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ISSUE 211 SATURDAY, August 29, 1987 — FRIDAY, September 4, 1987
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Yeppoon deserves two additional police ALP
Bowen wants rainfall details to help with engineering
STATE Opposition Police Spokesman Tom Burns wants more police attached to Yeppoon Police Station. Mr Burns, who was speaking after a tour of the station last Friday and a meeting with officer-in-charge Sgt lc Ken Tanzer, said Yeppoon deserved at least two more police. "Yeppoon has six officers plus two trainee officers and there should be at least another two officers to man the station," he said. On average, there were 525 people for each police officer in Queensland but the figure was much higher in country towns. Mr Burns said he hoped Yeppoon would soon have a 24-hour-a-day, seven-daysaweek police station looking after the town and surrounding areas. But there would be a problem in achieving this because of a State-wide police shortage. "The State Government needs to spend more money on police so more officers can be employed," Mr Burns said. "That way, more police can be stationed at smaller stations such as Yeppoon." Mr Burns said the government's budget for police was $246 million and there had been calls to increase this by 10 per cent to $272 million. H&said the .opposition Was calling for this increase to be provided in the coming State Budget. When asked how he, if in government, would provide the extra funds when it was the Federal Government that was providing less fbr the,States, Mr Burns,, said .he 'would distriantle the, State!, Government's public relations arm. He said the goVernment was wasting millions of dollars on advertising goyernment Ministers. "That advertising could be done away with to provide more money for the police," he said. • , He does not expect thegoVeinment to find an extra 10 per cent in 'the coming, budget ... "I think the figure will be more like $250 million," he said. The reason more money was needed was because of the many tourist areas in Queensland, sueh:a4 Yeppoon. ' 3/4 + :"Places like Yepption have e'rnoVinj man' problem," he said. "Itinerants come in. Sometimes they're on the run from police, other times they're on the dole and they need quick money. "The result is increased crime." He said he had toured most police stations in Queensland and from this, had seen what were the State's needs. Most smaller • stations needed more officers but, like Yeppoon, they were "good stations and remarkably well run." The answer for smaller stations was not more civilian personnel. Civilians could help out at bigger police stations but, in smaller stations, police themselves were needed to be seen to be out and about. Policemen walking the beat were a good „idea and he was pleased to see it was
SHIRE Chairman Cr John Bowen has appealed to residents to give council a copy of any rainfall records they have to "enhance stormwater drainage designs". The council wants as many records as possible from all parts of the shire so that it can use the information to make stromwater drainage designs, and roadmaking, more efficient. Cr Bowen said there had already been a positive response from the Bureau of Meteorology and a few residents who have maintained rainfall readings over a considerable period. What council is now seeking is further help from any residents who may have complete, or partial records, of their particular area. Cr Bowen said the official records contain a lot of the information council needs but records kept by people relating directly to their own home of farm would complement that detail. The council's Engineering Department will be able to compare the different rainfall records and see if there are any anomalies that may call for a modification in stormwater design. , These records could also help the department in building and maintaining shire roads. "Think what a difference it would make if the rainfall records showed that for the past umpteen years, it had always rained in .a certain month," Cr Bowen said. "If we had that information, we could rearrange the works schedule and avoid doing up a road just 'to have it torn up a few weeks later.`" Cr Bowen said residents' assistance would be greatly. appreciated. He said it would be handy if the original records could be provided. Anyone able to help can contact the Engineering Department at the Shire Administration Centre in Anzac Parade, Yeppoon. For further information phone 393388.
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❑ ABOVE: Year one Sacred Heart students Michael Wolhuter and Megan Bradshaw met I'ma the Safety House ambassador last week. Farnborough School is now part of the Safety Houe Programme and I'ma visited the children as part of the introductory section. Yeppoon Police officer-in-charge Sgt lc Ken Tanzer escorted I'ma to Coast's schools as part of the Safety House education programme. happening in Yeppoon. Usually, only the bigger stations had the manpower to spare police for this role. The only other smaller station he had visited which had police on the beat was Surfers Paradise. Mr Burns gave "full marks" to Yeppoon
police for being able to put Men on the beat and said the station had to be "well run". FOOTNOTE: Mr Burns said police themselves could not generate extra funds to boost the police budget. All money collected as a result of radar traps, RID, and other offences were paid into consolidated revenue.
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CAPRICORN Coast business people are invited to attend the chamber of commerce meeting to be held Bayview Tower on Tuesday to discuss "you and your business" and "the area in general". New president Andrew McClelland said the meeting would start at 6.30pm. There will be a new format for the chamber meetings. Instead of starting at 7.30pm with the reading of the minutes, the meeting now starts an hour earlier and closes at 8pm. The bar will be open from 6pm for early arrivals and the agenda and minutes will be available from 6.15pm. The meeting starts at 6.30, closes_ about 8pm and the bar re-opens at the end of the meeting. Anyone wanting to raise topics at the meeting can contact Mr McClelland in advance on 39 1954.
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CR Cogill let's mash out the potato issue. "Lift our game", as stated by you in Capricornia Local News issue of 19/8/87. How stupid are you. What. do you know about the food service industry? A lot I hope. Because I'm going to give you the opportunity to put your money where your mouth is. As an elected representative it is great to get some free press, but you are not going to do it by innuendo at my expense. My business offers a first class product
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-••••-•. • , El ABOVE: Emu Park State School fete food supplies were complemented by Eddie Lewis' curry and rice. He is pictured with helper Merle O'Donnell preparing another tasty dish to set before ...
Hard work pays off with big fete MONTHS of hard work has finally paid off and the Emu Park State Primary school can now reap the benefits of its fete. Parents and citizen association treasurer Carol Uebegang said more than $3000 had been raised from the fete, which drew a large crowd. One of the most popular attractions was scenic helicopter rides around Emu Park. People were ferried to the airstrip for their rides. "Most stalls sold out before the four o'clock finish except for the odd box of icecream," Mrs Uebegang said. Some of the other attractions was Emu Park's Julie's Jazzer group, an aerial ping pong ball drop and train rides. Money raised goes toward constructing a 6m x 6m shed at the school. This shed will shelter equipment such as slashers, tractors and mowers. The shed is expected to cost between $4000 and $5000 and the fete takings will go toward paying it off.
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could soon have another play area if Livingstone Shire Council gives permission for joint usage of land on the corner of Arthur and Burnett Streets. Principal Clive Steele asked council to consider the school's request to use the oval being constructed at the site. He said playground space was very restricted with children using St Ursula's College's grounds on a rotational basis. He said the oval would be used a great deal for team events plus a variety of sports and organised games. The area is Land Administration Commission recreation reserve and Yeppoon Australian Rules Club has sought permission to lease it. If the lease proposal proceeds, Sacred Heart may be able to enter into an agreement with the Aussie Rules club for use of the grounds. Council agreed to investigate the possible joint usage of the land after a filling project with material from the Main Roads Farnborough job is finished.
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and maintains the highest standards, but I am always prepared to learn from someone with greater expertise, as your comments suggest you have. I invite you to work with me for one week ... when convenient to you, but in the very near future, to help me "lift my game". I suggest you start work at 6.30am on Monday, August 31, 1987. Because of your expertise we will treat you as a proprietor (that is, like my wife and myself) ... we work seven days a week, 16 hours a day. I'm afraid my overheads won't run to another apron (there are 11 of us working here) so, please provide your own. Your blanket statement that the potato vending idea will make Yeppoon takeaways lift their game shows your naivety ... about the potato vendor and my business. This is your opportunity to gain some firsthand experience to support your apparently ill-considered statement. It's up to you Cr Cogill. Either start work here and help me lift my game or apologise to Yeppoon businesses in this paper as soon as possible.
— Ross Dickson, Seafood and Eat It.
Shopping area now adequate IT would appear that everyone has lost sight of the main reason for the objection of any vendor or vendors on the beachfront at Yeppoon. The main reason is lack of people — both locals and tourists. Yeppoon is not a greatly populated area such as Rockhampton and many of our locals are either retired or out of work. It doesn't make much sense to anyone to allow another business to start up and try to compete instead of complement. Should the Livingstone Shire Council pass a policy for beachfront vendors I would certainly be interested as would many others in our small community .., but I would like to be assured that the valuable and beautiful beachfront will not become like a flea market and rubbish area. I have always believed a recreation area is for recreation and relaxing, not a market place. Our commercial area servicing the beachfront is more than adequate for our influx of weekenders.
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Capricorn Coast Mirror August 29 -- September 4, 1987 —
Talks on fishin6 CLUBS from the Gold Coast to Cairns and west to Cloncurry were represented at the Australian National Sportsfishing Association's conference at the Coast on the weekend. Proving that fishing crosses all boundaries, Deputy Premier Bill Gunn officially opened the conference while the Opposition's Police spokesman, Tom Burns, was a conference delegate. Groups represented included the Queensland Commercial Fishermen's Organisation, Department of Primary Industries fishing management branch, the Queensland Sport and Recreational Fishing Council, Australian National Sportsfishing Association, Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority and the Queensland Fisheries and Boating Patrol. Discussions were held on the future of recreational fishing in Queensland; management proposals put to the QCFO to keep the future of fishing alive; co-operation between the Queensland Sportsfishing: movement and the DPI and a sportsfish tagging programme. The programme will gather information about popular fish species' habits. The convention was held at the Anglican Convention Centre at Cooee Bay.
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0 ABOVE: Main Roads bridge foreman John Murphy points out the curve in the crib wall being built around the Bluff to retain the cliff face which was dug out to make way for the four-lane highway to the Capricorn Iwasaki Resort.
LONG CRIB WALL NOW UNDER CONSTRUCTION ONE of Queensland's longest crib walls is being built to retain a section of the Bluff. The crib wall is one of three planned to help retain parts of the Bluff which have been cut away and are in danger of sliding without support. The job is expected to cost about $200,000 and will take at least another month to complete, bridge foreman John Murphy said. A 32m wall has already been finished and work is still underway on the longest wall, which is 182m. Mr Murphy said this was probably one of the longest walls in Queensland. Work hasn't started on the last wall in front of Bayview Tower Motor Inn. Preparations for the crib wall involved excavators and graters digging out to planned levels. A reinforcing strip of concrete is then laid as a base. Rows of concrete, called stretchers, are laid on the base: Workers then follow with
alternate headers and false headers (more concrete blocks) at right-angles to the stretchers. After three layers have been completed, sub-grade soil is put behind the wall while inside, granular fill finishes off the crib. The wall is designed to fet water flow through it, and a drain, of permeable material, helps this flow. At two different levels a geo-textile material will be laid which is capable of growing plants. It is hoped this will beautify the wall. Investagations are still being made to find the right types of plants for the wall. On top, there will be a concrete drain to help stop dirt getting into the crib wall as well as taking away any water. Mr Murphy said $96,000 was being spent on special concrete for the job. Because Yeppoon is close to the beach the concrete has been specially designed to help stop steel corrosion. This wall also curves in two places. Mr
Murphy said this was due to the road layout. When laying the base, the wall will follow the road and this involves two curves. Although not pronounced curves, it does require special Care' to make sure the base line, and then the crib wall, follows the road. It is necessary to have the crib wall to ensure parts of the Bluff remain intact. Sections that have large rocks and other cohesive materials don't need this wall but where there is a lot of clay material, easily washed away during wet weather, the walls will be built. This involves only three areas; one outside the Bayview Tower, one in the middle of the Bluff and the last, and longest, at the northern end of the Bluff. Mr Murphy said if part of the Bluff hadn't been cut away Main Roads would have had to resume part of the park on the other side. Earthworks are still continuing on the fourlane highway with everything going according to schedule.
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❑ ABOVE: District Triples champions Tricia' Childs, May Baglow and Ivy McNainara pose with the board they brought home to, Yeppoon Ladies Bowling Club last week.
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Fotheringham play R Goody, R Wass and N Garner. At 1pm, champion fours semi-final: D Roos, M Baglow, J Beasley and B Petitt play D McPherson, J Barber, T Childs and I McNamara. Results of competitions: D Roos, M Baglow, J Beasley and B Petitt def R Wass, N Andrews, M Elliott and E Batts, 22 to 19 in champion fours. Champion triples: M Bradley, E Batts and A Fotheringham def D McPherson, M Baglow and I McNamara, 27 to 10; M Girard, D Moulds and B Petitt def G Brooke, M Crowe and T Bond, 26 to 14; semi-final, D Roos, F Denney and V Austin def E Hinton, E Woodbridge (sub) and J Beasley, 30 to 11.
K. SANDS BOWLS KEPPEL Sands Indoor bowlers played the Singing Ship Club for the Hartwig Shield last Saturday. Keppel Sands defeated the Singing Ship club with a score of 98 to 85. Keppel Sand's bowlers were Phil Ogilvie, Marj Black, Joan Kerr, Evie McBryde, Kate Collins, Mavis Schulz, Irene Jones, Allan Koitka, Jean Wellings, Cliff Anderson, and Joan and Ron Hollands. A friendly game was played with everyone enjoying themselves. Singing Ship president Trevor Gardiner welcomed guests and Keppel Sands Vice president responded on behalf of the visitors. The Singing Ship team was Trevor Gardiner, Marg and Allan Price, Kath Mcllwraith, Marj Wilson, Ivy Cooper, Ruth and Len Jones, Beryl Wenck, George Hogan, Edie Brooks and Lil Mills. On Saturday, September 12, Keppel Sands is scheduled to play St James at St James ball. This will be the final game in the 1987 Hartwig Shield competition.
TENNIS FIXTURES PLAY continued on the weekend in the Yeppoon and District Tennis Association fixtures at Cooee Bay. The weather conditions were ideal for tennis and Turtles avenged the previous week's loss with a straight sets defeat of the hapless Dolphins, taking the match 48 games to 21. In the second division one game Whales defeated Oysters, 39 games to 28. In Division Two it was Sharks turn to win, defeating Cods 37 games to 28. Green was too strong for Blue in division three and won 49 games to 35 games. Players for games this weekend. Division One. Oysters: J Coxon, J Koerner, J Clayton and L Edwards v Dolphins: R Green, T Halloran, A Philp and a substitute. Turtles: M Cranny, M Fay, J Gregory and P Smith v Whales: G Clayton, R Jeacocke, H Sorensen and V Sorensen. There will not be any fixtures in Divisions two and three but a social match will be arranged among the following players: D Currie, R Hasell, L Stewart, C Timbs, D Pefren, G Perren, A Skuthorpe, D Simpson, T Greasley and K Hasell. Any Division one players are also invited to join in if they are available.
YEPPOON Indoor Bowling Cluu members seem to have an antichampionship complex. At the July monthly meeting it was announced. that the club singles championships would be played on August 29, (tonight Saturday). But at the time of writing this report (Monday), only 21 players out of a total membership of 130 have nominated for this fixture. With 16 men and 16 women needed to make the championship viable and with nominations closing on last Wednesday, it looks as if the championships will be again cancelled for the second time this year. Singles and doubles championship winners names go down in posterity on club honour boards so it is difficult to understand the reluctance of members to enter into club competitions. Let's hope that a last-minute rush of nominations have proved my predictions of cancellation are false and that I am reporting the results next week about the Yeppoon Indoor Bowling Club singles championships. There are still some vacancies for the visit by club players to Mackay next weekend, September 5, 6 and 7.
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Shuttlewood to lead pensioners
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Coast resident and Yeppoon Pensioners' League president Bill Shuttlewood is Queensland Pensioners League Central Queensland Zone president. Emu Park Pensioners League senior vice president accepted the position of CQ Zone vice president and Mr Shuttlewood accepted the position of publicity officer. The zone's annual meeting washeld at Mt Morgan last week with delegates from Rockhampton, Yeppoon, Mt' Morgan and. Emu Park voting on the 1987/88 elections. After serving as president for 1986/87 Mt Morgan resident Col Barker announced he would not seek re-election. No ballots were necessary in the election of officers supervised by Emil. Park delegate Trevor Gardner. Col Barker accepted one of the positions of vice president, Rockhampton's Ernie Schmidt is secretary, Louise Barnes (also of Rockhampton) is assistant secretary, Mt Morgan's Arthur Christmas is treasurer and the auditor is Leon Hawley. The next zone meeting will be in Rockhampton on Monday, November 23.
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BIG THINGS AHEAD FOR LILLIE IF you were inclined to believe in signs, you could understand why Lillie Frost of Matthew Flinders Drive thinks big things lie ahead. First she grew an enormous lemon ... and then came the big news; her New York (USA) publisher wrote to confirm her book was well underway. The lemon was big enough news in itself meassuring 13cm across ... it's huge. And, according to Mrs Frost, it's also juicy. ,,-.; She planted the tree from a seed and this is
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THE 1987/88 budget, which was adopted by council in August included a considerable programme for the council's works Department. The programme consists of roadworks, drainage, parks development, water supply and sewerage upgrading and beach protection. The roadworks construction funds, which are made up of revenue, loans, subsidy and Commonwealth Aid, amount to abotit $1.4 million, depending on finalisation of government funding. Road maintenance funds for all divisions are about $820,000. Works have already been undertaken since the start of this financial year in the Mt Chalmers area, Thompsohs Point Road, Dairy Inn Road, Nerimbera Area, Ogmore Connection Road, Ogmore-Kooltandra Road, Stoodleigh Road, Fourteen Mile Road, Gunder Road, plus various minor works. During the coming month it is intended to undertake the following works in each division:O Division one: Coowonga Area Roads; grade and gravel resheeting. Start Dairy Inn Road construction and bitumen seal. ❑ Division two: Following completion of Yeppoon-Byfield Road construction for the Main Roads Department, council will undertake reconstruction of Arthur Street, which includes the section between Queen Street and. James .Street and the construction of a roundabout at the Queen Street intersection, plus construction of kerb and channel and bitumen widening in Charles Street. ❑ Division three: Construction of gully crossing and bitumen seal on Glenprairie Road. o Division four: Steiners Road, Griess Road, Newell Lane and Vass Road; maintenance grading and.gravel resheeting. Council will also be constructing approaches to the Coolcora Railway overpass on the Emu Park-Rockhampton Road for the Main Roads Department. These works cost in the order of $1.3 milliorrand are expected to be completed by Christmas. , Drainage works are now being constructed in Tanby Road, where underground drainage is being installed from McBean Street to Oak Street, and the open channel in the industrial area is to be concrete lined. CEP projects in the Native Gardens on the beachfront at Anzac Parade and in Beaman Park are already proceeding and have sufficient funds for a further 10 weeks. The Water Supply and Sewerage Department has carried out various relocation of services in conjunction with the four lane construction of Farnborough Road.
ID THIS article, by Livingstone Shire Council engineer Pat Murphy, is the first of monthly series designed to inform readers of council's activities, particularly on roads, in the coming month. The idea for the articles came about at a recent meeting of the Cawarral-Mt Chalmers Progress Association attended by shire chairman Cr John Bowen and division one councillor Duncan McDonald. Association members had been arguing that not enough was being done to improve their roads and they wanted to see what they were getting for their money. Further works on this project will be required in the next few months, but in the interim, replacement and realignment of old mains in Yeppoon is being undertaken in conjunction with road construction in Arthur Street and Charles Street. This main replacement programme has been brought about because of the quality of the old mains installed in the original scheme, which has resulted in a high incidence of main breakages in the reticulation system. Stage two of the distribution main in Emu Park will also be. completed this financial year, while pumps stations should be constructed at The daVes and St Faith's Reservoir. Designs for ,the proposed water treatment . plant, being prepared by consulting engineers, Ullman and Nolan, shbuld be completed near the end of September and construction should start prior to Deceinber. Upgrading of sewerage pump stations and the sewerage treatment plant will also be undertaken during this financial year. Beach protection works, which mainly involves fencing and walkways on Kemp Beach and Kinka Beach, will also be carried out.
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Fund-raising train ride to Caves will aid Coast's Miss Aust. entrant PLANS for a train ride from Yeppoon to the Caves has attracted a number of interested people. The train ride, starting from Yeppoon and going to the Caves, will be held on Saturday, September 5 beginning at 3pm. Organiser Barbara McDonald said there was room for 250 people on the train and already 100 people had booked. Included in the cost of $25 is the train trip,a barbecue tea at the Caves Hotel and entry into the dance hall. Some of the entertainment includes Three Star, a four-piece band with music to cater for all age groups but the train entertainment is being kept a mystery. Mrs McDonald said she had organised the trip with the idea of giving younger people something to do but she had been suprised to see a lot of older people wanting to make the trip. "If there is a good response to this excursion it might give other community organisations the incentive to hold more," Mrs McDonald said. The train will get back from the Caves at 2.30am on Sunday, September 6. Any money raised will go to the Queensland Spastic Welfare League Quest entrant Karlene McDonald. It's Karlene's
A JET-SKI hire business will operate from the southern end of Fisherman's Beach at Emu Park. Council approved an application from Paul Evans who sought to operate his proposed business north of Emu Park's Singing Ship. It approved the business for the southern end of Emu Park's main beach or at any site located away from built up areas. Mr Evans wrote to council seeking approval to open a jet ski business with two water bikes, one tandem and two other solo jet skis. He said all safety requirments would be strictly adhered to and in order to open the business needed council approval for his proposed operation site. The shire engineer's report told council Mr Evans wanted to operate his business immediately north of the Singing Ship but the area nominated was a gazetted bathing reserve and was an undesirable site. It said another location would have to be found which had to meet certain criteria including the exact location, safety requirments and approval from the necessary authorities. While Mr Evan's proposed site was unsuitable council said it would grant permission for the business to operate at the southern end of Fisherman's Beach or at any other site located away from built-up areas.
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CHORAL SOCIETY PRESET It's the work behind the scenes that puts the sparkle into the stagecraft YEPPOON Choral Society has attracted a range of people with interesting backgrounds. Some have had previous stage experience, others have joined because a member of their family or a friend was involYed and others have joined because they wanted to help. Quite often the people in the background are forgotten by the audience, but never by the people on stage. The Merry Widow production crew is headed by producer Peter Green who also has the role of Danilo. Shirley Green, an original choral society member, is musical director. Her able assistant is Betty McLucas who stars as Anna. Pianist Marie Ganter has played for every production since 1966. Marie has had a long musical and business history with Yeppoon as well as being connected with one of the pioneering families from Byfield. Dot Codd and Mary Lindley are in charge of wardrobe. Dott is also in the chorus. The show wouldn't look quite right if the actors and actresses weren't `made-up' and that job is done very effectively by Jan Gubbins, who also has a part in the chorus. Peter Green and Tom Wahlin are in charge of set design ... a very tedious, but
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exacting job. The stage must be set so that the audience can believe the settings and so the set designers must have an eye for specific detail. Tom Wahlin's experience is mentioned in another story. Rick Robinson is the lighting director. Stage management is Bill Lindley's position in the production. Sometimes a 'prompt' for the actors is needed and Dawn Wahlin does this admirably ... a voice that can't be heard by the audience, but is strong enought to catch the stage-person's ears at just the right time. Every production has unsung heroes and Yeppoon Choral Society is lucky to have so many people who are willing to help in the background. Arthur Lawn is a totally reliable bass. He is always willing to attend working bees and meetings. Judy-Ann Smith is the group's hardworking secretary, keen chorus member, costume design assistant and attends all the working bees and meetings. Norma Upton is a chorus member, publicity officer and self-appointed provider of tea and cake at gatherings and working bees. Among the rest of the unsung heroes is orchestra leader Lesley Levy.
El ABOVE: Showing their style for the Yeppoon C Merry Widow are Ken Franklin (St Brioc '•‘ ? • tr ,
Mery has plenty of scope with choral society MERV SCOPE can't sing or dance but for 22 years he patiently mans the doors during the Yeppoon Choral Society's annual productions. Mr Scope said he had always been associated with the Choral Society because his wife was one of the original members. Often he was needed to help build back drops and help with many other little problems associated with productions. "I was hooked-into going by my wife Kay but it is fun," Mr Scope said. "They're a good crowd and there is no apparent generation gap. "There's no arguing and bickering. "That's probably one of the reasons the Choral Society has survived so long," Mr Scope said. While still enjoying the shows each year Mr Scope said the most memorable were earlier productions. Among them was the first-ever Choral Society show Oklohoma because it was the first. Another was Camelot which was about the sixth or seventh production. Since its inception Mr Scope hasn't noticed dramatic increases in membership. "It varies from year to year but is normally about the same," he said. And, as the years go by the group improves its skills and gains confidence, Mr Scope said. In the first few years, members got nervous on opening night of that year's production but now these earlier members have more confidence and help younger members get over first-night jitters, he said. At the society's production this year Mr Scope will again be manning the front door he is one of many behind-the-scenes.
• ❑ ABOVE: Pretty as a picture, Sharyn Black (Vc Knowles (Baron Zeta) and Jc
Rick lights up the cl RICK Robinson is in charge of the lights in the Merry Widow production this season. He joined Yeppoon Choral Society when his mother asked him to help the stage crew about four years ago. Rick has progressed from stage crew to lighting in the seven shows he has been involved in. Rick works at the Byfield Forestry and sometimes feels he would be better living in Yeppoon because of the amount of
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Chorus 'backs up' stars in show THE Merry Widow cast is headed by the stars ... but have ever wondered who the `others' were in the background? The women's chorus for this Yeppoon Choral Society production is: Betty Bennett, Nola Dunstan, Daphne Engels, Ella Lewis, Chris Cornish, Gillian Muller, Crystal Philp, Evelyn Vickery, Irene Holt, Kaye Scope, Mary Adamson, Dot Codd, Margaret Symes, Yvonne Brown, Sandra Wassel, Ina Morgan, Freda Cooke, Clare Laker, Rita Trekker, Val Parker, Pleasance Thomasson, Judy-Ann Smith, Jan Gubbins, Beryl Dawson, Norma Upton, Gwen Lawn and Veronica Pedwell.
The men's chorus is small but effective ... Sam Vaughan, Cliff Peacock, Keith Joyce, Sid McDonald and Arthur Lawn. The stars for this production are: Betty McLucas in the role of Anna; Peter Green is Danilo; Don Knowles really is Baron Zeta; Valencienne is played by Sharyn Black; Jack Morgan's role of Camille is enjoyable; Duncan Stewart is at his best in the part of Njegus; Cascada is Tom Wahlin; Ken Franklin plays St Brioche; Kromov is Jack Cochrane; Joanne Gregson takes the part of Olga; Sylvia is played by Mary Lindley; Bronwyn Nowitzke plays Praskovia and John Bennett's • role is Bogdanovitch with Arthur Lawn as Pritsch.
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for the Yeppoon Choral Society production of Franz Lehar's Franklin (St Brioche) and Tom Wahlin (Cascada).
, Sharyn Black (Valencienne) is flanked by two gallants, Don iaron Zeta) and Jack Morgan (Camille).
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organisations he is now involved in. (Rick is Capricorn Coast Cricket Club secretary and also has just taken on the job of district secretary). "The most challenging show was Viva Mexico (produced by the Yeppoon Choral Society in 1985)," Rick said. "One of the scenes required a sunrise and I had to make it happen. "I went into the choral society knowing nothing and I'm still learning about lighting."
TOM WAHLIN brings a wealth of experience to Yeppoon Choral Society. He plays Cascada, the visiting diplomat who becomes entangled with the Merry Widow and fights another diplomat, St Brioche (Ken Franklin) for her affections. This is Tom's second year with the choral society, but he spent 30 years with the Australian Army part of which in the musical corps. He joined the Australian Army in 1951 to do carpentry but found he was drawn to music. He worked his way up the ranks and reached the highest position in the musical corps ... Lieutenant-Colonel. In the music-al corps there can be only one Lieutenant-Colonel and he is in charge of all Australian military bands. Mr Wahlin had in his charge between six and eight bands that specialised in marching music and a tri-service school in Victoria. The school catered for all Australian
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THERE are now only six original members still actively invovled with Yeppoon Choral Society ... Kay Scope is one of them. Mrs Scope said the Choral Society had formed in 1964 and there are still five of those original members. They are Shirley Green, Pleasant Thomasson, Val Parker, Irene Holt and Arthur Lawn. However, the Choral Society was the result of some Country Women Association members meeting each week for a singsong. After a while some of the men wanted to join in and a public meeting was held ... the result was the Yeppoon Choral Society. Being an original member has its ups and downs. While still enjoying herself Mrs Scope said she was now conscious of her age. However, she has never played a lead role in productions and the most she has said is a couple of words. Mrs Scope usually sings in the chorus. "I'm alright as long as I'm in the chorus," she said. Mrs Scope's contribution to the Society extends beyond production night. For about 20 years she has held positions either as secretary or treasurer. "I was the first treasurer in 1964, Kay Howe was president and Rach Gibbon, secretary," Mrs Scope said. She now no longer holds an executive position but will still appear in the 1987 Choral Society's production Merry Widow with the chorus.
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10 Capricorn Coast Mirror August 29 — September 4, 1987 JENNY Hannan thanks the two students who handed in Capricorn Coast Society of Arts books they had found to Nortons Service Station. There is still a receipt book missing and the arts society would be pleased to have that found too. Please contact Alice Barton, 33 6859. 0 0 o BLUE Nursing auxiliary members thank the many supporters of the luncheon and and fashion parade held on Wednesday. August 19 in Yeppoon Town Hall. • The following supporters have beer named, but the nameless ones receive sincere thanks too ... their valuable ,-;stance was pot unnoticed. the function was a success and netted about $1200 to assist Blue Nursing activities.
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FLEA Market today (Saturday) at 9am at the Emu Park Historical Museum Society. Herbs, pottery, lapidary and books on sale as well as the society's first publication Capricorn Writers Ink. Inquiries, 39 6472. 0 0
YEPPOON Indoor Bowling Club is visiting Mackay next weekend, September 5, 6 and 7, leaving Yeppoon at 8.30am Saturday and returning at 9am on Monday. There are some seats available on the coach and any person wanting to visit friends or relatives in Mackay for the weekend can obtain particulars from Bernie Robson, 39 1630. The coach fare is $18 return. El 0 0
BUSH Children's Home annual general meeting is on Sunday, August 30 at the home in Todd Avenue.
tiatift Ctiaitaite THIS is Disability Awareness Week and is a good time to draw your attention to the Sporting Wheelies. They are having an appeal for people and clubs to help the visually impaired to play bowls ... the inside and outside bowls. If you or your club could give up a bit of time and one green for one afternoon to help these people to have a lot of fun (they use special noisy bowls), please contact Ron Bryan, 33 6783. o ❑ 0 A Spring coffee morning will be held at the St James Anglican ,Church, Mary Street, yeppoon on Tuesday, September 1. The first day of Spring. It has been organised by the Christian Women Communicating and if you want to know more about the morning contact Leona McCamley, 39 2100. Dorothy Wheatley is the guest speaker. She lives in Gympie and has been a missionary in Ethiopia. o MARY McGuire of Cooee Bay celebrated her birthday on Saturday at the Steakhouse with family and friends. The highlight of the night was.a surprise cake presented by John and Sharon of the Steakhouse. ❑ 0 o THE Great State Fete is on Saturday, October 31 ... Yeppoon State Primary School. Plans are in full swing and organisers hope it will be the Coast's fete of the year. So keep the date free for a fun day. o ❑ 0 THE Get-Together Group of Yeppoon is taking a sight-seeing trip out to the Capricorn Iwasaki Resort wetlands. Members will stop for a cup of tea and a snack, so if you are going take morning tea. The group will leave from the Community Health Centre (on the beachfront between the hospital and shire chambers) at 10am. But, be there a bit earlier so that travelling can be organised. Everyone is welcome ... inquiries, 39 1469. 0 0 0
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THE Anglican Church Spring Fair arranged by St James Guild will be on Saturday, August 29 in Yeppoon Town Hall at 2pm. The official opening is by Livingstone Shire chairman Cr John Bowen at 2.30pm. Competition entries in flowers, cookery, jams and needlework will be taken up to 11am on the morning and schedules are available at AK Findlays. Afternoon tea, lucky door prize and a mini cent sale will be held during the afternoon. Admission is $1 for adults and 20 cents for children. O 0 o CAPRICORN Coast Justice and Peace Group is a group of people concerned with social justice issues, and peace and disarmament. The next meeting is on September 12 at 9.30am, 31 Morris Street, Yeppoon. For more information, 39 7682 or 39 1728. O
THERE'S a new church on the Coast. The Emu Park Living Word Centre. It will meet every Sunday at 10am in the Emu Park CWA Hall, starting from tomorrow (August 30). There are two pastors, Eric and Kath Davies. They said that they are nondenominational and welcome people from all areas of Christian faith. "It is our desire not to be exclusive, but to be inclusive with other Christian denominations on the Coast", they said. If you . are interested and want more information, contact 39 6014. ❑ o o DOES your daughter want to enter the Pineapple Festival quest as a Pineapple Queen or Charity Queen? Entry forms are available at McDougalls in Savemore for the festival to be held from September 30 to October 4. ❑
YEPPOON Kindergarten has a novel name for its fete on Saturday, August 29 ... Fete and Circus Parade. Everyone is invited to go along dressed in circus outfits. The fun starts at 11am and closes down at 3pm, but in between there will be stalls, displays, a flying fox, tug-of-war and pony and train rides. O
YEPPOON Probus Club members will have a joint -business meeting with Rockhampton Probus Club at the Keppel Bay Sailing Club on September 3 at 10am. It will be followed by a barbecue for members and wives at the Yeppoon Golf Club at noon. Details can be obtained from secretary George Hillier, 39 3361. o
CAPRICORN Coast Writers Club next meeting is Tuesday, September 1 at 9.30am in Yeppoon's RSL Hall. All members please take manuscripts for the new book and discuss manuscripts left at the last meeting. New members are welcome. Contact Billie Sinclair, 39 3124. o o 0 FRANK and Doris Brooks have a cousin and his wife staying with them for a few weeks. Ray (Frank's cousin) and Grace Hill of Loganlea (near Beenleigh) haven't seen Frank or Doris for 40 years. They are lapidarists and are travelling around now that they have retired ... but both will be at the Australian Facetters Guild meeting in Warwick in September. o
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Assemblies of God Phone 39 6254 or 39 6593
Pester Ernie Peter SAT: 10am, Ladies Seminar. Shirley Jones
Noon, Luncheon 7.30pm, Youth at Spencer's. SUN: 10am, Yeppoon CWA Hall. 6.3015m, Rockhampton Cathedral of Praise. Shirley Jones MON: 7.30pm, Shirley Jones. Cathedral of Praise TUES: 7.30pm, Shirley Jones Cathedral of Praise WED: 9.30am, CYC Coffee morning, Anglican Church, Yeppoon. 7.30pm, Shirley Jones Cathedral of Praise FRI: 7.30pm, Prayer, Cora's.
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0 ABOVE: Mary-Alison McPhie has taken over as manager of Bayuiew Tower.
New Bayview Tower manager has proved tourism benefits everyone MARY-ALISON McPliie, the new Bayview Towers Motor Inn manager, knows tourism benefits everybody in a region. Previously Riverside International general manager, Mary-Alison has spent less than a fortnight at Bayview but has already helped a visitor to find a dentist. She said mixing with guests was part of the job and, last week, a visitor needed help in finding a dentist. Mary-Alison gave directions, the woman took her advice, was pleased with the dental work, and booked further appointments. But that's only part of the job; running Bayview Tower is quite different from running Riverside International.
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Mary-Alison has taken over from Enzo Rulli who left Bayview about eight weeks ago to work in Brisbane. Four supervisors had been running the show until early last week when Mary-Alison took over the manager's position. She now travels daily from Rockhampton but will move into Bayview within the next few weeks. At the Riverside there were 60 to 70 permanent and casual employees and at Bayview there are about 32 employees. She has already found Bayview quite different from Riverside because different people stay at the motels. At. Riverside, accommodation is basically aimed at people going to conventions, or businessman, and is often busy during the week without many tourists, Mary-Alison said. On the Capricorn Coast, the main business comes from tourists. Mary-Alison said Bayview was fairly quiet during the week with busy periods at the weekends. She has already taken steps to ensure Bayview Tower would become a regular stopping place for bus tours. Some already stop there but she hopes more will take advantage of the facilities offered. There is a convention room, Bay room, Sails Restaurant and 64 rooms with intercommunicating doors if necessary. "It's what the town needed,"Mary-Alison said. I had always wanted to get into this type of work. At first I didn't want to make the move to Bayview but now I've been here for a couple of weeks I couldn't go back to the Riverside, she said. She has brought new ideas to Bayview, one of which will be the . businessmen's blackboard lunches. "The ides here is to have reasonablypriced menus writted on a board. It's ideal for businessmen wanting an alternative place to eat or for women's functions,"she said. . Despite the rumours, Bayview isn't being sold and George Callianotis is still the owner. In line with the national trend, Bayview has joined the Flag Inn group. Joining this organisation means people can book their holidays here from any Flag Inn Motel in Australia. Before joining, Bayview was inspected by representatives to ensure it met their standards. Bayview passed with flying colours and is now listed in Flag Inn's advertising. Mary-Alison said the position alone of Bayview Tower, near the beach, was inviting. She sees continual growth ahead for the landmark in the main street of Yeppoon: dwi
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Capricorn Coast MIRROR Classifieds Ph 39 4244 Capricorn Coast
TYPESET, composed and . published by Capricorn Coast. Mirror (John and Suzy Watson), 2 Orchid Street, Kinka Beach, 4703. Printed by the Gympie Times, 197 Mary Street, Gympie. The Capricorn Coast Mirror is registered for transmission by post by Australia Post, publication number QAC3843, Category A. Our postal address is Capricorn Coast Mirror, PO Box 769, Yeppoon. 4703 and our office address is corner of Adelaide Park Road & Cliff Street, Yeppoon, 4703. Phone the Mirror on 39 4244. We are open 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday. The deadline for all editorial and advertising copy is noon on Wednesday for the Saturday paper. Engagement, pre-engagement. marriage and birth notices must be signed and witnessed by a Justice of the Peace, Minister of Religion or a member of the Medical Profession. The right is reserved by the Capricorn Coast Mirror to alter, omit or reclassify' any advertisement. While every care is taken, no responsibility can be accepted for errors.
PUBLIC NOTICES German-Australian Club invites everyone on September 4, 7.30pm at the Masonic Club, William & Kent Sts. Phone 39 3746 or 27 5297 Licensed: (Prosit)
Livingstone Shire Council RAINFALL RECORDS Council is interested in hearing from any persons who have been recording data in the Shire of Livingstone. If you are prepared to make this data available to the Council to assist in stormwater drainage designs, please contact the Engineering Department at the Shire Administration Centre, 70 Anzac Parade, Yeppoon - Telephone 39 3388. A J BROWN SHIRE CLERK
Livingstone Shire Council LIBRARY HOURS - EMU PARK Council wishes to advise that, commencing Saturday, 5th September, 1987, the Emu Park branch library will be open to the public as follows:Monday & Wednesdays: 10.00am - 12.00 Noon 2.30pm - 4.30pm Saturdays: 9.30am - 11.30am A J BROWN SHIRE CLERK
ELGAS agent Is...
TENDERS TENDERS LIVINGSTONE SHIRE COUNCIL SALE AND REPLACEMENT OF PLANT CONTRACTS P15/87 to P18/87' CLOSING DATE: 2.00pm, Monday, 21st September, 1987 Tenders are invited for the following replacement of plant:CONTRACT NO. ITEM FOR SUPPLY ITEM TO BE TRADED P15/87 Diesel Tip Truck Prime Mover (a) Unit No. 2353 - Mercedes (10-12 t) with Dog Trailer Benz Tipper 1982 model (11.38 t) (b) Unit No. 2361 - Hino Tipper 1982 model (4.57 t) P16/87 Diesel Tip Truck (7-8 t) • Unit No. 2345 - Hino Tipper 1982 model (7.69 t) P17/87 Class 105c Bulldozer with Unit No. 3309 - Cat D6D Dozer rippers 1979 model P18/87 t., Class 2OWL 4WD Articulated Unit No. 3317 - Cat 910 Loader Loader 1979 model TENDERS ARE ALSO INVITED FOR THE SALE OF THE INDIVIDUAL ITEMS UNDER EACH CONTRACT ABOVE. Specifications are available from the Engineering Department at the Administration Centre, Anzac Parade, Yeppoon. Phone (079) 39 3388. P 0 BOX 600, A J Brown YEPPOON. 4703 SHIRE CLERK
BEAUTICIAN available all day Tuesdays at Salon 24. Make up classes on Wednesdays. Phone 39 2198. AA meets at Sacred Heart School, 8pm, every Friday. For further information, 39 3924 or 39 1320. ADULT reading, writing and spelling classes. Free tuition. Phone Brenda Barry, 39 4304. ALCOHOL and Drug Information Service. 008-177833, 7-days-a-week, 24-hours-a-day. CHILDBIRTH classes, books and videos. Contact New and Pregnant Parents' Support. 39 4523..
ATTENTION all persons involved in Emu Park Progress Association and Round Up Picnic Committee. A meeting will be held in Emu Park CWA Hall, Thursday September 3, 7.30pm to further discuss "Jetty Fund". All interested persons and organisations are invited to attend the Emu Park Park Progress Association meeting to provide input. ANNUAL general meeting, Yeppoon and District Ratepayers and Citizens Association (YACA), in side room, Club Hotel, 7.30pm, Wednesday September 9. EMU PARK Living Word Centre..."Your local church and family fellowship" meeting 10am every Sunday, Emu Park CWA Hall. Inquiries: phone 39 6014. Pastors Eric and Kath Davies. NATURAL therapy...healing without drugs and side affects, stress management, sports injuries, massage. Phone 39 7621, evenings. WANTED: lift from Rockhampton to Emu Park, Thursday nights. Phone 39 6369. NATIONAL Party Yeppoon Branch monthly meeting on Friday, September 4, 7.30pm Yeppoon CWA Hall.
Chicken Capri Seafoods. Whitman Street, Yeppoon
39 1199 Chook is 18 on August 31 Many happy returns... lots of love from Mum, Tina and family.
Hempenstall, Noyes & Associates * Public Accountants (C.P.A.) * Taxation Consultants
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39 2212 ADVERTISEMENT
Denis Hinton your
Local Member for Broadsound Itinerary for this week SAT, Aug 29: Morning, Yeppoon Afternoon, drive to Dysart SUN, Aug 30: 10am. Attend Broadsound Electorate Council meeting, Dysart MON, Aug 31: Avail at Middlemount council office for interviews. Evening, attend Middlemount P & C Meeting TUE, Sept 1: Morning, avail Dysart Council office for interviews Evening, attend Mt Chalmers P & C Meeting WED, Sept 2: Yeppoon office THURS, Sept 3: Yeppoon office FRI, Sept 4: Yeppoon office Evening, attend Queensland Business Man of the Year dinner with Minister Peter McKechnie
BIG 40 ...love from the family.
PUBLIC NOTICES KOORANA Crocodile Farm will be open on Mondays, Thursdays, Saturdays. Lunch from. noon to 1pm. Tour begins at 1pm. Spotlight dinner tours by arrangement. 34 4749. COME on! You could win a Microwave. Bring a friend to join Weightwatchers where everyone's a winner. Don't delay. Join now. This offer is open till October 23. See you there! 7pm, Tuesdays, CWA Hall, Normanby Street. SPRING coffee morning, Tuesday Sept 1 at 9.30am, St James Anglican Church, Mary Street: Presented by the Christian Women Communicating.
Every Monday 2pm - 4pm Normanby St, Yeppoon
24 Anzac Parade, Yeppoon 39 3740
Yeppoon/Rockhampton, twice daily Yeppoon/Emu Park, 1pm every day
Bill (sorry, Sadie!) has hit the
Due to the vast size of my Electorate, long 'distance calls to my Electorate Office may be made reverse charge.
Broadsound Electorate Office Upstairs Seaview Arcade Yeppoon Phone 39 2352
We specialise in... Domestic short-term protection for holidays Commercial protection * Night Security Patrol * Cash Transfers * Electronic Alarm Monitoring Armed and Static Guards * Trained Dogs
39 2171 FREE QUOTES 39 2171
I can fix your Computer problems * Hardware * * Software * * Training * That means I can repair the computers! ...write programs... and teach you how to use them!
LES NICHOLAS Computer System Support 39 3814
39 3851 a/h
COASTAL LOOP TOUR Eungella, Cape Hillsborough, Whitsunday Islands, etc. 7 days/6 nights all inclusive fare only...$477 BOOK NOW Departs Rockhampton 28th September BOOK NOW
OZ-PITALITY OUTBACK TOURS P 0 Box 554, Rockhampton. 4700
22 3499 or 34 4149 a/h
Inquire about our other tours
Caretaker-Manager required for Lammermoor Lodge, Yeppoon Phone 39 1912 or 39 1055 Applications close 30/8/87
Mark Schulz (Communication Services)
Business and Personal Communication Packages * Telephones and Pagers * Two-way Radios - Land & Marine * Satellite Entertainment * * Antennae *
39 6384 THANKS NOTICE YEPPOON Hack and Pony Club Inc wishes to thank the following sponsors of there recent gymkhana: Member for Broadsound Denis Hinton; Morgans Bakeries; Des Tabone; Ned Warren; Yeppoon Co-Op; Owners and Trainers, Rockhampton; Supa Stock, Rockhampton; Nortons Service Station; Capricorn Fruit Supplies.
BINGO MONDAY: 1.30pm, Yeppoon CWA Hall. Senior Citizens' Benevolent Housing Society. No. 8142. WEDNESDAY: 7pm, Keppel Bay Sailing Club. FRIDAY: 7.30pm, Cooee Bay Hall. Free bus, phone 39 1379. Cooee Bay Progress Association. Promoter: Olive Dorey. Permit No. B1-9634. SATURDAY: 7.30pm, Yeppoon Town Hall. 5 jackpots totalling $1000. Best chance $100 in 60 calls. Olympic Pool Appeal. Promoter: Brian Dorey. Permit No. B19768.
TO LET CHARMING cottage available now Emu Park. Phone 39 6374. PERMANENT beachfront, furnished house. Apply 80 Farnborough Road. FURNISHED 2 bedroom flat near beach at Causeway Lake. $85pw including electricity. 33 6481.
PERSONAL • ABIGAILS, hostesses 27 4280 Rockhampton.
PROFESSIONAL PROTECT yourself against inflation. Gold and Silver Bullion bought and sold. Inquiries welcome. Call Paul Rackemann, Central Queensland Bullion, 220 Quay Street, Rock hampton;-teleplgenter3.28r---
Capricorn Coast Mirror August 29 — Septembe 4, 1987 — 13
Capricorn Coast MIRROR Classifieds MOTOR VEHICLES
Peter and Toni
rUsed Car Clearance, 1986 Peugeot 505GTI Sedan 5-speed manual, air cond, power steering, power windows, central locking, 4 wheel disc brakes, alloy wheels, high performance tyres — suit new car buyer — has factory 12 months unlimited distance warranty
$28,000 1985 Land Rover County Wagon 4 WD 3.5 V8 motor, 4 speed man, bull bar, air cond, spotlights, side steps, mudflaps, low klms.
$24,000 1984 Mitsubishi 4WD 7 seater, 4 speed man, air cond, bull bar, tow bar, low kms, excel) cond.
$13,900 1984 Telstar Ghia Sedan White, air cond, tidy car, priced to sell
$12,900 These Cars also in Stock 1985 Peugeot GTI Sedan auto . SOLD 1985 Mazda 929 luxury 4 door hardtop, 5 speed manual $22,000 1982 Volvo 7 seater station wagon, auto $18,500 1981 Peugeot 505 diesel sedan, 4 SOLD speed man 1981 Peugeot 505 sedan, auto $11,250 1980 Rover 3500, 3.5, V8 motor, auto $10,750 1980 Peugeot 504 diesel sedan, 4speed manual $7,900 1975 Celica Coupe, 5-speed manual. $4,200 1977 Datsun 120Y 4-door sedan, 4speed man, reduced to SOLD
CitiMotors 66 Gladstone Road, Rockhampton
After hours: Bill Ward, 39 3883 Alan Stickley, 39 3427
1978 XC Falcon automatic sedan, registered until January 1988. Very good motor and body. No rust, good paint. Must sell, leaving country. $3000 ONO. Phone 39 6931.
Yeppoon TRESTLE HIRE Service FREE delivery Coast &Rural areas. * $2/item per day *
39 7969 HORSES for hire. Escorted trail rides. Book in...34 4174. DINGHYS for hire, Coorooman Creek, $6 per day. Phone 34 4174. HANDI Hire Trailers — Cooee Bay Marine — cnr Tanby Road and McBean Street, Yeppoon. 39 1675.
'Nati Dave 39 2458 a/h
Plumber Drainer 49 Thomas St, Emu Park 39 Bill 39 6107 a/h
COAST SPECIAL OF THE WEEK '83 NISSAN PATROL 4 door s/wagon, diesel motor, 5sp manual transmission, air, p/steer, radio cassette. Save over $20,000 on replacement value. Won't last at...$1 7,990 `85 XF FALCON UTILITY 4.1 motor, column auto, air, radio cassette. Only 40,000 klms on clock. Save $5000 on new price at only...$13,990 '86 LASER SL 5 door Hatch, current model, 4 sp manual, 12 mths rego, low klms. Look at this price...$11,990 '82 MAZDA PARKWAY DIESEL CAMPER BUS, fully customised with fridge, stove, sink, double bed. Has a host of cupboard space. Think of the money saved on accommodation! A steal at...$13,990
Chippindale Motor Co Paw Lel USED CARS FAMILY CAR CENTRE Cnr Bruce Hway & Alexandra St, Nth Rockhampton 28 2211
HOUSE-CLEANER. A.II aspects home cleaning and regular home help. Phone 33 6829.
JACK'S lawn-mowing, edging, garden waste removal service will quote. Average yard $15. Phone 39 4292 b/h.
ALLOTMENTS slashed. Kinka Beach/Emu Park/Zilzie area. From $25. 39 6237 HAVE high-pressure water cleaner for heavy duty cleaning jobs. Will do on-site welding. Phone 39 4579. CARPENTER available: Renovations and repair work at reasonable rates. Ph 39 4587. LAWN-MOWING, yard work, odd jobs, house cleaning. Phone 39 2460. BABY-SITTING available, day or night, my place or yburs. 39 6860. IRONING done in my home, $5 per hour. Phone 39 1720. HOUSE-KEEPING work wanted. Capricorn Coast area. Live-out. Phone 39 6824. DRESSMAKING (preferably by pattern). Gail Matthews, phone 39 3316. CARPENTER available. Renovations & repair work at reasonable rates. Sam Crow 39 4587.
MARINE SOUNDERS, Radios, Radar, Satnak;,-Autopilots...Sales, Service and Repairs by resident technician. Ken Jones Marine, Yeppoon. 39 4002. BOAT trailer parts, rollers, winches, bearings the lot at Cooee Bay Marine, 39 1675. STAINLESS steel nuts and bolts, everything you need, at Cooee Bay Marine, 39 1675. MARINE radios, 27mhz, VHF, UHF at Cooee Bay Marine, 39 1675. FIBREGLASS resins, and everything else you need at Cooee Bay Marine, 39 1675.
WANTED TO BUY OLD china, bric-a-brac and jewellery. The Shed Antique, 26 Mary Street, Yeppoon. Phone 39 4532 or 39 3442
YEPPOON State School Centenary book. Contact G Larsen, 39 6864.
Applications close 30/8/87
!Earl and Margaret Hempseed
For all your requirements in Excellent Used Vehicles, ring Dave Macartney or Bill Potts, your two men-on-the-Coast, and they will be delighted to demonstrate any vehicle you are interested in ... at your home. We have, for your perusal, the largest selection of Al Used Cars in Central Queensland. All cars carry our 5000 klm, 3 months, 50/50 warranty, with certain vehicleshaving a 3 year unlimited klm Maintenance Breakdown Warranty. We have the facilities to provide Finance, Leasing and Insurance on the spot.
SOLO guitarist/singer or entertainer required Saturday nights, regular basis. 39 7144.
Phone 39 1912 or 39 1055
Emu Park — 39 6178
Let us show you the car of your choice
required for Lammermoor Lodge, Yeppoon
Buy your next car in your own home
REASONABLY priced Saxaphone or Clarinet. Phone 39 3258.
Ph 39 4244
.REAL ESTATE COUNTRY living on Emu Park/Rockhampton Road. Cleared 1 and a third acre with power, water, phone and highway frontage.. $12,500. Phone 39 3851.
Signwriter FREE QUOTES
ELECTRICIAN 'L 0 Installation RICHTER „7., ELECTRIC 0 Maintenance COMPANY 0 Pensioner Discounts Phone STEVE on
Dave Kershaw for...
BOBCAT Hire 4 in 1 Bucket * Post Hole Digger
Tipper Hire * Trencher
YEPPOON LAWNMOWING Rubbish Removal * Tree Lopping Hedge Trimming * Prompt Service
ALL PAINTING Vont futrx -coot in
For all your Concrete needs on the Coast
Cnr Tanby Road & Charles Street
RUST KILLER Capricorn Sandblasting * Industrial Spray Painting * and... * Mini Soil Deliveries * Tanby Roundabout, Yeppoon
EMU PARK! Panel Beating Spray Painting Rust & Restoration work a specialty.
SAND & GRAVEL SUPPLIER
1 Gordon Johnson'
* Screened Soil and Brickies Loam * Filling * Granite * Gravel
Long distance & Interstate Discounted
ALLOTMENTS LEVELLED & FILLED
B & J Wells
33 1357 * Anywhere * Anytime
14 Capricorn Coast Mirror August 29 - September 4, 1987
Capricorn Coast MIRROR Classifieds TRADEWORK
CONCRETING, block-laying, retainer walls, driveways, patios, runways, etc. Free quotes. 39 1404 or 39 1745. RUBBISH removed, trees lopped, furniture removal. For prompt free quotes, phone C & L Carriers, 39 7924.
OFFICE equipment repairs. VJ Engineering: 1/40 Knight Street, North Rockhampt9n. Phone 28 7889 or 28 2119. TELEVISION, Video, Audio and Ante!ina repairs. Frank Richter, phone 39 2330. ELECTRICIAN: Finter's Electrical ServiL, based Emu Park. Ph Clive, 39 6552 or 28 2902. CONCRETE floors placed and finished. Slashing, ripping & plough work. Ph 39 7588. VIDEO. TV and Audio repairs. Antenna supply and installation. Frank Richter. phone 392330.
FENCING - Terry McMullan. Phone 39 1140. PAINTING. and Wallpaperinc free- quotds.
George Barrett & Co. Owner/Driver
* All types of Painting *
BACKHOE for hire
Re-Paints Specialist * FREE quotes All hours
4 Bucket Sizes * Scrub & Grass Slasher
Open 7 DAYS-A-WEEK all holidays
MINI TIPPER HIRE &SLASHING
49 TANBY RD. YEPPOON 4703 Phone 392419 * Modem custombuilt kitchens * Attractive aluminium awnings and blinds.
Think Concrete THINK PINK
WALLPAPER & PAINTING
NO JOB TOO BIG or TOO SMALL McBean St, Yeppoon Steve Mackie Rockhampton Mike Green
68 Rockhampton Rd, Yeppoon 39 4503
39 4151 28 5302 a/h 28 5244 28 7575 a/h
D & H E Woodward
PLUMBER - Keith Chivers - 39 3518 Plumber - Keith Chivers - 39 3518. BUILDING, painting and plumbing. Free quotes. EC & VP Bailey, 39 2232 or 22 1687. FLYSCREENS and doors, made-to-measure on the Coast from Central Coast Insect Screens. 39.4318. TV HIRE, antenna installation/repairs. Phone t. 22 3931. STOVE and hot water repairs. Yeppoon Electrical Service. 39 3835.
Ron and Kay BarnkOat...
...for all freight requirements to and from Rockhampton
KITCHENS 53, Tanby Road Built to your design
Install a. Screen Door
- SPECIALISING IN ALL TYPES OF
* EXCAVATIONS & DRAINAGE *
Specialising in Laminated or Solid Timber Kitchens For free quote: Ivor Veliscek 39 4379 a/h 39 1614 b/h
Tom Porter's CAPRICORN CONCRETORS•pty,Ltd
Made-to-Measure (up to 870mm wide) Bottom seal included
No loading for weekends Radio controlled Ph Wayne 39 3193 or Noel (a/h) 39 7667
- SERVING CAPRICORN COAST
Decorative Won't Rust Secure
Ph 39 4244
Exterior FREE QUOTES
39 2205 II
Industrial - Residential - Commercial 0 Suspended floors 0 House'floors 0 Patios 0 Driveways 0 Foundations
Central Coast JURALCO . Insect Screens NM
Electric Motors Repairs & Rewinds
WE ALSO STOCK..... SECURITY WINDOWS!'
We repair Pumps: Irrigation, industrial, Pools and... Domestic Pressure Systems * Single & Three-Phase Motors * * Generator Sets, Compressors * * Power Tools * ...etc 24 hours - 7 days
Lammermoor Lodge Holiday Units 5 units plus residence and pool Excellent condition Superb location on the beachfront Lammermoor Beach, Yeppoon
Interior * Exterior * Free Quotes * Allan 'Happy' Warren
NOW AT...59 Tanby Road
'16 years on the Coast'
Straight off the production line with no added speculator charges
REMOVALS 39 3822
0 Good garden soil 0 One block even has a bore 0
AD° e 50
Kanangra Restaurant Tanby Road South, Yeppoon 39 7144
Party and Bus Bookings welcome
BIG new screen! NEW Stereo Sound
NO MOVIES AUGUST 28 & 29
Friday & Saturday September 4 & 5, 7.10pm
or your favourite Real Estate Agent
is a fully licensed family restaurant With group bookings catered for by arrangement, 7 days-a-week. The buffet-style menu is prepared by your hosts
RAINBOW SUPER CINEMA
$6 $5 $3.50
When planing your next outing come to Kanangra. Relax on Sunday with lunch under the Pergola overlooking the pool.
* Friday is family night $14ph * Saturday night, $16ph, there is live entertainment * Sunday lunch is a carvery $12 ph,. Children under 14 are half-price and pre-schoolers, free Bookings are essential
Departing Brisbane & Interstate weekly Ring Eric Sundgren
❑ Close to bus stop 0 Close to Olympic Pool 0
Mario and Elma Cresta (079) 39 1007
Hugh and Liz Pilbury.
STAINLESS steel nuts and bolts...everything you need, at Cooee Bay Marine 39 1675. FIBREGLASS resins, and everything else you need at Cooee Bay Marine, 39 1675. BRUSHCUTTERS, 18 to 35cc, Kawasaki powered. Yeppoon Small Motors, 56 Tanby Road. 39 2115. CAST-IRON skillets and saucepans. Findlays' Electrical, James Street. 39 3266. VICTA and' Rover spare parts. Findlays Electrical, James Street. 39 3266. CHAINSAWS. Try a Swedish Partner. Free • demonstration. Yeppoon Small Motors, 56 Tanby Road. 39 2115. SODA-STREAM flavours and exchange cylinders. Findlays, James Street. 39 3266. STOVE elements and spare parts. Findlays Electrical, James Street. 39 3266. LINEN: ideal pre-wedding and baby shower parties. Phone 39 3660. ATTRACTIVE aluminium awnings and blinds - all types - free measure and quote. Phone Yeppoon Kitchens, 39 2419. KEEP slim...fresh fruit shakes, Yoghurt icecream and vegetables. Free delivery Yeppoon. Fresh Fruit and Veges, James St, 39 1.935. LAMBSKINS, cookbooks, mehtais, jambskin toys ... all from Nursing Mothers. Phone Judy, 33 6831. BEARINGS and seals - Cooe,e Bay Marine cnr Tanby Road and McBean Street, Yeppoon. 39 1675. CASTROL Oils - Cooee Bay Marine - cnr Tanby Road & McBean Sts, Yeppoon. 391675. SELL cheap caravan, fish tank with stand, pony club saddle, reclining rocker. 39 4103
After Hours: 39 3303 and 39 1210
(079) 39 1912 or 39 1055
Exterior house cleaning * Mould removal Window cleaning * Carpet steam cleaning FREE QUOTES ANYTIME I Bob Jocumsen's Cleaning Service
* Light Engineering *
'We do everything' ... Domestic - Commercial - Office
SPRAY -TANK weeds available. Phone 39 1483. CASSETTE, Radio, Stereo, TV and Video repairs. Frank Richter, phone 39 2330. LAWN-MOWING, Edging, Garden -Maintenance. Frank Richter, phone 39 2330. LAWN-MOWING, edging, yards cleaned, rubbish removed, odd jobs. Reliable. 39 2401. RETIRED carpenter available for pensiorTers jobs from $8. All work guaranteed. Phone 39 6939 a/h. CARPENTER/BUILDER, wardrobes, extensions, new houses...no job too small! Terry Bishton, 39 1784. CARPENTER: Qualified tradesman available for renovations, alterations and extensions in Capricorn Coast area. Phone Robert, 39 7036. PLUMBING and drainage on the Coast - D & K J Harding, Lammermoor Beach. 33 6396. SLASHING done - Inquiries, phone 39 1483. LAWN-MOWING, yard work, odd jobs, house cleaning. Phone 39 2460.
GREGORY BILLY HINES CRYSTAL
Capricorn Coast Mirror August 29 — September 4, 1987 — 15
Wednesday basketball CAPRICORN Coast Basketball results played on Wednesday, August 19: Seagulls def Scoobette, 51 to 25; Cobras and Scoobs drew 45-all; Billabong def Wanderers, 35 to 18. Sunday, August 23: Raiders def Devils, 18 to 6; Panthers def Supersonics, 29 to 21; Celtics def Bombers, 33 to 20; Shadows def Mixed Nuts, 43 to 6; La Wetz def Aztecs, 30 to 22. Monday, August 24: Billabongs def Scoobettes, 44 to 24.; Tigers def Wildcats, 41 to 26; Scoobs def Tanby Roses, 28 to 21; and Lamour won on forfiet from Cougars. Draw for Sunday, August 30: court stewards, D Warden and C Willoughby. At 4pm, Panthers play Devils, umpire is D Worden; 5pm, Supersonics play Demons, D Worden is umpire; 6pm, Mixed Nuts v La Wetz with J Shackleton umpire; 7pm, Bombers v Aztecs and A Thomas is umpire; 8pm, Shadows play Celtic and J Shackleton is umpire. Raiders have the bye. On Monday, August 31 court stewards are S Stevenson and C Willoughby. At 6pm, Lamour plays Pink Galahs with A Jones and M Asher as umpires; 7pm Tanby Roses v Celtics, A Thomas and M Anderson umpires; 8pm Billabong v Seagulls with K Dooley and D Worden umpires; 9pm Saints play Scoobs with A Thomas and J Smith umpires. On Wednesday, September 2 court stewards are J Shackleton and K Dooley. At 6pm Coasters play Wildcats with K Dooley and I Corney umpires; 7pm Wanderers play Scoobettes with D Suosari and D Frew umpires; 8pm Nomads v Cougars and K Dooley and N Walls are the umpires. At the end of round one Demons on 11 points lead the under 13 competition. Panthers have 10, Raiders seven, Supersonics six and Devils five points. In the under 16 competition Celtic have a commanding lead of 15 points with three teams Bombers, Aztecs and La Wetz have 10 points. Shadows have nine points and Mixed Nuts five points.
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STIFF OPPOSITION FOR EAGLES Final sailing heat YEPPOON Eagles Soccer club played against some stiff opposition on the weekend but was unable to score a win for the day. In the under nines match Frenchville Tigers scored three goals to the Eagles' one. It was a strenuous game with the boys scoring their second loss for the season. Most players played well and were unlucky not to win. Ryan Scarlett executed a strong direct kick into the nets to score the teams only goal. The players showed good sportsmanship even though they faced defeat. ' Eagles fielded a full team of enthusiastic under eights. Right from the kick-off the team displayed total field coverage in attack. This would have to have been the best competitive game of the season with the team working together. During the game the Eagles had the better share of ball but lacked strength to follow through and finish possible scoring. movements.
Team work from Daniel Limpus _and Michael Korotcoff in the wings and playing to Andrew Breingan resulted in him scoring the Eagles one goal compared to St Anthony's two. Yeppoon Eagles fielded a full under seven team with reserves but were unable to defeat Southside Jets. Once play started it soon became apparent Southside Jets was the more skilled team. The Eagles' had problems of crowded play and at times lacked concentration but some good movements showed promise. Nex season with practice this young team could improve their skills and tactics. Southside Jets scored seven while the Eagles were kept scoreless. There will be no bus on Saturday, August 29. The under eights play at 9.50am, under nines at 10.40am and the under sevens at 1 lam.
Close semi-final at Yeppoon bowls YEPPOON Bowls Club played three competitions this week. A close semi-final was played in the open fours with Bill Robert's team pitted against Bill Manthey's team. Bill Robert's team led 16 to eight after 11 ends but Bill Manthey's team fought back to within two points after 20 ends. Bill Manthey's team scored three take the game 24 to 23. Bill Roberts defeated Dave Mould's team in the open pairs 26 to 15. On August 19 Rockhampton's D C Motors sponsored a _cornpetiton at the Yeppoon club. The day was made a charitable occasion with funds raised going to the QATB Yeppoon branch. There was 84 players and supporters who turned-up for play. Yeppoon Ambulance superintendent Geoff Reynolds was presented with a $900 cheque. Sunday, August 23 wwas president Tom's Day, and 28 Central Queensland teams attended. Among the guests was CQDBA president Key Till and life members Geoff Morgan, Tom Crowe, Bill Roberts and Sandy Grant. Bill Roberts was also presented with a merit award from the CQ committee for 25 years service to the club. Results of games played: open triples, Frank Birkett, Terry Woodbridge and Bill Manthey def Keith McKimmie, John Ware and Bill Roberts, 24 to 23. Graded fours: Glen Kluver, Tom Dorrell, Don Goody (sub) and Peter Brown def Shane Goody, Harold Crooks, Key Thompson and Norm Myler, 21 to 13. Open pairs: John Ware and Bill Roberts def Fred Baker and Dave Moulds, 26 to 15. D C Motors trophy winners: Hook Anderson, Ken O'Leary, Arnie Peterson and Fred Baker; runners-up, Don Biddle, Gordon McKenzie, G McCosker and, Dave
Moulds. Sportsman trophies: Jack Condon, Fraser Freeman, Laurie Collins and Mo Stewart. Tom Roo's president's trophy went to the Mason Club players E Turner, V Ireland, D Davies and D Hoare. Runners-up were Welfare Club players C Turner, I Lemperier, J Leish and E Heith. The sporting trophy went to Wowan players B Mauger, W Rainer, M Briekreutz and D Briekreutz.
Daytime squash PAT HARRIS and Kathy Harding presented the match of the day at Ladies Daytime Squash fixtures played on. Wednesday. Pat played up a line and defeated Kathy 32. Liz's Whizzers defeated Julie's Jokers 136: Liz Scherlies def Julie Britton 3-0; Trish Hinton v Marg Brodell 1-3; Roslyn Clifford def Jean Graff 3-0; Pam Hayman def Jan Schmidt 3-0; Maryanne vearing def Lois. Bayliss 3-0; Alison O'Rourke v Lois Bayliss 03. Kate's Kites defeated Jaguars 15-11: Nita Marxsen v Kathy Dale 1-3; Lona Perrin def Joyce Dooley 3-2; Sue Blake def Diane Cameron 3-2; Cheryl Evans def Heidi 3-1; Leonie Warren v Rosemary Hansen 2-3; Cordie Nugent def Sue Adamson 3-0. May's Meanies defeated Alice's Aces 1310: May Briggs def Alice Glennie 3-1;' Rosemary Dakai v Jenny Semple 2-3; Kathy Harding v Pat Harris 2-3; Linda Keily v Pat Harris 0-3; Robyn Battersby def Helen Hinton 3-0; Sharon Haines def Judy Smith 30. Dazzlers defeated Seagulls 13-7: Denise Campbell v Sally Corney 0-3; Lyn Timms v Wendy Stephens 1-3; Penny Munn def Rosemary Jones 3-0; Anne Priem def Megan Anderson 3-1; Carol Knight def Debbie Marxsen 3-0; Cheryl Egan d Anne Hodge 3-0.
Celebration for second term in office EMU PARK Ladies Bowling Club president kath Cliffe celebrated her second term in office with a gathering of lady bowlers from Rockhampton, Mt Morgan, Baralaba and Yeppoon. Some interstate members also played in the competition. The 64 bowlers played in sunny weather at Emu Park's bowling green. Special guests included the Central Queensland Ladies District Bowling Association executive president Dee Buckler, Avis Smith, Thelma Cheshire and patroness, Sarah Latimer, Mavis Wood, Eunice Cowdray. Present from the parent club was president Norm Eveilly. Mrs Cliffe was a gift by Betty Allen on behalf of the Emu Park Club. President trophies out of the hat went to: first, Emu Park skipped by Lil Mills; second Dee, skipped by Ellen Kirkman; third Emu Park, skipped by E Leitch. The sportsman prize went to the Baralaba team skipped by Vi Williams. Spiders were won by Thelma Cheshire and Mavis McLean. Touchers went to Leila O'Brien, Thelma Cheshire, Avis Smith and Ruth Forrest. Raffles donated by.Mary Peacock, Audrey Bates and J Gardner were won by Eunice Cowdray won one and Esmee Johnson won two. Mrs Cliffe thanks all who worked to make the day a success. Competitions Kath Cliffe won the C singles finals against Joy Stewart, 32 to 25. Wednesday, September 2 fixtures will be the Closed single finals at 1pm between Ethel Madden and Lil Mills. Sunday, August 30 will be Hazel Dingwell's Trophy day. A full green of 64 players is
expected and players can expect a number of raffles and food with play starting at 1pm. Tuesday, September 15 is a friendly social game with Yeppoon ladies starting at 1pm. The list is on the notice board and as many as possible players are asked to nominate.
Singing Ship ON Saturday, August 22, 12 Singing Ship Indoor Bowling club members played in the last round of the Hartwig Tropy competition. The win went to Keppel Sands who scored 98 to Singing Ship's 85. Members who played against Keppel Sands were Ivy Cooper, Edie Brooks, Beryl Wenck, Marl Wilson, George Hogan, Kath Mcllwraith, Trevor Gardner, Lil Mills, Len and Ruth Jones, Alan and Marg price. On Monday, August 24, 18 members travelled by bus to Rockhampton for a game with the Capri club at Kent Street Hall. Singing Ship's team of Kath Trevor Gardner, Billie Stevenson, Phyl Morris, Marje Wilson, Ruth Wilson, Ruth Forrest, Ray-Farrow, Avis Mallory, Bill Kidd, Ivy Cooper, Charlie Stratford, Herb and Beryl Wenck, John and Iris Smith, Alan and Marg Price, scored 126 to defeat Capri who made 98. The book is filling up for Sid Will's Pairs Shield Day on September 1. Bowling will start at 1.30pm sharp. Any interested people can ring 39 6879. Also in September is an All Day event on the 13th. • Proceeds from this day go to the association and all visitors names should be in by September 8. Seats are still available for the trip to Gladstone on September 27 for a full day of bowling.
KEPPEL Bay Sailing Club held the final Winter series heat on Sunday. A north easterly sea breeze was blowing and the race started at 1.30pm in five to eight knot winds which gradually freshened to about 12 to 15 knots by 3pm. This made for a great afternoon of sailing and Paul Keating had Longshot in an unbeatable position after the gun was fired. However this lead Was lost after the first marker was rounded when Rob Clay working Young Arnold sailed into the lead. With the freshening breeze Dennis Little's G Cat Hypo powered away to take line honours from the three sharpies. The competition between division two boats saw David Higgins in Celerity lead the Heed for the first half of the race. However as the breeze freshened Damien Stover and Colin Spowart sailed Crusader into the lead and a handicap win. Results in order of line honours: Hypo, D Little; Young Arnold, R Clay; Blood, Sweat and Tears, D Zonca. Handicap honours: Crusader, D Stover; Celerity, D Higgins; Without Envy, B Spowart. Sabot line honours and handicaps: Kamikaze, M Watson; Little Bits; J Little; Dotterel, D Little. There will be a break from sailing this weekend before the summer season statts with the opening Regatta on September 5 and 6. An invitation race has been organised for Saturday at 2pm and Heats one and two On Sunday at 10am and 2pm.
Yeppoon golf YEPPOON Golf Club's Wednesday session was well attended with a few visitors teeing off. Ladies Stableford winner was Marge Williams with 35 points. Next best was Avis Aird on 34. Marge also won the first nine on 34 with Avis on 331/2. Hazel Frywon the second nine with 311/2 and Kay Scope and Tarni Young followed both with scores of 34 and a quarter. Pinshots went to E Woodbridge and' R Norton while N Montgomery won the proshot. Members' Stableford winners were visitor Authur Lorraway, Ralph Clay and George Norton all with 40 points. John Noyes scored 39, Peter Marwedel 39 and Trevor Gray also 39 points. J Noyes won the first nine with 311/2 with C Meyers 311/2, A Lorraway 311/2 , R Nichols 311/2 and R Clay with 311/2 points. P Marwedel won the second nine with 291/2, T Gray 32, G Norton 32, T Wahlin and. T Shields both had 33 points. Pinshots went to I Atkinson and W Oates while G Norton won the proshot. On Thursday the ladies played a 12-hole stroke and the winner was Judy Umlauff on a count back from Lorna Quickley who bosh scored 49 nett. Next was Barbara Chandler with 52, Lyn Rice made 54 nett. There will be a beginners golf clinic starting next Thursday for four weeks. Any interested people are welcome to attend. On Friday, August 21 the Veterans played a stableford for Members and ladies over 12 holes. Competitors were playing for the Rby and Joyce Nichols trophies. . Phoebe Harris won the Ladies section with 29 points, next was Stella Haskins on 23, Grace Ritchie 22 and Kay Howe scored 21 points. The pinshot was won by Esme Woodbridge. Members winner was Eric Richardson with a score of 26 on a count back from Ralph Clay, Peter Marwedel and Roy Nichols who also made 26. The Pinshot was won by T Woodbridge. The Ladies played a stroke game on Saturday, August 22. Winner was Cassie Freeman with nett 70 and Eileen Larman was next with 71 on a count back from Gwen Bullock. Gwen Dawson followed. Pinshots went to Hazel Fry and Nancy Montgomery while Moyra Potts won the proshot. Members also played a stroke game for the T Stevens trophy. Bing Morgan won with 66 nett and Dick McGlashen came second with 68 nett after a count back from Bill Freeman and Eric Richardson. Dave Marshall had 69, Terry Simpson 69, Brian Umlauft 69, Ray Morgan 69, Col Walker 69, Eal Bartley 70 and Len Ludes bad 70 also. Pinshots went to M Damrow, D Worthington and J Noyes while I Murray won the proshot. On Sunday, August 23 the 4bbb Medley S/Scratch was played. winners were Trevor Gray and Ian Murray on plus 12, Al and Grace Ritchie plus 11, Des Worthington and Alan Lewis plus 11, Garry Bleys and Jack Stratford plus 10, Ossice McCurtayne and Ray Hunt plus eight. Ladies pinshot went to S Haskins and N Montgomery. Members' pinshots went to R Montgomery and A Ritchie. Proshots went to Ethel Jarman and Bill Potts.
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Bev Laundry's 3rd consecutive win in King of the Mountain FOR the third consecutive year, Emu Park runner Bev Laundry has won the female's King of the Mountain section. Bev has won the race every year since its inception except in 1984 when Sally Clarke won the title. However Bev Laundry was four seconds off her best time, completing the 7.7km' run in 46mins 4 secs. Vev was part of a strong Coast contingent of runners placed in the run. Juniors female runner Peachy George completed 4.5km in 27mins 44secs. Peachy crossed the line in front of co-Coast runner Alison Timms, who was second. To complete the trifecta, another Coast runnder Mireille Divett was third. Rockhampton runners Brett Hudson and Colin Edminstone fought out the first two places in the junior boys' division but Coast boy Bo George was third. King of the Mountain, also for the third consecutive year, was Gladstone runner Trent Hall, who sliced 25 seconds off his previous best time. Trent's time was 33.3mins. Bev is now preparing herself for Emu Park's fun run on Sunday, September 27. It's the sixth time Emu Park has held the run and a number of organisations and people are busily training for the event. Teams or individuals will be required to run 8.2km. There is also a 4km beach run for juniors and the less competitive runners wanting a bit of fun. Bev said last year some runners had a swim off the beach before finishing. Proceeds from this year's race goes to the Don Ireland Swimming complex and she hopes entries will be in before the day. For further inquiries phone 39 6326.
Junior golfer scores an eagle COAST golfer Tim Fitch scored an Eagle at the Emerald Junior golf championships. Results of last weekend's nine hole competition: boys winner was B Emblem while runners-up were M Williamson and J McClelland. Brooke Wildin won the girls nine hole competition. Pin shots went to M Targett and S Lawlor. In the 18-hole championshi was J Mulholland and T Beck. M Bradshaw and C Schick were second while G Campbell and Pat Cranny came third. Piri shots went to Pat Cranny, G Campbell, J Mulholland and T Beck.
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❑ ABOVE: Jeff Ingle (left) and Wayne Kitchener (right) are the only two Coast cricket representatives who will play in the Rockhampton and District Cricket team against the touring Brisbane Wanderers next week. Rick Robinson is Capricorn Coast Cricket Club secretary/treasurer and Rockhampton District secretary.
TOP CRICKETERS WILL VISIT CURRENT and former Test and State cricketers Carl Rackeman, Brett Henschall, Sam Trimble and Ross Duncan will be on the Coast next Monday and Tuesday. The cricketers are part of Brisbane's Wanderers club making a week-long tour of Central Queensland playing matches agAinst schools and sporting organisations. St Brendan's College and Yeppoon State High school are both hosting games. On Tuesday, September 1 at 10.30am, the 30-man squad will play at St Brendan's College. A second game will be played at Yeppoon High ending with a barbecue
0 By Brian Brettell THE first annual general meeting of the Capricorn Coast Swimming Club held at the Cooee Bay hall on Wednesday, August 26, 1987 was a total failure. Of the eight people attending, three were members of the out-going executive. It was not possible to form a new committee as all present had on more than one previous occasion held executive positions. Surely there are some interested persons whose children enjoy the benefits of the swimming club, willing to accept a position. It is disappointing to think there are parents in our community willing to accept the benefits the club gives their children but unwilling to contribute to its continuance. The club is held for the benefit and enjoyment of the children and teenagers of the Capricorn Coast who need the organisational abilities of adults to further their interests in swimming. A second and final annual general meeting will be held at the Cooee Bay hall at 7.30pm on Wednesday, September 9. Should the further attempt be
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organised by Coast cricketers. To help defray costs, St Brendan's College will be raffling an autographed cricket bat. This bat has been signed by Australian, West Indian and English cricket sides which toured Australia last season. St Brendan's has organised one team which includes some old-boys, the most notable Phillip Ilott who led the school's A grade batting averages in Rockhampton last year. Coast players, Wayne Kitchiner and Jeff Ingle will be playing for the Rockhampton and district side in the second match against Wanderers.
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unsuccessful, there will not be a swimming club on the Capricorn Coast. In January this year the club was formed with no funds and no equipment and has developed to such an extent that it is to host the Tropic of Capricorn Championships in October. This could be the last official function conducted under the banner of the Capricorn Coast Swimming Club. Personal invitations will be forwarded to all members and their parents in a last attempt to receive some support and attendance at the meeting on September 9. Organisers said that if a committee is not formed at that meeting the club will cease to exist.
Gallery watches close finishes Long, close matches continued to claim the attention of the gallery in the Capricorn Coast A grade squash competition. The closest of the night was the Neil Roberts v Glen Ward match. Neil took Mighty Macks only point with a 3-2 win over Glen with the points 38 each. Chris Callard out-gunned Ray Campbell after a slow start to win 3-1 for Mariners. True to name, Strugglers did just that all night. Warren Royal at number four claimed the only point with a 10-9 win in the fourth against Len Keily in a match in which neither player appeared to want to be far from the action. Larry Owens for Tony's BYO came from behind to defeat Struggles Damien Brierty in five, while Chris Hacker did the same for Peter Gordon. Front Liners showed their latent talent with a two rubber each eight games to seven win over Anyone for Tennis despite their number two Brian Umlauft having to retire in the third game with a left-handed wrench when leading.2-0 over Bernard Lacey. Roger Dale struck form for Front Liners with a 3-0 win over Judy Umlauft despite Judy's fightback in the third. Front Liners defeated Anyone for Tennis two rubbers each eight games to seven: Ellen Farr def Danny Taylor 3-1; Roger Dale def Judy Umlauft 3-0; Brian Umlauft v Bernard Lacey 2-3; Joe Foat v Clay Nothling 0-3. Mariners def Mighty Macks 3-1: reserve Mark Sargood def Peder Dale 3-1; Chris Callard def Ray Campbell 3-1; Glen Ward v Neil Roberts 2-3; Brett Stewart def Gordon Roberts 3-0. Tony's BYO def Strugglers 3-1: Len Keily v Warren Royal. 2-3; Larry Owens def Damien Brierty 3.2; Chris Hacker def Peter Gordon 3-2; Tony Smith def Tony Briggs 3-1.
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THERE'S a cricket bat at the Mirror office ... it turned up on Tuesday from St Brendan's College and, aside from the fact that it's a top bat it's autographed. This bat is a genuine, dinki-di, 110 per cent collector's item ... and it could be yours, to have and to hold, forever. All you have to do is buy a raffle ticket and help St Brendan's defray the expenses involved in staging a cricket match between the Brisbane Wanderers and a representative Central Queensland team. if you see someone selling tickets, stop and buy one. Oh, what makes the bat worth winning? Only the signatures from all the players in the 1986/87 Australian Test side plus those from the England and West Indies players in the same season. That's some bat!!! 0 0 0
HAVE you ever wondered about the awkwardness that must be involved when two people, who have each been married before, decide to marry each other? There must be times when the new husband calls his new wife by his former (note I didn't say "old") wife's name and vice versa. In some ways it must be great to have a new wife or husband ... all those old jokes and sportin achievements and so on can be recycled for at least another 10 tellings before the new partner calls a halt. But what brings this to mind is a Yeppoon bloke who is in the situation just described. Now whenever he goes out to a restaurant he orders veal. Always veal. Nothing else. Just veal. His wife sits opposite in these forays into restaurants and orders what she likes and watches her husband eat his veal. Last week, after another burst of veal, it was too much. She ate in silence, watched him wolf down the veal, pay the waiter ... then she struck. "Why do you always eat veal when we go out. Why don't you ever order anything else? Why won't you eat veal at home? If I cook you veal you turn up your nose, pick up the plate and throw it up the yard," she said (or words to that effect). Patient husband waited ... It was no use trying to get a word in, the tirade flowed. Finally, when the torrent of words had slowed to a trickle, he said (cautiously):"But I love veal. "Wife roared back into the fight: "No you don't, you hate it, you loathe it." Husband (meek and mild): "No dear, that was your former husband. He hated veal ... I love it."And that explained why he had never been serve veal since he married for the second time!!! ID ❑ 0
HEAR tell a private naturalisation ceremony was held at the council chambers recently ... seems recentlynaturalised chairman Cr John Bowen was sick and his deputy, Cr Keith Hinchliffe, stood in for him. Apparently a fellow councillor became an Australian at the ceremony ... all alone. Why all alone? It's not for us to say ... no doubt another paper will tell the full story; it's more theirs than ours! D 0 0
MIRROR mess-up department ... last week's issue said Yeppoon RSL president Stan Kent was vice president of the newlyformed Vietnam Veteran's Legion. Actually, Les Nicholas is the vice president. 0 0 0
BY the way, that blue was made when the story was being rewritten. Rewriting can be dangerous ... years ago "Old Baldy" rewrote' a bridal picture blockline and wound up marrying the priest to the bride! But that's not as bad as a paper years ago which is supposed to have muddled up bloc klines under two pits. The first pic was of a cow and a bull and the lines underneath said: Mr and Mrs Soandso after their recent wedding...". But the other was a beauty. It showed a bride and groom ... and the lines said: "Champion stud bull and champion milker ..."!!!