Wide Bay News

Tue 23 Oct 2018

Ambulance officers get royal present for act of kindness

Ambulance officers get royal present for act of kindness

WHEN ambulance officers Graeme Cooper and Danielle Kellam committed an act of kindness, they never imagined it would land them an audience with royalty.

Tue 2 Oct 2018

WATCH: 90-year-old granny ticks skydiving off bucket list

WATCH: 90-year-old granny ticks skydiving off bucket list

AT 90 YEARS OF AGE, Kathleen Glock is still searching for new experiences - like freefalling from 14,000 ft at 200km/h

Sat 25 Aug 2018

Feast for booklovers in Maryborough

Feast for booklovers in Maryborough

ATTENTION all booklovers, Maryborough's longest running second hand book sale will be held at the Maryborough City Hall from September 27-29.

Wed 18 Jul 2018

New road projects planned for Wide Bay Burnett

New road projects planned for Wide Bay Burnett

SENIORS driving across the Wide Bay Burnett region may soon experience something radically different to their usual trip – a smoother journey on the road.

Wed 27 Jun 2018

First-ever lighthouse shining through history since 1800s

First-ever lighthouse shining through history since 1800s

THE first coastal lighthouse in Queensland, the Bustard Head Lighthouse at 1770, began operation on June 26, 1868 – 150 years ago.

Mon 23 Apr 2018

Anzac Day service times: Wide Bay

Anzac Day service times: Wide Bay

Service listings for your local RSL club

Wed 20 Sep 2017

Get ready to be crushed at festival!

Get ready to be crushed at festival!

CRUSH Festival returns in October for 10 days of arts and culture in the beautiful Bundaberg region 

Mon 18 Sep 2017

Art exhibition a Springboard for Woodgate

Art exhibition a Springboard for Woodgate

WOODGATE Comes alive on the long weekend in October

Mon 14 Aug 2017

What's on in Wide Bay

What's on in Wide Bay

AUSSIE Rock legend Jimmy Barnes is set to headline Gympie's G150 concert to be held at Albert Park on Saturday October 14.

Wed 19 Jul 2017

Quota helps local kids

Quota helps local kids

THE Maryborough Quota Club has donated $1500 to Maryborough Act for Kids.

Mon 17 Jul 2017

Local seniors have VIEW to saviour

Local seniors have VIEW to saviour

WIDE Bay seniors get out and about with the Hervey Bay VIEW Club.

Sat 1 Jul 2017

Artisans given festive challenge to help troops

Artisans given festive challenge to help troops

MARYBOROUGH artisans have been handed a rather festive challenge for this year's CraftFest.

Fri 30 Jun 2017

Mem's Magic comes to the Fraser Coast

Mem's Magic comes to the Fraser Coast

BELOVED children's author Mem Fox to spread joy of reading at Mary Poppins Festival.

Mon 26 Jun 2017

Seniors News Wide Bay online edition

Seniors News Wide Bay online edition

FINDING it hard to get the latest Wide Bay edition of Seniors News?

Mon 15 May 2017

Volunteers are the heartbeat of the Fraser Coast

Volunteers are the heartbeat of the Fraser Coast

Fraser Coast Tourism and Events is recognising how important volunteers are to the tourism industries across the region.

Thu 11 May 2017

Len and Valerie Warren are turning grey into green

Len and Valerie Warren are turning grey into green

BUSH lovers Len and Valerie Warren can't sit at home when there is work to be done to preserve Australia's landscape.

Mon 8 May 2017

Endeavour's famous Kingaroy Kitchen extends itself

Endeavour's famous Kingaroy Kitchen extends itself

NEW recipes, great food and more responsibility for Endeavour workers at their Kingaroy Kitchen cafe.

Tue 2 May 2017

Top tips for keeping personally safe

Top tips for keeping personally safe

BEFORE you head out for the day, take the time to consider some of the following valuable personal safety tips.

Sun 30 Apr 2017

OPINION: It's time to ban the plastic bag

OPINION: It's time to ban the plastic bag

AUSTRALIANS use around six billion plastic bags per year, 3.3 billion of which are supermarket plastic bags.

Fri 14 Apr 2017

LETTER: What about older victims of domestic violence?

LETTER: What about older victims of domestic violence?

WHAT about those of us in our 50s and over who are victims of domestic violence?

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