Madeline Frazer. Image supplied.

Future footy star in the making

Madeline ‘Madi’ Frazer is kickstarting her rugby career at 15-years-old after being selected to play in the Titans Cup Grand Final for Keebra Park State High School. Keebra Park’s Year 9 /10 Division One girls team fought their way to the top of the ladder undefeated with an unfortunate ending […]

CWA members Sue Rimmington, Karen Lane and Charmaine Lamond.

Beaudesert CWA presents: Needles & Hooks Competition

Beaudesert Country Women’s Association (CWA) presents Needles & Hooks, a knitting and crocheting competition for crafters to enter their creations and win cash prizes.  Held on July 18, Needles & Hooks is open to members and non-members to give the community a chance to unleash their creativity and do so with […]

Upcoming comittee. (back) Lynette Kenny and Sylvia Hickey. (front) Helen Scroggie, Edwin Youll and Heather Barnes.

Connection and friendship at Beaudesert Seniors 

Beaudesert Seniors held their Annual General Meeting (AGM) on June 11 at Beaudesert Golf Club with 21 members gathered together to announce their 2024/25 committee.  Beaudesert Seniors is a social club for locals who appreciate participating in community activities, such as morning lawn bowls, playing cards, and joining other members […]

Miah-Rose Jones with Hash Brown, Orea, Cocoa and Marshmallow.
People and their Pets

People and their pets – Miah-Rose and Chicks

Miah-Rose Jones has found her latest furry companions Hash Brown, Oreo, Cocoa and Marshmallow after attending a Henny Penny Hatching program at Vacation Care. The 2-week-old chicks are Miah’s snuggle buddies, with her favourite being Hash Brown. “She just snuggles up, she’s overall like a snuggle chicken,” Miah said. 

Brent Draper with his family. Image supplied.

MasterChef winner brings Beauy ice-cream

Beaudesert born MasterChef 2023 winner Brent Draper partnered with Moremac Property Group to officially launch its Beaumoor project on June 29.  Brent and his family made a special appearance to serve homemade ice-cream to the locals.  

Aileen Heard, Karla Muller, Fritzie Perocho, Rosefel Peel and Marilyn Zeller. Image supplied.

Philippine culture celebrated

We all know that Beaudesert embraces Australian cultures, but what some may not know is that Beaudesert holds Philippine culture close to heart.  After mass at St Mary’s Catholic Church, a Multicultural Day was held to give the local community a taste of Philippine cuisine. This included some Beaudesert Rotary […]

Kristen Sorrenson. Image supplied.

Local tattooist hosts expo

Beaudesert-bred tattoo artist Kristen Sorrenson is hosting this year’s Australian Tattoo Expo at Brisbane Convention Centre with over 300 artists locally and travelling showcasing their skills from July 19 until July 21.  Australian Tattoo Expo is the largest tattoo convention in Australia that caters towards celebrating tattoo culture and supporting […]

Stage Manager David Barnes and RSL President/Organiser Brian McInnis.

Kooralbyn Valley RSL celebrates Vietnam veterans

Community support was strong for ex-servicemen who experienced the Vietnam War when the Kooralbyn Valley RSL Sub Branch hosted a Vietnam Veterans Concert at Billabong Park.  The evening went from 2pm until 5pm kicking off with a re-enactment of a chopper pick-up by the Jimboomba Cadets.  Live entertainment was provided […]

Clint Spence, Margaret, Stuart and Thea Franklin.

Mitre 10 celebrates 60th birthday

Beaudesert Hardware Mitre 10 celebrated their 60th birthday with staff and the Franklin family sharing memories and some cake with locals.  Beaudesert Hardware was first registered on June 22, 1964, by three locally born and raised sons of Henry Danby and Agnes Franklin: Roy, Stuart and Donald Franklin. In 1976, they […]