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HT Young Writer of the Year Award

HT Young Writer of the Year Award

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...
Creating an understory

Creating an understory

This month, our artist profile is focussing on an entire group of young painters. Graduating Year 6 students of Montville Primary School worked with local professional artist, Judith Sinnamon, to create a rainforest mural to gift to their school and student community....
Maleny Independent School moves into second year

Maleny Independent School moves into second year

Maleny Independent School opened its doors to students in Year 7 and 8 on January 22, 2018 and will extend its offering to students in Year 9 in 2019 and Year 10 in 2020. After an amazing first week of learning, the school was rocked by an unbelievable tragedy. As...
Bringing smiles to the Range

Bringing smiles to the Range

Maleny State High School P&C reached out to a local aged care facility in December to see how their students and school might be able to connect with the residents over Christmas.  The school offered to provide each resident with a Christmas card and a P&C...
The Principal Questions

The Principal Questions

Our Hinterland schools are pretty special, and we have been running a monthly article finding out more about the person at the helm. This month it’s Principal Ruth Machen, from Eudlo State School.   Are you and your family from this area? I grew up and have spent most...
Lou Walsh is winning the waste war in Maleny

Lou Walsh is winning the waste war in Maleny

Lou Walsh is a familiar face at Maleny State School (MSS) where she has been teaching for 26 of her 30 year career. There were excited whispers in the community about a popular new War on Waste program. Writer, Angela Reedman-Polinski, sat down with Lou and the...