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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...

Stay warm in your home

Winter on the Southern Downs is quite different from the typical Queensland winter. As temperatures drop, a bit of preparation can help make your home...

Decorate to keep the warm in

The month of June on the Southern Downs means just one thing: winter has arrived. But that doesn’t mean you have to hibernate under...

Heat your home with MWF

Imagine basking in the cosy ambience of a crackling fire during the winter season or relishing the instant comfort provided by gas heating. In the...

Care for your car in the cold

As winter’s chilly winds sweep across Southern Downs, it’s crucial to prepare more than just your home for the cold. Your car also needs...

Warm bellies on a budget

The days are getting shorter, mornings are chillier, and we’re bundled up in coats and scarves, enjoying hearty meals to stay warm. Winter has...

Italian food among the vines a passion for Adam

Adam Penberthy of Ballandean Pub and Dear Vincent Wines has always loved Italian food. Trips to the country only encouraged his love of the...

Mustering up time for farming and music

James Blundell is balancing two of the most fickle industries in the world – music and farming but the Stanthorpe-based country music star couldn’t...

Kombi collecting couple spread the love

When Warwick’s Lisa van Slobbe told her car enthusiast partner Louis she liked Kombi’s she had no idea what she’d started. A short time later...

Regional growth focus

Mayor Melissa Hamilton addressed key economic development constraints at the Stanthorpe Chamber of Commerce’s May Networking Event, including housing, water security, and tertiary education....

A family celebration long weekend

Carrissa McEvoy and Brendan Harvey chose their 10th anniversary (or close to it) for their beautiful wedding ceremony at Hidden Creek Winery Ballandean and...

St Marks prepare for Jumpers and Jazz

The weather is getting colder and the clock is ticking down to July and so the members of the St Mark’s Guild have their...

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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...