News & Events


09 Jan

QPAC Spirit of Christmas

The final donation tally for the QPAC Spirit of Christmas concerts held in December last year came to $7,711… a fantastic result!!!

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12 Dec

Exercise reaping rewards for tenants

Hear how our tenants are benefiting from a free fitness program run-onsite by Iridium Health under the coordination of Rise Industries.

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08 Mar

Rethinking Social Housing

Read the new research report on social housing by the Sustainable Built Environment National Research Centre

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17 Dec

Job Success for Tenants

Hear the story about our successful employment, training and volunteering program as shown on the ABC News.

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08 Dec

Christmas Celebration

On Monday 7th of December the Common Ground Queensland Board and Staff hosted a Christmas celebration for the tenants of Brisbane Common Ground.

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01 Sep

The Official Opening of the Backyard

The “Backyard” and ‘Fitness and Wellbeing Centre’ was officially opened on the August 14 2015 by the Honourable Jackie Trad MP

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20 Aug

Adversity Leads to a Late Career Move

Cheryl Desmarais had a few surprises late in life, but her unfortunate set of circumstances led her to a new career path.

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16 Jun

Sarah's Story

I am pursuing my dreams thanks to the Digital Inclusion Project. I have always been passionate about writing. I have a Bachelor of Arts specialising in Film and Media, and Literature, and a Master of Arts, with Honours, in Journalism and Mass Communication.

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