The opening of South Rockhampton's ALDI store. Photo: Jann Houley
The opening of South Rockhampton's ALDI store. Photo: Jann Houley

MORNING REWIND: Aldi takes Rockhampton by storm

GOOD MORNING Central Queensland,

Welcome to today’s edition of The Morning Rewind, where we take a look at our biggest stories from the previous day.

Here are the biggest stories from yesterday, Wednesday October 2.

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Eager bargain shoppers lined up outside the new Aldi store on Gladstone Rd hours before it opened, with one man arriving at 5.45am.

(Catch up HERE)

People lined up for hours for the Aldi opening. Photo: Jann Houley
People lined up for hours for the Aldi opening. Photo: Jann Houley

ALSO READ: ALDI’S GRAND OPENING: What did the first shoppers buy

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Parts of the region had a wet start to the week, with storms and rain bringing falls of up to 50mm to some areas.

(Catch up HERE)

Yesterday's rain filled the roadside puddles at Gavial Creek. Photo: Jack Evans
Yesterday's rain filled the roadside puddles at Gavial Creek. Photo: Jack Evans

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A Yeppoon mum says she still has flashbacks from the night she woke up to find intruders looking at her in bed.

(Catch up HERE)

Sally Stanley. Photo: Contributed
Sally Stanley. Photo: Contributed

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A confidential report around the drug and alcohol rehabilitation centre has beenmade public as the Rockhampton Mayor defends council’s plans for the development.

(Catch up HERE)

The music bowl site at Parkhurst is plotted for the drug rehab centre.
The music bowl site at Parkhurst is plotted for the drug rehab centre.

ALSO READ: REVEALED: List of rehab sites council considered

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After months of waiting, Central Queensland residents were excited to see the first Aldi store in the region open.

(Catch up HERE)

The opening of South Rockhampton's ALDI store. Photo: Jann Houley.
The opening of South Rockhampton's ALDI store. Photo: Jann Houley.

ALSO READ: Aldi pushed forward highly anticipated Rocky store opening

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See you back here tomorrow for The Morning Rewind.



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