A BY-ELECTION date has been set to determine who will be the next Fraser Coast mayor.

The Electoral Commission of Queensland confirmed to the Chronicle a date had been set for Saturday, May 5.

A notice of election is expected to be issued in early April.



LOOKING BACK: The history behind the Town Green draughts board

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Civic-minded idea brought locals together and out into the sunlight

Uber is actively looking for drivers in Hervey Bay

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BOOST: Downer secures $336 million contract

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