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Rockhampton Morning BulletinGoing, going, gone. But to who? It is a feeding frenzyRockhampton Morning BulletinONE thing is clear, the offers have come in and Rockhampton's Rugby Park will be sold. Rugby Park was owned Central Queensland Rugby Union, who, after going into administration in September last year, were taken over by Queensland Rugby Union and ... [...]
Sat, Aug 27, 2016, Continue reading at the source
MAYOR'S COLUMN: Levee is still vital for RockyRockhampton Morning BulletinPlease be assured that the Riverbank Development has not taken the place of the South Rockhampton levee bank. They are different projects for a different purpose. But I have a quandary in trying to move forward with the levee project which I am still ... [...]
Sat, Aug 27, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rockhampton Morning BulletinPolice won't give up on road safety messageRockhampton Morning BulletinThe male driver of the sedan was taken to Rockhampton Hospital. Officer in Charge of the Rockhampton Road Policing Unit Senior Sergeant Ewan Findlater said officers had conducted 5600 random breath tests in the region, with only four people returning a ... [...]
Fri, Aug 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rockhampton Morning BulletinRocky police don purple to support LGBTI communityRockhampton Morning BulletinRockhampton Police and the Queensland Police Service (QPS) today took part in 'Wear it Purple' Day, promoting the valuable message to the community that LGBTI (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Intersex) persons are supported by the QPS.and more [...]
Fri, Aug 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
myPolice (press release) (blog)Wear It Purple Day: Rockhampton Police Support the LGBTI CommunitymyPolice (press release) (blog)On Friday August 26, Rockhampton Police and the Queensland Police Service (QPS) took part in 'Wear it Purple' Day, promoting the valuable message to the community that LGBTI (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Intersex) persons are supported ...and more [...]
Fri, Aug 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
myPolice (press release) (blog)Road Safety Week wraps-up in RockhamptonmyPolice (press release) (blog)Queensland Road Safety Week closing event was held at the Rockhampton Show Grounds. Minister for Police and Emergency Services, the Honourable Bill Byrne, attended the event and spoke at the closing event along with Assistant Commissioner Alistair ... [...]
Fri, Aug 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rockhampton Morning BulletinParamedics still performing CPR at accident sceneRockhampton Morning Bulletin12.18pm: PARAMEDICS are still performing CPR at the scene of an accident in south Rockhampton. The Queensland Police Service's Forensic Crash Unit has been tasked to the scene. 12.14pm: A SECOND ambulance crew have been sent to the scene of ... [...]
Fri, Aug 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rockhampton Morning BulletinRussian dancers' special stopRockhampton Morning BulletinRussian principal dancers and teachers Radamaria and Arcadie Nazarenco travelled from Moscow last week to Rockhampton to provide specialised tuition at the centre, six weeks out from their Pilbeam Theatre performance on September 21. They will be ... [...]
Fri, Aug 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rockhampton Morning BulletinKatrina courts dream finishRockhampton Morning BulletinBASKETBALL: Homegrown talent Katrina Clifford has the chance to end her career with the Rockhampton Cyclones on the ultimate high this weekend. The Cyclones will shoot for back-to-back championships when they take on the Mackay Meteorettes in the ... [...]
Fri, Aug 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rockhampton Morning BulletinSlow Murri Court take-up since re-instatedRockhampton Morning BulletinThere have been 54 referrals to the court in Rockhampton, 17 in Mackay and six in the recently opened Toowoomba court. There have been no sittings or referrals at the Cherbourg Murri Court since it was launched on June 22. Aboriginal and Torres Strait ...and more [...]
Fri, Aug 26, 2016, Continue reading at the source
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 BulletinStudents share clinical experienceRockhampton Morning BulletinThis week, a group of CQUni's Sydney-based podiatry students met with Rockhampton counterparts for shared clinical experiences. Discipline Leader for Podiatry, Associate Professor Katrina Reynolds says the podiatry students require an understanding of ... [...]
Thu, Aug 25, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Rockhampton Morning BulletinSmoke coming from house in north RockhamptonRockhampton Morning Bulletin7.25pm: SMOKE coming from a house in north Rockhampton has been dealt with by firefighters. A Queensland Fire and Emergency Service spokeswoman said the fire turned out to be minor. "It was a fire on a stove,” she said. Two units responded to the ... [...]
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
Rockhampton Morning BulletinBig game for young BrethrenRockhampton Morning BulletinThe Rockhampton Brothers Junior Rugby League under-8s played the curtain-raiser for the New Zealand Warriors versus the North Queensland Cowboys home game at the weekend. The boys faced off against the Richmond Tigers in Townsville's 1300 ...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 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