Premier takes Queensland’s issues to COAG

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The Queensland Government will put up a fight for continued investment in solar power and commitment to mental health services at the Council of Australian Governments (COAG) meeting on Friday. National agreements for mental health and dental care are due to expire in two months and QLD Premier … [Read more...]

What’s in the box: your guide to this local election

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We are in the thick of council campaigns, but don't be blinded by the corflute and leaflets: there is another question on the cards. This local council election will look a little different from previous years, so will you be prepared to face the polling booths? Voters will be asked three … [Read more...]

Taking out the trash: Clean Up Australia Day this weekend

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The whole country is gearing up to partake in Clean Up Australia Day, and Goondiwindi is no exception. Gonndiwindi State School is doing their part as kids get ready to clean up the whole campus. Their Clean Up Australia Day event is kicking off at 1:45pm Friday March 4 and no doubt will leave … [Read more...]

Love and luck in the leap year

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Ladies get your rings ready, this is your chance to take a leap and pop the big question! But before you hop to it, did you know it only counts if you are wearing breeches or a scarlet petticoat? Yes, its that special day that only comes around every four years: February 29. While … [Read more...]