The return of the New Year’s Eve rodeo to Augathella after a dozen years in abeyance was a hugely popular move, with something like 500 people on the grounds on Saturday night.
The Booringa Action Group is encouraging locals to ‘take a holiday at home’ this year with a brand new family-friendly New Year’s Eve Beach Bash.
THE Queensland Rural Regional and Remote Women’s Network (QRRRWN) hosted its Time For Giving event in Brisbane last week at Panda Pearls Emporium to celebrate 2016 as well as QRRRWN’s 2017 plans to connect, develop and inspire rural, regional and remote women.
A day of festivities is planned on December 11 in Ravenshoe to mark 100 years of the arrival of the first steam passenger train in the town.
More than 30 women from Cape York gathered at Weipa at the weekend for a weekend of empowerment, inspiration and pampering.
More than 30 women from across Cape York Peninsula gathered at Weipa at the weekend for an empowerment event.
The Yaraka B&S Ball was once one of western Queensland’s social events of the year – girls would frock up on one side of the town dam, boys dusting off their dinner suit on the other – before dancing the night away at the town hall and a new romance for a lucky few.
Empowerment will be a key focus when Cape York women gather at a rural womens event in Weipa on Friday.