Gardening

Wed 25 Nov 2020

Alien-like tentacles burst from dead mantis

Alien-like tentacles burst from dead mantis

Footage shows the disturbing moment creatures emerge from a praying mantis's corpse — and people have been left horrified.

Fri 20 Nov 2020

Bundy pick of the crop for pilot school nutrition program

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Healthy bodies and minds require a balanced diet full of fruit and vege, so it’s only fit to launch the program in the state’s food bowl

BRIGHTEN UP: Upbeat news from around the region

Premium Content BRIGHTEN UP: Upbeat news from around the region

Here are just some of the things that happened this week that made us smile

Thu 19 Nov 2020

Chore of lawn care grows into love for Bundy bloke

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A cut above: Lawn lover Travis Savage has turned his decade-long hobby into a successful business

Mon 2 Nov 2020

Bundy science research project receives boost

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Supported by the Queensland Government, the project aims to teach members of the local community about scientific processes.

Fri 23 Oct 2020

14 THINGS TO DO: No weekend plans? Check out our list

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While a shower or two is set to hit the coast this weekend, there is still plenty to do around Bundaberg. Here are just some of them.

Sat 17 Oct 2020

GREEN THUMBS: How taking care of special trees has paid off

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Residents looking after native trees on their property have been rewarded with more than just a beautiful garden.

Wed 7 Oct 2020

Environmental campaign action set to cause chain reaction

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Similar to challenges that have gone viral in the past and raised awareness for worthy causes, the couple hope the campaign will cause a chain reaction for years to...

Sun 27 Sep 2020

New Bundy start-up: Sentimental products made with love

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A creative local has started her own business and her handmade products with a personal touch resin-ates with her customers.

Sun 13 Sep 2020

Do you have any in your garden? Nip invasive species in bud

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‘Most of Queensland’s worst weeds, including prickly pear cactus and lantana, are escaped garden plants’

Tue 8 Sep 2020

Taking care of trees proves fruitful for Bundy gardener

Premium Content Taking care of trees proves fruitful for Bundy gardener

GREEN THUMBS: Got a great native tree on your property? Here’s how you could win a nursery voucher

Thu 3 Sep 2020

PRICKLY ISSUE: Call to watch out for invasive plant

Premium Content PRICKLY ISSUE: Call to watch out for invasive plant

Three types of illegal cactuses to keep an eye out for.

Regional Queensland’s sugar industry calls for sweeter deal

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A leading industry in the state is calling for a price reduction in irrigation to help regional Queensland to recover from COVID-19.

Mon 24 Aug 2020

Salon takes out gold in bid to grow trees for koalas

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A LOCAL salon has been announced as winners of a national display competition, with proceeds raised funding homes for koalas.

Sat 22 Aug 2020

Special find: Reward for care of significant suburban tree

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Barry Jensen was rewarded for caring for a native tree which is estimated to be more than 60 years old.

Sun 16 Aug 2020

Pollen power: Community unites to give club its wings

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A Bundy club has received a bundle of much needed donations and it turns out all it took was kind hearts and local businesses

Fri 7 Aug 2020

Brighten up: Upbeat news from around the region

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Here are just some of the things that happened this week that made us smile.

Thu 6 Aug 2020

Fruitful festival grant to boost tourism and celebrate food

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One of Bundaberg’s most popular events is one of 10 projects that will share $245,000 as part of a grants program.

Wed 5 Aug 2020

‘Knew what they were doing:’ Thieves ram and loot

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The manager of a Caloundra business hit by ram raiding thieves in a stolen car says the damage caused to the store will cost more than what was stolen.

What homeowners are going crazy for at Ikea and Bunnings

What homeowners are going crazy for at Ikea and Bunnings

Australian families are taking a fresh look at their outdoor spaces, with big-ticket projects such as outdoor kitchens, pizza ovens and fire pits more popular than...

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