40 Years a Hervey Bay Solicitor

Gayler De Vere Legal is founded on the long-term involvement in the Hervey Bay community of its principal Don Gayler. A desire to return to the country saw Don re-locate to the Hervey Bay / Maryborough region in November, 1980 and he commenced practice in his own right in February,…

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Don’s Dynamite – Welcome to 2019

Welcome to 2019 – a year that will bring all that we want to achieve and at a pace that allows us time for all those family activities and pursuits that quite often take second place to more pressing issues. The Dynamite wants to start 2019 on a promising and…

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Don’t Roll the Dice – Make sure you have a Will

We live in a time of on-line gambling – the opportunities to gamble on almost any sporting event or happening around the World are virtually limitless. So, with all the gambling opportunities which confront us each and every day, why gamble with the future of your family and loved ones….

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Buying a Business – Let’s Start the Process

Each year in Australia, an enormous range of business activities are the subject of sales and purchases. What is relevant and perhaps critical to one business might garner very different considerations for another business. For example, the lease of premises in a strategic location for retailing might be critical to…

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Divorce FAQ’s

How long do I need to be separated before I can make application for a divorce? Australia has a no-fault divorce system. What this means is that the behaviour of both parties is not relevant, the only test is that the relationship be irretrievably broken down. One of the indicators…

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Don’s Dynamite Christmas Special 2018

The Dynamite is forward looking – it doesn’t always dwell on the negatives when there are so many positives out there in our bustling community and on the world stage. So the Dynamite is looking forward to 2019 unlike those in the media and our visionary politicians ……….. it’s time…

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Don’s Dynamite – Monty Python Alive in Hervey Bay

Monty Python – alive and living in Hervey bay! Well Monty might have discovered the Ministry of Silly Walks but in Hervey Bay up at Tavistock Towers, we have the Ministry of Silly Talks – obviously a new initiative of our City fathers. Just consider this – you make an…

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Debt Collection – It’s That Time of Year Again

Well it’s that time of year again. It just seems to come around quicker and quicker each year, but that doesn’t help if you’re a business owner – it only adds to the pressure of running your business. Whilst Christmas is a time for family and relaxation, it’s also a…

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Does Divorce Affect My Will?

Short Answer – It sure does. Separation and divorce each have a different impact on your Will. Separation takes place once your marriage has broken down irretrievably, but you are not necessarily divorced at that time. Even if you are separated from your spouse you are still legally married to…

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How to get a divorce

If you have finally decided to end your marriage, to be recognised as no longer married at law, then you must consider how to go about getting a divorce. You may apply to the Federal Circuit Court of Australia (soon to change its name) for a divorce order once you…

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