A rescued joey has a chance at life thanks to Bundaberg Regional Council parks and gardens labourer at Woodgate, Mark Richards.
The Woodgate Goodwood fire has been contained and there is no immediate threat to property.
Deputy Mayor Bill Trevor has praised volunteer firefighters for their outstanding efforts in fighting the Woodgate blaze.
Potential impact from Tropical Cyclone Oma could occur anywhere between Bundaberg and Ballina, according to latest modelling from the weather bureau.
Woodgate Men’s Shed has partnered with Woodgate First Responders to host a free stroke and heart awareness event on 23 February.
Recommendations from a shoreline erosion study focussed on Woodgate Beach and commenced almost 12 months ago have been presented in a final report to Bundaberg Regional Council.