'Find of a lifetime' in the Sapphire gemfields

'Find of a lifetime' in the Sapphire gemfields

A Central Queensland resident kicks up a $30,000 gem.

How tradie survived a deadly high-voltage surge

How tradie survived a deadly high-voltage surge

His mates revived him three times before the ambulance arrived

Disgraced teacher's death wish?

Disgraced teacher's death wish?

Jailers scrutinised after sex offender died

How to stop Facebook from grabbing your data

How to stop Facebook from grabbing your data

How Facebook can grab your data, and what to do to stop it

Transport industry fears delays will stunt state's growth

Transport industry fears delays will stunt state's growth

Delivery of stock vital for projects delayed

Adani court hearing goes into overtime

Adani court hearing goes into overtime

Fight over indigenous land agreement not over yet

How central Queensland could solve the gas crisis

How central Queensland could solve the gas crisis

Could CSG be CQ's next boom industry?

Council mergers: Did they actually save us money?

Council mergers: Did they actually save us money?

A decade on from council mergers, was the pain worth it?

Janita's youth mental health movement

Janita's youth mental health movement

One phone call that paved the way to better youth mental health

5 simple shopping changes to save you thousands

5 simple shopping changes to save you thousands

Here's how your pantry could be costing you thousands.

Qld records more than 4000 flu cases

Qld records more than 4000 flu cases

There has also been more than 500 hospitalised cases.

MOVIE REVIEW: Han Solo origin story a fun ride

MOVIE REVIEW: Han Solo origin story a fun ride

SOLO: A Star Wars Story delves into Star Wars folklore.

The real losers from $5 pizzas

The real losers from $5 pizzas

Like most great wars, the pizza wars started partly by accident.

Telstra outage hits 4G, 3G and SMS services

Telstra outage hits 4G, 3G and SMS services

Bundaberg user got an error message checking outage page

'Good bloke' Peter Miles was a violent selfish monster

'Good bloke' Peter Miles was a violent selfish monster

Why we must change how we speak about family killers

‘I can’t believe it’: Shopper slams Coles

‘I can’t believe it’: Shopper slams Coles

A NUTRITIONIST has posted an eye-opening video exposing one of the big...

Family's relief and despair over murderer's jail death

Family's relief and despair over murderer's jail death

Grayson family speaks out about Russell Williams' death.

Sport

    LeBron blows Boston away

    LeBron blows Boston away

    Cleveland and Boston all tied up in Eastern Conference Finals

    Buckley not worried by De Goey trade talk

    Buckley not worried by De Goey trade talk

    Jordan De Goey trade talk doesn’t worry Magpies coach Nathan Buckley

    Kyrgios  his own worst enemy: Rosewall’s warning

    Kyrgios his own worst enemy: Rosewall’s warning

    Nick Kyrgios to get fit or risk wasting potential says Ken Rosewall

    Gal: Fifita bid wrong on every level

    Gal: Fifita bid wrong on every level

    Paul Gallen rejects Sharks teammate Andrew Fifita’s Origin bid

    National Sport

      Ecuador chasing history in Cup

      Ecuador chasing history in Cup

      Ecuador attempting to become first dual winner of McKell Cup

      Lucky Ducky: Aussie wins French Open break

      Lucky Ducky: Aussie wins French Open break

      Aussie world No.1067 James Duckworth earns start in French Open

      Forgotten winger in running for Reds return

      Forgotten winger in running for Reds return

      Izaia Perese goes above and beyond to wrestle back Reds jersey

      Merc ‘bloody’ tense amid Red Bull threat

      Merc ‘bloody’ tense amid Red Bull threat

      Mercedes far from confident ahead of Monaco GP

      Mums throw ‘pamper day’ for girls’ party

      Mums throw ‘pamper day’ for girls’ party

      Talk about getting spoilt!

      'Rot in hell': Murderer on bail for violent home invasion

      'Rot in hell': Murderer on bail for violent home invasion

      ‘A level above’ the evil of even other murders

      Police respond to reports of man with whip chasing child

      Police respond to reports of man with whip chasing child

      Police respond to 000 call regarding disturbance

      Shooters pitch radical solution to gun range stalemate

      Shooters pitch radical solution to gun range stalemate

      Club president Ron Owen looks to Europe for answer to broken hopes.

      Business News

        Woman wins $4.8m lotto twice

        Woman wins $4.8m lotto twice

        “You’re really serious? Is this a joke? It’s just incredible."

        Telstra’s woeful outage excuse

        Telstra’s woeful outage excuse

        Call for goodwill gesture after latest Telstra outage.

        Why you shouldn’t pay off your mortgage

        Why you shouldn’t pay off your mortgage

        You might be better off taking another path, Andrew Woodward writes.

        This scam cost Aussies $20m last year

        This scam cost Aussies $20m last year

        If it seems to good to be true, then it usually is.

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          Music festivals consider ban on single use plastic

          Music festivals consider ban on single use plastic

          Ponchos and water bottles, plus camping equipment, are big culprits

          Wedding dress from 1890s among collection for festival

          Wedding dress from 1890s among collection for festival

          Take a walk down the aisle in a different era at heritage festival

          Here's 10 strenuous walks to do with the family

          Here's 10 strenuous walks to do with the family

          Challenge yourself to a strenuous walk in a natural setting

          10 best beginner surf spots on the Sunshine Coast

          10 best beginner surf spots on the Sunshine Coast

          Easter holidays last chance to pick up surfing before winter

          Lifestyle

            OPINION: I'm appalled the Takata recall is taking so long

            OPINION: I'm appalled the Takata recall is taking so long

            Report has words that chill to the core.

            Create a warm and inviting home

            Create a warm and inviting home

            How to create a cosy ambience in our living spaces

            Shock as tourist racks up $223,000 bill

            Shock as tourist racks up $223,000 bill

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            The right look is in your jeans

            The right look is in your jeans

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              Entertainment

                BACHELOR in Paradise’s Michael Turnbull has lashed out at 2016 Bachelor winner Alex Nation after their private conversation was leaked to tabloids.

                ‘Disgusting’: Bach stars’ spat over leaked messages

                Two former Bach stars fight over leaked messages

                HUGH Grant is set to do what most thought he would never, ever contemplate: walk down the aisle.

                Infamous bachelor Hugh Grant ready to walk down the aisle

                Family life has transformed infamous bachelor.

                SUITS star Patrick J. Adams has apologised for a bizarre online tit-for-tat that saw him body shaming a woman who criticised his royal wedding look.

                Suits star sorry for wedding body shaming

                "I was too shocked and annoyed and Canadian — so I avoided the confrontation."

                ELISABETH Moss cut a deal with producers about the sex scenes she has to film for her role in The Handmaid’s Tale.

                Handmaid’s Tale star’s strict rule for nude scenes

                “I have 100 per cent approval over all the footage."

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                  Real Estate

                    RARELY does a property of such blue ribbon quality and excellent value come on the market in the Gympie region, not too far from Noosa

                    Huge home on 20 acres, 18m lap pool, full-sized tennis court

                    The price has been reduced to $795,000

                    A property in this coastal Queensland city sold for close to the same price as it did back in the 1980s.

                    Unbelievable coastal bargain

                    The two-bedder, no frills unit that sold for an unbelievable price.

                    Some small businesses are still doing it tough, despite talk of a turnaround.

                    Real estate firm is latest small business to go under

                    Small businesses still doing it tough despite talk of a turnaround.

                    Jobs

                      MOST of what students are learning is irrelevant by the end of their degree. The jobs are changing — and they’re getting weirder.

                      Are these the bizarre jobs of the future?

                      “The jobs are definitely going to be changing, but a lot of it’s going to be...

                      WORKERS may soon be needed for jobs that don’t yet exist, such as creating organs with 3D printers, runing virtual reality work spaces, or designing personalities for robots.

                      Predictions for the jobs of the future

                      Jobs Aussies can expect to emerge in the future

                      MOST of us dream of being able to jet off on holidays whenever we feel like it. But for a growing number of workers, it’s a reality.

                      The companies offering ‘unlimited’ leave

                      "People are taking leave and coming back rested and refreshed."

                      Motoring

                        MANY in grave danger after young man interfered with a huge road train on the Cunningham Highway today.

                        Truckie's shock as man walks over, disengages brakes

                        MANY in grave danger after man interferes with huge road train.

                        Australians bought more than 10,000 a year but there can be costly reliability problems with gearboxes and engines.

                        USED CAR REVIEW: Holden Captiva 2011-17 sharp on price, spec

                        Holden's Captiva SUV sold well but has a poor reputation.

                        The third-generation Touareg due in Australia early next year, hailed by VW as the “biggest leap in the history of SUVs”, confirms what many people think.

                        The 2019 VW Touareg heads for hi-tech and luxury

                        2019 VW Touareg has an emphasis on luxury and urban driveability.