New books for new bubs

GIFTED: Erica Williamson and Josh Murray with their newborn son and Rotary Club members Lynn Bott, Dianne Riseley, Gay Lavery, Di and Willy Paes and Robyn Dowling with some of the donated books.

These babies book collections have just started.

Calling all adorable kittens and puppies

Does your fur baby have what it takes to become Australia's first Puppy or Kitten of the Year?

The hunt is on for Australia's cutest furry friend

Round up the girls for a night of laughs

THEY ARE BACK: Get the girls together for a night of fun and laughs with comedians Mandy Nolan and Ellen Briggs.

"No town is too small for us."

Call the Midwife, Pearl

SPECIAL TOUCH: Midwife Pearl North began delivering babies in 1970 when she was living in the United Kingdom.

Pearl North agrees there's nothing more rewarding than midwifery

BACHELORETTE RECAP 2: Bum cheeks, tears and ugg boots

Sophie Monk in a scene from The Bachelorette. Supplied by Channel 10.

Episode two was about as interesting as episode one - very!

Delve into Maryborough's grand history

COME IN: Mary Ann King will be opening the doors to her California bungalow in Fort Street to the public for the Maryborough Open House event this weekend.

Guests can journey inside some of the town's oldest buildings

Rods ready to go ahead of comp

Monica Nolen caught a blue salmon on during the Toogoom Family fishing competition.

Grab a rod and get fishing

SSM Fake Votes our votes stolen.

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SSM Fake Votes our votes stolen.

Plover attack caught on camera

LEAVE IMMEDIATELY: This is the shot David Harris got of a very angry plover.

"I got my camera. They attacked again."

School Work Experience – Sky’s the limit

Maddy Langabeer at 5 Aviation Regiment

Maddy sent a letter to the 5th Aviation Regiment in Townsville

100 fatal crashes: Rob Frey has a message for students

Firefighter Rob Frey

Firefighter has personally attended over 100 road crash fatalities.

'I just see a nation who holds out their hand'

There is a lot to love about being Australian.

Our media love to paint a picture that is dark and grey and gloomy.

And they're off and racing for the championships


And they're off and racing for the championships

Why the NDIS should matter to all Fraser Coast locals

IS THE NDIS TOO COMPLEX? Experts fear thousands of regional residents will miss out on disability funds because they don't understand how $22b scheme works

Put your child's needs first

EARLY intervention is a key focus area of the NDIS with the aim of giving your child the best possible chance at life from the start.

Funding keeps Dion moving forward

DION, 25, is a talented artist who recently launched his second children’s book Go Home Cheeky Animals, the sequel to his book Too Many Cheeky Dogs.

AutoWed: coin-operated wedding machine

Press 1 for heterosexual, 2 for gay, and 3 for a lesbian marriage. And if you wish...

YOUR PHOTOS: Pets having a play on the Fraser Coast

Simba enjoying a swim

Our Facebook community share photos of their pets having a play on the Fraser...

YOUR PHOTOS: Playful pets on the Fraser Coast

Levi shaking off after having a play with the garden hose.

Our Facebook community has shared their playful pets from across the Fraser Coast.

YOUR PHOTOS: Loved pets and animals

Donna Allan - Timothy, the greyhound.

Readers shared photos of their beloved pets and animals on the Fraser Coast...

Two-car crash in Point Vernon

Officers attended the scene of a two-car crash in Point Vernon.

Text video: Mayor Loft

Text video bringing you up to speed on the latest complaint against Fraser Coast...

Maryborough Open Garden

Maryborough Open Garden - Anne de Lisle in her garden at Stirling on North St.

Maryborough's Open Garden will showcase the cities beautiful gardens including Anne...

Boast Harbour Drive Pedestrian Crossing –Urraween

Camera Direction: Facing West

Ferry Street and Alice Street, Maryborough (SE)

Camera Direction: Facing South-East

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