Thursday, March 27, 2014
Thursday, May 30, 2013
Wednesday, January 9, 2013
Do you have a balcony, verandah or windowsill that you’d like to grow an edible garden or a community garden plot where you want to maximise the yields in a compact space? Or are you renting and need ideas on temporary, mini portable gardens that you can take with you? Or maybe you are a beginner gardener or family with children wanting to start small with some simple easy solutions?
Thursday, June 21, 2012
Tuesday, June 5, 2012
It's great to have a new committee coming in, and they are ready for their new roles. We are pleased to have Caroline continuing in the role as secretary.
Committee members for 2012-2013
Chair: Mark Ellis
Secretary: Caroline Parry
Treasurer: vacant (please put your hand up if you'd like to fill this role!)
General Committee Members: Elizabeth Anthony, Denise Melloncelli, Sheena Gilmour.
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
Wildlife- Planting locally native vegetation to encourage, protect and feed local fauna.
Learn about locally native Sunshine Coast animals that you might find in your own backyard; as well as listening to advice on planting locally native vegetation and creating habitat to encourage, protect and feed local fauna.
No booking requiredBring the kids!
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
Friday, April 6, 2012
1. Egypt’s Great Pyramids
2. Taj Mahal
3. Grand Canyon
4. Panama Canal
5. Empire State Building
6. St. Peter’s Basilica
7. China’s Great Wall
The teacher noticed that one student had not finished her paper. So the teacher asked if she was having trouble with her list.The girl replied, “Yes, a little, I couldn’t quite make up my mind because there are so many.” The teacher said, “Well, tell us what you have and maybe we can help”.
The girl hesitated, and then read, “I think the ‘Seven Wonders of the World’ are:
1. To see
2. To hear
3. To touch
4. To taste
5. To feel
6. To laugh
7. To love
The things we overlook and take for granted are truly wondrous! Perhaps a reminder to us all, that the most precious things in life, cannot be built by hand, or bought by man.
Thursday, April 5, 2012
While I'm on about the bananas, they have produced their first crop with all five trees producing one bunch of bananas. I for one am looking forward to tasting these little morsels.
Locals row up Beach Parade Cotton Tree. Photo: Sunshine Coast Daily