GraniteNet

6
Dec

Merry Christmas

From every one here to every one out there,       We wish you all a very          Merry  Christmas.  Have a wonderful safe, happy prosperous year.

17
Nov

Vintage Model T Ford Cars in Stanthorpe November 23rd 2018

  At the end November 23- 25 2018,  when a host of Model T Ford’s swing in to town for a special meet-up.   “Queensland Model T Owner’s Club, are having  a weekend tea party and where having it in November 23rd-25th,” club member Ian Schmidt said.   They come from all around the state and have touring events, and

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17
Oct

Hay Bales for Farmers in Drought 2018

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

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12
Oct

Johnny Cash Country Festival Saturday, 3 November 2018

                              Johnny Cash Country Festival 2018 The outstanding success of Stanthorpe’s 2017 Johnny Cash Country Festival confirmed the organisers objective of it becoming an annual event generating to our local economy. This year’s Festival will be held on November 2nd & 3rd at the Stanthorpe Showgrounds.

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12
Oct

WARWICK RODEO NATIONAL APRA NATIONAL FINALS AND WARWICK GOLD CUP CAMPDRAFT 22ND OCTOBER 2018

    WARWICK RODEO NATIONAL APRA NATIONAL FINALS In traditional country style, “Australia’s Most Famous” rodeo and campdraft celebrates and epitomises the determination and skill of riders. It honours Warwick being home of the Australian Championships since 1928. Watch bull, horse and rider fly out the gate as campdrafting and rodeo merge in a historic high-stakes week-long event.  You’ll be

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10
Oct

The Amiens Legacy Centre Sunday 11th November 2018

    Date(s) – 11/11/2018 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Location Amiens Legacy Centre Cnr Amiens Rd and Goldfields Rds Amiens, Qld, 4380                                                                There will be a re-enactment of

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3
Oct

Fact and Stats about Skin Cancer in Australia

Skin cancer is often labelled Australia’s national cancer but it is also described as the most preventable. According to the Skin Cancer Foundation,  sun protective clothing, sun hats, sunglasses and sunscreen are the best ways to help prevent skin cancer. At least 2 in 3 Australians will be diagnosed with skin cancer before the age of 70.  The risk is higher in

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3
Oct

Saddle up! The John Dee Warwick Rodeo Street Parade Saturday 27 October 9:00am

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

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28
Sep

Be aware of requests to make tax payments via unusual methods

  The ATO will never threaten you with arrest if you don’t pay a debt immediately. Call your financial institution immediately if you have given your bank or credit card details to a scammer. Most big banks will cover any loss if someone makes an unauthorised transaction on your account, as long as you have protected your client number and

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21
Sep

Restorations on the Stanthorpe World War I Soldiers Memorial 2018

THE legacy of the Granite Belt’s World War I soldiers will live on thanks to restorations on the Stanthorpe Soldiers Memorial. Southern Downs Regional Council, supported by the Queensland Government and jointly funded by the Stanthorpe RSL Sub Branch, have made the restoration works possible. Queensland Government’s Queensland Anzac Centenary grants program provided $34,000 in funding. The memorial was built

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