COVID-19: Lucky couple stuck in UK get ‘fluke’ flight home

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Gympie pair have to miss family member’s funeral as virus hits home

Gympie Council denies refusing pandemic leave to staff

premium_icon Gympie Council denies refusing pandemic leave to staff

CEO says union claims are inaccurate, calls request ‘blanket approach’.

Gympie election update: Dramatic vote clash in postal vote count

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THE struggle for control of Gympie Regional Council is being played out in dramatic...

UPDATE: Boy ‘crushed’ in quad bike crash

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A rescue chopper has been called to the Gympie region scene.

Easter hopes a real ‘Bakers Delight’ for new Gympie owners

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NEW Gympie Bakers Delight owners pick a challenging time to go into business.

VIRUS BREAKDOWN: 7 new cases in Gympie coast health district

premium_icon VIRUS BREAKDOWN: 7 new cases in Gympie coast health district

COVID-19 cases in the Gympie and Sunshine Coast Health District climbed almost 10%...

Young girl granted $9m after mum sues hospital

premium_icon Young girl granted $9m after mum sues hospital

Small town's hospital to pay $9m in compensation to young girl

Baby dies of COVID-19 in USA as global cases top 900,000

Baby dies of COVID-19 in USA as global cases top 900,000

COVID-19: Wimbledon cancelled as UK deaths spike

Eddie grilled over ‘smart a***’ blow up

Eddie grilled over ‘smart a***’ blow up

Eddie McGuire has accused a Channel 9 star of scripting questions

Photo shows brutal reality of essential job

Photo shows brutal reality of essential job

Photo of teen daughter after finishing at shift at Woolies breaks hearts

Man charged after police car allegedly rammed in hit-run

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Several cars were hit during the incident in Mackay.

Man found asleep at wheel after 30 drinks at 50th

premium_icon Man found asleep at wheel after 30 drinks at 50th

He was retrieving wallet from car at 50th birthday celebrations

‘Gut-wrenching’: Family heartbroken as alleged killer freed

premium_icon ‘Gut-wrenching’: Family heartbroken as alleged killer freed

Family should have been celebrating Jack's 18th birthday

Focus on family and faith as case begins

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Alleged driver in Oatlands crash to face court on 20 charges

Opinion

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    Dating in a coronavirus-hit world

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    Coronavirus: Is this the start of the end times?

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    The spectrum of opinions among Christians as broad as the church

    ‘We were pretty lucky to see that, weren’t we?’

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      Rubbish ‘hero’ behind bars, claims he has coronavirus

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      “Don’t come near me, I have coronavirus”.

      Revealed: Who pays the bills for hotel lockdown

      premium_icon Revealed: Who pays the bills for hotel lockdown

      Each state to foot bill of international arrivals being quarantined in NSW

      Up to 800,000 Aussies stranded overseas as virus spreads

      premium_icon Up to 800,000 Aussies stranded overseas as virus spreads

      Up to 800,000 Australians are stranded overseas as the virus spreads

      Qld border to be closed to FIFO workers

      Qld border to be closed to FIFO workers

      Queensland will from this weekend enact stricter border control laws

      Sport

        Big wait for Gympie cricketers to see COVID-19 impact

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        The reefs in the Gympie region that are firing

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        Most car parks were filled as anglers took the opportunity to get out there for a...

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        Gympie council election 2020: The region’s 30 hopefuls tackle how to grow sport in...

        703 runs, 15 catches: Meet Gympie’s cricketer of the year

        premium_icon 703 runs, 15 catches: Meet Gympie’s cricketer of the year

        ‘You do not go looking for awards but as a team we were lucky to reasonably...

        National Sport

          Federer ‘devastated’ by Wimbledon shock

          Federer ‘devastated’ by Wimbledon shock

          Roger Federer has led the despairing reaction.

          How fishing was saved from COVID-19 in NSW

          premium_icon How fishing was saved from COVID-19 in NSW

          Recreational fishing exempt from COVID-19 restrictions in NSW

          Isolated SuperCoach Pig winning the internet

          premium_icon Isolated SuperCoach Pig winning the internet

          Tom Rockliff’s antics taking social media by storm

          $20m in 10 days: brutal cost for NRL’s off-contract stars

          premium_icon $20m in 10 days: brutal cost for NRL’s off-contract stars

          Off-contract stars the biggest casualties of NRL’s new wage war

          Community

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            Your chance to salute our frontline heroes

            Leave your messages of support to our health workers

            GYMPIE UPDATE: Everything you need to know about COVID-19 today

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            Beloved family business joins wave of stores forced to close

            premium_icon Beloved family business joins wave of stores forced to close

            Businesses are closing their doors hand over fist at Gympie Central, and others are...

            Gympie golfers have final swing as shutdown spreads

            premium_icon Gympie golfers have final swing as shutdown spreads

            ‘It is pretty sad, I thought golf would have been a game that we could have kept on...

            What's On

              Everything new to streaming next month

              Everything new to streaming next month

              At least there will be something new to watch on streaming.

              The kooky lady who inspired Kingswood’s new single

              The kooky lady who inspired Kingswood’s new single

              Band shares bittersweet story behind song from new album.

              There is hope: How to get tickets to sold-out Splendour

              premium_icon There is hope: How to get tickets to sold-out Splendour

              Festival sold out within an hour, but not all is lost

              Bluesfest is ‘low risk’ and tickets are ‘fully insured’

              premium_icon Bluesfest is ‘low risk’ and tickets are ‘fully insured’

              Organisers: Bluesfest Byron Bay will be going ahead as planned

              Local Business News

                Major Gympie business gives unemployed a boost

                premium_icon Major Gympie business gives unemployed a boost

                More than 7000 people have been employed by this business in the past two weeks as...

                Committee ‘devastated’ by multimillion-dollar loss

                premium_icon Committee ‘devastated’ by multimillion-dollar loss

                Country town faces colossal economic loss after COVID-19 restrictions force the...

                $130b rescue package to keep 6 million in jobs

                $130b rescue package to keep 6 million in jobs

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                Lifestyle

                  USA COVID-19 infection rates ‘much higher than tests show’

                  premium_icon USA COVID-19 infection rates ‘much higher than tests show’

                  Infection rates being under-reported due to ‘false-negative’ results

                  How stranded Aussies can get home from Europe

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                  Coronavirus chaos: How stranded Aussies can get home from Europe

                  Stranded cruise ships give rise to diplomatic woes

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                  Coronavirus: stranded cruise ship passengers a diplomatic headache for Australia

                  Third country reaches 100,000 cases

                  Third country reaches 100,000 cases

                  A total of 864 people were reported dead on Wednesday

                  Entertainment

                    The heir to the British throne has spoken candidly of his “strange” and “frustrating” experience with coronavirus after testing positive.

                    ‘Distressing’: Charles resurfaces after diagnosis

                    Royal heir has spoken candidly of his “strange” experience

                    Reality TV couple Eden Dally and Cyrell Paule have found themselves involved in an AVO after an incident between the pair this week, but the duo say they remain together despite a looming court date.

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                    Eden Dally and Cyrell Paule still together after AVO against Paule

                    They make a living from a TV show shot in their homes. Now, the stars of Gogglebox reveal how they’re keeping themselves occupied during self-isolation.

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                    Gogglebox stars’ guide to self-isolation

                    Comeidian and I’m A Celebrity … Get Me Out Of Here! star Nazeem Hussain may have just won April fools pranking in isolation.

                    Comedian pulls off epic April fools prank

                    Comedian Nazeem Hussain pulls off epic April fools prank

                    Real Estate

                      How to move house amid COVID-19 crisis

                      How to move house amid COVID-19 crisis

                      Moving house is on the government’s “reasonable” excuses list

                      Frightening detail hidden in housing data

                      Frightening detail hidden in housing data

                      Huge number of buyers and sellers withdraw from market

                      Insane mansion with brothel connection for sale

                      Insane mansion with brothel connection for sale

                      An 100-year-old hilltop estate is set to test NSW property records

                      Jobs

                        LOOKING for a new job? Here are a list of places that are hiring in Toowoomba this week

                        premium_icon 10 jobs you can apply for in Toowoomba today

                        Here are a list of places that are hiring in Toowoomba this week

                        Hundreds of thousands of Aussies have been stood down but one retailer is rewarding rather than sacking their staff on the frontline of the panic-buying fiasco.

                        Costco gifts Aussie employees $750 bonus

                        Coronavirus Australia: Costco gifts employees $750 bonus

                        As job losses rise and welfare queues lengthen due to coronavirus business shutdowns, these are the thousands of jobs still on offer.

                        New jobs on offer amid virus shutdown

                        Jobs on offer right now in the wake of COVID-19 shutdowns

                        Motoring

                          A petrol station has got in early with petrol price drops, selling at just 49.9c a litre.

                          Super cheap petrol at 49.9c per litre

                          A petrol station has got in early with petrol price drops

                          Prestige meets performance and the result is an all-wheel drive love match in the BMW M135i.

                          Hammer time: The prestige hatch which packs a wallop

                          Prestige meets performance and the result is an all-wheel drive love match in the...

                          A car maker famous for building Bathurst-winning Commodores has offered to make ventilators in the war against COVID-19.

                          premium_icon Car manufacturer offers to make ventilators

                          Manufacturer of Bathurst-winning Commodores offers to make ventilators