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Praise for pet owners

Saturday saw Pets in the Park from the Rockhampton Regional Council visit Duthie Park. A number of stallholders came to advertise their wares and...

Discount on registration, save the date

Good news! A 20 per cent discount on registration is being rolled out from 16 September for all light vehicles, trailers and motorbikes under the...

How to manage disappointment over rejected applications

Managing disappointment in grant application rejections: a guide for community organisations Facing rejection in grant application can be a disheartening experience for any community organisation....

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Big wins in women’s top division

Softball Rockhampton struck Round 16 on Saturday with two blowout wins in the top women’s division.  The Taipans were on the receiving end of both...

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AUSTRALIAN RULES FOOTBALL AFL CAPRICORNIA ROUND 12 SENIOR MEN Brothers 0.0, 2.2, 5.2, 9.5 (59) Glenmore 1.2, 4.2, 6.5, 8.7 (55) Best - Brothers: Caden Ruff, Hezekiah Fletcher, Lee Anderson,...

Magpies hold off Bluebirds

A Central Coast Premier League women’s double-up on Friday night saw both games finish in draws with Bluebirds blowing their chance of topping the...

Fab four at state veterans championships

Four of the city’s leading keen-age table tennis players are in Mackay to participate in various competitions at the annual Queensland Veterans Championships. This...

Taylor’s triumph

Honkytonk Diva delivered a first Rockhampton Newmarket victory to premier Central Queensland trainer Clinton Taylor on Friday. The smart four-year-old mare ($6.50) produced a herculean...

Drovers earn place in big dance

Dawson Valley have cashed in on their terrific season by booking their place in the Rugby Capricornia grand final. The Drovers took on Colts...

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On This Day: National Tattoo Day!

Tattooing is the art of inserting pigment under the dermis layer of the skin to create a decorative, symbolic, or pictorial design, and National...

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Archer Park Rail Museum The Archer Park Rail Museum in Denison Street, Rockhampton is open Monday to Thursday 10am-3pm and Sunday 9am-1pm. Bring the family...

On This Day: World Snake Day!

World Snake Day, held every year on July 16, aims to increase awareness regarding the over 3,500 snake species that exist across the world....

On This Day: National Gummi Worm Day!

It’s National Gummi Worm Day, July 15, and grown-ups still want more yummy gummi flavors, more colorful styles, and more silly sizes. Adults, not...

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Outdoor yoga with Kelly - Sapphire Join Kelly for indoor or outdoor yoga classes held at various locations in Emerald and Sapphire. Suitable for all...

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Archer Park Rail Museum The Archer Park Rail Museum in Denison Street, Rockhampton is open Monday to Thursday 10am-3pm and Sunday 9am-1pm. Bring the family...

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LSC priorities for state election

Livingstone Shire Council’s infrastructure standing committee resolved to officially endorse three major projects as priority advocacy items for the upcoming 2024 State Government election....

Pride on show during NAIDOC march in Rockhampton

Rockhampton CBD heard the loud and proud voices of this year’s NAIDOC march on Friday, 12 July, with hundreds lining the streets to amplify...

Fundraiser on Wednesday

Banjo's Bakery Rockhampton is firing up the ovens on Wednesday to raise funds for the Central Queensland Capras. Co-franchisees Tahlia Zabel and Samantha Rayner have...

LNP unloads on the Bruce

Shadow Minister for Transport and Main Roads Steve Minnikin says the stretch of highway between Rockhampton and Mackay is "worse than it's ever been"...

MP sorry for comments

Rockhampton MP Barry O’Rourke has apologised and admitted “I didn’t choose my words very well” for comments made in an explosive radio interview on...

Bank branch closing at Stockland

Central Queensland is losing yet another banking service, with Great Southern Bank closing its branch at Stockland Rockhampton. In a notice advising customers of the...