April 2019

Published a story 22nd Apr 2019 3:12 AM

RIO TINTO Yarwun has had a bumper start to the year, producing its highest amount of alumina in the past 12 months.

Rio Tinto report reveals 'solid' start to year for Yarwun

RIO TINTO Yarwun has had a bumper start to the year, producing its highest amount of alumina in the past 12 months.

Published a story 17th Apr 2019 7:13 PM

THE apprentices who form the QAL Castaways will put their purpose-built raft to the test tomorrow during the annual Great Raft Regatta.

QAL Castaways ready to hit the harbour in new raft

THE apprentices who form the QAL Castaways will put their purpose-built raft to the test tomorrow during the annual Great Raft Regatta.

Published a story 17th Apr 2019 6:55 PM

WITH Gladstone among the key battlegrounds for the Federal Election, already residents have seen money promised for various projects.

Does election money match community leaders' wish lists?

WITH Gladstone among the key battlegrounds for the Federal Election, already residents have seen money promised for various projects.

Published a story 17th Apr 2019 6:41 PM

A $1-BILLION proposed metallurgical coal mine is a step closer with an announcement set to be made today.

$1b coal mine with estimated 950 jobs a step closer

A $1-BILLION proposed metallurgical coal mine is a step closer with an announcement set to be made today.

Published a story 17th Apr 2019 4:27 PM

A FIFTH-generation farmer will have his second bid at a political career as the Greens' candidate for Flynn at the upcoming federal election.

CQ farmer confirmed as Greens' candidate for Flynn

A FIFTH-generation farmer will have his second bid at a political career as the Greens' candidate for Flynn at the upcoming federal election.

Published a story 16th Apr 2019 6:16 PM

EASTER is just around the corner and it's  to be a busy few days for the Gladstone region.

Parking, fireworks, closures: A guide to Easter festivities

EASTER is just around the corner and it's to be a busy few days for the Gladstone region.

Published a story 14th Apr 2019 5:47 PM

FLYNN has been named as one of 20 electorates to suffer the worst impacts of climate change in 2050.

Flynn among top 20 worst affected by climate change

FLYNN has been named as one of 20 electorates to suffer the worst impacts of climate change in 2050.

Published a story 14th Apr 2019 1:14 PM

A MAN has been taken to Gladstone Hospita with significant burns sustained during a car fire.

Man hospitalised after suffering burns in car fire

A MAN has been taken to Gladstone Hospita with significant burns sustained during a car fire.

Published a story 12th Apr 2019 3:27 PM

A COMPANY planning to build a solar farm in Gladstone worries new regulations could force it to hire out-of-town workers.

Solar industry hits back at new Queensland regulations

A COMPANY planning to build a solar farm in Gladstone worries new regulations could force it to hire out-of-town workers.

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Tegan Annett has been a journalist at the Gladstone Observer since 2012. She started as a cadet reporter, while studying at CQUniversity. A Tannum Sands resident since 2005, this year she took on the role as deputy editor.