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Recovery Mission

Police divers are travelling from Gladstone to Bustard Bay today where a recovering mission is underway for a trawler and it's six missing crew. Sounding will also commence today. It follows the Life Flight crews returning to shore yesterday with what they said were heavy hearts. The trawler went down on Monday night...

Multiple Airlifts

Our Life flight crews are keeping busy following multiple incidents over the last few days. They airlifted a 52 year old man to the Bundaberg Hospital...

Search and Rescue Mission Continues

Helicopters, police, Volunteer Marine Rescue and a number of other vessels are entering their third day in searching for a missing fishing boat and it's...

Council Properties up for Grabs

A dozen council properties across the Bundaberg Region are being offered for sale by tender. They range from 43 hectare blocks to a 1000 square meter...

Dental Waitlists

Dental waitlists are blowing out in Bundaberg. Local LNP candidate David Batt says it's thanks to labor and is being backed by Hinkler MP Keith Pitt. While...

Break and Enter

Investigations are underway into a break and enter at Martens Oval. Offenders broke the lock to the sports medicine room on Monday night . It's the...

Apple Tree Creek Highway Upgrade

Work is set to get underway on the Bruce Highway near Apple Tree Creek in the coming months. The project will include widening centrelines to more...

World Mental Health Day

Bundaberg locals are urged to talk about the elephant in the room this Mental Health Week. The Friendlies hospital is pushing the campaign quite literally --...

Frazer Island Airlift

A Frazer Island Airlift has ended a hectic weekend for the Bundaberg Life Flight crew. They transported a 31 year old woman from the Island to...

Locals to Help Design Dive Site

The call is out for local industry experts to join the ex-HMAS Tobruk dive design panel. The panel will be providing advice before she's scuttled and...

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recovery mission
Oct 20, 2017

Recovery Mission

Police divers are travelling from Gladstone to Bustard Bay today where a recovering mission is underway for a trawler and it's six missing crew. Sounding will also commence today. It follows the Life Flight crews returning to shore yesterday with what they… read more >
airlift
Oct 20, 2017

Multiple Airlifts

Our Life flight crews are keeping busy following multiple incidents over the last few days. They airlifted a 52 year old man to the Bundaberg Hospital following an accident with a belt sander on Wednesday. While a 39 year old woman was choppered to hospital… read more >
Search tracker
Oct 19, 2017

Search and Rescue Mission Continues

Helicopters, police, Volunteer Marine Rescue and a number of other vessels are entering their third day in searching for a missing fishing boat and it's six crew. They range from 28 to 45 years old and haven't been seen since their sea cucumber trawler sunk… read more >
Council logo
Oct 12, 2017

Council Properties up for Grabs

A dozen council properties across the Bundaberg Region are being offered for sale by tender. They range from 43 hectare blocks to a 1000 square meter house block. They've been identified as being surplus to Council requirements and tender applications will… read more >
dentist
Oct 12, 2017

Dental Waitlists

Dental waitlists are blowing out in Bundaberg. Local LNP candidate David Batt says it's thanks to labor and is being backed by Hinkler MP Keith Pitt. While Bundaberg MP Leanne Donaldson says the Federal Fovernment's cuts to dental funding is disappointing and… read more >
Police logo
Oct 11, 2017

Break and Enter

Investigations are underway into a break and enter at Martens Oval. Offenders broke the lock to the sports medicine room on Monday night . It's the first time the room has been targeted. While nothing has been stolen. read more >
roadwork
Oct 11, 2017

Apple Tree Creek Highway Upgrade

Work is set to get underway on the Bruce Highway near Apple Tree Creek in the coming months. The project will include widening centrelines to more safely separate vehicles travelling in opposite directions on the highway. Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports… read more >
elephant mental health
Oct 10, 2017

World Mental Health Day

Bundaberg locals are urged to talk about the elephant in the room this Mental Health Week. The Friendlies hospital is pushing the campaign quite literally -- setting up a giant elephant at the hospital. While Mental Illness Fellowship of Australia CEO Tony… read more >
frazer airlift
Oct 10, 2017

Frazer Island Airlift

A Frazer Island Airlift has ended a hectic weekend for the Bundaberg Life Flight crew. They transported a 31 year old woman from the Island to the Bundaberg Hosptial with a serious wrist fracture. It's after she fell from Ngala Rocks on Sunday afternoon. read more >
tobruk
Oct 09, 2017

Locals to Help Design Dive Site

The call is out for local industry experts to join the ex-HMAS Tobruk dive design panel. The panel will be providing advice before she's scuttled and transformed into a world-class dive site off Hervey Bay. Bundaberg MP Leanne Donaldson says local experts… read more >