Category Archives: Special Features


The Old Butter Factory in Dayboro and its shop owners had a famous visitor last month with Troy Cassar-Daley and his crew choosing the historic complex and its shops to use as a photo shoot for Troy’s advertising covers.
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Dayboro’s local police officer, Ken Robinson, as won NHW (Neighbourhood Watch) Officer of the Year.
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Nov2014_Ashley Lake wins Bronze Medal

WorldSkills Australia National Competition
Ashley Lake from Dayboro & Districts Auto Electrics competed at the WorldSkills Australia National Competition in Perth from 18th to 20th September.
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The Dayboro Remembrance Day Service will be held at the WW1 Cenotaph in Roderick Cruice Park on Tuesday the 11th November commencing at 10.40am.  Organisations or private wreaths/floral arrangements are welcomed, and all we ask is that you supply your own wreath.
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Oct2014_Garden Expo – A Major New Event for Our Region

The Samford Valley Garden and Lifestyle Expo: 
25th and 26th October 2014
Sat 25th:  8am – 4pm     Sun 26th:  8am – 3pm 
At  Samford Showgrounds.  There is plenty of free parking.  Entry is $10 per adult and free for accompanied under 18’s.
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Sept2014_Dayboro Men’s Shed Team join the 2014 Long Ride to Uluru

Raising Awareness of Prostate Cancer and Men’s Health Matters:  27 September – 4 October.
More information about the LONG RIDE 2014 is available from http://www.the-long-ride-tm–
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Sept2014_16th Annual Big October Ride 2014 – Saturday 4th October

The Dayboro Trailriders will be running their 16th Annual horse trail riding event the Big October Ride” on Saturday 4th October 2014.
SATURDAY:  There will be two rides, and both rides leave the showgrounds at 8.30am sharp.  Morning tea and lunch provided.
2014 will see an ALL NEW 1 x 3hr ride and 1 x 7hr ride.
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Sept2014_A fun filled night for a great cause

– Saturday 4th October 2014
Locals are invited to attend the 2014 Dayboro Variety Benefit that will take place on Saturday the 4th of October 2014 at the Dayboro Community Hall.  This is a night not to be missed full of entertainment, raffles, auctions and lucky door prizes. 
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In previous decades, we have witnessed a significant number of rural and regional communities lose their banking facilities.  Dayboro is fortunate indeed to have the Electricity Credit Union (now called ‘Everyone’s Credit Union’).  However, did you know we have another bank?  It functions as any other bank by providing facilities for deposits, withdrawals and other necessary transactions. 
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July2014_Photos from our Dayboro Day Festival

– on 25th May 2014:
Part of the organising committee for the day, President of Dayboro District Progress Association, Mark Hansen, with Treasurer and Entertainment Coordinator, Lexie Bell pictured below, on stage thank their loyal band of helpers.
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