st george

JOBS BOOST: Balonne ag project gets green light and $250K

premium_icon JOBS BOOST: Balonne ag project gets green light and $250K

An innovative farming project in the Balonne region, tipped to create plenty of new...

WET WINTER: above average falls on the cards for southwest

premium_icon WET WINTER: above average falls on the cards for southwest

A positive long range outlook is offering a promise of much needed rain across the...

Long road to recovery will see visitors return, cafes open

premium_icon Long road to recovery will see visitors return, cafes open

While some people are worried it’s too soon to welcome back visitors, council is...

Five good news stories you might have missed this week

Five good news stories you might have missed this week

Feel like all you ever see is bad news? Here’s five good news stories to come out...

Water price relief granted for southwest farmers

premium_icon Water price relief granted for southwest farmers

Irrigators of the southwest will not pay a cent more for their water in the coming...

Lifeline to throw open their doors once more

Lifeline to throw open their doors once more

Select southwest op shops will reopen this week, with COVID-19 restrictions finally...

Extra flights returned to southwestern routes

premium_icon Extra flights returned to southwestern routes

Regional Express airlines has announced an increase in flights on its routes to...

More western highway upgrades on the way

premium_icon More western highway upgrades on the way

Federal money is fast-tracking upgrades to a major southwest route, with the...

$10M PLUS MORE: Rex backflips on shutting down western services

premium_icon $10M PLUS MORE: Rex backflips on shutting down western...

REX airlines has returned rural services after yesterday’s shock cancellation, but...

Councils blindsided by shock airline shutdown

premium_icon Councils blindsided by shock airline shutdown

Council says airline shutdown will hurt town’s medical needs of the town and the...

COVID-19 in Roma, Chinchilla and Dalby: all you need to know

COVID-19 in Roma, Chinchilla and Dalby: all you need to know

Our farmers deemed essential, trains and buses suspended, tourists warned to stay...

‘Irresponsible’ tourists could bring down health system

premium_icon ‘Irresponsible’ tourists could bring down health system

A rural Queensland doctor has warned against unnecessary travel between towns...

‘Un-Australian’: Mayor calls out panic buying

premium_icon ‘Un-Australian’: Mayor calls out panic buying

ECHOING the words of Prime Minister Scott Morrison, a southwest Queensland mayor...

‘We won’t cope’: Council bans events of 10+ people

premium_icon ‘We won’t cope’: Council bans events of 10+ people

Council has introduced some of the strictest measures in Australian

Call to graziers: Claim your free tonne of livestock feed

premium_icon Call to graziers: Claim your free tonne of livestock feed

The Rapid Relief Team is setting out to St George and Roma soon

Man spends two nights and a day trapped in floodwater

premium_icon Man spends two nights and a day trapped in floodwater

A chopper crew scouted the best route to free the man

WELCOME MATE: Recent floods to bring tourists

premium_icon WELCOME MATE: Recent floods to bring tourists

The recent rain has rivers running and spirits high in Southwest Qld

“Drinking and lashing out”: 21y/o jailed, guilty on 11 charges

premium_icon “Drinking and lashing out”: 21y/o jailed, guilty on 11...

A man received a 12 month jail sentence after pleading guilty to 11 charges; his...

Fish in flood waters off hook, $1000 fine for filming driving

premium_icon Fish in flood waters off hook, $1000 fine for filming...

Giant cod spotted enjoying the flooding Balonne River, police fine others for...

River hits peak as town prepares for mozzies

River hits peak as town prepares for mozzies

Houses in St George have escaped inundation after the Balonne River peaked at...

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