107 Queenslanders on Australia Day Honours List


107 Queenslanders from a wide range of regions and walks of life have been recognised on this year’s list. Included among them are Tennis legend Evonne Goolagong-Cawley, philanthropist Roy Thompson and champion golfer Karrie Webb are among the Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says the honours … [Read more...]

Spread the Word

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Nearly a third of visitors to the Goondiwindi region are friends and family of locals and Goondiwindi Regional Council’s range of new promotional products are now available to better promote the region, so the call is on for us all to stock up. Mayor Graeme Scheu says there’s also some really … [Read more...]

A New Gateway to Small Grants

Rural & Regional Renewal

The Foundation for Rural & Regional Renewal is now inviting applications from community groups across rural, regional and remote Australia to its flagship Small Grants for Rural Communities program. There is $380,000 available in grants of up to $5,000 to enable local non-profit groups to … [Read more...]

Get Ready Gundy Region


Get the Calender out and start planning now…. Because over the next few months things around Gondi Region really go off. Goondiwindi Regional Council says the actively calendar between now and July next year is filling up and it’s an exciting time for locals, business and visitors alike. The … [Read more...]

Bush Nurse- 2017 RFDS Queensland Hero

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A dedicated commitment to the wellbeing of her small central Queensland community has seen Lesley De Landelles take home the 2017 RFDS Queensland Hero award, presented to her at a gala event held in Brisbane. A bush nurse from Jericho, Lesley has been praised for her complete selflessness when it … [Read more...]

HOPE Deadly Recruits Camp

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A special camp held this month for young people in the South West as part of the State Government and community-supported HOPE Project initiative has proved a great success. Recruits youth camp and mentoring program hosted 22 students from Cunnamulla, Charleville and St George state schools … [Read more...]