Saturday 5 May, 6am – 6pm. Stormwater works. Sippy Downs Drive and Service Road.

Saturday 5 May, 6am – 6pm. Stormwater works. Sippy Downs Drive and Service Road.

Construction Notification_Stormwater Works Sat 5 May 2019_FINAL
Stormwater works Saturday 5 May, 6am – 6pm (weather permitting)

Map stormwater works

As part of the Sippy Downs Drive Upgrade project a major upgrade to the stormwater network is required. The stormwater pipes cross Sippy Downs Drive.

The stormwater works require large trenches to be dug across Sippy Downs Drive for the installation of new stormwater pipes. For safety reasons temporary changes to traffic conditions will be required during these works.

Partial lane closures will be in place along Sippy Downs Drive and the entrance to the Service Lane will be temporarily closed from 6am – 6pm. During this time the Service Lane will operate as one-way traffic only (east to west).

Entry from Sippy Downs Drive to the Service Lane will be available via the Sippy Downs Drive-High Street U-Turn facility only.

Traffic control and safety barriers will be in place and signage will help to direct motorists.

Intermittent, medium level construction noise is to be expected including the operation of heavy machinery and large vehicle movements including cranes and trucks.

Please take extra care when travelling along Sippy Downs Drive and/or the Service Lane during this time.

Letter of Support for Proposed Community Facilities Precinct

Letter of Support for Proposed Community Facilities Precinct

Attention Sippy Downs & District Residents

The Sippy Downs & District Community Association is urging locals to show their support for the proposed Community Facilities Precinct for Sippy Downs. Please follow the link to submit a Letter of Support for the Community Facilities Precinct Sippy Downs desperately needs.

Please share this post with your local contacts and organisations.

Letter of Support | Peter Crosby Common – Sippy Downs

Community Meeting & SDDCA AGM 2018

Community Meeting & SDDCA AGM 2018

SDDCA AGM – Community Meeting

Wednesday 29th August 2018 Commencing at 7 pm
Chancellor State College Primary Campus Hall, Scholars Drive, Sippy Downs
We have invited a fantastic range of community stakeholders and representatives to speak in order to provide the most informative update possible.

Presentations for the evening will include updates on both Sippy Downs Community Facilities Proposals and progress, Sippy Downs Community Club Proposal, Sippy Downs Drive Upgrades, Sippy Downs Parks Master Plan Results in addition to updates for Division 6 and Buderim electorates from Cr Christian Dickson and Brent Mickelberg MP.

SDDCA President Matthew Druce said “We cannot urge the community strongly enough to get along to this community meeting and SDDCA AGM to get a true and accurate snapshot of exactly what is happening locally, especially the two presentations on proposed community facilities for Sippy Downs.

Establishment of much needed community facilities for Sippy Downs is welcome news. We are calling on residents to come along and be involved in the progression of these facilities.

Open to each and every member of the community from visitors to residents and business representatives, this evening always presents a fantastic opportunity for locals to stay up to date with what has, is and will be happening locally.

The Sippy Downs Districts Community Association has been supporting and representing the best interests of locals in the Sippy Downs, Tanawha and Palmview area for over 13 plus years with the support of members and the community.

This is a FREE event!

Follow event updates via Our Facebook Event Page or via our Website
When Op-portunity Knocks, open the Door!

When Op-portunity Knocks, open the Door!

As the old saying goes, “When Opportunity Knocks, open the Door!”
Recently Joyce Mayne Sippy Downs reduced it’s floor size including frontage, in turn, creating a brand new retail opportunity here in Sippy Downs. It’s always interesting looking at a vacant store and wondering what could be coming next but thanks to a tip-off from one of our locals we will wonder no longer as we have found out whats happening and we think it’s “beautiful” 😀

While the location as pictured is still showing for lease signs, opportunity knocked, and Beautiful You Funky Op Shops have opened the door securing the site in recent days.

Over the coming weeks, Beautiful You Funky Op Shops will be opening it’s doors at this prime Sippy Downs retail location offering a full range op shop format including clothing for men women and children along with knick-knacks and household furniture and more.

Beautiful You Funky Op Shops are the prime fundraising wing for Beautiful You Program, a wonderful Sunshine Coast Non-Profit supporting women and their families with practical, financial and emotional assistance on their cancer journeys.

Want to find out more about Beautiful You Program and their amazing Op Shops?

Beautiful You Program
https://beautifulyouprogram.org.au/
https://www.facebook.com/beautifulyouprogram/

Funky Op Shops Website
https://charityshop.beautifulyouprogram.org.au/
https://www.facebook.com/pg/BeautifulYouFunkyOpShopMaroochydore/
https://www.facebook.com/BeautifulYouFunkyOpShopBokarina/

Chancellor State College | Bullying Info Session

Chancellor State College | Bullying Info Session

Bullying is an important topic and the upcoming Bullying Info Session is a great place for Chancellor State College parents to gain some insight into this troubling social issue. The consequences that can result from unaddressed bullying can and do have devastating, debilitating and lasting effects on the many young heart and minds who have experienced it and in the most extreme cases can end the tragic loss of life.

Over recent years bullying has been a focus of a considerable amount of research both nationally and internationally with data collected across 40 countries showing that Australian primary schools had the highest reported incidents of bullying in the world (Mullis, Martin, & Foy, 2008).

In recent months there has been what appears to be an increase in bullying at Chancellor State School based upon anecdotal evidence published by parents across a number of local social media groups so the announcement of an upcoming parent information session on bullying at Chancellor is a welcome opportunity for parents to get better educated.

The Session will be covering cyberbullying, cyber safety, responsible social media usage, safe social networking, how to beat a bully in addition to covering Australian law and the potential consequences of being a bully.

This event is to be held on Friday the 22nd of June between 2 and 3 p.m. at Chancellor State College Primary Campus ( Scholars Drive Sippy Downs ) library in the Blue Room.

In a post on the Chancellor State College Parents & Citizens’ Association Facebook Page on Friday the question was asked whether there are other sessions planned for a night time session with an official response stating that “… unfortunately the times of the session are limited due to availability of the presenters. However if there is an interest from our community we can look to hold an evening session on this topic in the near future…”

If you are a local parent with kids at Chancellor State School and you are unable to attend the upcoming early afternoon session due to picking up kids at high school, working or other commitments we strongly recommend you contact the school or P&C using the details listed below and express your interest.

For more information on this event please contact school management representatives Jamie Field ( jfield85@eq.edu.au ) or Chris Hey ( jfield85@eq.edu.au ) on 07 5453 3222 or alternatively Chancellor State College P&C ( pandc@chancellorsc.eq.edu.au ) on 07 5453 3241.

A bit about Bully Zero

Bully Zero is the leading and most influential anti-bullying and cyberbullying organisation for kids, teens and adults in Australia. We work to reduce and prevent bullying, cyberbullying, and other forms of digital abuse in schools, workplaces, online and in communities across our country.

Want to find out a little bit more about bully zero Australia foundation? Visit their website at http://bzaf.org.au

 

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