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AMBER ALERT, Raceview (Ipswich)

The Queensland Police Service is seeking urgent public assistance to help locate a one-year-old boy (pictured) who was taken from a Raceview address six hours ago who may be at significant risk. A man (pictured) was seen pulling the boy from his mother’s arms and is believed to have put him...

Search For Stolen Motorbikes

Image Credit: QPS  Police need our help to find motorcycles stolen from Calavos. Two off road motorcycles were stolen from an address on Darlingtons Road, Calavos between January 11 and January 12. Image Credit: QPS  The motorcycles are described as: Suzuki RMZ450 2011 model yellow and blackSuzuki RMZ450 2014 model yellow and red Image Credit: QPS  If...

Gooburrum Man Hospitalised After Horse Kick

A man is recovering in hospital after he was kicked by a horse at Gooburrum. Paramedics, including Critical Care, were called to a private residence at 6.46PM on Thursday.   The victim, aged in his 60s sustained an elbow injury. He was taken to Bundaberg Hospital with Critical Care Paramedics on board.

Fraser Island Tourists Cop Hefty Fines For Breaking Dingo Laws

Fraser Island dingo.  Image Credit: Pixabay  Two hefty fines have been issued under the recently increased penalties legislated for interfering with dingoes on Fraser Island. Minister for Environment and Science Leeanne Enoch said the fines served as a timely reminder that people need to be aware of the significant and serious consequences...

ADF Support During Bushfire Crisis

3rd Combat Service Support Battalion and 3rd Combat Engineer Regiment convoy, arrives in Puckapunyul from Townsville, to marry up with the combined contingent of the 3rd Combat Engineer Regiment and the Kumul Force 17 from the Papua New Guinea Defence Force, in support of Operation Bushfire Assist.  Image Credit: PTE Madhur...

Bundaberg Welcomes 27 UQ Medical Students To Town

Image Supplied  The University of Queensland Rural Clinical School (UQRCS) has welcomed 27 medical students to Bundaberg! The students will spend the year with UQRCS Bundaberg for the clinical training component of UQ’s flagship Doctor of Medicine program. Image Supplied  Bundaberg is one of four outstanding UQRCS sites that deliver learning experiences characterised by...

South Kolan Thanks Emergency Services After Bushfires

Image Supplied  After an exhausting few weeks in the bushfire season, South Kolan’s smaller community members have paid tribute to emergency service workers and the amazing effort they went to in protecting their community. Senior Constable Karas, Sergeant Bardini, Senior Constable Shambrook and Acting Sergeant Thompson received letters of thanks from South...

Fraser Coast Jobs Expo Coming Soon

CC BY-SA 4.0 This year’s Fraser Coast Jobs Expo will bring together job seekers, employers and recruitment agencies from throughout Hervey Bay, Maryborough and surrounding towns. Fraser Coast Councillor Paul Truscott said exhibitors would be available to answer questions at the Brolga Theatre in Maryborough on Wednesday, 12 February between 10:00AM and...

Boy Suffers Electric Shock, Walkervale

A little boy has suffered an electric shock in Walkervale overnight.  Paramedics were called to check on the primary school aged child at a private residence at 8.11PM on Wedneday. He was taken to Bundaberg Hospital in a stable condition. It is not clear just what he was doing at the time he was...

Men Reported Missing Between Victoria & Townsville, Found

UPDATE | The two men, a 90-year-old and 59-year old, reported missing between Victoria and Townsville on Wednesday have been located safe and well. Police would like to thank the media and the public for their assistance. EARLIER | Police are seeking assistance to help locate two men reported missing between Victoria...

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