Regional Deal potential projects identified

Bundaberg Regional Council has identified potential projects to be funded under a Regional Deal with the Queensland and Australian Governments. Mayor Jack Dempsey said the projects focus on revitalising the Bundaberg CBD and riverside, enhancing liveability, improving infrastructure, expanding skills...

Massive military aircraft flies over Bundaberg

If you happened to hear a roaring noise in the sky this morning, you might have looked up to notice a large military aircraft racing through the clouds.

New roundabout a win for drivers, students and parents

A notoriously busy intersection in Bundaberg is now experiencing an ease in traffic congestion thanks to the construction of a large roundabout and accompanying footpaths in the area.

Mayor's petition for new hospital passes 1000 signatures

A petition launched by Mayor Jack Dempsey, calling for a new level 5 hospital in Bundaberg, so far has more than 1000 signatures. The petition requests that the Queensland Parliament prioritise funding to build a new hospital. Before the 2017 state...

January 2019 rainfall total close to lowest on record

Bundaberg had close to its driest ever January in 2019 with just 6.8mm recorded in the gauge at the airport. The long-term average for January is 174mm and the lowest recorded total was 1.2mm in 2003. The forecast is for possible...

Incubator to foster creativity, innovation

Bundaberg Regional Council is throwing its support behind a collaborative space that will spark innovation, drive job creation and fuel economic growth.

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