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Polair 2 Named ‘Brett A Forte’

Police Minister Mark Ryan and Commissioner Ian Stewart attended the naming ceremony of Polair 2 at Mary MacKillop Catholic College, Highfields. The Minister and Commissioner joined the late Senior Constable Brett Forte’s wife Susie Forte and Brett’s children, parents and family for the ceremony. The QPS helicopter, Polair 2, based out of Brisbane, has been […]

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New State-Of-The-Art Police Station For Highfields

Residents in Highfields will soon be able to benefit from the construction of a state-of-the-art local police station with the design phase of the project due to commence in upcoming months. Police Minister Mark Ryan said funding for the new station was expended in the 2016/17 financial year for a flood study of the proposed […]

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Highfields’ Kratzke Oval Set To Host Cardinal Cup

Last years AFL Grand-Finalists, the South Toowoomba Bombers will host a pre-season tournament known as the Cardinal Cup at the home of the Highfields Lions, Kratzke Oval. Fellow AFL Darling Downs clubs, the Goondiwindi Hawks, Warwick Redbacks and Toowoomba Tigers along with Park Ridge AFC (Jimboomba) from the South East, will converge on Kratzke Oval […]

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Venue Change For 2015 Peacehaven Park Carols

Those planning to attend the Peacehaven Park Carols in Highfields on the evening of Saturday, 12th December, are advised that due to continuing rain a decision has been made to relocate to the wet weather venue, the SmartSpace Hall at the Highfields State School, New England Highway. Please note that food will not be available, […]

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Highfields Dispersal May Increase Short Term Flying Fox Activity

Toowoomba Regional Council will begin its dispersal program of the flying fox colony at Woolmer Road, Highfields on March 11 and Environmental Health and Parks spokesperson Cr Sue Englart said this may lead to the possibility of increased interaction between residents and flying foxes in the short term. “There are a range of unknowns in […]

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Date Claimer: Australia Day At Highfields Pioneer Village

Highfields Pioneer Village Treasurer, Jody Ashford & Greg Ingram, Highfields Australia Day Committee chair preparing for the Village Australia Day celebration Celebrate Australia Day 2010 at the Highfields Pioneer Village on Tuesday 26 January 2010 starting at 9:30am (Official Ceremony at 2PM). View the full Australia Day Program here (PDF)

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Member For Toowoomba North, Kerry Shine Reflects On 2009 And Ahead To 2010

Kerry Shine MP speaks to Toowoomba Regional Radio’s Gordon Patterson about his efforts on behalf of his constituents, particularly in respect to Highfields. He also outlines his priorities for 2010 and wishes everyone a prosperous New Year. Audio: Kerry Shine

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