Woman with Hep C spat on officer and laughed

The woman will spend time behind bars.

Things to do this weekend on the Fraser Coast

Wide Bay Rodders - May in the Bay. Show and Shine at Pialba State School. Photo: Alistair Brightman / Fraser Coast Chronicle

From Pub Fest to musicals, find out what's on this weekend.

M'boro Peace Cake replicated 'right down to icing'

The replica Peace Cake is almost completed.

The Peace Cake will be unveiled on Saturday at the M'boro RSL.






Young performers to star in production of Annie at Brolga

Rachel Damms will take on the biggest role of her acting career when she puts on a symbolic red-haired wig on Saturday.

Heritage City's oldest hockey club turning 80 this year

CHAMPION EFFORT: Colts celebrate winning the Division II women’s grand final after beating Wallaroos Wallys 3-2.

The milestone will be celebrated in July.

22YO Josie spends free time on water, rescuing others

Josie Faulkner, 22, spends her spare time volunteering as a skipper at Hervey Bay Marine Rescue.

She is the only female skipper at Hervey Bay Volunteer Marine Rescue

No upgrade to Seafront until another public consultation

Councillor Denis Chapman said he has seen overwhelming resistance to the approved Seafront Oval development.

Councillor says community has shown resistance to project.

Wide Bay mental health cases highest in Australia

The Wide Bay has the highest rate of mood disorders in Australia, and the third highest in depression rates.

Our region has highest rate of mood disorders.

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Peace Cake to be revealed this weekend

Money raised from the tickets sold to see the structure will go towards more artist commissions for the project.

Toowoomba woman's Africa trip to share song

HERE TO HELP: Women in Harmony music director Elaine Coates (right) will travel to Uganda later this year to work with the African Children's Choir. Former members of the choir travelled to Toowoomba to perform last year incuding Elizabeth Panga (left) and tour manager Abraham Kiyingi.

A Toowoomba woman is preparing for a trip of a lifetime

Hundreds of cars going for bargain at record Coast auction

Mike Clayton at the Nambour car yard in the lead-up to a previous year's sale.

Impounded cars going under the hammer, no reserves

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Enzo's on the Beach will be demolished next week

Enzo's on the Beach had its last working day on Anzac Day. It has been cleared, ready to be demolished.

The building has been up since the 1960s.

SALE: Famous Enzo's on the Beach bean bags could be yours

CLOSING SALE: Enzo's employees Tyson Stephens and Sherilyn Hogan relaxing on the cafe's famous bean bags.

The cafe will hold a mega sale next week.

ANZAC DAY: What's open on the Fraser Coast

There are plenty of cafes opening on the public holiday.

There are plenty of cafes opening on the public holiday.

Check out these gems in the hinterland

Double rainbow shines after some rain in Bangalow

A drive holiday through the Byron Bay hinterland uncovers gems

St Marys Primary Library Redevelopment

St. Marys Primary School library redevelopment.

St. Marys Catholic Primary School in Maryborough celebrated the opening of its...

Chamber of Commerce breakfast

Hervey Bay Chamber of Commerce breakfast - Kirsti Kee and Michael McDonald.

Hervey Bay Chamber of Commerce breakfast, held at Hervey Bay Boat Club on April...

Anzac Day Poona

A crowd of 176 people rose before the sun to attend the Anzac Day Service of Remembrance at Poona's War Memorial.

Half the township gathered at Poona for the Anzac Day ceremony.

Hervey Bay Anzac Ceremony

Anzac Day main service in Hervey Bay - Shruti Pillar and Matthew Horton carrying the banner for Fraser Coast Anglican College.

Anzac Day main service in Hervey Bay.

Trump's first 100 days

US President Donald J. Trump speaks on the phone with Prime Minister of Australia, Malcolm Turnbull, in the Oval Office in Washington, DC, USA, 28 January 2017. The call was one of five calls with foreign leaders scheduled for 28 January.

A look at the Trump administrations first 100 days in office.

Man causes damage to front of Bay adult shop

CCTV cameras from inside My Fantasy Dreams in Pialba caught the moment a man caused...

Cattle shot at Torbanlea

Elaine Hurst from Torbanlea with one of her cows - a 14 month old female called Saviour - that has been shot.

Livestock owner Elaine Hurst from Torbanlea wants some answers to the senseless...

Meet the mum who became a social media star

Take a walk down Hippie Lane with Taline Gabrielian, and check out two of her healthy recipes

Amber Alert: missing boy allegedly taken by anti-vaxxer mum

An Amber Alert was issued for missing boy Chase Walker-Steven, who was found in Newcastle.

Young boy taken from hospital by anti-vaxxer parents

The two year old who smoked 40 cigarettes a day

Do you remember the two-year-old who was addicted to smoking?

Extra value in choosing special edition cars

EXTRA KIT: The 2017 VW Passat Alltrack Wolfsburg edition.

Great ways to get more money on the used car market.

BOOK REVIEW: Fur-ever Loved: A Letter to my Dog

The love between a dog and their owner is rarely expressed in words

STYLE: Bring nature inside without killing it

What's not to love when you can have a rainforest as a backdrop in your home?

Wallpaper has made a huge comeback in home decor

Stay At Home Mum: Start making cents for your school

Change up your school fundraisers with these ideas.

Raising money can be so simple yet absolutely brilliant

Anthony LaPaglia steps out with new fiancee

Screen legend Anthony LaPaglia has confirmed his engagement to his much younger girlfriend, Alexandra Henkel

Ronan Keating a dad for fourth time

Ronan Keating and Storm Keating.

Bouncing baby boy for Boyzone star

Lion King remake well under way

Seth Rogen.

More Lion King remake cast members revealed

Falling rents could spell doom for housing prices

What if I told you housing in Australia was getting cheaper?

Couple gets rich renovating run-down city homes

RENO RADICALS: Baden and Nelson Marino-Hall have turned three Toowoomba homes around for profit, saying the Garden City was a haven for renovators like themselves.

The couple has already turned around three homes

Townhouse pitch raises questions over 'high density'

BIG PLANS: Residents have a chance to offer their opinion on plans to build 42 townhouses at Raceview.

Developer plans 42 townhouses for Ipswich suburb

7 million dollar city homes for sale right now

3 Keira Court, Blue Mountain Heights.

Here are seven of Toowoomba's best, and most expensive, houses

'Raping and pillaging': Landlord's anger with nightmare cost

Chris Duane, who is chairman of the body corporate for Terralina Court, says insurance companies are charging too much for premiums.

BODY corporate boss unleashes on huge costs dumped on home owners.

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Adani reveals where CQ workers can find a job in 'months'

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ADANI CEO reveals exactly where it will post all its job ads.

'Screw it': 640 job applications but still no work

THAT'S A NO: Joshua Mitchell has applied for 640 jobs and had just two interviews.

Is this Queensland's unluckiest job seeker?

Plenty of jobs for tradies in wake of Cyclone Debbie

15/07/02 110966 Building industry, tradesmans toolbelt. Photo Brett Wortman / Sunshine Coast Daily

An army of tradies is expected to head to cyclone-ravaged regions

Business 'blown away' after 140 people apply for one job

A total 140 people applied for a casual receptionist position at Harrup Park.

Jobseekers up against the odds for some positions

REVEALED: 38 new CQ projects to deliver 229 jobs

THE FUTURE: Central Queensland University students had a thing or two to learn from the locals on their trip to Nepal.

There are 11 projects to be funded in Woorabinda

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Premium express with four turbos in M550d xDrive

QUAD TURBO: The BMW M550d xDrive uses four turbochargers.

Quad turbos have been fitted to BMW's M550d xDrive

VW Golf R 7.5 to hit 100kmh in under five seconds

WEAPON: The even faster 2017 Volkswagen Golf R 7.5 version.

Pricing for the 7.5 version of the VW Golf R will be announced soon.

Hard not to love: Mazda MX-5 RF road test and review

Superb as a faux Coupe, the Mazda MX-5 Retractable Fastback has a beautifully folding hardtop and delivers the same brilliant drive as its soft top cousin.

Mazda’s MX-5 RF offers both hard top and open air motoring pleasure

We don't recommend this for boat transport....

A motorist carried a boat in the back of a van while driving on Vanderlin Dr in Darwin.

“I said look, look, look at the van. There’s a boat inside it."

High flying Ford Mondeo gets refreshed for 2017

FALCON'S SHADOW: Range-wide revised equipment levels for the 2017 Ford Mondeo with new alloys, better infotainment and funky new colour

2017 updates for Ford's family sedans and wagons

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