Category Archives: Hervey Bay Businesses

Time for Some Optimism in Hervey Bay

Perhaps it’s time to think positively about the future of Hervey Bay. Continue reading

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SalonShop Opens in Hervey Bay

While times are tough in Hervey Bay some businesses still see this town as a worthwhile marketplace Continue reading

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Book Your Dental Appointment or Car Service Online in Hervey Bay

Two local businesses take their websites beyond being just informational sites. Continue reading

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Hervey Bay Pharmacy Goes Online

More and more people in Hervey Bay are turning to the Internet to find the information that they require. Turning to the Yellow Pages when you want to find some local information is becoming a thing of the past and … Continue reading

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The Tourism Slump Hits Local Business

A combination of a less than stellar whale season followed by bad weather over the Christmas holidays has certainly placed quite a bit of pressure on some tourist related businesses in Hervey Bay and in the past month  we’ve seen … Continue reading

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Crunch Day Ahead for Centro

Wednesday is crunch day for Centro for it’s on that day that the company either has to get approval from the banks to extend their debt repayment or go into receivership. If the banks do give Centro extra time then … Continue reading

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Is Centro Hervey Bay Up For Sale?

It certainly could be but whether or not such a sale will occur may well depend on how much pressure Centro’s creditors can apply to the company. The Sydney Morning Herald has published an interesting article on the status of … Continue reading

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Is Development Slowing in Hervey Bay?

Back on February 8 Strewth asked if the development bubble had burst here in Hervey Bay, something that the Gossip has been wondering about for some months now. Several times we’ve mentioned that there has been a slowdown for small … Continue reading

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Strewth is Back

It’s good to see that Strewth – the blog that throws a light on the less attractive side of Hervey Bay politics and local development – is back after a short break. It’s also good to see that it doesn’t … Continue reading

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The Future of Centro Hervey Bay

The end seems near for the Centro group of companies now that trading in Centro shares has been halted on the stock exchange. You can read that story here What that will mean for Centro Hervey Bay and the extensions … Continue reading

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