southern downs community

The people who have spent a decade saving lives

Premium Content The people who have spent a decade saving lives

These selfless people are the ones you need in an emergency

Recruits blitz 80hr training course to protect our region

Recruits blitz 80hr training course to protect our region

Meet the firefighters ready to respond when tragedy strikes

Accountant pursues art after retiring to Southern Downs

Accountant pursues art after retiring to Southern Downs

Artist shows it's never too late to follow a passion

Fastest woman in world rugby buys Southern Downs farm

Fastest woman in world rugby buys Southern Downs farm

Commonwealth Games star lives her dream of running cattle

Galleries weren't for Bruce, pubs are more his scene

Galleries weren't for Bruce, pubs are more his scene

Painter travels Australia to find inspiration at Southern Downs pub

GALLERY: Bunya Festival revives indigenous tradition

GALLERY: Bunya Festival revives indigenous tradition

Hundreds gather in the mountains for music, market and culture

Gnomes capture attention of TV gardening guru

Gnomes capture attention of TV gardening guru

Hundreds of gnomes call the little village home with more on the way

Happy occasion brings couple back home to start family

Happy occasion brings couple back home to start family

Young couple reflects on the day they tied the knot

GALLERY: Sunshine makes for a great day at Allora Show

GALLERY: Sunshine makes for a great day at Allora Show

Re-live all the fun of show weekend by checking out our pictures

BIRTHDAY: Lover of farm life rings in 100 years

BIRTHDAY: Lover of farm life rings in 100 years

She never smoked, never drunk and lived on the land her whole life

Eight things you didn't know about Allora

Eight things you didn't know about Allora

In the lead up to the heritage weekend, brush up on your town trivia

Hall a grand tribute to region's pioneers and battlers

Hall a grand tribute to region's pioneers and battlers

Renovations transform grand old lady into old-school gem

FAREWELL: Wife, friends say goodbye to true 'character'

FAREWELL: Wife, friends say goodbye to true 'character'

Pat Boyle lived by his wits, was true to his word and will be missed

'Most historic' car rolling into Southern Downs town

'Most historic' car rolling into Southern Downs town

Motoring enthusiasts, you'll want to get a load of this.

LAST CHANCE: Join the Killarney Christmas comeback

LAST CHANCE: Join the Killarney Christmas comeback

Enter your extravagant lights in the community competition!

'Best boss in the world' celebrates 10 years behind the bar

'Best boss in the world' celebrates 10 years behind the bar

A leap of faith into pays off for a Southern Downs publican

3D printing, comic strip created by talented youth

3D printing, comic strip created by talented youth

Budding Southern Downs artists showcase talent at gallery exhibition

Decades of experience in every stitch

Decades of experience in every stitch

A doll held by her daughters inspires an experienced seamstress

QUICK: See Southern Downs fireflies before they disappear

QUICK: See Southern Downs fireflies before they disappear

There's only a couple of weeks left to gaze at the natural wonder

WINNERS: Hatchery owners breed future leaders

WINNERS: Hatchery owners breed future leaders

The company behind a new $22mil Allora hatchery wins major award

Next