Animal refuge's food supplies scarcely low, can you help?

Louise Wright (asst. mgr) at the Maryborough & District Animal Refuge. Food donations have dropped off since several supermarkets have closed in Maryborough.

Refuge animals go through kilograms of food each day.

CCTV shows toddlers opening pool gate

LUCKY ESCAPE: Juscinta Lewis is glad her children Zhii, 3, and Ziva, 5, are safe after they broke into the pool area on Thursday.

Granville mum shares her terrifying ordeal.

Prison staff want managers with custodial experience

Maryborough Correctional Centre.

Staff have expressed a lack of confidence in two duty managers.






Foodies' scavenger hunt: are you up for it?

IF YOU want to give your tastebuds the flavour sensations of a lifetime, here is the ultimate foodie’s scavenger hunt through Brisbane.

5 minutes with Israel Folau on footy, life and love

Israel Folau and Silver Fern netballer Maria Tutaia announced their engagement last last year.

WE CAUGHT up with football star and Brisbane ex-pat Israel Folau.

10 reasons to head to South Bank this summer

Head to the only inner-city beach in Australia!

South Bank has a ridiculous amount of fun things to do.

Five mammoth events you need in your life

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BRISBANE isn’t known for doing things by halves…

How to make your child's every dream come true...

Take a dip at South Bank in the inner-city beach.

‘I DON’T want to do fun things, Mum and Dad’… said no child ever!

How to do Eat Street the right way

Know where to start and where to end to avoid a huge food coma before you get to experience all the goodies!

EVERY Friday and Saturday night, Hamilton comes alive.

You can do WHAT in Brisbane?!

Talk about arriving in style! Take your pub crawl to the next level with a helicopter!

BET you didn't know you could do these things in Brisbane...

'Age is no barrier': 3 Gladstone women shed up to 100kg

"People think they're too old to do it, but I'm not.”

Luxury fabric makes comeback

Nothing looks lusher than velvet trimmed curtains spilling on to the floor.

Add a classic touch to your home

Expert tells how to be lean in a fat world

Get Lean, Stay Lean by Dr Joanna McMillan

Dr Joanna McMillan's new book on losing weight

Sustainable clothing a 2017 trend

Items from Yevu Clothing's November 2016 release.

Fashion production in spotlight

Shape up to your personal style

Dress for your shape in 2017.

Clever tips for your body type

What diets are set to star in 2017?

The coconut is considered a hero product in a paleo diet.

Eating like our prehistoric ancestors v eating for our brains

Hervey Bay group to do final act of kindness before closing

"It was formed mainly to assist with camaraderie among ourselves and to support local charities in the Bay.”

Family of Granville man who lost house in fire thank public

The remains of a home in Granville after a fire gutted it in the early hours of January 12.

“He got out in just a pair of shorts and with his dog."

Maryborough police expanding volunteer program

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Applications close February 10.

Teen starts gofundme page to get to barrel racing worlds

Ryley Burke has qualified to compete in NBHA Barrel Racing at the Youth World Championships in Perry Georgia USA in July 2017.

My horses 'Rebel' and 'Spin' and I have worked hard.

Historical bells ring out across the Heritage City

EXCITED FOR THE PEARL AT ST PAUL'S ANGLICAN CHURCH ARE LOCAL RINGERS: (front row) Janene Rhodes, Ruth Andersen, Rueben UPton and Pam Thurlow. (back row) Colin Ellingworth and Mary Dunn.

A peal is happening today at St Paul's Bell Tower.

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Puppetry of the Penis secrets revealed ahead of show

IT'S been almost 20 years since Puppetry of the Penis first introduced audiences to the art of genital origami.

Noll meltdown won't affect Gympie Oz Day concert

Shannon Noll

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Shannon Noll is still expected to perform in Gympie next Thursday

What's on: 11 gigs coming up at the Brolga

Xavier Rudd will be performing a benefit concert at the Brolga Theatre on January 21.

There's a gig for everyone with lots happening in coming months.

Why platinum selling Xavier Rudd won't charge to play M'boro

Australian singer songwriter Xavier Rudd at Bluesfest 2015

All funds raised at the show will go towards community support.

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M'Boro plant upgrades facility to accommodate boom

Adrian McCourt (laminated timber projects mgr.) at Hyne Glulam with the K2I Hundegger machine.

A rare machine has been added to their glue laminating plant.

$11 million upgrade for Hervey Bay aged care facility

Pets visit to Anglicare Kirami Residential Care at Point Vernon - Lee and Dee Chapman get a visit from the easter bunny and Colin Hill from Hervey Bay Animal Refuge. Photo: Alistair Brightman / Fraser Coast Chronicle

Anglicare raises concerns over "chronic shortage" of aged care beds

Cricket's best 10 moments from 2016: Getty Images

Trent Boult of New Zealand takes a catch off his own bowling to dismiss Mitch Marsh of Australia during day two of the Test match between New Zealand and Australia at Basin Reserve on February 13, 2016 in Wellington, New Zealand.
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Cricket's best 10 moments from 2016: Getty Images

Relaxing at Burrum Heads

Relaxing at Burrum Heads - (L) Sebastian Kornbrekke,7, from Gladstone and Stella Townsley,5, from Brisbane.

Locals and visitors enjoy the area around the Burrum Heads Lions Park.

Melinda Macaulay addresses council over the Optus tower

Granville resident Melinda Macaulay addresses council over the proposed...

Melbourne pedestrian deaths not terrorism: police

The car being driven on Bourke St, Melbourne, before the incident. Picture: Tony Gough

Acting Commander Stuart Bateson briefs police on the drama in Melbourne after three...

Pedestrians run down in Melbourne CBD

Police say not terrorist related.

A driver has deliberately run down more than 20 people in the heart of Melbourne's...

School to open with no student bus service

STALLED: A designated school bus service is not in place for a school opening at Bellbird Park.

New Bellbird Park Secondary College students left high and dry

Women "bullied" into caesareans at rural hospital: claims

MOTHER'S BACKLASH: Local member of Maternity Consumer Network, Latisha Ryder.

Maternity service review causes chaos at Emerald Hospital.

How this woman saved more than $45,000

NOT BUTS ABOUT IT: Corie Goetez has saved more than $45,000 since giving up the smoke six years and 14 weeks ago.

Two stories of how and why people quit smoking.

Worst passengers: Are you one of these monsters?

Oh great, this guy is on my flight

This is why politicians fly first class.

Daylight saving: 'Draw a line from Goondiwindi to Rocky'

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Just draw a line from Goondiwindi to Rockhampton

How this Toowoomba family prepares six kids for school

READY FOR SCHOOL: ( back from left ) Katelyn, 14, Susan, 12, Melody, 10, ( Front from left ) twins Philippa and Victoria, 6, and 13-week-old Amy with mum Joy McHugh. Wednesday Jan 18, 2017.

The McHugh family have not one, two or three but six children

Matthew McConaughey wrongly used as medical example

Doctor tried to steal credit for McConaughey's hair treatment

J.K. Rowling writes through severe back pain

An aching back couldn't stop J.K. Rowling catching inspiration

Elsa voice actor's son hates Frozen

Idina Menzel's son "hates" his mother's most famous film 'Frozen'

By the water's edge

Secure your seachange

HOT PROPERTY: Money to spend on land, buildings

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Sale, leasing of industrial real estate picks up in Mackay

Collapsed Coast company could owe up to $5 million

Staff, ATO, landlords among those out of pocket.

Ipswich block of dirt sells for $582 a square metre

JUST SOLD: A property on the Brookwater golf course sold for a record-breaking $612,000.

Property smashed 2007 record by close to $100,000

Sunday auction for historical home

Former Catholic school sure to attract spirited bidding

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CASHED UP: The best paying jobs to chase in 2017

The IT sector is showing some big increases in wages.

They're the jobs you need to make a motza

HIRING: 100 jobs created as Kmart prepares to open

The chain promised to train all new staff

MY SAY: Job losses before Christmas a disaster

HAPPY DAYS: SmartCity Graduating class celebrate.

MY SAY: How did they not see effects of system change coming?

Employment makes strongest monthly gain in a year

Financial Planning - Couple getting consulted

Employment rebounded 39.1k in November

Third time lucky: Ipswich included in $20M jobs package

Boilermaker Jake Schostakowski gets to work at Ipswich business J.A Evans and Co.

Ipswich manufacturing business in hot seat to win 'innovation' grant

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Subaru showrooms in your local shopping centre

BEATS SHOE SHOPPING: Popped in for new shoes and bought a new car instead? Subaru is trialling pop-up car showrooms at large shopping centres.

Pop-up stores the latest way to buy new cars

Has the 2018 Ford Mustang been hit with the ugly stick?

ford has revealed the 2018 Mustang.

Design opinion is divided on the 2018 Ford Mustang.

Hot Hatch Toyota Yaris pictures revealed

YARIS HOT HATCH: Our love of performance offerings will hopefully convince Toyota Australia we'd love a Yaris hot hatch

Hot hatch confirmed, but will it reach Australia?

Suzuki Ignis micro SUV on sale at just $16990 drive away

LITTLE ZOOK: Bags of personality, custom colour choices, impressive standard kit and quite unique styling, Suzuki's tiny new Ignis SUV is ready to take you to Funky Town.

Unique micro SUV arrives at a super sharp price

Holden's new Astra sedan to replace Cruze model

ALL CHANGE: Outgoing Cruze model will be replaced by a sedan version of the impressive new Astra hatchback launched late last year.

New sedan launches here in May

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