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Fraud and Burglary Charges

A 36 year old Millbank woman is due to front the Bundaberg Magistrates Court next month on burglary and related offences.  Police allege she took to an Avenell Heights home last Friday and stole a range of item including a bank card and cash. It's allege she used them and is now...

Burnett Heads CBD Redevelopment Underway

Work on the 9 million dollar Burnett Heads streetscape project is getting underway.  We saw the first sod turned yesterday morning.  Acting Minister for State Development Stirling...

4WD Rolls on Fraser Island

The Bundaberg based life flight crew has once again made a trip out to Fraser Island after a 4-wheel-drive rolled on a beach.  They airlifted...

13 Speedsters Caught in One Day

Our local police are reminding motorists to remember the fatal five after recording numerous traffic offences in one day.  A 25 year old woman will front...

Bundaberg Councillor Resigns

Bundaberg Councillor Peter Heuser is stepping down from his role as representative for division ten.  He's tendered his resignation, effective immediately. Mr Heuser was elected two years...

Teen in Court after Caught with a Knife

A 48-year-old Walkervale man is being charged with one count of threatening violence – discharge firearms or other act. It's alleged he was involved in an...

Investigations are Continuing into Plane Crash

Investigations are ongoing following an ultralight plane crash at Howard. It happened yesterday morning at around 11:30 when the aircraft was struck by cross winds. Police say...

Man Hospitalised in Fishing Accident

A man in his thirties is suffering leg injures following a fishing accident off the CQ Coast. He's been airlifted to the Bundaberg Hospital in a...

Trio to Face Court on Drug Charges

More drugs are now off our streets after police searched a Burnett Heads address. Two men, a 33 year old and 37 year old, are now...

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Jan 16, 2018

Fraud and Burglary Charges

A 36 year old Millbank woman is due to front the Bundaberg Magistrates Court next month on burglary and related offences. Police allege she took to an Avenell Heights home last Friday and stole a range of item including a bank card and cash. It's allege she… read more >
Burnett Heads CBD
Jan 16, 2018

Burnett Heads CBD Redevelopment Underway

Work on the 9 million dollar Burnett Heads streetscape project is getting underway. We saw the first sod turned yesterday morning. Acting Minister for State Development Stirling Hinchliffe stopped in and says it's been a long time coming. We'll see smart… read more >
4wd roll
Jan 15, 2018

4WD Rolls on Fraser Island

The Bundaberg based life flight crew has once again made a trip out to Fraser Island after a 4-wheel-drive rolled on a beach. They airlifted a young woman to hospital in a stable condition. She's suffering upper body injuries. It's the sixth time the rescue… read more >
trail bike accident
Jan 15, 2018

Man Airlifted to Brisbane after Bike Accident near Bundaberg

A 52 year old man is suffering spinal injuries after being thrown from his trail bike on a property near Bundaberg. It's understood he was travelling at around 60 kilometres an hour when he came off and landed about 10 meters from his bike on Saturday. He's… read more >
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Jan 12, 2018

13 Speedsters Caught in One Day

Our local police are reminding motorists to remember the fatal five after recording numerous traffic offences in one day. A 25 year old woman will front court next month after allegedly blowing a Blood Alcohol Reading of 0.2 percent. While there were two… read more >
Councillor resigns
Jan 12, 2018

Bundaberg Councillor Resigns

Bundaberg Councillor Peter Heuser is stepping down from his role as representative for division ten. He's tendered his resignation, effective immediately. Mr Heuser was elected two years ago but is resigning due to health issues. It means February 10's… read more >
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Jan 11, 2018

Teen in Court after Caught with a Knife

A 48-year-old Walkervale man is being charged with one count of threatening violence – discharge firearms or other act. It's alleged he was involved in an argument with a person known to him in Avenell Heights on Tuesday afternoon and threatened them. He's… read more >
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Jan 11, 2018

Investigations are Continuing into Plane Crash

Investigations are ongoing following an ultralight plane crash at Howard. It happened yesterday morning at around 11:30 when the aircraft was struck by cross winds. Police say it clipped the top of a house at Pacific Haven and crashed into the yard. The… read more >
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Jan 10, 2018

BREAKING | A Plane's Crashed At Burrum Heads

CC0_License An ultralight aircraft has crash landed at Burrum Heads on Wednesday. The plane hit the ground at Pacific Haven close to houses at 11:12AM. Luckily no one on the ground was hurt but the 68-year-old pilot suffered head and ankle injuries. He has… read more >
fishing accident
Jan 10, 2018

Man Hospitalised in Fishing Accident

A man in his thirties is suffering leg injures following a fishing accident off the CQ Coast. He's been airlifted to the Bundaberg Hospital in a stable condition. The Bundy based life flight crew receiving the call out to Northwest Island yesterday morning. read more >