Very please to report that the 2020 Annual General Meeting attracted an enthusiastic roll-up with plenty of good conversation, questions, and ideas being exchanged both in the meeting and at the convivial tea following.
JAMARR’s StoryTree project was given some merry news just ahead of the holidays. A grant application under the Regional Arts Development program (RADF) which is adminstered by Mareeba Shire Council. The grant will provide funds for employing a young person who will assist with the editing of video footage that […]
The Molloy & Julatten Local Seed Savers Group gathered at Lyn and Reece Gore’s lovely property on 28 April for a convivial session lightly sprinkled with drizzle. Excellent hosts as always, Lyn and Reece had set out a beautiful spread that soon groaned with contributions from the roll-up. Introductions were […]
Maintenance vollies madly slashing and raking to prep for the big day! A merry group of labyrinth-appreciators gathered on Saturday 4 May for the annual World Labyrinth Day celebrations. According to an eye-witness account: “The labyrinth hosted fifteen adults, five children and four polite dogs. Plus another three visitors with […]
Work to improve the amenity at the historical Mount Molloy Cemetery continued this past week as the sturdy fellas from the Julatten Men’s Shed re-erected the mounting board for the Honour Roll. Lead Shedder Noel Prowse reckons it looks pretty good. “We are happy to contribute some skill and effort […]
JAMARR turned the wheels on another year and celebrated our 23rd Annual General Meeting on 11 April 2019 with 18 locals attending along with Mareeba Shire Mayor Tom Gilmore and Councillors Angela Toppin and Nipper Brown. Finances were presented by the much-appreciated Treasurer TJ McCaldin who in turn acknowledged the […]
The southern planting crew is staying on schedule with the recent completion of holes and trenching in preparation for planting. The idea was to put a 50cm auger down to about 90cm. The soil will be sufficiently loosened so that the new trees will have a bit easier time of […]
JAMARR is pleased to thank the Mareeba Shire Council for a cash donation to secure the trees for our Southern Approach beautification project. Cr Nipper Brown led the effort to secure the funding for a project that has attracted interests across the region. Working group member Rupert Russell noted: “This […]