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    Five dead after plane crashes into sea

    Five dead after plane crashes into sea

    Five tourists dead after plane crashes into sea after takeoff

    Man snatches croc from river with bare hands

    Man snatches croc from river with bare hands

    “I heard stories about how we used to just grab them."

    Do yourself a flavour and visit Bundy festival

    premium_icon Do yourself a flavour and visit Bundy festival

    Endless food and drink experiences in bountiful Bundaberg region.

    Golfing heaven found amid the Canadian Rockies

    premium_icon Golfing heaven found amid the Canadian Rockies

    Never mind if your game's off at Banff Springs - just enjoy scenery.

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        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.

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

        Learn to surf online with Robbie and Carlene Sherwell

        AS THE Coast swelters through a second summer heatwave all most people want to do is cool off. Here are some fantastic options.

        VIDEO: Coast's best, secret freshwater swimming holes

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

        Snake catcher Richie Gilbert has seen it all in more than 13 years on the job.

        premium_icon 10 common snakes and how to identify them

        Snake catcher Richie Gilbert has seen it all

        CONSIDERING the vast amount of stunning bushland that covers much of Australia, it is no wonder bushwalking has cemented itself as a popular pastime.

        Five of the best to places to bushwalk

        Popular pass time offers something for everyone

        Tourism

          A lizard whose venomous bite has been likened to “boiling hot lava” has gone on display for the first time in the Far North.

          premium_icon Venomous lizard brings monster appeal to Far North zoo

          The reptile was one of only two truly venomous species of lizards

          Fewer people but just as many kangaroos and wallabies on a gloomy morning at Cape Hillsborough.

          premium_icon Photo gallery: Misty dawn at Cape Hillsborough

          Up close and personal experience.

          Abell Point Marina has secured government assistance in their quest to be an international superyacht destination.

          premium_icon Destination Whitsunday

          Abell Point Marina sets sights on superyachts.

          The Whitsundays will welcome the 2019-20 Clipper Round the World yacht race.

          Clipper series again charts a course to Airlie

          History set to repeat as world-class sailors stop in Airlie.