Concert to fundraise for firies

Concert to fundraise for firies

Proserpine is hosting a fundraising concert tomorrow.

District fires contained

District fires contained

The fires at Bloombury, Andromache and Conway are contained.

New home for local news and information

New home for local news and information

New website home for local news and information.


Severe weather warning cancelled

Severe weather warning cancelled

The Bureau of Meteorology has cancelled the severe weather warning for the Central Coast and Whitsunday District.

Meteor shower set to light up the skies

Meteor shower set to light up the skies

The Geminids meteor shower occurs at a similar time each year, when Earth passes through the "tail” or a cloud of debris from an asteroid.

Severe weather warning remains

Severe weather warning remains

A severe weather warning remains in place for the Central Coast and Whitsundays.

Ex-cyclone predicted to bring heavy rain

Ex-cyclone predicted to bring heavy rain

Wet weather has arrived in the Whitsundays and heavy rain is expected in the coming days.

When Heather met Darrell

When Heather met Darrell

Fifty years of love and friendship for Heather and Darrell Patullo, who celebrate their Golden wedding anniversary today.


Heat deadly for wildlife

Heat deadly for wildlife

Eight koalas rescued after suffering in hot conditions.

Beach that beat us as world’s best

Beach that beat us as world’s best

WE might think Whitehaven is the best beach in the world. But hundreds of top travel experts think this European spot is better.

Christensen speaks about fires in parliament

Christensen speaks about fires in parliament

Dawson speaks about Bloomsbury fire in parliament

Major brewer feels the sting of ring pull beer caps

Major brewer feels the sting of ring pull beer caps

Beer drinkers say their new stubbies have lost something special, with that classic sound of "sttt" in the opening of a twist top now gone.

Sunday Fires: Heatwave piling pressure on firefighters

Sunday Fires: Heatwave piling pressure on firefighters

Emergency alerts issued as parts of the state continue to burn amid an unprecedented heatwave.

Cyclone could bring rain to southeast

Cyclone could bring rain to southeast

“It could potentially come back as Owen mark II."

Truck rolls in Bloomsbury early this morning

Truck rolls in Bloomsbury early this morning

Two patients are in stable conditions in Prosperine Hospital

Zombie cyclone Owen not dead yet as another low forms

Zombie cyclone Owen not dead yet as another low forms

Cyclone Owen tipped to return from the dead

Man killed in crash west of Mackay

Man killed in crash west of Mackay

A man has died as a result of a car crash outside Marian

You may know their stories, if not their faces

You may know their stories, if not their faces

From saving a boy in a house fire to raising awareness about DV.

Man injured in buggy roll-over at Whitsundays

Man injured in buggy roll-over at Whitsundays

Island paramedics transport man to local medical facility

Sport

Three centurions from same game

Three centurions from same game

Runs flowed in Proserpine Cricket.

Volleyball champions return home from the Gold Coast

Volleyball champions return home from the Gold Coast

Volleyball champions return home from the Gold Coast

Baylee Evans wins Queensland title

Baylee Evans wins Queensland title

Baylee Evans wins Queensland title

National Sport

    Coast teen found safe after days missing

    Coast teen found safe after days missing

    Teenager located safe and well after going missing on December 5

    Dramatic change to Aussie flights begins

    Dramatic change to Aussie flights begins

    Flying soon? You better read this

    Man missing at falls for eight days

    Man missing at falls for eight days

    Police have commenced a search for a 60-year-old man

    Man shot in leg during Ipswich row

    Man shot in leg during Ipswich row

    31-year-old faces a string of charges in court on Monday

    Stabbing sparks helicopter chase

    Stabbing sparks helicopter chase

    Polair2 tracked vehicle through Logan and the Gold Coast

    Teen tries to rob Gold Coast servo with hammer

    Teen tries to rob Gold Coast servo with hammer

    He was spotted by a witness nearby

    Business News

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      Why foreign property investment has fallen

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      Smart retirees downsizing to apartment simplicity

      Smart retirees downsizing to apartment simplicity

      COl Walters, like many retirees, made the move to an apartment

      What it's like to drive Australia's cheapest electric car

      What it's like to drive Australia's cheapest electric car

      The Ioniq Electric costs from $44,990, has a battery range of 230km.

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