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Great Keppel fires 'arson' say police

  Two suspicious fires on Great Keppel Island on Saturday are being treated as arson, and police are urging anyone with vision or images to contact them.Fire completely destroyed an unoccupied employee accommodation buildings at the former Great Keppel Island Resort - then a fire started in a neighbouring building, causing...

Alleged wounding, Mount Morgan

A man has been injured following an alleged wounding at Mount Morgan on Thursday night.    Paramedics were called to Central street around 7:13pm.    The man in his 30s sustained chest and arm injuries and was transported to Rockhampton Hospital in a serious but stable condition.   A police spokesperson said they were looking into...

Car crashes into parked vehicle at Koongal

Two people have been taken to hospital following separate crashes in Rockhampton. A woman in her 20s was injured, after a car crashed into a parked vehicle on Bloxsom Street at Koongal around 6:30pm on Thursday. She was transported to Rockhampton Hospital in a stable condition. The Queensland Ambulance Service was then called...

Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Severe Thunderstorm Warningfor DESTRUCTIVE WINDS, GIANT HAILSTONES and HEAVY RAINFALL For people in Wide Bay and Burnett and parts of Central Highlands and Coalfields, Capricornia, Maranoa and Warrego and Darling Downs and Granite Belt Forecast Districts. Issued at 2:35 pm Thursday, 22 October 2020. A very dangerous storm is in the Wide Bay,...

Serious crash, Tanby

There has been a critical crash at Tanby on Thursday morning.    A women was flown to Rockhampton Hospital following a two-vehicle crash on Emu Park Rd & Tanby Rd at 8.24am.   Emergency crews worked to free the women from a car. 

Boy injured after falling from a balcony

A child was taken to Gladstone hospital on Wednesday night following a fall from a building.    Paramedics were called around 5.30pm to a private residence on McCrudden Street.    It's reported the boy fell from a balcony onto a shed rood, then fell through the shed roof after tying to stand up.    He was...
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