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29 JULY - MOTORISTS URGED TO TAKE A STRAIGHTFORWARD APPROACH TO ROUNDABOUT

Beaudesert motorists need to be mindful of changed traffic conditions when approaching the new roundabout at the intersection of Anna Street and Eaglesfield Street.Division 4 Councillor Michael Enright joined Beaudesert Police Sergeant Andrew Robinson in urging motorists to be aware of the changed traffic conditions at the intersection and of the road rules around roundabouts.
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25 JULY - VINEYARD DEVELOPMENT TO ADD TO GROWING TOURISM MIX

Scenic Rim tourism has received another boost following Council's approval of a development permit for a shop and food premises at a vineyard overlooking the Wyaralong Dam. Council has approved a material change of use application for a cellar, tasting room, kitchenette, deck and amenities at The Overflow Estate on the Beaudesert-Boonah Road at Wyaralong.
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25 JULY - ARTS REFERENCE GROUP TO CANVASS COMMUNITY CULTURE

Council has appointed an Arts Reference Group which will play a key role in shaping communities through the Vibrant and Active Towns and Villages program. The Arts Reference Group, chaired by Cr Nadia O'Carroll (left), includes 11 committee members representing the Beaudesert, Beechmont, Boonah, Canungra, Tamborine Mountain and Rathdowney townships and the wider arts and business communities. Read more


25 JULY - COUNCIL MAKES IT A DATE

With the Ekka show holiday only weeks away, Scenic Rim Regional Council has already marked the calendar for next year's public holiday for the Brisbane show. This year, Scenic Rim residents will enjoy Monday 8 August as the public holiday for the Royal Queensland Show, more affectionately known as the Ekka.
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22 JULY - REVITALISATION PROJECTS SHORTLISTED FOR STATE FUNDS

Scenic Rim Mayor Greg Christensen has welcomed an announcement by the Palaszczuk Government that town centre revitalisation projects planned for Beaudesert, Boonah and Tamborine Mountain have been shortlisted for State funding under the next round of the $375 million Building Our Regions program.
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21 JULY - RAILWAY STREET IS FIRST STOP IN BOONAH MASTER PLAN

A revitalisation of Boonah's Railway St is set to give local residents an exciting preview of the long-term outcomes of the town centre master planning process currently underway.
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15 JULY - WORK STEPS UP ON NEW BEAUDESERT PEDESTRIAN LINK

A new footpath is set to bridge the gap between Beaudesert and Gleneagle with work stepped up on the much-anticipated project. The project will link Wesley Way to the existing town footpath network at Elysium Gardens and involves the construction of new sections of path on the northern and southern sides of Waters Creek and the installation of a footbridge joining the two.
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14 JULY - NEW CHRISTMAS CREEK BRIDGES ALL WRAPPED UP

Two timber bridge replacements have recently been completed in the Lamington district, with a further two set to commence in the southern reaches of Scenic Rim in the coming months as part of Council's Bridges Program.
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JULY 8 - CALL FOR ARTISTS AND SCULPTORS TO HELP SHAPE LOCAL COMMUNITIES

Scenic Rim Regional Council is calling for expressions of interest for the creation and installation of public artworks which will help revitalise the Canungra and Tamborine Mountain communities. The Scenic Rim Story Marker Project is part of Council's Vibrant and Active Towns and Villages initiative, with landmark projects to form gateways to the new Scenic Rim Way tourist trail.
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1 JULY - EVERY DOG TO HAVE ITS DAY AT LET'S WALK EVENTS

Every dog has its day, and no more so than when Scenic Rim Regional Council launches its Let's Walk program on Sunday 10 July. Council's Healthy and Active team and Animal Management rangers have partnered to stage a series of events to activate couch potato pets and their people and promote responsible dog ownership.
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