Archive for posts tagged with 'community'

Free come and try bowls and BBQ

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Free come and try bowls and BBQ

Stay Active. Stay Engaged in Bowls. Social fun afternoon to experience bowls and enjoy a community event for all. Open…

Domestic violence

Brisbane Extra

Brisbane takes a stand against Australia’s silent killer

We hear a lot about shark culls and one-punch-can-kill campaigns – but there’s another, silent killer…

Paws Walk to fight animal cruelty

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Paws Walk to fight animal cruelty

More than 20,000 Brisbanites and their dogs will join the Paws Walk to support the RSPCA and their work with animals…

Mick Curran and Jamie Teh

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A royal visit

Ever wanted to meet royalty? Creators of screen reader NVDA Mick Curran and Jamie Teh will get the chance this…

Games Just for Fun and Charity

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Games Just for Fun and Charity

It's a fun and great value night out full of laughter and creativity. Play between 12 to 16 different games, mix with…

Walk In Our Shoes

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Walk In Our Shoes

On Sunday April 13th 2014, a group of young people with the support of community and entertainment workers will run a…

Waitress receives life-changing tips

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Waitress receives life-changing tips

This waitress is about to have her best shift ever with life-altering tips she receives from her…

A safe environment for all Queenslanders

Brisbane's Voice

A safe environment for all Queenslanders

We’re taking a stand against alcohol-related violence, writes Premier Campbell Newman, and your thoughts are…

Kicking goals around the world

Brisbane Extra

Kicking goals around the world

10 year-old Mac Millar is a Brisbane soccer fan with a plan – and helping children in Afghanistan is only the star…

Laurelle Buckley, Julie Edwards, Riy Saunders and Charmaine Creeaune

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Guide Dogs Good Paw Wine Luncheon

Guide Dogs Queensland hosted a wine lunch for their supporters to keep everyone updated on the progress of the…

Don’t be a fool – change your smoke alarm battery

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Don’t be a fool – change your smoke alarm battery

The Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) and Duracell are urging residents to change the batteries in their…

‘Courage & Strength’ art exhibition

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‘Courage & Strength’ art exhibition

Courage & Strength is the title given to the exhibition and silent art auction of a group of local artists to…

Australia's Biggest Morning Tea ambassadors

Brisbane Extra

Big cuppa to help raise funds for Cancer Council

Cancer Council is celebrating Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea by sending the world’s biggest tea bag…

Home for Good campaign launch

Brisbane Extra

Helping people find homes for good

An in-depth assessment of Queensland’s homeless population is planned as a part of a new campaign to tackle…

Feel the community spirit on Neighbour Day

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Feel the community spirit on Neighbour Day

Do you know who lives next door to you? What about across the road or down the street? Sunday 30 March is Neighbour…

Jamie’s Mobile Kitchen comes to Brisbane

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Jamie’s Mobile Kitchen comes to Brisbane

Bookings have now opened for Jamie Oliver’s community-based cooking courses, beginning in Carina next month. Jamie’s…

Injecting URBNE flair into the city

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Injecting URBNE flair into the city

Now in its 3rd year, U.R{BNE} Festival focuses on getting the community to design Brisbane’s loved social spaces. From…

Top 5: best breakfasts in New Farm

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Top 5: best breakfasts in New Farm

We’ve selected five of New Farm’s best up-and-coming cafes, perfect for a slow weekend brunch… 1.…