Paul Kraayvanger

Humans of Canungra

Paul Kraayvanger is one half of the team behind Canungra Hub Cafe.  He and his wife, Shona, also previously owned Canungra Newsagent.  Shona, said she was happy I was interviewing Paul because they were starting […]

Enjoying a drink at Canungra Hotel

Making Memories at Canungra Hotel

For visitors and locals alike, the historic Canungra Hotel is a place to make special memories. Although COVID-19 restrictions have limited the Hotel to 20 diners at one time, Restaurant Manager Nikki Fitton said it […]

Danau family at Mountview Alpaca Farm

Tourists Return to Canungra

Canungra’s cafes and retail stores are benefitting from an influx of tourists, however Canungra Chamber of Commerce President Monique Morcus says it will be a long road to economic recovery for the township. “Local businesses […]

Greg Christensen

Greg Christensen Returned as Mayor

Greg Christensen has been returned for a second term as Mayor of the Scenic Rim. Greg thanked Mayoral Candidates Chris Summers and Virginia Price for their participation in the democratic process and acknowledged John Brent […]

Nora Jones of The Shoe Vault

The Changing Face of Canungra Business

Local businesses adapted quickly to the challenge of government restrictions brought in due to the COVID-19 pandemic. With health and government regulations changing daily, on Monday 23rd March the main street of town changed from […]

The Outpost Cafe

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 […]

Beaudesert Times

End of an Era

Over 100 years of history has come to an end today, Friday 13th March 2020, when the Beaudesert Times printing operations officially ceased and newspaper staff will soon move to the Jimboomba Times office. The […]

The Shoe Vault

The Shoe Vault Celebrates 5 Years

Nora Jones celebrated five years in business for The Shoe Vault with a gala late night shopping event on Thursday 28th November. The Shoe Vault opened in 2014 and has attracted a loyal customer base […]