April 2015

Published a story 15th Apr 2015 2:50 PM

IS THERE really something out there – or in there? Is it real or is it fake? Or is it just a ploy to sell more alcohol?

No question of spirits making pub home, say ghost hunters

IS THERE really something out there – or in there? Is it real or is it fake? Or is it just a ploy to sell more alcohol?

Published a story 13th Apr 2015 6:33 PM

WORK on an exciting multi-million dollar, multi-sports park at Fernvale has been given the green light to start.

Fernvale's sports park set to start

WORK on an exciting multi-million dollar, multi-sports park at Fernvale has been given the green light to start.

Published a story 10th Apr 2015 2:48 PM

WHEN a 105-year-old asks you to come back for her next birthday, it’s an invitation you’re not going to forget or turn down.

Marvellous Marjorie's milestone of 106

WHEN a 105-year-old asks you to come back for her next birthday, it’s an invitation you’re not going to forget or turn down.

Published a story 7th Apr 2015 4:22 PM

A CALL for people to get more intimate with their waterways has also provided a race chance for some to get closer to nature.

Connect to your creek and get back to nature

A CALL for people to get more intimate with their waterways has also provided a race chance for some to get closer to nature.

Published a story 6th Apr 2015 8:43 AM

SCHULTE’S Meat Tavern was founded in 1952 by Wolfgang Schulte, a German immigrant who had trained as a master butcher.

Fate placed Schulte family in meat game

SCHULTE’S Meat Tavern was founded in 1952 by Wolfgang Schulte, a German immigrant who had trained as a master butcher.

Published a story 6th Apr 2015 8:38 AM

FROM modest butcher shop to large meat and smallgoods store, Schulte’s is about to expand even more – and is even heading for the big smoke.

Schulte's Meat Tavern expanding on their success

FROM modest butcher shop to large meat and smallgoods store, Schulte’s is about to expand even more – and is even heading for the big smoke.

Published a story 2nd Apr 2015 7:49 PM

PUBS in Ipswich are going to the wall but 20 minutes out of town a hotel that opened its doors 100 years ago is showing everyone how it’s done.

Family pub moving with the times

PUBS in Ipswich are going to the wall but 20 minutes out of town a hotel that opened its doors 100 years ago is showing everyone how it’s done.

Published a story 2nd Apr 2015 11:17 AM

THIS is a story about a book store that became a coffee shop that became so much more to its owners, employees, customers and community.

Book store's story changes

THIS is a story about a book store that became a coffee shop that became so much more to its owners, employees, customers and community.

Published a story 1st Apr 2015 11:01 AM

YOU could say Air Commodore Scott Winchester spent 26 years preparing for his new job.

Air Commodore's lead role at Amberley 26 years in the making

YOU could say Air Commodore Scott Winchester spent 26 years preparing for his new job.

March 2015

Published a story 31st Mar 2015 9:52 PM

AIR Commodore Scott Winchester’s career is flying high but it’s also built on the knowledge and experience of every nut and bolt in the air force.

Career built from the ground up for RAAF Air Commodore

AIR Commodore Scott Winchester’s career is flying high but it’s also built on the knowledge and experience of every nut and bolt in the air force.

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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.