Bowen Burglar on The Run

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Being up and hammering away on a computer has saved a Horseshoe Bay Road resident from losing more property in a daring house break in today. Police say the resident of the Bowen home happened to be awake and in a computer room at the front of the house when at round 2 am this morning, they … [Read more...]

Woollies Low Pay – A Race to the Bottom


Bob’s got a Christmas Bee in his KAP bonnet. The Federal Member for Kennedy and KAP Leader, Bob Katter is in disbelief and disappointment he says, following receiving the news that a massive wages deal has been struck between Woolworths and conservative union SDA (Shop, Distributive & Allied … [Read more...]

Whitsundays on show to Brits


The Whitsundays will be showcased to a group of delegates from the United Kingdom this week, following their visit to Brisbane for Tourism Australia’s Dreamtime business showcase event. Federal Member for Dawson George Christensen says such opportunities boosted the economy now and into the … [Read more...]

Council launches online mapping tool


Whitsunday Regional Council has added to its suite of online services and launched a new, free interactive online mapping tool. Users will now be able to use the tool to find out property-specific information about land use regulations, zoning and evacuation maps to help make more informed … [Read more...]

Support Local Business – Use a Whitso Tradie


Whitsunday Regional Council is asking all residents to request local tradies when dealing with insurance claims as a result of Tropical Cyclone Debbie. The idea’s being pushed by the Economic Subgroup of the Local Recovery Group and they’re anxious to see local people receive the business by … [Read more...]