The Chronicle caught up with ecologist, Dr Sean Fitzgibbon and veterinarian, Dr Amber Gillett this week.
She works as a beauty therapist by day but in her free time, Lorrin Van Opdenbosch uses her skills to enhance the lives of people affected by cancer.
He shares a famous name but Hervey Bay's Dick Smith is more of a quiet achiever.
The 33-year-old was living at home with his parents when he began to collect a secret stash of stolen fishing equipment.
HOW much food does it take to fill the bellies of 9000 seafood lovers?
He may only be 23 but Sebastiaan de Kort has already established himself as an up-and-coming chef.
A HERVEY Bay police officer is still undergoing disease testing after a drunk Melanie Leah Roth spat directly into his face.
'It will be nice not having to worry about bills anymore.'
BEING engulfed by a giant bubble in front of her school mates was a unique way for Scarlett Louws to celebrate her birthday.
One of them was suspended for sleeping on duty.