Rockhampton

Wed 19 Dec 2018

Stats reveal the danger in Queensland prisons

premium_icon Stats reveal the danger in Queensland prisons

AS prison officers threaten to walk out on strike across Queensland, statistics have revealed the number of dangerous incidents in the state’s prisons.

Fish and chip shop treat hospital patients to special feast

premium_icon Fish and chip shop treat hospital patients to special feast

Samo's Fish Bar are cooking up a fish and chip lunch tomorrow for the Rockhampton Hospital Acute Geriatric Evaluation Unit.

Players' work ethic impresses CQ Capras 18s coach

premium_icon Players' work ethic impresses CQ Capras 18s coach

27-man squad named for 2019 Mal Meninga Cup

Emerald cotton and grain growers are pleading for more rain

premium_icon Emerald cotton and grain growers are pleading for more rain

Central Queensland growers have their hopes pinned on a successful summer crop after one of rural Australia's most challenging winter crop seasons.

CQ croc farmers to profit from new harvesting laws

premium_icon CQ croc farmers to profit from new harvesting laws

HARVESTERS could earn up to $1000 from a nest of crocodile eggs

Kabra fruit knocked back because of superficial spots

premium_icon Kabra fruit knocked back because of superficial spots

'It's just frustrating to spend a lot of time and money all year.... to be rejected by a spot we have no control over'

Dam sinking lower and lower, may reach record level

premium_icon Dam sinking lower and lower, may reach record level

The water is used for town water supply in the region and irrigation

Cooberrie Park's holiday fun

Cooberrie Park's holiday fun

Cooberrie Park Wildlife Sanctuary has loads of new animals to delight families this holiday season.

Prison strike ultimatum after officer bashing

premium_icon Prison strike ultimatum after officer bashing

PRISON officers across the state are threatening to walk off the job in a matter of days if the government fails to address a list of demands sent.

Where to see Christmas lights in CQ this year

Where to see Christmas lights in CQ this year

SEE what homes are lit up this year in Rocky, Gracemere and Yeppoon

Salvos lend helping hand with Christmas hampers

Salvos lend helping hand with Christmas hampers

The Salvation Army has praised Yeppoon's generosity in donating hampers for families in need this Christmas.

Freedom from jail hangs in the balance over $9

premium_icon Freedom from jail hangs in the balance over $9

CCTV identified the man who admitted his crime than later denied it

Accused murderer Chris Dawson’s other family

Accused murderer Chris Dawson’s other family

Accused wife murderer Chris Dawson has a third family who has had to live with the legacy of Lyn Dawson’s disappearance.

Hundreds support ICare push

Hundreds support ICare push

ICare Community Project raises $22,900 in contributions and vouchers in its first year to assist local residents in need.

60 years of wedded bliss

60 years of wedded bliss

Zilzie couple Carl and Joy Goltz mark 60 years of wedded bliss - work, family, friends, travel and sport.

Yeppoon RSL's NY Eve goes 60/70's

Yeppoon RSL's NY Eve goes 60/70's

Yeppoon RSL President Paul Lancaster invites patrons to a sixties and seventies-themed New Year's Eve bash.

Rise of the rainbow lorikeet as Aussie backyards go native

Rise of the rainbow lorikeet as Aussie backyards go native

The Australian Backyard Bird Count reveals that the rainbow lorikeet is on the rise as gardens go more native.

CQ under-12 cricket team opens account with good win

premium_icon CQ under-12 cricket team opens account with good win

Play under way after weekend wet delays start of Qld titles

Estuary fishing prime time

Estuary fishing prime time

Columnist Craig Robertson's fishing tips for the festive season on the Capricorn Coast.

2019 Community Grants open

2019 Community Grants open

Fitzroy Basin Association Inc. has opened its 2019 Community Grants program for worthwhile environmental projects.

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