Community News

Sun 19 Aug 2018

Homes, church spared from Severnlea blaze

Homes, church spared from Severnlea blaze

Two urban and five rural crews responded to a call out just before noon today with a grass fire coming within metres of several homes in Severnlea.

Thu 16 Aug 2018

Council plan drought discussions

Council plan drought discussions

With drought plaguing most of Queensland, Southern Downs Regional Council plans to use this month's general meeting to discuss how it can help.

Mon 13 Aug 2018

Ballandean fire within metres of destroying houses

Ballandean fire within metres of destroying houses

This Ballandean resident has praised the work of the fire fighters who saved his home from burning down.

Sun 12 Aug 2018

Southern Downs brewery's offer to help farmers in drought

Southern Downs brewery's offer to help farmers in drought

A BREWERY in the Southern Downs is doing its bit to help farmers in drought by donating kegs of its beer to pubs and venues across the region.

Wed 8 Aug 2018

PM's offsider throws his support behind dam proposal

PM's offsider throws his support behind dam proposal

SENATOR says he can see benefits for the whole region if the dam goes ahead.

Tue 7 Aug 2018

Pig plague worsens in drought

Pig plague worsens in drought

Drought in the Southern Downs is forcing feral pigs to scamper to new territory - causing widespread damage.

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