Fraser Coast Development News

Mon 9 Jul 2018

New base for Hervey Bay Firies to call home

premium_icon New base for Hervey Bay Firies to call home

A new state-of-the-art fire station will be built in Hervey Bay to replace the Torquay base that has served the region for some 50 years

Thu 28 Jun 2018

Pialba skate park given green light by council

premium_icon Pialba skate park given green light by council

A new $2.6 million youth precinct in Pialba will soon take shape after councillors approved the next stage of development

Wed 27 Jun 2018

Council to vote on new Ozcare development

premium_icon Council to vote on new Ozcare development

The next stage of Hervey Bay's Ozcare Aged Care Centre could take shape depending on the Fraser Coast Regional Council's actions today

Sat 23 Jun 2018

Multi-million dollar medical development takes shape

premium_icon Multi-million dollar medical development takes shape

A new slab of concrete being laid is the latest sign Hervey Bay's new premiere medical development is taking shape

Fri 22 Jun 2018

Major upgrade for M'boro electrical depot on cards

premium_icon Major upgrade for M'boro electrical depot on cards

$3 million from the State Budget has been allocated for design works to be undertaken on a $38 million makeover for Maryborough's Searle St electricity depot

Thu 21 Jun 2018

$15.2 million upgrade to Howard electrical station

premium_icon $15.2 million upgrade to Howard electrical station

A multi-million upgrade to the Howard electrical station will soon start to improve connection issues at the regional Fraser Coast town

Sun 17 Jun 2018

Hervey Bay among top solar postcodes in Australia

premium_icon Hervey Bay among top solar postcodes in Australia

Wide Bay cities are leading the way in renewable energy, with a new report naming Hervey Bay as one of the top solar postcodes in Australia

Sculpture to show the first boat off the rank

premium_icon Sculpture to show the first boat off the rank

A sculpture of the boat is being installed at the Gallipoli to Armistice memorial site in Queens Park a few metres behind the Duncan Chapman statue.

Fri 15 Jun 2018

First sod turned at site of future A-list development

premium_icon First sod turned at site of future A-list development

Silver shovels were used yesterday to turn the first sod at the site of what will become Hervey Bay's most exclusive business address

Thu 14 Jun 2018

New A-list business address slated for Hervey Bay

premium_icon New A-list business address slated for Hervey Bay

A new A-list business address in Hervey Bay will set the bar for office developments on the Fraser Coast as the first sod is turned today

Wed 13 Jun 2018

ROADWORKS: Stage one of Walker St refurb finishes

ROADWORKS: Stage one of Walker St refurb finishes

Maryborough's Walker St will soon be re-opened as stage one of the Heritage City's thoroughfare finishes up

Tue 12 Jun 2018

Business boom expected from luxury caravan park

premium_icon Business boom expected from luxury caravan park

A luxury caravan park will breathe new life into some of Urangan's ailing businesses when it is opened later this week

Thu 7 Jun 2018

Council, state govt vow to help Wide Bay Motor Complex

premium_icon Council, state govt vow to help Wide Bay Motor Complex

After ongoing development roadblocks, there's some relief in sight for the Wide Bay Motor Complex

Mon 28 May 2018

$30 million Wide Bay Motor Complex hits roadblock

premium_icon $30 million Wide Bay Motor Complex hits roadblock

A multi-million dollar motorsport complex in the Wide Bay has hit a major development roadblock just months after the first stage was approved

What you need to know about the Wide Bay Motor Complex

premium_icon What you need to know about the Wide Bay Motor Complex

For the Wide Bay Motor Complex committee, it's been a decade-long struggle just to get the first leg of their project approved.

Thu 24 May 2018

TIMEZONE: Exciting arcade set to thrill Hervey Bay

premium_icon TIMEZONE: Exciting arcade set to thrill Hervey Bay

Hervey Bay's new entertainment arcade is set to turn heads as it prepares for its grand reveal this weekend

Wed 23 May 2018

'Game-changing' hospital upgrade ready to begin

premium_icon 'Game-changing' hospital upgrade ready to begin

Upgrades to Maryborough Hospital will begin next month and the results will be a "real game-changer” according to Bruce Saunders

Mon 21 May 2018

Tavern and motel transformed after renovations

premium_icon Tavern and motel transformed after renovations

When James Wanless took over management of the Granville Tavern and Motel in January, he knew things weren't up to scratch

Tue 24 Apr 2018

$800M Bruce highway win

premium_icon $800M Bruce highway win

THE Wide Bay region is on the cusp of monumental change, with $800 million in federal funding announced yesterday

Sun 22 Apr 2018

Report reveals development figures strong on Coast

premium_icon Report reveals development figures strong on Coast

THE Fraser Coast's development industry is leading the way over the neighbouring Bundaberg region, new figures reveal.

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