May 2020

Published a story 7th May 2020 11:56 AM

The council will today consider three options on closed beach car parks and roads in the Tweed, including extending closures until the end of June.

Council to consider re-opening beach car parks

The council will today consider three options on closed beach car parks and roads in the Tweed, including extending closures until the end of June.

January 2020

Published a story 24th Jan 2020 11:45 AM

KOALAS have been identified as one of the many animals sold for human consumption in the Chinese market linked to the deadly coronavirus virus outbreak.

Koalas, bats, wolf pups sold at Chinese virus market

KOALAS have been identified as one of the many animals sold for human consumption in the Chinese market linked to the deadly coronavirus virus outbreak.

October 2019

Published a story 8th Oct 2019 7:28 PM

The Centenary Hwy is has reopened at Ripley but warnings are still in place.

RIPLEY FIRE: Centenary Hwy reopens, smoke warnings in place

The Centenary Hwy is has reopened at Ripley but warnings are still in place.

September 2019

Published a story 10th Sep 2019 1:17 PM

The video appears to show a truck driver sneakily dumping waste near a popular Mackay fishing spot - but this activity is environmentally approved and safe.

EXPLAINED: Why murky liquid is being emptied into waterways

The video appears to show a truck driver sneakily dumping waste near a popular Mackay fishing spot - but this activity is environmentally approved and safe.

July 2019

Published a story 23rd Jul 2019 9:20 PM

SOMETIMES five-year-old Xavier stands in the yard at night looking up to the stars, telling his mum how much he loves her, and wishes her goodnight.

'I love you mum': Heartbreak $5k battle after sudden death

SOMETIMES five-year-old Xavier stands in the yard at night looking up to the stars, telling his mum how much he loves her, and wishes her goodnight.

Published a story 4th Jul 2019 6:01 PM

More than 120 proud dog owners submitted photos via The Whitsunday Times Facebook page in the search for the region's cutest dogs.

CUTEST DOGS: 60+ pics of Whitsunday pooches

More than 120 proud dog owners submitted photos via The Whitsunday Times Facebook page in the search for the region's cutest dogs.

Published a story 2nd Jul 2019 7:46 PM

Dogs and police offers locked the area down shortly after a woman was hospitalised last night.

Woman wounded after 'street fight' on busy Ipswich road

Dogs and police offers locked the area down shortly after a woman was hospitalised last night.

June 2019

Published a story 26th Jun 2019 8:17 AM

'I couldn't get a doctor's appointment for two days and by that stage I couldn't even open my eye'

How Gladstone mum dodges wait times for GP visits

'I couldn't get a doctor's appointment for two days and by that stage I couldn't even open my eye'

Published a story 26th Jun 2019 7:58 AM

Imagine if you could see a real doctor, right now using just your phone?

New phone app that could reduce ED wait times

Imagine if you could see a real doctor, right now using just your phone?

Published a story 25th Jun 2019 11:42 AM

A young man savagely beaten, another with a 10kg tumour, a baby who survived cancer and a boy still battling - four GoFundMe campaigns you could support.

Whitsundays GoFundMe campaigns more worthy than Israel Folau

A young man savagely beaten, another with a 10kg tumour, a baby who survived cancer and a boy still battling - four GoFundMe campaigns you could support.

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