Fraser Coast Chronicle (Hervey Bay, Australia)

Articles from March 2, 2013

10 Tips for Dating Hot Young Zombies
Byline: Carlie Walker MOST people who know me well realise I love everything about zombies. I love zombie films, I love books about zombies and frankly the thought of a zombie apocalypse fills me with glee. But although I love zombies, I canat...
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Armed for the Battleground; the Medium-Size SUV Benchmark Just Stepped Things Up a Notch, Grant Edwards Reports
CHINKS in the Mazda CX-5as armour were small. In fact, its protection has been Ned Kelly-like and is charging toward the lead of the entire booming sports utility vehicle market. Yet there were criticisms of its entry-level 2.0-litre petrol donk...
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Brains and Brawn with This Beauty; Mark Hinchliffe Casts His Eye over This Pair
APRILIA says the Dorsoduro supermoto range has been repositioned from aweekend warriora to afun commutera. If thatas the case, then taking the 1200 on the morning commute is like cutting butter with a chainsaw. Not since BMW's HP2 hyper-motard...
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Canvas Dream as Artists Vie for Slice of Prize Glory; Australiaa[euro][TM]s Premier Portraiture Award Which Has Power to Elevate Artists to Stardom
Byline: HANNAH BUSCH MEASURING more than a metre high, the moody golds and deep browns of Kelli McGregoras Archibald Prize entry took more than six months of planning and mock-ups. Yesterday, the painstakingly-detailed piece was on its way to...
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Chance to Play Part a Privilege
This will be my final editorial for the Fraser Coast Chronicle. I will miss the editoras daily role as much as I will miss the newsroom. The newsroom is a pressure cooker where you sit right at the heart of the community. In the past weeks we...
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Coming Home Witha New Baby Meansa World of Changes
COMING home from the hospital to a new 24-hour job can become an overwhelming experience for new mums. Breast Milk Bar founder Yvette Wensley has been working as a midwife and lactation consultant for more than a decade and regularly sees the signs...
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Four of a Kind Beats a Pair; Fans Salivating as Nissan and Mercedes-Benz Join Traditional Rivals for Supercar Showdown
Byline: Grant edwards START your engines for what is the most anticipated V8 Supercars season in recent memory. Twenty-eight all-new cars will fight for the title on an identical chassis, powered by 5.0-litre V8s which meet parity regulations....
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From the Web
Blame game starts over $65 million Wide Bay Water fiasco Lisa CEO is an accountant believe it or not! I cannot believe this was taken to council for a vote without having determined all tax issues first. The councillors have been made to look...
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New Board to Plan Future of Our Region; First Meeting a Success
THE interim board that will help set up the new entity to drive economic development, tourism and marketing on the Fraser Coast met for the first time on Friday. The five public members of the steering committee are Tourism Fraser Coast chairman...
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Owner Spots His Stolen Motorbike
Byline: Carlie Walker POSSESSING a stolen motorcycle has landed Hervey Bayas Jason Alwyn Flegler with a $900 fine. The Urangan man had the motorcycle on the back of his ute, when the legal owner of the bike drove past and noticed it. The owner...
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Things to Do This Weekend
PIER MARKET When: Saturday, March 2, 7ama2pm Where: Pier Park, Urangan What: Go along and visit one of Hervey Bayas premium markets. There will be lots to do tomorrow with a new art gallery opening, offering workshops and demonstrations, all...
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