Latest stories from the Fraser Coast

You'll Relish the chance to savour taste sensations at festival

Camp oven cooking guru Ranger Nick will be one of the special guests at this year’s Relish Food and Wine Festival in Queensland’s Heritage City of Maryborough.

Read more » 12/06/2018

Children's author to add her own magic to Mary Poppins Festival

Author and illustrator of the Ruby Red Shoes series Kate Knapp will bring her own brand of magic to the Mary Poppins Festival this June-July school holidays in Maryborough.

Read more » 11/06/2018

Fleet blessing to celebrate start of whale watching season

Roving entertainers, tasty food stalls and fun children’s rides will all be part of Hervey Bay’s traditional Blessing of the Fleet which signals the start of the whale watching season on July 21 this year.

Read more » 11/06/2018

Fraser Coast on show in Sydney and Brisbane

A delegation of local tourism operators has been in Sydney and Brisbane this week as a part of a Fraser Coast Tourism & Events 2018 Trade Mentoring program.

Read more » 07/06/2018

Bookings already being taken to dive on ex-HMAS Tobruk

Hervey Bay scuba diving companies are already accepting tentative bookings for divers keen to see the ex-HMAS Tobruk as soon as tours begin.

Read more » 05/06/2018

Whale I never! Quirky facts about humpbacks revealed.

Hervey Bay is a top whale watching destination, not only for tourists but also for researchers who have revealed some quirky facts about the giant mammals.

Read more » 16/05/2018

Don't want to drive to Relish? Take a boat or bus instead!

Taking a boat or a bus to the Relish Food and Wine Festival in Maryborough are two alternatives Hervey Bay residents have to driving on June 2.

Read more » 10/05/2018