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    Our community is our future in Division 10
    • Friday 21 June 2019
    A $2.4 million upgrade of Kiamba Road in Kiamba, a $1.48 million pedestrian pathway extension on Nambour Connection Road and a $763,000 commitment to progress the Nambour Heritage Tramway Project are among the Sunshine Coast Council 2019/20 Budget highlights for Division 10.
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    Backward Glance – All bets and an unsung hero
    • Wednesday 19 June 2019
    For as long as man has walked the Earth, he has found a way to bet. Whether it be on fleas, cockroaches, mud crabs, pigs, dogs or horses – if it can move there’s been a bet on it.
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    Backward Glance – Sunshine Coast Show through the sands of time
    • Thursday 13 June 2019
    The Sunshine Coast Show had its beginnings in Woombye when the Maroochy Pastoral Agricultural Horticultural and Industrial Society was established in 1900 at a meeting held in the Woombye School of Arts building.
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    Stories come to life at Bankfoot House in July
    • Wednesday 12 June 2019
    Remember the stories your grandparents told you? How they took you back in time? Re-live your memories through shared stories in the latest exhibition at Bankfoot House.
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    Backward Glance - Pubs and beer
    • Wednesday 05 June 2019
    Craft beer is a growing trend and the Sunshine Coast is home to what are now considered some of the best craft beer breweries in Australia.
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    Backward Glance – Maleny Show Time
    • Thursday 30 May 2019
    Agricultural shows have been part of Australian culture since 1822. They are strongly connected to local communities through educational, competitive, social and cultural experiences. This week the Maleny Agricultural Show will open its gates to welcome locals and visitors as agricultural life is celebrated and shared on Friday, May 30 and Saturday, June 1.
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    Backward Glance – Lights, Action, Greasepaint
    • Thursday 23 May 2019
    Theatre is one of the most remarkable mediums of performance. It’s a collaborative art that brings diverse people together, working harmoniously to stage performances.
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    Bankfoot House recognised at national awards
    • Wednesday 22 May 2019
    Bankfoot House, the Coast’s heritage listed House Museum, continues to attract national industry recognition, taking home a Highly Commended award at the prestigious 2019 Museums and Galleries National Awards in Alice Springs, NT last night.
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    Backward Glance – Fancy dress memories
    • Wednesday 15 May 2019
    Many Sunshine Coast residents have fond memories of fancy dress balls.
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    Backward Glance – Bettie Clark’s Diary, A Mother’s Love
    • Thursday 09 May 2019
    It’s a very humbling insight to the past when the voices of our pioneers are brought to life through their own words in a diary.