Best Home Loans supports Cootharinga and Walk With Me

11 August 2014

Great news! Best Home Loans has come on board as a corporate sponsor of Walk With Me to support people with disability in our community.  They have already donated $500 and Best Home Loans management and staff have formed a team to raise further funds and walk at the event!

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Walk With Me Ambassador Morning Tea

08 August 2014

On Thursday 7 August 2014 a fabulous morning tea was held at Cootharinga North Queensland for the ambassadors of Walk With Me

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Brayden Bennati will now always travel with Craig Lowndes and Jamie Whincup!

15 July 2014

Brayden’s new racy “Holden Themed”  powered wheel chair was customised by Cootharinga’s skilful Rehabilitation Technology Team!

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Cootharinga Charity Golf Day BBQ

02 June 2014

Jupiters has been an avid supporter of Cootharinga North Queensland for many years and that relationship was further extended at the charity’s annual Golf Day recently. The below article featured in “Wire” Jupiters’ Team News.

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New-look Brolgas ready for a challenge, Team Braces for Big Blake

02 June 2014

The below article about the Cootharinga Brolgas was published on Saturday 17 May 2014 in the Townsville Bulletin.

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Government Funds a Boon for Carers at Respite Centre

22 May 2014

Cootharinga North Queensland was fortunate enough to receive $18,482 from the Gambling Community Fund in March 2014.

The below article, featuring John Hathaway and Cootharinga CEO Brendan Walsh, was published in the Townsville Sun on Wednesday 5 March, 2014.

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06 May 2014

The North Queensland Cowboys Field of Dreams initiative and the Cowboys Leagues Club will be making it possible for 30 young people with a disability to celebrate the Cootharinga STARS program for schools leavers at the Cowboys V Broncos game at 1300SMILES Stadium this Friday night.

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Aussie Skip Bags Partners with Cootharinga

27 November 2013

Townsville business, Aussie Skip Bags has generously donated garden waste bags including free collection of the bags when full, to all of Cootharinga’s supported accommodation houses, The Activity & Respite Centre and to individuals we support in their own homes.

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Cootharinga’s Housing Project builds a better world!

27 May 2013

The project has been called “My Smarter, Greener, Accessible home”.

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Queensland Country Credit Union donates $5K towards Cootharinga’s vibrant Community Garden!

17 May 2013

Our octoganol garden at the Activity and Respite Centre is shaping up well.  The centrepiece will boast a stunning pergola and fanning out from the pergola will be winding accessible pathways and a range of garden beds which will differ in height.

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