July 2015

Published a story 3rd Jul 2015 1:26 PM

ORGANISERS have made a promise – you won’t leave Saturday's Winter Harvest Festival hungry.

Eat, drink it in at Aratula

ORGANISERS have made a promise – you won’t leave Saturday's Winter Harvest Festival hungry.

June 2015

Published a story 30th Jun 2015 4:22 PM

RETIRED Warrant Officer George Hatchman has dedicated many years to recording the proud achievements of 23 Squadron.

Years of effort has paid off

RETIRED Warrant Officer George Hatchman has dedicated many years to recording the proud achievements of 23 Squadron.

Published a story 30th Jun 2015 4:22 PM

GOVERNOR Paul de Jersey has unveiled a memorial that is a reminder to us of the service and sacrifice of our air force in war.

Governor honours RAAF

GOVERNOR Paul de Jersey has unveiled a memorial that is a reminder to us of the service and sacrifice of our air force in war.

Published a story 30th Jun 2015 4:22 PM

ENID Frost (nee Hallett), the oldest resident of the Barellan Point area, remembers the air strip being built and used by planes.

Enid remembers the planes and fried chicken

ENID Frost (nee Hallett), the oldest resident of the Barellan Point area, remembers the air strip being built and used by planes.

Published a story 30th Jun 2015 10:10 AM

IN 1930, the decision was made to raise funds for a vital new children's ward at the Ipswich Hospital – by children.

Fundraiser brought sunshine into hospital

IN 1930, the decision was made to raise funds for a vital new children's ward at the Ipswich Hospital – by children.

Published a story 28th Jun 2015 7:43 PM

SIZZLER aficionados will be relieved to learn reports of its demise have been greatly exaggerated.

Sizzling on in Ipswich

SIZZLER aficionados will be relieved to learn reports of its demise have been greatly exaggerated.

Published a story 25th Jun 2015 7:56 PM

MINING company Coalbank has ditched its plans to reopen the Ebenezer coal mine on Ipswich’s western outskirts after failing to raise cash to buy the mine.

Company loses out on Ebenezer

MINING company Coalbank has ditched its plans to reopen the Ebenezer coal mine on Ipswich’s western outskirts after failing to raise cash to buy the mine.

Published a story 22nd Jun 2015 10:31 AM

IF YOU went to the Ipswich Home Show and Outdoor Expo at the showgrounds over the weekend, chances are you’ll want to go again next year.

Home show extravaganza

IF YOU went to the Ipswich Home Show and Outdoor Expo at the showgrounds over the weekend, chances are you’ll want to go again next year.

Published a story 22nd Jun 2015 10:25 AM

EVERY effort was made to keep everyone happy at the Rosewood Show but the younger show-goers were especially well looked after.

Fun times for kids at Rosewood Show

EVERY effort was made to keep everyone happy at the Rosewood Show but the younger show-goers were especially well looked after.

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Raised in Ipswich, I have been a reporter at The Queensland Times since 2002. I cover general news. For quite a few years I was responsible for the police round. My round now is local government. I also love covering horse racing when I can sneak out of the office.