June 2018

Published a story 20th Jun 2018 8:42 AM

These two have to work against the freezing cold Toowoomba winds blowing down Ruthven St.

These two have the coldest workplace in Toowoomba

These two have to work against the freezing cold Toowoomba winds blowing down Ruthven St.

Published a story 19th Jun 2018 12:39 PM

A lot has changed since Peter McKenzie first joined the Auxiliary Fire Service in his home-town of Clifton south of Toowoomba.

'Fireman Pete' hangs up his helmet after 35 years

A lot has changed since Peter McKenzie first joined the Auxiliary Fire Service in his home-town of Clifton south of Toowoomba.

Published a story 15th Jun 2018 4:15 PM

Toowoomba man who took a punt as to which toilet to use in the Turf Club's members bar sadly lost the bet.

To pee or not to pee, that was man's question

Toowoomba man who took a punt as to which toilet to use in the Turf Club's members bar sadly lost the bet.

Published a story 15th Jun 2018 3:22 PM

THEY may have slowed up a touch and their knees make more noise than they used to but some former greats of Australian rugby showed they still have the spirit.

Rugby fans come out for classic

THEY may have slowed up a touch and their knees make more noise than they used to but some former greats of Australian rugby showed they still have the spirit.

Published a story 15th Jun 2018 3:08 PM

The Toowoomba Hospital's Oncology Unit was the beneficiary of a special Memorial Bowls Day held at North Toowoomba Bowls Club this week.

Memorial Bowls Day a real Bonser

The Toowoomba Hospital's Oncology Unit was the beneficiary of a special Memorial Bowls Day held at North Toowoomba Bowls Club this week.

Published a story 15th Jun 2018 9:04 AM

This Toowoomba man died on his 55th birthday, taken too soon, but he always left them laughing.

Vale 'Dicky Dog', he always left them laughing

This Toowoomba man died on his 55th birthday, taken too soon, but he always left them laughing.

Published a story 14th Jun 2018 8:33 AM

A new street art festival to be held in Toowoomba during this year's Carnival of Flowers festival is set to light up the city's CBD.

New festival to shine light on Toowoomba's CBD

A new street art festival to be held in Toowoomba during this year's Carnival of Flowers festival is set to light up the city's CBD.

Published a story 13th Jun 2018 2:35 PM

Tickets for the annual Big Night Out fundraiser for Toowoomba's Cancer Wellness Centre will close today.

Big Night Out for Cancer Wellness Centre this weekend

Tickets for the annual Big Night Out fundraiser for Toowoomba's Cancer Wellness Centre will close today.

Published a story 12th Jun 2018 3:22 PM

Toowoomba man Nick Hannant was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes and now he's raising funds for Diabetes Queensland through a charity walk.

Toowoomba man in good Nick for 100km charity walk

Toowoomba man Nick Hannant was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes and now he's raising funds for Diabetes Queensland through a charity walk.

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Peter started in 1976 as apprentice typesetter/comp and has 32 years with The Chronicle in three stints (in between working/holidays in UK/Europe, Brisbane and Melbourne). Entered editorial from comp room in 1996.