March 2015

Commented on a story 4th Mar 2015 5:52 PM

TOOWOOMBA women have come together to celebrate International Women’s Day.

Toowoomba celebrates International Women's Day

"At least it's not being held in a venue where women still cannot become paid members."

Commented on a story 4th Mar 2015 5:52 PM

EVERYONE needs a post office, according to Toowoomba’s Amber Ogilvie.

‘Snail mail’ dearer, slower in Australia Post overhaul

"Given some of the pushes into automatic services and sacking so many staff, you'd think they've saved..."

Commented on a story 4th Mar 2015 2:46 PM

<strong>YOUR STORY: </strong>Laura Scurr responds to coverage of the proposed overhaul of Australia's welfare system.

Three degrees, 170 applications, no job for disabled woman

"OH I fully about the employer issue. Problem is that many are employers are the ones in a position..."

Commented on a story 4th Mar 2015 2:45 PM

A HIGHLY qualified Toowoomba woman has been told by an employment agency to never expect to find work.

Woman with disability told 'never expect to find work'

"Unfortunately she's not the only one receiving this level of 'support' from employment agencies. "

Commented on a story 4th Mar 2015 2:45 PM

A LOT of Toowoomba residents head to the gym after work. But would you like to do a workout while you are at work?

Toowoomba workplace installs treadmill desks

"So those with disabilities are expected to do what??"

Commented on a story 4th Mar 2015 1:41 PM

THE man in charge of the transfer of Bali nine duo Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran says the men will "definitely" be transferred this week to Nusakambangan

Bali 9 duo face execution transfer in 48 hours

"Apparently "crazy" is in the mind of the beer holder.. BTA so is misdirecting an argument by..."

Commented on a story 4th Mar 2015 8:46 AM

AUSTRALIA’S leading cyber-safety expert has a message for parents tempted to let their children go on Instagram before they are 13 – don’t do it.

Experts to parents: Don't let kids use Instagram before 13

"There really needs to be research into how to present information like this that does NOT challenge..."

Commented on a story 4th Mar 2015 8:45 AM

ORGANISERS of the world’s largest inflatable water theme park have said the arrival of the park to Toowoomba has been postponed.

Water park Toowoomba visit postponed

"Wow what happened to the push to bring more events here? Interesting to know what's going on in the..."

Commented on a story 3rd Mar 2015 8:07 PM

FOR the past five years Rebecca Suanez has had to endure shaking heads, glaring stares and verbal taunts when she parks in a disabled car park.

Not all disabilities are visible: Fed up mum tired of taunts

"Valid point - only I've seen many of those who do judge get very aggressive if anyone calls them on..."

Commented on a story 3rd Mar 2015 4:08 PM

<strong>YOUR STORY: </strong>Laura Scurr responds to coverage of the proposed overhaul of Australia's welfare system.

Three degrees, 170 applications, no job for disabled woman

"Thanks for a honestly written story about the hidden nightmare of these proposed reforms to..."

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