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Sun 15 Dec 2019

NZ volcano: More Aussies officially declared dead

premium_icon NZ volcano: More Aussies officially declared dead

New Zealand police have officially released the names of three more White Island volcano victims. It comes as another victim died in hospital.

Truth behind department icon’s downfall

Truth behind department icon’s downfall

More than 1800 workers will spend Christmas not knowing how they’ll feed their families in 2020. But experts say their employer was always doomed.

‘Help, my girlfriend is gaslighting me’

‘Help, my girlfriend is gaslighting me’

At first, their relationship seemed perfect – but for the past eight months, she has been doing something that has made him question his very sanity.

World stunned by Aussie’s UFC ‘upset’

World stunned by Aussie’s UFC ‘upset’

Aussie Alexander Volkanovski has left the world in a state of shock after dismantling one of the most dominant UFC champions.

Landmark under threat from bushfires

Landmark under threat from bushfires

Huge bushfires are burning close to homes in two states with residents close to a NSW landmark being told it is now “too late to leave”.

Qantas jet drama: ‘Blood gushing out’

Qantas jet drama: ‘Blood gushing out’

Passengers have said they were “terrified” after a Qantas jet was forced to return to Sydney Airport with several injured during the incident.

‘Kiss cocaine’: Jack’s bombshell defence

‘Kiss cocaine’: Jack’s bombshell defence

Aussie swimmer Shayna Jack has offered a bizarre defence for her positive drug test, laying out the toll the nightmare scenario has taken on her.

Decision Meghan might live to regret

Decision Meghan might live to regret

One month ago, Meghan and Harry stepped out of the spotlight for a six-week holiday – and what has happened since has changed everything.

11-year-old’s brave fight after snake bite

premium_icon 11-year-old’s brave fight after snake bite

A North Coast girl who was bitten by a tiger snake in her backyard is fighting every day to get back to her normal bubbly self.

Readers respond to claims planet is cracking under stress

premium_icon Readers respond to claims planet is cracking under stress

‘Our planet only has a lifespan of so much’

MAYOR’S MESSAGE: Embrace spirit of season all year round

premium_icon MAYOR’S MESSAGE: Embrace spirit of season all year round

The spirit of Christmas is a prompt on how to live our lives year round

POLICE BEAT: Crimes happening across the Fraser Coast

premium_icon POLICE BEAT: Crimes happening across the Fraser Coast

Find out about crimes happening in your street

Mike Hussey’s ultimate Big Bash League preview

premium_icon Mike Hussey’s ultimate Big Bash League preview

Can Melbourne Renegades defend their crown? Will AB De Villiers deliver BBL glory to Brisbane? Which Sydney side will challenge for glory?

VIDEO: Car ploughs into family's property in heart of Coffs

premium_icon VIDEO: Car ploughs into family's property in heart of Coffs

A COFFS Harbour family has had a major scare this afternoon after a car ploughed off the Pacific Highway and into their property in the heart of town.

Firey's face burnt while trying to save a home

premium_icon Firey's face burnt while trying to save a home

DESPITE working through the night officers were unable to save this home, west of Toowoomba.

Woman on Rhode to success after scholarship win

premium_icon Woman on Rhode to success after scholarship win

A TOOWOOMBA woman said she couldn’t hide her shock when, in front of a selection panel, she was told she had won a coveted Rhodes scholarship last week.

Teen’s jail visit to brother ends in machete car jacking

premium_icon Teen’s jail visit to brother ends in machete car jacking

Weeks after a magistrate gave a teenager bail for an armed car stealing he did an even worse car-jacking

Man assaults neighbour with garden statue and metal pole

premium_icon Man assaults neighbour with garden statue and metal pole

A concrete garden statue hurled from a veranda felled a man’s neighbour before he struck him with a pole ripping open his face

DAY 26: Fraser Island bushfire not completely out after rain

DAY 26: Fraser Island bushfire not completely out after rain

Despite heavy rainfall the blaze on Fraser Island is not completely out

UPDATE: Boompa blaze still burning after 19 days

UPDATE: Boompa blaze still burning after 19 days

Fire crews are continuing to monitor a Fraser Coast vegetation fire which broke out 19 days ago

Man in serious condition after deadly brown snake bite

premium_icon Man in serious condition after deadly brown snake bite

A man is being rushed to hospital in a serious condition after being bitten by a brown snake at a Sunshine Coast property.

Macca’s owner sacked after furious rant

Macca’s owner sacked after furious rant

WARNING – STRONG LANGUAGE: A senior Macca’s franchisee has been dumped after a video emerged of a man being questioned on his ethnicity.

Presidents Cup ratings: Who stood tall with Tiger?

premium_icon Presidents Cup ratings: Who stood tall with Tiger?

Tiger Woods led from the front with dominant display to lift the USA to victory in the Presidents Cup, but who else thrived in the heat of battle?

Stoinis tipped to reprise top-order role for Stars

premium_icon Stoinis tipped to reprise top-order role for Stars

Marcus Stoinis is all but guaranteed to open for Melbourne Stars in BBL09, reprising the role he made his own last summer at the top of the order.

WATCH: Man, 21, flown to hospital after serious crash

premium_icon WATCH: Man, 21, flown to hospital after serious crash

WHAT started as a good time on the dirt bikes ended with a serious injury.

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