Major announcement for literature festival

premium_icon Major announcement for literature festival

Leading authors to converge on Whitsunday Anglican School

When to see the RAAF flypast: Every Queensland town listed

When to see the RAAF flypast: Every Queensland town listed

Find out where and when you can catch a RAAF flyover.

Man fined after refusing to leave club

premium_icon Man fined after refusing to leave club

Bowen man faces court after refusing to leave club.

SUPERSTAR: Local teenager new national champion

premium_icon SUPERSTAR: Local teenager new national champion

This teenage cannonball blasted out of the blocks for a gold medal.

Special remembrance for Di

premium_icon Special remembrance for Di

Local woman remembers time in Air Force fondly.

How much rain has fallen around Whitsundays

premium_icon How much rain has fallen around Whitsundays

Preston received the highest rainfall in the past week.

Who'll score Division 4?

Who'll score Division 4?

Nominees are in for the Division 4 councillor.

Divisive party runs candidate in Dawson

premium_icon Divisive party runs candidate in Dawson

A surprise candidate is second of the Dawson ballot paper

Water main bursts in Airlie

premium_icon Water main bursts in Airlie

Whitsundays water supply affected after burst water main

Whooping cough cases prompt warning

premium_icon Whooping cough cases prompt warning

Hospitals fight back against anti-vaxxer extremism

Child sex offence figures reveal crisis in Far North

premium_icon Child sex offence figures reveal crisis in Far North

A child sex offence recorded across FNQ almost every day last year

Killer cop breaks silence on Justine’s death

premium_icon Killer cop breaks silence on Justine’s death

Killer cop Mohamed Noor to break silence on Justine Ruszczyk Damond’s death

Small car comparison review: VW Golf v Mazda3 v Ford Focus

Small car comparison review: VW Golf v Mazda3 v Ford Focus

Three of the best go to battle: VW Golf v Mazda3 v Ford Focus.

Pet dog attacked by a wild dog in Bowen

Pet dog attacked by a wild dog in Bowen

A pet dog was attacked in the Whitsundays last night.

Bowen live on television

premium_icon Bowen live on television

Today Show shows off Bowen.

Police out in force for school holidays

Police out in force for school holidays

Easter driving campaign.

Whitsunday Guardian

    Library's major milestone

    Library's major milestone

    Set for a celebration on Tuesday.

    A cot to help parents grieve

    premium_icon A cot to help parents grieve

    Parents' mission after their son was stillborn.

    Hip hip, hooray for Prossie library's 21st birthday

    Hip hip, hooray for Prossie library's 21st birthday

    This is a library party like no other.

    Man sends shocking email threats after breakup

    premium_icon Man sends shocking email threats after breakup

    Former Mackay man threatened to bash former girlfriend after break-up

    Tensions mount: Undercover cops on anti-Adani convoy

    premium_icon Tensions mount: Undercover cops on anti-Adani convoy

    Undercover cops on anti-Adani convoy as tensions rise

    Police locate missing man

    Police locate missing man

    Police locate Mackay man reported missing

    Sport

      Funding announced for Whitsunday sporting group

      premium_icon Funding announced for Whitsunday sporting group

      The future of motorsports in the Whitsundays is looking brighter.

      Egg-cellent numbers tackle local parkrun

      Egg-cellent numbers tackle local parkrun

      Long weekend draws a large field of runners.

      Festival welcomes early-bird entries

      Festival welcomes early-bird entries

      Run along to the festival website.

      Cardio class with a difference

      Cardio class with a difference

      Gym offering free thump boxing class.

      National Sport

        Aussie sorry for shocking homophobic slur

        Aussie sorry for shocking homophobic slur

        'My brain to mouth filter came down for a second'

        Drug scandal is boxing’s sick joke

        Drug scandal is boxing’s sick joke

        Jarrell Miller cops a beating after failed doping test

        Bogut's Warriors get 'wake-up call' from Clippers

        Bogut's Warriors get 'wake-up call' from Clippers

        Warriors lose but stay alive, but NBA season ends for Ingles' Jazz

        ‘Stinging’ criticism set to spark Roos

        premium_icon ‘Stinging’ criticism set to spark Roos

        Roos stung by criticism from premiership player David King.

        Funds pledged by Coalition for Toyah pet shelter

        premium_icon Funds pledged by Coalition for Toyah pet shelter

        Animal shelter will be built in memory of murdered Toyah Cordingley

        Leichhardt candidate a target of ‘firebomb’

        premium_icon Leichhardt candidate a target of ‘firebomb’

        KAP candidate suspects he's been firebombed and robbed

        Man drowns after falling off boat

        premium_icon Man drowns after falling off boat

        Elderly man falls off boat and drowns on Gold Coast

        Queensland's youth crime crisis laid bare

        premium_icon Queensland's youth crime crisis laid bare

        Organisations, MPs call for action amid rising youth robberies, assaults

        Moment the PM was mocked for not skolling a beer

        premium_icon Moment the PM was mocked for not skolling a beer

        Scott Morrison mocked for not skolling a beer

        Cost of private health cover to soar under Greens

        premium_icon Cost of private health cover to soar under Greens

        Cost of private health cover to soar by 25 per cent under Greens

        Labor’s $660m spend to curb domestic violence

        premium_icon Labor’s $660m spend to curb domestic violence

        Labor to double domestic violence funds

        Palmer policy that will cost $1 trillion

        premium_icon Palmer policy that will cost $1 trillion

        Clive Palmer’s plan to increase age pension would leave $1 trillion budget hole

        Business News

          Failed bakery leaves behind mountain of debt (and pies)

          premium_icon Failed bakery leaves behind mountain of debt (and pies)

          Liquidators to KCs Bakery in Molendinar uncover debts of $5 million owed to...

          Car brands under investigation as another safety scare looms

          Car brands under investigation as another safety scare looms

          Eight deaths could spark more sweeping safety recalls.

          Ranger EV on the cards? Ford invests $713m with Tesla rival

          Ranger EV on the cards? Ford invests $713m with Tesla rival

          Rivian recently said it was going to bring its electric ute here.

          Fuel prices set to soar to $1.65 a litre

          premium_icon Fuel prices set to soar to $1.65 a litre

          Petrol prices in Queensland set to soar to $6.65 a litre or more, monitor says

          What's On

            What's on the big screen this week

            What's on the big screen this week

            MARVEL'S mightiest heroes have assembled to dominate the box office.

            ANZAC DAY: Isaac, Mackay and Whitsunday service times

            ANZAC DAY: Isaac, Mackay and Whitsunday service times

            Where to find Anzac Day marches and services

            What is '420 Day' and how can you celebrate it?

            premium_icon What is '420 Day' and how can you celebrate it?

            The origins of the day is the subject of an "endless discussion"

            PHOTOS: Creator of amazing bongs coming to Nimbin Mardigrass

            premium_icon PHOTOS: Creator of amazing bongs coming to Nimbin Mardigrass

            The Canadian man's glass work has to be seen to be believed

            Lifestyle

              ‘Bonkers’ weight loss craze slammed

              ‘Bonkers’ weight loss craze slammed

              Stupid weight loss craze claiming women can melt their belly fat using a hairdryer...

              No screen time for children under two, parents told

              premium_icon No screen time for children under two, parents told

              All children under the age of two should be banned from watching TV or other...

              Women cringing at image of real boobs

              Women cringing at image of real boobs

              The anatomy photo has gone viral

              Road question confuses Australia in what looks simple

              Road question confuses Australia in what looks simple

              According to the RACQ, there are many hidden dangers in the picture.

              Entertainment

                Married At First Sight’s Jules Robinsonis comfortable within her own skin but worries about the brutal and ruthless hate spread on social media.

                premium_icon ‘It’s insane’: MAFS’ Jules targeted by online trolls

                MAFS’ Jules Robinson ignoring online hate targeted at her

                Daniel Portman — who plays Pod — has hit out at the “not cool” behaviour of some diehard GoT fans in recent years.

                GoT star slams crotch-grabbing fans

                Game of Thrones star Daniel Portman’s disturbing fan encounters.

                It’s been out barely 24 hours but Marvel’s extravaganza has already broken several Australian box office records.

                Avengers smashes box office records

                It’s been out barely 24 hours but Endgame has already broken records

                The Big Bang Theory stars have done a table read of the last episode, and it proved too much for Kaley Cuoco.

                Cuoco breaks down after Big Bang finale

                It's been an emotional week for the Big Bang cast

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                    Expansive two-level home just right for the family or dual living.

                    A coastal home of many options

                    Take in the sea views from substantial Yaroomba beach home

                    The most in demand streets in Australia are attracting viewers for an odd reason, new real estate data shows.

                    Why everyone wants to live on this street

                    Check out the list of most in demand streets in Australia

                    Russell Hall name synonymous with Queensland-style house design

                    Coastal entertainer sure to charm

                    Architect-designed Buderim home catches coastal views, breezes

                    Jobs

                      NEW statistics show a major industry in Queensland has been wiped out as another sector takes all the spoils

                      premium_icon The industry that killed 18,000 jobs and why

                      The growth of mining has seen the shattering of another industry

                      A $2 billion battery plant is confirming the city’s suitability for large-scale manufacturing.

                      premium_icon $2 Billion battery plant finds perfect spot in Qld

                      Battery plant to bring flow of jobs for Queensland city

                      The Whitsundays region has a lot going on. If you're looking for work or for a change, check out these jobs on offer right now.

                      10 jobs on offer in the Whitsundays right now

                      Bored at work? Check out these jobs available now

                      Motoring

                        Nine Lego experts took more than 1300 hours to hand-build a full scale replica of Honda's raucous hardcore hatch, the Type R.

                        Hot hatch replica made from 320,000 Lego bricks

                        Amazing build of a full-side Lego Honda Type R.

                        For those that can afford it, modern car luxuries are well worth the investment.

                        Amazing how even cars have manners nowadays

                        It's the small things that count.

                        Porsche make some of the world’s best performance cars, but its flagship 911 is still missing an eco-friendly model — but one company is set to change that.

                        Americans charging $100,000 to turn Porsche into a hybrid

                        Silicon Valley workshop has beaten Porsche to the punch.