• Socialite begging on the streets - Gympie Times

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    Socialite begging on the streets
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    IT'S Skye Leckie as you've never seen her: dishevelled, sobbing and desperate, begging in a Sydney railway station. The socialite, known as Sydney's charity queen, may have won an Order of Australia Medal (OAM) for the millions she's raised, but right ...
  • REVEALED: First round of 2018 Helpmann Awards winners - Gympie Times

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    REVEALED: First round of 2018 Helpmann Awards winners
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    A US ex-pat, Seanna has been writing about the Australian entertainment industries for the past six years and is also a documentary producer, photographer and scuba diver. Full Profile Login to follow. 15th Jul 2018 7:15 PM. 0. BEAUTIFUL: The Carole ...and more »
  • GALLERY: Bush to Beach fundraiser a big hit - Gympie Times

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    GALLERY: Bush to Beach fundraiser a big hit
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    THE Rainbow Beach and Gympie region communities ensured last night's Bush to Beach 2 Fundraising Dinner was a roaring success. READ MORE. Rainbow Beach drought angel ready to help the west again. Headed by drought angel Tony Stewart and ...
  • 'Horrific' scene: Three dead in Perth - Gympie Times

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    'Horrific' scene: Three dead in Perth
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    A MOTHER and her two children are believed to be the victims of a gruesome killing in suburban Perth. Two people were found dead in a house in Ellenbrook - about half an hour northeast of Perth - with police calling the crime scene "complex and horrific".and more »
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  • Duo sparkles as Firebirds topple Giants - Gympie Times

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    Duo sparkles as Firebirds topple Giants
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    FIREBIRDS pair Gabi Simpson and Gretel Tippett have celebrated their Diamonds selection in style, with Queensland snapping a run of two straight losses with a 60-54 thrashing of the Giants at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre. The Firebirds dominated ...and more »
  • Blues trio first choice for Roos spine - Gympie Times

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    Blues trio first choice for Roos spine
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    NSW are set to take over the spine of the Kangaroos team with James Tedesco, Damien Cook and James Maloney in the box seat to replace Queensland's retired stars. The trio were among 12 Blues and just five Queenslanders named in Kangaroos coach ...and more »
  • Mariners on track for SCRU finals - Gympie Times

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    Mariners on track for SCRU finals
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    RUGBY: Fraser Coast Mariners needed a bonus point win when they returned to Urangan on Friday and that is exactly what they earned. The Walkers Rd Complex hosted a return of Friday Night Football when the Mariners took on Gympie Hammers.
  • Get on the bandwagon and bag a 'green' freebie - Gympie Times

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    Get on the bandwagon and bag a 'green' freebie
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    REUSABLE shopping bags are now a must-have and will be distributed to The Gympie Times readers as of next Wednesday, July 18. To help out the environment, all businesses have ceased distribution of single-use plastic shopping bags as of July 1 and ...
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  • UPDATE: Witness captures footage of mystery Gympie shed fire - Gympie Times

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    UPDATE: Witness captures footage of mystery Gympie shed fire
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    UPDATE 4:30pm. WITNESS video footage has emerged of the shed fire at a Ray St property in Gympie this afternoon. Flames are visible in the early stages of the video, and smoke can be seen billowing into the air throughout. The fire started at ...
  • BREAKING: Shed fire at Gympie house - Gympie Times

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    BREAKING: Shed fire at Gympie house
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    BREAKING 3:45pm. EMERGENCY services remain on the scene of a reported house fire on Ray St, Gympie. At least two fire crews and an Ambulance unit were on the scene after initial reports came through at approximately 3:26pm. It is unclear at this stage ...
  • Why Thai cave boys were sedated - Gympie Times

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    Why Thai cave boys were sedated
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    ONE of the divers who played a critical role in the rescue of the 12 Thai soccer boys and their coach believes the kids would not have made it out had they not been drugged. Retired Perth vet Craig Challen and Adelaide anaesthetist Richard "Harry ...
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  • Pacquiao snaps nine-year curse - Gympie Times

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    Pacquiao snaps nine-year curse
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    MANNY Pacquiao clinched his 60th victory with a seventh-round knockout Sunday of Argentinian Lucas Matthysse, his first stoppage in nine years. Pacquiao said he worked hard but was surprised by the swift win in the World Boxing Association welterweight ...and more »
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  • Tracy Grimshaw hits back at paps with makeup-free selfie - Gympie Times

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    Tracy Grimshaw hits back at paps with makeup-free selfie
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    TRACY Grimshaw has posted a makeup-free selfie on Instagram to thwart paparazzo's who were trying to capture unflattering photos of her. The A Current Affair host shared two photos with her fans and accompanied them with a tongue in cheek caption.and more »
  • How Meghan's $1.3m wardrobe compares - Gympie Times

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    How Meghan's $1.3m wardrobe compares
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    WHILE Kate Middleton is known as the queen of thrift thanks to her penchant for recycling outfits and high street brands, Meghan Markle is fast getting a reputation for being a designer princess. In the months since marrying Prince Harry, the Duchess ...and more »
  • Teen dies in motorbike crash - Gympie Times

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    Teen dies in motorbike crash
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    Paramedics were unable to revive the 17-year-old boy, who was found on Kurumba St at Kippa Ring at around 12.20am. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Police said it’s thought the bike was the only vehicle involved but are urging anyone who ...and more »
  • 'Pretty plane girl' slams passengers - Gympie Times

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    'Pretty plane girl' slams passengers
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    AN UNIDENTIFIED woman dubbed #PrettyPlaneGirl on Twitter has broken her silence on the "Plane bae" story, slamming two of her fellow Alaska Airlines passengers for photographing her and inventing a "false" narrative of a supposed romantic connection ...
    The woman in the #PlaneBae saga breaks her silence — she says she's been 'shamed, insulted, and harassed' since ...Business Insider
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  • Gross reason you should never flush with seat up - Gympie Times

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    Gross reason you should never flush with seat up
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    WE ALL know how important it is to wash our hands and we mastered toilet training many, many years ago. But there is one loo rule that not everyone obeys … and in not doing so you could be exposing yourself to millions of nasty germs. Not putting the ...and more »
  • Mystery of man who went to the shop and disappeared forever - Gympie Times

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    Mystery of man who went to the shop and disappeared forever
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    ANDREW Dymott vanished on the most ordinary of days, a family barbecue at his sister's house at Mt Eliza, south of Melbourne. Sometime in the early afternoon, Rachel Grace remembers, her brother said he was going to go to the shop. She watched Andy ...and more »
  • RECORD BREAKER: Coldest morning of the decade hits Gympie - Gympie Times

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    RECORD BREAKER: Coldest morning of the decade hits Gympie
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    IT'S official, folks. Gympie shivered through its coldest morning of the decade on Saturday, as minimum temperatures felt around the region dipped slightly below zero to enter the record books for this year and beyond. Both the Bureau of Meteorology ...and more »
  • Sizzling Zoustyle excites trainer - Gympie Times

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    Sizzling Zoustyle excites trainer
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    EXCITING youngster Zoustyle will be sent for a spell after another sizzling win at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday as trainer Tony Gollan plots a long-term plan to aim at next year's Sydney autumn carnival. Zoustyle did it easily in front under Brad ...
  • WE DID IT: JT is coming to Gympie - Gympie Times

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    WE DID IT: JT is coming to Gympie
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    WATCH: Gympie Time sports writer loses her mind over JT news. NRL legend Johnathan Thurston has been won over and will head to Gympie on December 10. When asked if he would come to Gympie, JT said "how could I say no". JT is as happy as we are ...
  • BIG FREEZE: Cold weekend could set a record for Gympie - Gympie Times

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    BIG FREEZE: Cold weekend could set a record for Gympie
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    BRISBANE may be set for a chilly weekend, but predicted overnight lows of 6C in the capital is nothing compared to what's in store for Gympie. The Bureau of Meteorology forecasts the cold snap already felt around the region to continue for at least the ...
  • MAP: Grab a bargain at Gympie's garage sales this weekend - Gympie Times

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    MAP: Grab a bargain at Gympie's garage sales this weekend
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    LOOKING to grab a bargain in Gympie this weekend? Then you'll want to check out the garage sales that are on around the region - who knows, you might stumble on something you never knew you needed. And to help, we've got a handy map of them right ...
  • Gympie Times' audience grows 10% in 6 months, don't miss out - Gympie Times

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    Gympie Times' audience grows 10% in 6 months, don't miss out
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    EXCLUSIVE FOOTAGE: Bruce Hwy, Normanby Bridge closed after truck accident: EXCLUSIVE FOOTAGE: The Gympie Police have confirmed Normanby Bridge and both lanes of the Bruce Highway will be closed for "at least an hour or two" following a truck ...
  • Gympie 'panther sighting' knocked back by research group - Gympie Times

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    Gympie 'panther sighting' knocked back by research group
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    REPORTS OF a possible 'panther sighting' north of Gympie this week have been rejected by the Australian Big Cat Research Group. RELATED: * NEW EVIDENCE: Woman snaps 'big cat' photos near Gympie. * Memories of 'panther' clear as day. *Gympie ...and more »
  • How Johnny Depp blew $880 million - Gympie Times

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    How Johnny Depp blew $880 million
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    After a few too many flop movies and a boatload of bad press, he's a far cry from the Hollywood leading man bringing in the huge paychecks he could once command. Sure, as central character in J.K. Rowling's much anticipated flick Fantastic Beasts: The ...and more »
  • Flight fury: 'This is an absolute joke' - Gympie Times

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    Flight fury: 'This is an absolute joke'
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    A PASSENGER was stunned when the airline cancelled her flight - and put her on a new one that gave her just 25 minutes in her destination. Mairéad Sweeney, 24, a financial analyst, had booked flights with Ryanair to the Portuguese capital of Lisbon as ...and more »
  • MasterChef star left homeless - Gympie Times

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    MasterChef star left homeless
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    Venn and her family had just sold their Melbourne home, with some of the funds from the sale to be used to purchase a dream property on the Mornington Peninsula. Instead, the family, including two young children, ended up being plunged into a nightmare ...and more »
  • Picture of Origin players kissing leads to backlash - Gympie Times

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    Picture of Origin players kissing leads to backlash
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    AN IMAGE of two female footballers from opposing teams locking lips in a kiss has sparked a backlash from a handful of fans online, leading the NRL to back the photo. A photo of women's State of Origin players Karina Brown, who plays for Queensland ...and more »
  • Free travel insurance stacks up - Gympie Times

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    Free travel insurance stacks up
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    USING free travel insurance provided by credit card providers can seem scary. There's no confirmation, policy number or policy documents, and you must rely on their word that you will be covered if things go wrong on your holiday. However, this ...and more »
  • 'The gross thing my patient tried to do' - Gympie Times

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    'The gross thing my patient tried to do'
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    JUNIOR doctors on hospital wards around the world experience some pretty wild events. One doctor, UK-based Adam Kay, kept a diary of his experiences on the wards, with some eye opening, heartbreaking, and funny results. Below is an extract from his ...and more »
  • The city of kidnapped children - Gympie Times

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    The city of kidnapped children
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    EXCLUSIVE. THE sister of a girl snatched in one of Australia's most baffling unsolved child abduction cases is calling for all evidence in long-term missing children cases to be urgently retested for DNA. Joanne Ratcliffe, 11, and Kirste Gordon, 4 ...and more »
  • Man killed after high speed crash into powerlines - Gympie Times

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    Man killed after high speed crash into powerlines
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    A GOLD Coast man has been killed in a "traumatic" high speed crash where he was thrown from a vehicle and onto powerlines at Pimpama last night. The 24-year-old from Willow Vale was driving west along Yawalpah Road when he left the roadway near ...and more »
  • Nudist rental home rocked by claims of sex crimes - Gympie Times

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    Nudist rental home rocked by claims of sex crimes
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    A RENTAL home in the tourist hotspot of Honolulu where nudists hold naked yoga parties is under scrutiny with allegations of criminal activity at the so-called "Freedom House," including prostitution, sexual assault and child sex crimes. Investigations ...and more »
  • Why everyone is obsessed with this Netflix movie - Gympie Times

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    Why everyone is obsessed with this Netflix movie
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    Unless they're by a high profile director like Noah Baumbach or stars someone like Will Smith, Netflix movies usually end up on the service among all the other pieces of content, lost in the crowd. But over the last week, the internet has been ...and more »
  • PR boss fired for ultimate blunder - Gympie Times

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    PR boss fired for ultimate blunder
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    NETFLIX has fired its chief communications officer after he made "insensitive remarks" in a meeting with colleagues, reportedly using the N-word multiple times. According to The Hollywood Reporter, in a memo sent out to staff, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings ...and more »
  • Second man charged over rape - Gympie Times

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    Second man charged over rape
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    A SECOND man has been charged with abducting and raping a woman who was waiting for a friend on a Melbourne street when she was picked up in a car and sexually assaulted. The 26-year-old Doreen resident handed himself into police last night and ...and more »
  • Queensland confident enforcer Napa will play Origin II - Gympie Times

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    Queensland confident enforcer Napa will play Origin II
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    QUEENSLAND coach Kevin Walters expects prop Dylan Napa to overcome an ankle injury and play in Sunday night's must-win State of Origin game two in Sydney. A final decision was to be made on Napa after the Maroons' captain's run at ANZ Stadium on ...and more »
  • Mystery of vanished 'Lotto man' - Gympie Times

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    Mystery of vanished 'Lotto man'
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    EACH time the stepdaughter of missing Lotto man John Duff learns a body has been discovered her heart "skips a beat" and she hopes it's the day she finally gets closure after 15 years. That closure has never arrived, and the disappearance of Duff ...and more »
  • Secret meaning of hand signals by Swiss players - Gympie Times

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    Secret meaning of hand signals by Swiss players
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    ALBANIA'S national flag was at the centre of Switzerland's 2-1 victory over Serbia on Saturday morning at the World Cup. Granit Xhaka and Xherdan Shaqiri celebrated their goals by making a nationalist symbol of their ethnic Albanian heritage. Both ...and more »
  • Perfect conditions for a huge day at the Gympie races - Gympie Times

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    Perfect conditions for a huge day at the Gympie races
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    The gates have opened and the local racing action starts at 1.15pm. Tonnes of prizes to win, including a NEW CAR. So throw on your jacket and or your fascinator and get yourself trackside today. It's going to be huge. Enjoy a few champagnes with friends.
  • The rules to break to get rich - Gympie Times

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    The rules to break to get rich
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    WE'RE taught a lot of rules when we're growing up. Don't self-promote, it's not polite. Study hard - that way you'll guarantee a good future. Knowledge is power - so store it up! Be prepared to work harder than anyone else - it's how you get to the top ...and more »
  • Both business and personal tax covered by Gympie based giant - Gympie Times

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    Both business and personal tax covered by Gympie based giant
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    The company has three offices - a head office here in Gympie plus offices in Bundaberg and Brisbane. Inja Jarick is principal for Gympie and is very much at home here. Ms Jarick, who said she is "fairly good with numbers” has more than 27 years ...
  • Mum irate after kids 'held hostage' on Gympie school bus - Gympie Times

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    Mum irate after kids 'held hostage' on Gympie school bus
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    A GYMPIE mother of four was shocked to learn a school bus driver refused to let her children off a school bus in an angry outburst over a tear in a bus seat yesterday. Elizabeth Walker said her upset high school children arrived home yesterday ...
  • OPEN BEAUTY: How you can inspect Gympie's top properties - Gympie Times

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    OPEN BEAUTY: How you can inspect Gympie's top properties
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    WELCOME to 21 Tipuana Terrace, Nahrunda - a unique family home with so many extras. It is just one of many stunning Gympie properties available for inspection this weekend (see the map below). Featuring polished cork floors, raked timber ceilings and ...
  • Gympie firm have your tax time answers - Gympie Times

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    Gympie firm have your tax time answers
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    CELEBRATING their 70th year in practice, Brown Macaulay & Warren Chartered Accountants are all about real value and offering a complete service for all your financial needs. The young dynamic team consists of three directors, Gary Young, Damien ...
  • Gympie Touch grand final royalty set for battle - Gympie Times

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    Gympie Touch grand final royalty set for battle
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    Touch Footy: It will be a battle of grand final royalty in the Men's A-grade tonight at 8pm with Cottontail Limos and Ag Solutions going head-to-head for the fourth season in a row. Despite Ag Solutions leading the table, Cottontail Limos have been ...
  • Cooloola man broke every bone in this puppy's body - Gympie Times

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    Cooloola man broke every bone in this puppy's body
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    THE plucky Staffordshire terrier pup's only offence was to be a puppy, but that was enough for a cruel owner to break "virtually every bone in its body," an appalled RSPCA prosecuter said in Gympie yesterday. RSPCA prosecuting officer Tracey Jackson ...and more »
  • 8 people wanted for questioning in Gympie - Gympie Times

    8 people wanted for questioning in Gympie
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    DO YOU know any of these people? Gympie police are seeking help from the public in identifying 8 people who may be able to assist them in their inquiries over alleged and still outstanding offences stretching back more than a year. The images may ...
  • Ex-NRL player fronts Gympie court on steroids charges - Gympie Times

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    Ex-NRL player fronts Gympie court on steroids charges
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    A GYMPIE body builder, described as a former NRL player, was jailed with immediate parole on Monday. Paul Loris Bishop, 41, pleaded guilty in Gympie Magistrates Court to unlawful possession of three different steroids, including testosterone, on April 12.and more »