Huge white shark caught and released at North Coast beach

Story Published: 17 Jan 2017

A SHARK was captured by the SMART drumline and released.

Beach Dpi Editors Picks Environment Shark Sighting

Up to 100 stung by bluebottles on Bundy's beaches

Story Published: 16 Jan 2017

BLUEBOTTLES are arriving to Bundaberg beaches in droves as the warm weather and northerly winds create the perfect...

Beach Bluebottles Stingers Surf Life Saving Queensland

'This young man was going to be the next death': LETTER

Story Published: 16 Jan 2017

"IT was a ludicrous situation - males are over represented in deaths on the water - no wonder."

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Beaches still closed, drags catch multiple box jellyfish

Story Published: 15 Jan 2017

BEACHES across Mackay region will likely remain closed next week.

Beach Beaches Box Jellyfish First Aid Jellyfish Queensland Sting Stingers Surf Life Saving

Beach closed as 2m unidentified shark lurks off North Coast

Story Published: 11 Jan 2017

THERE'S a lot of sharks still around after five were spotted over one hour yesterday.

Ballina Beach Byron Dpi Shark Sighting

HEATWAVE: Temps could reach as high as 43 degrees

Story Published: 11 Jan 2017

OVER the next few days as the predicted heatwave hits, surf life savers have been prompted to issue a stark warning for...

Beach Heat Stress Heatwave Surf Life Savers

Coast beach named in top 7 worst for theft

Story Published: 10 Jan 2017

IF YOU leave your car keys on the sand while swimming at these two Sunshine Coast beaches, you might lose your car.

Beach Crime Maroochydore Maroochydore Beach Mooloolaba Mooloolaba Beach Stealing Theft Prevention

Windsurfers need to follow speed limit: jet ski company

Story Published: 9 Jan 2017

UPDATE: The owner of the jet ski company involved in a collision with a windsurfer has called for all...

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Govt investigates kilos of coal found at Mackay beach

Story Published: 5 Jan 2017

A QUEENSLAND Government department is investigating after kilograms of coal was found on East Point beach.

Beach Coal Department Of Environment East Point Ehp Government Hay Point Investigation Samples

Enjoying our coastline

Story Published: 3 Jan 2017

Mackay's beaches have been quiet, possibly due to stingers being about and the indecisive weather but there was still a few...

Beach Eimeo Lamberts Marina