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'Mining engineer, family man': Who is Groom LNP candidate Garth Hamilton?
Who is Garth Hamilton was the question on everyone's lips after he was selected as the LNP candidate for Groom on Sunday. Here's who he is. Tobi Loftus. October 26, 2020 - 1:00PM. Toowoomba Chronicle. Video Player is loading. Play Video. Play...

Bargain hungry locals ready to pounce on more tourism vouchers
Territorians looking for another tourism voucher bargain will be poised and ready to pounce online when the 15,000 second round vouchers of the popular scheme are up for grabs next Monday. More than 21,000 round 1 vouchers were redeemed in less...

Cannabis plants worth estimated $40m seized on properties near Taree, 14 arrested
The seizure of more than 13,300 cannabis plants on the NSW Mid North Coast is one of the largest ever seen by police. Key points: 13,353 cannabis plants have been seized from three properties on the NSW Mid North Coast; Police said the land for the grow...

Mackenzie Liam Simpson, 19, charged over crash death of Bray Park teen Tyreece Pilot
Police will allege Mackenzie Liam Simpson was dangerously driving a Toyota Landcruiser on Teewah Beach on August 23 when it rolled, killing Bray Park teen Tyreece Pilot. Mr Pilot died at the scene after emergency services were able to access the remote...

History Alive: A Journey Through Time


History Alive: A Journey Through Time - Fort Lytton National Park
10 & 11 June, 2017 - Gates open at 9:30 am & close at 4:00 pm

Visitors to History Alive: A Journey Through Time can participate in Colonial Dance Workshops, Fort Lytton Guided Tours, Historical Discussions and Encampment Activities.

Enjoy Viking Cooking demonstrations, spectacular WWI battle re-enactments, the pageantry of the Medieval Tournament plus the unforgettable Fort Lytton Cannon Firings 3 times each day! Children haven’t been forgotten with daily Costume Competitions, Scavenger Hunt, Kid’s Historical Activity Corner & a wide variety of Encampment Activities and Games! Brisbane’s best kept secret, the iconic Fort Lytton National Park, is the perfect backdrop for such a unique event where more than 500 re-enactors and historians portray and display almost 10,000 years of history. Come and immerse yourself in the sights, sounds and aromas of times gone past at Brisbane’s most unique living history Event, History Alive: A Journey Through Time!

Gates open at 9:30 | Gates close at 4:00pm | Program goes off at 10am daily with a Bang!
Make sure you allow a little extra time if you want to see the 1st Cannon Firing of the day.
Catch a train to Wynnum North Station or Park nearby in our Visitor’s Car Park (TBA)
and enjoy the Free Shuttle Bus Service to Fort Lytton in Vintage Busses!
Save time & money by purchasing discounted Tickets online at www.historyalive.com.au