Charters Towers Regional Report May 5

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Catch up on all the action from around Charters Towers this week with our Regional Report. The Charters Towers Country Music Festival was in town and good growth on last year shows it's here to stay, Bob Katter talks election and the Towers' newest Australian citizen. All this, Plus … [Read more...]

The photographer behind ‘The Green Desert’

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Award winning Australian landscape photographer Peter Elfes has brought his world-renowned exhibition The Green Desert to The World Theatre. The gallery displays the stunning vista of Kati Thanda, commonly known as Lake Eyre, in South Australia and the many natural changes it underwent in the … [Read more...]

$50,000 art award entries open

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All local indigenous artists are being urged to enter their work into this year’s National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Award (NATSIAA). There are six different categories for different styles of art each with $5,000 prizemoney for the winner. The major art award, however, has a … [Read more...]

What’s On this weekend

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Let's take a look at what’s on in and around Charter’s Towers this weekend. On Sunday morning Blackheath and Thornburgh have their P&F Triathlon at the school. For all those competing registration open at 7am, and those just coming along to watch the racing starts at 7:30. The cost … [Read more...]

Charters Towers Regional Report 25 Feb

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A round up of news and events from across the region in this week's Charters Towers Regional Report. All the action from the North Queensland Extreme Offroad Challenge, a local artist beats depression to have her first exhibition and two inspirational students use their scholarship money to fund … [Read more...]

What’s On in Charters Towers

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If you're looking for some entertainment this weekend we've got plenty of options for you in this week's What's On. Starting tonight there’s the North Queensland Extreme Offroad Challenge, running through until Sunday. Catch rollovers, winch cables snapping and drivers pushing themselves … [Read more...]