FEATURED, Newsfeed

Serving up a good dose of community spirit

You may have remembered, we published a story this time last year regarding The Hills Community Breakfast Club – a free community breakfast at TaxArana in Arana Hills to help the most vulnerable within our community. The Hills Community Breakfast Club was a collaboration between Arana Hills local Steve Brett, the Picabeen Community Centre and the Older Women’s Network (OWNQ),... Read More

Student team crowned Brisbane North champions

Over the first seven weeks of Term 3, two teams... Read More

Cash in your containers for the Scouts

COVID-19 has not been kind to our local community organisations... Read More

Health, Newsfeed

Working from home – a pain in the neck?

Neck pain is an extremely common complaint among desk workers and at Keperra Physiotherapy Clinic they have seen a large increase in neck pain and headaches with the move to working from home during COVID.   Much of this is neck pain is associated with workstation set-up and a change in daily routine with zoom meetings meaning workers are moving... Read More

by katie , 2 days ago

Health, Newsfeed

Local physio will have you performing at your peak

Rohan Davies and Kate Macdermid are at the core of Northside Sports Medicine and hold an expansive 35+ years of Physiotherapy experience between them. That’s not bad in a profession where the average career spans only 7 years!  Rohan and Kate are passionate about helping people achieve their best, whether they are looking to improve activity levels, or to recover... Read More

by katie , 2 days ago


Researching the Convict in your Family!

Recently I walked past a local liquor shop and saw a promotion of a new wine label, 19 Crimes.  The wine label has used the original gaol photographs of a number of convicts transported to Australia for their crimes. This put me in mind of my research for my convict ancestors.  How I would have loved to see one of... Read More

by katie , 2 days ago

Local Sports Club news, Newsfeed

Come and Try the great game of Netball!

As the Downey Park Netball Association 9-Week Blast comes to an end, Arana Netball Club have already prepared additional netball opportunities for our community. Arana Netball Club Inc are offering junior players (7-13year olds) the opportunity to come and try netball or brush up on their skills during the off season with a FREE junior netball clinic. The clinic will... Read More

by katie , 2 days ago

Newsfeed, School News

It’s Mural Mania in the Art Department!

Year 9 and 10 Art Students have been involved in an ‘artist in residence’ workshop, with local Sunshine Coast artist Sarah Sculley. The project involved lessons held over a month where students learned the process of creating a major mural project with involvement in concept design and mural painting techniques.  Sarah incorporated the students’ design concepts to develop the finished... Read More

by katie , 2 days ago