Search on for Curtis Island, CQ shutdown workers

WALZ Group is searching for tradies for upcoming shutdowns at two Curtis Island LNG sites and throughout Queensland.

Walz Group has kicked off an EOI for upcoming work.

LNP to bid for Townsville State of Origin match

ORIGIN VENUE?: The $250 million North Queensland Stadium project will deliver an iconic, 25,000 seat regional stadium in Townsville in time for the 2020 NRL season.

STATE Opposition Leader Tim Nicholls makes election promise.

WATCH: Former Tannum student's quirky handshake ritual goes viral

Quirky way to enter the classroom goes viral.

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Woolworths thief told she's dressed inappropriately

Gladstone woman dressed inappropriately in court steals from supermarket, gives police a fake name

'Until the day you die': No turning back for Gladstone teen

'This will stay on your history until the day you die.'

Man calls ex-girlfriend nearly 1000 times in 13 hours

Man tries to call ex-partner nearly 1000 times within 13 hours

The $100b bill costing Gladstone businesses

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Most Gladstone businesses think compliance costs have risen.

CQ rail giant bows out of freight business

Aurizon will offer voluntary redundancies to 25 Wide Bay employees.

Aurizon will offload its general freight business.

How to hurt your career prospects with a single email

"It actually decrease perceptions of competence."

Reef access addressed as major tourism concern

DON'T LET IT FADE: Agnes Water needs help to boost tourism.

Tourism drop a key focus at general meeting today.

Apprentice is a quick learner with GAGAL

MENTOR OPPORTUNITY: Clint Doherty and final year apprentice Jakob Leeson from Monadelphous.

Apprentices learn fast with support from the industry and GAGAL.

Companies should give 'green' job seekers a chance, experts say

Gladstone Regional Job Network founder Tim Elliott wants to see more "green" job hunters hired in Gladstone.

Experts are calling in businesses to hire 'green' job hunters.

Six projects, park upgrades to get nod at meeting

BIG BUDGET: Barney Point Park will receive the most funds from the council's proposed upgrades to six parks.

Gladstone Regional Council is expected to approve six park upgrades.

Local hero nominated for prestigious award

STRENGTH: Nicole Lowe does Crossfit training almost every day to keep fit for her job.

Tannum Sands life saver is up for two awards.

Local arts legend is taking a step back but not out

A LIFE IN THE ARTS: Jeannine Butler, excited to support the cultural benefits enriching the lives of youth.

Jeannine Butler is cutting back on theatre commitments.

A fun event with a serious message

CASH FOR CAUSE: Tash Peckett and Lisa Limpus do their bit for the Treadmill Challenge.

Anytime Fitness Biloela steps up to support charity.

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Jemma's bewitching voice

Wicked musical theatre star Jemma Rix has released her debut solo album.

This laughter yoga video will have you in fits of giggles

BEST MEDICINE: Karen Flannery is spreading happiness through laughter throughout Hervey Bay.

New members needed for a laughing good time

Dancers show off skills at Toowoomba Eisteddfod

Milla Rowbotham and Rebecca Gill from All Star Dance Academy .Toowoomba Eisteddfod, Empire Theatre. August 2017

Poems and dances dominated the 72nd City of Toowoomba Eisteddfod

New York Slice has best news for Toowoomba

New York Slice is coming to Toowoomba.

It's one of the most popular pizza franchises in the state

Johann Ofner on Australia's Ninja Warrior

Johann Ofner celebrates on Ninja Warrior

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Paedophile priest Gerald Ridsdale

The disgraced priest giving evidence at the Royal Commission into child sexual abuse.

Priest facing sex charges over 11 more victims.

Hooked on Whale

Whale watching doesn't get much better than this off the Coffs Coast.

Fishing trip for Glenn Brasen and son Nicholas caught more than they bargained.

Huawei Watch 2: Don't throw away your phone just yet

HUAWEI doesn’t want you to throw away your phone just yet – but you won’t need one to make calls on Australia’s first 4G SIM-enabled smart watch.

Wedding joy brightens dying man's last days

Ash and Renae Hunter on their wedding day with family (from left to right) Trinity, 7, Kaylah, 9, Jai, 1, Tayesah, 12, (holding Jacob, 9 months) and Hannah, 2.

Within four hours, the couple was married

Angry fiancee slams $2k ring when he earns 'six figures'

The Mumsnet user confessed to thinking the ring was 'small' and said she thought he would have spent more on such an important piece of jewellery.

She wasn’t blown away by the “small” ring he had chosen.

Instagram's superfit mum gets real with post

Revie's candid Instagram post shows her body one month post-partum (middle picture). Picture: Instagram

Crossfit trainer Revie Jane Schulz has told mums “it is OK to cry'

How a Coast micro gardener is transforming lives

MICRO GARDENER: Anne Gibson is helping transform people's lives by teaching them how to grow their own food in tiny spaces.

Desert-like balcony, too much shade, no outdoor space, no problem

Our children are making suicide plans

Young people are feeling depressed.

Young people feeling depressed, say group

Don't split hairs! Pimped pooch is a good boy

Toowoomba standard poodle Conradsits calmly as he is prepared ahead of competition at the Ekka.

Ekka poodle Conrad is no bitch

Fancy a head full of Coldplay on Samsung VR?

Coldplay fans will be able to enjoy the supergroup's A Head Full of Dreams Tour live in virtual reality from Chicago’s Soldier Field on Friday.

CMC ROCKS: Organisers reveal 2018 festival dates

CMC Rocks will return to Willowbank in March, 2018.

Country music fans mark these dates in your calendar

MOVIE REVIEW: Cinderella story classic comedy of errors

Toni Collette in a scene from the movie Madame.

EVERY time Toni Collette does comedy, a fairy takes flight.

Nikki responds to rumours she’s now dating Richie

Nikki Gogan, Richie Strahan and Alex Nation on The Bachelor.

Bachelor runner-up has responded to rumours she’s now dating Richie.

Council's hot property at Agnes set to go under the hammer

GOING, GOING: Gladstone Regional Council will auction off two town houses at Agnew Water.

Units once built for council workers up for sale.

Developer tears up couple's contract for new home

Jade and Edward Roberts were stung by the sunset clause on the first day of their honeymoon.

The developer has the right to do this under the sunset clause

Reports of Ibrahim family connections to farm and food hub

John Ibrahimat Bluesfest 2012.

REPORTS circulate colourful Sydney family have investments on the NR

Stunning, heritage-listed Coast home going under the hammer

STUNNING: Buderim House, a stunning heritage-listed Queenslander estate, is going to auction.

Coast home that played host to royalty is set for auction

How to nail that job interview

Congratulations on landing a job interview - now it is time to nail it.

Impress with some simple preparation

Dream crushed as 'no one wants to hire a foreigner'

Suzan Aliny.. "My children are very sad to leave their school already."

Skilled migrant speaks out about employment difficulties

$200,000 job goes begging, snapped up by foreign workers

Shotcreter Chris McKervey lines tunnels with concrete spray and gets paid upwards of $200K a year.

A lack of local workers means top-paying jobs are going begging

The boom is over, so what's bringing people to Gladstone?

A Gladstone development advocate has suggested the city could become an import-export freight hub for northern Australia.

New migration data reveals those moving away from and into Gladstone

How every job in Australia is going to change

The future of work: how your job will change by 2030

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What's hot and what's not in motoring for 2017

The Ford Mustang is still hot property.

The state of play in the motoring industry.

OUTRAGEOUS! How angry drivers rule our roads

Road rage is a major problem for Australian drivers.

Shocking acts of road rage caught on film.

Best performance car buys for one-track minds

Sharee Warren with the Toyota 86, a popular offering which starts from just above $30K.

Want a bargain performance car? Here's the best buys.

ROAD TEST: Renault Clio Zen is compact, chic and classy

The 2017 Renault Clio in Zen specification.

Fashionable little hatch offers fun and style.

Driver in amputation crash appeals jail term, driving ban

The men wanted to go to Mackay but the driver crashed on a motorway.

Back off, his friend said. It'll be right, driver replied.

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