History

Thu 21 Jun 2018

It's been 90 years since Smithy's historic flight

It's been 90 years since Smithy's historic flight

THE anniversary of an historically significant event involving Ballina passed by quietly last week.

Thu 14 Jun 2018

Toowoomba's Indiana Jones digs up a confronting past

Toowoomba's Indiana Jones digs up a confronting past

HE HAS has helicoptered into remote destinations, lived for months with traditional native societies and held rock art dating back up to 28,000 years.

Tue 5 Jun 2018

Special plan to save sarcophagus in our cemetery

Special plan to save sarcophagus in our cemetery

HIS estate was worth millions, but the final resting place of Allora's century-old bachelor needs protecting, with cracks already showing.

Fri 11 May 2018

STEALING HISTORY: Thieves pinch parts of valuable wreckage

STEALING HISTORY: Thieves pinch parts of valuable wreckage

DESCENDANTS of an RAAF navigator who lost his life in a tragic crash are anguished over theft of fallen remains.

Tue 8 May 2018

Meet Murphy: Little-known story about highway gatekeeper

Meet Murphy: Little-known story about highway gatekeeper

A WARWICK man pens a story from his childhood that might surprise Southern Downs residents

Tue 1 May 2018

Murder and mayhem: The dark past of Mackay's forgotten jail

premium_icon Murder and mayhem: The dark past of Mackay's forgotten jail

Quiet suburban neighbour was once the stomping ground of killers

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