10 August 2020
Balonne Shire Council Show Holiday 2020
Monday 10th August - Public Holiday for the whole of the Shire.
21 -23 July
If you are visiting St George between May and September on Thursday of each week we offer you a visit to a local cotton farm combined with a full vineyard tour. The tours are popular amongst tourists, families, industry groups and farmers. The tours showcase our irrigated agriculture and combine entertainment and education with food and wine! One of the best value tours in the country!
Murray Darling Basin Authority
A 2 day leadership program coming to Cunnamulla, Dirranbandi and St George in September.
Child Protection Week Colour Run on Saturday 12th September from 9am-12pm at the Amphitheatre.
Updated 2 July 2020
This is a Bollon Tour - Bookings are essential. See attached flyer.
Every Tuesday Morning at 7am
David Carson is volunteering to host these Bird Watching Tours.
Weekly History tour for Locals and Tourist's to enjoy.
Subject to Numbers - Minimum number
South West Health and Hospital
South West Health Hospital Service:
Practicing good hygiene and strictly complying with social distancing practices remain our most important actions as we continue to prepare for the forward impacts.
Regional Development Australia
Regional Development Australia has compiled information and resources relevant for the region.
This includes Grants available and COVID19 info
Balonne Shire Council
Please see information below and attached from Garnet Radford, Economic Development Officer, Balonne Shire Council.
Support Services on offer to Balonne Shire Businesses:
Business contact point/support, understanding the stimulus packages announced, some advisory, diversifying/options,
Business – emotional and well-being (mental health) – counseling, messenger support and webinars (private)
Business mentoring – 5 hours of services from professional business mentors
Local Jobs Board – for employers posting jobs and for job seekers
Updated contact details for accessing assistance.
The new Small Business Rural Financial Counselling Service available to all small to medium businesses in Southern Queensland.
The service is totally free and available to any type of business that has been drought impacted, and includes businesses with up to 200 employees.
Balonne Shire Council
Free join up to E Borrow Box...library resources for the whole family.
TASC - rural legal services outreach.
18 & 19 September TBC
After postponing the original June dates for Brushstrokes, the new dates of September 18th and 19th have been chosen for our exhibition. Hopefully by that time, we will be able to celebrate our achievements with a wonderful display of our artistic talents.
If we are still in lockdown from the affects of this silent monster when that time arrives, Brushstrokes will live to fight another day in 2021. Take care everyone and please stay home.
For updates - click on this link.
You can join worship online on Facebook with @StLukes Parish Toowoomba.
See this link for times: https://www.stlukestoowoomba.org.au/events/
StJohns Cathedral worship also online: https://www.stjohnscathedral.com.au/
Online Resources for Graziers from Leading Sheep.
These are recorded webinars which you can view.
Visiting StGeorge Monthly
Monthly Outreach by Michael Cowley.
Due to the coronavirus pandemic, Michael Cowley’s monthly St George visit has been placed on hold until further notice.
Michael and the team at Fox and Thomas remain available for appointments by telephone or videoconference.
If you have anything you would like to discuss with Fox and Thomas, please call our office on 07 4671 6022
26 August Sold Out
Tickets go on Sale on 27th February