October 2018

Published a story 19th Oct 2018 7:06 PM

The historical train's teething may have been hard but one Gympie businessman is all smiles, already reaping rewards only two weeks in.

Rattler's return brings $325k joy, jobs to Gympie business

The historical train's teething may have been hard but one Gympie businessman is all smiles, already reaping rewards only two weeks in.

Published a story 19th Oct 2018 6:45 PM

Stealing for profit has become a growing trend in Gympie as data reveals surge in reported crime across region.

More than $435k in value stolen as Gympie car thefts spike

Stealing for profit has become a growing trend in Gympie as data reveals surge in reported crime across region.

Published a story 19th Oct 2018 6:17 PM

More than $2.3 million is expected to have been spent upgrading the heritage train precinct, but the future of two key parts remains clouded.

What's the future of our historic, zip-tied bridge?

More than $2.3 million is expected to have been spent upgrading the heritage train precinct, but the future of two key parts remains clouded.

Published a story 18th Oct 2018 6:39 PM

Wide Bay MP hoses down National party leadership spill talk, says opposition playing "merry hell” ahead of crucial by-election.

O'Brien: 'No-one trying to stab Deputy PM in the back'

Wide Bay MP hoses down National party leadership spill talk, says opposition playing "merry hell” ahead of crucial by-election.

Published a story 18th Oct 2018 6:04 PM

Cooloola Cove will have to wait a bit longer for its skate park and One Mile Ovals next stage is getting a second look, as funds found to be "inadequate”.

Fund shortfall forces changes to Gympie council's park plans

Cooloola Cove will have to wait a bit longer for its skate park and One Mile Ovals next stage is getting a second look, as funds found to be "inadequate”.

Published a story 18th Oct 2018 5:52 PM

Gympie families dreams have become nightmares as popular business responsible for $10m in work over two years pulls plug and calls in administrators.

Dreams ruined as major home builder collapses

Gympie families dreams have become nightmares as popular business responsible for $10m in work over two years pulls plug and calls in administrators.

Published a story 17th Oct 2018 5:51 PM

Region's clean up expected to take weeks.

Gympie council extends storm waste offer

Region's clean up expected to take weeks.

Published a story 17th Oct 2018 5:40 PM

Wide Bay MP calls for Royal Commission in scathing attack, says evidence mounting over supermarkets "predatory purchasing practices”.

'Bastardised' milk levy spurs MP to open war on supermarkets

Wide Bay MP calls for Royal Commission in scathing attack, says evidence mounting over supermarkets "predatory purchasing practices”.

Published a story 16th Oct 2018 6:55 PM

Vet Ted Fisher proves there's no replacement for experience as silent partner of prize winning racehorse.

Gympie vet's role starts Belflyer on path to $1.3m race win

Vet Ted Fisher proves there's no replacement for experience as silent partner of prize winning racehorse.

Published a story 15th Oct 2018 6:31 PM

Gympie MP, Environment Minister fire shots over waste tax after LGAQ, councils claim ratepayers will have to foot part of the bill under the current plan.

'Levy should not be used as excuse to raise rates'

Gympie MP, Environment Minister fire shots over waste tax after LGAQ, councils claim ratepayers will have to foot part of the bill under the current plan.

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