An early morning express service will help elderly and infirmed Fraser Coast residents get their groceries ahead of the curve.
Hospital visits in Hervey Bay, Maryborough and Bundaberg have been banned after another case of coronavirus was confirmed in the Wide Bay region.
Ratepayers will no longer be able to pay bills upfront after the council closed their customer service counters.
Business confidence has hit “rock bottom” because of ongoing coronavirus restrictions, Hervey Bay’s Chamber of Commerce boss says.
Youth groups have turned to social media and phone check-ins to make sure kids are kept occupied as social distancing rules continue.
Wide Bay’s hospital chiefs will limit visitor numbers and use a “drive-through” testing service at Maryborough Hospital after a confirmed COVID-19 case on the Fraser Coast.
Mayoral candidate Jannean Dean says the language surrounding the coronavirus pandemic needs to change so it does not create a “feeling of impending doom”.
Hinkler MP Keith Pitt has pleaded with residents to support and shop from local businesses amid the coronavirus pandemic.
The first case of coronavirus has been confirmed on the Fraser Coast
Working with authorities and helping local businesses to recover from the coronavirus are the top priorities for the Fraser Coast’s next mayor.