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Nov
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Donate recyclable contains 24/7

9 Nov 2019 - 8 Nov 2020 at Coominya Public Hall
You can donate your recyclable containers anytime in the new cage on Cornhill St. All funds go towards event throughout the year.
Dec
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Jun

STAR Tech

1 Dec 2019 - 30 Jun 2020 at STAR Community Services
Ipswich Seniors are invited to join an innovative program to support the elderly become confident users of technology. STAR Tech is an initiative by STAR Community Services to give seniors autonomy in using technology in their daily lives to build and maintain healthy social networks. STAR Tech is a timely...
Jan
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Apr

Saver Plus: back to school campaign

1 Jan 2020 - 30 Apr 2020 at Ipswich LGA
Saver Plus is a free ten-month savings program providing financial education, budgeting and savings tips. Participants receive up to $500 in matched savings for education costs for themselves or their children.
Feb
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May

Seniors Road Trip to Road Safety

6 Feb 2020 - 5 May 2020 at Boonah, Fassifern Sport Club, Lowood, Able Australia, Ipswich, Ipswich Sports Club
Free Road Safety Seminars covering topics such as Road Rules, Fatal Five, Mobility Scooters, Roundabouts, Standard Drinks Demonstration with vision impairment goggles, and towing. Locations are Boonah from 6th February, Lowood from 5th March and Ipswich from 21st April. To register and for more information contact Jessy at Able Australia...
Mar
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Jun

COLOUR: See the world in a new light

14 Mar 2020 - 14 Jun 2020 at Ipswich Art Gallery
See colour as you’ve never seen it before in this exhibition developed by Questacon - the National Science and Technology Centre and presented at the Ipswich Art Gallery. Engage with more than 25 interactive experiences, ranging from coloured bubbles to iridescent insects to colour illusions. Explore how light influences colour,...
Mar
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Jun

Almost the Last Supper: new work by Merton Chambers

14 Mar 2020 - 7 Jun 2020 at Ipswich Art Gallery
This exhibition presents recent works by Merton Chambers concerning environmental destruction and universal hunger. Born in rural Ontario, Canada in 1929, Merton studied at the Ontario College of Art and was awarded a travelling scholarship to Europe. He later established a successful pottery studio in Toronto, becoming a significant figure...
Apr11

Fire Brigade Fund Raiser

11 Apr 2020 at Coominya Public Hall
Coominya Public Hall inc. is holding a fundraiser for the Coominya Rural Fire Brigade. Jumping castle , food and drinks as well as games for kids and adults. If you want to support this event contact 0488169162
Apr
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Coucals Open Garden

18 Apr 2020 - 19 Apr 2020 at 8 Belah Street, Mount Crosby
We have decided to cancel our April opening until we have a better understanding of the pandemic and its consequences as per our governments recommendations.  Our thoughts are with the communities and fellow gardeners as we navigate this challenging time.  We are in this together and are confident that we will all come...
Apr18

LOWOOD QCWA CENT SALE

18 Apr 2020 at QCWA HALL MAIN STREET LOWOOD
CENT SALE ALL PROCEEDS TO DV CONNECT
Apr25

ANZAC Day Commemorative Service

25 Apr 2020 at Cnr Russell’s Rd & Pine Mountain Rd, Pine Mountain
The Pine Mountain & Districts Historical Society will be holding our ANZAC Day Commemorative Service on Saturday 25th April 2020 at our cenotaph commencing at 9am, this will be followed by morning tea in the Cricket Pitch Park, Cnr Russell’s Rd & Pine Mountain Rd, Pine Mountain All members...