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Stage two of The Lakes College Aquatic Precinct begins
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Stage two of The Lakes College Aquatic Precinct begins

Construction of stage two of The Lakes College Aquatic Precinct is officially underway, with a ceremonial sod turning signalling the beginning of work on a learn-to-swim facility and grandstand which are expected to be completed by September. Here are the details

Polio survivors start new life with NDIS support
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Polio survivors start new life with NDIS support

Polio survivors Hina and Anil Jeeyani are working towards building a new life in Mango Hill thanks to support offered to them through the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). Through the scheme, they are able to access a wide range of services to help make everyday activities less challenging

Researchers host breast cancer forum
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Researchers host breast cancer forum

The Metro North Health medical team that introduced new breast cancer treatment to Queensland, reducing six weeks of radiation therapy to less than thirty minutes, is hosting a free community forum in Redcliffe this week. Here’s the details

‘The gratification of giving outweighs any fears’

‘The gratification of giving outweighs any fears’

Royal Australian Navy Petty Officer Cassandra Duncan from Fleet Support Unit Australia faced her fears after being cleared to donate blood after major complications following a surgery in 2015. Here's the story

Community raises it for Redcliffe Hospital
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Community raises it for Redcliffe Hospital

The Raise it for Redcliffe Hospital appeal raised more than $200,000, yesterday, which will allow the hospital to refurbish its palliative care unit and continue to build its research program. Here’s the details + photos from the day

Richard’s Bolting to Borough
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Richard’s Bolting to Borough

When Richard Holt runs from Aspley to Maryborough later this month, he will push himself well outside his comfort zone. It’s exactly where he wants to be, mirroring the feelings of young people he’s trying to help through his charity Bolting Ahead. Here’s what he is doing and how you can back him

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Fun run for a good cause

Fun run for a good cause

Redcliffe Hospital Auxiliary’s REDDY Fun Run/Walk is gearing up for its fourth year on June 23 at Clontarf's Pelican Park. Here's the details

Walk off the war within

Walk off the war within

Now in its fourth year, Walking Off the War Within will continue supporting veterans and the first responder community when the organisation holds its annual walk on June 29, raising awareness of mental health. Here's the details

Lights, sirens, action in Morayfield
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Lights, sirens, action in Morayfield

Twenty-two frontline staff will be based at the new $8.45 million Morayfield Ambulance Station which has been officially opened. ** FREE TO READ **

Op Shop a place for connection
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Op Shop a place for connection

Strathpine’s YMCA Op Shop has gone from strength to strength since it opened late last year. Find out more... **FREE TO READ**

Hospital expands to boost health care
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Hospital expands to boost health care

Redcliffe is set for a major upgrade in healthcare facilities with the official launch of the Peninsula Private Hospital redevelopment project. ** FREE TO READ **

Unique dance group to celebrate 3 years

Unique dance group to celebrate 3 years

Dance group No Lights No Lycra (NLNL) Morayfield is set to celebrate its third birthday on May 29. Here's the details

$1m raised for at-risk youth
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$1m raised for at-risk youth

Thirty-six Brisbane business leaders have officially raised more than $1 million for charity organisation TRACTION, to help support at-risk youth. Here's the story

Walk Safely to School Day celebrates 25 years

Walk Safely to School Day celebrates 25 years

National Walk Safely to School Day is celebrating 25 years of teaching road safety to children. Here's the details

Team aims for excellence
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Team aims for excellence

Redcliffe State High School’s Year 7 boys Rugby League Excellence team was one of eight teams in South East Queensland to qualify in the Tonie Carroll Cup in February. Here's the story

Hitting a home run for health
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Hitting a home run for health

People with a disability at the Endeavour Foundation’s Lawnton Learning and Lifestyle hub are stepping up their exercise regime as part of a campaign to boost fitness and raise money. Here's how to help...