Mayor George Seymour has extended an invitation to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to visit Hervey Bay and come whale...

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29th Dec. 2018 12:12 AM

Whale operators across the Fraser Coast have condemned Japan's decision to resume hunting whales, in what they call a major...

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28th Dec. 2018 11:12 AM

Just off the top of his head, John Knight can name hundreds of different birds he's spent the past 20 years documenting on...

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05th Dec. 2018 5:12 PM

Members of a Wide Bay hovercraft group are calling for an overhaul of state legislation they claim is crippling their club...

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23rd Nov. 2018 12:11 AM

Hinkler MP Keith Pitt says he won't back down from controversial calls for a shark cull despite criticism from marine...

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21st Nov. 2018 12:11 AM

KEITH Pitt’s calls for an open season on sharks are falling on deaf ears after the Queensland Government confirmed it won’t...

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08th Nov. 2018 7:11 PM

Queensland's productivity watchdog will probe any price gouging by beverage companies under the new recycling scheme as...

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07th Nov. 2018 12:11 AM

Thousands of Australian Bass fingerlings have been released into Lake Lenthall as part of an annual restocking program to...

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30th Oct. 2018 3:10 PM

While holidaying in the Fraser Coast, former Toogoom resident Don Watts told his wife Shelly they needed to be careful of...

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12th Oct. 2018 12:10 AM

Plucking a rose from the Elizabeth Park Rose Garden will end up being a very expensive mistake for unwary residents

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28th Sept. 2018 3:09 AM

A rare and deadly coastal taipan was found in a suburban backyard near Hervey Bay on Monday after the family's dog was...

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19th Sept. 2018 8:09 AM

A Maryborough resident got the shock of her life when she discovered a 5ft carpet python coiled up under her bed on Sunday...

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17th Sept. 2018 6:09 PM

Fraser Island's leading defender hopes Harry and Meghan's pending visit will "wake the Federal Government" up to their...

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13th Sept. 2018 12:09 AM

MARINE scientist and passionate Fraser Island advocate Sue Sargent is the new chairperson of the Burnett Local Marine...

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11th Sept. 2018 12:09 PM

The Chronicle caught up with ecologist, Dr Sean Fitzgibbon and veterinarian, Dr Amber Gillett this week.

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17th Aug. 2018 12:08 AM

The eight-month closure of public access to Maryborough's Fay Smith Wetlands boardwalk is nearing its final stages.

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15th Aug. 2018 10:08 AM

We're known as the whale watching capital of the world. Now, we've got the chance to prove we deserve the title

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15th Aug. 2018 12:08 AM

Last month, Seattle became the first US city to ban single-use plastic straws and utensils. Why doesn't Fraser Coast try to...

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02nd Aug. 2018 12:08 AM

She's spent nearly 10 years studying manta rays, but marine biologist Dr Kathy Townsend said there are still "many...

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01st Aug. 2018 10:08 AM

Year 6 student leaders joined in with Bunnings representatives to plant native trees and flowers around Sunbury State...

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28th July 2018 6:07 AM

Year 6 student leaders joined in with Bunnings representatives to plant native trees and flowers around Sunbury State...

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27th July 2018 4:07 PM

High tide and soft sands on Fraser Island are notorious for claiming countless vehicles, but never a tour bus and plane at...

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27th July 2018 7:07 AM

Interesting plants and resident bush birds to be seen on wildlife walk at the Mt Benarige Ridge

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26th July 2018 3:07 PM

NOT SATIRE: CCTV cameras may soon be a weapon against vandals who senselessly poisoned trees on Hervey Bay's foreshore.

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26th July 2018 11:07 AM