Biloela asylum seeker family spared imminent deportation

Biloela asylum seeker family spared imminent deportation

Biloela family given time to lodge appeal.

Emu alert: Region to see increase in emu sightings

Emu alert: Region to see increase in emu sightings

Dry conditions have created an emu frenzy

Tannum Sands man takes on monster marathon in New York

Tannum Sands man takes on monster marathon in New York

Klaas Banga might just be the region's fittest physio.

OPINION: Time to back our words up with actions

OPINION: Time to back our words up with actions

Friday night's State of Origin was a big step forward for equality.

Golding wins $13.1m contract to fix cyclone-damaged areas

Golding wins $13.1m contract to fix cyclone-damaged areas

Work expected to start by August.

120 cruise tourists give welcome boost to Agnes businesses

120 cruise tourists give welcome boost to Agnes businesses

Huge turnout to Agnes Water tours.

EPIC: Divers get magical close up with humpback

EPIC: Divers get magical close up with humpback

Divers off Rainbow Beach were treated to rare whale encounter

BREAKING: Human remains discovered in Gympie

premium_icon BREAKING: Human remains discovered in Gympie

A BADLY decomposed body was discovered in Gympie today.

Teenage girl’s incredible act for stranger on plane

Teenage girl’s incredible act for stranger on plane

This young woman has restored our faith in humanity.

ADORABLE: Unique, fluffy cows are just too cute to eat

ADORABLE: Unique, fluffy cows are just too cute to eat

Watch footage of the cute calves that have tourists pulling up.

Man banned, fined after beating dog with length of pipe

Man banned, fined after beating dog with length of pipe

The RSPCA welcomed the decision by a Gladstone magistrate.

Woman tells magistrate next defendant is 'definitely guilty'

Woman tells magistrate next defendant is 'definitely guilty'

The magistrate refused to accept the woman's earlier guilty plea.

Father, son to serve time behind bars over Diglum incident

Father, son to serve time behind bars over Diglum incident

Kenneth, Jesse and Matthew Douglas were sentenced yesterday.

Jury reaches verdict in Diglum gunshots trial

Jury reaches verdict in Diglum gunshots trial

The verdict was returned after almost six hours of deliberation.

Container liner to start regular service at Gladstone Port

Container liner to start regular service at Gladstone Port

GPC keen to increase container exports.

'Held hostage': Pro-coal at odds with renewable focus

'Held hostage': Pro-coal at odds with renewable focus

O'Dowd, Monash Forum grow louder with coal calls.

Mothballed capacity back online at Orica Yarwun

Mothballed capacity back online at Orica Yarwun

Orica Yarwun increases production.

'Every possibility' region will export hydrogen in 10 years

'Every possibility' region will export hydrogen in 10 years

Leo Zussino says hydrogen is key to Gladstone's future.

Sport

    Swimmers get a kick in meet

    Swimmers get a kick in meet

    Coach loved the enthusiasm

    Big scores in rugby league games

    Big scores in rugby league games

    No scores were supplied in the game between Emu Park and Valleys

    Wallaby ex-players are setting to challenge themselves

    Wallaby ex-players are setting to challenge themselves

    Exercise is for a great cause

    National Sport

      Kelly Slater to make surf return at J-Bay

      Kelly Slater to make surf return at J-Bay

      Kelly Slater returns to world surf tour at J-Bay Open

      Blues star reveals horror hip injury

      Blues star reveals horror hip injury

      Jack De Belin reveals hip injury that has plagued his Origin series

      Blues brave but blunder costs dearly

      premium_icon Blues brave but blunder costs dearly

      Carlton were brave but one mistake gifted Collingwood the win

      ‘No pressure’: Aussies galvanised by do-or-die clash

      premium_icon ‘No pressure’: Aussies galvanised by do-or-die clash

      Socceroos coach dismisses pressure ahead of crucial group game

      Community

        PHOTOS: Sunday Origin fever takes over Gladstone

        PHOTOS: Sunday Origin fever takes over Gladstone

        Gladstone is gearing up for it's first ever origin Sunday.

        Fears for worst as Biloela family issued deportation notice

        Fears for worst as Biloela family issued deportation notice

        Family and friends calling Peter Dutton to intervene.

        PHOTOS: All the action from the Mt Larcom Show

        PHOTOS: All the action from the Mt Larcom Show

        There's still time to catch all the action.

        What's On

          New zero-dollar budget web series will have you in hysterics

          premium_icon New zero-dollar budget web series will have you in hysterics

          Lemonade was written by and stars a former Northern Star reporter

          GOURD LORD: Why 14,000 people are about to hit Goomeri

          GOURD LORD: Why 14,000 people are about to hit Goomeri

          This year there is a packed itinerary of great stuff all weekend

          Music festivals consider ban on single use plastic

          Music festivals consider ban on single use plastic

          Ponchos and water bottles, plus camping equipment, are big culprits

          Wedding dress from 1890s among collection for festival

          Wedding dress from 1890s among collection for festival

          Take a walk down the aisle in a different era at heritage festival

          Local Business News

            Tannum Sand's pizza lovers help Domino's take out Origin win

            Tannum Sand's pizza lovers help Domino's take out Origin win

            The Tannum Sands team will be backing up again this Sunday night

            Gladstone accountant Joe Smith's crucial advice for bosses

            Gladstone accountant Joe Smith's crucial advice for bosses

            Business owners have to remember they can't work forever

            Telstra to wipe fees in radical plan overhaul

            premium_icon Telstra to wipe fees in radical plan overhaul

            Observers expect the shake-up to have a “domino effect”

            Beecher woman pitches Clothesline Brolly on Shark Tank

            Beecher woman pitches Clothesline Brolly on Shark Tank

            Woman forges ahead with dream to sell product nationwide.

            Lifestyle

              Chemist ‘humiliates’ pregnant mum

              Chemist ‘humiliates’ pregnant mum

              The chemist refused to supply her a miscarriage-inducing drug

              Vitamin D fears for pregnant mums and babies

              premium_icon Vitamin D fears for pregnant mums and babies

              Cases of rickets are on the rise in pregnant mums and in babies

              Euthanasia inquiry ‘down the track’ for Qld

              premium_icon Euthanasia inquiry ‘down the track’ for Qld

              Premier to watch Victorian laws closely

              Mum's incredible Kmart bedroom hacks go viral

              Mum's incredible Kmart bedroom hacks go viral

              There are six easy hacks in this picture alone.

              Videos

                Entertainment

                  GRANT Denyer was not impressed with Network Ten when it was announced that Family Feud was being rested. And he let them know about it.

                  Denyer apologises for Family Feud comments

                  Grant Denyer apologised to Network Ten executives.

                  FRAN Fine and Maxwell Sheffield were hitched with kids of their own when The Nanny ended. But it wasn’t Fran Drescher’s choice.

                  How The Nanny really should have ended

                  Fran Drescher's idea for the finale was very different.

                  KARL Stefanovic and Jasmine Yarbrough’s wedding is fast approaching, according to new reports. Here’s everything we know about their big day.

                  Karl and Jasmine’s wedding: What we know

                  Here’s everything we know about their big day.

                  A POPULAR Sunshine Coast radio presenter has been revealed as a contestant on the upcoming season of The Block.

                  Block contestant revealed as Coast radio host

                  QUEENSLAND radio presenter Jess Eva has been revealed as a contestant on the...

                  Real Estate

                    SYDNEY house prices may be the highest in the country, but there’s one key reason why Brisbane is the place to be for homeowners.

                    Brisbane house prices leaving Sydney for dead

                    There’s one key reason why Brisbane is the place to be.

                    MELBOURNE or Sydney perhaps? Nope, you have to go a lot further to get to the suburbs full of people who are quietly making a fortune.

                    Move here to earn big money

                    Melbourne or Sydney perhaps? Nope, you have to go a lot further

                    YAROOMBA Beach project director Evan Aldridge says the benefits of his company's controversial development will be proved when it is delivered.

                    premium_icon Sekisui boss says development benefits will be proven

                    Says Westin Resort and Spa will focus on attracting conferences

                    Jobs

                      FOUR Queensland regions have broken through the full employment mark but there may be some tough times ahead for the state.

                      premium_icon Where it takes 69 weeks to find a job

                      Four Queensland regions have broken through the full employment mark

                      MANY Australians need to get over the loss of manufacturing jobs if we don’t want to miss out on a $2.2 trillion boom.

                      The jobs myth costing us all

                      Jobs that are still around in 15 years will be very different

                      MOST of what students are learning is irrelevant by the end of their degree. The jobs are changing — and they’re getting weirder.

                      Are these the bizarre jobs of the future?

                      “The jobs are definitely going to be changing, but a lot of it’s going to be...

                      Motoring

                        What's it like to drive a car worth $850,000? We take the Rolls-Royce Dawn Black Badge for a spin.

                        Wealthy get hands dirty in Rolls-Royce Dawn Black Badge

                        We see how a chosen few live in a $850,000 Rolls-Royce.

                        Anthony Callea hit the headlines as runner-up in Australian Idol in 2004 but the singer-songwriter has another big passion: cars

                        Idol singer Anthony Callea: My road trips with Jimmy Barnes

                        It’s little wonder Callea ended up with a passion for music and cars

                        The eight-seater Kia Carnival is a big box on wheels that does precisely what’s it’s supposed to do: move people in safety and comfort.

                        Carnival eight-seater beats SUVs for value and versatility

                        Some SUVs only pretend move people in safety and comfort.