Community News

Wed 17 Oct 2018

STEP UP: Love of Latin dance shared with Bay students

premium_icon STEP UP: Love of Latin dance shared with Bay students

Bay teacher Wendy Rivera is sharing her passion for dance by hosting basic Latin dance classes in Hervey Bay.

Roaring flashback at Brolga

premium_icon Roaring flashback at Brolga

THE champagne flowed as flappers and gangsters kicked up their Charleston heels for the Great Gatsby Ball held at the Brolga Theatre.

Tue 16 Oct 2018

ON A MISSION: Bay sisters call for dance shoes and netballs

ON A MISSION: Bay sisters call for dance shoes and netballs

"We're hoping to take over a suitcase full of netballs, a suitcase full of dance shoes and a suitcase full of sanitary kits."

Crafty ladies comfort sick children with knitted bears

premium_icon Crafty ladies comfort sick children with knitted bears

The project was launched in November last year to assist Comfort Kids Charity founder Trish Hummerston.

Fri 12 Oct 2018

Near-miss for Tinana wild storm chaser

Near-miss for Tinana wild storm chaser

TINANA'S 3 Mile Rd West resident Robyne Cuerel was mesmerised by the supercell storm that hit the Fraser Coast on Thursday.

Telstra relocation a win for customers

Telstra relocation a win for customers

THE new Maryborough Telstra store has the modern tones of its city counterparts and staff hope it rings true with their customers.

Hotel turns scrap into savings for hockey

Hotel turns scrap into savings for hockey

AS THE renovations continue on the Carriers Arms Hotel, five Maryborough families received an unexpected donation.

Fifty years since graduation

Fifty years since graduation

NEXT month will be 50 years since the senior students of Maryborough Girls Grammar School sat for their senior exams.

Dell Jamieson's journey remembered and honoured

Dell Jamieson's journey remembered and honoured

As a child during World War II when toys, like all commodities, were in very short supply, Dell Jamieson raised baby kangaroos and wallabies

PET ADOPTION: It's all about the dogs this week

PET ADOPTION: It's all about the dogs this week

There are plenty of animals up for adoption at the Hervey Bay Animal Refuge, waiting for a family to take them home.

Rock on in for one of the biggest shows in town

Rock on in for one of the biggest shows in town

This high class show takes you on a rock journey from Texas to Los Angeles, from the heartland, to the West Coast

WATCH: Respect is key to love

premium_icon WATCH: Respect is key to love

The all-too-common dark side of relationships is a difficult truth local high school students have been exploring

Hervey Bay teachers up for state awards

premium_icon Hervey Bay teachers up for state awards

Hervey Bay Special School students have had four teachers who consistently go above and beyond for their students recognised in state awards

Thu 11 Oct 2018

Pendants to wear close to your heart

Pendants to wear close to your heart

THE stories are heartbreaking to hear but all the more reason for Myatt Jewellers to keep producing a unique cancer ribbon pendant for customers.

GIG GUIDE: Live Music across the Fraser Coast

GIG GUIDE: Live Music across the Fraser Coast

Your guide to local music this weekend (October 11-16).

Sarah puts soul into her jazz performance

Sarah puts soul into her jazz performance

Join the Hervey Bay Jazz Club for a Halloween-themed night of jazz.

Youngster wins over dancers

Youngster wins over dancers

HELD by her mother and surrounded by the Maryborough community, a brave Mia Wilkinson danced and laughed during the fundraiser dedicated to her.

Don't be kept in the dark about mushrooms

Don't be kept in the dark about mushrooms

Rodney Jones will be this month's guest speaker at the Wildlife Lunchtime Talk at the Hervey Bay Library.

Carriers Arms transforms into stylish, modern hotel

Carriers Arms transforms into stylish, modern hotel

THEY don't just work well together, the staff at Carriers Arms Hotel design well together.

New Outdoor Furniture Clearance Centre is here to stay

New Outdoor Furniture Clearance Centre is here to stay

Check out the new Outdoor Furniture Clearance Centre on Boat Harbour Drive.

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