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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.…

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.…

Real Estate   •   1-4-2021  •   Jodie Powell

Rates relief for struggling ratepayers

Staggered payment plans for struggling ratepayers …

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.…

Real Estate   •   25-3-2021  •   Jodie Powell

Newport canal home one of a kind

Vast waterfront a feature of Newport canal home…

Local News   •   24-3-2021  •   Jodie Powell

New date for rates notices

Ratepaters will have more time to pay…

Gardening

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.…

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.…

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.…

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.…

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   •   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.…

Real Estate

Real Estate   •   1-4-2021  •   Jodie Powell

Rates relief for struggling ratepayers

Staggered payment plans for struggling ratepayers …

Real Estate   •   25-3-2021  •   Jodie Powell

Newport canal home one of a kind

Vast waterfront a feature of Newport canal home…

Agent for change

Laura Valenti named AREA most influential woman in property…

Low-maintenance living a way of life

Newport townhouses offer low-maintenance lifestyle…

Silver lining for business

When faced with threats to two of his business interests due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Josh Kindred fast-tracked a project he’d already been working on. The result? He protected his team’s jobs and now has a service making a mark globally.…

Incentives spark building boom

Property developers and builders say there is a construction boom across the region as they and their customers benefit from the Federal Government’s HomeBuilder scheme.…

Pets

Community Groups   •   4-2-2021  •   Jodie Powell

Scarborough dog beach survey closing soon

Time is running out to have your say on the future of the Queens Beach North Dog Off-Leash Area at Scarborough.…

Sign-up for Home Alone

Pet owners across the Moreton Bay Region and Queensland are being urged to register with the RSPCA Qld’s Home Alone service.…

Queens Beach Dog Off-Leash Trial likely to end

A dog off-leash area trial at Scarborough’s Queens Beach North is expected to end after a vote scheduled for next week’s Moreton Bay Regional Council meeting.…

Home DIY

Home DIY   •   31-7-2020  •   Kylie Knight

Backyard blitz goes viral

Like many homeowners, Kate and Shane Hammond used the COVID-19 shutdown to renovate – transforming their pool area and painting the house.…

Home DIY   •   11-5-2020  •   Kylie Knight

Decluttering your home made easy

For some, spending more time at home has sparked a cleaning frenzy usually reserved for spring! But, if the task before you is overwhelming, don’t panic we’ve asked an expert for help. …

Create a cool summer look for your house

Nicola Murray from She Creates Co explains creating a new summer look for your house doesn't have to cost the earth. …

Pool With a View at Bunya

When it comes to house design, steep blocks are challenging but thinking outside of the box can produce incredible results – just ask Steve and Szandi Swalling.…

Add Native Plants to Your Garden

Every garden in Australia, if we incorporate native plant species, can be a barrier to extinction of native animals and insects.…

Ultimate Guide to Picking a Cubby House

Hamptons-style cubbies and 'mini-me' cubbies, imitating the main house style, are in demand as parents look for ways to get their children out and out of the technology.…

Style

Home DIY   •   7-4-2020  •   Renee Gusa

8 tips for transforming your house into a home this isolation

If you’re like us, you probably feel like you’ve been stuck inside your house for FOREVER, thanks to isolation. So, now’s the perfect time to ask yourself – do I love the space I live in?…

Modern coastal look made easy in this pink bungalow

Are you wanting to feel like you're on holidays each time you walk through the door? The modern coastal look is for you. …

Tips and tricks for creating your dream pool

A dream pool means different things for different people but it adds value to your home and lifestyle in all cases, according to Michael Gannon of Amic Pools.…

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