Rockhampton, Australia Newswire (Page 10)

Rockhampton, Australia Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Rockhampton, Australia. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 1,587 in Rockhampton, Australia

  1. FACES of the Industry - Lauren JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | HarnessLink.com

    There's not many people let alone harness racing drivers that can say they have given the three time Inter Dominion winning champion I'm Themightyquinn a workout, however Having studied Graphic Design and Art, graduating from Gatton State School in 2012 and despite having a qualification in Hospitality, Jones decided that being in the gig was too good an opportunity and decided to take up driving horses as a career instead. After finishing third when representing Queensland in the 2011 Mini Trotting Championship Event held at Alexandra Park and spending her sweet sixteenth birthday in Auckland, Jones travelled home to Rockhampton with the determination to continue her success within the equine industry.

    Comment?

  2. Teen suffers serious eye injury in magpie attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | ABC News

    A central Queensland mother is warning of the dangers of magpies during breeding season after her son was swooped and seriously injured. Fletcher Holliday was on school holidays and riding his bike in a Rockhampton park in September when he was attacked Fletcher's mother Robyn said she knew something was wrong when she saw her son's eye turn a milky colour.

    Comment?

  3. KAP warn Labor they need regional flavourRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | The Mercury

    Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has dismissed calls to select a regional MP to replace Leanne Donaldson as agriculture minister, saying she'll pick on merit, not postcode. Ms Palaszczuk has to replace Ms Donaldson who resigned on Thursday night after admitting to driving an unregistered car and also having an outstanding $8000 rates debt eventually settled by the Queensland Labor party.

    Comment?

  4. Where you're most likely to be bittenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    Gold Coast and Brisbane Snake Catcher Tony Harrison has posted a heartbreaking video online after his two dogs were killed by a brown snake while he was out relocating other reptiles. More snake bites have been recorded at Townsville Hospital than any other hospital in the state with 87 patients treated in 2016 up to September 30, according to Queensland Health statistics.

    Comment?

  5. 10 barriers to abortion in QueenslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | The Age

    Marie Stopes International will cease surgical terminations in two of its north Queensland clinics, making abortions even harder to access for a remote population already heavily disadvantaged by geography and socioeconomy. The news, exclusive to Daily Life, is a blow to women in a state where most abortions are still unlawful according to its 1899 criminal code.

    Comment?

  6. Jail overcrowding raising sexual assault risk, prisoners warnRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | ABC News

    Prisoners housed in a Central Queensland jail are concerned overcrowding is putting them at greater risk of being sexually assaulted. Documents obtained by the ABC through a Right to Information application show those inside the jail are concerned by the overcrowding.

    Comment?

  7. Australia's Chief of Air Force conferred top military honourRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Air Marshal Gavin Davies received the prestigious military award for his significant contributions in forging closer ties between the Royal Australian Air Force and the Republic of Singapore Air Force, says MINDEF. Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen congratulating Chief of the Royal Australian Air Force, Air Marshal Gavin Davies, after the Meritorious Service Medal investiture at the Ministry of Defence.

    Comment?

  8. Qld MP stalking case in courtRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2016 | Yahoo!

    A political blogger accused of stalking a Queensland MP has had his bail conditions changed after his lawyer argued he'd been denied his right to free speech. Petros Khalesirad is charged with unlawfully stalking his state member, Brittany Lauga, and had been subject to bail conditions banning him from posting anything about her on social media or public forums.

    Comment?

  9. Case of blogger stalking Queensland MP Brittany Lauga back in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | The Age

    A political blogger accused of stalking a Queensland MP has had his bail conditions changed after his lawyer argued he'd been denied his right to free speech. Petros Khalesirad is charged with unlawfully stalking his state member, Brittany Lauga, and had been subject to bail conditions banning him from posting anything about her on social media or public forums.

    Comment?

  10. New carbon farming technology to drive up grazier's profitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2016 | ABC News

    A new technology that measures the precise level of carbon in soil could drive a national boom in carbon farming. Central Queensland company Carbon Link recently secured $1 million from the Federal Government to commercialise the system, which they have been developing for nine years.

    Comment?

  11. Queenslanders to celebrate Cup in styleRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2016 | Yahoo!

    The major meeting will be in Brisbane where the return to Eagle Farm after three years is expected to draw a crowd of up to 20,000. There will also be official race meetings at Bundaberg, Cairns, Charleville, Gladstone, Gold Coast, Kumbia, Longreach, Mackay, Mt Isa, Rockhampton, Sunshine Coast, Toowoomba and Townsville.

    Comment?

  12. Front page of the day: Stand strong BullyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | Crikey

    The Labor-aligned Mayor of Rockhampton Margaret Strelow has apologised directly to Malcolm Turnbull on live radio, after the local paper depicted him as a clown who needed to get serious about central Queensland's economic plight. "Malcolm, the front page of today's paper does not represent our community.

    Comment?

  13. Turnbull dragged into new scuffle over Queensland water projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | ABC News

    The Prime Minister's in a water fight with Queensland. The Palaszczuk Government this week suggested the Federal Government was to blame for delays in a water project in the state's north.

    Comment?

  14. Digging deep to end injusticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Bega District News

    A recent radio interview has motivated one local to investigate whether a man convicted of a murder was failed by the Australian justice system. QUESTION OF INNOCENCE: An image of a 22-year-old Kevin Henry being led from court in 1992 has been re-imagined by 16-year-old graphic designer Tem Matthews for the podcast series Curtain.

    Comment?

  15. Mayor sorry for PM's clown coverRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    THE Rockhampton mayor has personally apologised to Malcolm Turnbull after the local paper depicted the Prime Minister as a clown ahead of his visit to the region. The Morning Bulletin on Thursday carried the headline "Stop Clowning Around Malcolm" and said it was time the prime minister got serious about giving Central Queensland a fair go.

    Comment?

  16. Turnbull, Labor in water fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | The Mercury

    Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is continuing his tour of Queensland armed with a multi-million dollar fund for new dams and water projects across the country. Mr Turnbull and Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce will announce the release of guidelines for the national water infrastructure fund in Rockhampton on Thursday.

    Comment?

  17. Trust trumps delivery as biggest issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    The rise of populists such as Donald Trump in the US and Pauline Hanson in Australia is a sign of a lack of trust in politics-as-usual. Compounding the trust deficit is the way in which senior politicians have shown a lack of respect for their advisers on whom they rely for frank and fearless counsel.

    Comment?

  18. Mayor apologises for PM's bad pressRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    The mayor of Rockhampton has personally apologised to Malcolm Turnbull after the local paper depicted the prime minister as a clown ahead of his visit to the region. The Morning Bulletin on Thursday carries the headline "Stop Clowning Around Malcolm" and says it's time the prime minister got serious about giving Central Queensland a fair go.

    Comment?

  19. Rockhampton mayor apologises for clown picture of PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer View text version of this page Help using this website - Accessibility statement Join today and you can easily save your favourite articles, join in the conversation and comment, plus select which news your want direct to your inbox. Join today and you can easily save your favourite articles, join in the conversation and comment, plus select which news your want direct to your inbox.

    Comment?

  20. Street art set to transform regional Queensland uni campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | ABC News

    A university professor is taking a bold approach and using street art to make a regional Queensland campus an attraction for visitors and students. CQ University vice-chancellor Scott Bowman is the driving force behind an artist-in-residence program at Rockhampton, which will see more than 30 murals adorn buildings by mid-next year.

    Comment?