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Planned burns on K’gari

The Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) conducts planned burns around the State to reduce the risk and intensity of bushfires and support a...

Doordash for Drakes opens in Gympie

Gympie locals are now able to use their DoorDash (NASDAQ: DASH) app to order an array of groceries from Drakes Supermarkets, the largest independent...

Gruff but gentle

The Gympie RSPCA's 3 Billy goats gruff are looking for their new homes. Meet Goatzart, a spirited male Ango-Nubian mix goat, boasting a pristine white...

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Sport

200 runs of fun

Victory Heights Trail parkrun celebrated their 200th park run on Saturday morning, 13 July. Runners gathered for the 200th time to run the trail, just...

Kilkivan bowlers conquer the cold

Kilkivan Bowls Club welcomed mixed teams from the Gympie, Burnett and Fraser Coast regions on Sunday 14 July for the third annual Lightsource bp...

Anthony is off to Canada

Gympie golfer Anthony Keenan's Charity Golf day on Sunday 14 July was a grand success to help him achieve his dreams of making it...

Jacks keep rolling

Last Thursday was another great day for bowls considering the recent weather. A few bowlers were away for a President’s Day at Cooloola so...

Gunna gallops to glory

Gympie locals are bringing home the gold with Gympie Camel Gunna taking out his third Boulia Camel Cup on Sunday 14 July. It was an...

Delayed gratification on red shirt day

What a beautiful day for golf it was on Tuesday, 9 July. It was nice to be outside in the warm sun and...

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EOI for wildflower artist retreat open

Artists from the Gympie region who love the local wildflowers and natural heritage are invited to submit an expression of interest to participate in...

Oriana aims to inspire hope with new arrangement

Reflective yet inspiring - following the immensely successful concert series, “Dancing Queen” - A Tribute to ABBA and Queen, the Oriana Choir has started...

Installation work a wonder to behold

Something very different is coming to Art Post in July. Join dedicated visual artist, Corrie Wright over the course of 12 days while she gradually...

Play with an award-winning band

Three-time Queensland Music Award winners MZAZA are coming to Gympie as a part of their tour and invite locals to join them for a...

Celebrating thirty years of art and jazz

Three Noosa cultural organisations formed in 1994 will celebrate their thirtieth anniversaries with a month-long series of art and music events starting on Thursday, 1...

Exciting exhibition opens at Art Post

Sunshine Coast artist Odessa Mahony-de Vries, is propelled by the materiality of paint, bold brushwork and strong colour, channelling them into an active exploration...

Gympie Flows Forward

Our campaign’s end

Over the past 12 months, we’ve brought you stories about the ongoing battle to right our region after the devastating floods of 2022. There is...

Gympie connection to new SES head

The day after the worst flood to hit Gympie in living memory lifted the level of the Mary River at the weir to 22.96m...

Mary River clean-up

Sediment laden run-off from the Mary River has been identified as a leading cause of poor water quality in the inner Great Barrier Reef,...

Big Mary eco-spend

Gympie region and its near neighbours are big winners in a major federal and state funded flood recovery bonanza for "significant environmental and land...

Mary workers helping reef

A consortium of environment groups is working to improve Mary River runoff quality, in a bid to save notr just the river itself, but...

Don’t forget flash flooding

The Gympie Region has recently been on flood watch with the consistent wet weather and three uninjured patients were rescued from flood water on...

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Wins across the green

Dorothy Bramley is taking a well deserved sabbatical and has handed over the reins to Yoey Cogan for the week. Last week Gympie Ladies Golf...

Batteries spark up hydro

The rise of chemical batteries should be a wake-up call for pumped hydro electricity advocates, as reports indicate many renewable projects are being delayed...

Fed help for veterans

Gympie region's federal Wide Bay MP Llew O'Brien has welcomed federal funding for one of the causes he has supported in Canberra, veterans' welfare. The...

‘No’ to cyclists here

The state government is being asked to reconsider its rejection of a planned bicycle event on the soon-to-be opened Gympie highway bypass. Lions Gympie president...

Celebrating life with every step

The community came together to experience blessings in tragedy as well as joy at the Little Haven Gratitude Walk on Sunday 14 July. Everyone gathered...

Laminex plant explosion, QFES on scene

The Queensland Fire an Emergency Services (QFES) have been called to the Laminex in Monkland on Langton road. The QFES were called to the industrial...