October 2019

Published a story 23rd Oct 2019 3:17 PM

They only have one race meet each year, and Mitchell turned out dressed to the nines.

GALLERY: Mitchell gets frocked up for races

They only have one race meet each year, and Mitchell turned out dressed to the nines.

Published a story 23rd Oct 2019 12:36 PM

Men of League never expected 135 golfers to show up for their charity round, but welcomed the support from the Maranoa’s rugby league community.

Charity golf day defies expectations

Men of League never expected 135 golfers to show up for their charity round, but welcomed the support from the Maranoa’s rugby league community.

Published a story 21st Oct 2019 5:06 PM

Junior doctors in rural and regional Australia have been found to be more satisfied than their metro counterparts, and the proof is in the happy doctors of the southwest.

Rural life proves key to doctors’ happiness

Junior doctors in rural and regional Australia have been found to be more satisfied than their metro counterparts, and the proof is in the happy doctors of the southwest.

Published a story 21st Oct 2019 4:25 PM

At the celebration of the church’s 130th birthday, one woman gave the parish a special gift, which has been years in the making.

All Saints’ 130-year history goes to print

At the celebration of the church’s 130th birthday, one woman gave the parish a special gift, which has been years in the making.

Published a story 19th Oct 2019 12:09 PM

Roma and District Junior Cricket hit a major milestone on their first day of the season, and there is even more in store for our local club.

Junior cricket starts with a century

Roma and District Junior Cricket hit a major milestone on their first day of the season, and there is even more in store for our local club.

Published a story 19th Oct 2019 8:35 AM

They are ordinary people who do something extraordinary in caring for a loved one, and this week they have been celebrated across the country. In Roma, local carers were celebrated at a gala dinner, hosted by the group who looks after them.

GALLERY: Carers recognised for their tireless efforts

They are ordinary people who do something extraordinary in caring for a loved one, and this week they have been celebrated across the country. In Roma, local carers were celebrated at a gala dinner, hosted by the group who looks after them.

Published a story 17th Oct 2019 4:32 PM

Farmer vows not to shave until he gets rain, and for every day he grows his beard, is donating $1 to Are You Bogged Mate?

No shaving ‘til it’s raining: one farmer’s mission

Farmer vows not to shave until he gets rain, and for every day he grows his beard, is donating $1 to Are You Bogged Mate?

Published a story 17th Oct 2019 3:42 PM

More than 2000 homes have lost power in Chinchilla and surrounding towns, after a huge storm hit the area.

BREAKING: Mass power outage in Chinchilla region

More than 2000 homes have lost power in Chinchilla and surrounding towns, after a huge storm hit the area.

Published a story 8th Oct 2019 2:56 PM

An artwork by an Augathella student has made the 2020 Farm Safety Calendar.

Augathella student's safety message goes statewide

An artwork by an Augathella student has made the 2020 Farm Safety Calendar.

Published a story 7th Oct 2019 11:40 AM

Severe fire conditions are prevailing around the region, with some parts of the southwest facing an extreme danger this week.

Extreme danger has Rural Fire Service on alert

Severe fire conditions are prevailing around the region, with some parts of the southwest facing an extreme danger this week.

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