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Council Connections - 4 April 2024

4th April 2024

Congratulations to the 2024-2028 Term Councillors and Upcoming Events

Councillor Declaration of Office and Statutory Post Election Meeting

Wednesday 27 March 2024 marked a significant moment in our community as the newly elected Councillors officially took their Declaration of Office and convened the Post-Election Council Meeting.

Council’s Chief Executive Officer, Mary-Anne Uren expressed "Congratulations to our Councillors for the 2024 to 2028 term. We are confident they will serve our community with dedication and integrity."

As part of the Statutory Meeting, the election of a Deputy Mayor also took place. We extend our congratulations to Cr Mary Brown on her appointment to the position of Deputy Mayor.

Congratulations to Mayor Ramon Jayo, Deputy Mayor Mary Brown, Cr Andrew Carr, Cr Patrick Lynch, Cr Donna Marbelli, Cr Kate Milton, and Cr Mark Spina.

Mary-Anne Uren emphasised, "It was considered of great importance for this Statutory Meeting to be held as soon as possible following the Declaration of Office for Councillors to get back down to business. Our focus remains on serving the needs of our residents and driving positive change in our community."

Breathing Space Exhibition Opening Night

Join us for the Exhibition Opening of Breathing Space by Artist Rose Knight

Date:    Friday 5 April 2024

Time:    6.00pm to 9.00pm

Where: TYTO Regional Art Gallery

Free event, cash bar and canapes provided.

Bookings are essential for catering purposes. Book online for this event at www.hinchinbrooktickets.com.au.

Exhibition on display from 6.00pm Friday 5 April 2024 to 4.00pm Sunday 28 April 2024.

TYTO Regional Art Gallery is open daily from 10.00am to 4.00pm.

Growing Up on the Reef - How Do Reef Creatures Grow

Come for a FREE virtual reef adventure!

Join the reef Authority as we investigate how reef creatures grow.

Discover the life cycles of a variety of reef animals including crabs, turtles, sharks, and fish.

When:  Wednesday, 10 April 2024

Time:    10.30am

Where: Hinchinbrook Shire Library

To register, please visit www.hinchinbrooktickets.com.au.

Hinchinbrook Basketball Clinic - Sold Out

We extend our heartfelt gratitude to the Hinchinbrook community for the overwhelming response to the Hinchinbrook Basketball Clinic.

We are excited to announce that both sessions are now completely booked.

For those who have secured their spots, we cannot wait to see you showcase your talent and enthusiasm.

Dive into an exhilarating experience of basketball skills and drills under the guidance of State Level Coach and ‘Own the Rock Academy’ maestro, Travis Fishe, on Friday 12 April 2024.

Challenge yourself and others in mini tournament games designed to test your newly acquired skills, with exciting prizes awaiting.

  • Morning Session: 10.00am to 1.00pm; and
  • Afternoon Session: 2.00pm to 5.00pm.

Do not miss this opportunity to elevate your game and enjoy the spirit of basketball with fellow enthusiasts.

See you there!

Hinchinbrook Get Out, Get Active and Connect

Join us for a day of family fun and connection at the Hinchinbrook Get Out, Get Active and Connect event, focused on promoting mental health and wellbeing within our community.

This free event features a wide range of entertainment and activities, including a special appearance by celebrity sporting guest speaker, Greg Inglis.

Date:    Saturday 20 April 2024

Time:    9.00am to 1.00pm

Where: Ingham Showgrounds

Cost:    Free

To register, please visit www.hinchinbrooktickets.com.au.

April Tea and Trivia

Have you purchased tickets yet for this month's Tea and Trivia?

Tickets are available for purchase for our April Tea and Trivia event! Do not miss your chance to attend an amazing event.

Bring along your family and friends for a morning filled with delicious locally baked delights, endless amounts of tea and coffee, and great trivia questions to keep your mind nimble.

Date:    Friday 26 April 2024

Time:    9.30am to 11.30am

Where: TYTO Conference and Events Centre

Cost:    $10 per person

Bookings for this event are essential!

Tickets can be purchased from Council's Main Office, Ticket Sales close three days prior to the event.

April 2024 Mega Movie Weekend

Join us at the JL Kelly Theatre for the April 2024 Mega Movie Weekend:

  • Imaginary (M) - 6.30pm Friday 26 April 2024;
  • Kung Fu Panda (PG) - 10.30am Saturday 27 April 2024;
  • Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire (PG) - 2.30pm Saturday 27 April 2024;
  • Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire (M) - 6.30pm Saturday 27 April 2024; and
  • The Trust Fall: Julian Assange (M) - 2.30pm Sunday 28 April 2024.

Pre-purchase your tickets from www.hinchinbrooktickets.com.au.

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