Girl, family shattered as cows swept away by floodwater

Jess Keenan and her family watched on as three of their cows floated away in floodwater at their Lowmead property.

Four cows were swept away by floodwater.

WATCH: School buses filmed driving through flooded roads

Police urge people not to drive on flooded roads

Court hears of girlfriend's plea as Landon's heart stopped

Witness Mikaela Atkins leaves court.

'Please help me, his heart has stopped,' she told the hospital


FRUSTRATED  Bundaberg phone and internet users are voicing their displeasure more than ever before with a surge in complaints to the telecommunications watchdog.

NBN complaints surge in Bundy

FRUSTRATED Bundaberg phone and internet users are voicing their displeasure more than ever before with a surge in complaints to the telecommunications watchdog.





Pets chained in filth with no food

STRESSED by her husband's medical issues, Kellie Ann Knight says she did not deliberately neglect her animals.

$6000 fine for female crab catch

Leslie Steemson.

Angler just 'was not thinking'

Booze cut Bundy Grinspoon fan from gig

GRUNGE FAN: Music fan Simon Troth (inset) ended up in the police watch-house after a Grinspoon gig.

Plunge into grunge put him in court

Convicted rapist drank bottle of vodka before night walks

CONVICTED RAPIST: Alfred Sitters outside the Bundaberg Courthouse. He is in custody now.

"He is on a disability pension. He is illiterate, can't read or write.'

Mayor's welcome to RV nomads at CMCA Rally

WELCOME to CMCA members and crew and thank you for choosing the beautiful Bundaberg region as the location for your rally.

RV status brings big benefits

IT'S OFFICIAL: Mayor Jack Dempsey and CMCA representative Richard Mainey.

"Bundaberg is now well-positioned to access this lucrative market.”

Business is booming as CMCA scoots into town

RALLY AROUND: CMCA chairman Garry Lee with Cathy Lee .

Rally visitors provide economic boon for Bundaberg businesses

Volunteering to help those who help others

NEWSMAIL reporter gets a workout filling sandbags

Glasses stop the words from jumping

NEW VIEW: Reading becomes much easier for Phoenix Warner with her special glasses.

Seeing the world through coloured glasses

Not a bad word to say from CMCA rally

FANTASTIC EVENT: John and Lynn Brunott at the CMCA Rally in Bundaberg.

Rally deemed a huge success by everyone

Coffee sales hit the spot for school bus

HIGH FIVE: Pato (Steve Patterson), Kathy and Lachlan Bailey at the Spotted Dog where money was raised for the Bundaberg Special School Bus.

Coffee sales hit the spot for school bus

Help walk the steps the babies never got to

WALK TO REMEMBER: Go along to the Bundaberg Sands walk and watch the butterflies being released for the infants who are no longer with us.

Walk to Remember to "walk the steps our babies never got to take”

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Special meaning behind markets

OCTOBER 28 is a special day for Lana's Farmers Markets owners Cliff Crampton and Kellie Sheehy.

Renowned comedian headlines Coast's first comedy fest

Sammy J is bring his new show Hero Complex to the inaugural Sunshine Coast Comedy Festival.

Sammy J's hit new show revolves around a 'bizarre' childhood tale

Sculpting sand masterpieces at the beach

Sandsculptures and Beach Barbecue event.

This year, the event will be held at Elliott Heads Beach.

A disgrace: Calls for double lane hwy from Gympie to Cairns

There's been a number of serious accidents on the Bruce Hwy this year, including many deaths, thankfully this one, near Raglan, was not one of them.

LNP politician grilled on state of the Bruce Hwy

Young people fear robots will steal their jobs

Nicole Robinson is a psychology PhD student at QUT who is working with robots. She is with "Andy”.

The #WTF campaign wants your ideas on this hot-button topic.

Port's yield increases by 10%

AERIAL PHOTOS: Stock Photos of Bundaberg Region Port Bundaberg.

September boasts record wood pellet and silica exports

Honey, the gig is gold

APIARISTS: Ben and Darren Pratt attend to their hives on a local Macadamia farm.

Business is buzzing for Bundaberg Honey

Dangerous iPhone scam easy to fall for

The one of the left is legitimate, while the one on the right is not.

Credit card and personal details could be taken in seconds

Big nights slow down mushroom pickers, says supervisor

COURT: Mushroom piece rates are under scrutiny in worker underpayment case.

Supervisor testified in alleged $646k underpayment trial

Women pictured during orgasm: ‘The O Project’

‘The O Project’ by photographer Marcus Alberti captures women’s expressions before...

Flooding across Queensland

SWIFT WATER: This car didn't make it when its driver tried to cross the flooded bridge at the Cedar Pocket end of Randwick Rd.

Some of the scenes of flooding across Queensland. If you have a flood or wet...

Lingerie models strike a pose

Roseanne Guy in her angelic outfit.

Photos from the International Lingerie Model Search at the Club Hotel in...

Midnight Oil perform at the Big Pineapple on Sunshine Coast

Peter Garrett and Midnight Oil at The Big Pineapple.

Peter Garrett and Midnight Oil perform live at The Big Pineapple Fields on the...

School bus drives through flood water with students on board

School bus drives through flood water with students on board

Bundaberg school bus drives through flood water with students on board

New GPS technology game changer for blind people

This gadget is changing the world.

Not-for-profit first to trial new GPS technology to help the blind.

Meet our unconvential Miss World contender

MISS World contender Esma Voloder opens up on where she stands on same-sex marriage debate as well as representing Australia as a Muslim beauty queen.

Samsung's new 360 camera has 17 lenses and cost $US10k

The 360 Round has been designed for the VR specialist.

The 360 Round has been designed for the VR specialist

Mum tells how she lost six dress sizes

TRANSFORMATION: Jacinta Dickenson dropped six dress sizes in 18 months.

In just 18 months, Jacinta Dickenson turned her life around.

premium_icon Alert over widespread sunscreen myths

Hope Medcraft, 23, is vigilant about applying sunscreen to her one-year-old daughter, Indeah Young. Picture: Annette Dew

Some have been fooled out of protecting themselves

Last Australian car to be built today

The 2017 Holden Commodore on the production line in Elizabeth. Photo: Joshua Dowling.

Ford, Toyota and Holden shut their factories today

Business is booming, no kidding!

WEIRD AND COOL: Nathan Jackson of Naughty Little Kids Goat's Milk Gelato with some of the younger members of his goat herd.

Boutique goat milk gelato producer has taken the south-east by storm

City's Christians mark 500 years since Reformation

Concordia’s Stephen Street Campus Choir will perform on Sunday. Singers (back, from left ) Evie Ford, Adriana Theodosis, Jake Burgess, Emma Erdis, Jiordan Lobwein, Connor Sharpe, Timothy-John Smith, Bridie Middleton and Tristan Bennett as well as (front, from left ) Emma Larsen, Charlotte Wellingham, Sophie Kristensen, Courtney Johnson, Kahana Gardener, Gemma Keeley, Isabel Barton, Elli Burgess and Tyla Parker will join with students from TACAPS and St Saviour’s Catholic Primary School.

Hundreds expected to attend Sunday service

Darius Rucker ready to rock CMC

EXPECT to hear a few Hootie & The Blowfish hits when Rucker makes his solo Australian debut at sold-out festival.

New Thor’s stroke of utter genius

‘Oh yeah, we nailed this.’

You’re going to love Thor: Ragnarok

Slick Oils rock Coffs Harbour

Peter Garrett belts out one of Midnight Oil's great hits to the delight of the audience.

Midnight Oil play to more than 8,000 people in Coffs Harbour.

Sophie slammed as bachelor goes rogue

Blake lashes Sophie in an ugly exit from The Bachelorette.

ONE bachelor has lashed out at Sophie Monk after his elimination.

Church transforms Coast beach suburb with 338-unit development

Plans show the layout for 338 new units to be built by the Uniting Church at Alexandra Headland.

Church gives portion of land to the council for environmental park

Gallery: Standing room only as Rocky home sells for $1M+

PRICE IS RIGHT: This historic Rockhampton home at 165 Caroline St sold for more than $1 million at auction at the weekend.

Highly anticipated auction draws a big crowd

Going long-term in property? Women invest the best

Susan Farquhar

Investing in property? Trust a woman

Coast beach house has wide appeal

PRIME POSITION: The Alexandra Headland home features a tiled retreat opening to a covered deck with views from Alex Forest straight out to the ocean in front of Alex Surf Club.

Alex Headland home sits high, wide and handsome

Unemployed woman explains why Adani matters to her

ADANI EXCITEMENT: Rockhampton local Jo Boyd says Adani FIFO jobs are great news for the region.

Jo Boyd says she wants a better life and work delivers this

Adani mine beckons ‘old fella’

Rickey Didmon, aged 55, wants a job but has been told he is both underqualified and overqualified. Picture: Evan Morgan

The 55-year-old has more than enough qualifications

What school leavers must do to land a job

School leavers who want a job next year must start preparing now.

School is ending - here is how to become workforce ready

Which state has the highest salary?

Mining, resources and energy workers are some of the best paid in Australia

Which state has the highest salary?

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The secret plan that could have saved Holden revealed

This concept car wasn't just for show. Holden explored the possibility of building a smaller Torana and large SUV off the same "platform” as the Commodore.

All options considered ahead of closure.

Recall on leading electric car maker's new vehicle

The 2017 Tesla Model X.

Tesla has recalled some of its Model X variants.

ROAD TEST: Renault Megane GT Wagon has some wallop

The Renault Megane GT Wagon is available for $42,490 drive-away.

The Renault Megane GT Wagon put to the family test.

It's time to stop and take a breath when driving

Don't stop in the name of love, rather stop for the safety of yourself and other road users.

You must come to a complete stop at a stop sign.

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