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					ISSUE 5

                                    CANOPY’S EDGE—SMITHFIELD
                                     YO U R L O C A L N E W S L E T T E R

                                                     NOVEMBER 2009 ISSUE




                                       RETIREMENT
                                         VILLAGE
                                        GETS THE
sitewww.cairnsregionalcouncil.
            com.au
                                  “GREEN LIGHT”
                                  Cairns Regional Council have        5 NEW HOMES COMMENCED
                                  approved plans for a
                                  “Supported Living Community”         15 MORE SOON TO START
                                  to be constructed within Can-      Construction is well underway in Greenvale Close and
                                  opy’s Edge Estate. The pro-        Rossmann Road with 4 new homes commenced and
                                  ject will be constructed on land
                                  between Canopy’s Edge              another on the corner of Ashwood Circuit has the build-
                                  Boulevard and Avondale             ing pad cleared to start. It is exciting to see the activity
                                  Creek. For more information        and know that more new residents are poised to be-
                                  or to register your interest       come a part of this great community. Another 15 homes
                                  please contact our on site         are scheduled to commence in 2009 or early next year.
  NEIGHBOURHOOD                   sales office located at
”CHRISTMAS CHEER”                  2 Ashwood Circuit .               It’s great to see some new builders but also the estab-
      A neighbourhood pre                                            lished names continuing the association with the estate.
  Christmas afternoon get to-                                        Innovative new designs approved by the developer ,will
gether is planned for Saturday       4 BLOCKS SOLD                   bring more diversity and interest as the building fever
    5th December at 4.30pm
  As a suggestion we thought             THIS WEEK                   pitch heightens in coming months. Keep a look out!
   that the park in Greenvale
                                   With the release of 4 new lots BE PREPARED FOR                     HAVE YOUR SAY!
Close opposite the intersection
 of Rossmann Road may be a         on Canopy’s Edge Boulevard 2     STORM SEASON
                                   are already under contract. As                                    The Qld government
          great location.                                                                            has released a discus-
   Other ideas are welcome.        an extension of the new Dis-    The wet season is                 sion paper to seek the
                                   play Home Village in Lakeside    here so we would                 view of Qld Seniors for
 We look forward to seeing you                                                                       a new seniors strategy
             there!
                                   Drive, builders already com- like to again remind
                                                                                                     and action plan. They
    BYO FOOD AND DRINK             mited include Better Homes everyone to be pre-                    want to hear        their
                                   Qld, Cougar Homes, Marlin                                         views and ideas on
Please contact the sales office
                                                                    pared for storms.                issues such as health,
                                   Coast Builders, Fina Construc- Assistance with this               housing, urban design
         4038 3888
                                   tion & Design and Cairns Qual-    Information is                  and transport.
                                   ity Homes. Look forward to                                        The discussion Paper
                                                                     available at the                will be open for consul-
                                   seeing stunning contemporary council website                      tation until 4 December
                                   designs showcased by these www.cairnsregional                     For more information
                                                                                                     www.seniors.qld.gov.
                                   quality Cairns builders        council.com.au                     au for a copy of the
                                   Sales Office enquiries 07 4038                                    paper .
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               CANOPY’S    EDGE       NEWS
CANOPY’S             EDGE—                                                                                                     PAGE       3




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                                                      While your main          find “filler” articles by accessing
                                                      goal of distributing a   the World Wide Web. You can
                                       Caption        newsletter might be      write about a variety of topics but
                                       describing     to sell your product     try to keep your articles short.
                                       picture or     or service, the key      Much of the content you put in
                                       graphic.       to a successful          your newsletter can also be used
                                                      newsletter is mak-       for your Web site. Microsoft Pub-
                                                      ing it useful to your    lisher offers a simple way to con-
                                                      readers.                 vert your newsletter to a Web
This story can fit 150-200 words.      A great way to add useful content       publication. So, when you’re fin-
One benefit of using your newslet-     to your newsletter is to develop        ished writing your newsletter,
ter as a promotional tool is that      and write your own articles, or         convert it to a Web site and post
you can reuse content from other       include a calendar of upcoming          it.                                    “To catch the
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                                       motes a new product.                                                           reader's
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Selecting pictures or graphics is an   which you can choose and import
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yourself if the picture supports or    Once you have chosen an image,
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images that appear to be out of        image near the image.                                              Caption describing picture or
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Organization
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ISSUE NUMBER 2                                          You could also include a brief list of the types
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                                                        ganization offers, the geographic area cov-
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P.O.Box 832
                                                        markets), and a profile of the types of cus-
Smithfield
Qld 4878                                                tomers or members served.

Phone: (07) 4038 3888
                                                        It would also be useful to include a contact
Fax:(07) 4038 3777
                                                        name for readers who want more informa-
E-mail: sales@canopysedge.com.au
                                                        tion about the organization.



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