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Volunteer’s quiet contribution to Mater Private Hospital Bundaberg

Long-time Bundaberg resident Joan Strohfeldt always said she wouldn’t stop when she retired - she wanted to keep giving back to the community. So, when...

The Smith Family celebrates the unique diversity of its volunteers

This National Volunteer Week , children’s education charity The Smith Family is celebrating the significant and unique contributions of its volunteers in helping the...

Family Law Amendments – a New Era of Child-Centred Practice

The Australian government has introduced new laws (effective 6 May 2024), the most comprehensive changes to family law in decades, in a significant move...

Bigger tides ahead

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Local bowls results

BARGARA BOWLS NOTES W/e 19 May Monday 13 May – Turkey Pairs – Winners L. Dunn & V. Sauer, 2 nd C. Bridges and B....

Golf results from around the region

Bargara Golf Club BARGARA MEN Thurs: 16 May, Comp: 4BBB Stableford 105 Players Winners: Roger Stratton and Wayne Adcock 45pts c/b Runner Ups: Robert Ingold and Bill Lawless...

Bears rebound against Force

The Bundaberg Bears have bounced back to their winning ways with a 29-point victory against Ipswich Force in Round 6 of Queensland State League...

Time trial held on Burnett

The Burnett River set the scene for the Bundaberg Rowing Club’s inaugural 15km Pressler Brown Time Trial which saw 66 rowers on the water. Club...

Bulls lead the pack

The Bundaberg Bulls are undefeated on their home floor, having extended their winning streak after the latest Queensland State League Divisions 2 game. Round...

Hinkler Park abuzz with hockey

Raiders Rovers and Waves Cities have had a big weekend of success across the club’s various divisions. From U12s to premier league Raiders Rovers...

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Coastal community mosaic gets Australia wide recognition

There was almost cheering on the street as the best street art experiences in the nation were revealed for the Australian Street Art Awards...

Social ride to kick off Wondai horse club

A social horse ride at Wondai on Sunday, 24 March is set to be the first of many for the newly-formed Dingo Creek Endurance...

Special legacy celebrated through band performance

It will be a breathtaking moment as the musical extravaganza celebrating Bundaberg Legacy’s 75th anniversary begins. Bundaberg Legacy is proudly presenting the Band of the...

Hop into Easter in the gardens

Put on your bunny ears, gather your friends and family, and hop into Bundaberg’s biggest Easter celebration. Easter in the Gardens is a month-long program...

Easter fun set to begin at The Federal Hotel

While Sheri Freckelton’s role is generally welcoming people to The Federal Hotel in Childers as the senior bar person, on Thursday 28 March, she...

Time to vote for Oodies Cafe in music awards

As 2024 is a year of celebration for Oodies Café owners and sisters Suzy Evans and Jenny Haack, they continue to welcome some remarkable...

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Rescue after swim seizure

The Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter crew airlifted a young woman to hospital after a swimming incident in the Gympie region on Sunday. It is...

Stolen Loader

Between 16-18 May, a Caterpillar Skid Steer Loader bearing Qld Registration 0879C1 was stolen from a property on Bucca Road near Birthamba Road intersection,...

Merissa’s final curtain falls

When people think of the Paragon Theatre, they think of Merissa Craft (nee Ricciardi) who bought and restored this beautiful piece of history 17...

BRC volunteers honoured

Community members who volunteer at Bundaberg Regional Council venues and facilities have been honoured for their valuable service as part of National Volunteer Week. A...

Priorities laid out at cabinet

At Queensland State Government’s Bundaberg Community Cabinet and Town Hall meetings held in Bundaberg Wednesday 15 May, Mayor Helen Blackburn revealed Council’s wish list...

John committed to future of Australian Made

Held from 20 to 26 May, Australian Made Week is a time to celebrate and support Australia’s local makers and growers all around the...