Regional News

Thu 5 Jul 2018

Grandparent warriors stand up for wildlife's future

Grandparent warriors stand up for wildlife's future

IMAGINE an environmental protest where there is no violence, no ugly scenes of police battling activists; just two groups of people sitting down, talking.

Is this what we want the Reef to look like?

Is this what we want the Reef to look like?

Time is running out to save the Great Barrier Reef with a new report highlighting how much damage climate change has already done.

Sun 1 Jul 2018

Convoys fill the highways as exercise Hamel comes to an end

Convoys fill the highways as exercise Hamel comes to an end

Residents around the Rockhampton area can expect to see large convoys of vehicles transiting both north and south on major roads

Fire destroys shed at CQ business

Fire destroys shed at CQ business

Emergency services are on scene where there is a pile of smoking rubble

Sat 30 Jun 2018

The July 1 changes you need to know

The July 1 changes you need to know

FROM tomorrow, a range of federal and state tax and subsidy changes, as well as new policies, will kick in with the financial year.

First Cook Colliery coal shipment leaves Gladstone Port

First Cook Colliery coal shipment leaves Gladstone Port

The Blackwater mine was reopened earlier this year under new ownership.

Fri 29 Jun 2018

Mackay Sugar investigating car and cane bin collision

Mackay Sugar investigating car and cane bin collision

The car was being driven by a mother with her three children as passengers.

Seizure causes 25-year-old to fall from boat

Seizure causes 25-year-old to fall from boat

The RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue Service was called to the scene.

Woolworths' plan to deal with bag ban outcry

Woolworths' plan to deal with bag ban outcry

CUSTOMER complaints have worn down Woolworths, which has now backflipped on its transition away to plastic bags.

Thu 28 Jun 2018

The terrifying act that kills four Aussies a week

The terrifying act that kills four Aussies a week

Counting dead Australians shows the sad impact of violence on our community.

INDUSTRY IN CRISIS: Australia's big waste problem

INDUSTRY IN CRISIS: Australia's big waste problem

BY THE end of the year an estimated 2.6 billion takeaway coffee cups will have been used, briefly, and chucked in Aussie bins.

Head-on crash claims one man's life, another in hospital

Head-on crash claims one man's life, another in hospital

ONE man has died and another is in hospital after a head-on collision involving two cars at Taunton, south of Agnes Waters.

Wed 27 Jun 2018

Tax hacks: How to get your rebate sooner

Tax hacks: How to get your rebate sooner

IF YOU play your cards right, you can actually get your tax refund in your hands sooner rather than later. Here’s how.

Tue 26 Jun 2018

Car runs over toddler in CQ driveway

Car runs over toddler in CQ driveway

The one-year-old is being transported to Rocky Hospital

Mon 25 Jun 2018

Appeal to find family of critically injured crash man

Appeal to find family of critically injured crash man

He's lying in the Intensive Care Unit in Rockhampton hospital with no family by his side.

Sun 24 Jun 2018

LIVE COVERAGE: State of Origin game two

LIVE COVERAGE: State of Origin game two

QUEENSLAND will be looking to level the series in State of Origin Game 2 in Sydney tonight.

Sat 23 Jun 2018

Toddler left with first and second degree burns

Toddler left with first and second degree burns

A CHILD is being treated for severe burns from a deep fryer

Thu 21 Jun 2018

UPDATE: Biloela family's deportation appeal rejected

UPDATE: Biloela family's deportation appeal rejected

FRIENDS of Biloela's Priya and Nades are begging Peter Dutton to end the family's pain and uncertainty ahead of a federal court decision today.

Shortest day to bring warm relief across Qld

Shortest day to bring warm relief across Qld

THURSDAY’S winter solstice may be the shortest day of sunshine for the year, but it doesn’t mean it won’t be pleasant.

Tue 19 Jun 2018

Police investigate speed in fatal motorcycle crash

Police investigate speed in fatal motorcycle crash

A 32 year-old Berserker man lost his life in the motorcycle accident

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