Men's Shed to open soon

The Gayndah Men's shed plan to thank their sponsors

Cancer 'doesn't have to be a death sentence': video diary

WONDER WOMAN: Kim Pointon (centre) with daughters Ainsley (left) and Sammi-Jo, at Kims Kafe in Monto, which she continues to operate as well as doing a daily school bus run while she undergoes treatment for breast cancer.

Kim Pointon wants to help other women face their situation

Coral reef fin fish off the menu from Friday

NO GO: Coral reef fin fish species including red emperor will be off-limits for five days starting on Friday.

Annual closure to protect species during spawning

Drugs seized in car roll-over accident

STASH: The 536g of cannabis seized in car roll-over near Childers.

Police located a quantity of cannabis inside a cooler bag.

Man charged with multiple car thefts

ARREST: A 21-year-old Walkervale man is in custody accused of a spate of car thefts and traffic offences, including the theft of car dumped at Hinkler Central.

Police make arrest over car ditched at Hinkler

UPDATE: Wildlife officers investigate after croc drags cow

The Mary River where the crocodile was spotted attacking the cow.

A motorist spotted a cow being dragged into river by a crocodile.

Outcry after students directed to gay sex websites

MP blasts inclusion of links to clubs, backrooms, gay saunas

"Our son is no coward, but he can't take on 15 people."

ENOUGH IS ENOUGH: Trevor and Kerry Wone and Mellita (inset) and Ken Phillis want the community to work together to reduce violence by youths in Bundaberg.

"It's terrorism on the streets of Bundaberg"

Ruby Mills misses out on spot in Mel B's underdog team

Bundaberg singer Ruby Mills pictured during the three-seat challenge on The X Factor.

BUNDABERG singer officially out of contention for singing show.

Aldi at Bargara on track for December

NEW STORE: Aldi opens its doors in the CBD with its store at Bundaberg Plaza on Maryborough St.

Bargara supermarket shoppers delighted with outcome

Bundy deli crowned Australia's best

TOP SHOP: Foodworks deli manager Lynette Jeffery.

Business takes out award for Australia's best deli.

Beer and BBQ: the new degustation with a difference

THREE AMIGOS: Tom Espinoza, Jack Milbank and Rhys Kummerow are starting up Beer and Barbece events in the Bundaberg region.

"Beer and meat is a difficult marriage to ignore”

Bundy Sugar rewrites the script for safety videos

SAFETY FIRST: Bundaberg Sugar's David Pickering, Kim Norgaard and Richie Moore.

Drones, hi-def cameras, locals star in campaign

WBBROC hits back at CCIQ after giving wrong idea

Gympie Mayor Mick Curran.

Councils are helping local businesses according to Gympie Mayor

Eleven flood mitigation options ready to be released

The Bundaberg Regional Councils Draft Planning Scheme with flood mapping overlay shown in blue.Photo Contributed

Flood report about to be released for feedback

See the historic Toowoomba flight bound for China

First international passenger flight from Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport.

TOOWOOMBA had its eye on the sky this morning as history was made.

30 train services a day halted by driver shortage

FRUSTRATED: Sunshine Coast commuters Kieron Wallace and Jeff Addison, pictured in 2015, are among those frustrated at the state of current rail services.

Queensland Rail bolsters customer service staff after service issues

Hinterland horse stud passed in for $8.25 million

UNREAL: This Maleny estate is incredible.

12-bedroom hinterland horse stud still available

Pittsworth's sweet success set to soar into China

Pittsworth Confectionery owners Ash and Michelle Porter eye off new opportunities onboard the TSBE AccessChina'16 trade mission.

Pittsworth Confectionery set to enjoy sweet success in China

New York bans Airbnb, will Australia follow suit?

New York just introduced laws effectively banning Airbnb

More jobs created by Ipswich investment worth millions

The company has invested $4 million in Ipswich

LETTERS: Lighthouse Festival ready to roll

THE seventh annual Lighthouse Festival on October 29 is a week away with a packed day planned of music, stalls, art, kids activities and fireworks.

LETTERS: Snail mail takes six days from Bundy to Coast

Concept of email advertising, direct digital marketing Human hand holding an envelope spreading information thought email distributing channel to customers

Bundaberg letter writers have their say

OPINION: The canary on the turbine - Part II

FILE - In this Aug. 23, 2013 file photo, wind turbines are silhouetted by the setting sun as they produce electricity . (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)

Green objectives out of reach and physically impossible

FACEBOOK FEEDBACK: Is it a double standard?

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Bundaberg readers have their say

Be smart when it comes to fluoride decision

Fluoridation should not be a council decision.

Research the facts on fluoride not the pseudoscience

The night I became aware of the big picture

Midnight musings lead to thoughts about the universe.

Teen angst leads to big thoughts

Premier soaks up beauty of Whitsundays

ON THE MOVE: Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and Tourism Minister Kate Jones toured Heart Hotel this morning.

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk toured Heart Hotel this morning.

INSPIRING: Cancer patient shares journey through video diary

In honour of Breast Caner Awareness Month, Wide Bay cancer patient Kim Pointon is sharing her story. Pictured are Kim (middle) with daughters Ainsley and Sammi-Jo Pointon.

Wide Bay woman on a mission to encourage others.

Terrorism charges from Logan Islamic centre raid dropped

Omar Succarieh being brought to the Brisbane Police Watchhouse in 2014, (AAP Image/Dan Peled)

Omar Succarieh, 33, had been set to face a Supreme Court trial

Shark victim: "I just want to enjoy being alive today'

A young surfer had a lucky escape after being hit by a shark at Broken Head near Byron Bay. Photo: Twitter - Geoffrey John Knapp.

“I just want to enjoy being alive today.''

The cost of blowouts on major transport projects revealed

The state government said the congestion on the Gold Coast Highway after the closure of the Tugun bypass, showed how well the bypass worked.

The Grattan Institute report analysed 836 projects

Gable Tostee: His own words about that fatal night

Gable Tostee

Gable Tostee talks about the pizza, the recording, and that night

Brave boy uncovers man's cow sex, child sexual abuse

A beast in the main arena at the 2012 Ekka.

Police praise boy for testimony of man's abuse and sex with a cow

QLD Man dies in opal mine on remote outback station

Silverton, western NSW

A 62-year-old man has been found dead in a remote opal mine

Olympic swimmer thanks stranger who spotted cancerous mole

Australian Olympic team gold medalist Mack Horton is welcomed home from Rio de Janeiro on his return from the XXXI Summer Olympics, in Sydney.

Stranger watching television spotted the cancerous mole

US Govt proposes to grab data from Aussie tourists

Australian passport.Photo Cas Garvey / Daily Mercury

U.S Customs is seeking permission to ask for social media profiles

Piece of toddler's skull removed after fall from couch

EDDIE THE EAGLE: Joanne Liberato with her 18-month-old son Eddie Kidd.

Small fall leaves Eddie without part of skull, and serious diagnosis

'Everyone knew her and everyone loved her'

A photo of Amanda Nash and her daughter Bonnie, posted on the GoFundMe fundraising page.

Crash victim's parents remember their "shining star"

American teen wakes from coma speaking fluent Spanish

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Boy wakes from coma and suddenly fluent in Spanish

Why this actress wasn't embarrassed by nude photo leak

Leslie Jones source Bang

'If you wanna see Leslie Jones naked, just ask,' she said

Need a laugh? Check out this Trump v Clinton parody

Entire world seen laughing as Republican declares respect for women

Check out some fashions from the Coast festival

FASHION: Ocean Zen range.

Images from the Sunshine Coast Fashion Festival show what's hot

Hit songwriter's Noosa mansion on market

SPECIAL PLACE: The Cintamani estate is going to tender, marketed by Tom Offermann Real Estate.

Is this Queensland's best property?

More than 200 come forward with meteor information

MYSTERY: Owen Bennedick is hoping to find the space rock.

Meteor search continues north of Bundaberg

Better burgers could soon be just a beep away

BETTER: Better brekkies might be only a beep away.

E-tag technology to hit Hungry Jack's

Homeless addict pleads for jail time

An amphetamine addict in New Zealand says he should be locked up to protect the community.

A homeless New Zealand drug addict pleads to be jailed

VIDEO: Girls forced to wade through muddy snake pit

Girls forced to wade through murky snake pit in Malaysia. Source Youtube screenshot

Malaysia suspends children's program that involved muddy snake pit

Kanye West threatens to boycott Grammys

West says he won't go to the Grammys if Frank Ocean's not nominated

Dad's Army comic genius Jim Perry dies

Jimmy Perry, the creator of Dad's Army.

Dad's Army series captured all that British people savour

Australian Survivor's magician Matt out of tricks

Australian Survivor contestant Matt Tarrant.

SHOW'S power couple looks unstoppable in race to the finish.

Top floor teams take out The Block's terrace week

Kim and Chris pictured on their winning outdoor terrace in a scene from The Block.

RIVALS Kim and Chris and Julia and Sasha tie in final week of work.

Bob Dylan slammed as 'arrogant' for Nobel silence

Nobel Prize winner Bob Dylan.

Singer the controversial winner of literature Nobel

Shannen Doherty reveals fear of dying in post on chemo

Actor Shannen Doherty shared this image of her lying in a hospital bed after a chemotherapy session.

Actor has been fighting cancer since 2015