A doctor of Pakistani descent visiting Hervey Bay from Brisbane allegedly copped a racist rant.
On Sunday dozens of people will stroll through the idyllic gardens of one of Maryborough’s most historic homes.
Long-term costs are expected to be less than $1000 per participant, Federal member for Hinkler Keith Pitt says.
The Wide Bay MP told the Chronicle he will wait to see how effective the card is in Hervey Bay and Bundaberg during the 12-month trial.
The member for Hinkler says the card will be accepted anywhere with eftpos.
An outspoken opponent of the Cashless Debit Card has vowed to keep fighting against the program.
It has been 40 years since the double killing that has haunted the city of Maryborough.
Hervey Bay's state member Ted Sorensen won't be drawn into the debate regarding the cashless debit card.
The Fraser Coast's deputy mayor has spoken out against the Cashless Debit Card.
Coming from Newcastle in New South Wales, Carlie completed an arts degree before moving to the Fraser Coast. She has been with the Chronicle since 2007.