History

Thu 21 Jun 2018

It's been 90 years since Smithy's historic flight

It's been 90 years since Smithy's historic flight

THE anniversary of an historically significant event involving Ballina passed by quietly last week.

Thu 14 Jun 2018

Toowoomba's Indiana Jones digs up a confronting past

Toowoomba's Indiana Jones digs up a confronting past

HE HAS has helicoptered into remote destinations, lived for months with traditional native societies and held rock art dating back up to 28,000 years.

Wed 13 Jun 2018

FLASHBACK: Boyne Valley settlers made tracks over old trails

FLASHBACK: Boyne Valley settlers made tracks over old trails

"The road over the range from Many Peaks to Monto is actually an Aboriginal pathway.”

Sun 10 Jun 2018

Famous circus founder buried in Gladstone

Famous circus founder buried in Gladstone

A doctor advised him to have a rest in the country so he chose to take a holiday in Gladstone

Sat 19 May 2018

Historian bemoans grave situation at Gladstone Cemetery

Historian bemoans grave situation at Gladstone Cemetery

Paulette Flint has serious concerns about the state of some of Gladstone's headstones.

Tue 1 May 2018

Murder and mayhem: The dark past of Mackay's forgotten jail

premium_icon Murder and mayhem: The dark past of Mackay's forgotten jail

Quiet suburban neighbour was once the stomping ground of killers

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