June 2020

Published a story 3rd Jun 2020 2:35 PM

Applications are now open for council’s $1 million Community Infrastructure Grants Program and $300,000 Community Organisation Hardship & Assistance Grants Program.

Community groups invited to take advantage of new funding

Applications are now open for council’s $1 million Community Infrastructure Grants Program and $300,000 Community Organisation Hardship & Assistance Grants Program.

Published a story 3rd Jun 2020 2:05 PM

Hoping to give people a positive mindset about their bodies and inspire them to reach their full potential, Frazer is the newest personal trainer at Fit Tribe Chinchilla.

NEW PERSONAL TRAINER: Hoping to inspire positive body image

Hoping to give people a positive mindset about their bodies and inspire them to reach their full potential, Frazer is the newest personal trainer at Fit Tribe Chinchilla.

Published a story 2nd Jun 2020 4:02 PM

DESPITE an increase in adoptions due to COVID-19, the Tara animal shelter is urging people to continue to look after their animals when they head back to work.

Western Downs pet rescue don’t want to see their dogs back

DESPITE an increase in adoptions due to COVID-19, the Tara animal shelter is urging people to continue to look after their animals when they head back to work.

Published a story 2nd Jun 2020 3:58 PM

The Origin Energy Foundation is working with SolarBuddy, to improve the lives of children living in energy poverty by distributing portable solar lights made by Australian children.

Chinchilla family helping children living in energy poverty

The Origin Energy Foundation is working with SolarBuddy, to improve the lives of children living in energy poverty by distributing portable solar lights made by Australian children.

Published a story 2nd Jun 2020 3:34 PM

Under Racing Queensland’s new regionalised meeting format, Chinchilla Race Club can hold additional race meets

Chinchilla club helps keep country racing alive during COVID

Under Racing Queensland’s new regionalised meeting format, Chinchilla Race Club can hold additional race meets

May 2020

Published a story 27th May 2020 4:59 PM

Council’s delivery of its $50 million COVID-19 Recovery Package is well underway, with the first works under the Accelerated Infrastructure Program breaking ground across the region.

First ground breaks on Recovery Package projects

Council’s delivery of its $50 million COVID-19 Recovery Package is well underway, with the first works under the Accelerated Infrastructure Program breaking ground across the region.

Published a story 27th May 2020 4:40 PM

THE Chinchilla cake decorating classes were a highlight for Mary Reid but it was the friendships she formed with them that she says was the icing on the cake.

Chinchilla girls feature in new wedding cake book

THE Chinchilla cake decorating classes were a highlight for Mary Reid but it was the friendships she formed with them that she says was the icing on the cake.

Published a story 27th May 2020 2:15 PM

Despite being home alone, Jess Gleeson found some creative ways to keep her weight loss and fitness journey on track.

ISOLATION TRANSFORMATION: Reaching goals at home

Despite being home alone, Jess Gleeson found some creative ways to keep her weight loss and fitness journey on track.

Published a story 25th May 2020 4:55 PM

We spoke to some local students about what they missed most about being away from school during COVID-19.

PHOTO GALLERY: 38 photos from students first day back

We spoke to some local students about what they missed most about being away from school during COVID-19.

Published a story 24th May 2020 2:55 PM

Most of them have been there since February but their stay at Columboola Country veterans retreat has been one to remember.

Three veterans stay at local veteran retreat during lockdowns

Most of them have been there since February but their stay at Columboola Country veterans retreat has been one to remember.

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