April 2019

Published a story 21st Apr 2019 5:25 PM

Event organisers said the festival was well received with crowd tallies "definitely up on previous years”.

'Definitely up': Thousands flock to Harbour Festival

Event organisers said the festival was well received with crowd tallies "definitely up on previous years”.

Published a story 21st Apr 2019 4:14 PM

Plans for the coming months to help small and medium businesses.

Chamber keen on working closer with council to help business

Plans for the coming months to help small and medium businesses.

Published a story 21st Apr 2019 11:02 AM

It would celebrate the achievements of tourism operators across the Sunshine State.

Find out how SGBR businesses can nominate for state awards

It would celebrate the achievements of tourism operators across the Sunshine State.

Published a story 18th Apr 2019 3:29 PM

Public holiday penalty rate cuts in the crosshairs of Flynn candidate.

'More lies': O'Dowd and Beers clash over penalty rates

Public holiday penalty rate cuts in the crosshairs of Flynn candidate.

Published a story 17th Apr 2019 6:59 PM

Poll of voters in Flynn has found overwhelming support...

Seafarers want a fair go and 'majority' of polled agree

Poll of voters in Flynn has found overwhelming support...

Published a story 17th Apr 2019 6:54 PM

'If you've got a course that's nice and green obviously you get more people wanting to play there, which generates the income'

'Like a desert': Club teed off over water irrigation system

'If you've got a course that's nice and green obviously you get more people wanting to play there, which generates the income'

Published a story 16th Apr 2019 5:43 PM

'Most people probably think sending the mayor overseas isn't good news'

'Kicking goals': Mayor justifies overseas trips

'Most people probably think sending the mayor overseas isn't good news'

Published a story 15th Apr 2019 6:25 PM

Funding for indigenous rangers plus training and work experience opportunities.

Indigenous work boost to tune of $1M

Funding for indigenous rangers plus training and work experience opportunities.

Published a story 15th Apr 2019 6:09 PM

Ms Trad said Gladstone had potential to be a world leader in production of bio-hydrogen.

Trad in town to talk up Gladstone as hydrogen hub

Ms Trad said Gladstone had potential to be a world leader in production of bio-hydrogen.

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Matt has been a reporter with The Observer since December 2016. He has a sports reporting background, previously working for the AAP and NRL.com. He now covers mostly general news and is the newspaper’s Council reporter.