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Fire weather warning

Fire Weather Warning for the Central Highlands and Coalfields, Maranoa and Warrego and Darling Downs and Granite Belt forecast districts.Issued at 8:45 am EST on Thursday 5 November 2020.Weather Situation An approaching trough will produce dry, hot and windy conditions over southern and eastern interior parts of Queensland today. This will result in SEVERE fire dangers...

Fire weather warning for the Central Highlands and Coalfields

  Fire Weather Warning for the Central Highlands and Coalfields, Maranoa and Warrego and Darling Downs and Granite Belt forecast districts.Issued at 4:38 pm EST on Wednesday 4 November 2020.Weather SituationAn approaching trough will produce dry, hot and windy conditions over southern and eastern interior parts of Queensland tomorrow. This will result in SEVERE fire dangers...

Wounding charges, Allenstown

Detectives have charged a woman with wounding following an incident in Allenstown on Sunday afternoon. Around 3.20pm on November 1, police were called to an address on Upper Dawson Road to reports a 48-year-old man had allegedly sustained stab wounds. The man was transported to Rockhampton Hospital for emergency surgery. A 48-year-old Allenstown...

Campers urged to book now ahead of Xmas rush

Anyone thinking about camping during the upcoming Christmas school holidays, is advised to book early to be assured of a spot to pitch their tent. The popularity of Queensland national parks is at record levels. In the three months since June, 513,000 camping nights were booked in our national parks, an increase...

Gladstone first seat declared in state election

  Gladstone has become the first electorate to be declared in the 2020 State general election, with Incumbent MP Glenn Butcher retaining his seat. The Australian Labour Party candidate claimed 73.69 per cent of the local vote after preferences. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk was declared as the successful candidate for Inala shortly after. Commissioner Pat...

BREAKING NEWS| Twilight Payment wins the Melbourne Cup

  Irish trained Twilight Payment has won the 160th Melbourne Cup.   The Lloyd Williams owned Twilight Payment (6), easily beat cup favourite Tiger Moth (21)and Prince of Arran (12) in an international-classed field.   It was jockey Jye McNeil's first win and owner Lloyd Williams seventh to claim the $8 million race at Flemington...
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