October 2020

Published a story 19th Oct 2020 6:33 PM

An old ex-church building on the edge of Toowoomba’s CBD is currently going through a significant renovation to make for a major new tenant.

New tenant moving into ex-church building in CBD

An old ex-church building on the edge of Toowoomba’s CBD is currently going through a significant renovation to make for a major new tenant.

Published a story 19th Oct 2020 6:12 PM

A small local developer has taken an extraordinary step and vowed never to work with the Toowoomba Regional Council again. FIND OUT WHAT CAUSED THE RIFT HERE.

Why developer has refused to ever work with Toowoomba Regional Council again

A small local developer has taken an extraordinary step and vowed never to work with the Toowoomba Regional Council again. FIND OUT WHAT CAUSED THE RIFT HERE.

Published a story 19th Oct 2020 2:59 PM

AFTER overcoming the worst of the COVID-19 pandemic, the pioneering Pulse Data Centre west of Toowoomba is eyeing a potential expansion to meet future demand.

$30m data centre eyes potential expansion after COVID-19

AFTER overcoming the worst of the COVID-19 pandemic, the pioneering Pulse Data Centre west of Toowoomba is eyeing a potential expansion to meet future demand.

Published a story 19th Oct 2020 11:21 AM

A new analysis into Toowoomba’s property market has revealed some damning results. Here’s what’s going on.

What is wrong with Toowoomba housing market revealed

A new analysis into Toowoomba’s property market has revealed some damning results. Here’s what’s going on.

Published a story 18th Oct 2020 4:48 PM

ONE of Toowoomba’s first kindergartens is celebrating its 80th birthday this year.

Kindergarten fundraising as it celebrates 80 years of learning

ONE of Toowoomba’s first kindergartens is celebrating its 80th birthday this year.

Published a story 16th Oct 2020 6:46 PM

TOOWOOMBA’S deputy mayor has issued a warning over future budgets if the council does not receive assistance to cover $200 million in mandatory dam upgrades.

Council budgets ‘at a limit’ over $200m dam upgrades

TOOWOOMBA’S deputy mayor has issued a warning over future budgets if the council does not receive assistance to cover $200 million in mandatory dam upgrades.

Published a story 16th Oct 2020 6:36 PM

The services manager at Salem Aged Care in Toowoomba is celebrating a special milestone soon.

Toowoomba aged care stalwart celebrates special milestone

The services manager at Salem Aged Care in Toowoomba is celebrating a special milestone soon.

Published a story 16th Oct 2020 6:27 PM

A LEADING property analyst says Toowoomba is in danger of being left behind other regional centres due to a shortage in available land, saying the housing situation was far worse than even he had expected.

Two years left: Property analyst’s warning for Toowoomba

A LEADING property analyst says Toowoomba is in danger of being left behind other regional centres due to a shortage in available land, saying the housing situation was far worse than even he had expected.

Published a story 16th Oct 2020 11:01 AM

A growth area just outside Toowoomba will get a new supermarket, after plans were approved by the council this week.

New supermarket approved for Toowoomba growth area

A growth area just outside Toowoomba will get a new supermarket, after plans were approved by the council this week.

Published a story 15th Oct 2020 5:54 PM

WORK has progressed on the development of a new CBD administration building for the Toowoomba Regional Council’s staff.

Council considers option on new admin building for staff

WORK has progressed on the development of a new CBD administration building for the Toowoomba Regional Council’s staff.

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Tom has been with News Regional Media since 2013, having worked in newsrooms across south-west Queensland. Prior to his appointment at The Chronicle, he was the editor of the Western Star in Roma for 18 months. Growing up in Brisbane, he studied journalism at Queensland University of Technology. Away from work, he is happily in a relationship with his partner Sarah and enjoys playing music with his band in Toowoomba and supporting the Brisbane Broncos.