History

Thu 21 Jun 2018

It's been 90 years since Smithy's historic flight

It's been 90 years since Smithy's historic flight

THE anniversary of an historically significant event involving Ballina passed by quietly last week.

Thu 14 Jun 2018

Toowoomba's Indiana Jones digs up a confronting past

Toowoomba's Indiana Jones digs up a confronting past

HE HAS has helicoptered into remote destinations, lived for months with traditional native societies and held rock art dating back up to 28,000 years.

Fri 11 May 2018

STEALING HISTORY: Thieves pinch parts of valuable wreckage

STEALING HISTORY: Thieves pinch parts of valuable wreckage

DESCENDANTS of an RAAF navigator who lost his life in a tragic crash are anguished over theft of fallen remains.

Sun 29 Apr 2018

How brutal motel killing of trans woman changed history

How brutal motel killing of trans woman changed history

JENNIFER was found semi-naked in the toilet of a seedy motel with strangulation marks on her neck, but a conviction was far from a given.

Sat 21 Apr 2018

Wickham's first truckies take amazing trip down memory lane

Wickham's first truckies take amazing trip down memory lane

COMPANY'S first truck drivers have a poignant poke at history, but these 6 men covered more than just miles when you look how far they've come.

Fri 6 Apr 2018

LIFE SAVERS: Were Warwick ambos the first outside Brisbane?

LIFE SAVERS: Were Warwick ambos the first outside Brisbane?

ITS legacy stretches back more than a century and holds a special place in Queensland history.

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