October 2020

Published a story 26th Oct 2020 4:35 PM

A Toowoomba man has cycled from Brisbane to Longreach, as part of charity cycle RideWest.

Residents take part in 1237km charity cycle

A Toowoomba man has cycled from Brisbane to Longreach, as part of charity cycle RideWest.

Published a story 26th Oct 2020 2:53 PM

Darling Downs farmers are in for a muddy couple of days as they resume their winter harvesting, after the weekend’s rain.

Muddy days ahead as farmers capitalise on wet weather

Darling Downs farmers are in for a muddy couple of days as they resume their winter harvesting, after the weekend’s rain.

Published a story 26th Oct 2020 10:16 AM

While rain swept through the south-west on Thursday, it was Toowoomba and the Darling Downs which scored big on the weekend – here’s who got what.

Huge rainfall recorded in Darling Downs town

While rain swept through the south-west on Thursday, it was Toowoomba and the Darling Downs which scored big on the weekend – here’s who got what.

Published a story 25th Oct 2020 4:01 PM

Only days after the Royal Agricultural Society of Queensland secured $150,000 from the Toowoomba council for the annual show there has been more good news.

Show society secures $2million for showgrounds upgrade

Only days after the Royal Agricultural Society of Queensland secured $150,000 from the Toowoomba council for the annual show there has been more good news.

Published a story 22nd Oct 2020 4:41 PM

This weekend, Base Services is holding its annual Hike for Homeless and it’s shaping up to be one of the biggest yet, as the community throws its support behind the cause.

Gearing up for Hike for Homeless

This weekend, Base Services is holding its annual Hike for Homeless and it’s shaping up to be one of the biggest yet, as the community throws its support behind the cause.

Published a story 22nd Oct 2020 11:46 AM

There have been power outages reported across the city as the first storm cell rolled in – but the worst is yet to come according to the Bureau of Meteorology.

Power outages as city braces for ‘volatile’ weather conditions

There have been power outages reported across the city as the first storm cell rolled in – but the worst is yet to come according to the Bureau of Meteorology.

Published a story 22nd Oct 2020 9:49 AM

Rain gauges across the region have been buoyed by overnight showers and storms – here are the totals from across the region.

Dry or deluge: Here’s who got big rain totals overnight

Rain gauges across the region have been buoyed by overnight showers and storms – here are the totals from across the region.

Published a story 21st Oct 2020 6:11 PM

TOOWOOMBA rose breeders Sylvia and John Gray have become the first Australians to win big at two of America’s leading rose trials.

‘Rose Olympics’: City flower breeders dominate at US trials

TOOWOOMBA rose breeders Sylvia and John Gray have become the first Australians to win big at two of America’s leading rose trials.

Published a story 21st Oct 2020 4:53 PM

Tired of vandalism and opportunistic crimes, one Toowoomba suburb has relaunched a group focused on improving safety.

Neighbourhood watch helps combat opportunistic crime in quiet city suburb

Tired of vandalism and opportunistic crimes, one Toowoomba suburb has relaunched a group focused on improving safety.

Published a story 21st Oct 2020 4:50 PM

The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for the region, including parts of the Maranoa, Warrego and Darling Downs.

BoM issues severe thunderstorm warning for region

The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for the region, including parts of the Maranoa, Warrego and Darling Downs.

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