August 2019

Published a story 19th Aug 2019 11:37 AM

Who would have thought eating delicious cupcakes could help animals in need

Clinics bake change for furry friends in need

Who would have thought eating delicious cupcakes could help animals in need

Published a story 16th Aug 2019 3:58 PM

An eventful week in the region with wonderful Ekka results, new coffee shop owners and election news

TOP FIVE: Ekka results, a fatality and price hikes

An eventful week in the region with wonderful Ekka results, new coffee shop owners and election news

Published a story 15th Aug 2019 6:13 PM

Spring-like temperatures will drop as another cold front moves across the state

Second cold snap to squash warm spring temperatures

Spring-like temperatures will drop as another cold front moves across the state

Published a story 15th Aug 2019 4:14 PM

Water is a precious commodity, do we need to place a household restriction on water usage?

VOTE: should we have household water restrictions?

Water is a precious commodity, do we need to place a household restriction on water usage?

Published a story 14th Aug 2019 9:43 AM

A water plan designed to further the longevity for farming in the Lockyer Valley has been released publicly

Water plan to be implemented by end of year

A water plan designed to further the longevity for farming in the Lockyer Valley has been released publicly

Published a story 13th Aug 2019 7:27 PM

A water plan designed to further the longevity for farming in the Lockyer Valley has been released publicly

Water plan to be implemented by end of year

A water plan designed to further the longevity for farming in the Lockyer Valley has been released publicly

Published a story 13th Aug 2019 10:31 AM

Warm temperatures to return to south east Queensland by Saturday

Region wakes to near zero temperatures

Warm temperatures to return to south east Queensland by Saturday

Published a story 13th Aug 2019 10:05 AM

THE tradition of bringing home a champion or placing ribbon at the Ekka has continued for Glencairn Warmblood Stud

Strong genetics continue in Ekka show ring

THE tradition of bringing home a champion or placing ribbon at the Ekka has continued for Glencairn Warmblood Stud

Published a story 13th Aug 2019 9:52 AM

They might not all be farmers, but they can do farmer-like activities in record speed against the clock for a chance at an Ekka victory

Fastest farmers secure podium finish at Ekka

They might not all be farmers, but they can do farmer-like activities in record speed against the clock for a chance at an Ekka victory

Published a story 13th Aug 2019 8:24 AM

A helicopter airlifted the farm worker to Toowoomba Base Hospital after receiving the call at 7.43am.

Trapped farm worker airlifted to hospital in serious state

A helicopter airlifted the farm worker to Toowoomba Base Hospital after receiving the call at 7.43am.

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Ali Kuchel is the editor at the Gatton Star, having worked through the ranks as a journalist. Ali’s career has taken her from South Australia to Charleville’s Western Times in outback Queensland, to Gatton, back to South Australia for the Stock Journal and finally returning to Gatton. Her interests include agricultural, rural and equine journalism along with photography.