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Obscure Road Rules Qld'ers Are Breaking

Image Credit: RACQ  It has been revealed that hundreds of motorists have been fined for unusual and unsafe behaviours, thanks in part to obscure road rules.   Department of Transport and Main Roads data, analysed by RACQ, revealed 147 people had been caught driving over traffic islands, more than 320 had been fined...

Moore Park Beach Operation Wraps Up

Image Credit: QPS A major traffic operation has wrapped up in Bundaberg.   On Friday, June 14 and Saturday, June 15, local Police were joined by officers from the Criminal Investigation Branch, Road Policing Unit and Brisbane Roadside Drug Detection Unit in a major traffic operation at Moore Park Beach, Gooburrum and Welcome Creek.   Image Credit:...

BREAKING | Search For Prison Escapee

Police are looking for a prisoner who escaped from custody on Friday.   Bundaberg police are continuing their investigations into the current whereabouts of 39-year-old Vivia Dodd (pictured) who escaped police custody while being transported to the Bundaberg Hospital for treatment for a hand injury. An immediate investigation was commenced with police conducting...

Tired Old Bundaberg Signs To Be Replaced

Artist's Impression.  Image Supplied  They say first impressions are everything and now Bundaberg Regional Council is sprucing up three of Bundaberg’s entry points to ensure it leaves a positive one. The new signage and landscaping will replace the existing entry statements which haven’t been updated for several years. Tourism portfolio spokesperson Cr Greg...

UPDATE | 'Margot' The Missing Beagle Has Been Found!!

Missing pup Margot.  Image Credit: QPS  UPDATE | Margot the Beagle has been located safe and well. Police would like to thank members of the public who helped search for Margot, the five-month-old Beagle puppy, who went missing from the rear of the Playhouse Theatre on Wednesday night. Margot was located on Saturday...

Man Injured In Crash At Kawungan

A man has been hurt after crashing his car at Kawungan. The accident happened on Samarai Drive at 12.26AM on Monday.   The driver was taken to Hervey Bay Hospital in a stable condition with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police Searching For Missing 'Margot'

Missing pup Margot.  Image Credit: QPS  Police would like to hear from anyone who might know the whereabouts of Margot, a five month old tricolour Beagle. Margot was last seen at the Bundaberg Playhouse in Steffensen Street, Bundaberg West at approximately 9.15pm on Wednesday, June 12. At the time, Margot, who is microchipped,...

Kepnock Scouts Treated To Visit From Chief Commissioner

Chief Commissioner of Scout in Queensland, Mr Daryl Scott, meeting some of the locals over a camp fire.  Image Supplied  Kepnock Scouts have welcomed Chief Commissioner of Scout in Queensland, Mr Daryl Scott to Bundaberg, overnight.   Mr Scott was among a number of special guests who attended the Annual Report Presentation as Kepnock looked...

One Injured In Crash At South Bingera

One person has been injured in a crash at South Bingera. The accident happened at the intersection of Walkers Road and Chadwicks Road at 7.16AM on Friday.   Paramedics took one person to Bundaberg Hospital in a stable condition. 

Wide Bay Health Service Seeing Results

Image By Nick Youngson CC BY-SA 3.0 Alpha Stock Images Wide Bay emergency patients are being treated and admitted more quickly and ambulances are getting back on the road faster, thanks to the hard work of local health and ambulance workers. The united effort of Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service and...

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