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ARK animal of the week

Southern Downs ARK has a number of dogs and cats up for adoption. This week we’re highlighting NED. Age: 1 year 10 months Adoption fee: $450 About Please meet...

Minister acknowledges local issues

The State Government's Community Cabinet was held in Stanthorpe on 14 June and Southern Downs Regional Council (SDRC) received a letter at last Wednesday's...

Funding for local libraries

The Queensland Government is awarding Southern Downs Regional Council (SDRC) $204,006 in direct funding to deliver public library services and First 5 Forever programs,...

Local tourism groups learn more about our guests

Local tourism groups met at Heritage Estate Wines in Cottonvale last week, invited by Southern Queensland Country Tourism, to learn more about the guests...

Fun at Warwick Christian College

On Wednesday 27 July, Warwick Christian College celebrated its 15-year anniversary with a fun afternoon at the campus that included food stalls, rides, a...

WSHS receives commendation for inclusion journey program

Local schools have been commended for their excellent work in Queensland’s 2022 Showcase Awards for Excellence in Schools. Warwick State High School received a commendation...

Men Who Knit

A documentary film investigating what happens when knit premiered last week as part of the Jumpers and Jazz in July Festival. The premier was held...

Quoll patrol makes awesome find

An ecologist who tracks endangered spotted-tailed quolls for a living hopes the species might be staging a slow return in a fire-ravaged national park. Paul...

Lieutenant William Patrick Ryan MM.

William Patrick Ryan, known as Bill, was born on 23 March 1890 at Warwick Hospital. He was the fourth son of Michael Ryan of...

Jumpers and Jazz a community success

Jumpers and Jazz in July 2022 officially came to a close on Sunday and the organisers are reflecting on the 10-day festival, which captivated...

Warwick Bridge Club…

The Handicap Championship was won by Tony Hinde and Neil Bonnell from John Nankervis and Pat Kelly, despite a score of 70% by John...

Stanthorpe vs Warwick rugby league

My brother William and I both really love Rugby League and we play for the Stanthorpe Gremlins. On Saturday William played against Warwick Collegians...

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Grants for good ideas

A funding pool of $50k is now available through the Southern Downs Regional Council’s 2022/23 Community Grants Program to help community and not-for-profit organisations...