Crafty Greenvale ladies donate knee throws

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A group of talented Greenvale women have been hard at work crafting knee throws for Charters Towers’ senior citizens. The women, Brenda McGregor, Kareyn Yeates and Liz Davey who call themselves The Crafty Ladies, have received praise for their efforts from Mayor Frank Beveridge and portfolio … [Read more...]

Birthing services still a long way off for Charters Towers


Locally born babies are still a long way off for expectant mothers here in the Towers. An upgrade to the birthing services at the Charters Towers Health Centre is something our expectant mothers have been waiting for. And they’ll keep waiting according to local health official Vicky … [Read more...]

Townsville tours The Towers

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As part of the current Regional Open Day promotion being undertaken in the Townsville North Queensland region until the end of the month, around 50 Townsvillians have descended on Charters Towers for a one day sightseeing coach tour. The coach departed Townsville at 7.30am and headed west for a … [Read more...]

A safer Bruce Highway


In light of a school bus crashing with a semi-trailer on the Bruce Highway near Townsville this morning, the government has announced the completion of the $137.5 million upgrade to Townsville's stretch of the Bruce Highway. Saying it's now one step closer, with an overpass of the North Coast … [Read more...]

Council Identifies Emerging Leader

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Local Charters Towers businessman has been selected to take part in Townsville Enterprise’s Emerging Leaders Program. Brian Miller, owner and managing director of local based business Aussie Powersports has been named by Charters Towers Regional Council as the local participant in the Emerging … [Read more...]