April 2020

Published a story 2nd Apr 2020 11:10 AM

Border control measures on roads in the Balonne Shire will be tightened from midnight tonight, in an attempt to slow the spread of the coronavirus.

Tightened border controls close Balonne roads

Border control measures on roads in the Balonne Shire will be tightened from midnight tonight, in an attempt to slow the spread of the coronavirus.

Voted in a poll 1st Apr 2020 6:37 PM

Published a story 1st Apr 2020 4:27 PM

Tyson Golder looks certain to achieve what he set out to do four years ago, having all-but secured a majority in Maranoa Regional Council. Here’s what he plans to do.

VICTORY: What Golder will do with majority council

Tyson Golder looks certain to achieve what he set out to do four years ago, having all-but secured a majority in Maranoa Regional Council. Here’s what he plans to do.

Published a story 1st Apr 2020 1:44 PM

The annual swarm of grey nomads descending on the Maranoa is usually the economic boost local businesses need. It won’t come this year.

Maranoa council’s message to tourists: Stay away

The annual swarm of grey nomads descending on the Maranoa is usually the economic boost local businesses need. It won’t come this year.

Published a story 1st Apr 2020 1:40 PM

The $112.6 million facility is set to open this year, but how does the COVID-19 pandemic impact that?

How the COVID-19 outbreak impacts new Roma Hospital

The $112.6 million facility is set to open this year, but how does the COVID-19 pandemic impact that?

March 2020

Published a story 31st Mar 2020 12:54 PM

There will be no tourist season in western Queensland this year, after councils banded together to tell caravaners not to come.

NOT THIS YEAR: Grey nomads told to stay away

There will be no tourist season in western Queensland this year, after councils banded together to tell caravaners not to come.

Published a story 31st Mar 2020 12:42 PM

Early figures show the next term of Balonne Shire Council will look quite different.

REVEALED: New look Balonne council on the cards

Early figures show the next term of Balonne Shire Council will look quite different.

Published a story 30th Mar 2020 3:40 PM

With two-thirds of the votes counted, Geoff McMullen has collected more than any other Maranoa Regional Council candidate.

HONOURED: McMullen to serve another four years

With two-thirds of the votes counted, Geoff McMullen has collected more than any other Maranoa Regional Council candidate.

more recent activity