Flight staff go above and beyond for anxious child

Traveling by plane can be a stressful experience for a anxious child and their parent.

Depression inspires Penny to create 'Motivating Giraffe'

'I wanted to spread the message that it’s okay to not be okay'

How colouring-in heals the psychological scars of trauma

Colouring-in has become a popular way for adults to relax and de-stress.

Domestic violence survivors are finding solace in colouring-in

Don't let the wind scare you off fishing

Sunset at Dicky Beach. Photo: Brett Wortman/Sunshine Coast Daily

Fishing Lines with QT columnist Matt Osley

HIV, homophobia the ghosts that haunt Chris

MESSAGE: A billboard at Palmview is part of a campaign to eradicate HIV by 2020.

HIV doesn't have to be a life sentence - just ask Chris.

Research shows whales can be just like boys in a bar

MONITORING BEHAVIOUR: A small pod of whales approaches a Sunreef boat off the Sunshine Coast.

Whales can be just a bit like boys in a bar

Love (and veil) on fire at fairytale wedding

Adam and Gina Bryer's wedding. Photos: Adam and Gina Bryer's wedding

Couple's day was perfect as can be

He might have had the droids you're looking for

TINY TREASURE: Paul Vandemeer’s rare and valuable vinyl cape Jawa figure.

IT’S fair to say it was an obsession.

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Craft beers are brewing for city’s latest festival

THREE of the city’s most popular pubs have brewed up an exciting event for Toowoomba beer lovers.

RECIPE: Vibrant variety with Mexican mix

Mexican chicken.

Fresh, vibrant ingredients to make Mexican chicken with bean salad

Tourism Noosa to decide on food and wine festival funding

Brianna Rule and Lisa Smitheram in Noosa Heads for the 2015 Noosa International Food and Wine Festival. Photo: John McCutcheon / Sunshine Coast Daily

Funding body to decide who will run iconic Noosa festival

VIDEO: ‘Paleo diet changed my life’

LIFE CHANGING: The paleo diet has saved Gladstone born mum Jocelyn Walker from a life of taking handfuls of medication every day. Photo Mike Richards / The Observer

‘Paleo diet changed my life’

Easy-to-make meals for school holiday time

FRUIT AND VEG: Danni Line will opt for fresh fruit and veg over fruit juice and muesli bars.

Seasonal fruit the best snack alternative

My shout: Tui pale ale misses the mark

Review: East India Pale Ale from the Tui Brewery

Could a 24-hour 'sinkhole' watch protect Inskip campers?

BIG JOB: Clayton’s Towing crews attempting the salvage operation at Inskip Point, near Rainbow Beach, after a huge ‘sinkhole’ opened up and swallowed a car and caravan at the popular camping spot on Saturday, September 26.

Campaigner says eagle-eyed rangers key to Inskip Point safety

XXXX Island auction offering paradise for charity

The sun is setting on the now-iconic XXXX Island.

All good things come to an end, but XXXX Island isn't going quietly

The sights and smells of Christmas in Europe

Lights, carolers, ginger bread houses and department store windows

Bargain priced vegetables and salads in abundance

THE first of the Australian stonefruit are on shelves but it’s still the best time of year for bargain vegetables and salads with top quality in abundance.

Great value-for-money this week

Rocklea Market: report

Not dripping in gold? How to save money on washday

There are many things you can do to save money.

Save money with helpful hints on doing laundry

Strawberries cheapest they have been all year

Seasonal fresh produce at the best prices at Rocklea Markets