Fraser Coast Chronicle (Hervey Bay, Australia)

Articles from August 1, 2012

Dingo Survivor Bears No Grudge; despite Extensive Injuries after a Terrifying Pitch-Dark Attack, 23-Year-Old Tourist Says He'd Come Back
Clementine Norton clementine.norton@frasercoastchronicle.com.au DESPITE suffering extensive injuries to his arms, legs and head, the German tourist bitten by dingoes said he would go back to Fraser Island. The 23-year-old laboratory worker...
English Champ Aims to Take Down Fletch
BOXING: aThem's fighting wordsa and they are aimed straight at Hervey Bay's Australian middleweight boxing champion Jarrod Fletcher. England's Billy Joe Saunders will defend his Commonwealth (British Empire) middleweight title against Fletcher at...
FACE-OFF; the Exclusive Story of a Lone Man's Fight against a Dingo Pack
aTHEY were biting my legs and arms. I tried to protect myself with everything I had. I had a torch, but I lost it fighting the dingoes.a The tourist who survived a chilling attack by Fraser Island dingoes was under no illusions yesterday that he...
Fraser Coast Has People-Pulling Power
Byline: HANNAH BUSCH Growth by electoral division. Hervey Bay grew from 35,392 people in 2001 to 49,948 in 2011. This was an increase of 14,556 people. Maryborough grew from 40,668 people in 2001 to 49,611 in 2011. This was a growth of 8943...
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Cost of attack mounting for all WHY is there so much red tape with these dogs? In other areas where there have been dog attacks, there is no ifs, whys, buts or maybes; they are taken and destroyed. What would have happened if it had been pets...
It's a Must. Care for Kids
WIDE Bay Sexual Assault Association Inc is a private and confidential service providing support, information and counselling to young people in regards to sexual assault/abuse. Funded by the Department of Communities Child Safety, the association...
Nagging Is a Real Life-Saving Strategy
Wendy's World BELIEVE it or not I used to be a normal woman. One who didn't fight a losing internal battle to start every sentence with, aDon't make me come down therea or aI didn't ask who put it there, I said, apick it upa. As a normal woman...
Titans Forced to Rule out Bird, but Regain Harrison
Byline: TONY DURKIN NRL: On the eve of their blockbuster home clash with the Rabbitohs on Sunday, the ladder-climbing Titans have taken one step forward and one step back. While Origin forward Ashley Harrison returns, his Blues counterpart Greg...