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Chamber has new committee

Stanthorpe Chamber of Commerce held their AGM earlier this month, voting in a new committee. The AGM was held at the Queensland College of Wine...

International Football Club Stanthorpe is heading towards its 60th anniversary.

International Football Club Stanthorpe is heading towards its 60th anniversary. Tradition and talent have walked side-by-side throughout the institution, representing the most popular sport...

State Government has promised $400,000 for the assistance and services to the Afghan community

The State Government has promised $400,000 for the assistance and services to the Afghan community through Queensland’s Refugee and Immigration Legal Service (RAILS). In the...

Domestic violence on rise in region

The number of referrals and supports being provided to victims of sexual violence in the Southern Downs Region has increased 50 per cent over...

A diamond anniversary

Earlier this month, Bill and Nancy Gross celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. They celebrated with their four children and all their grandchildren, except three, at...

Students seeking help to deal with pressure

The demand for mental health and wellbeing has increased at HeadSpace, a free and confidential service that helps young people in the Southern Downs...

“I don’t teach classes. I teach students,“ says teacher David Hanna

David Hanna’s eyes fill with tears when he speaks about his passion for teaching and his duty as an educator. “Have you ever seen...

Exercise to improve cancer survivors’ lives

In 2011, Imelda Thomas Bacon was diagnosed with treatable but incurable metastatic breast cancer. After seven months of targeted therapy, she is in remission...

Hopeless romantic make other’s dreams come true

Angela Able is an incurable romantic, a girly girl in love with the beautiful dresses and love that surrounds weddings so it’s little wonder...

What I’m going to do when the baby is born

I’m really excited to be getting a new baby sister in early December. I like to rub Mum’s big belly and sing to her so...

Teachers reinvent themselves

Australian teachers have had to reinvent themselves during one of the most severe medical crises in the world. Away from school for months, thousands of...

Collection worthy of sharing

Regional Art Galleries are often defined by their collections. The Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery, for example, has a magnificent collection of contemporary wearables and...

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Chamber has new committee

Stanthorpe Chamber of Commerce held their AGM earlier this month, voting in a new committee. The AGM was held at the Queensland College of Wine...