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Pollie's wife shares her 94 years.

Enjoying her birthday party with close friends 94 year old Nancy Boyd at Kingscliff.  Below left: Nancy Boyd enjoys her birthday. Below right: Jack Boyd, Nancy's husband.

Friends gathered to celebrate with Nancy Boyd.






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10 best street art spots to take an Insta selfie

IF YOU are in need of a few trendy new Instagram snaps, then get your phone and selfie-stick ready and head to Brisbane.

Theatre royalty graces Brisbane stage

Don't miss Charles Edwards in this incredible theatre performance.

WHEN acting royalty comes to town, you sit up and take notice.

Don’t go chasing waterfalls…find them on these drives!

The Scenic Rim is just one place nearby that you'll love.

BRISBANE isn’t all bright lights and city slickers.

Your boots are made for walking these tours

Brisbane Greeters tours are a great way to learn the local history of the city.

YOU don’t need a bike or bus for a seriously good tour of Brisbane.

Discover Brisbane’s laneway gems

Brisbane's laneways will surprise you.

NOT all of Brisbane City is as it seems…

Drink where the cool kids do this summer

There are a bunch of new bars open in Brisbane, make sure you're there!

CHECK out these new funky bars.

Science Festival seriously awesome

Don't miss the World Science Festival Brisbane!

CALLING everyone who wants to see something totally cool.

Convoy to go ahead amid protests by conservationists

POTTSVILLE residents will push ahead with their plan to stage a community march in support of a Men's Shed

Legal help for vulnerable people set to be lost to Tweed

UNKNOWN FUTURE: Northern Rivers Community Legal Centre volunteer Joy Peters and solicitor and Kimbah Pengelly.

Legal service for vulnerable people set to have its funding slashed.

It's time for the 2017 senior local achievement award

The NSW Seniors Festival is being held next month.

Do you know someone who would qualify?

Take a tram to Mooball

NON-STOP: Plans for the Byron Light Rail could include the tram travelling into the Tweed Shire.

Byron link could travel to Mooball.

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REVIEW: Under the Gun doco looks at right to bear arms

WOULD you ever carry your baby and a semi-automatic gun to the shops?

Messing with your head

MIND BLOWN: What could be weirder than the realisation that we have another completely separate brain and nervous system than the one originating in our heads?

Fascinating connection between your gut and your brain

Neil Finn to headline Bluesfest

Neil Finn, of Crowded House fame, will play in Byron Bay with his wife Sharon and their band The Pyjama Club on June 11.

DON'T dream, it's not over, Neil Finn to hit the stage

Sir Elton John coming to Mackay: What you need to know

Sir Elton will come to Mackay and Cairns in September.

Tickets to the concert go on sale on March 14

Helping the over 50s find work

BACK TO WORK: SilverTemp founder Art Beavis matches older workers with business needs.

Creating a mature workforce

Facing the magic in Kirra

SKIN BEAUTY: Face Magic's Angie Todd and head therapist Olivia Oran.

Highlights of beauty therapy.

Sarah Nulty: How to teach your six year old about money

Annalise Nulty (6), Sarah Nulty (33)

Credit card spender determined to see daughter learn from mistakes

Winning is best medicine for Kingscliff

BIG WINNER: Kingscliff 7-Day Chempro Chemist staff member Tahlia Mclean won the Pharmacy person of the year.

Tahlia Mclean takes out top gong.

Organic growth for health food shop

GOOD STUFF: Tweed nutritionist John Nankivell has opened his third health food store. He sells organic produce at wholesale prices to entice customers inside.

Health food store crosses the border

Green Day's American Idiot The Musical

Chris Cheney of The Living End stars in the Australian production of Green Days musical American Idiot at Brisbane's QPAC Theatre.

Two of Australia's biggest music legends, Chris Cheney of The Living End and Phil...

Australia Post CEO to quit

Ahmed Fahour.

Ahmed Fahour is stepping down from his $5.6 million-a-year role

Sunday penalty rates slashed

Fair Work Commission agreed to cut Sunday penalty rates.

Dick Smith blames immigrants for housing prices

(DON'T USE) Wealthy businessman Dick Smith has blamed the housing price spike on "ridiculous immigration during an appearance on Sky News.

Wealthy businessman Dick Smith has blamed the housing price spike on "ridiculous...

Seven steps to happy thinking

LIFE is short, so take charge of your own happiness and embrace the best person you can be.

Bundy's little brave heart after third operation

BRAVE HEART: Bundaberg's little Noah Lammi has undergone his third open heart surgery. He is now recovering in Lady Cilento Hospital Brisbane.

Another open heart surgery for Bundaberg youngster

PHOTOS: Hottest models to fight for $50K prize chance

Riley Callow, Roche Bailey and Whitney Freyling are getting ready for the MAXIM model search coming to Tannum Sands.

HUGE BRAND name coming to Gladstone to pick and choose our best.

Check out these food and wine festivals in 2017

The Noosa Food and Wine Festival is on May18-25.

Put these festivals on your bucket list

Jade vine gives garden tropical touch

The jade  vine is native to the Philippines but grows well in Australia.

It's worth hunting around for the jade vine and cardinal creeper

Get cracking for brekky with egg recipe

Stovetop breakfast quinoa, salmon and egg tart.

Versatile salmon and quinoa a wonderful way to start day

Sumptuous salad inspired by Ottolenghi

Cauliflower Salad with hazelnuts and pomegranate.

Pair pomegranate with cauliflower for something a little different

Actor Bill Paxton has died aged 61

AMERICAN actor and director Bill Paxton, who rose to stardom with roles in films such as Aliens and Titanic, has died at 61 due to complications from surgery.

Un-American tale makes Lion weakest link in Oscars line-up

Dev Patel in a scene from the movie Lion.

PSYCHOLOGY researchers find US films most likely to win at Oscars.

Can rightful winner Midnight take out golden Gosling in Oscars?

Can Lion pip La La Land at the post in this year's Oscars? Sunny Pawar (pictured) helped bring a powerful film to the big screen.

WILL Aussie film Lion triumph or will popular La La Land prevail?

Mining downturn hitting mum and dad investors

18 Yeates Street, Moranbah sold for $135,000 in December, after being repossessed by a bank. The owners bought for $545,000 in August, 2011.

The economy still has two speeds, but with a painful twist

The trick homeowners are using to buy more properties

Chantelle Subritzky leaves her home each week for Airbnb guests.

Queenslanders are going down this path to help pay their mortgages

Stunning home blends South Pacific beauty with Orient style

Immaculate residence with two outdoor living areas

Prime Tweed site sells at auction

SOLD: The old Rivers commercial retail building at 79-81 Wharf St sold at auction for $2.475 million recently.

Tweed development site sold at auction for $2.475 million

$140k damage: landlord says property trashed, contaminated

He had what he calls "the tenants from hell"

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Business 'blown away' after 140 people apply for one job

A total 140 people applied for a casual receptionist position at Harrup Park.

Jobseekers up against the odds for some positions

No time to respond to job applicants? Google CEO does.

Girl, 7, delighted to get personal response from Google boss

South dominates manufacturing grants applications

State Development Minister Anthony Lynham praised Maryborough's Downer Rail.

Most manufacturing grants applications from southern Queensland

New Rocky mine plans revealed, up to 500 workers needed

JOBS, JOBS, JOBS: A mine that will eventually have the capacity to employ 500 workers is opening in CQ.

BOSS OF yet-to-be-built coal mine will hire CQ workers.

'Please, for god's sake give me a job': An old man's plea

James Lindley has finished his 6th university degree and is now looking for a new project to keep him occupied.

WATCH: 77-year-old opens up about a life with no purpose

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Game changer: Toyota C-HR small SUV road test and review

EDGY: The C-HR has been launched priced from $26,990, Toyota revealing a new style direction for its late but eagerly awaited entry to the crucial small SUV segment.

Toyota smashes the small SUV segment in style

Mercedes-Benz's premium ute hits Australian shores

PREMIUM CHOICE: Mercedes' striking new 4x4 double cab ute, due to go on sale here in 2018, does some Australian off-road testing before hitting our showrooms.

All-new Mercedes 4WD double-cab will go on sale next year

Toyota's new small SUV C-HR arrives priced from $26,990

NEW DIRECTION: 2WD manual version of the all-new C-HR small SUV can be had for $26,990 before on-roads, with an auto version from $28,990

Small SUV a style breakthrough for Toyota

All-new Range Rover Velar SUV confirmed

PHOTO TEASE: New Velar will be the fourth Range Rover SUV in the line-up, slotting in between the Evoque and Sport models and should cost around $75,000.

Fourth Range Rover SUV to be officially shown on March 1

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