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Posted: 7 August,2012

2012 Annual Charity Golf Day

The Compassionate Friends, Queensland’s 8th Annual Charity Golf Day was held at the Nudgee Golf Club on Friday 27th July 2012. Thank you to all the people who generously gave of their time and energy in helping to make the day such a fantastic success. The weather was beautiful, we had some great prizes, 13 teams of 4, and we are very pleased with how the day turned out. Thank you to all the participating businesses for their generous…

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Posted: 22 July,2012

2012 Annual Grief & Loss Seminar

Trish is a nurse and midwife with qualifications in counselling and loss and grief studies. She worked for many years in the counselling team at the Wesley Hospital, which included supporting patients and families who were dealing with wellness, adversity and facing death.

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Posted: 12 December,2011

2011 Candlelight Rememberance Service

There are some things that just cannot be fully understood unless you have experienced them: The death of a child is one such experience. But sharing that experience of loss is one way many parents deal with its emotional trauma. In what has become a worldwide rite, on Sunday 11 December, bereaved parents joined together for a candle lighting service to share their loss in a poignant yet healing ceremony. This year Worldwide Candle Lighting…

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Posted: 9 December,2011

Cairns group Christmas Lunch

The TCF Cairns group wish our Brisbane Mum’s a very Merry Christmas and a healing and gentle new year. This is a very hard time for many of us and it is nice to go out and feel “safe” amongst friends. Although we do not have meetings “officially” we do get together. 5 of us

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Posted: 20 November,2011

More Office Happenings 2011

Meeting Room Refurbishment Funds were received after the January floods to help renovate and refurbish the meeting room at the drop in centre in New Farm, Brisbane. For those of you who have attended meetings here we’re sure you will agree this is a much needed improvement and we look forward to welcoming you to our ‘new look’ room. Melbourne Cup Day Joy, our Queensland Co-ordinator and Karen, office assistant and newsletter editor, from the…

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