Glorious floral displays at the Blackall racecourse many years ago earnt it the title of the Flemington of the West, and now a rare hibiscus is giving the outback Queensland town a similar distinction in Canberra.
The Queensland Isolated Children’s Parents’ Association annual conference has endorsed calls from its branches to lobby for specific primary production units to be included in the national curriculum.
Ongoing concerns that the Isolated Children’s Parents’ Association was left off the Queensland Anti-Cyberbullying Taskforce continued to be voiced strongly at the recent conference in Winton.
Geographically isolated families deep in the grip of Queensland’s ongoing drought are still awaiting a clear indication from the state government of whether they can continue to access the drought subsidy component of the Living Away From Home Allowance.
Originally from a Dawson Valley cotton farm, Tammie Irons is the new president of the Queensland Council of the Isolated Children’s Parents’ Association.
A trailblazing speech on outback Queensland's vast open spaces has resulted in a fresh approach to encouraging international tourism by one western shire.
Western Queensland landholders are being urged to act quickly in the wake of last week's rain as they detect signs that their pasture quality has deteriorated.
Community leaders in regional Queensland have welcomed news that the Turnbull government will extend the Farm Household Allowance scheme by another year, at a maximum cost of $30 million.
A 1:25 ratio of teachers to students in rural multi-age classrooms is a recipe for teacher burnout and poor educational outcomes for students, according to the Julia Creek branch of the Isolated Children’s Parents’ Association.
- High stakes race meets lift competition to a new level.
- Buyers buoyantly supported the generally lighter weight store stock at Emerald prime and store sale on June 21.
- One of the nation’s smallest shires, the Wujal Wujal Aboriginal Community, has shone on the national stage after taking home a major gong at the 2018 Australian Local Government excellence awards.
- Property is king when it comes to Australians’ retirement plans,
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