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Ambitious youth centre one step closer

The wildly anticipated Winton Youth Centre has taken its next step towards actualisation. The Winton Shire Council has begun consultation with locals as to...

What’s in store for Winton Devils

What was the best moment(s) this year for your club? The Winton Devils had a few great moments throughout the 2021 season both on...

CW cases just shy of 50

In the past 24-hour-period, COVID-19 cases in the west have shot up by three, making a total of 49. Including one in Alpha, 10...

Fatal motorcycle incident

A Longreach man has died following a motorcycle crash in Longreach, yesterday morning. Early investigations indicate the man was riding along Tonkoro Road when he...

Could be better, could be raining

As a follow-on to the bright side of drought, I thought I’d consider the bright side of rain since we’ve enjoyed a bit. One of...

Blast from the past

The Northern Territory Investigation Committee has reported. Two Queenslanders comprised that Commission-Messers W. L. Payne (Chairman of the Queensland Land Administration Board), and ...

Christmas Lights Winners

Longreach Region Christmas Lights Competition Winners Ilfracombe Business 1st Prize - Bec’s Family Day Care Centre 2nd Prize - Ilfracombe Police Station Ilfracombe Residential 1st Prize - 11 Torrs...

Peltophorums at Christmas

Everybody has a certain item or event that they associate with the coming of Christmas. To me, it has always been when the Peltophorum...

Fourth recorded case in CW

A Blackall resident has been noted as the Central West community's fourth case of COVID-19. Central West Hospital and Health Service Chief Executive Anthony West...

Holding the line

In 2019 floods wreaked havoc across northern Queensland. Tens of thousands of cattle lost, businesses collapsed. Nature and the Wet Season did its worst. Yet...

A gift back to community

To share out the Christmas spirit, Outback Aussie Tours hosted a Christmas Light Tour, allowing locals to ride in the new tour bus recently...

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Barrel racing hotter than the weather!

It was at Blackall’s showgrounds last weekend, where Central Western Queensland horse enthusiasts descended to compete at the Outback Barrel Horse Circuit (OBHC) two-day...

15 new cases in CW