Entries by Jess Hicks

Koala Rescue

Living in Everton Park, wildlife is not something I think very much about except when reminded of it by the occasional possum sighting or the crows that live in a tree outside my bedroom window. During a recent visit to McDowall local Mike Fowler’s home, I learned that there is actually quite a lot of […]

Stafford Heights State School Spring Carnival

We hope to see you on 9th of September from 11:00am to 3:00pm for the Stafford Heights State School Spring Carnival 2017! The event will be held at 95 Redwood St. Stafford Heights. There will be plenty of exciting activities and games for all ages! Fire Engine Visit Jumping Castles Show Bags Fairy Floss School […]

A Resilient and Remarkable Woman

When they say you can't keep a good woman down I'm sure they're talking about my friend Trish Jackson. This remarkable woman is a mother, wife, motivational speaker, photographer and artist...and she's also a thalidomide survivor. Trish was born during a time when thalidomide was a drug prescribed for nausea during pregnancy. As a result […]

Local Hero: Joel Howley | Bridgeman Downs

Dreams and local heroes come in all sizes and through sheer determination, Bridgeman Downs' own Joel Howley is well on his way to accomplishing all of his dreams. At only 25 years of age, Joel has been water skiing socially since 8 years old and began competing at 18. Joel is a professional slalom water […]

, , , ,

How fortunate are we in our little Northside pocket?

Surrounded by Mountains to Mangroves area and living so close to three of Brisbane's important nature conserves makes our local area worth protecting. With Downfall Creek Bushland Centre (Raven Street Reserve), Chermside Hills and Bunyaville State forest on our doorstep we truly live in a wonderfully unique area. Bunyaville Conservation Park Bunyaville Conservation Park is […]