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Tue 19 Mar 2019

Surprise strategy to ‘supercharge’ Coast

premium_icon Surprise strategy to ‘supercharge’ Coast

An ambitious plan to ‘super charge’ the Gold Coast’s greenery has been revealed. It’ll cost a five-figure sum and will see bees brought into the suburbs.

Minister says security increase will tackle transport woes

premium_icon Minister says security increase will tackle transport woes

Queensland Transport Minister Mark Bailey has hit back at a Sunshine Coast MP's questions about "dodgy” fare evasion tactics.

Simple way to avoid annoying mozzies

Simple way to avoid annoying mozzies

As the rain continues in parts of Australia, experts warn we could have a longer mozzie season than normal. But this hack might save your skin.

Apple unveils surprise product

premium_icon Apple unveils surprise product

Apple’s chief executive Tim Cook has revealed the tech giant’s latest product with an unprecedented move, so what’s so special about these tablets?

$39 Bunnings item flying off shelves

$39 Bunnings item flying off shelves

Aussie shoppers are raving about this bargain product after it received heaps of praise online for it’s incredible cleaning power.

'Heavens open' with bang for lollipop saint Ted Pretty

premium_icon 'Heavens open' with bang for lollipop saint Ted Pretty

WITH a cheeky grin as big as his heart, Ted Pretty loved nothing more to see children cracking up over one of his daily jokes.

Mon 18 Mar 2019

30 kitchen hacks to change your life

premium_icon 30 kitchen hacks to change your life

FROM stopping food from rotting to how to roast a chicken evenly, here are the ultimate kitchen hacks that’ll change your life – experts and novices included.

What would have chomped on a creature like this?

What would have chomped on a creature like this?

What’s worse than coming across a great white shark while you’re diving for abalone?

Simple way mum saved $1500

Simple way mum saved $1500

A BUSY Queensland mum has revealed how she saved a whopping $1500 in just one month — and it’s so easy, you could do it too.

‘She was starved - she was skin and bone’

premium_icon ‘She was starved - she was skin and bone’

A Brisbane dog rescuer has told how a group of volunteers are rescuing abused and neglected dogs from pounds and helping them win ‘doggy Gold Lotto’.

SURVEY: Seven out of 10 drivers afraid of driverless cars

SURVEY: Seven out of 10 drivers afraid of driverless cars

Car companies say believe this technology is all important and essential to the future of civilisation but the general public doesn’t want it for this big reason.

‘I didn’t put my baby down for 7 months’

‘I didn’t put my baby down for 7 months’

A new mother was so crippled by anxiety she couldn’t put her bub down for months — but it had terrible consequences.

Dan and Steph share their secret strawberry tart recipe

premium_icon Dan and Steph share their secret strawberry tart recipe

The combination of strawberry and basil is one we love to use regularly.

The perfect car for dog owners

The perfect car for dog owners

A reader wants a new version of her hugely spacious Holden Commodore wagon to cart two dogs long distances. With large wagons practically extinct today, we evaluate...

How Mars inspired driverless cars

How Mars inspired driverless cars

Future autonomous vehicles promise a lot, says Nissan’s ex-NASA man Maarten Serhuis, but still will need a driver.

Lewis Hamilton among first in electric-powered family SUV

Lewis Hamilton among first in electric-powered family SUV

Busted for hooning in high-performance Mercedes-AMGs, F1 champ steers clear of trouble in Tesla-fighting electric SUV.

This is Australia’s benchmark dual-cab ute

This is Australia’s benchmark dual-cab ute

Dual-cab utes are going more upmarket and so are the prices, but Mitsubishi’s updated workhorse lets you have all the bells and whistles at an affordable price.

Who can actually park here?

Who can actually park here?

We’ve all thought about parking in one of these spots without a pram — and some of us have. But can you actually get in trouble for it?

MYTH OR LEGEND: The phantom sailor of Armit Island

premium_icon MYTH OR LEGEND: The phantom sailor of Armit Island

It all started on a solitary island with a shrill cry in the middle of the night.

Toddler takes first steps thanks to stranger's kind act

premium_icon Toddler takes first steps thanks to stranger's kind act

Every parent anticipates their child's milestones, but one such occasion has given a local family a much bigger reason to celebrate.

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