Hervey Bay

Woman charged after alleged drive-by shooting in Hervey Bay


Kristian Silva A woman has been charged following an alleged drive-by shooting in Hervey Bay on Wednesday night.

Former Hervey Bay Rebel denies 'disgusting' sex assault claims

Kristian Silva The former sergeant of arms of the Hervey Bay Rebels motorcycle chapter has accused of police of making “wild allegations”, over claims underage girls were drugged and sexually assaulted...

Hervey Bay Rebels sexually abused underage girls, police allege

Hundreds of Rebels bikie gang members have reached the gang's Perth clubhouse in Osborne Park, ending their national run across the country.The run brings together chapters from across Australia, led by national and world president Alex 'The Maltese Falcon' Vella.Some 800 Rebels rode into the West Australian capital just after 3pm, joining about 200 of their local fellow gang members - who represent the largest chapter in Australia. Photo from Pamela Mirghani

Kristian Silva Rebels bikie gang members have been accused of systematically drugging and sexually assaulting underage girls on Queensland’s Fraser Coast.

Teen fisherman stabbed in chest in Hervey Bay

Kristian Silva Hervey Bay teen stabbed after altercation with a fellow fisherman.

Woman dies in crash near Hervey Bay

A woman has died after a traffic pile-up and a baby suffered serious head injuries in separate car crashes in Queensland.

Swim with whales for the first time in Australia

Mooloolaba Dive Company's Dan Hart describes diving with whales as 'life-changing'.

Natalie Bochenski A Sunshine Coast dive company has launched Australia's first swimming with humpback whales experience.

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Police make state's first bitcoin arrest


Kristian Silva Queensland Police have made what is believed to be the state’s first bitcoin-related arrest.

Woman who 'gassed' children granted Blue Card

The man has now been cleared of causing the child's injuries in early 2011.

Natalie Bochenski A Queensland woman who attempted to gas herself and her three children has been allowed to get a Blue Card so she can complete a university degree.

Qld flatmate stabbings baffle experts

The scale of justice.

Stephen Johnson A Queensland man was suffering a psychotic episode when he stabbed a sleeping flatmate before calling police, a court has heard.

Family's heartbreak as Monique Clubb still missing after one year

Monique Clubb

Amy Remeikis It is not how Monique Clubb's family wants to remember her – wild eyed, frightened, desperate.

Knicked: Thief with a fetish for panties

A thief has stolen 31 pairs of women's underwear from a home in Hervey Bay.

Chopper rescues man after boat sinks

RACQ CareFlight helicopter

A fisherman has been plucked from the ocean by a helicopter in a daring pre-dawn rescue off Queensland's Fraser Island.

Coles to build 31 new stores in Queensland

Coles store

Twenty of the new stores will in the Brisbane metro region.

Man charged over boy's drowning

Kristian Silva Man charged with manslaughter over drowning of four-year-old boy.

Attempted murder charge after truck hits house

Kristian Silva Man charged with seven counts of attempted murder following a house fire near Hervey Bay which left a 16-year-old girl with serious burns.

Morcombe trial: the key figures

Brett Peter Cowan is accused of murdering Daniel Morcombe.

Marissa Calligeros A look at some of the key figures in the trial of Brett Peter Cowan over the abduction and murder of Daniel Morcombe.

Queensland man riding a motorised esky charged with drink driving

Senior Constable Kelly Miles with a motorised esky that a man was allegedly riding in public while over the limit.
Alistair Brightman/Fraser Coast Chronicle

Tyson Yates A Queensland man allegedly caught riding a motorised esky, containing 10 tallies of beer, two bags of cask wine, and up to six cans of bourbon, found himself in trouble after blowing more than six...

Bonded Stores: Queensland Heritage Council members to sit out vote


Tony Moore Two Queensland Heritage Council members have declared conflicts of interest and will not vote on whether to add Margaret Street’s historic Bonded Stores Buildings to the Queensland Heritage Register.

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Pet dog accidentally euthanised

Fraser Coast council has offered an unqualified apology to a devastated family after their beloved dog was mistakenly euthanised at Hervey Bay Pound - and it has offered them another dog.

Will venomous irukandji jellyfish reach south-east Queensland?

An Irukandji polyp, about 1mm big, magnified. Dr Jamie Seymour

Shannon Klein, Griffith University and Kylie Pitt, Griffith University Under changing ocean conditions, could more dangerous jellyfish be moving farther south?