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Tamil Family From Biloela To Learn Their Fate

UPDATE | The decision surrounding the fate of a Tamil family from Biloela may not be decided until Friday.   It comes after a Federal Minister decided not to consider the case, a Melbourne court has heard. 7 News is reporting that Federal Court Justice Mordy Bromberg said on Wednesday, it was unclear what...

Most Inexperienced Drivers In Oldest Most Unsafe Cars

CC0 Public Domain  Alarming new statistics have revealed Queensland’s youngest drivers were hitting the road in some of the oldest and most unsafe cars on the market, prompting a safety warning from the State’s peak motoring body. RACQ has released its annual Used Car Safety Ratings Buyer’s Guide* which put more than...

Important Air Safety Briefing

Image Credit: Pixabay Rockhampton pilots are being urged to attend an important aviation safety briefing next week. The Civil Aviation Safety Authority is holding the briefing in Rockhampton to keep local skies accident free. Pilots will learn the latest in aviation safety, as well as refreshing their knowledge and training in key areas. The...

STAY INFORMED | Bushfire Sparks North Of Rockhampton

STAY INFORMED | A bushfire has sparked at The Caves, north of Rockhampton, on Tuesday.   The QFES advises that "you need to keep up to date and decide what actions you will take if the situation changes".   Currently 1.20pm Tuesday 3 September, a bushfire is burning in the vicinity of Barmoya Road, Fourteen...

Gladstone Rate Discount Period Extended By 60 Days

Gladstone Regional Council has voted to extend the discount period for the 2019 rates notice at the general meeting on Tuesday.   Gladstone Region Mayor Matt Burnett successfully put forward a notice of motion to extend the discount period following community feedback and time delays with postage. “I am very pleased Council supported my...

CHARGES | Man Knifed In Chest At Depot Hill

UPDATE | A man accused of stabbing another man in the chest at Depot Hill overnight, has been arrested.   Police were called to an address on East Street just after midnight following reports of a disturbance and located a 38-year-old man with a single chest wound. The man was immediately taken to Rockhampton Hospital. His...
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