Craig Andrew Holzberger jailed for life for murdering pregnant girlfriend Tenille Hass in Bundaberg
A man has been sentenced to life in prison for stabbing his pregnant girlfriend to death and killing her unborn child in Bundaberg in southern Queensland.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Child molester gets sentence extended but no jail time
The Queensland Attorney-General's bid to have a serial child sex offender jailed has failed but the man's sentence will be extended.
Unconquered 'Rollkart' Urquhart takes on the world
Bundaberg's Mark 'Rollkart' Urquhart is sitting at the top after a long uphill battle.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Now it's a triple threat to Reef's survival
MINING and farming aren't the only dangers to the Barrier Reef - a third threat is looming that could irreversible damage the natural wonder.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Mon Repos Turtle Centre to develop breeding program
The Queensland Government says it is working towards developing a breeding program at the Mon Repos Turtle Centre near Bundaberg.
Smallest cinema home to conscience writing
The walls are painted black and the only light is coming from the projections on the white screen.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Fatal crashes spark Police Minister's plea for driver vigilance
The Police Minister says he is concerned about the number of fatal crashes emergency workers are being called to in south-east Queensland's Wide Bay.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
$11 million gas pipeline to fire up Bundaberg economy
Queensland Premier Campbell Newman has announced an $11 million gas pipeline for the Bundaberg region with the potential creation of hundreds of new jobs.
NBN end users approach 100Mbps with FTTN
One of the first end users to be connected as part of NBN Co's trial of fibre-to-the-node technology has hit download speeds of 96 megabits per second and upload speeds of 30Mbps, the company charged with rolling out the National Broadband Network revealed today.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Update to Fire Damage to Australian Patrol Boat
Armidale Class Patrol Boat HMAS Bundaberg suffered significant damage due to a fire which occurred on Monday, August 11, 2014 in Brisbane.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Sydney Morning Herald
Wild weather in Sydney
Winds reached speeds of 120km/h at Wattamolla in the Royal National Park, and around 90km/h in the Sydney metropolitan area Sydney's August rainfall is now about 100 mm, or more than five times the meagre 16 millimetres recorded in July About 800 homes and businesses were left without power in Glebe earlier on Monday, and 700 homes in Birrong and ... (more)
Country Hour for Monday 18 August, 2014
The Bureau of Meteorology says good weekend rainfall will barely make a dint in drought-affected areas of Queensland and New South Wales.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Tourists snubbing Aussie icons
WE'RE getting more overseas visitors than ever before, so why aren't they seeing some of the nation's biggest landmarks? WHO says Adelaide doesn't have any sights to offer tourists? Visitors are loving this attraction, which has just been included in a list of the 20 most beautiful places in the world.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
American Club Issues Steel Cargo Warning
The American P&I Club has updated its advice to members on the handling of steel cargoes.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Australian Patrol Boat Fire Yeilds 'Extensive Damage'
The Armidale Class Patrol Boat, HMAS Bundaberg, has suffered extensive damage following Monday's fire in Brisbane while undergoing routine maintenance at Aluminium Boats Australia .
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Queenslanders spending a mint on money
No matter where you live in Queensland, if you're into stamps and coins, there's a fair chance you know John and Cathy Platts.
Firebirds' Wells signs for Pulse
Queensland Firebirds shooter Ameliaranne Wells has signed with the Central Pulse for next year's trans-Tasman netball league season.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Fire! Navy patrol boat HMAS Bundaberg engulfed in flames during...
The ship, which is used for surveillance, caught on fire while undergoing maintenance repairs in a shipyard docking shed A 56 metre long Australian navy patrol boat has gone up in flames in a shipyard docking shed in Brisbane's east.
Navy ship goes up in flames
A $54 million Navy patrol boat has been damaged when fire broke out as it underwent a refit in a Brisbane shipyard.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Inland Queensland and NSW communities face second driest year on record
As outback Queensland farmers face the likelihood of another failed wet season, inland communities closer to the coast are experiencing their second-driest year on record.