Poetic end to another Melon Festival

Poetic end to another Melon Festival

Bush poetry duo wrap up another memorable Melon Fest.

Milk price hike 'great news' for dairy farmers

Milk price hike 'great news' for dairy farmers

South Burnett dairy farmer said it was 'great news'.

Woman taken to hospital after three-vehicle crash at roundabout

Woman taken to hospital after three-vehicle crash at...

Woman taken to hospital in ambulance


So sweet to be loved by you: reliving first date at festival

So sweet to be loved by you: reliving first date at festival

He was in Gatton, she was in Roma, and they met halfway in Chinchilla.

Police reveal tragic encounter with pre-teen meth addicts

Police reveal tragic encounter with pre-teen meth addicts

The haunting memory of seeing two Dalby kids addicted to ice at ages 12 and 13 fuels the police officer to end drug crime in his town.

Victory for Vera at Miss Melon 'Love' pageant

Victory for Vera at Miss Melon 'Love' pageant

Fifteen vintage beauties compete to be crowned Miss Melon 'Love' 2019.

ROLLING COVERAGE: Record breaking melon weighed

ROLLING COVERAGE: Record breaking melon weighed

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Stretching things out this Melon Festival

Stretching things out this Melon Festival

Melon bungy is back this Melon Festival!


Iron Men and Women crowned at Melon Festival

Iron Men and Women crowned at Melon Festival

Chinchilla's new iron men and women have been crowned.

Chinchilla man devours his way to melon eating victory

Chinchilla man devours his way to melon eating victory

Nine local celebrities took part in the melon eating challenge at the weekend.

PHOTO GALLERY: Free melon feast

PHOTO GALLERY: Free melon feast

Hundreds of melons handed out to celebrate festival's star attraction

Melon skiing a sweet treat for visitors

Melon skiing a sweet treat for visitors

The melon skis are getting a workout as hundreds line up for their chance to slide through the watermelons.

Melon size is the key to dash success, says winner

Melon size is the key to dash success, says winner

Dozens sprint down Chinchilla's main street armed with watermelons in tow

BUSHFIRE: Fireys to work throughout the day to contain fire

BUSHFIRE: Fireys to work throughout the day to contain fire

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School writes to parents warning of suspect vehicle

School writes to parents warning of suspect vehicle

Police appeal for information on faded red sedan near state school

Water bombs target massive border bushfire

Water bombs target massive border bushfire

Rural Fire Service to monitor large bushfire near NSW border

You could die waiting for aged care services

You could die waiting for aged care services

Vital home care lags months or years for 127,000 older Aussies.

Bushfire in Girraween National Park destroys shed and car

Bushfire in Girraween National Park destroys shed and car

UPDATE: Firefighters say blaze is expected to burn for days

Water hole fatality causes council to assess safety

Water hole fatality causes council to assess safety

Talk of shutting down the popular tourist spot quickly shut down.

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Dream come true at Miles Races

Race day has crowds watching runners on four legs and two.

Melon Fest starts with a Big Bash

Melon Fest starts with a Big Bash

Cricket fans converge for the Melon Big Bash.

Girls trial for rep netball teams

Girls trial for rep netball teams

Netball players trial for local inter district competition.

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'Housing tax': Phrase you will be hearing as election looms

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BUSHFIRES: Why the sun and moon go red

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Man trapped under machinery

Man trapped under machinery on private property

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‘Save me’: Chilling text before alleged rape

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Queensland resident finds massive 40kg scrub python in home

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Cyclone Oma threatens Queensland

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