SOUTHERN DOWNS

Looking at the new council and the challenges ahead

The recent local government elections have delivered a totally new local political landscape on the Southern Downs. Melissa Hamilton won an emphatic victory over...

A Q&A with councillor Sheryl Windle

What’s something people may not know about you? I get seasick so I have no desire to go on a cruise unless it was...

Keto diet improves mental health

A groundbreaking study conducted by researchers at Stanford Medicine has unveiled the promising potential of the ketogenic diet in improving mental health conditions. Published...

A flood of 4WDs

Cowboys stalwarts wed

Most of the Newtown football fans and players at the Warwick Cowboys clash with Newtown on Saturday night would have been totally unaware that...

Redbacks ready for season after tough trial

In a thrilling day of pre-season footy at Warwick Credit Union Oval the Warwick's Gardens Galore Redbacks played host to the Inverell Saints and...

Across the fairways

McLennan and Brandon star at Warwick women’s golf Melanie McLennan and Carole Brandon were the big winners in the Club Warwick RSL Mid-Week Medal at...

Shooting for the Australian Titles

It’s tough enough to ride a horse for some of us but Warwick-based horsewoman Kimberly Roberton not only rides she also shoots arrows while...

Tannymorel campdraft a family affair

Record numbers are expected for this week’s Terrequip Tannymorel Campdraft 12-13-14 April with competitors coming from throughout Queensland and Northern NSW. Sponsorship Committee Ashleigh Roche,...

Shooting club remembers “Harry”

The Clifton Benchrest Shooting Club held the Dave Harrison Memorial Shoot on Sunday 17 March2024. Harrison was a founding member of the rifle club and...

A brush with fame

Young people, music and a brush with fame. What more could you want for an event happening during Youth Week? Youth Week, a celebration of...

Looking on the bright side and bringing colour to Allora

Allora is the friendliest place that mural artists The Brightsiders aka Jordan Bruce and Steve Falco have ever worked. The pair are the artists...

Tarragindi Castle tour comes to Gallery

Children and families can take part in a range of fun art-making activities by contemporary Australian artist Natalya Hughes when ‘The Castle of Tarragindi...

Warwick’s Jumpers and Jazz festival strikes gold

The Yarnbombed Tree Exhibition that adorned Queensland’s Southern Downs last July have clinched the title of Australia’s best art experience for small-town festival enthusiasts. The...

Party like it’s 1974

The banner at Junabee Hall read ‘Party Like it’s 1974’ and they did. The Warwick High School Class of 1974 came to town and went...

A grape weekend

From lighting the street with fairy lights to lighting the sky with fireworks, the Stanthorpe Apple and Grape Festival has come full circle. 10...

Save your sight

This World Glaucoma Week (10–16 March 2024), Glaucoma Australia along with the support of Specsavers are urging all Southern Downs locals to have their...

Telehealth improving access to healthcare for Killarney

The introduction of recently developed telehealth technology at Killarney’s only medical facility is working to fill gaps left by shortages in the state’s rural...

Christmas at Rose City

Saturday 2 to Saturday 23 December Christmas is in full swing at Rose City Shoppingworld with a multitude of festive events and activities for...

Win with Rose City’s pre-Christmas campaign

There's a chance to win $1000 in groceries at Rose City Shoppingworld, from Monday 16 October to Sunday12 November. Rose City Shoppingworld is once again...

Spring into free holiday activities at Rose City Shoppingworld

Get ready for some exciting fun at Rose City Shoppingworld these September school holidays with lots to see and do during the break with...

Invest and retire right

Invest+Retire – Vital to plan early – Future Proof your future You will be amazed at your options and how families can work together...

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Time to pounce

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A party 50 years in the making

As you may have read in the last edition of WarwickToday and StanthorpeToday, the Warwick High School Class of 1974 recently gathered for a...

Calling for an audience

The Border District Eisteddfod Committee extends a warm invitation to community members to immerse themselves in a day of diverse performances as audience members...

The most spectacular play

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Pessimists outnumbered optimists

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Entertainment upgrades in hospital

With a focus on prioritising patient comfort and well-being, the Warwick Hospital is gearing up for a significant improvement to its amenities. Recognising the...

MP slams slow code

Nationals Leader and Maranoa MP David Littleproud has welcomed the interim report into the Food and Grocery Code but has criticised Labor for being...

Data shows Southern Downs grew by more than 450 people last financial year

An estimated 453 additional people now call the Southern Downs home, recently released data has revealed. According to ABS data published in late-March, the population...

Windle is new deputy

Sheryl Windle is the new deputy mayor of the Southern Downs Regional Council. Voted to the position unanimously at the council’s first post-election statutory meeting,...

No call-outs as festival crowd well behaved

The Rabbits Eat Lettuce festival has been hailed as a resounding success by organisers and attendees alike. Held against the serene backdrop of Cerrabah...

State first success

Signalling a shift in harm reduction strategies, authorities have celebrated the success of Queensland’s first pill testing site at the Rabbits Eat Lettuce music...

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Looking at the new council and the challenges ahead

The recent local government elections have delivered a totally new local political landscape on the Southern Downs. Melissa Hamilton won an emphatic victory over...