April 2021

Published a story 23rd Apr 2021 4:35 PM

The owner of this antiques and cafe business in a small country town on the Darling Downs is selling up after sixteen years, and it’s a wonderful opportunity. DETAILS HERE:

‘Sad to say goodbye’: Antiques, cafe owner selling up after 16 years

The owner of this antiques and cafe business in a small country town on the Darling Downs is selling up after sixteen years, and it’s a wonderful opportunity. DETAILS HERE:

Published a story 23rd Apr 2021 1:25 PM

There are plenty of Anzac Day services, both dawn and midmorning, across the Toowoomba Region this year. Here’s the full list of places you can commemorate.

FULL LIST: Where and when to commemorate this Anzac Day

There are plenty of Anzac Day services, both dawn and midmorning, across the Toowoomba Region this year. Here’s the full list of places you can commemorate.

Published a story 23rd Apr 2021 10:11 AM

The Southern Queensland Inland and New South Wales Border Regional Water Alliance is seeking support from the State Government to help it progress plans for water security.

State support would add serious power to regional water vision

The Southern Queensland Inland and New South Wales Border Regional Water Alliance is seeking support from the State Government to help it progress plans for water security.

Published a story 22nd Apr 2021 4:55 PM

A Queensland Audit Office report tabled in parliament on Thursday has found Toowoomba Regional Council was not spending enough on asset renewal.

Audit report highlights concerns with council’s asset renewal spend

A Queensland Audit Office report tabled in parliament on Thursday has found Toowoomba Regional Council was not spending enough on asset renewal.

Published a story 22nd Apr 2021 1:21 PM

Billed as a true landmark of this regional town on the Darling Downs, here’s your opportunity to own a lovely little cafe and attached home.

‘Landmark’ regional shop and home hits the market

Billed as a true landmark of this regional town on the Darling Downs, here’s your opportunity to own a lovely little cafe and attached home.

Published a story 22nd Apr 2021 9:31 AM

A resident has slammed the ‘very poor quality’ repair of a major rural road that is now being repaired for a second time in as many months.

‘Wouldn’t be allowed in Brisbane’: Road repairs needed after one month

A resident has slammed the ‘very poor quality’ repair of a major rural road that is now being repaired for a second time in as many months.

Published a story 21st Apr 2021 9:35 AM

A retirement village north of Toowoomba has welcomed its third village manager in its 26 year history.

Former chaplain takes up manager role at Highfields retirement village

A retirement village north of Toowoomba has welcomed its third village manager in its 26 year history.

Published a story 20th Apr 2021 5:36 PM

The bizarre decision to “trial” cutting the operating hours of the city libary’s community rooms from 9am to 5pm on weekdays has been partly reversed by Toowoomba Regional Council.

Council increases community room access hours after backlash

The bizarre decision to “trial” cutting the operating hours of the city libary’s community rooms from 9am to 5pm on weekdays has been partly reversed by Toowoomba Regional Council.

Published a story 20th Apr 2021 3:38 PM

To build the $14.5 billion Inland Rail project, there will inevitably be land resumptions. Here’s when the State Government expects to start them.

State reiterates when Inland Rail land resumptions will take place

To build the $14.5 billion Inland Rail project, there will inevitably be land resumptions. Here’s when the State Government expects to start them.

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Matthew is a journalist with The Chronicle. He joined the team in September 2017, after spending two years as the editor of the Chinchilla News and Murilla Advertiser. He started his career as a cadet at the Whitsunday Coast Guardian in Proserpine in 2014.