In harmony with nature

Written by Kerrie Alexander Community Composting initiative to start Terra Tribe Farm is a place where the Pohlmann family’s passion for sustainability, permaculture and nature is shared with children and the community. With bare feet and a massive, big smile, Elizabeth Pohlmann welcomed us to the 12.5-acre Howard property that’s open to Earth Kids School…

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Poppy project grows

Written by Kerrie Alexander Nine incredibly talented local poppy artists have come together for the ‘Lest We Forget’ poppy project, which incorporates crafting 1443 single ceramic Flanders poppies and then ‘planting’ them on the grassed slope of the light horse memorial for Anzac Day services in 2022. Poppy Project leader Fliur-Louise Genevieve – an ex-service…

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The steamier side of life

Written by Kerrie Alexander Imagine joining parallel 19th Century, where steam-power, pseudo-science, and mega engineering shaped the future. It’s a place where cunning rules and style is everything. It’s STEAMfesta! In 2019, event organisers looked at Maryborough’s Historic precinct with fresh eyes, discovering the perfect place to host STEAMfesta was at Queens Park. There are…

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