STEPS Bringing the Community Together at Christmas

Christmas Party Graphic

The STEPS Autism Treehouse 7th Annual Christmas Party presented by The Fleet Office is on December 6, 2020 and is the Sunshine Coast’s largest Christmas event for young people and families living with autism and disability. Held at the Kawana Sports Precinct, STEPS have created a very special Christmas party where families living with autism […]

Local Business Identities Step up to Support Families

STEPS Charity helped rally the troops recently to deliver a message of kindness and support to local Sunshine Coast families facing uncertain times due to coronavirus this Easter.  The Fleet Office director Jim Lee along with Toyota dealership proprietor Brett Mills and Maleny Supa IGA owner Rob Outridge pulled their collective resources together to ensure local families […]

Update – STEPS Trek for Autism presented by The Fleet Office

An update for our valued supporters and amazing STEPS Autism Treehouse community:It is with a heavy heart that we write this news. Like all organisations within the events industry,  STEPS Autism Treehouse is facing unprecedented challenges due to COVID-19, our highest priority is the safety and well-being of our supporters, team and community. In this ever-changing situation, along […]


STEPS Autism Treehouse is excited to announce early bird registrations are now open for the 2020 STEPS Trek for Autism presented by The Fleet Office on Saturday May 2. The annual event is in its third year and is one of the charity’s major fundraisers. STEPS Autism Treehouse charity manager Anne Nioa says by trekking, […]

Former Fraser Coast Councillor Takes the Reins of Major Autism Charity

Maryborough businesswoman and former Fraser Coast councillor Anne Nioa has been appointed charity manager of the Sunshine Coast-based STEPS Autism Treehouse. Ms Nioa replaces founding director Claire Gilmour, who successfully negotiated the organisation’s merger with STEPS Group Australia in 2017. Ms Nioa, who managed the Tourism, Events and Marketing portfolio as a member of the […]

STEPS Group Welcomes New Charity Team Leaders

STEPS Group Welcomes New Charity Team Leaders

A former Miss Sunshine Coast fundraiser and a popular former Fraser Coast local councillor have been announced as the new senior leaders in STEPS Group’s charity team. Rebecca Whitehouse and Anne Nioa are starting their positions this week, with Anne having relocated to the Sunshine Coast over the Christmas break. For new STEPS Charity executive […]