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Hospice Celebrates 15 Years Of Free Palliative Care

With a Birthday Fundraiser – 15 for 15 up and running in the hope to raise $15,000 by July 31st. The Team at the Toowoomba Hospice will be celebrating on Monday 2nd July with the cutting of a special 15th Birthday cake being made by one of their Volunteers. Hospice Chairman Mr Graham Barron, OAM, said the […]

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Our Australia – 2018 Hospice Concert

Toowoomba Municipal Band will present this year’s Toowoomba Hospice Concert “Our Australia” at the USQ Arts Theatre on Saturday 23 June at 7.30pm, and again on Sunday 24 June at 2pm.   Wine and cheese will be available from 6.30pm at Saturday evening’s performance. Compered by ABC Radio’s David Iliffe the show will feature the Toowoomba Municipal […]

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Toowoomba Hospice Holding Palliative Care Week Event

Toowoomba Hospice will be holding an event to celebrate the tireless efforts of palliative care workers and volunteers. The National Palliative Care Breakfast will be held on Friday, 25th May during National Palliative Care Week. The week’s theme is ‘What Matters Most?’ which asks Australians to reflect on what would be most important to them if they […]

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Wanna Hang Ya Boss Out To Dry?

Toowoomba Hospice Administration and Fundraising Manager, Mark Munro, wants to encourage staff to hang their boss out on Friday 11th August all for a good cause – The Toowoomba Hospice.  “We are asking businesses on the Darling Downs to “Hang their boss out to dry” by placing him or her in a scissor lift/cherry picker […]

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Many Hands Make Light Work At Camellia Show

The much-anticipated Toowoomba Camellia Show and Garden Expo is this weekend…and it’s all hands on deck so to speak at the TAFE South-West Horticultural Centre precinct, corner of Lindsay and Campbell Streets today and tomorrow (Sat 15 and Sun 16 July). Camellia Show President Kevin Cotterell said his Committee are over the moon with the […]

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Don’t Miss Visiting The Camellia Show Winter Garden

Rangeville’s “Stirling” was officially announced as the Toowoomba Camellia Show and Garden Expo’s “Winter Garden” at a ceremony on Friday, 30th June.  “Stirling” is the proud home of popular gardeners Dr Viola Nicolson and Colin Fitzgerald and sits at 32 Leslie Street, Rangeville. It was previously known as “Manooka” however Viola and Colin renamed it […]

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‘Budding’ Ballerina Assists With Camellia Show Release

The Toowoomba Camellia Show and Garden Expo Committee has announced the name of a brand new hybrid camellia at Coroneos Nursery, 266 Herries Street, Toowoomba. A limited quantity of the new ‘Ballerina’ sasanqua will be on sale for the first time during the 2017 Camellia Show, and then from Coroneos Nursery. The Toowoomba Hospice will […]

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Ladies Day Makes A Difference…

Whilst the ladies sipped champagne and watched their men get tackled, $5,000 was raised to support the Toowoomba Hospice Adopt A Room Campaign. Event Organiser, Ms Teagan Killen said Ladies Day for Toowoomba Rangers Rugby Union Club is an annual event for  wives, girlfriends, partners, mothers, grandmothers and any other female supporters “The ladies came […]

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