January 2019

Published a story 16th Jan 2019 6:59 PM

Now in its 27th year, sailors with monohull, multihull and cruiser boats will participate in two races across the waters of Fraser Island next weekend

KINGFISHER REGATTA: Ready for a sail to remember

Now in its 27th year, sailors with monohull, multihull and cruiser boats will participate in two races across the waters of Fraser Island next weekend

Published a story 16th Jan 2019 6:42 PM

The State Opposition has slammed the "botched rollout' of new boat monitoring devices as the State Government continues to press for major fishing reforms

'Botched' boat devices slammed as fishing reform debate rages

The State Opposition has slammed the "botched rollout' of new boat monitoring devices as the State Government continues to press for major fishing reforms

Published a story 16th Jan 2019 6:38 PM

The mercury is expected to reach 31C in Hervey Bay and 32C in Maryborough and remain at similar temperatures until next week

Coast escapes heatwave but mercury to soar to 30+ degrees

The mercury is expected to reach 31C in Hervey Bay and 32C in Maryborough and remain at similar temperatures until next week

Published a story 13th Jan 2019 8:15 PM

A spate of "sneak breaks” across the Fraser Coast has prompted police to urge residents to be vigilant and keep doors locked even when they are home

Coast police urge vigilance after spate of 'sneak breaks'

A spate of "sneak breaks” across the Fraser Coast has prompted police to urge residents to be vigilant and keep doors locked even when they are home

Published a story 13th Jan 2019 8:10 PM

After Beryl Harradine was admitted to Hospital in September last year with lung complications from a severe case of pnemonia, doctors feared the worst

How a 300km mercy dash from Brisbane saved this Bay woman

After Beryl Harradine was admitted to Hospital in September last year with lung complications from a severe case of pnemonia, doctors feared the worst

Published a story 13th Jan 2019 9:25 AM

A trio of young adults will face court after an alleged robbery in Maryborough

Three to face court after alleged robbery in Maryborough

A trio of young adults will face court after an alleged robbery in Maryborough

Published a story 11th Jan 2019 11:39 AM

Queensland residents have been bombarded with unsolicited texts overnight from political hopeful Clive Palmer, urging them to "make North Queensland great"

'Make Nth QLD great': Thousands spammed by Palmer texts

Queensland residents have been bombarded with unsolicited texts overnight from political hopeful Clive Palmer, urging them to "make North Queensland great"

Published a story 10th Jan 2019 7:46 PM

Plans to enforce possession limits on fish and crab species and heavier regulation of the fishing industry is dividing opinion on the Fraser Coast

Planned fishing restrictions met with mixed reactions

Plans to enforce possession limits on fish and crab species and heavier regulation of the fishing industry is dividing opinion on the Fraser Coast

Published a story 10th Jan 2019 7:46 PM

"It will kill the commercial fisherman.”That was the grim warning from ex-commercial fisherman Phillip Reid when he heard about the planned fishing reforms

'Absolute disaster': Ex-fisher blasts proposed state reforms

"It will kill the commercial fisherman.”That was the grim warning from ex-commercial fisherman Phillip Reid when he heard about the planned fishing reforms

Published a story 10th Jan 2019 6:55 PM

Keen angler Scott Mitchell has welcomed the proposed reforms but says more still needs to be done about fishing in the Great Sandy Strait Marine Park

Fraser Coast angler welcomes new fishing reforms

Keen angler Scott Mitchell has welcomed the proposed reforms but says more still needs to be done about fishing in the Great Sandy Strait Marine Park

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