Oh- And When He Smiles!!!

James Blundell live shot

From the world stage to Roma…A Southern Downs super star will be delivering a powerhouse of entertainment for us all at Roma’s Easter in The Country Festival this year. It is one of the biggest acts ever known to Maranoa and brings international status to the event, thanks to entertainment … [Read more...]

Tickets sales crash before take-off

Direct flights from Toowoomba to Mebourne and Cairns were supposed to go on sale tomorrow, but will not be available until later in the month.

Travelers will have to wait a little longer to purchase direct flights from Wellcamp airport to Melbourne and Cairns, after a computer glitch has affected the ticketing system. The much anticipated flights were promised to go on sale tomorrow but now will not be available until January 12. A … [Read more...]

Regional mayors join arms to drive infrastructure developments


In true regional spirit, Mayors from across Queensland’s South West and Darling Downs have joined forces to ensure that community infrastructure needs will be met. An idea spearheaded by the Mayor of  Toowoomba, Paul Antonio the Council of Mayors officially formed yesterday, bringing together the … [Read more...]

Cuts to country racing a fear for rural communities

LNP kicks up dust with fears over funding cuts for country races in Queensland.

Concerns for the future of country racing are circulating faster than Phar Lap, since the Labor government dodged questions about funding during last week’s Estimates Hearings. Shadow Minister for Sport and Racing, Jann Stuckey, has expressed concerns that the racing industry will suffer if the … [Read more...]