Get your photo taken with Santa!

Pop into the Bribie Island Shopping Centre for your 2015 Santa photo and meet the merry man in red in person. Santa is arriving on Monday 7 December and will be located outside Target. He will be available daily from 10am – 1pm until Christmas Eve (except Sundays). Every child who meets Santa will receive a […]

Where to see Bribie Island’s best Christmas lights 2015

Here it is, the most comprehensive list of Bribie Island Christmas Lights for 2015, submitted by readers. Sandstone Point and Ningi also included! Do you have an address you’d like to add to this list? Please leave a comment below, leave a comment on the Our Bribie Facebook Page, or send us an email; Banksia Beach […]

Bribie Island fishing report: 26 November

With all this talk about school mackerel over the last few weeks I thought I had better show you an example of these hard fighting good tasting fish. This week’s picture is a good example of the quality of the fish that are around at the moment. These fish were two of seven caught out […]

Bribie Island fishing report: 19 November

It is very hard to write a column every week when everything ticks along nicely and the same stuff is caught in the same places. There are a couple of things you hope for a big change in the weather and something strange being caught that is out of the norm. Well this week I […]

Bribie in for scorching spring heatwave

Bribie Island is in for a heatwave this week, with temperatures tipped to gradually climb as the week ends and remain high until early next week. The Bureau of Meteorology is forecasting temperatures will peak in Queensland’s south east corner on Saturday, with a summer-like high of 34 degrees tipped in Brisbane and minimum temperatures not forecast to drop […]

Missing teenage twins are believed to have been sighted on Bribie Island

Police have been searching for missing 13-year-old twins since September There’s been a possible sighting of the sisters on Bribie Island Queensland The teens have been in contact with extended family since disappearing A possible sighting of two missing teenage girls has given fresh hope to police who have been searching for the pair since September. […]

Moreton Bay Regional Council urges residents to be storm ready

Moreton Bay Regional Council is urging local residents to be storm ready with severe thunderstorms forecast to affect Bribie Island and the Moreton Bay Region on Saturday 14 November. Large hail, damaging winds and flash flooding will be possible tomorrow with potential for local moderate to heavy falls of around 50 to 60mm in some […]

Bribie Island fishing report: 12 November

Well the weather seems to be settling into a standard summer pattern rain in the late afternoon and fine days let’s hope it stays this way as it still gives us plenty of time to fish between storms. The mackerel seem to be popping up everywhere with schoolies coming from as close as the Bribie […]

Bribie Police Wrap – Monday, November 9

Bribie Island Police were kept busy this week conducting a series of drug raids across the division in response to information received from the local community, and detecting a number of other drug offenders in stop and search activities. Bribie Island Police appreciate the ongoing assistance from the community on this important issue, and encourage […]

Bribie Island fishing report: 5 November

Finally all the summer species that should be there are there and in good numbers as well. The last of them to fire up has been the mackerel. But this last week I have been told they are there in plague proportions. If you find some sort of bottom structure (reef, marker, rock or wreck) […]