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Fri 22 Mar 2019

Start up could make composting a fashionable eco-trend

premium_icon Start up could make composting a fashionable eco-trend

THE owners of this Northern Rivers business worked closely with the Flow Hive inventors before launching their product.

What a table of knowledge

premium_icon What a table of knowledge

Kerry O'Brien to headline at the Bellingen Readers and Writers Festival

Woman sold $165k of shipping containers of explosives

premium_icon Woman sold $165k of shipping containers of explosives

It's not the first time she's been busted for fraudulent activity

$6 million auction: Machinery goes under the hammer

premium_icon $6 million auction: Machinery goes under the hammer

MORE than $6 million in machinery equipment will go under the hammer, in what has been called one of the biggest auctions of its kind ever held in Toowoomba.

Prime Minister lost for words on Adani

premium_icon Prime Minister lost for words on Adani

Scott Morrison has avoided directly endorsing Adani’s proposed coal mine in central Queensland, despite revelations his Government is on the cusp of giving the...

Toowoomba fast food outlet finishes massive renovation

premium_icon Toowoomba fast food outlet finishes massive renovation

ONE of Toowoomba's most popular fast food restaurants has finished a massive refurbishment, as part of a $20 million shopping centre upgrade.

Coast women celebrated for business success

premium_icon Coast women celebrated for business success

Two leading Sunshine Coast women were celebrated at the the 2019 Telstra Queensland Business Women's Awards last night.

Program helping emerging exporters reach new markets

premium_icon Program helping emerging exporters reach new markets

TOOWOOMBA family-owned enterprise Jim's Jerky has its eyes set on overseas markets, but navigating the intricacies of exporting has so far been a hurdle.

Any death is one too many

premium_icon Any death is one too many

Even one fatality is one too many for mining industry

Family tragedy inspires keynote speaker

premium_icon Family tragedy inspires keynote speaker

THE devastating loss of his father and brother in workplace accidents was the catalyst behind Dallas Adams' message.

Blackwater locals hit back after coal truck convoy blindside

premium_icon Blackwater locals hit back after coal truck convoy blindside

'The damage to the road, the endangerment to the lives of the residents are concerns'

Central Queensland set to celebrate high achieving women

premium_icon Central Queensland set to celebrate high achieving women

The CQ Women in Business awards are on tonight.

Bob Brown has strong message on Adani

premium_icon Bob Brown has strong message on Adani

FORMER Greens leader and environmental activist Bob Brown made a special trip the Whitsundays.

Mary-Burnett Farmers cry foul on 'unscientific' reef plans

premium_icon Mary-Burnett Farmers cry foul on 'unscientific' reef plans

Industry groups question science behind proposed new regulations

Thousands more will be coming to Splendour 2019

premium_icon Thousands more will be coming to Splendour 2019

THE popular music event could increase patronage by 7,500 people to 42,500 this year.

Thu 21 Mar 2019

Gympie's forecast for the future: 'Our time is coming'

premium_icon Gympie's forecast for the future: 'Our time is coming'

Gympie is perfectly positioned for Australia's next big leap forward, says futurist Bernard Salt

Darling Downs dairy farmer praises end to milk wars

premium_icon Darling Downs dairy farmer praises end to milk wars

DAIRY farmer Peter Garratt welcomed the news that Coles and Aldi were scrapping their $1 milk sales, hoping it was the start of a bigger campaign.

Private and public services proposed in hospital take-over

premium_icon Private and public services proposed in hospital take-over

QLD Health Minister says a State Government takeover of Gladstone Mater would result in a facility that offers a mix of public and private health services.

Plans for airport to become freight, tourism overnighter

premium_icon Plans for airport to become freight, tourism overnighter

Fly-by-night freight and overnight stays for larger aircraft loom as key elements of plans to establish the Coast's airport as an international facility.

UPDATE: Bunnings confirms details for Kingaroy store

premium_icon UPDATE: Bunnings confirms details for Kingaroy store

Bunnings Warehouse is the talk of the town in Kingaroy.

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