November 2018

Published a story 12th Nov 2018 4:03 PM

FOUR former Bechtel workers have been ordered to pay more than $40k combined, after refusing to change their tax returns.

Former Bechtel workers fined $44k for misleading tax returns

FOUR former Bechtel workers have been ordered to pay more than $40k combined, after refusing to change their tax returns.

Published a story 8th Nov 2018 5:07 PM

IN THE wake of Gladstone Regional Council's major restructure, Leisa Dowling has been chosen to steer the organisation into a new phase.

COUNCIL'S NEW ERA: Familiar face appointed as CEO

IN THE wake of Gladstone Regional Council's major restructure, Leisa Dowling has been chosen to steer the organisation into a new phase.

Published a story 8th Nov 2018 11:42 AM

After a comprehensive internal recruitment process, the new chief executive officer has been revealed.

Gladstone council appoints new, experienced CEO

After a comprehensive internal recruitment process, the new chief executive officer has been revealed.

Published a story 6th Nov 2018 6:06 PM

HE'S eaten pies at Beefy's and splashed $800m at Rockhampton and today Scott Morrison will visit Gladstone as part of his four-day Queensland tour.

PM to pledge $800m for Rocky, so what's for Gladstone?

HE'S eaten pies at Beefy's and splashed $800m at Rockhampton and today Scott Morrison will visit Gladstone as part of his four-day Queensland tour.

Published a story 5th Nov 2018 5:51 PM

A FORMER Home and Away actor turned business executive is confident the first sod will be turned by 2020 for the $1.2billion Hummock Hill Island resort.

Former actor says $1.2b project's 2020 deadline is 'feasible'

A FORMER Home and Away actor turned business executive is confident the first sod will be turned by 2020 for the $1.2billion Hummock Hill Island resort.

Published a story 5th Nov 2018 5:15 PM

GLADSTONE Regional Council has major concerns about the $1.2 billion Hummock Hill Island resort project, which was approved by the State Government this week.

MAJOR CONCERN: Fears $1.2b project will impact ratepayers

GLADSTONE Regional Council has major concerns about the $1.2 billion Hummock Hill Island resort project, which was approved by the State Government this week.

Published a story 4th Nov 2018 4:31 PM

EXCLUSIVE: THE State Government will today announce the approval of a $1.2-billion tourism project, overturning a decision made by Gladstone Regional Council.

State Govt approves $1.2b Hummock Hill resort

EXCLUSIVE: THE State Government will today announce the approval of a $1.2-billion tourism project, overturning a decision made by Gladstone Regional Council.

Published a story 1st Nov 2018 10:35 PM

Former professional golfer Graham Marsh is set to design an 18-hole golf course for the proposed Station Creek Lifestyle Village.

'Unique': Former golf pro fascinated by proposed village

Former professional golfer Graham Marsh is set to design an 18-hole golf course for the proposed Station Creek Lifestyle Village.

Published a story 1st Nov 2018 10:30 PM

CQ Motorsports Benaraby committee members worry for the facility's future, with the development of a retirement village progressing nearby.

Racing facility's worry about nearby development

CQ Motorsports Benaraby committee members worry for the facility's future, with the development of a retirement village progressing nearby.

Published a story 1st Nov 2018 10:25 PM

The proposed $300-million project, slated to be built on land at the corner of the Bruce Highway and Old Tannum Rd, would offer 500 RV-friendly homes.

Family's plan to keep region's elderly in home town

The proposed $300-million project, slated to be built on land at the corner of the Bruce Highway and Old Tannum Rd, would offer 500 RV-friendly homes.

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Tegan Annett has been a journalist at the Gladstone Observer since 2012. She started as a cadet reporter, while studying at CQUniversity. A Tannum Sands resident since 2005, this year she took on the role as deputy editor.