Monster dress sale in Proserpine ahead of the Bowen Cup

Monster dress sale in Proserpine ahead of the Bowen Cup

Monster dress sale in Proserpine ahead of the Bowen Cup

Grass fire closes Bruce Highway

Grass fire closes Bruce Highway

Grass fire closes Bruce Highway

Proserpine families join to highlight good cause

Proserpine families join to highlight good cause

Colour Run for Child Protection Week a big success.


Six sharks destroyed while Justine shares first words

Six sharks destroyed while Justine shares first words

Six sharks now been destroyed by Fisheries Queensland officials after being caught in drum lines at Cid Harbour.

Two tiger sharks destroyed where tourists were attacked

Two tiger sharks destroyed where tourists were attacked

TWO tiger sharks were shot by Queensland Fisheries' officers in the Whitsundays on Saturday.

Smoke scare at airport caused by RAAF plane

Smoke scare at airport caused by RAAF plane

Smoke in a defence force plane was the cause of an emergency services call-out to Whitsunday Coast Airport last night.

Operator encourages tourists to visit after shark attacks

Operator encourages tourists to visit after shark attacks

ONE local tourism operator is hoping two shark attacks in two days will not deter tourists from coming to the Whitsundays.

Doctor reveals what happened following shark attack

Doctor reveals what happened following shark attack

DOCTOR reveals what happened following Wednesday afternoon's shark attack.


Shark attack victim in critical condition, rushed to surgery

Shark attack victim in critical condition, rushed to surgery

A 12-YEAR-OLD bitten by a shark a day after a woman was also bitten is in a critical but stable condition.

Shark attack victim identified as Tasmanian health worker

Shark attack victim identified as Tasmanian health worker

An off duty doctor, a nearby rescue chopper and perfect timing saved the Tasmanian tourist's life

'I had no idea it was a shark attack'

'I had no idea it was a shark attack'

HEAR from the man who was one of the first on the scene during the shark attack.

Woman critical after shark attack off Whitsundays

Woman critical after shark attack off Whitsundays

A HOLIDAY to the Whitsunday Islands turned into horror for a Tasmanian woman when she was attacked by a shark, leaving her in a critical condition overnight.

Woman critical after shark attack off Whitsundays

Woman critical after shark attack off Whitsundays

A HOLIDAY to the Whitsunday Islands turned into horror for a Tasmanian woman when she was attacked by a shark, leaving her in a critical condition overnight.

UPDATE: Fishermen found after search for missing boat

UPDATE: Fishermen found after search for missing boat

TWO men were winched from an island around 9am

Two people taken to hospital after Mackay crash

Two people taken to hospital after Mackay crash

Person trapped in crash freed, taken to hospital

Two injured as truck rolls on Bruce Hwy

Two injured as truck rolls on Bruce Hwy

Emergency services responding to truck crash

12-year-old shark attack victim identified, still critical

12-year-old shark attack victim identified, still critical

Hannah's family grateful for rescue team's efforts.

Cute baby wallabies melting tourists' hearts

Cute baby wallabies melting tourists' hearts

New joeys on the beach at Cape Hillsborough

Fined hay run hero hits back

Fined hay run hero hits back

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No.1 scoops the pool at Supermoto 2.0.

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BMX Riders are ready to Rumble for Ronald McDonald House

New riders' need for speed

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    SIEGE UPDATE: 54-year-old man taken into custody

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    Thousands to boycott petrol stations in national fuel strike

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    Man in fatal yacht capsizing heading to Qld

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    Boy, 13 months, found dead at Qld home

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    Deadly snake slithers into family car

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