Community News

Thu 17 May 2018

Striking new lanes for Maryborough Ten Pin centre

Striking new lanes for Maryborough Ten Pin centre

New synthetic lanes installed as part of revamp for Maryborough Ten Pin centre

Wed 16 May 2018

Get colourful at charity fun run

Get colourful at charity fun run

The 2.5km run held at Susan River Homestead is suitable for people of all ages and abilities.

Early season whale spotted by fishing guide

Early season whale spotted by fishing guide

"It was exciting and more unusual to spot one in the Sandy Strait."

Bay business hosts Biggest Morning Tea with an unusual twist

Bay business hosts Biggest Morning Tea with an unusual twist

A 100-seat table will line the path of Arkarra Tea Gardens for the organisers first annual event.

Tue 15 May 2018

Grandad abused in traffic while dealing with emergency

premium_icon Grandad abused in traffic while dealing with emergency

Terry Meehan's faith in humanity has been restored by the compassion of a perfect stranger.

Gootchie grandmother supports domestic violence victims

Gootchie grandmother supports domestic violence victims

DVConnect Queensland enlisted Lyn Kelman to take over a job they could no longer do.

Fraser Coast SES shines bright with massive donation

Fraser Coast SES shines bright with massive donation

Thanks to the Lioness Club of Hervey Bay, the SES have more time to save lives.

Mon 14 May 2018

Horse rider urges motorist to learn road rules

Horse rider urges motorist to learn road rules

Horse riders want motorists to learn the road rules before someone is hurt or killed.

Seafront Oval becomes a sea of pink for Mother's Day Classic

premium_icon Seafront Oval becomes a sea of pink for Mother's Day Classic

For Rosey Dakin, the fundraising event is a Mother's Day tradition.

Sat 12 May 2018

Pair with disability who 'love cleaning' score gig

premium_icon Pair with disability who 'love cleaning' score gig

Matthew Pindar and Brent Moy may have a disability, but it hasn't stopped them from being two of the hardest workers you can find.

Hervey Bay performers off to Paris for dream gig

Hervey Bay performers off to Paris for dream gig

THEY started their dancing journey together when they were young children and now they'll share a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

Fri 11 May 2018

Deceiving exhibition puts spotlight on consumerism

Deceiving exhibition puts spotlight on consumerism

The treats are made of salvaged materials including discarded cardboard, polystyrene, and paper.

Wed 9 May 2018

Tap along to Maryborough's newest singing group

Tap along to Maryborough's newest singing group

The songbirds have already performed several times and were hoping to spread the word to gain more "gigs”.

Deadpool rallies for Derbydore screening

Deadpool rallies for Derbydore screening

Proceeds from a special charity screening of Deadpool 2 will go towards helping Fraser Coast residents in their time of need.

Tue 8 May 2018

Craftfest's challenge to be placed in care packages

Craftfest's challenge to be placed in care packages

Artisan Desleigh Baynes said they had amazing success of the Christmas Stocking Challenge last year.

GALLERY: Hot Rods in Bay

premium_icon GALLERY: Hot Rods in Bay

Fraser Coast’s car enthusiast community is going from strength to strength

LAST ESCAPE: Fraser Island brumby saved by locals

premium_icon LAST ESCAPE: Fraser Island brumby saved by locals

Ellie the brumby will be by author Fred Williams side, as he shares the captivating details of her 1997 escape at a book launch in Hervey Bay this month.

Mon 7 May 2018

Cadet unit calls for volunteers to step up

Cadet unit calls for volunteers to step up

Full ADF training will be provided for anyone who would like to become an Australian Army cadet officer or Instructor of Cadets.

Get your running shoes on for Mother's Day classic

Get your running shoes on for Mother's Day classic

There will be a fundraising face painting stall, sausage sizzle and jumping castle on the oval, and anyone can take part in the 1km, 2km, 5km walk, or 5km run.

Relish in camp oven cook up and local produce feast

Relish in camp oven cook up and local produce feast

Dig into mouth-watering locally caught seafood, home-grown macadamia nuts and gourmet cheeses matched with awarding-winning wines.

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