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Childcare Charges Wildly Different From Location To Location

Pixabay A report has revealed that some parents can pay up to $5,800 a year more for the same amount of child care, depending on where you live in Queensland.   Not surprisingly, centres across Brisbane are charging the most.   The most afforable places to have your children minded is in Innisfail and the...

Adani Royalties Deadline Missed

The Queensland Government has missed a deadline to finalise a royalties agreement with Adani for its Carmichael coal mine. The Queensland Coordinator-General set Monday as the deadline,...

Bundaberg's Housing Market On The Decline

Demand for housing, units and land have declined across the June quarter, the Queensland Market Monitor has revealed. While the impact of record low interest rates...

Grass Fire Sparks At Fairymead

A grass fire has sparked at Fairymead on Friday. Multiple Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are tackling the blaze near River Road and Fairymead Access. This fire is...

Motorbike Rider Hurt In Crash In Bundaberg East

A motorbike rider has crashed in Bundaberg East. The accident happened on Princess Street at 7.20AM on Friday.   The rider was taken to Bundaberg Hospital in a stable condition.  ...

Premier Delivers Bushfire Awareness Message

Image Credit: AAP Image/Darren England Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has encouraged people to become more bushfire aware, with a series of open days at Queensland fire stations. The...

Turtle-Y New Experience At Mon Repos

Artist's impression of the inside of the new centre.  Image Supplied  Construction is nearing an end on the new multimillion-dollar interpretive turtle centre at Mon Repos,...

Calls For 'Poop-It Kit' For Littlies

Image Credit: Pixabay  If adults can receive a bowel-testing kit, why can’t Aussie kids have a junior version which can help to address bowel issues by...

Mine Audit Failings Prove Inquiry Needed

Shadow Minister for Natural Resources and Mines, Dale Last, believes the current system of audits for coal mines needs to a “full overhaul” in the...