central highlands

Flood of donations a paw-sitive turnaround for organisation

premium_icon Flood of donations a paw-sitive turnaround for organisation

Central Highlands communities have supported the animal rescue organisation through...

Communities to lead the annual arts celebrations

premium_icon Communities to lead the annual arts celebrations

The workshops, awards and exhibitions will celebrate talented artists across the...

Volunteers are the beating hearts of Highlands communities

premium_icon Volunteers are the beating hearts of Highlands communities

‘If you want sports, community fairs, rodeos, and other activities, without...

Families make a beeline to playgrounds and cafes

premium_icon Families make a beeline to playgrounds and cafes

Some restaurants and cafes have made the most of dine in options while others still...

Seasonal workers flock to fruit farms for harvest

premium_icon Seasonal workers flock to fruit farms for harvest

Strict guidelines have been put in place to prevent the spread of coronavirus to...

Backyard bucket list key to boosting tourism business

premium_icon Backyard bucket list key to boosting tourism business

Make the most of travel bans by exploring everything the region has to offer.

Emerald mum voted the regions’ best home gardener

premium_icon Emerald mum voted the regions’ best home gardener

She has maintained gardens across town and started her own home-based nursery.

$300k boost to fast-track road upgrades in CQ

premium_icon $300k boost to fast-track road upgrades in CQ

The funds were delivered as part of a Federal Government program to improve roads...

Election of deputy mayor kicks off first council meeting

premium_icon Election of deputy mayor kicks off first council meeting

There were air-hugs and air-handshakes as successful candidates embraced social...

VOTE NOW: Best tradie in the Central Highlands

VOTE NOW: Best tradie in the Central Highlands

You nominated your favourite tradies from across the region. Now you can vote for...

Qld region remains free from Covid-19

premium_icon Qld region remains free from Covid-19

Coronavirus hot spots across the state revealed.

Small store home to the region’s best burger

premium_icon Small store home to the region’s best burger

The extensive burger range will be available through takeaway while restrictions...

Women supporting women through online community

premium_icon Women supporting women through online community

Two Emerald friends have created a page to support, empower and inspire women...

Concern over youth disobeying isolation rules

premium_icon Concern over youth disobeying isolation rules

‘It’s restricting access and preventing them from being able to participate in all...

Emerald woman shares a true fairytale of friendship

premium_icon Emerald woman shares a true fairytale of friendship

A ‘needle in a haystack’ mission brought her two new friends from the other side of...

Sewers make surgical supplies amid equipment shortage

premium_icon Sewers make surgical supplies amid equipment shortage

Never in a million years did this Clermont business owner think she would be...

premium_icon Mayor Kerry Hayes on COVID-19

On Tuesday, March 24, Central Highlands Regional Council mayor Kerry Hayes...

Win more than $50k at annual autumn race day

Win more than $50k at annual autumn race day

Explore the Central Highlands town and see all it has to offer.

Man attacked bartender after being cut off

premium_icon Man attacked bartender after being cut off

There was no beer on tap and so the Emerald man went for the spirits

Ratepayers can take a chunk off their bills

premium_icon Ratepayers can take a chunk off their bills

Up to 10 per cent discount for Central Highlands residents.

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