TRADITIONAL anniversary gift customs may date back centuries but many couples today still stick to the age-old rules.

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21st July 2011 4:07 PM

KNOWING what to buy a new homeowner to help them warm their house can be challenging.

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04th Aug. 2011 2:08 PM

LACKING inspiration for the perfect Father’s Day gift? These funky inventions from around the world are sure to get the...

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12th Aug. 2011 2:08 AM

IT LOOKS like being a high-tech Christmas, with gadgets and computer games expected to be in heavy demand as people get...

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09th Nov. 2011 10:11 AM

THOSE events in life which make your nearest and dearest proud or joyful - or both - often happen when you've got plenty on...


24th Nov. 2011 4:11 PM

THE ultimate Christmas faux pas for Wide Bay Burnett residents is re-gifting.

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25th Nov. 2011 12:11 AM

GRADUATION is proof of years of hard work and commitment. And what better way to acknowledge a loved one's much-deserved...

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28th Nov. 2011 6:11 AM

FATHER'S Day, set aside to honour fathers and their paternal bond with their children, has been celebrated across the world...

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29th Aug. 2012 10:08 AM

IT'S almost Father's Day, so we have some good suggestions for something special for him.

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30th Aug. 2012 6:08 PM

CHRISTMAS shopping can be stressful at the best of times. Shopping for your mother can make it more so.

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29th Nov. 2012 6:11 PM

WHERE has that time gone, here we are only a month away from Christmas, so it really is time to attend to the urgent gift...

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30th Nov. 2012 2:11 PM

I FIND that settling on a gift for my dad or husband is quite an exhausting exercise.

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06th Dec. 2012 6:12 AM

WHILE Christmas is one of the happiest times of the year, it can also be one of the most stressful when it comes to...

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08th Dec. 2012 6:12 PM

A "TWITCHING palm spanking paddle" may not be the most traditional stocking filler but it's set to sell out this Christmas...

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15th Dec. 2012 6:12 PM

SANTA could be bringing more sporting gifts to Fraser Coast kids if Diabetes Queensland has any say in the matter.

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19th Dec. 2012 9:12 AM

WE'RE sure there are still many folk who have not finished their Christmas shopping list yet, so you may appreciate some of...

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21st Dec. 2012 10:12 AM

A BLENDER, an iron or a deep fryer – is this the stuff Christmas dreams are made off?

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21st Dec. 2012 6:12 PM

WHEN your beloved long-term boyfriend buys you a gift the last thing you expect is to be dragged through the court system...

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07th Feb. 2013 4:02 PM

30 SECONDS to Mars frontman Jared Leto has revealed the strangest gift he ever received was a fan's severed ear lobe.

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27th March 2013 4:03 PM

HIGH-END goods are starting to recover from the hangover of China’s assault on business ‘gifting’, says Laura Chesters.

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15th Aug. 2014 10:08 AM

NOT content with buying fridge magnets from the souvenir shop, Mayor Gerard O’Connell has handmade gifts to present to...

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23rd Sept. 2014 9:09 AM

About 30 stallholders sold their wares at the Hervey Bay Crafters Christmas Craft Fair at the Hervey Bay RSL on the...

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17th Nov. 2014 11:11 AM

THE power of teamwork will offer struggling Fraser Coast Families some relief this Christmas.

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20th Nov. 2014 4:11 PM

ALTRUISM is a doing word - just ask the students at the Maryborough Special School who are wrapping donated gifts for their...

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05th Dec. 2014 5:12 AM

TOO often we allow the festive season to disrupt healthy eating and exercise habits, a Cancer Council Queensland...

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18th Dec. 2014 5:12 AM

IT’S a business that’s been around for 30 years and a new cafe in the store is an added bonus for shoppers.

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13th Jan. 2015 11:01 AM

THE Mothers’ Union Australia Hervey Bay branch has given away its 5000th gift to a new mother in Hervey Bay Hospital.

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27th Feb. 2015 5:02 AM

FAMILY-owned business Starcut Flowers does not leave anything to chance when it comes to Mother’s Day.

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05th May 2015 6:05 AM

TO SAY thanks to her most loyal admirers for their support Taylor Swift sends them gifts at Christmas.

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22nd May 2015 10:05 AM

Retail assistant Kylie Jasch has this year organised the Kmart Wishing Tree Appeal and expects thousands of presents to be...

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18th Nov. 2015 11:11 AM

AUSTRALIANS have been revealed as Christmas grinches rather than Santa Clauses, according to new research.

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11th Dec. 2015 12:12 PM

THE Fraser Coast Chronicle and Swamp cartoons creator Gary Clark have combined signed copies of his books and a bonus print...

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17th Dec. 2015 3:12 PM

STACEY Walker’s house was burgled and presents for her five-month-old daughter were stolen on Saturday night and the blow...

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23rd Dec. 2015 5:12 AM

CHRISTMAS is the time for giving – which means for many of us, it’s also the time for panic-induced poor decisions at the...

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23rd Dec. 2015 10:12 AM

IT HAS been estimated Australians will have received about $630 million worth of unwanted presents this Christmas.

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28th Dec. 2015 5:12 AM

THERE are only so many World’s Best Mum mugs and pet rocks you can receive before you start questioning your child’s choice...

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05th May 2016 3:05 PM

DID you get a good haul of gifts at your wedding?

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13th May 2016 6:05 AM

Get creative and put a bunch of photos of the two of you together and make a collage. Even buy an inexpensive frame and put...

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02nd Sept. 2016 11:09 AM

THERE is one in every family. That person who seems to already have everything, or is super fussy.

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23rd Nov. 2016 12:11 PM

AUSTRALIANS will fork out close to $10 billion on Christmas gifts this year. That's a staggering $700 per person.

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24th Nov. 2016 11:11 AM

DO YOUR mum a favour. Don’t force her to perform the fake “oh great, a feather duster. What a great gift” spiel this...

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25th Nov. 2016 6:11 AM

THE pressure is on... There are only five days until Christmas.

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20th Dec. 2016 8:12 AM

The high cost of giving: Widower’s pension slashed for helping children with home deposit

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27th Jan. 2017 4:01 PM

Love is in the air; along with mind-numbing humidity and extreme UV rays.

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12th Feb. 2017 6:02 AM

IF THE avalanche of roses, hearts and teddy bears hitting stores is giving you Valentine's Day fatigue, here's some advice...

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12th Feb. 2017 12:02 PM

THIS iconic handmade sweets shop has one departing gift before it closes its original shop after 20 years.

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20th Feb. 2017 12:02 PM

For years I struggled to buy presents.

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07th June 2017 12:06 PM

FROM thong socks to inflatable unicorns for cats — these are the Christmas presents you don’t want to find under your tree...

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22nd Nov. 2017 11:11 AM

Fraser Coast councillor Daniel Sanderson said it was important to support businesses throughout the year.

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11th Dec. 2017 5:12 AM

THE Giftorium is filled with many unique gifts this Christmas, but none as special as personalised Tim Tams.

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13th Dec. 2017 5:12 AM