Fraser Coast Chronicle says..We’d like a medicinal cannabis industry on the Fraser Coast

THERE has been huge support for the idea of a cannabis facility, similar to the one that will be built in Casino, on the Fraser Coast.

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In a stunning coup, Richmond Valley Council is poised to become the centre of Australia’s burgeoning medicinal cannabis industry after securing an agreement with a Canadian company to build a $50-$100 million cannabis greenhouse and processing plant in Casino.

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THE BURRUM DISTRICT CELEBRATES THE LIFE THAT WAS MALCOM RONALD CHARD @ THE BURRUM DISTRICT COMMUNITY CENTRE @ HOWARD FRASER COAST

Today the 29th September 2017 the community celebrated the life that was Malcolm Ronald Chard. He gave so much to the local community in the Howard district & will be fondly remembered by all by what he did & gave to those around him & beyond.

CELEBRATING HOW HE LIVED NOT HOW HE DIED

Vic Burgess delivered an address to the respecting crown attending which esposed the virtues of the man that was Malcolm Ronald Chard. He will be fondly remembered by all.

We all share in the grief of his family & know that Mal will always be there close to our hearts.

I attended the ceremony with respect to the man who served his community well.

The following images are just some indication of the adulation the mourners felt.

R.I.P. Malcom Ronald Chard 27th March 1948-21st September 2017-69 years

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Cinema complex, six-storey office block in Hervey Bay approved by Fraser Coast Regional Council

A $60 MILLION dollar shopping centre and cinema development has been given the green light by the Fraser Coast Regional Council.

Including a roof deck, underground car park, office buildings, a cinema and food court, the Urraween development was given the tick of approval by 10 of the 11 councillors.

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Some very Interesting things you should know about the Fraser Coast Qld

Enjoy your history?

Or perhaps you are new in town and you’re interested in gaining an interesting insight about Fraser Coast history.

Created here is a list of some interesting facts you may or may not know about the Fraser Coast Region.

MARYBOROUGH

Maryborough was originally named because of the Mary River running through the town.

The Mary River was in turn named after Lady Mary Lennox, wife of Sir Charles Augustus Fitzroy, then Governor of the colony of New South Wales. Both the town and river were named in September 1847, two months before Lady Lennox died in a coach accident in December of 1847.

Flooding of the Mary River in 1893

Did you know?

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Money CASH STASH in the tens of thousands of dollars found in recycled cabinet at a Hervey Bay market Qld Fraser Coast

Photo: Police are hoping someone may recognise this TV cabinet, found at a Hervey Bay recycling market.

A man discovered a cash windfall of thousands of dollars when the draw fell out of a cabinet he had just purchased from a council recycling market in southern Queensland.

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FRASER COAST Qld Touch Football confirms date for the 2018 Junior State Cup after 7,000 persons swarmed on the Fraser Coast Area in 2017

BOOKED OUT-SOLD OUT-FRASER COAST QLD AUSTRALIA REJOICES IN ACCOMMODATION OVERLOAD.

QUEENSLAND Touch Football has confirmed the dates of the 2018 Junior State Cup.

The organisation’s biggest event of the year will be held in Hervey Bay from July 12-14.

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A marijuana farm on the Fraser Coast is not a silly idea…!!!

THE Fraser Coast IS the ideal place for a medicinal marijuana farm.

Jannean Dean thinks so. The long-term local and aspiring politician believes our climate and job shrinkages make the region ripe for the green rush industry.

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THE TIMBER CITY SHINES WITH THESE SET OF 20-Series 1 TIMBER HOMES IN MARYBOROUGH QLD AUSTRALIA-MORE TO COME

Enjoy these great photos 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 one of 20 timber home in Maryborough QLD.

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Luxury rambles into Hervey Bay: work starts on $140m RV lifestyle Fraser Coast Qld

A LUXURY $140 million RV resort is officially under way in Hervey Bay.

The first sod will be turned on Wednesday at the site of Latitude25, a gated community specifically designed for RV and lifestyle enthusiasts.

The development, at Spring Way, Nikenbah, spans 20 hectares and will eventually be home to about 530 people in up to 281 homes.

It encompasses two lakes, green open space, parks, picnic areas and a $5 million state-of-the-art clubhouse and leisure centre.

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Maryborough tops locations from Wotif.com on Queensland’s biggest higlights for tourism for Easter holidays

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MOVE over Noosa, step aside Surfers Paradise and bye-bye Brisbane.

Queensland tourism has a new star – Maryborough.

The historic Queensland town, which has an annual festival devoted to Mary Poppins in June, has recorded a huge surge in tourist bookings for the Easter holidays, according to leading travel website Wotif.com.

Hotel bookings for the town, 30km southwest of Hervey Bay, have skyrocketed 75 per cent for the holiday period compared with the same time last year.

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