Book Nook opens its doors in Bowen

premium_icon Book Nook opens its doors in Bowen

Need a new read? Check out the second-hand books on offer at this cute new shop.

Motorbike thefts an ‘increasing’ crime in region

premium_icon Motorbike thefts an ‘increasing’ crime in region

Three motorbikes have been stolen from a rural Whitsunday property

Outdoor yoga on offer in Bowen as restrictions ease

premium_icon Outdoor yoga on offer in Bowen as restrictions ease

Find out where you can join a beachside yoga class, after rain forced the...


Brrr! Whitsundays shivers through record-breaking weekend

premium_icon Brrr! Whitsundays shivers through record-breaking weekend

Records for coldest maximum were beaten or matched around the region

Premier sets date for NQ ‘travel bubble’ decision

premium_icon Premier sets date for NQ ‘travel bubble’ decision

As North Queensland tourism bodies frantically prepare a plan for the government, the Premier calls a travel bubble ‘feasible’ for the state’s north.

No new cases as all children return to school

No new cases as all children return to school

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has revealed no new cases in the state in the past 24 hours, on the day all Queensland school children return to the classroom for the...

Child hospitalised after skateboard and vehicle ‘collision’

premium_icon Child hospitalised after skateboard and vehicle ‘collision’

The incident occurred at a popular Whitsunday shopping centre

Cheers to that! The Mackay, Airlie pubs reopening this week

premium_icon Cheers to that! The Mackay, Airlie pubs reopening this week

Check out the list of venues in Mackay and Airlie Beach.


Schools scramble for plans as students return

premium_icon Schools scramble for plans as students return

Students back as schools want clarity on how to deal with COVID-19

BY THE BOOTH: How the Whitsundays voted for council

premium_icon BY THE BOOTH: How the Whitsundays voted for council

The Whitsunday Regional Council elections have wrapped up

Leaders hit out as Premier avoids NQ bubble debate

premium_icon Leaders hit out as Premier avoids NQ bubble debate

Premier avoids North Queensland bubble talks

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    Easing restrictions ‘not a saving grace’ for businesses

    premium_icon Easing restrictions ‘not a saving grace’ for businesses

    After week one of trading with dine-in patrons, one Bowen cafe has said they will...

    Technology a game-changer for Bowen Mango farm

    premium_icon Technology a game-changer for Bowen Mango farm

    Marto’s Mangoes Farm the first in Australia to implement new grading technology.

    Tony’s Bakehouse to welcome new owner

    premium_icon Tony’s Bakehouse to welcome new owner

    After 20 years, Tony from Tony’s Bakehouse is passing the reins to a new owner.

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      Update given on progress of Prossie performing arts centre

      premium_icon Update given on progress of Prossie performing arts centre

      The construction will support 35 jobs in the Whitsundays

      Next steps for Proserpine Mill building destroyed by blaze

      premium_icon Next steps for Proserpine Mill building destroyed by blaze

      Tools, uniforms and other consumables were destroyed in a blaze

      Vandals strike Prossie railway lines

      premium_icon Vandals strike Prossie railway lines

      Police reported two incidents in just 24 hours.

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        Drastic change that could save Target

        Drastic change that could save Target

        Is Target destined for the retail slaughterhouse?

        Flying high once again after restrictions ease

        premium_icon Flying high once again after restrictions ease

        Maryborough’s Model Aero Club is back flying once again.

        PHOTO GALLERY: 38 photos from students first day back

        premium_icon PHOTO GALLERY: 38 photos from students first day back

        We spoke to some local students about what they missed most about being away from...

        CQ doctor at forefront of COVID-19 research

        premium_icon CQ doctor at forefront of COVID-19 research

        Former Rocky local Dr Alex De Young is at the forefront of a new COVID study which...

        Everything you can do from June 1

        Everything you can do from June 1

        Restrictions to relax soon. Find out what you can do in your state.

        Restaurant shames ‘selfish’ no-shows

        Restaurant shames ‘selfish’ no-shows

        One of Sydney’s oldest and best-loved eateries lashes out

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        Bowen kids take on virtual cross-country challenge

        premium_icon Bowen kids take on virtual cross-country challenge

        Cross country carnivals may be cancelled, but that doesn’t mean Queensland kids...

        Whitsunday gyms pumped to start pumping iron again

        premium_icon Whitsunday gyms pumped to start pumping iron again

        Eased restrictions mean the region can hit the gym from next month, but it won’t be...

        Ready, set, shadow spar: Karate makes return to Whitsundays

        premium_icon Ready, set, shadow spar: Karate makes return to Whitsundays

        With eased restrictions, a local dojo can now offer bootcamps to the community

        Seven-star health spa unlike any seen before

        premium_icon Seven-star health spa unlike any seen before

        But it will mean the loss of a large chunk of bushland for one suburb

        New route considered for Inland Rail project

        premium_icon New route considered for Inland Rail project

        landowner pressure may force change

        Body of child, 4, found in Qld home

        Body of child, 4, found in Qld home

        Body of four-year-old found this morning

        TikTok video part of houseboat investigation

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        TikTok video that generated about 150,000 views being investigated

        Icy start: Mercury plunges to 2C

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        And parts of far north Queensland were colder than SEQ

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          First Target stores to close revealed

          First Target stores to close revealed

          Some shoppers have just a few weeks before their local closes

          China: ‘Australia may feel more pain’

          China: ‘Australia may feel more pain’

          ‘Cold War’: Beijing issues warning after trade war threats

          Why there’s a craze for medicinal mushrooms

          premium_icon Why there’s a craze for medicinal mushrooms

          FANCY some mushroom in your coffee? It could have health benefits.

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          Staggering sum Meghan cost per day

          Staggering sum Meghan cost per day

          In just 76 days, Markle cost taxpayers a truly astonishing sum

          ‘Disgraceful’ Pete Evans segment slammed

          ‘Disgraceful’ Pete Evans segment slammed

          Kyle and Jackie O listeners fume as Pete Evans gets anti-vax segment

          Celeste loses fight over $51m donations

          Celeste loses fight over $51m donations

          Supreme Court hands down decision on what can be done with millions

          Thelma Plum: COVID-19 has made it harder for me to sing

          Thelma Plum: COVID-19 has made it harder for me to sing

          Pop star Thelma Plum’s battle with her COVID-19 recovery continues.

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          9 hotel, motel and pub properties for sale in Mackay

          premium_icon 9 hotel, motel and pub properties for sale in Mackay

          All in prime locations, these properties offer great opportunities for anyone...

          REVEALED: Stunning features of 76-storey supertower

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          Development will have city’s highest units

          Is this woman the neighbour from hell?

          premium_icon Is this woman the neighbour from hell?

          Neighbour spent months hurling abuse and ceramics

          Greg Norman braces for $23 million hit

          Greg Norman braces for $23 million hit

          Greg Norman is hoping it’s third time lucky

          Why Kelly Clarkson is selling her LA estate

          Why Kelly Clarkson is selling her LA estate

          While most are bunkering down, Kelly has decided it's time to move

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          Aussie teen tradie’s ‘desperate’ plan

          Aussie teen tradie’s ‘desperate’ plan

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          Lost your job? Get matched with a new one

          What is the Australian National Talent Registry?

          The jobs Australia will need in the future

          The jobs Australia will need in the future

          Futurists predict the jobs that will emerge in Australia in the future

          Sex workers: Why our services should be under the NDIS

          premium_icon Sex workers: Why our services should be under the NDIS

          Sex workers say their services should be available under the NDIS

          Why confidence is returning to Aussie job market

          premium_icon Why confidence is returning to Aussie job market

          SEEK jobs data reveals confidence returning to Aussie workforces

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          Motoring

          Watts not to like about electric car with 450km range?

          premium_icon Watts not to like about electric car with 450km range?

          While you pay a price for peace of mind, this is one of the best mainstream...

          A cut-price sporty small car is put through its paces

          A cut-price sporty small car is put through its paces

          The cheap small car with a sporty edge

          Mackay ’fugitive' now stuck in Tasmania

          premium_icon Mackay ’fugitive' now stuck in Tasmania

          A Mackay retiree hid behind sheds as COVID-19 lockdowns came into effect and is now...

          Amazon’s new $79 car hack coming to Oz

          Amazon’s new $79 car hack coming to Oz

          Amazon to launch new Echo Auto in Australia

          How this car signals the end of an era

          How this car signals the end of an era

          2020 Audi S6 first drive review

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