September 2018

Published a story 20th Sep 2018 2:19 PM

THE Southern Downs' aged care sector is growing fast but there are concerns that growth will outpace the supply of skilled carers.

Are your elderly family members getting enough care?

THE Southern Downs' aged care sector is growing fast but there are concerns that growth will outpace the supply of skilled carers.

Published a story 20th Sep 2018 1:58 PM

SOUTHERN Downs aged care homes are chronically understaffed, according to a new report by the Queensland Nurses and Midwives Union.

Damning report highlights understaffing in aged care

SOUTHERN Downs aged care homes are chronically understaffed, according to a new report by the Queensland Nurses and Midwives Union.

July 2018

Published a story 26th Jul 2018 4:57 PM

IMAGINE for a moment that you are a tender-footed Year 6 student who is about to graduate from a small rural primary school.

Students design award-winning app to make moving school easy

IMAGINE for a moment that you are a tender-footed Year 6 student who is about to graduate from a small rural primary school.

Published a story 25th Jul 2018 4:24 PM

A WARWICK veteran was just 18 when he left a menswear store on Palmerin St to fight in the war, now his story is being told.

'It gave us a desire, not knowing how terrible it would be'

A WARWICK veteran was just 18 when he left a menswear store on Palmerin St to fight in the war, now his story is being told.

Published a story 25th Jul 2018 3:49 PM

THE festival is moving into culinary tourism with a big new addition to its program.

J and J to celebrate the good food our farmers produce

THE festival is moving into culinary tourism with a big new addition to its program.

Published a story 25th Jul 2018 9:03 AM

CHECK your fridge for this cheese and return it immediately for a refund.

Cheese recalled due to E. coli threat

CHECK your fridge for this cheese and return it immediately for a refund.

Published a story 25th Jul 2018 7:09 AM

AFTER furious uproar organisers have bowed to public pressure and moved the location of a festival favourite.

Changes to the suitcase rummage gives more room to shop

AFTER furious uproar organisers have bowed to public pressure and moved the location of a festival favourite.

Published a story 24th Jul 2018 12:03 PM

WHILE yarn-bombed trees and top-flight jazz musicians tend to steal to limelight during Jumpers and Jazz, there are plenty of fun little happenings going on.

Check out the creative hubs bringing crafters together

WHILE yarn-bombed trees and top-flight jazz musicians tend to steal to limelight during Jumpers and Jazz, there are plenty of fun little happenings going on.

Published a story 23rd Jul 2018 3:00 PM

MONTHS of hard work pay off for a generous carer who helped a community group secure a big win in the tree jumper exhibition.

Crocheting furry friends is a way for group to ask for help

MONTHS of hard work pay off for a generous carer who helped a community group secure a big win in the tree jumper exhibition.

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