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(Placename) a city in E Australia, in SE Queensland: agricultural and industrial centre. Pop: 89 338 (2001)


(təˈwʊm bə)

a city in SE Queensland, in E Australia. 79,137.
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5M each) in an Industry Trust (Grains and Cropping Research and Development Trust), to acquire the 748 hectare property aggregation Tosari and Carinya on the Condamine River, south-west of Toowoomba last year.
In the new role, Claydon succeeds David Janetzki, who was recently elected state member for Toowoomba South.
Kevin followed his Australian wife, Wendy, the former personal assistant to Ed Goodwin, Principal of St Christopher's School, and their daughter Hannah, in Toowoomba in 2011, after fulfilling all his festive engagements and has settled in well.
Toowoomba, Australia, Sha'ban 17, 1436, Jun 4, 2015, SPA -- Saudi Ambassador to Australia Nabil bin Mohammed Al Saleh opened today the Conference on "Investment Opportunities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Middle East", which was organized by the Australian-Arabian Chamber of Commerce and Industry in cooperation with Toowoomba "Sirat Bison" Group for Business in Toowoomba City, Australian Queensland state with the participation of more than 150 senior businessmen and investors.
The Anzac-class frigate HMAS Toowoomba and the RNZAF P-3K2 Orion aircraft trailed a dhow from the Arabian Sea to the Horn of Africa.
The Royal Australian Navy warship HMAS Toowoomba, operating as part of Pakistan-led Combined Task Force 150 (CTF-150), intercepted the dhow on November 20 and conducted an exhaustive search that led to the discovery of the drugs hidden in hessian bags.
A chief director at ST8 Wide Electrical, a reputed electrical contractor in Toowoomba, opened up, "We realize 90% of owners focus on cutting down on their power bills and addressing electrical needs.
Auto Business News-June 19, 2013--Audi opens Audi Centre Toowoomba, Australia(C)1994-2013 ENPublishing - http://www.
Against this backdrop--more non-Christians, disaffected Catholics, fewer priests and religious--play out the stories of three resigned bishops: Sydney Auxiliary Bishop Geoffrey Robinson (born 1937), Toowoomba Bishop William Morris (born 1943), and Canberra Auxiliary Bishop Patrick Power (born 1942) All three wanted to talk about the elephants in the episcopal palaces All three found it rough going All three resigned, more or quite less voluntarily.
According to the Herald Sun, the male senior sailor was alone in his cabin on the Australian Ship HMAS Toowoomba at the time of the incident.
In 2006 Toowoomba held a referendum on whether the city should draw 25% of the city's water from recycled efluent as the drought situation was so dire.
Ten-year-old Blake was plucked from the raging torrents in Toowoomba in January when brother Jordan, 13, told rescuers "leave me, save him".