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Cyclist recovering after crash

A cyclist has been hospitalised after a crash with a car in North Rockhampton.    It happened around 3:30 yesterday afternoon on Dooley and Glenmore street.    Paramedics took the patient to Rockhampton Hospital in a stable condition with back pain and a lower leg injury.  

Severe weather warning issued for hail and heavy rain

A severe thunderstorm warning is in place for the Capricornia region with an alert in place for destructive winds, gaint hail and heavy rain.  For people in Wide Bay and Burnett, Southeast Coast and parts of Central Highlands and Coalfields, Capricornia and Darling Downs and Granite Belt Forecast Districts. Issued at 4:19...

A few local winners in the Federal budget

The Yeppoon Aquatic Centre, Rockhampton's Aviation Facility and Clermont's sale yards are the local winners in the federal budget.    It was handed down last night with Capricornia MP Michelle Landry thrilled with what the federal government was able to hand down.    "I think we have covered a lot of areas in this...

Numbers flocked to Beef Australia 2021

    Crowds flocked to what's being deemed a very successful Beef Australia 2021!   Over 115,800 people walked through the gates during the week.    Showcasing the agriculture industry was the main focus for the week with $3.64 million worth of commercial cattle were sold and there were around $20M dollars worth of stud cattle...

CQ pubs turn pink for breast cancer campaign

Pubs right across Central Queensland are turning a bright shade of pink this month, in support of breast cancer research.   More than 100 venues across the state are taking part in a campaign called Project Pink, raising funds and awareness for the disease including Allenstown Hotel and Glenmore Tavern in Rockhampton,...

Bushwalker rescued after being injured for over 10 hours

A bushwalker has been rescue after a 10 hour ordeal at Carnarvon Gorge.    It's believed the woman injured herself around 3:30 yesterday morning.    Suffering suspected pelvic injuries she was unable to walk and it was several hours before she was locatedby another bushwalker and park rangers.   The RACQ Capricorn Rescue helicopter was then tasked...
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