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Wednesday, September 23, 2020

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Junior Hinkler Innovation Award launched

The prestigious Hinkler Innovation Award will this year include a junior category for the first time, a move which has been welcomed by young STEM ambassadors.

Mark to cycle 220km for mental health

Most mornings you’ll find Mark Cassie cycling along the Bundaberg coastline but now he’s doing it to prepare for a new challenge, the Wesley Mission Queensland’s 220km Cycle for Mental Health.

Kylie Milliken wins science teaching award

Bundaberg State High School’s Head of Science Kylie Milliken has received a prestigious award for outstanding teacher in STEM subjects.

Bundy’s Brooke wins Nestle artwork competition

Kepnock State High School Girls Academy's Brooke Sutton will have her artwork featured by Nestle after winning a national competition.

Former Gin Gin student wins training award

Former Gin Gin High School student Morgan Engstrom was named the regional Vocational Student of the Year at the 2020 Queensland Training Awards.

Ladies Day Drive celebrates fathers day

Fathers Day each year is set aside for the “Ladies Day Drive” for members of the Bundaberg Four Wheel Drive Club.

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Science Experience sees students explore ag solutions

More than 20 students from high schools around the Bundaberg region are participating in a Science Experience program run by CQUniversity.

Shed Door Gallery group opens to more members

Local artists have collaborated to form the Shed Door Gallery group and their door is open for more creatively minded members to join.

Carers undertaking specialised dementia training

Carinity Kepnock Grove aged care community staff are undertaking dementia-focused training to better understand the disease and learn how to best communicate and encourage people affected.

Elijah accepts no butts from litterers

Seven-year-old Elijah Richardson is cleaning up the region’s beaches and has asked people to stop littering after collecting hundreds of cigarette butts in a matter of days.
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