February 2021

Published a story 28th Feb 2021 12:56 AM

Support workers are fielding multiple calls a day and doing everything they can to help, but there is not enough housing stock to help people put roofs over their heads.

Battling homelessness has become a daily struggle in Bowen

Support workers are fielding multiple calls a day and doing everything they can to help, but there is not enough housing stock to help people put roofs over their heads.

Published a story 27th Feb 2021 1:22 PM

Check out what was making headlines, including a resident being invited to the Royal Sydney Show and Ansett boosting their passenger capacity for flights into the region.

On this day: Flashback to Proserpine Guardian 40 years ago

Check out what was making headlines, including a resident being invited to the Royal Sydney Show and Ansett boosting their passenger capacity for flights into the region.

Published a story 26th Feb 2021 6:53 PM

An arrest for public nuisance leads to a cocaine discovery and a search warrant uncovers marijuana and other drug-related items.

NAMED: Whitsunday residents in court for drug possession

An arrest for public nuisance leads to a cocaine discovery and a search warrant uncovers marijuana and other drug-related items.

Published a story 26th Feb 2021 3:37 PM

Proserpine business owners are starting a regular farmers market to make fresh food accessible and help foster community spirit.

New foodie event to champion local produce in Proserpine

Proserpine business owners are starting a regular farmers market to make fresh food accessible and help foster community spirit.

Published a story 26th Feb 2021 12:44 PM

Police say the machinery was locked and secured before it was broken into just south of town.

Whopping 350L of fuel siphoned from excavator near Bowen

Police say the machinery was locked and secured before it was broken into just south of town.

Published a story 25th Feb 2021 8:44 PM

Professor explains how the reef is around the Whitsundays and lists ways residents can act to protect the natural wonder

What’s next for our reef as 2020 named second-hottest year

Professor explains how the reef is around the Whitsundays and lists ways residents can act to protect the natural wonder

Published a story 25th Feb 2021 7:39 PM

The community leader says he understands Whitsunday Paradise should not come at a cost to ratepayers, but a compromise must be reached.

‘Common sense has to prevail’: Not giving up on Bowen estate

The community leader says he understands Whitsunday Paradise should not come at a cost to ratepayers, but a compromise must be reached.

Published a story 25th Feb 2021 2:52 PM

He tried to start a fight with a man and 15-year-old boy before assaulting the woman when being asked to leave.

Cannonvale teen assaults woman at NYE party turned sour

He tried to start a fight with a man and 15-year-old boy before assaulting the woman when being asked to leave.

Published a story 24th Feb 2021 9:06 PM

Mayor says ratepayers should not foot the bill for water and sewage infrastructure. But developers say ratepayers would not have to cough up the cash.

Council refuses to cover $20M for Whitsunday Paradise works

Mayor says ratepayers should not foot the bill for water and sewage infrastructure. But developers say ratepayers would not have to cough up the cash.

Published a story 24th Feb 2021 5:22 PM

Proserpine police were called to the scene and found walls, windows and doors had all been damaged.

Three kids ‘extensively damage’ old Proserpine classrooms

Proserpine police were called to the scene and found walls, windows and doors had all been damaged.

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