March 2021

Published a story 4th Mar 2021 2:50 PM

A beautiful Bundaberg home that has been moved out of the CBD now has a new home, and a recent photo reveals the magical location where it now sits.

SEA CHANGE: Historic Bundaberg CBD home now has ocean views

A beautiful Bundaberg home that has been moved out of the CBD now has a new home, and a recent photo reveals the magical location where it now sits.

Published a story 4th Mar 2021 12:58 PM

The new Bundaberg business is focused on giving people who have lost teeth the best possible smile they can get.

New denture clinic opens to service growing demand in Bundy

The new Bundaberg business is focused on giving people who have lost teeth the best possible smile they can get.

Published a story 3rd Mar 2021 3:31 PM

Bundaberg couple Ian and Sandy Hatton share the story of their business and what they believe the government should do to make it easier on the wedding industry amid Covid.

Love and business in a pandemic: Bundy wedding venue’s story

Bundaberg couple Ian and Sandy Hatton share the story of their business and what they believe the government should do to make it easier on the wedding industry amid Covid.

Published a story 3rd Mar 2021 3:04 PM

FLASHBACK: In the early 1900s, reports were popping up all over the place of creatures emerging from the region’s water holes.

The forgotten reports of Burnett River, Wide Bay bunyips

FLASHBACK: In the early 1900s, reports were popping up all over the place of creatures emerging from the region’s water holes.

Published a story 2nd Mar 2021 11:35 AM

The NewsMail caught up with one of the city’s stylish dress shops for their take on the hottest trends for our cooler days.

AUTUMN STYLE: Fashion trends not to miss as days grow cooler

The NewsMail caught up with one of the city’s stylish dress shops for their take on the hottest trends for our cooler days.

Published a story 1st Mar 2021 2:57 PM

Locals say a part of their childhoods has gone with the passing of local chip king Kent Wong.

Calls for memorial as locals and politicians remember Kent

Locals say a part of their childhoods has gone with the passing of local chip king Kent Wong.

Published a story 1st Mar 2021 8:52 AM

He was always a friendly and familiar face at one of Bundaberg’s most well-known establishments.

Community’s heartbreak at loss of Busy Bee’s Kent Wong

He was always a friendly and familiar face at one of Bundaberg’s most well-known establishments.

February 2021

Published a story 26th Feb 2021 12:38 AM

Bundaberg locals have been left mystified after a light lit up the night sky, rattling doors and causing sounds described as being like a “sonic boom”.

WATCH: Mystery light and door-rattling sonic boom over Bundy

Bundaberg locals have been left mystified after a light lit up the night sky, rattling doors and causing sounds described as being like a “sonic boom”.

Published a story 25th Feb 2021 1:49 PM

Fraser Coast councillor David Lee says plans for a new Bundaberg Hospital belong on ice while his region sorts out its own health woes. But Bundy politicians say he’s ‘dreaming’.

‘Dreaming’: MPs respond to councillor’s hospital call

Fraser Coast councillor David Lee says plans for a new Bundaberg Hospital belong on ice while his region sorts out its own health woes. But Bundy politicians say he’s ‘dreaming’.

Published a story 24th Feb 2021 1:17 PM

The year was 1965 and one Bundaberg letter writer was not very happy about the state of the city’s houses.

FLASHBACK: Letter writer‘s scathing attack on Bundy’s houses

The year was 1965 and one Bundaberg letter writer was not very happy about the state of the city’s houses.

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Crystal Jones is a senior journalist and editor at the Bundaberg NewsMail. She has worked extensively in regional Queensland news since 2007 and has tackled big issues including the extensive abuse in the aged care industry.