Bugs & Drugs: The Resistance Wars

World Science Festival Brisbane returns to Toowoomba with an incredible science event on Friday 16th March 2018. There are limited tickets available so book your tickets now so you don’t miss out! Join the fight against superbugs with cutting-edge science as your defence. Antibiotic drugs have saved millions of lives since the 1940s. However, while disease-causing […]

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14th Annual High Altitude Hot Rod Run

Typically we have about 130 cars entered for the run which brings about 500 people to Toowoomba from as far as Rocky and Mid NSW coast. It takes place at the Showgrounds Glenvale, TAFE Oval Campbell St with day trips to several locations over the weekend of 9, 10 and11th March. On Friday, activity commences […]

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The Space Pilots Club In Launch Mode

Did you know that the Rangeville Space Pilots Club is holding it’s first Model Rocket launch for 2018? It’s at the Toowoomba Amateur Radio-Controlled Model Aircraft Club ( TARMAC) field on the new England Highway 10km south of KMart (Ruthven Street) this Saturday 10th March commencing 1:30pm. To get to the launch site, go through […]

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Residents Refining Vision For Central Highfields

Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) is consulting with interested residents on the second stage of the Central Highfields Master Planning process through to March 16. Toowoomba Region Mayor Paul Antonio says residents are welcome to register to attend workshops to hear about and discuss three Master Plan options that have been devised for the Central Highfields […]

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2018 Toowoomba Lifeline Bookfest Report

The 38th Chronicle Lifeline Bookfest is now over for 2018 and here is a wrap up from CEO of Lifeline Darling Downs and SW Queensland, Derek Tuffield. Toowoomba’s biggest recycled book sale was on at the Founders Pavilion at the Showgrounds, Glenvale Road, Toowoomba, Saturday 3rd March from 8.00am -5.00pm and Sunday 4th March 8.00am […]

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Henry The Model T Bus Running Day

Volunteers at the Highfields Pioneer Village are having a special running day on Saturday, 3rd of March for the Model T Ford Bus,  which  gives rides around the Village grounds. ‘Henry’ as he is affectionately known at the Highfields Pioneer Village was manufactured in 1924 and originally used as a school bus for the Kilcoy […]

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Tourism Trophy For 2016 Carnival Of Flowers At Home In Toowoomba

Toowoomba’s Carnival of Flowers has been crowned the best tourism event in the country for the second year in a row. Toowoomba’s much-loved carnival has taken out the top gong in a glittering gala presentation at the Australian Tourism Awards in Perth. Toowoomba Regional Council’s tourism leader Cr Geoff McDonald, in Perth for the announcement, […]

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