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Philip’s extraordinary life in pictures

Philip’s extraordinary life in pictures

Prince Philip began as more of a refugee than a royal

Experts find 2000-year-old ‘doodle’

Experts find 2000-year-old ‘doodle’

Archaeologists unearth 2000-year-old penis engraving on rock

Murder and shark attacks: The Bustard Head lighthouse story

Premium Content Murder and shark attacks: The Bustard Head lighthouse story

The history of Queensland oldest operating coastal lighthouse at Bustard Head reads...

Historic Queensland estate sold for estimated $20m

Premium Content Historic Queensland estate sold for estimated $20m

The Shafston Estate has been sold and the new owner plans to restore it to its...

‘Shocked’ Freemasons in battle to save historic home

Premium Content ‘Shocked’ Freemasons in battle to save historic home

A secret society is fighting to save its home of 130 years

Shipwreck buried for decades exposed off Fraser Island

Premium Content Shipwreck buried for decades exposed off Fraser Island

It is believed to be about 30 years since the wreck was last visible

Forgotten power plant eerie reminder of old days

Premium Content Forgotten power plant eerie reminder of old days

Cairns history: Hydro power plant an eerie reminder of early settlement

Flashback: The cure-all hair tonic made with borax

Premium Content Flashback: The cure-all hair tonic made with borax

Endorsed by princesses, the product promised long, wavy locks and a stop to...

Rainforest nudist retreat in the works for Mackay

Premium Content Rainforest nudist retreat in the works for Mackay

A seasoned naturalist says the nudist haven is his ‘life’s work’

‘The best place’: What Surfers was like before high-rises

Premium Content ‘The best place’: What Surfers was like before high-rises

Mary Browning remembers life in Surfers Paradise when it was still bush

‘Embarrassing’ AFL photo goes viral

‘Embarrassing’ AFL photo goes viral

End result has confirmed everyone’s worst suspicions

Snake handling a dangerous business for Ram Chandra

Snake handling a dangerous business for Ram Chandra

Playing with snakes was a dangerous business for Ram Chandra, who made it his...

Beach shack demolition in millionaire's row put on hold

Premium Content Beach shack demolition in millionaire's row put on hold

Demolition of historic sand miner’s home in Byron Bay put on hold

Vietnam vet recalls horror of war

Premium Content Vietnam vet recalls horror of war

Vietnam veteran Garry McGlone recalls horror of Battle of Nui Le

Outrage over ‘offensive’ children’s costume

Outrage over ‘offensive’ children’s costume

Retailer slammed for ‘offensive’ Anne Frank Holocaust Halloween costume

Meet one of Mackay’s most influential architects

Meet one of Mackay’s most influential architects

Most of his collection is entered in the local and state heritage registers for the...

Bushfire emergency at historic Quarantine Station

Premium Content Bushfire emergency at historic Quarantine Station

Firefighters were forced to battle a bushfire late Thursday night

Historic statue defaced in Sydney

Premium Content Historic statue defaced in Sydney

The historic Queen Victoria statue which stands outside Sydney CBD’s Queen Victoria...

Incredible story behind 110-year-old pub

Premium Content Incredible story behind 110-year-old pub

One woman had a vision for something big

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