Now that’s An Official Cattle Call

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When the Police get called in you know things are getting serious and that’s what’s happened as we count down for this weekends’ Annual Injune Golden Bit Campdraft. In preparation for the event officers from Injune Station were called to help direct traffic as 1002 head of cattle were walked … [Read more...]

It’s “That” Special Week Again

Easterr in the country 40 years

Easter delivers more than just bunny’s and chocolate to Maranoa and it has come every year for the past 40 years in the form of the Roma Easter in The Country Festival. The Festival, which sees thousands flood into Our Towns each year, celebrates its 40th Anniversary this week and it is doing so … [Read more...]

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

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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

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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

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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...]