March 2015

Published a story 4th Mar 2015 8:16 PM

FOR everyone – but especially farmers – the weather can be a good friend but a bad enemy.

It's all whether the weather is right

FOR everyone – but especially farmers – the weather can be a good friend but a bad enemy.

Published a story 4th Mar 2015 6:40 PM

THE trainer at the centre of the greyhound live baiting scandal concedes it was only a matter of time before he was caught and banned for life from the sport.

Greyhound trainer knew that he'd be caught and banned

THE trainer at the centre of the greyhound live baiting scandal concedes it was only a matter of time before he was caught and banned for life from the sport.

Published a story 3rd Mar 2015 8:00 PM

THE slogan says Nothing Runs Like a Deere and the University of Southern Queensland couldn’t agree more, after teaming up with agricultural giant John Deere.

USQ and John Deere link for farm research

THE slogan says Nothing Runs Like a Deere and the University of Southern Queensland couldn’t agree more, after teaming up with agricultural giant John Deere.

Published a story 1st Mar 2015 2:46 PM

IT HAS an almost mystical reputation but for a down to earth bloke like Col Krause, water divining is a straightforward matter of fact.

The art of being a water diviner

IT HAS an almost mystical reputation but for a down to earth bloke like Col Krause, water divining is a straightforward matter of fact.

February 2015

Published a story 25th Feb 2015 3:49 PM

GHOST hunters are headed back to the Rosewood Hotel and this time they have a device that never fails to raise the spirits.

Ghost hunters back at Rosewood Hotel to raise the spirits

GHOST hunters are headed back to the Rosewood Hotel and this time they have a device that never fails to raise the spirits.

Published a story 23rd Feb 2015 7:59 PM

IT'S certainly been a big week for Ipswich-based engineering company TAE, announcing successful contracts to maintain engines on the ground and in the air.

Ipswich engineering firm is flying high

IT'S certainly been a big week for Ipswich-based engineering company TAE, announcing successful contracts to maintain engines on the ground and in the air.

Published a story 23rd Feb 2015 6:59 PM

HIS story of salvation and reincarnation will soon be turned into a book but Ideal Guy's tale wouldn't be out of place in the movies either.

Dumped by Clive Palmer, Andy gallops back to life

HIS story of salvation and reincarnation will soon be turned into a book but Ideal Guy's tale wouldn't be out of place in the movies either.

Published a story 23rd Feb 2015 9:58 AM

IPSWICH-based engineering company TAE is flying high after winning contracts to maintain engines for the Joint Strike Fighter and the Army's main battle tank

Ipswich company to maintain engines for JSF and battle tanks

IPSWICH-based engineering company TAE is flying high after winning contracts to maintain engines for the Joint Strike Fighter and the Army's main battle tank

Published a story 20th Feb 2015 2:52 PM

ALL parts of the food eating chain are being encouraged to sign up for the Eat Local Week and Winter Harvest Festival.

Sign on for food fiesta

ALL parts of the food eating chain are being encouraged to sign up for the Eat Local Week and Winter Harvest Festival.

Published a story 19th Feb 2015 2:29 PM

IT’S the darkest of nights, you’re driving on a long, unfamiliar country road and desperately trying to find that house is a matter of life and death.

Paramedics plead for house numbers on rural properties

IT’S the darkest of nights, you’re driving on a long, unfamiliar country road and desperately trying to find that house is a matter of life and death.

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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.