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Carnival Of Joy Coming To Highfields

The Giant Kookaburra, Giant Koala and Giant Cockatoo will meet The Big Cow in Highfields on Sunday the 19th of September at 11am at Highfields Pioneer Village/ The brainchild of Dr Farvardin Daliri OAM. the Carnival of Joy is a state-wide community event celebrating community togetherness with a parade of giant Aussie iconic animal sculptures. […]

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2021 Toowoomba Quilters Club Exhibition

As part of the Carnival of Flowers, Toowoomba Quilters Club Exhibition will be held at the Salo Centre, St Ursula’s College in Rome St, Toowoomba, The event will be running from Saturday 18th to Friday, 24th September from 9am to 4.30pm Saturday to Thursday, and 9am to 2.00pm on the Friday.  Entry will cost $5.  […]

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See Hanging Baskets At Cobb+Co Museum

Now in its seventh year, The Hanging Basket Competition is Cobb+Co Museum’s unique twist on Toowoomba Carnival of Flower celebrations. The baskets have been designed, grown, and cared for by a variety of community groups including schools and kindergartens, aged care and retirement homes, families and creative individuals. They have been working hard over Autumn […]

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Protests Put Groom MP Under Pressure

Groom MP Garth Hamilton is under pressure to keep the community safe by acting on the climate crisis. Locals will protest outside his office every Friday until November’s United Nations Climate Change COP26 Conference. “We are protesting to show how scared we are about global heating’s impact on Toowoomba’s families, economy and way of life,” […]

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Miss The Ekka? A Taste Of It Is Coming To You!

Food Truck Pop Up and Rides and Games WHEN Friday 20 August 2021, 4pm-8pm Saturday 21 August 2021, 12pm-8pm Sunday 22 August 2021, 12pm-8pm FREE animal farm 1-5pm Saturday and Sunday Rides include: Ferris wheel Teacup Bungy trampolines Dodgem cars Windjammer Zorb balls Inflatable kids castle Food Trucks: Grandmas kitchen American pulled pork Loaded fries […]

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SE Queensland 3 Day Lockdown

From 4pm on Saturday 31st July,  11 South-East Queensland local government areas will enter a hard lockdown until 4pm on Tuesday, August 3rd. Local Government Areas include: Brisbane Ipswich Logan City Moreton Bay Sunshine Coast Gold Coast Noosa Somerset Scenic Rim Redlands Lockyer Valley Restrictions include: Obtaining goods or exercising will be restricted to within […]

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Common Problem Fixed By Surgeon At St Vincent’s

Urologist Dr Devang Desai has performed the first Rezum therapy in a private hospital on the Darling and Southern Downs, at St Vincent’s Private Hospital Toowoomba. Toowoomba local, Colin Kessler, was able to receive the Rezum therapy for benign prostate enlargement. This therapy uses the thermal energy from steam to target extra prostate tissue causing […]

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NASA And USQ Discover Four Alien Worlds

Astronomers have identified four new exoplanets, worlds beyond our solar system, orbiting a pair of related young stars called TOI 2076 and TOI 1807. The two stars, only 130 light years away, and their ‘teenage’ planets may help unlock a mystery of the universe – how planetary systems, including our own, evolved. NASA has announced […]

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