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Police investigate fatal head-on collision

The forensic crash unit is investigating a fatal crash in Kensington yesterday afternoon. Preliminary investigations suggest that around 3.40pm, a truck and hatchback collided on Bundaberg Ring Road. The driver of the hatchback, a 21-year-old local man, died at the scene. The driver of the truck sustained minor injuries and was transported to...

Minor Flood warning for Baffle Creek

  The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a minor flood warning for Baffle Creek with minor flood levels expected at Essendean Bridge later this morning. Forecasters say...

Man airlifted after mustering accident

  Stock Photo courtesy RACQ LifeFlight.  A man in his 60s has been airlifted from Eidsvold after he was involved in a mustering accident yesterday. The Bundaberg-based RACQ...

Police investigate alleged burglaries

  Bundaberg police are investigating a number of burglaries across the region this week. The latest arrest occurred yesterday when a 30-year-old Bundaberg South man was...

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Mar 24, 2017

Police investigate fatal head-on collision

The forensic crash unit is investigating a fatal crash in Kensington yesterday afternoon. Preliminary investigations suggest that around 3.40pm, a truck and hatchback collided on Bundaberg Ring Road. The driver of the hatchback, a 21-year-old local man, died… read more >
rain forecast
Mar 23, 2017

Minor Flood warning for Baffle Creek

The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a minor flood warning for Baffle Creek with minor flood levels expected at Essendean Bridge later this morning. Forecasters say up to 130mm of rainfall has been recorded across the Baffle Creek Catchment in the last 48… read more >
Burglary
Mar 22, 2017

Police continue investigations after spike in burglaries

Bundaberg police say they are continuing to see a spike in burglaries across the region. Since Friday ten homes have been targeted by thieves. Senior Constable Danielle Loftus police are currently investigating more than 100 break-ins from this month alone.… read more >
jelly fish sting
Mar 20, 2017

Woman airlifted after suspected Irukandji jelly fish sting

A woman in her early twenties was airlifted from Agnes Water on Saturday after a suspected Irukandji jelly fish sting. The Bundaberg based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was taked to at Deepwater where the woman had been surfing when the suspected… read more >
police
Mar 17, 2017

Police charge 18-year-old after home invasion

Police have charged an 18-year-old man after an alleged home invasion in Childers. Police allege he entered the North Street home late Wednesday night armed with a knife and allegedly assaulted a man who was home at the time. The 18-year-old was charged with… read more >
toddler rescue
Mar 15, 2017

Man airlifted after mustering accident

Stock Photo courtesy RACQ LifeFlight. A man in his 60s has been airlifted from Eidsvold after he was involved in a mustering accident yesterday. The Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to the property after he was mustering cattle and… read more >
court house standard
Mar 15, 2017

Man to face court after violent burglary in Millbank

A 40-year-old man will face court today following a burglary with violence in Bundaberg early yesterday morning. Police allege that a man forced his way into a home on River Terrace in Millbank at 6:30am whilst armed with an iron bar, threatening a man and a… read more >
fraser island rollover
Mar 13, 2017

Three people airlifted after 4WD rolls on Fraser Island

Three people have been hospitalised after their 4WD rolled on Fraser Island on 75 Mile beach this morning. The Toyota 4WD involved in the accident belongs to a Fraser Island sight-seeing 'tag-along' company, and had eight International visitors on board. The… read more >
fraser island rollover
Mar 13, 2017

Two people airlifted after 4WD rolls on Fraser Island

Two people have been hospitalised after their 4WD rolled on Fraser Island on 75 Mile beach this morning. The Toyota 4WD involved in the accident belongs to a Fraser Island sight-seeing 'tag-along' company, and had eight International visitors on board. The… read more >
irrigation
Mar 13, 2017

Wide Bay drought declared following record dry summer

Other areas in the Wide Bay have been drought declared following a persistently dry summer. The Minister for Agriculture Bill Byrne granted drought declaration status to the Fraser Coast, North Burnett and South Burnett, following a recommendation from the… read more >