Beach bliss in Rainbow Bay

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Jumping through hoops to train a support dog

KEEP SPINNING: Emma Miceli shows off her Hula Hoop skills, ahead of an upcoming fundraising event.

Donate to the training of Emma's support dog.

Mick Fanning told: "It's OK for you, you have a job"

Mick Fanning. Picture: Jerad Williams

"What about all the younger generation here who want work"

Middle Eastern crime gang in Qld: police

A DLASTHR tattoo.

DLASTHR (The Last Hour) is linked to a number of murders

VIDEO: "Please help us find our boy"

Bruce Thompson today told media in Brisbane his son was close with his family.

Thompson's Mustang followed before being found on the North Coast.

Bands battle to a new tune in 2017

PREPARE FOR BATTLE: Marlon McDonald, Claudia Cason, Jennifer Unwin, Keiah Smith and Cindy Jensen gather at Jack Evans Boat Harbour ahead of  Battle of the Bands.

"It gives young people an avenue to take their music out there”

Practice makes perfect at this new gymnastics centre

NEW VENTURE: Lauren Park and Myles Cronin from Oceanic Gymnastics are helping kids to improve their techniques.

Oceanic Gymnastics opens in Tweed.

Council's three-bin road show launches this week

A Tweed resident throws out some dirty nappies in the Tweed Shire Council red bin, which is changing to a fortnightly pick-up in July.

Find out about the upcoming changes to the bin service.

Woman arrested after jumping in river, man still on run

Mark Eade has three outstanding warrants for his arrest.

WOMAN arrested after jumping into the Tweed River, search for man.

New DV service formed for Tweed Valley residents

CAMPAIGN: Shadow Health Minister Walt Secord (left), Opposition leader Luke Foley, Richmond MP Justine Elliott and Cr Reece Byrnes meet Diane Ashmore (front) and Ilze Jaunberzins (white) from the old TVWS.

OPPOSITION leader will begin asking a "series of questions”.

GALLERY: Studio Boudoir a hit with locals for sexy shots

From the 'beautiful mothers' collection.

"They're walking out like they can conquer the world or rob a bank"

Treasures galore found in Burringbar

FINDERS KEEPERS: Ross and Eva Heath from Heaths Collectables at Burringbar.

Collecting items from our past.

Providing service for Tweed landlords

QUALITY SERVICE: TCM Rentals Coastal property consultant Wendy Hotchkiss  wants to provide quality service to Tweed landlords.

A new property management style.

A place to stay at the Gold Coast Airport

PLANS TAKE FLIGHT: Passengers could be staying at a new hotel at the Gold Coast Airport by 2019.

A new hotel at the airport could become a reality.

A good brew from Tweed

COOL BEANS: Spencer Davidson and Petter Havnegjerde are expanding to sell coffee from Behind the Grind in Chinderah.

Coffee on the go in Chinderah.

Water taxi service from Urangan to Fraser Island is starting

A water taxi to Fraser Island's Kingfisher Bay will now depart from the marina every Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The Spirit of Hervey Bay Manager Bobbie Hayter.

It'll take 25 minutes to get to the tourist hot spot.

Mum and dad payments frozen for two years

Family Tax Benefit payments will be frozen at current rates for two years under the proposed changes from July 1.

No more, no less: Family Tax Benefit payments frozen

Lumix GH5: Is this the Lord of the compact video Rigs?

New Zealand provided plenty of great locations to test out Panasonic's Lumix GH5.

Panasonic launches flagship camera in Lord of the Rings territory

Boost Juice's bold plan to give you smoothies on the run

“We are now a society who likes to grab and go on the run."

Your chance to own a life size giraffe and unlimited coffee

The Big Giraffe Cafe in Bororen is for sale.

'Ride and jive': Iconic cafe on Bruce Highway is for sale

Why Gladstone LNG sites are centre stage in gas mess

A tanker carrying LNG from Santos GLNG site with a glossary of terms about Gladstone's $70B industry.

How Gladstone found itself involved in a national energy crisis.

OPINION: Questions asked on mental health accountability

"QUEENSLANDERS should be shocked to learn of the total disarray engulfing the secretive Mental Health Review Tribunal "

COMMENT: Face it! Some men will always beat their wife

Domestic violence and assault is one are of law which the Murwillumbah Local Court deals with.

NO AMOUNT of legislation, no matter how sincere, will stop r

'Every time I think of this stupid father I feel sick'

Baby Paige

Letter: Why didn't the grandmother speak up for little Paige?

One Nation a big chance at next state election: Letter

POLLIES: Rockhampton MP Bill Byrne, Livingstone Mayor Bill Ludwig and Queensland Senator Pauline Hanson.

'We vote one of the corrupt out and another one of the corrupt in'

OPINION: Parents need to take control before kids become brats

SETTING RULES: Parents can easily forget, mid-meltdown, that it's up to them to keep kids in line.

Selfless parents are creating a generation of spoiled children.

OPINION: Childcare workers are underpaid, underrated

CRUCIAL ROLE: Many early childhood educators earn less than the average cleaner.

It's time governments increase pay for early childhood educators.

'It's time to crack down on stay-at-home mums'

Feminism is not about choice, it's about equality

Man charged after remarkable cold case arrest

POLICE have charged a 63-year-old man with murder after one of the most sensational cold case arrests in Australian criminal history.

Shocking photo of power of flood water

McCellands Bridge, near Nana Glen, pushed off its foundations by flood water.

Nana Glen bridge knocked from foundation

Govt rules out North Coast coal seam gas, again

Theo Jongen showed his support at the protest against coal seam gas held outside a property on Avenue Road near Glenugie during a demonstration against coal seam gas exploration in 2012.

No coal seam gas mining on the NSW North Coast

Dad didn't realise he'd run over boy, 3 in driveway

Police generic

The boy was taken to hospital but later died

Fresh hopes for highway workers after company collapse

FUTURE ASSURED: Pacifico is believed to be smoothing the road for affected highway workers after the abrupt collapse of KNF Construction.

Workers were informed they won't be out of work after all

Barrister for murder accused slams cops in court

Edward Kenneth Lord.

Man accused of murdering wife "languishing in custody"

New baby girl for Johnathan Thurston and family

Johnathan Thurston and wife Samantha have welcomed their third child.

“Our hearts are full and our family complete,” the post read.

UK terror: No Aussies harmed in attack, says Julie Bishop

'We stand with the United Kingdom in its fight against terrorism.'

Hackers threaten to wipe 200 million iCloud accounts

Turkish Crime Family demands US$75,000 ransom from Apple

Teen's short walk ended in her rape and murder

Alyssa Otremba was killed after borrowing a textbook from a friend

ALYSSA Otremba was just minutes from home.

Bruce and Denise Morcombe back judge's T-shirt call

Shane Burke and Kerri-Ann Goodwin

Slain boy's parents ordered to remove T-shirts for plea

The Thurston family welcome another baby girl

Johnathan Thurston

Thurston and his wife Samantha have welcomed their third child.

Is this MP our worst expenses rorter?

Don Nardella was representing Melton while claiming to live more than 80km from the electorate.

Victorian MP Don Nardella staying put amidst expenses scandal

Government to back down on cuts to Family Tax Benefit

The Government is looking to delay proposed cuts to the family tax benefit.

Delay in cuts to Family Tax Benefit may see Government pass bill

No plea, no sympathy: Breath test rebel's stubborn stance

Ivan Bortic, right, leaving the Maroochydore Magistrate's Court with a woman.

'You are different are you? Well, you are not,' magistrate says.

London terror attack: Photo of Muslim woman goes viral

Is this woman really indifferent to the tragic scene unfolding next to her or is she simply walking past quietly like hundreds of others did? Picture: REX/Shutterstock/australscope

Twitters point out the white male also walking by...

London Mayor Sadiq Khan: We won't be cowed by terrorism

"Londoners will never be cowed by terrorism."

Moment mum discovered husband had abused their daughter

Alice* reveals all to This Morning hosts Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield. Source: ITV

Woman completely swept off her feet when she met Mark in Egypt

One Nation Senator: 'Some girls like being wolf whistled'

One Nation's Pauline Hanson with Senator Malcolm Roberts in Ipswich.

“Is a wolf-whistle harassment? It depends on the person,” he said.

$500 favour: Pensioner looks for stranger with gold heart

Harold Anthony has had his faith in humanity restored after $500 he left at an ATM was returned to him.

Being retired, the money was all he had to live off for the week

Hunt for man who did first Big Lap

A minature portrait of Matthew Flinders, 1801.

Explorer's body could be dug up to make way for Brit rail project

Hey! Those baggage handlers are kicking my luggage!

“Hope these idiots get kicked in the face — and then fired.”

Morgan Evans opens up about his CMC love story

SINGER returns from Nashville to host tonight's CMC Music Awards, which he co-hosted last year with his now fiance Kelsea Ballerini.

What's on the big screen this week

OLD TALE: Emma Watson brings to life the character of Belle in Beauty and the Beast.

DISNEY'S remake of Beauty and the Beast opens to rave reviews.

MKR recap: Josh and Amy figure out how to get along

Josh and Amy have figured out how to get along and cook well. Stay away from each other.

THEY’RE the couple we love to hate, but something changed tonight.

Mariah’s making a movie we probably don’t need

Mariah Carey and her dog Jack are prepping for a Christmas movie.

Mariah Carey is making animated movie ready for Christmas.

CMC Rocks is just the ticket for Eric Paslay

HAPPY TO BE HERE: American country singer Eric Paslay will play CMC Rocks 2017.

Country music singer is touring overseas for the first time.

MOVIE REVIEW: Disney remake a beauty-ful story

Emma Watson and Dan Stevens star in the movie Beauty and the Beast.

Emma Watson stars as Belle in classic tale of finding unlikely love

MOVIE REVIEW: Peppa Pig's Aussie adventure will delight fans

A scene from My First Cinema Experience: Peppa Pig's Australian Holiday.

Peppa visits Uluru and the Great Barrier Reef in feature film debut