September 2018

Published a story 24th Sep 2018 1:02 PM

A NEW pilot training academy in Toowoomba hopes to grow its student ranks to more than 50 by June to meet international demand in the aviation industry.

Indian student pilots touch down at Wellcamp Airport

A NEW pilot training academy in Toowoomba hopes to grow its student ranks to more than 50 by June to meet international demand in the aviation industry.

Published a story 24th Sep 2018 7:53 AM

A MAN police allege smashed a number of windows on businesses around the Toowoomba CBD last night is due to appear in court today.

Man arrested after windows smashed across CBD

A MAN police allege smashed a number of windows on businesses around the Toowoomba CBD last night is due to appear in court today.

Published a story 23rd Sep 2018 8:06 PM

A CASUAL catch-up over a barbecue has launched a busy week for the State Government ahead of its Governing from the Region in Toowoomba today.

Premier's casual pre-Cabinet barbecue in Toowoomba

A CASUAL catch-up over a barbecue has launched a busy week for the State Government ahead of its Governing from the Region in Toowoomba today.

Published a story 23rd Sep 2018 6:48 PM

THE celebration isn’t over for the 2018 Carnival of Flowers yet but organisers are already planning for next year’s 70th anniversary.

Toowoomba's premier event paves way for big milestone

THE celebration isn’t over for the 2018 Carnival of Flowers yet but organisers are already planning for next year’s 70th anniversary.

Published a story 23rd Sep 2018 4:04 PM

TOP-LEVEL investment pieces at the RME Downlands Art Exhibition has drawn strong interest from potential buyers across its opening weekend.

GALLERY: Downlands Art Exhibit displays exceptional art

TOP-LEVEL investment pieces at the RME Downlands Art Exhibition has drawn strong interest from potential buyers across its opening weekend.

Published a story 23rd Sep 2018 9:30 AM

A DARLING Heights home has been damage and a water main ruptured after a car crashed into the building early this morning.

Water main burst as car slams into Darling Heights home

A DARLING Heights home has been damage and a water main ruptured after a car crashed into the building early this morning.

Published a story 22nd Sep 2018 6:01 PM

THE colourful spectacular that is the Grand Central Floral Parade has once again thrilled thousands as it wound its way through the Toowoomba CBD.

PHOTO GALLERY: Floral parade splashes colour through city

THE colourful spectacular that is the Grand Central Floral Parade has once again thrilled thousands as it wound its way through the Toowoomba CBD.

Published a story 22nd Sep 2018 11:18 AM

A DECADE after their last performance in Toowoomba, The Living End has proven they’ve still got what it takes to win a crowd.

WATCH: The Living End lights up on festival opening night

A DECADE after their last performance in Toowoomba, The Living End has proven they’ve still got what it takes to win a crowd.

Published a story 22nd Sep 2018 8:39 AM

A WOMAN on a morning walk has been taken to hospital after she was hit by a car in the Lockyer Valley.

Woman, 52, in hospital after hit by car in Lockyer Valley

A WOMAN on a morning walk has been taken to hospital after she was hit by a car in the Lockyer Valley.

Published a story 21st Sep 2018 5:05 PM

WHEN a contingent of South Korean journalists touched down in Queensland about this time last year, Toowoomba formed a large part of the itinerary.

Korean journalists take in Toowoomba's premier event

WHEN a contingent of South Korean journalists touched down in Queensland about this time last year, Toowoomba formed a large part of the itinerary.

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Tara started with APN in 2010 after graduating with a journalism and politics degree from Griffith University in Brisbane. After two-and-a-half years working on APN papers in the Bowen Basin in Central Queensland, she joined the team at The Chronicle in February 2013. In September that year she took over the reins of the Rural Weekly.