News

Discovering taste of yuzu

PRECEDE GourMay's Festival Day attracted increased number of those seeking a deeper interest in good, healthy food. ERLE LEVEY was there and spoke to yuzu...

Gympie says, that’s our Pat!

Gympie has long been claiming former World Number One tennis player and former Eumundi resident Pat Rafter as our own. And it turns out, we've...

Birthday fun ahead for VIEW

Gympie VIEW members can look forward to a fun-filled and interesting time for their birthday celebrations this month. The committee has been planning for this...

$1.5m drug bust

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Sport

Cooloola bring the heat

The Cooloola Heat Division 1 Men's Field Hockey Team pushed hard against opponents Buderim Rebels on Sunday, taking the game to a three one...

Plenty of action in low temps

Some fresh conditions last week saw temperatures drop under 5 degrees most mornings around the Gympie area. The winds were slight but enough to...

Tough tees and long greens

It was another great day of golf for the Gympie Golf Club Vets on Tuesday 4 June with a field of 78 playing for...

Squash ace faces four teams alone

Squash teams are through to the grand finals from the Semi-Finals played last week. B Grade Tuesday 4 June: Gympie Graphics are through to the...

Plenty of action from the oche

There was plenty of action for the teams in the Gympie District Darts Association with the following results from their matches on Wednesday, 29...

Jill and Deb tied at the top

Congratulations to Gympie Golf Club Ladies players Jill Murray and Debbie Deighton who tied for May’s Player of the Month sponsored by Annie Williamson...

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Entertainment

Exciting exhibitions still on

There’s only one week left for you to experience the two exciting exhibitions now on at Art Post, Gympie. ‘Elemental’ and ‘Fon Uachdar/Beneath...

Australian Idol searching for Gympie talent

Virtual auditions for the Australian Idol in Gympie have officially opened after posting a call out for entrants in online Gympie community boards on...

Amplifying artists and community alike

The Gympie Music Muster is not going anywhere. Even though the recent Federal Budget is allocating only $8.6m to support live music, the Muster will...

Winter to warm with Golden Evenings

The Heart of Gold International Short Film Festival are excited to once again bring their ‘Golden Evenings’ regional tour. An evening of short films...

New exhibition straight out of Scotland

Scottish Australian artist Katie Harris-MacLeod brings her Fon Uachdar/Beneath the Surface exhibition all the way from the Isle of Lewis in the remote Outer...

Country star Taylor Moss to headline Rally concert

Taylor Moss will be headlining the inaugural Gympie Rally Rocks concert on Saturday, 29 June, the Gympie Regional Council announced on Friday. The country superstar...

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...

More News

Kids get to be cops for a day

On 6 June, Gympie Police and QPS volunteers attended the annual Explore Pathways Careers Expo event held at Gympie TAFE to showcase to local...

Planned burns in Cooloola

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

Shining smiles at golden evening

The Heart of Gold International Film Festivals' golden evenings have once again made a return with their first of the six events on Friday...

Long road to Gympie

It's been a long road to Gympie for Gympie Credit Union's new branch manager and senior lender Dan Carpenter. The Toowoomba native has been 32...

News briefs from across the region for the past week

Man v Machine A patient was transported to Sunshine Coast University Hospital in stable condition after reportedly getting their hand caught in a roller machine...

Boost for young home buyers

The state government has responded to real estate industry concerns about the stamp duty burden on home buyers, especially first home or land buyers,...