Barry Gibb is coming to Bluesfest 2017

FANS: Barry Gibb talks to a fan next to a cardboard cutout of his young self.

Aged 70, Gibb has re-launched his solo music career with a new album

Library to air next classic film series at free event

USQ Fraser Coast's new $800,000 library.

The screenings are free but bookings are essential

Veteran photographer's work on show at gallery

Fraser Coast Chronicle chief photographer Alistair Brightman's photographic exhibition at Hervey Bay Regional Art Gallery is on now. It's called 20twenty20 Vision - Views & News.

"In my free time I do a lot of landscape and nature photography."

Girls' Night In will help fight cancers: letter

Queensland women are staging a Girls' Night In to raise funds for cancer research ... and Fraser Coast women have been asked to join in.

The Girls' Night In draws on the power and impact of friendship.

Tim Finn headlining at Airlie Beach Music Festival

Music veteran Tim Finn from New Zealand will headline the Airlie Beach Music Festival.

Tim Finn: "It's the kind of festival that artists love"

CMC organisers: No more pre-sale tickets will be sold

US country music group The Dixie Chicks. Supplied by Chugg Entertainment.

UPDATE: Plenty of people unhappy with process

Neil Young brings The Monsanto Years to Bluesfest

In this May 18, 2016 photo, Neil Young poses for a portrait in Calabasas, Calif., to promote his new album, \"Earth.\"  Available June 24, the album is a collection of 13 live songs interspersed with the sounds of crickets, frogs, crows, bees and other animals Young recorded in his backyard. The 70-year-old singer-songwriter said he didnt set out to make an album about the planet. The theme just emerged as he chose the best performances from his past year on tour. (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP)

The Canadian will perform with Lukas Nelson's Promise of the Real

Seniors Belly Dance Classes!

Learn to belly dance class, specifically catering for the senior ladies.

Belly Dance Class - Adults of all ability

Belly dancing class for adults of all ability; beginners to advance. The key is to just have fun!

Belly dancing class for adults of all ability; beginners to advance. The key is to...

Kids Belly Dance Classes!

Belly dancing classes just for kids!

Belly dancing classes just for kids!

Last Friday Club

Last Friday Club

Catch up with friends and unwind every last Friday of the month. Relax to cool...

Power Brass!

Maryborough Excelsior City Band is pleased to present their springtime concert for 2016.

Maryborough Excelsior City Band is pleased to present their springtime concert for...

Christmas Sunday in the Park

Family fun, train rides, brass bands and more!

Family fun, train rides, brass bands and more!

Sunday in the Park

The last Sunday of the month come to Queen's Park for some family fun!

The last Sunday of the month come to Queen's Park for some family fun!

10 common snakes and how to identify them

SUNSHINE Coast snake catcher Richie Gilbert has seen it all in more than 13 years on the job.

Five of the best to places to bushwalk

Popular pass time offers something for everyone

Five things you need to know before taking a lightning photo

Key tips from photographer Warren Lynam

Property: What $300,000 buys you

Here's what $300,000 would look like in different suburbs.

More readers want charges on slides at WetSide

FRASER Coast residents are more in favour of council charging for the use of the proposed waterslides, should they be implemented.

No promises WetSide waterslides will be free: mayor

PLANS: Hervey Bay's WetSide Water Park could get two brand new waterslides after Council changed the application plans for the site.

Two new waterslides could be coming to the park.

Fraser Coast among the most affordable destinations

Fraser Island - wreck of the Maheno.

Photo: Alistair Brightman

The Fraser Coast is among the most affordable holiday destinations.

The Mackay woman getting 28 million hits online

Sonia Carroll's web series Aussie Periscope Girl has attracted 28.7 million hits on Periscope.

Former Mackay girl showcases Australia to the world

Visitors from the southern states flocking to Fraser Coast

Holidaying from Canberra, the Willis family have chosen Oceans Resort for a six night stay in Hervey Bay. Tony, James and Kym Willis.

Tourists are heading to the region from Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide.

October is final opportunity to go out and see the whales

There were more whales than ever before in the waters off Hervey Bay this whale season. And, there's still plenty of the blue creatures left to see.

Don't delay seeing the whales, you have one month left.

Is this the coolest job on the Fraser Coast?

Australian Adventure Park general manager Brendan Guy says the adventure aspect of the park will launch when an Adventure Training Leader is hired.

"This is going to be a really fun job."