September 2020

Published a story 29th Sep 2020 10:14 AM

A TOOWOOMBA CBD site that housed a national rental car chain is part of a $4.3 million cash splash by a local investor.

CBD corner site part of developer’s $4.3m cash splash

A TOOWOOMBA CBD site that housed a national rental car chain is part of a $4.3 million cash splash by a local investor.

Published a story 28th Sep 2020 5:19 PM

THE reserve-shattering sale of a new service station and drive-through restaurant could trigger a wave of investment in Toowoomba’s western corridor.

Why $8.62m asset sale could trigger new investment wave

THE reserve-shattering sale of a new service station and drive-through restaurant could trigger a wave of investment in Toowoomba’s western corridor.

Published a story 28th Sep 2020 5:04 PM

TRIBUTES have flowed for the Toowoomba Cobb and Co Museum co-founder Jennifer Cardell, who died after a short battle with cancer.

‘Generous’ woman behind Toowoomba landmark dies

TRIBUTES have flowed for the Toowoomba Cobb and Co Museum co-founder Jennifer Cardell, who died after a short battle with cancer.

Published a story 28th Sep 2020 4:38 PM

OFFICERS at the Toowoomba Regional Council have seriously questioned the need for a proposed school in a growing area just outside the city.

Council questions need for new Toowoomba school

OFFICERS at the Toowoomba Regional Council have seriously questioned the need for a proposed school in a growing area just outside the city.

Published a story 28th Sep 2020 11:29 AM

A NEWLY-built Toowoomba service station and McDonald’s restaurant has been sold for more than $8 million to a Queensland investor.

Investor snaps up Toowoomba asset for eye-watering amount

A NEWLY-built Toowoomba service station and McDonald’s restaurant has been sold for more than $8 million to a Queensland investor.

Published a story 28th Sep 2020 9:15 AM

A RESIDENTIAL care facility for people with disabilities has been approved by the Toowoomba Regional Council.

New disability residential units coming to Toowoomba

A RESIDENTIAL care facility for people with disabilities has been approved by the Toowoomba Regional Council.

Published a story 24th Sep 2020 6:18 PM

THE man who crossed the Simpson Desert for charity last year says he has been overwhelmed by the support received for his latest endeavour.

Toowoomba man smashes fundraising goals for Youngcare

THE man who crossed the Simpson Desert for charity last year says he has been overwhelmed by the support received for his latest endeavour.

Published a story 24th Sep 2020 6:08 PM

THE Toowoomba Regional Council has granted another extension to a planned subdivision that was originally approved six years ago.

COVID-19 forces developer to delay planned subdivision

THE Toowoomba Regional Council has granted another extension to a planned subdivision that was originally approved six years ago.

Published a story 24th Sep 2020 5:44 PM

A MAJOR wholesale plant nursery north of Toowoomba has proposed an extension to its footprint with the council.

Regional wholesale nursery proposes expansion to council

A MAJOR wholesale plant nursery north of Toowoomba has proposed an extension to its footprint with the council.

Published a story 24th Sep 2020 5:06 PM

TOOWOOMBA residents have again rallied behind Shaun McCarthy and his family, a month after the local man had a brain tumour removed.

Toowoomba community rallies behind tumour patient

TOOWOOMBA residents have again rallied behind Shaun McCarthy and his family, a month after the local man had a brain tumour removed.

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Tom has been with News Regional Media since 2013, having worked in newsrooms across south-west Queensland. Prior to his appointment at The Chronicle, he was the editor of the Western Star in Roma for 18 months. Growing up in Brisbane, he studied journalism at Queensland University of Technology. Away from work, he is happily in a relationship with his partner Sarah and enjoys playing music with his band in Toowoomba and supporting the Brisbane Broncos.