Rain buckets down in Maryborough just after 2pm on Tuesday, December 4. Bazaar St
Rain buckets down in Maryborough just after 2pm on Tuesday, December 4. Bazaar St Boni Holmes

Fraser Coast wide power outage affects 32,000 residents

MORE than 32,000 Fraser Coast residents are without power as severe thunderstorms lash the region.

According to Ergon Energy, the loss of power is due to unknown damage requiring emergency repairs.

Ergon is unsure how long the repairs will take and when the power will resume.

The affected areas spread from Glenwood to Bundaberg. 


Alone and injured on isolated property for eight hours

Alone and injured on isolated property for eight hours

The ice of a midwinter night was closing in, and she was all alone.

Rig build maintains local focus

Rig build maintains local focus

EASTERNWELL'S rig build project continues to provide benefits.

Eight years on, mum still haunted by son's suicide

Eight years on, mum still haunted by son's suicide

It's time to talk about mental health in the bush