Members of the Australian Olympic Rowing Team training at Wyaralong in 2021. Photo by Keer Moriarty.

Wyaralong secures major regatta

Wyaralong Dam will play host to the state’s best rowers and all their supporters after the region secured the 2022 Queensland Grade Championship Rowing Regatta. The regatta, set for 3 – 4 December, is being […]

A mural at Vonda Youngman Community Centre, Tamborine Mountain. Photo by Mark Paddick
Art and Culture

Public art in focus

The topic of ‘placemaking’ will be on the table for discussion at the 2 August Arts Dinner at The Centre in Beaudesert.  Set against the backdrop of the Life in Focus exhibition, which includes the […]

Jeff McConnell.
Council News

Council Comment – 15 July

Deputy Mayor The Deputy Mayor position is reviewed every twelve months, so it was a privilege at the 24 May Ordinary Meeting to be elected by a majority of my fellow Councillors to the role […]

Virginia West.
Council News

Council Comment – 1 July

Gender equity in our community I feel this is too important a matter to not “call out” given the theme of International Womens Day 2022-Break The Bias and similar themes in past years.  As community […]

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Council News

Council Watch – 17 June 2022

Bouquet Thank you to the four Councillors who voted in favour of a review of council meeting procedures and a return to a transparent and open Planning Committee. No prizes for guessing which three opposed […]

Scenic Rim's Australia Day Award winners
Council News

Council Comment – Cr Michael Enright

Australia Day Awards While the announcement of the 2022 Australia Day Awards was delayed due to COVID restrictions, the celebrations were no less special during the recent Queensland Day event.   It was inspiring to […]