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Giant strawberry plan approved by the council

November 30th, 2012 by admin

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UPDATE: SSS Strawberries has had their development application to build a giant strawberry building approved.

EARLIER: The fate of a giant strawberry that could herald a delicious new era of tourism in Bundaberg will be decided at a council meeting tomorrow.

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SSS Strawberries has proposed to build a big strawberry which will act as a shop, cafe, education tour and offices and tomorrow’s planning committee meeting is D-Day for the big decision.

Toan Nguyen, whose family owns and runs SSS, said the family was excited to find out the project’s fate after a year-long planning and application process.

“It’s been a long process but we should know very soon,” Mr Nguyen said.

“We have been in Bundaberg for six years and the Bundaberg community has helped us a lot and we want to give back.”
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