February 2019

Published a story 20th Feb 2019 4:13 PM

A weigh-in record, water main, and hundreds of melons were all broken last weekend.

Chinchilla bursting at the seams as Melon Festival unfolds

A weigh-in record, water main, and hundreds of melons were all broken last weekend.

Published a story 19th Feb 2019 4:41 PM

He was in Gatton, she was in Roma, and they met halfway in Chinchilla.

So sweet to be loved by you: reliving first date at festival

He was in Gatton, she was in Roma, and they met halfway in Chinchilla.

Published a story 17th Feb 2019 2:20 PM

Chinchilla's new iron men and women have been crowned.

Iron Men and Women crowned at Melon Festival

Chinchilla's new iron men and women have been crowned.

Published a story 16th Feb 2019 2:44 PM

The melon skis are getting a workout as hundreds line up for their chance to slide through the watermelons.

Melon skiing a sweet treat for visitors

The melon skis are getting a workout as hundreds line up for their chance to slide through the watermelons.

Published a story 16th Feb 2019 11:57 AM

Burst water main sends town dry on Melon Festival main day.

UPDATE: Chinchilla water turned back on

Burst water main sends town dry on Melon Festival main day.

Published a story 16th Feb 2019 11:32 AM

A splendid spread was laid out for attendees at the Friday Festival Feast last night.

Festival-goers enjoy fabulous Friday feast

A splendid spread was laid out for attendees at the Friday Festival Feast last night.

Published a story 15th Feb 2019 10:07 AM

Race day has crowds watching runners on four legs and two as Beerlay held again

Dream come true at Miles Races

Race day has crowds watching runners on four legs and two as Beerlay held again

Published a story 15th Feb 2019 10:02 AM

Chinchilla Melon Festival hit off last night as cricket fans converged for the Melon Big Bash.

Melon Fest starts with a Big Bash

Chinchilla Melon Festival hit off last night as cricket fans converged for the Melon Big Bash.

Published a story 13th Feb 2019 4:51 PM

THERE was a resounding message from the Miles Races Fashions on the Field competition - Ladies, stay classy.

Classy look scores the win in Miles

THERE was a resounding message from the Miles Races Fashions on the Field competition - Ladies, stay classy.

Published a story 13th Feb 2019 4:16 PM

Family ready for road trip from New South Wales for melon mania.

Festival fanatics are keen to get stuck into Melon Festival

Family ready for road trip from New South Wales for melon mania.

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