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ABC OnlineFamily ties bind Kookaburras players as Rockhampton hockey trio heads to OlympicsABC OnlineThree talented athletes from Rockhampton in central Queensland have been at the core of the Australian men's hockey team for the past six years. Mark Knowles, Jamie Dwyer and Matt Gohdes have set off for the Rio Olympics, where they will take to the ... [...]
Wed, Jul 27, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rockhampton Morning BulletinBigoted rant: "Your father should go back to NZ"Rockhampton Morning BulletinFOREIGNERS including those from New Zealand, "don't fit into the Australian way of life", or so says a woman caught telling an Australian teenager his father should "pack up and go back". A Brisbane teenager managed to film the bus stop conversation ...and more [...]
Wed, Jul 27, 2016, Continue reading at the source
9news.com.auPokémon Go player saves woman from violent attempted carjacking in Rockhampton9news.com.auAn injured woman has credited a Pokémon Go player with saving her from a would-be carjacker in Rockhampton. Police said the 48-year-old woman was sitting in her car on Campbell Street last night when another woman pulled her from the vehicle about ...Woman 'attacked with axe' after failed Rockhampton carjackingBrisbane TimesAttempted robbery with violence, RockhamptonmyPolice (press release) (blog)Carjack victim saved by Pokemon playerCourier MailDaily Mailall [...]
Tue, Jul 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Brisbane TimesWoman 'attacked with axe' after failed Rockhampton carjackingBrisbane TimesPolice are searching for a woman after a failed carjacking in Rockhampton left another woman with head injuries. A 48-year-old woman was sitting in a car on Campbell Street when another woman opened her door and dragged her from the vehicle just after ... [...]
Tue, Jul 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Attempted robbery with violence, RockhamptonmyPolice (press release) (blog)Police are investigating after a woman was assaulted in an attempted robbery in Rockhampton overnight. Initial investigations suggest at around 7.15pm the woman was sitting in a car on Campbell Street when another woman not known to the victim opened ...and more [...]
Tue, Jul 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rockhampton Morning BulletinDavid Attenborough and Pokemon -- Together at lastRockhampton Morning BulletinIt had to happen eventually. Someone had to have some spare time and bring together renowned narrator David Attenborough and make him talk about a spearow, a charmander and maybe even a zubat. Aspiring Pokemon masters can now listen to the ...Lovin Dublin - Videos | FacebookFacebookLovin Dublin - Timeline | FacebookFacebookall 40 news articles [...]
Tue, Jul 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rockhampton Morning BulletinCouncil approves Parkhurst garden toursRockhampton Morning BulletinThe world-class private garden was an exciting tourism prospect for Rockhampton Region councillors when they considered a development application for the property in the planning and regulatory committee meeting last week. Councillors were told of the ... [...]
Tue, Jul 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
CRN AustraliaRegional resellers: RockhamptonCRN AustraliaI started as an apprentice in electronic component repairs, as well as doing printer and point-of-sale repairs. The company also did ATM and poker machine repairs. In 2004 the owner decided to sell the technology side of the business and I bought it. [...]
Tue, Jul 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Courier MailWoman hit on head with axeCourier MailMeanwhile a three-year-old boy was rushed to hospital after falling off a second storey balcony in the Rockhampton suburb of Norman Gardens. The extent of his injuries are unknown said Queensland Ambulance, who confirmed the incident happened at ...and more [...]
Mon, Jul 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Axe attack: Woman allegedly hit on headNEWS.com.auMeanwhile a three-year-old boy was rushed to hospital after falling off a second storey balcony in the Rockhampton suburb of Norman Gardens. The extent of his injuries are unknown said Queensland Ambulance, who confirmed the incident happened at ... [...]
Mon, Jul 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rockhampton Morning BulletinNo laughing matter for Rocky man in courtRockhampton Morning BulletinHe pleaded guilty at the Rockhampton Magistrates Court today after breaking his 7pm-7am house-bound curfew where he was required to stay at home and present himself to police when they arrived. However, the court heard that on May 16 this year, when ... [...]
Mon, Jul 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
ABC Online (blog)Prescare in Rockhampton nominated for National AwardABC Online (blog)Prescare - Sandra Thompson Two years ago Prescare received some Federal funding to begin what they call their Sub-Acute Care Program which essentially means detecting and treating any deterioration in the health of the residents who live in their Aged ... [...]
Mon, Jul 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rockhampton Morning BulletinPokemon Go: "Trading" on the horizon as game evolvesRockhampton Morning BulletinPOKEMON GO players will soon be able to trade with other trainers, reports Comicbook.com. Niantic Labs CEO John Hanke announced that the feature will be arriving 'soon' at the Pokemon Go panel at San Diego Comic Con (SDCC). Hanke jokingly said the ...and more [...]
Mon, Jul 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
iseekgolf.comLindsay Wilson wins 72 hole Rockhampton Pro-Amiseekgolf.comLindsay Wilson wins 72 hole Rockhampton Pro-Am. 2016 Jul 24. (Photo: PGA of Australia). With the Rockhampton golfing public out in force, Dubbo professional Lindsay Wilson has put on a show throughout today's final round to claim the 72 hole Ian Weigh ...and more [...]
Sun, Jul 24, 2016, Continue reading at the source
With the Rockhampton golfing public out in force, Lindsay Wilson has put on a show throughout today's final round to ...PGA of AustraliaWilson finished on a 20 under par total to win by two shots from Adam Stephens, who made an unbelievable up and down at the back of the final green to avoid finishing in a share for second place. Starting the day two shots behind his playing partner in ... [...]
Sun, Jul 24, 2016, Continue reading at the source
PGA of AustraliaStephens leads Rockhampton Pro-AmPGA of Australia"I am really looking forward to tomorrow, and I know the hard work that I have been putting in will pay off very soon." The final round of the Ian Weigh Toyota Rockhampton Pro-Am tees off at 6:50am, with the lead group including Stephens and Wilson ...and more [...]
Sun, Jul 24, 2016, Continue reading at the source
ABC Online (blog)Rockhampton's mystery statue explainedABC Online (blog)A passion for the history of the Thozet family and the Koongal area in North Rockhampton has led to local researcher Susan Cunningham unearthing a fascinating story. For many decades a 2m tall marble statue of a woman from the classical era was located ... [...]
Fri, Jul 22, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Unlocked doors are the silent butlers to opportunist criminalsmyPolice (press release) (blog)Recently Rockhampton police have noticed an increase in property offences where offenders have simply walked into an unlocked home or car. As a result opportunist offenders are acting like it is Christmas and helping themselves to all kinds of property ...and more [...]
Fri, Jul 22, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Farmer Gregie checks in from RockhamptionQueensland Country LifeAS his tractor trundles towards the Atherton Tablelands, busy Scenic Rim 4Real milk founder Greg Dennis has checked in with the Times from Rockhampton. Popularly known as Farmer Gregie, Mr Dennis is on a 2000-kilometre tractor journey to drum up ... [...]
Fri, Jul 22, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Police ask businesses to make waves with payWave paymentsmyPolice (press release) (blog)Police from Rockhampton are currently investigating matters whereby stolen credit cards have been used to purchase items by way of 'payWave'. In some instances, several transactions have occurred at the same business in a short amount of time.and more [...]
Thu, Jul 21, 2016, Continue reading at the source