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Community, Home and Garden

Native Plants & our Pioneers

On Thursday, 6th May, the Mitchelton and Districts Garden Club will meet at the Enoggera Memorial Hall if there are no restrictions in place.   The guest speaker, Geoff Robinson, will talk about the historical connection between native plants and our pioneers.  For instance, Australia’s national flower, the Golden Wattle, belongs to the acacia family – Acacia pycnantha. The early... Read More

by Editorial Team , 1 year ago

Community, FEATURED, Newsfeed

Women’s Shed Powers into 2021

While the Men’s Shed movement is well established within Brisbane, the sister movement of the Women’s Shed is far less so. However, that is soon set to change with the formation of the Women’s’ Shed at Ferny Grove (WSFG)—a first of its kind in Brisbane.  It’s also one of the few across Australia with a primary focus on wood and... Read More

by Editorial Team , 1 year ago

Community, FEATURED

Knitting for those in need – Donations required!

Every Thursday afternoon members of the Purls Knitting Group at Mitchelton gather to make items for those in great need.  The group is affiliated to Knitting for Brisbane’s Needy which was started in 2006 by Karen and Peter Croke from the Glasshouse Mountains. The duo see that the handmade blankets, toys and garments reach those in most need particularly in... Read More

by Editorial Team , 1 year ago

Community, History, Newsfeed

Contributions to the Society now welcome!

The Enoggera & Districts Historical Society Inc. has just completed its 2021 AGM – and is now doing a stocktake of its archives. If anyone out there has any photos, publications or memorabilia – that reflects our wonderful region’s community from years’ past – we would love to hear from you. Items donated will be maintained in our collection and... Read More

by katie , 1 year ago

Community, Home and Garden, Newsfeed

Stay Safe in the Home Garden

The Ferny Grove Garden club is delighted to be meeting again this year.  New members and visitors are very welcome to join them at their  next meeting on Friday, 30th April. Fire and Rescue Services will be coming to speak to members about safety in the home and garden. The club meets on the last Friday of each month at... Read More

by katie , 1 year ago

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