Why water is needed at Tarong Power Station

Why water is needed at Tarong Power Station

Tarong Power Station is a high priority water customer

QFES respond to fallen power lines

QFES respond to fallen power lines

QFES are on route to Morgans Road.

Cherbourg crews fight two grass fires

Cherbourg crews fight two grass fires

A fire broke out near Cherbourg Tafe.

Coulson keen for the Country Music Muster

Coulson keen for the Country Music Muster

Noah Coulson is ready for his first major performance.

Neighbourhood clubs give Eidsvold a boost

Neighbourhood clubs give Eidsvold a boost

Bowls clubs from around the region rallied in support of Eidsvold.

Prison for stealing $40 of fuel

Prison for stealing $40 of fuel

The fuel attendant did not consent to the arrangement.

Farm machinery freezes as temperatures plummet

Farm machinery freezes as temperatures plummet

WONDERING how cold it was this morning?

Ag Network tackles vegetation management

Ag Network tackles vegetation management

The next Ag Network Meeting will focus on vegetation management.

Baconfest causing a booking fest

Baconfest causing a booking fest

Accommodation providers already booked out ahead of Baconfest.

Optus to cut hundreds of jobs

Optus to cut hundreds of jobs

OPTUS has told staff it will cut hundreds of more jobs as it reshapes its...

Dutton three votes from power

Dutton three votes from power

Dutton is expected to launch another leadership challenge

Facebook is secretly rating you

Facebook is secretly rating you

"Our fight against misinformation is as effective as possible.”

Cop praised for breastfeeding  malnourished baby

Cop praised for breastfeeding malnourished baby

"You don’t care about filth and smell"

Missing Toowoomba man last seen on the Sunshine Coast

Missing Toowoomba man last seen on the Sunshine Coast

Family and police hold concerns for his welfare.

COWS ON THE RUN: Two beasts yet to be recaptured

COWS ON THE RUN: Two beasts yet to be recaptured

Cattle on the run after truck rollover atop Toowoomba Range

Animal rights activists push for rollover memorial

Animal rights activists push for rollover memorial

“We want to say to (the cows) that we see them and we’re sorry.”

Cattle truck crash cleanup expected to last into the night

Cattle truck crash cleanup expected to last into the night

Motorists are advised to avoid the area.

Sport

    Former Roar player set for Socceroos chance

    Former Roar player set for Socceroos chance

    Barnsley’s Kenny Dougall in Socceroos coach Graham Arnold's sights

    Supercars star Whincup ‘bloody lucky’

    Supercars star Whincup ‘bloody lucky’

    Jamie Whincup ‘bloody lucky’ after injuring eye in accident

    Last chance for Chautauqua to jump-start career

    Last chance for Chautauqua to jump-start career

    Chautauqua in a last-ditch bid to solve the champion’s jumping woes

    Ex-NFL star ‘sobbed during gay confession’

    Ex-NFL star ‘sobbed during gay confession’

    He confessed to being gay days before he took his own life.

    National Sport

      NRL teams: Big guns return for Roosters and Rabbitohs

      NRL teams: Big guns return for Roosters and Rabbitohs

      Every NRL squad named for Round 24

      Eels slam ex-staffer over new salary cap claims

      Eels slam ex-staffer over new salary cap claims

      Eels blame ‘disgruntled’ ex-staffer for new salary cap allegations

      Zorko ‘embarrassed’ by handshake spat

      Zorko ‘embarrassed’ by handshake spat

      Lions captain Dayne Zorko reflects on ugly spat with Touk Miller

      Jameka retired after lacklustre trial

      Jameka retired after lacklustre trial

      Caulfield Cup winner Jameka retired after lacklustre trial

      Sign that led to special moment with P!NK

      Sign that led to special moment with P!NK

      A QUEENSLAND teen has been given a touching moment with P!NK.

      Mackay man, 35, killed in Bruce Highway crash

      Mackay man, 35, killed in Bruce Highway crash

      Bruce Highway blocked in both directions

      Mt Archer closed as fire crews attempt to control blaze

      Mt Archer closed as fire crews attempt to control blaze

      FIRE crews back burning on mountain and ask community to avoid area

      Midwife testifies at inquest into Gladstone baby's death

      Midwife testifies at inquest into Gladstone baby's death

      'I slipped, fell to my knees and the baby had come out of my hands'.

      Business News

        Island paradise doomed by standoff

        Island paradise doomed by standoff

        THIS tiny nation has made a powerful enemy.

        The new KitKat flavour you can get for free

        The new KitKat flavour you can get for free

        IN a world first for KitKat, a new flavour has arrived in Australia.

        Company buys $1.5m of property for Agnes projects

        Company buys $1.5m of property for Agnes projects

        Stockwell has launched two new residential projects.

        Holden to invest $120m in local jobs

        Holden to invest $120m in local jobs

        “We need to support this brand in a huge way"

        What's On

          Aussie drag queen gets own TV show on BBC4

          Aussie drag queen gets own TV show on BBC4

          The world's first 'dragazine' show

          GOURD LORD: Why 14,000 people are about to hit Goomeri

          GOURD LORD: Why 14,000 people are about to hit Goomeri

          This year there is a packed itinerary of great stuff all weekend

          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

          Amy Schumer is back in I Feel Pretty

          Amy Schumer is back in I Feel Pretty

          See it it first at a Chick at the Flicks event

          Lifestyle

            Coconut oil is ‘pure poison’, says professor

            Coconut oil is ‘pure poison’, says professor

            IF YOU’RE cuckoo for coconut oil, think again.

            Strange mistake on parking infringement raises suspicions

            Strange mistake on parking infringement raises suspicions

            Ther were were a few things that raised suspicions...

            Outrage as pub turns away disabled woman

            Outrage as pub turns away disabled woman

            “We apologise to the young lady, her friends and family.

            The frequent flyer tweet that sparked outrage

            The frequent flyer tweet that sparked outrage

            “If you ain’t got no money take your broke ass home!”

            Entertainment

              THE royal weddings are coming thick and fast this year – and so are the sky-rocketing price tags!

              Eugenie’s big fear sparks sky-rocketing wedding bill

              And you thought your daughter's wedding cost a bomb!

              HARLEY Breen’s new show, Taboo, aired last night as part of Channel 10’s Pilot Week and it moved viewers to tears.

              New show: ‘One of the highlights of the year’

              HARLEY Breen’s new show, Taboo, moved viewers to tears.

              MADONNA barely mentioned Aretha Franklin in her “tribute” to the late star at the VMAs, and fans were furious. But the Material Girl claims it’s a big misunderstanding.

              Madonna hits back after bizarre Aretha tribute

              MADONNA barely mentioned Aretha Franklin in her “tribute” to the late star at the...

              A GAG that was nothing more than a “brain fart” dreamt up on the spot has taken out the award for funniest one-liner at one of the world’s biggest festivals.

              2018’s funniest joke revealed

              This gag was nothing more than a “brain fart” dreamt up on the spot.

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                Real Estate

                  This family business have been crowned Central Queensland's best.

                  Gladstone builder crowned eco home champion for third time

                  This family business have been crowned Central Queensland's best.

                  COULD these be Queensland’s cheapest houses? If so, they’re going for less than the price of a new hatchback. Find out where you can grab a bargain.

                  Houses for the price of a hatchback

                  COULD these be Queensland’s cheapest houses?

                  THE NSW capital’s house prices are so insane that soon, even the most squalid of homes will come with eye-watering price tags.

                  Would you pay $1.5m for this dump?

                  THEY’RE uninhabitable homes with dangerous floors and collapsed ceilings but have a...

                  Jobs

                    A TEAM of specialists will make the claustrophobic journey through a 2.5km tunnel deep under ground to ensure water security for the Coast.

                    The vital job not for the faint-hearted

                    Team of specialists to make claustrophobic water pipeline journey

                    FIVE years ago, every Aussie was trying to get into this booming industry by any means necessary. Now, the companies can barely fill positions.

                    The $150k job no Aussies want

                    Mining positions can now barely be filled

                    YOGA classes and walking meetings might seem like agony for some, but workplace health and fitness programs can offer many benefits, from attracting talent to boosting morale.

                    Why fun and fit workplaces matter

                    “Happy, healthy employees generally perform better than those who are tired."

                    Motoring

                      Some drivers will no longer need to carry their card around everywhere under a radical change to their driver’s licences.

                      Smile for the camera when your licence is a phone selfie

                      Licence may ultimately be stored on your phone.

                      Kia’s fourth generation Sportage, launched in 2016, gets an update to line up with newer rivals.

                      Kia’s $30K SUV stands out for value with nippy performance

                      Road test review of the new Kia Sportage Si.

                      A Mazda CX-5 owner wants another vehicle for exploring the wide, brown land — but not a hardcore 4WD.

                      Wanted, a metro-savvy SUV which can still handle off-road

                      What options are there for off-roading that also have city smarts.