More options brought forward for school

The Department of Education presented two options for the original Veresdale Scrub State School building, but members of the public asked about another, seemingly unconsidered option. The Department presented two options:  to restore the building […]

Queensland Cake Decorators Association President Dawn Hebblewhite, Beaudesert branch President Betty Knight and Treasurer Jane Thomas. Image supplied.

Ten years of decorating cakes

When Betty Knight moved to the Scenic Rim, she noticed the potential for a cake decorating group to be formed for Beaudesert and surrounding areas. With the help of a fellow cake decorator, Dale Pidgeon, […]

2022 Showgirl Courtney Teese and Rural Ambassador Jess Jurd. Image supplied.

Show ambassadors announced

Courtney Teese is the 2022 Beaudesert Showgirl, Jessica Jurd is 2022 Rural Ambassador, Brianna Turner is Junior Show Ambassador and Isabella Hardy is Runner-up Junior Show Ambassador. Beaudesert Show Society named its 2022 Show Ambassadors […]

Teacher Sami Pyyvaara (second from left) with students Sean Dubbelman, Aaron Disley and Troy Mihic. Image supplied.

Students give back and learn

The impressive new herringbone tongue and groove ceiling in the Wild Mountains main hall is an ode to teamwork and community. Students helped build it through a partnership between Wild Mountains Trust, a non-profit environmental […]

Maureen Hanson and granddaughter Matilda.

Local girl carries Commonwealth baton abroad

Beaudesert girl Matilda Hanson has done her hometown proud, carrying the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games baton through Bethesda in Wales. Nobody was prouder of Matilda than her grandmother, Maureen Hanson, who tipped the Beaudesert Bulletin […]

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 […]