Just love this time of the year

No matter what town in Central Queensland you live in, a short walk will reveal a kaleidoscope of colours appearing in most gardens. What...

On the roads to ruin under Labor Government

This week, I called on the Labor Government to invest in Australia’s regional, rural, and remote road network to support local governments, improve road...

Not meant to be like this

A few years ago the BHP of CEO told the Financial Times he wanted to "progress further in weighting the portfolio towards future-facing commodities...

Cliftons harness racing passion from Beef City

You can take harness racing out of Rockhampton, but you can never take the great sport out of Bernie Clifton. More than 16 years after...

Credit to the refs

What we just witnessed is a lesson. Not from the players though, obviously it's about the officials. It was a lesson to all of...

Ollie heading to Rockhampton

Recently retired champion jockey Damien Oliver has been named as the official ambassador for the 2024 “The Archer” and he will be at the...

Kerr keen to lead Dolphins – and cop more Wayne sprays

Dolphins prop Josh Kerr has declared he wants to captain the club as he targets a round one spot on the back of several...

Lifesaving action at Yeppoon

Yeppoon’s Main Beach will come alive on Saturday for the 2024 Wide Bay Capricorn Senior Branch Surf Lifesaving Championships. Members (from Under-17 to Masters) from...

Track club champions crowned

The velodrome season's club championships for the 2023-2024 track season were held last Friday night and Saturday afternoon. Last week there had been showers almost...

Rocky takes a bite of Exotic Potion Cookies

Rockhampton, get ready to rock your socks off at the Bluebirds United Sports Club with the Coastal Crunch 2024 East Coast Tour. Thursday, 29 February...

Ron at the helm of The Long and the Short of It

Yeppoon Little Theatre is excited to be once again associated with Queensland actor, director and playwright, Ron Kelly in their current production, The Long...

Zac Cross Band gets it right

Country rock four-piece band Zac Cross Band released their newest hit ‘Country Got It Right’ on Friday, 9 February. Following their previous chart-topping songs, drummer...

Love is in the Air

For those contemplating how they will spend Wednesday’s most romantic evening of the year, join the RSC team and feel the love for Valentine’s...

Pointe shoes to the Pilbeam

The Queensland Ballet is getting ready to pirouette into the Pilbeam Theatre on Wednesday, 27 March, as members embark on an exciting tour filled...

Its Super Bowl Time!

It’s the zaniest time of the year for American Footy fans as Super Bowl comes to the Rocky Sports Club’s Megawall this Monday 12...

Bidding remains strong on lighter yarding at CQLX

CQLX Combined Agents saw a reduced yarding of 1,570 head this week, consisting of 782 Steers, 527 Heifers, 190 Cows, 50 Cows and Calves...

Vicious predator inspires fear

Just about a week ago, a movement going past our kitchen window, caught my attention. I moved out to where I could see where it...

Oktoberfest

CQ Today social photographer Brendan Kirkman was out Saturday 14 October for Oktoberfest. See if you were snapped!

New committee going strong

It’s been just over a month since our AGM and our new committee has already met twice! We’re looking at some big updates over...

What are your thoughts on the referendum outcome?

1) Josh. It’s disappointing that the propaganda of voting no has skewed the views of the majority of Australians. 2) Robert. I think the money spent on...

This might ring a Bell

Last Sunday morning the monthly Emu Park Lions Club Markets were held at leafy Bell Park. The park will also be the site for...

COUNCIL CANDIDATE PROFILE: Hard-working, open-minded and honest

Jillian Neyland says it is a privilege to be able to offer her nomination for councillor in the upcoming 2024 Livingstone Shire local government...

Slight decrease in numbers this week

The Gracemere Combined Agents saw a slight decrease in numbers last week with a total yarding of 3,456 head, consisting of 2,009 Steers, 933...

Too precious to leave to chance.

We at AgForce - on behalf of you our members - are urging Federal, State and Territory Labor leaders to step in and stop...

State’s cooking with gas

State Gas has achieved mechanical completion and commenced commissioning of its compressed natural gas facility in the Central Highlands. When commissioned, the CNG...

COUNCIL CANDIDATE PROFILE: Willing to take the lead in local issues

Craig Hindmarsh moved to the Central Highlands from the North Burnett in 1994 to take up employment at Comet and since then, he...

Ray turns 100

Raymond Wheeler celebrated his 100th birthday on Tuesday, 27 February surrounded by his friends and family. Born on 27 February 1924, Raymond spent the first...

Cliftons harness racing passion from Beef City

You can take harness racing out of Rockhampton, but you can never take the great sport out of Bernie Clifton. More than 16 years after...