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Car Towing Caravan Rolls At Mount Larcom

A car towing a caravan has rolled at Mount Larcom. The accident happened on the Bruce Highway at 11.50AM on Monday. It is believed that everyone made it out of the car okay and is being assessed by Paramedics at the scene.   One person has since been taken to Gladstone Hospital with minor...

Japan Visit To Jump-Start Qld’s Hydrogen Industry

UPDATE | Queensland’s burgeoning renewable hydrogen industry will be showcased to international markets at the World Hydrogen Technologies Convention in Tokyo this week. The visit comes after the Queensland Government said Gladstone could power Queensland's hydrogen highway.   Travelling to Japan for the conference, to meet key players in the country’s hydrogen industry and...

Woman Narrowly Avoids Being Raped in Gladstone Central

Image By Tony Webster - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0 An 18-year-old woman has narrowly avoided being raped, during a vicious assault lasting around 30 minutes, in Gladstone Central. Police will allege the woman was sitting outside a Flinders Parade address at around 2.30AM on Sunday when three teenagers, two girls and...

REIQ Roadtrip Kicks Off This Month

CC0 Public Domain  The REIQ is going on a road trip! In one of the biggest logistical exercises we’ve ever undertaken, the training and events teams from REIQ HQ has put together a program of the best products and services the REIQ has to offer and piling it all into a...

CQ's 'Avozillas' Proving A Hit In Other States

Giant avocados, capable of making an unforgettable smashed avo on toast to satisfy any breakfast time hunger pains, are proving popular in Western Australia.    The fruit, which can weigh up to 1.8kg, is grown at Central Queensland’s Groves Grown Tropical Fruit farm in Bungundarra, north of Yeppoon.   400 trees were planted...

ADANI | Deputy Premier Admits They Got It Wrong

Federal Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese (left), Queensland Deputy Premier Jackie Trad (centre) and Federal member for Griffith, Terri Butler (right). AAP Image/Darren England Deputy Premier Jackie Trad has taken to social media to defend the State Labor Government with regard to Adani's Carmichael coal mine. She took to Facebook, apologising for the lengthy post and...
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