Is Kmart and Big W coming to Plainland?

premium_icon Is Kmart and Big W coming to Plainland?

You wanted Kmart, Big W and Australia Post at Plainland, so we asked if they would...

Drivers get A+ from cops for first day of school

premium_icon Drivers get A+ from cops for first day of school

DRIVERS urged to “keep it up” after positive first day back at school, leaving...

Rain brings both relief and new threats for fireys

premium_icon Rain brings both relief and new threats for fireys

Recent rain has reduced the size of fires burning in nearby national parks, but...

LIST: Every roadworks project taking place this week

premium_icon LIST: Every roadworks project taking place this week

Avoid these roads this week, as upgrades could delay your trip.

Qantas Pilot Academy opens at Wellcamp Airport

premium_icon Qantas Pilot Academy opens at Wellcamp Airport

THE Qantas Group Pilot Academy at Wellcamp Airport could train pilots for other...

Man riding horse stopped by police for using phone

Man riding horse stopped by police for using phone

Don't use your mobile phone while riding

JOBS: 10 new jobs up for grabs in Lockyer, Somerset

premium_icon JOBS: 10 new jobs up for grabs in Lockyer, Somerset

Looking for a new job? Here’s 10 new jobs available in our region.

Millions flow from council coffers to ‘out of towners’

premium_icon Millions flow from council coffers to ‘out of towners’

Why Ipswich council awards contracts outside of our region.

How council's plan to give park away for free could cost you

premium_icon How council's plan to give park away for free could cost you

Kilcoy's Anzac Park park gift plan may hit ratepayers.

'I thought they lost their load': Roadside dumping outrage

premium_icon 'I thought they lost their load': Roadside dumping outrage

Instances of illegal dumping are on the rise in the Lockyer in the wake of the...

Disgruntled worker’s ‘malicious’ rampage against boss

premium_icon Disgruntled worker’s ‘malicious’ rampage against boss

He had a cocktail of drugs when he drove with open gas canisters

Rafa rages at umpire before shock exit

Rafa rages at umpire before shock exit

Rafael Nadal’s Australian Open campaign came to a stunning end

Beijing as you’ve never seen it before

Beijing as you’ve never seen it before

Subways are empty. Major tourist attractions are desolate.

The Voice contestant dies, age 43

The Voice contestant dies, age 43

Tributes have started flowing for the singer

Mayor, Premier meet to discuss regions' water security

premium_icon Mayor, Premier meet to discuss regions' water security

Water pipeline discussed by Mayor and Premier

“If you cut off the fish’s head then you lose your head”

premium_icon “If you cut off the fish’s head then you lose your head”

CHINESE New Year is packed with symbolism and superstition.

Mum and son horrified as tiny kittens tossed from moving car

premium_icon Mum and son horrified as tiny kittens tossed from moving car

Traumatic school run for mother and her son as kittens tossed away.

One of Australia's largest batteries comes to southwest

premium_icon One of Australia's largest batteries comes to southwest

Wandoan battery will power 57,000 homes when it goes live.

Sport

    Help, something’s not right, I’m warming to Kyrgios

    premium_icon Help, something’s not right, I’m warming to Kyrgios

    Something strange happened this week. I found myself talking semi-positively about...

    Shaq’s Kobe tribute will break your heart

    Shaq’s Kobe tribute will break your heart

    “I haven’t felt the pain that sharp in a while,”

    Mystery ads dominating tennis coverage

    Mystery ads dominating tennis coverage

    If you’ve been watching the tennis you can’t have missed ads for some unfamilar...

    BOX SEAT: Falcons pitch new council sponsor deal

    premium_icon BOX SEAT: Falcons pitch new council sponsor deal

    Major football side operating at a financial loss

    National Sport

      Re-energised Demons on mission to atone

      premium_icon Re-energised Demons on mission to atone

      Melbourne feeling re-energised heading into 2020 AFL season

      Cowboys freeze player contract talks

      premium_icon Cowboys freeze player contract talks

      At least 10 players facing uncertain futures.

      Cryptic response to Barty mystery

      Cryptic response to Barty mystery

      Barty Party in full swing as Ash marches on at the Australian Open

      ‘Clearly she speaks mixed’: Fed stunned

      ‘Clearly she speaks mixed’: Fed stunned

      Roger Federer amazed he got caught swearing in two languages at once

      Training firm’s $20m bid which left staff out to dry

      premium_icon Training firm’s $20m bid which left staff out to dry

      A Coast-based training college with $2.2m didn’t pay staff

      GPs’ alarm at looming pharmacy trial

      premium_icon GPs’ alarm at looming pharmacy trial

      AMAQ in bid to block pharmacies dispensing prescriptions

      Cut off for five months — and loving it

      premium_icon Cut off for five months — and loving it

      North Qld floods could be drought-breaking

      They’re coming: Bat invasion pushes numbers to 650k

      premium_icon They’re coming: Bat invasion pushes numbers to 650k

      Southeast Qld faces bat invasion as 650k roost

      Business News

        Apple Australia sales hit $9.34b in Australian sales

        premium_icon Apple Australia sales hit $9.34b in Australian sales

        Apple raked in a record $9.34b from Aussies in 2019.

        Business accused of deadly safety fail that killed dad

        premium_icon Business accused of deadly safety fail that killed dad

        Kevin Harney died after he was trapped at Sun Metals refinery.

        New distillery launches local gin creation

        premium_icon New distillery launches local gin creation

        Whether you like it neat, on the rocks or with a splash of tonic, gin lovers can...

        Nikon D850 goes on holiday: Ultimate shooting joy

        premium_icon Nikon D850 goes on holiday: Ultimate shooting joy

        For photos you would want to frame, this is the camera

        What's On

          What's on the big screen this week

          What's on the big screen this week

          BATTLE epic Midway flies high while thriller lacks scares.

          REVIEW: A cabinet of steampunk wonders took me back in time

          REVIEW: A cabinet of steampunk wonders took me back in time

          Cirque du Soleil’s new show, Kurios, is a wonderful extravaganza.

          Let Bublé’s hits get you in the mood this Valentine’s

          premium_icon Let Bublé’s hits get you in the mood this Valentine’s

          International frontman Rhydian Lewis brings the Canadian star’s biggest hits to...

          Your guide to this year’s Woodford Folk Festival

          premium_icon Your guide to this year’s Woodford Folk Festival

          Hand-picked highlights from bumper program

          Lifestyle

            Heartbreak as koala rescued in bushfires dies

            premium_icon Heartbreak as koala rescued in bushfires dies

            Bushfire rescue: Billy the koala dies after suffering burns

            The education trend sweeping Queensland

            premium_icon The education trend sweeping Queensland

            Homeschooling rates double in Qld over past five years

            Queensland scientists helping to crack viral code

            premium_icon Queensland scientists helping to crack viral code

            Nation’s scientists working together in virus vaccine race

            Where coronavirus evacuees will be sent

            premium_icon Where coronavirus evacuees will be sent

            Coronavirus evacuees from China to be housed at Christmas Island

            Entertainment

              Radio star Abby Coleman has opened up about why she is 'desperate' to get a breast reduction, saying her 10F cup size is impacting her quality of life

              premium_icon Why this star is ‘desperate’ to get a breast reduction

              Abby Coleman reveals why she wants smaller breasts.

              ‘You’ve disappointed a whole nation.’ Music fans unleash fury at Sound Relief organisers for cancelling a concert aimed to raise money for bushfire relief.

              Massive bushfire relief concert cancelled

              Music fans have unleashed fury at Sound Relief organisers.

              Claire Danes turned down the starring role in what ended up being one of the biggest movies of all time — but she has no regrets.

              Why star turned down massive movie role

              Why Claire Danes turned down the starring role in Titanic

              HBO has recreated one of Stephen King’s gripping novels for the small screen, and it’s safe to say viewers are hooked.

              ‘Terrifying’ show getting a lot of buzz

              HBO has recreated one of Stephen King’s gripping novels.

              Real Estate

                A secluded 'treehouse' with Boyne River views from almost every room is on the market.

                premium_icon Boyne Island ‘treehouse’ hits the market

                Special treehouse styled property is on the market.

                They’re a visual blight which deter would-be renters and leading businessman Sarosh Mehta says 'for lease' signs in shop windows must go.

                premium_icon ‘For lease’ signs are bad for business, expert says

                A businessman says 'for lease' signs in shop windows must go.

                Record ‘weekender’ purchase tops hectic weekend of auctions and lightning sales in sought-after Lower Clarence

                premium_icon Victorian couple pay $2.6m for Yamba holiday hideaway

                Record ‘weekender’ purchase tops hectic weekend of auctions

                Jobs

                  If you mention this “worst” word on your resume, it will send alarm bells ringing – and could even kill off your chances completely.

                  Word that’s an automatic ‘career killer’

                  Recruiter reveals the words you should ban from your CV

                  A “retail traineeship” job listing at a NSW post office is causing a stir on social media thanks to one telling line slamming young people.

                  Fury over ‘entitled millennial’ Aussie job ad

                  ’Retail traineeship’ at NSW post office slammed on social media

                  One business is about to kick off the mother of all recruitment drives in pursuit of 110 new staff members over the next 50 days.

                  premium_icon Hotel’s push to find 110 staff in 50 days

                  A hotel is seeking to hire 110 staff in 50 days.

                  Motoring

                    A dangerous section of the Bruce Highway north of Townsville that has claimed three lives in six months, will undergo a $107M upgrade.

                    premium_icon Killer stretch of Bruce Hwy to get $107m upgrade

                    Killer stretch of Bruce Highway to undergo $107M upgrade

                    As kids go back to school, parents are being urged to be extra cautious as new data shows the time of day most accidents occur.

                    Most dangerous time to be on the road

                    The surprise time most accidents occur

                    Kia will launch the Stonic compact SUV later this year.

                    Just the Stonic - little Kia SUV poised to ace growing...

                    Kia will launch the Stonic compact SUV later this year.