Yeppoon Central Meats owner/manager Zen Kona and his staff have already taken orders for 1100 whole hams for Christmas. Picture: Contributed
Yeppoon Central Meats owner/manager Zen Kona and his staff have already taken orders for 1100 whole hams for Christmas. Picture: Contributed

MORNING REWIND: 5 top stories you may have missed

Good morning Central Queensland,

Welcome to today’s edition of The Morning Rewind, where we fill you in on the biggest stories you may have missed yesterday, December 19.

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The first person to officially nominate for the Rockhampton region mayor vacancy with the Electoral Commission of Queensland, Bronwyn Laverty-Young wants to promote Rockhampton as a “great tourist destination”.

(Catch up HERE)

Bronwyn Laverty-Young is running for mayor. Picture: Contributed
Bronwyn Laverty-Young is running for mayor. Picture: Contributed

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A man was bitten by a ‘brown’ snake at a home in North Rockhampton on Saturday.

(Catch up HERE)

READ: Two people hospitalised after crashing into tree

A man in his 60s was bitten by a snake that was ‘brown in colour’. Picture: Rachel Vercoe
A man in his 60s was bitten by a snake that was ‘brown in colour’. Picture: Rachel Vercoe

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Find out which business was voted Rockhampton region’s best Christmas butcher in a poll run by The Morning Bulletin.

(Catch up HERE)

Yeppoon Central Meats owner/manager Zen Kona: When you put a lot of pride into your work and you get recognised for it, it’s the best feeling.” Picture: Contributed
Yeppoon Central Meats owner/manager Zen Kona: When you put a lot of pride into your work and you get recognised for it, it’s the best feeling.” Picture: Contributed

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A number of drink and drug-drivers were dealt with in Rockhampton Magistrates Court this week.

(Catch up HERE)

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From beachfront homes to mansions and Queenslanders, Rockhampton and the Capricorn Coast has recorded a number of million-dollar property sales in 2020.

Check out our list of the top 10 biggest property sales of the year.

(Catch up HERE)

SOLD: 27 Island View Cres, Barlows Hill, sold for $1.376 million on February 22. Picture: Contributed
SOLD: 27 Island View Cres, Barlows Hill, sold for $1.376 million on February 22. Picture: Contributed

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See you back here tomorrow for The Morning Rewind.