December 2020

Published a story 4th Dec 2020 5:34 PM

The plan to develop a direct Inland Rail link from Toowoomba to the Port of Brisbane has been supported by one of the region’s top businessmen.

Wagner, Port CEO back final link in Inland Rail line

The plan to develop a direct Inland Rail link from Toowoomba to the Port of Brisbane has been supported by one of the region’s top businessmen.

Published a story 4th Dec 2020 5:33 PM

Two properties worth potentially a collective $6 million have hit the market recently, and it comes as wealthy interstate families are considering a move to Toowoomba.

Look: Luxury Toowoomba properties you need to check out

Two properties worth potentially a collective $6 million have hit the market recently, and it comes as wealthy interstate families are considering a move to Toowoomba.

Published a story 4th Dec 2020 2:42 PM

The Toowoomba CBD’s latest laneway is now open, with the $1.6 million project completed by local contractors and suppliers.

New Toowoomba CBD laneway a $1.6m investment in economy

The Toowoomba CBD’s latest laneway is now open, with the $1.6 million project completed by local contractors and suppliers.

Published a story 4th Dec 2020 9:57 AM

Wealthy families from Sydney and Melbourne are reportedly interested in buying a award-winning luxury house north of Toowoomba, with the property expected to go for upwards of $3 million.

Wealthy families circle award-winning luxury property

Wealthy families from Sydney and Melbourne are reportedly interested in buying a award-winning luxury house north of Toowoomba, with the property expected to go for upwards of $3 million.

Published a story 3rd Dec 2020 4:36 PM

After sharing concerns about the involvement of the community in the study, Mayor Paul Antonio is confident the business case into fast rail to Toowoomba is on the right track.

Mayor confident in Toowoomba fast rail study after meeting

After sharing concerns about the involvement of the community in the study, Mayor Paul Antonio is confident the business case into fast rail to Toowoomba is on the right track.

Published a story 3rd Dec 2020 4:09 PM

A top Toowoomba construction contractor has taken out a national building award for its work on an energy efficient eco-building.

‘Eco-classroom’ scores national award for Toowoomba company

A top Toowoomba construction contractor has taken out a national building award for its work on an energy efficient eco-building.

Published a story 3rd Dec 2020 3:54 PM

The Spotted Cow will reopen to the public this weekend, following a $1.5 million renovation by its new owners. SEE THE LATEST PICS HERE:

See inside revamp of Toowoomba venue Spotted Cow

The Spotted Cow will reopen to the public this weekend, following a $1.5 million renovation by its new owners. SEE THE LATEST PICS HERE:

Published a story 3rd Dec 2020 9:09 AM

Toowoomba residents will acknowledge the anniversary of the Eureka Stockade this afternoon in the CBD.

Eureka Stockade anniversary to be marked in Toowoomba

Toowoomba residents will acknowledge the anniversary of the Eureka Stockade this afternoon in the CBD.

Published a story 2nd Dec 2020 4:45 PM

The Toowoomba Regional Council has rejected a quarry owner’s request to help pay for the upgrade of a road attached to the site’s expansion.

Council rejects quarry owner request to over cost of road

The Toowoomba Regional Council has rejected a quarry owner’s request to help pay for the upgrade of a road attached to the site’s expansion.

Published a story 2nd Dec 2020 4:38 PM

Toowoomba’s political and business leaders have given a mixed reception to the latest state budget, with Mayor Paul Antonio leading concerns about funding for water projects.

How Toowoomba’s leaders reacted to latest state budget

Toowoomba’s political and business leaders have given a mixed reception to the latest state budget, with Mayor Paul Antonio leading concerns about funding for water projects.

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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.