Bundy police officer accidentally discharges gun

ACCIDENTAL DISCHARGE: A Police Officers weapon went off during a safety check prior to the Remembrance Day service in Bundaberg.

Police weapon discahrged moments before poli

Doug's name to live on

HONOUR: The late Doug Schofield, with a trophy recognising his fundraising for Bundaberg Region Crime Stoppers Committee, is being honoured by the council.

Plaque honours Doug's memory

Tannum man, 31, killed in Bruce Hwy smash involving truck

Car Crash Bruce Hwy

Traffic is being diverted through Gladstone

Why this kitchen gadget has won my heart...

I HAVE always been a fan of those ‘find everything in your kitchen and chuck it in a frypan’ recipes – or as my former housemate calls it ‘pantry surprise’.

'My twin would be proud': Lauren kicks 33kg in 32 weeks

KICKING GOALS AND KILOS: Grand Finalist in the Rapid Loss weight-loss competition, Hervey Bay's Lauren Kertland is now living life to the fullest.

In 32 weeks Lauren dropped from 94kg to 61kg

WED Sep 28: Kick the Kilos leaderboard

Portrait of athletic mature woman resting after jogging. Beautiful senior blonde woman running at the park on a sunny day. Female runner listening to music while jogging.

NOT too much movement on the Kick the Kilos leaderboard.

Four simple ways to spring-clean your diet

Your mum was right: Eat your vegetables

TUES Sept 27: Kick the Kilos leaderboard

young fitness woman runner running on sunrise road

AND Tweed is back in the game.

MON Sep 26: Kick the kilos leaderboard

The Silhouette of Tweed Heads Local David Tease on the Duranbah Head land after a early morning run up and down the Look out steps to Duranbah beach.

ALL groups are stacking on the kilometres and kicking the kilos.

The perfect breakfast for losing weight

This breakfast tastes so good you won't even notice it's healthy

Bundaberg witness said he saw man's body fall from Esky

A MAN accused of murder and torture will represent himself in a case where a Bundaberg witness said he saw a man fall out of an Esky at a Gympie property.

Cops tap phones, bug shed to catch meth dealers

HEAVY USERS: Deane Jerome Sanderson, 58, and Matthew Raymond Fennell, 34, each used a gram of meth a day.

Friends sent to jail for supplying drugs

Friends allegedly kidnap man after affair ends in pregnancy

GUNPOINT: Sean de Beer's lawyer says he refutes the allegation he provided a gun used in the kidnapping he's accused of helping carry out.

Defence claims client didn't play predominant role

Dad of five pleads guilty to dealing meth

NO BAIL: Police opposed Keith Edward Roberts' bid to be released from custody.

Magistrate rejects man's application for bail

Thief escapes jail time so he can re-pay his debt to victims

NO JAIL TIME: A man who pleaded guilty in the Gayndah Magistrates Court to a spree of robberies has been spared a jail sentence.

Man avoids jail time after 13 robbery charges.

Teen driver to stand trial over hit-run death

COURT: Cody Jordan Chadwick has been committed to stand trial over a fatal hit and run.

Witnesses saw hit and run victim spat out from behind car

Giving back to the community

THE Good Guys Bundaberg has put action to their name by providing valuable support to some of those in the community who need it most.

Orchestra event to be a success

Music to ignite the senses

Friendly event is held every year

FRIENDSHIP DAY: Elsie Mitchell, Pearl Kuorikoski and Pat Whyte at the War Widows Friendship Day held at the Bundaberg RSL.

Event is held for women who have been though trying times

Rotarians discover Vanuatu tie-in

HELPING OUT: Five members of the Bundaberg West Rotary Club recently took part in a two-week volunteering exercise at the Godden Memorial Hospital in a remote village on Ambae Island, Vanuatu.

Locals on a mission to Vanuatu

Much-loved teacher retires

FAREWELL: St Patrick teacher Marilyn McCarthy is retiring on Friday after a 43-year career.

Students farewell top teacher

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Derby Day coming to Bundy

IF YOU find yourself wishing away Melbourne Cup Day because of work commitments, a new weekend event could be the perfect solution to your race day blues.

Family fights to stop more deaths from rare disease

A charity gold day will be held in honour of Camiras Paul McMahon who died of amyloidosis on November 4 last year.Photo: Contributed

The life-threatening condition you've probably never heard of

'How gorillas changed my life'

Annette Henderson lived and worked with gorillas in the African jungle for more than a year and has written a book about her amazing experience.

Author shares her unbelieveable tale of life deep in the jungle

Weekend gig guide

What's on this weekend.

Bundy's music scene

Brisbane, Gold Coast airports hit by Border Force strikes

Extensive rolling stoppages to start today

Unlike: the Facebook scam targeting Bundy businesses

ALARM BELLS: Cool Bananas co-owner Sharlene Gemming managed to avoid the phishing trap. Photo: Eliza Goetze / NewsMail

Scammers are targetting local cafes on Facebook

Developers boost confidence in Bundaberg property market

Slow and steady growth has always been Bundaberg’s way

Bundy women mean business at event

NETWORKING: Carly Sugars and Tracey Smith at the Inspire, Empower, Connect women's business lunch at Oodies Cafe.

Women network and brainstorm at lunch

ACCC rules produce agent broke Code of Conduct

RURAL WEEKLY: A Bundaberg tomato farm.  

Photo: Scottie Simmonds / NewsMail

Saga over farmer payments continues

Remembrance Day Bundaberg

REMEMBERING: Senior Sgt Erwin Hoffman lays a wreath at Bundabergs Uniting Church Remembrance Day.

A selection of photos from the Remembrance Day service at the Uniting Church on the...

Bundaberg wedding photographers

Brogan Moodie: Katey's Captures.

The NewsMail's facebook readers' choice of Bundaberg's best wedding...

Wildlife - Botanical Gardens

Bundaberg Botanical Gardens.

A large number of birds, turtles and lizards have been found dead at Bundaberg's...

Team HST Racing

ON TRACK: Hough Smith Team drivers Brandon Hough and Fletcher Smith are looking forward to this season at Carina Raceway.

Brandon Hough and Fletcher Smith


REMEMBRANCE DAY: Bundabergs Uniting Church held the service to remember fallen officers.

A short video of the Remembrance Day service at the Uniting Church in Bundaberg.

Statewide Blackout after Storms

A lightning show at Lightning St, Calliope.

Lightning strikes take out electricity grid.

The pickle to get you out of any culinary pickle

Get your Cucumber Apple seeds with the paper today.

THIS cucumber is the cool hipster cousin of the regular cucumber.

The Coast's worst tattoos: Hundreds vie for free fix

Tattoo artist Jeffrey Robinson has been overwhelmed by the number of bad tattoos sent to him.

Tattoo artist offering free cover up for tattoo voted the worst

Gladstone hairdresser drops 60kg for big day

Bridie Immoos and Michael Ritchie wed at Agnes Water on September 24.

Bride sheds 60kg ahead of big wedding day.

Massive auction expected to have tradies in 'Hilux heaven'

Hassalls general manager Steve Walls is promising bidders \"Hilux heaven\".

“HILUX HEAVEN” is heading to our region, auctioneers are promising.

Suicide rate reaches 10-year high

Eight people per day last year took their own life

December arrival for Holden's new $21,990 Astra

ASTRA ARRIVAL: Multi-award winning Opel Astra arrives here in December sporting a Holden badge and high hopes of boosting the brand as local manufacturing winds up.

European Car of the Year a key Holden model

Cliff Richard to release 101st album

Sir Cliff Richard's album cover

Sir Cliff Richard is to release his 101st album

Kim Kardashian West attacked by man trying to kiss her bottom

Vitalii Sediuk targeted Gigi Hadid last week

Madonna poses naked in solidarity with Katy Perry

Madonna posted her own nude selfie on Instagram

$40million hotel, shops development project for Mackay

Mt Pleasant hotel and retirement accommodation, proposed at 194-202 Malcomson St.

$40m development to take Mackay to 'the next level'

Property 200m from ocean selling for just over $100K

BEACHCOMBER PARK: Work has started on a new $19.2 million development at Toogoom.

The estate's developer is offering huge discounts for early buyers.

UPDATE: Former rodeo champ's sale rained out, now back on

Larkhill local Ken Consiglio is having an auction of most of the things on his property.

'People kept showing up and we had to turn them away'

First stages of $25 million housing development underway

New development on Madsen Rd - The Springs.

The blocks of land are much bigger than usual

Couple build their own 'tiny house' for $45k

Holly Bowen and Oli Bucher built their "tiny house" themselves, only hiring a plumber and an electrician. Photo/supplied

The house, which is built on a trailer and can be towed.

Rocky proves prime real estate in latest REIQ report

Kas Woch sold this Wood St home in Depot Hill for $107,000 in August.

A new investor's market as Rocky house prices hit lowest in state

The project the premier says will make 500 new jobs

State Government says solar project will boost state

Mining contract firm expands to Papua New Guinea and WA

CQ Field Mining general manager Dean Scott (right) and his staff at Paget (from left) Danny Chrzanowski, Liam Keighran, Jason Holt, Julie Hope, Kirsty Head, Sara Aston and Sharon McLean.

Almost 100 applicants as expansion opens new job opportunities

Female only job listing rubs men up the wrong way

The ad on Seek.

Comments on social media suggest the ad is "sexist”.

$70b opportunity to make us $3000 a year better off

Report reveals potential to power Australia's biggest employers

REVEALED: Queensland's fuel theft hotspots

The number of petrol theft cases in Queensland is on the increase

Cattle injured in truck rollover near meatworks

A truck carrying cattle has rolled near the Teys meatworks on Lakes Creek Road.

Truck rolls over, some cattle injured

Infiniti QX30 all-wheel-drive SUV road test and review

ALL-PAW PREMIUM: Why be a sheep? If you fancy a premium all-wheel-drive small SUV alternative to your Germans, Infiniti offers its attractive QX30. But should you buy one?

Stylish crossover a break from the norm

All-new Volkswagen Tiguan SUV road test and review

Volkswagen’s long-awaited Tiguan SUV update is bigger, bolder and blingier than its predecessor

All-new mid-size SUV ready to boost VW sales

Holden reveals all-new Equinox SUV is Australia bound

COMING SOON: Chevrolet reveals its global Equinox SUV model and Holden quickly confirms we'll be seeing it in Australia in 2017.

2017 arrival for Captiva replacement

WATCH: How to get a council to fix your road

New South Wales farmer Kate Broughton standing on a road that use to be able to handle a school bus but is barely used these days due to the condition of the road and lack of maintenance and repair.

Farming family uses video submission to get council to fix road