The school zones police will be targeting

premium_icon The school zones police will be targeting

Police will be out in force as students return to class.

Popular Boyne Island garage sale returns

premium_icon Popular Boyne Island garage sale returns

After a four-month hiatus the popular garage sale is back with dates confirmed for...

Mining leader secures $180m in contracts

premium_icon Mining leader secures $180m in contracts

Mine contract delivering services across the Bowen Basin.

PHOTOS: Bogan Bowls a big success

premium_icon PHOTOS: Bogan Bowls a big success

Thong tossing, cane toad racing and dunny roll throwing were just some of the...

Businessman's anger after being snubbed for Brisbane company

premium_icon Businessman's anger after being snubbed for Brisbane company

A BOYNE Island fabrication business owner is frustrated at Gladstone Regional...

Club’s generous gift to schools in region

premium_icon Club’s generous gift to schools in region

A LADIES service club dedicated to helping disadvantaged women and children, has...

‘Like losing Steve Irwin’: Kobe’s death sends shockwaves

premium_icon ‘Like losing Steve Irwin’: Kobe’s death sends shockwaves

Coach likens shockwaves from Kobe Bryant's death to Steve Irwin

Fifth Aussie case confirmed as coronavirus kills 80

premium_icon Fifth Aussie case confirmed as coronavirus kills 80

There is no vaccine and no treatment for the killer coronavirus

Bridges confirms split after drink driving charge

premium_icon Bridges confirms split after drink driving charge

'I would like to express my deep regret'

Aussies lose it over ‘honest’ shop sign

Aussies lose it over ‘honest’ shop sign

'I am in a really good place right now'

Woman’s shocking RBT blow

premium_icon Woman’s shocking RBT blow

Woman’s shocking RBT reading nearly five times legal limit

Man caught taking a dump on CCTV at Ports office

premium_icon Man caught taking a dump on CCTV at Ports office

Gladstone man caught pooping outside Gladstone Ports Corporation

IN COURT: 41 people listed to appear in Gladstone today

premium_icon IN COURT: 41 people listed to appear in Gladstone today

EACH day, a number of people appear in Gladstone court on a range of different...

Woman climbs rail bridge, forces road closure

premium_icon Woman climbs rail bridge, forces road closure

POLICE were forced to close roads and Aurizon was made to halt operations for over...

WORLD LEADING: Biggest year yet for LNG

premium_icon WORLD LEADING: Biggest year yet for LNG

GLADSTONE is on track to become a world leader as a liquefied natural gas port...

Four huge projects to watch in Gladstone in 2020

premium_icon Four huge projects to watch in Gladstone in 2020

BUILDING work could have a welcomed boost this year if several projects on the...

Santos fined $13k for causing ‘enviornmental nuisance’

premium_icon Santos fined $13k for causing ‘enviornmental nuisance’

Santos fined after complaint lodged on flaring.

NEW INDUSTRY: Calls for Gladstone hydrogen taskforce

premium_icon NEW INDUSTRY: Calls for Gladstone hydrogen taskforce

GLADSTONE’S deputy mayor has called for the formation of a local government...

Subscriber Exclusives

    Chance to start school year with all the gear

    premium_icon Chance to start school year with all the gear

    Disadvantaged students will head into the new school year with all the basic supplies thanks to donations from the community.

    Santos numbers good for Gladstone

    premium_icon Santos numbers good for Gladstone

    There are positive signs for Gladstone’s GLNG plant according to figures in the Santos fourth quarter report for 2019.

    30+ PHOTOS: Family fun for Australia Day

    premium_icon 30+ PHOTOS: Family fun for Australia Day

    Were you spotted at the Tondoon Botanic Gardens celebrating all things Australian?

    Father charged over baby son’s death

    premium_icon Father charged over baby son’s death

    A Gladstone man whose tiny son died after suffering “catastrophic brain injuries” and other internal injuries has been charged with the little boy’s murder.

    CRINGY AND CRUDE: Gladstone’s bizarre 20 Tinder bios

    premium_icon CRINGY AND CRUDE: Gladstone’s bizarre 20 Tinder bios

    One man’s bio reads: “Fun loving guy, who loves the outdoors, & fast food & eating p***y and I pee in the shower”. At least he’s honest? That’s not even the...

    Sport

      Harbour City BMX pair win Aust Day awards awards

      premium_icon Harbour City BMX pair win Aust Day awards awards

      It’s about how all sporting clubs need volunteers to make their clubs survive

      CQ road show to hit Gladstone

      premium_icon CQ road show to hit Gladstone

      FCQ will also announce a number of new partnerships, including Statewide Sport

      Looking sharp for a crack in the NPL competition

      premium_icon Looking sharp for a crack in the NPL competition

      Read this story and more with this great subscription

      Reardon clinic a success with more to come

      premium_icon Reardon clinic a success with more to come

      Reardon was keen to get back to Gladstone and Boyne Island to help the next...

      National Sport

        Cloud over Margaret Court grand slam anniversary

        premium_icon Cloud over Margaret Court grand slam anniversary

        Margaret Court grand slam anniversary hits rough patch.

        How Kobe became an inspiration to so many

        premium_icon How Kobe became an inspiration to so many

        Kobe Bryant’s achievements will be remembered: Andrew Gaze.

        It’s Ash’s right to say nothing but is it right?

        premium_icon It’s Ash’s right to say nothing but is it right?

        Ashleigh Barty evades Australia Day question and political statement

        Richo: Bennett’s honesty better than ‘bulls**t’

        premium_icon Richo: Bennett’s honesty better than ‘bulls**t’

        Shane Richardson praises Wayne Bennett treatment of Adam Doueihi

        Community

          Artist’s colourful designs capture region’s beauty

          premium_icon Artist’s colourful designs capture region’s beauty

          A CREATIVE talent known for her unique and colourful jewellery designs, will...

          HUGE CAREER: Hairdresser calls time after 50 years

          premium_icon HUGE CAREER: Hairdresser calls time after 50 years

          From 1969-2019, Central Queensland hairdresser cut the hair of everyone in town

          Mum’s drug truth exposed: ‘I was good at covering it up’

          premium_icon Mum’s drug truth exposed: ‘I was good at covering it up’

          At 30 years old, Tammy started self medicating and while she was ‘numb’ her world...

          Why our small halls still matter

          premium_icon Why our small halls still matter

          Festival of Small Halls returns to Kalpowar for third year. It’s a big deal for the...

          What's On

            What's on the big screen this week

            What's on the big screen this week

            TOM Hanks a joy as TV's Mr Good, Kristen Stewart dives into thriller

            REVIEW: A cabinet of steampunk wonders took me back in time

            REVIEW: A cabinet of steampunk wonders took me back in time

            Cirque du Soleil’s new show, Kurios, is a wonderful extravaganza.

            Your guide to this year’s Woodford Folk Festival

            premium_icon Your guide to this year’s Woodford Folk Festival

            Hand-picked highlights from bumper program

            Stars unite to ‘Make it Rain’

            premium_icon Stars unite to ‘Make it Rain’

            Two music shows, silent online auction, with Chris Hemsworth as MC

            Local Business News

              Keep up with the locals:  Just $1 for the first 28 days

              premium_icon Keep up with the locals: Just $1 for the first 28 days

              Get the latest local news first from just $1 for the first 28 days

              Mining jobs bonanza: 700 roles paying $100k+ on offer

              premium_icon Mining jobs bonanza: 700 roles paying $100k+ on offer

              These Queensland mining sector jobs are paying six-figure sums.

              Jobs axed as administrator takes over major fashion brand

              premium_icon Jobs axed as administrator takes over major fashion brand

              Fashion giant begins identifying stores that will close.

              Call for Feds to approve  CQ mega mine

              premium_icon Call for Feds to approve CQ mega mine

              Lauga: A decision on the 1500 job project was due on June 24, 2019

              Lifestyle

                Bizarre solution to horror work injury

                Bizarre solution to horror work injury

                A cobbler lost his thumb so he gave himself a new one.

                Bec Judd’s pool post slammed

                Bec Judd’s pool post slammed

                Rebecca Judd cops heat for complaining about her dirty pool.

                Confronting photos show influencer eating ‘bat soup’

                Confronting photos show influencer eating ‘bat soup’

                Chinese influencer Wang Mengyun breaks her silence on soup video.

                Student isolated as latest coronavirus case

                premium_icon Student isolated as latest coronavirus case

                A student is confirmed as the fifth Australian coronavirus case.

                Latest Videos

                  Entertainment

                    Free streaming service that’s actually good

                    Free streaming service that’s actually good

                    There are no knock-off movies or annoying ads on this free service.

                    Billie the big winner at Grammys

                    Billie the big winner at Grammys

                    Billie Eilish has won the top four awards at her first ever Grammys.

                    Demi breaks down during Grammys comeback

                    Demi breaks down during Grammys comeback

                    Tears rolled down her face as she performed an emotional ballad.

                    MOVIE REVIEW: Battle epic more board game than game changer

                    MOVIE REVIEW: Battle epic more board game than game changer

                    MIDWAY gets the job done but feels like an expensive throwback.

                    Real Estate

                      A notorious Airbnb at the centre of accusations of illegal parties is for sale, just days before its owner is due in court.

                      premium_icon Notorious ‘drug dealers, rock stars’ party house hits market

                      A trouble-prone Airbnb ‘party house’ is up for sale.

                      THIS highly sought after property will go for well over $1 million.

                      premium_icon Historic property hits market for first time in 98 years

                      THIS highly sought after property will go for well over $1 million.

                      Novice surfers, an influx of families and complex conditions have created the “perfect storm” for disaster at a Sunshine Coast beach awaiting a lifeguard tower.

                      premium_icon A ‘perfect storm’ brewing on unpatrolled beach

                      Weekend rescue becomes latest testament to a need for lifeguards

                      Jobs

                        If you mention this “worst” word on your resume, it will send alarm bells ringing – and could even kill off your chances completely.

                        Word that’s an automatic ‘career killer’

                        Recruiter reveals the words you should ban from your CV

                        A “retail traineeship” job listing at a NSW post office is causing a stir on social media thanks to one telling line slamming young people.

                        Fury over ‘entitled millennial’ Aussie job ad

                        ’Retail traineeship’ at NSW post office slammed on social media

                        One business is about to kick off the mother of all recruitment drives in pursuit of 110 new staff members over the next 50 days.

                        premium_icon Hotel’s push to find 110 staff in 50 days

                        A hotel is seeking to hire 110 staff in 50 days.

                        Motoring

                          Kia will launch the Stonic compact SUV later this year.

                          Just the Stonic - little Kia SUV poised to ace growing...

                          Kia will launch the Stonic compact SUV later this year.

                          It’s far better to be woken by your teenager than to be woken by emergency services.

                          Late night ‘no questions asked’ call that can save a life

                          It’s far better to be woken by your teenager than to be woken by emergency...

                          
<b>Design tweaks and upgraded technology bring BMW’s X1 SUV in line with brand expectations.</b>

                          The prestige SUV that now honours the badge

                          Design tweaks and upgraded technology bring BMW’s X1 SUV in line with brand...