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Saturday, August 8, 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

Volunteers return to information centres

Bundaberg Visitor Information Centre volunteer Janet Blackmore is glad to be back promoting the Bundaberg Region to visitors.

New school program for community services

Bundaberg State High School is Queensland's first secondary school to sign up for a new program to train students for jobs in the community services industry.

Cooking with Trevor: Classic cupcake recipe

Bundaberg's celebrity chef Trevor Green believes his favourite cupcake recipe is one of the best.

In our garden: a friend you can visit any time

For this week's garden feature we talk to Peter Sullivan, who was inspired to grow organic vegetables after moving to Bargara three years ago.
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