Toxic smoke bomb explosion forces Qld resort evacuation

Toxic smoke bomb explosion forces Qld resort evacuation

Nine people exposed to toxic smoke in beachside resort

Paraplegic motorcross champion determined to ride again

Paraplegic motorcross champion determined to ride again

The biking prodigy is recovering from his tumble on the world stage

Surf club changes dress code over sexism complaints

Surf club changes dress code over sexism complaints

Before, the club allowed only women to wear singlets at the venue.

The club where kids learn music, use instruments for free

The club where kids learn music, use instruments for free

Kids want to learn music? It doesn't have to be a financial burden

How to stop Facebook from grabbing your data

How to stop Facebook from grabbing your data

How Facebook can grab your data, and what to do to stop it

Pain no barrier to Kirra conquest for Wilson

Pain no barrier to Kirra conquest for Wilson

Peregian Beach surfer wins Quiksilver Pro.

Tragic love story: Couple with MS reach for last hope

Tragic love story: Couple with MS reach for last hope

Coast couple's struggle to get Nick to Russia for surgery

Council mergers: Did they actually save us money?

Council mergers: Did they actually save us money?

A decade on from council mergers, was the pain worth it?

Janita's youth mental health movement

Janita's youth mental health movement

One phone call that paved the way to better youth mental health

NZ sevens rugby team training at Coolum from today

NZ sevens rugby team training at Coolum from today

New Zealand sevens women's rugby team arrive at Coolum today

Cairns Airport evacuated

Cairns Airport evacuated

BREAKING: Cairns Airport is reportedly in lockdown

Young mum found dead in shed

Young mum found dead in shed

A man is in custody after a woman was found dead

Simple test Americans just can’t pass

Simple test Americans just can’t pass

AMERICANS are clueless when it comes to the rest of the world.

‘You’re on my f***ing list’: Probe after cop’s outburst

‘You’re on my f***ing list’: Probe after cop’s outburst

A police officer is being investigated

iPhone: Tips for taking better photos

iPhone: Tips for taking better photos

Apple launches free photography sessions at stores

'Worst I've seen': Tourism boss slams Bruce Hwy horror show

'Worst I've seen': Tourism boss slams Bruce Hwy horror show

Traffic congestion now stretches more than 20km

More options for girls in state-wide school uniform code

More options for girls in state-wide school uniform code

School girls must be able to choose to wear pants or shorts

Community mourns young man killed in 'harrowing' crash

Community mourns young man killed in 'harrowing' crash

Small Coast town mourns the loss of a 22-year-old man

Sport

    World tour leader starts Margaret River Pro with promise

    World tour leader starts Margaret River Pro with promise

    "I feel like this is going to be a good year.”

    World tour leader optimistic despite exit at Bells Beach

    World tour leader optimistic despite exit at Bells Beach

    "There was a lot of waiting going on in that heat.”

    Wilson's good form continues as second event of tour starts

    Wilson's good form continues as second event of tour starts

    He won his round one heat with a last-minute wave.

    A battle of the lifesavers

    A battle of the lifesavers

    Community discussions on what's best for the future of Peregian surf

    National Sport

      Naitanui faces 12 months on sidelines

      Naitanui faces 12 months on sidelines

      Every AFL club's injury list after Round 17 of the season

      Silver lining for Aussies in mixed teams triathlon

      Silver lining for Aussies in mixed teams triathlon

      Aussies hand world teams triathlon relay gold to France

      McCullough escapes ban for punch

      McCullough escapes ban for punch

      Andrew McCullough and Chris Satae escape bans after coming to blows

      Bunnies hop clear in premiership race

      Bunnies hop clear in premiership race

      Rabbitohs firm as premiership favourites after nine-game win streak

      Girl, 9, one step closer to walking

      Girl, 9, one step closer to walking

      A girl who is unable to speak or walk might take her first steps

      Solar farm to create 300 jobs for Gladstone

      Solar farm to create 300 jobs for Gladstone

      Renew Estate gained council approval this month.

      Man arrested after alleged road rage attack

      Man arrested after alleged road rage attack

      Man from Warwick area on the way to court after road rage incident

      Teen dies in motorbike crash

      Teen dies in motorbike crash

      He was pronounced dead at the scene.

      Business News

        $1000 can earn you a fortune

        $1000 can earn you a fortune

        One small investment can lead to “tens of thousands of dollars”

        Supermarkets’ desperate bag ploy

        Supermarkets’ desperate bag ploy

        Coles and Woolworths to reward customers who bring their own bags.

        I'VE LOST IT ALL: Carvery owner reveals devastation

        I'VE LOST IT ALL: Carvery owner reveals devastation

        The tragic story behind Rose City Carvery's sudden exit.

        Downside of Steve Jobs legacy we forget

        Downside of Steve Jobs legacy we forget

        There’s a growing problem with Steve Jobs’ most famous creation

        What's On

          Aussie drag queen gets own TV show on BBC4

          Aussie drag queen gets own TV show on BBC4

          The world's first 'dragazine' show

          GOURD LORD: Why 14,000 people are about to hit Goomeri

          GOURD LORD: Why 14,000 people are about to hit Goomeri

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          Music festivals consider ban on single use plastic

          Music festivals consider ban on single use plastic

          Ponchos and water bottles, plus camping equipment, are big culprits

          Wedding dress from 1890s among collection for festival

          Wedding dress from 1890s among collection for festival

          Take a walk down the aisle in a different era at heritage festival

          Lifestyle

            READER QUESTIONS: Why do I have to wait months for a car?

            READER QUESTIONS: Why do I have to wait months for a car?

            We're answering the tough automotive questions.

            OPINION: Fatal distraction putting people in line of fire

            OPINION: Fatal distraction putting people in line of fire

            Many people have an unhealthily addiction to their mobile phones.

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            That's a wrap - versatile dress suits most body shapes

            This flowing classic is a graceful staple for your wardrobe.

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            Brush up on your skills

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                Demi Moore savagely roasts ex Bruce Willis

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                Palace releases Prince Louis christening photos

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                Britney suffers on-stage wardrobe malfunction

                Britney suffers on-stage wardrobe malfunction

                Britney has accidentally flashed a bit more flesh than she intended

                ‘Nonsense’: Smith slammed after weird Cup cameo

                ‘Nonsense’: Smith slammed after weird Cup cameo

                In a mystery to everyone at the World Cup, Will Smith appeared

                Real Estate

                  Queensland is Australia's next big housing hotspot

                  Queensland is Australia's next big housing hotspot

                  Queensland is tipped to lead the country for capital growth.

                  Luxurious lakefront estate

                  Luxurious lakefront estate

                  All you could want in a lakefront retreat

                  New office meeting demands of growth area

                  New office meeting demands of growth area

                  Ray White real estate group invests in Sunshine Coast hot spot

                  Jobs

                    THE National Tertiary Union has finally responded to James Cook University’s plans to axe 13 positions from Cairns, saying it is “wrong move.”

                    Union blasts JCU over job cuts

                    The NTU has finally responded to James Cook University

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                    Melbourne or Sydney perhaps? Nope, you have to go a lot further

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                      Matildas striker Lisa De Vanna reveals motoring loves

                      We catch up with Matildas striker Lisa De Vanna.

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                      Hatch at the top of its game: Used car VW Polo 2010-17

                      Volkswagen’s Polo is pleasing and talented to drive.

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                      Aston Martin creates world’s craziest hot hatch

                      Cygnet with a thumping V8 under the bonnet.