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Longreach rising star takes the spotlight at top hair industry awards

Longreach-born and raised 27-year-old Louise Graham, now of Brisbane’s Hey Hair salon, has taken out the ‘crown’ as one of Australia’s brightest hairstylist stars...

Mother-of-millions / Leucaena

Mother-of-millions is a native plant from Madagascar and came into Australia as an ornamental plant. Because of Queensland’s dry arid areas, Mother-of-Millions thrives...

Q&A with Nadish Kariyawasam

How did you end up in Longreach? This was late 2016. I was living in Hobart and had no plans of leaving Tasmania for...

Northwest soccer trials

The Central West Soccer side attended the North West trials in Mt Isa last weekend. Many of the kids in the side had...

Outback league competition results

Mens South West 34 def Central West 6 Womens Southern Outback 38 def Northern Outback 6

Kennedy reigns supreme

On a very cold and breezy morning the parents, students and staff of Our Lady’s braved the conditions for their annual athletics carnival. It...

Wellshot wins big

The well-known Wellshot Hotel has been awarded the Keno Community and Achievement award at the Queensland Hotels Association Awards night. Owner Tracy Hatch said...

Tower to be named after Pat Ogden

The soon-to-be-opened Globe Tower has been given an official name which commemorates the history of the building it extends from. In a recent council...

The big boat that could

"It's been very very emotional for me the whole thing, you know. "When we just pulled her out of the water, and who should go...

Winton’s tiny town award

For its high-quality tourism products in the Age of Dinosaurs, Waltzing Matilda Centre, and a host of other exciting features, the Shire of Winton...

Netball results

Racing Stripes 34 defeated Strainers 18 Best and Fairest: Ali Mitchell and Amelia Blake Stormbirds 41 defeated Wildcards 12 Best and Fairest: Lily-Rose Wright and Heidi Karger Tension...

From beach to bush: iconic outback film festival rolls out the red carpet

Explore beyond the beaches this winter and venture to Australia’s Hollywood of the Outback as the 9th annual Vision Splendid Outback Film Festival...

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Longreach and Central West Community Event Billboard

Friday, 24 June Croquet Contact: Jean Williams on 07 4651 2354. Location: Oak Street, Barcaldine Time: 8am First Five Forever An interactive educational experience for children learning to read. Location: Longreach...

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