July 2018

Published a story 19th Jul 2018 6:12 PM

A planned medium-sized quarry north of Gympie has been called a "great risk to the environment” by residents who have rallied against the development.

'Serious threat': Bells Bridge quarry plan draws anger

A planned medium-sized quarry north of Gympie has been called a "great risk to the environment” by residents who have rallied against the development.

Published a story 19th Jul 2018 5:52 PM

Locomotives fires stoked as historic train steams towards its return to Gympie's tracks.

11,000 work hours later, Rattler hits major milestone

Locomotives fires stoked as historic train steams towards its return to Gympie's tracks.

Published a story 19th Jul 2018 12:53 PM

Crews were called out at 12.40pm.

UPDATE: Crews called to two grass fires in Gympie's west

Crews were called out at 12.40pm.

Published a story 18th Jul 2018 6:27 PM

Chilly starts might be hard to handle but frosts are good for many reasons.

Region chilled by coldest snap in 4 years, farmers thrilled

Chilly starts might be hard to handle but frosts are good for many reasons.

Published a story 18th Jul 2018 6:20 PM

Council shoots down fears of bias in upcoming report despite contracted company having previously applied to work on the troubled project.

RATTLER REVIEW: 'there's no conflict of interest'

Council shoots down fears of bias in upcoming report despite contracted company having previously applied to work on the troubled project.

Published a story 17th Jul 2018 6:26 PM

If you've ever stood before a 12-year-old freight train as a youth on the football field, then you know why these changes are good.

Parents can be over-protective, but sometimes it's needed

If you've ever stood before a 12-year-old freight train as a youth on the football field, then you know why these changes are good.

Published a story 16th Jul 2018 6:18 PM

Major erosion behind the CBD prompots calls for fix, as residents wonder how much damage was done to the river.

Rubbish, silt build-up brings river damage fear in Valley

Major erosion behind the CBD prompots calls for fix, as residents wonder how much damage was done to the river.

Published a story 16th Jul 2018 5:49 PM

Vacancies few and far between at region's popular tourist spot, with organisers saying "It's booked out" well in advance of the start date.

1500 hit Rainbow Beach ahead of major competition

Vacancies few and far between at region's popular tourist spot, with organisers saying "It's booked out" well in advance of the start date.

Published a story 13th Jul 2018 4:46 PM

Gympie council has called for feedback on the future of the region's icon central park.

Council wants you to have your say on Gympie's heritage

Gympie council has called for feedback on the future of the region's icon central park.

Published a story 13th Jul 2018 4:28 PM

Event gets big boost as major Australian brand joins the party for the first time.

Gympie horse ride lands major sponsor

Event gets big boost as major Australian brand joins the party for the first time.

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