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myPolice (press release) (blog)Missing Toowoomba boy seen but not foundNEWS.com.auThe Toowoomba schoolboy was seen leaving at a fast food restaurant on Saturday before he was seen on Tuesday in Toowoomba's CBD. Police fear for the welfare of the boy who is described as Aboriginal in appearance, about 155cm tall, with a slim build, ...Missing boy, Toowoomba areamyPolice (press release) (blog)all 2 news articles [...]
Tue, Aug 30, 2016, Continue reading at the source
myPolice (press release) (blog)Missing boy, Toowoomba areamyPolice (press release) (blog)Toowoomba police are seeking public assistance to help locate an 11-year-old boy reported missing from Kleinton in the Toowoomba area. The boy (pictured) was last seen leaving a fast food restaurant on Highfields Road at Highfields on August 27 and has ...and more [...]
Tue, Aug 30, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Brisbane TimesOktoberfest to take over ToowoombaBrisbane TimesIf you can't make it to Germany, Toowoomba is not a bad place to be for beer lovers this October, with the team behind Brewoomba taking on Oktoberfest for the first time. Following a hugely successful Brewoomba 2016, Deep Blue Events will again be ... [...]
Tue, Aug 30, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba to vote on $120000 contribution to SEQ Olympics feasiblity studyABC Online (blog)Toowoomba to vote on $120,000 contribution to SEQ Olympics feasiblity study. 30 August 2016 , 8:28 AM by Spencer Howson. The Gold Coast voted no. Brisbane and Redlands said yes. Now Toowoomba Council is to hold a special meeting to decide ... [...]
Tue, Aug 30, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Chamber chat: Toowoomba more than just big country townToowoomba ChronicleThe Toowoomba region is very much part of this with the region attracting more significant investment interest as the area continues to evolve as a strong economic hub, with a significant increase in the number of investors showing genuine interest in ... [...]
Tue, Aug 30, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Daily MailMuslims vow to build bigger Toowoomba mosque - despite being firebombed TWICE in separate attacksDaily MailA new proposal will see the Garden City Mosque receive a $700,000 expansion and renovation after being ravaged by fire in two arson attacks. The renovations which will meet the growing number of worshipers in Toowoomba, in south-west Queensland, ... [...]
Mon, Aug 29, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Warwick Daily NewsUnder-18 Cowboys impress in finals football in ToowoombaWarwick Daily NewsRUGBY LEAGUE: Warwick won 52-26 to secure a major semi-final spot in the Toowoomba Rugby League under-18 competition. The Cowboys trailed early before taking control in the qualifying final against South Burnett Blue in Toowoomba today. [...]
Sun, Aug 28, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Armed robbery charges, Wilsonton (Toowoomba)myPolice (press release) (blog)Toowoomba detectives investigating the alleged armed robbery of a taxi driver at Wilsonton on August 26 have today charged a man with armed robbery. The 30-year-old man was arrested in James Street, Toowoomba this morning and has been remanded ...and more [...]
Sun, Aug 28, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba dad's bizarre introduction to FacebookToowoomba ChronicleWHISPER: A Toowoomba dad recently decided to jump on the bandwagon and get himself a Facebook account. He has since become hooked, mainly using it to read articles and keep up to date with the lives of his daughters. He was on Facebook one ... [...]
Sun, Aug 28, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Two-vehicle crash in Toowoomba leaves man in hospitalToowoomba Chronicle"One person has been taken to Toowoomba Hospital with neck pain." He had been the passenger in a Mitsubishi Lancer with red P-plates. Mr Rule urged all drivers to take care on the roads. "For anyone driving anywhere, they just need to make sure they ... [...]
Sat, Aug 27, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Missing baby girl found safe in Toowoomba after going missing from Sunshine Coast homeABC OnlineQueensland police have found a 10-month-old baby girl who went missing from a Sunshine Coast residence this morning. The Queensland Police Service issued a statement a short time ago saying she has been found safe and well in Toowoomba.and more [...]
Sat, Aug 27, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleBaby missing from Coast could be heading to ToowoombaToowoomba ChronicleUse this content. Police believe the baby girl may be with a 16-year-old and 19-year-old in a green 1995 Mazda 121 with Queensland registration 045GOS, and could be heading to Toowoomba.Missing baby girl found safe in Toowoomba after going missing from Sunshine Coast homeABC OnlineAmber alert issued for 10-month-old girl missing from Moffat Beach9news.com.auAmber Alert: Baby girl missing from Sunshine CoastBrisbane Timesall 6 news articles [...]
Sat, Aug 27, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Brisbane TimesUnderwater hockey team holding breath for state titleBrisbane TimesWhile it's a sport that only very few know about it has quickly spread around the globe and is now played in more than 30 countries worldwide, with a number of clubs in South-East Queensland, including one right here in Toowoomba. The Toowoomba Red ... [...]
Fri, Aug 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleMore Toowoomba residents are keen to get inkedToowoomba ChronicleThis week Toowoomba residents were quick to share their favourite tattoos and tattoo artists on The Chronicle's Facebook site. Your body is your temple and you can decorate it any way you like. It is an empowering and refreshing message that seems to ... [...]
Fri, Aug 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
ABC LocalToowoomba couple shuns seachange by moving to Lebanon to work with refugeesABC LocalTwo semi-retired teachers from Toowoomba have made a life change of a very different kind. Jack and Anne Kamst's journey from the leafy suburbs of Toowoomba to a small apartment in Lebanon overlooking refugee camps, comes via Christmas Island and ... [...]
Fri, Aug 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleGroup in limbo: 'Council too worried about big end of town'Toowoomba ChronicleA long-running and costly saga that saw Toowoomba Regional Council try and disperse roosting flying foxes at the Kearneys Spring Historical park was eventually won by the bats, forcing the railway to move. Toowoomba Live Steamers has operated in the ... [...]
Fri, Aug 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Brisbane TimesToowoomba taxi driver robbed at knife pointBrisbane TimesA Toowoomba taxi driver has been left shaken after he was robbed of his cab at knifepoint. The driver was sitting in his cab at Lindeman Court, Wilsonton when a man came up to his window and threatened him with a knife just after 4am on Friday. A taxi ...Toowoomba cabbie car-jacked at knifepointToowoomba Chronicleall 2 news articles [...]
Fri, Aug 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleToowoomba cabbie car-jacked at knifepointToowoomba ChronicleBREAKING: A taxi driver has been robbed at knife point and his vehicle stolen in a terrifying ordeal in Toowoomba this morning. The male driver had pulled over to pick up a man at about 4am in Wilsonton Heights when the passenger pulled a knife and ... [...]
Fri, Aug 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleHave tea in Toowoomba for families on the landToowoomba ChronicleWHEN 12-year-old Lily Veech came to school in Toowoomba she left her family more than 600km away and her school of just 18 kids, 10 of whom she was related to. Lily started boarding at Fairholme College this year, leaving behind her home on a cattle, ... [...]
Fri, Aug 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleToowoomba man creates never before seen violinToowoomba ChronicleA TOOWOOMBA man has designed and created a never-before-seen instrument. On Sunday, instrument maker David Guscott finished constructing an opposing double neck violin and chin cello, which he calls the X10. The X10 was 15 months in the making ... [...]
Fri, Aug 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source