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Nundah VILLAGE NEWS • Dining • shopping • Business • Culture • Living the good Life

OCT/NOV 2016 ALW AYS

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FESTIVAL WRAP NEW BUSINESS NEW FOOD COMMUNITY

bold move... NEW FOOD AND NEW VIBE! See page 8

local revamp

best you ever

dreaming of pizza

Nundah Library reopens

Taking care of you

Nundah’s newest restaurant

Enjoy the new facilities at your local library. See more on page 3

Celebrating what’s available locally to keep you looking and feeling good. See more on page 8-10

Authentic Italian metre long pizzas, say hello to Pizzalunga. See more on page 12

Melbourne Cup Catering Grilling Art is available for catering your Melbourne Cup function. From only $5 per person.

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Nundah Village Passport

Publisher - Ben Tibben

The Nundah Village Passport was launched last month to assist young people who are homeless or are at risk of homelessness by providing them with a meal and drink from a local Nundah business. The project was created by Maurice O’Connor, Coordinator at the Community Living Association and designed by Ben Tibben from Mozmo Creative. Thanks to local businesses who are participating in the scheme, including Burger Urge Nundah, Curry Heaven, El Aguila, Espresso Train and Fuel & Co.

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A new splitter island and ramp has been constructed on the corner of Buckland and Park Roads in Nundah, at the end of Nundah State School. This will improve safety for pedestrians, cyclists and motorists. Nundah State School Buckland and Park Roads, Nundah

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Nundah Village Dental Fundraising Success Nundah Village Dental raised over $500 at the recent Nundah Village Street Festival for the Nundah Community Enterprises Cooperative. This money will assist the Nundah Community Enterprises Cooperative with their community food truck venture. Pictured: Kirsty (left) from Espresso Train receiving the funds raised from Megan (right) from Nundah Village Dental.

Nundah’s Favourite Day Out After a rainy start to the weekend, the clouds lifted and the sun came out to showcase perfect weather at the 2016 Nundah Village Street Festival. The weekend’s activities started on Saturday, 10 September with the Festival Art Show being held at the Northside Honda Workshop. More than 15 artists were awarded prizes at the Art Show, including Jean Blake who won the Grand Prize, with her landscape piece. As well as winning the landscape category, Jean also won the Hanger Prize. Congratulations to all who took part in the Festival Art Show. The Nundah Village Festival, held on Sunday, 11 September featured the best local food, homewares, fashion, music and performers on the Northside. The festival was officially opened by Hon. Tim Nicholls MP, Cr Adam Allan, Loving Nundah’s Ben Tibben and Nundah’s Town Crier Mark Roemermann. The main stage hosted performances from local schools, including Nundah State School, Northgate State School, Wavell State High School, Aviation High School and Mary MacKillop College. Also on stage were the Chapel 23 Rock Band, Toni Pollard Band, Eva Kohout Dance School and Peebo and Dagwood Clowns, who delighted the audience. Attendees at the Festival enjoyed performances from stilt walkers, acrobatics and street performers, who mingled in the crowd. The Nundah Farmers Markets and PandaPearls’ Sidewalk Sunday Charity Markets were also held, with the Charity Markets raising funds for the Women’s Legal Service and Orange Sky Laundry. Thank you to everyone who attended the Festival and to all businesses who sponsored and supported the event. We look forward to seeing you all again next year!

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Perfecting the Art of Breakfast Celebrate

the new look

Nundah Library undergoes $2m refurbishment The Nundah Library will re-open in October following a $2 million refurbishment. The refurbishment will improve services at Nundah Library and enhance accessibility for the community. The refurbishment and enhancement project is part of the Lord Mayor’s commitment to improve library facilities for the Nundah community. The project has received strong support from the community, and includes upgraded meeting room facilities for community groups, reading and study zones, an outdoor deck and a new children’s area. “The Nundah community will be invited to come down between 9am and 1pm, and see the new-look library at a community celebration on Saturday 22 October,” Cr Allan said. “We’ll be having a morning tea, events and activities as well as a special re-opening presentation with the Lord Mayor.”

Saturday 22 October 9am – 1pm Enjoy a host of events & activities from 9am.

Refurbishment Features:  New library entrance (off Primrose Lane)  Large outdoor covered deck, including a coffee cart

GRILLING ART is one of Nundah’s latest restaurant offerings and is well known for their popular grill menu items, burgers, and their substantial breakfast menu. Grilling Art’s breakfast menu caters for all tastes - from the classic menu items you’d expect, including Eggs Benedict, Bircher Muesli and French Toast, to their range of specialties including Bolognese Colazione, Grilling Art French Rib Eye Fillet, and the Pulled Pork Benedict. There are new breakfast specials available at Grilling Art - and they are worth the trip. The Bruschetta Breaky features fresh tomato, basil and avocado on sourdough toast and the Hash Brown Stack contains bacon, hashbrowns, poached egg and haloumi cheese. A new special will be released shortly - the Pesto Mushroom. Grilling Art offers vegetarian, dairy free and gluten-free dishes with special menu options for children. Open 7 days a week, with breakfast served until 1pm and lunch and dinner until 9pm. Grilling Art | 16 Aspinall Street, Nundah | Ph: 3256 9068 www.grillingart.com | /grillingartnundah | /grillingart The Eggs Atlantic Breakfast

 New children’s area  Ramp and stair access to the deck  Platform lift for access to lower level Upgraded meeting room facilities 

New, more efficient system for returning library items

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Closing the Loop at Jam Cafe Jam is working to ‘close the loop’ and create more sustainable practices at its local café in Nundah. Jam has partnered with Not Waste, a company run by Brisbane local Phil Garozzo, which takes yields from local businesses and composts them in farms and backyards in the area. This compost is then used to grow more food, which can end up back at the participating businesses. “Not Waste is about empowering cafes to realise their potential for social and cultural change around food and supporting the people who live and breathe food - the growers,” says Phil. Head chef at Jam, Geoff Abel, said it was important to participate in the program to make the café more sustainable, reduce their carbon footprint and support local farmers. “Jam will be recycling coffee grinds, eggs shells and fruit and vegetable scraps and these items will be turned into compost and used to grow more food at local locations,” says Geoff. Visit www.instagram.com/not.waste for more information on closing the loop. Jam Café | 3/1208 Sandgate Road, Nundah |

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There’s Never Been a Better Time to Join the Club

Over the past 18 months Eagle Farm has undergone a dramatic transformation as part of the first stage of the $1.2 billion Master Plan. To celebrate, the Brisbane Racing Club has released a new General Admission Membership for just $99 (valued at $600). The membership includes unlimited access to over 40 race days each year at Eagle Farm and Doomben Racecourses including the Channel Seven Brisbane Racing Carnival. General Admission Members also receive access to a number of new bars and venues at Eagle Farm Racecourse including: • T  he Kentucky Bar – an American-themed sports bar complete with buckets of beer on ice, sliders and prime views of the track and super screen. • Stradbroke Plaza - The former Tulloch Gardens betting ring has been transformed into the new Stradbroke Plaza, a landscaped, open-air venue ideal for placing a bet and watching the horses parade around the mounting yard. • Buffering Bar - Enjoy a drink under sprawling fig trees, looking over the track and historic Tote Room.

Above: Geoff Abel and Phil Garozzo. Right: A closed loop special featuring Not Waste produce.

There’s never been a better time to join the club! Brisbane Racing Club | 230 Lancaster Road, Ascot brc.com.au/newmember

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E X P E R T A DV I C E

Health & Fitness

Property

with Sam Scibilia Vitalita Health & Fitness

with Clint Devereaux Northside First National Real Estate

How can yoga support strength and cardio training? If you’d asked me a couple of years ago, I’d have said yoga wasn’t my thing. I’d taken classes here and there but instead of feeling enlightened, I felt lost, stiff and bored. I was far more at home on the tennis court or lifting weights in the gym. But I persisted and yoga is now a core part of my training regime. Like weight training, yoga is about slow, controlled movement. Yoga poses stretch and strengthen the muscles, and lubricate the joints, making it the perfect activity on active recovery days (professional sports players swear by it!).

I’ve noticed a number of positive (and unexpected) benefits for my strength and cardio training: • Shorter recovery time • Reduced risk of injury • Longer, leaner muscles • More effective breathing • S  trong core and health spine • Better flexibility, agility and range of motion I am more focussed in my approach to training, and know when it’s time to ramp up the intensity or call it quits. On your next recovery day, try it for yourself and see what impact it has on your results in the gym. www.vitalitahealthandfitness.com Phone Sam on 0400 287 154 or email sam@vitalitahealthandfitness.com

Celebrating 24 years in the Local Area Dudley Leighton and his team at Future Auto Northgate have seen the changing landscape in Nundah and Northgate, after being based in the local area for 24 years. Originally opening at Ryans Road in Nundah, Dudley and his team have now been located on Toombul Road in Northgate for the past 19 years. “We love the location here on the northside. We’re close to the city, rail, bus and the airport. But the best bit about being located in Northgate is the people we get to meet,” says Dudley.

The Future Auto Northgate team specialises in logbook servicing, electronic diagnostics, common rail diesel, air conditioning, general servicing, brake and clutch, suspension and steering and safety certificates. “It’s our team that makes the difference - we have a group of experienced, energetic, pleasant mechanics who always have the customer in mind. We have great customers and enjoy the varied (and challenging!) work they bring us.” Future Auto Northgate | 39 Toombul Road, Northgate | Ph: 3260 7577 northgate@futureauto.com.au | www.futureauto.com.au Made with love in Nundah.

Why 70s Units Rock! Driving around Nundah and other suburbs in Brisbane you may notice a number of older style unit blocks. Some of them may not be the most attractive architecture to look at, but there is a lot to love about them. However, with so much attention being focused on constructing new apartments to stimulate the economy and encouraging our younger generation to make use of the increased ‘Great Start Grant’, these classic units have been forgotten. There are a lot of reasons why 70s units rock and buyers should look at them with a lot of confidence.

They are an affordable option for young singles and couples trying to get into the property market and a solid investment for any long-term, property investors. If you work out a price per square metre rate, they are generally below intrinsic value and well below new construction. Calculating a net return based on investment, owners are currently boasting approximately 4%, which is much better than a term deposit, plus you have the benefit of capital growth over a period of time. These 70s units offer awesome bang for your buck, so the next time you see one, don’t look past it because you may miss an excellent opportunity.

Northside First National | 1229 Sandgate Road, Nundah Phone Clint on 0431 043 556 or email clintdevereaux@northsidefn.com.au

Future Auto Northgate ‘Down to Earth Mechanics’ Specialising in the service and repairs of all makes and models of vehicles. • Free courtesy car • Air conditioned and comfortable customer lounge • Free driveway checks for customers

ServiceS: • Logbook servicing • Electronic diagnostics • Common rail diesel • Air conditioning • Brake & clutch • Steering & suspension • Safety certificates

Ph 3260 7577 Future Auto Northgate 39 Toombul Road, Northgate northgate@futureauto.com.au www.futureauto.com.au

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Bathroom Styling We’ve all endured that cringe worthy moment when unexpected guests arrive on the doorstep and the first thought that pops to our mind is – OMG the bathroom is a mess! Let’s talk about some simple and tasteful ways to add interest and elegance to your bathroom: • Carefully chosen accessories, such as beautiful glass jars and canisters, are the perfect way to functionally store your bathroom essentials. • Bathrooms can seem quite clinical and cold, so inject some life with a plant, succulent clippings or flowers. • Trays instantly make the area feel organised and grounded. Marble trays are very on trend, adding a touch of opulent style. • Add some lux by using a branded hand wash. Not only does it look great, but your guests will love the special treat. • Add accents of warmth and texture by including natural wood accessories. Texture and interest can also be added through beautifully detailed mats and towels. • My favourite ‘must have’ is a beautifully scented candle. Perfect to light when entertaining guests or when soaking in a hot bath at the end of the day. Chris Curro | The White Bungalow Shop 1a/1208 Sandgate Road, Nundah Phone Chris on 3260 6465 or email hello@thewhitebungalow.com.au

Leading the Way in Light Therapy Nundah Village Family Practice is leading the way in Photobiomodulation (PBM) Therapy - the first providers of this treatment in Queensland. PBM is a light therapy that uses LASERS and LEDs to stimulate the body’s immune cells. Through the application, inflammation is mitigated and tissue regeneration is promoted.  Dr Catton introduced the treatment to Nundah in late 2015, with Leilani Wong coming on board as a specialist.

“PBM is a non-toxic, non-invasive, effective and painless therapy for the treatment of many ailments, including headaches, carpal tunnel syndrome, wounds and rheumatoid arthritis,” says Leilani. “The most common conditions we see in the local area are osteoarthritis, acute ankle sprain, gout, frozen shoulder and tendonopathies,” says Leilani. Leilani has just returned from Toronto, Canada, where she engaged in further training and development with the world’s leading research clinics. “I am looking forward to using my recent training in Canada to incorporate PBM in our clients’ treatment plans.” Nundah Village Family Practice | 1262 Sandgate Road, Nundah

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LOCAL PROFILE

Make Your Move

Friederike Kuehn

After a difficult and time-consuming experience migrating to Australia from Germany, Nundah local Friederike Kuehn decided to open her own business to assist people migrating to Australia. “After meeting my partner in Australia, I decided to migrate from Germany to stay here. To be able to stay permanently in Australia, I had to go through 4 different visa subclasses, which was a time-consuming experience,” says Friederike.

“I started Your Migration Network in 2013 to assist people migrating to Australia and used my personal experience to create an easier process for my clients.” Whether you’re an individual or family looking to migrate permanently to Australia or a business looking to employ skilled workers, Friederike can help guide and support you through this process. “The Australian immigration process can be very daunting and confusing. The difficulty of applying for some visas is often underestimated. I work with clients to guide them through the process and assist with all necessary documentation,” says Friederike. “I love my job – it is a privilege to work with people all over the world and make their dreams of migrating to Australia possible.” Your Migration Network | 0450 684 979 www.yourmigrationnetwork.com.au “My experience with Friederike was extremely professional, reliable and friendly. Her expertise made a complex visa application process smooth and stress-free.” - Stefan Schmidt

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Photobiomodulation Therapy effective therapy for: • • • • • • • •

headaches osteoarthritis sprains tendonopathies carpal tunnel syndrome wounds rheumatoid arthritis and many more ailments

Benefits include: • reduces pain • decreases inflammation • safe and effective • non-toxic • non-invasive • painless

Speak to us about incorporating photobiomodulation therapy into your treatment plan.

Ph: 3266 6622 Nundah Village Family Practice 1262 Sandgate Rd, Nundah

The Tapioca Garden Project Students at Torrens University have rebranded and relaunched a Nundah café with help from the local community. Paige Hodkinson and Juliana Ribeiro became involved in the project as part of their Commercial Design Studies course at Torrens University. They selected a local café in Nundah, Sweet Cilli, and put together a new design concept to revamp the café and relaunch as Tapioca Garden.

Paige and Juliana worked with local businesses to organise donations of products and labour as no budget for the renovation was available. Owner of the revamped Tapioca Garden, Ana Maria, was thrilled with the new design and overwhelmed with the response from generous suppliers. The new café will feature Brazilian specialties, including vegan, gluten and dairy-free tapioca pancakes, coffee and bagels. Tapioca Garden also features a Community Art Exhibition in the café where students and postgraduate artists can display and sell their artwork. Tapioca Garden | 3/1192 Sandgate Road, Nundah | 3356 7191

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BEST YOU EVER Celebrating what’s available on Brisbane’s Northside to keep us looking and feeling good.

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Bold New Menu Be Bold Nundah has launched a new menu, with a variety of vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free and organic options available. Anthony, owner of Be Bold Nundah, is excited to launch the new menu, which features more breakfast and lunch options, as well as desserts and snacks. “Our aim has always been to bring healthy, fresh and delicious food to Northside locals,” says Anthony. “Our Vegan Nachos, featuring corn chips, spiced braised beans, vegan cheese sauce, salsa and guacamole has certainly been a favourite!” Anthony and the team at Be Bold Nundah are passionate about coffee - and their close relationship with their coffee farmers.

“Our organic coffee tastes amazing and we are proud of our direct relationship with the hardworking farmers on Tanna Island in Vanuatu,” says Anthony. “We sourced this coffee because of its amazing taste, which is due to the location of the coffee bean farms. Tanna Island has an abundant water supply and highly fertile land, which produces top quality beans.” Be Bold has a Direct Trade Agreement with Vanuatu farmers, so there is no middleman, making the process of bean to cup honest and rewarding to the people on Tanna Island. “So every coffee you drink helps support the livelihood of the farming community.”

Be Bold Nundah 1279 Sandgate Road, Nundah | 0499 176 629 /beboldnundah | /be_boldnundah

Studio Pilates Nutri Hitt Enjoy gluten, dairy and refined sugar free raw treats at our new Hamilton store.

Get the best body ever with Studio Pilates high energy reformer classes.

Open Tue - Fri 8am to 5pm and Sat - Sun 9am to 3pm.

Discover Studio Pilates with 6 classes for $60.*

99 Racecourse Rd, Hamilton Ph: 0457 368 874 www.nutrihitt.com.au /nutrihitt | /nutri.hitt

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You deserve this. Nundah Studio 1231 Sandgate Rd, Nundah Village Ph: 3256 7000

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Hamilton Studio Portside Wharf, 39 Hercules St, Hamilton Ph: 3268 3300

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Gosh Hair Studio

Yummy Goodness

Enjoy the Gosh experience in a fun, warm and relaxed environment. Gosh uses high-quality products with no harmful chemicals that deliver long-lasting colour. Speak to our specialised senior colourists and stylists to create the best you ever.

Try our acai bowls, smoothies, salads, raw and baked treats and Merlo coffee. Gluten-free, dairy-free, sugarfree, raw, vegan, vegetarian and Paleo options available. Shop 9, 1 Aspinall Street, Nundah Ph: 3172 3885 www.yummygoodness.com.au /yummygoodnessbrisbane /yummygoodnessnundah

91 York Street, Nundah Ph: 0411 521 295 /goshhairstudio

Brisbane North Health Hub & KCPsych Nundah Village Dental Caring for the community since 1980 – new patients are always welcome. We specialise in family dental care for patients from the age of 2. Services include professional cleans, fillings, toothaches and emergencies, crowns, veneers, cosmetic procedures, dentures, invisalign orthodontics and mouthgards.

Spring Clean Your Health. FREE health assessments with KCPSYCH and Brisbane North Health Hub to review your health needs. Shop 9, 1208 Sandgate Road, Nundah Ph: 3256 6320 www.kcpsych.com.au /brisbanenorthhealthhub

Open 6 days a week, with early morning and evening appointments available.

Vitalita Mobile Yoga

Shop 6, 1231 Sandgate Rd, Nundah (Entry via Aspinal Street) Ph: 3260 6200

Enjoy the benefits of yoga in the privacy of your home or workplace.

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3/8 Shannon Place, Virginia Ph: 0404 037 060 www.muaythaibrisbane.com.au /bullgoggymbrisbane

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CAMERON CHAU MARK SMITH DENTISTS Healthy smiles for the whole family in the heart of Nundah Village. Free onsite parking. Open Monday to Saturday, with evening appointments available on Tuesdays. Preferred providers for BUPA, Medibank and HCF. 1220 Sandgate Road, Nundah Ph: 3256 8056 www.nundahdentist.com.au

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Cardio Tap Dancing Weekly Classes All Ages Northgate Ph: 0403 168 158

Stage 6 Health & Fitness Intelligent movement. Real strength. True health & fitness. At Stage 6, we don’t really see the point in getting you better at going to the gym. We’d rather help you get better at what goes on outside the gym. We offer group classes and personal training across three main programs - Strength & Conditioning, Movement & Mobility and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu & MMA. Remedial massage, kids classes and workshops are also available. 9 Nundah Street, Nundah Ph: 3861 9078 www.stage6fitness.com.au /stage6fitness /stage6fitness

The Joint Physiotherapy and Allied Health The Joint is dedicated to helping you lead a healthy, active and pain-free life. Visit our experienced Physiotherapists, Exercise Physiologists, Massage Therapist, Podiatrist, Dietitian and Diabetes Educator. Group Exercise Classes, Pilates and Yoga are also available six days a week. 9/1220 Sandgate Road, Nundah Ph: 3191 4455 http://thejointnundah.com /thejointnundah | /the_joint_nundah

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Community Events Oct/Nov 2016 Nundah Lions Club

Rotary Club of Nundah

Nundah Yoga & Meditation Lifestyle Evening

Be involved in the community and become a member of Nundah Lions Club today. WHEN: Dinner meetings held 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month | 6.30pm WHERE: Upstairs Prince of Wales Hotel 1154 Sandgate Road, Nundah CONTACT: Pat on 0417 708 262 or Ted on 0414 745 934

New members and volunteers welcome. WHEN: Every Wednesday | 5:45pm for a 6:15pm start WHERE: Upstairs Prince of Wales Hotel 1154 Sandgate Road, Nundah CONTACT: Terry on 0488 698 983 or Geoff on 0413 960 132

Enjoy an evening of yoga (6pm – 7pm), vegetarian dinner (7pm – 7.30pm) and chanting (7.30pm – 8.30pm). Attend the whole evening, or just a session. WHEN: Last Tuesday of each month | 6pm – 8.30pm WHERE: Nundah Community Centre, 14 Station Street, Nundah COST: Yoga is $14 casual, $12 concession. Rest of the evening is free. CONTACT: 0415 880 212

Deep Peace Meditation Class

Head on down for breakfast, browse stalls and stock up on fresh seasonal fruit and vegetables. WHEN: Every Sunday | 6.00am – 12.00pm WHERE: Station Street, Nundah Train Station car park CONTACT: mail@nundahmarkets.com.au

Join in an evening of heartfelt mantra meditation, interwoven with guided breathing and yoga. WHEN: Every Tuesday | 7.15pm – 8.30pm WHERE: Nundah Community Centre, 14 Station Street, Nundah COST: Free (runs by donation) CONTACT: 0415 880 212

The Village Social

Community Jazz Dance Classes

Wednesday night is trivia night! Head down to The Village Social and join in for friendly trivia fun. WHEN: Every Wednesday | Registration from 6.30pm WHERE: The Village Social | 1188 Sandgate Road, Nundah COST: Free CONTACT: hello@thevillagesocial.com.au

Meet new people and enjoy local dance classes. For adults of all ages. WHEN: Every Friday | 11.30am WHERE: 62 Flower Street, Northgate COST: First class free, then $15.00 per class BOOKINGS: 0403 168 158

Horticultural Society Increase your knowledge of gardening with guest speakers, displays and judging. Visitors welcome. WHEN: Last Monday of every month | 7.30pm WHERE: Wavell Heights Community Hall Edinburgh Castle Road, Wavell Heights CONTACT: Noel on 3359 3457 or Elizabeth on 3314 6816

This active and exciting adult community band is open to all musicians who have left school. Opportunities exist for woodwind, brass or percussion players. New players are always welcome. REHEARSALS: Every Thursday | 7:30pm – 9:30pm WHERE: St John Ambulance Hall Primrose Lane, Boyd Park, Nundah CONTACT: Mary on 0419 700 647

Breakfast Beats

Live Music Sunday Sessions

Listen to some tunes to start your Sunday. WHEN: First Sunday of each month 8.00am – 12.00pm WHERE: Ultra Café | 83 York Street, Nundah
 CONTACT: 0431 030 783

Finish your weekend with a free Sunday session at Retroespresso. WHEN: Every Sunday | 3.00pm – 5.00pm WHERE: Retroespresso | 194 Edinburgh Castle Road, Wavell Heights CONTACT: 0405 134 860

Nundah Farmers Market

Table Tennis Join in the fun at the Nundah Activity Centre. All ages welcome. WHEN: Every Wednesday | 8.30am – 12.00pm WHERE: Nundah Activity Centre, 15 Jenner Street, Nundah COST: $3.00 CONTACT: 3266 4500

Fastbreak Sports

Brisbane Citizens’ Concert Band

Get involved in a variety of board games and trading card games. WHEN: Every Tuesday | 7.00pm – 10.00pm WHERE: Fastbreak Sports | 1 Chapel Street, Nundah COST: $5.00 CONTACT: Paul on 3861 9655

Northern Suburbs Bowls Club Come and enjoy bowls with free coaching. Barefoot and social bowls played and function venue and hall hire available. WHERE: 175 Edinburgh Castle Road, Wavell Heights CONTACT: 3359 2142 or bowls@nsbc.com.au Does your organisation have a community event that you would like published? Email the info to us at megan@lovingnundah.com.au

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LOCAL PROFILE

Dreaming of Pizza Growing up in Italy, Carlo Povegliano always dreamt of opening his own authentic pizzeria. After moving to Australia to be with his wife Leil, a Brisbane northside local, Carlo worked for several years in popular Teneriffe pizzeria, Beccofino. Keen to make his dream a reality, Carlo and Leil jumped at the chance to open Pizzalunga da Carlo and serve authentic Italian wood-fired metre long pizzas.

Carlo is passionate about serving authentic Italian pizzas, which are available in one metre, half metre and 33cm round sizes. “To ensure our pizzas are authentic, we imported our wood-fired pizza oven direct from Italy. This oven can fit our signature metre long pizzas and has a rotating base to ensure even cooking,” says Carlo. Carlo and Leil are excited to bring their unique pizzas to northside residents. “Nundah is definitely the foodie capital on the northside. We are excited to serve amazing pizzas to the vibrant Nundah community.” Pizzalunga da Carlo | 3 Aspinall Street, Nundah | 07 3266 9828 www.pizzalunga.com.au | /pizzalunga Carlo, Leil & their daughter

Authentic Italian wood-fired pizzas

Metre long, half metre long, and round pizzas

Opening Hours Tuesday - Thursday 5.30pm-late Friday - Sunday 12 - 2 for lunch and 5.30 - late for dinner Come and join us at Pizzalunga for a slice of pizza and a slice of Italy!

Pizzalunga da Carlo’s one metre pizza

3 Aspinall Street, Nundah | 07 3266 9828 www.pizzalunga.com.au | /pizzalunga

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The Nundah Spirit THE Nundah Neighbourhood Centre OCTOBER/NOVEMBER 2016 The Nundah Neighbourhood Centre contact details Phone: 3260 6820 Fax: 3260 7127 Address: 14 Station Street, Nundah | Postal Address: PO Box 386, Nundah 4012 Email: admin1@nundahcc.org.au | Website: www.nundahcc.org.au

What’s Happening at the Nundah Neighbourhood Centre

Thank You The Nundah Neighbourhood Centre has faced many challenges over the past few years with increasing costs and no increase in ongoing funding. To address this, staff and volunteers at the Centre have been actively seeking support from our community through fundraising and corporate sponsorship. Some of our fundraising activities this year have included the Nundah Festival and the Community Art Show, which raise a small amount of money towards direct services in the area of domestic violence and family support.

We have been overwhelmed by the generosity and willingness of Nundah businesses to give to the vital services the organisation provides to our most vulnerable community members. In particular, we would like to acknowledge Energex who gave a generous donation, Mary McKillop College, which has offered practical assistance through their social justice program, and other local businesses who have also contributed. We are also excited to announce a newly formed partnership with The Norris Motor Group, who will provide ongoing assistance and support to the Centre for our community lunch, emergency relief and drop-in services. As a long-standing well respected business, we feel very privileged to work with the staff at The Norris Motor Group in delivering these services. In particular, we would like to acknowledge Courtney Norris who has been the driving force behind the partnership and who brings her own experience and knowledge in working with vulnerable families and children. We will continue to keep you updated on the community and business support we receive and how we are using the resources given to support the local Nundah Community.

Looking for a local venue for a Christmas party? The Nundah Neighbourhood Centre has a fantastic space for hire that is ideal for events, including Christmas parties, baby showers, children’s parties or family reunions. The space is also ideal for workshops and conferences, with continual bookings welcome. The Nundah Neighbourhood Centre is centrally located in Nundah close to public transport, cafes and restaurants. The space is on the ground floor with full disability access.

Room Hire Pricing

Hire includes: • Private off street parking • A fully fenced playground for private use • Stackable chairs and trestle tables • Access to a fully catered kitchen • Seating for up to 55 people

Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

Weekend Hire

(Minimum of 2 hour booking)

(Minimum of 2 hour booking)

Permanent Bookings (minimum 10 weeks) • Non-profit - $30 + GST per hour • For profit/private - $60 + GST per hour

Half Day/Evening (up to 4 hours) • Not for Profit /Birthday parties - $150 + GST (up to 4 hours) $30 + GST per hour thereafter. • For profit/private – $400 + GST (Please note for birthday party hire, you will

Casual bookings • Non-profit - $40 + GST per hour • For profit/private -$80 + GST per hour

Monday to Friday - after 5pm (Minimum of 4 hour booking) • Non-profit - $150 + GST • For profit/private -$400 + GST

need to choose a booking of 9.00am—1.00pm or 1.00—5.00pm. If you would like to hire outside of these times, you will have to hire at the full day fee.)

Full Day (up to 8 hours) • Not for Profit – $300 + GST • For profit/private - $800 + GST

All hire proceeds go directly towards providing services for the local community. To make an enquiry, please phone, fax or drop into the Centre between 9:30am and 2:45pm, Monday to Friday. Ph: 3260 6820 | admin1@nundahcc.org.au | www.ncsgi.com.au

Nundah Community Support Group Inc AGM & 25th Anniversary Celebration It’s our 25th Anniversary and we would like to invite anyone who has been involved in the Nundah Neighbourhood Centre and Community Legal Service to join us in celebrating this milestone on October 21. Celebrations will commence at 7pm, however please feel free to join us earlier at 6pm for our Annual General Meeting. If you would like further information and to be sent an invitation please contact the Centre on 3260 6820 or admin1@nundahcc.org.au to be added to our mailing list.

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Culture in the Kitchen The Nundah Neighbourhood Centre is currently running a series of Culture in the Kitchen activities, which is a celebration of the many cultures that are a part of our community.

Remembrance Day Memorial Service

These activities provide an opportunity for one group to share their culture by way of a cooking demonstration, music, cultural celebrations and traditions.

Thank you to Brisbane City Council who provided the grant to fund the project.

Most recently the Bhutanese community cooked a wonderful meal for everyone to share, followed by music, dancing and stories about their way of life.

Nundah Northgate RSL Sub Branch Inc will hold a Remembrance Day Commemorative Service in Nundah Memorial Park at 10.30am on Friday 11 November 2016. The Sub Branch welcomes all veterans, families and interested members of the community to attend. This day marks the ‘Silence’ on the Western front, after four years of continuous warfare ceasing at 11.00am on 11 November 1918. For any further information please call the Sub Branch on 3256 7887.

Nundah Festival What a fantastic turn-out this year for the annual Nundah Festival! Once again the Neighbourhood Centre got involved and offered a number of activities in our car park for everyone attending the festival. This year all funds raised will go directly into providing services in our domestic violence and family support programs. The giant slide and obstacle course was very popular with kids of all ages, with many going multiple times over the day. A big thank you to Alicia and Anna, our face painters who worked all day without a break painting fairies, superheroes and animals on children attending the festival. These activities were supported by the Lord Mayor’s Suburban Initiative Fund. The Child Protection Week activities, including colouring in and guessing the lollies in the jar, which

was sponsored by Cloud Legal, were a great distraction for the children waiting patiently to have their face painted and gave the parents an opportunity to learn more about the essential services available to families in the local area. The raffles were also a huge success. Congratulations to the winners who were all very pleased with their prizes. A big thank you to all the people and businesses who donated prizes for the raffle and funds to help make the day a success. In particular, we would like to thank Adam Allan, Councillor for Northgate, Synergy Construction and Industrial Supply Group, Cloud Legal, Tim Nicholls Member for Clayfield, Leanne Linard Member for Nudgee, Wayne Swan Federal Member for Lilley, Bunnings Toombul and Crystal Journey Toombul.

Nundah Neighbourhood Centre October 2016 Program MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

Computer & Internet access 9.30am - 2.30pm

Computer & Internet access 9.30am - 2.30pm

Computer & Internet access 9.30am - 2.30pm

Computer & Internet access 9.30am - 2.30pm

Computer & Internet access 9.30am - 2.30pm

ENGLISH as a second language 10.00am - 12.00pm Gold Coin Donation

COMMUNITY LUNCH 10.00am - 12.00pm Donations Greatly Appreciated

BREAD HANDOUT (This is limited to the supply received from the bakery)

SEWING GROUP 10.00am - 12.00pm Donations Greatly Appreciated

PLAYGROUP 9.30am - 11.30am (During School Term) Gold Coin Donation ENGLISH as a second language 10.00am - 12.00pm Gold Coin Donation FRUIT AND VEG HANDOUT 11.30am (This is limited to the supply received from SecondBite) YOGA 6.00pm - 7.00pm Cost - $14 or $12 concession (Bring your own mat)

LEGAL SERVICE 6.15pm Intake from 5.30pm Donations Greatly Appreciated

MEDITATION Deep Peace 7.15pm - 8.15pm Run By Donation

This Nundah Neighbourhood Centre is closed every second Tuesday of the month from 12.30pm for a staff meeting. FUNDING ACKNOWLEDGMENT: The Nundah Community Support Group Inc [NCSGI] which administers the Nundah Neighbourhood Centre and the Nundah Community Legal Service acknowledges its funding from Queensland’s Attorney-General’s Department and the Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services; project grants from Gambling Community Benefit Fund, Brisbane City Council and others, plus donations from clients and the community. DISCLAIMER: This publication contains general information only. Readers should not act on the basis of any material in this publication and obtain specific expert professional advice about their own particular situation. The NCSGI expressly disclaims any liability whatsoever caused to any persons with respect to any action taken in reliance in the contents of this publication.

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