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Coronavirus Economic Support Announced

The Australian Government has announced a comprehensive economic package, to support businesses, secure jobs and ease the burden on Australians as a result of the coronavirus. Federal Member for Wright, Scott Buchholz said the Government […]

Beenleigh group presents cheque

ATV for Canungra Firies

Canungra Rural Firefighters received a boost in field capability recently when Energy Minister Dr Anthony Lynham handed over a new All-Terrain Vehicle to access isolated areas, together with a trailer and water pump. The vehicle […]

Scenic Rim Award

Celebrating Scenic Rim’s Spirit

The strong sense of community that shone through during recent bushfires in the east and west of the region was celebrated in the presentation of the 2020 Scenic Rim Australia Day Awards. Presented in conjunction […]

Scott Buchholz MP & Mayor Christensen tour fire zone in the Scenic Rim, November 2019.

Scenic Rim Welcomes Funding Assistance

Federal Member for Wright, Scott Buchholz and Scenic Rim Mayor, Greg Christensen have welcomed an announcement by the Australian Government for further Disaster Funding for the region. Earlier today, the Australian Government announced $60 million […]

Monique Morcus, artist Colleen Lavender and 'Thirst'

A Thirst For Art

An artwork by the steel artist who designed the Scenic Rim entry statement is under consideration by Scenic Rim Regional Council to be donated and displayed in Canungra. Monique Morcus purchased the stunning steel horse […]

Firefighters with Santa

Christmas in Canungra

Carols in the Park was held at D J Smith Park this year, with the event providing the opportunity for the town to formally thank members of the Canungra Rural Fire Brigade for their service […]


Tears and Hope

I would struggle to find anyone in Australia who doesn’t have a connection with somewhere that is literally under fire right now. Right now, my heart is with Tumbarumba, New South Wales. When my family […]


Bring on 2020

As 2019 comes to an end, all I can say is thank goodness. It has been a hard year for Australia, for people in the Scenic Rim, for Canungra and Beechmont, and for me personally. […]