Michael Gorey

Michael trained as a journalist when there were typewriters and darkrooms. He has worked as a newspaper journalist, editor and manager. He likes living on the beach at Bargara. He's the Executive Officer Communications at Bundaberg Regional Council.

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From mushrooms to happiness

The latest edition of Bundaberg Now Weekender introduces readers to Gin Gin Gourmet Mushrooms and happiness creator Willplay.

Braden Hellmuth wins state training award

Greensill Farming Group employee Braden Hellmuth has been recognised as Apprentice of the Year in the Queensland Training Awards.

Changes proposed to address backpacker shortage

A Parliamentary Inquiry has proposed changes to address the shortage of agricultural labour caused by COVID-19 restrictions.

Weekender: Monsoon Coral enjoys success

The latest edition of Bundaberg Now Weekender features an exclusive look at Monsoon Aquatics — the leading coral aquaculture producer in Australia.

Bundaberg Regional Aquatic Centre plans unveiled

Concept plans have been unveiled for the proposed Bundaberg Regional Aquatic Centre and Anzac Park redevelopment.

Air freight growth potential identified

The potential to increase domestic air freight from Bundaberg Airport has been identified in a pre-feasibility study.

Weekender introduces Bundaberg Today

In Bundaberg Now Weekender we take a look at Bundaberg's new newspaper and learn about the region's two Travellers' Choice award winners.

Half of Bundaberg City now has Telstra 5G

Telstra says it's reached an important milestone in the roll-out of 5G, with 50 per cent of Bundaberg now covered by the high-speed network.

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Gin Gin Community Bank supports life education

Primary school children across the Bundaberg Region are getting important life lessons in health thanks to a $6000 grant from Gin Gin Community Bank.

Twitchers flocks to Aussie Backyard Bird Count

More than 22,000 feathered friends were spotted throughout the Bundaberg Region last week as residents took part in the Aussie Backyard Bird Count.

Bundaberg Airport COVID relief extended

Bundaberg Regional Council has extended COVID-relief measures for some airport tenants until the end of 2020 due to flights being reduced.