Events

2011 Carnival Of Flowers Young Ambassador Winners Announced

A special presentation ceremony in  Queens Park Botanic Gardens on Monday evening, 12th September was the culmination of six months of planning, fundraising, learning and growing for the fourteen entrants in this year’s Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers Young Ambassador Program.                 [trafficplayer_youtube_video width=”540″ height=”385″ src=”http://www.youtube.com/embed/DvNLEG6W2ns?&autohide=0&controls=1&hd=1&rel=0&showinfo=0″ ][/trafficplayer_youtube_video] Roxanne Parker, […]

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Free Tours Of Peacehaven Botanic Park 17-20 September

FREE tours of Peacehaven Botanic Park are happening from 17-20 Sep at 2pm daily. Visitors will see the first newly established Botanic Garden in The Toowoomba Region for many years. The garden’s main focus is on trees native to the Darling Downs. Plantings are now 4-6 years old, and the small trees are showing impressive […]

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Running Event Sunday, 18th September To Aid Toowoomba Hospital

Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers Sunday, September 18th, 2011, will see the running of the 32nd Carnival Half Marathon. Sponsored by Marlene’s Studios and conducted by the Toowoomba Road Runners, the run is widely known as the ‘Ridge to Ridge’ for its unique route along the edge of the Great Divide and is sometimes described as […]

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Toowoomba To Host Major Disaster Recovery Seminar Saturday, 10th September

Speakers from as far away as Kinglake in Victoria will address a major seminar on community disaster recovery in Toowoomba this Saturday. Hosted by Global Care’s Western Region Manager Pastor Jonathan Oastler, the seminar will cover a wide range of issues including the effects of a natural disaster on a local community, how local businesses […]

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Sandra Pollard Lecture On Tuesday, 13th September

A public lecture conducted by the Australian Decorative and Fine Arts Society, Toowoomba Walter Sickert and the Camden Town Group Walter Sickert was a leader of a group of English artists living and working in the Camden Town area of London prior to and during the First World War. This group of post-impressionist painters, known […]

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Charity Rodeo Underway To Support Murphy’s Creek Community & Toowoomba Hospital

It’s Bulls, Barrels, Utes & Music at the annual Fossil Downs Charity Bush Rodeo Extravaganza, Fifteen Mile Road, Murphy’s Creek on Friday evening 2nd and Saturday 3rd September. Top class rodeo with RSA affiliated cowboys in action plus all the thrills of the richest barrel racing in Australia and a Ute Show to boot. There […]

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Toowoomba Amputees & Families Fundraising Golf Day Saturday, 24th September

The Fundraising Golf Day will be held by the Toowoomba Amputees & Families Support Group on Saturday the 24th September at Borneo Barracks Golf Club, Cabarlah. It is an 18 hole Ambrose and there will be heaps of prizes and Bar and BBQ all day. Nominations $15. Bookings open 10th September and close 19th September. […]

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Countdown Resumes For Model Rocket Launch Saturday, September 3rd

After being delayed by adverse weather last Saturday, all is looking good for the Space Pilots Club’s  Toowoomba Model Rocket Launch this Saturday. How would you like the thrill, the build-up of anticipation before the launching skyward of a model rocketship?…actually to be there and to count-down the last five seconds leading up to that […]

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