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Police Spook Locals

Sergeant Mummy (also known as Sergeant Gawronski) and Sergeant Mike Myers (Acting Sergeant Geoff Price from Monto) were there to greet them. Sergeant Mark Gawronski from Eidsvold Police put safety first during Thursday's Halloween festivities. Together with the Principle of Eidsvold School Preston Parter, they compiled a ‘Safe House’ list for the children...

85 Million Cntainers Returned In Wide Bay In First Year Of Scheme

CC0 Public Domain  It is clear that Wide Bay residents are enthusiastic about recycling, with figures showing more than 85 million containers have been returned in the region since the container refund scheme, Containers for Change, started a year ago today. As Queensland celebrates the one year anniversary of the scheme today,...

Car Fire, Bundaberg West

Emergency crews have been called to a car fire at Bundaberg West on Friday morning.  They headed to the corner of Takalvan and Walker Streets at around 12:12AM. A woman was checked at the scene but was okay and didn't need to go to the Hospital.

Dog Attack Norville

A woman has been mauled by a dog in Norville on Friday morning.   Paramedics treated the victim for face and arm injuries at the corner of Halpin and Faldt Streets at 6:16AM on Friday.   She was taken to Bundaberg Hospital in a stable condition.

LNP Promises Overhaul For Queensland

The Liberal National Party is promising Queenslanders better infrastructure, new dams and more jobs if they win next year's State Election.  LNP Deputy Leader Tim Mander told media on Wednesday that the party has a plan that they intend to roll out in the next 12 months. "We've already mentioned the fact that we...

LNP | Shark Attacks Damaging Queensland's Reputation

The reputation of Queensland's tourism industry is being damaged after five shark attacks in The Whitsundays in the last year, according to the Queensland Opposition.    Liberal National Party Deputy Leader Tim Mander slammed what he said was the inaction of the Palaszczuk Government regarding the issue and told media on Wednesday that 'doing...

Great Barrier Reef Safe Carbon Budget Could Be Exceeded In 12 Years

Queensland could exceed its Great Barrier Reef safe carbon budget * in under 12 years unless urgent action is taken to reduce the state’s rising greenhouse gas emissions, a new report shows. A 1.5°C Compatible Carbon Budget for Queensland, released today by the Australian Marine Conservation Society and Climate Analytics, in...

Man Crushed In Farm Machinery Accident Airlifted North Of Childers

Image Courtesy: RACQ LifeFlight Rescue A man, who was injured in a farming accident on a property north of Childers, has been airlifted to hospital by an RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter. It's believed the man, aged in his 30s, was crushed between a tractor and a trailer. The Sunshine Coast-based chopper was called...

One Person Killed In Truck And Car Crash

UPDATE | One of the people involved in Tuesday's crash on the Isis Highway, 20km south of Bundaberg, has lost their fight for life.   Preliminary investigations indicated, around 9.50am a car and truck with a trailer collided on the Isis Highway. The driver of the car, a 69-year-old man from Avoca, didn't...

One Person Critical Following Truck And Car Crash

One person is fighting for life after a truck and car collided on the Isis Highway at Elliot on Tuesday.   The accident happened on the Isis Highway (Childers Road) in the vicinity of Voss Road intersection at around 9:55AM.   The Department of Transport and Main Roads reports that a lane or lanes are...

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