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The Daily Mercury
More than 900 jobs promised by State Govt during roadworkswill support 603 jobs over the life of the project. "Funding will also be allo
More than 900 jobs promised by State Govt during roadworks
The Daily Mercury / Posted an hour ago
will support 603 jobs over the life of the project. "Funding will also be allocated to several overtaking lanes on the Bruce Highway to improve the safety and efficiency of the national highway." Member for Mackay Julieanne Gilbert said $464... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Why family was pursued over crime it did not commitnotice had been issued after the occupants of a vehicle which was following one
Why family was pursued over crime it did not commit
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 11 hours ago
notice had been issued after the occupants of a vehicle which was following one of the firm's trucks southbound on the Bruce Highway near Bells Creek at 4.30am on July 13 claimed they had seen a lit cigarette fall from the driver's window. J... Read more
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Queensland Times
Why the government pursued a family business for over a yearnotice had been issued after the occupants of a vehicle which was following one
Why the government pursued a family business for over a year
Queensland Times / Posted 11 hours ago
notice had been issued after the occupants of a vehicle which was following one of the firm's trucks southbound on the Bruce Highway near Bells Creek at 4.30am on July 13 claimed they had seen a lit cigarette fall from the driver's window. J... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
‘Butt we’re non-smokers’: Firm fights littering finenotice had been issued after the occupants of a vehicle which was following one
‘Butt we’re non-smokers’: Firm fights littering fine
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 11 hours ago
notice had been issued after the occupants of a vehicle which was following one of the firm's trucks southbound on the Bruce Highway near Bells Creek at 4.30am on July 13 claimed they had seen a lit cigarette fall from the driver's window. J... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Bruce Highway closed after crashA person has been rushed to hospital in a serious condition after a crash on th
Bruce Highway closed after crash
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
A person has been rushed to hospital in a serious condition after a crash on the Bruce Highway near Sheehans Road, Gootchie which is about twenty kilometres south of Tiaro. The collision took place at 2.10pm and involved a car and truck. One person... Read more
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Brisbane Times
One person serious after Bruce Highway crash near TiaroMotorists were advised to avoid the Bruce Highway near Tiaro after a serious cr
One person serious after Bruce Highway crash near Tiaro
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
Motorists were advised to avoid the Bruce Highway near Tiaro after a serious crash on Friday afternoon that was affecting both directions of the road. A truck and car collided near Sheehans Road at Gootchie, about 20 kilometres south of Tiaro. One... Read more
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News Mail
Serious crash as truck and car collide on highway near TiaroUPDATE 3.25PM: A truck and a car have collided on the Bruce Highway at Gootchie
Serious crash as truck and car collide on highway near Tiaro
News Mail / Posted 3 days ago
UPDATE 3.25PM: A truck and a car have collided on the Bruce Highway at Gootchie. A spokesman for Police Media said he was unable to release details of any injuries suffered at the scene. He said the Forensic Crash Unit was at the scene of the... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
REVEALED: Bruce Highway most dangerous road in Queenslandwidening work on the Bruce Hwy, between Bajool and Midgee is expected to begin
REVEALED: Bruce Highway most dangerous road in Queensland
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
widening work on the Bruce Hwy, between Bajool and Midgee is expected to begin in the next six months under the $30 million Bruce Highway Safety Package. A Department of Transport and Main Roads spokesperson confirmed work crews were expected to be... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Decade of Bruce Hwy disgraceis sick and tired of being run down by semi-trailers and beeped at when doing t
Decade of Bruce Hwy disgrace
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
is sick and tired of being run down by semi-trailers and beeped at when doing the 60kmh speed limit on a section of the Bruce Highway. He’s fed up with seeing pothole after pothole and not knowing whether or not the road he uses to get home on... Read more
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News Mail
QAS overnight roundup: July 19woman in her 20s was transported in a stable condition to Mackay Base Hospital
QAS overnight roundup: July 19
News Mail / Posted 6 days ago
woman in her 20s was transported in a stable condition to Mackay Base Hospital after a single-vehicle rollover on the Bruce Highway at about 10.20pm. Currumbin – scooter crash Paramedics were called to Blamey Dr & Carlyle Dr at about 7.40pm... Read more
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News.com.au
Motorcyclist killed in north Qld crashin a highway crash just south of Townsville. The 37-year-old, from NSW, died w
Motorcyclist killed in north Qld crash
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
in a highway crash just south of Townsville. The 37-year-old, from NSW, died when his motorbike and a ute collided on the Bruce Highway at Alligator Creek on Monday afternoon. The ute driver wasn't hurt but the crash closed the highway for... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Motorcyclist killed in north Qld crashin a highway crash just south of Townsville. The 37-year-old, from NSW, died w
Motorcyclist killed in north Qld crash
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
in a highway crash just south of Townsville. The 37-year-old, from NSW, died when his motorbike and a ute collided on the Bruce Highway at Alligator Creek on Monday afternoon. The ute driver wasn't hurt but the crash closed the highway for... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Woman in her 20s rushed to hospital after crash on Bruce Hwyfrom Northern Beaches Police Station said about 3pm this afternoon the motorbik
Woman in her 20s rushed to hospital after crash on Bruce Hwy
The Daily Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
from Northern Beaches Police Station said about 3pm this afternoon the motorbike was travelling southbound along the Bruce Highway at Alligator Creek when it lost control. "As he's (the rider) approached the bridge it appear he's lost... Read more
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Daily Examiner
One dead after ute and motorbike crash on Bruce Hwyfrom Northern Beaches Police Station said about 3pm this afternoon the motorbik
One dead after ute and motorbike crash on Bruce Hwy
Daily Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
from Northern Beaches Police Station said about 3pm this afternoon the motorbike was travelling southbound along the Bruce Highway at Alligator Creek when it lost control "As he's (the rider) approached the bridge it appear he's lost... Read more
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Northern Star
One dead after ute and motorbike crash on Bruce Hwyfrom Northern Beaches Police Station said about 3pm this afternoon the motorbik
One dead after ute and motorbike crash on Bruce Hwy
Northern Star / Posted 6 days ago
from Northern Beaches Police Station said about 3pm this afternoon the motorbike was travelling southbound along the Bruce Highway at Alligator Creek when it lost control "As he's (the rider) approached the bridge it appear he's lost... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Motorcyclist killed in crash on Bruce HighwayA motorcyclist has died in a crash near Mackay that has closed the Bruce Highwa
Motorcyclist killed in crash on Bruce Highway
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
A motorcyclist has died in a crash near Mackay that has closed the Bruce Highway. Police believed a motorcyclist and a car collided about 3.20pm about 20 kilometres north of Sarina near Alligator Creek. A motorcyclist has died in a crash near... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Motorcyclist dies in Bruce Highway crashA MOTORCYCLIST has died in a serious crash on the Bruce Highway south of Mackay
Motorcyclist dies in Bruce Highway crash
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
A MOTORCYCLIST has died in a serious crash on the Bruce Highway south of Mackay. Paramedics were called to the crash site near Sarina at around 3.05pm, where the male motorcyclist had died. The crash also allegedly involved a four-wheel drive. The... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
UPDATE: Road closures and highway conditions for CQ8.30am: Main Roads reports the Bruce Highway is now open north of Marlborough b
UPDATE: Road closures and highway conditions for CQ
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
8.30am: Main Roads reports the Bruce Highway is now open north of Marlborough but a number of other roads remain closed due to flooding across the region. Authorities are urging motorists to be careful after reports of vehicles driving into... Read more
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The North West Star
Fatal crash causes chaos on Bruce Highwayare dead after separate crashed across Queensland Friday. A woman died after b
Fatal crash causes chaos on Bruce Highway
The North West Star / Posted 9 days ago
are dead after separate crashed across Queensland Friday. A woman died after being hit by an out-of-control car on the Bruce Highway near Mackay on Friday. About 12.10pm a utility was travelling north on the Bruce Highway at Kuttabul, about 40... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Fatal crash causes chaos on Bruce Highwayare dead after separate crashed across Queensland Friday. A woman died after b
Fatal crash causes chaos on Bruce Highway
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
are dead after separate crashed across Queensland Friday. A woman died after being hit by an out-of-control car on the Bruce Highway near Mackay on Friday. Two people are dead and another sustained serious injuries after two separate crashes... Read more
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The North West Star
Mackay accident: one dead in horror smashA 44-year-old woman died after two vehicles collided on the Bruce Highway near
Mackay accident: one dead in horror smash
The North West Star / Posted 9 days ago
A 44-year-old woman died after two vehicles collided on the Bruce Highway near Mackay after noon on Friday. A 44-year-old woman died after two vehicles collided on the Bruce Highway near Mackay after noon on Friday. The accident happened about... Read more
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The North West Star
Mackay accident: Horror smash closes Bruce Highwayhappened about 12.30pm on Friday where it is understood two vehicles, one of th
Mackay accident: Horror smash closes Bruce Highway
The North West Star / Posted 10 days ago
happened about 12.30pm on Friday where it is understood two vehicles, one of them a ute, have collided head-on on the Bruce Highway at The Leap. Seven News reported that a 44-year-old woman had died. Queensland Ambulance confirmed they had... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Horror smash closes Bruce Highwayhappened about 12.30pm on Friday where it is understood two vehicles, one of th
Horror smash closes Bruce Highway
Brisbane Times / Posted 10 days ago
happened about 12.30pm on Friday where it is understood two vehicles, one of them a ute, have collided head-on on the Bruce Highway at The Leap. The scene of a serious traffic crash near Mackay. Photo: Seven News Seven News reported that a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Serious crash shuts down highwayare treating at least four people involved in a serious crash north of Mackay t
Serious crash shuts down highway
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 days ago
are treating at least four people involved in a serious crash north of Mackay this afternoon. Two vehicles collided on the Bruce Highway at The Leap at about 12:20pm, and it is believed at least one of the vehicles rolled. Four ambulance units and... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Second person transported to hospital following crashesWhitsunday roads. A man, of an unknown age, has been taken to Proserpine Hospi
Second person transported to hospital following crashes
The Daily Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
Whitsunday roads. A man, of an unknown age, has been taken to Proserpine Hospital with neck pain following a crash on the Bruce Highway around 8am at Goorganga Plains. Queensland Fires services have reported they attended the scene but were not... Read more
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The North West Star
Government map shows M1 work should have 80:20 fundingTurnbull Government is providing more than $13 billion for infrastructure in Qu
Government map shows M1 work should have 80:20 funding
The North West Star / Posted 10 days ago
Turnbull Government is providing more than $13 billion for infrastructure in Queensland, including: $6.7 billion for the Bruce Highway, $1.14 billion for the Toowoomba Second Range Crossing, $914 million for Gateway Motorway North, $200 million... Read more
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The North West Star
Brisbane Traffic: Injured man cut free after Brendale crashtaken to the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital in a stable condition with che
Brisbane Traffic: Injured man cut free after Brendale crash
The North West Star / Posted 11 days ago
taken to the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital in a stable condition with chest and face injuries. Further north on the Bruce Highway, a single vehicle crash was causing headaches for commuters with one lane blocked southbound. Delays extended... Read more
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News.com.au
Driver survives horror head-on crashHe is in a serious but stable condition. Linkfield Rd is closed. Meanwhile, a
Driver survives horror head-on crash
News.com.au / Posted 11 days ago
He is in a serious but stable condition. Linkfield Rd is closed. Meanwhile, a crash that was causing a headache on the Bruce Highway north of Brisbane has cleared. Ute into a guard rail on the Bruce Hwy southbound at Caboolture near the big... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Injured man freed from wreck after collisioninjuries. Emergency services battle to rescue a man trapped in a car in Brenda
Injured man freed from wreck after collision
Brisbane Times / Posted 11 days ago
injuries. Emergency services battle to rescue a man trapped in a car in Brendale. Photo: Nine News Further north on the Bruce Highway, a single vehicle crash was causing headaches for commuters with one lane blocked southbound. Police said no... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Lanes blocked after highway crashA CRASH on the Bruce Highway north of Brisbane is expected to cause a headache
Lanes blocked after highway crash
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 days ago
A CRASH on the Bruce Highway north of Brisbane is expected to cause a headache for commuters, with southbound lanes completely blocked. Also this morning, paramedics raced to the scene of a head-on crash on Linkfield Road, near Pine Road, involving... Read more
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The North West Star
Sunshine Coast 'must detach brand from Clive Palmer': new Fairfax MPnominated five issues – mostly infrastructure projects - he wanted to push ahea
Sunshine Coast 'must detach brand from Clive Palmer': new Fairfax MP
The North West Star / Posted 12 days ago
nominated five issues – mostly infrastructure projects - he wanted to push ahead in his term. Those include widening the Bruce Highway to six lanes from the Caloundra turn-off to the Sunshine Motorway, building the new Maroochy Interchange,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Sunshine Coast 'must detach brand from Clive Palmer'nominated five issues – mostly infrastructure projects - he wanted to push ahea
Sunshine Coast 'must detach brand from Clive Palmer'
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 days ago
nominated five issues – mostly infrastructure projects - he wanted to push ahead in his term. Those include widening the Bruce Highway to six lanes from the Caloundra turn-off to the Sunshine Motorway, building the new Maroochy Interchange,... Read more
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Queensland Times
Teen dies in crash on highway in North Queenslandvehicle he was driving crash near Guthalungra. Preliminary information suggest
Teen dies in crash on highway in North Queensland
Queensland Times / Posted 14 days ago
vehicle he was driving crash near Guthalungra. Preliminary information suggest about 5.20am the man was travelling on the Bruce Highway, about 25kms north of Guthalungra and 50kms north of Bowen, when the vehicle rolled several times before... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Teen dies in crash on highway in North Queenslandvehicle he was driving crash near Guthalungra. Preliminary information suggest
Teen dies in crash on highway in North Queensland
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
vehicle he was driving crash near Guthalungra. Preliminary information suggest about 5.20am the man was travelling on the Bruce Highway, about 25kms north of Guthalungra and 50kms north of Bowen, when the vehicle rolled several times before... Read more
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News Mail
Teen dies in crash on highway in North Queenslandvehicle he was driving crash near Guthalungra. Preliminary information suggest
Teen dies in crash on highway in North Queensland
News Mail / Posted 14 days ago
vehicle he was driving crash near Guthalungra. Preliminary information suggest about 5.20am the man was travelling on the Bruce Highway, about 25kms north of Guthalungra and 50kms north of Bowen, when the vehicle rolled several times before... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Teen dies in crash on highway in North Queenslandvehicle he was driving crash near Guthalungra. Preliminary information suggest
Teen dies in crash on highway in North Queensland
The Daily Mercury / Posted 14 days ago
vehicle he was driving crash near Guthalungra. Preliminary information suggest about 5.20am the man was travelling on the Bruce Highway, about 25kms north of Guthalungra and 50kms north of Bowen, when the vehicle rolled several times before... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Teen dead after crashing off highwayA TEENAGER has died after his car overturned on the Bruce Highway. The 19-year
Teen dead after crashing off highway
The Courier Mail / Posted 14 days ago
A TEENAGER has died after his car overturned on the Bruce Highway. The 19-year-old man from Townsville was alone in the vehicled when the accident occurred about 50km north of Bowen. The car is believed to have rolled several times about 5.20am... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Teen dies in crash on highway in North Queenslandvehicle he was driving crash near Guthalungra. Preliminary information suggest
Teen dies in crash on highway in North Queensland
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
vehicle he was driving crash near Guthalungra. Preliminary information suggest about 5.20am the man was travelling on the Bruce Highway, about 25kms north of Guthalungra and 50kms north of Bowen, when the vehicle rolled several times before... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Design being drawn for Cooroy to Curra highway workto form the detailed design of Section D, which stretches from Woondum to Curra
Design being drawn for Cooroy to Curra highway work
The Daily Mercury / Posted 16 days ago
to form the detailed design of Section D, which stretches from Woondum to Curra. "This 26-kilometre section of the Bruce Highway will bypass Gympie, with the corridor running east of the town, close to the railway line until Old Maryborough... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Design being drawn for Cooroy to Curra highway workto form the detailed design of Section D, which stretches from Woondum to Curra
Design being drawn for Cooroy to Curra highway work
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
to form the detailed design of Section D, which stretches from Woondum to Curra. "This 26-kilometre section of the Bruce Highway will bypass Gympie, with the corridor running east of the town, close to the railway line until Old Maryborough... Read more
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Queensland Times
Design being drawn for Cooroy to Curra highway workto form the detailed design of Section D, which stretches from Woondum to Curra
Design being drawn for Cooroy to Curra highway work
Queensland Times / Posted 16 days ago
to form the detailed design of Section D, which stretches from Woondum to Curra. "This 26-kilometre section of the Bruce Highway will bypass Gympie, with the corridor running east of the town, close to the railway line until Old Maryborough... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Design being drawn for Cooroy to Curra highway workto form the detailed design of Section D, which stretches from Woondum to Curra
Design being drawn for Cooroy to Curra highway work
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 16 days ago
to form the detailed design of Section D, which stretches from Woondum to Curra. "This 26-kilometre section of the Bruce Highway will bypass Gympie, with the corridor running east of the town, close to the railway line until Old Maryborough... Read more
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News Mail
Design being drawn for Cooroy to Curra highway workto form the detailed design of Section D, which stretches from Woondum to Curra
Design being drawn for Cooroy to Curra highway work
News Mail / Posted 16 days ago
to form the detailed design of Section D, which stretches from Woondum to Curra. "This 26-kilometre section of the Bruce Highway will bypass Gympie, with the corridor running east of the town, close to the railway line until Old Maryborough... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Election 2016: Constituents grill Fisher candidatesunable to get jobs here on the coast," she said. "They need to move, leave the
Election 2016: Constituents grill Fisher candidates
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 days ago
unable to get jobs here on the coast," she said. "They need to move, leave their families and everything they know."Bruce Highway is no poor cousin Kris McCue, managing director of Stones Throw group, said it was time that Fisher voters had... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Capricornia and Flynn candidates’ final sayfor our agricultural sector. And in the longer term, to make four lane travel b
Capricornia and Flynn candidates’ final say
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 23 days ago
for our agricultural sector. And in the longer term, to make four lane travel between Gladstone to Rocky a reality on the Bruce Highway, building a port to port economic strategy. Kate Giamarelos, The Greens I BELIEVE we are at a pivotal time in... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Man killed in ute rolloverdied after the ute he was driving left the road and rolled in the state’s north
Man killed in ute rollover
The Courier Mail / Posted 25 days ago
died after the ute he was driving left the road and rolled in the state’s north. The crash happened about 7.40am on the Bruce Highway near Rollingstone, north of Townsville. The driver, aged in his 40s, died at the scene. He was travelling... Read more
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Weekly Times
Man dead, woman critical after Qld crashesa cyclist is fighting for life following separate crashes in north Queensland.
Man dead, woman critical after Qld crashes
Weekly Times / Posted 25 days ago
a cyclist is fighting for life following separate crashes in north Queensland. The man was killed when a ute rolled on the Bruce Highway at Rollingstone, near Townsville, just before 8am on Thursday. Another man aged in his 20s was taken to... Read more
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Herald Sun
Man dead, woman critical after Qld crashesa cyclist is fighting for life following separate crashes in north Queensland.
Man dead, woman critical after Qld crashes
Herald Sun / Posted 25 days ago
a cyclist is fighting for life following separate crashes in north Queensland. The man was killed when a ute rolled on the Bruce Highway at Rollingstone, near Townsville, just before 8am on Thursday. Another man aged in his 20s was taken to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Opinions divided as farmers fight negative portrayal of their record on reefbeen doing the right thing by the Great Barrier Reef — with or without BMP accr
Opinions divided as farmers fight negative portrayal of their record on reef
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 25 days ago
been doing the right thing by the Great Barrier Reef — with or without BMP accreditation. But a few kilometres down the Bruce Highway, his neighbour Chris Condon has taken a different approach and is embracing BMP. A relative newcomer to the... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Two people in hospital after two-vehicle crash at The Leapassessed by the Queensland Ambulance Service after a two-vehicle crash at the i
Two people in hospital after two-vehicle crash at The Leap
The Daily Mercury / Posted 26 days ago
assessed by the Queensland Ambulance Service after a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Yakapari- Seaforth Rd and the Bruce Highway at The Leap at 1pm. Two patients were taken to Mackay Base Hospital in a stable condition, one female patient... Read more
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