The spicy Bundaberg food Australia's hottest chefs love

WINNERS: Kate and Anthony Rehbein on their Hummock farm where they grow award-winning ginger.

"It's straight out of the ground and we know that tastes better.”

Island sells for less than the cost of a house

Suna Island, nestled in the Sandy Strait between the Dimonds, north of Maaroom, and Fraser Island, has been in the family for 20 years.

Melbourne buyer snaps up a bargain

GPs leaving Bundy for better pay ... an hour away

DOCTOR SHORTAGE: Gaye Howie, Melinda Dexter, Jareena Godugu and Hayley Brookes, outside the Family Practice Medical Centre, will lose their jobs if the clinic closes.

Clinic will close in a month due to bizarre system






Date nights under $50

ACCORDING to The Bachelor falling in love involves helicopter rides, private jets, shopping trips, and we mustn’t forget the hot tubs.

Brisbane's arts and culture events centre stage

You loved the film, now you're about to love the musical. Don't miss The Bodyguard The Musical in Brisbane this July.

THE arts and culture events you don't want to miss.

Homewares stores to fulfil your Instagram dreams

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Top 10 Brisbane experiences to cross off your bucket list

Do yourself a favour and get amongst the food truck scene. Eat Street is a great place to start.

A GOOD bucket list doesn’t have to span continents or cost millions.

Six mega sporting events you need to be at this year

Don't miss all the action trackside this season.

IF THERE is one thing Brisbane does damn well, it’s play host.

Insider’s guide to the best rooftop bars

Eleven Rooftop Bar is one to put on your hit list.

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Where to get your hands on the best wings

Try out these bad boys at Buffalo Bar.

IS THERE anything better than a wicked bowl of chicken wings? Nope.

Oaks store break-in a dare gone wrong

A FEW boozy drinks and a dare by mates was the excuse of Star-Maree Sheehan for her attempt to break into the Oaks Village store

Anxious dad steals script for valium

Bundaberg Court House.

Court hears anxiety and depression to blame for break in

Woman forced to pay $80k after neglecting pregnant dog

NEGLECT: Ava the t dog was seized by the RSPCA after it was neglected by her owner, Tammy Lee Chapman.

Court finds pet owner guilty of neglect

Man charged after alleged stabbing incident in Bundaberg

Emergency services at an alleged stabbing incident in McConville Street Bundaberg.

Man faced to Bundaberg Magistrates Court

WATCH: Teen apologises for robbing elderly man

GUILTY: Kahlym John Phillips outside the Bundaberg Courthouse.

'I apologise to the old man for doing what I done'

When the NDIS is rolling out at your place

THE National Disability Insurance Scheme launched in July 2013 and continues to roll out region by region across the country.

Families can learn about NDIS at free AEIOU workshops

A FREE event to teach parents and families about the National Disability Insurance Scheme will be held next week.

Budget 2017: Bid to fund NDIS sparks $6 billion search

TREASURER Scott Morrison will be looking to fill a $6 billion hole with the Turnbull government reportedly set to fully fund the NDIS.

Celebration planned for National Reconciliation Week

COUNCIL is partnering with the Port Curtis Coral Coast Trust to celebrate National Reconciliation Week from 27 May to 3 June.

Bundy in top locations for car vandalism

VANDALISM: RACQ say deliberate acts of vandalism against cars are rising.

Bundy in top two for RACQ's car vandalism ranking

Outages frustrate customers in the Burnett region

Mobile phone coverage in the Burnett is failing customers.

HUNDREDS of Optus customers were left without reception.

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Free movie night for CQUni staff, students, families

THE Bundaberg Campus Life Committee at CQUniversity is holding a movie night for staff, students and their families.

What to expect at Birds of Tokyo's Ipswich gig

The band will perform at the Racehorse Hotel on Friday.

BAND member Glen Sarangapany talks music, pub grub and doing shoeys

What public holidays are left in 2017

Ipswich residents will get the day off tomorrow for the show.

IPSWICH residents will get tomorrow off for the show

She's a really 'cool cow' - and she's a winner

Oakwood Zone Out with Lauren Kelly, Oakwood Black Sable with Paul Forman and 2017 Miss Gympie Showgirl Wendy Ward.

Bundy cow Oakwood Black Sable takes out top gong at Gympie Show.

Baffle Creek group encouraging innovation

It's hoped the new group will help the Baffle Creek community.

Baffle Creek Community Inc a new plan for town

Man has applied for about 1000 jobs with no luck

Three years of actively searching for work and Darren Cox hasn't given up hope getting back into the work force.

Darren Cox has applied for about 1000 jobs over the past few years.

Auswide to take on the big four banks

Auswide Bank CEO Martin Barrett welcomes the bank levy.

New levy will level the playing field

World Turtle Day

WORLD TURTLE DAY: Kalkie State School students Grace Pollock and Taya Bauer with WWF Marine Species Project Manager Christine Hof.

Kalkie State School students attended a talk by WWF Marine Species Project Manager...

Cat Connections

CAT CONNECTIONS: Macy relaxing in her cage and looking forward to finding a new home.

Jodie Campanini and Ros English with a few of the cats looking for a new home.

Weekend Sport 20th May 2017

SAFE HANDS: Adam Young takes the ball mid-air for Doon Villa in the Football Game at Martens Oval in Bundaberg.

A selection of photos from the Weekends sport from around the region on the 20th...

Moment explosion happened in Manchester

There have been multiple confirmed deaths after 'explosions' heard at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester.

Vision from inside arena as loud explosion is heard.

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There have been multiple confirmed deaths after 'explosions' heard at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester.

Manchester attack has killed 19 and injured over 50.

Turnbull: "Vile, horrific" attack

Prime Minister speaks about Manchester attack.

Prime Minister addresses Parliament about Manchester attack.

Cemetery theft blow for grieving daughter

Roses stolen on eve of Mother's day

$745,000 for a plate? "29" breaks Australian auction record

PRICE OF TIN: Australian auction record for a number plate is smashed as NSW 29 raises $745,000 at Shannons Sydney Autumn Classic Auction

Bit of tin sells for the price of a beach front home

Baby talk more beneficial than you might think

Baby language is a test for parents.

Talk with you baby, not at them

Dad's opinion: 'Child support is a privilege to pay'

I must be one of the lucky ones. But I’ll get to that in a minute.

Celebrity sex tapes: Where does all that money go?

Basically, did Paris and Kim earn fortunes from their videos?

When it comes to clotheslines the Hills Hoist rules

ICONIC DEVICE: Judy King, of Richmond Hill, has fond memories of the Hills Hoist in backyards across Sydney in the 1950s.

Iconic brand is voted most trusted

Pants with personality made in Warwick

FANCY PANTS: Carolyn Borrell's handmade creations are popular around the globe.

Quirky creations loved by adults and kids

Concert death toll revised up to 22, tour suspended

TWENTY-TWO people have been killed and at least 59 people have been injured following a terror attack in Manchester

Casual Keanu says fame is ‘cool’

Keanu Reeves in a scene from the movie John Wick: Chapter 2.

NOBODY expected much of John Wick when it was released in 2014.

Ariana Grande breaks her silence after fatal blast

According to reports quoting witnesses, a mass emergency evacuation was prompted after explosions were heard at the end of US singer Ariana Grande's concert in the arena.

The entertainment industry is in shock after attack on concert

Pitch Perfect star suing Woman’s Day over ‘liar’ articles

Actor Rebel Wilson outside court on Friday.

REBEL Wilson's career destroyed by grubby campaign, court hears.

One of Maryborough's most historic homes is still for sale

FULL OF HISTORY: Trisha Moulds is owner of the historic Tinana state known as Rosehill. The beautiful home is currently for sale.

It has been the scene of both joy and tragedies over the years.

The face of the Sunshine Coast's overpriced rental crisis

Alyx Wilson had to rent a $385 unit in Currimundi because the market was too competitive for cheaper rental housing. She is now renting a room from friends who own a house in Currimundi, and says its much more affordable.

Young people feel the strain in competitive, expensive rental market

WATCH: Take a tour of a tradie's dream home

5a Bruce Hiskens Court, Norman Gardens, going for $720,000. INSET: Lea Taylor.

Huge block with potential for anything

Deputy Premier makes massive call on controversial sand mine

Aerial view of the proposed Forest Glen sand mine.

BREAKING: State Government makes huge call on Coast sand mine plans

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Will the cashless welfare card work in getting people jobs?

DOES IT WORK? Research on the cashless welfare card trial found some evidence of participants expressing more interest in working.

Differing views on best way to reduce unemployment

The $1000-a-day jobs of the future are not what you think

In workplace speak they’re also known as “slashies”

Jobs without degrees: Is university becoming outdated?

Dr Amantha Imber is the author of The Innovation Formula.

Australians should reconsider enrolling in university

Five tips for scoring a mining job

LANDING A JOB: Stanmore's coal handling and processing plant.

EQIP general manager Melissa Denniss weighs in.

2000 construction jobs up for grabs in $2b project

An impression of the proposed Brisbane Development Corporation casino and at Queens Wharf.

Enough steel for two Story Bridges will be needed

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Tempting entry-level price of $27,990 for new Subaru XV SUV

NEW XV: New all-wheel-drive Subaru XV is arriving in just a few weeks, and prices are down and specification is up over equivalent outgoing models. The entry-level 2.0i with CVT auto starts at $27,990 before on-roads, but there's no longer a sub-$27k manual model.

$1250 off the CVT entry-level price of popular XV SUV

$500,000 for a bit of tin? Or would you prefer a Ferrari?

REVENUE RAISER: Auction today could see a new Australian record for a number plate sold at auction. But is over half a million dollars right for a bit of tin?

Numerical plate could make well over $500,000 at auction today

It ain't no '80s piece of s***': Coast's very own supercar

PRECISION ENGINEERING: Jason Overland owns a Giocattalo, a rare Australian-built sports car and is organising a reunion and charity fundraising event.

This Sunshine Coast car is one of only 15 in the world.

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