Bail instead of jail - thanks to Salvos

premium_icon Bail instead of jail - thanks to Salvos

Salvation Army kindness saves young Gympie couple

No grog was no help for Gympie activist

premium_icon No grog was no help for Gympie activist

Roadside breath test refusal still not allowed

Still marijuana positive three nights later

premium_icon Still marijuana positive three nights later

Folk festival patron needed more time to read zero

'Rubbish, false, wrong': Gympie man loses bail for lying

premium_icon 'Rubbish, false, wrong': Gympie man loses bail for lying

Then comes jail for 'pre-planned' shoplifting campaign

Tributes flow for vivacious Tin Can Bay conservationist

premium_icon Tributes flow for vivacious Tin Can Bay conservationist

She is being remembered as a proud conservationist.

RSPCA seizes animals from Storybook Farm

premium_icon RSPCA seizes animals from Storybook Farm

Staff were forced to euthanise one dog

UPDATE: Missing Biloela child found in Calliope

UPDATE: Missing Biloela child found in Calliope

Girl, 5, missing for four hours

How to watch this week's supermoon

How to watch this week's supermoon

It's the last supermoon of 2019

Mason Lee death: Mother’s sentence to be appealed

premium_icon Mason Lee death: Mother’s sentence to be appealed

Govt to appeal Mason killer’s sentence

Four on prostitution charges after massage parlour raid

premium_icon Four on prostitution charges after massage parlour raid

Police have raided a Brisbane massage parlour

Uber ‘forcing drivers to break the law’

premium_icon Uber ‘forcing drivers to break the law’

“I am being forced to break the law daily"

Do you need domestic violence support? Ask Izzy for help

Do you need domestic violence support? Ask Izzy for help

40 domestic violence survivors improved this technology

Opinion

    Powerful Australian CEO pays tribute to Gympie childhood

    premium_icon Powerful Australian CEO pays tribute to Gympie childhood

    'We used to ride our pony down the main street'

    Grafton: a city with two tales

    Grafton: a city with two tales

    OPINION: 'Inclusiveness is easy when we all look the same...'

    What most Aussies really think about climate change

    premium_icon What most Aussies really think about climate change

    The majority of Australians have made up their minds about climate science.

    Climate change students need to take real action

    Climate change students need to take real action

    Many of these students spend all day and night on electronic devices

    Sport

      Gladiators ready to lock horns in sudden death FFA Cup tie

      premium_icon Gladiators ready to lock horns in sudden death FFA Cup tie

      The national knockout competition features around 781 teams.

      200km/h cars set to blitz Gympie racetrack this weekend

      premium_icon 200km/h cars set to blitz Gympie racetrack this weekend

      More than 60 of the state's best drivers will descend on Sexton.

      Gympie Devils keen to crush Nambour on home deck this week

      premium_icon Gympie Devils keen to crush Nambour on home deck this week

      'We'll be ready to handle anything they throw at us.'

      Snakes in the rain put valiant Gympie Gold season to a stop

      premium_icon Snakes in the rain put valiant Gympie Gold season to a stop

      The Gold fought hard but couldn't get the job done.

      National Sport

        Broncos wary of loose Moose

        premium_icon Broncos wary of loose Moose

        Broncos wary of Josh McGuire’s legendary niggling.

        Great Scott eyes Origin breakthrough

        premium_icon Great Scott eyes Origin breakthrough

        Storm centre Curtis Scott eyes NSW Origin breakthrough.

        Jacks treating Titans debut as last chance

        premium_icon Jacks treating Titans debut as last chance

        Ryley Jacks is as excited for Titans debut as his first NRL game.

        Big punters bank on Winx, The Autumn Sun

        premium_icon Big punters bank on Winx, The Autumn Sun

        Big money rolls in for Winx, The Autumn Sun.

        Community

          Gympie dairy farmer says industry is doomed

          premium_icon Gympie dairy farmer says industry is doomed

          Not even the $1 milk off shelves can help struggling dairy farmers..

          Woman injured at tricky CBD intersection in Gympie

          premium_icon Woman injured at tricky CBD intersection in Gympie

          Paramedics were at the scene of a two vehicle crash in Gympie.

          The ultimate guide to the new Pumpkin Festival

          premium_icon The ultimate guide to the new Pumpkin Festival

          The food festival will be looking a bit different this year.

          Gympie author scores major literary award

          premium_icon Gympie author scores major literary award

          This author was stoked that her book was chosen.

          What's On

            Lighting a candle to combat tragedy with solidarity

            premium_icon Lighting a candle to combat tragedy with solidarity

            Mr Symons organised a vigil tonight at 6.30pm at Gatakers Bay

            When Woolworths will open the 'new generation' super store

            premium_icon When Woolworths will open the 'new generation' super store

            Mercato on Byron have announced an opening date for Woolworths

            Small Town Stuff: A perfect fit for a Curious Arts Festival

            premium_icon Small Town Stuff: A perfect fit for a Curious Arts Festival

            A good laugh, intertwined with plenty of oohs and aahs.

            Unheard Michael Hutchence recordings on new soundtrack

            premium_icon Unheard Michael Hutchence recordings on new soundtrack

            INXS' Ballina-based creative director announces new documentary

            Local Business News

              After Mabo - Aboriginal claim on rest of Fraser Island

              premium_icon After Mabo - Aboriginal claim on rest of Fraser Island

              Territory ruling prompts big Buttchulla case for K'Gari compo

              'Mention environment around Gympie and you could be lynched'

              premium_icon 'Mention environment around Gympie and you could be lynched'

              Letter: Let's hope Salt can make change happen

              Builders begin to clean-up Stirling Homes' mess

              premium_icon Builders begin to clean-up Stirling Homes' mess

              GJ Gardner to give four families their dreams back.

              New menu on its way with big changes at popular Gympie venue

              premium_icon New menu on its way with big changes at popular Gympie venue

              New menus on its way at this thriving Gympie venue.

              Lifestyle

                Teacher ‘humiliated’ bald student at elite school

                premium_icon Teacher ‘humiliated’ bald student at elite school

                “Not only did she raise money, she had the courage to shave her head"

                Maccas trialing vegan nuggets

                Maccas trialing vegan nuggets

                McDonald’s are trialling a new vegan creation overseas

                Star’s shocking Uber Eats spend exposed

                Star’s shocking Uber Eats spend exposed

                “Fev, that’s a house deposit!”

                'Cam would be proud': Kids pedal on to remember dad's fight

                premium_icon 'Cam would be proud': Kids pedal on to remember dad's fight

                Cycling safety advocate's kids continue his passion

                Entertainment

                  Nicole Kidman channels Dirty Harry in this gritty police drama. It’s a performance that mesmerises and disturbs, pretty much in equal measure.

                  MOVIE REVIEW: Kidman compelling in gritty police drama

                  Nicole Kidman mesmerises and disturbs in Destroyer.

                  As Game of Thrones nears its end, star Kit Harington reveals shooting one episode in particular took quite a toll on him.

                  Star sought therapy over ‘terrifying’ GoT

                  Kit Harington reveals shooting one episode took quite a toll on him.

                  A cheeky movie, Fighting With My Family should do for pro wrestling what School of Rock did for fist-pumping heavy metal anthems.

                  premium_icon MOVIE REVIEW: Wrestling film a scrappy-go-lucky affair

                  Fighting With My Family the WWE's cheeky answer to School of Rock.

                  Dean Lewis is only the second Australian to score the Apple Music’s Up Next global push. That means a month of billboards in Times Square and a documentary.

                  Dean Lewis’ Apple Music score

                  Lewis the second Aussie to score Apple Music’s Up Next global push.

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                    Real Estate

                      One of them is now homeless and still waiting for their long-planned property to materialise.

                      premium_icon Mates dream ends in $80k hole after Stirling Homes crash

                      One of them is now homeless and still waiting

                      Home buyers keen for more space and bigger backyards are having to resort to drastic cost-saving measures in their quest to move to into bigger properties.

                      premium_icon Great Australian dream comes at a cost

                      Aspirational Australians are looking to upgrade their family home and move into...

                      Emily Palmer, offspring of controversial former politician Clive Palmer, has made a tidy $710,000 on the sale of a property bought before she was born.

                      Emily Palmer lands $710,000 sale

                      Property '10 minutes from the new Sunshine Coast Hospital'

                      Jobs

                        FOUR blue collar industries have been forecast for high job growth, so if you’re considering a career change you may want to pick one of these.

                        premium_icon REVEALED: Australia's most future-proof tradie jobs

                        These blue collar industries have been forecast for high job growth

                        A futuristic retail expansion on the Sunshine Coast is being hailed as an economic game-changer that will create thousands of jobs and inject billions.

                        premium_icon First look inside $440M mega shopping centre

                        Sunshine Plaza redevelopment a game-changer creating thousands of jobs

                        For months, there has been one shining light in the gloom and doom of the Australian economy — but that light could soon be extinguished.

                        Last economic domino poised to fall

                        The last domino propping up the Australian economy could be poised to fall

                        Motoring

                          I'm a vulnerable road user, and in a crash, I know I'm likely to come off second best.

                          Vital riders develop situational awareness

                          Bike and road position is vital for riders.

                          Smartphones have become a huge part of life for the majority of people but the addiction can have life threatening consequences.

                          Tech to save 'zombie' pedestrians from walking into traffic

                          People are becoming “smombies” (smartphone zombies).

                          Mercedes-Benz’s mid-size luxury SUV is the Australia’s favourite prestige vehicle, and this head-turning version is about to get even more attention.

                          Fresh tech for luxury Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe

                          Suave sibling of the regular bodied GLC is due for an update.