Category Archives: Between Editions Stories

Hendra virus case confirmed on the Gold Coast

Media Release 23 Aug 2011 Biosecurity Queensland has confirmed a Hendra virus case on a property in the Gold Coast hinterland.
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SHAFT the School Holidays

19 Aug 2011 Media Release from MBRC
High school students throughout the Moreton Bay region are being encouraged to get in early and nominate for the September SHAFT school holiday program, which runs from September 19 to 30.
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HENDRA VIRUS 17Aug2011

A message to all Queensland Horse Owners

The Queensland Government is calling on every horse owner to access a Hendra virus information pack. To get your Hendra virus information pack visit www.biosecurity.qld.gov.au .
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HENDRA VIRUS update 24 July 2011

Hendra virus case confirmed in Chinchilla area
Biosecurity Queensland has confirmed a Hendra case on a property in the Chinchilla area.
Queensland Chief Biosecurity Officer Dr Jim Thompson said Biosecurity Queensland officers were on site quarantining the property.
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Serious Traffic Crash Mount Samson Road Closeburn

Police are investigating a two vehicle traffic crash that occurred on Mount Samson Road, Closeburn on Friday afternoon – 15th July 2011.
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HENDRA VIRUS INFO SESSIONS

Biosecurity Queensland is providing more opportunities for horse owners to get the latest Hendra virus information, including details to help protect themselves and their animals against the virus. 
Closest to us:  Wednesday 27 July       6.30-8.30pm  Kumbartcho Sanctuary (See below for details)
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ON AUG 1_Working Against Bullying Seminar

Carolyn Male MP, State Member for Pine Rivers, said that the Working together against bullying seminar, presented by Dr Michael Carr-Gregg will be held at the Norths Leagues and Services Club, 1347 Anzac Avenue, Kallangur on 1 August 2011.
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HENDRA VIRUS update 160711

Hendra virus case confirmed in Boondall area
Biosecurity Queensland has quarantined two adjoining properties in the Boondall area after test results from a deceased horse returned a positive result for Hendra virus infection.
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MR 210611_Fire investigation at Dayboro

logo_police.gifPolice are investigating a fire that significantly damaged a Williams Street building on June 20 at Dayboro.  Police have released an image of a man who may be able to assist police with their investigations.  (See YouTube video at:  http://youtu.be/atQtvB_NXAU )
Initial investigations have indicated that the fire started around 4.30am.
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