October 2020

Published a story 29th Oct 2020 2:17 PM

Customers at our local stores are reaching for costumes reminiscent of the global pandemic and local lockdowns for Halloween this year, says one store manager.

Coronavirus costumes hit the street for Halloween

Customers at our local stores are reaching for costumes reminiscent of the global pandemic and local lockdowns for Halloween this year, says one store manager.

Published a story 29th Oct 2020 2:16 PM

Toowoomba Regional Council have revealed whether the region will soon turn to natural burials where caskets and the embalming process are abandoned.

Natural burial: Will Toowoomba adopt new ‘clean’ burying option without caskets?

Toowoomba Regional Council have revealed whether the region will soon turn to natural burials where caskets and the embalming process are abandoned.

Published a story 29th Oct 2020 12:30 PM

An inspiring Toowoomba mum has overcome the odds to graduate alongside her furry best friend and guide dog Lily, who has supported her through a world of challenges.

How visually impaired city mum and guide dog tackled COVID challenges

An inspiring Toowoomba mum has overcome the odds to graduate alongside her furry best friend and guide dog Lily, who has supported her through a world of challenges.

Published a story 29th Oct 2020 9:04 AM

South-west Queensland events are being saved by a new funding injection available to any event organisers wanting to keep their activities alive in the community.

Iconic events saved thanks to $380k bout of funding

South-west Queensland events are being saved by a new funding injection available to any event organisers wanting to keep their activities alive in the community.

Published a story 28th Oct 2020 2:09 PM

The disaster group for a region close to Toowoomba was activated four times in the last 12 months after a number of consecutive disasters that plagued the area.

Disaster group activated four times in vacation destination: Report

The disaster group for a region close to Toowoomba was activated four times in the last 12 months after a number of consecutive disasters that plagued the area.

Published a story 28th Oct 2020 11:32 AM

A local council has worked with the State Government to give employment opportunities to workers displaced by fires and floods.

Holiday destination looking to employ new staff for business recovery

A local council has worked with the State Government to give employment opportunities to workers displaced by fires and floods.

Published a story 27th Oct 2020 3:57 PM

An influx of Melbourne locals are looking to relocate to Toowoomba after more than 100 days of gruelling lockdown. One community leader has said the town would welcome them with open arms.

Toowoomba to welcome Melbourne residents after lockdown

An influx of Melbourne locals are looking to relocate to Toowoomba after more than 100 days of gruelling lockdown. One community leader has said the town would welcome them with open arms.

Published a story 27th Oct 2020 12:03 PM

You don’t have to travel far to visit the Winter Wonderland of your dreams, because it lives just south of Toowoomba in a holiday hot spot.

Revealed: Unique location of Qld’s only tourist Christmas tree farm

You don’t have to travel far to visit the Winter Wonderland of your dreams, because it lives just south of Toowoomba in a holiday hot spot.

Published a story 26th Oct 2020 1:26 PM

Leading bodies in the resource and agricultural sectors are pleading with the State Government parties to prioritise regional Queensland and the advancements they’ve made.

Why ag and resource leaders are pleading with State Govt

Leading bodies in the resource and agricultural sectors are pleading with the State Government parties to prioritise regional Queensland and the advancements they’ve made.

Published a story 26th Oct 2020 1:26 PM

Finding a rental in Toowoomba has become quite a challenge, according to the Real Estate Institute of Queensland. But here are 10 of Toowoomba’s cheapest properties on the market now.

TOP 10: Toowoomba’s most affordable rentals on the market

Finding a rental in Toowoomba has become quite a challenge, according to the Real Estate Institute of Queensland. But here are 10 of Toowoomba’s cheapest properties on the market now.

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