LifeFlight rescues man after roof fall


LifeFlight's Roma-based Surat Gas Aero-Medical Service (SGAS) helicopter has airlifted a 55-year-old man after he fell from a roof on a property outside of Goondiwindi yesterday morning. The man was performing maintenance on the roof when the accident occurred. The man suffered a suspected … [Read more...]

Council Welcomes Inland Rail Announcement

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Goondiwindi Mayor Graeme Scheu has welcomed the announcement of the Inland Rail final route, saying the decision allowed Goondiwindi Regional Council to finalise its requests that best suited landholders and residents. “It made little difference to our council where the final route went beyond … [Read more...]

QFES warns of extreme fire danger in South West Qld


Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) is on alert with what they describe as fire conditions that haven’t been seen in more than a decade. QFES are urging south-west residents to be prepared and alert as fire danger rises to extreme in some parts of the region this weekend. South West … [Read more...]

Warning for Residents Across the South West


As the mercury remains very low in parts of the south-west, Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) is urging residents to be vigilant when using appliances to stay warm in their homes.   QFES Director for Regional Operations Megan Stiffler says homeowners needed to ensure they … [Read more...]