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Both political sides striving to find Rookwood Weir funds

L-R Brittany Lauga, Minister for Natural Resources Anthony Lynham, Barry O'Rourke at a press conference to release the business case for the Rookwood Weir.

Minister calls on federal MPs to secure tens of millions more

PHOTOS: Both lanes reopen after truck roll-over

The driver of a truck that jack-knifed, draped in a pink towel, was walking around after it rolled on the Yeppoon Rd this morning.

ROAD has been cleared where truck 'jack-knifed' on Yeppoon Rd.






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Former Rockets player fronts court over drunken assault

It was the second time he had been changed with assault

'Predatory' uncle seizes niece's breast in 'disgusting' move

'PREDATORY AND DISGUSTING”: A truck driver pleaded guilty to one count of sexual assault in the Rockhampton Magistrates Court.

He told her he wanted to have sex with her

Young Capras player busted drink driving

Jack Alexander Pattie, 18, pleaded guilty to one charge relating to failing to check everyone in the vehicle was wearing a seatbelt, one for not displaying his P plates and one for drink driving.

Magistrate impressed with letters of support and young man's honesty

Father's $4K fuel card spending spree across CQ

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The man was charged with 73 counts of fraud

Man walking in middle of East St abuses cops

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"You have a history, frankly, of appalling behaviour."

Magistrate lectures 35-year-old about 'growing up'

Wood and brass judges gavel on a law book

Man charged with public nuisance while on probation for drugs

Driver in head-on crash was four times the limit

Christopher Peter OBeirne pleaded guilty today in the Rockhampton Magistrates Court to one count of drink driving. He had a BAC of 0.222 and claims he had taken a sleeping tablet the night he drunk drove his car into a street light.

He had a BAC of 0.222 - over four times the legal limit

Six months of planning for Rocky girl's first day of school

Maggie Allridge is set to win hearts as she heads to the classroom.

EXPLAINED: Economist talks up Rookwood Weir's business case

FUTURE WEIR: Here is where Rookwood Weir was set to be built if the project was given the green light.

On the eve of a decision being made on the vital CQ infrastructure.

CQ organisation keeps indigenous kids in school

Sebastian Carr, Leighton Patterson, Dallas Hornung, Tennyson George learning the didgeridoo.

CQID is providing programs to help support indigenous families

Yeppoon teen's brave act after losing mum to cancer

SPECIAL CAUSE: Johanna Scully, left and Kate Chappell, right are holding a cancer fundraiser in Yeppoon next month in honour of Johanna's mother.

JOHANNA Scully and Kate Chappell have fundraised for four years

Bloody good bogan burger brings out best of Rocky

BOGAN BURGER: O'Dowd's Irish Pub Rockhampton employee, Tiana O'Rourke introduces the Aussie Bogan Burger.

Burger gets the seal of approval from self-proclaimed local bogan

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Everyone invited to Yeppoon's Australia Day beach party

HUGE drawcard returns for this year's event

Where to see the Super Blue Blood Moon in Toowoomba

A super blue blood moon will light up skies around the world on January 31.

The special astronomical event will take place on January 31.

Help Toowoomba woman who lost everything in fire

Emergency crews are battling a blaze in Rangeville after a vehicle in a carport caught fire.

She raced home to watch firefighters battle the blaze

10 things you didn't know about 'Dr Death'

Dr Philip Nitschke .

The euthanasia advocate is coming to Lismore next month

New cafe owner travels the world before settling on Yeppoon

GLOBAL EXPERIENCE: Bell Jar owner Carl Ellis is keen to bring his customers something a little different.

Carl Ellis brings experience of European cafes to Capricorn Coast.

Yeppoon cafe whisking into CQ foodies' hearts

FAMILY BUSINESS: After existing for one year, Amber Kinsey (left), Cameron Kinsey and Kirsten Janes at Whisk in Yeppoon. Whisk Cafe has shot to prominence by finishing third in the Bully's CQ's favourite restaurant competition.

PLANS to expand on horizon for Bully readers' third pick

Rookwood breakthrough: Business case release info revealed

ROOKWOOD SITE: The Rookwood Weir could be emerging at this location in the not too distant future.

GOVERNMENT gives hope to Rookwood Weir project

Rocky sports club closes doors for overdue 'facelift'

Southside United Sports Club president Mark Butcher.

DATED sports club has plans for fresh new look in next six months

High profile CQ businessman says economy is on the way up

BETTER TIMES: The Cassidy Group's Grant Cassidy says there is exciting times for Rockhampton

"I think there is some exciting times ahead for Rockhampton”

Big plans ahead for CQ bakery celebrating two years

Keely Roberts and Simone Lawrie (middle with cake) with staff celebrating their second birthday.

SIMONE and Keely are taking the gluten free scene by a storm

'Human Ken Doll' has ribs removed

‘Finally happy’. Alves proudly showed off his removed ribs on the UK tv show. Picture: Splash News

Rodrigo Alves removed four of his ribs so his jackets would fit better.

Woman arrested over death of disabled children

Woman arrested for allegedly poisoning her two children.

A QUEENSLAND mother has been charged after she allegedly slowly poisoned her two...

2 years to fix QR driver shortage

Frustrated commuters may have to wait until 2020 before QR driver issues are fixed.

Frustrated commuters could be left waiting until mid-2020 before driver shortage is...

Controversial principal punishes students for dating

A SCHOOL principal has softened his “ban” on students dating. But he still keeps a (somewhat creepy) list of students who are in a relationship and will punish...

5 things teachers wish parents would do

Swimming is the perfect environment to teach your children courage and a sense of achievement. Picture: Mark Calleja

WHAT are you doing with the kids this weekend?

Teen's amazing close encounter with 'sharks' in the shallows

SIGHTING: Sarah Jarvinen's daughter Romy and a friend spotted what they said were sharks in the shallows off Mooloolaba.

Photo divides public as girls capture close encounter with sharks

Strap yourself in for the cheapest Jaguar ever

The new E-Pace is set to be the brand’s bestseller. Pic: Supplied.

Australian customers will love the new Jaguar E-Pace.

premium_icon Why these shoes were wrong for touch

Dylan Luxton claims Woodhill State School’s failure to tell him not to wear Dunlop Volleys while playing touch led to him injuring his knee.

Dylan Patrick Luxton, 18, is asking for $354,770.20 compensation

No more boring burgers

The 'cabbage butcher' pushes the boundaries of a favourite takeaway

‘Absolutely crazy’: Tinder bro speaks out

Looks like they’re going on a date.

“We had no clue this was going to blow up like it did”

How GoT nearly destroyed hunk Jason Momoa's career

GAME of Thrones has launched the Hollywood careers of plenty of its stars. But after playing Khal Drogo, Jason Momoa struggled to land a job — for a very weird...

Hottest 100: what we know so far

Amy Shark bagged second place in last year’s Hottest 100 — can she pip everyone to the post for top spot this year? Picture: Richard Dobson

Based on these stats, can you guess who will top the countdown?

Oscar nomination still sinking in for Margot Robbie

Margot Robbie at the red carpet premiere for her new film I,Tonya at Fox Studios in Moore Park, Sydney.

THE I, Tonya star celebrated with friends and family last night.

Blogger’s torment: ‘They told me to die’

Blogger Elle Darby has revealed her torment. Picture: Elle Darby

Blogger revealed her torment as her public clash with hotel owner escalates

Coast farm set to become 1190 new homes

A section outlined in red shows a 149-hectare Palmview property which is proposed to be developed to accommodate up to 1190 homes.

Proposal set to come before councillors at this week's meeting

How to make $1 million ‘flipping’ houses

Alicia and Tom Hall are professional "flippers". Picture: Supplied

“It can be a bit stressful — it never stops and it’s very consuming."

City housing development could lead to 'landslides'

Phil Collins speaks at the meeting regarding a new housing estate in Prince Henry Heights . Tuesday, 16th Jan, 2018

The development could see traffic increase by 130 per cent

Coast business taking the US by storm

MAKING MOVES: BoxBrownie director has take the company's latest real estate marketing tool to New York City as it continues to make massive inroads into the United States.

Coast company cracks the US real estate market

Wealth of opportunity in CQ: 112 jobs paying $100K-plus

Plenty of opportunity across Central Qld right now with 112 jobs paying $100,000-plus.

List of some of the top-paying jobs across Central Qld right now

M'boro prison needs to fill 10-15 full-time jobs

PRISON JOBS: Maryborough Correctional Centre General Manager Louise Kneeshaw says new job oppotunities will help curb overcrowding.

There are 10-15 positions available. All you need to know inside.

How Australia chucks a sickie

Taking a sickie is popular with Australians.

ALMOST half of us are chucking a sickie when we take sick leave

How Aussies can survive robot takeover

Getting a job was already competitive for young Aussies, and automation means they’ll have to brush up on skills that employers used to ignore. Picture: iStock

Millenials aren't just fighting each other, they're fighting robots

premium_icon Public servants brace for change from overhaul

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk swears in during a ceremony at Government House in Brisbane, Tuesday, December 12, 2017. Ms Palaszczuk's cabinet was today sworn in after winning the November 25 state election.

Queensland's top bureaucrats have been warned to expect changes

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Tesla's Elon Musk wagers ‘delusional’ $55b gamble

Elon Musk unveiling the company’s forthcoming Tesla Semi.

Tesla must hit a series of escalating revenue and profit targets.

Dad's costly grocery shop drive

DRIVING DISQUALIFIED: The miner pleaded guilty on January 18 in the Rockhampton Magistrates Court.

He provided a false name and address twice when asked by police

Ford Mustang Bullitt’s jaw-dropping sale tag

Ford’s 2018 Mustang Bullitt is living up to the hype. Picture: AFP

Massive price paid for first 2018 Ford Mustang Bullitt.

Car guru questions Tesla’s future

Former General Motors vice chairman, Bob Lutz, has cast doubt on the future prospects of electric car maker Tesla amid mounting financial losses. Picture: Supplied.

Is the electric car maker on borrowed time?

First name revealed for I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here

Isuzu D-MAX will be in the middle of the reality TV action this year.

Series four name revealed ahead of program launch.

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