New Grants Program Opens for Neighbourhood Centres

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Neighbourhood Centres across Queensland can share in $550,000 as the government opens the purse strings for one-off grants to run events, deliver projects, or to purchase equipment to help make their communities thrive. Minister for Communities Coralee O'Rourke has announced the new Thriving … [Read more...]

Smile – You’re on A Community Camera

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Today, St George police launched the Community Camera Alliance, a voluntary closed-circuit television (CCTV) registration program. The initiative aims to promote the positive relationship between the community and police by encouraging the registration of CCTV systems located in residential and … [Read more...]

Community Groups Urged to Apply

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Community organisations are being urged to apply for grants of up to $35,000 as the latest round of Gambling Community Benefit Fund’s grants opens for aplications today. Community groups were able to apply for funding between $500 and $35,000 for Round 97 of Queensland’s largest one-off grants … [Read more...]

Talwood community swings into action

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The Talwood community will soon see a new playground set installed in the recreational park area. The new playground is the result of consultation with the Talwood Community Consultative Committee. Councillor Rob Mackenzie, Council representative to that committee, has confirmed that an order … [Read more...]

Community Heritage Grants Round Opens

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Grants of up to $15,000 are available for community organisations such as museums, libraries, archives, genealogical and historical societies, and Indigenous and multicultural groups. The grants are designed to assist community organisations in the preservation and protection of locally owned … [Read more...]

107 Queenslanders on Australia Day Honours List

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107 Queenslanders from a wide range of regions and walks of life have been recognised on this year’s list. Included among them are Tennis legend Evonne Goolagong-Cawley, philanthropist Roy Thompson and champion golfer Karrie Webb are among the Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says the honours … [Read more...]

Spread the Word

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Nearly a third of visitors to the Goondiwindi region are friends and family of locals and Goondiwindi Regional Council’s range of new promotional products are now available to better promote the region, so the call is on for us all to stock up. Mayor Graeme Scheu says there’s also some really … [Read more...]