May 2021

Published a story 18th May 2021 10:38 AM

With housing shortages at a dire level locally, throughout Queensland and in much of the country, the Regional Australia Institute is taking discussion about the issue online with a live webinar. Here’s how you can join the free event.

Live webinar to shine spotlight on regional housing shortages

With housing shortages at a dire level locally, throughout Queensland and in much of the country, the Regional Australia Institute is taking discussion about the issue online with a live webinar. Here’s how you can join the free event.

Published a story 9th May 2021 9:23 AM

A Qld woman has shown how much she loves her mum by collecting special notes from around the globe - from as close to home as Bundaberg to as far as Croatia.

With love: Daughter’s amazing global Mother’s Day message

A Qld woman has shown how much she loves her mum by collecting special notes from around the globe - from as close to home as Bundaberg to as far as Croatia.

Published a story 7th May 2021 5:11 AM

It started with neighbours hearing a terrifying bang, then the flames took over the Bundaberg home.

Photos, video: Fireys battle blaze that wrecks Bundaberg home

It started with neighbours hearing a terrifying bang, then the flames took over the Bundaberg home.

Published a story 4th May 2021 2:43 PM

Now is your chance to come and try the Generator in one of Bundaberg’s most iconic locations.

Come and spend a day in a co-working space for free

Now is your chance to come and try the Generator in one of Bundaberg’s most iconic locations.

Published a story 3rd May 2021 12:32 PM

A rescue chopper was tasked with picking up a teen with a dislocated knee on Sunday. Now, the brave 13-year-old at the centre of the event has shared her story of triumph - and it goes much deeper than one incident in the water.

The moment local beachgoers came to brave Gemma’s rescue

A rescue chopper was tasked with picking up a teen with a dislocated knee on Sunday. Now, the brave 13-year-old at the centre of the event has shared her story of triumph - and it goes much deeper than one incident in the water.

April 2021

Published a story 29th Apr 2021 1:34 PM

Bundaberg drivers have been thanked for their patience, as the Department of Transport and Main Roads reveals a date for completion of works on Bundaberg-Bargara Road.

Your questions on Bundaberg-Bargara Rd works answered

Bundaberg drivers have been thanked for their patience, as the Department of Transport and Main Roads reveals a date for completion of works on Bundaberg-Bargara Road.

Published a story 29th Apr 2021 12:43 PM

Rural fire volunteers will be better equipped after a deal with Energy Queensland. See the list of new gear:

$60k boost for rural fireys in Childers and Gregory

Rural fire volunteers will be better equipped after a deal with Energy Queensland. See the list of new gear:

Published a story 28th Apr 2021 1:58 PM

‘Do not approach’: Three people police want to speak to

Bundaberg police are hoping locals can help them identify three people who may be able to help with investigations into recent shop stealing offences.

Published a story 27th Apr 2021 3:13 PM

If you’ve ever wanted to become a firefighter now’s your chance.

Why you should give a career in firefighting a red-hot go

If you’ve ever wanted to become a firefighter now’s your chance.

Published a story 27th Apr 2021 12:42 PM

Police are investigating the disappearance of a young adult in Bundaberg.

Man reported missing in Bundaberg

Police are investigating the disappearance of a young adult in Bundaberg.

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Crystal Jones is a senior journalist and editor at the Bundaberg NewsMail. She has worked extensively in regional Queensland news since 2007 and has tackled big issues including the extensive abuse in the aged care industry.