March 2015

Commented on a story 31st Mar 2015 6:29 PM

A CARPET snake whose meal was interrupted by the owner of the rooster it had been about to eat has come back for another go.

Python comes back for another crack at traumatised rooster

"But... Did the lady " traumatise " the snake ?. Let's face it. Pythons are carnivores. So, why..."

Commented on a story 31st Mar 2015 12:27 PM

FESTIVAL-GOERS will be able to relax at the new chill out zone as part of this year’s Easterfest.

Easterfest has new chilled vibe

"" chilled vive " ?. Maybe for some people but certainly not for our native wildlife that live or..."

Commented on a story 30th Mar 2015 10:48 AM

THE GST rate could be changed – but only if there is “broad political consensus for change” a Federal Government white paper has declared.

GST could be changed, government white paper says

"well.. how about the Gov't reduce the tax on smokes by about 140 %. Smokin Joe can encourage the habit..."

Commented on a story 30th Mar 2015 10:10 AM

THE GST rate could be changed – but only if there is “broad political consensus for change” a Federal Government white paper has declared.

GST could be changed, government white paper says

"Not exactly. From a political point of view ( whatever the flavour of a party in Gov't ). They see a..."

Commented on a story 28th Mar 2015 2:43 PM

ON DUTY: Lance Corporal James Ryan stops for a photo with fellow First World War soldiers.

Psychologist pays tribute to grandfather

"I am pleased to hear that Irene and Jack have been given the opportunity to visit Gallipoli this..."

Commented on a story 27th Mar 2015 1:08 PM

A NEW $43m Bunnings warehouse in the Toowoomba CBD will go to a full council meeting for approval.

New CBD Bunnings to go to full council meeting

"I wonder where Bunnings expect their customer base to come from with a shop in the CBD. Perhaps they..."

Commented on a story 26th Mar 2015 11:24 AM

AN ELDERLY pensioner told Maroochydore Magistrates Court he would rather go to jail than pay almost $2500 for placing a “look only” sign in his caravan window.

Elderly man fined $2377 for sign in his caravan window

"Pathetic that this Council fined him in the first place. Why was the bloke not asked to remove the..."

Commented on a story 25th Mar 2015 11:36 AM

A TOOWOOMBA workplace has turned pink in support of Letitia Shelton’s 40-day fundraising ride to support the city’s vulnerable women and girls.

Toowoomba techies go pink for 40-day ride

"What I have read in regards to ' city woman ' I am of the impression that they see woman alone, as..."

Commented on a story 23rd Mar 2015 4:10 PM

NETFLIX will undercut its main rivals by a $1 a month when it launches in Australia on Tuesday.

Netflix to undercut rivals by $1 a month in Australia

"The above is yet another reason why people choose to cry ' time poor ' That's people who choose to..."

Commented on a story 23rd Mar 2015 4:00 PM

<strong>MAYOR'S DESK: </strong>Last week we celebrated Harmony Day, a day established 15 years ago to celebrate Australia’s remarkable cultural diversity.

Mayor: We are proud to be a multicultural city

"Great timing Antonio. Your LNP Prime Minister just recently told us that Aborigines , in some parts of..."

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