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Rocky "battlers" $2 million winners

A Rockhampton couple, who describe themselves as "battlers" have become instant millionaires. The husband and wife pocketed $2 million after purchasing a ticket in Saturday's Gold Lotto from Northside Plaza News in North Rockhampon. The couple has told The Lott they have worked hard their whole lives and have been battling for...

CQ venues added to list of Covid-19 exposure sites

High school students from Mt Morgan State School, who attended an excursion at Rookwood Weir last week are urged to get tested for Covid-19 Chief Health Officer Jeannette Young has confirmed students visited the same location, where a woman confirmed to have had the Delta variant o the virus had worked. "It's...

Wilful exposure investigation, Rockhampton

Police are looking to identify a person of interest in relation to a wilful exposure investigation. On July 20, it is alleged that a man (pictured) entered a business on William Street, Rockhampton and exposed himself.   Anyone who recognises the man depicted in this CCTV image is asked to contact police. Image credit:...

New exposure sites for Gracemere, Rockhampton and Rockwood Weir

  A public health alert is being issued for contact tracing locations at Rockhampton Airport, Gracemere and Rockwood Weir. Contact tracers are scrambling to find Rockhampton residents who came into contact with a woman who flew to the region while infectious with coronavirus. The woman, who is reportedly an external contractor on the...

Mount Morgan school on alert after covid case

Mount Morgan State High School is on high alert after some of its students visited a work site, where a woman visited while infectious with COVID-19. The woman, who is reportedly an external contractor on the Rookwood Weir project, flew from Brisbane to Rockhampton to visit the site between July 28...

Queensland plunges into eight-day lockdown as cases climb

Queensland has recorded 13 locally acquired cases of coronavirus – the most in a 24 hour period since August last year – plunging parts of the state into lockdown until Sunday. Eleven LGAs in the state’s south-east were forced into a three-day snap lockdown on Saturday over the spread of the...
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