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More than ever it's important that we as a community continue to support each other in the best ways possible.

That's why we've created this message board to share information about your favourite events and businesses in our region.


Quest Springfield Central Apartment Hotels

Quest Springfield Central Apartment Hotels are OPEN and have fully self-contained apartments available .
pH: 3155 1300

4 Wellness Way, Springfield Central QLD 4300

Laidley Shoez

Laidley Shoez
148 Patrick St, Laidley
Open Mon-Fri 9-5
Sat 9-12

148 Patrick Ln, Laidley QLD 4341

Bodymechanic Bowen Therapy

#bodymechanicbowentherapy in Toogoolawah trading as usual but taking extra precautions for clients and myself.
Pain free - Bowen Therapy 0408078205

66 Cressbrook St Toogoolawah

Subway Yamanto

We are still open!

Tenancy 1 Yamanto Village Square, 422-436 Warwick Rd, Yamanto QLD 4305

St Kilda Retail

We're open! Kilts, highland dress, and Australia's only pipe band store with a door, at 166 Glebe Road Booval

166 Glebe Road Booval QLD 4304

Nash Horse Trekking

Come out into the fresh country air & ride our beautiful horses!
It is not just a horse trail ride, it is a horse riding experience.
We have lovely, well mannered horses for all ages & all levels of riders
1hr rides, 2hr rides, picnic/pub rides, river rides & great camping/glamping get always too
You will love riding with Nash Horse Trekking!

Larsens Rd, Coominya

The BoobWhisperer

Your local BoobWhisperer in Collingwood Park. If you've got them, I'll fit them and dress them! You can come to me or I'll come to you.

4 Isabella St, Collingwood Park QLD 4301

ICYS - Ipswich Community Youth Service

ICYS staff are often the last line of support for our young people, and just like our health professionals, teachers, police and other partners, our staff are business as usual. Yes, we are taking extra precautions and adding additional layers of risk assessment, but not much has changed.

17 Thorn Street Ipswich, Queensland

Kaboom Comics

Kaboom Comics Toowoomba is open! We are still open and stocked with so many amazing comics and graphic novels for your reading pleasure. Available either in store and online depending on what you need.

Send us a message if you have any questions and as always, your support matters to us.

345 Ruthven St Toowoomba, Queensland

Mystical Wonderland

Mystical wonderland at 207 Edmond Street Marburg is still open 7 days a week. Lots of gifts and treasures along with Flowers. We have boxed arrangements and bouquets ready for pick up or delivery.
Open Monday to Friday 8:30 - 4:30
Saturday and Sunday 7:30 - 4:30

207 EDMOND STREET Marburg, Queensland

The Girls' Coffee Bar

The Girls Coffee Bar Marburg is open as usual on the Warrego Highway, Marburg. Text your order to be ready and waiting for you :) not in a closed shopping centre so plenty of places to chill in fresh air :) bring a blanket and have a picnic, kick a ball with the kids... pet friendly too :)

207 Edmond St, Marburg QLD 4346

Local Value Chemist Marburg

We are trading as usual, not in a closed shopping centre, lots of fresh air and open spaces to wait for your order :)

3/207 Edmond St, Marburg QLD 4346

Brilliant Prints

Brilliant Prints - The Professional Photographer's Choice are working as normal. Ready to print your photographic needs! Order online at and have your item shipped to your door. Especially handy with Mother's Day coming up and those who wish to avoid major shopping centres.


Diamondvale Pasture & Farm Improvements

Diamondvale Pasture & Farm Improvements are open for business. Video property inspections and contactless work on your property :)


Ipswich Good Food Group

Ipswich Good Food Group will continue to open it’s doors to members, providing local organic and chemical free fresh produce and other Australian, organic pantry items and dry goods. Easy to sign up and you will be supporting our local farmers and keeping our community strong and resilient ?

21 Park St Ipswich

All Wellness Massage

We are open. Your care and well being is extremely important to us. Our hygiene protocols are in place.

20 Emerson Cres, Brassall QLD 4305

Dream N Clean

Dream n Clean still offering cleaning on buildings, offices, one-offs and bond cleans in and around Toowoomba. Call Tom 0411617769 or Trish 0407593062

Call to book

Chase The Rider Coffee Shop

This cafe is still open, is an outdoor cafe. Has very good coffee, does various, delicious breakfast and excellent service. Also offers a phone order service for your coffee so you don't have to wait as long for your coffee, majority of the time its ready when you arrive.

3c/86 curragundi road jindalee Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Wayne's Auto Repairs

Wayne's Auto Repairs Yeerongpilly. It is business as normal. For all your Mechincal needs tyres and wheel alignments. We are offering our customers a free pick up and drop off with in 10km of workshop.
Check us out on the inter web. Waynesauto also on Facebook for any updates.

2/22 Varley St, Yeerongpilly QLD 4105

McNamara Law


At McNamara Law the safety and well-being of our clients and staff is our first priority.

We are able to conduct appointments:

· face to face with social distancing being practiced;

· via telephone;

· video conferencing;

· Face time delivery; or

· We can even visit you at home;

whatever you as a client is most comfortable with

we can even re schedule your appointment to suit you if you prefer..

We are still open and are able to assist.

Call Us on 13 58 28 or visit

Ipswich, Springfield, Gatton

Forest Lake Riding School

We offer horse riding lessons for children 8 years and up including adults (beginners to advanced) and school Holiday Programs. We are open 6 days a week from Monday to Saturday and we provide all safety equipment required
Our instructors are qualified and have years of experience, and our group lessons are small with usually only 3 – 4 riders under instruction (in either our 40 x 20m or 60 x 20m arena), to provide you with the best learning experience you can have, but also by abiding by the limitations in regards to COVID19 in keeping plenty of space between everyone. We also can provide one on one private lessons.
So give us a call or check out our website and book in for our Beginners Special either for the kids $165 or adults at $180 for three lessons.
We thank everyone for their support and sending out healing and blessings to all those in need and that are grieving. These are difficult times and we need to be kind and help each other.

19 Greentree Crescent, Forest Lake

Goodna Produce

In these unprecedented times, we wanted to ensure you that our independent store is very well stocked up of important supplies such as feed, wormers & health products for your horse, pet & animals.

We also have all your gardening needs; from potting mixes, fertilisers, herbicides and insecticides.

Our store remains open for business and is fully operational. Our staff are implementing all necessary and precautionary hygiene measures.
We’re always happy to discuss your needs and ensure we’re supporting you despite the circumstances:
• We’re always happy to do service & business with you by phone or email
• We’re always happy to organise deliveries and/or safe pick up protocols if you are unwell
or have concerns.

Opening hours:
Mon - Fri: 8am - 5pm
Sat: 8am - 1pm
Sun: Closed

440 Brisbane Terrace, Redbank, Qld, 4300

Burger Urge Redbank Plains

Your friendly local Burger Urge store is open for business
Please come in and support us and keep us open
Located at Town Square Shopping Centre at Redbank Plains
Takeaway only - Online Ordering / Phone Orders & counter service available
10:30am to 9:00pm - card transactions only for the foreseeable future

Town Square 19a 357-381 Redbank Plains Road, Redbank Plains 4301

Pooch Avenue

Pooch Avenue is a luxury dog grooming salon, spa and boutique for your pampered pooch! We are Queensland's first 5 star dog grooming salon and have been operating for over a decade, offering everything from washes and nails trims to full traditional breed clips. We welcome all breeds and sizes and tailor each visit to suit your pooches needs. Transforming your furbabies into beauties is what we do best.

For our team it's not just a job, it's our passion.

Check out our website and call the salon to arrange an appointment or for any enquires.

Our hearts go out to all those who are struggling through this time. We know just how important your furbabies and best friends are to you. We are taking all necessary precautions to ensure we are open as long as possible to keep them maintained and groomed to look their best!

8/ 2 Springlands Dr Slacks Creek

Tower Central Cafe Ipswich

Tower Central Cafe Ipswich will be open from 6:30am Monday - Friday with everything on the menu available for take away ?

114 Brisbane St, Ipswich QLD 4305

Cube Computers

Cube Computers is still open and is considered essential so will be staying open. We have implemented many procedures to ensure we keep our valued clients and staff safe. Please shop at a store with a door.

35 North St, Gatton QLD 4343

Master Hire

Master Hire is still open for business with store locations across South East Queensland including Toowoomba, Dalby, Rocklea, Virginia, Morayfield and Warana. In addition to our usual high standard cleaning procedures, we have introduced more thorough disinfecting for all our equipment and premises on a regular basis. From jackhammers to excavators and pressure cleaners to boom lifts, Master Hire is your one stop equipment hire shop. We also offer delivery services to your home or job site for those not able to come to us. Master Hire has been a Queensland owned and operated family business for 30 years and is open for business now! Like us on Facebook to keep up to date with regular specials ( Call us on 1300 107 107 or visit

1 Spencer Street Harristown, QLD 4350

The Water Stain Doctor

The Water Stain Doctor we restore shower screen to make an older screen look like new!! Check us out on instagram thewaterstaindoctor we also nanotechnology coat screens can make your grout look brand new and sealed - silicone repairs free test patch demo call phill now 0412300114 check us out or call ??? many thanks ?

159/192 Ann St, Brisbane City QLD 4000

Jim's Jerky

Jim's Jerky is still open in Charlton, just west of Toowoomba. But if you're self-isolating or just feel a bit worried about heading out, you can also order online As far as food you can have in the cupboard during these times; we reckon Jim's Jerky is a pretty good way to go - delicious and with a long shelf life! Stay safe everyone

1/10805 Warrego Hwy, Charlton QLD 4350

Precise Engines Toowoomba

Precise Engines Toowoomba still in full swing for all your engine reconditioning needs on 0447257044, 1 Warner Street Toowoomba

1 Warner Street, Toowoomba

Grantham Store

Grantham Store is open from 4am till 6pm Monday to Thursday. 4am till 7.30pm Friday, 5am till 6pm Saturday and 6am till 5pm Sunday. Phone orders welcome. Call us on 54661424.

26 Anzac Ave, Grantham QLD 4347

KPM Performance Engines

KPM Performance Engines (incorporating Gatton Performance Centre and Gatton Muffler Centre) open as normal 12 Crescent Street Gatton.

12 Crescent St, Gatton QLD 4343

Nutz & Boltz

NUTZ & BOLTZ are open and trading. For all your fastening supplies. We have appropriate sanitizing practices in place. Our trading hours 7am till 5pm Monday to Friday and 8am till noon Saturday. Unit 1 / 4 Waite Street Raceview. Phone 3812 3925.

1/4 Waite St, Raceview QLD 4305

Cignall Springfield Central

Yes we are open. 50% off selected giftware including Pop! Vinyls, NRL, Marvel & DC products. Please ask in store.

Shop 28 / 1 Main Street Springfield Central

Booval Mending

Booval mending still open Monday Tuesday Thursday and Friday between 9 and 5 for all your clothing alterations. I'm in South station Rd just across from the chemist

33 S Station Rd, Booval QLD 4304

Half Price Parts

Half price parts in Lower Mount Walker which is 12kms outside of Rosewood is still open
We are a spare parts business feel free to give our friendly staff a call on 0412760479 or visit our business website


Springfield Pool and Spa Supplies

Springfield Pool and Spa Supplies os open for all your Pool and Spa Supplies, spare parts etc. FREE WATER TESTING.

1/24 Commercial Dr, Springfield QLD 4300

Toowoomba Auto Fix

To our valued customers, Toowoomba Auto Fix is open for business. We would like to assure customers old and new we are taking appropriate measures to help combat the possible spread of virus. Use of hospital grade disinfectant on all vehicle interiors, disposable gloves, and general cleaning around the shop throughout the day. We would appreciate your help by observing some points to help us all, please phone ahead if looking to secure booking as this would help minimise unnecessary numbers of people at the shop at any stage. When presenting vehicles please avoid having any drink containers or food in the cabin. Welcome to message this page or book online @ or phone us on 46324886. Thanks and stay well.

4 Robertson st Toowoomba, Queensland

The Athletes Foot

The Athletes Foot - Springfield is still open for business.
We are here to help the doctors, nurses, supermarket workers, childcare and other essential workers.
We stock a wide range of shoes for those at work, slip resistant etc and it is the least we can do to support those that are working hard to keep our country afloat. T
he owner Ben Davis has stated that we will honour a 10% discount for all of the above mentioned professionals during this crisis period. We can't do much but figure we can help where we can. Just mention your job to one of our friendly Fit Technicians who are here to help with all footwear needs.
We appreciate all support for a small local business wherever you can. Let's work together to bring every small business out to the other side.

Shop 248 1 Main Street Springfield Central

Autohaus Dietler

Autohaus Dietler in Wynnum is still open!
The hardworking team is making sure to keep their customers safe by wiping down the reception desk several times a day. And the reception area is spacious enough for social distancing
They don't just look after your car, but are accommodating about your safety when they need to interact with you face-to-face!

270 Tingal Rd, Wynnum QLD 4178

Gailes True Value Hardware

A family business still running as normal, please support these little businesses so we can keep them going ? they've got everything you need.

67/65 Old Logan Rd, Gailes QLD 4300

NuLook Floors Ipswich

Nulook Floors Ipswich is still open for all your residential, retail or commercial Epoxy flooring needs..

Enquire via online or phone

Mortgage Choice Ipswich

We are open. We are local and employ local people. Our staff are working remotely and our brokers sharing shifts in the office. Online appointments also available. Now is the time to look at refinancing and obtaining a lower interest rate and lowering your repayments. Call Helen or Carrie on 3282 9124.

187 Brisbane Street Ipswich, Queensland

InterRe Insurance Brokers

InterRe Insurance Brokers are open and working. Be careful of cyber attacks during this time. 38075505

3/8 Christensen Rd, Stapylton QLD 4207

Irrigear Lowood Mowers

Irrigear Lowood and Lowood Mowers are still open for all your water, irrigation and outdoor power equipment needs!

35 Michel Street Lowood, Queensland

Toowoomba Removals

Toowoomba Removals/Small is still running, no price hike due to these trying times. Here are some available dates we also do office moves so if you have to work from home and need your office moved give Paul a ring and go like his page on Facebook or get yourself a free quote

Call for enquiries

The Links Pet Centre

You're invited to the launch party for our new pools on Sunday March 29 from 10am until 2pm! Come and see our new exciting Splash Pool & play area, and also our 15-metre long Hydrotherapy lap pool, all purpose built for dogs! There will be a sausage sizzle, games for the kids and giveaways!

62 Terrace Street Goodna


Brassall Florist is OPEN for business Monday - Friday , 9am - 5pm.
You can still celebrate special occasions or show your love by sending fresh flowers or gifts from Brassall Florist. Phone 3201 6088 to place orders.
Deliveries as usual - using correct precautions against virus. Please provide phone numbers and tell us a safe place that flowers can be left at the premises for non- contact deliveries.

100 Pine Mountain Rd, Brassall, Ipswich, 4305

Toowoomba Shade and Canvas

Yes, we are open and ready to help in anyway we can. Normal trading hours as of Monday 30th March. Large range of external blinds and are all made here onsite to suit your requirements.
Ute canopies, Tonneaus anything we can make using PVC, Canvas and Vinyl.

526 Alderley Street, Toowoomba Qld 4350


Magnifique Salon, Orion Shopping Centre is Open as normal. We have coffee & WIFI if you are working from home. We are following all safety guidelines recommended by WHO and update our team daily to ensure the safety of ourselves and guest.

1 Main St, Springfield Central QLD 4300