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January – February 2018

By Community Gro | Feb 1, 2018

• New PCYC gym opens • Do you know what the Upper Ross Community Centre does- come and visit and have a chat to our friendly staff • Indigenous Woman’s group meets every Wednesday 11-1pm. Free babysitting and transport available • Playgroup is on every Thursday 0-5yrs

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November – December 2017

By Community Gro | Nov 19, 2017

St John’s Community Care shuttle bus now operating from the Upper Ross Community Centre 9.15am & 10.30am every Monday and Tuesday morning, dropping passengers at Salvation Army on Beck road, Willows Shopping Centre, entrelink Aitkenvale, Townsville Hospital, local Upper Ross Medical centres and returning to the Community Centre for another trip.

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September – October 2017

By Community Gro | Sep 20, 2017

Local small businesses are being impacted by the Riverway Drive roadworks and they need our support. Local community members and workers are being encouraged to shop local and support our local small businesses.

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Picture of women doing cultural weaving

July – August 2017

By Community Gro | Jul 13, 2017

• 2017 Community Expo – one of the best ever• Tax Time – Free tax help available to low income earners for lodgement of tax returns• Art Class.  Great informal session for budding artists to come together and come together to share skills and learn from other artists

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May – June 2017

By AWS Admin | May 11, 2017

Join us for Reconciliation Week – Saturday 3rd June 2017 • Check out the latest ‘What’s on in your community’ • May is Domestic Violence month • Meet inspirational Emma Lynam, The Master shredder

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March – April 2017

By AWS Admin | Mar 16, 2017

The One Million Stars to End Violence Project • Meet our HIPPY Team • Upper Ross to benefit from Skilling Queenslanders Project • Meet our new Community Connect Worker

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January – February 2017

By AWS Admin | Jan 13, 2017

• Upper Ross Voice Success • Don’t miss the Community Garden Sausage Sizzle • HIPPY 2017 Enrolments now open • Work for the Dole Program achieves successful outcomes • Home Energy Assistance Scheme • School Transport Conveyancing Allowance • Seniors Bus Trips continue into 2017

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November – December 2016

By AWS Admin | Nov 16, 2016

• Mayor’s Christmas Tree Appeal • Seniors Day Out – Next Stop Burdekin • 2017 Biggest Breakfast supporting Anti Poverty Week • Enrolments now open for HIPPY 2017 • Home Energy Assistance Scheme • Rental Agreements: Beware of the real costs • Good news story: Donations help team participant

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September – October 2016

By AWS Admin | Sep 19, 2016

• Social groups at the Community Centre • NILS – No Interest Loan Scheme • Hippy Enrolments now open • Work for the dole success story.

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