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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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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Art Therapy

Picabeen is holding Free Group Art Therapy Workshops for Adults. This is a 6 week program beginning Tuesday 1st August from 10 am to 12 pm. 6 places available only, booking essential. No art skills necessary as everyone can be creative. Fun, hands on and productive,...
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A wonderful community response

A big thank you to everyone who has donated food to the Picabeen food bank. Thanks to an article in North West News, we have been blown away by such generosity and feel proud to be part of such a wonderful community! We received a huge donation from Mitchelton Special...
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Volunteer award

Picabeen volunteer, Melissa Brett received an International Women’s Day Award from Hon Mark Furner MP for championing volunteer work in the domestic violence space. Congratulations...
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Help Enterprises donation

Picabeen would like to extend a huge thank you to Help Enterprises Mitchelton. The staff and participants have collected a generous amount of pantry items for our Christmas Hamper Food Drive. Well done to all who contributed. The items will go a long way to filling...
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Mitchelton State School donation

Picabeen would like to thank Chris and Mitchelton State School for their contribution to our Christmas Hamper Food Drive. The food Picabeen received will be used to make up several of Picabeen’s requested Food Hampers and thereby feed various local families this...
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