Telstra responds to Gympie internet criticism

RESPONSE TO CRITICISM: Telstra have responded to customers criticism of their services in the Gympie area.

Telstra responds to Gympie NBN service criticism

Gympie producers among those recognised at awards

QUALITY FIRST: Slow Food Noosa president Ericka Hackett with Peter Kuruvita of Noosa Beach House

Producers from the Gympie Region earn the Snail of Approval






8 things you didn't know you could do at North Straddie

NORTH Stradbroke Island is the perfect getaway whether you plan to stay for a day, a week or even a month.

A whisky-lover's blurprint to Brisbane's best bars

Check out The Gresham for some old-school fine drops.

SCOTCH, Whiskey and Whisky; it all gets a bit confusing.

Your guide to the best Brisbane markets

Enjoy the beautiful offerings of one of Brisbane's many markets.

WHO doesn’t love a good market!?

Ain’t no mountain high enough

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Brisbane's dishing up the mountain-hiking goods!

Our six art gallery picks for a creative day out

Queensland's Gallery of Modern Art always has a fun, exciting and interesting exhibition on show for the whole family to enjoy.

YOU'D be mistaken in thinking Brisbane wasn't an arty city.

Six hideaway bars to escape winter chill

The Gresham's charm will win you over before your first sip.

THESE are the perfect places to hang this winter.

Brisbane's arts and culture events centre stage

You loved the film, now you're about to love the musical. Don't miss The Bodyguard The Musical in Brisbane this July.

THE arts and culture events you don't want to miss.

FIGHT PRIZE: Win tickets to see Horn take on Pacquiao

IT'S the fight of the century – or so boxing promoters are calling it - and now you and a friend could be at Suncorp Stadium to see the Battle of Brisbane.

Boxing great gives Horn a chance of causing upset

Ray Wheatley sees no reason why Brisbane underdog Jeff Horn can't write his own page of history with a win over all-time great Manny Pacquiao on Sunday, July 2.

Horn is no ordinary Joe despite US commentators' slip-up

US boxing commentators are writing off Joe Horn ... err Jeff Horn ... against Manny Pacquaio

Five tips to prepare for the NDIS

WHETHER the NDIS is rolling out in your region tomorrow, in six months or in a year, you need to start getting ready now.

When the NDIS is rolling out at your place

THE National Disability Insurance Scheme launched in July 2013 and continues to roll out region by region across the country.

Creating your first plan

YOUR first plan is the start of a lifelong relationship with the NDIS.

Why this could be best flu buster in winter

This might just be the best defense for our elderly against the winter flu.

'Traumatised': Young family's 4WD plunges into deep water

4WD comes unstuck on sand bar at Double Island Point.

Kids in back as 4WD plunges into water ad Double Island Point

Diver encounters 23 sharks in one spot: Why they're converging

STUNNING: A dive at Rainbow Beach's Wolf Rock on the weekend gave divers an up-close encounter with more than 20 sharks.

Unseasonably high water temp, rain and ocean currents need vigilance

Cochrane jersey is cream of the crop

WINNER: Chad Parker, Ashley Sippel, Darrin Grevett and Kelvin Cochrane with Supreme Dairy Cow Miss Comerica Coralea.

Supreme dairy cow unveiled at the Show

Drunk woman crashed into oncoming car

The woman refused to have her breath tested for alcohol.

Alcohol fuels wild ride through town

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Which Gympie region school is getting a visit from the Kops?

The Queensland Police Pipes and Drums have performed at the world famous Edinburgh Military Tattoo and now, they're coming to a school near you. Which one?

Karaoke and burgers a hit out Widgee way

SISTER ACT: Sisters Bec and Britney Holt had time to shine at the Widgee Karaoke and Burgers night.

Spotlight on Widgee talent

Bromeliads bring 'friends' together

FRIENDLY GET-TOGETHER: Dick Wheatley (left), Greg Plate and Linda Percival chat about their favourite plant at the May meeting of Bromeliad Friendship Group.

Bromedliad group meets

Young Kandanga artist shines at art fest

FLUORESCENT: Stunning UV paintings created by Kandanga artist Holly Hughes (inset) will be on display at the Mary Valley Art Festival.

Mary Valley set for underwater experience.

Losses in the 'millions' for Gympie, T'ba investors

MILLIONS: Gympie and Toowoomba investors have lost fortunes in a property firm collapse, one has claimed.

Fortunes lost as investments liquidated

Take a walk through history and fine arts

ALADDIN'S CAVE: Kilkivan Fine Art & Antiques in Barter St, Gympie is a treasure trove of history and priceless memories.

Antique store a walk down memory lane

Awesome jerky strikes again

Luke and Katherine King from Kilkivan Meats have taken their Awesome Beef Jerky to Sydney and come back with second-place trophies in the annual Mr Chilli competition.

Beef jerky gets trophy in prestigious national competition.

Kandanga couple sink into smart future

Kandanga entrepreneurs Craig and Leslie Hanson with their smart sink.

Kandanga couple bring innovative idea back to life.

Future is green for Gympie family's $30m RV empire

ALWAYS GREEN: Jack Green has helped his father turn a small car business into an Australian success.

Father and son driving business into new era.

A glimpse into Gympie's history

Early view of Mary St, Gympie, in 1868. Negative 36312.

A glimpse into Gympie's history as we approach the 150th celebrations.

Samsung's The Frame turns television into art

The launch of The Frame by Samsung.

The Frame, by Samsung, promises to bring art to a whole new generation. The new...

Gap Road motorcycle crash scene

The scene of the crash on Gap Road, Cedar Pocket.

The crash scene on Gap Road, where a young motorcyclist was tragically killed on...

Fenech says Horn will win

Boxers pose with the WBO World Championship belt.

Jeff Fenech says Jeff Horn has done everything he needs to be World Champion.

Cancer patient to lose his farm

Owen Trigoning to lose farm at Imbil.

Cancer patient to lose his farm

Owen Trigoning too lose his farm over council dispute.

MY18 Subaru XV small SUV road test and review

The new MY18 Subaru XV offers a Toyota Prado-matching 220mm of ground clearance plus a smart X-Mode for traction on slippery surfaces.

Pimp your food with science

Scientist James Wong explains how we can make our food healthier

Do you know a 'Mumpreneur'?

Awards ceremony aims to celebrate the achievements of mums in business.

Organisations celebrates hard-working Aussie mums around Australia

Mum explains 'house rules' that sparked Facebook storm

A mum's 'house rules' for her teen.

Mum explains "house rules" after social media backlash

The Frame brings Australian art to your TV

Sarrita King's art features on The Frame, Samsung's new television which looks like a painting.

Artist Sarrita King's lightning works feature in collection

Scarred for life: First-time Rocky mum's 'hospital nightmare'

New mother Jeraldin McLintock with her newborn son Claudio in the Rockhampton Hospital coffee room.

Couple will take this post c-section experience 'to their graves'.

Antarctic expeditioners take icy plunge for solstice

Antarctica expeditioners take a solstice dip in sub-zero water

Rapper accidentally drops Banksy's real name in interview

THE shine might just have been taken off bling-toothed British rapper Goldie after he appeared to have revealed the identity of mysterious artist Banksy.

Mariah Carey slammed for on-set antics

Mariah Carey’s cameo in the movie The House was reportedly scrapped.

Actor spills the beans on Mariah’s “borderline abusive” behaviour.

Celebrity chef Darren Simpson dead after long illness

Celebrity chef Darren Simpson has died.

Celebrity chef died after battle with an alcohol-related illness

Ellen shames audience member

Ellen shamed an audience member who stole from her gift shop.

TALK show host catches audience member stealing from her gift shop.

Open for inspection: Coast homes go on show

Check out this weekend's homes open for inspection.

Residents powerless to stop Airbnb ‘party houses’

A photo of a bucks party at a short-term rental in the Watergate Apartments in Melbourne’s Docklands, presented to a Victorian parliamentary committee into changes to laws governing short-stay accommodation.

Residents band together to fight the rise of AirBnB 'party houses'

Mining giants in fight that could spell disaster for NQ town

STAND OFF: There are perfectly good homes for workers, but mining company QCoal could be forced to build a camp and the deserted streets and empty houses of Glenden would remain.

How two mining companies could ruin this small town

Home owners settling to make way for Mackay Ring Road

The Clarkson family's home was moved just down the road from their former land at Stotts Road, Te Kowai, which was resumed by TMR.

But some are still clinging on, fighting for a better deal

Three historic M'boro hotels on the market

The Lamington Hotel Motel, Maryborough. Photo: Valerie Horton / Fraser Coast Chronicle

Three historic Maryborough hotels are on the market.

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21 jobs going in Gympie right now

Looking for work in Gympie? Check out these advertised jobs

Qld Budget 2017: Six billion dollar push for 22,000 jobs

Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt, watched by Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, speaks during a press conference at Parliament House in Brisbane, Tuesday, June 13, 2017. Mr Pitt will hand down the 2017-18 budget for the state, his third.

Six billion will be spent to fund 22,000 jobs in Qld

Regional jobs program to be expanded in budget

Support for regional jobs will feature in Tuesday's Queensland budget.

Regional jobs program to be expanded

Anger at Aurizon ad as jobs go in Gladstone

An Aurizon protest in Rockhampton.

Company rejects 'lousy' treatment claims

Adani: Yes it's a coal mine, but it's jobs we need

This bumper sticker has been increasingly appearing in Townsville, in the midst of environmental protests against the Adani mine. Picture: Chris McMahon

Company has been mired in a bitter protest war

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Hyundai to build pint-size and big daddy SUVs

The new Hyundai Kona is launched in South Korea.

Get set for even more SUVs from Hyundai.

Competition fuels win for Gympie drivers

Petrol prices in Gympie have continued to drop

RACQ releases price information for May.

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