Fraser Coast Development News

Fri 7 Dec 2018

11 projects tipped to change the face of the Fraser Coast

premium_icon 11 projects tipped to change the face of the Fraser Coast

From ammunition factories to premiere sporting fields, the Fraser Coast will soon have it all. We count the major developments making headlines

Tue 4 Dec 2018

Iconic Maryborough flour mill set for demolition

premium_icon Iconic Maryborough flour mill set for demolition

One of Maryborough's oldest heritage-listed buildings and last remnants of its industrial history is set to be demolished

Sat 1 Dec 2018

'It will change Pialba': Business owners back 8-storey block

premium_icon 'It will change Pialba': Business owners back 8-storey block

A proposed eight-storey building in Pialba would help transform the suburb's central business district, local shop owners say

Thu 29 Nov 2018

TAKING FLIGHT: Bay lands high-tech plane factory deal

premium_icon TAKING FLIGHT: Bay lands high-tech plane factory deal

An aircraft factory, which will produce up to 25 planes a year, is set to bring hundreds of jobs to the Fraser Coast

Wed 28 Nov 2018

DEVELOPMENT: Eight-storey building approved for Pialba

premium_icon DEVELOPMENT: Eight-storey building approved for Pialba

An eight-storey building could soon take shape in Pialba after councillors approved the high-rise development

COUNCIL: Councillors approve eight-storey building in Pialba

COUNCIL: Councillors approve eight-storey building in Pialba

A proposed list of parks and gardens that have been identified as suitable for funeral services will go to public consultation after a council vote

Eight-storey building in Pialba goes to council votes

premium_icon Eight-storey building in Pialba goes to council votes

A development application for an eight-storey building in Pialba could signal the start of the construction of Hervey Bay's brand new CBD

Sat 24 Nov 2018

Fraser Coast prime properties set to go under the hammer

premium_icon Fraser Coast prime properties set to go under the hammer

Three high-profile Fraser Coast properties will go under the hammer next month in one of the biggest property auctions in the region this year

Thu 22 Nov 2018

Strategic advisor to oversee $60M M'boro munitions factory

premium_icon Strategic advisor to oversee $60M M'boro munitions factory

A strategic advisor has been appointed to oversee the development of Maryborough's munitions factory as Rheinmetall and NIOA continue to develop the project

Sat 17 Nov 2018

History meets modern at M'boro High's new Arts Centre

premium_icon History meets modern at M'boro High's new Arts Centre

The $5.17 Maryborough State High School multi-purpose hall was opened yesterday during the Year 12 graduation ceremony

Thu 15 Nov 2018

Bideford St complex revamp split into two stages

premium_icon Bideford St complex revamp split into two stages

New application documents for the proposed Bideford St shopping complex re-development reveal plans for two drive-thru centres have been changed

Wed 7 Nov 2018

Hervey Bay is home to the best home in Queensland

premium_icon Hervey Bay is home to the best home in Queensland

'Our clients said they wanted to build a home for them and for their children for generations to come.'

Thu 1 Nov 2018

Hope fades over future of Colton coal mine

premium_icon Hope fades over future of Colton coal mine

The future of the controversial Colton Coal Mine has been thrown into jeopardy after subsidiaries of New Hope Group went into voluntary administration

Fri 19 Oct 2018

New manufacturing era dawns in M'boro

premium_icon New manufacturing era dawns in M'boro

A new era of manufacturing could dawn in Maryborough as soon as next year after a $60 million munitions factory was announced for the Heritage City

Tenders shortlisted for The Avenue

premium_icon Tenders shortlisted for The Avenue

Construction on Hervey Bay's new A-list business is due to start in January as developers finalise the shortlist for tenders

Mon 8 Oct 2018

New 24-hour service station on the cards

premium_icon New 24-hour service station on the cards

A third petrol station could be built on Main St in Hervey Bay, with plans for the new business put before Fraser Coast council in a development application

Sun 7 Oct 2018

M'boro water main to be replaced for first time in 78 years

M'boro water main to be replaced for first time in 78 years

A 1.3km section of a 78-year-old cast iron water main in Walker St is being replaced, as part of a $650,000 council project

Wed 3 Oct 2018

How the council would fund Hervey Bay's new CBD

premium_icon How the council would fund Hervey Bay's new CBD

Plans for an "economy kick-starting” business district for the Bay will only become a reality if it is funded by State or Federal Governments, councillors say

Lisa makes a real difference

Lisa makes a real difference

WHETHER it's just a smile or dancing around a group, Lisa Colclough believes she is making a difference.

Sat 29 Sep 2018

Clubhouse tenders awarded for Sport Precinct

premium_icon Clubhouse tenders awarded for Sport Precinct

Building manufacturer Ausco Modular has been awarded the contract to build the new clubhouses for the Sport Precinct after a confidential council meeting.

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