Surfing: Where to start when you don't know how

PART 1: Learn the basics of surfing with Robbie and Carlene Sherwell, of XL Surfing Academy in this series aimed at getting you in the water.

VIDEO: Coast's best, secret freshwater swimming holes

Making the most of rock pools on the Sunshine Coast.

All most people want to do during the heatwave is cool off

10 common snakes and how to identify them

Sunshine Coast Snake Catcher Richie Gilbert holding up a coastal carpet python retrieved from a home at Lake McDonald

Snake catcher Richie Gilbert has seen it all

Five of the best to places to bushwalk

Popular pass time offers something for everyone

TW's new top boss

AT JUST 31 years of age, Tash Wheeler has reached a new height in her 12 years of working in regional tourism.

Ghosts haunt the Whitsunday waters

TEAM CLEAN: Michael Whelan, Mark Huston, Tony Young and Sean Roll; with the ghost neT salvaged from Hook Passage.

Big catch at 25 metres and 100kg not to brag about.

Woo-hoo! Australia Zoo announces first ever water park

A new water park is being installed at Australia Zoo.

Brand new water play area under construction at zoo

WATCH: Meet Australia Zoo's newest addition

Kebibi. a one and a half-year-old sub adult giraffe arrived from National Zoo and Aquarium Canberra on Friday morning to her new and excited keepers at the Beerwah Zoo.

Cuteness overload as Kebibi takes her first steps in new home

What you’re doing wrong in Bali

Wearing revealing clothing anywhere but on the beach is not OK in Bali, an Aussie expat is reminding tourists. Picture: Facebook

Balinese people will never tell you to your face

Women rule the roost on Airbnb

Women hosts dominated Airbnb listings in the Sunny Coast

'Airbnb is providing Australian women greater economic security and...

Aussies caught in jet ski shootout on Thailand beach

Tourists were horrified after hearing gunshots. Picture: Viral Press

TOURISTS lounging on a Thailand beach fled in panic