Whitsunday Coast Live Saving Club signs on juniors

There is a place for all swimming abilities at the Whitsunday Coast Life Saving Club this season.

Tourists love the friendly culture

EXPLORING: Emma Cameron and Debbie Pullen enjoy their time in the Whitsundays.

Emma and Debbie dropped into the Whitsundays.

Plenty of options as reef ban kicks off

Peter Braga from Brisbane with a solid GT from the reef last week caught while on charter with Sea Fever Sport Fishing.

Plenty of options as reef ban kicks off.

DJS TO SET IT OFF AT MAMAS

TRANCE QUEEN: Renegade DJ will play Mamas this Friday night.

DJS TO SET IT OFF AT MAMAS

Fun night for the ladies at Magnums

Juanita Halden hopes to see a good crowd at the upcoming ladies only night.

Fun night for the ladies at Magnums.

Law gets tougher on violent perpetrators

Harsher penalties are now in force for domestic violence offences.

ABUSIVE spouses can expect to have the book thrown at them.

TRAWLER TRAGEDY: Whitsundays crew saves fisherman

Mal and Linda Priday were part of the heroic crew who rescued Ruben McDornan on board the On The Level vessel on Tuesday morning.

THE odds were stacked at "ten million to one”.

Stolen vessel from Hamilton Island

Whitsunday water police (pictured) are seeking information on a vessel allegedly stolen from Hamilton Island.

A SWIFT yellow inflatable vessel was allegedly stolen.

Help deliver a special treat to someone in need

CHRISTMAS CHEER: Whitsunday Housing Company worker Lisa Boyle and Adopt-a-Family co-ordinator Kellie Chart with some of last year's offerings.

Help deliver a special treat to someone in need.

Mackay real estate agent urges banks to move

Who's leading who when it comes to the housing market?

Willy-nilly lending burst a bubble, but agent urges banks to change

HIGH-RISES: Green light for 20-storey buildings in Hervey Bay

SKYSCRAPER PLANS: A concept design of the proposed skyscraper development in Urangan, which was approved by the Fraser Coast Regional Council at yesterday's meeting.

Councillors voted 8-3 to give the project preliminary approval.

Samsung's new 360 camera has 17 lenses and cost $US10k

The 360 Round has been designed for the VR specialist.

The 360 Round has been designed for the VR specialist

Bizarre photo app no one was asking for

Picture: Tim Carrafa

This could be the worst idea for an app ever.

Business is booming, no kidding!

WEIRD AND COOL: Nathan Jackson of Naughty Little Kids Goat's Milk Gelato with some of the younger members of his goat herd.

Boutique goat milk gelato producer has taken the south-east by storm

Nanas show no fear in quest to save environment

OLDER PROTESTERS: 95-year-old Bill Ryan of the Sydney Knitting Nanas and Friends group joins the Lismore group in protest.

Nanas are ageing loudly in support of protecting the planet.

Speeding, dangerous drink-driver veers into cyclist

SENTENCED: Brett Bayldon outside court.

Magistrate says driver lucky to avoid jail time

Police locate sunken fishing trawler off 1770

DISCOVERED: The Dianne has been located after it sunk off the Seventeen Seventy coast.

The vessel was detected by sonar this afternoon.

Here comes the rain again? Radar shows huge belt of clouds

A huge belt of rainclouds is threatening parts of the state.

Qld and NSW are under an enormous belt of cloud right now

Worst Aussie Winter Olympic uniforms yet?

Australian aerial skier Danielle Scott (centre) looks on during the launch of the Australian team formal uniform for athletes competing in the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games, in Sydney, Friday, October 20, 2017.

Australia's 2018 Winter Olympic formal uniforms have been unveiled

Families devastated as trawler found

Capsized trawler survivor Ruben McDornan talking with his mum Mardi as news breaks that the trawler has been found. Picture: Liam Kidston.

Police divers will seek to enter the sunken ­vessel Dianne

Couple adopt dog that crashes wedding day

Marilia Pieroni and Matheus Martins are shocked to find an unexpected guest. Picture: Facebook

Dr Chris Brown has revealed a heartwarming story about a stray dog

Women in wild brawl on side of the road

Two women brawl at the side of the road

Dramatic footage has emerged of a punch-up between two women

Sickening truth about this global drug map

Zombie drugs are causing an epidemic in the US, Canada, and here

OPINION: We may regret our decisions, but that's okay

Reflecting on past decisions can help make future ones.

Like me, you may discover you have not always made the best choices

Australia is changing ... sexually

How sex work has changed over the last decade. Picture: Sheri's Ranch

Australian sexual appetites have transformed in the last decade

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Six dairy cattle were struck by lightning at Malanda. PHOTO Michael Brown

Six dairy cattle killed on Tablelands property after thunderstorm

Woman catfished with model winds up with him

How these catfish victims fell in love.

Victim of catfishing winds up having the last laugh

Watch Republican Paul Ryan’s brutal Trump roast

Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., speaks during the 72nd Annual Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation dinner, Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, in New York.

Republican Paul Ryan has mocked Trump’s in a must-see take-down

'What have I done?' Facebook employees lying in bed awake

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks at the company's headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif., Thursday, April 4, 2013.

Former Facebook employees regret working for company

New thong jeans are a disgrace to denim

What has this designer done to denim?

It's a known fact that millennials are obsessed with denim trends

You do know you’re dead after you die

Several studies have recorded brain activity after a person has died

One of life's big questions: What happens when I die?

Dad’s post about having kids goes viral

The post on Gottoddlered's Instagram page resonated with parents everywhere.

Dad’s viral side-by-side photos show what kids do to you

O Project: Photographer captures women’s orgasm face

'The O Project' by photographer Marcus Alberti captures women's expressions during an orgasm. Woman who is always on the brink of an orgasm

Marcos Alberti’s latest work is suitably dubbed “O Project”

Owner of barking dog beaten with axe handle

Emlyn Anthony Moses - charged with assault occasioning bodily harm.

Man beat dog owner with axe handle and punched him in the face

He loved a massage... just not paying for it

RECOVERING drug addict skipped the bill for massages.

Barry Du Bois' heartbreaking cancer revelation

EMOTIONS ran high when The Living Room co-host Barry Du Bois spoke about what was in store for him over the coming months.

Luke McGregor on tackling his fears in Rosehaven

Celia Pacquola and Luke McGregor in a scene from season two of Rosehaven.

Comedian's on-screen character has to go home to make it.

It's a Thor thing: Why Ragnarok is something to marvel at

FRIENDS FROM WORK: Avengers Thor and The Hulk face off in Thor: Ragnarok.

It was time to put new life into the character, star says.

Tom Hanks shows his writing skills with new book

Tom Hanks has released a collection of short stories, Uncommon Type: Some Stories.

"It turns out that Tom Hanks is also a wise and hilarious writer"

Tarantino on Harvey Weinstein: ‘I knew enough to do more’

Tarantino says he knew about Harvey Weinstein’s treatment of women

Packer opens up on ‘Mariah mistake’

James Packer says his romance with Mariah Carey was a mistake for both of them. Picture: Getty

James Packer has broken his silence on his ill-fated engagement

Weinstein’s sex rehab isn’t going too well

epa06254009 (FILE) - US producer Harvey Weinstein arrives for the Jury Cinecoles ceremony during the 13th annual Marrakech International Film Festival in Marrakech, Morocco, 06 December 2013 (reissued 09 October 2017). According to media reports on 09 October 2017, Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein was fired from The Weinstein Company, which he co-founded, after additional information surfaced concerning his conduct amid accusations of decades of sexual harassment. EPA/GUILLAUME HORCAJUELO / POOL

Harvey Weinstein’s sex rehab isn’t going too well