hitz-hero-localnews.jpg

Don’t Be Caught Out By Easter High Tides

Image Supplied  High tides associated with a full moon are well-known features of the Easter period and they are also well-known for putting people in danger and submerging their vehicles. Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) Senior Ranger Colin Lawton said very high tides were forecast for Good Friday (19 April) and right across...

More Cash For Indigenous Rangers In CQ

The LNP is delivering new jobs and economic opportunities for Indigenous rangers in Central Queensland with a $1.098 million grant to the Gidarjil Development Corporation to support Indigenous rangers, unlock new commercial ventures and provide training and work experience for Indigenous secondary students in the Bundaberg and Gladstone regions. The Liberal...

Boot Brisbane Forums Being Rolled Out

Boot Brisbane will be hold its sixth New State Forum in Mackay next month. Supporters will gather at the Souths League Club at 181 Milton Street on Wednesday May 8 from 7-9pm. Robbie Katter MP, State Member for Traeger, will attend the sixth New State Forum in Mackay.  He is one of several...

Labor’s Crab Quota Clawback Causing Crisis - Crikey

CC0 Public Domain  Commercial fishers up and down the coast are ringing the alarm bells after the Palaszczuk Labor Government released its plans to slash fishing quotas. LNP Shadow Minister for Fisheries Tony Perrett and Hervey Bay MP Ted Sorensen met with local commercial fishers in Hervey Bay today to discuss the...

Man Woman And Infant Injured In Rollover In Kinkuna

A man, woman and infant have been taken to Bundaberg Hospital after they were involved in a rollover in Kinkuna on Sunday.   The accident happened on the corner of Coonarr and Thieles Roads at 6.18PM. A woman in her 30s was suffering from back and neck pain, a man in his 30s...

Appeal of Shark Control Program

The Federal Court has granted a stay of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal decision that caused the Shark Control Program within the boundaries of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park to be suspended. Below is a statement from Acting Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries Anthony Lynham: I welcome the Federal Court’s...

BREAKING | Air And Land Search For Missing Woman

Police are coordinating an air and land search for a woman missing from Isis Central. Theresa Dougherty, 45, left her home on Barkles Road around 1:00PM on Thursday to search for one of her dogs – a Great Dane/Mastiff cross – that had gone missing. Image Credit Ms Dougherty had two other dogs...

BREAKING | Air And Land Search Located Missing Isis Central Woman

UPDATE | Police have located a woman missing from Isis Central. The 45-year-old was located in bushland north of her home address on Barkles Road by the RACQ LifeFlight helicopter around 1:00PM on Friday. She suffered minor abrasions and was transported to Bundaberg Base Hospital. It is believed that she fell and became...

Take A Walk In Someone Else's Shoes In Bargara

Africa cyclone recovery image.  Supplied by Alistair  Banks - The Highlands Presbyterian Church A 20 kilometre walk will be held in Bargara on Saturday to raise money for victims of Cyclone Idai in Zimbabwe. It was one of the worst tropical cyclones to affect Africa and the Southern Hemisphere, with over 1,000...

Bundy Cop Recognised For Bravery

Senior Constable Mick Gray.  Image Credit: QPS  Senior Constable Mick Gray was amongst other police officers throughout the state who were recently recognised for brave conduct at Government House by the Governor of Queensland. On the afternoon of October 18 2016, Senior Constable (then Constable) Michael Gray and Mr Fletcher Ericson from...

If you have information on something happening near you or wish to contact the newroom use this link