May 2021

Published a story 7th May 2021 1:40 PM

Toowoomba’s current rental market has been described as a “crisis” by certain figures. Now a top property analyst is coming to town to determine the reasons for it.

Top property expert to dissect Toowoomba’s housing ‘crisis’

Toowoomba’s current rental market has been described as a “crisis” by certain figures. Now a top property analyst is coming to town to determine the reasons for it.

Published a story 7th May 2021 9:17 AM

Toowoomba singer-songwriter is building an impressive collection of accolades, adding to it at the Queensland Music Awards.

Toowoomba singer’s big win at Queensland Music Awards

Toowoomba singer-songwriter is building an impressive collection of accolades, adding to it at the Queensland Music Awards.

Published a story 6th May 2021 4:20 PM

Tattooist John Poole’s death has evoked stream of tributes from co-workers, friends and customers who described him as a talented artist with a big heart.

Giant of tattoo industry leaves mark on co-workers, customers

Tattooist John Poole’s death has evoked stream of tributes from co-workers, friends and customers who described him as a talented artist with a big heart.

Published a story 6th May 2021 1:26 PM

Police were directing traffic through a busy city intersection after it was blocked by a car which flipped onto its roof in a two-vehicle crash.

Car flips onto roof after crash at busy intersection

Police were directing traffic through a busy city intersection after it was blocked by a car which flipped onto its roof in a two-vehicle crash.

Published a story 6th May 2021 1:00 PM

A small town north of Toowoomba is hoping to generate plenty of tourism dollars with a new festival celebrating mountain biking.

Small town launches mountain biking fest to attract tourists

A small town north of Toowoomba is hoping to generate plenty of tourism dollars with a new festival celebrating mountain biking.

Published a story 6th May 2021 9:58 AM

One of the Toowoomba CBD’s most popular destinations for food has hit the market. The owner has explained why he has decided to sell now.

Why foodie paradise owner is selling top CBD precinct

One of the Toowoomba CBD’s most popular destinations for food has hit the market. The owner has explained why he has decided to sell now.

Published a story 5th May 2021 4:37 PM

Wagners is hoping to open its new $5m manufacturing plant by the end of the year, and the company has already secured work with one of world’s largest corporations.

Wagners ramps up US expansion plans with $5m Texas factory

Wagners is hoping to open its new $5m manufacturing plant by the end of the year, and the company has already secured work with one of world’s largest corporations.

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Tom has been with News Regional Media since 2013, having worked in newsrooms across south-west Queensland. Prior to his appointment at The Chronicle, he was the editor of the Western Star in Roma for 18 months. Growing up in Brisbane, he studied journalism at Queensland University of Technology. Away from work, he is happily in a relationship with his partner Sarah and enjoys playing music with his band in Toowoomba and supporting the Brisbane Broncos.