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WHO WE ARE

Donkey and mule lovers formed the Donkey Society of Queensland in 1984. We are a member of the national body, Affiliated Donkey Societies of Australia, dedicated to the promotion, welfare and enjoyment of all long ears.

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“The donkey heard the book gives wisdom and ate it.”
- 'The New Land', Ljupka Cvetanova.

COMMITEE FOR 2023/2024

President: Karen Chicoteau
Vice President: Tanja Thomas
Secretary: Julia Byatte
Treasurer: Greg Archer
Donkey Shop: Rachel Allan
Donkey Express Editor: Corinne Nash
Website: Reilly Baker

Patron: John Kunde

Life Members: Jenifer Simpson, Marilyn Summerhayes,

Heike Mack

Hall of Fame Members: John Kunde, Merleen Tigell, Ivan & Marilyn Summerhayes, Sydney Hewison

Area Representatives

Brisbane South: Wendy Look
Brisbane West: 
Karen Chicoteau
Scenic Rim: Julia Byatte

Toowoomba / Darling Downs: Joy Hendon

Sunshine Coast: Reilly Baker

Kilcoy: Faye Brown

Gympie: Rachel Allen
Kingaroy: Sydney Hewison
Gin Gin: Jane Armatys

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