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What is really Important?

What is really Important?

What is really important? We live in a town with three big schools, and a number of kindergartens, our community which has been flagged as “growth area”,  our shopkeepers all want us to “shop local”, our Government wants us to hand over all power and “trust them” while they protect us from danger, 15000 km away […]

Fire Danger Suggestion by Ben (Rural Fire Service, Landsborough)

Fire Danger Suggestion by Ben (Rural Fire Service, Landsborough)

Ben Lettres our ‘news correspondent’ and eyes and ears on the street is also an active member of the Rural Fire Service, Landsborough. Ben wrote in today to remind us of the 1994 bush fires in this region. Given the season and lack of rain, we should all be all do what we can to […]

Meet the Shopkeeper: Jenny and Shannon from Hinterland Body and Soul Beerwah

Meet the Shopkeeper: Jenny and Shannon from Hinterland Body and Soul Beerwah

Jenny and Shannon from Hinterland Body and Soul Beerwah have been in Beerwah for the past five years and have gathered a following of regular customers who visit their Boutique, knowing that Jenny will interpret their needs correctly: Jenny was involved in hospitality, and has always been great with her hands, “she’s extremely good at […]

Meet Honorary Locals: Milan and Himanshu – Euro Solar Salesmen

Meet Honorary Locals: Milan and Himanshu – Euro Solar Salesmen

Milan and Himanshu have  been visiting me since February, and have finally convinced me to sign up to Solar Energy. I don’t rush into things, especially when it involves money, however my last electricity bill was $841.39 and my four previous bills were roughly the same. (I’m with Origin Energy at present). Anyone who drives past […]

Meet the Trade: Bill from Burson Auto Parts Beerwah

Meet the Trade: Bill from Burson Auto Parts Beerwah

If you own your own vehicle and do any work on it yourself,  you’ve probably have already met Bill from Burson Auto Parts Beerwah.  Bill is fantastic, and he always has the time to explain what you need and offer good advice. I think you will find that their prices are as good as if not better […]

Events

Challenge yourself to ride this October to fight kids’ cancer! (2014)

Challenge yourself to ride this October to fight kids’ cancer! (2014)

HOW IT WORKS Great Cycle Challenge encourages all Australians to ride throughout October to fight kids’ cancer! The idea is simple, you set yourself a target of kilometres for the month…and pedal it down. Anyone can take part from any location across the country and you can ride by yourself or create a team with […]

A Talk Lindsay Adams about Surviving the corporate jungle

A Talk Lindsay Adams about Surviving the corporate jungle

Surviving the corporate jungle with Lindsay Adams If you want to achieve better results for your organisation, learn invaluable relationship building strategies from keynote speaker Lindsay Adams at the Surviving the Corporate Jungle business breakfast at Sunshine Coast Stadium on Friday, September 26 at 7am. Learn why salespeople and managers fail to get their point […]

Beerwah & District Kindergarten Trivia Night Saturday 11th October 2014

Beerwah & District Kindergarten Trivia Night Saturday 11th October 2014

Beerwah Kindy Trivia Night Saturday 11th October 6.30pm for 7pm start MARK YOUR CALENDAR – Kindy Fundraising Event: Trivia Night Glasshouse Mountains Sports Club: DATE: Saturday 11th October TIME 6.30pm for 7pm start. Get your team together – table of 6 $120 per table ($20 per person). Price includes entry, nibbles, and ticket into the lucky door price. There […]

TriStars – Holiday Fun to keep your kids active

TriStars – Holiday Fun to keep your kids active

Holiday Fun – keep your kids active Looking for school holiday activities for the kids? A fun packed 3 day program run by local Ngungun Triathlon Club https://www.facebook.com/NgungunTriathlonClub Sign up on Wed 3rd and 10th September from  3 – 5pm at Skippy Park Landsborough For all 7 to 10 year olds who must be able to […]

TUSKANAS Restaurant in Beerwah – Grand Opening 19th September 2014

TUSKANAS Restaurant in Beerwah – Grand Opening 19th September 2014

TUSKANAS Restaurant will be opening in Beerwah Calling all food lovers: TUSKANAS Restaurant will be opening in Beerwah at the Beerwah Hideaway on the 19th of September 2014 Situated at the Beerwah Hideaway at 1233 Steve Irwin Way, Beerwah. For those who know,  the Beerwah Hideaway is lovely relaxing retreat situated between Beerwah and Glasshouse. […]

News

Challenge yourself to ride this October to fight kids’ cancer! (2014)

Challenge yourself to ride this October to fight kids’ cancer! (2014)

HOW IT WORKS Great Cycle Challenge encourages all Australians to ride throughout October to fight kids’ cancer! The idea is simple, you set yourself a target of kilometres for the month…and pedal it down. Anyone can take part from any location across the country and you can ride by yourself or create a team with […]

A Talk Lindsay Adams about Surviving the corporate jungle

A Talk Lindsay Adams about Surviving the corporate jungle

Surviving the corporate jungle with Lindsay Adams If you want to achieve better results for your organisation, learn invaluable relationship building strategies from keynote speaker Lindsay Adams at the Surviving the Corporate Jungle business breakfast at Sunshine Coast Stadium on Friday, September 26 at 7am. Learn why salespeople and managers fail to get their point […]

Caloundra Busking Festival Sunday 21 September to 6 October 2014

Caloundra Busking Festival Sunday 21 September to 6 October 2014

Buskers from the Sunshine Coast, South-East Queensland and beyond have been invited to perform in the 2014 Bulcock Busking Festival, from this Sunday onwards. Busking Festival sponsor Luke and Katrina Bartlett, owners of Tapas Bar Fortyfive 51, said the busking festival from Sunday 21 September to 6 October was being held as a key component […]

Join us on http://Google.com/+Glasshousecountry

Join us on http://Google.com/+Glasshousecountry

It’s an absolute to delight to be online at http://Google.com/+Glasshousecountry If you have received any value form our website at http://www.glasshousecountry.com or our Facebook Page at http://www.facebook.com/Beerwah or http://www.facebook.com/GlasshouseCountry then we think you will want to join us at http://gplus.to/glasshousecountry and at http://Google.com/+Glasshousecountry We understand that “most” people use Facebook to stay in touch, (as at 2014) […]

Meet Dave the Glasshouse Honeyman – Local Farm Stall

Meet Dave the Glasshouse Honeyman – Local Farm Stall

Glass House Mountains “Honeyman” Meet Dave Erbacher the Glass House Mountains “Honeyman”.  Dave breeds bees and sell honey at his roadside  farm stall outside his home along the Sahara Road, in the Glass House Mountains. Like all local honey Dave’s honey is seasonal  which means may tastes lightly different or  looks lighter in summer and darker […]

Videos

OK It’s Official: ADSL in Beerwah is Shocking, and Telstra admit that it is.

OK It’s Official: ADSL in Beerwah is Shocking, and Telstra admit that it is.

OK It’s Official – ADSL in Beerwah is Shocking, and Telstra admit that it is. I’ve had one too many interrupted videos and called Telstra Support, after extensive investigation Telstra admit that Beerwah’s DSLAM is simply over loaded. There is contention on the line and there is nothing they can do to change it other […]

Glasshouse Country Muso Club

Glasshouse Country Muso Club

Glasshouse Country Muso Club The Glasshouse Country Muso Club meet regularly and share and play music together in the Glasshouse Country region. Below is a small selection of the music played at the club,  This is by no means a complete reflection of what gets played at the Muso Club, these are simply a selection of […]

The Beast File: Woolies and Coles (HUNGRY BEAST)

The Beast File: Woolies and Coles (HUNGRY BEAST)

This week, the Beast File looks at Australias Big Two supermarket chains. Woolworths & Coles are a $100 billion a year duopoly with a retail market share unmatched in the developed world. And they have their fingers in a lot of other pies too. Hungry Beast airs in Australia on the ABC, 9PM Wednesdays. More […]

Climbing Mt. Ngungun

Climbing Mt. Ngungun

A video of Climbing Mt Ngungun,   – Most people prefer to walk up the footpath. These guys choose to go up the side.   Related posts: Climbing Mt Beerwah 126 Eudlo Road, Mooloolah Valley Queensland 4 Wheel Driving through the Beautiful Glass House Mountains Turner Park Expansion for Beerwah Ethel Burgess of Bankfoot House […]

Maleny Dairies Give Local Dairy Farmers A Lifeline Against Supermarket Chains

Maleny Dairies Give Local Dairy Farmers A Lifeline Against Supermarket Chains

Visit Maleny Dairy and experience life on a real farm.See the cows and the goats fed and milked and visit their own milk factory where the products are made and bottled.A great tour for all ages groups or individuals. www.malenydairies.com Related posts: The Sign of the Fish – We love Maleny Dairies Maleny Dairies Trash […]

Services

Meet Honorary Locals: Milan and Himanshu – Euro Solar Salesmen

Meet Honorary Locals: Milan and Himanshu – Euro Solar Salesmen

Milan and Himanshu have  been visiting me since February, and have finally convinced me to sign up to Solar Energy. I don’t rush into things, especially when it involves money, however my last electricity bill was $841.39 and my four previous bills were roughly the same. (I’m with Origin Energy at present). Anyone who drives past […]

Glasshouse Country Uniting Church

Glasshouse Country Uniting Church

Glasshouse Country Uniting Church is situated just off Glasshouse Mountains Road (Steve Irwin Way) via Tobacco Road then turn right into Twin Peaks Drive Beerwah. With a backdrop of the mountains we certainly feel God’s majestic presence. We are a vibrant, outreaching and caring Congregation working to serve God in Glasshouse Country via Wednesday morning […]

Beerwah to Costco in Northlakes – Is it worth it?

Beerwah to Costco in Northlakes – Is it worth it?

Today was our second “shopping trip” to Costco in North Lakes and like any good local should: “I ask myself is it worth the journey?“. Depending on which exit one takes on the Bruce Highway the journey from Beerwah to Costco North Lakes is approximately 90km return, but when you get there the fuel is […]

Meet the Team at the Coochin Creek Co-op (a helpful handful)

Meet the Team at the Coochin Creek Co-op (a helpful handful)

Meet the Team at the Coochin Creek Co-op Have you ever noticed how helpful the Guys (and Gals) at the Coochin Creek Co-Op are?, and how much they know about farming everything at the Co-OP shop. Pop in at any time of the day and they will give you what you need, and if they can’t […]

Tell me what you want. (What you really really want)

Tell me what you want. (What you really really want)

What should we write about next? You might have noticed that “People” are important to me, thats why I focus on introducing you to people in our community. – in Africa they have a name for it – they call it “Ubuntu” which in the Xhosa culture means: “I am because we are”. People of […]

Shops

Meet the Shopkeeper: Jenny and Shannon from Hinterland Body and Soul Beerwah

Meet the Shopkeeper: Jenny and Shannon from Hinterland Body and Soul Beerwah

Jenny and Shannon from Hinterland Body and Soul Beerwah have been in Beerwah for the past five years and have gathered a following of regular customers who visit their Boutique, knowing that Jenny will interpret their needs correctly: Jenny was involved in hospitality, and has always been great with her hands, “she’s extremely good at […]

Meet the Trade: Bill from Burson Auto Parts Beerwah

Meet the Trade: Bill from Burson Auto Parts Beerwah

If you own your own vehicle and do any work on it yourself,  you’ve probably have already met Bill from Burson Auto Parts Beerwah.  Bill is fantastic, and he always has the time to explain what you need and offer good advice. I think you will find that their prices are as good as if not better […]

Beerwah Village Opening Soon

Beerwah Village Opening Soon

Everyone in Beerwah knows that the Beerwah Village will be opening soon and to be honest it looks very impressive,  so one can’t help but look forward in expectation to how this new Shopping Village will improve our Community. Beerwah is, as planned by Council, becoming the business hub and activity centre of the Sunshine Coast […]

Meet the Shopkeeper: Sue and Oscar from Pasta D’Vine in Beerwah

Meet the Shopkeeper: Sue and Oscar from Pasta D’Vine in Beerwah

Meet Sue (and Oscar) from Pasta D’Vine who for many years have delighted locals with their fresh pasta, delicatessen and sweet surprises. Sue and Oscar brought the taste of Europe to Beerwah, and they host an entourage of food connoisseurs who travel from far to collect treats and delicatessen from Pasta D’Vine. Coffee from Heaven: At […]

Beerwah to Costco in Northlakes – Is it worth it?

Beerwah to Costco in Northlakes – Is it worth it?

Today was our second “shopping trip” to Costco in North Lakes and like any good local should: “I ask myself is it worth the journey?“. Depending on which exit one takes on the Bruce Highway the journey from Beerwah to Costco North Lakes is approximately 90km return, but when you get there the fuel is […]

Other Recent and Intersting Posts

What is really Important?

What is really Important?

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

What is really important? We live in a town with three big schools, and a number of kindergartens, our community which has been flagged as “growth area”,  our shopkeepers all want us to “shop local”, our Government wants us to hand over all power and “trust them” while they protect us from danger, 15000 km away […]

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Fire Danger Suggestion by Ben (Rural Fire Service, Landsborough)

Fire Danger Suggestion by Ben (Rural Fire Service, Landsborough)

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Ben Lettres our ‘news correspondent’ and eyes and ears on the street is also an active member of the Rural Fire Service, Landsborough. Ben wrote in today to remind us of the 1994 bush fires in this region. Given the season and lack of rain, we should all be all do what we can to […]

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Meet the Shopkeeper: Jenny and Shannon from Hinterland Body and Soul Beerwah

Meet the Shopkeeper: Jenny and Shannon from Hinterland Body and Soul Beerwah

| September 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jenny and Shannon from Hinterland Body and Soul Beerwah have been in Beerwah for the past five years and have gathered a following of regular customers who visit their Boutique, knowing that Jenny will interpret their needs correctly: Jenny was involved in hospitality, and has always been great with her hands, “she’s extremely good at […]

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An Original event at the Glasshouse Mountains Musos Club 28th September 2014

An Original event at the Glasshouse Mountains Musos Club 28th September 2014

| September 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

A plethora of talented musicians turned up at our lovely coffee gardens in Glasshouse on Sunday! Kevin Brand began proceedings with a set of originals – all new to me and all certainly worth hearing. Mary Martin followed suit with a song of her own then paid songwriter Warren Freeman – also in attendance, the […]

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Meet Honorary Locals: Milan and Himanshu – Euro Solar Salesmen

Meet Honorary Locals: Milan and Himanshu – Euro Solar Salesmen

| September 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Milan and Himanshu have  been visiting me since February, and have finally convinced me to sign up to Solar Energy. I don’t rush into things, especially when it involves money, however my last electricity bill was $841.39 and my four previous bills were roughly the same. (I’m with Origin Energy at present). Anyone who drives past […]

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Meet the Trade: Bill from Burson Auto Parts Beerwah

Meet the Trade: Bill from Burson Auto Parts Beerwah

| September 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you own your own vehicle and do any work on it yourself,  you’ve probably have already met Bill from Burson Auto Parts Beerwah.  Bill is fantastic, and he always has the time to explain what you need and offer good advice. I think you will find that their prices are as good as if not better […]

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Glasshouse Country Uniting Church

Glasshouse Country Uniting Church

| September 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Glasshouse Country Uniting Church is situated just off Glasshouse Mountains Road (Steve Irwin Way) via Tobacco Road then turn right into Twin Peaks Drive Beerwah. With a backdrop of the mountains we certainly feel God’s majestic presence. We are a vibrant, outreaching and caring Congregation working to serve God in Glasshouse Country via Wednesday morning […]

Continue Reading

Beerwah Village Opening Soon

Beerwah Village Opening Soon

| September 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Everyone in Beerwah knows that the Beerwah Village will be opening soon and to be honest it looks very impressive,  so one can’t help but look forward in expectation to how this new Shopping Village will improve our Community. Beerwah is, as planned by Council, becoming the business hub and activity centre of the Sunshine Coast […]

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Will Beerwah get a Reject Shop? or King Kong Sales? Gone Bonkers? or One? Both? None?

Will Beerwah get a Reject Shop? or King Kong Sales? Gone Bonkers? or One? Both? None?

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

I heard that two discount stores are coming to Beerwah. Which will it be? the Reject Shop?, King Kong Sales? or Gone Bonkers? or all three? or none at all?, and if one, two or three discount stores were to come to Beerwah where would they be located?  at the new Shopping Complex? or at the […]

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List Your Business FREE

List Your Business FREE

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

For all of our followers who run local businesses:  Your business listing with Glasshouse Country also gets you further advertising on Social Media outlets http://Facebook.com/Beerwah and our Newsletter and http://Twitter.com/Beerwah and http://Google.com/+Glasshousecountry Article Publication Press Releases In support of our the Local Community we offer to publish your press release on our Website. We will happily […]

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Meet the Shopkeeper: Sue and Oscar from Pasta D’Vine in Beerwah

Meet the Shopkeeper: Sue and Oscar from Pasta D’Vine in Beerwah

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Meet Sue (and Oscar) from Pasta D’Vine who for many years have delighted locals with their fresh pasta, delicatessen and sweet surprises. Sue and Oscar brought the taste of Europe to Beerwah, and they host an entourage of food connoisseurs who travel from far to collect treats and delicatessen from Pasta D’Vine. Coffee from Heaven: At […]

Continue Reading

Challenge yourself to ride this October to fight kids’ cancer! (2014)

Challenge yourself to ride this October to fight kids’ cancer! (2014)

| September 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

HOW IT WORKS Great Cycle Challenge encourages all Australians to ride throughout October to fight kids’ cancer! The idea is simple, you set yourself a target of kilometres for the month…and pedal it down. Anyone can take part from any location across the country and you can ride by yourself or create a team with […]

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