November 2019

Published a story 19th Nov 2019 6:21 AM

At least one home was destroyed near Crows Nest and several more are believed to have been damaged.

Homes destroyed as unpredictable fire continues to burn

At least one home was destroyed near Crows Nest and several more are believed to have been damaged.

Published a story 18th Nov 2019 9:43 AM

A new petition to the Queensland Parliament has called on the State Government to better support rural fire fighters in the face of climate change.

Rural fire fighters seeing face of climate change

A new petition to the Queensland Parliament has called on the State Government to better support rural fire fighters in the face of climate change.

Published a story 18th Nov 2019 6:20 AM

UPDATE, 7.15PM: Weather conditions are expected to ease tonight, giving a much-needed reprieve for firefighters.

AS IT HAPPENED: Fire threatens Crows Nest, homes feared lost

UPDATE, 7.15PM: Weather conditions are expected to ease tonight, giving a much-needed reprieve for firefighters.

Voted in a poll 14th Nov 2019 3:50 PM

Published a story 14th Nov 2019 2:39 PM

FROM scorched landscapes, glowing night skies and crashed helicopters, the landscape around Pechey and Hampton has changed drastically over the last 48 hours.

GALLERY: Pechey fire dramatically changes landscapes

FROM scorched landscapes, glowing night skies and crashed helicopters, the landscape around Pechey and Hampton has changed drastically over the last 48 hours.

Published a story 14th Nov 2019 6:14 AM

The fire has been downgraded from a Watch and Act level to an Advice level.

Firefighters 'hopeful' about Pechey fire fight

The fire has been downgraded from a Watch and Act level to an Advice level.

Published a story 13th Nov 2019 2:42 PM

A popular cafe chain has opened its third full-service store in the Toowoomba region.

Popular cafe opens third major Toowoomba store

A popular cafe chain has opened its third full-service store in the Toowoomba region.

Published a story 13th Nov 2019 6:54 AM

WEDNESDAY, 7.30PM: QFES has issued another order for residents in the Pechey area to leave immediately.

AS IT HAPPENED: Pechey fire flares up and helicopter crashes

WEDNESDAY, 7.30PM: QFES has issued another order for residents in the Pechey area to leave immediately.

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Tobi graduated from the Queensland University of Technology (QUT) with a Bachelor of Journalism in 2015. From there he began his career at the Central and North Burnett Times in Mundubbera, before moving to the South Burnett Times in Kingaroy in 2017. He joined The Chronicle’s news team in January 2018.