WEEK IN RE­VIEW

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THURS­DAY

COUN­CIL­LOR Danny Rowle­son fears koala cor­ri­dors in Won­bah could come un­der threat if the State Gov­ern­ment agrees to sell a par­cel of its land.

FRI­DAY

BRAN­DON Mc Moni­gal finds a bag of dead pup­pies on the banks of the Bur­nett River. The hor­rific find is the lat­est in a string of an­i­mal abuse cases.

SATUR­DAY

THE SOC­CEROOS win ar­guably the most pres­ti­gious and im­por­tant foot­ball tro­phy in Australia’s his­tory af­ter beat­ing South Korea in the Asian Cup fi­nal. Australia opened the scor­ing through a Mas­simo Luongo rocket in the 49th minute, and looked to be on track to record an his­toric win. Son He­ung-min broke Aus­tralian hearts and kept South Korea in the game thanks to a 91st minute strike, send­ing the game into ex­tra time. James Troisi be­came the hero in the 105th minute when he latched onto a Tomi Juric pass to seal a 2-1 win.

SUN­DAY

BUR­NETT MP Stephen Bennett claims victory as Bund­aberg re­mains on a knife’s edge.

MON­DAY

BUND­ABERG Brewed Drinks flies the lo­cal ban­ner at G’Day USA Gala in Los An­ge­les. The event, held at the Hol­ly­wood Pal­la­dium, was part of a se­ries of cel­e­bra­tions show­cas­ing Aus­tralian ca­pa­bil­ity in the USA. More im­por­tantly for Bund­aberg Brewed Drinks CEO John McLean, it’s an op­por­tu­nity to rub shoul­ders and en­hance re­la­tion­ships with “key in­flu­encers”.

TUES­DAY

BUND­ABERG Re­gional Coun­cil un­aminously ap­prove a plan to lease a par­cel of land on Walla St, Bund­aberg, to At­tila Boxing Academy. The not-for-profit group op­er­ates out of Shalom Catholc Col­lege, but founder and coach At­tila Ko­vacs said they needed more room. Mr Ko­vacs said he was turn­ing away new mem­bers as the club had reached ca­pac­ity, and said a big­ger space would also al­low for a larger boxing ring.

WED­NES­DAY

FED­ERAL mem­ber for Hin­kler Keith Pitt an­nounces fund­ing for Bum­ble­bees Ther­a­peu­tic Preschool, as well as a “small num­ber of other lo­cal or­gan­i­sa­tions. I recog­nise this is just a tem­po­rary so­lu­tion... ,” he said.

PHOTO: CON­TRIB­UTED

IN LOS AN­GE­LES: CEO of Bund­aberg Brewed Drinks John McLean mix­ing up the per­fect drink.

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