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Teddy Bears Picnic

Bring your bear and join us for a Rock, Rhyme & Storytime. Have fun with special activities and a picnic. Take home a FREE “Show Bag”

Brighton Community Christmas Parade

save the date to your calendar – don’t miss out Plan to be part of this fantastic family event through the streets of Bridgewater, it takes all kinds of floats for a wonderful parade so start your planning. It is … Continue reading

Music, fun & food…

Are you aged 12 or over? If yes, then Youth Off The Street offer you their FREE Outreach Program. Contact Youth Off The Streets to find out where they will be and when.

The Value of Play

Play is essential for all areas of child development.  Play is not only fun, it is also an opportunity for babies and young children to learn and to explore the world around them. We invite parents to come along for this interactive session on the … Continue reading


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Kath Burns a tireless community stalwart

  By STEVE SMITH* A TIRELESS worker in the Brighton community, Kath Burns died last month. Kath was a member of St John Ambulance for almost 44 years, having joined the organisation in 1973. Duri

Gymnasts rack up success at recent events

  HOBART Gymnastics Academy is delighted with the recent success of kits gymnasts at the Trampoline State Levels and Women’s Artistic Gymnastics (WAG) / Men’s Artistic Gymnastics (MAG) and Rh

Cricket starts with a blast for Eagles cricket club

  By SCOTT ARNOLD* MILO T20 ‘blast’ hits Pontville, starting on Wednesday October 25, from 4.30 to 6pm. Brighton Eagles Cricket club hosts the increasingly popular T20 blast for kids aged 7

Old Beach still looking to set up girls’ team in cricket competition

By PHIL OWEN* COME on girls, the old Beach Cricket Club really, really needs you!  We are still putting out a call for girls wanting to have healthy outdoor fun while playing cricket in the Old Beach

Brighton’s success story in gaining grant funding

By TONY FOSTER* BRIGHTON Council has long been successful in gaining Commonwealth and State Government grant funding for important community projects in our municipality. And deservedly so. As a diver