June 2020

Published a story 5th Jun 2020 5:06 PM

Bowen Golf Course will farewell its resident freshwater crocodile, moving him to a more suitable and safe environment.

Farewell freshy: Bowen Golf Course croc to be rehomed

Bowen Golf Course will farewell its resident freshwater crocodile, moving him to a more suitable and safe environment.

Published a story 5th Jun 2020 1:33 PM

Collinsville’s two new projects will aim to help boost the regions economy after a difficult year.

Green light for Collinsville’s big $800K boost

Collinsville’s two new projects will aim to help boost the regions economy after a difficult year.

Published a story 5th Jun 2020 10:42 AM

Bowen Police are warning residents and visitors that they will be cracking down on speeding to keep families safe.

16 fines in four days: Speeding spike as restrictions ease

Bowen Police are warning residents and visitors that they will be cracking down on speeding to keep families safe.

Published a story 4th Jun 2020 4:47 PM

Restrictions are easing again and from Friday more people can enjoy a drink at a pub, but some restrictions still apply.

CHEERS: Where to grab a cold beer in the Whitsundays

Restrictions are easing again and from Friday more people can enjoy a drink at a pub, but some restrictions still apply.

Published a story 4th Jun 2020 4:11 PM

Restrictions on spectators at matches and strict hygiene rules are plaguing clubs and may mean the season can’t proceed.

‘Logistical nightmare’: Bowen Seagulls face uncertainty

Restrictions on spectators at matches and strict hygiene rules are plaguing clubs and may mean the season can’t proceed.

Published a story 4th Jun 2020 11:20 AM

Patients will no longer need to travel to access vital equipment, with the upgrade expected to start this August.

Bowen Hospital gets the green light on vital new facilities

Patients will no longer need to travel to access vital equipment, with the upgrade expected to start this August.

Published a story 3rd Jun 2020 3:30 PM

Bowen hotels and parks have mixed views on easing restrictions, and are concerned about a future without Grey Nomads.

Parks ‘still hurting’ despite easing travel restrictions

Bowen hotels and parks have mixed views on easing restrictions, and are concerned about a future without Grey Nomads.

Published a story 3rd Jun 2020 2:21 PM

After a month of rehabilitation, sea turtle Quarantina has been released back into the wild.

Sea turtle ‘Quarantina’ out of quarantine

After a month of rehabilitation, sea turtle Quarantina has been released back into the wild.

Published a story 2nd Jun 2020 3:07 PM

Open for takeaways and to show off their latest renovations Bird’s Fish Bar say there is still more to come.

Then and now: Bird’s Fish Bar unveils post renovation pics

Open for takeaways and to show off their latest renovations Bird’s Fish Bar say there is still more to come.

Published a story 2nd Jun 2020 2:25 PM

Eagle eyed residents called the 12.6mm monthly rainfall figures into question, and it seems we’ve seen the problem before.

Interesting reason behind Bowen’s skewed rainfall stats

Eagle eyed residents called the 12.6mm monthly rainfall figures into question, and it seems we’ve seen the problem before.

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