June 2019

Published a story 7th Jun 2019 1:22 AM

AS AUSTRALIA moves to put the official stamp on a trade deal with Hong Kong, trade between the port region in southern China and Gladstone has ground to a halt.

Exports to Hong Kong halt as Aust moves on trade deal

AS AUSTRALIA moves to put the official stamp on a trade deal with Hong Kong, trade between the port region in southern China and Gladstone has ground to a halt.

Published a story 2nd Jun 2019 9:46 AM

SANTOS chief executive Kevin Gallagher has stood by the company's decision to build two LNG trains at Curtis Island, despite recent concerns

Santos CEO backs train decision on Curtis Island

SANTOS chief executive Kevin Gallagher has stood by the company's decision to build two LNG trains at Curtis Island, despite recent concerns

May 2019

Published a story 22nd May 2019 6:24 PM

Glenn Butcher has played down a potential bloodbath for the Queensland Government during next year's election following the Coalition's federal election victory

MP speaks out on Adani process, election result

Glenn Butcher has played down a potential bloodbath for the Queensland Government during next year's election following the Coalition's federal election victory

Published a story 22nd May 2019 6:22 PM

CLEAN-up works at the critically acclaimed Wilson Island are complete, allowing Aldesta Hotels to dive into the next step for the island's reopening.

CQ island getaway on track for Spring guests

CLEAN-up works at the critically acclaimed Wilson Island are complete, allowing Aldesta Hotels to dive into the next step for the island's reopening.

Published a story 21st May 2019 7:12 PM

PETER O'Sullivan has denied involvement in the Gladstone Ports Corporation's decision to suspend a contractor who asked Bill Shorten about tax.

O'Sullivan denies involvement in contractor's suspension

PETER O'Sullivan has denied involvement in the Gladstone Ports Corporation's decision to suspend a contractor who asked Bill Shorten about tax.

Published a story 20th May 2019 2:03 PM

FLYNN voters sent a clear message to the major parties during this year's federal election, showing the biggest support for One Nation in Queensland.

REVEALED: Flynn shows biggest support for One Nation in Qld

FLYNN voters sent a clear message to the major parties during this year's federal election, showing the biggest support for One Nation in Queensland.

Published a story 20th May 2019 11:59 AM

LABOR'S candidate for Flynn has congratulated incumbent Nationals' MP Ken O'Dowd for retaining the seat for another three years.

Beers congratulates O'Dowd on election win

LABOR'S candidate for Flynn has congratulated incumbent Nationals' MP Ken O'Dowd for retaining the seat for another three years.

Published a story 19th May 2019 4:46 PM

TIPPED as a key seat in the Federal Election, Flynn was expected to have a cliffhanger result but within hours of counting it was clear how the electorate voted

'Quite pleasing': O'Dowd speaks out on surprise lead

TIPPED as a key seat in the Federal Election, Flynn was expected to have a cliffhanger result but within hours of counting it was clear how the electorate voted

Published a story 19th May 2019 12:14 PM

POLITICAL experts say a shake-up is needed in the Australian Labor Party to regain support in regional areas including Flynn.

Political experts: What went wrong for Labor in Flynn

POLITICAL experts say a shake-up is needed in the Australian Labor Party to regain support in regional areas including Flynn.

Published a story 18th May 2019 9:42 PM

DESPITE ABC and Sky News declaring Ken O'Dowd as the winner of the seat for Flynn, the incumbent Nationals member says it's still too early to call it.

O'Dowd says it's too early to declare a win

DESPITE ABC and Sky News declaring Ken O'Dowd as the winner of the seat for Flynn, the incumbent Nationals member says it's still too early to call it.

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Tegan Annett has been a journalist at the Gladstone Observer since 2012. She started as a cadet reporter, while studying at CQUniversity. A Tannum Sands resident since 2005, this year she took on the role as deputy editor.