Cheers to new beer that saves our reef

BEERY GOOD: Bargara Brewing Company head brewer Andrew Clark with the second Great Barrier Beer creation for The Good Beer Co.

Second Great Barrier Beer infused with honey.

Rushed to hospital after suspected irukandji sting

DEADLY SPECIES: Andrew and Sharon Smart are relieved that their daughter Sarah is recovering well from a suspected Irukandji jellyfish sting.

Teenager survives sting that left her struggling to breathe

Local footy player fronts court accused of arson

ACCUSED: Matthew James Tanner, 30, appeared in the Bundaberg Magistrates Court charged with arson and animal cruelty. Photo Contributed

Matthew James Tanner remains in custody

How to survive a bushfire in your car

IT SOUNDS like a nightmare, but it can happen.

Eight reasons to join the RFS

SPREAD across 93% of Queensland, the Rural Fire Service has about 36,000 volunteers. And you could be one of them.

What if my insurer gives me grief?

CLAIMING your insurance cover after a natural disaster can go one of two ways. It can be a breeze, or like pulling teeth.

How to do Eat Street the right way

EVERYTHING you need to know to get the most out of your Eat Street experience and to avoid a food coma when you’re only one stall deep.

Knock over your whole Christmas shopping list in one hit

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BRISBANE City is synonymous with incredible shopping – ask anyone.

A banger of a summer music festival line-up

The music gods are shining on Brisbane this music season; get there!

THIS season, there really is something for all music tastes.

Escape the hustle of Brisbane with these top day trips

Dive among the shipwrecks at Tangalooma for an amazing day out.

THERE is more to Brisbane than bright lights and a stunning river.

Everything you knew was on in Brisbane just got better

Don't miss the Brisbane International this summer.

IF IT is diversity you want, Brisbane is the place to get it.

Discover the city like a local

See the city like a local, and on the back of a bike!

THE Brisbane Greeters tours are everything you want and more.

Cheers to seven of the best bars in Brisbane

There are stacks of cool bars in Brisbane - you'll just have to stay the while and check out all of them!

CHOOSING where to drink comes with great responsibility.

Sorry fellas, female joggers aren't there for you

IT’S appalling that some women in Australia don’t feel safe to take a run in their own streets.

Keeping the kilos off for good takes commitment

Losing weight is only part of the challenge

FINAL WEEK: Get fit for summer with Sally

Sally Fitzgibbons has joined us in our quest for a healthier region. Photo: contributed

It's the last week of our getting fit for summer with Sally series

Diet trumps exercise in battle of the bulge

It takes a lot of work to burn off your favourite foods

Get summer fit with Sally Fitzgibbons: Week 11

Sally Fitzgibbons has joined us in our quest for a healthier region.

It's getting hot and by you should almost be summer fit

Why seniors should focus on fitness

Aussies who embrace exercise in later years reap the health benefits

Kick the Kilos with Sally Fitz: Week 10

Sally Fitzgibbons has joined us in our quest for a healthier region. Photo: contributed

Here are nine exercises to get your bod ready for the beach

Man's genitals set alight during torture

REPEATEDLY set alight, beaten, his jaw dislocated and his blood splattered across the walls, ceiling and cupboards.

Teen bum grabber in court

19-year-old pleads guilty to six counts of sexual assault

Ice addiction saw life spiral out of control

Keith Edward Roberts, 31, faced the Bundaberg District Court where he admitted to supplying his friends with methamphetamine at a party.

Man jailed for drugs and weapons offences

CCTV shows man kicking unconscious mate in head

JAILED: Steele David Hemmings, 20, was jailed for the assault of two men at the Moore Park Beach Bowls Club.

Victims were knocked to the ground

Crash victim has flashbacks to moment husband died

TRAGEDY: Edward Young, 53, died in the crash, two days before Christmas last year.

Driver who caused fatal to serve six months

Man loses appeal after sexual assault of granddaughter

Generic, girl, silhouette. Photo Thinkstock

Man used 'hugging' as an excuse to abuse girl

Everybody loves Raymond

RAYMOND Gormley always wanted to get more involved with the Bundaberg community.

June helps second-hand book store thrive

COMMUNITY-DRIVEN: June Kilah took over as Secretary of the Monto second hand bookstore to prevent it from closing in 2007

Secretary-treasurer June Kilah talks volunteering

Doctor packs up shop

GONE AGAIN: Moore Park Beach residents were excited when they heard  a doctor was starting in January this year but now he is closing down.

No Moore doctor for coastal community

$600k funding for Bundaberg resilience projects

COMMUNITY RESILIENCE: Assistant Minister for Local Government and Infrastructure Glenn Butcher and Member for Bundaberg Leanne Donaldson meeting with local SES about government funding for the Bundaberg Region in the lead up to storm season.Photo Contributed

Donaldson welcomes local government funding

Crews treat man following truck rollover

Ambulance generic

Ambos kept busy by events all over Queensland

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What's on: Saturday, December 3

FIVE things happening in Bundaberg today

Head to the sugar museum for a sweet taste of history

Cutting the ribbon to officially open the revamped Sugar Museum at Fairymead House is Mayor Jack Dempsey and Fairymead House Team Leader Hayley Vale.

Learn about the industry that made Bundy what it is

List of gigs happening around Bundy

KEY NOTE: Country singer Alex Peden. Photo: Scottie Simmonds / NewsMail

There's a live show for everyone

Five things happening in Bundy today

AWAKE: Kate Beckinsale in a scene from the movie Underworld: Awakening that opens next Thursday, March 1 at Bowen Summergarden Cinemas. Photo Event Cinemas, Joe Lederer.

It's bunch of fives times

Small businesses to take $58m hit on Easter Sunday

SERVICE: City Elements says it will consider not opening Easter Sunday after it was made a public holiday, giving Olivia Mangin the day off.

City Elements owner says she probably won't open on Easter Sunday

Project costs blow out without union watchdog: O'Dowd

NOT HAPPY: Member for Flynn Ken O'Dowd used sharp words to describe the banking industry during his campaign.

KEN O'DOWD takes hits at the CFMEU in heated Question Time.

The story behind The Hungry Tum

NEW ADDITION: Lockie and Gelinda Hawkins in the Hungry Tum café that has the option of delicious sit down meals. Photo: Mike Knott / NewsMail

Cafe owners talk about what they've achieved

Table Tennis

TABLE TENNIS: The Bundaberg Primary Schools Teams Championships.

The Bundaberg Primary Schools Teams Championships.

Bundy Socials

SOCIALS: Vahiti Hoboi at the Childers showgrounds.

A gallery of social photos from events over the weekend.


SOFTBALL ACTION: Jack Dempsey at Frank Coulthard Oval.

Softball images from the weekend


The Waves bowler David Mulhall.

The Waves v Norths

Rugby Union

Pythons player Jake Olive.

Turtles v Pythons

suspected Irukandji jellyfish sting

DEADLY SPECIES: Andrew and Sharon Smart are relieved that their daughter Sarah is recovering well from a suspected Irukandji jellyfish sting.

Sarah Smart is recovering from a suspected Irukandji jellyfish sting.

Watch: Hail smashes into cars on highway

Massive hail smashes into cars on Bruce Highway.

Dashcam vision of hail storm on Bruce Highway.

NZ Prime Minister Resigns

NZ Prime Minister resigns.

Long serving PM John Key announced his resignation.

REVEALED: What we're using the web for this Christmas

Internet usage expected to surge by 30% this month according to NBN's Season of Connectivity Report.

Internet usage tipped to surge by 30% this month

61,000 Australian Volkswagens set for dieselgate recall

NAUGHTY DIESELS: With this announcement Volkswagen Group Australia said total government approvals is now 70,000, including the 9,000 Amarok utes recalled earlier this year.

Federal Government approves next stage of voluntary recall

How to walk on water

Stand up paddle boarding is gaining popularity.

The Gympie Times' Jacob Carson learns about stand up paddle boarding

'Gone through hell': Wife's fear stress will kill her

Marlene Snoodyk.

"Delirium, hallucinations, aggression was brought on..."

Medibank and Liminal team up to fight loneliness

Loneliness is a serious health issue says new research

Sporty and hybrid Toyota C-HRs coming in the future?

INTEREST PIQUED: Is there scope for Toyota to offer us a greater range of its forthcoming C-HR small SUVs? A hybird version and more powerful turbo variant would be welcome.

Only one 1.2-litre engine at launch of C-HR baby SUV

Hacksaw Ridge wins big in first round of AACTA Awards

Luke Bracey and Andrew Garfield in a scene from the movie Hacksaw Ridge.

THE major awards will be handed out on Wednesday night.

Paris Hilton fumes at clumsy partygoers

A reveller spilt their drink on Paris Hilton's DJ decks

Winnie Harlow isn't a role model

Winnie Harlow insists she isn't a role model.

Banks reclaim Gladstone homes as job losses bite

LONG FALL: Property experts Heron Todd say, based on key market indicators, Gladstone is still travelling to the bottom of the market, with property prices set to get cheaper.

Property valuers say Gladstone housing market hasn't hit the bottom

The million dollar property to test Mackay's market

This Victoria St building will go to auction Tuesday and investors will be watching closely to see how much it sells for.

'High profile architect designed CBD asset' goes to auction

Prices jump in trio of mining towns

THE boost in coal prices in the past six months has triggered a house price jump in at least three mining towns in Central Queensland.

Boost in coal prices triggers a market turnaround

INSIDE STORY: Disused pipeline stops hundreds from building

TRAIL OF TEARS: Route of the disused Santos oil pipeline which is stopping hundreds of Ipswich residents from building.

Santos responds but Tully says easements issue must be addressed

Chinese locked out of Australian property market

The rules are different if you're a foreigner

The buyer was from China - the trouble started right there

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$20,000 if you can give someone a job in regional Qld

In outback Queensland, youth unemployment has topped 33%

$512 million motorway upgrade creates 1300 jobs

Traffic congestion is an issue at the intersection of Wembley Road and the Logan Motorway.

$512 million project gets the green light from State Government

Why no one over 50 can land a job

It's becoming increasingly hard for those over 50 to land a job

Labour market woes continue with slack movement in jobs

The employment market is still a source of disappointment

Jobs for Bundaberg as service plans huge expansion

FUTURE UPGRADE: The plan for Community Lifestyle Support's expansion.Photo Contributed

Organisation set to transform into massive health hub

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Facelifted Holden Barina arrives from $14,990

2017 HOLDEN BARINA: More grown-up styling, Apple CarPlay and rear camera now standard across the range with prices starting from under $15k before on-roads.

Fresh styling and added kit for 2017 Barinas

Mercedes-Benz C300 Cabrio road test and review

GOING TOPLESS: Experiencing the $100,000 Mercedes-Benz C300 Cabrio with a heat-filled and quiet cabin good enough to enjoy in year-round temperatures.

Dropping the lid on Mercedes-Benz's superb C-Class

Stunning Jaguar XKSS continuation specials arrive

RICH MAN'S PLAYTHING: $1.7million XKSS continuation specials are brand new creations by Jaguar Classic, and are road-going versions of the stunning Le Mans-winning D-Types.

"New original" Jaguar XKSS based on 1957 originals

Chinese LDV to enter the dual-cab ute market

CHINESE BUILT: LDV T60 expected compete in the sub-$30k dual cab ute market, and will arrive boasting decent specification.

Chinese utes coming to Australia in second half of 2017

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