Mary River scene of environmental accident, council reveals

premium_icon Mary River scene of environmental accident, council reveals

The new water business unit is under the pump.

Gympie Cats make the move into a new league

premium_icon Gympie Cats make the move into a new league

'If we want to be successful as a club we have to move'

Snake catcher's wife struck by deadly eastern brown

premium_icon Snake catcher's wife struck by deadly eastern brown

Two crucial things saved Gympie woman from snake bite


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Queensland’s shocking jobs figures

premium_icon Queensland’s shocking jobs figures

It’s the title we don’t want — Queensland has become the country’s jobless capital. Worst still, the state’s dip is in contrast to national figures.

'Why buck keeps being passed on key Gympie coastal link?'

premium_icon 'Why buck keeps being passed on key Gympie coastal link?'

Resident asks "who's responsible?” for delivering key connection road more than 50 years after it was first planned.

Who's in charge here? Land rights claim vs traffic charges

premium_icon Who's in charge here? Land rights claim vs traffic charges

GYMPIE traditional owner rejects European name and court power


Perrett blasts fire ant program as over budget and overdue

premium_icon Perrett blasts fire ant program as over budget and overdue

The initial budget for the fire ant project was $694,000, although this had now blown out to $1 million with no end date in sight

78-year-old Gympie tennis player still swinging

premium_icon 78-year-old Gympie tennis player still swinging

She's two years away from her 80th birthday but Diane Geake has no plans to hang up her racquet.

Police hunt thieves who broke into old Gympie gold mine

Police hunt thieves who broke into old Gympie gold mine

GYMPIE police are looking for thieves who have broken into the old, unused gold mine near Mothar Mountain and stolen a LandCruiser, whipper snipper and more

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New faces at Devils as club expands for 2019

New faces at Devils as club expands for 2019

Pre-season training to start next week.

How the Hornets clinched victory in absolute nail-bitter

premium_icon How the Hornets clinched victory in absolute nail-bitter

'It's disappointing but Hornets were far too good'

'It's the best I have seen him throw all year'

premium_icon 'It's the best I have seen him throw all year'

Tyson Hillcoast pulls out a cracker to clinch historic 10th win.

National Sport

    Secret world of Australia's elite combat medics

    premium_icon Secret world of Australia's elite combat medics

    Watch our eight part special documentary series now

    'A movie scene’ as Jody fought to save commando

    premium_icon 'A movie scene’ as Jody fought to save commando

    Medic Jody Tieche heroically fought to save his life

    Part 3: ‘She didn’t have to go — we could’ve saved her’

    premium_icon Part 3: ‘She didn’t have to go — we could’ve saved her’

    “It was a pointless death that could have been avoided".

    ‘Numb’: Voodoo Medics - Part 4

    premium_icon ‘Numb’: Voodoo Medics - Part 4

    Combat doctor Dan Pronk was there for three Aussie soldier deaths.

    Part 5: ‘Wearing the voodoo doll comes with honour, pride’

    premium_icon Part 5: ‘Wearing the voodoo doll comes with honour, pride’

    Founding Voodoo Medic explains the origins of lifesaving heroes.

    Voodoo Medics — Part 6: Mark Donaldson’s courage under fire

    premium_icon Voodoo Medics — Part 6: Mark Donaldson’s courage under fire

    He lost his dad to a heart attack and his mum to murder.

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      Gympie region's beef industry needs better roads: LNP Leader

      premium_icon Gympie region's beef industry needs better roads: LNP Leader

      Our producers need access to better roads: letter

      How to get fired at a Christmas party

      premium_icon How to get fired at a Christmas party

      Here are some real-life examples of bad end-of-year celebrations.

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        Bachelorette’s 90-minute climax in the NT

        Bachelorette’s 90-minute climax in the NT

        Natural beauty perfect backdrop for The Bachelorette finale

        Karl Stefanovic’s wealthy new family

        Karl Stefanovic’s wealthy new family

        Lavish wedding is set for December 8 in a luxury Mexican resort

        Red Hot Chili Peppers to return to Oz

        Red Hot Chili Peppers to return to Oz

        Six years since rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers last played here.

        Woods’ ex found ‘near death’ in sex den

        Woods’ ex found ‘near death’ in sex den

        A reality TV star has reportedly rescued Tiger Woods’ ex-lover.

        Real Estate

        House on floodplain sold for $1.1m

        House on floodplain sold for $1.1m

        THE sale of an inner Brisbane house has given confidence to others.

        Hip suburb’s ‘apocalypse’ demise

        Hip suburb’s ‘apocalypse’ demise

        Worried hipsters in one of Australia’s trendiest suburbs arc up.

        Why property downturn is deepening recession risk

        Why property downturn is deepening recession risk

        Melbourne and Sydney’s housing market slide could spark recession.

        Investors swoop on large blocks

        Investors swoop on large blocks

        In 48 hours, three houses worth almost $2 million sold in one suburb

        Jobs

        Visa changes to bring flood of backpackers

        premium_icon Visa changes to bring flood of backpackers

        Islanders doing seasonal work will be able to stay longer

        3000 new jobs up for grabs

        3000 new jobs up for grabs

        Australia Post braces for ‘record Christmas’ with scores of casual positions.

        Seek out skills in demand

        Seek out skills in demand

        Check the stats to make a smart career choice

        Jobs where women are going backwards in pay

        premium_icon Jobs where women are going backwards in pay

        Shocking snapshot of gender equity reveals worsening pay gap

        Your next career: Inside the life of a snake catcher

        Your next career: Inside the life of a snake catcher

        They've been bitten on the crotch and come close to death

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        Motoring

        Four-year fight against 'dud cars' sees breakthrough

        premium_icon Four-year fight against 'dud cars' sees breakthrough

        Ashton Wood's consumer campaign against lemons over

        Court drives a spike into free camping

        premium_icon Court drives a spike into free camping

        Contentious campsite win for caravan park owners

        Frightening details revealed of alleged night-long road rage

        premium_icon Frightening details revealed of alleged night-long road rage

        Allegations include a little girl's bedroom was targeted.

        RACING ROAD TEST: France’s answer to Porsche Cayman

        RACING ROAD TEST: France’s answer to Porsche Cayman

        Another prestige brand has arrived.

        Union’s request for Prime Minister

        premium_icon Union’s request for Prime Minister

        Union seeks changes to how vehicles are manufactured in Australia.

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