December 2018

Voted in a poll 13th Dec 2018 6:47 PM

Published a story 13th Dec 2018 5:22 PM

THE sighting of a three-metre long shark closed Kellys Beach for about an hour today.

VIDEO: Shark swims beneath man at Kellys

THE sighting of a three-metre long shark closed Kellys Beach for about an hour today.

Published a story 13th Dec 2018 12:53 PM

THIS weekend will mark 40 years since a quite literal bridge over troubled water for those living north of Bundaberg.

Marking 40 years since Kolan River Bridge opening

THIS weekend will mark 40 years since a quite literal bridge over troubled water for those living north of Bundaberg.

Published a story 13th Dec 2018 11:44 AM

A SELF-PUBLISHED author who grew up in the region is donating half the proceeds from her sales to the Bundy to the Farm drought relief effort.

Former Bundy woman's novel 'steamier' than 50 Shades

A SELF-PUBLISHED author who grew up in the region is donating half the proceeds from her sales to the Bundy to the Farm drought relief effort.

Published a story 12th Dec 2018 7:24 PM

THE death of former US president George H.W. Bush last month brought back memories for former Member for Hinkler Brian Courtice.

US politics a bitter pill for Bundaberg cane growers

THE death of former US president George H.W. Bush last month brought back memories for former Member for Hinkler Brian Courtice.

Published a story 10th Dec 2018 5:08 PM

A NEW mural has hit Bundaberg's CBD.

New CBD mural artwork explained

A NEW mural has hit Bundaberg's CBD.

Published a story 4th Dec 2018 12:14 PM

THE first lot of cars are moving slowly on a pilgrimage back to Deepwater.

Evacuees start their journey home to Deepwater

THE first lot of cars are moving slowly on a pilgrimage back to Deepwater.

Published a story 2nd Dec 2018 3:05 PM

THE Queensland Police Service posted this photo to Facebook and received almost 3000 likes as of today.

Photo of cops checking on pets' welfare goes viral

THE Queensland Police Service posted this photo to Facebook and received almost 3000 likes as of today.

November 2018

Published a story 29th Nov 2018 7:53 PM

THE Federal Government has committed to providing army support to the bushfire affected communities of Winfield, Captain Creek, Baffle Creek and Deepwater.

Feds commit to army bushfire back-up if state agrees

THE Federal Government has committed to providing army support to the bushfire affected communities of Winfield, Captain Creek, Baffle Creek and Deepwater.

Published a story 28th Nov 2018 7:37 PM

THE Queensland Police Service has warned motorists that the Bruce Highway has been shut down from Taylors Lane south...

ROAD CLOSURES: Bushfires shut down section of Bruce Highway

THE Queensland Police Service has warned motorists that the Bruce Highway has been shut down from Taylors Lane south...

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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.