Champagne was flowing as 100 of Toowoomba’s leading business and tourism identities celebrated the opening of developer John Potter’s new hotel, Potter’s Boutique Hotel.  Guests including the city’s Mayor Paul Antonio, Toowoomba and Surat Basin Enterprise Chairman Shane Charles, 2016 It’s a Bloke Thing chairman Gary Gardner, Wagner family matriarch Mary Wagner and country music star Chelsea Basham enjoyed an alfresco cocktail party in the Hotel’s Hamptons-style restaurant and bar. The 55-room upmarket hotel, a short stroll from Grand Central Shopping Centre, is the latest hotel to open in the region’s CBD.

Banner image: Banner Image: Nellie McKinley, Paul Antonio and Robyn Leigh