Tahnee Holland from Gifts at Teacup, Greg Latta from the Western Star, Gabby Barron from Gretel Lane, Maranoa Regional Councillor Cameron O'Neil and Sharni Beck from Loot are all forces behind the My Maranoa Christmas initiative. Picture: Ellen Ransley
Tahnee Holland from Gifts at Teacup, Greg Latta from the Western Star, Gabby Barron from Gretel Lane, Maranoa Regional Councillor Cameron O'Neil and Sharni Beck from Loot are all forces behind the My Maranoa Christmas initiative. Picture: Ellen Ransley

WHERE TO: Shop local in the Maranoa this Christmas

AS THE Maranoa prepares to celebrate Christmas in the main street of Roma next Thursday, many local businesses are throwing their doors wide open for locals still looking for some gift-giving guidance.

Maranoa Regional Council has partnered with businesses across the region in a major prize giveaway through the My Maranoa Business Shop Local Competition.

The competition encourages residents to spend locally, with a chance to win four major prizes.

“This competition will help highlight My Maranoa businesses, while putting money back into our community,” Councillor Cameron O’Neil said.

“To enter the competition, a single purchase of at least $10 is required at any participating business.”
The winners will be drawn and announced at the Christmas party next Thursday:

  • Dores Elect-Air Pty Ltd
  • Commonwealth Hotel
  • Kimlins Camping World
  • Whitebull Hotel
  • Rural Insurance Services
  • Roma Printers and Stationers
  • Toyworld Roma
  • Black Toyota Roma
  • Gretel Lane Fashion
  • Sunshine Hardware and Rural (Mitre 10)
  • Home Timber and Hardware Roma
  • Coomber Bros Jewellers
  • Gifts at Teacup
  • Loot Homewares Roma
  • Roma Pet World
  • Roma Taxation Services
  •  Roma Outdoors and Sports
  • Compass West Pty Ltd
  • Snap Fitness Roma
  • Goodyear Tyres Roma
  • Brennorrs
  • Country Buds Fashion
  •  Roma Newsagency and Bookshop
  • Roma Computer Centre
  • Injune District Tourism Association
  • Injune Hardware
  • Injune Hotel
  • Injune Post Office
  • Injune Newsagency
  • Injune Tyre Service
  • Jones Welding and Rural Supplies
  • Mitchell Tyrepower
  •  Mitchell Hardware and Plumbing
  • Surat Butchery
  • Surat Post and News
  • Surat Tyre Service
  • The New Royal Hotel
  • Bayly’s Motors
  • The Timber Crate
  • Wagon Wheel cafe and Friendly Grocer
  • Wallumbilla Pharmacy
  • Yuleba General Store.

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