Some time ago that McDonalds made an application to set up in Landsborough and at the time I thought this made a lot of sense from a business and location perspective because Landsborough serves most of the Maleny traffic and also collects passing traffic travelling along the Steve Irwin way. You … [Read more...]
Question: Where do you shop? ALDI, IGA, Woolworths, Coles or CostCo?
What is your shopping preference? ALDI, IGA, Woolworths, Coles or CostCo? Each of these companies have the resources to understand why shoppers choose their products, but do you know or understand why you choose their products? You and I, the average shopper, is less likely to understand why we … [Read more...]
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 … [Read more...]
Goodbye and Hello IGA in Beerwah
Goodbye (and Hello IGA Beerwah) The shopping shelves are almost slowly emptying at the Beerwah IGA on Simpson Street and I can only guess it's in preparation for the imminent move into the new Beerwah Shopping Complex, (new Woolies Complex). Our man on the street Ben Lettres send me this … [Read more...]
Musos Club Thursday October 25 at Beerwah RSL
Hi Everyone, We have the Musos Club coming up next Thursday October 25 at Beerwah RSL, and it is a theme night - Songs that changed the world! Come along and sing us songs that reflect this theme for you. Was Redgum’s I was only 19, or Dylan’s The times they are a changing one of them, or … [Read more...]
Why this Local Appreciates ALDI in Beerwah
When the prospect of Aldi hit the town of Beerwah I think everybody was wondering why we needed another grocery store when we already had IGA and Woolworths. Why I appreciate ALDI The staff at Aldi are always polite, friendly and helpful. Aldi do sell gluten-free bread which is reasonably … [Read more...]