Tialeigh Palmer death may lead to blue card changes

Tiahleigh Palmer death: Blue card system improved

Shorten's national caucus for Australia's first people

QUICK VISIT: Federal member for Oxley Milton Dick hosted Opposition Leader Bill Shorten at Hymba Yumba Community Hub in Springfield where they met with indigenous students and announced plans to form a national caucus aimed at increasing representation, voter enrolment and party representation among Australia's first people.

Opposition leader visits students at Hymba Yumba

NAME AND SHAME: Intoxicated driver cops $1100 fine

IN COURT: A man was fined more than $1000 for driving under the influence at Redbank.

Every Monday the QT publishes the names of drink and drug drivers

Your four day family itinerary we prepared earlier...

STILL trying to convince Mum and Dad to take you on that holiday, kids? Here’s one we prepared earlier.

Two New Zealand holidays up for grabs!

THE only thing better than a holiday, is one that costs you zero dollars!

Photographer’s blueprint to snapping Dunedin

IF YOU’RE keen to put some of those learnt photography skills to the test, this New Zealand city is a great place to start.

WANTED: Ipswich candy burglars

Lollies and snacks taken from Brisbane St business over night

Criminal raped girl, 10, because he wanted to go to jail

A Wacol prison inmate will be kept in custody indefinitely after he admitted he raped a 10-year-old girl because he wanted to be imprisoned in Queensland.

Why 25 is the magic age for criminals

"Suddenly they take control of their lives and their criminal history begins to taper off."

Pisasale on Monday: Ipswich woman turns 100

Milestones celebrated throughout the region

Lifelong love of music shared with students at new school

Daniel Philippe runs AspirA Music in Springfield.

Teacher takes bold new step and opens new music school

VIDEO: How Nutella hot cross buns are helping sick kids

EASTER BUNS: Old Fernvale Bakery baker Matt Brown has been working through the night for weeks to perfect 14 hot cross bun flavour variations in the lead up to Easter.

Fernvale bakery home to 14 hot cross bun flavours

Rail line a must to the Ipswich boom valley

BOOM: Sekisui House development at Ecco Ripley. The Ripley valley population will hit 120,000 in coming decades

Population to hit 120,000 in Ripley Valley so public transport a key

Bundamba fire station in limbo after contractor goes bust

STALLED: The site of what will be the new Bundamba Fire Station. The principal contractor has gone into liquidation but a new one will be found to complete the project.

Liquidation of building company won't stop $2.85M project

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Where to see The Herd, Opiuo live this weekend

SEE THEM LIVE: Hip hop collective The Herd will perform at Earth Fequency Festival.

THE music and arts festival is bringing some big names to Ipswich.

How Stay at Home Mum blogger Jody Allen struck it big

Jody Allen and Walt Collins will co-host the Seven Network's Stay at Home Mum television series from April.

Jody Allen's star continues to rise at incredible speed

Assassins will slay audience with music

SHOT: Kyle Breese as John Wilkes Booth and Alex Andujar as Charles Giteau  in Assassins.

A dose of song, dance and laughter, starting this weekend

$40m Sunny Queen expansion means cracking new jobs

NOW OPEN: Minister for State Development Dr Anthony Lynham, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, Sunny Queen Australia managing director John O'Hara and Ipswich Mayor Paul Pisasale at the grand opening of the new $40 million manufacturing facility in Carole Park.

'Egg-cellent' investment will be a boost for local economy

Heat hits fresh produce prices hard

Asian vegetables offer best value

GM of Ipswich Council's $220M racetrack project quits

GONE: General manager of the Ipswich Motorsport Precinct Damien White has left his post at Willowbank.

Mayor says GM's departure over differences on strategic direction

$5.8 million school 'makeover' project is shovel ready

BIG CHANGE: Buildings at Ipswich West schools will soon be demolished to make way for a new, multi-storey building.

Ipswich school about to undergo a transformation

'We want life back in the mall'

GET IT RIGHT: Ipswich City Mall Newsagents owner Pauline Williamson wants to see the redevelopment of Ipswich City Square succeed.

Mall business owner can't wait for action on $150M redevelopment

Company will be engaged to keep retailers in CBD loop

INFORMER: Mayor Paul Pisasale has assured retailers he will keep them informed about all aspects of the Ipswich City Square redevelopment as it unfolds.

Ipswich City Square redevelopment takes next step to fruition

Earth Frequency 2017

Katharna Marche and Anaelle Delameele at Earth Frequency Festival.

Earth Frequency 2017

Dunedin's Otago Museum Tropical Forest

The entrance to the Otago Museum

The Butterfly enclosure in the Otago museum is a popular part of their Discovery...

Get in the swim in Dunedin

Surfers get ready to take on the waves at St Clair beach in Dunedin.

From the Moana Pool, to the beach at St Clair, there's plenty of places to get wet...

GeoSim's Charles du Plessis talks about pilot training

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GeoSim's Charles du Plessis talks about pilot training

Driving instructor slams impatient drivers

Dave Cullen from Pro Drive Ipswich talks about impatience of other drivers around learners.

Dave Cullen from Pro Drive Ipswich talks about the impatience of drivers towards...

Safe City catches speeding driver

The driver was caught on Ipswich Safe City cameras.

A car was caught tearing through Brisbane St early Sunday morning.

Two sets of twins make for double the fun at prep school

THERE can't be too many teachers who can say that 40% of their classroom consists of twins.

Paul Murray listens to regions

Paul Murray is taking his Sky News show on the road to shine a spotlight on regional Australia.

Radio broadcaster wants viewers to 'turn up and fire up'

Qld cancer rate triples in 30 years: Cancer Council

Cancer Council Queensland CEO Professor Jeff Dunn AO.

More than 27,000 cancer cases have been noted in Qld since 1982.

Ferrari reveals its quickest ever road car: the Superfast

RED DEVIL: Ferrari 812 Superfast offers 588kW and 718Nm from its 6.5-litre V12, meaning a zero to 100kmh time of 2.9-seconds and a top speed of more than 340kmh.

The most powerful and exclusive Ferrari in its road car range

MELON FEST: Not just for Chinchilla locals anymore

Melon skiing at the 2017 Chinchilla Melon Festival on Saturday.

Chinchilla's Melon Festival is no longer just about the residents

'Shock of his life': Agonising wait after son pricked by needle

Angela Moore and her son John Williams, 4, were horrified after he was pricked with a needle at a Barney Point parkland.

A boy was pricked by what nurses believe was a used needle.

7 reasons this place is outdoor-junkie's haven

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MKR rocked by satay sauce cheating scandal

WE ALL know what satay sauce is, right? Alyse and Matt didn't when they served it up on their MKR restaurant. Slammed by everyone, their reaction was gold.

'Nasty' Married At First Sight groom ripped apart on TV

Anthony gets torn down during the Married At First Sight commitment ceremony.

MAFS groom Anthony faces the music after fiery dinner party.

MOVIE REVIEW: Matt Damon's The Great Wall gets lost

Matt Damon fails in a scene from the movie The Great Wall.

Did The Great Wall get lost in translation?

Why Hollywood’s siding with Brad Pitt over Angelina Jolie

Jolie may have the kids, but Pitt has custody of Hollywood

Expert: Why renters, home buyers may struggle

Matusik Property Insights director Michael Matusik.

What's next for the city's housing market

Massive seaside development of 3200 lots

DESIRABLE LIFESTYLE: The masterplan for the proposed Elliott Heads Estate.

"There's nothing else left along the coastline of Queensland now"

Potential home buyers punished for doing the 'right thing'

Should I go to university or buy a house?

This new property trend is emerging in Ipswich

Darren Boettcher.

Property owners seizing new opportunity

New suburb in the crosshairs of Coast vandals

UNDER WRAPS: Graffiti on art installations at the entrance to the newly opened Bells Creek Arterial Road has been covered up.

Vandal rechristens Stockland as something less than complimentary

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No time to respond to job applicants? Google CEO does.

Girl, 7, delighted to get personal response from Google boss

South dominates manufacturing grants applications

State Development Minister Anthony Lynham praised Maryborough's Downer Rail.

Most manufacturing grants applications from southern Queensland

New Rocky mine plans revealed, up to 500 workers needed

JOBS, JOBS, JOBS: A mine that will eventually have the capacity to employ 500 workers is opening in CQ.

BOSS OF yet-to-be-built coal mine will hire CQ workers.

UPDATE: Administrators announce plan to save Stockland stores

Terry White Chemists in Stockland shopping centre closes its doors as administrators are called in.

'We are trying to recapitalise the business moving forward'

'Second wave of pain': No jobs for FIFO workers coming home

NO WHERE TO GO: Gladstone FIFO workers hung after UGL-Kentz readvertises jobs they were made redundant from late last year.

HUNDREDS of FIFO workers could return to no jobs in Gladstone.

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Toyota HiLux Double Cab SR5 long term review final report

IN ITS ELEMENT: Over our three month 3000km test, the Toyota HiLux SR5 was at its best as an off-road plaything and workhorse load-lugger. As a daily driver though it reminded it was still a truck...

After 3000km we give our final report on HiLux life

Mercedes-AMG C 63 S Cabriolet road test and review

OPENING HOURS: Mercedes-AMG C 63 S Cabriolet’s 375kW/700Nm bi-turbo V8 helps wind-in-the-hair drivers hit 100kmh in 4.1 seconds.

AMG’s $180k C 63 S Cabrio brings V8 thrills and topless elegance

Our best-selling city car is ready for a refresh

GT-LINE: Next generation Picanto has been shown in Europe, including with desirably sporty GT-Line kit. We're yet to learn if Australia will offer this option and a fruitier turbo engine for the new Picanto.

Value-packed next gen Kia Picanto arrivng by mid-year

Subaru Impreza 2.0i-S Hatch road test and review

WELL-OPTIONED Subaru's Impreza in higher specification 2.0i-S guise features excellent cabin features and cutting edge safety to go with a quality chassis.

The new Impreza offers impressive all-wheel-drive security and value

HSV's anniversary range celebrates 30 years of performance

POWER PLAYERS: 30 Years editions of Maloo, ClubSport, Senator and GTS bring power gains, revised suspensions and fresh styling

More power and torque for HSV's 30 Years specials

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