Fraser wildlife plans in focus

Fraser wildlife plans in focus

A dingo killed after being hit by a car on Fraser Island last week has ramped up plans to establish a wildlife care facility in…

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Indigenous dancers head abroad

Indigenous dancers head abroad

The K’gari Wakka Birri cultural dancers are set to take part in a unique exchange next year when the troupe travels to Fiji to perform…

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Butchulla adventure set for silverscreen

Butchulla adventure set for silverscreen

The normally quiet Fisherman’s Park was abuzz with activity last week as film crews from the hit children’s television series Bushwhacked! gathered at Urangan to…

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City cloaked in spirit and pride of past

City cloaked in spirit and pride of past

Hats are being dusted off, waistcoats washed and petticoats ironed as Hervey Bay prepares to celebrate 150 years of European settlement. Staff at the Lifeline…

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Bay pioneers celebrate history of generations

Bay pioneers celebrate history of generations

It is part of Christensen family legend that an adventurous and headstrong young woman, freed from the shackles of a protective family by her 21st…

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Researchers warn: replant or perish

Researchers warn: replant or perish

Hervey Bay’s coral reefs could face an uncertain future unless action is taken to revegetate the banks of the flood-prone Mary River and improve the…

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Law changes open to public

Law changes open to public

Changes to Fraser Coast Regional Council local laws have included a proposal to ensure cats are desexed before they are sold or given away. The…

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New wall completed

New wall completed

Replacement of a revetment wall at Lions Park in Burrum Heads has been completed after it was severely damaged during recent wild weather. The 140…

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Youth welcome new headspace

Youth welcome new headspace

Hervey Bay’s scope of youth support services was given a boost last Friday as residents packed into Central Place to celebrate the opening of headspace….

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New hospital build gains momentum

New hospital build gains momentum

Construction of the new St Stephen’s Hospital in Urraween is continuing to plan and is well on track to be completed, according to schedule, by…

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