Lifestyle

    Don't be tentative about tentacles - dive right in

    Don't be tentative about tentacles - dive right in

    Try this barbecued octopus for a tender, tasty treat.

    Awakening Australia: 'Jesus freaks' descend on Melbourne

    premium_icon Awakening Australia: 'Jesus freaks' descend on Melbourne

    Life without Limbs author Nick Vujicic inspires others to share faith

    Barber’s incredible offer to homeless man

    Barber’s incredible offer to homeless man

    “One night I went to see him and police were there to arrest him"

    In urban SUVs, the front-wheel drive version is all you need

    In urban SUVs, the front-wheel drive version is all you need

    CHEAPER to buy and service, a front-drive SUV will be thriftier and easier on brakes than an AWD.

    Coast home to booming mega church

    premium_icon Coast home to booming mega church

    WHILE the Gold Coast is known as a Sin City, a local have created what is now the fastest growing church in Australia. And it just got bigger over the weekend.

    Bold change to world’s favourite car - Toyota Corolla sedan

    Bold change to world’s favourite car - Toyota Corolla sedan

    TOYOTA details new four-door variant of popular hatch with revamped dimensions to make it sportier than ever.

    Entertainment

      SJP: Sex and the City was ‘suffocating’

      SJP: Sex and the City was ‘suffocating’

      SEX and the City with Sarah Jessica Parker almost never happened

      Meghan’s $35 million ‘worst nightmare’

      Meghan’s $35 million ‘worst nightmare’

      Harry and Meghan’s sizeable fortune is under threat

      Scrubs cast reunite to discuss reboot

      Scrubs cast reunite to discuss reboot

      The cast of the comedy show reunited eight years later

      Another royal wedding? Beatrice’s new love

      Another royal wedding? Beatrice’s new love

      Princess Beatrice has a new man in her life

      Diddy’s ‘nightmare’ after ex’s death

      Diddy’s ‘nightmare’ after ex’s death

      Diddy has broken his silence over the death of Kim Porter

      Mel B reveals sex tape secret

      Mel B reveals sex tape secret

      “Suicide was not the answer. I had to make my life count."

      Health

        MAJOR RECALL: Car doors may unlatch and open while driving

        MAJOR RECALL: Car doors may unlatch and open while driving

        Safety recall issued after risk occupants could fall out of cars

        Little boy’s gift to a stranger

        Little boy’s gift to a stranger

        ‘Seb changed a person’s life — this brings us so much pride’

        Drug strategy to make Schoolies safer

        premium_icon Drug strategy to make Schoolies safer

        It will make our children safer, but lobby groups are fighting it

        Unlikely solution to better skin

        Unlikely solution to better skin

        How you can give yourself a facial by eating

        ‘Why I gave up my $140k job‘

        ‘Why I gave up my $140k job‘

        The diagnosis that inspired Charlie Thompson to start The Clean Collective

        Schoolie flown to hospital after near-drowning at beach

        Schoolie flown to hospital after near-drowning at beach

        Schoolie celebrations soured by near-drowning at beach

        Smarter Shopping

          AGL to give price cut to customers

          premium_icon AGL to give price cut to customers

          Thousands of Queenslanders will save at least $50 on annual bill.

          Apple Watch might be a lifesaver

          Apple Watch might be a lifesaver

          Series 4 offers even more health and heart options

          Doctors shock find after boy’s stomach ache

          Doctors shock find after boy’s stomach ache

          Few would be faced with what they found stuck inside a boy’s stomach

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

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

          Get Christmas sorted with hand made gifts.

          Cult Target item that keeps selling out

          Cult Target item that keeps selling out

          There’s an unassuming $59 Christmas item that people are chasing.

          500 to lose jobs with Aussie retailer to close within weeks

          500 to lose jobs with Aussie retailer to close within weeks

          “Discounts of 60 per cent or more will continue until the last day"

          Parenting

            Hidden meaning in new royal portrait

            Hidden meaning in new royal portrait

            To most of us, it was just a nice — and rare — family photo of the royals.

            Mum’s terrifying moment after turning her back

            Mum’s terrifying moment after turning her back

            This mum turned her back on her child for just a few seconds.

            When babies should sleep through the night

            premium_icon When babies should sleep through the night

            Experts smash gold target that babies should sleep all night.

            Taking a toddler to the movies is its own drama

            Taking a toddler to the movies is its own drama

            Lillian Saleh: Pass the popcorn, I took my bub to the movies.

            Parents need to respect their teen’s privacy

            premium_icon Parents need to respect their teen’s privacy

            The increasing desire for privacy is a normal part of the teen years

            The secret tragedy driving Opera Qld boss

            premium_icon The secret tragedy driving Opera Qld boss

            Opera Queensland chief Patrick Nolan reveals how music has healed.

            Hey Mumma

              Mum upset after sister steals both her baby names

              Mum upset after sister steals both her baby names

              "AIBU [Am I Being Unreasonable] to think this is a bit unfair?”

              Mum doesn't know she has given birth

              Mum doesn't know she has given birth

              Her son won't be named until she wakes from her coma

              'I regret sending my daughter to school too early'

              'I regret sending my daughter to school too early'

              "She had started formal education too early."

              Identical twins give birth on same day

              Identical twins give birth on same day

              The sisters went into labour after synching births with ‘twin power’

              Mum plans to invoice ‘no-shows’ at daughter’s birthday party

              Mum plans to invoice ‘no-shows’ at daughter’s birthday party

              "Am I being unreasonable to send a terse note to these families?"

              Mum loses custody of kids because of how she handled tantrum

              Mum loses custody of kids because of how she handled tantrum

              Mum reveals how police took away her two young children

              Home & Style

                How to dazzle at your next dinner party

                How to dazzle at your next dinner party

                Impress your guests with these three beautiful table-setting ideas.

                Shonky builders risking lives

                premium_icon Shonky builders risking lives

                Tens of thousands of Queensland decks are potential death traps.

                YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR: Ryder is wheelie having a go

                premium_icon YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR: Ryder is wheelie having a go

                At just 12, a young Hervey Bay lad has started his own business.

                Easy Eating

                  Onions are small fry on the scale of great danger

                  premium_icon Onions are small fry on the scale of great danger

                  Enough is enough, writes Jill Poulsen.

                  Queensland’s top 19 must-eat dishes

                  premium_icon Queensland’s top 19 must-eat dishes

                  Enjoy this appetiser of the state’s top 19 must-eat dishes.

                  Matt Moran: My pet hates, fears and best dad joke

                  premium_icon Matt Moran: My pet hates, fears and best dad joke

                  I’ve got tattoos, my most-worn clothing items are motorcycle boots.

                  Mystery bidder bags infamous former Brisbane bathhouse

                  premium_icon Mystery bidder bags infamous former Brisbane bathhouse

                  A MYSTERY bidder has secured a slice of Qld’s notorious past.

                  Dark side of being a restaurant critic

                  Dark side of being a restaurant critic

                  The dark side to the ‘best job in the world’.

                  Rooftop bar popularity is going up

                  Rooftop bar popularity is going up

                  SYDNEY’S watering holes are setting a new high bar.

                  Gardening

                    Give the lotus a position in your garden

                    Give the lotus a position in your garden

                    This exotic aquatic beauty is one of easiest plants to grow.

                    Aussie gardeners hit back at sexism claims

                    Aussie gardeners hit back at sexism claims

                    “I love getting my gear off and gardening"

                    Fury over Bunnings sanga saga

                    Fury over Bunnings sanga saga

                    “This will ruin Australia"

                    Sweet! Potato that counts in five-a-day vegie goal

                    Sweet! Potato that counts in five-a-day vegie goal

                    You need a frost-free window of five months to grow sweet potato.

                    Frangipani's beauty draws in many fans

                    Frangipani's beauty draws in many fans

                    Get a taste of the tropics with this hardy species.

                    Naked gardening launches on Coast

                    premium_icon Naked gardening launches on Coast

                    Strict no-touching rule will also apply

                    Outdoor Living

                      FISHING REPORT: Break in weather sends fishers far and wide

                      FISHING REPORT: Break in weather sends fishers far and wide

                      The swell dropped away earlier in the week.

                      Anglers have fingers crossed for calm seas this weekend

                      Anglers have fingers crossed for calm seas this weekend

                      Wild weather continues to haunt Fraser Coast anglers.

                      FISHING: Check weather and keep your eye on the conditions

                      FISHING: Check weather and keep your eye on the conditions

                      Whiting, bream and flathead have been reported

                      Head to wider reefs this weekend

                      Head to wider reefs this weekend

                      The inland side of Fraser has been popular with anglers.

                      Chasing bass is fun option when rain gets rivers flowing

                      Chasing bass is fun option when rain gets rivers flowing

                      What a difference salt made to our river and estuary systems.

                      PHOTOS: Couples who fish together...

                      PHOTOS: Couples who fish together...

                      Let's check out what was caught.

                      Travel

                        FNQ’s hotspots for Schoolies Week

                        premium_icon FNQ’s hotspots for Schoolies Week

                        Organisers admit they have no control over Schoolies.

                        Award-winning island restaurant goes on the market

                        premium_icon Award-winning island restaurant goes on the market

                        Owners of a Magnetic Island institution put restaurant on market.

                        BIG READ: How the floods washed away a city's doubt

                        premium_icon BIG READ: How the floods washed away a city's doubt

                        From 'boring' to 'cute' - opinions seem to have changed

                        Research reveals reefs in Whitsundays recovering

                        premium_icon Research reveals reefs in Whitsundays recovering

                        Positive signs after Cyclone Debbie

                        Bachelorette’s 90-minute climax in the NT

                        Bachelorette’s 90-minute climax in the NT

                        Natural beauty perfect backdrop for The Bachelorette finale

                        10 things to know before your next NZ trip

                        10 things to know before your next NZ trip

                        Best new travel experiences coming up across the ditch for 2019.

                        Fashion

                          A body hair print jumper? Now I've seen it all

                          A body hair print jumper? Now I've seen it all

                          There are things like this, that leave you scratching your head

                          Earn your stripes and never go out of fashion

                          Earn your stripes and never go out of fashion

                          Walk the line in an eternally on-trend print with a long history.

                          The only Year 12 formal advice teens will ever need

                          premium_icon The only Year 12 formal advice teens will ever need

                          There’s usually a swag of misguided tips about formals.

                          Ariana chops off trademark ponytail

                          Ariana chops off trademark ponytail

                          ARIANA Grande has been making a lot of changes of late.

                          'Born in a refugee camp': Qld man launches fashion line

                          'Born in a refugee camp': Qld man launches fashion line

                          From refugee to Queensland fashion designer

                          Kate recycles one of her favourite outfits

                          Kate recycles one of her favourite outfits

                          The Duchess of Cambridge has again recycled this go-to dress.

                          Dating

                            The consequences of gay marriage

                            The consequences of gay marriage

                            We’ve come so far but we still have some way to go.

                            Niche dating apps help Aussies find perfect match

                            premium_icon Niche dating apps help Aussies find perfect match

                            Do opposites attract? Not according to wealth of niche dating apps.

                            $100,000 won’t find you a good boyfriend

                            premium_icon $100,000 won’t find you a good boyfriend

                            Finding a good heart shouldn’t have to cost you a small fortune.