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Aircraft noise update

Aircraft noise update

Now is the time to speak up and make some noise about aircraft noise. Let’s work together to re-instate the peace and serenity.
Community Champion: Peter Kearney

Community Champion: Peter Kearney

Peter currently consults via ‘My Food Garden’ where he advises on integrating sustainable urban agriculture into their environments.
Compare the pair

Compare the pair

Arguably, the Samford district’s most frequently encountered brown-and-white butterfly is the Common Crow - similar to the Common Aeroplane.
Division 11 Council Report – Transforming Samford’s streetscape

Division 11 Council Report – Transforming Samford’s streetscape

This month will see the start of a $1.2 million facelift for Main Street Samford which will provide many improvements.
Getting to know us

Getting to know us

As we lead up to the AGM, let’s introduce you to the current Management Committee.
Trees: An ecological essential

Trees: An ecological essential

Reflecting on National Tree Day, the topic of the importance of trees is their role in our environment comes to mind.
Notice of Annual General Meeting – SDPPA

Notice of Annual General Meeting – SDPPA

The AGM of the SDPPA will be held at 7pm on Wednesday 21st September at The Samford Community Hub, as well as online.
Are there wind-resistant trees?

Are there wind-resistant trees?

Many trees were brought down in our district during winds & a resident asked The Village Pump if there are ‘wind-resistant trees’.
Tribute to local resident, Marj Fathers

Tribute to local resident, Marj Fathers

Many in our Samford Valley and beyond are mourning the passing of community champion Marj Fathers of Camp Mountain.
Foot & Mouth Disease warning

Foot & Mouth Disease warning

For over 130 years, Australia has been free of foot-and-mouth (FMD) disease. The disease is now on our doorstep.
Citizen science project update

Citizen science project update

Eco-Corridor birdwatchers visited QUT SERF to test a new app as part of our pilot citizen science project with TERN.
Behind the Business: Café Lagarto

Behind the Business: Café Lagarto

At the Lifestyle Centre Samford, we speak to Café Lagarto's owner, Natalie Ross about her & her business.