Regional Queenslanders' Aus Day gongs

QUEENSLAND'S charity founder Juliette Wright is Australia’s Local Hero for 2015.
QUEENSLAND'S charity founder Juliette Wright is Australia’s Local Hero for 2015.
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BARNABY Joyce has returned fire at plans to establish an alternative political voice for farmers - the new Country Party of Australia. BARNABY Joyce has returned fire at plans to establish an alternative political voice for farmers - the new Country Party of Australia.
RURAL doctors across Qld are breathing a sigh of relief after hearing planned cuts to the Medicare rebate have been scrapped. RURAL doctors across Qld are breathing a sigh of relief after hearing planned cuts to the Medicare rebate have been scrapped.
EMILY Tapp has turned an accident into an opportunity, winning her first para-triathlon on Sunday. EMILY Tapp has turned an accident into an opportunity, winning her first para-triathlon on Sunday.
LENORE Saunders would not have seen a fairytale like it in the cinema she runs, with her gelding Le Chef taking out Magic Millions. LENORE Saunders would not have seen a fairytale like it in the cinema she runs, with her gelding Le Chef taking out Magic Millions.
A BOLD decision to buy a second-hand planter from the US over the Internet has worked out well for a south-east Queensland farming family.
3:00 AM A BOLD decision to buy a second-hand planter from the US over the Internet has worked out well for a south-east Queensland farming family.
At Roslyn, 26 kilometres north of Crows Nest, yarded cows typically bellow for their calves during branding time.
3:00 AM At Roslyn, 26 kilometres north of Crows Nest, yarded cows typically bellow for their calves during branding time.
FORMER Kalbar rider Lee Kimber is in sixth place in Australian Professional Rodeo Association standings and has the chance this weekend to win at Wilmington in South Australia.
25 Jan 15 FORMER Kalbar rider Lee Kimber is in sixth place in Australian Professional Rodeo Association standings and has the chance this weekend to win at Wilmington in South Australia.
Meet Edwina Robertson-Cuninghame. The brilliant woman behind the lens of Edwina Robertson Photography shot 53 weddings last year alone.
25 Jan 15 Meet Edwina Robertson-Cuninghame. The brilliant woman behind the lens of Edwina Robertson Photography shot 53 weddings last year alone.
THE Jondaryan Woolshed has been a Darling Downs icon for decades and its diligent team is future-proofing the facility for generations to come.
24 Jan 15 THE Jondaryan Woolshed has been a Darling Downs icon for decades and its diligent team is future-proofing the facility for generations to come. | GALLERY: Jondaryan's new hotspot
THE turnaround in the season over the past few weeks has given Darling Downs farmer Graham Clapham the opportunity to make up lost ground with his summer cropping program.
24 Jan 15 THE turnaround in the season over the past few weeks has given Darling Downs farmer Graham Clapham the opportunity to make up lost ground with his summer cropping program.
TACKLING wild dogs and growing jobs in rural Queensland dominate the Labor opposition's plan for agriculture released this afternoon.
23 Jan 15  2 TACKLING wild dogs and growing jobs in rural Queensland dominate the Labor opposition's plan for agriculture released this afternoon.
BROADCASTER Alan Jones has labelled Premier Campbell Newman a
23 Jan 15  1 BROADCASTER Alan Jones has labelled Premier Campbell Newman a "political novice" for suing him during an election campaign.
QCL has compiled a list of eight ways to make sure you have yourself a dinky-di time this Australia Day.
23 Jan 15 QCL has compiled a list of eight ways to make sure you have yourself a dinky-di time this Australia Day.
LABOR has delivered a 'kick in the guts' to rural Queensland with a pledge to submit landholders to its disastrous vegetation management laws if elected on January 31.
23 Jan 15  11 LABOR has delivered a 'kick in the guts' to rural Queensland with a pledge to submit landholders to its disastrous vegetation management laws if elected on January 31.
RURAL Queensland families who must now send their children away for education will now be eligible to receive a remote area tuition allowance increase of 10.2 per cent.
23 Jan 15  1 RURAL Queensland families who must now send their children away for education will now be eligible to receive a remote area tuition allowance increase of 10.2 per cent.
A DEEP slow moving pressure system is forecast to dump heavy rain across large parts of the state today.
22 Jan 15 A DEEP slow moving pressure system is forecast to dump heavy rain across large parts of the state today.
RECORD cattle numbers continue to flow into most saleyards in eastern Australia, leaving many cattle producers and stock agents smiling at the sky-rocketing prices.
22 Jan 15  2 RECORD cattle numbers continue to flow into most saleyards in eastern Australia, leaving many cattle producers and stock agents smiling at the sky-rocketing prices.
INCREASED cattle prices have finally placed the cattle market index where it should be, providing it flows on to box beef prices.
22 Jan 15 INCREASED cattle prices have finally placed the cattle market index where it should be, providing it flows on to box beef prices.
21 Jan 15 AN 86-year-old man has died following a single vehicle traffic crash that occurred on January 19 in the Chinchilla area.
The LNP still can't rule out Queenslanders having to buy back its asset infrastructure at the end of its lease.
21 Jan 15  1 The LNP still can't rule out Queenslanders having to buy back its asset infrastructure at the end of its lease.
21 Jan 15 POLICE are investigating a fatal traffic crash that occurred overnight at Allan, near Warwick.
TOOWOOMBA SARCIS are investigating the theft of a truck and trailer from Millmerran over the weekend.
20 Jan 15 TOOWOOMBA SARCIS are investigating the theft of a truck and trailer from Millmerran over the weekend.
IF ever there were a time when Don Reddan's decision to diversify the family feedlot has been justified, then that time is now.
20 Jan 15 IF ever there were a time when Don Reddan's decision to diversify the family feedlot has been justified, then that time is now.
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HORTICULTURIST Michael Lockery decided to expand his opportunities and set up a hydroponic business at Longreach.
19 Jan 15 HORTICULTURIST Michael Lockery decided to expand his opportunities and set up a hydroponic business at Longreach.
A GROUP of Roma landholders who participated in a co-ordinated feral pig control program late last year are keen to spread the word about the success of the project.
19 Jan 15  1 A GROUP of Roma landholders who participated in a co-ordinated feral pig control program late last year are keen to spread the word about the success of the project.
JOHN Burey says he is unlikely to ever put kangaroo meat through the Charleville processing facility again.
18 Jan 15  10 JOHN Burey says he is unlikely to ever put kangaroo meat through the Charleville processing facility again.
KANGAROO numbers are so great in parts of Charleville the shire council is this week resorting to employing professionals to cull their numbers.
18 Jan 15  6 KANGAROO numbers are so great in parts of Charleville the shire council is this week resorting to employing professionals to cull their numbers. | VIDEO: Longreach plagued by roos
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Lets not worry about or count the lies from the AGW camp though Nico. Your dictatorial democracy
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You could always put a value on preventing invasion from Indonesia or China because of food
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Think you'll find short term gain only applies to those that sold out cheap and early. For those
DEBT Free Australia - a forum focused on measurable actions towards a sustainable and debt-free future - is being held in Toowoomba on Friday, January 23.16 Jan 15  7 DEBT Free Australia - a forum focused on measurable actions towards a sustainable and debt-free future - is being...
AS the Queensland Chamber of Agricultural Societies (QCAS) gears up for another show-stopping season next year there is a renewed focus on youth involvement and adaptability, according to the organisation's Next Generation president Rowan O'Hara.22 Dec 14 AS the Queensland Chamber of Agricultural Societies (QCAS) gears up for another show-stopping season next year there...