May 2016

Commented on a story 24th May 2016 12:14 PM

I didn't want the innocence of this photo to be tarnished by morons, by the quick-to-judge or by the pockets in our community who want to spread fear.

OPINION: Dads need to be free to openly love their kids

"Thanks Mangsaab, appreciate that."

Commented on a story 24th May 2016 12:14 PM

I didn't want the innocence of this photo to be tarnished by morons, by the quick-to-judge or by the pockets in our community who want to spread fear.

OPINION: Dads need to be free to openly love their kids

"I reckon you're right. Thanks."

Commented on a story 24th May 2016 10:34 AM

I didn't want the innocence of this photo to be tarnished by morons, by the quick-to-judge or by the pockets in our community who want to spread fear.

OPINION: Dads need to be free to openly love their kids

"What makes you say that? It looks like a dad and his child having a play in the bath to me."

Commented on a story 24th May 2016 10:34 AM

I didn't want the innocence of this photo to be tarnished by morons, by the quick-to-judge or by the pockets in our community who want to spread fear.

OPINION: Dads need to be free to openly love their kids

"Interesting point. It could be time to stop children going to the beach or the pool too, in case..."

Published a story 24th May 2016 8:30 AM

I didn't want the innocence of this photo to be tarnished by morons, by the quick-to-judge or by the pockets in our community who want to spread fear.

OPINION: Dads need to be free to openly love their kids

I didn't want the innocence of this photo to be tarnished by morons, by the quick-to-judge or by the pockets in our community who want to spread fear.

Published a story 18th May 2016 9:40 AM

No noble hero, no golden-hearted rogue, is safe when Thrones author George RR Martin wields his scythe. But why must they die?

ALL MEN MUST DIE: Why Games of Thrones kills its heroes

No noble hero, no golden-hearted rogue, is safe when Thrones author George RR Martin wields his scythe. But why must they die?

Published a story 16th May 2016 9:47 AM

SUNSHINE coast locals from land and sea found Mooloolaba Spit the perfect place for a sunset dinner on Sunday.

VIDEO: Dolphin swims into Mooloolaba for seafood feast

SUNSHINE coast locals from land and sea found Mooloolaba Spit the perfect place for a sunset dinner on Sunday.

Published a story 13th May 2016 10:15 PM

<strong>EXCLUSIVE </strong>THE Federal Government is signalling it may abandon reforms to Australian shipping trumpeted by former deputy prime minister Warren Truss.

New hope for Australian shipping as minister flags review

EXCLUSIVE THE Federal Government is signalling it may abandon reforms to Australian shipping trumpeted by former deputy prime minister Warren Truss.

Published a story 9th May 2016 6:11 AM

“We think that (border security) is in the hands of competent people. This example has shown it’s not the case.”

Foreign ships sail past gaps in national security: inquiry

“We think that (border security) is in the hands of competent people. This example has shown it’s not the case.”

Voted in a poll 6th May 2016 9:37 AM

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Owen Jacques is an award-winning investigative journalist from Mackay, now based on the Sunshine Coast as APN Australian Regional Media’s Online News Editor. He has a strong background reporting on politics, business and breaking news. Owen has also specialised in resources reporting, which included a successful campaign to fight 100% fly-in, fly-out mining in rural Queensland towns.