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NWRH Applauds Increased Support for Rural and Remote Health Professionals

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Rural, regional and remote allied health, aged care, wellbeing and disability service provider North and West Remote Health (NWRH) has welcomed Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services the Honourable Steven Miles announcement last week that Doctors and Health Professionals will receive more support to work in regional and remote Queensland. Thanks to a dedicated Office of Rural Health to be established by Lisa Davies-Jones, the Chief Executive of North West Hospital and Health Service (NWHHS), Doctors, Nurses and public health professionals will be given a stronger voice and...

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Celebrity Chef returns to Health Expo

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Celebrity Chef, Mark Olive “Black Olive” will cook up a storm at the upcoming North West Health Expo at the end of August. Professor Sabina Knight, Director of major partner in the North West Health Expo, the Centre for Rural and Remote Health, said it was exciting to have Mark Olive back in the North West for the health expo. “Mark was a celebrity guest at the first health expo we held in 2014, and it’s wonderful to welcome him back. “He is Australia’s most celebrated and renowned Indigenous chef and he has a real ability to connect with our community here in the North West. “In addition,...

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Regions Business Awards Voice Star-Studded Line-Up

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With nominations for deserving businesses and customer service heroes rolling in for the 2019 Jemena Northern Outback Business Awards; organisers Commerce North West are shifting their focus (temporarily) to an increased entertainment line-up for the gala function. To be hosted from Mount Isa’s purpose-built Buchanan Park Entertainment Centre from 6.30pm on Saturday November 9, the shake-up in award categories for this year’s event ‘will allow for increased live entertainment and networking in the program’ says Event Manager Katie Schrodter. “With award categories now reconfigured to...

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Minex Exhibitors Poised to Assemble

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Just over one week remains until doors open to Mount Isa’s MineX; a first-class exhibition showcasing all spectrums of life and business in the mining sector. Renowned as one the largest exhibitions of its kind in Eastern Australia and spanning a 20 year plus history, the 2019 event is shaping up to be one for the books; taking in 3 full days including a Saturday for the first time ever, showcasing over 80 individual exhibits and closing out with a free community concert featuring headline act Hurricane Fall, a fireworks spectacular and food, bar and trade stalls. Highlighting businesses of...

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Record Crowds Cheer on Campdrafters

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One of the greatest horse events in Australia, the Cloncurry Stockman’s Challenge and Campdraft has today come to a close, with record crowds and near record numbers of competitors flooding to the Cloncurry Equestrian Centre for the 5-day event. A year that has been hailed “a massive success” by the organising Committee, Joshua Smith originating from Gracemere Central Queensland has taken out the iconic Stockman’s Classic Challenge event; riding 3-year old stallion GI M Hard and boasting a total score of 340. Taking home the beautifully presented Peter Abdy memorial trophy, a massive $20,000...

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Adels Grove Recognised as QLD’s Premier Hosted Accommodation Provider

Posted by on Nov 24, 2015 in Media Release | 0 comments

‘Smiles for days’ are on the faces of Adels Grove co-owners Michelle and Rod Low Mow, Gary Murray and Alan Mathieson, having taken out Queensland’s highest tourism industry accolade Friday evening; a Gold for the Hosted Accommodation category at the 2015 Queensland Tourism Industry Council Awards. Hosted at Brisbane’s Convention and Exhibition Centre, Adels Grove were pitted against some stiff competition including the Gold Coast Hinterlands Pethers Rainforest Retreat, who took out the categories Silver award and Nightfall Wilderness Camp situated at Lamington National Park who took home the...

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