Pilot lands Cessna on NZ beach, dodges beachgoers

Story Published: 6 Apr 2015

CRAIG Mitchell guided his stricken Cessna 182 to a crash landing in the soft sand of New Zealand's Tomahawk Beach to avoid...

Beach, Cessna, Editors Picks, Pilot

Enclosed beach hit by massive wave

Video Published: 19 Aug 2013

Swimmer enjoy the calm waters offered by an enclosed beach get quite a fright when a massive waves hits. Courtesy:...

Beach, Viral Video, Youtube

Bringing sand back to the beaches ready for surf champs

Story Published: 23 Mar 2015

THE nippers came, they saw they conquered at Maroochydore beach, but now it's time to spruce up our beaches ready for the...

Beach, Beach Erosion, Cotton Tree, Lifesaving, Sand Rejuvenation, Surf Lifesaving, Surf Life Saving Queensland Maroochydore

Council opposes anti-Islamic rally to be held in Hervey Bay

Story Published: 4 Apr 2015

MAYOR Gerard O’Connell says there is no place for a Reclaim Australia Rally on the Fraser Coast.

Anti-Islam, Beach, Editors Picks, Hervey Bay, Mayor, Rally

Young Mackay boy stung severely by box jellyfish

Story Published: 3 Mar 2015

TYRIQUE Tomarra is lucky to be alive after being severely stung by a box jellyfish.

Beach, Box Jellyfish, Editors Picks, Health, Mackay, Mackay Base Hospital, Swimming

Seven days and still shark haunts Newcastle beach

Story Published: 16 Jan 2015

NEWCASTLE beaches remained closed for a record seventh consecutive day as large sharks continue to stalk the waters off the...

Animals, Beach, Ocean, Shark

Beautiful Whitehaven Beach named one of the world's best

Story Published: 27 Feb 2013

A REMOTE beach in Sicily, Italy, has been named as the best beach in the world by a survey of travellers, while an...

Beach, Travel, Tripadvisor, Whitehaven, Whitsundays

High times for all at Treetops

Story Published: 27 Sep 2012

WHEN I was a kid, one of the highlights of our annual holiday at the beach was getting to choose one extra activity away...

Beach, Coffs Harbour, Holiday, Travel, Treetops

Life's a beach, but only one of ours finds its way to top 100

Story Published: 9 Nov 2012

AUSTRALIA'S secret swimming spots have been revealed in the first authoritative book on the nation's best beaches.

Beach, Sunshine Coast, Tourism

Six dolphins, two whales rescued after mass beaching

Story Published: 5 Nov 2012

RESCUE crews worked throughout the weekend to try and save distressed whales and dolphins stranded on an island off the...

Beach, Bottlenose Dolphin Deaths, Pilot Whale

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