Eidsvold’s Soldiers

Certificate presented to Stephen Joseph Willett by Eidsvold Shire Council held at the Eidsvold & District Historical Complex.

A visitor to the Eidsvold & District Historical Complex can peek into the history of the local area, stroll around the buildings and railway rolling stock and dally over the geological display, telecommunications, old tools and farm machinery. Visitors are also enticed into the museum rooms displaying war artefacts and photographs and especially into Soldier’s Corner dedicated … Read more

MINING SECTOR ON THE MEND WITH STRONG GROWTH POISED FOR 2018 AND BEYOND

ACTIVITY in Australia’s mining sector is set to accelerate in 2018 according to a recent report from BIS Oxford Economics. The industry is poised to grow through 2018 and beyond, arguing well for exports and the broader Australian economy, with mining exploration, production, and maintenance are all expected to lift significantly through 2018. Over the … Read more

Google, Fairfax join forces in advertising partnership

Fairfax Media will join forces with tech giant Google in a partnership that is the first of its kind in the world to streamline advertising and develop digital media products. The partnership will allow a portion of the day-to-day advertising of Fairfax’s Australian Metro Publishing business to be booked using Google’s real-time digital platform for advertisers and … Read more

AUSSIE CROWNED DUKE OF YORK’S GLOBAL ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR

GOLD COAST surfing icon Nev Hyman believes there are two major problems facing the world today; plastic waste, and a desperate need for affordable shelter. Fortunately, the entrepreneur created Nev House, a company which turns recyclable plastics into low cost structures including homes, schools and clinics which can be clipped together in 2-3 days without … Read more

Cleveland Christmas tree lighting a shining success

Loads of smiles and excitement greeted the Redland Libraries First 5 Forever team on Friday 1 December when local community celebrated the annual Christmas tree lighting in Cleveland’s Library Square. The First 5 Forever sponsored event included a performance by local children’s theatre group “Rock it”, Christmas craft activities, a Santa letter writing station and … Read more