The Countdown Begins for Film Festival

Vision Splendid Outback Film Festival

Early bird season passes for this year’s Annual Vision Splendid Outback Film Festival are being offered as the hugely successful event moves into its fourth year. Kicking off from June 23 the festival this year will celebrate Austrian films and champion women in the film industry. Greg … [Read more...]

Harmony Day Celebrations Fire Up


Councillor Janelle Stanford, Portfolio Chair for Community & Social Services is inviting everyone to join in on Harmony Day celebrations on Saturday, 19 March in Roma. Councillor Stanford says a great family day has been organized. “Commencing at 3.30pm at Lions Park in Roma, the event … [Read more...]

Vale – Carol Lloyd


Legendary Queensland Singer and Rock and Roll Trail Blazer Carol Lloyd has passed away. She became known in the 70’s as Australia’s first ‘Rock Chick’ and was dubbed Australia’s ‘Wild Woman of Rock’. Best known for her hit singles, her first three singles – “A Matter of Time”, double-sided … [Read more...]

It Will Happen


The iconic Roma Charity Rodeo is postponed but not forgotten. Maranoa Team Penning secretary Tina Hamilton says the wet weather has caused the delay of the 5th annual event this year, but once organizing committee members can work through the myriad of re-scheduling changes a new date will be … [Read more...]

Phew and Fur… What A Great Weekend


The Dawnee Express Steam Train is on is way…To Charleville and stopping at Roma tonight. The Plus More Team caught up with the “Bilby Express”- A glorious steam locomotive, BB18¼ 1079 hauling her historic wooden carriages just a few hours into its “Save the Bilby” Run. These images were taken … [Read more...]