Sally Cripps

Senior journalist - Queensland Country Life/North Queensland Register

Based at Blackall, CW Qld, where I've raised a family, run Merino sheep and beef cattle, and helped develop a region - its history, tourism, education and communications.

Latest Stories

Charleville choking on dust

Charleville choking on dust

As other parts of Queensland receive welcome rain, south western towns have endured a dust storm and howling winds.

‘Do It For Dolly’ Springsure rodeo planned

‘Do It For Dolly’ Springsure rodeo planned

A Springsure couple is organising a charity rodeo in February to support the Dolly's Dream Foundation aim to increase awareness of youth suicide and bullying.

‘Do It For Dolly’ Springsure rodeo planned

‘Do It For Dolly’ Springsure rodeo planned

A Springsure couple is organising a charity rodeo in February to support the Dolly's Dream Foundation aim to increase awareness of youth suicide and bullying.  

Indigenous soldiers honoured in Israel

Indigenous soldiers honoured in Israel

The Australian Light Horse Association recently joined the Department of Veterans Affairs in honouring the role of indigenous soldiers in the first World War in Palestine.  

Riding with the ghosts of their ancestors

Riding with the ghosts of their ancestors

One hundred years to the minute, 100 horsemen and women from Australia and New Zealand last week rode themselves into history when they took part in the re-enactment of the charge of the Australian Light Horse at Beersheba.  

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