No rain in sight and the struggle is here now

NO RAIN: Moore Park Cane grower Nick Glass is struggling to grow a decent crop in the hot dry weather.

Records may break this month but not the ones you would hope for

Want free stuff from Aldi? Here's how

Aldi is looking for product samplers.

FINALLY, the wait is over.

It's official: Petrol price rip-off worst in years

Australia is facing some of its highest petrol prices.

Brisbane retail prices the highest of the large five cities

AFTER a year of research, nine juvenile flatback turtles have been released off the coast of Bundaberg in a world-first marine conservation project.

Turtle project premiere

AFTER a year of research, nine juvenile flatback turtles have been released off the coast of Bundaberg in a world-first marine conservation project.






Don’t go chasing waterfalls…find them on these drives!

BRISBANE isn’t all bright lights and city slickers.

Science Festival seriously awesome

Don't miss the World Science Festival Brisbane!

CALLING everyone who wants to see something totally cool.

Drink where the cool kids do this summer

There are a bunch of new bars open in Brisbane, make sure you're there!

CHECK out these new funky bars.

Discover Brisbane’s laneway gems

Brisbane's laneways will surprise you.

NOT all of Brisbane City is as it seems…

Top five things to experience this summer in Brisbane

Tangalooma is amazing if you're keen for a dive, kayak or swim.

THIS summer get out and explore your capital city.

Your boots are made for walking these tours

Brisbane Greeters tours are a great way to learn the local history of the city.

YOU don’t need a bike or bus for a seriously good tour of Brisbane.

Is Brisbane the new arts and culture capital?

Check out GOMA's latest exhibition - it's all about hair! GOMA 10 Ambassador Patience Hodgson visits Nervescape V 2016 by Icelandic artist Hrafnhildur Arnardóttir (aka Shoplifter), commissioned for ‘Sugar Spin: you, me, art and everything’ at the Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane. 
Photograph: Natasha Harth, QAGOMA

THE rest of the world should be envious of this line-up!

Teen outran police twice before handing himself in

A PROMISING footballer who managed to outrun police - twice - has been handed two suspended jail terms.

Bundaberg murder accused facing more charges

Luke Turnbull.
Photo: Simon Young / NewsMail

Turnbull appears by videolink in Bundaberg Magistrates Court

Pregnant dog was very thin, vets tells court

NEGLECT: Vet Susan Carroll, who initially treated the dog, told the court Ava was in "very poor body condition”.

Dog owner represents herself in trial

Jetskiing dog's owner faces court over drugs and fireworks

Stubby the old sea dog that spent a night lost on the ocean on a jetski.

Man pleads guilty following ocean rescue

P-plater mum fined over crash into fence

The Bundaberg Courthouse.

31-year-old was over the middle alcohol limit

Child rapist says he forgot to report contact with kids

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Man failed to report contact with a child

Mad Mary claims Telstra 'duped' her into calls

"I'm so mad you can call me Mad Mary,” the Bundaberg pensioner says.

Big plans to be rolled out for the region

BIG NEWS: Ken O'Dowd has welcomed the rollout.

MP Ken O'Dowd welcomes expansion of NBN to Flynn

North Burnett residents slow to take up NBN service

NEW SERVICE: An NBN satellite next to the last satellite.

North Burnett doesn't adopt the NBN

Chat about the Rose

BIGGENDEN ROSE: Council will consult with residents on what to do with the rose next Monday.

Council and community meet to discuss the Biggenden Rose Sculpture.

Residents put their hearts into community pantry

FULLY STOCKED: Bundy residents have overwhelmed Angels Community Group with their support for its Community Cupboard food pantry.

Overwhelming response to free 24-hour food pantry

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Sir Elton John coming to Mackay: What you need to know

MACKAY will play host to one of the world's biggest superstars Sir Elton John later this year.

MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT: Global superstar to rock Mackay in 2017

A major concert is set to rock Mackay this year.

Mackay, Cairns to host world's biggest superstars Sir Elton John

How Stay at Home Mum blogger Jody Allen struck it big

Jody Allen and Walt Collins will co-host the Seven Network's Stay at Home Mum television series from April.

Jody Allen's star continues to rise at incredible speed

WHAT'S ON: Friday, February 17

LOCK IT IN: Tonight and tomorrow night is Lock-In Time at Chipmunks.

Five things you need to know

Bundy's challenge is for a job plan that works

LOOKING FORWARD: Austchilli owner Trent De Paoli on his farm at Bundaberg.

'Families can live the dream here - but they need jobs'

People the key ingredient of Austchilli's recipe for success

TOP PICK: Cassandra Budd moved her family to Bundaberg to become Austchilli's food technical manager.

Only way to thrive is to 'get the best and keep them'

Massive seaside development of 3200 lots

DESIRABLE LIFESTYLE: The masterplan for the proposed Elliott Heads Estate.

"There's nothing else left along the coastline of Queensland now"

Planning starts for new public hospital

Bundaberg Hospital.

A new hospital is in the works

New owner for old Bunnings Bundaberg

The old Bunnings building in Brickwork Ct has been sold to a Bundaberg businessman.

Site set for a significant refit and expansion

New figures show strength of regional news media

Great local digital media coverage has seen more people signing up to be subscribers.

News Regional Media now reaching 3.5 million each month

AFL coaching clinic

AFL SOCIALS: Harris Andrews and Sonny Rea at the Brisbane Lions coaching clinic held at St Lukes.

The Brisbane Lions held a coaching clinic at St Luke's Anglican School.

Minivan fire on Goodwood Rd

LUCKY ESCAPE: 11 backpackers managed to jump out of the van on Goodwood Rd before it burst into flames.

It was a lucky escape for farm workers who managed to jump out of the van they were...

Karen Ristevski's body found

 Karen Ristevski

Police confirm body found at Mt Macedon is Karen Ristevski.

Compelling exhibition a triumph

Success rushed to scoop up artist Michael Cook whose latest images relate to all races and cultures

School serves mum warning note after confiscating cake

The note sent home in the lunchbox of a child at a Lonsdale school about a ‘sometimes food’. Source: Supplied.

"As a parent, I should be able to choose what my child should have"

Changes to in home aged care, and what you need to know

Australian aged care advocacy services will change to placing the consumer at the centre of decision making.

More control is coming to seniors in the region.

Mazda recalls yet another vehicle...

The Mazda BT-50, sold between October 21, 2011, and December 3, 2012, are being recalled.

The Mazda BT-50 has now been recalled.

Mobile World Congress: What can we expect this year?

Rising smartphone maker Oppo has teased announcement of new camera

HOW UNLUCKY: Three kids get cancer in one class

Oscar Lukritz, left, with his family.

Three students from Christian college class diagnosed with cancer

Utimate bullying revenge: Andy loses half his weight

Andy Albertson was always self conscious about his weight. Picture: Facebook

He shed a massive 77kg and is now down to about 66kg.

Bliss N Eso announce tribute show for stuntman

AUSSIE hip hop outfit Bliss N Eso have announced they will play a tribute show for the stuntman killed during the filming of their music video.

MOVIE REVIEW: Trainspotting sequel as good as original

Ewen Bremner in a scene from the movie T2: Trainspotting.

Director Danny Boyle proves sequels can be done well.

How Karl Stefanovic's wife, kids found out about girlfriend

Karl Stefanovic and Jasmine Yarbrough after their day on Sydney Harbour. Picture: Jonathan Ng

Pictures splashed across tabloid were shock to family

WATCH: Toowoomba opera hopeful's incredible voice

Kaitlyn Orange attends Opera Queensland auditions at Empire Theatres for Opera at Jimbour, Saturday, February 18, 2017.

Opera hopefuls vie for parts in performance at Jimbour House

Popular island resort sells to loaded international investor

OUR PICK: Chris Foey's colourful shot of one of Gladstone's great tourism hot spots, Heron Island.

International investor snaps up piece of Gladstone paradise.

Expert: Why renters, home buyers may struggle

Matusik Property Insights director Michael Matusik.

What's next for the city's housing market

Potential home buyers punished for doing the 'right thing'

Should I go to university or buy a house?

50 more high rise buildings planned for Brisbane CBD

Height limits have been scrapped for Brisbane CBD

800,000 more people expected to work in city over next 20 years

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REVEALED: 38 new CQ projects to deliver 229 jobs

Construction cranes on the Mooloolaba skyline.

There are 11 projects to be funded in Woorabinda

$40m Sunny Queen expansion means cracking new jobs

NOW OPEN: Minister for State Development Dr Anthony Lynham, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, Sunny Queen Australia managing director John O'Hara and Ipswich Mayor Paul Pisasale at the grand opening of the new $40 million manufacturing facility in Carole Park.

'Egg-cellent' investment will be a boost for local economy

No time to respond to job applicants? Google CEO does.

Girl, 7, delighted to get personal response from Google boss

South dominates manufacturing grants applications

State Development Minister Anthony Lynham praised Maryborough's Downer Rail.

Most manufacturing grants applications from southern Queensland

New Rocky mine plans revealed, up to 500 workers needed

JOBS, JOBS, JOBS: A mine that will eventually have the capacity to employ 500 workers is opening in CQ.

BOSS OF yet-to-be-built coal mine will hire CQ workers.

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Mitsubishi offers Triton GLS Sports Edition

WORK STYLE: New Mitsubishi Triton GLS Sports Edition offers more visual attitude and costs $45,990 with manual gearbox and $48,490 the auto.

Tradie Triton’s toughed-up tempter

VIDEO: Instructor has a harsh lesson for honking drivers

HARD LESSON: Pro Driver owner David Cullen is encouraging drivers to be patient.

Why honking at learner drivers isn't helping anybody

Mazda2, Mazda3 and Mazda6 models recalled

The Mazda2 (DE) models are being recalled.

More than 120,000 Mazdas are being recalled due to seat issues.

Ford Ranger FX4 special edition adds some dark appeal

STEALTH UTE: Ford is cashing in on its hugely popular Ranger ute with an XLT-based FX4 special edition.  The manual model costs $58,915 and the auto $61,115.

For the tradie wanting to stand out even more

The cars left out of Australia's Best Cars awards

The Mazda6 Touring was named Best Medium Car under $50,000 in Australia's Best Cars awards.

All the winners from 16 categories in the 2016 Australia's Best Cars

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