May 2018

Published a story 28th May 2018 1:28 PM

Selling a model aeroplane has lead to bringing the best names in Ford racing to the Fraser Coast for a major fundraising event.

Racing car legends unite for Dunga Derby fundraiser

Selling a model aeroplane has lead to bringing the best names in Ford racing to the Fraser Coast for a major fundraising event.

Published a story 3rd May 2018 11:01 AM

The Hervey Bay Historical Village and Museum needs $4000 to buy the five-metre fibreglass shark.

Bay museum sinks teeth into sale of shark

The Hervey Bay Historical Village and Museum needs $4000 to buy the five-metre fibreglass shark.

November 2017

Published a story 29th Nov 2017 12:46 PM

The club hosts regular play dates, walks, and annual events throughout the year.

Ain't nothing like a hound dog walk for Christmas

The club hosts regular play dates, walks, and annual events throughout the year.

Published a story 22nd Nov 2017 3:38 PM

“A lot of what I like to do is being in a position to share culture and talk to people."

Butchulla artist shares culture at annual Christmas fair

“A lot of what I like to do is being in a position to share culture and talk to people."

Published a story 22nd Nov 2017 2:13 PM

“It’s the last exhibition on our gallery calendar and there’s always very good entrants and there’s quite a variety, on any subject."

Miniature art work with massive local talent

“It’s the last exhibition on our gallery calendar and there’s always very good entrants and there’s quite a variety, on any subject."

Published a story 22nd Nov 2017 12:46 PM

Fraser Coast residents were excited to experience a new way of shopping when Pialba Place Shopping Centre opened its doors on November 23, 1987.

30 YEARS: Pialba Place changed the face of local shopping

Fraser Coast residents were excited to experience a new way of shopping when Pialba Place Shopping Centre opened its doors on November 23, 1987.

Published a story 15th Nov 2017 1:15 PM

Working as a team in the kitchen enables the students to learn basic life skills and prepare them for employment.

Judges serve up honours to special school tuckshop team

Working as a team in the kitchen enables the students to learn basic life skills and prepare them for employment.

Published a story 15th Nov 2017 12:16 PM

There's kayaking, abseiling, flying fox, fishing, archery, obstacle courses, mountain bike riding, laser skirmish and more, to keep the children busy.

Park owners want one million children to get back to nature

There's kayaking, abseiling, flying fox, fishing, archery, obstacle courses, mountain bike riding, laser skirmish and more, to keep the children busy.

Published a story 15th Nov 2017 11:58 AM

Council has decided to stop the competition and take a new approach to the annual Light Up.

Share your love of lighting up this Christmas

Council has decided to stop the competition and take a new approach to the annual Light Up.

Published a story 8th Nov 2017 2:27 PM

“If you’ve got a problem with your boat, you can discuss it with everyone and they will help you. It’s good fun!”

Sailing boats a breeze after change of venue

“If you’ve got a problem with your boat, you can discuss it with everyone and they will help you. It’s good fun!”

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Kerrie has lived in Hervey Bay her whole life. She started with the Observer in 1998 and became editor shortly thereafter.