Cr Virginia West and Mayor Greg Christensen welcome new citizens from Canungra and Witheren, Dennis Tampemawa and Jana Brixi

Scenic Rim welcomes its newest members

Eighteen members of the Scenic Rim community, including two local residents, have become the region’s newest Australians following an early Citizenship Day ceremony at The Centre Beaudesert. It represented the final step in the journey towards citizenship […]

Wayne Reiser

Reiser steps down after 35 years

Wayne Reiser has stepped down as President of the Canungra Sports and Recreation Grounds Committee after 35 years at the helm. The organisation runs and maintains the area colloquially known as Canungra Showground on Coburg Road and was […]

Marilyn Tynan, Vicky Finch, Judy Hartley and Jane Anderson

New Faces at Canungra School of Arts Hall

There have been big changes at Canungra School of Arts Hall, with its longstanding and hard-working committee recently handing over duties to a brand-new committee. Canungra and the surrounding community owe a deep debt of gratitude […]


Vietnam Veterans remembered

Canungra RSL Sub Branch invites all Veterans, Veterans’ families and supporters to attend a service in D J Smith Memorial Park from 11am on Friday 18 August.  The 50th anniversary of the end of the […]


A meeting with a VIEW

Felicity Wegemund has worn many hats during her life – from graphic artist in London to Qantas inflight cabin manager to Gold Coast University Hospital nurse. She’s done a stint as a taxidermist’s  volunteer assistant […]


Record ‘Pink’ fundraising

Canungra Chamber of Commerce’s 2022 Turning Canungra Pink campaign raised a record $83,000. This topped the 2021 record by $4,000 and brought the total funds raised since the initiative was inaugurated in 2011 to $350,000. […]