Queensland prepares for above average bush fire season

ROBERT THORNTON Authorities have warned rising temperatures and very dry conditions may cause an 'above average' fire danger across much of Queensland is already rated as 'moderate to high risk'. In the last six weeks, the Rural Fire … [Read more...]

Good times for band Good Boy

ROBERT THORNTON Brisbane band Good Boy have just released a new single ‘Fishing With a Shotgun’. The Brisbane three-piece band are currently touring in Australia showcasing their ‘Plum’ EP, which was released last year. This year the … [Read more...]

Ipswich angler catches his fifth win – with final check

ROBERT THORNTON An Ipswich angler has shown his talent with a rod and reel, winning his fifth BASS Electric fishing tournament this year at Lake Moogerah near Boonah. Charles West, a labourer from Ipswich, won five of the six qualifiers for the … [Read more...]

Queensland gymnasts prepare for world stage

ROBERT THORNTON   Three male gymnasts at the Queensland Academy of Sport have made final preparations for the World Championship trials next week. Michael Merceica, Mitchell Jones and Michael Tone are all bidding for one of six spots on the … [Read more...]