June 2021

Published a story 11th Jun 2021 4:49 PM

A community leader says ‘common sense’ changes to state-run residential care homes could improve safety for kids, carers and locals after Bailey Pini’s death.

Bailey Pini death: Call for system overhaul, not 'excuses'

A community leader says ‘common sense’ changes to state-run residential care homes could improve safety for kids, carers and locals after Bailey Pini’s death.

Published a story 11th Jun 2021 3:33 PM

Here’s your chance to tell Whitsunday police what they can do to better address community concerns around crime and safety.

Share your views on crime and safety in your community

Here’s your chance to tell Whitsunday police what they can do to better address community concerns around crime and safety.

Published a story 11th Jun 2021 2:48 PM

A new Bowen initiative recognises ‘there is no one-size fits all solution to addressing alcohol and other drug issues’.

Bowen takes up fight against drugs and alcohol

A new Bowen initiative recognises ‘there is no one-size fits all solution to addressing alcohol and other drug issues’.

Published a story 11th Jun 2021 12:16 PM

CEO Nicolas Fertin said it was an honour for NQBP to receive statewide recognition alongside joint winners, Queensland Nurses and Midwives Union.

Port authority awarded for reconciliation action

CEO Nicolas Fertin said it was an honour for NQBP to receive statewide recognition alongside joint winners, Queensland Nurses and Midwives Union.

Published a story 9th Jun 2021 7:23 PM

Here’s what we know so far about the Whitsunday-based season of the smash-hit reality show.

Spotted: Below Deck Australia comes ashore at Airlie Beach

Here’s what we know so far about the Whitsunday-based season of the smash-hit reality show.

Published a story 7th Jun 2021 6:54 PM

Guests who paid as much as $2000 for a ticket to an exclusive lunch on Queensland’s famous Whitehaven Beach have shared their not-so-glamorous experiences in a bid to get refunds. SEE THE VIDEOS

WATCH: Diners capture luxe island lunch disaster

Guests who paid as much as $2000 for a ticket to an exclusive lunch on Queensland’s famous Whitehaven Beach have shared their not-so-glamorous experiences in a bid to get refunds. SEE THE VIDEOS

Published a story 7th Jun 2021 6:16 PM

A Whitsunday man accused of exposing his genitalia in a public park has applied for bail after allegedly breaching his original bail conditions within two days of his arrest.

Accused Proserpine park flasher refused bail ‘for own sake’

A Whitsunday man accused of exposing his genitalia in a public park has applied for bail after allegedly breaching his original bail conditions within two days of his arrest.

Published a story 7th Jun 2021 10:15 AM

A P-plater on meth, a man who smoked marijuana less than an hour before driving, and a teen who wrote off a $30,000 car – see who appeared in court.

10 Whitsunday drink, drug drivers face court

A P-plater on meth, a man who smoked marijuana less than an hour before driving, and a teen who wrote off a $30,000 car – see who appeared in court.

Published a story 6th Jun 2021 6:06 PM

A Bowen personal trainer took a big risk relocating his business during Covid, but through hard work, the community is starting to see the benefits.

Bowen gym at the cutting edge of wellness

A Bowen personal trainer took a big risk relocating his business during Covid, but through hard work, the community is starting to see the benefits.

Published a story 5th Jun 2021 4:11 PM

Bowen police are asking the community to learn from these examples so everyone can enjoy a safer environment.

Three frustrating offences Bowen police don’t want to see

Bowen police are asking the community to learn from these examples so everyone can enjoy a safer environment.

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