Connections | Latest News
1
archive,paged,category,category-latest-news,category-1,paged-10,category-paged-10,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-4.2.3,vc_responsive

Latest News

golf
Turning Back Time in Discovery Point

This April, historic Tempe House and St Magdalene’s chapel came alive with Artwork from the past to present, historical talks, information on local history, preservation and wood carving. The Australian Heritage Golf Society brought 1830’s golf to life with a live demonstration in period appropriate...

Breezes1
Breezes Muirhead Family Fun Day!

On the 9th of May 2015, Breezes Muirhead held their third annual Family Fun Day, raising funds for the Royal Darwin Hospital. Many fantastic attractions ensured this was truly an event for the whole family with pony rides, petting zoo, magic shows, face painting, jumping castle,...

IMG_1732
Easter Hat Parades – Continuing the Tradition

Communities all over Australia have been celebrating the Easter period with Easter Hat Parades. But where does the tradition come from? The earliest references can be traced back to the 16th century but became increasingly popular in the 19th century. The Easter Bonnet was a...

Festival of Colour copy
Festival of Colour

The Festival of Colour was celebrated on Saturday, March 7th in The Ave, Stanhope Gardens. This event is an annual Indian celebration with colour and water. The Ave was a rainbow of colours when the Holi Mela festival was held there for the first time on Saturday. Traditionally...

Crace CMYK Turquoise Logo copy
New Crace Facilitator

Sally is our newly appointed Crace Facilitator. Sally moved to the ACT from Adelaide 5 years ago and has been a resident of Crace for the past three years. Sally can’t wait to help the Crace community establish fun, educational and interactive opportunities to get involved...

Connections_Community_Development_News_Breeze_Muirhead
Darwin’s New Team Member

Kim joins Connections as the Community Facilitator for Breezes in Muirhead, Darwin. After graduating from the University of South Australia in 2012 with a Bachelor of Public Relations, she began working as the Public Relations Coordinator for Channel 44; Adelaide’s Community TV Station. 

As often happens...

CAROLS SUCCESS

     Over 15,000 people packed Jonas Bradley oval in The Ponds to celebrate Christmas 2014. Coordinated by Connections, the theme for Christmas was based on the timeless classic “T’was the Night Before Christmas”. The stage spectacular was fully choreographed by Dr Steve Watson. The stage production featured...

CAROLS AT THE PONDS

Preparations are currently underway for the 2014 Carols at the Ponds. Now in their 14th year this traditional community event has become a much loved and “must do” for thousands of Hills residents. This year over 15,000 people are expected to enjoy the entertainment on...

Connections_Community_Development_News_Pimp-a-ma-Ride
PIMP-A-MA-RIDE

Car enthusiasts were treated to a rare display of vintage cars, when the Gold Coast Muscle Cars Club revved their engines at Mirvac's Gainsborough Greens community on Sunday, September 28. The club displayed over 100 Pontiac and Chevrolet models and were joined by Dick Johnson Racing,...

Connections_Community_Development_News_Crace_Award
CRACE COMMUNITY WINS PRAISE

Property Council of Australia Awards Crace Top Honour Crace, Canberra's newest suburb has achieved national recognition at the 2014 Property Council of Australia / Rider Levett Bucknall Innovation & Excellence Awards, for offering the highest levels of community, sustainability and amenity. Connections has been facilitating the Crace Community...