Babies cleared to enter the world with a splash in CQ

Story Published: 11 Jan 2016

MUMS now have the option of having a water birth at Gladstone Hospital

Babies, Central Queensland, Hospital, Pregnant Woman, Water Birth

One dead, one in hospital after Moranbah crash

Story Published: 20 Mar 2015

A MAN is dead and another in hospital after two vehicles collided head-on south of Moranbah this morning.

Central Queensland, Editors Picks, Moranbah

Small Business Minister’s big budget sell to CQ

Story Published: 19 May 2015

DESPITE challenging times in the mining industry and slumps in beef prices Small Business Minister Bruce Billson sees...

Central Queensland, Rockhampton, Small Business

Aurizon invests $180 million in CQ Coal Network

Story Published: 25 May 2015

AURIZON has invested $180 million in equipment to ensure greater tonnage on the Central Queensland Coal Network

Aurizon, Central Queensland, Central Queensland Coal Network, Rockhampton

Small quake shakes Central Queensland

Story Published: 13 Apr 2015

A MINOR earthquake south-west of Calliope on Saturday served as a reminder that there is earthquake activity within the...

Central Queensland, Earthquake, Editors Picks

Union: Three cases of black lung recorded in three months

Story Published: 1 Dec 2015

CFMEU Queensland district president Stephen Smyth said two of the men had been employees at Vale-owned Carborough Downs...

Central Queensland, Disease, Editors Picks, Health, Mining

2016 to be tough year for coal industry: economist

Story Published: 12 Jan 2016

AN ECONOMIST believes Queensland’s coal industry is in a better position to survive a potential Chinese economic downturn...

Central Queensland, China, Coal, John Quiggin, Michael Roche, Qrc

Cattle truck rolls west of Emerald

Story Published: 7 Jun 2016

Senior Constable Isaac Galea said the male driver was taken to the Emerald hospital for observation with a few “cuts and...

Capricorn Highway, Central Queensland, Editors Picks, Emerald

Curtis Island workers buy Gladstone businesses in downturn

Story Published: 20 May 2016

A RECORD low interest rate, dropping rental prices and people transitioning out of the construction is the perfect...

Bechtel, Business, Business Advice, Central Queensland, Curtis Island, Curtis Island Jobs, Gladstone, Gladstone Business, Gladstone Cbd, Gladstone Industry, Gladstone Region, Interest Rate, Lng, Lng Projects, Small Business

CQ's Islamic Centre plans revealed on horror day

Story Published: 10 Oct 2015

IN THE days after we told of plans for an established Islamic community centre in Gladstone, there has been a solid show of...

Central Queensland, Islamic