Regional News

Fri 23 Apr 2021

‘We love the outback’: CQ  to host next Cabinet meeting

Premium Content ‘We love the outback’: CQ to host next Cabinet meeting

Regional Cabinet meeting moves to the central west as part of a commitment to support the regional tourism industry and small businesses.

How CQ shoppers can show their support this Anzac Day

Premium Content How CQ shoppers can show their support this Anzac Day

Central Queenslanders can support Australian servicepeople by purchasing select items from Coles this week.

Push for co-ordination to seize clean energy needed for CQ

Premium Content Push for co-ordination to seize clean energy needed for CQ

150 stakeholders discussed the clean energy future of Central Queensland at Gladstone summit.

CQ sisters to face off on footy field for first time

Premium Content CQ sisters to face off on footy field for first time

One will play with the CQ Capras, the other the Burleigh Bears in the BHP Premiership clash.

DV offender threw petrol at woman  because she woke him up

Premium Content DV offender threw petrol at woman because she woke him up

A man who attempted to pour petrol on a woman through a window after she woke him up was on probation for drugs.

Tales from underground: Qld’s most haunted mine sites

Premium Content Tales from underground: Qld’s most haunted mine sites

‘A friend felt someone holding her down in bed, another felt he was being dragged from bed and another felt someone sit on the bed behind him.’

One-third of QLD councils on financial brink

Premium Content One-third of QLD councils on financial brink

One-third of Queensland councils are at “high risk” of not being financially sustainable, as they battle low cash flows and extra costs.

Queensland’s smartest Year 12 students revealed

Premium Content Queensland’s smartest Year 12 students revealed

Queensland’s best and brightest Year 12 students have been revealed, with one scoring straight As and a single Brisbane school appearing in the list eight times.

Australia Post backflip on no perishables postage helps CQ

Premium Content Australia Post backflip on no perishables postage helps CQ

Australia Post has backflipped on its decision to stop posting perishable items and formed a new partnership.

Thu 22 Apr 2021

SPECIAL IMAGE: Star U18 team that’s made Capras history

Premium Content SPECIAL IMAGE: Star U18 team that’s made Capras history

‘Massive achievement’: Team through to semi-finals of Mal Meninga Cup.

Anglo secures Grosvenor underground mine re-entry

Premium Content Anglo secures Grosvenor underground mine re-entry

The safety regulator has approved initial re-entry steps at the Anglo mine almost a year after an underground explosion seriously injured five miners

Changed conditions on Dawson Highway for slope stabilisation

Premium Content Changed conditions on Dawson Highway for slope stabilisation

A 300-metre sloping section between Breslin and Far Streets will be stabilised.

Free suicide prevention program to enhance community support

Premium Content Free suicide prevention program to enhance community support

A limited number of places are available for the free training programs across the Central Highlands.

Lady Elliot Island looking towards QLD Tourism Awards

Premium Content Lady Elliot Island looking towards QLD Tourism Awards

Nominations are now open in 29 categories for the 36th annual Queensland Tourism Awards.

Teen charged over crash that killed Rhys Yore

Premium Content Teen charged over crash that killed Rhys Yore

An teenager is due to face a Rockhampton court in June.

Man injured in crash on Capricorn Highway near Comet

Premium Content Man injured in crash on Capricorn Highway near Comet

Initial reports indicate one person was injured during the incident.

Two people injured in crash on CQ highway

Premium Content Two people injured in crash on CQ highway

Paramedics were called to the incident near a town in the central west.

DV offender threatens to kill and eat partner and child

Premium Content DV offender threatens to kill and eat partner and child

**WARNING DISTRESSING CONTENT** Man threatens to kill partner and child, turn them inside out and eat them.

Search for long-lost Gladstone friend sparked by Observer

Premium Content Search for long-lost Gladstone friend sparked by Observer

Lorraine Kane saw a Gladstone Observer story on her taxi driver friend of 50 years ago and wants to reunite.

How CQ explorers can access $2.5m to discover more minerals

Premium Content How CQ explorers can access $2.5m to discover more minerals

“A golden opportunity”: Exploration initiative to help drive innovation to make new discoveries and economic growth across the state.

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