Driver who caused deadly crash walks free from court

Scheuber was driving a prime mover full of macadamia nuts and was unable to stop the vehicle.

Legends to face police on the field

LEGENDS: The Legends of League players distributed jerseys sponsored by OZSA to the group, who they will face at Stafford Park, Hervey Bay, today in the lead up to the big game.

Legends of League shared stories with police officers and youths.

The time has come to STOP violence against women

AWARENESS: Sergeant Hayley Skyring, Kirsty Smith from Youth Justice Services,  Tanya Zollinger from the Red Cross, Ray Wiech from Uniting Care and Superintendent Craig Hawkins lend their support to White Ribbon Day.

Saturday is White Ribbon Day to raise awareness of domestic violence

HITTING THE POLLS: Where to vote on the Fraser Coast

MAKE YOUR CHOICE volunteers from left, Norma Hannant (LNP), Toni-Lee Dale (independent), Greg McHugh (One Nation), James Dasecke (Greens) and Nathan Scattergood (Labor) at Hervey Bay's pre-poll on Dayman St.

Here are all the places where you can cast your vote tomorrow.

Candidates talk tourism for Hervey Bay

A WHALE OF A TIME: Whale watching photo in Hervey Bay taken by Blue Marine Dolphin Tours.

WE LOVE our whales but what's the plan for tourism all year 'round?

Car and bike rider crash on main road

Ambulance. Emergency Services. September 2017

One person was taken to hospital.

WHAT'S ON: Your guide to the weekend on the Fraser Coast

BACK ON THE TRACK: V8 Dirt Modifieds will dominate the Speedway this Saturday.

Your guide to the weekend on the Fraser Coast (November 25-26)

What Queenslanders think of One Nation

Pauline Hanson campaigning in Hervey Bay.

"I think they're actually offensive."

Why LNP family violence boss is under pressure over $4.5m

The LNP's Ros Bates has been criticised for her party's domestic violence funding announcement

How will LNP's domestic violence funding move impact the state?

TV presenter back for Fraser Coast fishing

ON FILM: TV presenter Greg Grainger was filming on the Fraser Coast.

TV presenter Greg Grainger on the Fraser Coast filming Travel Oz TV.

Coles expands ‘quiet hour’ across the country

Emily and her son Lachlan, who has autism and has benefited greatly from the Quiet Hour program. Picture: Daniel Pockett

Not just people with autism enjoying 'low sensory' shopping

REVEALED: Best products of the year in 46 categories

The 2018 Product of the Year winners, as voted by 13,000 Aussie consumers.

Best baby products, coffee, chocolate, household items and more

Lower vacancy rates good sign for Fraser Coast

POSITIVE INDICATOR: The tightening of rental vacancies on the Fraser Coast shows the market is strengthening.

REIQ figures show the Fraser Coast rental market is tightening.

Public examination wanted over Coast company's $6.5m collapse

CLOSED: A former SmartCity campus.

Cash needed to start courtroom examination of company

Company fined $40,000 for damaging marine plants at Toogoom

Toogoom - river entrance (Natascha Wiegand) - User Contributed

The company was prosecuted by Fisheries Queensland.

'See ya Woolies': Retailer raking in $8k a day on Amazon

Shit the Bed Hot Sauce founder Renae Bunster.

Perth mum has jumped on the Amazon bandwagon

After jet lag you may face debt lag

Australians rack up an average of $2000 on their credit cards while on holiday.

A credit card on your holiday can be a handy back-up but...

Extra airline charge that’s actually worth it

Premium Economy is the airline class everyone is talking about — but it varies from airline to airline. Picture: Qantas

Why are people lining up to pay extra?

Woolworths to open ‘dark stores’

Stock Image

Woolworths has issued a stark warning to suppliers

Families face bleak future if New Acland expansion denied

REPAIRING THE FOOTPRINT: New Hope Group is undertaking an extensive rehabilitation program at its New Acland coal mine. - Photo Lyndon Keane / Dalby Herald

'It’s been years that we’ve been lingering'

Coast brothers turn vet clinic into online megastore

Brothers Steven and Mark Perissinotto sell vet products.

10,000 orders every month to all corners of globe

Opinion: 'Don't be a dingo George Christensen'

Don't use the Marriage Amendment Bill as an excuse to abstain and shirk away from your elected responsibility.

Opinion: George Christensen 'on record' to vote yes

George on record to vote yes but with adequate protections

YOUR SAY: Reduce registration fees

Resting your hand on the gear stick is a bad play.

In my case I only average 100 kilometres per week.

LETTERS: Disgust over One Nation 'dildo' school claims

One Nation state leader and Buderim MP Steve Dickson made the comments in a Sunshine Coast press conference on Saturday.

Readers call Dickson out on his 'lies' about Dildos in schools

White Ribbon Day is one big, trendy problem

White Ribbon pledges. (Pic: supplied)

MEN don’t deserve a medal for being kind to women.

OPINION: Remember to smell the roses

TOUCHING: Paramedics fulfilled the wish of a patient headed to palliative care.

The woman was on her way to the hospital.

Cafe kicks customer out for waiting in line with takeaway cup

Stock image cup of coffee

OPINION: Am I overreacting? Or was this unbelievably rude?

Ranting man tries to remove 'dangerous' toys from Kmart

He was charged by police for causing a public nuisance

Call the cops if you see this child sex predator on Facebook

Ipswich child abuser Joshua Michael Slater must not be around children or use social media, dating or gaming apps.

Why this child sex abuser must not use Grindr, Facebook, Snapchat

Nicholls' TV gaffe: 'Support your local One N... I mean LNP'

Opposition Leader Tim Nicholls

hE told media he meant to tell viewers to “vote one” for LNP.

premium_icon Julie Bishop’s earrings are worth HOW much?

Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs Julie Bishop attends the official launch of the 2017 Foreign Policy White Paper at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) in Canberra, Thursday, November 23, 2017. AAP Image/Lukas Coch

The jeweller won't say if they were gifted, loaned or bought

Uma Thurman unloads on Harvey Weinstein

Uma Thurman posted this image on Twitter with a clear message to predator Harvey Weinstein.

Uma's revealing Instagram post

ACA reporter Ben McCormack monitored hourly in hospital

Former journalist Ben McCormack arrives at the Downing Center District Court in Sydney, Friday, November 24, 2017. (AAP Image/Ben Rushton)

"He realised the wrongness of his thoughts."

Rohingya allowed a 'safe' return

Bangladeshi Foreign Minister Abdul Hassan Mahmud Ali shakes hands with Myanmar's Kyaw Tint Swe after signing an agreement in Naypyitaw, Myanmar on Thursday.

The repatriations are to begin within two months

'We could hear screaming ... it was horrendous'

Fire and Rescue NSW on scene at the Lismore Turf Club where an explosion in the kiosk at the Lismore Turf Club badly injured a man.

Woman who was first on the scene of the gas explosion has spoken out

Elon Musk to the rescue! Telsa giant battery to be powered up

Tesla's lithium-ion battery in Jamestown. Source: Supplied.

SOUTH Australia’s mega battery will be powered up for the first time

Low-speed internet? NBN boss says 'We're not the police'

NBN boss on releasing speed information: ‘We’re not the police’.

Companies are already admitting to overcharging customers.

ASHES LIVE: All the action from Australia v England, day two

Wicketkeeper Tim Paine takes a catch at an Australian Cricket team training session at the Gabba, in Brisbane, Tuesday, November 21, 2017. Australia will take on England on Thursday in the first Test of the Ashes series at the Gabba in Brisbane. (AAP Image/Jono Searle) NO ARCHIVING

Catch up-to-the minute day two scores of the first Ashes Test

Black Friday 2017 sales discount codes and secret deals


Huge list of best Black Friday sales and secret codes

Father who drove family off pier three times over limit

Louisa James, the mother of the boys killed in the Buncrana tragedy, also lost her mother and sister.

Father who drove family off slippery pier was three times over limit

‘Will you please kill my mother?’

Gypsy Rose Blanchard decided that killing her own mother was her only way to escape years of abuse.

US woman jailed for role in mother’s murder does interview with Dr Phil

YouTube’s dark child exploitation secret

YouTube has signalled that it will crack down on it Australian Pranksters Jump on Creepy Clown Trend 's seedy trade of child exploitation videos.

There is some dark, depraved and very strange content on YouTube

‘The crocs kept going for the dog’

Charlie Williams and Beau Bryce-Maurice were stranded in the Kimberley. Picture: Supplied

They were bogged and surrounded by crocs

Snake found hiding out in souvenir shop

A red-bellied black snake was removed from a shop in Kuranda by Cairns Snake Removals. PHOTO: CAIRNS SNAKE REMOVALS

This shop snake was definitely alive

Weed on wheels: Is this the dumbest place to stash drugs?

Mali Lyndon Ebb and Connor David Smith were caught with marijuana in separate incidents.

Teen driver chopping up when police pulled him over

Buckethead Army invade Barmy Army

Aussie Buckethead Army meets Brits Barmy Army

first performance of the Australian ‘Buckethead Anthem’ of the Ashes 2017/18

Pub with no loos isn’t taking the piss

The Bavarian bar in Knox Ozone serves steins of beer but hasn’t got a toilet. Picture: James Ross

The venue seats 250 people and has 17 types of beer on tap

World-famous band performs undercover

THEY’RE one of the most famous bands in the world. But when they performed in a crowded space in New York, no one even realised.

premium_icon Hey! Dad child star: I was asked for sex for a role

Sarah Monahan. Picture: Dylan Robinson

Sarah Monahan pleads for parents to keep their kids out of showbiz

Hit show to take on Weinstein scandal

The Harvey Weinstein scandal has inspired an upcoming episode of Law & Order: SVU.

Law & Order: SVU plans Harvey Weinstein-inspired episode.

Unexpected star in new Captain Marvel

Jude Law is rumoured to be joining the Captain Marvel movie.

BEN Mendelsohn and Brie Larson are already on board for flick.

VIDEO: Will Dustyesky go to Russia with the Socceroos?

FROM MULLUMGRAD: Director Andrew Swain (centre, holding a dog) with most of Dustyesky's Choir.

The all-male choir from Mullumgrad has been booked for Womadelaide

Warnie’s surprising new reality TV dream

Shane Warne reportedly wants to be the host of Nine’s new series Love Island. Picture: Hamish Blair

LEGENDARY cricketing Casanova now eyeing off a reality dating show.

Angus Stone gets woken up by the cows licking his yurt

SIBLINGS: Angus and Julia Stone.

Julia Stone explained her sibling's Byron hinterland lifestyle