Off the Streets Ormeau – 31 October 2015 – Free community Halloween event


Off The Streets is back again for 2015 thanks to our sponsors – Cr Donna Gates Div.1, Bendigo Bank Ormeau, LJ Hooker Ormeau and Highway Church

This free community event is on Saturday 31 October 2015

Gates open at 5.30pm
Fireworks at 7.30pm
Event closes after fireworks conclude

Ormeau Community Centre – Cnr Pascoe Road and Cuthbert Drive Ormeau (Near Coles Ormeau)

Dress up in your favourite costume, grab your treat bags and prepare to be loaded up with sweets. Say hello to Spongebob, Minion, Kungfu Panda, Scooby Doo, Olaf, Elmo, Ninja Turtle, Cinderella and more. Great photo opportunities and a great place to catch up with friends and family.

Disco dancing and jumping castle entertainment. Hot food and drinks available to purchase on the night – all lolly stations and entertainment is free.

Fireworks will close the event at 7.30pm. If you live locally please ensure your pets are safely secured as this can often alarm them during the 10-15 minute display.

My Ormeau and their major sponsors are dedicated to building a safe and connected community for families.

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Program Guide – 9th Annual Ormeau Lions Fair 2015, 5-6 Sept


SATURDAY and SUNDAY 5-6 September 2015

9th Annual Ormeau Lions Fair

Here is your sneak peek into the activities and events for the Ormeau Fair. With a huge array of stall holders on display, events, competitions, rides, LEGO display, food and beverages it’s a must see.

Remember the FIREWORKS kick off at 7.30pm (and if you are a local with animals who get spooked by loud noises please ensure they are safe and sound during the short display).

Download the PDF fair guide here (PDF)

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Rivermount College Spring Fair – Saturday 29 August 2015

Rivermount College Spring Fair 10am – 4pm

Rides from 11am: Extreme force, Giant obstacle course, superslide, jumping castles, ferris wheel, laser skirmish, mini jeeps, bucking bull, super sizzler, octopus.

Free Entertainment for all ages, great food, reptile show, cent auction, baby farm animals, pony rides, art auction, face painting, showbags, prizes, market stalls, live music and tonnes more!

FREE entry

Rivermount Drive, Yatala –

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Pimpama State School Auction and Fair 2015

IMG_8491Pimpama State School Auction and Family Fun Day

Sunday 2 August 2015

9am – 3pm

9 Hotham Creek Road North, Pimpama

Auction starts at 11am

Items up for grabs include:

Sell your house for FREE (LJ Hooker Ormeau), Ex display motorbike helmet (Antman Genesis Size L), Anytime Fitness voucher, Carpet cleaning voucher, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, David Fleays Wildlife Park, 1yr membership Empire Fitness Centre, PT sessions, GC Compound Packs, Electronics, Maxwell & Williams dinner sets, homewares, skateboards, 18 hole golf packs, wireless tablet, garden shed and tonnes more.

See you there!

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Family Values – Traditions

In our May edition of Family Values, we take a look at how starting some simple traditions can create great memories for you and your family.

Presented by Highway Church.

Click here to view –

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Family Values – Conversation Around Meals

In our March edition of Family Values, we take a look at the importance of bringing the family together and having a conversation around a meal.

Presented by Highway Church.

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LORDS Festival of Fun – 2 May 2015

Saturday 2 May 2015

10am – 2pm

LORDS campus – 68 Mirambeena Dr Pimpama
Phone 5540 8888

Free kids activities, market stalls, rides and side show alley, food, performances and more!

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Ormeau Family Practice now open 7 days

Ormeau Family Practice is now opening 7 days a week also appointments can now be booked online via our website.

– Bulk billing
– Open late
– Allied health
– Workplace doctors
– Skin cancer clinic
– QML pathology onsite from 7am
– 24/7 online booking
– Same day appointments

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IMPORTANT NOTICE TO ALL EASTER EGG HUNT PARTICIPANTS: Wet weather plan B is now officially in place as Brien Harris Oval is too wet to use.

Highway Church have kindly offered their venue which will be transformed into a 2-zone indoor hunt platform with live entertainment, free indoor jumping castle, free photo booth, free face painting, food and beverages available for purchase and of course TONNES of chocolate eggs to give out.

You no longer need to pre-register – with 2 zones instead of 6 it will be a first come, first hunt basis with 60 hunters moved through every 10 minutes. Doors open at 2.30pm and close at 5pm.

Full details here –

Unfortunately the fireworks has been cancelled. We hope you and your family enjoy the event and please be mindful all of the organisers and volunteers will do everything we can to make sure it runs as smoothly as possible.


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Deck Solutions Ormeau (Brisbane to Gold Coast)

deck-solutions-emailThanks to the beautiful weather year round in South East Queensland, outdoor spaces get a real workout. It doesn’t take too long for the harsh sun to fade and wear deck and handrail timbers.

At Deck Solutions we specialise in rejuvenation, maintenance and repair as well as extensions and brand new deck creations. Most of our clients dread the task of sanding, cleaning and restaining their deck but hate the tired, aged wood appearance. We have package solutions to make it a simple and painless process. From now until the end of May 2015 we are offering a 10% discount when “My Ormeau” is mentioned.

Tight on space indoors? You may be able to create an entirely new living space by introducing a covered deck area that extend from your current living zones. We have had a spike in requests from home based businesses recently as we help them to create an escape from their indoor “work environment”. Once the decking and patio is installed clients have finished them off with alfresco dining settings, plush and comfortable outdoor lounge suites, fire pits, feature walls and lighting features. “The Block” TV series has inspired many to think outside of the square and we love a challenge. We can help you design, plan and make the very most of your home lifestyle.

Why use us? We return calls promptly, turn up when we say we will and get the job done right the first time (plus there is a quality guarantee for added peace of mind). Attention to detail is vital and our costs are reasonable ensuring you get what you pay for.

If you would like to arrange an obligation free quote please contact Leigh Beecroft on 0450 929 591.

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