January 2021

Published a story 17th Jan 2021 6:22 PM

Mayor Glen Hartwig, Councillor Bob Fredman and Project Manager Jimmy Budgen smashed a champagne bottle to celebrate the arrival of ‘Proud Mary’ in Imbil on Saturday.

Train officially welcomed with a champagne bottle smash

Mayor Glen Hartwig, Councillor Bob Fredman and Project Manager Jimmy Budgen smashed a champagne bottle to celebrate the arrival of ‘Proud Mary’ in Imbil on Saturday.

Published a story 17th Jan 2021 5:49 PM

From serial burglars to thieves who targeted the disabled or stole tens of thousands from their boss, we have compiled a list of the worst offenders to front our local courts in the past 12 months

NAMED: Gympie’s biggest fraudsters and thieves of 2020

From serial burglars to thieves who targeted the disabled or stole tens of thousands from their boss, we have compiled a list of the worst offenders to front our local courts in the past 12 months

Published a story 17th Jan 2021 5:15 PM

Take a look at all the photos from the grand opening of the Gympie RSL today:

MEGA GALLERY: Grand opening of the new Gympie RSL

Take a look at all the photos from the grand opening of the Gympie RSL today:

Published a story 17th Jan 2021 12:07 PM

‘Her face said it all’: Campers chased tent with a teenage girl inside after it was blown down the beach during the storm.

Terror at Teewah as storm blows tent away with teen inside

‘Her face said it all’: Campers chased tent with a teenage girl inside after it was blown down the beach during the storm.

Published a story 17th Jan 2021 11:52 AM

The man who sustained suspected spinal injuries after crashing his motorcycle was attempting a dirt bike jump at the park.

UPDATE: 40yo was attempting dirt bike jump when he crashed

The man who sustained suspected spinal injuries after crashing his motorcycle was attempting a dirt bike jump at the park.

Published a story 17th Jan 2021 10:23 AM

After an electrical storm ripped through Teewah Beach last night, many campers fled and left their wrecked gear behind.

‘Selfish act’: Beach goers left to clean up storm aftermath

After an electrical storm ripped through Teewah Beach last night, many campers fled and left their wrecked gear behind.

Published a story 17th Jan 2021 8:48 AM

One person has been taken to Gympie Hospital after they were reportedly bitten by a snake. DETAILS:

One rushed to hospital after snake bite near Glenwood

One person has been taken to Gympie Hospital after they were reportedly bitten by a snake. DETAILS:

Published a story 15th Jan 2021 5:34 PM

Imbil welcomed the arrival of the Proud Mary steam train to Rail Park this week, with the hopes it will bring tourists to the town.

History made as ‘Proud Mary’ moves to new home in Imbil park

Imbil welcomed the arrival of the Proud Mary steam train to Rail Park this week, with the hopes it will bring tourists to the town.

Published a story 15th Jan 2021 3:56 PM

‘Needless to say, she’s quite spoilt and I think she thinks she’s a human’

WINNER: Gympie’s best groomed pooch revealed

‘Needless to say, she’s quite spoilt and I think she thinks she’s a human’

Published a story 14th Jan 2021 5:46 PM

BOM Meteorologist says Gympie residents should make the most of the nice weather, as severe thunderstorms are possible on Saturday afternoon.

Last chance for sunshine before severe thunderstorms hit

BOM Meteorologist says Gympie residents should make the most of the nice weather, as severe thunderstorms are possible on Saturday afternoon.

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