• Life is Never Boring – Extreme Weather

    March 28, 2018
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    It never ceases to amaze me the amount of time and support long term locals give up to help their community across Outback Queensland.  The owners and staff of BOOBOOK (Ecological Consulting) are another great example of this, even if I do say so myself. Two years ago, I and some fellow like-minded people, started… Read more »

  • Life is Never Boring – Roma Tourism

    March 22, 2018
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    Hi, I’m Meryl and I’ve been lucky enough to be invited to help review the Roma Big Rig Oil Patch display along with other people from within the region.  A few years back the Maranoa Regional Council produced The Big Rig Master Plan, which identifies a lot of great actions.  Unfortunately funding availability has restricted… Read more »

  • What are those Little Red Flying Foxes?

    October 19, 2017
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    By Scott Akins-Sellar, Senior Fauna Spotter Catcher, BOOBOOK.  Many people travelling through Roma and Outback Queensland during Spring may notice the presence of fruit bats not present at other times of the year. These are Little Red Flying Foxes (Pteropus scapulatus), and are a bit different from the species of flying foxes on the coast… Read more »

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