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Establishment of Everton Park Kindergarten

At a public meeting held on Thursday 28th March 1957, at St Judes’ Hall, a Kindergarten Association was formed. Fundraising began with much enthusiasm and excitement, but the process of acquiring land resulted in many disappointments and setbacks. However, in October 1961, the Trustees signed a lease, that had been drawn up by the Brisbane City Council for 28 Fallon... Read More

by Editorial Team , 3 months ago

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Where Children Come First!

C&K Everton Park Kindergarten, located at 28 Fallon Street, Everton Park, has been through a lot of changes since it opened in 1962 . However, the philosophy has always stayed the same; ‘Where Children Come First!’ C&K Everton Park is a not for profit community kindy, which means any profits are reinvested into the Kindergarten for future years. The Kindergarten... Read More

by Editorial Team , 3 months ago

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Saturday Playgroup at MPC

Mitchelton Pre-Schooling Centre (MPC) has two very shady playgrounds with many natural spaces to explore. The centre welcomes families with 0 to 5 year old children into the community to come and play.  Although Playgroup ground to a halt in Term 2, the gates will be open every second Saturday in Term 3. Many families use this time as an... Read More

by Editorial Team , 3 months ago

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Local childcare centre spreads joy in the community

Although COVID-19 restrictions are gradually easing, the current advice for those aged over 70, or aged over 60 with a pre-existing health condition, is still to stay home unless for essential purposes. Many aged care facilities have closed their doors or implemented restrictions on visitors to protect the health and safety of their residents. To help ease the loneliness experienced by many... Read More

by Editorial Team , 3 months ago

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Music students shine online at Mt Maria College

Mt Maria College has been filled with music as Mt Maria Music students prepare for their very first virtual ensemble concert.  Typically held at the end of each semester for College families, COVID-19 restrictions have meant the ensemble concert will be streamed online for families to enjoy in their own Beginner Band, Chamber Strings, Wind Band, Percussion Ensemble, and the... Read More

by Editorial Team , 4 months ago

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Back to School 2020 Photo Gallery

Excitement was in the air this week with our local kids starting back at school. Here we have some fabulous photos of some of the kids on their first day back! ...

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by Editorial Team , 9 months ago

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Ferny Grove State High School Centre of Excellence completed on time!

The $19.9 million Centre of Excellence at Ferny Grove State High School is open to students on time and under budget. I had the chance to get an early look at the new centre with Executive Principal John Schuh and 2020 School Captain Natalie Peck and I was blown away. The facilities are nothing short of amazing and represent a... Read More

by Editorial Team , 9 months ago

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Rocket launch at Ferny Grove sets a STEM spectacle

There were exciting times today at Ferny Grove State High School! Five future STEM students took part in firing a rocket hybrid motor on the schools oval and will be broadcasted on national news in the upcoming days. Nick Green from PFI brought his authentic rocket motor to the school and explained how this piece of technology will shape Australia’s... Read More

by Editorial Team , 11 months ago

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A picture speaks a 1000 words

On Friday 20th September, the Patricks Road State School community gathered to celebrate the unveiling of their new mural ‘Together We Lead,’ that sits pride of place in the new outdoor learning area of the school for all to enjoy. This unique artwork was created in commemoration of NAIDOC week 2019 and United Nations International Year of Indigenous Languages. It... Read More

by Editorial Team , 11 months ago

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Ferny Grove State High School: 2019 Awards

Ferny Grove State High School held their annual Senior Awards Ceremony on Wednesday 30 October 2019 where they celebrated the achievements of students from Years 10 to 12 in the presence of staff, family, friends and special guests.  The major awards for 2019 were:-  School Dux,sponsored by Honeywill Consulting: Reina Baulch. Caltex Best All Rounder, sponsored by Arana Leagues Club:... Read More

by Editorial Team , 12 months ago

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