February 2020

Published a story 17th Feb 2020 5:50 PM

A heavily intoxicated man who threw a chair in an Airlie Beach restaurant has copped a fine in Proserpine Magistrates Court.

Man throws chair in restaurant, cops a fine

A heavily intoxicated man who threw a chair in an Airlie Beach restaurant has copped a fine in Proserpine Magistrates Court.

Published a story 17th Feb 2020 4:20 PM

More than 200 people attended the official opening of the new Whitsunday Visitor Information Centre, on Thursday, at Whitsunday Gold Coffee Plantation, Proserpine.

New Visitor Information Centre warmly welcomed

More than 200 people attended the official opening of the new Whitsunday Visitor Information Centre, on Thursday, at Whitsunday Gold Coffee Plantation, Proserpine.

Published a story 15th Feb 2020 3:39 PM

The dust was flying today at the DIRT Khanacross, at Tonka Park, Proserpine, as cars went head-to-head in timed laps.

Cars kick up dust in head-to-head racing

The dust was flying today at the DIRT Khanacross, at Tonka Park, Proserpine, as cars went head-to-head in timed laps.

Published a story 15th Feb 2020 2:08 PM

A popular 90-year-old was surprised indeed when 50 of her friends and family threw a birthday party for her, on Saturday.

Surprise birthday party for 90-year-old Proserpine lady

A popular 90-year-old was surprised indeed when 50 of her friends and family threw a birthday party for her, on Saturday.

Published a story 15th Feb 2020 9:20 AM

Love is in the air in the Whitsundays. A quarter of a century after they married, a loving wife booked a short break at the same resort as a surprise anniversary present for her husband.

Love is in the air in the Whitsundays

Love is in the air in the Whitsundays. A quarter of a century after they married, a loving wife booked a short break at the same resort as a surprise anniversary present for her husband.

Published a story 13th Feb 2020 4:37 PM

A couple who tied the knot in the Whitsundays on Valentine’s Day, 25 years ago, have returned to the same spot to celebrate their wedding anniversary.

Couple who tied knot on Valentine’s Day return for 25th

A couple who tied the knot in the Whitsundays on Valentine’s Day, 25 years ago, have returned to the same spot to celebrate their wedding anniversary.

Published a story 13th Feb 2020 1:06 PM

The Proserpine Mill has welcomed the next generation of tradies to its ranks with four new apprentices starting work this week.

New apprentices start at mill

The Proserpine Mill has welcomed the next generation of tradies to its ranks with four new apprentices starting work this week.

Published a story 13th Feb 2020 12:47 PM

Dawn Busters get up at the crack of dawn every Sunday to play golf, and also raise $1,000s for charity.

Dawn golfers raise thousands for charity

Dawn Busters get up at the crack of dawn every Sunday to play golf, and also raise $1,000s for charity.

Published a story 13th Feb 2020 9:40 AM

Art aficionados will have a chance to learn from a master at an upcoming weaving workshop with renowned artist Marion Gaemers, who is coming to Airlie Beach as part of the lead-up to the 2020 Whitsundays Arts Festival.

Weaving her spell - renowned artist coming to Whitsundays

Art aficionados will have a chance to learn from a master at an upcoming weaving workshop with renowned artist Marion Gaemers, who is coming to Airlie Beach as part of the lead-up to the 2020 Whitsundays Arts Festival.

Published a story 12th Feb 2020 5:38 PM

Tasers were used by police to subdue a man who exposed himself in a public park, Proserpine Magistrates Court heard, on Monday.

Man tasered after exposing himself in public park

Tasers were used by police to subdue a man who exposed himself in a public park, Proserpine Magistrates Court heard, on Monday.

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