CARELESS: The crucial thing every parent is doing wrong

FREE SERVICE aims to combat astounding rate of car seat carelessness in Southern Downs.

Common sense and safety first on the farm

TAKING CARE: Freestone Feedlot mill manager Scott Coy puts a strong emphasis on safety in the potentially dangerous working environment.

WARWICK'S number one industry is the most dangerous in the country

Warwick man rallying for a good cause

Phil, Colin and Marilyn O'Brien are getting prepared for their tilt at the Targa Tasmania Rally in April.

In April Colin O'Brien will finally realise a lifelong dream

Tributes to one of Warwick's greatest past students

Former Queensland Rugby League president Peter Betros with Warwick Rugby League Team of the Century lock Joe Baker at the presentation function in 2014.

Scientist loved his involvement with Warwick

Don't blame the truckies, it is everyone's responsibility

TWO STAR ROAD: The Capricorn Highway has been issued with a dire crash safety rating.

COMMENT: THEY'RE the unofficial kings of the road.

What ever happened to Dick and Dora?

EARLY LEARNING: Remember the musty smell of school readers that passed through the hands of hundreds?

DIGITAL learning is all the rage, but what about the classics?

Gremlins old boys could return for TRL tilt

TASK AHEAD: Corey Rashleigh brought down by Killarney opposition. The Gremlins will have brand new challenges in a different competition in 2018.

Preparation kicks off for Gremlins foray into TRL

Dolly's Dream Foundation to combat bullying: How to help

Amy 'Dolly' Everett.

Family and friends of 14-year-old Dolly Everett have banded together

How to keep your furry friend cool in summer

Generic dog pic, dog film, puppy, animal, happy, dog, pet.

While we struggle through summer, let's not forget about our pets.

Former Warwick Shire Council director resigns

Suspended Ipswich City Council chief executive Jim Lindsay leaves the Brisbane Magistrates Court in Brisbane,  Wednesday, October 11, 2017. Lindsay is facing charges including official corruption following Crime and Corruption Commission investigations. (AAP Image/Dave Hunt) NO ARCHIVING

Former Ipswich City Council CEO Jim Lindsay has ties to Warwick

Progress stalls, shares slump

HURDLES IN THE WAY: Moreton Resources CEO Jason Elks.

Junior explorer experience hurdles.

DELAYED: Medical centre opening pushed back

COMING SOON: A new medical centre will open behind Priceline Pharmacy next month.

New addition to the healthcare scene was due to open yesterday

Dairy industry to rank in top five industries this year

TOP SPOT: Dairy expected to be in the top five performing industries this year.

Southern Downs farmer says it takes more to revive local industry

COMING SOON: Brand new Warwick shop to open on Monday

A new shop is opening soon in Warwick.

Monday morning will see the grand opening of Tresor Maison

Draught tax a daft idea

WASTED EFFORT: Alcohol taxes don't work according to Warwick Hotel manager Darren Pettiford.

PUBLICANS say loneliness and isolation will stem from tap beer tax.

Pint-sized publisher: 8yo girl world’s youngest mag editor

Eight-year-old Roxy Downs from Sydney who has been named the youngest magazine editor in the world.

8 year-old Aussie girl sets world record as youngest ever magazine editor

It started with $20, now this CQ business sells nation-wide

Kev Steele of Kev's Jerky with the finished product.

WATCH: Tasmania is the newest location to stock Kev's famous jerky

premium_icon Australia’s oldest video store shuts its doors

Australia's oldest video shop closing its doors after 35yrs.Here’s long time staff member Michelle Mayne. Picture Mike Batterham

Can you guess the most popular rental of all time?

Survey reveals trucking second most deadly job

IN THE SPOTLIGHT: the scene of the double fatality two-truck collision on the Gwydir Highway on Monday.

Trucking second most dangerous job in Australia, survey finds

$800M major development to boost cyclone ravaged community

A panorama view of the proposed wind farm at Clarke Creek 150km south west of Mackay and 150km north west of Rockhampton.

Clarke Creek could get windfall if govt approves an $800m wind farm

Don't let Australian industries die off

We cannot sit back and watch our short-sighted politicians allow more Australian industries to die off.

Australians must unite to learn from the past

The Australian flag.

There's no need to change the date of Australia's national day.

Need to accept differences not denigrate them

Federal Member for Fairfax Ted O'Brien.

Queensland is the last to simplify its driver licences.

This is how one boarding school dealt with bullying

Memorial Service at Our Lady of Lourdes School for teen Amy "Dolly" Jayne Everett. January 2018

Bullies need to know their behaviour can be lethal

Don't give me the rough end of the pineapple

A good hamburger doesn't need a slice of pineapple on it, argues Damian Bathersby.

Sorry, fruit isn't welcome on my hamburgers

premium_icon Ease up on Kyrgios. We don’t know the full story


It’s so easy to hate on Kyrgios, but let’s not do that

Australia, you should be ashamed

He won in straight sets, but it was a tough one for Nick.

Kyrgios was livid, and he had every right to be

Offender unsuccessfully tries to set fire to 'Wall-E'

A fire started in the grass around the yellow trailer camera, commonly known as Wall-E, beside the highway at Karalee.

Police investigating footage from mobile speed camera fire

Expert's warning as 3.5m surfing croc spotted at Yeppoon

A croc was sighted just down from the Bangalee boat ramp on Tuesday.

EXPLAINED: Why crocodiles are most dangerous at this time of year

‘I woke up to a man having sex with me’

Constance Hall has spoken out about her own #MeToo experience.

Constance Hall has shared her story in a new Facebook post

Property buying scheme for ‘suckers’

Property, real estate, housing, suburb, August 2016

The new, ridiculous way to buy but not really buy a house.

'Fake book' will make it to real TV

Michael Wolff's Fire and Fury, Inside the Trump White House will reportedly be made into a TV series.

The book portrays the President as a childlike figure

The one question you should ask on a date

According to a psychologist there’s one simple way to work out what your date is...

Trump's Fake News Awards: President releases 'winners' list

Who are the 'winners' and who are the 'losers' in Trump's night of nights?

New York Times and CNN reports were highlighted by the President

Man dies after boat capsizes

A boat carrying two people capsized near Frankston.

A man has died after his boat capsized this morning

Kylie Minogue: It helped me through heartache

Kylie Minogue and Joshua Sasse in 2016

The singer had split from her actor fiancé Joshua Sasse last February

Immigration decision a cruel blow to asylum seeker

Mojgan Shamsalipoor and her husband Milad Jafari. Ms Shamsalipoor is no longer allowed to study and her fight to live in Australia drags on. Picture: Richard Walker

Latest immigration decision leave asylum-seeker fearful for future

premium_icon Southeast set for another bite of Taco Bell

A second Taco Bell outlet is expected to open in Brisbane before the end of the year. Picture: Dylan Evans

Taco Bell set to open second Queensland restaurant in 2018

Strange reason for surge in porn traffic

What did the people of Hawaii do to celebrate their new lease on life?

Apple factory’s brutal conditions exposed

Factory workers rest at night in a cafeteria at a Catcher Technologies factory in Suqian in eastern China's Jiangsu province

Apple Factory workers face 10-hour shifts, toxic gas for $95 a week NGO claims

Doubt on Trump’s weight spurs ‘Girthers’

President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington.

People have hit Twitter in outcry that Trump is lying about his weight

'Massive' lace monitor wrangled from under child's bed

The massive lace monitor was found under a bed on a Sunshine Coast property.

1.5m lace monitor raids chicken coop before hiding out in bedroom

You know it's cold when the thermometer breaks

Pictures posted of women with frozen eyelashes

CRIKEY! What happened to our Steve Irwin mural?

GONE: A mural of Australian icon Steve Irwin, painted in 2015 by American artist Mark Paul Deren, has been painted over to make way for a new development.

The piece was painted in 2015 as part of the First Coat Festival

People love $1.80 Bunnings hack

When mum Gina saw the tip shared online, she sent her husband to Bunnings and said goodbye to kitchen clutter forever.

“The kitchen looks so uncluttered..."

Mother duck sorts out her surfing chicks quack-smart

IT'S HOT: A family of ducks cools off in a Sarina backyard.

The four duckings were 'surfing' as their parents watched

Summer Bay’s 15 biggest breakout stars

TO celebrate the 30th anniversary of Home and Away, these are the Aussie actors who bounced from Summer Bay to global fame.

SAVAGE STUFF: "Go f*** yourself Cory Bernardi."

Senator Cory Bernardi’s #AC100 playlist is not going down well with artists included on it. Triple J has moved its Hottest 100 date

Cory Bernardi doesn't see the problem with his #AC100 countdown.

Michelle Williams ‘engaged to secret boyfriend’

Michelle Williams

MICHELLE Williams is “engaged to marry secret boyfriend Andrew Youmans..”

The real reason Hemsworth’s over playing Thor

Chris Hemsworth taking a surf at Byron Bay before travelling to the United States. Picture: Media-Mode

What reasons does Chris Hemsworth for turning his back on playing Thor?

Eye-watering cost of Big Little Lies season 2

Big Little Lies season two has been confirmed - but at a huge cost.

IT TOOK a long time to lock in a second season of the hit TV series.

Gotye joins the one billion club

Gotye has just joined the one billion club on You Tube. Picture: Supplied

Gotye is the third Australian artist to reach milestone on YouTube.

Most honest celeb interview you’ll ever read

The original cast of Grey’s Anatomy, which premiered in 2005.

Ellen Pompeo never wanted to do TV she was supposed to be a movie star