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CBA announces record profit

THE Commonwealth Bank has recorded a record $7.09 billion profit for the past financial year, a jump of 11%.

Shareholders will receive a franked final dividend of $1.97 per share, up 5% from the previous year.

The bank's CEO Ian Narev said it was a good result given the "uncertain" economic environment.

Shares in the banking giant were up marginally at the close of trade on Wednesday.

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Muscles: the wrapping around everything that moves us

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The vast web of connective tissue holding everything in place.

A Plastic Ocean launches in Murwillumbah

THE MESSAGE: A Plastic Ocean screens on Saturday, April 29.

"We can't waste time waiting for the NSW Government to act”

Representative nods for Oztag Giants

Shontelle Raymond, Renee de Groot and Kim Rodenburg have been selected to represent Queensland Country and the Queensland Barbarians at Oztag's Queensland Cup tri-series on the Sunshine Coast in June. Serena Martin also made selection.

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A Plastic Ocean launches in Murwillumbah

Screening for big ecological push

Netflix defends 13 Reasons Why

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Fiance’s rage: ‘It’s disgusting behaviour’

Felicity breaks down on Seven year Switch.

Man’s “disgusting behaviour” on Seven Year Switch shocked viewers.

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Carrie Bickmore caught out before the cameras rolled

The bubbly host looked like her usual... but

Terri, Bindi and Robert Irwin given overhaul by stylist

The Croc Hunter family before their transformation. Picture: Nigel Wright

Family matriarch Terri was reportedly the most hesitant to change

Play School live concert coming to Fraser Coast

Come and celebrate with Big Ted, Little Ted, Humpty and Jemima at the Birthday Party for Play School.

Find out when and where to get tickets.

Couple gets rich renovating run-down city homes

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The couple has already turned around three homes

Townhouse pitch raises questions over 'high density'

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Lisa Curry and fiance sell up Sunshine Coast property

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Plans for dream home on hold at Mount Mellum place on market

SOLD: Iconic M'boro pub set to be transformed

Shane Muller from Maryborough Motorcycles will be opening up a showroom and café at the Shamrock Hotel.

The Shamrock Hotel is set to be transformed in the next two months.

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