Community Heritage Grants Applications Now Open

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Member for Maranoa David Littleproud, is encouraging not-for-profit community organizations to apply for the Community Heritage Grants Program, which opened this week. Under the program, grants of up to $15,000 are provided to community organizations, like public libraries, museums, historical … [Read more...]

Finalists Announced for Rural Women’s Award

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Three inspirational and innovative Queensland Women will be vying for the prestigious Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation (RIRDC) Rural Women’s Award. The 2017 Queensland finalists are: •    Tracey Beikoff, Rescue Swag founder and Chief Executive Officer, Mareeba •    Jessica … [Read more...]

$100,000 in Seniors Week Funding Up for Grabs


Community organizations and councils can apply for subsidies of up to $1000 to help fund local events during Seniors Week 2017, to be held from 19-27 August. This year’s theme – ‘A Queensland for ALL Ages’ – aims to bring people of all ages and backgrounds together, to celebrate the many … [Read more...]

Easter on The Macintyre set to Rumble

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It’s one of the regions most favoured and flavoured events - Easter On the Macintyre and the organising committee are wasting no time this year in ensuring the 2017 Event surpasses previous years for family, friends and fun. The Easter long weekend that falls later in April this year, with event … [Read more...]

FRRR Grants Find Their Way to the Regions

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Goondiwindi Regional Council has received a Grant to assist its Festival of Economic Growth Project. The region has been a recipient of the funding in the latest round from The Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal (FRRR) and joins thirteen community groups in parts of Queensland and New … [Read more...]

Have Your Say on All Abilities Queensland


Disability Services Queensland want to hear from more of us as they shape the state’s future for people with disability to ensure we arrive at an approach that will help people with disability to achieve their goals and that Queenslanders of all abilities can live the life they choose. Disability … [Read more...]