Opinion

Tue 24 Apr 2018

LETTER: Time for royal commission into fuel prices

LETTER: Time for royal commission into fuel prices

IF IT'S good enough for banking to face a Royal Commission then its time for those running the petrol industry to suffer the same scrutiny.

Mon 23 Apr 2018

Being first with the news has its downside

Being first with the news has its downside

Traditional media is battling it out online but the road to recovery might be an old one

The ridiculous angst plaguing young adults

premium_icon The ridiculous angst plaguing young adults

MID-life crises are no longer just for those in their forties. But struggling twenty-somethings need to realise a meaningful life isn’t a product you order online —...

ANDREW BOLT: Lies, damn lies and immigration

premium_icon ANDREW BOLT: Lies, damn lies and immigration

VOTERS are victims of a hoax, writes Andrew Bolt. The latest job figures are yet another way the government is using immigration to trick up its books.

OUR SAY: It's time to stamp out bullying for good

OUR SAY: It's time to stamp out bullying for good

Of course there needs to be space in all of our lives for constructive criticism and feedback.

Sun 22 Apr 2018

YOUR SAY: Community pays tribute to 9yo Ayden Watson

YOUR SAY: Community pays tribute to 9yo Ayden Watson

The Fraser Coast community has paid tribute to nine-year-old Maryborough boy, Ayden Watson who died suddenly on April 14.

Who is the best person to make the big decisions for you?

Who is the best person to make the big decisions for you?

Have you thought about what would happen regarding Power of Attorney if you separate from your spouse?

Sat 21 Apr 2018

‘Kochie, you look like an idiot’

‘Kochie, you look like an idiot’

IT WAS hard not to cringe when Kochie shared his outdated views this week of why weed should stay illegal in Australia. Here is why he and many others need a...

Shielded from war of words

Shielded from war of words

It's insane kids are being told they can't hack watching Question Time

Fri 20 Apr 2018

BEHIND THE SPORTS DESK: The fall of Israel

BEHIND THE SPORTS DESK: The fall of Israel

VIDEO: Should Israel Folau have been kicked out of rugby for his anti-gay slur on social media?

Folau and Yassmin both deserve free speech

premium_icon Folau and Yassmin both deserve free speech

ISRAEL Folau should not be forced to shut up any more than Yassmin Abdel-Magied should be, writes Jane Fynes-Clinton.

Thu 19 Apr 2018

Without hipsters, we wouldn’t have a food scene

premium_icon Without hipsters, we wouldn’t have a food scene

Mock them all you like, but hipsters have done a lot for the Australian food industry and helped our nation’s worldwide reputation, writes Renata Gortan.

Wed 18 Apr 2018

YOUR SAY: Legalising recreational marijuana

YOUR SAY: Legalising recreational marijuana

The Government has launched an attack on a new plan by the Greens to legalise recreational marijuana.

Chocolate for breakfast? Oh, heck yes.

Chocolate for breakfast? Oh, heck yes.

Were your kids expecting to be allowed to gorge themselves on chocolate until their bellies ached?

Tue 17 Apr 2018

Secret way into the property market

Secret way into the property market

WANT to get into the property market but can’t save up enough for a deposit? Fractional investing may be for you, as David Koch explains.

CW Games closer exposes world to true horror - speeches

CW Games closer exposes world to true horror - speeches

They couldn't find time to show us the athletes walking into the stadium, but we were practically chained to the chair when Peter Beattie began talking.

The biggest bushfire threat is morons

premium_icon The biggest bushfire threat is morons

A LOWLIFE put my family — and his own — at risk on a total fire ban day, and it took a little girl to stop him. When will idiots get the message about fire safety,...

Moderation is key to a happy, healthy life

Moderation is key to a happy, healthy life

While being physically fit and active is attractive to us all, recent research suggests exercising hard can elevate testosterone levels in men and women.

Mon 16 Apr 2018

Barnaby Joyce knows love child is his

premium_icon Barnaby Joyce knows love child is his

THE love child of Barnaby Joyce and his partner Vikki Campion is due any day now. And to put any doubt aside, this is the former deputy Prime Minister’s baby.

Where to find the best sweet treat on the Fraser Coast

Where to find the best sweet treat on the Fraser Coast

There is nothing better than a sweet treat, and what better way to enjoy a cuppa then with a melting moment.

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