Community News

Wed 16 Oct 2019

Swimmer’s fears: ‘I’m worried and other’s should be as well’

premium_icon Swimmer’s fears: ‘I’m worried and other’s should be as well’

If shark drum lines are not reinstated, the Coast could be in for an outbreak of shark sightings according to one resident

Fisherman rescued from tiny reef island

premium_icon Fisherman rescued from tiny reef island

A fisherman in his 40s was airlifted to hospital early yesterday morning after suffering from a suspected bowel infection near Swains Reef.

Mon 14 Oct 2019

RICH V POOR: How incomes for CQ’s schools compare

premium_icon RICH V POOR: How incomes for CQ’s schools compare

Rockhampton’s richest school rakes in more than $89.2 million in three years and parents wanting to send their kids to the region’s most expensive school have to...

Controversial new wind farm approved for regional CQ

premium_icon Controversial new wind farm approved for regional CQ

A new $350 million wind farm in Central Queensland has been given the go-ahead despite local residents strongly opposing its construction.

Sat 12 Oct 2019

SOAKED: Over 110mm falls in overnight storms

premium_icon SOAKED: Over 110mm falls in overnight storms

Rain, hail, and shine sums up the start to the weekend in CQ.

Mon 7 Oct 2019

Brother kept special message found in a bottle at grave

premium_icon Brother kept special message found in a bottle at grave

40 years after a young school teacher lost her life her first love found out about her death and visited her grave regularly, leaving a special message behind

Federal swimming grants up to $10k available

premium_icon Federal swimming grants up to $10k available

Capricornia MP Michelle Landry is encouraging local community groups to apply for new swimming grants

Tue 1 Oct 2019

Meet the grandma with a lifetime P&C membership

premium_icon Meet the grandma with a lifetime P&C membership

OUR PRICELESS PAST: Jan Martin dedicated 53 years to the Berserker Street State School P&C

Raelene shares her rich history with Bajool students

premium_icon Raelene shares her rich history with Bajool students

OUR PRICELESS PAST: Mount Morgan local shares her passion for puzzles and gardening with local students

Mon 23 Sep 2019

Students honour CQ teachers' special connection to school

premium_icon Students honour CQ teachers' special connection to school

OUR PRICELESS PAST:CQ teacher looks back at her lifelong connection to Allenstown Stateschool

Fri 20 Sep 2019

Meet the man who taught Rod Laver

premium_icon Meet the man who taught Rod Laver

OUR PRICELESS PAST: Rodney Douglas loves a laugh just as much as he enjoys travelling and educating

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Download 10 PDF maps for Carnival of Flowers gardens

premium_icon Download 10 PDF maps for Carnival of Flowers gardens

IF you are visiting The Chronicle Garden Competition gardens over the next 10 days, we've made it easy for you to navigate your way around the region.

Tue 10 Sep 2019

Get your footy gear on to fight childhood cancer

premium_icon Get your footy gear on to fight childhood cancer

Natural Wonders will wear their favourite footy team's colours on Wednesday to raise money for kids living with cancer

Heights takes out Battle of the Bands

premium_icon Heights takes out Battle of the Bands

Lighthouse came third overall as well as winning best video

Mon 9 Sep 2019

Emmaus teacher excellence award nominee

premium_icon Emmaus teacher excellence award nominee

Mr Goves tries to enter the Bayton award every two years, and organises drawing classes for his colleagues and the wider community

Challenge the Mountain: results and photos

premium_icon Challenge the Mountain: results and photos

Junior, Open, Team and Saddle Up! results from Saturday's Challenge the Mountain: see the massive photo gallery

GALLERY: Staff capture dramatic photos of Mt Archer bushfire

premium_icon GALLERY: Staff capture dramatic photos of Mt Archer bushfire

Stunning images show dedicated firefighters protecting homes from towering flames

CQ town revealed as most expensive place to fuel up in QLD

premium_icon CQ town revealed as most expensive place to fuel up in QLD

'Retailers are taking drivers for a ride with margins this high.' See how to find good deals and avoid 'unfair prices' at the pump

RACQ pays Gogango a flying visit

premium_icon RACQ pays Gogango a flying visit

Last year, the helicopter service rescued 2756 Queenslanders in need.

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