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Local News   •   15-4-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Building character in generation next

Students at Deception Bay State High School are learning much more than what is on the national curriculum, they are learning about their own character strengths during classes aimed to bolstering their wellbeing for life.…

Local News   •   14-4-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Diving into water safety

Children and families have been watching a new swimming pool take shape at Sesame Lane Care and Kindergarten’s Kippa-Ring campus, and are looking forward to its official opening on April 17.…

Local Stories   •   14-4-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Service, study with a smile

Community service is a big part of Ella Babarovich’s life already earning her the 2021 Margate Community Bank Youth Educations Scholarship as she begins university life.…

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Local News   •   24-11-2020  •   Jodie Powell

Draco Malfoy makes a cameo appearance at Bray Park formal

British actor Tom Felton made a surprise appearance via video at the Bray Park State High School Year 12 formal.…

Community Groups   •   24-11-2020  •   Nick Crockford

Students reaching for the sky

Students at Mueller College, Rothwell have almost finished their part of the first Sport Aircraft Association of Australia (SAAA) project for schools to build a two-seater plane.…

Traffic & Transport   •   19-11-2020  •   Kylie Knight

Program is braking the cycle

Clocking up the 100 supervised driving hours needed to sit a driving test is particularly tough for young drivers who don’t have someone they can drive with. That’s where the Braking the Cycle program comes in.…

Gardening   •   12-11-2020  •   Kylie Knight

Learning recycling lessons for life

It may be National Recycling Week, but it is something the children at Margate’s C&K Florence Kindergarten & Preschool actively do every day.…

Local History   •   10-11-2020  •   Jodie Powell

Videos preserve Kabi Kabi language

The culture of Moreton Bay Region’s Kabi Kabi people has survived for thousands of years and now it’s entering the digital age.…

Local News   •   9-11-2020  •   Nick Crockford

Good – but could be much better

Almost 90 per cent of us recycle goods – but not always very well!…

Education   •   30-10-2020  •   Nick Crockford

Why parents are going back to school

Moreton Bay’s Birali Steiner School is building foundations for their students’ success by getting parents back into the classroom. …

Education   •   22-10-2020  •   Jodie Powell

Stronger Smarter takes students from classroom to country

Since its inception 15 years ago, the Caboolture-based Stronger Smarter Institute has worked with more than 3500 Indigenous young people across Australia to help them realise their potential.…

Local Stories   •   29-9-2020  •   Jodie Powell

Rothwell science fan a regional champion in Breakthrough Junior Challenge

Noah Wildman is now known as a regional champion in the internationally renowned Breakthrough Junior Challenge.…

For Families   •   9-9-2020  •   Jodie Powell

Australia’s Biggest Child Safety Lesson streams online

The Daniel Morecombe Foundation will livestream its second Australia’s Biggest Child Safety lesson of 2020 tomorrow to mark National Child Protection Week.…

Local News   •   4-9-2020  •   Nick Crockford

Bursary boost for students

Sitting outside North Lakes Library talking about becoming a doctor, you would never think North Lakes College year 12 student Sophie Khatib has a strong understanding of gender inequality.…

Local News   •   1-9-2020  •   Kylie Knight

Course targets leaders

In a first for the Moreton Bay Region, USC is offering a short course designed for team and aspiring leaders. Best of all, each of the three bite-sized modules can be delivered in one day.…

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