Monthly Archives: August 2014

Dimwits exhibition

Published on August 27, 2014 | in Arts/Culture

Last Friday night (22nd of August) saw the opening night of No Comply Gallery’s “Dimwits” featuring the works of local …

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Montrose Memories

Published on August 21, 2014 | in Home/Garden

When you are talking treasured properties of the Darling Downs, a well-maintained 1929 Californian bungalow is not what you would …

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Feminine Domain

Published on August 21, 2014 | in Home/Garden, Stories

‘A rose between thorns’ would appropriately describe Darling Downs farmer’s wife Sonya McVeigh, a quintessentially feminine woman in a quintessentially …

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Garden Celebrated

Published on August 21, 2014 | in Home/Garden, Stories

Photojournalist John Elliott’s new book, Ju Raku En, celebrates the beauty of Toowoomba’s Japanese Garden and tells the story of …

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Hybrid Natives

Published on August 21, 2014 | in Home/Garden

Australia has one of the most diverse groups of native plants in the world. We have some incredible plants that …

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Hobby Grows

Published on August 21, 2014 | in Home/Garden

The most pertinent advice a career counsellor can give is to ‘do what you love doing’.

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Bush Balladeer

Published on August 21, 2014 | in Arts/Culture

Dean Perrett is a successful bush ballad singer songwriter who has not lost touch with his country roots and is …

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Uplifting Art

Published on August 21, 2014 | in Arts/Culture

It was nearly four years ago that David Usher was approached about becoming Studio Manager (Visual Arts) at the University …

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Hobby Horse

Published on August 21, 2014 | in Arts/Culture, Business/Industry

There are many, many ‘horses’ at the Dalby home of Brittany Perkins-Ehrich, her husband Peter and their two-year old daughter …

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Tipperary Travellers

Published on August 21, 2014 | in Eat/Drink

It really is a long way from regional Queensland to Tipperary, a rural town in Ireland. They say Tipperary is …

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Inglewood Farms

Published on August 21, 2014 | in Eat/Drink

Australia’s largest organic poultry producer is right in our own backyard on the Darling Downs.

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Kellogg’s Connection

Published on August 21, 2014 | in Eat/Drink

Shopping in a supermarket, it is sometimes easy to forget where the food comes from. Meeting a family like the …

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