History

Sat 13 Oct 2018

How Toowoomba flourished from winery

premium_icon How Toowoomba flourished from winery

BOOZE buses and Sunday sessions sound like modern-day antics, however Toowoomba resident Jim Beh is here to set the record straight.

There were five bombs, but only two exploded

premium_icon There were five bombs, but only two exploded

FLASHBACK: The night explosions ripped through popular Rocky club, with near-fatal consequences

Mon 8 Oct 2018

1967 inquest: Go-go dancer killed in Bargara photo shoot

premium_icon 1967 inquest: Go-go dancer killed in Bargara photo shoot

WHAT was then a sleepy seaside town was shaken on November 13, 1966, when a teenage girl was shot to death in a flat.

Tue 2 Oct 2018

Gladstone flashback: Dugongs captured in Gladstone harbour

Gladstone flashback: Dugongs captured in Gladstone harbour

On this day 107 years ago, two dugong were caught at the harbour.

Wed 19 Sep 2018

How rural Australia helped heal Nazi war wounds

premium_icon How rural Australia helped heal Nazi war wounds

World War II was not the time to be growing up in Germany with Jewish blood but it's where the Fraser Coast 90-year-old's remarkable tale begins.

Sat 8 Sep 2018

Historic building founded in 1893 brought back to life

premium_icon Historic building founded in 1893 brought back to life

Trip down memory lane in the church's past. It was closed in 2002 and has been re-opened as a wedding and events venue.

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