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Jodie Powell

Jodie has extensive experience in print and online media spanning community, regional and metropolitan mastheads, as well as corporate communications.

She believes local newspapers have a crucial role to play in advocating for residents, and supporting local organisations, events, charities and sporting groups, as well as celebrating important milestones in our communities.

A passionate story teller, she prides herself on delivering successful community campaigns to highlight issues of importance to readers.



Local Stories   •   22-1-2021  •   Jodie Powell

Reunion 17 years in the making

The last time Melissa Redsell saw James Collen in 2003, he was a tiny newborn. When she met him again last week, she found a strapping 17-year-old about to start his final year of high school.…

Local News   •   22-1-2021  •   Jodie Powell

Swan returns to Lake Eden

Siegfried the swan finds his way home to North Lakes…

Local News   •   21-1-2021  •   Jodie Powell

Free lessons at Redcliffe Bridge Club

Learn to play Bridge with free lessons at Redcliffe…

Local News   •   18-1-2021  •   Jodie Powell

New award offers $10,000 prize pool for local artists

Nadine Sawyer's passion for creativity blossoms with art prize…

Local News   •   16-1-2021  •   Jodie Powell

Bowl up to honour memory of Lincoln Powell

Bramble Bay Bowls Club hosts memorial day to raise money for brain cancer research…

Local News   •   14-1-2021  •   Jodie Powell

School-leavers urged to pick a gap year

Harvest Trail trial matches jobseekers with rural work…

Business News   •   14-1-2021  •   Jodie Powell

New business good for the soul

A new North Lakes business is creating a one-stop shop for natural healing and therapies.…

Entertainment   •   13-1-2021  •   Jodie Powell

Samford Music Under the Stars returns

Samford is hitting 2021 on high note, with Music Under the Stars returning in February.…

Community Groups   •   12-1-2021  •   Jodie Powell

Supporting people with Parkinson’s Disease

Living with Parkinson’s Disease is a challenge, but for David and Angela Martin being part of a support group makes life easier.…

Local News   •   11-1-2021  •   Jodie Powell

Three-day lockdown ends

The latest COVID-19 lockdown will end for Moreton Bay Region residents at 6pm today.…

Local Stories   •   8-1-2021  •   Jodie Powell

Love still sparkles after 60 years of marriage

Neville Dacey’s grandfather thought Margaret Palmer looked like a “nice girl” and Margaret thought Neville looked like a gentleman when they met at a dance at Gaythorne.…

Community Groups   •   7-1-2021  •   Jodie Powell

Creative program bringing joy to Moreton Bay

Singing and dancing for joy, string finger art, painting, creative writing and even a cocktail workshop are among a swag of free activities available through an innovative new Moreton Bay Regional Council program.…

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