Barung Landcare Association

Barung Landcare Association

Barung Landcare Association:  Barung Landcare is an established part of the social fabric of the vibrant Maleny community – working tirelessly to ensure the sustainability of the natural resources of the region for the future.

The dedication of Barung’s staff and volunteer Management Committees has led the group to:

  • Achieve extensive on-ground works on both public and private lands resulting in greater awareness of local flora and fauna, improved water quality and better environmental practices.
  • Establish a competitive, self-sustaining and educational local native plant nursery providing over 1.5 million local provenance native trees for the local area.
  • Instigate one of the Sunshine Coast’s premier tourism events – the Maleny Wood Expo, From Chainsaw to Fine Furniture™ running for the 16th year in 2012.
  • Achieve a high standard of environmental extension for local landholders gain community and regional volunteer support valued at well over
    $250 000 per year.

Join Barung:

BARUNG LANDCARE MEMBERSHIP BRINGS YOU

–  a range of discounts from our local business supporters
–  bi-monthly Barung Newsletters
–  plant discounts in the nursery
–  2 free trees annually
–  access to many local specialists
–  weed, plant identification & specialist advice
–  access to our information resources
–  links to a friendly & caring community
–  the opportunity to make a difference

– See more at: http://www.barunglandcare.org.au

Barung Landcare is working to develop ethical solutions for a sustainable future. We support regional and local community empowerment to conserve and enhance the rich diversity of natural resources of the Blackall Range and environs.

LAND FOR WILDLIFE

Land for Wildlife is a free, voluntary conservation program that supports participants in protecting, enhancing and rehabilitating native flora and fauna on their property.The Land for Wildlife program offers free land management advice, workshops, field days, regular newsletters and opportunities to meet other like-minded landholders.Benefits and assistance to Land for Wildlife participants include: free onsite land management advice tailored to your property property revisits and ongoing property-specific advice free workshops and field days access to technical advice and resources, including environment grants and other incentives opportunities to network with like-minded landholders free Land for Wildlife sign for registered properties acknowledging the commitment made to nature conservation. If you require more help, please contact your local Conservation Partnerships Officer on (07) 5475 7272.

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Maleny Historical Society

Welcome to the Maleny Info Centre featured Community Group, as listed in Discover Our Community on the website. http://maleny.qld.au/discover-community/.

This weeks featured group is the Maleny Historical Society.

Maleny Historical Society

The Maleny History Preservation & Restoration Society, situated at 7 Bryce Lane, Maleny collects and preserves the history of Maleny for future generations. The Village is open to the public on Tuesdays and Saturdays (or by appointment). Tour groups can be accommodated with morning tea and lunch available by appointment. There is a gold coin admission. The Historical Village is also used by other groups including – the Mens Shed, the Horseless Carriage Club and Family Functions. Present projects include the building of a Blacksmiths Shop using the garage from Glenferna, a farmhouse built by Edward Thynne just after the end of the 19th century. A major project presently underway is Funraising for Glenferna. The society has been offered this beautiful house on the condition that they shift it to the Historical Village and restore it fittingly. For further information please check out the Maleny Historical Village website.

Website: http://www.historicalsocietymaleny.com/
 Contact via Website: http://www.historicalsocietymaleny.com/map–contact-us.html

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Richochet

Richochet.

Every 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th Tuesday of each month, from 9:30am.
Maleny Show Grounds, 13 Maleny-Stanley River Rd, Maleny QLD 4552.

Richochet is held every 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th Tuesday of the month at the Maleny Showgrounds Range Croquet Club.

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Maleny Garden Club

Welcome to the Maleny Info Centre featured Community Group, as listed in Discover Our Community on the website. http://maleny.qld.au/discover-community/.

This weeks featured group is the Maleny Garden Club.

Maleny Garden Club

Maleny Garden Club’s goals are to foster and promote an active interest in all matters relating to gardening on the Range. To stage events that promote the beauty and diversity of the region. Benefits of Club Membership: Friendship, Informative Meetings – held last Tuesday of each month, Guest Speakers, Bus Trips – always enjoyable; Library – a selection of useful books to borrow; Sip & Snip – an informative walk around a member’s garden; Show & Tell – a short talk by a member at each meeting; Social Events, Fundraising (monies raised donated to local charities); plus Gardening on the Edge – our primary fund raising event with open gardens on the Queen’s Birthday weekend.

Address: PO Box 563, Maleny Qld 4552 /
Phone: 07 5429 6690 / 07 5494 4404
Website: http://malenygardenclub.org/

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Textile Art

Textile Art.

Every 3rd Tuesdays and 2nd Thursdays of the month, starting from 9:00am.
Maleny Showgrounds, 13 Maleny-Stanley River Rd, Maleny QLD 4552.

Maleny Arts & Crafts Group, 3rd Tuesdays & 2nd Thursdays at 9 am, Maleny Showgrounds.

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Air Fraser Island

Air Fraser Island

Air Fraser Island :  Click here to Book online.

Jump on-board Air Fraser Island for a spectacular scenic flight along the spectacular Sunshine Coast. Fly over Noosa National Park, Lake Weyba and see all the stunning coastline. Spot whales during season as they make their way to and from their breeding grounds.  Departs: Sunshine Coast Airport

Day Away:  Hop on-board and let us fly you to magnificent Fraser Island for the day. Spend your time relaxing on the beach, visit Lake Wabby, go dingo spotting, or just sit around the pool at the Eurong Resort. Departing Sunshine Coast or Hervey Bay, this package includes return flights.

Fly Drive:  We fly you out to Fraser Island from either the Sunshine Coast or Hervey Bay. On arrival, collect the keys to one of our four wheel drive cars and spend the day exploring Fraser by 4WD at your own pace. Visit Lake McKenzie for a swim or drive the beach spotting dingoes.

Fly Drive + Stay:  Our Fly Drive package plus an overnight stay in an East Coast resort of your choice with breakfast included. Spend more time on the island taking in more of the amazing sights. Swim in Lake Wabby, drive up to Indian Head or find out how the Champagne Pools got their name.

 Fly to Fraser Island – Bus it to the Sights:  This spectacular scenic flight will fly over Noosa, Double Island Point and Rainbow Beach before landing on World Heritage Fraser Island. Visit magical ancient rainforests. Swim in beautiful lakes and creeks.  Experience the magnificent 75 Mile Beach in the comfortable air-conditioned Fraser Explorer 4×4 coach with knowledgeable, experienced ranger guides.  Departs: Sunshine Coast

Scenic Flights:  Air Fraser Island is the only air charter company offering scenic flights over Fraser using 75 Mile Beach as our airstrip. Experience the breathtaking views of ancient rainforests, crystal clear lakes and amazing marine life including whale spotting during season.

Mainland Scenic Flights:  Want to see the mainland from the air? Air Fraser Island offer scenic flights departing the Sunshine Coast or Hervey Bay. We have no set itinerary, if there’s something you want to see we can take you there. Or, you can learn the secret spots only the pilots know.

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Maleny Film Society

Welcome to the Maleny Info Centre featured Community Group, as listed in Discover Our Community on the website. http://maleny.qld.au/discover-community/.

This weeks featured group is the Maleny Film Society.

Maleny Film Society

Maleny Film Society has become a valued cultural and social institution of the Maleny community. A spin off of the Society is the Maleny Film Cooperative – Local filmmakers, initially part of the Society, now operate independently with support from the Society. In 2014 our membership was well over 200 and our technology is D-cinema. We screen our films in the newly renovated Maleny Community Centre which seats 220, showing the best of world cinema. We also continue the old tradition of free screenings of international classics from the Film Archives on a monthly basis to members only.

Address: PO Box 378 Maleny Qld 4552 /
Phone: 07 5429 6951 /
Email: Contact via Website – http://malenyfilmsociety.info/contact/#

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Spanish Dance Classes

Spanish Dance Classes.

Every Monday and Wednesday evening, from 6:00pm till 7:30pm
Unique Building, 18 Coral Street, Maleny.

Learn Spanish dance and culture, and enjoy yourself! With Marina Gragera Sanchez, at Unique Building, 18 Coral Street.

Phone 0468 865 334 or email hola@notjustspanish.com

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