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Agricultural shows, with their ballyhoo and eclectic mix of rustic exhibits, have long been the highlight of the social calendar in many Australian country towns, and nobody knows more about them than Maleny’s own Monica Skerman. by Judy Fredriksen She’s been the...read more
by Jacqui Hensel Margaret Thompson is a spritely, energetic woman with eyes that look to the future with excitement. As someone who has lived all her life on the Hinterland, she has seen and been a part of driving wide-ranging changes and innovations in her industry,...read more
Maleny is home to many creatives, and this month Victoria McGuin caught up with a local artist and an actor/writer who, between them, have been nurturing a feature film and an Archibald Prize entry. Theirs is a story of friendship, forging a personal path and trusting...read more
A new beauty salon is in Maleny, with Emmanuelle (Emma) Bartlett ready to welcome you. So where does Emma hail from and why did she choose Maleny for her new business? “I’m from New-Caledonia,” Emma shared with HT, “a beautiful French Pacific island only two hours...read more
Long rows of grey-green spikes once crowned acres of Blackall Range slopes. It was postcard pretty, but represented back-breaking work for farmers. This mighty pineapple realm established a multimillion dollar industry, despite its humble beginnings as a mere...read more
The Hinterland Times newspaper is very excited to announce our new award, HINTERLAND TIMES YOUNG WRITER OF THE YEAR For 2019, the subject is ‘A Day in the Life’ It could be yourself, someone you know or admire, a character you’ve created, an animal, even an alien life...read more
HeartSpace Dance Academy, MALENY
Food, Drink & Dine online magazine
Indulge Your Senses
Regardless of whether it is fine dining or a casual café you can be sure that unique culinary experience awaits. The Hinterland Times Food, Drink and Dine Guide introduces visitors and reminds locals about the delicious dining options on the range. Spoilt with local fresh produce, stunning views and village atmospheres, be tempted to explore our food haven.
Gallery Trail online magazine
There is something about the Sunshine Coast Hinterland that seems to inspire people...
Whether it’s the climate, the sweeping views, the atmospheric ‘villages’ dotted about or the people – this is a special, creative place. Artistic talent can be seen virtually everywhere you look. From ‘Strangler Cairn,’ Andy Goldsworthy’s huge egg sculpture in Conondale National Park, to the wealth of art galleries, local markets and viewings in artists’ personal studios. To help you on your journey of artistic discovery, the hinterland has its own Gallery Trail. It has been said that the hinterland is the Soul of the Sunshine Coast – once you take the Gallery Trail, you will probably agree.
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“Dear Victoria, I must say you have done us proud with the theatre festival – we are absolutely delighted. President Peter Lavery texted me to say: ‘The headline, the two hero shots and the text strike an optimum promo balance. The best publicity we have’. The ad too is in a good place on the Rosetta books story page. Thank you so much.”
Judith Ross-Smith, MALENY ARTS COUNCIL
“I though the article turned out very well – I am getting lots of comments about my dulcet tones! The old photo turned out really well – well done. Thanks Angela for thinking of me and help spread my thanks to the Maleny people.”
Ann Brown ROSETTA BOOKS
“The article/photos on Roving Restorers was great. I have had a lot of positive feedback from people currently involved. Hopefully new people will get on board also. Many thanks for your support.“
Coordinator HINTERLAND BUSH LINKS INC.
“Dear Gay, Your latest publication in Maleny Hinterland Times left me in awe of your prose, intellect and humanism! Why are you not a published author is beyond me.”
“Hello Karen, Just picked up the Hinterland Times, ad for Kenilworth ArtsFest looks FABULOUS and editorial wonderful. Thank you very much, everything is really appreciated. Cheers Veronika”
Veronika, KENILWORTH ARTSFEST
“Dear Victoria, Just a short note to thank you for the story in the Times. You have brought out beautifully and sensitively that the book is not about tennis. It is about people. I have had feedback from non-tennis players how interesting they found your article as a story ‘in its own right’ to quote an email from ReMax. You did it better than I could have. Kind regards,