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

PUBLIC HEALTH WARNING: Potential deadly illness in local seafood

PUBLIC HEALTH WARNING: Potential deadly illness in local...

Seafood buyers under risk of widespread food poisoning

Why I won’t be using green bags

Why I won’t be using green bags

Switching away from single-use plastic bags has many wondering

Son charged with cold case murder

Son charged with cold case murder

‘This is all new to him. The police have turned up in South Australia some 22 years...

Horrifying video of Aussie school bashing

Horrifying video of Aussie school bashing

A SCHOOLGIRL cowers in a stairwell at a high school as a much larger girl stands...

Sickening domestic violence against babies

Sickening domestic violence against babies

A baby was allegedly thrown across the room while in a pram

Here's 3 ways to scare scammers, telemarketers off for good

Here's 3 ways to scare scammers, telemarketers off for good

Be warned, though, your neighbours might call the police.

Caravan 'flipped' and causes chaos on Bruce Highway

Caravan 'flipped' and causes chaos on Bruce Highway

Traffic banking up in both directions

Open for inspection homes June 21-27

Open for inspection homes June 21-27

Check out this weekend's homes open for inspection.

Shortest day to bring warm relief across Qld

Shortest day to bring warm relief across Qld

Cold starts but spectacular weather in store

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

      Double standard: SBS star abused over ‘fake accent’

      Double standard: SBS star abused over ‘fake accent’

      SBS World Cup host Lucy Zelic is no stranger to online abuse

      Tallis rips into Maroons’ under-fire forwards

      Tallis rips into Maroons’ under-fire forwards

      Gorden Tallis fires up at Maroons forwards ahead of Origin II

      Ricciardo swerves $20 million question

      Ricciardo swerves $20 million question

      Daniel Ricciardo says he has not received a ‘big money’ offer to join McLaren for...

      Cahill snub sparks World Cup furore

      Cahill snub sparks World Cup furore

      AUSTRALIA was up in arms over a damning Tim Cahill call that many believe cost the...

      Frog given CPR after snake spits it out

      Frog given CPR after snake spits it out

      A FROG that was regurgitated after being eaten by a snake has been resuscitated by...

      Up to 200mm of rain in 24 hours: 'Things may get freaky'

      Up to 200mm of rain in 24 hours: 'Things may get freaky'

      Weather event not "locked in", but forecaster gives us a heads up

      Relative charged in Airlie Beach cold case

      Relative charged in Airlie Beach cold case

      The 51-year-old man was arrested in Brisbane on Thursday

      Fumes force Tigerair flight turnaround

      Fumes force Tigerair flight turnaround

      A Tigerair plane has been forced to return to Brisbane.

      Business News

        TAX CUTS PASS: How much money you’ll get back

        TAX CUTS PASS: How much money you’ll get back

        Australians will get a cash boost after the Government’s huge package of tax cuts...

        Optus claim is ‘utter madness’

        Optus claim is ‘utter madness’

        Big questions remain for football fans.

        20 careers you’re most likely to keep

        20 careers you’re most likely to keep

        A career sea change isn't for everyone.

        How you should really handle a bad co-worker

        How you should really handle a bad co-worker

        There's one in every workplace.

        What's On

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

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

          This year there is a packed itinerary of great stuff all weekend

          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

          Here's 10 strenuous walks to do with the family

          Here's 10 strenuous walks to do with the family

          Challenge yourself to a strenuous walk in a natural setting

          Lifestyle

            Educating against illegal practice sparks refugee advocacy

            Educating against illegal practice sparks refugee advocacy

            Fiori Cruz tackled one of the hardest issues in women's health.

            Man tries to justify sending nude pics to victim

            Man tries to justify sending nude pics to victim

            Sending unwanted dick pics is illegal and non-consensual

            Man, 40, devastated by 21-year-old bride's affair

            Man, 40, devastated by 21-year-old bride's affair

            Andy Mitchell found out six days after their lavish $54k ceremony

            Unusual odour behind Tigerair drama sends three to hospital

            Unusual odour behind Tigerair drama sends three to hospital

            Three flight attendants have been taken to hospital

            Entertainment

              YOU got the love for Florence + The Machine? They’ve just announced an Australian summer tour ahead of the release of their fourth studio album next week.

              Florence + The Machine announce Australian tour

              Florence + The Machine announce summer tour Down Under.

              A BRITISH woman has accused pop star Sam Smith of fat shaming her, in an Instagram video he posted while at a cafe.

              Sam Smith accused of fat shaming fan

              SAM Smith has been accused of fat shaming a fan after posting a video mocking her...

              FRIENDS, family and fans of Kate Spade have gathered for a final goodbye to the iconic handbag designer, after the shock news her father died the night before her funeral.

              Spade’s ‘heartbroken’ father dies before funeral

              KATE Spade has been laid to rest after the shock news her father died the night...

              DEMI Lovato has hit a setback in her recovery from addiction, revealing that she’s no longer sober in an emotional new single.

              Demi Lovato relapses after six years of sobriety

              DEMI Lovato has hit a setback in her recovery from addiction, revealing that she’s...

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                Real Estate

                  THE state government will make a final decision regarding the proposed resort development on Hummock Hill Island in a matter of months - instead of years.

                  Minister fast tracks decision on $1.2b Hummock resort

                  "This project means jobs for the region.”

                  A RETIRED couple have walked away with a record price in Brisbane after selling the family home site to make way for 32 new houses.

                  Couple turns $145k into $7.5m

                  A retired couple have walked away with a record price.

                  CHEAPER than apartments in the city, this regional Queensland town is on the market for a measly $500,000.

                  How you can buy an entire town for $500,000

                  A tennis court, 12 homes and a helipad are included in the deal.

                  Jobs

                    MOST of what students are learning is irrelevant by the end of their degree. The jobs are changing — and they’re getting weirder.

                    Are these the bizarre jobs of the future?

                    “The jobs are definitely going to be changing, but a lot of it’s going to be...

                    WORKERS may soon be needed for jobs that don’t yet exist, such as creating organs with 3D printers, runing virtual reality work spaces, or designing personalities for robots.

                    Predictions for the jobs of the future

                    Jobs Aussies can expect to emerge in the future

                    MOST of us dream of being able to jet off on holidays whenever we feel like it. But for a growing number of workers, it’s a reality.

                    The companies offering ‘unlimited’ leave

                    "People are taking leave and coming back rested and refreshed."

                    Motoring

                      From "spot” heaters warmed separate parts of the body to the Shiatsu massage function, the Lexus LS offers pure opulence on wheels.

                      ROAD TEST: Lexus LS is the epitome of luxury

                      Extend the ottoman and let the movie play - welcome to first-class.

                      The biggest winners were Korean brand Kia and Japanese marque Mazda, both securing three titles.

                      Kia and Mazda big winners from auto clubs awards

                      Winners revealed of Australia's Best Cars awards.

                      The completely new 1.5-litre turbo of the coming Mercedes C200 has a 48-volt hybrid set-up that boosts power via belt-drive.

                      New Mercedes-Benz C-Class engine is a belter!

                      The new Mercedes-Benz C-Class has a 48-volt hybrid set-up.