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Beware the seductive call of sugar

Navigating the sweet aisle's call can be a momentous challenge.

Sailing through the shops can be as risky as the high seas

Caspian enjoys centre court victory

ON COURT: Caspian Tuckwell from Lindisfarne Anglican College  holds the Stolle/Hewitt Shield after NSW Primary Schools Under-11s beat South Australia at the Sydney International at the Sydney Olympic Tennis Centre.

Prestigious shield marks an exciting moment for Tweed tennis player

Tweed student claims prestigious honour

BIG HONOUR: Former Tweed River High School student Anna Wood.

Tweed student has been awarded prestigious community accolade






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Tweed Heads Library officially opens its doors

It took council more than a year to complete the $2.9 million renovation.

Kingscliff Foreshore park upgrades power on

Construction of the Kingscliff's new Central Park is almost complete.

Council is yet to announce official opening.

Residents not happy with Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Plan

Public submissions to the Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Management Plan will close on Friday, January 19.

Public submissions close on Friday, January 19.

Dramatic footage of world-first drone surf rescue

Westpac Little Ripper drone helped save the lives of two teens in trouble at a Lennox Head beach.

New technology saves two lives on the day it is launched

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Cooroy is where the Wild Things roam for body art festival

THE Australian Body Art Festival theme launch has ensured visitors to Cooroy Farmers and Artisans Market had a wilder, more colourful experience than usual.

Long-standing Toowoomba business to close down

A Toowoomba business has announced it will close

10 things you didn't know about 'Dr Death'

Dr Philip Nitschke .

The euthanasia advocate is coming to Lismore next month

The Byron band that wrote a song with Daft Punk

THE BAND: Parcels are Anatole Serret, Noah Hill, Louie Swain, Jules Crommelin and Patrick Hetherington.

Parcels is touring the single Overnight with a local show this month

Tweed full steam ahead to recycle

Reuben and Aurora Maiden place some empty bottles into the recycling station at Chinderah.

Residents keen to cash in on return scheme at Chinderah

Kingscliff duo make the most of beach life

TANTALISINGLY GOOD: Kingscliff locals Tania Usher and Georgie Josephson have created Blue Ginger Picnics to bring a touch of elegance to the outdoors.

Kingscliff duo offer lavish lunch.

Four great Tweed Christmas treats

Tweed Coasts Farm and Co Michelle Stephens.

Here's a round up of the very best produce in Tweed.

Consumers to win big on credit card charges

Banks have agreed among themselves to dramatically overhaul how they charge card holders.

Big changes to how Australians will be charged on purchases

New business blossoming in Tweed

TREATMENT: Natural Vibes Beauty owner Erika Edwards provides healthy beauty care for clients.

Natural beauty is more than skin deep for Erika.

Millionaires' rim is Buderim luxury

A LUXURY, multi-level, six-bedroom home with home cinema and swimming pool on Buderim's prime north-eastern rim is to go to auction next month.

Mystery over ‘home birth’ death

She leaves behind six children, including a healthy newborn baby boy.

Mystery surrounds death of woman who opted for home birth

Triplets thrive months after mum dies in childbirth

Martin Magaoa with the triplets and son Tanner Magaoa, 6. Photo / Jo-Photography

Chervonne Magaoa died shortly after giving birth to triplet sons

VIRAL VIDEO: 'This is how not to do a recovery'

The video has quickly amassed over 750,000 views

Pros and cons of the top lunch boxes

Back to school 2018: lunch box ideas.

Lunch box round up: we’ve put together pros and cons of each

Five tips to save on school shopping

Back to school shopping — especially when you have more than one child — can be costly.   Picture: Liam Kidston.

Top five tips to help you slash soaring costs of school shopping

Parents slacking on phone rules for kids

Australian parents are confused about setting healthy smartphone rules for their children, experts say, as two Apple shareholders demand the company takes action. Picture: Jack Tran

Australian parents struggling to set smartphone rules

Maze Runner reaches a dead end

REVIEW: Even a zombie apocalypse and a people’s rebellion can’t save the final film in the Maze Runner trilogy from dying an ignominious death.

Ed Sheeran engaged to high school crush

Ed Sheeran is engaged to Cherry Seaborn. Picture: AP

He popped the question last year but keep the news private until now

Isla Fisher nostalgic about her time on Home and Away

Isla Fisher says she keeps in touch with Kate Ritchie and Tempany Deckert from Home and Away. Picture: Instagram

Isla Fisher with Kate Ritchie and Tempany Deckert on Home and Away

What's on the small screen this week

Georgie Gardner will join Karl Stefanovic as co-host of the Today show on Monday.

GEORGIE Gardner returns to Today and Ten celebrates Australia Day.

How to fast-track a home deposit

Harry Aznavoorian, 27, is buying his first home with help from his parents.

Housing conditions improve but deposits are still a stretch

Break into Toowoomba housing market: 'You only need $1000'

PERFECT FIT: Josh and Sacha Von Blanckensee are thrilled with their new two-bedroom home.

The homes are designed so they can easily be extended

Historic home sets auction record in North Toowoomba

11 Gentle Street, North Toowoomba.

Gentle Street home sets record for auction sale in city's north

How Australia chucks a sickie

Taking a sickie is popular with Australians.

ALMOST half of us are chucking a sickie when we take sick leave

How Aussies can survive robot takeover

Getting a job was already competitive for young Aussies, and automation means they’ll have to brush up on skills that employers used to ignore. Picture: iStock

Millenials aren't just fighting each other, they're fighting robots

Aussie has the world’s best job

Wouldn’t mind staying in a house like this for a while! Sherbet Birdie photography

Sorelle Amore’s ultimate goal seemed outrageous

POLLIE TICKLED: No job? We can fix that

A whole new method of job-hunting on offer.

Get back on the job train with these top tips

Rail squabble over 900 Queensland jobs

New Mount Isa Mayor Joyce McCulloch. Picture: Wesley Monts

Mayor says 'a lot of zero sum thinking going on'.

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Revealed: Whincup’s new Red Bull wheels

Jamie Whincup gives a sneak peak of his new Holden ZB Red Bull.

First look at Jamie Whincup’s new Red Bull Racing ZB Commodore

Truckie's road rage left teacher 'terrified, shaking'

A Wollongbar woman says she is shaken after two terrifying road rage incidents.

"He kept honking his horn and he was tailgating me"

Terminator, a fast Hyundai and karaoke: Detroit motor show

Mercedes-Benz head Dieter Zetsche and Hollywood actor Arnold Schwarzenegger launch the Mercedes-Benz G-Class.

While lacking in supercar stars, Hollywood stepped up.

Racy versions of Kia Stinger put on ice

Don't expect any hardcore versions of the Kia Stinger any time soon.

'Wait and see' approach on expanded Stinger line-up.

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