Christmas Elves Pack 300 ‘Buckets Of Joy’

At least 20 YellowBridge Christmas elves have been at work busily packing 300 yellow bucket hampers The buckets, were filled with gourmet Christmas food donated by YellowBridge staff, partners and community, with the help from major sponsor McConachie Stedman. Dubbed ‘buckets of joy’, they will be gifted to local people who are known to be […]

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Amendments To Legislation – Personal Mobility Devices

The State Government has changed legislation to allow electric scooters and other electric motorised devices to be legally and responsibly used in Queensland. They are known in legislation as Personal Mobility Devices (PMD). These laws came into effect on 14 December 2018, and we wanted to let you know of the changes given the trial […]

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Toowoomba Man Awarded Neighbourhood Watch Queensland’s Member Of The Year For The Darling Downs A Toowoomba retiree has been awarded the Neighbourhood Watch Queensland Member of the Year for the Darling Downs District.Mr Brian Jentz, 74, is the Harristown Neighbourhood Watch coordinator (Area 14) and works hard to prevent and reduce crime and make his […]

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December Open Day At Royal Bull’s Head Inn

To keep up to date on what’s happening at the Royal Bull’s Head Inn, head to our Facebook Page or follow us on Instagram.  Also, if you’re interested in becoming a volunteer, or would like to make a private booking, contact the Trust on toowoomba@nationaltrustqld.org or phone Debby on 0490 363 719. Open Day Details: Date:                            Sunday 2nd December 2018 […]

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Toowoomba City Hall Lighting Up For Christmas

After months of preparation Toowoomba’s  City Hall is to be transformed into the spirit of Christmas with the lighting up of thousands of Christmas lights on Thursday, December 6th. Toowoomba City Council (TRC) Chair Environment and Community Committee Cr Geoff McDonald said “The Festive spirit is well and truly upon us and Council is thrilled […]

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Multicultural Global Fair In Toowoomba

Global Fair is coming to the All Seasons Function Centre in Toowoomba on Friday, 30th November offering a fantastic range of gift ideas, product presentations, entertainment, prizes and giveaways. Various cause-oriented projects will also be highlighted to promote a spirit of fellowship and camaraderie All are welcome to attend the Global Fair Expo with Free […]

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Ultimate Twilight Shopping Experience ….

More than 60 local artisans will come together at Cobb+Co Museum for one night only to offer unique hand made products at the annual Hand Made Under the Stars twilight artisan market on next Thursday 22 November, 4pm-8pm. Set amongst the Museum collection, visitors will have the opportunity to browse the best locally hand made products, with […]

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USQ Professor Recognised For Life-saving Work

The University of Southern Queensland (USQ) has congratulated a former staff member on his nomination for the state’s Australian of the Year Awards. Professor John Grant-Thomson AM RFD who spent 30 years with the University, was a finalist for the Queensland Senior Australian of the Year Award. The category recognises those aged 65 and over who […]

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