RACQ Foundation support

The RACQ Foundation have generously provided funds for the RMGA to purchase a solar battery (TESLA Powerwall 2), and to improve internet access at the grounds. The battery, connected to our canteen solar system, will eliminate one electricity bill for the grounds, and give us independent supply during grid failures. We continue to work withContinue reading “RACQ Foundation support”

New members are always welcome.

A few people at the recent campdraft asked about joining the RMGA. A membership application form is now available on the RMGA website. It’s on the homepage, so it’s easy to find. Membership fees ($10.00 per year) must be received before the membership is approved and registered, but the whole process is quite simple. PleaseContinue reading “New members are always welcome.”

Congratulations to the RMGA

Our President recently accepted an award, from Queensland Police, acknowledging RMGA’s help during the 2019 Mt Barney Fires. The award belongs to everyone who helped out at the grounds, to support the firies and other emergency responders. Thank you. It’s an important part of what we do, and we continue to maintain the grounds soContinue reading “Congratulations to the RMGA”

WANTED – Community Disaster Volunteers

Council is looking for volunteers to coordinate things when disaster hits in Rathdowney, or the local districts. The want Community Disaster Volunteers to work with the Scenic Rim Local Disaster Management Group, and: gather information monitor how things are going promote disaster preparedness assist with projects, and with operating shelters or recovery hubs support communityContinue reading “WANTED – Community Disaster Volunteers”