Fraser Coast Chronicle (Hervey Bay, Australia)

Articles from November 21, 2009

Chasing the Dream; the Lure of Deep Sea Game Fishing
Byline: Peter Chapman As a young lad I dreamed about living on a game fishing boat. My hero was scuba diver Mike Nelson from a TV show called Sea Hunt and I wanted my home address to be the same as his which was simply "the marina". Introduced...
Fab Four Set to Tackle the Cold and Way of Football Life in UK; Four Coast Players Tour UK with Queensland
Byline: Richard Harvey FOUR young Fraser Coast footballers will swap the heat of Queensland for the cold of the United Kingdom this weekend. Hervey Bay's Brady Watt and Justin Weise together with Lachlan Kenny and Jacob Miles of Maryborough will...
Farewell to School
Byline: PETER CHAPMAN Editor With hundreds of Fraser Coast pupils bidding farewell to school yesterday it brought back memories of my final day at high school. Yes, it does mean I have a long memory. Dropping my daughter off at the Anglican school...
New Audi Will Move a House! Q7 Has Massive Torque and a Price Tag to Match
This thing is astonishing. With a V12 diesel engine under the bonnet, its pulling prowess is more like a tractor than SUV. The Q7 V12 TDI is the most powerful diesel SUV on the road thanks to a monstrous 1000Nm of torque, and 368kW of power. ...
Nissan Hatches Crossover; Nissan out to Win Back Hearts and Market Share by {Lsquo}hatching' the Concept Properly
Byline: VANI NAIDOO When Nissan introduced the Dualis to the Australian market some two years ago, the launch was covered by a cloud of confusion. For all intents and purposes it looked, smelled and was classified as a SUV but the company called...
Rock on in Region; Welcome to the Coolest Corner of Queensland {Ndash} and It's Festival Time!
PRIMAVERA Spring Festival is in full bloom in Queensland's Granite Belt region until the end of the month, so don't miss the opportunity to sample live music in the vineyards, markets in the mountains and much more. But if you miss out on the festival...
{TRADIES GLOVE FIGHT NIGHT} {Inter Trade Rivalry on the Line at the PCYC}; {Boxers Shape Up for Charity Bouts Today} {Aussie Sporting Legends Play Support Act}
Byline: Richard Harvey TWENTY-four members of the Hervey Bay building community will down tools tomorrow night. They are not going on strike either. Hammers, shovels and paint brushes will be swapped for boxing gloves, headgear and mouthguards...