LET DOWN: Mother and former child care operator, Bec Huth pictured with her daughter Indiya who attends prep at St Joseph's, says a lot of parents feel like they have run out of after school care options.
LET DOWN: Mother and former child care operator, Bec Huth pictured with her daughter Indiya who attends prep at St Joseph's, says a lot of parents feel like they have run out of after school care options. Kate McCormack

After-school care closure leaves parents high and dry

PARENTS have been left in the lurch after childcare service Camp Australia announced it would no longer offer an after-school care program at St Joseph's Catholic primary school days after taking bookings.

Dozens of Chinchilla parents have been left scrambling to find new after-school arrangements for their children before the 2019 school year started.

Chinchilla mother Bec Huth told the Chinchilla News many parents have been left in the lurch by the shock announcement.

Read the full story here.


EASTER TRAGEDY: Two-storey home destroyed by fire overnight

EASTER TRAGEDY: Two-storey home destroyed by fire overnight

A two-storey timber home has been gutted by flames overnight.

Dorrie celebrates 103rd birthday

Dorrie celebrates 103rd birthday

Miles resident shares her story and tips for happiness.