'Makes your skin crawl': Venomous fish hooked at Mackay beach

Story Published: 20 Oct 2016

ONE of the world's most venomous fish has been reeled in at a popular swimming beach in Mackay.

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BREAKING: Oil spill found on Fraser Island beaches

Story Published: 18 Oct 2016

Clean-up crews are on their way to the spill, located near Fraser Island.

Beach Fraser Island Oil Spill

How a couple save beached dugong at Burrum Heads

Story Published: 18 Oct 2016

HELPING an endangered animal make its way back to the ocean was the last thing Brenda and Les Irwin expected to do.

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Beach ball clean up brings out community spirit

Story Published: 15 Oct 2016

A community has rallied together to clean up a small stretch of beach after styrofoam balls washed covered the sand.

Balls Beach Community Environment Slade Point Styrofoam

Armed with a vacuum to clean up an environmental nightmare

Story Published: 12 Oct 2016

Mackay residents are using a vacuum cleaner to clear a beach littered with thousands of styrofoam beanbag balls.

Beach Clean-Up Environment Mackay Regional Council Slade Point Styrofoam

Rainbow Beach holidays

Video Published: 7 Oct 2016

Ingrid Kola and Andrea Faundez chat about their Rainbow Beach experience.

Beach Holiday Rainbow Beach Surf

Threatened with $1.7M fine: Erosion control work starts

Story Published: 7 Oct 2016

WORKERS begin initial work to remove dunes and geofabric laid by a community at Midge Point after an ongoing battle with...

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The truth behind 'that shark pic' from Hervey Bay

Story Published: 5 Oct 2016

Casey was able to get close enough to identify the shark – a hammerhead – and took the photo when it returned to deeper...

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Shark attack fears: Would you ban your child from beach?

Story Published: 3 Oct 2016

LOCALS have been divided over the idea of parents banning their children from swimming or surfing in the ocean following a...

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Beachgoers get real-time view from webcams

Story Published: 29 Sep 2016

PLANNING your day out has become a lot easier with webcam phone apps now available to view our region's coastal...

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