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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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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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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Skyler the Therapy Dog

    Skyler a toy cavoodle is a recent addition to Picabeen’s Youth Team. She recently graduated from Animal Assisted Therapy Training with her owner Jane and is already a popular feature of the Mitchelton youth program....
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Thanks to the Arana Hills Uniting Church

  Thanks to Judy and Ron from the Arana Hills Uniting Church for their continued generosity with providing items for our Food...
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QUT Students at Picabeen

  Picabeen extends a big  welcome to our QUT Semester 2 Masters placement students (from left)  Punam, Yawen, Liz, Sissi and Vinh The Student Program assists Picabeen in planning and facilitation of its events and also provides the students with practical...
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Playgroup Sand Pit

  A recent welcome addition to Picabeen Playgroup is our large sandpit. Since its installation it has been a hit with the young ones! Playgroup is on Friday and Monday mornings from 10am to 12 noon – All are...
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