Cyclone Ada 49 years on

Cyclone Ada 49 years on

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

Cruise ship numbers show positive signs for local economy

Cruise ship numbers show positive signs for local economy

Cruise ship numbers show positive signs for local economy

'The flood put it 20 feet up a tree': Ada 49 years on

'The flood put it 20 feet up a tree': Ada 49 years on

January 17 marks 49 years since Cyclone Ada flattened the region


Treesit the new tripod

Treesit the new tripod

A solo protester has perched himself 20 metres up a tree, in what's being labelled as a treesit protest at 6am this morning.

Tree species negotiated

Tree species negotiated

A group of passionate locals with the region's best interest at heart, have had a small win in relation to a species of tree that was to be planted.

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.

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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Wet weather hampers play

Light week on greens due to rain.

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High-fives: The special ingredient to a successful parkrun

Hamish sails his way to first place

Hamish sails his way to first place

Local sailor Hamish Swain has enjoyed feature success.

REVEALED: The ten richest people in Australia

REVEALED: The ten richest people in Australia

The 2019 edition of Forbes’ Australia top 50 Rich List

Why people are losing it over the new Gillette ad

Why people are losing it over the new Gillette ad

Furious men are calling for a boycott of the razor brand

Full list of QLD public holidays 2019

Full list of QLD public holidays 2019

Key Queensland school and public holiday dates for 2019

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