I hope you had a wonderful Easter break. The Granite Belt was certainly a favourite Easter destination and it was wonderful to see the town bustling even if the weather was not the best - we certainly welcomed more rain!
Arriving from as far afield as Sydney, Lismore and Brisbane, twenty members of The Australian Society of Travel Writers recently spent a glorious weekend on the Southern Downs and Granite Belt, hosted by Granite Belt Wine & Tourism in partnership with the Southern Downs Regional Council.
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The Chamber executive committee has been working hard on behalf of our members and I would like to congratulate Amanda Harrold on being the Chamber representative for the Stanthorpe 150th Anniversary Celebration Advisory Committee. This is an exciting milestone for Stanthorpe and we believe Amanda will be a great asset to the committee. Full Media Release
This week Chamber also provided feedback on the Environmental Sustainability Strategy Draft.
Our executive committee has deep concerns for this document and I encourage members to read the Strategy and also lodge your feedback. Chamber Feedback