May 2016

Commented on a story 5th May 2016 7:29 AM

JODIE and Nic Berkhout’s Pie and Pastry Paradise shop on Main St could be one of the winners from the Federal Budget handed down on Tuesday night.

WATCH: Pie and Pastry Paradise owner talks about tax cuts

"I am so over the general negativity of some people. "Small businesses are closing . . " How about the..."

October 2015

Commented on a story 21st Oct 2015 10:08 AM

FRASER Coast NRL fans will not have to travel far to see their heroes in action next year.

Bundaberg to host NRL grand final rematch

"Perhaps if the Fraser Coast had a proper sports precinct . . . "

April 2015

Commented on a story 14th Apr 2015 7:45 PM

<strong>OPINION: </strong>The Hervey Bay Chamber of Commerce has been active in providing an initial detailed response to the CBD master plan.

OPINION: CBD master plan a hot topic for breakfast function

"So you have read the Chamber's submission? YOu are aware of the various discussions they have had with..."

March 2015

Commented on a story 19th Mar 2015 6:48 PM

THE council has no plans to introduce paid parking into the Maryborough CBD as part of the refurbishment project, councillor Daniel Sanderson says.

Paid parking not part of M'boro CBD refurbishment: council

"Paid parking should not be introduced anywhere in the Fraser Coast - it is simply a tax on shoppers by..."

Commented on a story 17th Mar 2015 6:04 PM

<strong>LETTER:</strong>The days of running for council because of a genuine wish to do good works for the ratepayer are long gone.

LETTER: Councillors should forget the nonsense

"There are more in the community than just the pensioners. Some of us ratepayers actually want the..."

December 2014

Commented on a story 17th Dec 2014 9:02 PM

FRASER Coast Mayor Gerard O’Connell has labelled the planting of trees by vigilantes “irresponsible” after a foreshore protection group plotted to plant seeds.

Tree-planting bandits anger Fraser Coast Mayor

"They were consulted - it is called an election. We voted them in to do a job and not to be..."

November 2014

Commented on a story 6th Nov 2014 1:35 PM

FRASER COAST police being deployed as part of security operations surrounding the G20 World Leaders Summit will take up their roles from this weekend.

Almost 50 Fraser Coast police being sent to Brisbane for G20

"HerveyB -- why do you automatically assume things are worse now than back the ?"

July 2014

Commented on a story 20th Jul 2014 2:54 PM

COUNCILLORS Chris Loft, Rolf Light, Darren Everard and James Hansen have been named by Glen Winney as being responsible for “a dysfunctional council”.

Ex-board member tells why he quit FCO

"Don't count your chickens. It is easy to play spoiler and complain all the time, which is exactly what..."

June 2014

Commented on a story 12th Jun 2014 12:32 PM

<strong>EDITORIAL: </strong>The handing down of the council budget appears to have been a fiery affair punctuated by a moment of sheer silliness.

Fraser Coast Opportunities offers much

"When economic development was previously under the Council, how much were they investing in economic..."

March 2014

Commented on a story 31st Mar 2014 12:10 PM

HERVEY Bay’s annual Pier to Pub event has been hailed a success by Fraser Coast councillor Darren Everard, who said about 220 people took part in the event.

Pier to Pub swim attracts many out-of-towners

"Nope, it was not a private HBSLS event and was on the news, in the paper and through social media in..."

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