covid-19 response

App developer ‘immersed’ in busting workplace stress

Premium Content App developer ‘immersed’ in busting workplace stress

VR meditation app to help battle the mental stresses of COVID-19

$1.6M cash splash allocated to three Whitsunday projects

Premium Content $1.6M cash splash allocated to three Whitsunday projects

A new water park and skate park, as well as upgrades to a sport park are on the...

Elderly mum and daughter’s hotel quarantine ‘nightmare’

Premium Content Elderly mum and daughter’s hotel quarantine ‘nightmare’

'Nightmare' start to hotel quarantine for mum and daughter

Dad spits in Foot Locker worker’s face

Premium Content Dad spits in Foot Locker worker’s face

The man refused to sanitise his hands upon entering the store

Results of COVID-19 tests revealed for CQ prison officers

Premium Content Results of COVID-19 tests revealed for CQ prison officers

The facility remains in tight lockdown after a number of its workers underwent...

70 quarantined, health service to probe actions of nurse

Premium Content 70 quarantined, health service to probe actions of nurse

‘Coronavirus inside a residential aged care facility can have significant...

Friendship festival postponed

Premium Content Friendship festival postponed

LISMORE’S beloved Piazza in the Park event preparing for post-coronavirus community...

‘Double standards’: MP slams Health Minister’s CQ visit

Premium Content ‘Double standards’: MP slams Health Minister’s CQ visit

TWO government officials have come under fire for their visit to Rockhampton during...

Mining giant orders high-risk workers off Qld sites

Mining giant orders high-risk workers off Qld sites

It’s understood the move has affected thousands of workers.

Mums outraged by Mackay Birth Centre plan

Premium Content Mums outraged by Mackay Birth Centre plan

Decision to move women out of the centre to make way for COVID-19 patients slammed...

Medical staff running out of protective equipment

Premium Content Medical staff running out of protective equipment

Limited stocks make frontline workers jobs all the more difficult

Unsung heroes in the war against coronavirus

Premium Content Unsung heroes in the war against coronavirus

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

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

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

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

‘Must be applauded’: What the wage stimulus means for Bowen

Premium Content ‘Must be applauded’: What the wage stimulus means for Bowen

Bowen businesses will find it ‘difficult’ to overcome COVID-19, but the stimulus...

Local gym going strong amid COVID-19 restrictions

Premium Content Local gym going strong amid COVID-19 restrictions

A CQ gym is keeping clients active, even in these uncertain times.

Adapt to survive: Businesses overhaul entire operations

Premium Content Adapt to survive: Businesses overhaul entire operations

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

Mackay ENT practice back online after temporary closure

Premium Content Mackay ENT practice back online after temporary closure

EAR, nose and throat specialists in Mackay have re-opened their services after a...

Hairdressers ‘confused’:Why doesn't distancing apply to us?

Premium Content Hairdressers ‘confused’:Why doesn't distancing apply to us?

After a backflip on the decision to limit appointment times, some hairdressers are...

Popular rodeo cancelled amid growing health crisis

Premium Content Popular rodeo cancelled amid growing health crisis

Another local event has been cancelled, as a popular rodeo announces their event...