Senate candidate outlines plan for regional Queensland

Senate candidate outlines plan for regional Queensland

LNP Senate hopeful lays out his vision for the Banana Shire's future

Healthy dams a positive sign for irrigators

Healthy dams a positive sign for irrigators

Healthy dam levels is music to the ears of the region's irrigators.

Fishermen come to the rescue of stranded Scouts

Fishermen come to the rescue of stranded Scouts

Scouts get new canoes thanks to the generosity of local fishermen


Storm season provides welcome relief

Storm season provides welcome relief

September was Australia's driest on record, but this month is on track to become our wettest October. The big wet hit Banana to deliver much-needed rain.

Bushrangers diving in to triathlon season

Bushrangers diving in to triathlon season

The Biloela Bushrangers Triathlon Club's season is in full swing and they're encouraging locals of all shapes and sizes to get involved.

WEATHER: 'Liquid gold' pours 100mm+ on CQ towns

WEATHER: 'Liquid gold' pours 100mm+ on CQ towns

ALTHOUGH it was not enough to fill tanks, the welcome rain lifted spirits

Baralaba celebrates 100 years

Baralaba celebrates 100 years

Hundreds descended on Baralaba this weekend to mark a major milestone for the little mining town.

PHOTOS: Brigalow Arts Festival

PHOTOS: Brigalow Arts Festival

In case you missed it. Inside Friday night's official opening of Banana's longstanding visual art awards, the 2018 Brigalow Arts Festival.


Residents fire up as B-Quads resume use of haulage road

Residents fire up as B-Quads resume use of haulage road

Property owners between Baralaba and Moura are fuming after B-Quads resumed use of Baralaba Coal's preferred route before scheduled road upgrades were complete.

UPDATE: Severe storm warning issued for parts of CQ

UPDATE: Severe storm warning issued for parts of CQ

FORECAST predicts storm cell to move over Rockhampton tonight.

Fuel price records smashed in regional Queensland

Fuel price records smashed in regional Queensland

Regional Queenslanders are being slugged record-breaking amounts at the bowser and it's crippling small businesses in the transport industry.

Callide MP will be voting against abortion changes

Callide MP will be voting against abortion changes

Boyce says there is no need to change the laws in place

LOOKING BACK: Baralaba school celebrates 100 years

LOOKING BACK: Baralaba school celebrates 100 years

The town is believed to have been named from an Aboriginal expression meaning "high mountain”

Young boy impaled by spear in freak accident

Young boy impaled by spear in freak accident

QAS crews called to spear incident

Young woman critical after car rolls down highway embankment

Young woman critical after car rolls down highway embankment

CREWS said it was a tough task getting the woman in her 20s free

Highway to be closed for several hours after truck fire

Highway to be closed for several hours after truck fire

UPDATE: Diversions in place for light vehicles.

JM Kelly liquidation 'gravely concerning' for whole region

JM Kelly liquidation 'gravely concerning' for whole region

"The loss of any jobs and supply chain work will be felt deeply"

'Archaic' abortion laws prevent true equality in Queensland

'Archaic' abortion laws prevent true equality in Queensland

LAUGA speaks passionately in parliament on decriminalising abortion

Children charged with sports facility shed arson

Children charged with sports facility shed arson

UPDATE: Fire caused significant damage to shed over the weekend

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Club is gearing up for anniversary

Callide Valley Tennis Association turns 90 next year.

Shean inducted in Hall of Fame

Shean inducted in Hall of Fame

Jockey remembered for run of big victories in 1938.

Don't we love a local win

Don't we love a local win

Local syndicate brings home Thangool Cup.

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    Nanango man threatened with machete and carjacked

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    Teen airlifted after highway rollover

    A female teenager has been airlifted by helicopter from the scene.

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    Teen charged over random schoolgirl slashing

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    Cyclist hit by car in Noosaville, rushed to hospital

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    Alleged sex assault at medical facility

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      ‘Perfect storm’ to collapse capital city house prices by 20%

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