November 2020

Published a story 30th Nov 2020 5:33 PM

Speculation is rife Clive Palmer’s Coolum resort could be returned to its former glory after the billionaire businessman settled a long-running court dispute.

Speculation swirling around Palmer’s plans for resort

Speculation is rife Clive Palmer’s Coolum resort could be returned to its former glory after the billionaire businessman settled a long-running court dispute.

Published a story 30th Nov 2020 3:57 PM

A rush of people moving to the Coast as border restrictions lift is expected to add further stress to an extremely tight rental market.

Coast rental stress intensifies as southerners flow in

A rush of people moving to the Coast as border restrictions lift is expected to add further stress to an extremely tight rental market.

Published a story 27th Nov 2020 4:41 PM

Alan Beausang’s 89 years were as colourful as the 160 roses that bloomed in his front yard.

‘Blessed’: Hinterland town farewells generous family man

Alan Beausang’s 89 years were as colourful as the 160 roses that bloomed in his front yard.

Published a story 26th Nov 2020 7:25 PM

There is concern development of farmland at Bli Bli will put further pressure on infrastructure already under strain.

‘Say your prayers’: Bridge needs fix before development

There is concern development of farmland at Bli Bli will put further pressure on infrastructure already under strain.

Published a story 26th Nov 2020 3:32 PM

Funding has been released for a major road upgrade expected to bring an end to gridlocked traffic at Brisbane Rd.

Traffic gridlock unlocked: $25.3m to solve road woes

Funding has been released for a major road upgrade expected to bring an end to gridlocked traffic at Brisbane Rd.

Published a story 26th Nov 2020 12:58 PM

A charming hinterland clock shop has changed hands for the first time in 27 years, but the new owners are two familiar faces.

New faces: Charming hinterland shop changes hands

A charming hinterland clock shop has changed hands for the first time in 27 years, but the new owners are two familiar faces.

Published a story 26th Nov 2020 11:12 AM

Developers who were behind two major housing estates at Bli Bli own more than a quarter of the rural land now slated for rezoning.

Developer’s slice of land slated for rezoning

Developers who were behind two major housing estates at Bli Bli own more than a quarter of the rural land now slated for rezoning.

Published a story 25th Nov 2020 7:25 PM

New photos reveal the state of the Clive Palmer’s Coolum resort after the businessman’s $20.8 million payout to settle a long-running court dispute.

Inside deserted villas at centre of $20.8m court settlement

New photos reveal the state of the Clive Palmer’s Coolum resort after the businessman’s $20.8 million payout to settle a long-running court dispute.

Published a story 25th Nov 2020 4:22 PM

Noosa's mid-week nightlife is looking very different with thousands of Schoolies continuing to hit the streets. SEE THE PICS

MEGA GALLERY: Party far from over for Noosa Schoolies

Noosa's mid-week nightlife is looking very different with thousands of Schoolies continuing to hit the streets. SEE THE PICS

Published a story 24th Nov 2020 8:45 PM

From the highs of rubbing shoulders with Mick Jagger and Gerry Harvey to a hotel in turmoil, it's been a rollercoaster for villa owners at Clive Palmer’s resort.

Clive’s settlement brings villa owners bittersweet relief

From the highs of rubbing shoulders with Mick Jagger and Gerry Harvey to a hotel in turmoil, it's been a rollercoaster for villa owners at Clive Palmer’s resort.

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Tegan Annett has been a journalist at the Gladstone Observer since 2012. She started as a cadet reporter, while studying at CQUniversity. A Tannum Sands resident since 2005, this year she took on the role as deputy editor.