Nick Crockford

Nick has been a journalist for more than 30 years, working for weekly and major daily (morning and evening) newspapers, as well as in public relations and radio in Australia and the UK.

He has led teams covering such as the English Premier League, World Cup Finals and Olympic Games, but says community news is his first love.

Nick has lived in the Moreton Bay Region for more than 20 years and is heavily involved with two of the region’s largest football clubs.

The Latest from Nick

Work starts on $627m youth detention centre
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Work starts on $627m youth detention centre

Construction is officially under way on a new 80-bed youth detention centre at Woodford. ** FREE TO READ **

Meet candidates in Moreton Bay City Council elections
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Meet candidates in Moreton Bay City Council elections

Check out the background, community involvement and campaign issues of those chasing seven places on Moreton Bay City Council in next month's elections. ** FREE TO READ **

Marina appeal dropped by Newport Action Group
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Marina appeal dropped by Newport Action Group

Newport Action Group (NAG) has withdrawn its appeal over Moreton Bay City Council’s decision to re-zone marina land, which may lead to a multi-million-dollar hotel development.** FREE TO READ **

Doors open for UniSC's O Day
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Doors open for UniSC's O Day

UniSC’s new students had their first taste of the Moreton Bay campus when the doors opened for Orientation Day. See two picture galleries. ** FREE TO READ **

$6 million fire station officially opens
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$6 million fire station officially opens

Moreton Bay’s new fire station, covering North Lakes, Mango Hill and Deception Bay, has been officially opened. Picture galleries ** FREE TO READ **

UniSC's co-working pitch to Moreton Bay
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UniSC's co-working pitch to Moreton Bay

Businesses are invited to tap into the innovation ecosystem at the city’s newest co-working space at UniSC Moreton Bay. ** FREE TO READ **

Kallangur woman's shock at $1m win
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Kallangur woman's shock at $1m win

A Kallangur woman was overjoyed to hear someone in her area had scored $1 million in Monday & Wednesday Gold Lotto - only to discover it was her! ** FREE TO READ **

Who does - and does not - have to vote
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Who does - and does not - have to vote

Almost 140,000 registered electors in the City of Moreton Bay will not have to vote in the Local Government Elections next month. Are you one of them? ** FREE TO READ **

Addison answers Australia's call
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Addison answers Australia's call

Burpengary’s Addison White will pull on the Australian Indoor netball team colours for the first time after being selected for the national 15 and Under team. ** FREE TO READ **

Moreton Bay's home theft hotspots revealed
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Moreton Bay's home theft hotspots revealed

Home theft hotspots in the City of Moreton Bay last year have been revealed by new RACQ Insurance claim figures. ** FREE TO READ **