December 2019

Published a story 9th Dec 2019 4:48 PM

International Day of People with a Disability hosted at All Abilities Park at Pialba

A great 'Day in the Bay' event

International Day of People with a Disability hosted at All Abilities Park at Pialba

Published a story 2nd Dec 2019 1:07 PM

PCYC Hervey Bay’s Free G Precision team has outperformed its opponents to win at Gym Fest on the Gold Coast and set the bar high for future competitions.

Unique new sport is a real winner

PCYC Hervey Bay’s Free G Precision team has outperformed its opponents to win at Gym Fest on the Gold Coast and set the bar high for future competitions.

November 2019

Published a story 28th Nov 2019 4:22 PM

State team selection could become a reality for local wheelchair basketballers, Braydon Packer, Emerald Wilmshurst and Henry Rider.The three Fraser Coast Spinners have been selected in an extended Queensland under 23 squad.

trio shoot for state

State team selection could become a reality for local wheelchair basketballers, Braydon Packer, Emerald Wilmshurst and Henry Rider.The three Fraser Coast Spinners have been selected in an extended Queensland under 23 squad.

Published a story 27th Nov 2019 10:20 PM

Lawrie is currently working on trying to bring the high speed, adrenaline pumping superboats to the region

V8 Superboat team race off to third place on the podium

Lawrie is currently working on trying to bring the high speed, adrenaline pumping superboats to the region

Published a story 18th Nov 2019 8:15 PM

It was hosted at the Hervey Bay RSL and the red carpet was rolled out for the students

Hervey Bay Special School students graduate in style

It was hosted at the Hervey Bay RSL and the red carpet was rolled out for the students

Published a story 17th Nov 2019 4:57 PM

The night's entertainment was provided by Phoebe Jay and Jack Viliojen who sang a variety of hit music and country classics

Fraser Coast community rocks on Burrum Christmas Carnival

The night's entertainment was provided by Phoebe Jay and Jack Viliojen who sang a variety of hit music and country classics

Published a story 15th Nov 2019 8:25 AM

There will be a star-studded lawn bowls line up featuring international and national players when the Pialba Classic Men’s Fours Carnival rolls into Hervey Bay to compete for $10,800 prizemoney.

World-class Bowls in Pialba Classic Fours Carnival

There will be a star-studded lawn bowls line up featuring international and national players when the Pialba Classic Men’s Fours Carnival rolls into Hervey Bay to compete for $10,800 prizemoney.

Published a story 6th Nov 2019 11:16 AM

Every year the staff at the popular convenience get dressed up for a bit of fun with a variety of community events

Mysterious spooky fun at Burrum Heads

Every year the staff at the popular convenience get dressed up for a bit of fun with a variety of community events

Published a story 5th Nov 2019 7:43 PM

Playing to capacity crowds, the two finals put on a hockey performance that did not disappoint spectators

Thrilling Indoor Hockey Championship Finals

Playing to capacity crowds, the two finals put on a hockey performance that did not disappoint spectators

Published a story 5th Nov 2019 7:17 PM

'Even though we came second, I was pretty happy with the players to make the final'

Future hockey champions shine bright at indoor championships

'Even though we came second, I was pretty happy with the players to make the final'

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Glen Porteous is a reporter for The Observer. Gladstone born and bred, he understands the issues that matter most with the region. He has a passion to give the people of Gladstone a voice. His work, sport and study history around the region has given him a good insight in to the issues that affect people.