Hearts ache as little girl starts prep in offshore detention

premium_icon Hearts ache as little girl starts prep in offshore detention

And to get there she'll be in the company of guards

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.

Pie contest and good times this Australia Day

Pie contest and good times this Australia Day

Rollout of a pie eating contest was a resounding success

MAJOR AWARDS: Dedication honoured on Aus Day

MAJOR AWARDS: Dedication honoured on Aus Day

Banana Shire come out in numbers to celebrate national pride and the achievements...

Storms widespread throughout the state

premium_icon Storms widespread throughout the state

Thousands of homes left without power after severe storm

WIN keeping regions in news cycle

premium_icon WIN keeping regions in news cycle

Regional Australia will be at the forefront of the news agenda when Sky News on...

Don’t rule out storm activity

Don’t rule out storm activity

Severe thunderstorm warning for Biloela and the surrounds as CQ records heavy...

Bush balladeer wins QLD award for eighth time

premium_icon Bush balladeer wins QLD award for eighth time

An immortalised Banana Shire bush balladeer wins major award after big album

Olympic athletes teach region’s finest

premium_icon Olympic athletes teach region’s finest

Hear from the young brother and sister Banana Shire athletes who were instructed by...

Queensland Police join the National Day of Action

Queensland Police join the National Day of Action

Driving on our roads and using our roads should never come at such an irreversible...

Footage shows fatal US air tanker’s final moments

premium_icon Footage shows fatal US air tanker’s final moments

Devastating new footage shows C-130 Hercules’ final moments

Fears of Coast Ross River virus outbreak as mozzies breed

premium_icon Fears of Coast Ross River virus outbreak as mozzies breed

Swarms of mosquitoes have again overrun suburbs across SEQ

Hosts shocked by graphic sex confession

Hosts shocked by graphic sex confession

‘This Morning’ hosts stunned by 80-year-old’s graphic sex admission

Schools want parents to help pay for aircon

premium_icon Schools want parents to help pay for aircon

Parents are being asked to pay - after already fundraising for them

Smells, flies led to grisly find, court hears

premium_icon Smells, flies led to grisly find, court hears

“His head had been severed from his body and wrapped in jeans.”

Addict has used ‘every illicit drug’

premium_icon Addict has used ‘every illicit drug’

A MAN who has “possibly used every illicit drug known to exist” has escaped a jail...

Worker files $1m claim after being struck in head

premium_icon Worker files $1m claim after being struck in head

Miner Matt Stephen Cody sues over mine injuries.

‘It cost 21 workers’ wages for a  year’

premium_icon ‘It cost 21 workers’ wages for a year’

Rockhampton tour guide shares history of Mount Morgan’s Rack Railway.

Sport

    CQ competitors to descend on Biloela

    CQ competitors to descend on Biloela

    Competitive golfers will start their season off at the Biloela Open in February

    BOWLED OVER: Talented trio takes on the best in the state

    premium_icon BOWLED OVER: Talented trio takes on the best in the state

    Eddie Everrs, Isaac Everrs and Tommy Brown excelling at bowls.

    Club keen to boost sign-on numbers

    Club keen to boost sign-on numbers

    Netball come and try day promises to be a fun outing for any interested players

    Biloela swims to success

    Biloela swims to success

    Swimming club squad members pick up medals at Central Queensland sprint event

    National Sport

      Cowboys freeze player contract talks

      premium_icon Cowboys freeze player contract talks

      At least 10 players facing uncertain futures.

      Cryptic response to Barty mystery

      Cryptic response to Barty mystery

      Barty Party in full swing as Ash marches on at the Australian Open

      ‘Clearly she speaks mixed’: Fed stunned

      ‘Clearly she speaks mixed’: Fed stunned

      Roger Federer amazed he got caught swearing in two languages at once

      $13,000 a minute: Kobe's incredible riches

      $13,000 a minute: Kobe's incredible riches

      He was also a remarkable success off the court, with a vast fortune

      Extinction Rebellion protests outside News Corp offices

      premium_icon Extinction Rebellion protests outside News Corp offices

      Extinction Rebellion pour manure, glue hands to ground at offices

      "HIGH RISK": How councillors kept Moran complaint secret

      premium_icon "HIGH RISK": How councillors kept Moran complaint secret

      The directive hampering CEO Dale Dickson was kept secret by vote

      Koalas will be wiped out in five years: expert dire warning

      premium_icon Koalas will be wiped out in five years: expert dire warning

      State must share “critical koala” mapping with key stakeholders

      MP's blast: ‘They didn’t even have the guts to talk to me’

      premium_icon MP's blast: ‘They didn’t even have the guts to talk to me’

      Retiring Currumbin MP Jann Stuckey has blasted the LNP

      Business News

        Motorola’s RAZR flip phone is returning to Australia

        premium_icon Motorola’s RAZR flip phone is returning to Australia

        How to get the world’s first folding clamshell smartphone

        Embattled company’s epic fail sparks mad scramble

        premium_icon Embattled company’s epic fail sparks mad scramble

        Company forced to relocate head office after failing to renew lease

        Coast health shop fined $7.5k over alleged false claims

        premium_icon Coast health shop fined $7.5k over alleged false claims

        A Gold Coast wellness business has been fined thousands for allegedly spruiking...

        Failed builder's $4.7m nationwide trail of debt

        premium_icon Failed builder's $4.7m nationwide trail of debt

        Ri-Con Contractors Pty Ltd left unpaid bills across Australia

        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

          Lifestyle

            ‘Isolate your children’: Karl’s virus rant

            ‘Isolate your children’: Karl’s virus rant

            Karl Stefanovic pushes federal education minister on coronavirus advice

            Aussie scientists grow coronavirus in lab

            Aussie scientists grow coronavirus in lab

            Australian scientists grow coronavirus in a laboratory

            Campaign to change: Why it’s too costly to quit cigarettes

            premium_icon Campaign to change: Why it’s too costly to quit cigarettes

            Nicotine replacement therapies too expensive for many — GPs

            Killer stretch of Bruce Hwy to get $107m upgrade

            premium_icon Killer stretch of Bruce Hwy to get $107m upgrade

            Killer stretch of Bruce Highway to undergo $107M upgrade

            Entertainment

              Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth officially single again

              Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth officially single again

              Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth's divorce has been finalised

              Meghan ‘never been happier’ since fleeing UK

              Meghan ‘never been happier’ since fleeing UK

              A friend of the Duchess has spoken out about her post-royal life

              Perez Hilton breaks down in TV interview

              Perez Hilton breaks down in TV interview

              US gossip guru broke down in tears as he gushed over Miguel Maestre.

              Lizzie’s MAFS husband’s acting past revealed

              Lizzie’s MAFS husband’s acting past revealed

              Early reports suggest it may not be a happy ending for the bride.

              Real Estate

                They’re a visual blight which deter would-be renters and leading businessman Sarosh Mehta says 'for lease' signs in shop windows must go.

                premium_icon ‘For lease’ signs are bad for business, expert says

                A businessman says 'for lease' signs in shop windows must go.

                Record ‘weekender’ purchase tops hectic weekend of auctions and lightning sales in sought-after Lower Clarence

                premium_icon Victorian couple pay $2.6m for Yamba holiday hideaway

                Record ‘weekender’ purchase tops hectic weekend of auctions

                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.

                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

                    Most dangerous time to be on the road

                    Most dangerous time to be on the road

                    The surprise time most accidents occur

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

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

                    Kia will launch the Stonic compact SUV later this year.

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

                    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...