History

Sun 10 Sep 2017

Recreation areas enhance Coast's natural wonders

Recreation areas enhance Coast's natural wonders

WITH the change of seasons, thoughts turn to getting outside to enjoy the wonderful environment in this beautiful region we call the Sunshine Coast.

Mon 14 Aug 2017

Stunning, heritage-listed Coast home going under the hammer

Stunning, heritage-listed Coast home going under the hammer

THIS stunning, heritage-listed home needs to be seen to be believed - and it could be yours.

Mon 17 Jul 2017

'Incredible coincidence' in twist to 66-year Mackay mystery

'Incredible coincidence' in twist to 66-year Mackay mystery

She was driving from through Mackay on Saturday, took a look at the local newspaper and spotted a photograph she had seen seen before.

Sat 3 Jun 2017

Student returns to her old school as excited new teacher

Student returns to her old school as excited new teacher

She loved her primary school so much, she studied to be a teacher and returned to teach Prep/Year 1.

Fri 12 May 2017

VIDEO: Historic plane flies into Grafton

VIDEO: Historic plane flies into Grafton

REPLICA First World War plane makes a detour to Grafton on its way back from the Illawarra Air Show

Thu 4 May 2017

Rare 17th-century map of Australia adjusts history

Rare 17th-century map of Australia adjusts history

AN " extremely" RARE map of Australia that survived for more than 350 years is reshaping what we understand about early European exploration of our continent.

Mon 1 May 2017

Massacre 70 years ago teaches us plenty about Labour Day

Massacre 70 years ago teaches us plenty about Labour Day

Workers should never forget the sacrifices of the past to win rights

Sun 19 Mar 2017

Amazing WW2 story behind bizarre garden shed discovery

Amazing WW2 story behind bizarre garden shed discovery

THE Toowoomba man who found items belonging to a World War 2 veteran under his garden shed has tracked down the soldier’s family.

Sat 4 Mar 2017

PHOTOS: 120-year-old piece of history up for sale

PHOTOS: 120-year-old piece of history up for sale

A HOME built for the fathers of Bundy's sugar industry has hit the market.

Wed 1 Mar 2017

Defence and division in the days of National Service

Defence and division in the days of National Service

Local historian John Telfer digs into Warwick's wartime history

Tue 28 Feb 2017

Man makes surprise discovery under his shed

Man makes surprise discovery under his shed

KEVIN Murray did not know what he expected to find when he lifted up his old garden shed.

Fri 24 Feb 2017

Trump inherited mum Mary’s hair, plus much more

Trump inherited mum Mary’s hair, plus much more

Donald Trump's mother Mary lives on in video interviews, which show she had much more in common with her son than their bouffant hair.

Sun 19 Feb 2017

Darwin evacuee to mark bombing's 75th anniversary

Darwin evacuee to mark bombing's 75th anniversary

Japanese bombers attacked Darwin on February 19, 1942, and Mrs Dickinson has travelled to the Northern Territory this weekend to mark its 75th anniversary.

Mon 13 Feb 2017

Experts resume search of Tutankhamun's tomb

Experts resume search of Tutankhamun's tomb

The search for hidden rooms behind the painted walls of King Tutankhamun's tomb will resume this month, with a new radar survey of his burial chamber

Sat 11 Feb 2017

Little girl who died from snake bite in lonely grave

Little girl who died from snake bite in lonely grave

HAS the mystery of the single grave at South Gundurimba been solved?

Tue 7 Feb 2017

Club celebrates half-century

Club celebrates half-century

TH&C Nippers celebrate 50 years with celebration gala

Mon 6 Feb 2017

Nurses learn how to survive torment together

Nurses learn how to survive torment together

NSW country girls band together as Japanese prisoners of war on Sumatra Island

Australia's bizarre history of snakebite treatments

Australia's bizarre history of snakebite treatments

When Victorian railway workers killed a brown snake at Elsternwick Station, they threw its body to stationmaster John Brown.

Thu 2 Feb 2017

THEN AND NOW: Historic Ipswich house priced at $1.25M

THEN AND NOW: Historic Ipswich house priced at $1.25M

A HISTORIC Ipswich house has been put on the market for the first time in 30 years and the price tag is more $1 million.

Fri 27 Jan 2017

The mystery of this monster crocodile

The mystery of this monster crocodile

IT'S either an enduring local myth or the biggest crocodile ever shot in Mackay, and perhaps Australia.

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