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Rockhampton Morning BulletinCommunity-minded SisterRockhampton Morning BulletinSISTER Anne-Marie Kinnane says it was her love of community service which pushed her to establish one of Australia's most effective care organisations, Centacare. Now at 92 years old and with a long list of community accomplishments to her name Sister ... [...]
Thu, Aug 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rockhampton Morning BulletinRocky expo sure to impressRockhampton Morning BulletinThe Rockhampton Home Show and Caravan Camping Boating and 4x4 Expo is rolling into town showcasing all the latest products and accessories. Event director Bob Carroll expects the expo to draw big crowds this year with people coming from far and ... [...]
Thu, Aug 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rockhampton Morning BulletinNorbridge Park a joke and club wants outRockhampton Morning Bulletin"Where do we start?” is his initial reply when ashed about the current state of the Rockhampton's Norbridge Park. "Clearly the biggest issue we have currently is the flooding that occurs on a semi-regular basis,” Jim said. "The grounds are literally ...and more [...]
Thu, Aug 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Fours to battle on greenRockhampton Morning BulletinRockhampton Bowls Club men's captain Tony Zonca, Lauen Ronbinson (The Capricornian branch manager), Phil Robinson holding the Capricornian Prestige Fours trophy, Brian Auld (The Capricornian area manager) and Bill Pearson. Chris Ison ... [...]
Thu, Aug 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rockhampton Morning BulletinFunk, rock and hip hop fusion coming to CQRockhampton Morning BulletinThe band comes to the Criterion Hotel as part of the Northern Series established by ex-Rockhampton local and musician Christian Tryhorn, who is dedicated to bringing more live and original music back to Rockhampton. With a view to expanding the local ... [...]
Thu, Aug 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rockhampton Morning BulletinHow is the NBN rollout progressing in Central Queensland?Rockhampton Morning BulletinNBN state corporate affairs manager Kylie Lindsay said Rockhampton was hitting all its construction targets with fixed line services also being constructed to service 25,500 premises in parts of Berserker, Koongal, Frenchville, Kawana, Norman Gardens, ... [...]
Thu, Aug 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rockhampton Morning BulletinMount Morgan man caught with nunchuck collection after hospital fracasRockhampton Morning BulletinPolice prosecutor Clancy Fox told the Rockhampton Magistrates Court that in August this year police executed a search warrant on the defendant's home which led them to a bowl of chopped cannabis in his bedroom. The police also discovered nunchucks ... [...]
Thu, Aug 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rockhampton Morning BulletinBands team up for tourRockhampton Morning BulletinROCKHAMPTON-grown indie pop songstress Ivey Ives is coming back home to launch her much anticipated debut EP 'Under the Rug' next month at the Glenmore Tavern. Joining her on their 'Revelations' album launch tour is Byron Short and the Sunset ... [...]
Thu, Aug 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rockhampton Morning BulletinCould this be the 'game changer' Rocky needs?Rockhampton Morning BulletinBY DECEMBER 11, a huge commercial property will sit vacant in north Rockhampton. But we have a few ideas on how to fill it. Following the announcement that Masters Home Improvement stores across the country will close by mid-December, we asked our ...and more [...]
Thu, Aug 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
myPolice (press release) (blog)Police help shape Queensland's futuremyPolice (press release) (blog)PCYC Gold Coast Branch Manager, Sergeant Linda Baade said from the minute the young poeple arrive, they are reminded they are young adults working in a team. “Staff are there to support them in succeeding but not to prevent them from failing as this is ...and more [...]
Thu, Aug 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rockhampton Morning BulletinKeith is living on borrowed timeRockhampton Morning BulletinAmanda Richards from the Asbestos Disease Support Society in Rockhampton to meet with people who have asbestos related illnesses. Photo: Chris Ison / The Morning Bulletin Chris Ison ROK250816casbestos1. Run by Asbestos Disease Support Society's ...and more [...]
Thu, Aug 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rockhampton Morning BulletinPilbeam Theatre to light up in song as Rockhampton youth choir hits all the right notesRockhampton Morning BulletinThe National Boys Choir of Australia, perhaps recognised by most Australians from the iconic Qantas television commercials, will perform at the Pilbeam Theatre in September with special guests the Rockhampton Musical Union Youth Choir. Contributed ... [...]
Thu, Aug 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
ABC Online (blog)New medical school head talks of plans for Rockhampton campusABC Online (blog)The Rural Clinical School trains doctors and develops a rural medical workforce, and has branches around the state, including a campus in Rockhampton. Professor Strasser is an academic rural General Practitioner and has helped expand rural medical ... [...]
Thu, Aug 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
myPolice (press release) (blog)Suncorp Scholarship 2016 recipient to enhance disaster preparation and resiliencemyPolice (press release) (blog)Commissioner Stewart, Suncorp Group's CEO Insurance Mr Day and Minister Byrne present Senior Sergeant Barwick with the Suncorp Scholarship 2016. Minister for Police, Fire and Emergency Services, The Honourable Bill Byrne and Commissioner Ian ...and more [...]
Thu, Aug 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rockhampton Morning BulletinOnly three weeks left in Yeppoon Rams seasonRockhampton Morning BulletinThe Grade8s played some gritty and determined rugby league to come away with a 20-12 win over Rockhampton Grammar. The Grade9s saw a massive improvement on last week's performance narrowly going down 12-6 against TCC. This effort was made ... [...]
Thu, Aug 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rockhampton Morning BulletinBritney Spears 'almost drowned' in HawaiiRockhampton Morning BulletinThe 'Make Me' hitmaker was enjoying the beautiful sea in Hawaii when she found herself unable to breathe after being dragged under huge "six-foot waves". Recalling the scary event, she said: "I went out and I thought it was like a wave pool, and I was ...and more [...]
Thu, Aug 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rockhampton Morning BulletinThe silent killer that has already claimed 100 Rocky victimsRockhampton Morning BulletinAsbestos Disease Support Society CEO Amanda Richards (pictured) said the society had over 100 people from the Rockhampton region on their books as having asbestos-related diseases and they expect to have more soon. The society is holding a morning ... [...]
Thu, Aug 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rockhampton Morning BulletinMulti-storey is the last resortRockhampton Morning BulletinROCKHAMPTON Regional Council believes it can avoid the cost of an expensive multi-storey car park in the city's CBD. The facility would cost upward of $8m, but council is suggesting their plan to cater to the growing area's parking needs would be ... [...]
Thu, Aug 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
myPolice (press release) (blog)Road Safety Week is not just hot airmyPolice (press release) (blog)QPS and the Department of Transport and Main Roads staff held a joint road safety week display today in Rockhampton at the City Centre Plaza. The theme for today is car restraints and fatigue. Tam Motto (pictured above) assured members of the public ... [...]
Wed, Aug 24, 2016, Continue reading at the source
The fatal five: fatigue and restraintsmyPolice (press release) (blog)The QPS is committed to making the community a safer place, including reducing the trauma being caused on our roads. Every day, road crashes devastate the lives of Queenslanders and take an enormous toll on families and our communities; as a ... [...]
Wed, Aug 24, 2016, Continue reading at the source