They might be able to out pace a hare - but turtles certainly can't outrun cars

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05th Sept. 2019 3:09 PM

Passion for the environment taken to a new audience in the city

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03rd Sept. 2019 5:09 PM

A MUD puddle will be a distant memory for a bunch of turtles following today's rescue mission at Lake Apex

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30th Aug. 2019 2:08 PM

A COUNCILLOR has offered to personally donate her own money to help save nearly 200 turtles from certain death.

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28th Aug. 2019 1:08 PM

As the stingrays' barbs swung around me with the familiarity of a happy dog, I couldn't help but tense as Steve Irwin came...

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13th Aug. 2019 7:08 PM

THE TURTLE is an iconic part of Bundaberg's coastline. It's on our billboards and websites, attracting tourists and locals...

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06th Aug. 2019 5:08 PM

A week on a yacht in the Bahamas is full of adventures.

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27th July 2019 5:07 AM

North Burnett students were delighted by Marc Dorse's venomous creatures, which he took to Eidsvold and Monto last week.

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25th July 2019 4:07 PM

BARGARA residents have taken to social media to call for more lighting in the coastal suburb.

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11th June 2019 5:06 AM

Turtlecare volunteer Carolyn Ufer is one of many on the Coast who helps endangered loggerhead turtles during their annual...

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24th May 2019 12:05 AM

The community's appetite to challenge council's approval of a controversial Sunshine Coast unit development will be tested...

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17th May 2019 6:05 AM

BUNDABERG'S significant turtle population has been outlined by the government as the main reason why such thorough...

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14th May 2019 5:05 AM

Council development approval conditions 'fanciful and ultimately unenforceable'.

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07th May 2019 8:05 AM

The Irwin family will finally have their pool back after being used for more than 10 years to rehabilitate hundreds of...

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03rd May 2019 2:05 PM

Residents fighting against a new apartment development want as many people as possible to to turn out in a last ditch...

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29th April 2019 5:04 AM

Cynthia's video of turtles strolling on the beach in the morning.

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04th April 2019 4:04 PM

LOCAL woman Cynthia Hoogstraten has shared a charming video to YouTube.

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04th April 2019 4:04 PM

WHILE there is still a few weeks left of turtle hatchlings, the tours for the 2018/19 season have come to an end.

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26th March 2019 5:03 AM

He saw almost 50 on the road, making their way from the dried-up lake toward oncoming traffic.

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21st March 2019 3:03 PM

'I have a couple of grandsons that are very disturbed when they see turtles that have eaten plastic'

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03rd March 2019 3:03 PM

More than 20 turtles were hit by traffic within a week on Lockyer Valley roads.

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08th Feb. 2019 2:02 PM

To claim that poisoning vegetation on the dunes at Shelly Beach can be beneficial, is beyond belief and sounds utterly...

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07th Feb. 2019 7:02 AM

TURTLE Watch volunteers are turning one of the greatest threats to the marine reptiles into their salvation.

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30th Jan. 2019 2:01 PM

A further suspected poisoning of vegetation has been identified at Shelly Beach following similar incidents last year and...

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30th Jan. 2019 1:01 PM

An endangered wetland could be at risk if an Andergrove development goes ahead.

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26th Jan. 2019 6:01 AM

QUOIN Island Turtle Rehabilitation Centre has said goodbye to its longest resident, Frankie.

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18th Jan. 2019 5:01 AM

With the added threat of human interference, turtle hatchlings have only a one in a thousand chance of surviving to...

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17th Jan. 2019 4:01 PM

The Sunshine Coast community will come together next month to help make a safe pathway for hundreds of baby turtle...

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16th Jan. 2019 2:01 PM

Plastic has been found in the guts of more than 100 sea turtles in the Pacific and Atlantic oceans and the Mediterranean...

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08th Dec. 2018 2:12 PM

Increasing interest in the Mon Repos Turtle Encounter shows how vital our hard-shelled locals are to Bundy's tourism...

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07th Dec. 2018 5:12 AM

BUNDABERG Regional Council has been successful in gaining $660,000 to help reduce the effect urban lights have on our...

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24th Nov. 2018 12:11 PM

Green turtles die after being caught in marine debris

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21st Nov. 2018 3:11 PM

Going to the beach this weekend? Keep an eye out for turtle tracks

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17th Nov. 2018 1:11 PM

Former Clarence Valley student Melissa Staines had a dream of becoming a marine biologist, but soon found out she wouldn't...

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11th Nov. 2018 1:11 AM

Central Queensland is home to four of the world's seven marine turtle species, all of which are either endangered or...

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07th Nov. 2018 10:11 AM

If we all committed to this, our hawksbill turtles will no longer be critically endangered.

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01st Nov. 2018 7:11 AM

IT'S A clear sign that turtle breeding season is about get under way.

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24th Oct. 2018 5:10 AM

Keen Mackay environmentalist and photographer Lance Payne snapped these photos of some friendly turtles having a snack at...

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02nd Oct. 2018 10:10 AM

BOWEN has the Big Mango, Nambour the Big Pineapple and now a Mackay social influencer and photographer wants to see Mon...

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15th Sept. 2018 8:09 AM

The tough development conditions that would mean even Christmas lighting would be banned.

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13th Sept. 2018 10:09 AM

Trinity college students were given the opportunity to oversee the re-homing of a rehabilitated green sea turtle.

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25th Aug. 2018 4:08 AM

A CACKLE of laughter echoed through the room at today's Bundaberg Regional Council briefing meeting.

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18th July 2018 5:07 PM

IT HAS been a long road to recovery for Brodie, an adult male green sea turtle, who was released back into the wild...

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12th June 2018 4:06 PM