Intrust Super Cup: Seagulls on a mission

Seagulls won't give up their quest to qualify for finals.

Father of Tweed club farewelled in touching service

The 'father' of Tweed Heads Seagulls Rugby League Club, Colin Hayes, was farewelled on Thursday.

Col Hayes remembered in tributes.

Surfer's shark tale: 'That's when it's come straight at me'

Pictured at Kingscliff this morning Rodney Clark has survived a Great White encounter.

"I lost sight of my son because a wave hit him"

Sleeping rough for Fred's Place

ALL RUGGED UP: From left, Lenny McLennan, Jason McDonald, Gerard Robinson, Gordon Rhodes and Stuart Burrows prepare for Fred's Place Sleep Out.

Tweed locals show support for homeless by sleeping outside in boxes.

Cabarita assailants "ridiculous”: police slam arrested duo

Police swarm on two assailants at Cabarita on Thursday afternoon. Photo by Robert Slatt.

TWO MEN face Byron Court today following dramatic arrest at gunpoint

'Aggressive' great white shark knocks man off board

A 2.28m Great White is tagged by the Department of Primary Industries at Coffs Harbour on Tuesday.

"It went under his SUP towards our son, then circled around."

Sex 'predator' hid upskirt footage in a sock

New Zealand national used videos to satisfy his sexual urges

AirAsia, Jetstar flights in near collision

A Jetstar flight at Coolangatta Airport. FILE

Transport safety authorities launch investigation

Police charge two men after dramatic gunpoint arrest

Police swarm on two men, arrested on a busy suburban road at Cabarita.

"I just thought straight away 'I hope it's not a child.'"

FKG to build massive food processing plant

The plant will process produce grown on the Darling Downs. Photo Contributed

$5 million plant will bring new jobs to Toowoomba

The Big Read: will robots terminate your job?

Will a robot terminate your job?

Komatsu spends $3.7 billion to acquire Joy Global

The 960E series of Komatsu dump trucks are some of types of machines used by the company within mining and areas like the Bowen Basin.

Komatsu expands in mining through acquisition of another company

Santos struggles with record breaker from GLNG train two

SANTOS DROPS: Despite increased production, Santos still takes a hit.

Santos share prices closed yesterday at $4.56

Road test review: Volkswagen Amarok Highline

The VW Amarok.

We road test the VW Amarok Highline dual cab ute.

2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class luxury comes automated

The new Mercedes-Benz E-Class is packed with impressive technology.

Sonia Kruger should be allowed to speak on Muslims

HOW sad is Australia becoming where a TV personality like Sonya Kruger can’t even say we need to cut immigration without racial protests.

LETTER: Brexit vote was a wake-up call for EU

EU needs to develop policies based on people

LETTER: The right wing are the ones to save Australia

The right wing of politics could well be the saviour.

LETTER: ‘Students breathe in toxic car fumes’

HEALTH FEARS: Are children breathing in dangerous car fumes while waiting outside schools for their parents to pick them up?

Students waiting to be picked up from school are breathing in fumes

STRANGE POLITICS: Potential new fad is off with the roaches

Fancy a glass of cockroach milk?

Some of Pete Evans' ideas are erm...interesting

Dad's a Kiwi: Should I go back to my own country?

SHOULD I pack up and go back to my own country?

WATERCOOLER: Bad Moms sign should be pulled

Where young kids can see them, it becomes an issue

Cleaner loses appeal to get back work

The Lismore Base Hospital cleaner lost his appeal to have his job reinstated.

Greyhound industry pushes as MPs consider crossing floor

Greyhound trainer Keiron Butler had his false teeth eaten by his dog Eleazar.

The Greyhound Racing Alliance has launched a campaign for fair go.

Teen girl 'gang raped' by three youths: court

Girl lost consciousness during attack after mouth covered

New partnership keeps macadamia nut rolling

Macadamia Processing Company, nut in shell.
Photo Cathy Adams / The Northern Star

Figures show the macadamia business is worth more than in 2013.

Guns, bullets, and drugs seized in Northern Rivers raid

Police conduct drug raids in the city and surrounding areas, confiscating an array of drugs, implements used to conceal drugs, and firearms. A number of people are on multiple charges. July 8, 2016

Rural property searched and two people charged.

Accused ice dealer walks from court after bail granted

Defence solicitor said client had been upset by death of his son

Jail inmates hospitalised after ingesting light bulbs

Three Grafton Correctional Centre inmates taken to hospital

The tough road of learning to drive

Greg Bray, columnist for the Gladstone Observer. Photo Brenda Strong/The Observer

Why do automatic cars cost more when manuals are harder to get?

Off-duty police officer in a bikini tackles crook

Officer becomes online hit for bikini-clad heroism

Atheists: Don't call yourself a Jedi!

The Atheist Foundation of Australia wants people who were born into a religion but no longer practice it to think about their answer in the upcoming Census.

Campaigners urge Australians to answer “no religion”

Daniel Morcombe film needs just 6000 people

Daniel Morcombe's old school, Siena Catholic College made these posters.  Photo: John McCutcheon / Sunshine Coast Daily

Campaign to raise funds for Daniel Morecombe movie enters final days

Low IQ spares convicted child abuser time behind bars

GUILTY: Bradley Clinton Seager-Hanslow, 23 has been sentenced to three year's probation after being found guilty of child sex offences by a jury.

He asked a girl to be "his secret girlfriend" before touching her

Family 'devastated, heartbroken' over father's death

FAMILY MAN: The tragic death of Yorklea farmer Shane Rutherford has left his partner Alison and their four children without an income. A crowdfunding campaign has been launched to support the family.

"I was trying to save my loved one, my soul mate"

How could they do this to someone who tried to help them?

JUNKIE SCUM DOG: Ross Newmann is disappointed with the graffiti sprayed on his Bargara Rd rental property.

Man devastated following graffiti attack

Doctors baffled by woman's mystery illness

Ashleigh Jensen today

"I went from being healthy to not knowing how I was still alive"

Mosquito-borne Zika may have already hit the US mainland

Florida may have seen the first 4 cases of mosquito-borne Zika

The jumbo jet may be heading for the scrap heap

A handout photo provided on 20 March 2011 shows Boeing's newest airplane, the 747-8 Intercontinental, conducting its first test flight over Washington State, USA, on 20 March 2011. The airliner will seat 467 passengers.

The end of the world-changing jumbo era is nigh

Mum driver heroically ignores hilarious lip-syncing son

Hilarious moves while Mum concentrates on the road.

IF IT takes a village to raise a child, why aren't they driving?

MP flips out over Bad Moms making a point

Federal Moreton MP Graham Perrett reckons Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell and Kathryn Hahn are offending people by flipping the bird in a movie poster.

Politician flips out over Bad Moms' stars giving a rude symbol

Can you see why this bikini pic has gone viral?

What's so strange about these girls in bikinis?

This Kmart has had to lock up its chocolate

One Kmart has put their chocolate in individual security cases

Dawson MP laughs off Shaun Micallef's on-air roasting of him

ABC's Mad as Hell

Shaun Micallef makes fun at Dawson MP on his program

This tattoo costs her jobs, but it's not discrimination

The tattoo on her ankle is about the size of a 10 cent piece.

What's on the small screen this week

Keira Maguire and Richie Strahan in a scene from The Bachelor.

SEVEN gears up for the Rio Olympics while The Bachelor continues.

Drowning Pool gig review at Max Watt's

Drowning Pool played Brisbane with A Breach of Silence and She Cries Wolf at the Max Watt's House of Music.

Drowning Pool prove that 'bodies' hit the floor when they play

#SaveMarinaJoyce: How ISIS theory took over youtube channel

One young Youtuber accidentally gave rise to a conspiracy theory

Talking whiskey with Jack Daniel’s master distiller

It all comes down to the distillery

SIXTY MILES AHEAD sign with Eclipse Records, prepare new album 'Insanity'

Sixty Miles Ahead sign with Eclipse. Photo Contributed

Sixty Miles Ahead to release new album on Eclipse

Thy Art Is Murder are killing it

See Thy Art is Murder on their killer tour happening right now. Photo Contributed

We talk with Thy Art is Murder about touring, babies, and new music