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Tue 16 Jul 2019

Little for Queensland wine to cheers about

Little for Queensland wine to cheers about

THERE wasn't too much to cheer about for Queensland and Granite Belt wines last week as they were largely overlooked at the Royal Queensland Wine Show.

'New ground in lost production'

'New ground in lost production'

Even the president of the Granite Belt Growers Association is in trouble

Historic cars get into gear

Historic cars get into gear

Gary wants to keep his Humber original, loves his P76 too

Sweet taste of victory for Stanthorpe rep

Sweet taste of victory for Stanthorpe rep

A junior Gremlin has tasted Sweet success as part of a Warwick and Southern Downs representative side.

Inaugural Puglisi award goes to Tassie

Inaugural Puglisi award goes to Tassie

The story went a little off script on Friday when the "father of Queensland wine” handed out an inaugural award in his honour at the Royal Queensland Wine...

Tight-knit group hooks retiree

Tight-knit group hooks retiree

Brenda went for a chat and found her 'happy place'.

Stanthorpe shivers as mercury plunges to -5.6C

Stanthorpe shivers as mercury plunges to -5.6C

Queenslanders have shivered through another freezing winter morning, with temperatures plunging below zero in the state's south.

Reds' hot streak continues

Reds' hot streak continues

Ballandean's ladies in red continue to rack up wins despite facing player problems throughout the season.

Mon 15 Jul 2019

Next gen targeted in new program

Next gen targeted in new program

The next generation of Stanthorpe footballers are being offered the opportunity to learn, younger than ever before.

Party but charity feels the pain

Party but charity feels the pain

Vinnies shares services with CDS

ABC News Breakfast in Stanthorpe

ABC News Breakfast in Stanthorpe

Talking about the drought as easy as ABC

Sun 14 Jul 2019

New veggie stand at market

New veggie stand at market

Family arrived as refugees, now aunts, mother and uncles all grow and sell vegetables

Beware of grass fire danger is message after Sunday fire

Beware of grass fire danger is message after Sunday fire

LOCALS got fire under control before QFES were on scene on Southern Downs.

Fri 12 Jul 2019

A force to be reckoned with

A force to be reckoned with

Two years into the game and Thermforce is already building a strong reputation in the Southern Downs community.

Thu 11 Jul 2019

Let's avoid our 'Day Zero' event

Let's avoid our 'Day Zero' event

We can no longer take for granted that water should, or always will be available at our fingertips.

Wintry run a success

Wintry run a success

There's been another successful running of the Iceman Challenge with strong participation in the weekend's event.

Victory still eludes Gremlins

Victory still eludes Gremlins

The spoils of victory again eluded the Stanthorpe Gremlins on Saturday, a much-needed success denied in the Southern Downs local derby.

Sculptures come to life

Sculptures come to life

Public art will be a drawcard

Showcase highlights region's art

Showcase highlights region's art

The event is set to provide a fully immersive experience of the rich tapestry of culture, talent, history and artefacts in the region.

Serious side to our NAIDOC celebrations

Serious side to our NAIDOC celebrations

Tully DeVries takes cultural workshops to spread knowledge of culture.

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