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Regional fuel prices on the rise

Central Queenslanders may have noticed a difference at the fuel pump this week. The average price for petrol in regional centres across the state has increased by up to six cents per litre, according to data from RACQ. Here in Central Queensland, unleaded prices rose by 5.2cpl in Rockhampton and 3.4cpl in...

Man dies after Wandal boating incident

A man has died following a potential drowning at Fitzroy River in Rockhampton. Emergency crews were called to a boat ramp off Plant Street in Wandal around 4.30pm Tuesday. A Queensland Ambulance spokesperson says paramedics assessed a man for critical injuries after reports of a boating incident. The 57-year-old man passed away. A spokesperson...

Child, elderly woman hurt in violent car theft

There are calls for help from the public after a child and elderly woman were injured during an alleged violent car theft in Rockhampton. Police were called to a hotel car park on George Street, at around 7.30am, on Sunday. A Queensland Police Service spokesperson says a man approached an eight-year-old who...

Elderly man dies in hospital after Pink Lily crash

Investigations into a fatal crash in Rockhampton are underway, after an elderly man died in hospital. A spokesperson for Queensland Police says early investigations suggest a red Toyota Corolla hit a tree and rolled on Six Mile Road, Pink Lily around 10am yesterday. A 92-year-old man was transported to hospital, though later...
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