Demand aged care plans, nurse tells families

BE INFORMED: A former Blue Care nurse says families should see care plans.

'Asking carers to do medication is too much'

TECKnology to help with animal problems in Bundy

ANIMAL CONTROL: Alexandra Park zookeeper David Flack introduces TECKnology's Leslie Lowe and Brian Little to resident dingo Lowana.

Duo can relocate snakes, bats, bees and more

PHOTOS: Road safety work recognised

Dennis Walsh presents Susan Rewalt with her award at the Road Safety Awards.

Special ceremony held at Bargara






Man makes kill threats, says 'I'm p****** on the floor'

A MAN who threatened to "kill someone” at the Bundaberg Mental Health Unit, intentionally urinated on the cell floor at the police watch-house.

No jail for assault and throwing phone

A man has appeared in court after assaulting a woman.

Man in 20s must do anger management courses

Repeat offender risks going to jail

SERIOUS TRAFFIC HISTORY: Magistrate Belinda Merrin said it was William Bugeja's responsibility to get a licence.

24-year-old has never had licence

Driver positive for ecstasy after music festival

PILLS AND POT: Lewis Fielding tested positive to having ecstasy and marijuana in his system while driving.

Man admits to sharing 'couple of joints'

Man needs drug help

COURT: Horvatic, 46, pleaded guilty in Bundaberg Magistrates Court to three drug offences: failing to take reasonable care and precautions with needles/syringes; possession of dangerous drugs on June 5; and having drug utensils.

A search found used needles/syringes in a garage and other items

REVEALED: What sparked the Coast's Bruce Hwy gridlock

STATE Government reveals the cause for the Sunshine Coast's traffic gridlock.

Grandpa pampered after being stranded in the cold

Kevin Holcroft became stranded after his car was bogged near Kirby's Wall. The Bundaberg community banded together on Friday in a day long search for great grandfather.

His family feared the worst as it was not like him to just disappear

Fundraiser a success for girl, 2

BRIGHT SKYES: The Journey Cafe at Bargara held a movie night to help Bundaberg's little Skye Whitfield who has a rare form of cancer. They were able to raise $860 for the two-year-old.

Movie night success for little Skye

Blake's chance to shine

PUMPED: Blake Sindel will play football at Martens Oval today.

Martens Oval will host a match for disabled kids

Bundy lifesavers in running for top awards

NEW SEASON: Lifesaver Gemma Henricksen and lifeguard Ben Davis at Nielson Park Beach.

Duo will now contest Surf Life Saving Queensland's top honours

Local Partners

Brand Insights

Brand Insights

Spend One Night In Vegas with the King

FRESH from a national tour and a finalist at the Nashville Elvis Festival tribute artist competition, Mark Anthony is back in Australia

Events galore as weather heats up

LIVE MUSIC: Sankofa performs at the Burnett Heads Lighthouse Festival which is on again in October.

Spring is considered an awakening

Time to experience a night at the opera

SHOW: A Night With Opera Queensland is coming to Bundaberg in September.

A Night With Opera Queensland

Law to combat misuse of power

Vegetable industry body Ausveg has welcomed new legislation.

Vegetable industry body Ausveg has welcomed new legislation.

Design your home in 3D

3D TECHNOLOGY: Design Direct owners Mat Sheppard and Tyson Lochwood offer clients a new way to picture their home design.

New way to view your build project

Pub owner fuming over $1800 bill for late rates

HIGH CHARGES: "Rates are high enough as it is let alone being hit with an $1800 fee on top of it,” says Railway Hotel owner Steve Hooper.

Council defends decision to hire collection agency

Another local cafe looks to sell

TASTY CLUB: Viola Rezk is putting her cafe business on the market in Bundaberg.

Tasty Club looks at selling its business

Bundy can't get enough of Spell

BOHO: The Sayulita Frill Gown by Spell and the Gypsy Collective.

Floral, gorgeous, spring time, fun- Bundy can't get enough of Spell

REVEALED: Major changes coming to Brothers Club

BIG PLANS: Brothers Sports Club is preparing for major renovations at its popular venue.

Club defends its viability as it plans for major upgrades

Seniors Week

SEQUENCE: Col Harris, June Bryer, Eric Louttit and Glenda Harris at the Seniors Week event at the Bundaberg Multiplex.

Seniors Week at the Bundaberg Multiplex.

Womens Rugby League 19Aug

WOMENS LEAGUE: Levinia Robinson at Salter Oval in Bundaberg.

A selection of photos from the women's rugby league games on the 19th Aug 2017.

Clive Palmer wants to re-open refinery

Former politician and mining magnate Clive Palmer arrives at a press conference in Canberra, Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016.Clive Palmer has returned to Canberra ahead of a High Court challenge to laws that can require people who have not been charged to appear in court and to answer questions. (AAP Image/Mick Tsikas)

Clive Palmer says he wants to re-open the nickel refinery for the people of...

Cheating boyfriend caught

Improving relationships is a popular New Year resolution.

Woman catches boyfriend checking Tinder on their date.

Crown Prince: No ID, no entry

The Crown Prince Frederik (left) and his group enter the venue.

Security says no exceptions.

Seniors are 'highest risk' of substance abuse

AUSTRALIAN seniors may be facing a new health crisis with an explosion of binge drinking and drug use hitting the baby boomer generation.

Pisasale bailed, banned from talking to council staffers

Former Ipswich mayor Paul Pisasale (centre) arrives at the Brisbane Magistrates Court in Brisbane, Wednesday, August 23, 2017.

Police opposed bail but Pisasale bailed to mental health clinic.

Beef cake Nissan Navara ute looks better in black

Only 500 Nissan Navara N-Sport Black Editions have been produced, starting from $54,490 plus on-roads.

Only 500 units will be available.

Toowoomba Hospital ED at risk of extra 7000 patients

Medical students who have experienced the rural lifestyle first-hand are more likely to move rural, than those who have stayed metropolitan.

Cuts to after hours GP Medicare rebates could force thousands to ED

Aussies avoiding their neighbours says research

One in five people admitted to fighting with a neighbour.

Some cooking sauces contain '90 times more salt'

The World Health Organisation recommends people consume no more than 5mg of salt per day.

Cooking sauces are a great risk to our health, says nutritionist.

Bride and Prejudice's Chris reveals more family heartache

Grant and Chris feature on the TV series Bride & Prejudice. Supplied by Channel 7.

His dad’s health has dealt a massive blow to their happy life

Uncharted: The Lost Legacy a slick, impressive effort

New Uncharted game for PS4 hits the shelves

Nicole's ready to bust out of Doctor Doctor's love triangle

Nicole da Silva stars in season two of Doctor Doctor.

New season gets a fresh injection of relationship dilemmas.

MOVIE REVIEW: Tom Cruise flying high again in drug drama

Tom Cruise plays pilot Barry Seal in the movie American Made.

FILM STAR delivers his best performance in some time.

The Project will now be on six nights a week

The Project presenters Waleed Aly, Carrie Bickmore and Peter Helliar.

The Project is expanding with a Sunday night edition and a new host.

REVEALED: New shops for Coast centre's $12million revamp

Coast retail centre expands as part of $12million refurbishment

Residents fear sand mine sell out by State Minister

Sand mine opponents attend the Nambour Council Chambers.Cou

Further testing undertaken on site, despite claims of significance

Investors quick to snap up property in key growth corridor

High-profile commercial site sells at auction for $4.920m

EXPLAINED: What the 'Costco effect' means for Ipswich

PRICE WARS: A Costco store similar to this one in Canberra, is planned for Ipswich.

Exclusive 'cult' about to change how families do grocery shopping

Massive solar farm to provide 250 jobs

FRV's Moree Solar Farm.

The 148MW farm is being built on a disused mango farm

How to nail that job interview

Congratulations on landing a job interview - now it is time to nail it.

Impress with some simple preparation

Dream crushed as 'no one wants to hire a foreigner'

Suzan Aliny.. "My children are very sad to leave their school already."

Skilled migrant speaks out about employment difficulties

$200,000 job goes begging, snapped up by foreign workers

Shotcreter Chris McKervey lines tunnels with concrete spray and gets paid upwards of $200K a year.

A lack of local workers means top-paying jobs are going begging

The boom is over, so what's bringing people to Gladstone?

A Gladstone development advocate has suggested the city could become an import-export freight hub for northern Australia.

New migration data reveals those moving away from and into Gladstone

Need a NEW employee?

Post Your Ad Here!

Adam Gilchrist now lives life at F-Pace

Former cricketer Adam Gilchrist with his Jaguar F-Pace.

Former Australian wicket-keeper had an interesting upbringing.

RACQ: Everyone deserves to feel safe at crossings

A white ute drives through a red light.

30,000 motorists were caught running a red light last year.

ROAD TEST: 2017 VW Golf GTI and Golf R

The 2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI.

More power and better technology, what's not to like?

Sports car love affair leads to biggest 'Joy' of his life

LOVE OF ADRIAN'S LIFE: Joy poses with the original Buchanan in 1957-58.

Joy recalls the day she saw the slinky car arrive at her home.

ROAD TEST: 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV

The 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV.

Can you actually survive without petrol in the Outlander PHEV?

Looking to SELL your car?

Post Your Ad Here!