This is the human interest story of a couple with a 3year old child who financed through FMI  First Mortgage Investments P/L & were thrown out of their home because of misuse of due process by the court system &  finance providers

The owners of the home in Hunter St Torbanlea obtained a loan from First Mortgage investments Pty Ltd acting for First Mortgage Management Investments Pty Ltd

The local FC bailiff  was instructed under a warrant obtained by First Mortgage Investments Pty Ltd which was in question by the home owners as to its validity & legality but still was acted on by the bailiff

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Enjoy these great 20 more photos in series 2 of timber homes photographed at random over time to give one an idea of the character of some of the houses in this fantastic timber heritage city Maryborough Queensland Australia.No addresses revealed just the pics.

Series two of 20 more timber home in Maryborough QLD.

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Hervey Bay 100 marathon winner secures IRONMAN South America title

IRONMAN: The woman responsible for the greatest individual female performance in Hervey Bay 100 history has continued her dominance at the international level.

Sarah Crowley, the 2017 world long distance triathlon champion, was unbeatable on her march to victory in the open women’s race at the Beach House Hotel Hervey Bay 100 on November 18.

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Record-breaking Marlin hooked off the Fraser Coast Qld.

CROWDS gasped in awe as the heaviest black marlin Australia has seen in more than 30 years was weighed in Hervey Bay.

The gigantic 649kg fish was caught after a two-hour battle yesterday afternoon by Rob Crane aboard the 76ft Viking Boat Too Easy.

Less than 5kg off the world record, the marlin was so large it had to be winched by crane from the Gold Coast fishing crew’s boat to the Urangan Slipway.

The almost 650kg prize catch was caught on a $10 homemade lure east of Lady Musgrave Island.

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Plane factory to create 200 Fraser Coast new jobs

AN AEROPLANE factory is in motion to bring & provide 200 full-time, long-term jobs to the Fraser Coast.Qld.

Astro Aero will build a high-tech aircraft manufacturing facility on a greenfield site at the Hervey Bay Airport. Qld Australia

This was confirmed at Wednesday’s Fraser Coast Council meeting where mayor George Seymour flagged strong council support for both the aero factory and the $60million Rheinmetall/NIOA munitions factory set to be built in Maryborough.Qld

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HISTORIC: Never seen before photos of the Fraser Coast region uncovered

IN AN incredible twist of fate, 82 glass negatives from the late 1800s to early 1900s – donated by three different Fraser Coast families – have all found their way to the QLD Hervey Bay Historical Village and Museum.

There are many pieces to the pie-chart-like puzzle, starting with a pioneering family called the Hendersons who discovered the first lot of glass negatives under an old home in Pialba and donated the small collection to the museum about eight years ago.

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Thousands of bass fingerlings released into Lake Lenthall

THOUSANDS of Australian Bass fingerlings have been released into Lake Lenthall as part of an annual restocking program to rejuvenate the fish population.

The fingerlings were released by members of the Fraser Coast Fish
Stocking Association on Saturday in conjunction with Wide Bay Water and
Waste Services as part of National Water Week.

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Fatality on Bruce Highway Torbanlea Truck & car smash with 50 yr old woman from Bundaberg

Truck heading South collides with car coming out of Gympe St.

A SIMPLE mistake meant Cheree Vowles never made it home to Bundy after a trip to Hervey Bay on Sunday afternoon.

Witnesses state she did not stop or slow down at the intersection.

She died instantly from massive head & body injuries it appears.

ABOVE > Woman’s body is still in the car prior to any services arriving

The collision happened 4:45pm 9th June 2018 .

When I heard the heavy noises of braking, collisions & roll overs I knew it would be serious & I was on the scene within 60 secs of the fatal intersection collision.

Passers by & myself were in attendance & covered the body until services arrived.

Services,police & fire crews are now on the scene & the jaws of life are being used to extract the body of the dead woman.

The truck driver is in shock but uninjured

Some pics below I took at the scene just minutes ago

The accident happened outside my front driveway at Torbanlea on the Bruce Highway

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Maryborough High School Students to build, develop drones Fraser Coast Queensland Australia

THERE are about 50,000 drones flying in Australian skies at any one given time, according to Andrew Bradshaw, and as of July Maryborough Fraser Coast Qld students will just add to that growing number.

FLYING HIGH: Autonomous Technology CEO Andrew Bradshaw, Bruce Bell of Skills Generation and Graeme Nagle of Osprey Imagery with Head of Technology at MSHS Gavin Grantz and one of the drones that students will build and learn to fly from July 2018.Alistair Brightman

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