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Local News   •   1-9-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Story behind attention-grabbing playing surface

The NRL action on the field at Moreton Daily Stadium has been exhilarating, but the playing surface itself has grabbed the attention of players and officials. This is the story behind the glorious field of green which will be in the spotlight again this weekend.…

Local News   •   1-9-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Story behind attention-grabbing playing surface

The NRL action on the field at Moreton Daily Stadium has been exhilarating, but the playing surface itself has grabbed the attention of players and officials. This is the story behind the glorious field of green which will be in the spotlight again this weekend.…

Local Stories   •   1-10-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Spring into the garden

The season that brings a smile to most gardeners’ faces is here and it’s the perfect time to freshen up garden beds and plant edibles and companion flowering varieties that look amazing while keeping pests at bay.…

Local News   •   4-8-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Top 15 things to do in lockdown

Lockdown bored already? Need a to-do list? Here’s some ideas to get you moving, keep you busy and make the most of the chance to get some stuff done.…

Local News   •   2-8-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Eggcellent tips for keeping chooks

Keeping chickens is good for the soul, garden and kitchen, according to ‘The Chicken Lady’ Helen South. She shares tips to get you started and to raise happy chickens.…

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Local News   •   2-8-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Eggcellent tips for keeping chooks

Keeping chickens is good for the soul, garden and kitchen, according to ‘The Chicken Lady’ Helen South. She shares tips to get you started and to raise happy chickens.…

Gardening   •   21-5-2021  •   Jodie Powell

Patience a virtue for thriving orchids

Loads to love about orchids…

Local News   •   10-5-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Explore edible garden trail

If you’ve tried growing fruit and vegetables in your garden at home, without success, it might be worth taking a drive to Samford on May 16 for meandering along The Samford Edible Garden Trail.…

Gardening   •   27-4-2021  •   Kylie Knight

How to grow fruit trees

Now is the perfect time to plant fruit trees, with the worst of the heat behind us, but it is not as simple as just sticking one in the ground. Redcliffe Garden Centre horticulturalist Tylor Elmsley says there are some key rules to follow, which differ depending on the type of fruit tree.…

Local News   •   13-4-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Busy season for snake catcher

Griffin snake catcher Josh Castle says it has been a busy snake season across the region, with most action in the north.…

Gardening   •   26-3-2021  •   Kylie Knight

How to build a raised garden bed or retaining wall

If you’ve been thinking about building a raised garden bed or retaining wall, the Easter long weekend is the perfect time to do it. Here's what you need to know.…

Local News   •   8-2-2021  •   Kylie Knight

Secrets to keeping bees

Gardens have become a hive of activity for a growing number beekeepers in the past year and expert Scott Bevis says conditions are perfect to give it a go at home.…

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.…

Gardening   •   9-10-2020  •   Kylie Knight

Stop lawn grub invasion

Lawn grubs can decimate a lawn in just a few days, as many people discovered in February when favourable weather conditions prompted a plague-like hatching event.…

Gardening   •   24-9-2020  •   Kylie Knight

Spring gardening tips

Spring’s the season most green thumbs live for, when our gardens come back to life after winter.…

Gardening   •   21-9-2020  •   Jodie Powell

From little things, big things grow

The Samford Edible Garden Trail team is taking things to the next level thanks to a Moreton Bay Regional Council Grant…

Gardening   •   12-8-2020  •   Nick Crockford

Care team harvests state award

The Let’s Dig In therapeutic gardening team, at Bolton Clarke Inverpine in Murrumba Downs, is celebrating after winning the Queensland Team category of the Leading Aged Services Australia Awards for Excellence.…

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