Life Member Barbara Barnes receives a volunteer award

    Recently Foundation and Life Member of Picabeen  Barbara Barnes received an Everton Volunteer Recognition Award to acknowledge her service to the community –most recently  for her involvement as convenor of the Older Women’s Network Mitchelton...
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Farewell to QUT Students

  Our QUT Students are completing their placements soon and today they joined the staff for a farewell lunch. Picabeen thanks Punam, Yawen, Liz, Sissi and Vinh for their volunteer contribution and wish them all the best for the future. Also big thanks to Carla...
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Annette receives volunteer award

  Congratulations to Annette (in the centre of the picture) who received a volunteer award for her excellence of Service to Picabeen. The award was presented to her at Tim Mander’s 2018 Everton Volunteer Awards Ceremony held...
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Pop up Foodbank returning to Picabeen

  With the success of the First Pop Up, Foodbank and Picabeen have teamed up again to produce another Pop Up Foodbank on Thursday, 29th November from...
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Feed 50 Families this Xmas

Once again this year Picabeen Community Centre is looking for help to provide Christmas hampers to the growing number of local people experiencing hardship. The centre has been supporting at least 40 families and other vulnerable people with those hampers, but in the...
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Community Christmas Morning Tea

      Once again Picabeen will be holding a Community Christmas Morning Tea – on Monday 17 December starting at 10am Highlights will include Animal Petting, Face Painting, Xmas Carols , Art and Craft display and much more Look forward to seeing...
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Acrylic Pour Painting Seniors Week Workshop at Picabeen

  To celebrate Seniors Week Picabeen Community Association and Older Women’s Network Mitchelton combined to run an Acrylic Pour Technique workshop It was good fun (and messy) and the results were all very different. There was a very good attendance and...
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External Lift now completed at Picabeen Community Centre

Picabeen is pleased to announce that the new lift is now complete. This lift will be welcomed by all Centre users who use the upstairs floor – in particular those who are disabled. Brisbane City Council have also provided the front of the Centre with a wheel...
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2018 Mental Health Expo – 9 October

  Picabeen Communtiy Association in conjunction with Clear Breeze are presenting a Mental Health Expo at Picabeen Community Centre on Tuesday, 9th October from 10am to 2pm. Included in the program will be free Yoga and Tai Chi classes. More information to come....
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Services Information Booklet Launch

Picabeen and Older Women’s Network Queensland recently launched its Services Information Booklet. Guest speakers included Hon Coralee O’Rourke – Minister for Communities, Disability Services and Seniors, Annie Bacon – Family and Relationship...
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