VIDEO: Grinder spark possible cause as firies contain blaze

Story Published: 17 Sep 2015

FIRE crews have managed to contain the blaze that destroyed a shed on Lower Mountain Rd in Dundowran.

Dundowran, Fire, Queensland Fire And Rescue Service, Rural Fire Service

UPDATE: Fire crews contain blaze burning in Point Vernon

Story Published: 5 Oct 2015

SEVERAL fire crews are back burning in Pialba to contain a grass fire burning out of control.

Back Burning, Blaze, Fire, Pialba, Queensland Fire And Rescue Service

Firefighter collapsed battling blaze

Story Published: 20 Jan 2014

A FIREFIGHTER collapsed as he fought stoically to save a home engulfed by flames. An APN photographer was there to capture...

Fire, Kingaroy, Queensland Fire And Rescue Service

Resources council wipes hands of $384m royalty downturn

Story Published: 20 Dec 2012

THE Queensland Resources Council says it can't be blamed for a forecast $384 million fall in coal royalties to be paid to...

Michael Roche, Mining, Queensland Fire And Rescue Service

'Stop, stop stop': Pilot relives the moment he crash landed

Story Published: 3 Apr 2013

UPDATE: The pilot of the plane that crash landed at the Toowoomba Airport today says remaining calm was...

Editors Picks, Pilot, Plane, Queensland Fire And Rescue Service, Toowoomba Airport

50 firefighters join annual Bike 4 Burns charity ride

Story Published: 12 May 2014

FIFTY firefighters and volunteers will leave Roma this week and make their way to Brisbane for the annual Bike 4 Burns...

Burns, Cyclists, Fundraiser, Queensland Fire And Rescue Service

Water bombers called in as bushfire burns out of control

Story Published: 16 Jan 2014

UPDATE: A bushfire near Wattle Ridge south of Toowoomba continues to escalate with fire crews evacuating...

Grassfire, Millmerran, Queensland Fire And Rescue Service, Toowoomba

Watch and Act warning reinstated for Wallace Rd, Ningi

Story Published: 8 Nov 2013

UPDATE: Wallace Rd residents urged to enact bushfire safety plans

Beachmere, Ningi, Queensland Fire And Rescue Service

Cabarlah vegetation blaze contained within fire breaks

Story Published: 9 Oct 2013

UPDATE: Emergency services have this morning returned to the scene of a large vegetation fire near...

Grassfire, Kleinton, Queensland Fire And Rescue Service, Toowoomba

VIDEO: Homeowner powerless as fire rips through garage

Story Published: 27 Nov 2013

UPDATE: Retiree Arnold Thies was contemplating whether or not it was time to get out of bed when he heard...

Fire, Queensland Fire And Rescue Service, Toowoomba

Local Partners


Find a Job

Time for change? Search local jobs
Learn More

Real Estate

Hundreds of properties listed every...
Learn More

Cars For Sale

Find cars for sale online now.
Learn More

Local Profile

Stay Connected

Get the news as it happens, in your inbox

You can change the newsletters you are subscribed to when you edit your profile

Edit Profile

Special Offers

Latest deals and offers



You have to be persistent in dishing out discipline to someone, perhaps a child, otherwise they won't understand the point of it. Consistency...

read more