SOUTHERN DOWNS

Swan Creek’s Vietnam vets to be memorialised

Two Vietnam War veterans are set to be memorialised on the walls of Swan Creek’s century-old community hall. Allan and Barry Cutmore, believed to be...

The wonderful woollen yarnival is coming

The Yarnival is coming, the Yarnival is coming. Break out the Cupie Dolls and dagwood dogs and fairyfloss and get ready for a riot of...

Christmas at Dalveen

Over the weekend, the Dalveen Community Hall was filled with festive cheer as more than 100 people gathered to celebrate Christmas in July with...

Purple patch continues for Jones

Yamaha Racing Team’s Mike Jones has continued his mid-season purple patch at round four of the mi-bike Motorcycle Insurance Australian Superbike Championship, presented by...

Cowboys shine in rep win

A Warwick-Cowboy laden Toowoomba Rugby League Clydesdales representative team has taken out this years XXXX 47th Battalion Memorial Trophy at Kingaroy and South Burnett...

Range Runners conquer course

Toowoomba Range Runners have dominated the Bullecourt Boulder Bounders Orienteering competition on grazing land near Dalveen. More than 60 people took part with the...

Golden boot Murphy stars

Warwick Cowboys halfback Caleb Murphy has steered his side to victory over Highfield in their round 13 Toowoomba Rugby League Hutchinson Builders A Grade...

Colts impress at Murgon

The Warwick and Southern Downs Colts side made a strong impression in the South Burnett this past week as part of the Zone 5...

Stevens paves the way for Wattles win

An imposing up front performance by back-row enforcer Tyson Stevens and a blistering right side try hat-trick by wing flyer Joe Willett were among...

Steam through history

The Southern Downs Steam Railway (SDSR) is set to receive significant upgrades, enhancing the experience for passengers and visitors. The renovations aim to revitalise...

Art to unite and inspire

Warwick Art Gallery’s yarnbombed tree exhibition holds a special place in the community’s hearts for its ability to bring people together, ignite the imagination,...

Jumpers and Jazz origins

Twenty-one years ago, in the winter of 2003, the newly completed multi-million-dollar Palmerin Streetscape development sparked a heated debate in the community. The decision...

Jazz up your July

The eagerly awaited Jumpers and Jazz in July festival has arrived, bringing major weekend celebrations and engaging mid-week events that weave together creativity and...

Move and motivate to break the ice

Cold temperatures and dark days can sap your motivation and energy during winter. However, sticking to a regular exercise routine in the cooler months not...

Care for your pets

As the wind intensifies and the winter chill really sets in, don’t forget to ensure your beloved pets stay warm with coats and extra...

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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New friends, long adventures

I had been through the house like a hurricane, but tidying, not doing damage. It was far from perfect, a hell of a...

Successful pre-loved clothing sale

On Monday 17 June, the Warwick Weight Crunchers hosted its annual pre-loved clothing sale at the Churches of Christ auditorium, drawing a large crowd...

Nines and tens value high

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Cool heads over high hopes

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Consulting on open spaces and facilities

Last week, over 80 community members from across the region attended the Southern Downs Open Space, Sport, and Recreation Master Plan Workshops. These workshops...

Jump into Jazz!

The day has finally arrived: Jumpers and Jazz in July has begun, marking its 20th anniversary with an action-packed 10-day celebration. Promising entertainment throughout the...

Dream Team basketball triumph

In a thrilling Southern Downs Basketball Championship matchup, the Dream Team triumphed over RPC 54-40. Neither side could take any advantage early on with...

Stanthorpe Bears celebrate

It was a day of celebrations from football field to feast when the mighty Stanthorpe Carlton United Bears marked their 50th anniversary in Stanthorpe...

Warwick talent takes Tattoo

Warwick has reason to celebrate as four talented young men from the Warwick Thistle Pipe Band have secured coveted spots to perform at this...

Yarnbombing has began for 20 years

The 20 years of Yarnbombing have started and the main street has come to life with colour and intricate creations. Already, the town is...

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Swan Creek’s Vietnam vets to be memorialised

Two Vietnam War veterans are set to be memorialised on the walls of Swan Creek’s century-old community hall. Allan and Barry Cutmore, believed to be...