Business

Sat 24 Feb 2018

Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort shines at Oz tourism awards

Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort shines at Oz tourism awards

LADY Elliot Island Eco Resort has taken out bronze in the ecotourism category at the Australian Tourism Awards in Perth overnight.

Sisters make millions from simple idea

Sisters make millions from simple idea

EMMA and Victoria came up with a way to revamp an everyday item. Within two years they had their first million-dollar month.

REAL ESTATE CRASH: High flyer's fall from grace

REAL ESTATE CRASH: High flyer's fall from grace

REAL estate agent’s lavish lifestyle revealed as probe of finances continues.

EXCLUSIVE: Qantas eyes Bundaberg for flying school

EXCLUSIVE: Qantas eyes Bundaberg for flying school

COULD Bundaberg be the perfect place for Qantas to open a flying school?

Aged care provider advocates say staff quotas not the answer

Aged care provider advocates say staff quotas not the answer

THE CEOs of Leading Age Services Australia and Aged and Community Services Australia have spoken out against mandating staff ratios in the industry.

Council chooses new runway construction contract winner

Council chooses new runway construction contract winner

SUNSHINE Coast Council has chosen the winning bidder for construction of a new runway at Sunshine Coast Airport.

Firm has 100 skilled worker vacancies in CQ, Minister says

Firm has 100 skilled worker vacancies in CQ, Minister says

Fentiman says region staring down the barrel of skills shortage as unemployment rises.

$400m solar farms to lower power prices, create local jobs

$400m solar farms to lower power prices, create local jobs

AUSTRALIAN company Renew Estate has chosen Gladstone as its next investment, with a proposed 300MW Rodds Bay solar farm and 32MW Yarwun solar farm.

Fri 23 Feb 2018

While protesters and pollies squabble: What's Adani doing?

While protesters and pollies squabble: What's Adani doing?

The mining giant is about to tender for substantial work at its site

Mine worker injured after becoming trapped in conveyor belt

Mine worker injured after becoming trapped in conveyor belt

MAN in his 20s in serious condition after mine incident

Lakeside office location impresses

Lakeside office location impresses

Modern professional office in ground-floor location comes with many features

Lifestyle opportunities galore

Lifestyle opportunities galore

Residential house on 4725sq m opens up a world of business potential

Rocky mayor to bid for $20million pilot training facility

Rocky mayor to bid for $20million pilot training facility

Strelow pushes for incentives to bring the academy to CQ as airline reveals plans to train 500 pilots a year at a regional centre.

Alliance's fight over coal mine costs goes up in smoke

Alliance's fight over coal mine costs goes up in smoke

Lock the Gate 'disappointed' as two bids over Blair Athol mine information thrown out

Region's growers too hard to crack

Region's growers too hard to crack

FROM drought declarations to cyclonic weather, Bundaberg macadamia nut farmers were put through the works last year.

Nexus put on notice over Range Crossing

Nexus put on notice over Range Crossing

THE $1.6 BILLION Toowoomba Second Range Crossing is a complex, colossal infrastructure project.

Thu 22 Feb 2018

Man finds shocking racial slur on takeaway receipt

Man finds shocking racial slur on takeaway receipt

CAN you spot the problem with this receipt? One customer did — and now the cashier responsible has been sacked.

Just 365 bottles of specially made Bundy gin

Just 365 bottles of specially made Bundy gin

EVER wondered if a solstice could be bottled?

Wed 21 Feb 2018

Teen dies after headphones ‘melt in her ears’

Teen dies after headphones ‘melt in her ears’

A FAMILY has suffered a heartbreaking loss after their 17-year-old daughter died when her headphones ‘melted in her ears’

Prime Sunshine Coast hinterland development site

Prime Sunshine Coast hinterland development site

Development potential for residential apartments, retail, child care and short-term accommodation

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