History

Wed 17 Apr 2019

23 MINUTES: Agonising search for fire after alarm

23 MINUTES: Agonising search for fire after alarm

Staff at Notre Dame Cathedral took 23 minutes to find the raging inferno that destroyed the iconic landmark, it has emerged.

Tue 16 Apr 2019

EPIC BATTLE: Firefighters save iconic Notre Dame towers

EPIC BATTLE: Firefighters save iconic Notre Dame towers

Parisian firefighters have fought and won an almighty battle to preserve iconic Notre-Dame Cathedral, after it was engulfed in a catastrophic fire.

Mon 15 Apr 2019

Heritage festival puts spotlight on our culture and history

Heritage festival puts spotlight on our culture and history

THE Australian Heritage Festival launches across the country this week, bringing to life a wide range of Australian culture and history.

Tue 9 Apr 2019

Trips down memory lane to give Toowoomba site character

Trips down memory lane to give Toowoomba site character

AS THE Toowoomba Council looks to re-imagine a Margaret Street site it is also keen to acknowledge its past.

Sat 6 Apr 2019

Don ready to hit the road again with Cobb & Co

Don ready to hit the road again with Cobb & Co

DON Ross will retrace the 76km route of Cobb & Co Mail Service No. 177 to celebrate the 95th anniversary of the last coach run.

Thu 14 Feb 2019

Gruesome history of Valentine’s Day

Gruesome history of Valentine’s Day

On Valentine’s Day, romance reigns supreme. But how did a martyr’s decapitation and festival of bloodshed become a global celebration of love?

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