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UNIQUE TOWER HILL OUTBACK HORSE RACE MEET RETURNS

One of Queensland's few remaining grass-fed horse racing events returned to the outback at the weekend, after a three-year hiatus due to drought.

HISTORY HITS THE ROAD AT NEW VINTAGE VEHICLE DISPLAY

A team of volunteers raise $70,000 to build them a new home for to restore and maintain central Queensland's historic vehicles.

FOUR DECADES OF FRIENDSHIP FOR BALLET'S LI CUNXIN AND BEN STEVENSON

It is nearly 40 years since Li Cunxin, one of the world's most famous ballet stars and subject of the film Mao's Last Dancer, met renowned choreographer Ben Stevenson.

'CAMEL WHISPERER' WALKING 19 CAMELS FROM THE OUTBACK TO THE OCEAN

Armed with swags and 20 tins of spaghetti each, a family has set off to walk 19 rare white camels across the desert to raise awareness of youth suicide.

'WE'RE GOING TO BEAT THEM': VICTORY CONFIDENT OF SPOILING SYDNEY FC'S A-LEAGUE DREAM

Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat says his side has "all the confidence in the world" and vows to squash Sydney FC's hopes of a dream A-League double in next Sunday's grand final.

'THEY CONTINUE TO INSPIRE US': BATTLE OF CORAL SEA BRAVERY REMEMBERED 75 YEARS ON

Donald Trump sends a message of thanks to Australia's veterans as commemorations begin to mark the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Coral Sea, which paved the way for a strong and important alliance between the US and Australia.

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City Information & Statistics

Hervey Bay /ˈhɑːrvi ˈbeɪ/ is a city in the state of Queensland, Australia. The city is situated approximately 290 kilometres (180 mi) or 3½ hours' highway drive north of the state capital, Brisbane. It is a natural bay between the Queensland mainland and nearby Fraser Island. The local economy relies on tourism which is based primarily around whale watching in Platypus Bay to the north, access to Fraser Island, accessible recreational fishing and boating and the natural north facing, calm beaches with wide undeveloped foreshore zones. At June 2015, Hervey Bay had an estimated urban population of 52,288. At 1.2 percent, the 5-year average annual population growth is modest compared to 1.5 percent nationally. It has a median age of 45, significantly higher than the national average of 37. View More Information at Wikipedia

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