Fraser Coast Chronicle (Hervey Bay, Australia)

Articles from March 7, 2013

50 Years as a Locksmith; Souter Wide Bay Locksmiths Celebrating Jubilee
WHAT Richard Souter doesnat know about locks probably isnat worth knowing a but then he should after 50 years in the business! aThe first key-duplicating machine I used was operated with a treadle and foot power at the Myer store which was located...
Fraser Coast Pair Join Katter Shadow Cabinet
Byline: Hannah Busch THE Fraser CoastCOs Gordon Dale and Les MucKan have been sworn in to KatterCOs Australian PartyCOs C[pounds sterling]shadow cabinetC[yen] for Queensland. The federal election candidate and former Fraser Coast councillor are...
From the Web
a[approximately]E-ciga helps Hervey Bay mum beat the smoking habit aWhile the electronic device itself is legal in Australia, the vapour has to be purchased online, untested, from overseas providers.a Not quite right Jessica, it is legal for...
Put out the Cruise Ship Welcome Mat
THE Fraser Coast councilas push to bring domestic and international cruise liners to Hervey Bay might have attracted a few scoffs and jokes, but the idea does have merit. With the latest figures showing our international tourism figures have plummeted...
Safety Fear Ends Turtle Tours Early
MON Repos Conservation Park rangers have closed the Turtle Encounter tours for the 2012/13 nesting season three weeks early, due to safety risks resulting from bad weather and poor beach conditions. Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service Mon Repos...
Shortcuts in Short Pants
Vani Naidoo Top tips Making those clothes last: Follow the washing instructions on the label. Before tossing the clothes into the machine separate dark colours from light. Pre-treat stains and repair any holes. Empty all pockets and close...
Softball League Swings Back into Action
SOFTBALL: The Fraser Coast Softball League finals are back in full swing with the womenas A-grade and menas preliminary finals to be held in Hervey Bay tomorrow. The cancellation of last weekas matches because of wet weather has caused major dramas...
Speedster Looks to Dazzle
Byline: Griffith Thomas RUGBY UNION: His dazzling array of speed, skill and fancy footwork left his New Zealand counterparts in a spin. Now Hervey Bay rugby speedster Scott Carter-Lowe is hoping to set the Premier Rugby competition alight. ...