The Esplanade face of Delfino’s Resort here in Hervey Bay has been undergoing something of a change in the last week or two. Dom’s Cantina once occupied the area at the front of Delfino’s but that closed over 12 months ago and since then the front has looked a little sad with the doors firmly … Read moreChanging the Face of Delfino’s in Hervey Bay
The annual Hervey Bay Esplanade Festival kicks off from 10am on Saturday and there’ll be something for all the family. As usual the festival will be spread along the Esplanade from Scarness to Torquay and there’s even a free bus if all that walking is too much for you.
Hervey Bay City Council have been busy adding a new feature to the joint bikeway/footpath on the Esplanade over the last few weeks. Exercise stations have been appearing at regular intervals along the pathway. Each station is fitted with two pieces of equipment that are free for anyone to use. Instructions are provided on plaques … Read moreExercise Equipment on the Esplanade
The view from the Hervey Bay Council Chambers When theÂ Hervey BayÂ Town PlanÂ was released the week before last the Hervey Bay Gossip just had to add it’s 2 cents worth to the debate. Over the weekend Hervey Bay Councillor Sue Brooks took the time to add some comments to the piece. Those comments are important and … Read moreThe Hervey Bay Town Plan – A Councillor Has Her Say
Ted looks like he’s been taking lessons from the John Howard School for Dealing With Difficult Questions. Well the town plan for Hervey Bay has been approved and the buildings are going to rise higher in some parts of the town. I can understand why some people are already feeling angry about the new plan … Read moreHervey Bay Town Plan
Work finally began yesterday on removing the crane at the Peppers resort. The crane has dominated the Urangan and Hervey Bay skyline for quite some time and the removal has aroused considerable interest. Even before the sun was fully up this morning residents were down at the site watching – and even filming – the … Read moreThe Peppers’ Crane is Coming Down
A drive along The Esplanade yesterday showed that the fears some people had that the increased cost of fuel would impact on tourists this Christmas and New Year Holidays were groundless. All the caravan parks were full and many of the units and resorts along The Esplanade were exhibiting no vacancy signs. As early as … Read moreHoliday Time in Hervey Bay
Ah the title takes me back to the days of my youth when Holden sin bins were all the rage but this is not about tarted up Holden panel vans. This article is about Wicked Campers and if you’ve lived in Hervey Bay for more than five days then I’m sure that you will have … Read moreWicked Vans
The frightful looking mess on the foreshore at the end of Bideford Street, Torquay is set for completion by the middle of December. And then we have roadworks to look forward to. Those roadworks will commence in February and are scheduled for completion in May.
Thanks to the civic mindedness and the generosity of the Hervey Bay Boat Club our local police now have two new vehicles to add to their fleet. The Boat Club recently handed over two new 360cc Kawasaki quad bikes for the police to use in beach patrols and in the Esplanade precinct as well as … Read moreThumbs Up to the Hervey Bay Boat Club