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CLERMONT RAG FRIDAY MAY 18, 2018

ISAAC BUSINESSES TO POWER INTO SMALL BUSINESS WEEK Crunching numbers and thinking digital will see Isaac region’s local businesses empowered during Small Business Week this year. Isaac Regional Council together with the Local Buying Foundation will see four influential presenters share their expert knowledge across eleven events. Mayor Anne Baker said these engaging workshops will equip small businesses with invaluable skills. “Small Business Week is a great opportunity for local businesses to listen to new ideas, network with others and learn how to make their business more successful,” Mayor Baker said. “The events will be held from Friday, May 25 to Friday, June 1 at Clairview, Clermont, Dysart, Moranbah and Nebo. “Council is committed to supporting and being a strong advocate for small businesses in our region. “Our small business owners are real people, who work hard daily and I am excited to see this tailor-made program come to fruition.

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“The sessions on offer will focus on improving digital strategies, computer and bookkeeping skills, and identify better ways to connect and communicate to customers. “There are limited spots available, so make sure you RSVP before Monday, May 21 to secure your place”. ISAAC REGION’S SMALL BUSINESS WEEK WORKSHOPS AND EVENTS CLERMONT: Friday, May 25 Moving Forward/Digital Strategies with Facebook, 8am – 10am, Clermont Central (old railway building), Clermont. Sunday, May 27 Intermediate Microsoft Office, 9am – 12pm, Clermont Central (old railway building), Clermont. Business Networking Lunch, 12pm – 1pm, Clermont Central (old railway building), Clermont. Intermediate Bookkeeping, 1pm – 4pm, Clermont Central (old railway building), Clermont. In 2018, Queensland Small Business Week is held Monday, May 28 to Friday, June 1 and aims to celebrate the vital contribution small business makes to Queensland’s vibrant economy.


ENTERTAINMENT GALORE AT THE 2018 CLERMONT SHOW - THE ISAAC REGION’S SHOW contributed by the Clermont Show Committee The Clermont Show Committee aren’t sure if we can fit too much more into what will be a great celebration of the past and the present at this year’s Clermont Show. It will definitely be one not to miss. We have some of the regulars back with Noah’s Thoroughbred Racing Pigs and the Petting Zoo attending, but we also have some new entertainment to light up your day. There will be the People’s Choice Car Demonstration with cars – old and new – on display. From there, the Reptile Kingdom is a definite visit. Reptile shows will be happening all day, get up close and personal, learn about native wildlife. If up-close and personal isn’t your style, discover ways you can discourage snakes from occupying your property and what to do if you see a snake. As you wander around the grounds, be sure to stop and say ‘hi’ to the Memphis Movers – Movers & Groovers. These guys will again be at our Show, adding a bit of extra colour to the day. Don’t think that because you saw ‘Rooftop Express’ at the Show in 2015 you can skip them this year. They are back with a BIGGER act for us all! Horsemanship like no other, the ‘Wild West Arena Spectacular’ will be a highlight on Tuesday night and then again Wednesday after the Grand Parade. Following the Rooftop Express on Tuesday night will be another epic display of fireworks from one of Australia’s premier pyrotechnic companies – Skylighter Fireworks. There will be bangs, there will be colour, but most of all, jaws will drop from the dazzling display that will be on offer. The loud noise won’t stop there. Be prepared to be amazed when the Aussie FMX freestyle motocross team launch themselves and their bikes into the night sky. These guys have some incredible tricks up their sleeves and all will be on display for Clermont and the Isaac Region to see.

Throughout the Show, we have high quality, homegrown entertainment for your enjoyment. Gracie Finger Face Painting will be set up on Tuesday, as well as the kids from KSD Dance on display in the Pavilion area on Wednesday. Danny McKay and Breaker Austen will be keeping the tunes flowing on Tuesday and Wednesday – you will definitely hear them and groove to them before you see them. If you haven’t yet purchased tickets for the local 80’s musical, you will definitely be buying them once you see snippets of the ‘Back to the 80’s Musical’ that will be performed at the Show. With one display at 7:15pm on Tuesday night and two through the day on Wednesday, the hard work and dedication of the musical crew and cast will leave you wanting more. Don’t despair - you will be able to see more - the Musical is in Clermont on Friday and Saturday after the Show! Does this leave you wanting it to be the 28, 29 and 30 of May already? With all this entertainment to look forward to, we can’t imagine where on earth you would rather be. Something for everyone and even a few to share with the entire family. For any further information, keep an eye on the Clermont Show Facebook page, head to www.clermontshow.com.au or email admin@clermontshow.com.


PUBLIC NOTICES 1080 WILD DOG AND FERAL PIG BAITING PROGRAM 2018 Isaac Regional Council would like to advise all graziers that a second round of baiting will be conducted during the period below to provide landholders with an opportunity to undertake further control of wild dog and feral pig populations. Currently this baiting period is scheduled for the dates below:

Monday August 27 to Friday September 21 Manufactured baits are available outside of these times, orders must be made in advance and delivery is approximately three weeks from order date. Manufactured baits are supplied ‘at cost’ and are available for purchase through Council. To book a date or for further information about this program please phone Patti Ruth, Administration Officer on 4846 3733 or Council’s Customer Service team available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on 1300 ISAACS (1300 47 22 27).

FREE GREEN MULCH TRIAL CLERMONT WASTE MANAGEMENT FACILITY Isaac Regional Council advises that residents will be able to access free green waste mulch for their gardens from the Clermont Waste Management Facility on:

The last Sunday of each month starting from Sunday April 29 between 9am to 1pm Residents will be entitled to two cubic metres of free mulch until 30 June 2018 or until the stockpiles are exhausted. The trial will assist in reducing the amount of waste going to landfill through the recycling of green waste as quality mulch. The use of mulch as a conservation tool to reduce evaporation and to hamper underlying weed growth is widely accepted. For safety purposes, the mulch will need to be loaded by a Council-operated loader and not manually by hand, so customers will require a suitable utility or trailer for collection. Any children or animals accompanying a customer collecting mulch must remain within the vehicle at all times. It is also a requirement that the load be fully secured and covered by a tarpaulin or similar before departing the site. Customers will have to show they have a suitable cover before loading commences. Customers wishing to collect free mulch will be required to accept the full terms and conditions of the green mulch trial at the Waste Management Facility Gatehouse prior to the commencement of the loading process.

NDRRA WORKS CONTINUE ON ROADS Isaac Regional Council advises the Clermont community that works forming part of the jointly funded Commonwealth-State Natural Disaster Relief and Recovery Arrangements (NDRRA) program will continue from:

May 3 to June 8 Weather permitting Clermont

Laglan Road

Frankfield

Elgin Road, Frankfield Road

Kilcummin

Kilcummin School Road

Mistake Creek

Degulla Road, Pioneer Road

Pasha

Eaglefield Road, Glenavon Road, Pasha Road

Wolfang

Wolfang Access Road

If you require further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Centre available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on 1300 ISAACS (1300 47 22 27).

Scott Greensill Acting Chief Executive Officer

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EVENT TYPE: Exclusive Masterclass with Top Make Up Artist Nathan Kake LOCATION: Commercial Hotel CONTACT: Clermont Pharmacy Ph: 49831036 DATE: Friday 8th June TIME: 6.30pm BOOKING COST: $90 BOOKING COST IS FULLY REDEEMABLE ON PRODUCTS. ENQUIRE IN STORE FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

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A PUMPKIN GROWER’S LAMENT contributed by Jumbo Burnett Clermont Rodeo is gone, so it’s time to move along, Though everybody tells me that it was ‘a real good night’. The horses were quite tough, but the crowd were not too rough, And all enjoyed the bull ride and to watch the clowns bullfight. B A bush sports are done and dusted, so the bullocks now get mustered, To select a few prize winners for the mighty Clermont Show, Now, that’s all right for you, but I’ve only got a few, So I think I’ll turn to pumpkins, I’m giving that a go! If you want to have a go, I’m afraid you are too slow, For you really should have planted them just after New Year’s Day, You need a lot of good manure, dig it in, be sure it’s pure, Then you’ll still need lots of luck, and add a load of lucerne hay.

Wait! I might still be a winner. There’s the Celebration Dinner On the Wednesday night for all, it’s a wrap up of the Show, Now I better get a ticket, I’ll be on a winning wicket, And I guess I’d better hurry ‘cause I’d really like to go! So I’m out here in the garden, trying to be like Andrew Barton, Though I seem to lack on rhythm, and hold very little rhyme. Clermont Show approaches quickly, though my pumpkin still looks sickly, But my doctor says it’s one way to be filling in my time. I’m still watering my pumpkin, for I must be good at something, I’ve a stubby here in one hand, and a book on ‘how to grow’, It reminds me of a story - that to take the road to glory, Well, you’ll never be a winner if you never have a go!

See, the boss is getting ‘antsy’ and I think I rather fancy That she’s getting pretty busy with the historical display. For the house is getting cluttered, and I’m feeling rather gutted, That it seems to be all old stuff, and I think I’m in the way! Then I dream about the cattle, and the years of doing battle In the Show Ring with old Fainty and the Mollers in there too, They’ll go to the Beef Dinner, everyone will be a winner. The Shanns and bloody Murphy, now I think I’m gonna spew! But I’m just a pumpkin grower, and I think I’m getting slower, And my best one’s not that heavy, why it’s enough to make you cry. They’ll be in there eating up; I think I’ve been sold a pup, For the best that I can offer is a sloppy pumpkin pie!

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SCHOOL NEWS

ST JOSEPH’S SCHOOL

STUDENT OF THE WEEK Prep: Paige Streeter for the reverence and respect you showed during our prayer assembly practices. Year 1 Class for singing the National Anthem so proudly each week during Friday assembly. Year 2: Monty Wass for transitioning easily between classroom activities without distraction and remains on task during work times. Year 3: Ashlynn Frost for the dedication you have shown to finishing your work to the best of your ability. You have been so focused on your learning. Year 4: Lainey Foot for your eagerness for learning. You always concentrate well, do your best and enjoy a challenge in every learning environment.

PRINCIPAL’S AWARD

Year 5/6: Quincey Barwick for settling into St Joseph’s and our Year 5/6Class so comfortably. You are growing in confidence each day and you bring a warm smile and friendly demeanor to our lass.

Nate Blackburn for the good manners and assistance you have shown around the school. You are proving yourself a respectful and kind member of our school community.

KID’S CLUB - MINI ATHLETES HAVE FUN contributed by Mim Kids’ Club last month was a Mini-Games theme in honour of the Commonwealth Games. We had our mini-athletes competing in games from straw javelin to paper plate discus. It was a fun night for leaders and kids alike. The kids also heard about why they were created as champions, even if they don’t achieve Commonwealth gold medals.

Kids’ Club is on again this Friday May 18, at Life Church (58 Capella St, Clermont) from 4pm-5.30pm and is open to any children from Prep to Grade 6. We’re having a ‘K-night’ so come dressed as something starting with ‘K’ for lots of fun ‘K’ games. Parents please sign your children in and out. Kids’ Club is run on the 3rd Friday of every month during term time.

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For more information phone Rhonda on 0438 195 790.


ISAAC PERFORMING ARTS - BACK TO THE 80’S contributed by Isaac Performing Arts

With a full house on opening night, Friday, May 11th, and an even fuller house on its second night, Saturday, May 12, the Isaac Performing Arts production of “Back to the 80s, The Totally Awesome Musical”, has certainly started with a bang! With the crowd calling for encores and a standing ovation, the entire Isaac Performing Arts team are rapt with their reviews so far. “Fantastic Performance! Congratulations to all involved! If you didn’t go tonight, be sure not to miss it tomorrow!” and “I was smiling the whole way through, brilliant stuff!” were just a couple of the many glowing praises for the locally cast and produced show. “We had an amazing response to auditions from all three towns, Moranbah, Dysart and Clermont and from that we now have a cast of 30 and an orchestra of 14” according to director David Charteris. From Clermont we have Donna Cook, Allen Snelling, Taleesha Scotney, Petta Scotney, Leece Hogan, Theo Cook, Debbie Skinner, Cindy Ladmore, and Willow Hogan in the cast and Rebecca and Luke Allen-Ankins, Kwan Chan, Janice Wong, Michael Chan, Aki Noble and Freddy Bartusch in the orchestra.” he said.

“The schools in all three towns have been very supportive as far as rehearsal space goes. Moranbah State School, Dysart State School, Clermont State School and St Joseph’s have all offered use of their school halls free of charge. I can’t thank them enough.” Mr Charteris stated. “I am also extremely grateful to the Clermont Men’s Shed who built the set.” The production is still touring the region. With the two, very successful, Moranbah shows done, there are only four more performances left. The next shows will be in Dysart on May 25 and 26 and then the final two performances will be in Clermont on June 1 and 2. Ticket bookings can be made online at Ticketbooth and there will be door sales from 6.45pm with the shows starting at 7.30pm. Book now - you won’t want to miss it!


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Wednesdays beginning on Wednesday May 23

Doors open 9am for 9.30am start on Thursday June 14

2 pm to 4.30 pm Anglican Hall Daintree Street Clermont Afternoon tea will be provided Gold coin donation appreciated Please bring a craft you are working on or just come and enjoy an afternoon together with others.

ANNUAL CENT SALE

at Anglican Church Hall, Daintree Street. All welcome. Entry $5 includes endless morning tea. Tickets $5 for a strip of 5. Raffles, lucky door prizes, quilt raffle and more!! Enquiries to Linda on 0427 880 961.


RELIGIOUS NOTICES ANGLICAN CHURCH SERVICE ALL SAINTS’ CLERMONT

UNITING CHURCH

Service times: Sundays 9am, Wednesdays 9.30am Morning Prayer May 20 - no Communion Messy Church Sunday June 3, 3.30pm Church Hall Monash Lodge June 6, 9.30am Holy Communion - no Service at All Saints Address: Cnr Daintree and Capricorn Streets. Contact: Rev Anne Nixon 4983 3484

ST MARY’S CHURCH May Service times: Sunday 20 Sunday 27

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Service time: Sundays, 8am Address: Cnr Capella and Box Streets Website: clermontcapellauc.org.au

LIFE CHURCH Service time: Sundays, 9am Address: 58 Capella Street Office: Monday and Tuesday, 4983 2926 Ps Allan Kelly: 0417 095 918 Regular events: Mainly Music (0-5 years): Mondays, 9.15am Horse Riding: Wednesdays, 4pm - 5.30pm CLAW Youth: Fridays, 7pm - 9pm

NEW CREATION FELLOWSHIP CLERMONT ‘Come as you are’ Service time: Sundays, 10am Address: Scouts Hall, Daintree Street Ps Trevor and Roxanne Cole: 4983 3980

CLERMONT RAG ADVERTISING DISCLAIMER

ADVERTISING IN THE RAG

The Clermont Rag is a weekly publication circulated throughout the Isaac Region. The views expressed are not necessarily the views of the Isaac Regional Council or the editor (the “Editor”) or the distributors.

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While every care has been taken in the preparation of The Clermont Rag, the Editor and distributors cannot accept responsibility for any errors or omissions, whether whole or in part, including those caused by negligence, in this publication.

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The publication therefore does not print any advert, article or any submission which can be deemed to contain content of a political nature and reserves the right to remove any advert, article or submission prior to publication. Further, any advert, article or submission must be ethical and professional in all dealings and the Editor reserves its unfettered right to confirm or delete listings as required.

All paid advertisements must be paid for prior to printing. Unpaid ads will not be printed. Payment is to be made at the Council Office or by contacting 1300 ISAACS (1300 472 227) and speaking with a customer service officer. No accounts will be issued.

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ISAAC LIBRARIES PRESENT

NATIONAL SIMULTANEOUS STORYTIME It’ll be cat and mouse mind games with a national page-turning escapade from May 21-25 in Isaac. Be part of our special storytime session featuring this year’s picture book Hickory Dickory Dash written by Tony Wilson and illustrated by Laura Wood. Before the clock infamously strikes one, a poor mother mouse must search the house for her two missing sons. But she’d better watch out for the cat! The event aims to promote the value of reading and literacy, using an Australian children’s book that explores age-appropriate themes. Organised by the Australian Library and Information Association, the event in its 18th year. Bookings are essential - call us today!

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MAY 21 MIDDLEMOUNT LIBRARY 10AM - 10.30AM

MAY 22 GLENDEN LIBRARY 10AM - 11AM NEBO LIBRARY 8.30AM - 9AM 10.30AM - 11.30AM

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MAY 25 CLERMONT LIBRARY 9.30AM - 10.30AM DYSART LIBRARY 10.15AM - 11.15AM ST LAWRENCE LIBRARY 10.30AM - 11.30AM


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ON THE SHELF

BOOKINGS

NATIONAL SIMULTANEOUS STORY TIME

Bookings are essential for all library programs and events.

National Simultaneous Story Time is to be held on Wednesday, May 23 and many libraries, childcare centres, playgroups and schools across Australia will gather at 11am to simultaneous read ‘Hickory Dickory Dash’ by Tony Wilson.

Please call Clermont Library on 4846 3746. Please note: Children 12 years and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times when visiting the library, including during organised programs.

Clermont Library will hold its NSS event during Story Time on Friday, May 25. National Simultaneous Story Time is an initiative of the Australian Library and Information Service and aims to encourage more young Australians to read and enjoy books. Every year, a picture book written by an Australian author is chosen to be simultaneously read across Australia.

SLQ MEMBERSHIP The State Library of Queensland provides special library services for members who have an SLQ membership card as well as free access to their e-resources and databases. An SLQ account enables you to access e-books, e-resources, books, journals, newspapers, manuscripts, movies, images, audio and more via One Search, which is SLQ’s online catalogue. You can sign up for a free SLQ card through Isaac Libraries e-resources link on the council’s website at www.isaac.qld.gov.au/e-resources.

SPOTLIGHT ON AUTHOR Greig Beck is an Australian author who grew up across the road from Bondi Beach. He studied computer science at university, then worked in the financial industry around the world before settling in Sydney. Beck is still involved with IT but spends most of his time writing and surfing. He describes his writings as terror-thriller and is best known for the Alex Hunter series.

BABY BOUNCE, STORYTIME, CRAFT AND RHYMETIME The Clermont Library runs several weekly children’s sessions. They are a good way to connect with other parents with young children. RHYMETIME AND CRAFT This is held from 9.30am to 10am every Tuesday for children up to five years old, where they can sing and dance to nursery rhyme songs. BABY BOUNCE Come along on Thursday from 9.30am to 10am, Baby Bounce is aimed at children aged up to two years. Baby Bounce is a chance for parents to interact with their child through movement, music and song.

NEW ARRIVALS •

The Nurses of Steeple Street by Donna Douglas

Hello Stranger by Lisa Kleypas

Last Summer of the Moet by Wendy Holden


CLERMONT HISTORICAL CENTRE

PRESENTS

100 OBJECTS Clermont’s history is set to be unveiled in a revealing exhibition for the first time. The vast collection will be showcased representing Clermont’s eclectic and colourful past. Explore our history and discover our stories from the collection’s 100 objects. Here’s your chance to relive your childhood and connect yourself to a period in history.

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SAVE THE DATE

2018 MAYOR’S CHARITY BALL TOWN SQUARE MORANBAH

11 AUG

OPEN

EXHIBITION RUNS MARCH 7 TO DECEMBER 2018

Clermont Historical Centre Gregory Highway WED TO SAT 9AM - 3PM $6 adults $4 pensioners $3 children under 12 years $15 per family with two or more children


DATE CLAIMERS AUGUST

MAY 24 Artisan and home business Markets

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Clermont Markets

29 Clermont Show Cattle Sale

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Mayor’s Charity Ball

Show - The Isaac Region 30 Clermont Show

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Cattle Sale

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Cantuar Park on Property Droughtmaster Herd Bull Sale

31 Artisan and home business Markets SEPTEMBER

JUNE 2 Clermont Markets

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Moongana Santa Bull Sale Springsure

7 Artisan and home business Markets

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Clermont Markets

12 Cattle Sale

8 - 11 St Lawrence Wetlands Weekend Patchwork and Quilters 14 Clermont Group Cent Sale

18 TBC Clermont Brahman Beef Bull Sale 28-30 Twin Hills Races, Rodeo & Campdraft

14 Artisan and home business Markets 14 - 17 Clermont Gold Cup Campdraft

OCTOBER 6 Clermont Markets

20 Cattle Sale 21 Artisan and home business Markets

NOVEMBER 3 Clermont Markets

JULY

9 St Mary’s Parish Christmas Fair

7 Clermont Markets DECEMBER

18 Cattle Sale 27 Hopgood Charolais Bull Sale

1 Clermont Markets

28 Clermont Cup Race Day

MEETING NOTICES CLERMONT & EMERALD BUFFALO CLUBS

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CLERMONT PATCHWORK AND QUILTERS GROUP INC

Have amalgamated and meet at the Leo Hotel on the 4th Sunday of each month at 11am. Further enquiries call 0408 060 291.

Meetings will be held at Monash Lodge at 2pm, June 11, August 13 AGM, October 8 and December 10. New members/volunteers are most welcome.

Monthly meeting held on the third Thursday of the month at 10am at 76 Capricorn Street, Senior Citizen’s Hall.

MONASH LODGE INC

Further information contact Les on 0458 595 440.

Monthly meeting held on the second Wednesday of the month at 4pm in the meeting room at Monash Lodge. Next meeting dates Wednesday July 11 and September 12.

CLERMONT COMMUNITY HOUSING AND OTHER SERVICES Monthly meetings held on the second Tuesday of the month at 4.30pm at Lagoona, 2 Lime Street.

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Sealing works Clermont-Alpha Road The Department of Transport and Main Roads advises motorists that roadworks will be undertaken to pave and seal sections of the ClermontAlpha Road. As part of the project almost 17km of road will be upgraded from about 40km to 60km north of Alpha. Works will be completed progressively from mid-March 2018 to mid-2019, weather permitting. Hours of work are expected to include Monday – Saturday, 6am to 6pm. Motorists are advised that side tracks will be in place as part of this project and are reminded to drive carefully through the roadworks zone, be aware of changed traffic conditions (including speed restrictions) and follow the direction of traffic control on site. For more information about these works, please contact the Department of Transport and Main Roads in Barcaldine on 4651 2777 during business hours, or email barcaldine.office@tmr.qld.gov.au

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Counselling by Chance

Do you want to learn how to support people better? Maybe everyone comes to you with their problems. Perhaps you want to be a better support to someone who needs help. You could be at home, at work or out in the community when you encounter someone who needs support. It can happen when you least expect it.

Everyone needs help sometimes and it’s important you know what to do when you’re the person called on to help Time:

5pm-9pm

Location:

Clermont Civic Centre Supper Room Daintree St Clermont

Contact: RSVP:

kate.clive@isaac.qld.gov.au / 07 4846 3920 COB, 12 June 2018.

Date: Tuesday 19 June 2018

FREE training provided by The Community Development Recovery Tropical Cyclone Program in conjunction with Isaac Regional Council FOR MORE INFORMATION: ISAAC.QLD.GOV.AU | 1300 ISAACS (1300 47 22 27) isaacregionalcouncil

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WORKSHOP DATES

QUEENSLAND

SMALL BUSINESS WEEK

MAY 25 MOVING FORWARD/ DIGITAL STRATEGIES WITH FACEBOOK* 8AM - 10AM / Clermont Central, CLERMONT

MAY 27 INTERMEDIATE MICROSOFT OFFICE 9AM - 12PM / Clermont Central, CLERMONT BUSINESS NETWORKING LUNCH 12PM - 1PM / Clermont Central, CLERMONT INTERMEDIATE BOOKKEEPING 1PM - 4PM / Clermont Central, CLERMONT

MAY 28 BUSINESS NETWORKING BREAKFAST 7AM - 8AM / Western Heritage Motor Inn, MORANBAH

Small Business Week in Isaac will celebrate and empower local businesses with Isaac Regional Council and Local Buying Foundation hosting workshops and events across the region. For the full list of Small Business Week events, to find out more or to book your spot, call 1300 ISAACS (1300 47 22 27) or visit www.isaac.qld.gov.au/smallbusinessweek. Limited spaces are available, RSVP required before Monday, May 21, 2018.

SMALL BUSINESS WEEK PRESENTERS CHRIS HELDER » Power Sessions: How to Connect, Communicate and Win in Business

ROSEMARIE HAUCKE » Intermediate Microsoft Office

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MOVING FORWARD/ DIGITAL STRATEGIES WITH FACEBOOK* 8AM - 10AM / Western Heritage Motor Inn, MORANBAH

MAY 29 FOCUS ON EMAIL MARKETING AND STORY TELLING* 8AM - 10AM / Isaac Regional Council Dysart Office (Training Room), DYSART POWER SESSION: HOW TO CONNECT, COMMUNICATE AND WIN IN BUSINESS 5.45PM - 6.30PM / Nebo Memorial Hall, NEBO

MAY 31 BUSINESS NETWORKING LUNCH 11.30AM - 12PM / Moranbah Community Centre (Chapel), MORANBAH POWER SESSION: HOW TO CONNECT, COMMUNICATE AND WIN IN BUSINESS* 12PM - 2PM / Moranbah Community Centre (Chapel), MORANBAH

JUNE 1 INTERMEDIATE LEVEL STORY TELLING: WHY WE TELL OUR STORY 10AM - 12PM / Barracrab Caravan Park, CLAIRVIEW *MENTORING/NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE (After events )

FOR MORE INFORMATION: ISAAC.QLD.GOV.AU | 1300 ISAACS (1300 47 22 27) isaacregionalcouncil

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ISAAC LIBRARIES ROBOTICS CHALLENGE PROGRAM

MENTORS WANTED Isaac Libraries are seeking expressions of interest for volunteers to offer their services as mentors for the Robotics Challenge Program. Do you work in the engineering, IT or science? Do you have a great interest in coding and robotics? You could be a Robotics Challenge Program Mentor. Team Mentors will work with Isaac Libraries staff to guide and assist teams of up to 10 children. Mentors will help children learn how to build working robots, to solve problems and complete challenges. Teams will be based in: • Moranbah • Clermont • Dysart • Middlemount • Glenden • Nebo The program will run from June 18 to September 7. At the end of the 10 week-program, all teams will come face to face at the Isaac Libraries Tech Fest on September 8 with a location to be advised. Submit your interest to Library Supervisor Corinna Baerhold on 1300 ISAACS (1300 472 227) or in person at your local library during business hours by June 1. FOR MORE INFORMATION: ISAAC.QLD.GOV.AU | 1300 ISAACS (1300 47 22 27) isaacregionalcouncil

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May is the month Queenslanders come together to say “no� to domestic and family violence. As a community we must work together to end domestic and family violence

Come along to a free event hosted by Clermont Police and Clermont Community Housing and Other Services Inc. When: 3:30 pm

Thursday

24th May 2018

Where: Centenary Park, Clermont

Free Afternoon Tea! Sausage sizzle and more!!! Sponsored by Clermont Butchery

CCHAOSI

Queensland Police

For more information or to sponsor contact (CCHAOSInc) Clermont Community Housing and Other Services Inc. 4983 3400


HEALTH, FITNESS AND SOCIAL FUN CLERMONT SPORTS CENTRE Contact: 07 4983 1422 Address: 7 Jupiter Street www.clermontsportscentre.com All small group training included in gym membership. RIP: A high intensity strength conditioning class using barbell and light weights. 45-1 hour in duration. Bring towel and water bottle. RIP EXPRESS is a 45 minute major muscle group workout. AXIS: Power to the core in 30 minutes. TRX SUSPENSION TRAINING: Every Suspension Training exercise builds true functional strength and improves flexibility, balance and core stability all at once. Intermediate sessions are higher intensity workouts as basics should be well ingrained in participants. THUMP: 1 hour boxing class. Boxing equipment is provided, inners must be worn and can be purchased for $5 from reception.

TRX FLEX incorporates strength through stretching. VIRTUAL REVOLUTION: Great music and a fantastic calorie burning hour of indoor cycling. You will learn correct technique for improved performance and have fun cycling. Bookings essential. This is a virtual run class - follow the instructor on the screen. YOGA: A class for everyone! For ages 5 and up to 90 or more. You will learn breathing exercises and positions that can help improve arthritic symptoms, insomnia, blood pressure, mood and aid with relaxation and flexibility. This class is suitable for pregnant women. Screening will be conducted prior to participation. Bookings for Yoga are essential. BOOTCAMP: A fun (mostly bodyweight) class run by Lockie. Based around cardio fitness.

Please contact Lloyd on 4983 2010 or Frances on 4983 1478. We shoot on the 1st and 3rd Sunday of every month. Arrive at range at 9.30am and commence shooting at 10am. You can also find us on Facebook @SSAA Clermont Branch Inc.

MONDAY 6.15am TRX Flex 6pm Yoga 7pm TRX TUESDAY 6.15am TRX Flex 9.15am

Ladies Indoor Volleyball

10.15am

Ladies Indoor Volleyball

5.45pm Rip Express 6.30pm AXIS WEDNESDAY 6.15am TRX Flex 6pm THUMP THURSDAY 10am Yoga 5.15pm RIP 6.15pm AXIS 7.30pm

Shooting this weekend is: Pistol - IPSC Rifle - Hunter Class Field Rifle

Mixed Indoor Volleyball

SATURDAY 8.30am THUMP 9.15am TRX 10.15am

CLERMONT SPORTING SHOOTERS WANTING TO BECOME A MEMBER?

PROGRAM

Virtual Revolution

GOLF NEWS Sunday, May 13 Mothers Day sponsored by Vivians. Winners were K McGuiness and P Messer on countback from L Gordon and G Mannion. Pinshots to L Gordon, P Messer, S Rieck and G Mannion.


HEALTH, FITNESS AND SOCIAL FUN MAD ABOUT FITNESS Contact: 0448 007 263 Address: 41 James Road All classes and open gym are $15. GUT AND BUTT BLAST: Is a target class that focuses on strengthening and toning the nine core divisions of the abdominal plane, simultaneously blasting the three muscles of the buttocks, hamstrings and quadriceps. This will increase fat metabolism at rest and help slim and tone those problematic areas. Although not targeted, general whole body conditioning applies and while challenging, is more than suitable for any fitness level. OPEN GYM: This is your opportunity to use the gym facilities, there will be a basic weights program and WOD on offer for your utilisation, or you could just be creative and do your own training. LETS LIFT: This program has been designed to target the eight large muscle groups in a 45 minutes whole body workout. This is achieved through the use of barbell and dumbbell weights. This class is suitable for all fitness levels.

METAPWR: MetaPWR is a fast moving circuit, using moves that need strength, speed and power. All MetaPWR workouts use the entire body,involving your upper and lower body and core muscles. Muscle is metabolically active tissue, so the more muscles you work the more calories you burn. The more calories you burn, the more productive your workouts will be and the faster you will lose fat. CIRCUIT TRAINING: This is a form of body conditioning or resistance training using highintensity/low-intensity aerobic energy. It targets strength building and muscular endurance. An exercise ‘circuit’ is one completion of all prescribed exercises in the program. It is highly enjoyable and recommended to all levels of fitness. METAFIT: This is a 30 minutes bodyweight training system that gets results! It is a functional and effective, metabolic workout that will change the way you train. Created by a former Royal Marine Commando, Metafit combines the latest HIIT techniques with traditional ‘old school’ bodyweight exercises to set the metabolism on fire.

PROGRAM MONDAY 9.30am Gut and Butt 5.45pm Blast TUESDAY 5.45pm MetaPWR WEDNESDAY 9.30am Circuit Training 5.45pm Let’s Lift THURSDAY 11.15am 5.45pm

Metafit

SATURDAY 6.30am Open Gym - 9pm SUNDAY 6.30am Open Gym 7.30pm

VETS GOLF Winner of the stroke competition was Gary Mannion with run downs to Jerry Marr and Alan McGuiness. Least putts to Gary Mannion. Vets hit off every Thursday at 2pm and visitors are welcome.

CLERMONT RIFLE ASSOCIATION INC Firearm Safety Courses now available. Just a reminder that we have a new scoped and peep sight club rifle available to new and interested shooters with full training and coaching from fully qualified range officers if requires. For any enquires please contact Jan Thornhill on 0408 980939 or Noel (Bear) Byrne on 0419 791 751 or email clermontrifle@yahoo.com.au

CLERMONT RAG


Clermont Rag 18 may 2018  
Clermont Rag 18 may 2018