SOUTHERN DOWNS

Your guide to voting early

The clock is ticking for candidates in upcoming local government elections and voters will soon be able to check out. Come Monday, campaigners will enter...

Relish in the family victory

The atmosphere was charged with friendly rivalry at the Killarney Show this past weekend as participants from far and wide showcased their skills in...

What the people want

Community members and council candidates gathered at the Meet Your Councillor Speed Dating event hosted by the Warwick Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday 20...

Clifton Benchrest Shooting Club back on the range

The Clifton Benchrest Shooting Club held their first Rimfire and Centrefire monthly competition shoot of the year on Sunday with the wind proving tricky...

Ludlow triumphs at Stanthorpe

Experienced golfer, Lynette Ludlow won the stableford competition for the Stanthorpe Ladies golfers played on Valentines Day. Ludlow finished 39 points with another experienced golfer,...

Orienteering club steps up

Bullecourt Boulder Bounders Orienteering club's season proper is set to get underway with their fun summer sprint orienteering event series coming to a close...

Warwick team in action

Rugby League action comes to Warwick this weekend for round three of the Western Clydesdales RLFC Development Cup. This is the second year of...

Warwick driver claims second Bathurst title

The young man who family friends say pestered his family to take him Bathurst has now won the Repco Bathurst 12 Hour race –...

Junior Rules programs begin

While the Warwick Redbacks Australian Rules club continues to chase men and women for their senior ranks, the club’s juniors ready for a new...

A lucky day for Grace and Harry

A “scratchie” under two random chairs at the wedding ceremony helped decide who would act as witnesses for the signing of the wedding certificate...

Embracing equine inclusivity

The Allora Show embraces inclusivity with the inclusion of a disability horse event in its lineup. Spearheaded by Marilyn Stokes, a stalwart supporter of...

Exciting new attractions

New and exciting things are coming to the 2024 Allora Show. This year promises new attractions and entertainment that will dazzle attendees of all...

Record breaking horses

The Allora Show is poised for an equestrian extravaganza like never before, with organisers anticipating record-breaking numbers of horses and participants for this year’s...

Volunteers are the backbone of community spirit

The 2024 Allora Show is about to begin and it is all thanks to the unsung heroes behind the scenes: the dedicated volunteers who...

How much wood could you chop?

The woodchop will be running on Saturday 3rd along with the chainsaws from 9am - 3.30pm. Last year we cut ironbark wood, this...

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...

New tool helps farmers utilise beneficial insects

Beneficial insects play an important role in farming and now understanding how and what chemistries to use to protect these 'paddock helpers' is easier...

Brides say I do to wedding event

The Warwick Bridal Show attracted 110 would-be brides, grooms and guests to the Kings Theatre at Warwick RSL at the weekend. It was the first...

Pessimists outnumbered optimists

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All hands on deck

Dealer: W Vul: Nil NORTH ♠ 108 ♥ 8543 ♦ J765 ♣ AQ8 WEST EAST ♠ A7653...

Puppy love seeking a loving home

The delightful Neo Mastiff cross puppy named Rumi is capturing hearts and seeking a forever home. Born on 9 October 2023, as part of...

Future endeavours for jumpers and jazz

The Jumpers and Jazz in July Festival community gathered again for the Annual General Meeting (AGM), rejoicing in the success of the 2023 festival...

Must own Mustang

Introducing Mustang, an adorable Staffy x Border Collie born on September 27, 2023, as part of the Car litter. Despite not being born under our...

Strength from the west

Dealer: E Vul: N/S NORTH ♠ 875 ♥ 6 ♦ 943 ♣ KQ10432 WEST EAST ♠ AJ...

Local mill supports Kelloggs milestone

Rewind to 1924, it was the Roaring Twenties, the Great War was over, and it was a time of great hope and prosperity....

All abilities have the ability to make a difference

Endeavour Foundation Business Solutions in Warwick issued a call for more helping hands to sustain their mission of making a meaningful difference in the...

Working collaboratively, with foot off the brake

Personal Details What is your: Name? Joel Richters Age? 38 Suburb of residence? Warwick Background How long have you lived in the Southern Downs? I moved here from Goondiwindi just...

Excitement on horizon

Every now and then, especially when I have an upcoming event that is more than an hour from home (which, by the way, is...

Kelvin Johnston pitches vision

Granite Belt Music Council president and Southern Downs election candidate Kelvin Johnston has put forward his pitch to voters while asking his opponents to...

Chopping Mullets for Mental Health

They say your hair has the power to hold memories, well it also has the power to raise money for mental health. The Black...

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Your guide to voting early

The clock is ticking for candidates in upcoming local government elections and voters will soon be able to check out. Come Monday, campaigners will enter...