April 2019

Published a story 20th Apr 2019 10:40 AM

The Rumble was a hit, with local kids entertaining a crowd of 1500 at the rodeo grounds last night.

Photo Gallery: Maranoa kids rumble in the rodeo ring

The Rumble was a hit, with local kids entertaining a crowd of 1500 at the rodeo grounds last night.

Published a story 19th Apr 2019 1:41 PM

Bush communities are losing their local services, and the church is just one of them, says one southwest priest.

Church closure a sign of the times

Bush communities are losing their local services, and the church is just one of them, says one southwest priest.

Published a story 19th Apr 2019 12:14 PM

Local bush foods, beef, and fish were highlights of a fine dining menu at Easter in the Country's 'Outback Tucker Under the Stars'.

Southwest produce is a winner for top chefs' dining event

Local bush foods, beef, and fish were highlights of a fine dining menu at Easter in the Country's 'Outback Tucker Under the Stars'.

Published a story 18th Apr 2019 6:44 AM

A YOUNG musterer just days away from turning 21, and a rural advocate fighting for producers both had their lives cut short within days of one another.

Region shocked as pilots die within days of each other

A YOUNG musterer just days away from turning 21, and a rural advocate fighting for producers both had their lives cut short within days of one another.

Published a story 17th Apr 2019 10:25 AM

Three of Roma's boxers fought hard at major Toowoomba boxing event.

Youngest Roadrunners step up in the ring

Three of Roma's boxers fought hard at major Toowoomba boxing event.

Published a story 17th Apr 2019 10:20 AM

Two pilots have died in crash landings on properties within a week of each other.

Aviation deaths come as a shock to the southwest

Two pilots have died in crash landings on properties within a week of each other.

Published a story 17th Apr 2019 6:26 AM

ISAAC Bain will be dearly missed by his family and friends, after the young pilot died in a light aircraft crash at the weekend.

Pilot and musterer dies days before his 21st birthday

ISAAC Bain will be dearly missed by his family and friends, after the young pilot died in a light aircraft crash at the weekend.

Published a story 16th Apr 2019 3:58 PM

Isaac Bain had been planning a birthday party with his twin brother before the accident.

Pilot and musterer dies days before his 21st birthday

Isaac Bain had been planning a birthday party with his twin brother before the accident.

Published a story 16th Apr 2019 3:13 PM

The Adavale Campdraft, Rodeo and Gymkhana made a triumphant return this year, attracting competitors from across the west.

Adavale's biggest event returns, with more support than ever

The Adavale Campdraft, Rodeo and Gymkhana made a triumphant return this year, attracting competitors from across the west.

Published a story 15th Apr 2019 4:19 PM

The southwest has seen a huge uptake in tertiary enrolments since Tafe courses were made free for recent high school graduates.

Tafe students take advantage of free tuition

The southwest has seen a huge uptake in tertiary enrolments since Tafe courses were made free for recent high school graduates.

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