Do the right thing … just not at local bus stops


By Greg Brown

A READER recently contacted GC&M News asking if we could find out why there were no recycling bins provided at the new bus stops being built along roads around the…

Eating disorder clinic – Wandi Nerida opens in Mooloolah


By Sonia Isaacs Clark

ABOUT 100 guests attended the recent official opening of the Butterfly Foundation’s Wandi Nerida, Australia’s first dedicated recovery centre for people living with an eating disorder.Located in Mooloolah Valley, Wandi…

Maleny Masons dig deep


THE Maleny Masonic Lodge last week made a $5,000 donation to the Maleny Neighbourhood Centre towards its Women’s House facility. Maleny Neighbourhood Centre coordinator Rick Paget said the Women’s House…

Local receives Queen’s Birthday honour


MEDIATOR of the year, conflict resolution practitioner, and Australian author and poet, Tom Stodulka, has made the 2021 Queen’s Birthday Honours List.The Landsborough mediation specialist was among 157 inspirational Queenslanders…

No good news for nbn woes


WITH the capability of technology doubling every 18 months, the requirements for a robust and responsive internet for our work, home and general connectedness is becoming ever more important.At a…

Trade trash for treasure at the Seaside Scavenge


ARE you up for a morning of cleaning up your local environment, winning some awesome prizes and grooving to some funky live tunes?If this sounds like your thing, join local…

Beloved teacher retires after 28 years


THE distinguished career of beloved Glass House Mountains State School staff member, Mrs Keren Frohloff, will end at the completion of the current school term.Keren has devoted her time and…

Men’s Shed supports buddy bench initiative


MEMBERS of the Glasshouse Country Men’s Shed woodworking group recently completed their latest project – a buddy bench handcrafted for Peachester State School.Men’s Shed member Rick Canhan said that earlier…

Change your life by learning to play bridge


Contributed by Martine Goedhart

THE world’s most popular card game is played by more than 220 million people worldwide.As a social game, bridge is a great way to meet new people, and is probably…

Rodger Thomson – Tourism Ambassador


If you’ve dropped into the Glass House Mountains Visitor and Interpretive Centre on a Wednesday or called the Visit Sunshine Coast visitor information hotline mid-week, chances are you would have…

Car lovers get ready for the Montville Country Run


WHILE we may be in the thick of winter now, come spring automotive enthusiasts and car lovers will unite for the 2021 Blackall Range Horseless Carriage Club (BRHCC) Montville Country…

More men encouraged to enjoy libraries


by the Maleny Library Staff MALENY Library supervisor Amanda Kennedy recently visited the local Men’s Shed to encourage more men to visit the library. The Men’s Shed members already knew…