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  Upcoming events     (past events)


7 September 2008

"Living with Wildlife" Forum- MRCCC, Albert Park Bowls Club, Sunday, PH: Deb Seal 5482 4766 details

18 August 2008

Brisbane STMR Group Meeting, AHIMSA House, West End, 5:30 - 7:30pm Monday

23 July 2008

Hear speakers Steve  Posselt, Steve Burgess (STMR) and others at Q.C.C. 5:30 to 7:30pm.. details here

21 June 2008
PROTEST RALLY:Save the Mary River Street march and rally at the Qld Labor Party Convention on June 21.  Assemble at Cascade Gardens Broadbeach to march at 11.00am. Further details ring rally organisers: John Porter - Ph: 54855255, 0427476488 or Kandanga Info Centre  Ph: 54884800.
21 June 2008
WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY- Saturday - 9am to 4pm Venue: The University of the Sunshine Coast  - speakers, forums, innovation, kids programs, farmers market, food, music and more...More info at 
8 June 2008
WORLD'S LARGEST COD FISH, DOK'KU -Tandora Homestead, on the banks of the Mary River. Preparations will begin at 9am. Arrive 4 pm to watch the candle lighting ceremony at sunset. All welcome!
More info -
Erica Neate , Art For Earth ph 4128 7225 and Kandanga Info Centre 5488 4800.
6 June 2008
PICKET PARLIAMENT!  Chris Foley MP, and others at a rally at Parliament House, George St, Brisbane on Friday June 6 at 11am. Need more info? Phone: 07 4122 2277
Email:    Website:
5 June 2008  
BRISBANE SAVE THE MARY RIVER GROUP FORMS - 5.30pm, Queensland Conservation Council, 166 Adelaide St Brisbane.  Contact Steve Posselt on 0438 138 982 or
2 May - 30 May 2008
'What’s so Dam Funny?’at the Butter Factory Arts Centre, Cooroy, from 2 May – 30 May.The exhibition is a provocative and irreverent collection of protest art, by photographer, designer and multimedia artist, Arkin Mackay.  Enquiries and bookings should be directed to the artist – ph 07 5485 2723 / 0428 988 059
4 April 2008
"Down the Murray Darling"- & Steve Posselt's plan to paddle Mary River, Maryborough Town Hall, 7:30pm.  $Adults $10, Family $20.  Lucky door prize. Tea/coffee & biscuits provided.  All proceeds to Steve's "Save the Mary" trip.       Read more...     
3 April  2008
STEVE POSSELT'S  canoe trip - 'Down the Murray' River' - 7:30pm at the J at Noosa Junction.
$10 Adults,  $20 /Family.  All proceeds to Steve's "Save the Mary" trip.
 2 April  2008
'Don't Murray the Mary'- Steve Posselt - Gympie Civic Centre, Heritage Theatre, 7;30pm, $10 Adults, $20/Family.  Evening with slide show of Steve's Murray canoe trip and discussion about the future Mary River trip this month.   All proceeds to Steve's "Save the Mary" trip.  
2 March 2008
"Celebrating with Mary" Nelson Reserve, Gympie 12 noon - 9pm - Free Entry- Music, Market Stalls, Food
20 Nov 2007
Kenilworth Show Hall - EIS Information and Submission Writing 7pm (Tues) Enquiries STMR 5488 4800
16 Nov 2007
Imbil Public Hall  -  EIS Information and Submission Writing 7pm (Fri) Enquiries STMR 5488 4800
15 Nov 2007
Federal Hall  -  EIS Information and Submission Writing 7pm (Thurs) Enquiries STMR 5488 4800
13 Nov 2007
Ridgewood Hall  -  EIS Information and Submission Writing 7pm (Tues) Enquiries STMR 5488 4800
12 Nov 2007
Mary Valley Community Photos for World Expo -Kandanga Pub 3pm,  BBQ after, then EIS Meeting 7pm
13 Oct 2007
Billy T Bush Band Dance 7:30pm Ridgewood Hall - Fundraiser - Adults $10, Children $5 supper incl.
7 October 2007
"Twitching for Mary" - Bird watching M'borough to Kenilworth, contact Dawn / Robert details in link
6 October 2007
KANDANGA 1000-Entertainment & the Ride has been CANCELLED due to Equine Flu
17 Sept 2007
STMR Incorp AGM (Ann. General Meet.) 7pm Kandanga Hall - MEMBERS ONLY
26 July 2007
Annual Mary River Art Festival, Imbil Public Hall - see here for details
20-22 July 2007
Sisters of Mary - Bethland Arts Festival, Singing / performance training - Glenda Pickersgill
10 - 17 July 2007
STMR's own Social Impact Assessment Meetings- Kandanga, Imbil, Ridgewood, Kenilworth
8 July 2007
"Music on the Mary"- 2 -5 pm, 132 Riversdale Rd, Kandanga, complimentay wine & cheese, bring chair.
30 June 2007
"The Joy of Singing Concert"-7pm Kandanga Hall,  $5/head or $10/family, under 12yrs free
17 June 2007
STMRCG Fundraiser - Monster Auction, Gympie Showgrounds.  Contact Lars Hedberg
14-16 June 2007
STMRCG Info Stall, Sunshine Coast Show, Nambour. CANCELLED
10 June 2007
QWI information day, 1825 Mary Valley Rd, Amamoor, 11am - 3pm -  Details hereon this post
9 June 2007
QWI information day, Brolga Theatre lawns, Wlker St Maryborough, 11am - 3pm  - Details here on this post
9 June 2007
STMRCG Info Stall at Twin Waters Climate Change Expo with SCEC. Exhibits, Forum, Bands, Entert'ment
7 June 2007
Save the Mary Rally, Maryborough City Council on City Hall Green 11.30am start. Contact Cr Ann Morris
3 June 2007
Noosa festival of Waters (Lake Macdonald) 10am - 3pm Noosa Botanic Gardens, Cooroy.  Incl STMRCG 20 min presentation by Alan Sheridan. Contact Glenda Pickersgill
21 April 2007
Rev Dr David Pitman returnsImbil Uniting Chuch community hall on Saturday 21st April at 7 pm. All are welcome.   Also Imbil Sunday 22nd Service at 8:30am.
19 April 2007
Come to "J" at Noosa ... 6pm Noosa Dr, Noosa Junction.  Jamie Dunn, Cate Molloy, David Gibson guest speakers.
18 April 2007
"Knit for Mary"scarf being rolled out at  Sen. Inquiry,  Brisbane &Bus trip from Mary to arrive there at 8am
17 April 2007
SENATE INQUIRYcomes to Gympie for public hearings   Gympie details......  Brisbane details
30 March 2007
WATER FORUM "The trouble with Traveston Crossing Dam"  St Andrews Church, corner Vulture St & Gladstone Rd, West End (parking is available) When: 6:30pm for a 7pm start. Speakers: Prof Stuart White (ISF), Kate Noble (ACF), Prof Gordon Grigg (UQ), Glenda Pickersgill, chaired by senator Andrew Bartlett.
For inquiries or to RSVP please contact Don Sinnamon on 07 3252 7101
31 March 2007
Artists Saving Mary Fundraising Auction Cooroy Butter Factory - see items for sale here  Raffle details
19 March 2007
'No Dam ' Meeting at Maryborough City Hall  at 7.00pm. re Sen. Inquiry - pls bring a plate of food for supper. Screening of "The Damming of Mary"
18 March
Informal meeting/ working party 1pm in park on Gympie Terrace near Big Pelican, Noosa .
16 March 2007
'No Dam ' Meeting at Ridgewood Hallat 7.30pm. re Sen. Inquiry - pls bring a plate of food for supper. Screening of "The Damming of Mary"
15 March
"The Damning of Mary"Official Launch Film, 7pm Metro Arts, 105 Edward St, Brisbane... $12 at door.
9 March 2007
Public Info Senate Inquiry Night, 6 pm Kandanga Hall,  plus documentary preview of "Damning the Mary"
4 February 2007
RALLY Showgrounds Pavillion, Sausage sizzle  at 1:30pm
3 February
World Wetlands Day, Norman Point, Tin Can Bay - 10am - 1pm,  sausage sizzle, fun and informative
20 January 2007
Q.W.I.P.L Information Day Maryborough
16 December
E.I.S. Community Info Day,  Q.W.I.P.L., 11am - 3pm at 1825 Mary Valley Rd, Amamoor -QWIPL Media release
26 November
MONSTER Auction, Gympie Showgrounds, quality items being auctioned as STMR  Fund Raiser
3 November
Anna Bligh public meeting Gympie Show Pavilion, 10am  Friday (Hansard and details concerning Trav. Dam)
22 October
River Appreciation Day, 10am-3pm Albert Park, Gympie (download flyer)
16 October
Open Meeting with STMRCG, 7pm Imbil Hall  (download flyer)
11 October
Information Night, "Know Your Rights", 7pm Kandanga Bowls Club(view flyer)
5 October
Open Meeting with STMRCG, 7pm Ridgewood Hall (download flyer)
25 September
Open Meeting with STMRCG, 7pm Kandanga Hall (download flyer)
16,17 September
Kandanga 1000 horse ride - see this page
9 September
State Election Day (in case it slipped your notice)
3 September
Noosa Riversatge Concert and Rally- see this page
3 September
Floatilla for Water  10am-12noon (here)(Brisbane) and Waiver Form for Entry (here) 
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