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Community Groups News from Dayboro.

Dayboro Combined Churches Carols – Saturday December 19th 2015

Dayboro Combined Churches Invitation to Celebrate Christmas with Carols on Saturday December 19th 2015 This year we continue our newest Dayboro tradition by staging our 3rd annual carol singing in the streets. We wish to thank the participants from last year for making it such a magical evening. All four of our churches will come […]

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Dayboro District Progress Association Inc.

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SWAGGIES CHRISTMAS:  It’s on again.  Pack up the family and come on up to the Dayboro Show grounds for a fun night.  Jumping castle, local entertainment, food and of course SANTA will arrive with all the bells and whistles that the Dayboro Rurals and Dayboro Police can muster.  It starts at 5pm and wraps up […]

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A LIONS TALE

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Busy times – the Lions are ramping up for the festive season as Christmas approaches.  With the usual financial donation to the School for their leavers’ booklet, preparatory support for Carols under the Big Tree in Samsonvale, Swaggies support and the supply and packing of 300+ lolly bags for Santa’s visit through Dayboro, to name […]

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the DDRFB Chatter

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Dayboro & District Rural Fire Brigade We said farewell to Mr Glenn Bell at our AGM in September. Glenn has devoted many years to DDRFB and the community.  Having been with the brigade since 2001 and Chairman since 2002, the brigade will not be the same without him.  Have a rest mate, you deserve it.  […]

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DAYBORO TRAILRIDERS

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The ride last month was the fifteenth time we have done this ride that we now call the Graham Court Memorial Ride. Graham organised this ride in his first year as a member and each time as the ride drew near he would take his powerful 4wd tractor up the steep track to Mt Mee […]

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LIONS CHRISTMAS CAKES

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For Sale at ECU Office in Dayboro Large, 1.5kg: $16 and  Small, 1kg $12.  

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CONGRATULATIONS DAYBORO PLAYERS!

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Top marks to the Dayboro Players for putting on 2 nights of great entertainment on September 11 and 12 in 2015.  The Friday and  Saturday performances each drew an audience in excess of 100, with Saturday being almost sold out. Check out the ‘normal’ faces of the cast and crew who had you practically rolling […]

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DAYBORO ART GALLERY NEWS

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October features the works of John and Myra Good. Myra has been painting since 1999, originally in acrylics but moving on to works in oils.  Her preferred subject matter is seascapes, abstract landscape, flowers and figures.  Her works often include figures, children with their mothers by the seaside or in country scenes.  John has held a […]

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DAYBORO DISTRICT HISTORICAL SOCIETY INC _ Est. 2004

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Dayboro Remembers:  Private John Henry Castree: John Henry Castree, known as Jack to his family and friends, was born at Blackall, Queensland on 2nd November 1890, the third child and oldest son of John Edward Castree and Clara Nowland.  His father was employed as a store manager in Blackall and was also an Alderman on […]

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“The Making of a Man.”

Australia is the third country that I’ve lived in and while I really love this nation, its people, culture and its values, there are some things that I’ve observed from other places that I think we lack here.  One of those things relates to the raising of boys to become young men. In many other […]

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