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Tecoma Ambulance building site protest pays dividends. Front right is Andrew Macpherson, behind from left, Bill Brindle, Carol Allen, Jill Duke, Barbara Crisp, Cecilia Cheek, Lynne Lambert and Kate Gustke. Behind are David Taplin and Richard Lambert. Photo: ROB CAREW 135106_01
People power
Residents successfully protest against Tecoma Ambulance building site… HEALTH Minister Jill Hennessy will search for an alternative site to... Read More »
Celastina Diaz feeds kangaroos at Healesville Sanctuary with help from Rotary's Graeme Dawson. Picture: KATHRYN BERMINGHAM
A life-saving visit
HEALESVILLE Sanctuary hosts many international visitors each year, but tourism wasn’t Celastina Diaz’s first reason for her visit to Australia... Read More »
Pat and Neil Smith of Noosa Springs pictured with Charlie say "no" to leashes at Sunshine Beach dog beach. Photos: Darryn Smith
Dogs get “ruff” treatment
LOCAL dog owners are furious with Noosa Council’s proposed new law that would ban dogs from being off-leash on the Sunshine Beach dog beach. Cur... Read More »
Nurel Toprak, Michelle Ball, and Anthony Ball about to embark on a kayak down the Murray River. 135462_01 Picture: ERIN SOMERVILLE
Need for speed a bit wet
SPEEDING jet-skis and boats around the popular Noreuil Park area are causing concern for Murray River users. Local residents worry speeding waterc... Read More »