Community News

Tue 15 Jan 2019

Meet the new council chief who's in love with Gympie

premium_icon Meet the new council chief who's in love with Gympie

Lynne Banford heads up the department which now also has a new name, Gympie Futures.

Gun Gympie bowler steers Gold to huge victory

premium_icon Gun Gympie bowler steers Gold to huge victory

The Gold put Glasshouse on the ropes early at Albert Park.

Mon 14 Jan 2019

Bring it on: Gympie Cheerleader to make history at US champs

premium_icon Bring it on: Gympie Cheerleader to make history at US champs

It may not be the most well known sport but this Gympie cheerleader will make history in the US.

Sun 13 Jan 2019

Meet the Gympie Cats women's 2019 side

premium_icon Meet the Gympie Cats women's 2019 side

'We are going to play finals this year'

Meet the Gympie cricketer who has eyes on the baggy green

premium_icon Meet the Gympie cricketer who has eyes on the baggy green

The dream of wearing the baggy green is alive for one Gympie cricketer who is established his skills and mentality so he can dominate at the crease.

Sat 12 Jan 2019

New sports venue lands major event for Gympie

premium_icon New sports venue lands major event for Gympie

The MX Nationals Round 6 will be hosted by Gympie for the first time and is expected to attract about 6000 to 10,000 people.

Fri 11 Jan 2019

Seven Gympie joeys board bus to new life

premium_icon Seven Gympie joeys board bus to new life

Seven kangaroos have been given a second chance at life thanks to the help of Glastonbury wildlife carers Paula and David Rowlands.

Thu 10 Jan 2019

MAP: 50 open homes in the Gympie region this weekend

MAP: 50 open homes in the Gympie region this weekend

Read about the feature property and check out the map to all the open homes in the region this weekend.

Celebrating our eight fallen Gympie jockeys

premium_icon Celebrating our eight fallen Gympie jockeys

Eight jockeys from the Gympie region have been immoralised in author John Payne's book Their Last Ride. The Fallen Jockeys of Australia.

Wed 9 Jan 2019

Cash for cane toads: What Gympie farmers think of 10c scheme

premium_icon Cash for cane toads: What Gympie farmers think of 10c scheme

Gympie farmers have their say on 10c scheme for collecting cane toads.

Brazen Gympie car thief on the run

premium_icon Brazen Gympie car thief on the run

A car was stolen last night located 15 mins later with offender (s) still on the run.

Accused 'fake tradie' charged for picking on Gympie elderly

premium_icon Accused 'fake tradie' charged for picking on Gympie elderly

A 28-year-old man has been charged by police for alleged fraud offences after targeting the elderly.

Tue 8 Jan 2019

Why Gold's opener's could not keep up the fire

premium_icon Why Gold's opener's could not keep up the fire

Caboolture and Tewantin-Noosa kept up their winning ways by setting big targets against Glasshouse and Nambour respectively.

Watch out Gympie: Baby snakes about to hatch

premium_icon Watch out Gympie: Baby snakes about to hatch

Baby snakes are about to slither out of their shells in the Gympie region this month.

Two people in hospital after motorhome crash in Curra

premium_icon Two people in hospital after motorhome crash in Curra

TWO people escape with minor injuries after Curra crash just before midnight.

Mon 7 Jan 2019

Truck crash: Man to face Gympie court after stolen car chase

premium_icon Truck crash: Man to face Gympie court after stolen car chase

Man to face Gympie Magistrate's Court today charged with 10 offences after stolen car chase through Gympie.

Determination pays off as Coast couple reels in bull shark

premium_icon Determination pays off as Coast couple reels in bull shark

An unsuccessful hook-up the previous night lured keen angler Glen Brownrigg back to the water and his reward for effort came in the shape of a bull shark.

WEEKEND RECAP: Stingers strike, stolen ute and truck chase

premium_icon WEEKEND RECAP: Stingers strike, stolen ute and truck chase

From stingers, stolen ute in Kybong car crash to a truck chase ending in Caboolture, catch up on all the weekend Gympie news here.

Brush with disaster: Rescue chopper 10m from doom

premium_icon Brush with disaster: Rescue chopper 10m from doom

WATCH THE VIDEO: A Sunshine Coast rescue helicopter pilot has recounted the chilling moments a drone came within metres of bringing down his chopper.

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