Regional News

Sat 18 Jan 2020

RAIN ROUNDUP: Months worth of supply falls in just two days

premium_icon RAIN ROUNDUP: Months worth of supply falls in just two days

Warwick’s run-out date has been pushed back significantly thanks to significant rainfall.

Toowoomba man 'passes away peacefully' after snake bite

premium_icon Toowoomba man 'passes away peacefully' after snake bite

TOOWOOMBA'S Roger Taylor, husband of deputy mayor Carol Taylor, has passed away peacefully in hospital.

Fri 17 Jan 2020

How much child care costs are soaring in your suburb

premium_icon How much child care costs are soaring in your suburb

The new child care subsidy was supposed to take pressure off parents, but costs have continued to rise. SEE HOW MUCH IN YOUR SUBURB

REVEALED: How to buy a house before your 22nd birthday

premium_icon REVEALED: How to buy a house before your 22nd birthday

Before turning 22, this Gatton apprentice was able to buy his first home. Here's his tips to how he became a home owner in his early 20s.

WATCH: Extraordinary moment dust storm envelops Qld property

premium_icon WATCH: Extraordinary moment dust storm envelops Qld property

THE extraordinary moment a dust storm enveloped a Quilpie property, west of Roma, yesterday afternoon has been captured on video.

Famous Toowoomba CBD pub set to shut doors

premium_icon Famous Toowoomba CBD pub set to shut doors

AFTER more than 100 years and millions of customers, one of Toowoomba’s most famous licenced venues will soon cease to be a pub.

Abbie’s dream to ride again after horror horse accident

premium_icon Abbie’s dream to ride again after horror horse accident

The little 10-year-old girl who was paralysed after a riding accident has a goal to ride her horse again — and each day she’s getting closer.

Acland applies to disturb priority ag land for expansion

premium_icon Acland applies to disturb priority ag land for expansion

LOCK The Gate Alliance has accused New Acland mine's owner of allowing “highly productive agricultural land” on the Darling Downs to degrade so it can be mined.

New animals welcomed at Darling Downs Zoo

premium_icon New animals welcomed at Darling Downs Zoo

THE Darling Downs Zoo has welcomed two new maned wolves into its family of animals.

Hanson to campaign against 2032 Olympics bid

premium_icon Hanson to campaign against 2032 Olympics bid

One Nation leader Pauline Hanson believes regional Queenslanders don’t want the 2032 Olympics and will use the bid as a tool to win votes at the next election.

Thu 16 Jan 2020

Why network is appealing Wagner  case

premium_icon Why network is appealing Wagner case

Channel 9 and a newspaper journalist are appealing an order to pay the Wagner brothers huge damages over a 60 Minutes episode found to have defamed them.

‘I’m happy, strong and fit’: How woman lost over 20kg

premium_icon ‘I’m happy, strong and fit’: How woman lost over 20kg

TRANSFORMATION: How South Burnett woman shed weight while gaining confidence with personal trainer’s help.

Brawling brothers banned from bars

premium_icon Brawling brothers banned from bars

Two young men paid the price for their involvement in a nightclub fight when they faced the magistrate.

'It's criminal': Advocate slams NDIS deaths in Darling Downs

premium_icon 'It's criminal': Advocate slams NDIS deaths in Darling Downs

DARLING Downs residents have died waiting to join the National Disability Insurance Scheme, according to a Toowoomba disability advocate.

COLD CASE: $50K reward still stands for Westlander tragedy

premium_icon COLD CASE: $50K reward still stands for Westlander tragedy

Over three decades on, the reward for information about a tragic mystery on the train tracks is still open.

Men give unbelievable reason for trespassing on Lockyer land

premium_icon Men give unbelievable reason for trespassing on Lockyer land

Christine Watson wasn’t expecting guests at her semi-rural home. But the excuse the unwanted visitors gave her had Christine reaching for the phone.

Residents gather for touching tribute after teen's death

premium_icon Residents gather for touching tribute after teen's death

HUNDREDS of balloons dotted the sky in Highfields on Tuesday, as residents paid tribute to Mac Allen. Another event is to be held in his honour this weekend.

Queensland’s 20 most popular uni courses

premium_icon Queensland’s 20 most popular uni courses

The top 20 Queensland university courses have been revealed with two of the state’s rival institutions fighting it out for the most popular degree. SEE THE FULL...

Fireys’ big wait for ‘thousands’ of crucial masks

premium_icon Fireys’ big wait for ‘thousands’ of crucial masks

Just 200 high-quality respiratory masks have been issued to the state’s firefighters despite the Government promising to “move quickly” and hand out “thousands” ...

Why you should only buy Australian-made products

premium_icon Why you should only buy Australian-made products

"I WONDER if they teach today’s children about all the wonderful inventions this little nation has delivered to the world."

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