Regional News

Sun 29 Sep 2019

Resorts pushed to punt plastic bottles

Resorts pushed to punt plastic bottles

Plastic is far from fantastic in Noosa according to its peak tourism body which is leading an industry charge to ditch resorts stocking single-use throwaway bottles.

Fri 27 Sep 2019

Women weep as they are confronted by death 'industry'

Women weep as they are confronted by death 'industry'

IN darkened cinemas across Australia, the grief is palpable.

Thu 26 Sep 2019

Missing girl, 14, found safe and well

Missing girl, 14, found safe and well

A 14-year-old girl reported missing from Maroochydore on Friday, September 20 has been found safe and well.

Mon 23 Sep 2019

Aussie hero investigated over ‘war crimes’

Aussie hero investigated over ‘war crimes’

Australia’s most decorated soldier Ben Roberts-Smith is reportedly being investigated over a shocking incident which led to an Afghan farmer’s death.

Wed 18 Sep 2019

The video Dolly’s parents want you to see

The video Dolly’s parents want you to see

A CHARITY set up by Dolly Everett’s parents has released an emotional anti-bullying video that raises awareness about the impact words can have.

Sat 14 Sep 2019

Cruel reality of devastating bushfires

Cruel reality of devastating bushfires

As dozens of fires continue to burn across Qld and northern NSW, the “psychologically damaging” impacts of the blazes are being revealed.

Fri 13 Sep 2019

Woman crashes onto person sitting on loo

Woman crashes onto person sitting on loo

Multiple people have been hospitalised after a Brisbane boat accident where a woman fell through the floor onto a person sitting on the toilet.

Wed 11 Sep 2019

Bushfire contained, but residents warned to remain vigilant

Bushfire contained, but residents warned to remain vigilant

After a massive effort, firefighters have contained the Peregian-area bushfire to the point they are dampening down hotspots and managing flare ups.

Town’s brilliant reaction to bushfire hell

Town’s brilliant reaction to bushfire hell

The Aussie battler spirit was on full display among residents of Peregian Beach as an out-of-control bushfire forced 5000 from their homes.

Tue 10 Sep 2019

‘Your dead’: Messages expose arsonists

‘Your dead’: Messages expose arsonists

A message has emerged that appears to show teens talking about how the devastating bushfire on the Sunshine Coast started.

EXPLAINED: What you need to know about fire warning levels

EXPLAINED: What you need to know about fire warning levels

There are five different warning levels, providing instructions regarding what to do in the event of an emergency.

Mon 9 Sep 2019

How to repay your home loan fast

How to repay your home loan fast

Follow these steps to take advantage of falling home loan interest rates and pay off your mortgage quicker, saving you thousands of dollars.

Community involvement vital in battling depression

Community involvement vital in battling depression

Introverted, quiet people tend to be more introspective and sensitive and they often set high expectations for themselves.

Fri 6 Sep 2019

Stop pining for wonderful woodwork

Stop pining for wonderful woodwork

The Cooroora Woodcraft Show will soon be here and it just wouldn’t be the same without talented timber man Alan Warner.

Where resident with measles went on Sunshine Coast

Where resident with measles went on Sunshine Coast

Queensland Health has revealed the public places visited this week by a person diagnosed with measles.

Thu 5 Sep 2019

Worker slams millionaire owner’s rules

Worker slams millionaire owner’s rules

The millionaire owner of a popular Australian tourist attraction has been accused of exploiting his workers with a controversial set of rules.

Mon 2 Sep 2019

Houses record ‘significant’ jump in value

Houses record ‘significant’ jump in value

The downturn that wiped billions of dollars off Aussie homes appears to be over, but experts warn more policy is needed to stimulate the economy.

Wed 28 Aug 2019

Delays hit rail commuters

Delays hit rail commuters

Cancellations and delays of more than an hour are being experienced on the Sunshine Coast train lines north of Brisbane this morning.

Tue 27 Aug 2019

‘You have no idea’: Hanson explodes

‘You have no idea’: Hanson explodes

Pauline Hanson has clashed with Melbourne radio host Neil Mitchell over Uluru, and neither held back in this fiery exchange.

Thu 22 Aug 2019

Police plea to help find missing girl, 13

Police plea to help find missing girl, 13

Police are appealing for public assistance to help find a 13-year-old girl missing from Meridan Plains.

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