Out and about in Pumicestone with Ross Konowalenko

LOOKING FORWARD TO GETTING BACK TO THE ‘PRE COVID19’ DAYS? THEN BY SUPPORTING SMALL BUSINESSES IN OUR PUMICESTONE & QUEENSLAND, WE CAN THEN GET US ALL ON THE ROAD TO NORMALITY AND PROSPERITY. Make no...

Happy Birthday Les

Les Bax has celebrated his 88th birthday on the 29th of September. We would all like to wish Les a very happy birthday with many more to come. Les is an outstanding member of our...

Happy 100th Birthday

THE STAFF AT BRIBIE COVE CELEBRATED A DAY OF SIGNIFICANCE WITH RESIDENT FLORENCE MILLS WHO TURNED 100 Florence spent her very special day with her fellow residents who she describes as her great friends who...

Pies for Polio

Rotary first launched its Polio Plus Program in 1985. Since then, the world has seen a substantial reduction in the number of polio cases. In the 1980s, there were 1,000 new cases per day...

2020 Vision

I've been wearing glasses for 25 years. Since I was 40-ish. Well, go on, do the math. In fact, I remember my forties well – my middle age. (To be honest, I still think of...

Who is Songdahla?

Songdahla is about High-Frequency Health. For the last 25 years Dianne Butler has actively shared/taught healing techniques on the Central Coast in NSW. 2 years ago, she moved to Sandstone Lakes near Bribie Island...

North Harbour Marina Precinct could be Queensland’s next PDA

Plans for a massive $2.74 billion marina and recreational precinct for queensland’s moreton bay region will be significantly advanced if the state government backs a new council push to declare the project a priority...

Go Team Bribie Island Aquatic Leisure Centre and the Bribie Island Surf Life Saving...

Bribie Island Aquatic Leisure Centre is again sponsoring & supporting the Bribie Island Surf Life Saving Nippers for the 20/21 season. The club continues a long patrolling history at Woorim Beach, which commenced in...

Topknot Pigeon – Lopholaimus antarcticus

Just recently in the month of July, I received word that rare visitors were on the island and feeding on the fruit of the Dark Corkwood trees growing near the Ranger Station. I picked...

HORSE SENSE? IT’S JUST ALL LUCK!

  BACK in the dim dark ages (the 1960s), I worked for a time on Brisbane’s former afternoon daily newspaper, The Telegraph (now a long time defunct). Not without reason, it was regarded (in journalism then)...

Restaurant rules we Need to Follow in COVID!

DON'T’ - LINGER If there a queue of people waiting for a table at the cafe where you're still reading your horoscope or on Facebook after paying the bill? If so, it’s time to go....

Happy Father’s Day!

Being a father is its own reward. But sometimes other rewards are nice, too. That’s why we’ve put together this list of small, nice things you can do for husbands and fathers. We’re not...

The Strangler Fig

On this beautiful Isle of Bribie There dwells a spreading shade tree, It has an interesting story Of how it came to be. Now every year it bears a fruit The birds and the bats just love it, This fruit...