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CARE KITS FOR KIDS KICKING OFF IN SANDGATE

Over 10,200 children are in out-of-home or crisis care in Queensland and community support is vital for their wellbeing and livelihood.   To strengthen this support, Care Kits...

ON YA BIKE, BRISBANE!

Just 10 minutes of pedaling, that's all that's being asked by 'Love to Ride Brisbane' organisers this year for your chance to win. The annual...

D-DAY FOR DAGWOOD DOG VENDOR

It’s Ekka week and at this time of year Jesse Mcdonald is usually set up and selling Dagwood dogs at the RNA showgrounds.  But Covid-19 meant the...

COUNCILLORS APOLOGISE TO LGBTIQ+ COMMUNITY 

It’s a heated debate that was sparked when a group of young Liberal National Club members stormed a Brisbane City Council Library to interrupt...

BRISBANE’S BEEN RAZZLE DAZZLED

Who said the streets of Brisbane were bland? From 10 August until 22 November 2020 a special outdoor gallery of art will be on display...

OVERWHELMING SUPPORT FOR DAGWOOD DOG VENDOR 

This time of year Jesse Mcdonald is usually set up at the Ekka selling Dagwood dogs, but Covid-19 has canceled the annual show.  With nowhere to go and no other...

MARITIME UNION WANTS ANSWERS OVER REMOVAL OF CITY FERRIES

Brisbane’s beloved city hopper and cross-river ferries were suddenly removed from service last month, with the Lord Mayor citing safety concerns. The lack of notice...

INALA LIONS TO THE RUBBISH RESCUE

Maureen and Dirk Scalongne have lived in Forest Lake for more than 20 years. Dirk suffers from a debilitating and painful back condition, so when...

PLANTING SEEDS FOR COMMUNITY GROWTH IN WYNNUM-MANLY

The green light has been given to two exciting new developments in Wynnum West. The first is a new child care centre, set to be...

EINBUNPIN FESTIVAL GOES ONLINE

It’s been running on the last Sunday of every July since 1991, but this year the Northside’s favourite festival had a different feel. With Covid-19 restrictions...

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IT’S TIME TO GET YOUR SPOOK ON

Each year in Bulimba, a special crowd of spooky families gather to celebrate all things Halloween. It's called 'Hocus Pocus Halloween' and this year the...

SANDGATE YOUTH FESTIVAL BACK IN-PERSON

After the wonderful, adaptive, virtual performances last year, the Sandgate Youth Festival is back this year in-person. The event is in it's third year with...

YOUR GUIDE TO: VALLEY FIESTA 2021

It wasn't the best of times when our Ekka public holiday was called off. But the people's day has been moved to the 29th of...

AUSSIE BACKYARD BIRD COUNT

Every year bird nerds across the country stop for 20 minutes and count the types of birds they see in their favourite outdoor spaces. This...