8 things to do on the Fraser Coast this weekend (Nov 17-18)

premium_icon 8 things to do on the Fraser Coast this weekend (Nov 17-18)

Maryborough Men's Shed is hosting a fundraiser on Saturday

BAILED: Accused of helping run 80 per cent of our ice trade

premium_icon BAILED: Accused of helping run 80 per cent of our ice trade

It could take more than 12 months for his case to be finalised.

19 children dead, two more critical. When will this end?

premium_icon 19 children dead, two more critical. When will this end?

19 children dead, two more critical. When will this end?


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‘I’ve killed a child and I don’t want to live anymore’

premium_icon ‘I’ve killed a child and I don’t want to live anymore’

These were the last words of the 86-year-old woman who fatally struck little Indie Armstrong in the carpark of a Sunshine Coast shopping centre. Her husband said...

Uber v Taxi FARES TEST: Cheaper alternative?

premium_icon Uber v Taxi FARES TEST: Cheaper alternative?

The highly-anticipated launch of Uber in Hervey Bay brings the promise of cheaper fares for transport, but is there a larger cost to saving a buck?

FESTIVE FAIR: Here's a crafty way to fill a stocking

FESTIVE FAIR: Here's a crafty way to fill a stocking

Artisans host annual Christmas Craft Fair at the Hervey Bay RSL


Drunk driver crashed while five time over limit

premium_icon Drunk driver crashed while five time over limit

He had sculled drinks at a pub in Torbanlea around lunch time before making the dumb decision to get into his car.

Queensland’s shocking jobs figures

premium_icon Queensland’s shocking jobs figures

It’s the title we don’t want — Queensland has become the country’s jobless capital. Worst still, the state’s dip is in contrast to national figures.

Loads of Love on the way

Loads of Love on the way

We Care 2 has partnered with the 2018 Loads of Love Appeal for the second year running to make Christmas that little bit better for families doing it tough

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Millward chases two straight Hervey Bay 100 titles

premium_icon Millward chases two straight Hervey Bay 100 titles

Millward won last year's Hundy with a six-minute gap.

Seagulls support The Waves' 14-round plan

premium_icon Seagulls support The Waves' 14-round plan

The idea was floated by Waves' Ashley Simpson at the BRL's AGM.

Family fishing comp folds after 26 years

premium_icon Family fishing comp folds after 26 years

It's the end for an iconic charity event

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    Secret world of Australia's elite combat medics

    premium_icon Secret world of Australia's elite combat medics

    Watch our eight part special documentary series now

    'A movie scene’ as Jody fought to save commando

    premium_icon 'A movie scene’ as Jody fought to save commando

    Medic Jody Tieche heroically fought to save his life

    Part 3: ‘She didn’t have to go — we could’ve saved her’

    premium_icon Part 3: ‘She didn’t have to go — we could’ve saved her’

    “It was a pointless death that could have been avoided".

    ‘Numb’: Voodoo Medics - Part 4

    premium_icon ‘Numb’: Voodoo Medics - Part 4

    Combat doctor Dan Pronk was there for three Aussie soldier deaths.

    Part 5: ‘Wearing the voodoo doll comes with honour, pride’

    premium_icon Part 5: ‘Wearing the voodoo doll comes with honour, pride’

    Founding Voodoo Medic explains the origins of lifesaving heroes.

    Voodoo Medics — Part 6: Mark Donaldson’s courage under fire

    premium_icon Voodoo Medics — Part 6: Mark Donaldson’s courage under fire

    He lost his dad to a heart attack and his mum to murder.

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        FRASER PROUD: Flair for hair and the region

        FRASER PROUD: Flair for hair and the region

        THE Fraser Coast is perfect for families.

        FRASER PROUD: Capturing the region in photos

        FRASER PROUD: Capturing the region in photos

        GET creative behind the lens with Ellen.

        The new laws to protect drivers

        premium_icon The new laws to protect drivers

        Motorists will get strong new protections if sold a dud car.

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          Police want ‘extreme’ festival axed

          Police want ‘extreme’ festival axed

          “We have a considerable list of safety concerns"

          Live-action Dumbo trailer has everybody crying

          Live-action Dumbo trailer has everybody crying

          The film is set for release in March 2019.

          Rebel ordered to repay millions

          Rebel ordered to repay millions

          The High Court has knocked back special leave.

          The dual-cab ute ad deemed too racy for television

          The dual-cab ute ad deemed too racy for television

          The Ford Raptor has been de-clawed.

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          Viral graph shows house price danger

          Viral graph shows house price danger

          If you haven’t seen this graph, prepare to be amazed.

          House on floodplain sold for $1.1m

          House on floodplain sold for $1.1m

          THE sale of an inner Brisbane house has given confidence to others.

          Hip suburb’s ‘apocalypse’ demise

          Hip suburb’s ‘apocalypse’ demise

          Worried hipsters in one of Australia’s trendiest suburbs arc up.

          Why property downturn is deepening recession risk

          Why property downturn is deepening recession risk

          Melbourne and Sydney’s housing market slide could spark recession.

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          Visa changes to bring flood of backpackers

          premium_icon Visa changes to bring flood of backpackers

          Islanders doing seasonal work will be able to stay longer

          3000 new jobs up for grabs

          3000 new jobs up for grabs

          Australia Post braces for ‘record Christmas’ with scores of casual positions.

          Seek out skills in demand

          Seek out skills in demand

          Check the stats to make a smart career choice

          Jobs where women are going backwards in pay

          premium_icon Jobs where women are going backwards in pay

          Shocking snapshot of gender equity reveals worsening pay gap

          Your next career: Inside the life of a snake catcher

          Your next career: Inside the life of a snake catcher

          They've been bitten on the crotch and come close to death

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          New Renault Koleos delivers sharp value for families

          New Renault Koleos delivers sharp value for families

          Is this the most underrated mid-size SUV?

          Four-year fight against 'dud cars' sees breakthrough

          premium_icon Four-year fight against 'dud cars' sees breakthrough

          Ashton Wood's consumer campaign against lemons over

          Court drives a spike into free camping

          premium_icon Court drives a spike into free camping

          Contentious campsite win for caravan park owners

          Frightening details revealed of alleged night-long road rage

          premium_icon Frightening details revealed of alleged night-long road rage

          Allegations include a little girl's bedroom was targeted.

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