May 2019

Published a story 17th May 2019 6:14 PM

WOODCHOPPING, stud cattle and equestrian were among a dazzling number of events to dominate the second day of the 2019 Gympie Show.

MEGA GALLERY: 81 pics from day 2 of the Gympie Show

WOODCHOPPING, stud cattle and equestrian were among a dazzling number of events to dominate the second day of the 2019 Gympie Show.

Published a story 17th May 2019 5:48 PM

'Secret' ingredient secures Gympie Show culinary crown, prompts talk of early retirement.

Dodt victorious in the great pikelet rivalry of 2019

'Secret' ingredient secures Gympie Show culinary crown, prompts talk of early retirement.

Published a story 17th May 2019 5:05 PM

A drop in the number of DV protection orders, breach charges is not reflected on the frontline where a leading Gympie expert says its getting worse.

25% surge in DV victims needing Gympie services

A drop in the number of DV protection orders, breach charges is not reflected on the frontline where a leading Gympie expert says its getting worse.

Published a story 16th May 2019 6:26 PM

In good news for Gympie tip users, last month's controversial price hike has been dumped by the council.

Gympie Council backflips on plan to increase dump gate fees

In good news for Gympie tip users, last month's controversial price hike has been dumped by the council.

Published a story 16th May 2019 5:51 PM

Federal hopefuls outline politics for bread-and-butter voters and their thoughts on immigration.

What do the Wide Bay candidates offer the average voter?

Federal hopefuls outline politics for bread-and-butter voters and their thoughts on immigration.

Published a story 16th May 2019 5:25 PM

Pollies fire shots over feral animal problem hitting rural areas including Craters Ridge and Tuchekoi.

Perrett, Furner in wild dog fight

Pollies fire shots over feral animal problem hitting rural areas including Craters Ridge and Tuchekoi.

Published a story 16th May 2019 2:35 PM

More than a quarter of the Wide Bay has voted already, but experts say the system is broken and have called for reform as early voting breaks records.

Gympie leads charge in 'out of control' pre-poll voting

More than a quarter of the Wide Bay has voted already, but experts say the system is broken and have called for reform as early voting breaks records.

Published a story 15th May 2019 6:11 PM

Mayor Mick Curran defends council's financial stability, says planned return to surplus will not involve a big rate rise in the future.

State audit flags Gympie council's red budget line as a risk

Mayor Mick Curran defends council's financial stability, says planned return to surplus will not involve a big rate rise in the future.

Published a story 15th May 2019 5:41 PM

The rate hike facing half the region's ratepayers is being skewed by a handful of properties, staff says.

Council says most ratepayers will pay less than 6% rate rise

The rate hike facing half the region's ratepayers is being skewed by a handful of properties, staff says.

Published a story 15th May 2019 5:26 PM

Wide Bay's federal hopefuls put forth plans to ensure the success of the region's primary production and agriculture.

Candidates unveil pitches to boost $218m Gympie industry

Wide Bay's federal hopefuls put forth plans to ensure the success of the region's primary production and agriculture.

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