Are you a 2023 Beaudesert Show Ambassador?

The Beaudesert Show Society Showgirl committee are on the lookout for the Beaudesert Show Society’s next ambassadors for the 2023 Beaudesert Show. Show Ambassador Coordinator, Tim Andrews said the society were looking for a Beaudesert Showgirl, a Beaudesert Junior Show Ambassador and a Beaudesert Rural Ambassador. The details are: 1. […]


Commitment pays off for golfers

Emotional Win in Cleavage Cup Thea Mitchell and Sharon Brook fought back tears after winning Beaudesert Golf Club’s Cleavage Cup. It was the fourth time the Cup has run and the first time Thea and Sharon have competed as a team. They praised runners-up Nicki Mulligan and Chris Van Daalen, […]


McAuley celebrates SECA success

McAuley College once again brought home the Percentage Cup Trophy at the SECA Cross Country carnival, for the sixth consecutive time! This Cup is presented to the school with the highest percentage of participation. “It’s a calculation made from the total number of points accrued and the number of students […]


Following in the footsteps of bravery

Within three hours and 23 minutes, a McAuley College team of five completed the 18km Kokoda Challenge. Katie Brown, Toby Brown, Teresa McClure and Macy Wright, along with teacher Miss Kiara Olivares, ran the trail on Saturday 3 June 2023, raising funds for the Kokoda Challenge Youth Program. Starting at […]

Courtney Davidson and Benji
People and their Pets

People and their pets – Courtney and Benji

Benji is a five month old Kelpie whose unusual cream colouring really makes him stand out. Courtney has owned Benji since he was a young pup. She described Benji as a very energetic dog who loves to play fetch, especially with his ball. Benji also likes Courtney’s cat, Hamish. “He […]

Art and Culture

Music, Dance and Art on show for Arts Open Day

GTM Music Studios will join with Loyalty Dance Co to present the biggest Arts Open Day Beaudesert has seen. Both studios will open their doors on 1 July to give visitors of all ages and experience the chance to try out musical instruments, dance programs and fine arts. Kylie Moss […]


Pushing on for Mental Health

Teaspoons and Aprons was buzzing when they held their coffee and cars night in support of the Tatsu Do Karate’s team in the Push-Up Challenge for Mental Health. With live music by Jack Anderson (also a participant in the Push-Up Challenge), great food and some retro cars on show, the […]


Multiculturalism celebrated

When the idea to celebrate multiculturalism in the St Mary’s Parish was discussed late last year, the question was asked, “Are we really diverse enough to organise such an event, surely no-one will come?”  The answer was most definitely and people certainly came along to celebrate. The day began with […]

Beaudesert Rotary President Mark McCabe with Dan Mallon.

A wee taste of Scotland

Thirty Beaudesert Rotary members enjoyed a taste of Scotland when they  held a Single Malt Whisky tasting and Scottish supper at the Stationmaster’s House. Held as a fundraiser for local foodbank Tracey’s Pantry and Rotary projects, guests enjoyed tastings of five single malt Scotch whiskies selected by whiskey enthusiast, Dan […]