Community leaders in regional Queensland have welcomed news that the Turnbull government will extend the Farm Household Allowance scheme by another year, at a maximum cost of $30 million.
A 1:25 ratio of teachers to students in rural multi-age classrooms is a recipe for teacher burnout and poor educational outcomes for students, according to the Julia Creek branch of the Isolated Children’s Parents’ Association.
As the Lyceum Hotel in Longreach was burning last Thursday evening, its owner, Lee McCracken, was watching the shocking vision live from St George.
Over 200 delegates and school representatives from around Queensland renewed their friendship at the 47th Isolated Children’s Parents’ Association conference, held at Winton last week.
Suspended Barcaldine police sergeant, Tim Misson, has been found guilty of three charges relating to the Weapons Act and fined $2000.
A presentation on the federal government’s proposed changes to its telecommunications Universal Service Obligation provided the opening backdrop for the 47th Isolated Children’s Parents’ Association conference that got underway at Winton on Wednesday morning.
One of the most extraordinary running journeys of recent years comes to an end on the tip of Cape York tomorrow, when Jenna Brook completes a mind-blowing 4500 kilometre trek to raise awareness of bowel cancer.
Cattle trains are finally being sighted in greater numbers on the tracks in western Queensland again.
- Fancy being the mayor of your own town for just $500,000?
- All the action from the Trails West Texas Longhorn sale in Roma on Saturday.
- It's the virtual reality experience we need to educate city kids about the bush - and it launched in Rockhampton this week.
- The longest grain train in the history of the ARTC network was loaded at Crystal Brook this week, the wheat bound for the drought stricken north.
- The delightful spectacle of Kelpie puppies rushing to see you, tumbling over each other with their ears pricked, is a familiar one at a cattle property south of Torrens Creek.
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