June 2019

Published a story 21st Jun 2019 5:52 PM

CRIPPLED by debt and left with 11 days to raise $100,000, the fate of the Mission to Seafarers looked dire last Friday.

Trad promises $100k for group after last-ditch plea

CRIPPLED by debt and left with 11 days to raise $100,000, the fate of the Mission to Seafarers looked dire last Friday.

Published a story 19th Jun 2019 4:38 PM

LARGE amounts of smoke can be seen billowing from Barney Point as emergency services work to extinguish a vegetation fire.

Emergency crews work with business to control blaze

LARGE amounts of smoke can be seen billowing from Barney Point as emergency services work to extinguish a vegetation fire.

Published a story 7th Jun 2019 1:22 AM

AS AUSTRALIA moves to put the official stamp on a trade deal with Hong Kong, trade between the port region in southern China and Gladstone has ground to a halt.

Exports to Hong Kong halt as Aust moves on trade deal

AS AUSTRALIA moves to put the official stamp on a trade deal with Hong Kong, trade between the port region in southern China and Gladstone has ground to a halt.

Published a story 2nd Jun 2019 9:46 AM

SANTOS chief executive Kevin Gallagher has stood by the company's decision to build two LNG trains at Curtis Island, despite recent concerns

Santos CEO backs train decision on Curtis Island

SANTOS chief executive Kevin Gallagher has stood by the company's decision to build two LNG trains at Curtis Island, despite recent concerns

May 2019

Published a story 22nd May 2019 6:24 PM

Glenn Butcher has played down a potential bloodbath for the Queensland Government during next year's election following the Coalition's federal election victory

MP speaks out on Adani process, election result

Glenn Butcher has played down a potential bloodbath for the Queensland Government during next year's election following the Coalition's federal election victory

Published a story 22nd May 2019 6:22 PM

CLEAN-up works at the critically acclaimed Wilson Island are complete, allowing Aldesta Hotels to dive into the next step for the island's reopening.

CQ island getaway on track for Spring guests

CLEAN-up works at the critically acclaimed Wilson Island are complete, allowing Aldesta Hotels to dive into the next step for the island's reopening.

Published a story 21st May 2019 7:12 PM

PETER O'Sullivan has denied involvement in the Gladstone Ports Corporation's decision to suspend a contractor who asked Bill Shorten about tax.

O'Sullivan denies involvement in contractor's suspension

PETER O'Sullivan has denied involvement in the Gladstone Ports Corporation's decision to suspend a contractor who asked Bill Shorten about tax.

Published a story 20th May 2019 2:03 PM

FLYNN voters sent a clear message to the major parties during this year's federal election, showing the biggest support for One Nation in Queensland.

REVEALED: Flynn shows biggest support for One Nation in Qld

FLYNN voters sent a clear message to the major parties during this year's federal election, showing the biggest support for One Nation in Queensland.

Published a story 20th May 2019 11:59 AM

LABOR'S candidate for Flynn has congratulated incumbent Nationals' MP Ken O'Dowd for retaining the seat for another three years.

Beers congratulates O'Dowd on election win

LABOR'S candidate for Flynn has congratulated incumbent Nationals' MP Ken O'Dowd for retaining the seat for another three years.

Published a story 19th May 2019 4:46 PM

TIPPED as a key seat in the Federal Election, Flynn was expected to have a cliffhanger result but within hours of counting it was clear how the electorate voted

'Quite pleasing': O'Dowd speaks out on surprise lead

TIPPED as a key seat in the Federal Election, Flynn was expected to have a cliffhanger result but within hours of counting it was clear how the electorate voted

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Tegan Annett has been a journalist at the Gladstone Observer since 2012. She started as a cadet reporter, while studying at CQUniversity. A Tannum Sands resident since 2005, this year she took on the role as deputy editor.