25 fun facts to celebrate Queensland Day!

Queensland Day 2016

Break out the candles, banners and cake, it's Queensland Day! (any excuse will do). Queensland Day celebrates our independence as a colony in 1859 and we have much to celebrate here in the Sunshine State since then... not the least being our recent origin win. Queensland’s 1 727 000 square … [Read more...]

Ladies day for Charters Towers Miners RLFC

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It’s the last week to order tickets to the Charters Towers Miners RLFC Ladies Day event which will be held on July 2. Lunch will be held at 1:00pm at the Enterprise Hotel. The U20’s kick off at 3:00pm followed by Reserve Grade at 4:30pm and A Grade at 6:00pm. Tickets cost $65pp and … [Read more...]

May 27 – What does it mean to you?

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May 27 marks the anniversary of Australia's most successful referendum and a defining event in our nation’s history. The day Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples were recognised under the Commonwealth and in the national census. Over 90 per cent of Australians voted in favour of the … [Read more...]

Local graziers say no to new vegetation management legislation

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AgForce Queensland held a community forum with local graziers in Charters Towers this afternoon to discuss the effects of the Governments proposed changes to vegetation management laws. President Grant Maudsley was on hand to answer questions and inform farmers on just how detrimental these laws … [Read more...]