Meet the Candidates Nights held at Lowood & Fernvale

Meet the Candidates Nights held at Lowood & Fernvale

Category : General News

Delivering my three minute speech at Lowood – Tuesday 1 MarchIMG_8557

 

 

 

 

 

 

The eighteen Candidates at the Fernvale Meet the Candidates Night – Wednesday 2 March 20160302_182641


Leave a Reply

Facebook News

179 YEARS AT CRESSBROOK

Today, the McConnel family celebrate 179-years of settlement and custodianship at Cressbrook.

Cressbrook is now run by fifth-generation descendant Christopher McConnel, with his wife Susan and their daughter Caitlin. Their home, the House at Cressbrook, is the oldest residence and third oldest building in Queensland, and they are the oldest identified family business in Queensland.

In the words of Madge McConnel (nee Kent of Jondaryan), wife of second-generation owner of Cressbrook, James Henry McConnel, “the story of Cressbrook would not be complete without reference to old friends, and employees whose memory we value, and whose descendants some of them are still with us or settled near us.”

Madge’s words continue to have relevance today, over 100-years on. Today, Christopher, Susan and Caitlin not only celebrate this historic milestone, but more importantly, it provides an opportunity for them to be grateful for, and to acknowledge the continued support of friends, family and members of the public who hold their story, and the history of agriculture and development in Australia, dear to their hearts.
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

So important to do this, and we can all buy and support LOCAL. ... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook