Cyclone Ada 49 years on

Cyclone Ada 49 years on

A memorial for lives lost in Cyclone Ada looks promising for 2020.

Treesit the new tripod

Treesit the new tripod

Front Line Action on Coal protester up a tree.

Tree species negotiated

Tree species negotiated

Do you know what trees are best suited to a cyclone prone climate?


Young gun hopeful of Youth World Champion title

Young gun hopeful of Youth World Champion title

A local junior Olympic weightlifter will be taking his place on the international stage this year.

Funding boost for reef festival and race week events

Funding boost for reef festival and race week events

Tourism and Events Queensland announced the news this week, and the increased funding comes as part of the Queensland Destination Events Program (QDEP).

Man found lying on road

Man found lying on road

Man found lying on road in Airlie Beach was capsicum sprayed by police.

The weekend that was in Airlie Beach

The weekend that was in Airlie Beach

Travellers came from far and wide to experience the Airlie Beach Saturday Markets.

Hook, line and sea eagle

Hook, line and sea eagle

It's the rescue mission that temporarily halted a Red Cat Adventures tour.


Fuel prices drop after sky-rocketing

Fuel prices drop after sky-rocketing

RACQ is urging motorists to shop around after it was found the Whitsunday region has some of the highest fuel prices in the state.

Noah had an ark, Charles had a trolley

Noah had an ark, Charles had a trolley

A hilarious trolley stunt had passers-by laughing and applauding in the Whitsunday Business Centre carpark last Wednesday.

Leading expert to discuss climate change in Whitsundays

Leading expert to discuss climate change in Whitsundays

For those curious about climate change, read on to find out where you can have your questions answered.

Behind those driving wheels

Behind those driving wheels

A long-road trip during the festive season provided a stark contrast between the quality of our highways.

Whitsundays set to welcome Ideal Bride

Whitsundays set to welcome Ideal Bride

If you're planning a wedding, then be sure to head to the Ideal Bride Airlie Beach Wedding Expo.

Snake bite victim taken to hospital

Snake bite victim taken to hospital

Patient transported to hospital after possible snake bite

'I sat and cried': Community support overwhelms CQ mum

'I sat and cried': Community support overwhelms CQ mum

Moranbah community jumped to the aid of family in need.

UPDATE: Stranded men rescued

UPDATE: Stranded men rescued

The group of men stranded at Bogie have been rescued.

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Light week on greens due to rain.

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Hamish sails his way to first place

Hamish sails his way to first place

Local sailor Hamish Swain has enjoyed feature success.

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