Thanks to Mitchelton Special School Students

Big thanks to the Pathways Students at Mitchelton Special School for your kind words and delicious homemade biscuits. Thank you also for the generous donation of food to Picabeen’s Christmas Food Drive
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Older Women’s Network’s final meeting for the year

  Mitchelton branch of Older Women’s Network Queensland will have its final meeting of the year on Wednesday, November 22, at 10 am, at Picabeen Community Centre, 22 Hoben St, Mitchelton. Melinda from Ozcare will speak on “How to Age Independently”,...
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Farewell to Chelsea and Rojina

Chelsea and Rojina are tertiary students who have been on placement at Picabeen for the past 6 months. Today they were given a farewell morning tea by the staff. Students on fieldwork placement at Picabeen make a valuable contribution and play a significant role in...
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Picabeen Community Christmas Morning Tea

  Once again we will be entering into the festive spirit by hosting the  Picabeen Community Christmas Morning Tea   It will be held at Picabeen Community Centre on Wednesday 13th December commencing at 10am   All local residents and Community Centre...
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Feed 40 Families this Christmas

Christmas is a time for celebration through gifts and food – however for some families providing a Christmas Dinner is quite a struggle Please help Picabeen feed 40 families this festive season by donating food to fill our Christmas Hampers Simply pop into...
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25th Annual General Meeting – Picabeen Community Association

Picabeen Community Association conducted its Annual Meeting on the 17th October. President Martin Turrell chaired the meeting and presented his report. Volunteers Annette and Alan were guest speakers and shared with gathering their positive experiences when...
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Picabeen’s 25th anniversary celebrations

On the 23 July Picabeen Community Association celebrated its 25 years of service and support to the North West Community by hosting an Anniversary Celebration at Picabeen Park. Activities on the day included an adult sized jumping castle, an inflatable soccer field,...
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New laundry service for those in need

Picabeen is now able to offer laundry facilities with our new washer/dryer which will be available for people who are homeless or sleeping rough and for others who are awaiting a NILS loan to purchase their own washing machine. This ‘laundry project’ has only been...
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School holiday activities

School holidays can be fun. One morning the youth team and young people spent the morning watching the movie “Moana’, made masquerade masks, and made pancakes!  
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Thank you to the St George Foundation

Picabeen’s Youth Team and some young people hosted a morning tea for St George Foundation yesterday to say thank you for approving our funding three years in a row!  All baked goods were made by the young people. The continuation of funds allows Picabeen’s...
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