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Emergency declaration for public safety in Ipswich
Police have made an emergency declaration under the Public Safety Preservation Act due to a mental health incident in the Ipswich suburb of Brassall. Maddy Morwood. less than 2 min read. June 13, 2021 - 8:43PM. A PSPA has been declared in Ipswich,...

Growing calls for Tamil family's release
Another LIberal MP has joined calls for a Tamil family to be freed from offshore detention. A small but growing number of coalition MPs want the Tamil family being detained on Christmas...

Young nurse reveals the sliding doors moment that saved her from the clutches of two of Australia's most notorious ...
It was about midnight and the mother-of-two was completely alone, apart from Barrie Watts and Valmae Beck - a sadistic couple who later raped, murdered and tortured a 12-year-old girl.

'They should never have been sent': Biloela family's fate to be decided within days
The fate of a Tamil family detained on Christmas Island will be decided within days as the federal government faces growing calls to release the four asylum seekers after one of them was evacuated for treatment in a Perth hospital. Immigration Minister Alex...

Gem Show

Waterloo Bay Lapidary Club's annual Gem Show is on 27th August 2016 between 9am and 3pm at Hemmant Community Hall, Hemmant-Tingalpa Rd, Hemmant. Traders and tailgaters will be displaying precious and semi-precious gemstones, opals, crystals, fossils, minerals, jewellery, beads and findings, lapidary supplies, tools, equipment and handicraft. Club members will be showcasing their talent with a display of handmade jewellery, cabochons and collections. Our club table will be covered with homemade jams, pickles and delicious cakes. Refreshments are available at our Soft Rock Cafe.
Buy a ticket in the raffle of beautiful jewllery made by our members. Something for everyone - all tastes, all ages, all budgets. Admission $3, Pensioners $2, under 12 free.

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