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Playgrounds were cordoned off due to broken glass in Jubilee Park

Safety concerns over broken glass

Local children could not enjoy Beaudesert’s popular Jubilee Park playgrounds after smashed alcohol bottles forced the temporary closure of the area recently. Scenic Rim Regional Council cordoned off playgrounds to clean up broken glass in Jubilee Park, where the consumption of alcohol is prohibited. Morning walkers found the area full […]

McAuley College with Mayor Greg Christensen

Beaudesert businesses excel at Awards Night

Beaudesert businesses picked up four out of 13 awards at the recent Scenic Rim Business Excellence Awards. McAuley College were delighted to win the Excellence in Community Services award. Principal Deidre Young said the school aims to care for and nurture students to enable them to go on and become […]

Russel Paulson, Steve Flaws and William Coulter

Skilling locals for a brighter future

Over 20 locals have been given the opportunity to gain new skills and qualifications through Harvest Point Church’s new traineeship programs. The twenty week long paid traineeship will see the trainees gain a Certificate 1 in Construction, White Card and First Aid and CPR qualifications. Coordinator Steve Flaws said one […]


People and their pets

Tim and Anthea Walker with Baxter
People and their Pets

People and their pets – Tim, Anthea and Baxter

Tim and Anthea Walker’s Cavoodle, Baxter, is a much loved part of their family, to the point where Tim’s father Rod affectionately calls him ‘my granddog’. Baxter loves swimming and playing with Tim and Anthea’s cats, one of whom is Baxter’s best friend. He also loves going to work at […]

Jessi Groom and Holly Supplied
People and their Pets

People and their Pets- Holly Safari Groom

Holly Safari Groom is a two-year-old Cavoodle who loves to do tricks, especially when there are treats involved. Holly was the surprise at the end of a treasure hunt for Dani and Jessi, a Christmas gift from their parents. With a super sweet personality, Holly has been a much loved […]

Audry Thomson and Kara
People and their Pets

People and their Pets

Kara is an 11 month old Maltese-cross who is Audry Thomson’s canine companion.  Audry has had a hard few years, losing her son in a motorcycle accident two and a half years ago.  She said Kara was a gift from a friend who bred her.  She was born in the […]