Gladstone man's massive gold find claim, needs mining giant

BIG FIND: Explorer Jeff Harris clams he's found 'a lost Dutch settlement' in the countryside of Western Australia.

GLADSTONE man needs cashed-up investors after claiming he found gold

BOM, storm chasers: Rain to intensify from Sunday

RIDGE building up along Gladstone's coast to bring days of rain.

Popular business man deeply regrets selling his name

Len Smith is now enjoying retirement after years of running the business.

WELL-KNOWN Gladstone man regrets selling his name with his business.






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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.

Don’t go chasing waterfalls…find them on these drives!

The Scenic Rim is just one place nearby that you'll love.

BRISBANE isn’t all bright lights and city slickers.

Science Festival seriously awesome

Don't miss the World Science Festival Brisbane!

CALLING everyone who wants to see something totally cool.

Drink where the cool kids do this summer

There are a bunch of new bars open in Brisbane, make sure you're there!

CHECK out these new funky bars.

Discover Brisbane’s laneway gems

Brisbane's laneways will surprise you.

NOT all of Brisbane City is as it seems…

Top five things to experience this summer in Brisbane

Tangalooma is amazing if you're keen for a dive, kayak or swim.

THIS summer get out and explore your capital city.

Your boots are made for walking these tours

Brisbane Greeters tours are a great way to learn the local history of the city.

YOU don’t need a bike or bus for a seriously good tour of Brisbane.

Owner finds Gladstone man living under home, police arrive

THE MAN will be forced to pay hundreds of dollars he doesn't have.

'Moment of weakness': Man has sex with underage girl at church group

A COURT heard the Gladstone man experienced "a moment of weakness” when he had sex with a 15-year-old girl.

Mum gave away his tools as punishment, then he broke the law

HE WENT on an extraordinary mission to get his tools back.

'Happy medium': How penalty rate cuts will affect Gladstone businesses

PAY CUTS: MIePLACE Nightclub owner Aodhan McCann says Sunday penalty rate cuts won't make much difference.

But another industry leaders says there aren't any "real winners”

Industry heavyweights rejected, business loses $200K job

COMING: Efficient batteries for storing the energy created by rooftop solar panels look like a game changer.

INDUSTRY heavyweights backed it, but a Brisbane-based company won.

Locals excited with huge project to create $1b for industry

The site of Rookwood Weir.

PROJECT worth hundreds of millions to create $1 billion of industry.

Gladstone's 20 cheapest properties on the market, all under $150K

DIRT CHEAP: 5/239 Sun Valley Rd, Kin Kora is selling for $140,000

PROPERTY sellers drop prices as houses and units sell for bargains.

YOUR SAY: Report delivers bad news for Gladstone shoppers

SPENDING DOWN: Gladstone residents are holding onto their money.

Inaugural NAB Customer Spending Behaviours report released.

ATO tries to shut down popular Gladstone business

TAX OFFICE: The ATO has moved to shut down Len Smith Carpet Court. 


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JOBS on the line at a Gladstone business as the ATO moves to shut it

'A farce': Anger as Gladstone jobs program dropped

HE'S NOW refusing to apply for future money, as a protest boycott.

'Paint the Port': Artists of all ages invited to competition

TALENT: Ping Carlyon won the Open Category in last year's competition with her entry 'Hello Gladstone Port'.

Gladstone Ports Corporation to run art competition for all ages.

'Naked steaming eyes': you will be screaming for more

ROCKING ON: The Screaming Jets will have the Gladstone crowd screaming for more when they perform on Saturday at Harvey Road Tavern from 8pm.

'Naked steaming eyes': global band arrives on Saturday

STAY INSIDE: 32 snake bites in 52 days

Hospital figures show 32 people have been bitten by snakes in Central Queensland this year.

What you need to do if you're bitten

BREAKING: Huge Aussie music duo coming to CQ

The audience during Peking Duk's show.

Australian music duo announce Rockhampton and Gladstone shows.

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REVIEW: Under the Gun doco looks at right to bear arms

WOULD you ever carry your baby and a semi-automatic gun to the shops?

Messing with your head

MIND BLOWN: What could be weirder than the realisation that we have another completely separate brain and nervous system than the one originating in our heads?

Fascinating connection between your gut and your brain

Sir Elton John coming to Mackay: What you need to know

Sir Elton will come to Mackay and Cairns in September.

Tickets to the concert go on sale on March 14

MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT: Global superstar to rock Mackay in 2017

A major concert is set to rock Mackay this year.

Mackay, Cairns to host world's biggest superstars Sir Elton John

Chaos as kitchen fire breaks out

Emergency service attended a small kitchen fire at a house on Goondoon Street which was extinguished before they arrived.

Emergency service attended a small kitchen fire at a house on Goondoon Street which...

Green Day's American Idiot The Musical

Chris Cheney of The Living End stars in the Australian production of Green Days musical American Idiot at Brisbane's QPAC Theatre.

Two of Australia's biggest music legends, Chris Cheney of The Living End and Phil...

Reef 2 Beach Longboard Classic

Warming up for the Reef 2 Beach Longboard Classic this weekend at Agnes Water.

Warming up for the Reef 2 Beach Longboard Classic this weekend at Agnes Water.

All aboard the love boat

Newlyweds Matthew and Christine Moore tie the knot aboard P&O Pacific Jewel Cruise Ship in Gladstone.

Newlyweds Matthew and Christine Moore tie the knot aboard P&O Pacific Jewel Cruise...

Closing down sale frenzy

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BARGAIN: Gladstone's bargain hunters are out in numbers.

New rescue helicopter follow's Don's life-saving tradition

DON Moffatt spent years helping save lives through LifeFlight and now the new helicopter that bears his name has begun following in his footsteps.

WATCH: Toowoomba amputee takes first steps

Richard Brumby takes his first steps.

He uses bars as an aid while he’s learning to walk again

Ban devices in the bedroom: the plea to keep kids safe

Primary school age children can be easily targeted by online predators.

Primary school aged girls and boys being asked to send naked pics

White's right for a Hamptons look

The easy elegance of the Hamptons can be incorporated into any home.

Relax into a classic style

The quick hack that can help keep your kids safe online

Computer hacker stealing data from a laptop concept for network security, identity theft and computer crime

An easy, free way to protect all of your internet connections

Un-American tale makes Lion weakest link in Oscars line-up

PSYCHOLOGY researchers find US films and actors most likely to win accolades at the Oscars.

Living End, Grinspoon stars hit stage for American Idiot

Chris Cheney of The Living End stars in the Australian production of Green Days musical American Idiot at Brisbane's QPAC Theatre.

TAKE a look behind the scenes of Green Day's American Idiot musical

Samuel L Jackson dismisses La La Land ahead of Oscars

Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone in a scene from the movie La La Land.

Hollywood actor and Oscars voter says Denzel should win top gong

The trick homeowners are using to buy more properties

Chantelle Subritzky leaves her home each week for Airbnb guests.

Queenslanders are going down this path to help pay their mortgages

Stunning home blends South Pacific beauty with Orient style

Immaculate residence with two outdoor living areas

$140k damage: landlord says property trashed, contaminated

He had what he calls "the tenants from hell"

Submarine, buses and 3000 tyres removed in $100K clean up

The list of things removed from this property is beyond astonishing

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Business 'blown away' after 140 people apply for one job

A total 140 people applied for a casual receptionist position at Harrup Park.

Jobseekers up against the odds for some positions

REVEALED: 38 new CQ projects to deliver 229 jobs

Construction cranes on the Mooloolaba skyline.

There are 11 projects to be funded in Woorabinda

$40m Sunny Queen expansion means cracking new jobs

NOW OPEN: Minister for State Development Dr Anthony Lynham, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, Sunny Queen Australia managing director John O'Hara and Ipswich Mayor Paul Pisasale at the grand opening of the new $40 million manufacturing facility in Carole Park.

'Egg-cellent' investment will be a boost for local economy

No time to respond to job applicants? Google CEO does.

Girl, 7, delighted to get personal response from Google boss

South dominates manufacturing grants applications

State Development Minister Anthony Lynham praised Maryborough's Downer Rail.

Most manufacturing grants applications from southern Queensland

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Game changer: Toyota C-HR small SUV road test and review

EDGY: The C-HR has been launched priced from $26,990, Toyota revealing a new style direction for its late but eagerly awaited entry to the crucial small SUV segment.

Toyota smashes the small SUV segment in style

Mercedes-Benz's premium ute hits Australian shores

PREMIUM CHOICE: Mercedes' striking new 4x4 double cab ute, due to go on sale here in 2018, does some Australian off-road testing before hitting our showrooms.

All-new Mercedes 4WD double-cab will go on sale next year

Toyota's new small SUV C-HR arrives priced from $26,990

NEW DIRECTION: 2WD manual version of the all-new C-HR small SUV can be had for $26,990 before on-roads, with an auto version from $28,990

Small SUV a style breakthrough for Toyota

All-new Range Rover Velar SUV confirmed

PHOTO TEASE: New Velar will be the fourth Range Rover SUV in the line-up, slotting in between the Evoque and Sport models and should cost around $75,000.

Fourth Range Rover SUV to be officially shown on March 1

Mazda recalls yet another vehicle...

The Mazda BT-50, sold between October 21, 2011, and December 3, 2012, are being recalled.

The Mazda BT-50 has now been recalled.

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