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 Francesca on song with noteworthy initiative 

A Samford aged care worker is bringing a smile to the face of the seniors she cares for and supports – in ways beyond her job description.  Francesca Ruxton had not picked up her saxophone for 25 years but resumed playing the instrument to entertain and bring joy to residents of the Carinity Brookfield Green aged care community.  Each week... Read More

by katie , 2 days ago

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Road Works Patricks Road

 Moreton Bay Regional Council advises works are proceeding on the Patricks Road, Ferny Hills Road Rehabilitation project. Throughout construction every effort is made to minimise impacts on residents, school and peak travel times.  What to expect  The Council’s contractor is starting with the pavement work along Patricks Road. This work will generally be undertaken during the day between the hours... Read More

by katie , 4 days ago

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Humanitas High School Has Found a Home!

Brisbane’s newest community high school, Humanitas High School, will be moving into their new home at 93 Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley in the New Year.  Started by local Keperra and Ferny Hills teachers and parents, this democratic community high school is run by families and students who wish to have more input into their education. Humanitas offers individualised, project-based learning... Read More

by katie , 2 weeks ago

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Pine Hills Netball set for great season ahead!

After a shortened season in 2020, Pine Hills Netball Club is looking forward to getting back on the court in 2021 for a full season of winter fixtures.   Despite the disruption in 2020, over 90% of their players participated in the 9-week competition established by Downey Park Netball Association once restrictions had eased in the middle of the year.... Read More

by katie , 2 weeks ago

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Give Hockey a Go!

Arana Ascot Hockey is a long-established Club that has been local to Everton Hills and Ferny Grove for almost 30 years. They are gearing up for another exciting season for 2021.   Hockey benefits a child in a myriad of ways including improving balance, coordination, speed and endurance. It can also help your child develop their social and communication skills. ... Read More

by katie , 2 weeks ago

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Pine Hills Netball set for great season ahead!

After a shortened season in 2020, Pine Hills Netball Club is looking forward to getting back on the court in 2021 for a full season of winter fixtures.   Despite the disruption in 2020, over 90% of their players participated in the 9 week competition established by Downy Park Netball Association once restrictions had eased in the middle of the... Read More

by katie , 2 weeks ago

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2020 – Certainly a year to reflect on

2020 was a year of challenges for most people with the COVID 19 pandemic being likened to the N1H1 or Spanish Flu in 1918. We were encouraged to stay at home, practice social distancing, increase our personal hygiene regime and wear masks. Businesses were forced to shut their doors,  employees worked from home and schools sent children home to be... Read More

by katie , 2 weeks ago

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Sing with Serenata in 2021!

Make 2021 the year you take your singing beyond the confines of the driving seat of your car or your shower!  The Serenata Singers, a community choir based in The Gap, is holding an Open Night at 7.30pm on Monday 22nd February in the auditorium of The Gap Uniting Church, 1050 Waterworks Road. This is an excellent, COVID-safe opportunity to... Read More

by katie , 2 weeks ago

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A Red Hot Lord Mayor’s Seniors Cabaret

Congratulations to local entertainers, Hot Inspirations for being chosen from over 150 acts to open the 2020 Lord Mayor’s Seniors Cabaret. After what has been a tumultuous year for the group – and the entertainment industry as a whole – the trio were thrilled to be chosen and had a wonderful time entertaining the seniors. Hot Inspirations are a trio... Read More

by katie , 2 weeks ago

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Hamper Helpers Spread Christmas Joy!

Winding down for the end of the school year was the last thing on the minds of  Year 11 students at Everton Park State High School. The students held a Christmas hamper drive before they finished school on the 27th November and collected an amazing 1150 items of non perishable food items which they packaged into hampers.  The drive was... Read More

by katie , 4 weeks ago

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