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Astro inspires start-up success

Voyak co-founder Karan Joon owes the existence of his start-up company to his dog, Astro. The locally owned accommodation booking website, built in Rockhampton, will...

Fred celebrates a century

Frederick Sandell has accomplished a lot over his 100 years of life but his proudest achievement is his family. Born at Lithgow, NSW, on January...

Graduates ready for new adventures

St Ursula’s College Yeppoon Year 12 graduates, Meghan Fallis, Bella Brose, Rebecca Shelford and Jasmine Freier, will be packing boxes and preparing to move...

Australia Day event heads to Tannum Sands

Our national day might look a little different this year, but there’s no less reason to celebrate Australia Day 2021. January 26 each year is...

Attracting investors to CBD

The Rockhampton CBD is wide open to investment in multiple residential dwellings following an expansion in the council’s Development Incentives Policy. The policy offers...

CBD soul perfect for 10 pin bowl

The Central Lane Hotel is being repurposed to incorporate ten-pin bowling, karaoke, fine dining, events gaming and hotel facilities. The exciting mix of entertainment options...

Books on wheels

What goes 100 kilometres an hour and is full of books? Gladstone’s mobile library, that’s what. When you can’t get to the library, the library is...

Is it going to rain? The answer is in the signs.

If you want to know if it’s going to rain, most people will listen out for the evening news or look up the Bureau...

Pixie chic from Gracemere

Something remarkable about fashion is its ability to serve people across all budgets. We can dress up in a high-end outfit and look fancy,...

Rocky’s Melbourne Cup

With 17 candidates in contention, Rockhampton’s raucous January 23 mayoral election has been compared by some in the community to the Melbourne Cup, with...

New mayor should think local

Whoever wins the Rockhampton mayoral by-election on January 23 should put local businesses first, according to the Capricornia Chamber of Commerce. President Phil Henry said...

Rocky ready for international connections: Fisher

With a population of some 80,000 people and a gross regional product of $4.8 billion, the Rockhampton region serves as the economic heart of...

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Astro inspires start-up success

Voyak co-founder Karan Joon owes the existence of his start-up company to his dog, Astro. The locally owned accommodation booking website, built in Rockhampton, will...

Fishing with Dags