Iconic Airlie hostel forced to close its doors

premium_icon Iconic Airlie hostel forced to close its doors

The executive chairman said they were “left with no choice whatsoever”.

New ways of doing things at the PCYC

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The PCYC is using new and different ways to connect with the community as it faces...

Retrieval services for COVID-19 victims need to be ramped up

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Rural doctors concerned about retrieval capacity of COVID-19 victims if numbers...


Medical staff running out of protective equipment

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Limited stocks make frontline workers jobs all the more difficult

Unsung heroes in the war against coronavirus

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Medical staff are going to work for you and asking you to stay home for them

How Mackay can win the war against COVID-19

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Inside our region’s plan of attack and how you can help the cause.

Live music straight to your living room

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With 24 hand-picked bands, your Friday night in never looked so good.

Bottle shop patrons behaving themselves

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There are no limits on purchases at some Whitsunday bottle shops and certainly no panic buying, with everyone behaving “sensibly”.


Hard-training rider ‘devastated’ after event postponed

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After months of early training sessions, a Bowen rider is devastated at not being...

Tailbacks hit Cannonvale, affect workers

premium_icon Tailbacks hit Cannonvale, affect workers

Tailbacks took a few drivers by surprise this week as Shute Harbour Road, in...

Another COVID-19 case in Mackay as health staff ‘threatened’

premium_icon Another COVID-19 case in Mackay as health staff ‘threatened’

Health minister calls out shocking behaviour towards frontline workers.

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    Adapt to survive: Businesses overhaul entire operations

    premium_icon Adapt to survive: Businesses overhaul entire operations

    Bowen businesses are embracing technology and adapting operations in order to...

    'Unprecedented' call volume forces vulnerable voter to polls

    premium_icon 'Unprecedented' call volume forces vulnerable voter to polls

    A Bowen voter with a chronic illness was forced to vote in person.

    Toyworld sales spike as isolation boredom hits

    premium_icon Toyworld sales spike as isolation boredom hits

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      Police investigate cause of Proserpine house fire

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      A woman and two children were taken to hospital after the blaze.

      Full steam ahead for Proserpine Mill in ’uncharted times’

      premium_icon Full steam ahead for Proserpine Mill in ’uncharted times’

      Production is not expected to be impacted with measures already introduced

      How coronavirus is impacting Qld's sugar industry

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      COVID-19 has impacted many businesses, but sugar cane appears to be in a good...

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      CORONAVIRUS

        The man who keeps our clock tower ticking

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        There’s one iconic tower in town to remind us the clock never stops.

        Councils offering up coronavirus info and a listening ear

        Councils offering up coronavirus info and a listening ear

        Shire councils of the west are making sure residents are equipped with the latest...

        Local nurse designs new PPE

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        A Bundaberg frontline worker has designed personal protection equipment to protect...

        Sexual violence on the rise from the coronavirus

        premium_icon Sexual violence on the rise from the coronavirus

        Bundaberg sexual assault service Phoenix House is worried victims aren’t accessing...

        Help save Splitters’ animals

        premium_icon Help save Splitters’ animals

        Splitters Farm, a safehaven for rescued animals, needs financial support as a...

        Mackay photographer boosting joy during crisis

        premium_icon Mackay photographer boosting joy during crisis

        Deanne Woods is capturing families on their driveway for free: ‘I need to get this...

        Sport

        Discover sailing at the club

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        Sailor of three years, Eden Humphrey, 15, showed friend and first-time sailor Coty...

        Raiders ready for ‘physical’ clash against City

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        Raiders coach Andre Houston has said his team is ready to take all opportunities on...

        Prossie woman takes out prestigious police league award

        premium_icon Prossie woman takes out prestigious police league award

        Joining the Whitsunday Brahmans at 16, she has impressed her peers.

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          Cops, lawyers set to take stand in drug accused’s bid

          premium_icon Cops, lawyers set to take stand in drug accused’s bid

          Taped prison phone calls are set to form key evidence

          Tourism season in serious doubt due to restrictions

          premium_icon Tourism season in serious doubt due to restrictions

          Businesses that rely on grey nomads and the influx of Easter holiday-makers are set...

          PM speaks as COVID-19 death toll rises to 27

          PM speaks as COVID-19 death toll rises to 27

          The death toll for NSW is now 12

          Driver’s brazen move to dodge border closure

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          Driver spotted dodging border closure, driving around barrier

          Watchdog to look at veteran councillor

          premium_icon Watchdog to look at veteran councillor

          Veteran councillor Paul Tully faces investigation

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            Mastercard's swipe limit increase boosts social distancing

            Mastercard's swipe limit increase boosts social distancing

            Mastercard contactless payment limits in Australia will increase

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            $5k virus tax loophole you should know

            COVID-19 Pandemic could end up saving you thousands in income tax

            $750m to rev up small businesses

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            Small businesses can apply for grants to help them stay afloat

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            Jacko's bizarre connection to Tiger King

            Jacko's bizarre connection to Tiger King

            Netflix series Tiger King has shed new light on connection with MJ

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            Most streamed shows right now

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            Stage musicals to stream for free

            Stage musicals to stream for free

            You can’t go to the theatre anymore, but shows can come to you.

            Tiger King star moved amid virus concerns

            Tiger King star moved amid virus concerns

            Joe Exotic has been transferred from prison to a medical centre.

            Real Estate

            Solid foundation for bounce back

            premium_icon Solid foundation for bounce back

            Qld’s commercial property market in strong position to bounce back

            Tenants face uncertain future after COVID-19 stops business

            premium_icon Tenants face uncertain future after COVID-19 stops business

            Mackay tenants stressed about rent bills after income stops indefinitely

            'Get f***ed': Landlord’s accidental reply-all revealed

            'Get f***ed': Landlord’s accidental reply-all revealed

            Landlord tells renting mum with disabled kids to ‘get f***ed’

            PM says landlords and tenants need to ‘work this out’

            premium_icon PM says landlords and tenants need to ‘work this out’

            Deadline for National Cabinet’s solution between landlords, renters

            Renters kicked out despite ban on evictions

            premium_icon Renters kicked out despite ban on evictions

            Renters out despite 6-month ban on evictions

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            Jobs

            10 jobs you can apply for in Toowoomba today

            premium_icon 10 jobs you can apply for in Toowoomba today

            Here are a list of places that are hiring in Toowoomba this week

            Costco gifts Aussie employees $750 bonus

            Costco gifts Aussie employees $750 bonus

            Coronavirus Australia: Costco gifts employees $750 bonus

            New jobs on offer amid virus shutdown

            New jobs on offer amid virus shutdown

            Jobs on offer right now in the wake of COVID-19 shutdowns

            Country Road, Witchery, Cotton On closing amid outbreak

            Country Road, Witchery, Cotton On closing amid outbreak

            Three more stores close due to coronavirus

            Coles is hiring 5000 more workers

            premium_icon Coles is hiring 5000 more workers

            Coles hiring 5000 more workers amid coronavirus outbreak

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            Motoring

            Super cheap petrol at 49.9c per litre

            Super cheap petrol at 49.9c per litre

            A petrol station has got in early with petrol price drops

            Hammer time: The prestige hatch which packs a wallop

            Hammer time: The prestige hatch which packs a wallop

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            Car manufacturer offers to make ventilators

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            Manufacturer of Bathurst-winning Commodores offers to make ventilators

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            Dealers slash prices of new cars

            premium_icon Dealers slash prices of new cars

            Holden dealers are not only ones trying to clear their stock

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