Woman escapes after car bursts into flames

A Whitsundays woman in her 50s had a lucky escape after her car caught on fire on the corner of a busy road. A car caught fire on Shute Harbour Road in Cannon Valley on December 18, 2023. Emergency services were called to the incident at the corner of Shute Harbour Rd and Brandy Creek […]

Shute Harbour Road, Cannonvale – Queensland Police News

Police believe the persons pictured in this image may be able to assist officers with the investigation into a recent Stealing which occurred on Friday November 24 2023 at approximately 2:00 PM. Note: Do not approach anyone you believe is displayed in these images. Continue reading this news article…

Army veteran found passed out in his car with drugs in his system

A 52-year-old man was found passed out in his car with drugs in his system, only a few months after being caught trespassing on a property as he was given a wrong address by his Snapchat date. Proserpine Magistrates Court on Monday heard Darrin John Taylor was found collapsed across the steering wheel of his […]

Mackay sale and auction results, week ending October 29

Cannonvale proved to be a hot market last week with five properties selling for a total value of $3 million. See the latest auction and sales results. The property at 110 Gloucester Avenue sold for $1.1 million by private sale. The cheapest property was a three-bedroom house at 26 Henderson Street, which sold for $140,000 […]

Driver charged over horrific train death west of Bowen

A Townsville man has been charged over the terrifying crash between a LandCruiser ute and a coal train west of Bowen that killed his passenger earlier this year. A Townsville man has been charged over the horrific fatal crash between a LandCruiser ute and a coal train west of Bowen earlier this year. Bentley Parsgaard, […]

Woman trapped in car after rollover at Shute Harbour

A woman in her 30s has had to be freed from a vehicle after it rolled at Shute Harbour. Paramedics were called to the scene on the corner of Shute Harbour Road and Whitsunday Drive, at around 5.30pm yesterday, following reports a patient was encapsulated. They assessed the woman at the scene and transported her […]

Mackay sale and auction results, week ending October 8

Of the 37 properties on the market in Mackay last week, all have sold. See the latest auction and sales results. The property at Casuarina Cove 17/1 Acacia Drive sold for $1.5 million by private sale. The cheapest property was a four-bedroom house at 25 Gralton St, which sold for $143,000 by private sale. Casuarina […]

Warning in place as huge croc seen at tourist hotspot

Tourists are being urged to take care at a popular beach spot after multiple sightings of a large crocodile were reported. The huge reptile was seen in Shute Harbour, about 12km east of Airlie Beach in Queensland on Friday. Multiple sightings of a large croc in the Airlie Beach region had already been reported on […]

Warning as croc spotted at popular beach

Tourists and locals are being warned to stay alert after multiple reports of a huge crocodile at a popular travel destination. The Queensland government is considering introducing fines for people who ignore crocodile warnings. It follows a series of events at Bloomfield boat ramp earlier this year. “Surely some Darwinism comes into it at some […]

Who stars in the Netflix rom-com?

Where are all my rom-com fans? Netflix has released a new Australian romantic comedy film titled Love is in the Air, and it’s a feel-good movie we recommend everyone gets the chance to watch. If you’ve already added this film to your watchlist and are looking forward to watching it soon, we must give you […]