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Gloss Magazine Bribie Islander 17th Edition August 16th 2019 Issue 94

Get all your community news and information. Bribie Islands only community gloss magazine NOW EVERY TWO WEEKS! – Articles on boating, camping, fishing, life, drama, travel destinations, sports and what to see and do...
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Bribie Island Wildlife – BRONZE – CUCKOOS

Tags: Wildlife. Native. Birds. Cuckoo. Australian. Queensland. Bribie Island. Moreton Bay Bronze-Cuckoos are the smallest of the Cuckoo species in Australia. They have iridescent bronze-green plumage and are barred on their underparts. Their calls are...

THE DUNNY DOOR

Generally speaking, I am not one for collecting material washed up on the beach. I left that to my husband who could not wander along the strand without bringing home a selection of hooks,...
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The Bribie WINELANDER

The merry go round of the judging of wines around Australia has begun with the Royal Queensland Wine Show and it was a $15 Shiraz from Deep Woods Estate near Yallingup in Western Australia...

BEAUTY VS BURGLARY

Familiar old sayings such as “good as gold, cheaper than chips” have long been around in the Aussie vernacular but “beauty vs burglary” is not normally as common as maybe it should. The past...
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BRIBIE BOWLS CLUB BOTTLE CAP CAMPAIGN

Bottle caps are fully recyclable. Unfortunately, as reported on ABC’s ‘War on Waste’, they aren’t being recycled. They get sent to landfill, they fall through machinery, and in worst-case scenarios, if attached to a...

GOING OUT ON A HIGH

After seven years of hosting the New Year’s Eve markets and fireworks in Brennan Park, the BIDCA (Bribie Island District Community Appeal) team are ready to hand over the event to any organisation that...

Craig’s Artist of the Month talk 9th August

A MOUNTAIN AND HIS CAMERA Our favourite 6ft 5in ‘mountain’ is back with us as Artist of the Month for August, right on time for the Matthew Flinders Art Prize in the gallery. And that,...
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Helly’s Celebrities of the 20th Century – KENNY BAKER

Tags: Celebrities. Famous People. Actors. KENNY BAKER C 3PO Star Wars. “I’d sooner be a dwarf than a giant!” declares 44-year-old Kenny Baker bravely with vehemence and philosophical conviction that belies his 112 cm (3’8”) frame...
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Queensland History – STEPPING THROUGH HISTORY

Tags: History. Historical. Bribie Island. Moreton Bay. Queensland. Australia WALK WITH ME THRO’ OLD BRIBIE Barry Clark I write this regular History Page to introduce readers to a few fascinating facts about this place where we live....

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The Bribie WINELANDER

The merry go round of the judging of wines around Australia has begun with the Royal Queensland Wine Show and it was a $15 Shiraz from Deep Woods Estate near Yallingup in Western Australia...
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The Bribie Winelander July 2019

Tags: Wine. Wineries. Red. White. Australian. Queensland A few weeks ago we noted the contribution that Mr Tom Angove made to the Australian wine industry when he invented the first wine cask in 1965 which...

Featured Articles

Tags: Celebrities. Famous People. Actors. KENNY BAKER C 3PO Star Wars. “I’d sooner be a dwarf than a giant!” declares 44-year-old Kenny Baker bravely with vehemence and philosophical conviction that belies his 112 cm (3’8”) frame...
Tags: Native Australian Wildlife. Birds. BooBook Owls. Bribie Island. Moreton Bay. Queensland Australian Boobook Owls are the smallest and most common of the Australian Owls and are reasonably common breeding residents on Bribie Island. They...

EMERGENCY ON BRIBIE

A new proposed multi-level Minor Accident/ Emergency Centre & Hospital for Bribie Island and nearby areas. Husband and wife Raahul and Arti Vaid are the Doctors making this happen with plans waiting for imminent...

Local Events

Event – TOP SPEAKERS AT QUEENSLAND GARDEN EXPO

A full line up of speakers will keep the expected crowd of 40,000 busy according to the spokesperson for the show’s organisers. Whether it is bees or bromeliads, composting or camellias, the Queensland Garden Expo will have something for everyone when it opens for its 35th year on 12...

MARKETPLACE, NINGI

A new initiative by the Sandstone Point Lions is MarketPlace. MarketPlace is a community market held on the first Saturday of every month at the Hall Grounds, Bribie Island Road in the centre of Ningi. The next MarketPlace is on Saturday, 6 July - 7 am to 12 noon...

ABBEY MEDIEVAL FESTIVAL 2019

Tags: Caboolture medieval festival Brisbane Moreton Bay. Step into a Medieval World and Cure Post-Game of Thrones Blues at Abbeystowe. This year marks the 30th anniversary for Caboolture’s Abbey Medieval Festival, which provides an authentic medieval experience for families and Westeros junkies alike. The most recognised element of the Abbey Medieval...

HERE’S A SWEET EVENT

The Queensland Beekeepers are holding their annual State Field Day, at Bribie Island State Primary School, 31-63 First Avenue, Bribie Island, on Saturday 1 June 2019. Gates will be open from 9 am to 3 pm. Entry cost is $5 per adult, and children when accompanied by an adult,...

MUMS TOO COOL FOR SCHOOL

The cooler weather is making for a pleasant change but have a think back a few months ago and remember when we had day after day of mid- 30-degree temperatures. Even our beautiful Island paradise wasn’t spared this last Summer’s blistering heatwave conditions. Featured image(top): 1st Prize Well if you are a...

Craig’s Artist of the Month talk 9th August

A MOUNTAIN AND HIS CAMERA Our favourite 6ft 5in ‘mountain’ is back with us as Artist...
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MATTHEW FLINDERS ART PRIZE 2019 Gallery – Starts July 20th

Tags: art gallery, Matthew Flinders, artist, artwork, Bribie Island. Moreton Bay. Brisbane Excitement is building for...
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THE ART OF RUNNING BY LORNA GROVES

Tags: Bribie Island Art. Art Gallery. Artist. Artwork. Brisbane. Moreton Bay. No, not that sort of...

THE CHANGING FACE OF TELEVISION

SEEING IS BELIEVING! HARVEY NORMAN ROTHWELL HAS THE AMAZING SAMSUNG 8K TV... AND YOU SIMPLY HAVE...
Superannuation advice. Money. Financial. Councillor. Bribie Island. Brisbane.

HOME EQUITY RELEASE FOR THE OVER 60’S

Tags: Money. Financial advice. Equity. Retirement. Preserving the equity in your home is a very worthwhile...

NEW FAMILY NATUROPATH CLINIC FOR BRIBIE

Tags: Bribie Island Naturopath. With good health and well being a priority for most of us...

Need grant money for your community group?

The Liberal and Nationals’ Government has committed $150,000 to fund up to 20 local community...
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BIG PLANS FOR PENSIONERS’ CLUB

Tags: Bribie Island Clubs and Groups. Recently the Toorbul & Donnybrook Pensioners’ Club held its AGM...

MARKET RAFFLE SUPPORTS AUSSIE STUDENTS

You’ve probably been roped in by big smiles from the Bribie VIEW members at the...
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Bribie Island Wildlife – BRONZE – CUCKOOS

Tags: Wildlife. Native. Birds. Cuckoo. Australian. Queensland. Bribie Island. Moreton Bay Bronze-Cuckoos are the smallest of...
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AUSTRALIAN BOOBOOK OWL – NINOX NOVAESEELANDIAE

Tags: Native Australian Wildlife. Birds. BooBook Owls. Bribie Island. Moreton Bay. Queensland Australian Boobook Owls are...
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Bribie Island Wildlife MICRO BATS

Tags: Native wildlife. Bats. Australian. Queensland. Bribie Island There are two types of bats - Mega...
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Helly’s Celebrities of the 20th Century – KENNY BAKER

Tags: Celebrities. Famous People. Actors. KENNY BAKER C 3PO Star Wars. “I’d sooner be a dwarf than...
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AUSTRALIAN BOOBOOK OWL – NINOX NOVAESEELANDIAE

Tags: Native Australian Wildlife. Birds. BooBook Owls. Bribie Island. Moreton Bay. Queensland Australian Boobook Owls are...

EMERGENCY ON BRIBIE

A new proposed multi-level Minor Accident/ Emergency Centre & Hospital for Bribie Island and nearby...

EDUCATION EMPOWERS TIARNAH FOR COMMUNITY CHANGE

A Woorim resident passionate about the power of education to assist communities locally and globally...
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SCHOOL CAPTAINS UPHOLD TRADITION

The class of 2019 Senior Investiture ceremony was held on the 15th February this year....

A SPECIAL BENCH

There is no doubt that each and every one of us has experienced a time...
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Helly’s Celebrities of the 20th Century – KENNY BAKER

Tags: Celebrities. Famous People. Actors. KENNY BAKER C 3PO Star Wars. “I’d sooner be a dwarf than...
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MOVIE REVIEW – YESTERDAY

Tags: Yesterday. Movie Reviews. Bizarre or imaginative; far-fetched or creative… You will be on one side...
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SOPHIA LOREN – HELLY’S CELEBRITIES OF THE 20TH CENTURY

Tags: Sophia Loren Celebrities. Actors. Movie Stars. Famous People Behind a large semicircular glass table, at...
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The Bribie WINELANDER

The merry go round of the judging of wines around Australia has begun with the...
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The Bribie Winelander July 2019

Tags: Wine. Wineries. Red. White. Australian. Queensland A few weeks ago we noted the contribution that...
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The bribie Winelander May 2019

If you want to see the colour drain from a winemaker’s face just mention the...
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Laugh Riot April 2019

Tags: Funny jokes. Humour THREE WISHES “A little old lady was sitting in her rocking chair...
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Laugh Riot – March 2019

Tags: Funny jokes. Humour. Riddles “I used to work at McDonald’s making minimum wage. You know...
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LAUGH RIOT – Dec 2019

An Irishman was terribly overweight, so his doctor put him on a diet . “I...

The Bribie Islander Dec 2018 Issue 53

Tags: Bribie Island Local Newspaper. Blog. Queensland Tourist Destination. Get all your local news from your...