Community organisations will deliver hay bales to provide drought relief to farmers on the Southern Downs. Rural Aid, Purple Dove, Stanthorpe Agricultural Society, and the Granite Belt Brewery will deliver hay bales along with other farming supplies to Stanthorpe Showgrounds October 31st with Southern Downs Regional Council helping coordinate efforts. Road trains will deliver 240 large hay bales to the
Saddle up! The John Dee Warwick Rodeo Street Parade is returning on Saturday 27 October 2018 Warwick’s CBD will come alive with vibrant colours and community spirit as floats inspired by this year’s theme, Rose and Rodeo, take to the streets for the spectacular. Be early to grab a good viewing spot along the route, as hundreds of people are
Rotary, Zonta and Lions will be holding a Fundraising Friday night, September 21, to provide assistance to Queensland and NSW farmers affected by drought. It will be held at the Exhibition Centre of the Stanthorpe Showgounds from 6pm till late. The Ringmaster’s Cafe will be providing food and refreshments with all profits being donated back to the cause. As well,
The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride, started in 2012, is a global motorcycle fund-raising event to raise awareness of prostate cancer and male suicide prevention. Stanthorpe locals got in on the cause in 2014 and a few rides later they’re still helping raise funds and awareness for the cause. Shaun Cox is leading the way, initiating the first local
GBWC – Granite Belt Wildlife Carers Inc. Non-profit organisation · Stanthorpe, Queensland GBWC Inc rescues, rehabilitates and rehomes sick, orphaned, displaced and injured native animals in and around Stanthorpe. Rescue hotline 0418 144 073 One of our major fundraisers for foodstuffs for our orphaned native animals.
The community is being called upon to put forward its ideas on how $1 million in Federal Government funding is best spent to benefit the Southern Downs in the face of drought. Drought Relief Forums will be hosted by Southern Downs Regional Council at Warwick Town Hall on 11 September and Stanthorpe Civic Centre on 14 September 2018. Earlier this month, the Federal Government
Your support is requested! GraniteNet is holding a street stall on the 30th August outside our store (159 High Street, Stanthorpe) to help raise funds to keep us open to the community. Get yourself a warm mug of soup, a home made sausage roll, slices and cakes. We hope to see you there!