Fraser Coast Chronicle (Hervey Bay, Australia)

Articles from August 20, 2012

BMX Youngsters Urged to Work
Byline: Griffith Thomas BMX: aIf you're not prepared to do the work than you're better off doing something like fishing.a That was one of the first messages from state BMX coach Glenn Codega to a group of young riders at Maryborough BMX Club...
Fines for Drunks Who Crash Cars
TWO drivers who crashed their cars while drunk have both received lengthy licence disqualifications. Teresa Margaret Kelly was so drunk on July 22 that her vehicle mounted the kerb and ploughed through someone's front fence. She then drove off...
From the Web
No time for hospital dash HOPE mum n bub are in good health; must have been an angel on your shoulder that day mate a Peter1954 from Maryborough THANK goodness all is good, the baby is healthy and the Mum is doing great...but again the health...
Home and Camping Show Draws Thousands to Maryborough Site
Byline: Megan Pope THOUSANDS of people from throughout the Wide Bay travelled to Maryborough over the weekend, for the fourth annual Home Show and Caravan and Camping Expo. Vendors from across Australia were on hand at the Maryborough Showgrounds...
HOT DEVILS GIVE WALLAROOS HELL; Gulls Soar to Victory
Byline: Griffith Thomas SCOREBOARD Isis 35 (Peter Grant 2, Zac Dann, Liam Gooden, James Bryant, Peter Sippel tries; Zac Dann 5 goals; James Bryant 1 field goal) def Wallaroos 14 (Dalton Harry, Luke Beatty, Matt Walker tries; Shane Jeffery 1 goal)...
News Briefs
Police allege teen stole computers A 16-YEAR-OLD boy will face court today after police allegedly located thousands of dollars worth of stolen computer equipment at his home. The teenager has been charged with breaking into the Kawungan State...
Outdoor Film Idea Could Be a Winner
I RECENTLY had the opportunity to head to the Scarness foreshore for one of the free beachside movies at the outdoor cinema. What a fantastic experience this was. With the giant inflatable screen positioned in the park next to the jetty, moviegoers...
RegionalEDsfeelingthepressure
Byline: mat nott INCREASES in demand for urgent medical treatments have pushed Hervey Bay and Maryborough emergency departments to the brink. If the same increase in patient numbers and general level of complaints occurs next year it is likely...
Ron's Lone Ride Will Fight Cancer; Family Lives Lost Inspire His around Australia Epic
Byline: Megan Pope RON McLaughlin is planning to spend more than 50 days glued to the seat of his motorbike, all in the name of a good cause a cancer research. On Saturday Ron set off on the first leg of his 18,200km trip around Australia with...
Wallabies Waiting over Pocock Injury
RUGBY: Wallabies captain David Pocock will consult a surgeon this morning after injuring his right knee in the first half of Saturday night's opening 27-19 Bledisloe Cup loss to New Zealand in Sydney. Scans yesterday confirmed Pocock had suffered...