Flaxton’s Hamish Borthwick heals with wood

Flaxton’s Hamish Borthwick heals with wood

There are some people who, once introduced, cannot be forgotten. Flaxton resident Hamish Borthwick is one such person. With a blend of eloquence, honesty, grit and tenderness, Hamish shared his recent adventures involving the ‘Woodies’, hips and happy outcomes with...
Palmwoods Community Garden comes alive

Palmwoods Community Garden comes alive

Officially known as Soil & Soul, there is a thriving community garden located near the centre of Palmwoods on the corner of Hill and Churchill Streets. Erik Eilertsen went to meet the visionaries behind this project. By Erik Eilertsen Kay Nixon, with the...
Maleny’s musical mentor, Brian Martin

Maleny’s musical mentor, Brian Martin

Music is a language that crosses cultural divides, it heals body and mind. It is universal. It was about three years ago that people began stopping writer, Gay Liddington, in the street, urging her to write a story about Brian Martin, the relatively new-to-town...
Maleny is home to many personal histories

Maleny is home to many personal histories

So often we pass the elders of our community on the street, stand behind them at the checkout, sit near them in a coffee shop. We may notice their frailty, clear a corridor on the footpath for electric scooters. But, do you ever wonder, asks writer Gay Liddington, who...
Maleny Pool is in good hands

Maleny Pool is in good hands

Confidence in your ability to swim and save your own life is a necessary skill. HT writer, Angela Reedman-Polinski, recently met with local Maleny pool managers, Brenden and Allison Roser who are focussed on teaching locals how to stay safe in the water. By Angela...