Restricted parking, fines, to take effect at The Valley

Unlimited parking at Gladstone Square (the Valley shopping centre) has come to an end with new parking restrictions to come into effect in July

Unlimited parking at Gladstone Square has come to an end

Tough new ID laws for Gladstone pub and club-goers

Regardless of your age, don't forget your ID this weekend.

Tug boats collision probe launched after $500K damage

THE Tug ship Kullaro in the marina.

Investigation launched into tug boat collision.






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Horn trainer wants to share title dream with fighter

Glenn Rushton doesn't need money. His seven-bedroom mansion in the Brisbane suburb of Stretton is proof of that.

Champ afraid to pull trigger, says Horn

JEFF Horn looked Manny Pacquiao dead in the eye and declared the world welterweight champ was still traumatised by a knockout loss in 2012.

Pac Man to fight fire with fire, says trainer Roach

Freddie Roach says Sunday's WBO world welterweight title fight between Manny Pacquiao and Jeff Horn will be an explosive battle which won't go the distance.

Police bust nervous teen trying to buy 'pingers, MDMA and LSD'

POLICE caught him trying to buy drugs, but that's not all he was guilty for.

School student charged over phone rage

The teen grabbed the victim's phone and began to read the texts messages. Then she started yelling...

Accused Gladstone teen, 19 to face trial over alleged photographs

The alleged offending of a 19-year-old man involved photos of a child on a mobile phone.

JOBS: Adani recruiting to fill dozens of positions

JOBS: Many jobs are up for grabs, with positions available in Townsville and Bowen.

It's just the beginning, according to Adani.

QAL in the running for state-wide training award

Queensland Alumina Limited is a finalist in the Queensland Training Awards for Large Employer of the Year.

'Invaluable': QAL finalist in major state award

A strong move of steel for Gladstone company

NEW LOCATION: There will be a bigger scrap metal facility in Gladstone next week.

'Significantly larger': iconic Gladstone company moves premises

Water board calls for help from community

COMMUNITY MEETING: The Gladstone Area Water Board held a community consultation day to discuss issues with community representatives.

'Fair dinkum': people gather to help water board

Apprenticeships going at BSL

Year 10 Gladstone State High School student Kieran Marcus with BSL general manager Joe Rea.

BSL is recruiting for its 2018 Apprenticeship Program

Ben & Co’s inspiring story to fill gap in community

BEN Hunter beams as he bakes and sells an impressive range of muffins, biscuits and slices at local markets.

You're approved to receive the NDIS - now what?

ONCE you've been approved to get the NDIS, here's what will happen.

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.

80s blackout phone speeds up region's power outage

Gladstone local, Thelma Silver saves the day with her analogue blackout phone from 1983

Vital Queensland service needs your help

THEY help 40,000 people by providing more than 140 services.

Arrival of NDIS, community called to act on 'social responsibility'

GCLA guest speaker Peter Rowe and his facilitator Tracy Wiggins

GCLA launches newest social enterprise and discusses NDIS arrival

10 free activities your kids can do these school holidays

Tons of free activities for your kids are on offer in Gladstone these school holidays.

Tons of activities for your kids are on offer these school holidays

CQ man fighting for his life after Sunday morning crash

Bo Oliffe is on life support after a car crash on Sunday morning.

Outgoing, adventurous and humorous man on life support

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Bundy mum blogging to get families offline

A BUNDABERG mum is on a mission to help parents and children take a breather from social media.

Take luxury food, wine tour around Toowoomba

FOODIE CULTURE: Emily Moon (left) and Cheryse Bliesner with the Hummer used for Toowoomba's Luxury Food and Wine Tour.

It is designed to highlight the best produce the region has to offer

Country music stars coming to Ipswich

Ipswich will get it's country on when The Country Superstars Tribute Show hits town on Friday, June 30 at Brothers Leagues Club.

A UNIQUE tribute show will bring a bit of country into the city.

Shoes make difference to kids in Zambia

MANY SHOES: Toowoomba Grammar School's Adrian Irwin and Fairholme College's Libby Stumer with shoes collected for children in Zambia.

Students are making a difference, creating a new project

Is Bali escapee in Pattaya?

Bali jail escapee turned international fugitive Shaun Davidson is more likely to be hiding out in south east Asia than Europe or the Middle East, where he reportedly checked in on one of his five Facebook accounts. Picture: Supplied

Thai resort city is fugitive capital of the world.

Victorian Police confirm Pell charges

George Pell gives evidence at the Royal Commission.

Cardinal Pell to appear in court July18

Cardinal Pell to be charged

Australian cardinal George Pell reads a statement to reporters as he leaves the Quirinale hotel after meeting members of the Australian group of relatives and victims of priestly sex abuses, in Rome, Thursday, March 3, 2016. Pell, Pope Francis' top financial adviser, gave evidence for a fourth and final day to the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse from a Rome hotel conference room a short distance from the Vatican. (AP Photo/Riccardo De Luca)

Victorian police are set to charge Australian Cardinal over child sex...

Humpback whale spotted off Fraser Is, along with some sharks

It started with a massive splash only a majestic humpback whale can make.

Hot new VW Polo GTI boosts engine size and power

POWER UP: A new 2.0-litre turbo engine good for 147kW will find its way into the next generation Polo GTI hot hatch

147kW turbo Polo GTI due in early 2018

Surf brand creates fashion with an environmental benefit

ENVIRONMENTALLY SUSTAINABLE: Byron Bay model Montana Lower sporting Salt Gypsy women's surf wear.

Quality wear with minimal environmental impact

New stalls set to arrive at BAM markets

DAY OUT: BAM promises to be a great day out for all ages.

BAM and the region's popular markets are back again

Macca's now offering table delivery service and UberEats

A woman received her barista made coffee in the TV ad.

"We want to be a part of people’s everyday lives and choices"

Caffeine and obesity link will make you order a double

It is thought to target the 'lazy' part of an obese person's brain.

Unfinished game raises over $130 million in sales

A video game that puts 100 players into a violent battle royal has already sold more than four million copies and it isn’t even close to polished

Paddington Bear creator Michael Bond dead aged 91

Paddington Bear.

Duffel-coated bear became an international superstar

Adele concert tours are no more: Star quits life on the road

After a mammoth world tour, Adele hints she may never hit the road again.

Adele’s heartbreaking note to fans on final night of world tour.

MOVIE REVIEW: The House wins for Ferrell

Jason Mantzoukas, Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler in a scene from The House.

Will Ferrell finally crank outs a decent comedy after two duds.

REVEALED: Unexpected jump in number of homes sold this month

Number of homes sold doubles in one month.

Agent judged among the world's best

Century 21 on Duporth principal Damien Said with team members Ryan Tomlinson, Jamie Smith, Kristie Cannon, Andrew Richardson and Sarah Beckman at the Maroochydore office.

Sunshine Coast real estate agent named in world-wide group's top 25

Island caretaker has weeks to live, abandons paradise

St Bees managing director Phil Webb, has been struck with illness and it has prompted the sale of the island.

His health has deteriorated in the past couple of months

Prime CBD site sold as laneway culture progresses

The Longs building Ruthven Street has been purchased by a group of investors to be renovated into a series of shops/eateries.  June 2017

How investors and council plan to transform the Toowoomba CBD

Gateway opens to $3b Coast mega estate

VISION: An artist's impression of the Palmview development 'Harmony' and its linear park.

New road provides link from the past to the future

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How it took 2000 applications to get a job on Sunshine Coast

TOUGH GIG: It took Matt Collins 2000 job applications before he found a job.

Valuable tips for those feeling lost in the job search.

Qld Budget 2017: Six billion dollar push for 22,000 jobs

Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt, watched by Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, speaks during a press conference at Parliament House in Brisbane, Tuesday, June 13, 2017. Mr Pitt will hand down the 2017-18 budget for the state, his third.

Six billion will be spent to fund 22,000 jobs in Qld

Regional jobs program to be expanded in budget

Support for regional jobs will feature in Tuesday's Queensland budget.

Regional jobs program to be expanded

Anger at Aurizon ad as jobs go in Gladstone

An Aurizon protest in Rockhampton.

Company rejects 'lousy' treatment claims

Adani: Yes it's a coal mine, but it's jobs we need

This bumper sticker has been increasingly appearing in Townsville, in the midst of environmental protests against the Adani mine. Picture: Chris McMahon

Company has been mired in a bitter protest war

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Sub-$50,000 Jaguar SUV confirmed for later this year

COMPACT JOY: Set to boost Jaguar’s SUV line-up, the compact E-Pace will rival the likes of BMW’s X1, Audi’s Q3 and the Range Rover Evoque with a sub-$50k price tag.

The most affordable Jaguar ever confirmed for Australia

Toyota offers a bright orange 86 special edition track toy

No extra engine power, but Toyota's limited edition 86 should be a better track toy with bigger brakes and improved suspension. It's quite bright, too.

Toyota offering 60 special 86s with improved brakes and suspension

MY18 Subaru XV small SUV road test and review

OFF THE BEATEN TRACK: The new MY18 Subaru XV offers a Toyota Prado-matching 220mm of ground clearance plus a smart X-Mode for traction on slippery surfaces. It starts from $27,990 before on-roads.

A small SUV with serious off-road clout? Enter Subaru's new XV

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