April 2021

Published a story 9th Apr 2021 5:56 PM

Gympie MP Tony Perrett says a recently mooted multimillion renewable energy project looks good on the surface but the State needs to put the public in the loop

Perrett: We need to see study into Borumba Dam plan

Gympie MP Tony Perrett says a recently mooted multimillion renewable energy project looks good on the surface but the State needs to put the public in the loop

Published a story 9th Apr 2021 4:14 PM

Two Sunshine Coast men have been sentenced for their role in running a sophisticated hydroponic set-up on a rural Gympie region property.

Two Coast men caught with 49kg of marijuana in Mary Valley

Two Sunshine Coast men have been sentenced for their role in running a sophisticated hydroponic set-up on a rural Gympie region property.

Published a story 9th Apr 2021 2:26 PM

WorkCover Queensland is pursuing legal action against the makers of a product it alleges led to two men dying from cancer after inhaling the dangerous material

Former Gympie Nestle worker at centre of asbestos fight

WorkCover Queensland is pursuing legal action against the makers of a product it alleges led to two men dying from cancer after inhaling the dangerous material

Published a story 9th Apr 2021 10:26 AM

A popular Gympie region waterhole has reportedly been identified as the possible home for a major renewable energy project

Multimillion-dollar hydro project mooted for Gympie region

A popular Gympie region waterhole has reportedly been identified as the possible home for a major renewable energy project

Published a story 8th Apr 2021 4:46 PM

A Gympie man camping at Inskip has captured the moment the ground disappeared as a new sinkhole opened up at a busy part of the point

WATCH: New sinkhole opens up at Inskip Point

A Gympie man camping at Inskip has captured the moment the ground disappeared as a new sinkhole opened up at a busy part of the point

Published a story 8th Apr 2021 12:01 PM

Two men caught running a sophisticated drug set-up and a teenage armed robber were among those who faced the region’s highest court in the past fortnight.

8 shocking crimes heard in Gympie District Court

Two men caught running a sophisticated drug set-up and a teenage armed robber were among those who faced the region’s highest court in the past fortnight.

Published a story 7th Apr 2021 6:10 PM

Wide Bay MP fires back at criticism of ministerial intervention for grant funding amid revelations one third of approvals made despite not being recommended.

O’Brien defends controversial practice amid funding scrutiny

Wide Bay MP fires back at criticism of ministerial intervention for grant funding amid revelations one third of approvals made despite not being recommended.

Published a story 7th Apr 2021 5:42 PM

The region’s elected leaders have revealed how they want the region to benefit from the state government’s push to bring the Olympics to Queensland’s southeast in 2032

Gympie leaders outline targets for Olympic Games bid

The region’s elected leaders have revealed how they want the region to benefit from the state government’s push to bring the Olympics to Queensland’s southeast in 2032

Published a story 7th Apr 2021 5:28 PM

Officers spent more than 360 hours patrolling the region’s roads during the break, as drivers failed to be deterred by extreme weather

Police reveal Gympie’s surprising Easter road stats

Officers spent more than 360 hours patrolling the region’s roads during the break, as drivers failed to be deterred by extreme weather

Published a story 6th Apr 2021 4:26 PM

OPINION: Creating one of Australia’s most successful meat export business is only part of Pat Nolan’s story according to Gympie Mayor Glen Hartwig

Mayor: Pat Nolan’s legacy is more than his business

OPINION: Creating one of Australia’s most successful meat export business is only part of Pat Nolan’s story according to Gympie Mayor Glen Hartwig

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