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It pays to loaf a little bit when making bread

Regional Hub Release New England Highway realignment, March 2017
WHEN it comes to bread, Toowoomba baker Troy Hagan knows how to whip up a great loaf…

Toowoomba Second Range Crossing

Regional Hub Release New England Highway realignment, June 2016 (900 KB)
As part of constructing the Toowoomba Second Range Crossing (TSRC), the New England Highway at Mount Kynoch will be realigned…

Wellcamp Media Releases

Regional Hub Release Media Release 7 March 2016 (1.47 KB)
Deniliquin Council has struck a watershed agreement that could change the face of Australia’s regional freight services. A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) has been signed with Toowoomba’s Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport (BWWA)…

Big Boost for Defence Spending in Groom

Regional Hub Release Media Release 28 February 2016 (137 KB)
The Federal Member for Groom Ian Macfarlane has today welcomed the 2016 Defence White Paper, which has secured the long-term future of Defence facilities at Oakey and Cabarlah with more than $450 million in funding over the next two decades.

TSRC preferred tenderer announced

Regional Hub Release Media Release 3 July 2015 (32 KB)
TSBE is pleased to congratulate Nexus who have been announced today as the preferred tenderer for the Toowoomba Second Range Crossing. TSBE has spoken to Nexus this morning and they have said they are proud and honoured to have been awarded the tender.

BWWA welcomes first QantasLink flight!

Regional Hub Release Media Release 17 November 2014 (194 KB)
Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport has welcomed its inaugural QantasLink flight – the first regular passenger service through Australia’s newest airport. The media release and fact sheet from yesterday’s event are attached for your information along with a a link to pics taken on the day.

Casa Stamp for Australia’s Newest Airport…

Regional Hub Release Media Release 24 October 2014 (57.1 KB)
Australia’s peak aviation safety body has given Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport the green light for regular passenger transport (RPT). In what is a major milestone for Australia’s newest airport in 50 years, the Civil Aviation Safety Authority has approved Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport as a certified aerodrome.

Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport to be new hub for regional Queensland…

Regional Hub Release Media Release 15 October 2014 (105 KB)
New destinations via Regional Express (REX) will service BWWA from January 1 2015.

Community Open Day Announced for Australia’s Newest Airport…

High School heralds new era of liveability for Highfields Media Release 30 July 2014 (878 KB)
In a landmark event, the gates to Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport (BWW Airport) will be thrown open to the public on Sunday 28 September from 9.30am to 4pm in a special celebration to preview Australia’s newest airport before it officially opens later this year.

Highfields Support Powers Tour of Toowoomba to New Heights…

High School heralds new era of liveability for Highfields Media Release 8 March 2013 (878 KB)
Highfields Village Shopping Centre is again showcasing its strong support for the ever-growing FKG Tour of Toowoomba and will sponsor the opening Stage of this year’s event

Highfields Tops Queensland’s Population Growth Rates…

High School heralds new era of liveability for Highfields Media Release 8 February 2013 (878 KB)
The Highfields community, north of Toowoomba, is the fastest growing location in Queensland

Highfields Village Block Party 2012…

High School heralds new era of liveability for Highfields Lamplights – HighCountryNews121204 (878 KB)
Top Aussie Band at Block Party this Friday
High School heralds new era of liveability for Highfields Lamplights to rock Highfields’ annual Christmas block party | Toowoomba Chronicle” (878 KB)
Lamplights to rock Highfields Village annual block
High School heralds new era of liveability for Highfields HCN – Block Party 27-11-2012 (878 KB)
Highfields Village Block party just over a week away…

Highfields Village Shopping Centre news…

High School heralds new era of liveability for Highfields High Country News 19 June 2012 – TOT (878 KB)
Tour of Toowoomba if major boost to local economy.
High School heralds new era of liveability for Highfields HighCountryNews120828 – OMGosh & Expansion (878 KB)
Highfields Village Shopping Centre welcomes OMGosh.  Highfields Village Shopping Centre redeveloping and expanding after five years.
High School heralds new era of liveability for Highfields Sunshine Coast Daily 31-5-2012 (878 KB)
Big Redevelopment at Highfields Village

A new food precinct for Highfields Village Shopping Centre…

High School heralds new era of liveability for Highfields High Country News – Precinct Opening – 12 June 2012High Country News 19 June 2012 – FP OpeningNew food precinct begins growth | Toowoomba Food | Wineries and Restaurants in Toowoomba | Toowoomba ChronicleNew food precinct attracts diners | Toowoomba News | Local News in Toowoomba | Toowoomba Chronicle (878 KB)
The  Highfields Village Shopping Centre new food precinct was officially opened by Mayor Paul Antonio and Mac Stirling on the 9th of June 2012.

A High School in Highfields ……

High School heralds new era of liveability for Highfields High School heralds new era of liveability for Highfields (878 KB)
Toowoomba Chronicle 28 March 2012. Highfields is ready to enter a new phase of liveability thanks to the recent announcement that a high school will open in the town in 2015. Click on the link to read the rest of this story…
High School e-Petition needs more signatures High School e-Petition needs more signatures (275 KB)
Highfields Herald, Tuesday 26 July 2011
High school for Highfields battle hots up High school for Highfields battle hots up (184 KB)
Tuesday 24 January 2012
High school for Highfields is bound to become POLITICAL FOOTBALL High school for Highfields is bound to become POLITICAL FOOTBALL (382 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 7 November 2011
Highschool Battle Highschool Battle (683 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 30 May 2011
Minister keen to talk with high school supporters Minister keen to talk with high school supporters (72 KB)
Highfields Herald, Tuesday 26 July 2011
New State High School for Highfields Minister comes to look for himself BACK TO THE DRAWING BOARD New State High School for Highfields Minister comes to look for himself BACK TO THE DRAWING BOARD (260 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 8 August 2011
Community will benefit from new high school Community will benefit from new high school (67 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 22 March 2010
Persistence Pays Off Persistence Pays Off (499 KB)
Highfields Herald, 15 March 2010
Shine announces government purchase HIGH SCHOOL LAND Shine announces government purchase HIGH SCHOOL LAND (286 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 8 March 2010

 

FKG Tour of Toowoomba ……

Cycle classic - 11am Saturday at Highfields Village Cycle classic – 11am Saturday at Highfields Village (66 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 21 June 2010
Cycling Excitement Cycling Excitement (376 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 28 June 2010
Cyclists urged to join Endeavour Challenge Cyclists urged to join Endeavour Challenge (57 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 21 June 2010
Elite juniors on track for Toowoomba Elite juniors on track for Toowoomba (887 KB)
Chronicle, Friday 18 June 2010
Grenda snatches first-day honours Grenda snatches first-day honours (532 KB)
The Chronicle, Saturday 26 June 2010
Riders ready for Tour of Toowoomba Riders ready for Tour of Toowoomba (168 KB)
Chronicle, Saturday 12 June 2010
Shaw wins his first major title Shaw wins his first major title (141 KB)
The Chronicle, Monday 28 June 2010
Sprinter praises organisers' efforts Sprinter praises organisers’ efforts (558 KB)
The Chronicle, Friday 25 June 2010
Tour ride for social cyclists Tour ride for social cyclists (228 KB)
Chronicle, Thursday 10 June 2010
Virgin Blue team set to fly on tour Virgin Blue team set to fly on tour (623 KB)
The Chronicle, Friday 25 June 2010

 

Land Availability ……

Red tape ties Queensland developers' hands Red tape ties Queensland developers’ hands (255 KB)
Courier Mail, Thursday 21 May 2010

Highfields Village Shopping Centre ……

Belief in Potential of Highfields Belief in Potential of Highfields (437 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 7 December 2010
Chemist taps into buyer power of Terry White group Chemist taps into buyer power of Terry White group (377 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 17 May 2010
Craig's Highfields Hardware GRAND OPENING Craig’s Highfields Hardware GRAND OPENING (2523 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 8 November 2010
Craig's Highfields Hardware staff get behind Movember Craig’s Highfields Hardware staff get behind Movember (62 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 31 October 2011
Craig's Highfields Home Hardware celebrates first birthday Craig’s Highfields Home Hardware celebrates first birthday (329 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 28 November 2011
Craig's Highfields Home Hardware Officially Opens Saturday Craig’s Highfields Home Hardware Officially Opens Saturday (773 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 29 November 2010
Craig's Home Hardware gets behind rugby league Craig’s Home Hardware gets behind rugby league (57 KB)
Dentists appreciate their welcome to Highfields Dentists appreciate their welcome to Highfields (228 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 30 May 2011
Heritage Grant Promotes Interest in Robotics Heritage Grant Promotes Interest in Robotics (230 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 7 December 2010
Heritage Helps Kindergarten Heritage Helps Kindergarten (363 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 8 November 2010
Heritage helps raise breast cancer awareness Heritage helps raise breast cancer awareness (643 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 2 August 2010
Heritage supports Seniors Week event Heritage supports Seniors Week event (240 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 6 September 2010
Heritage wins major business awards Heritage wins major business awards (58 KB)
Highfields Herald, Tuesday 26 July 2011
Highfields Commonwealth Bank Opened Highfields Commonwealth Bank Opened (58 KB)
Highfields Hearld, Monday 8 March 2010
Highfields supports Highfields Fun Run Highfields supports Highfields Fun Run (504 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 28 March 2011
Highfields Village on track with sustainability Highfields Village on track with sustainability (204 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 28 November 2011
Home Hardware sale keep staff on the move Home Hardware sale keep staff on the move (488 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 28 February 2011
Hundreds brave rain for Craig's Home Hardware opening Hundreds brave rain for Craig’s Home Hardware opening (717 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 13 December 2010
Lions Appreciate Support Lions Appreciate Support (342 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 28 February 2011
New Commonwealth Bank Manager New Commonwealth Bank Manager (642 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 24 October 2011
New Heritage Branch Manager New Heritage Branch Manager (158 KB)

About Highfields ……

Mick Molloy flips over new club - The Chronicle Monday 9 November 2009

2011 Highfields Village Christmas Block Party ……

Highfields Block Party set to expand Highfields Block Party set to expand (670 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 12 December 2011

2009 Highfields Village Christmas Block Party ……

Christmas Block Party Destined to become Annual Event Christmas Block Party Destined to become Annual Event (142 KB)
Highfields Herald, Monday 18 January 2010

To view images from the 2009 Highfields Village Christmas Block Party, click here