Record production and $10bn revenue forecast for QLD LNG

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Coal still has the majority of the Australian energy market share, but gas and...

NOW OPEN: 2021 awards celebrate efforts of CQ businesses

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Nominations are now open to recognise local businesses and their achievements.

FOR THE KIDS: Quest to find Australia's spelling champ

FOR THE KIDS: Quest to find Australia's spelling champ

PM Scott Morrison encourages kids to join the 2021 Spelling Bee

Tradie couple tours Australia after launching mobile business

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Passionate couple service Central Queensland’s regional communities after turning...

Nearly 800 in CQ left waiting for aged care at home

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Close to 600 were deemed to need the two highest levels of care offered.

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Meghan ‘slammed the door’ in Kate’s face days before wedding

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A dress worn by Princess Charlotte led to Meghan Markle slamming a palace door on...

Minister denies toxic office culture

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A state government minister has dismissed reports of bullying in his office after...

Daniel Andrews in ICU after ‘nasty’ fall

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Premier Daniel Andrews was rushed to hospital after taking a “nasty fall” while...

Mum’s crash nightmare drives plea for safety upgrade

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A Palmwoods mother involved in a head-on crash is calling for urgent safety...

Single mum banned from driving for four years

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Dodd-Brown told police she was unaware of her disqualification

Aspiring fire-fighter ‘unable to leave the property’

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A young woman with depression, who aspires to be a fire-fighter, failed to report...

Father’s death led to alcohol issues and homelessness

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A man who has had alcohol issues for the past two decades – since his father died –...

Opinion

    ‘Sacred’ Indigenous landmarks are everyone’s to enjoy

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    Sacred Indigenous sites and landmarks are everyone’s to share

    Prince Harry made the right call

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    Meghan Markle’s Oprah Winfrey Interview: Prince Harry made the right call

    LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Our region has lost a great man

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    Harry Bruce’s cartoon of the day and readers have their say on current events.

    Why Christian Porter should stand down today

    Why Christian Porter should stand down today

    On this International Women’s Day, there could be no more powerful statement to...

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      Juvenile starlet works well in lead-up to $500K race

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      Trainer Kevin Hansen: ‘I really think she has improved since her last win.’

      Meet the little legend who won the crowd at CQ swim meet

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      ‘Ruby’s very much like the club mascot, everyone knows her.’

      GALLERY: 50+ action shots from Regional Rugby Championships

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      Downlands College takes the honours at schoolboys event in Rockhampton.

      Best players Meninga Cup, Connell Challenge round 1

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      Meninga Cup and Connell Challenge round 1 best players

      Council By-Election

        Candidate rallies for skate park, footy facility expansions

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        “It’s been over 15 years since the skate park was initially constructed and it’s...

        Dave Bauer: The mystery man running for Division 3

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        ‘I can bring up a common sense approach to what this town needs.’

        Early voting begins for Division 3 councillor by-election

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        The election will take place on Saturday, March 13.

        Christian Shepherd on his run for Division 3 councillor

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        Mr Shepherd is focused on the cost of living and quality of life.

        National Sport

          Cult cricketer defends Smith’s retirement right

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          Cameron Smith retirement: Cricket great Carl Rackemann defends NRL legend

          ‘Dream come true’: Titans dynamo ready for Origin return

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          AJ Brimson ready to return to State of Origin for Queensland Maroons

          Chauvinistic sport tradition under fire

          Chauvinistic sport tradition under fire

          It’s a custom that almost every sport has been guilty of

          Shayna Jack’s chilling admission to star

          Shayna Jack’s chilling admission to star

          Campbell revealed Jack has had some dark times

          Community

            Shortage of medical specialists in Gladstone

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            General surgery is the only medical specialty not in shortage in Gladstone...

            How popular takeaway went on first day at new CBD site

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            ‘I’ve got great faith in our old clientele and I’m sure they’ll all be back.’

            WATCH: CQ property receives highest rainfall in seven years

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            Family wakes up to a flowing creek through the Central Queensland property.

            UPDATE: Bomb threat at Gladstone school

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            Students were evacuated from the school by police at 10.18am.

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              WHAT’S ON: Sports events not to miss this weekend

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              Everything from rugby to mud racing: When and where you can catch the action.

              ‘Keen as mustard’ to get down and dirty

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              Drivers revving up for CQ Mudsportz twin track meeting.

              NAMED: Who will be key to Capras under-16 campaign

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              Young guns counting down to season kickoff in Cyril Connell Challenge.

              Australia’s first T20 cricket ‘Bash for Cash’ here in Mackay

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              Six team spots left: $50,000 prize pool at inaugural open registration T20 cricket...

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                Ex-miner sues major coal company over black lung diagnosis

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                He worked at the open cut mine in the Bowen Basin between 2005 and 2007.

                Lifestyle

                  Abletts in hospital dash after son’s health scare

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                  Jordan Ablett has revealed more about her son Levi’s health condition

                  ‘Very lucky’: Close call after bogged in croc-infested swamp

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                  Two mates are lucky to have escaped with their lives

                  Modern insights reveal ancient Feng shui secrets

                  Modern insights reveal ancient Feng shui secrets

                  Secrets to the ‘positive energy via placement of household items’

                  SEA CHANGE: Masses leave big smoke to call regional Qld home

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                  Whether they’re trading in the concrete jungle for a seascape or are taking...

                  Entertainment

                    Meghan and Harry share new family photo amid royal fallout

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                    Meghan and Harry share new photo with Archie amid bombshell revelations on Oprah...

                    Zac Efron to trek across Australia

                    Zac Efron to trek across Australia

                    Zac Efron to film second season of Down to Earth across Australia

                    Prince Charles ‘in a state of despair’

                    Prince Charles ‘in a state of despair’

                    “For Prince Harry to say that he felt let down by his father..."

                    Serena’s statement after Meghan interview

                    Serena’s statement after Meghan interview

                    Serena Williams posts lengthy statement after Meghan Markle interview

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                      Beach homeowners circle $2m greener pastures

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                      Real estate agent sees trend of coastal homeowners heading inland

                      Inside the luxury mansions of the Gold Coast

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                      Inside look at the Gold Coast’s biggest mansions

                      How to buy your dream home for less than $20,000

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                        Why man left his six-figure job

                        Why man left his six-figure job

                        How to be Happy: Why life coach James Smith took a pay cut to become a PT

                        How you can apply for one of 70 jobs going in CQ

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                        Applications close for the traineeships, which require no prior experience, on...

                        1.5 million Aussies set to lose their jobs

                        1.5 million Aussies set to lose their jobs

                        Automation to gut 1.5 million jobs from Australia

                        Motoring

                          Drink driver was on way to pub to pick up family member

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                          He knew he would be over the legal alcohol limit, but still got behind the wheel.

                          Fast looks but this SUV fails to live up to the exterior hype

                          Fast looks but this SUV fails to live up to the exterior...

                          While the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross is better the old model, this compact SUV is...

                          Hyundai’s sporty new small car

                          Hyundai’s sporty new small car

                          The South Korean brand is developing quite a reputation