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Toowoomba ChronicleToowoomba naval unit among nation's bestToowoomba ChronicleTS TOOWOOMBA Australian Navy Cadets is in the top three naval units in the country. TS Toowoomba is a youth development organisation for young people aged between 12 and 19. The group undertook national assessment yesterday to determine if they ... [...]
Sun, Feb 14, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleToowoomba council doesn't understand car parking issuesToowoomba ChronicleSo Toowoomba Regional Council does not understand the time it takes to use an automated card payment system. Those of us that pay with cash at the supermarket have known for decades that cash is distinctly quicker than paying by credit or debit card. [...]
Sat, Feb 13, 2016, Continue reading at the source
SBSTour of Toowoomba on hold for 2016SBSThe cancellation of the Tour of Toowoomba comes in the wake of the demise of the three-day Adelaide Tour. CA is yet to confirm a calendar for either the men's or women's NRS in 2016 and is in the process of a long awaited series review. “Ultimately the ... [...]
Fri, Feb 12, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleToowoomba driver gets USA breakToowoomba ChronicleEMERGING Toowoomba driver Jordan Lloyd has gained his next big career break after being awarded a prestigious season drive in the USA. Pabst Racing this week announced Lloyd will pilot the No. 21 Pabst Racing car for the 2016 Cooper Tires USF2000 ...F4 champ Jordan Lloyd joins USF2000 gridSpeedcafeall 5 news articles [...]
Fri, Feb 12, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleConsultation starts on Toowoomba State High futureToowoomba ChronicleCOMMUNITY consultation into the future of Toowoomba State High School and its Wilsonton campus opens tomorrow. Relevant stakeholders, and past and present students, have been called on to have their say on whether the Wilsonton campus should ... [...]
Fri, Feb 12, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Infrastructure brings reward for ToowoombaToowoomba ChronicleTOOWOOMBA is continuing to strengthen its reputation as an agriculture hub with the opening of a new research agency. The Grains Research and Development Corporation is relocating some offices from Canberra and into regional areas including ... [...]
Fri, Feb 12, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleToowoomba arsonist cops three years behind barsToowoomba ChronicleKearneys Spring man Darren John Watson had “lost his way in life” after the breakdown of his 15-year marriage and had taken to alcohol and lighting fires in wheelie bins and skips around Toowoomba, the city's District Court heard. About 6am, July 25 ... [...]
Fri, Feb 12, 2016, Continue reading at the source
CyclingTipsTour of Toowoomba cancelled for 2016, organisers hope for 'bigger and better' return in 2017CyclingTipsOrganisers of the Tour of Toowoomba have confirmed that this year's edition of the National Road Series (NRS) race will not take place, creating further uncertainty about the health and future of Australia highest level of domestic racing. The Tour of ... [...]
Fri, Feb 12, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba Chronicle10 things to do this weekend in ToowoombaToowoomba Chronicle( from left ) Brett Fenton, Brittney Locke, Monique Locke and Kelsey Fenton. Red Dragon Lion Dance Troupe.Toowoomba International Multicultural Society chinese new year celebration at Pandan restaurant. Photo Nev Madsen / The Chronicle Nev Madsen ... [...]
Fri, Feb 12, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleDi Warr in the running for Toowoomba Regional CouncilToowoomba ChronicleAFTER much soul searching Toowoomba woman Diane Warr has announced she is in the running to be a Toowoomba Regional Council councillor. "Over the next week or so you will see my signs go up around the region along with all the other hopeful ... [...]
Fri, Feb 12, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleTop designer to visit Toowoomba next monthToowoomba ChronicleThe designer to the stars and mother-of-five is coming to Toowoomba next month to share her journey of success with the city's residents. She will be encouraging and inspiring guests to chase their dreams. The former Mrs Australia Globe has built a ... [...]
Fri, Feb 12, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleLions to visit Toowoomba this monthToowoomba ChronicleThe AFL club will come to Toowoomba and Gatton on February 23-24 as part of its community camp. Lions players will visit schools, Auskick centres and various AFL Darling Downs clubs in what will be a treat for footy fans across the region. The Lions ... [...]
Thu, Feb 11, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleJobs remain at top priority in ToowoombaToowoomba ChronicleYesterday The Chronicle, on its website and Facebook page, published a list of 10 jobs available right now in the Toowoomba region. Facebook followers quickly got into a debate about the state of jobs in the region. The post was shared 185 times, liked ... [...]
Thu, Feb 11, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleToowoomba woman ditches sugar hits for FebFastToowoomba Chronicle“(For me) the first week was hard, especially in Toowoomba because we're surrounded by fast food - there's three alone on my drive to work. “I had a headache last week but this week has been perfect.” Maurice Blackburn Lawyers regional office leader ... [...]
Thu, Feb 11, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleThe Kokoda Challenge returns to Toowoomba next monthToowoomba ChronicleRun in partnership with Toowoomba South Rotary Club, all proceeds from this exiting endurance event will go directly to the Toowoomba branch of the Kokoda Challenge Youth Program. The Kokoda Challenge Youth Program is a 12-month experiential ... [...]
Thu, Feb 11, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleBig business in Toowoomba calls for convention centreToowoomba ChronicleThey are calling on Toowoomba Regional Council and State Government to fund a comprehensive feasibility study to investigate the viability of a Toowoomba Regional Convention and Exhibition Centre. With the frequent expansion of Wellcamp Airport, QIC ... [...]
Thu, Feb 11, 2016, Continue reading at the source
ABC LocalHope for new $8m operating theatre to ease Toowoomba Hospital pressureABC LocalIt will be the hospital's seventh theatre and construction is due to begin in the second half of the year. The project also includes the construction of extra recovery and preparation areas. Darling Downs Hospital and Health Board chairman Mike Horan ...and more [...]
Thu, Feb 11, 2016, Continue reading at the source
House destroyed in blaze west of ToowoombaToowoomba ChronicleEARLIER: Multiple fire crews are battling a house fire west of Toowoomba. Queensland Fire and Emergency Services and rural fire crews are at the scene of a fully involved house fire at Wallumbilla, east of Roma. The High St structure fire broke about ...and more [...]
Thu, Feb 11, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleToowoomba accountant's appetising chance at $1 millionToowoomba ChronicleA TASTE for chicken could hatch a million-dollar windfall for a Toowoomba accountant. Paul Hobbs works at Power Tynan Accountants but his life could change forever when he is flown to Sydney next week by Australian fast food restaurant Red Rooster with ... [...]
Thu, Feb 11, 2016, Continue reading at the source
The Queensland TimesToowoomba man charged with host of child sex offencesThe Queensland TimesAdam Davies Senior Journalist Adam was born in New South Wales and was educated at the prestigious Scots College in Sydney. He has worked both in Australia and United Kingdom for some of the largest newspapers in the two respective countries. [...]
Thu, Feb 11, 2016, Continue reading at the source