November 2020

Published a story 24th Nov 2020 4:37 PM

After a number of incidents at a local aged care facility, including finding her father in faeces-stained sheets, this Toowoomba woman has started a federal parliamentary petition calling for change.

Parliamentary petition calls for nurse to patient ratios after aged care incidents in Toowoomba

After a number of incidents at a local aged care facility, including finding her father in faeces-stained sheets, this Toowoomba woman has started a federal parliamentary petition calling for change.

Published a story 24th Nov 2020 4:19 PM

After they were unable to secure a meeting yesterday with Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack, landholders were able to express their concerns to the chair of the Senate Inquiry into Inland Rail.

Rail group members meet with Senate Inquiry chairman

After they were unable to secure a meeting yesterday with Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack, landholders were able to express their concerns to the chair of the Senate Inquiry into Inland Rail.

Published a story 24th Nov 2020 3:32 PM

Despite COVID-19 restrictions, it’s still going to be the Toowoomba business community’s night of nights. Check out the full list of finalists here.

REVEALED: All 44 finalists in this year’s business awards

Despite COVID-19 restrictions, it’s still going to be the Toowoomba business community’s night of nights. Check out the full list of finalists here.

Published a story 24th Nov 2020 10:28 AM

A Toowoomba Region councillor has taken aim at graffiti artists, saying there was “no excuse” for vandalising public or private property.

‘SENSELESS’: Crude penis graffiti in popular park draws ire of council

A Toowoomba Region councillor has taken aim at graffiti artists, saying there was “no excuse” for vandalising public or private property.

Published a story 23rd Nov 2020 4:36 PM

A multinational construction giant has signed on to Asterion’s Toowoomba cannabis farm project. Here’s what it means for the project timeline.

Key agreement signed between cannabis farm proponent and builder

A multinational construction giant has signed on to Asterion’s Toowoomba cannabis farm project. Here’s what it means for the project timeline.

Published a story 23rd Nov 2020 3:21 PM

It’s been three years since the Federal Government announced it had preferred Inland Rail route in the Toowoomba region. Now Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack has revealed his position on a recent review.

Deputy Prime Minister reveals Government’s position on Inland Rail route review

It’s been three years since the Federal Government announced it had preferred Inland Rail route in the Toowoomba region. Now Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack has revealed his position on a recent review.

Published a story 23rd Nov 2020 2:02 PM

She’s been buying a ticket for Saturday Lotto every week since it began. Now her persistence has finally paid off.

Warwick woman can ‘breathe easy’ after ‘overwhelming’ Division 1 win

She’s been buying a ticket for Saturday Lotto every week since it began. Now her persistence has finally paid off.

Published a story 23rd Nov 2020 9:57 AM

Are you looking for your next family home? Want something a little different? Here are three homes from around Toowoomba you should check out

GALLERY: Lovely Toowoomba homes for sale this week

Are you looking for your next family home? Want something a little different? Here are three homes from around Toowoomba you should check out

Published a story 20th Nov 2020 4:43 PM

The new Event Cinemas Toowoomba complex is open now. Check out the refurbishment here.

SNEAK PEEK: Check out new cinemas ahead of tonight’s opening

The new Event Cinemas Toowoomba complex is open now. Check out the refurbishment here.

Published a story 20th Nov 2020 3:51 PM

After 44 “wonderful” years in the education sector, of which 18 were spent at the helm of Toowoomba Grammar School, Headmaster Peter Hauser is retiring.

TGS head reflects on 44 years of teaching ahead of retirement

After 44 “wonderful” years in the education sector, of which 18 were spent at the helm of Toowoomba Grammar School, Headmaster Peter Hauser is retiring.

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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.