Insurance price hikes on the way

premium_icon Insurance price hikes on the way

$600 million lost in Queensland's recent weather events

Murder case awaits disclosure of CCC material

premium_icon Murder case awaits disclosure of CCC material

The case couldn't progress without CCC material, solicitor said.

Snake bite on ankle puts woman in hospital

premium_icon Snake bite on ankle puts woman in hospital

A woman in Quilpie suffered a snake bite overnight.

Atlas project commences domestic operations in record time

premium_icon Atlas project commences domestic operations in record time

Delivery of gas into the domestic market marks a major milestone.

Be food safe this festive season

Be food safe this festive season

Food poisoning and tummy bugs don’t have to be part of the family Christmas if...

Drought Minister accused of passing the buck on portfolio

premium_icon Drought Minister accused of passing the buck on portfolio

David Littleproud, federal minister for drought, has said the states are not...

From Roma to the city, the final whistle blows for Mr Jessop

premium_icon From Roma to the city, the final whistle blows for Mr Jessop

Teacher Keith Jessop will hang up his soccer boots after 40 years.

Mother of millions to meet her match

Mother of millions to meet her match

The mother of millions is set to be targeted by a weed eradication program...

Girl’s heartbreaking letter to Santa

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’I don’t want a lot for Christmas this year. But there’s some things I really wish...

Outback driving tips to stay safe on school holidays

Outback driving tips to stay safe on school holidays

Southwest police are offering their best tips for travellers over the Christmas...

Man charged with murder of Kardell Lomas and unborn baby

premium_icon Man charged with murder of Kardell Lomas and unborn baby

Charges have been laid over the death of woman found in a car boot

Aldi bag 100k may have been casino win: ICAC

premium_icon Aldi bag 100k may have been casino win: ICAC

Chinese billionaire’s alleged $100k donation possibly gambling winnings

‘Disrespectful’ fireworks must be cancelled

‘Disrespectful’ fireworks must be cancelled

The only option is to cancel them or risk making a huge mistake

‘Sustainability pirate’ replaces Santa

‘Sustainability pirate’ replaces Santa

Aussie childcare centre ditches Santa for ‘Sustainability Pirate’

Doughnut Time founder’s debt payment to cousin ‘a joke’

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Doughnut Time investor cousin left with a pittance

Hope dies for inseparable mum and daughter

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Hope dies for mum, daughter with unbreakable bond

Father determined to keep farm going for his son

premium_icon Father determined to keep farm going for his son

DROUGHT has taken its toll but this Warwick producer is determined to see it...

SCORCHED SALARIES: Volunteers fire back at PM snub

premium_icon SCORCHED SALARIES: Volunteers fire back at PM snub

“These fires are so hard to put out and keep out."

Sport

    The one thing United star won’t mention

    premium_icon The one thing United star won’t mention

    Will we see a repeat of Kings' success?

    Zefara warning for ‘overtrained’ Horn

    premium_icon Zefara warning for ‘overtrained’ Horn

    Michael Zerafa says Jeff Horn’s fitness won’t cover lack of defence.

    Aussies in strife as Warner falls to all-time screamer

    Aussies in strife as Warner falls to all-time screamer

    Australia vs New Zealand 1st Test Day 1.

    Daley tops list for NYC league team

    premium_icon Daley tops list for NYC league team

    Laurie Daley heads list to coach rugby league New York franchise.

    National Sport

      Write them off at your peril

      premium_icon Write them off at your peril

      Ian Smith expects the Black Caps to win at least one Test.

      Official name for NQ Stadium revealed

      premium_icon Official name for NQ Stadium revealed

      North Queensland Stadium to be Queensland Country Bank Stadium

      Essendon pre-season injury crisis deepens

      premium_icon Essendon pre-season injury crisis deepens

      Noah Gown goes down with serious foot injury.

      Footballer charged with domestic violence assault

      Footballer charged with domestic violence assault

      Footballer Josh Reynolds has been charged with domestic violence.

      Dolphin trapped in Coast swimming hole

      premium_icon Dolphin trapped in Coast swimming hole

      A dolphin has become trapped in a popular swimming spot

      Peak body wants fuel boycott as prices hits record high

      premium_icon Peak body wants fuel boycott as prices hits record high

      Call for servo boycott as record fuel prices hit before holidays

      Trad reveals surplus smaller than forecast

      premium_icon Trad reveals surplus smaller than forecast

      Treasurer Jackie Trad reveals surplus smaller than forecast

      Qld burns surgeons on standby to help volcano victims

      premium_icon Qld burns surgeons on standby to help volcano victims

      Surgeons on standby to help fatigued New Zealand doctors

      Business News

        Backpackers complain they can’t find work

        Backpackers complain they can’t find work

        British backpacking couple complain they can’t find work

        Surprise at the top of Google's 2019 most-searched homewares

        Surprise at the top of Google's 2019 most-searched homewares

        Google has revealed the top trending home gifts for 2019

        ‘Shut up’: Westpac boss savaged

        ‘Shut up’: Westpac boss savaged

        Shareholders heckled the bank over the child exploitation scandal.

        Beat Solo Pro miss out on comfort

        premium_icon Beat Solo Pro miss out on comfort

        These features are fantastic, the only issue is how they feel.

        What's On

          The viral sensation you cannot miss at Bluesfest 2020

          premium_icon The viral sensation you cannot miss at Bluesfest 2020

          American musician one of the surprising names added to Bluesfest.

          REVEALED: A-list rock star joins Bluesfest

          premium_icon REVEALED: A-list rock star joins Bluesfest

          FESTIVAL organisers add 13 new artists to the festival's line-up

          Missed out on locals tickets? You can still go to Splendour

          premium_icon Missed out on locals tickets? You can still go to Splendour

          Here is what you can do to secure tickets before Thursday.

          Lifestyle

            Baby names that never appear on lists

            Baby names that never appear on lists

            These 20 gems that escape both mockery and glory.

            Woman accidentally uses MIL's vagina towel to dry hands

            Woman accidentally uses MIL's vagina towel to dry hands

            “Who has a specific towel for their bits?...that's so weird."

            Mum ‘appalled’ by shocking shopping centre Santa loophole

            premium_icon Mum ‘appalled’ by shocking shopping centre Santa loophole

            A mother has lashed out after discovering a disturbing Santa secret.

            Unusual dairy product that’s the next big superfood

            premium_icon Unusual dairy product that’s the next big superfood

            At $25 a litre, betting the farm on camel milk is paying off

            Entertainment

              Former Married at First Sight contestants have been left baffled after receiving an unexpected email from Channel 9, months after they were all blocked.

              premium_icon MAFS bombshell as contestants blow the lid on Channel 9

              MAFS contestants drop bombshell and accuse network of ‘bullying’

              The star, who is on holiday with her boyfriend, looked incredible in the series of nude snaps – but also revealed the unpleasant reality behind them.

              Sophie Monk goes nude in racy photos

              Sophie Monk: Love Island star reveals reality behind nude photos

              From Billie Eilish changing the face of pop music to Katy Perry making Hawaii sound boring, the music world delivered plenty of hits and misses in 2019.

              premium_icon Albums that shone, songs that flopped in 2019

              The music world delivered plenty of hits and misses in 2019.

              Virginia Giuffre, the Cairns mum who claims she was trafficked for sex by Jeffrey Epstein, has tweeted a cryptic message in which she claims a death threat

              premium_icon Prince Andrew ‘sex slave’ says FBI confirms death threat

              Epstein accuser tweets about ‘evil people’ wanting her ‘quieted’

              Real Estate

                The State Government’s foreign tax surcharge has allowed local investors to swoop on CBD office towers while offshore investment has slowed.

                premium_icon Locals benefit from the oldest trick in the economic book

                CBD towers fill with locals thanks to an old economic trick

                Instagram comedy star Celeste Barber and her husband, tree surgeon Api Robin, have quit the NSW Central Coast for Tweed Heads.

                Instagram comedian buys flash penthouse for $1.175k

                Instagram comedy star Celeste Barber buys in Tweed Heads.

                It was the cracked apartment tower that ruined Christmas for hundreds of residents. Now the eyewatering cost of the disaster has been revealed.

                Huge cost of Opal disaster revealed

                It was the cracked apartment tower that ruined Christmas

                Jobs

                  The Gold Coast’s business credentials will be bolstered today when the city’s leading space company announces a parntership with the Australian Space Agency.

                  premium_icon Space race to bring Queensland jobs boom

                  Gilmour Space Technologies announces partnership with Australian Space Agency

                  More workers are needed at a council with a staff turnover three times more than the southeast Queensland average.

                  premium_icon Employees needed at Australia’s third largest council

                  More workers are needed at a council with a high staff turnover.

                  Southern Cross Austereo feels the pinch of declining revenue, with the parent company of 2Day FM, Fox FM and Triple M making the decision to axe dozens of jobs.

                  premium_icon Mass redundancies as network axes 90 radio jobs

                  Southern Cross Austereo axes 90 jobs across its radio network.

                  Motoring

                    A ground-breaking new skills program gets underway early next year that could end up being mandatory for all new truck drivers.

                    Free driver training program starts in Queensland next year

                    A new skills program could be mandatory for all new truck drivers.

                    There was widespread outrage after our story about a sign asking truckies to turn off their engines so nearby residents could sleep - authorities have listened.

                    Government removes controversial truck sign after backlash

                    Controversial Sleepy Hollow 'no engines' in rest area sign removed.

                    A motorist shares her terrifying experience of driving fatigued after a 12-hour shift, warning of the dangers as the Christmas holidays near.

                    Driver felt ‘body conk out’ on motorway

                    Motorist warns of the terrifying experience of driving tired.