Regional News

Wed 6 Feb 2019

The ‘bin bandits’ earning thousands

The ‘bin bandits’ earning thousands

People caught rummaging through recycling bins to cash in on the return and earn scheme could be earning up to $2000 a week.

Tue 5 Feb 2019

Man taken to hospital after Warrego Highway crash

Man taken to hospital after Warrego Highway crash

A MAN in his 20s has been taken to hospital after an early morning incident near Grantham where a car crashed into the guard rail.

Sun 3 Feb 2019

Hotspots homebuyers can’t get enough of

Hotspots homebuyers can’t get enough of

In one booming Australian city, you can pick up an entire family home for $250,000. And savvy investors are now snapping them up.

LAST CHANCE: Elton John announces final Aussie tour dates

LAST CHANCE: Elton John announces final Aussie tour dates

THE legendary entertainer will perform in Australia for the last time later this year.

Fri 1 Feb 2019

Adorable rescue pets seek loving families

Adorable rescue pets seek loving families

Up to 1000 pets will be up for adoption on February 9.

Wed 30 Jan 2019

UPDATE: Fire crews rush to reports of hay truck fire

UPDATE: Fire crews rush to reports of hay truck fire

Emergency services are responding to reports of a truck on fire in the Lockyer Valley

5 things to do this week

5 things to do this week

Fun events for young and old in and around Ipswich

5 things to do in the Scenic Rim this February

5 things to do in the Scenic Rim this February

From movie screenings to cooking classes, there's plenty happening in the Scenic Rim.

Tue 29 Jan 2019

Hundreds lose power after truck brings down powerlines

Hundreds lose power after truck brings down powerlines

Energex crews are working to restore power to more than 300 properties after an earlier incident.

Sighting spurs hope for family of missing woman

Sighting spurs hope for family of missing woman

The son of missing woman Pauline Hutt has been looking for his mum for more than five decades, just when he was losing hope a possible sighting occurred.

Stay away from fire: Fireys

Stay away from fire: Fireys

Crews working to contain the fire

Queensland town faces water shortage

Queensland town faces water shortage

A SOUTHERN Queensland local council has called for more funding to upgrade water infrastructure.

Free lessons to help seniors become more tech savvy

Free lessons to help seniors become more tech savvy

learn essential computer skills such as word processing, using search engines such as Google, sending emails and paying bills online.

Mon 28 Jan 2019

Bruce Hwy congestion eases, delays still expected

Bruce Hwy congestion eases, delays still expected

The Bruce Highway was at a standstill from the Sunshine Coast to Brisbane, as Australia Day holiday-makers return home.

Two rescue choppers called after seven hurt in rollover

Two rescue choppers called after seven hurt in rollover

Seven patients, including two children, were transported to hospital in a variety of conditions as a result of the crash.

Sun 27 Jan 2019

Free healthy cooking classes for little ones

Free healthy cooking classes for little ones

Kids will get to make their own healthy treats.

Sat 26 Jan 2019

Trivia night to benefit worthy Ipswich cause

Trivia night to benefit worthy Ipswich cause

Put your knowledge to the test while also making a positive difference in the community.

Fri 25 Jan 2019

QUIZ: Can you ace our Australia Day test?

QUIZ: Can you ace our Australia Day test?

TO celebrate all things Australia, The Chronicle has put together 31 questions to test your Aussie knowledge. How well do you rank in all things Australiana?

Celebrity chef to showcase skills at Lunar New Year markets

Celebrity chef to showcase skills at Lunar New Year markets

The night will also feature food, drinks and lion-dancing.

Thu 24 Jan 2019

Why you’ll never own a home

Why you’ll never own a home

A GROWING number of Aussies are convinced home ownership is now out of reach. But there’s more to the story than finances alone.

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