September 2019

Published a story 13th Sep 2019 3:03 PM

A BUSHFIRE which reignited at Peregian this afternoon has now been contained.

Firefighters contain reignited bushfire

A BUSHFIRE which reignited at Peregian this afternoon has now been contained.

Published a story 13th Sep 2019 1:09 PM

A morning spent meeting the firefighters who saved their homes capped an emotional week for Peregian families who had to flee a raging bushfire.

Hundreds thank heroes for saving beachside haven

A morning spent meeting the firefighters who saved their homes capped an emotional week for Peregian families who had to flee a raging bushfire.

Published a story 13th Sep 2019 5:00 AM

A rare and debilitating genetic disorder hasn’t stopped a determined young woman from living a fit and healthy life.

Disease doesn’t slow determined young researcher

A rare and debilitating genetic disorder hasn’t stopped a determined young woman from living a fit and healthy life.

Published a story 12th Sep 2019 4:32 PM

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk brought good and bad news when she visited Peregian today to thank emergency service personnel for their efforts.

Premier visits Peregian as fire conditions worsen

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk brought good and bad news when she visited Peregian today to thank emergency service personnel for their efforts.

Published a story 12th Sep 2019 12:26 PM

A 24-year-old man is set to face court today after cash and cigarettes were stolen in the early hours of this morning.

Man, 24, charged for overnight break ins

A 24-year-old man is set to face court today after cash and cigarettes were stolen in the early hours of this morning.

Published a story 12th Sep 2019 11:34 AM

A wasteland of devastation is how wildlife rescuers described what’s left of the national park at Peregian after walking through the ashes yesterday.

‘Echidnas burnt alive’: Rescuers scour devastating wasteland

A wasteland of devastation is how wildlife rescuers described what’s left of the national park at Peregian after walking through the ashes yesterday.

Published a story 11th Sep 2019 3:58 PM

A man has been convicted of a knife attack which punctured the lung of his 29-year-old victim, missing his heart by 15mm.

‘Gross over-reaction’: Knife attack punctures victim’s lung

A man has been convicted of a knife attack which punctured the lung of his 29-year-old victim, missing his heart by 15mm.

Published a story 11th Sep 2019 1:57 PM

A mother-of-five has been placed behind bars for missing her court date.

Mother-of-five jailed for missing court date

A mother-of-five has been placed behind bars for missing her court date.

Published a story 10th Sep 2019 6:37 PM

As Coast farmers’ properties came under threat by a bushfire today, so did their livelihoods.

Livelihoods threatened as farms in firing line

As Coast farmers’ properties came under threat by a bushfire today, so did their livelihoods.

Published a story 10th Sep 2019 5:11 PM

Within minutes the sky above the northern end of Peregian Beach turned to a dark grey haze.

Horses moved as fire nears properties

Within minutes the sky above the northern end of Peregian Beach turned to a dark grey haze.

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