Category Archives: Business

Aug2015_LOCAL BUSINESSMAN RETURNS TO DAYBORO

Drewe Henzell, from the Henzell family at Mt Pleasant, has returned to work in Dayboro.  Drewe has owned and operated businesses over 16 years and has won numerous awards for his business success.  
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Aug2015_News from UQ Vets Dayboro

For the love of Bovine – part 2 
Last month we wrote about some of the things you need to take into consideration before you purchase cattle. This month we will look at some of the breeds and their characteristics. 
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Aug2015_OLD MILL VET’S PET OF THE MONTH

Stella’s month not exactly Boar-ing
Locals will tell you that a sighting of a wild pig can be a pretty common occurrence around here, but what about a pig coming into your backyard and attacking your pets?  That’s exactly what one local family witnessed in July when their gentle giant Bull Arab dog, Stella, was set upon by a wild boar early in the morning. 
 
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Aug2015_DAYBORO WATER CARRIERS EXPANDING THEIR FLEET

Local business, Dayboro Water Carriers, has been delivering domestic water to homes from Samsonvale to Mount Mee, and Laceys Creek to Whiteside for 17 years, after purchasing the business from long term owner Maury Juffs. 

 

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July2015_OUTSIDE GARDEN DESIGN: EVENTS

Last month I informed you that the Samford Valley Garden & Lifestyle Expo was being held again but now in September (12th & 13th).  Check again online for more info and tickets.
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July2015_OLD MILL ANIMAL HOSPITAL PET OF THE MONTH

A homeless chicken that was washed away from its family in the 2011 floods has made Queensland medical history recently.  Found after the floods by local chicken enthusiasts, Truffle made her home in Dayboro and quickly settled into their welcoming flock. 
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July2015_News from UQ Vets Dayboro

For the love of Bovine – it’s all about cows -part 1
Dayboro Day is done and dusted and we were blessed with wonderful weather this year!  Dayboro Day Conversations are proving popular and this year Dr Meghan Scrivens gave an informative and entertaining overview of all things to do with cattle ownership.  
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June2015_TRAVEL TOPIC

Iceland by Liz & Phil 
Many people asked us why we wanted to go to Reykjavik, and I have to admit that the combination of volcanoes, glaciers and wilderness fascinated us, including having seen the Top Gear episode in Iceland where they travelled over some amazing country.  However having been there I find my main memories are of the people, the history, the sagas, and the stories.
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June2015_Bowen comes to Dayboro

An all new approach to pain relief and overall health improvement has arrived at Old Mill Animal Hospital with the introduction of Bowen Therapy For Animals.
Bowen Therapy is a unique complementary therapy which can offer
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June2015_News from UQ Vets Dayboro

WINTER IS COMING
It’s that time of year again, there’s a hint of winter in the air and the nights are certainly colder.  At this time of year we need to be particularly mindful of our older pets.  They certainly feel the cold and we need to make sure they have somewhere warm and protected to shelter from those biting westerlies and the frosty mornings.
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