$100m plan for Curtis Island 'world class' luxury resort

AMERICAN luxury resort developer Tim Reigal flew into Gladstone this week to present the council with his plans to build a resort on Curtis Island.

Is this the ultimate way to learn about the Reef?

Quicksilver Cruises' activity platform on Agincourt Reef. INSET: See maori wrasse and spectacular corals while snorkelling.

There's a lot more to the Barrier Reef than you know

TRAVEL: Jordan's ancient towns a must-see in the Middle East

Ancient Petra, in Jordan's south, is one of the seven new wonders of the world. This narrow siq has been cut through deep rock as the entrance to the former trading city. Photo: Rae Wilson

The charming ancient cities of Petra and Jerash

Journey uncovers the truth about Syrian refugees

Miriam (Musaa's daughter) in the family tent. Camp Mercy, Bekaa Valley Lebanon

Caloundra photographer visits Lebanon refugee camp

'Triangular' flights from Gladstone as demand drops

Virgin’s jet touched down at Gladstone Airport.

"We constantly review our flying, including passenger demand"

Langkawi's natural beauty

Giant squirrels abound in the rainforest surrounding the Andaman.

Is this the world's most epic resort destination?

Travel: In pilgrims' footsteps through Italian countryside

Postcard pictures like this will greet you on Italy's pilgrimage walk the Via Francigena.

YOU don't have to be a walking enthusiast to enjoy a trek in Italy

Coast light-rail could cater for extra 200,000 residents

VISION: The future light-rail system envisaged along Alexandra Parade.

Could light-rail be the solution to urban sprawl?

Win a romantic weekend escape to Port Douglas

Win a romantic holiday to Port Douglas with Weekend magazine.

Fancy whisking your loved one away to a tropical paradise on us?

Big disruptions on Bruce Hwy to come over next two years

WHY the state and federal governments spending more than $1 billion on the Bruce Highway will bring major pain to the Sunshine Coast.

Ten reasons to visit the Fraser Coast as voted by you

Kingfisher Bay Resort house guest Renae Trimble on her morning swim at Lake McKenzie on Fraser Island on Tuesday.

What is your favourite tourist attraction on the Fraser Coast.

Truscott fights to make region RV-friendly

BRING THEM HERE: Councillor Paul Truscott says he will continue the push to make the Fraser Coast RV friendly status by advocating for more free parking for self-contained RVs.

The motion narrowly passed by a vote of six to five

Investors eye Gladstone's $4m island with resort approval

UP FOR SALE: Turtle Island is on the market.

CHINESE and Sydney investors flag interest in Gladstone island.

Major concerns as backpacker review starts

The Government announced the start of a review and public consultation on the broad range of issues affecting the supply and remuneration conditions of labour performed by Working Holiday Maker visa holders.

Have your say on the backpacker tax

Oceans of seafood a tasty delight at festival: Photos

PRAWN CRACKER: Joe Roberts, Sam Hutson and Glen Grenham kept it simple with a bag of prawns each at the Ocean Festival in Urangan yesterday.

HOW much seafood is required to fill the bellies of 10,000 people?

How we can become RV friendly industry on Fraser Coast

Extra push for parking welcomed in RV community

Anna Faris stars in Air NZ video

Air New Zealand safety video goes Hollywood.

Latest safety video has a touch of Hollywood.

Floating Apartment on Great Barrier Reef

Floating apartment on the Great Barrier Reef.

Airbnb are offering a chance to live right on the reef.

Bollywood Theme Park

Bollywood Screenshot

The world's biggest theme park is set to expand. Here's some of what will be there.

Chapman in Lyon

The Queensland Times Editor Peter Chapman.

Peter Chapman talks us through the best parts of this French gem.

Virgin Airlines new Kids Class

Virgin has launched a new cabin class just for kids.

Virgin has launched a new cabin class just for kids. Check your dates before you...

WATCH: Decision pending on the ex-HMAS Tobruk (II)

A DECISION from the State Government will be made in the coming days on whether to...

Wander Victoria ad is a little offbeat

The latest enticement to visit Victoria takes a slow and strange approach

The latest enticement to visit Victoria takes a slow and strange approach

Qantas safety video

A new safety video from Qantas featuring ordinary Australians in beautiful locations

A new safety video from Qantas featuring ordinary Australians in beautiful...

Roothy's crew follows the old Ghan railway

It could have been a culture shock when we left town on the Old Ghan track.

Stalking trout in New England

Some of the beautiful scenery encountered by photographer David Nielsen and his father Ian Nielsen in Ebor, NSW, on a recent fishing trip.

Hooking in to the fishing and beauty of spectacular Tablelands.

Pacific Aria

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Dave Fryer snaps some stunning photos of the Pacific Aria as it makes it's way into...

Beautiful Fraser Island

Maheno at Fraser Island

Some photos that showcase the beautiful Fraser Island.

Tea plantation tour

Our tea master shows us how to hold a Chinese tea cup. Photo Megan Mackander / Sunshine Coast Daily

Megan Mackander explores the Guilin Tea Research Institute in southern China

Griff's first overseas holiday

Kava night with the crew was a highlight for Griffith Thomas during the Fiji island cruise.

Fraser Coast Chronicle sports editor Griff Thomas spent two weeks touring the Fiji...

Cruising Greenland

Greenland Kejser.  Photo: Carol Hall

Aurora Expeditions cruise through Greenland.