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Saturday, June 6, 2020

Opinion

‘Massive' leap in labour force participation

Economist Ben Artup looks at labour force data for the Wide Bay Burnett region showing a "massive" 3 per cent increase in the participation rate.

Mayor Jack Dempsey's New Year message

Bundaberg Region Mayor Jack Dempsey reflects on the highlights and challenges of 2019 and looks ahead to what's in store for 2020.

Vote in Paradise Dam poll

Vote to have your say on whether information should be given about why the Paradise Dam wall has to be lowered by five metres.

Water security vital for future prosperity

Read the full text of Mayor Jack Dempsey's speech to Bundaberg Regional Council regarding Paradise Dam and future water security.

Roosters v Storm clash could reveal 2019 premiers

Antonio Kaufusi is looking forward to this weekend's Roosters v Storm clash which he thinks could reveal the 2019 premiers.

Finals footy action starts this week

Antonio Kaufusi is no stranger to that finals footy feeling and is looking forward to the Roosters v Souths game this week.

Latest news

Covid-19 hiccough in Bundy boy's path to NRL

Sports columnist Vince Habermann talks to Bundaberg rugby league rising star Wyatt Reynolds about his journey to the Bulldogs.

Residents unite to say ‘thank you’ this Queensland Day

This weekend Bundaberg community members are being encouraged to give a great big shout out to their fellow Queenslanders for Queensland Day.

New attraction arrives for Snakes Downunder reopening

Five new arrivals have made a very steady entrance to Snakes Downunder Reptile Park and Zoo just in time for the zoo’s reopening to the public on Saturday.

Locals excel at global online obstacle course

During COVID-19 restrictions everyone was encouraged to stay fit, but B.T.Y Fitness members took it to another level last weekend, with the Spartan Virtual Race.
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