Christie brings a ton of energy to Airlie

AN EMERGING artist with a formidable reputation is on tour and making a stop at KC's Bar and Grill.

21st century skills at St Catherine's

Students with 2017 Queensland Young Australian of the year Taj Pabari.

St Catherine's Catholic College news

Whitsunday Airport's icon back where she belongs

Sea plane being reinstalled at Whitsunday Airport this morning.

The lake buccaneer float plane is back on her stilts.

Protesters heckle Costo in the saddle

MP Jason Costigan riding down the main street of Proserpine being heckled by anti-Urannah Dam and anti-Adani protesters.

Whitsunday MP Jason Costigan rode down Main St on horse back.

Dynamic duo bring deep tech

Cut Snake will appear at Magnums Hotel on Friday, December 15.

Dynamic duo bring deep tech.

Graduation class 2017 at WCC

SCHOOL LEAVERS: Year 12 graduates in front of Whitsunday Christian College.

Whitsunday Christian College news

Council supports region's rising sports stars

THREE promising Whitsunday athletes have been awarded the first grants under Council's new Financial Support for Elite Athletes policy.

Council supports region's rising sports stars.

Front Line Action on Coal takes the fight to MP's office

The Front Line Action on Coal group is currently occupying the office of Whitsunday MP Jason Costigan in Proserpine.

Front Line Action on Coal takes the fight to MP's office.

Young gun racing nation's best

SOLO: Ian Borresen with Hunter Penhallurick at the Bathurst Long Track Masters earlier this month.

Hunter Penhallurick has returned from Bathurst Long Track Masters

Jaspa lifts QLD record

BIG LIFT: Jaspa Hope broke the Queensland record with a 108kg clean and jerk.

Proserpine's junior strongman at it again

Woolworths to open ‘dark stores’

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Woolworths has issued a stark warning to suppliers

Families face bleak future if New Acland expansion denied

REPAIRING THE FOOTPRINT: New Hope Group is undertaking an extensive rehabilitation program at its New Acland coal mine. - Photo Lyndon Keane / Dalby Herald

'It’s been years that we’ve been lingering'

Coast brothers turn vet clinic into online megastore

Brothers Steven and Mark Perissinotto sell vet products.

10,000 orders every month to all corners of globe

eBay’s bold Amazon warning

Amazon is set to launch in time for Christmas.

They've warned Aussie businesses about Amazon's strategies

The jobs that can wreck you

Peter Kirwan had a breakdown after a workplace injury changed everything.

These are the careers most likely to damage you

Parcel of Ipswich land likely for new Greyhound track

GREYHOUNDS: Race two was won by Shaylor Rene. Smooth Jake came in second.

Racing Queensland looking at land to the south or west of Brisbane

Resort scare as man, 90, crashes into deep pond

A 90-year-old man crashed into the pond at Ivory Palms Resort in Noosaville, but escaped without injury.

Reports man accidentally accelerated into pond

Ranting man tries to remove 'dangerous' toys from Kmart

He was charged by police for causing a public nuisance

Call the cops if you see this child sex predator on Facebook

Ipswich child abuser Joshua Michael Slater must not be around children or use social media, dating or gaming apps.

Why this child sex abuser must not use Grindr, Facebook, Snapchat

'We could hear screaming ... it was horrendous'

Fire and Rescue NSW on scene at the Lismore Turf Club where an explosion in the kiosk at the Lismore Turf Club badly injured a man.

Woman who was first on the scene of the gas explosion has spoken out

Elon Musk to the rescue! Telsa giant battery to be powered up

Tesla's lithium-ion battery in Jamestown. Source: Supplied.

SOUTH Australia’s mega battery will be powered up for the first time

Low-speed internet? NBN boss says 'We're not the police'

NBN boss on releasing speed information: ‘We’re not the police’.

Companies are already admitting to overcharging customers.

ASHES LIVE: All the action from Australia v England, day two

Wicketkeeper Tim Paine takes a catch at an Australian Cricket team training session at the Gabba, in Brisbane, Tuesday, November 21, 2017. Australia will take on England on Thursday in the first Test of the Ashes series at the Gabba in Brisbane. (AAP Image/Jono Searle) NO ARCHIVING

Catch up-to-the minute day two scores of the first Ashes Test

White Ribbon Day is one big, trendy problem

White Ribbon pledges. (Pic: supplied)

MEN don’t deserve a medal for being kind to women.

Black Friday 2017 sales discount codes and secret deals


Huge list of best Black Friday sales and secret codes

Elderly man bashed in front of kids

Barry Lawless was attacked in his home in front of his children.

An elderly man says he’ll never leave his front door open again

KING OF THE JUNGLE? Amazon sets to shake-up Christmas war

Amazon staffers select goods to ship to customers. T

“Australians have been building their hopes up too high..."

‘The crocs kept going for the dog’

Charlie Williams and Beau Bryce-Maurice were stranded in the Kimberley. Picture: Supplied

They were bogged and surrounded by crocs

Father who drove family off pier three times over limit

Louisa James, the mother of the boys killed in the Buncrana tragedy, also lost her mother and sister.

Father who drove family off slippery pier was three times over limit

‘Will you please kill my mother?’

Gypsy Rose Blanchard decided that killing her own mother was her only way to escape years of abuse.

US woman jailed for role in mother’s murder does interview with Dr Phil

YouTube’s dark child exploitation secret

YouTube has signalled that it will crack down on it Australian Pranksters Jump on Creepy Clown Trend 's seedy trade of child exploitation videos.

There is some dark, depraved and very strange content on YouTube

Snake found hiding out in souvenir shop

A red-bellied black snake was removed from a shop in Kuranda by Cairns Snake Removals. PHOTO: CAIRNS SNAKE REMOVALS

This shop snake was definitely alive

Weed on wheels: Is this the dumbest place to stash drugs?

Mali Lyndon Ebb and Connor David Smith were caught with marijuana in separate incidents.

Teen driver chopping up when police pulled him over

Massive superyacht sets new marina record

WHOPPER: The 73m Dragonfly Superyacht anchored at Abell Point Marina.

World's fastest superyacht in the Whitsundays.

Cafe kicks customer out for waiting in line with takeaway cup

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OPINION: Am I overreacting? Or was this unbelievably rude?

Buckethead Army invade Barmy Army

Aussie Buckethead Army meets Brits Barmy Army

first performance of the Australian ‘Buckethead Anthem’ of the Ashes 2017/18

Hit show to take on Weinstein scandal

THE sensational downfall of one of Hollywood’s most powerful men amid dozens of claims of sexual harassment has inspired a new episode of Law & Order:...

Unexpected star in new Captain Marvel

Jude Law is rumoured to be joining the Captain Marvel movie.

BEN Mendelsohn and Brie Larson are already on board for flick.

VIDEO: Will Dustyesky go to Russia with the Socceroos?

FROM MULLUMGRAD: Director Andrew Swain (centre, holding a dog) with most of Dustyesky's Choir.

The all-male choir from Mullumgrad has been booked for Womadelaide

Warnie’s surprising new reality TV dream

Shane Warne reportedly wants to be the host of Nine’s new series Love Island. Picture: Hamish Blair

LEGENDARY cricketing Casanova now eyeing off a reality dating show.

Angus Stone gets woken up by the cows licking his yurt

SIBLINGS: Angus and Julia Stone.

Julia Stone explained her sibling's Byron hinterland lifestyle

Tickets to see Flume at Falls and signed vinyl on auction

HOT TICKETS: Flume took the top spot in Triple J's 2016 Hottest 100 poll.

It is an exclusive copy of Skin autographed by Flume

David Cassidy’s brother pens emotional tribute

David Cassidy died yesterday after a battle with illness.

DAVID Cassidy’s younger brother Shaun has penned an emotional tribute