Stolen money spent on groceries and rent

Rockhampton Court

A woman who stole thousands from her employer has been heavily fined

Country singer goes regional

LIVE JAM: Michelle Plozza will play at Clermont on October 7.

MICHELLE Plozza was raised listening to country music.

Battle of the bands helps musos

Headspace Rockhampton CEO Rod Boddice, Daniel Hughes from Headspace, Sarah Hicks, coordinator of Battle of the Bands and Geoff Green from Green Brothers, a sponsor of battle of the bands.

SARAH Hicks is a believer in the power of music and self-expression.






'My twin would be proud': Lauren kicks 33kg in 32 weeks

TWO years ago Lauren Kertland was a completely different person.

WED Sep 28: Kick the Kilos leaderboard

Portrait of athletic mature woman resting after jogging. Beautiful senior blonde woman running at the park on a sunny day. Female runner listening to music while jogging.

NOT too much movement on the Kick the Kilos leaderboard.

Four simple ways to spring-clean your diet

Your mum was right: Eat your vegetables

REVEALED: Major fitness precinct plans unveiled

Artist impressions of the new health and fitness hub.

Two fitness industry leaders have already committed to the project

TUES Sept 27: Kick the Kilos leaderboard

young fitness woman runner running on sunrise road

AND Tweed is back in the game.

Capricornia MP wants to Kick the Kilos

Michelle Landry and Cameron Schroder sign on to The Morning Bulletin's Kick the Kilos.Photo Tamara MacKenzie / The Morning Bulletin

It's not easy to find time to exercise when you're an MP

Raising the bar for our health and fitness

Rockhampton personal trainer Ben Zurvas.

BEN Zurvas would be forgiven for dreading the sound of his alarm.

Our veterans recognised

YEPPOON'S oldest serving war veterans filled the room at the Yeppoon RSL last week where they were recognised for their long service to the RSL League.

Lionesses fly to aid of RFDS

FLYING HIGH: Shirley Condon, Sandra Younger-Purnell and Annette Baker from the Yeppoon Lionesss Club are putting on a Springtime Extravaganza to raise funds for the RFDS.

THE YEPPOON Lioness Club has always known the importance of donating

Rio carnivale comes alive

STREET PARADE: The Coal Train Grand Street Parade for Pinefest will start at the old Railway station.

THE Olympics may be over, but the Rio Carnivale is just starting.

Ready 24 expands business

BUSINESS READY: Ready 24 Gym owner Nissa Ramm opened the new gym facility over the weekend.

YEPPOON'S Nissa Ramm has always been passionate about fitness.

Sailing champions get wind at Keppel

HIGH SAILS: Youth State Championships at Keppel Bay.

MORE than 130 of Queensland's most-promising young sailors competed.

Local Partners

Brand Insights

Brand Insights

Paint oils like Rembrandt

VISUAL artists of all ages and levels of experience in Yeppoon will have the chance to fine-tune their oil painting skills in a series of workshops.

Mt Wheeler charity event raises leukaemia profile

Stevie Dilley doing the barre ls at last year's event.

LAST year Sharann Paine raised $1746 and is ready to do it again.

Rocky venue to exclusively screen global movie festival

WORLD PREMIER: The Walter Reid Cultural Centre is one of eight Australian venues to host the World's First Global Film Festival.

Local movie lovers to judge the World's First Global Film Fest

Family fights to stop more deaths from rare disease

A charity gold day will be held in honour of Camiras Paul McMahon who died of amyloidosis on November 4 last year.Photo: Contributed

The life-threatening condition you've probably never heard of

Where has Brad opened his third Bargain Box?

Owner of Brad's Bargain Box Bradley Walton.
Photo Allan Reinikka / The Morning Bulletin

It's a business success story for the two-year-old brand

Hairess Boutique salon was 'meant to be'

Jenna Sivewright and her daughter Mila Gilbert, 2, are excited to open the doors to Hairess Boutique on Denham St, Rockhampton today, Wednesday, September 28.Photo Amber Hooker / The Morning Bulletin

WATCH: Jenna Sivewright welcomes clientele new and old to salon

Start-up mentoring hits Rocky

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Speed mentoring is coming to Rockhampton next month

LISTEN: Croc expert John Lever shares his close encounters

Koorana crocodile farm owner John Lever feeds Buka, a one tonne crocodile.

John still 'hooked on crocs'; claims just as dangerous as any job

Brisbane, Gold Coast airports hit by Border Force strikes

Extensive rolling stoppages to start today

Keppel MP says One Nation could stall GKI project

Aerial shot of Great Keppel Island (GKI) rally.
Photo Allan Reinikka / The Morning Bulletin

Keppel MP says One Nation's views could harm GKI

Statewide Blackout after Storms

A lightning show at Lightning St, Calliope.

Lightning strikes take out electricity grid.

Katy Perry Votes Naked

Campaign to encourage people to vote.

Katy Perry releases video to encourage people to vote in coming election.

Max Walker Dies

Former Australian cricketer dies at 68.

Cricket Legend and Commentator dies at 68.

The Coast's worst tattoos: Hundreds vie for free fix

Tattoo artist Jeffrey Robinson has been overwhelmed by the number of bad tattoos sent to him.

Tattoo artist offering free cover up for tattoo voted the worst

Gladstone hairdresser drops 60kg for big day

Bridie Immoos and Michael Ritchie wed at Agnes Water on September 24.

Bride sheds 60kg ahead of big wedding day.

Massive auction expected to have tradies in 'Hilux heaven'

Hassalls general manager Steve Walls is promising bidders \"Hilux heaven\".

“HILUX HEAVEN” is heading to our region, auctioneers are promising.

Supermum: Getting on the public transport route

Waiting for the bus in Brisbane.

The wheels on the bus go round and round for Supermum on holiday

Zinc vital for health in plants, animals

HEALTHY APPROACH: Rockhampton Health Options' Lynette and Peter Lewis.

ZINC is an indispensable nutrient for plants as well as animals.

Suicide rate reaches 10-year high

Eight people per day last year took their own life

Madonna poses naked in solidarity with Katy Perry

Madonna posted her own nude selfie on Instagram

Carlos Santana added to Bluesfest 2017 line up

Carlos Santana at Bluesfest 2013.

Calling all local black magic women

Disney to remake 'The Lion King', and it's live-action

The Lion King is coming back to movie theatres

And this time it's going to be live-action.

$40million hotel, shops development project for Mackay

Mt Pleasant hotel and retirement accommodation, proposed at 194-202 Malcomson St.

$40m development to take Mackay to 'the next level'

Projects hoped to revive Rockhampton real estate

There have been just over 800 house sales in Rockhampton this year

Property 200m from ocean selling for just over $100K

BEACHCOMBER PARK: Work has started on a new $19.2 million development at Toogoom.

The estate's developer is offering huge discounts for early buyers.

UPDATE: Former rodeo champ's sale rained out, now back on

Larkhill local Ken Consiglio is having an auction of most of the things on his property.

'People kept showing up and we had to turn them away'

First stages of $25 million housing development underway

New development on Madsen Rd - The Springs.

The blocks of land are much bigger than usual

14% of renovators doing own electrical work?

Landscaping (46%), demolition (43%) and interior design (77%) are also often tackled head on by plucky homeowners.

And 12% said they did their own plumbing work

Mining contract firm expands to Papua New Guinea and WA

CQ Field Mining general manager Dean Scott (right) and his staff at Paget (from left) Danny Chrzanowski, Liam Keighran, Jason Holt, Julie Hope, Kirsty Head, Sara Aston and Sharon McLean.

Almost 100 applicants as expansion opens new job opportunities

Female only job listing rubs men up the wrong way

The ad on Seek.

Comments on social media suggest the ad is "sexist”.

$70b opportunity to make us $3000 a year better off

Report reveals potential to power Australia's biggest employers

December arrival for Holden's new $21,990 Astra

ASTRA ARRIVAL: Multi-award winning Opel Astra arrives here in December sporting a Holden badge and high hopes of boosting the brand as local manufacturing winds up.

European Car of the Year a key Holden model

REVEALED: Queensland's fuel theft hotspots

The number of petrol theft cases in Queensland is on the increase

Cattle injured in truck rollover near meatworks

A truck carrying cattle has rolled near the Teys meatworks on Lakes Creek Road.

Truck rolls over, some cattle injured

Infiniti QX30 all-wheel-drive SUV road test and review

ALL-PAW PREMIUM: Why be a sheep? If you fancy a premium all-wheel-drive small SUV alternative to your Germans, Infiniti offers its attractive QX30. But should you buy one?

Stylish crossover a break from the norm

All-new Volkswagen Tiguan SUV road test and review

Volkswagen’s long-awaited Tiguan SUV update is bigger, bolder and blingier than its predecessor

All-new mid-size SUV ready to boost VW sales

Holden reveals all-new Equinox SUV is Australia bound

COMING SOON: Chevrolet reveals its global Equinox SUV model and Holden quickly confirms we'll be seeing it in Australia in 2017.

2017 arrival for Captiva replacement