Bribie Island State School is a garden of growth

Bribie Island State School is a garden of growth. Many people consider gardening a great way to relax and renew depleted energies, specially community gardens which help to grow healthier communities. Schools are also...

Celebrating Queensland Seniors – 15-23 August 2020

Around this time each year I'm usually busy arranging cakes to deliver to our wonderful Seniors in aged care. This year will be a little different due to COVID-19. Instead I'll be giving away...

Volunteering Your Way to Health & Happiness!

Nearly two and a half thousand years ago, the Greek philosopher Aristotle wrote ‘What is the essence of life? To serve others and to do good.’ This is the oldest quote I know regarding...

REEGAN – changing kids life

I must say it I was brought to tears writing this story about such an amazing little boy. Reegan is only 9 years old and has already achieved so much with his big heart...
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Animal Super Hero’s! – rescuing and treating Pelicans

Paula and Bridgette Powers have been rescuing and treating Pelicans and sea birds on the sunshine coast for more than 16 Years! In that time the Twinnies have helped thousands of birds from numerous species...

Ever wondered what pesticides lurk in your fishing hole?

OzFish Unlimited is partnering with RMIT, a leading Australian tertiary institution and global university of technology and design, on their Pesticides Detectives program. This is a national Citizen Science research project investigating the occurrences...
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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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AUSTRALIAN BOOBOOK OWL – NINOX NOVAESEELANDIAE

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...

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...
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THE BRIBIE ISLANDER EXCLUSIVE PELICAN UPDATE!

Pelican perches to be installed on Bribie Island Bridge  Five pelican roosting platforms will be installed on the Bribie Island Bridge following community feedback. Transport and Main Roads Minister Mark Bailey said Bribie Island residents had...

HAIL THE OLYMPIAN’S RETURN

Did you recognise the medal festooned young man on our front cover in our Issue 86 Magazine? No? Well if you have driven across the Bribie Island bridge and glanced at the magnificent Dale Marsh...

DEMOCRACY IS ALIVE AND WELL ON BRIBIE ISLAND

Or at least there are the tentative positive signs that a good protest march and some vigorous lobbying by our local politicians may have had an effect on our Mary Street Tower of Power...