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Toowoomba ChronicleLNP plan to create new electorate south of ToowoombaToowoomba ChronicleUnder the LNP's plans, adjustments would be made to the electoral districts of Toowoomba North, Toowoomba South, Southern Downs and Condamine. The ALP also made a submission, calling for the northern boundary of the Toowoomba North electorate ...and more [...]
Sat, Jul 30, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Courier MailSurprising home of striking street artCourier MailTwo of his works also reside in Toowoomba – a surreal mural featuring a blue elephant and a tree house on a Ruthven St building, and a three-storey portrait of Toowoomba couple Susy and Adam Wenitong on the former SES headquarters on Hume St. [...]
Fri, Jul 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleThe success story all Toowoomba job seekers need to hearToowoomba ChronicleThere are six trainees in Toowoomba, one in Inglewood, another six to be appointed in Roma and one in St George. Their first project is a council reserve at Highfields Ridge where they are clearing weeds (lantana and velvety tree pear) to transform it ... [...]
Fri, Jul 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleLink between coal and inland rail in ToowoombaToowoomba ChronicleTHE leaders of Toowoomba and Warwick have publicly put the cases forward why the Melbourne to Brisbane Inland Rail project should pass through their cities. But an analysis of the Inland Rail Alignment Study shows that the Toowoomba option would ...and more [...]
Fri, Jul 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source
The Sunshine Coast DailyMaroochydore burger joint expands to ToowoombaThe Sunshine Coast DailyPOPULAR Maroochydore eatery Hello Harry is setting up shop in Toowoomba and will soon open in Victoria as its expansion picks up pace. The popular American-style burger joint and its sister restaurant Junk are credited with helping lifting the culture ... [...]
Fri, Jul 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Smoke billows from house fire in ToowoombaToowoomba ChronicleUPDATE: Smoke is billowing from a house under renovation in South Toowoomba, with multiple fire crews on scene. The timber home on Phillip St caught fire about 9.15am. Several firefighters in breathing apparatus are inside the house trying to determine ... [...]
Fri, Jul 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Industry revolution will create 1400 jobs in ToowoombaToowoomba ChronicleThe disability services industry employs about 1000 people in Toowoomba with the State Government injecting $140 million of funding. When the National Disability Insurance Scheme starts its roll out next year there will be 1400 new jobs created as an ...and more [...]
Fri, Jul 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleCold is back in Toowoomba after record warm dayToowoomba ChronicleLIGHTS frosts were reported across Toowoomba as the temperature dipped below freezing this morning. The Bureau of Meteorology's instruments recorded the temperature fell to 4.6 degrees at Toowoomba Airport and it felt like 2.8 degrees at 5.30am. [...]
Fri, Jul 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source
The Sunshine Coast DailyLynch murder: Toowoomba man appealing convictionThe Sunshine Coast DailyA TOOWOOMBA man is appealing his conviction for murdering Gail Lynch as her family remains hopeful her body will one day be recovered. Ian Phillip Hannaford's lawyers argued in the Queensland Court of Appeal on Thursday that the trial judge erred in ...and more [...]
Fri, Jul 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Bundaberg News MailLynch murder: Toowoomba man appealing convictionBundaberg News MailA TOOWOOMBA man is appealing his conviction for murdering Gail Lynch as her family remains hopeful her body will one day be recovered. Ian Phillip Hannaford's lawyers argued in the Queensland Court of Appeal on Thursday that the trial judge erred in ... [...]
Fri, Jul 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleToowoomba Muslims: 'Nice terror attack was pure evil'Toowoomba ChronicleTHE founding president of the Toowoomba Islamic Society, Professor Shahjahan Khan, has written an open letter to the Catholic Bishop of Toowoomba Robert McGuckin after the shocking terrorist attack in Nice. On behalf of the Muslim community I express ... [...]
Thu, Jul 28, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Brisbane TimesCar crashes into family home at ToowoombaBrisbane TimesA Toowoomba family home has been badly damaged after a car was driven into it on Thursday. A motorbike and car crashed on Alderley Street at Harristown just after 10am, causing the car to careen into a nearby home. The car crashed into the home just ... [...]
Thu, Jul 28, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba hosts fourth leg of Queensland EisteddfodToowoomba ChronicleTHE final and most extensive part of The Heritage Bank's 123rd Queensland Eisteddfod kicked off yesterday with stunning instrumentals. The two-week long event is the fourth part of the Queensland Eisteddfod and features instrumental, group dances and ... [...]
Thu, Jul 28, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleToowoomba drivers hate this more than anything elseToowoomba Chronicle"Whether you live in Toowoomba or greater Queensland it is clear tailgating is an ongoing frustration for motorists," she said. "It is an annoying trait felt by Toowoomba motorists and we are seeing the habit felt throughout the rest of Queensland. "We ...and more [...]
Wed, Jul 27, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Property prices continue to slide in Toowoomba, QueenslandYour MortgageProperty prices continue to tumble in Toowoomba as it recovers from the end of the mining boom, with the median house price dropping by 3.3 per cent in the past quarter. “It's a tough market in Toowoomba at the moment and prices have softened as a ... [...]
Wed, Jul 27, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleToowoomba swimwear designer looking for love on The BachelorToowoomba ChronicleNONI Janur is the Toowoomba swimwear designer looking for love on this year's season of The Bachelor. The 25-year-old is one of 22 women vying for the Richie Strahan's heart. Ms Janur completed her schooling at Harristown State High School and then ...and more [...]
Wed, Jul 27, 2016, Continue reading at the source
myPolice (press release) (blog)Dame Quentin Bryce graces Toowoomba TogethermyPolice (press release) (blog)Toowoomba region was priveliged to have Dame Quentin Bryce and Lance Hockeridge attend a Chamber of Commerce breakfast as Chair and Deputy Chair of the Queensland Premiers Domestic and Family Violence Implementation Council. Both gave ... [...]
Tue, Jul 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
myPolice (press release) (blog)Weapons and drug charges, ToowoombamyPolice (press release) (blog)A man has been charged with a number of weapons, firearm and drug offences after a search warrant was executed on a residence at Ravensbourne, north of Toowoomba this morning. During the search of the property on Ravensbourne Dip Road officers ... [...]
Tue, Jul 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
myPolice (press release) (blog)High Street, ToowoombamyPolice (press release) (blog)Police believe the person pictured in this image may be able to assist officers with the investigation into a recent Shop steal - unlawfully take away goods which occurred on Saturday July 9 2016 at approximately 3:50PM . The CCTV image could depict an ...and more [...]
Mon, Jul 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Queensland ballet workshop for ToowoombaToowoomba ChronicleThe couple plan to attend a workshop run by the Queensland Ballet for the Toowoomba Parkinson's Support Group in August. The Queensland Ballet's Dance for Parkinson's program is a popular activity in Brisbane and other centres and the local support ... [...]
Mon, Jul 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source