Historical Society making history

The Tamborine Mountain Historical Society will continue to make history after receiving a boost through the Federal Government’s Stronger Communities Fund. The Tamborine Mountain Historical Society received $5,000 to construct a weather, fire and vermin proof archival storage room to house the Society’s original documents, photos and items. President Muriel Shephard said the funding would…

Beechmont cricketers hitting sixes

Beechmont’s cricketers are set for a first class season after the Beechmont Recreation Arts and Sports Association received a boost through the Federal Government’s Stronger Communities Fund. The Beechmont Recreation Arts and Sports Association received $9,905 to help with the cost of installing a white picket fence to mark the boundary of their cricket oval.…

Redbacks kick on with grant

The Gatton Redbacks have received a boost to continue kicking goals for local football players through the Federal Government’s Stronger Communities Fund. The Gatton Redbacks Football Club received $12,000 to help with the cost of purchasing a new mower to maintain their grounds to the highest standard. President Adam Halstead said the new mower would…

Scenic Rim bridge upgrades complete

Local road users will have access to safer and more reliable travel after two bridges in the Scenic Rim were upgraded with the support of the Federal Government. Adams Bridge at Rosevale and Churchbank Bridge at Mutdapilly were replaced along with Tramway Bridge at Christmas Creek through a partnership of the national Bridges Renewal Program…

Digging deep for our diggers

 Soldiers serving abroad will get a taste of the Fassifern’s country hospitality this Christmas when the Rotary Club of Fassifern Valley sends 60 Digger Boxes to troops overseas. The club will send the boxes through the Australian Government’s Support the Troops initiative, with items to be sent and packed by this Friday. Donations of small,…

Building Better Regions Fund now open

Local organisations are encouraged to apply for Round Two of the Building Better Regions Fund, with applications now open for funding to support job creation and economic growth in Wright. Federal Member for Wright Scott Buchholz said the Australian Government was investing in the local region. “The Building Better Regions Fund supports local businesses and…