Regional News

Tue 4 Aug 2020

ROLLING: No central recording system for serious incidents

premium_icon ROLLING: No central recording system for serious incidents

4.15PM: The Mines Inspectorate does not have a central recording system where the reporting of HPIs at mine sites and actions taken can be reviewed

Star crocodile dead at 90 years of age

premium_icon Star crocodile dead at 90 years of age

Central Queensland tourist attraction mourns loss of a legend.

Bikie gang members stung in CQ police bust

premium_icon Bikie gang members stung in CQ police bust

Several known bikies have been arrested following specialist police activity in Yaamba at the weekend.

BUSHFIRE SEASON: Livingstone gets positive outlook

premium_icon BUSHFIRE SEASON: Livingstone gets positive outlook

Mayor Andy Ireland says lessons have also been learned from last year’s Cobraball disaster.

Byfield drug supplier caught with hand gun, ammo

premium_icon Byfield drug supplier caught with hand gun, ammo

He told police the weapon did not work when they raided his property.

REVEALED: Blueprints for Biloela’s new $3.5M cop shop

premium_icon REVEALED: Blueprints for Biloela’s new $3.5M cop shop

Plans to strengthen CQ’s policing are well and truly underway as works on a new facility take shape.

$241M expansion: Prisoners to move into new cells this week

premium_icon $241M expansion: Prisoners to move into new cells this week

Two more sections are expected to be completed next month.

Why this jersey will mean so much to St Brendan’s players

premium_icon Why this jersey will mean so much to St Brendan’s players

First XIII will wear specially designed Indigenous jerseys in Wednesday’s Aaron Payne Cup game.

‘Whale!’: Scream in the night as yacht hits ocean giant

premium_icon ‘Whale!’: Scream in the night as yacht hits ocean giant

Lucas Burns and Trevor Hill expected to sail to Keppel Bay. The ocean took them to Hervey Bay instead.

Big dollars set to hit CQ community groups

premium_icon Big dollars set to hit CQ community groups

A number of non-profit organisations across CQ will see the improvement of facilities and programs.

GALLERY: 70+ action photos from CQ motocross mega race day

premium_icon GALLERY: 70+ action photos from CQ motocross mega race day

Riders from Gladstone, Roma and Longreach made their way to the Central Queensland town

Police release new images in search for fatal crash answers

premium_icon Police release new images in search for fatal crash answers

Sergeant Ray Pimm would like information about a white four-wheel drive.

Antiques dealer uncovering hidden treasure in Rockhampton

premium_icon Antiques dealer uncovering hidden treasure in Rockhampton

Do you have any of the old $5 or $10 paper notes? You might be surprised what they’re worth.

Cancer tragedy inspires man’s 2000km bike ride mission

premium_icon Cancer tragedy inspires man’s 2000km bike ride mission

Sam Cooke lost his mother Gloria to cancer and is riding 2000km to raise money.

Students ‘Try a Trade’ at construction event

premium_icon Students ‘Try a Trade’ at construction event

Nearly 30 high school students got stuck into bricklaying, carpentry, plumbing, and electrical work at CQUniversity.

YEAR 12 FORMALS: Fate of CQ graduation plans amid COVID-19

premium_icon YEAR 12 FORMALS: Fate of CQ graduation plans amid COVID-19

See the full list of details for formals around the coronavirus pandemic.

Full list of local clubs to benefit from $400k boost

premium_icon Full list of local clubs to benefit from $400k boost

More than fifteen clubs and groups across the region will receive up to $35,000 each.

Woman tried to mask smell of drugs in car with deoderant

premium_icon Woman tried to mask smell of drugs in car with deoderant

Police found a stash of drugs in the woman’s car when they pulled her over on Lakes Creek Road.

Wet weather to sweep through CQ in coming days

premium_icon Wet weather to sweep through CQ in coming days

Up to 60mm could fall in some areas as a trough pushes north through Central Queensland.

Popular coast tourist destination hits the market

premium_icon Popular coast tourist destination hits the market

After owning the getaway spot for seven years, the local investor owners have listed the Cooee Bay site for sale.

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