Community News

Fri 7 Feb 2020

Could bushfire crisis be behind rare bird sighting in CQ?

premium_icon Could bushfire crisis be behind rare bird sighting in CQ?

A local birdwatcher has blamed Australia’s devastating bushfire crisis after some unexpected visitors turned up in her backyard, nearly 2500kms from home.

Sat 25 Jan 2020

After 60 years, will the Coast Guard sink or swim?

premium_icon After 60 years, will the Coast Guard sink or swim?

Could a State Government takeover threaten the “identity, heritage and history” of the volunteer Coast Guard... and cost boaties a pretty penny?

Fri 24 Jan 2020

Artist’s colourful designs capture region’s beauty

premium_icon Artist’s colourful designs capture region’s beauty

A CREATIVE talent known for her unique and colourful jewellery designs, will release a new collection of wearable art.

Sun 15 Dec 2019

HUGE CAREER: Hairdresser calls time after 50 years

premium_icon HUGE CAREER: Hairdresser calls time after 50 years

From 1969-2019, Central Queensland hairdresser cut the hair of everyone in town

Fri 6 Dec 2019

Mum’s drug truth exposed: ‘I was good at covering it up’

premium_icon Mum’s drug truth exposed: ‘I was good at covering it up’

At 30 years old, Tammy started self medicating and while she was ‘numb’ her world started to fall apart

Fri 22 Nov 2019

Why our small halls still matter

premium_icon Why our small halls still matter

Festival of Small Halls returns to Kalpowar for third year. It’s a big deal for the remote town.

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