Kandanga, 13 Dec 2017

Kandanga, a rural town in the Mary Valley, is 20 km south of Gympie. It is thought that the name was derived from an Aboriginal expression describing a bend in a creek or referring to a mountain ridge. The first township in the area was called Bunya Creek, an apt name to partner with Woodfordia…

Perseverance, 14 Dec 2017

 Our lovely old Hall sits proudly in the landscape of Perseverance as it has done for 80 years, serving many generations in the district over that time.  It was built on the goodness of the community and from its first days of existence has acted as a meeting place for the districts of Hampton, Palm Tree, Ravensbourne and Perseverance. …

Woodford, 15 Dec 2017

  Woodford is possibly best known as being the location for the Woodford Folk Festival, which moved from nearby Maleny to take up residence on an old dairy farm just out of town. To drive into Woodford from Spring through Summer is to be met by an changing avenue of blooming trees – silky oak,…

Mt Nebo, 16 Dec 2017

The Mt Nebo community hall was built by the community for the community on land donated for that purpose in the early 1950’s – it opened in 1954. It has remained in community ownership ever since. Dances, concerts and other events for the community of Mt Nebo and surrounds to enjoy have continued ever since.…