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2022 NAIDOC Deadly Day Out

What a Deadly Day Out! Together we marched in unison and met in the park to celebrate culture and community, a reminder of what happens when we all #GetUpStandUpShowUp. Music, dance, food, art and craft filled the air in true NAIDOC Week fashion making for a fun filled event from morning to afternoon. Job well […]

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2022 NAIDOC Breakfast

How awesome was today’s NAIDOC Breakfast? We so enjoyed hearing the stories and moving words of our Bindal and Wulgurukaba people, First Nations people and community members far and wide. Coming together to share the history of a culture so rich is always such a special experience and QYS is so glad that we, as […]

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2022 NAIDOC Week

This NAIDOC Week, let’s ‘Get Up! Stand Up! Show Up!’ as we celebrate and recognise the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torries Strait Islander peoples. Take this week as the first step in learning about First Nations cultures and histories all around you, and be sure to participate in celebrations of one of […]

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June 2022 LearnIT Graduates

Congratulations to our LearnIT graduates for the month of June! Zachery (#14) passed his P test with flying colours and even came into the LearnIT office to personally thank the team of staff and volunteers for assisting in achieving one of his life goals; gaining his driver’s licence. Now he’s able to get extra work […]

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Billabong Sanctuary with YHARS Townsville

Sunny days out at Billabong Sanctuary, you’ve gotta love ’em! YHARS TSV and a few clients recently took the day to explore the sanctuary, interact with their many animals and learn about their diverse habitats. For some clients it was their first time visiting Billabong, so feeding the crocs, kangaroos, birds and all the creatures […]

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Stockland CARE Grant

So pleased to be one of the successful recipients of the recent round of the Stockland CARE Grant offered in partnership with Good2Give. We love a win! Want to know what we are going to do with it? This grant will enable us to keep our Identification Project active so QYS may continue providing support […]

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