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Aggressive dogs charge residents

Residents in Warwick have been left reeling after a series of encounters with aggressive dogs in their neighbourhood. Local Jennifer Carrel said a dear friend...

Wind farm south-west of Warwick given State approval

The Queensland Government says “two windfarms and up to 400 jobs in the Southern Downs are a step closer to reality with the State...

Premier gives Toowoomba-Warwick pipeline update

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced a $20 million Drought Resilience Package for the Southern Downs, which includes an $8.1 million investment in early...

Drought review pending

Queensland Agriculture Minister Mark Furner has confirmed that the heavy rainfall across the Warwick and Stanthorpe regions in March will be factored into an...

Plaza renovations to begin

$3 million carpark and building renovations will soon begin at the Stanthorpe Plaza, with existing tenants to vacate the centre by the end of...

Landfills set to close

With the region’s landfills nearing capacity, now is a critical time for Southern Downs Regional Council (SDRC) to consider its next step in waste...

Fatal crash at Allora under investigation

The Queensland Police Forensic Crash Unit is investigating a single vehicle fatal crash at Allora overnight last night, Sunday 11 April. A police spokesman today...

Farm labour shortage continues

2020 is over, but the pandemic still does not have a clear end in sight. Outbreaks are still occurring, Australia’s international borders are still closed,...

Design to take ‘4 to 6 months’

A detailed design for the major upgrade of the Warwick Saleyards is likely to be up to six months away, following a vote of...

Accommodation providers enjoy Covid-free Easter

Accommodation providers in the Granite Belt have breathed a collective sigh of relief after Greater Brisbane’s snap three-day lockdown was lifted just in time...

New home for radio station

The Southern Downs Regional Council last week approved a development application for the re-location of local community radio station Rose City FM into a...

SDRC budget process underway

Southern Downs Regional Council’s 2021-22 budget process has commenced. A Council spokesperson said SDRC has completed a preliminary budget workshop, discussed key areas for consideration...

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Aggressive dogs charge residents

Residents in Warwick have been left reeling after a series of encounters with aggressive dogs in their neighbourhood. Local Jennifer Carrel said a dear friend...