Electricity prices forecast to ease

Irrigation Goondiwindi

The Queensland Competition Authority (QCA) has released its final decision on regulated retail electricity prices for 2015–16. "The main cost pressures are expected to ease in 2015–16 and this will bring some relief from the large price increases we have seen in recent years," said QCA Chair, … [Read more...]

New Easter on the Macintyre schedule


Due to the inclement weather and the threat of afternoon thunder storms the Easter on the Macintyre Festival that was to take place from 5.00pm this afternoon will be postponed until tomorrow (Sunday 5th April). The new program for tonight (Saturday 4th April) will be Karaoke and Yabbie Races at … [Read more...]

Fatal Crash in Stanthorpe


A man has been charged following a two vehicle crash, four kilometres south of Stanthorpe, which claimed the life of a woman last night. Police will allege the man was travelling along the New England Highway with two male passengers at about 6.50pm, on the incorrect side of the road before … [Read more...]

Inglewood Vs Texas in the Pool

Texas Swimming Pool

The age old rivalry resurfaced as students from Texas and Inglewood schools took to the pool last week. Students from Year 3 to Year 10 swam in the two-way meet and all participated in some healthy competition. There were plenty of records smashed on the day and a some stellar performances … [Read more...]

Goondiwindi River Dragons


Great conditions over the weekend for a little paddling. The Goondiwindi River Dragons were out early in the morning on Sunday. A good amount of water in the botanicals had 16 very happy paddlers. Take a look at their training and keep watch for our interview next week! … [Read more...]

Creek House Cafe, TEXAS

Creek House Cafe

Creek House Café has opened its doors in Texas and provides locals with a quality coffee, nursery and gift shop each and every day. They are a one stop shop and owner Susan Spencer says her goal is to make it a drawcard for tourists to the region. A family affair, she says, “my sister and I … [Read more...]