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Friday August 27 th, 2010 Follow us on Twitter - http://hinterlandgrapevine.blogspot.com/ Charity Cricket Rotary’s “up the Tiber” The Maleny Rotary Club-backed World Community Service to Match new musical comedy Up the Tiber Without a Toga, opening at the support projects such as those that ﬁght the killer diseases polio The Witta/ Maleny area has Caloundra Events Centre on Octo- and malaria, help rebuild in the salready seen a local play for ber 15th, is really attracting a lot of aftermath of disasters and provide Australia in test cricket - that be- interest. scholarship opportunities that build ing Otto Ernest Nothling. For At their sausage sizzle in Cooke better understanding and peace in those who don’t know, (a good Park last week-end, Rotarians the world. trivia question) Otto displaced Sir Don Bradman in 1928 to play for handed out ﬂyers and even dressed You can support this project by Australia against England at that for the occasion - with President buying a ticket; Up The Tiber year’s Sydney Test. Rick Vickers looking very comfort- Without a Toga stars international able in his toga! tenor Chris (Les Miserables) Fen- Some of his family descendents Don’t forget that Chris Brooker is nessy with the Brisbane Chamber still reside in the Maleny area. taking the bus down to each of the Orchestra, and the 40-strong cast More importantly though, on includes performers from Noosa to 5 performances for only $5.00 a September 18th we will see if Caloundra as well as singers and head for community groups - a fan- there could be any other crick- three soloists from Maleny. tastic bargain. To book bus tick- eting contenders who have the ets, contact email@example.com. talents to play for Australia when the Magniﬁcent Maleny Maulers, To book your theatre seats (and an eccentric bunch of colourful there are good group discounts and locals v Andrew Powell’s Celeb- also concession prices, call 5491 rity Eleven, a very shakey coali- 4240. tion of state and local politicians. If you’d like to view the sumptu- This also will be a great oppor- ous costumes designs by Jinty tunity to let a few head-hunters Stockings, catch the Tiber original go at a few of our pollies (all artwork display at Maple 3 Cafe in the spirit of the game). This until the end of August. The musi- is bound to become a match of cal is Maleny Rotary Club’s big- “extreme sport”. gest ever fund-raising initiative and all proceeds will go to the Rotary The match starts at 9.30a.m. at Foundation and Rotary Australia the Orb Cork Oval in the Maleny Show Grounds. There will be a bar and food operating. My dear Mum’s logical sayings All funds raised go towards Logic: Foresight the Pyjama Foundation and the Saying: ‘Make sure you wear clean underwear, in case you M.S.A.R.C. Inc. hasve an accident’. Visit our web site: http://www.hinterlandgrapevine.com Hinterlandgrapevine Online The Hinterlandgrapevine More news from Ebenezer The Hinterlandgrapevine is a weekly You may have noticed a number of who want tax receipts. email newsletter published each Fri- day and is sent to our local database stories about “The Friends of Eb- R.A.W.C.S. completes the admin- of local residents and via the website enezer” who are sending money to istration and issue the relevant http://www.hinterlandgrapevine.com help orphans in Livingstone. You tax receipts which we forward to Published by might ask why! In Maleny there donors. is a very dedicated group whose Maleny Paint Supplies Pty. Ltd members raise funds to help these R.A.W.C.S. then send the money trading as Paint Place, Maleny. innocent children who should have to a special account in Livingstone 6/14 Lawyer Street, no hope and no future, but with jointly administered by Mrs Ranji Maleny. Qld. 4552 support they do have hope and a Chara the Director of the Enenezer Phone: 07 5494 2002 future. Home in Livingstone and the local Fax: 07 5494 2046 Rotary clubs in Livingstone. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org It all started when I was ap- proached to help publicise a dance In Livingstone the School has a For advertising contact: at North Maleny that was raising Trust Account, a Building Account Les on 0400707883 funds to go towards the project. I and the joint Ebenezer/Rotary Ac- For rates see web site started to read about the work car- count from which the various parts (Web site pricing) ried out by these volunteers and of the project receives the relevant was impressed by their dedi- funding. Two of the babies in the care of the cation. Ebenezer now has a new babies Ebenezer home. This is part of the home almost ready to be able to work that your donated money sup- The group tries to send money to the Ebenezer Childcare take in 20 babies. So a Matron, ports. Trust in Livingstone monthly a nurse and other staff will have (if they have it). They send to be found and money for local money in US$1,500.00 lots in wages found for them. There is an effort to reduce the fees on never enough money, but many the transfer of funds. babies for whom to care. They also have to keep enough The $3500.00 raised from the money in their ANZ Bank last dance will be send to Ranji, account in Maleny so they can the home matron for her to use it send money every 3 months to where it is most needed. Rotary Australia World Com- There are presently over 300 in munity Service for the people Ebenezer’s own Primary school and they have to be provided with Apple iMac everything as they come to the school with absolutely NOTH- Slim, all-in-one design ING!!!!!! Setting the highest standards for el- Ebenezer is also supporting 44 egance and simplicity, the all-in-one iMac kids at Secondary School (can you packs all its components — from imagine what that costs - uniforms, processor to video camera — into an shoes, books, fees etc) along with astoundingly thin, anodized aluminum From taking care of 16 elderly grand frame. parents (single all of them I think) Click here and follow the prompts $1599 who are endeavouring to rear their (delivered to your door) orphaned grand children. to buy NOW Keep up the good work! This weeks notices brought to you by Maleny Paint Place Hinterlandgrapevine Online Our Green Hint The “NUT” Award Some green tips for around the home! It matters little what the mon- etary penalty is or how much * Fix slow drains. Pour half a cup of baking soda down the drain education is given there are and follow it with half a cup of white vinegar. Let it sit for twenty minutes to a half hour, then pour a litre of boiling water down the some drivers who just will not drain. take notice of the road rules. * Save old, tattered towels and T-shirts for cleaning. Cut them into They are not only a danger to squares and they become useful rags that can replace store-bought rags themselves but they are a danger and paper towels. to other road users who have no * Make your own household cleaners. This is a safer alternative control over the prevailing situ- to relying on harsh, toxic commercial products. Effective cleaning ation, not through their actions products can be made with borax, washing soda, distilled white vinegar, but the actions of the inconsider- baking soda, salt, club soda, cooking oil and lemons. On their own or ate drivers. combined together, you can make scouring powder, furniture polish, an Each week we will bring you all-purpose cleaner and more! the contender for the weekly * Buy a shower curtain that will far outlast cheap plastic ones; A “NUT” award - that is the shower curtain made of hemp will naturally resist mildew and is ma- weakest part of the car’s safety chine washable. - “The Nut behind the wheel”... * Turn your soap-bar scraps Let us see if we can do our into usable shavings. Using a cheese grater, grate several little bit to improve road safety scraps into shavings and put around our town. them in a decorative bowl next to If you know the person men- the sink. Just take a pinch from tioned please have a quiet word the bowl with a dry hand, add to them. water and work into a lather. Mum’s favourite Recipes Devilled Chicken - One of my favourites! Ingredients This week’s award goes to:- * 2 1/2 1b chicken pieces * 2 tablespoons oil * 1 large onion the driver of the dark coloured * 1 teaspoon oil extra * 2 tablespoons lemon juice Faslcon stn sedan travelling up * 1 tablespoon grated lemon rind * 1 cup tomato sauce the Landsborough Range about * 1 tablespoon brown sugar * 1 teaspoon mustard 5.45p.m. on Saturday last. * 1 teaspoon curry * 2 tablespoons vinegar * 1 teaspoon soy sauce He overtook a line of trafﬁc Method over double lines when a vehicle came around the curve forcing Saute chicken in hot oil then remove and arrange drained in a casserole this vehicle severely to the left dish. Saute onion and crushed garlic in little extra oil until onion is causing a dangerous situation clear. for the drivers of following cars. Add lemon juice and rind and other ingredients, cover and bring to boil, Falcon Driver - You’re a Bloody then pour over chicken pieces. Bake in moderate oven for 1 1/2 hours Idiot” you had no hope of seeing approximately. oncoming vehicles. Visit our web site: http://www.hinterlandgrapevine.com Hinterlandgrapevine Online Truthful Jones Tells... I feel another Maleny he heard federal election coming up Bowls Club about his mate, Paddy Paddy was at the Well, the people of Australia have spoken. It appears Friday Maleny Hotel the other night when a Texan paid a visit to Maleny. He enters the pub and raises his voice that it is only at election time that politicians listen. Happy Hour to the crowd of drinkers. We are all ﬁnding that life Each Friday He shouts, ‘I hear you Irish are a is an economic struggle at bunch of drinkin’ fools. I’ll give the moment with the pres- Afternoon $500 American dollars to anybody ent economic situation. in here who can drink 10 pints of With the count so close nei- Guinness back to back.’ ther side of government has The room is quiet and no one a clear mandate from the From 5p.m. - 6p.m. Special takes of the Texan’s offer. people. Does this mean Paddy Murphy gets up and leaves that all election promises Social Hour the bar. Thirty minutes later, he made by both side have to shows back up and taps the Texan be implemented or none of Pricing on the shoulder. Is your bet still them? good?’ asks Paddy. It will be a trying time in Pots Beer - $2.50 The Texan answers, ‘Yes, ‘and he parliament, but one thing orders the barman to line up 10 that could make history Wine - $2.00 pints of Guinness. is that we would have an Immediately, Paddy downs all 10 independent Speaker of Stubbies - $2.50 pints of beer, drinking them all Parliament and this could back to back. make some of the Speaker’s The other pub patrons cheer and rulings more impartial and Be there for the members lucky the Texan sits down in amaze- not aligned to the politicsal draw - Btn 5p.m & 6p.m.! ment. party in power - this could The Texan gives the Irishman the be a good thing. Find out who is $500 and asks, ‘If ya don’t mind me askin’, where did you go for Maybe this term politicians masy work a little harder “Mug of the Week” that 30 minutes you were gone?’ to represent their constitu- Paddy Murphy replies, ‘Oh. I had ents and not take them for to go out to the Irish Bar at Tran- quel Partk to see if I could do it granted and that could only ﬁrst.’ be good. ...get a free drink at the Morale: It is always best to Somehow I feel another club each day of the week. federal election coming up Must be there Friday have some training before tak- ing on any strenuous exercise. sooner than we would nor- mally expect. afternoon to win for the next week. Click here Click here to go to go to our to our “Gig Guide” Why not join as a social “Events Guide” member and enjoy all (Must be connected to (Must be connected to the internet at the time) the beneﬁts of the club? the internet at the time) This weeks notices brought to you by Maleny Paint Place Hinterlandgrapevine Online Another paint hint from Maleny Paint Place Some painting tips fromMaleny Paint Place To read a copy of the Before commencing your painting dow or door or better yet after an Club’s latest newsletter take a little extra time to use mask- entire wall. simply click on this logo ing tape and newspaper to protect Hint when connected to the switch plates, light ﬁttings etc and Roll-On - Painting hallways can internet. You will be drop cloths to protect furniture and involve many architraves and skirt- taken to the index page surfaces that could be accidentally ings. Its a good time to think about of the Club’s web page. damaged or splattered by the paint. trying out a paint pad. These little Pick the relevant date. When painting an entire room al- foam pads with wheels can really ways work on the ceiling ﬁrst. The speed up the job, taking the fuss out Cheers Pres Dave advantage of this is that any paint of edges. that splatters on the walls can be Weather to Paint cleaned up easily or painted over. If it looks like rain, remember the Got a paint job Make sure you are using clean roll- painter’s rule; if you wouldn’t ers, trays and brushes. Tip some hang the washing out or wash the to be done? paint into the tray. Do not put too car, don’t paint! Nothing is more Got no time for that paint job much as it makes loading the roller disappointing than seeing you work that you need done. difﬁcult and spillage easy. ruined! Large jobs or small jobs quoted on. Paint the edge of the ceilings ﬁrst. First Stop Qualiﬁed tradesmen licensed Using a 60mm brush to paint a Paint exterior doors and windows by Queensland Builders border between the ceiling and wall early in the day, prop them open to Registration Authority. slowly and accurately. dry and they will be ready to close Lic No 1113664. by nightfall. Once the roller cover is Little Things Fully insured - Local painters. ﬁrmly ﬁtted onto the roller An artists brush, instead of a frame, take the roller and Every job treated as a master-piece. house painting brush will help put it into the paint and let it you pick out small details Arandall Painting saturate all the fabric. Roll in extra colours quickly and the roller over the ribbed Phone 0429 878 295. area of the paint tray to squeeze out neatly. Time Travel the excess paint. Gently scraping the paint work can This weeks Apply the paint in a zig zag pat- tern so you form a large M or reveal your home’s colourful history and give you some original colour W. Smooth out the paint without Special reloading the roller. Having used masking tape to ideas. Cool Tip New Look water based If you are using water based paints, protect the edges of wood work or on a hot day, spraying walls with DECKING OIL glass, use a brush to paint around water before you paint will cool the edges of doors, windows and 6lts - $70.00 baseboards. them down and make the job faster and easier - you can even paint them (Must mention this add to wet. get special price Fill in the open area with the roller. Never stop painting mid wall. If Everything you need to for that - Normally $77.00) you stop the paint mark will show important painting job is available Let us quote on that when the job is ﬁnished. If you at Maleny Paint Place, 6/14 Lawyer paint job now - need to take a break stop at a win- Street, Maleny This weeks notices brought to you by Maleny Paint Place Relay for Life—Cancer Fundraiser Maleny Showgrounds Pavilion Saturday 11th September 2010 2.pm for 2.30pm $10.00 per person (Tables of 6 or 8 persons) “ Set your Own Table (If you choose) for a great reward” Wear your favourite “Tea” Outfit & Hat Prizes for Best Dressed Lady and the Best Hat Tickets available at Bower Bird Maleny. Guest Speaker Kerryn Swan “Doctor of Fashion” Fashion Parade* Interesting Stalls PLUS much more to interest every woman Welcome Spring with a great time for a good cause—Cancer Council Queensland. Contact: Lovice on 54942444 Or Lynda on 54942445 Hinterlandgrapevine Online This week with Peter Slipper M.P. Election victory back a very important person next December, 2003. The Day raises year. His Holiness the Dalai money for and awareness about I’m humbled and honoured that Lama has accepted an invitation to child safety. Fisher residents have chosen me to return to the Sunshine Coast. be their Federal Member for anoth- You can get more information at er term. It was a challenging and The Tibetan leader will visit the www.danielmorcombe.com.au and gruelling election campaign but the Chenrezig Institute at Eudlo on www.dayfordaniel.com.au hard work is deﬁnitely worth it. June 16. He is expected to con- fer the ofﬁcial opening of its new I look forward to honouring the Gompa, bless the memorial gar- four key pledges I made in the dens and stupa, and give a short lead-up to Saturday’s poll. I will teaching. The Institute will keep vigorously pushing the Feder- announce more details as they are al and State Governments for more ﬁnalised. infrastructure to cope with the Sun- shine Coast’s growing population. I extended the invitation, on behalf I will continue my determined ﬁght of the Institute, when I met with to improve our health services. I the Dalai Lama in India last year. will support and foster employment I was part of the ﬁrst-ever Austra- We can supply the opportunities here. I will promote lian Parliamentary delegation to names and phone projects that keep the Sunshine visit His Holiness at his home in numbers of the Coast a great place to live. Dharamsala. following Beside’s being a strong voice in Wear Red for Daniel “RELIABLE” Canberra, I am also committed to I will soon contact all of Australia’s being immersed in the local com- tradespeople. new Federal Members and it’s all munity. I lend my support to as for a good cause. aLandscapers many not-for-proﬁt and charity events as possible. They are valu- I will ask them to show their sup- aHouse Painters able opportunities to meet constitu- port for this year’s Day for Daniel by wearing red in Parliament on aElectricians ents and learn about local issues. October 29. Before the Federal aPlumbers Residents can also contact my Election, several parliamentarians electorate ofﬁce if they need help had agreed to be a part of the event. aColour Consultants or advice on issues such as immi- I’m now determined to get the rest More will be added to gration, child support and pensions. involved. our list as time goes This one-on-one support is an espe- on and we are satis- cially rewarding part of my job. The Daniel Morcombe Foundation fied that we can rec- holds the annual Day for Daniel Dalai Lama returns in tribute to the Sunshine Coast ommend their servic- es with confidence. The Sunshine Coast will welcome teenager who’s been missing since Click here Support your local Businesses when connected to the internet to go to Local Businesses offer support and services to you a new website for and your business. They also provide local employ- Maleny Tradespeople. www.malenytradesmen.com ment. Why not support them. This weeks notices brought to you by Maleny Paint Place
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