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Thursday, February 20, 2020

Maria McMahon

Maria McMahon
Maria is the Internal Communications Officer at Bundaberg Regional Council and produces a weekly staff newsletter. She has worked in communications for many years.

Articles by this author

Council's Lifeblood team saves 870 lives

Bundaberg Regional Council’s Lifeblood champions gave the life-giving gift of 290 blood donations during 2019, saving 870 lives.

Surge in electricity savings for Council

Electricity cost savings are a big focus at Council, with departments working together to monitor consumption and adopt innovative practices.

Trainees get a head start with Natural Areas team

Bundaberg Regional Council is proud to have a total of 41 trainees and apprentices currently part of the workforce.

Concreting traineeship cements career goals

Skill and talent has led Jared Everett from Childers to a concreting traineeship with Bundaberg Regional Council’s Engineering Services team.

Council engineering scholarship for first-year students

Gaining a scholarship at Council has given three local first-year CQUniversity engineering students a welcome boost to their learning.

Students team with Council for youth open space project

Budding town planners were given sound advice from Bundaberg Regional Council when designing a youth open space for a school project.

Planning excellence for Burnett Heads CBD

The planning undertaken to support the redevelopment of the Burnett Heads town centre has been recognised at the Planning Institute of Australia (PIA) Queensland awards for planning excellence.

Ron Paauwe appointed to EHA Queensland board

Environmental Health Australia (Queensland) has added almost ten years of field experience to their board with the recent appointment of Bundaberg Regional Council’s Senior Environmental Health Officer Ron Paauwe.

Latest news

Cr Scott Rowleson followed his Dad

Bundaberg Now spoke to Cr Scott Rowleson ahead of his retirement from local government after four years as a Councillor.

Mad Max touches down at Bundaberg Airport

A helicopter as big as a semi-trailer landed at Bundaberg Airport this week for refuelling after a recent fire-bombing mission in southern Australia.

Woodgate Beach group funds new bus

The goal of a new community bus for the residents of Woodgate Beach appears to be within weeks of becoming a reality.