A lot has happened in the 64 years the Gatton Star has been printed … let’s look back at some of the biggest stories.

2011 floods 2013 floods jayde kendall the gatton star

23rd June 2020 6:06 AM

Here is how the council has made sure the facility has a better chance to stand against a repeat of the 2013 disaster

2013 floods twdcouncil twdnews uki

29th Jan. 2020 4:01 PM

Linville might only be two hours from Brisbane, but according to local shop-owner Gail Rae, it might as well be in another...

2013 floods linville somerset water treatment plant

06th Sept. 2019 10:09 AM

Three members of the Somerset SES unit made the journey to Townsville to help the city recover from devastating floods...

2011 floods 2013 floods andy bickerton floods kilcoy ses somerset townsville floods

25th Feb. 2019 1:02 PM

The town will finally have its own water treatment plant, after six years of water delivered by trucks three times a...

2013 floods floods linville somerset town water water water treatment plant

20th Feb. 2019 10:02 AM

A somerset town will finally have its own water treatment plant, after six years of water delivered by trucks three times a...

2013 floods floods linville somerset town water water water treatment plant

19th Feb. 2019 2:02 PM

With two floors of our building under water, we never missed an edition

2013 floods business editors picks five years on newsmail newspaper

29th Jan. 2018 5:01 AM

But even after the flood waters receded and the life or death emergency situation passed, there were lessons to be learned...

2013 floods ambulance and paramedics emergency serivces fire and emergency five years on police

28th Jan. 2018 11:01 AM

When it was all over, I sobbed uncontrollably for what seemed an eternity then slept 14 hours straight

2013 floods adrian pennington five years on wide bay hospital and health service

28th Jan. 2018 11:01 AM