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Sat 25 May 2019

Mary Valley Stags blood new players amid injury crisis

premium_icon Mary Valley Stags blood new players amid injury crisis

The season might not be going the way of the Mary Valley Stags with three losses in a row at the moment but there are plenty of positives within the side.

Fri 24 May 2019

Gympie gun midfielder back to lead team to victory

premium_icon Gympie gun midfielder back to lead team to victory

The Gympie United Gladiators will be boosted for today's clash against Nambour Yandina United FC with the return of their captain, Liam Watson.

24 things to do at this weekend's Goomeri Pumpkin Festival

24 things to do at this weekend's Goomeri Pumpkin Festival

THE western Gympie region town of Goomeri has already started celebrating its annual pumpkin festival.

The bests spots to hook onto a giant snapper

premium_icon The bests spots to hook onto a giant snapper

WITH the weather not knowing what it is doing, plenty of anglers headed for the river systems to get their fishing fix.

Police ensure Goomeri Pumpkin Festival is ready to roll

Police ensure Goomeri Pumpkin Festival is ready to roll

Senior Constable Jake Colvin and Acting Sergeant Lorenzo Marabini have been busy helping the town prepare for this weekend's Goomeri Pumpkin Festival.

Thu 23 May 2019

Training centre named after beloved Gympie 'institution'

premium_icon Training centre named after beloved Gympie 'institution'

A touch of immortality has been the reward for 18 years of service helping the region's job hunters.

300 volunteers recognised for their hard work in Gympie

premium_icon 300 volunteers recognised for their hard work in Gympie

Over 300 hundred volunteers attended a morning tea today where they were thanked for their amazing work in Gympie.

Faith plays a huge role in this star students life

premium_icon Faith plays a huge role in this star students life

Noah Collins went to the Solomon Islands with 17 other students last year and said it was one of his highlights as a year 12 students.

Gympie desert racer proud to follow in Dad's footsteps

premium_icon Gympie desert racer proud to follow in Dad's footsteps

The 2019 Tatts Finke Desert Race will be the fourth time Gympie region rider Jordan Atkinson competes in Australia's most gruelling off-road race.

500 people to descend on Rainbow for rescue boat action

premium_icon 500 people to descend on Rainbow for rescue boat action

The Rainbow Beach Surf Lifesaving Club has secured round 4 of the Ocean Raw series of Inflatable Rescue Boat racing competition next month.

Wed 22 May 2019

Meet the 6 players who will represent Gympie at Wide Bay

premium_icon Meet the 6 players who will represent Gympie at Wide Bay

Six of Gympie's best squash players will have the chance to improve their game when they head to to the Wide Bay trials in Bundaberg today.

Part of Mary St to close so old pavers can be replaced

premium_icon Part of Mary St to close so old pavers can be replaced

Vehicles will still be able to access Mary Street from Smithfield Street.

Olympic dream in sights for Gympie student

premium_icon Olympic dream in sights for Gympie student

At the start of this year Randy Bowman had never heard of the sport luge and now he is aiming for the third Youth Winter Olympics.

How the Gympie Gladiators women are a force in the comp

premium_icon How the Gympie Gladiators women are a force in the comp

It might be their first season but the Gympie United Gladiators women's reserves and A-grade side are showing they are a force within the competition.

Tue 21 May 2019

The off-field battle the Gympie Cats can't get right

premium_icon The off-field battle the Gympie Cats can't get right

The Gympie Cats first season in the Brisbane Division 3 competition was going to be tough but the injured side is showing plenty of heart.

How the Gympie Devils will honour former player, coach

premium_icon How the Gympie Devils will honour former player, coach

Gympie Devils will remember former teammate and coach Noel Haslam, who died last year, with a memorial game this Saturday.

Mon 20 May 2019

Discovery of old bones on Southside causes a stir

premium_icon Discovery of old bones on Southside causes a stir

Police were seen combing a Southside property earlier last week.

The Hammers biggest stress in the 2019 season

premium_icon The Hammers biggest stress in the 2019 season

The Gympie Hammers have had a successful season but as the club continues to grow the new challenge is to secure a permanent home ground.

Triumphant O'Brien says 'exciting times ahead for Wide Bay'

premium_icon Triumphant O'Brien says 'exciting times ahead for Wide Bay'

Mr O'Brien is looking forward to delivering on his promises to the people of the Wide Bay after claiming victory earlier today.

Sat 18 May 2019

O'Brien wins Wide Bay easily with 4.43% swing

premium_icon O'Brien wins Wide Bay easily with 4.43% swing

ABC predicting incumbent member will retain his seat.

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