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Tue 13 Nov 2018

154 too many Gympie cyclists have copped this silly fine

premium_icon 154 too many Gympie cyclists have copped this silly fine

"Studies and statistics have repeatedly proven how helmets save lives.”

Mon 12 Nov 2018

'It's the best I have seen him throw all year'

premium_icon 'It's the best I have seen him throw all year'

The Nutcrackers kept their crown and extended their winning streak in the Gympie District Darts Association grand finals last week, beating the Flyers 7-3.

The change Gold need as they hunt first win of the season

premium_icon The change Gold need as they hunt first win of the season

Despite a tough loss for Gympie Gold XI on Saturday, captain Lewis Waugh said there were still plenty of positives from the game.

Joyous crowds, great weather make Mary River Fest 'best yet'

premium_icon Joyous crowds, great weather make Mary River Fest 'best yet'

Greatweather and great crowds had organisers smiling at this year's Mary River festival

100 years, 41 photos: Glenwood State School's centenary fete

premium_icon 100 years, 41 photos: Glenwood State School's centenary fete

Check out 41 photos from the school's historic day.

Dick puzzled by blocked bid to fix transport problems

premium_icon Dick puzzled by blocked bid to fix transport problems

Coast man Dick Rowe has been left dumbfounded by what he says is the State Government's refusal to let him solve the Sunshine Coast's transport woes.

Sat 10 Nov 2018

EXCLUSIVE: Popular Gympie cafe makes exciting announcements

premium_icon EXCLUSIVE: Popular Gympie cafe makes exciting announcements

Gympie readers recently voted the cafe as having the equal-best coffee in the region.

Fri 9 Nov 2018

Gympie cricket fraternity pay tribute to lost legend 'Jimmy'

premium_icon Gympie cricket fraternity pay tribute to lost legend 'Jimmy'

Gympie cricketers are mourning the loss of legend Jim Geiger, president of Wests Cricket Club for 62 years, who passed away on Thursday.

Best spots to hook 'em as rough seas, strong winds predicted

premium_icon Best spots to hook 'em as rough seas, strong winds predicted

THERE is a strong wind warning for Sunshine Coast waters today.

The 7 all-time, absolute legends of Gympie sport

premium_icon The 7 all-time, absolute legends of Gympie sport

THE Gympie region abounds in natural sporting talent, and has produced more than its fair share of sporting legends over the past century.

Police want answers on car stolen from Curra

Police want answers on car stolen from Curra

The car in question reportedly went missing from a Dan Meurant Drive address in Curra last Wednesday.

Council noise ruling has Gympie business in limbo

premium_icon Council noise ruling has Gympie business in limbo

A Gympie business supporting five jobs might be forced to suspend its operations due to noise complaints.

Thu 8 Nov 2018

Big weekend of fun had by all out little Widgee way

premium_icon Big weekend of fun had by all out little Widgee way

Angel Flight ride, school disco, sports fun day...it's all go at Widgee

What Chase Rendell has his sights set on

premium_icon What Chase Rendell has his sights set on

'I have been practising a couple of times a week for a few hours'

How the Gympie Gold can beat Caboolture

premium_icon How the Gympie Gold can beat Caboolture

Gold's bowlers will be under pressure to defend their run chase in the first innings last Saturday.

Wed 7 Nov 2018

1 in 80,000: Gympie man wins new car in Central superdraw

premium_icon 1 in 80,000: Gympie man wins new car in Central superdraw

"It will certainly make our Christmas a lot easier this year.”

Tue 6 Nov 2018

VIDEO: Racing pigs steal Melbourne Cup spotlight in Gympie

premium_icon VIDEO: Racing pigs steal Melbourne Cup spotlight in Gympie

"It's bragging rights for the year if you pick the Cup, it's like picking the winner at the start of the footy season."

GALLERY: Winners of the Mary Valley Fishing Classic

premium_icon GALLERY: Winners of the Mary Valley Fishing Classic

There are plenty of positives despite the numbers not hitting the mark of before the 2017 closure.

Mon 5 Nov 2018

VIDEO: Why Jim is doing 75 push-ups for his 75th birthday

premium_icon VIDEO: Why Jim is doing 75 push-ups for his 75th birthday

"I'M NOT going to attempt it, I'm going to do it.”

Sun 4 Nov 2018

AMAZING VIDEO: 2018 in the Gympie region as seen from above

premium_icon AMAZING VIDEO: 2018 in the Gympie region as seen from above

TAKE a look at some of the drone footage taken in the Gympie region this year.

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