Dazzling Christmas Lights comp returns to Gympie

premium_icon Dazzling Christmas Lights comp returns to Gympie

Christmas spirit is about to dazzle the Gympie region once again this year.

Shooters vie for $10k prizes in Gympie this weekend

premium_icon Shooters vie for $10k prizes in Gympie this weekend

The bushfires blazing around the state could impact the numbers for the Owen Guns...

GALLERY: 17 faces from Victory College formal

premium_icon GALLERY: 17 faces from Victory College formal

Year 12 students from Victory College celebrated their school formal tonight at the...

Adopt a family and help spread the cheer this Christmas

premium_icon Adopt a family and help spread the cheer this Christmas

Adopt a family and help spread the cheer this Christmas.

School’s Out: Gympie students among 2000 graduates

premium_icon School’s Out: Gympie students among 2000 graduates

More than 1999 year 12 students across the Wide Bay graduated today, many excited...

GALLERY: 77 faces from Gympie High School formal

premium_icon GALLERY: 77 faces from Gympie High School formal

Year 12 students from Gympie State High School celebrated their school formal last...

Thousands of workers’ salaries revealed

Thousands of workers’ salaries revealed

'let’s share what we make to help each other learn'

Motorway blocked after car flips

premium_icon Motorway blocked after car flips

Motorists are advised to expect delays

Have you seen this missing toddler?

Have you seen this missing toddler?

Police call for assistance in locating young boy

Queensland coal a life-changer for India’s poor

premium_icon Queensland coal a life-changer for India’s poor

'My children can study at night with the light'

Bashed woman left lying by side of the road for two hours

premium_icon Bashed woman left lying by side of the road for two hours

A 75-year-old woman was found with serious head injuries

A night with police: How a 13yo broke into a bottle shop

premium_icon A night with police: How a 13yo broke into a bottle shop

'I much prefer sitting here than in a cell, so lets drag it out'

Q&A: The Yuendumu shooting

premium_icon Q&A: The Yuendumu shooting

We answer key questions surrounding the police shooting

‘Confused’ man drives wrong way on Bruce Hwy

premium_icon ‘Confused’ man drives wrong way on Bruce Hwy

A man drove in the wrong direction on the Bruce Highway for about 7km before he...

Opinion

    Barnaby Joyce could learn a lot from Karl Stefanovic

    Barnaby Joyce could learn a lot from Karl Stefanovic

    It’s time Barnaby Joyce took note on how to master a comeback

    ‘No shame’: Staggering reaction to fires

    ‘No shame’: Staggering reaction to fires

    Politicians disgrace themselves with bushfire responses

    Anti-vax movement still running rife on Facebook

    premium_icon Anti-vax movement still running rife on Facebook

    Anti-vax lies on social networks are making me sick.

    Bushfires expose how our politicians have failed us

    premium_icon Bushfires expose how our politicians have failed us

    Not holding a fire hose, or evacuating a fire ground? It’s time to get your act...

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      Weis purchase deceit leaves sour taste in mouths

      premium_icon Weis purchase deceit leaves sour taste in mouths

      It’s been one of Australia’s favourite ice-cream treats for generations but there are now fears Weis bars may never taste the same again.

      Big dog picks wrong target to attack

      premium_icon Big dog picks wrong target to attack

      The son of a Cairns councillor has spoken of a vicious dog’s horrific attack upon him and his puppy while they were playing at the beach.

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      Concertgoers have walked out just two songs into Janet Jackson’s headlining set at last night’s RNB Fridays saying her performance was a ‘disaster’.

      Ungodly insurance rise force Diocese to risk buildings

      premium_icon Ungodly insurance rise force Diocese to risk buildings

      Divine intervention will be needed to save hundreds of properties from disaster, as the Anglican Diocese reveals they can't afford to insure their buildings.

      Sport

        Meet the Gympie cricketers ready to fire in over 50s carnival

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        Five over-50s Gympie cricketers will make the region proud when they head to Perth...

        Table leaders battle for top spot on new Gympie cricket wicket

        premium_icon Table leaders battle for top spot on new Gympie cricket...

        The fierce rivalry between Quins and Colts will ignite again when the two sides...

        How Gympie cricketer McIntosh made his boyhood dream come true

        premium_icon How Gympie cricketer McIntosh made his boyhood dream come...

        A boyhood dream will come true next month for Wests president Scott McIntosh.

        Highs, lows from Saturday’s Gympie cricket action

        premium_icon Highs, lows from Saturday’s Gympie cricket action

        Tables leaders topple and two matches with over 200 runs made for an exciting...

        National Sport

          Social media uproar over controversial sporting moment

          Social media uproar over controversial sporting moment

          Queensland secures a memorable victory amid umpiring controversy.

          CROC POT: Fisherman finds two salties in his pots

          premium_icon CROC POT: Fisherman finds two salties in his pots

          The crab pots were full when he pulled them in from the river but this fisher got...

          Chinese swimmer ducks questions over smashed samples

          premium_icon Chinese swimmer ducks questions over smashed samples

          'I did not have any idea of what is going on'

          ‘Absolute rubbish’: Code War ends in farce

          ‘Absolute rubbish’: Code War ends in farce

          'Let’s just get some judges that can score'

          Community

            Gympie man just wants a footpath outside home of 90 years

            premium_icon Gympie man just wants a footpath outside home of 90 years

            He’s lived in the same street for almost a century, and one thing is always the...

            Tight-knit town prepares to farewell ‘beautiful soul’

            premium_icon Tight-knit town prepares to farewell ‘beautiful soul’

            Friends of a man killed in horror crash last week have paid tribute

            Kind gesture by Gympie medico melts mum’s heart

            premium_icon Kind gesture by Gympie medico melts mum’s heart

            "X-ray machines are very intimidating, they're huge things."

            No excuses, the racing industry must act now

            premium_icon No excuses, the racing industry must act now

            There is no easy fix. But that doesn't mean there is no fix.

            What's On

              WATCH: Gympie Hospital staff brilliant dance challenge

              premium_icon WATCH: Gympie Hospital staff brilliant dance challenge

              VIDEO: Watch Gympie Hospital staff dance to Git Up by Blanco Brown.

              Gympie theatre company to commit murder

              premium_icon Gympie theatre company to commit murder

              THE Gympie Theatre Association are out for blood with a new murder-mystery theatre...

              1000 caravans to descend on Gympie

              premium_icon 1000 caravans to descend on Gympie

              Region snags national event for next year’s calendar.

              Take the ‘Grape Escape’ to wine country this weekend

              premium_icon Take the ‘Grape Escape’ to wine country this weekend

              Queensland's newest wine and food festival kicks off this weekend

              Local Business News

                1000s of building projects caught in insurance crisis

                premium_icon 1000s of building projects caught in insurance crisis

                The construction industry is bracing for a standstill

                $5b: How massive migration boost could benefit regional QLD

                premium_icon $5b: How massive migration boost could benefit regional QLD

                How our region can shares in a $5b benefit with higher migration.

                Pauline Hanson does not want migrants coming to our region

                premium_icon Pauline Hanson does not want migrants coming to our region

                Pauline Hanson says bringing migrants to regions is bad for economy.

                Lifestyle

                  Multiple injuries to man thrown from rolled 4WD

                  premium_icon Multiple injuries to man thrown from rolled 4WD

                  A man was flown to hospital in a serious condition after he was thrown from a 4WD...

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                  Almond meringues a bite-sized alternative to making pavlova.

                  ‘To die first would be kinder’ Mum’s decline

                  premium_icon ‘To die first would be kinder’ Mum’s decline

                  The Rockhampton nursing home was ‘like being sent to a third world prison with no...

                  8-year-old entrepreneurs raise money for great cause

                  premium_icon 8-year-old entrepreneurs raise money for great cause

                  West Mackay schoolboys put their thirst for making a buck to good use.

                  Entertainment

                    Friends actor ‘fell hard’ for co-star

                    Friends actor ‘fell hard’ for co-star

                    Matthew Perry reportedly ’never got over’ Courteney Cox

                    Kyle grills Anna Heinrich on talk of marriage split

                    premium_icon Kyle grills Anna Heinrich on talk of marriage split

                    Heinrich confirms marriage still on with husband on Trial by Kyle

                    Far North’s own Timm speaks after Bachelorette finale

                    premium_icon Far North’s own Timm speaks after Bachelorette finale

                    Timm Hanly speaks out after Bachelorette result

                    Taylor Swift under ‘tyrannical control’

                    Taylor Swift under ‘tyrannical control’

                    Taylor Swift details ‘tyrannical control’ behind the scenes

                    Real Estate

                      A major builder has been suspended by the QBCC and forced to stop work on a $10m apartment tower after a neighbouring unit block was evacuated.

                      premium_icon PICS SHOW DANGER: Builder suspended over units’ deep cracks

                      A major builder has been forced to stop work on a $10m tower.

                      Tenants would be given more freedom to keep pets and modify rental properties to make them feel more like a “home” under sweeping reforms being proposed.

                      premium_icon Biggest shake-up in 40 years for landlords and renters

                      See how you would be affected by the reforms

                      Who knew the local barista could be an important person when listing your home on the property market?

                      How to find the perfect property location

                      The local barista could be vital when listing your home.

                      Jobs

                        These seriously high-paying roles would be a dream gig for most of us. But there’s a surprising reason why they just can’t be filled.

                        $269,800 Aussie job nobody wants

                        But there’s a surprising reason why they just can’t be filled.

                        A $220 million policy touted to create “jobs and growth” in 10 regions, including Flynn, has come under fire by the auditor-general.

                        premium_icon $220m regional jobs policy under fire

                        Ministerial panel that rejected 64 projects seeking $75.9m

                        'I don't sleep a lot because I've got four kids to feed. We've got nothing at all.'

                        premium_icon 'Down to about $150': dad's desperate plea for work

                        He returned home permanently after FIFO took a strain on his family.

                        Motoring

                          It’s important learner drivers know the foundations of the road rules.

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                          It’s important learner drivers know the foundations of the road rules.

                          Five things we learned about the 2020 model Kia Stinger with V6 power.

                          premium_icon New technology with good old fashion muscle

                          Five things we learned about the 2020 model Kia Stinger with V6 power.