#Springfield Central

A traditional Italian restaurant is committed to ‘dough-nating’ fresh food to Springfield families most affected by the rising cost of living

A slice of relief for those in ‘knead’

Daniel Bouwmeester November 5, 2023 4 min read

The owner of a traditional Italian restaurant is committed to ‘dough-nating’ fresh food to Springfield families most affected by the rising cost of living. Claudio d’Andrea, the boisterous head chef at Pizzeria La Prima, in Springfield Central, gives away at least one pizza every week in partnership with Westside Community Care – a local charity…

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Fundraising wishes come true

Daniel Bouwmeester September 8, 2023 3 min read

Springfield has been abuzz with the success of real estate agent Ryan Breaden’s June fundraiser for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Make-A-Wish is a charity that makes childhood wishes a reality – something Ryan himself experienced years ago through the organisation’s Ipswich branch. Ryan organised and hosted the event at Ballistic Beer, Springfield Central, on June 8,…

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Free help with tax returns

Daniel Bouwmeester September 8, 2023 2 min read

Residents earning $60,000 or less can get their 2022-23 tax return completed free of charge via the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) Tax Help Program. The free program is made possible through local resident volunteers generously donating their time and expertise. One such volunteer, Joe Buhagiar, has been offering his services two days a week, since…

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