A New Gateway to Small Grants

Rural & Regional Renewal

The Foundation for Rural & Regional Renewal is now inviting applications from community groups across rural, regional and remote Australia to its flagship Small Grants for Rural Communities program. There is $380,000 available in grants of up to $5,000 to enable local non-profit groups to … [Read more...]

Get Ready Gundy Region

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Get the Calender out and start planning now…. Because over the next few months things around Gondi Region really go off. Goondiwindi Regional Council says the actively calendar between now and July next year is filling up and it’s an exciting time for locals, business and visitors alike. The … [Read more...]

Bush Nurse- 2017 RFDS Queensland Hero

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A dedicated commitment to the wellbeing of her small central Queensland community has seen Lesley De Landelles take home the 2017 RFDS Queensland Hero award, presented to her at a gala event held in Brisbane. A bush nurse from Jericho, Lesley has been praised for her complete selflessness when it … [Read more...]

HOPE Deadly Recruits Camp

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A special camp held this month for young people in the South West as part of the State Government and community-supported HOPE Project initiative has proved a great success. Recruits youth camp and mentoring program hosted 22 students from Cunnamulla, Charleville and St George state schools … [Read more...]

Charity Concert Comes Together

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Hundreds of locals are expected to turn out this Sunday for a huge charity concert at the Goondiwindi Water Park as the regions’ community moves to help raise funds for local, Jan Jan Charles and the Pink Family in the wake of last week’s horrific accident near Bogabilla. The free benefit … [Read more...]

SES Secures Key Sponsor

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State Emergency Service (SES) volunteers across the State will be better-equipped to help the community prepare for and respond to emergency events with NRMA Insurance announcing it will extend its partnership with the Queensland SES for two more years. Queensland Fire and Emergency Services … [Read more...]

Wanted: Big Ideas for Oldies

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The search for Queensland’s most creative, age-friendly ideas is on with the opening of a new grants program to help create more inclusive communities. The Advancing Queensland: Age-friendly community grants will range from $25,000 up to $100,000 to help councils, organisations, … [Read more...]