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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 ... [...]
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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 ... [...]
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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 [...]
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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 [...]
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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
Toowoomba ChronicleCraft comes to life at Toowoomba fair from FridayToowoomba ChronicleTOOWOOMBA residents are invited to find their inner artisan at a three day CraftAlive event being held in Toowoomba for the first time. Event co-ordinator Tess Gutknecht said CraftAlive events were run across Australia, and it was time to give the ...and more [...]
Wed, Feb 10, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba Chronicle$8.1 million upgrade for Toowoomba HospitalToowoomba ChronicleWORK on a seventh general operating theatre at Toowoomba Hospital worth $8.1 million is set to start later this year. Darling Downs Hospital and Health Board chairman Mike Horan said the significant infrastructure upgrade would improve patient care. [...]
Wed, Feb 10, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleGrains research agency makes Toowoomba its new homeToowoomba ChronicleMinister for Agriculture Barnaby Joyce and Member for Groom Ian Macfarlane today announced the Grains Research and Development Corporation would establish a regional office in Toowoomba. Mr Macfarlane said the establishment of a new office would ...Barnaby Joyce relocates three research organisations from Canberra to regional AustraliaThe Canberra TimesAdelaide the new home for two research and development corporationsABC OnlineCanberra was unpopular too: Joyce9news.com.auFarm Weeklyall 9 news [...]
Wed, Feb 10, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleCricket a constant between Pakistan and ToowoombaToowoomba ChronicleSOME of us are born here; some of us move here because of family or work, but Fahad Mujeeb chose to live in Toowoomba. Having worked and travelled half-way around the world, the Pakistani national found the Garden City much to his liking.and more [...]
Wed, Feb 10, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChroniclePeter Marks joins race for Toowoomba Regional CouncilToowoomba ChronicleFORMER councillor Peter Marks yesterday announced his intention to run for Toowoomba Regional Council. Mr Marks said he would like to build on the City Centre Master Plan he oversaw during his first term as the planning and development portfolio chair.and more [...]
Wed, Feb 10, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleToowoomba baby born in back of ambulanceToowoomba ChronicleThe 25-year-old mother delivered her fourth baby in the back of an ambulance en route to the Toowoomba Hospital after paramedics responded to reports she had gone into active labour at home. Baby was born at precisely 3.18am, and together with mum ... [...]
Wed, Feb 10, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleUrban, boutique markets coming to ToowoombaToowoomba ChronicleTOOWOOMBA residents will be able to showcase their home-made boutique products at the city's newest destination shopping venue. The Emerging Designer Market is coming to town next month and will have a range of market stalls, food stalls and live ... [...]
Wed, Feb 10, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Tree roots destroying piece of Toowoomba historyToowoomba ChronicleA TOOWOOMBA woman is on a mission to have her great-grandfather's historic grave restored to a respectful state. Thomas Cahill was one of the first blacksmiths in the Darling Downs region before he suffocated on brandy and died on April 10, 1876. [...]
Wed, Feb 10, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleDrug driver blitz results alarm Toowoomba policeToowoomba ChroniclePolice targeted the Toowoomba CBD and feeder streets into the busy precincts on Friday and Saturday nights as part of Operation North Anticline, a pointed road policing program designed to crack down on dangerous drivers. A disturbing trend was ...and more [...]
Tue, Feb 09, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Toowoomba ChronicleTop places to feast for Pancake Day in ToowoombaToowoomba ChronicleThis day is also known as Pancake Day, as pancakes were a great way to use up perishables like eggs and milk. Get your pancake fix at these four best places in Toowoomba, as voted by you. Seasons on Ruthven's American Hotcakes. Seasons on Ruthven. [...]
Tue, Feb 09, 2016, Continue reading at the source