RESCUE: Dog and koala fall down Rosewood sinkhole

Fire brigade and RSPCA on hand to save stunned animals

Ipswich anti-corruption campaigner assaulted

Jim Dodrill

Jim Dodrill and his elderly father were allegedly assaulted

Paul Pisasale: Who was the woman at Brisbane watch-house?

Dr Patricia Petersen dressed up for Australia Day

Who was the woman who met Pisasale outside the Brisbane watch-house

Officer to undergo disease testing after spitting offence

NSW police at Coffs Harbour boat ramp. Photo: Trevor Veale / The Coffs Coast Advocate

Welfare checks turns into serious assault on police

10 things to do these school holidays

people, winter, friendship, sport and leisure concept - happy friends ice skating on rink outdoors

Your guide to keeping the kids entertained

Iconic Ipswich business holds massive closing down sale

Booval Hourglass Jewellers owner Shelley Fox and long term employee Yvonne Otto are preparing the store for their closing down sale.

PHOTOS: Long running Ipswich jewellery store slashing prices

Great-grandmother picks up bingo prize

LUCKY: QT Bingo competition winner Rose Stokan.

ROSE Stokan said she couldn't believe she'd won

Is this the secret to happiness?

Turns out music could have us all on the way to achieving ultimate happiness!

Could it be this simple?

RECALL: The supermarket glasses that break in your hands

A RANGE of drinking glasses sold across Australia are being recalled amid fears they may break "during normal use" and cut the hands of whoever is holding it.

They were pulled from shelves on May 25.

School halls are Labor 'pork barrelling', says MP

Shadow Education spokeswoman Tracy Davis has accused Labor of pork barrelling.

"Labor is pork-barrelling on the eve of an election"

'Mongrel act' plummets sacked CQ workers to rock bottom

AMWU Regional Organiser Peter Lyon is outraged over Aurizon's treatment of its redundant Rockhampton workers, who were this week forced to train their replacements.

What these workers have been asked to do adds insult to injury.

Buyers snap up blocks at new estate

OPEN SPACE: Samantha and Dwayne Dale purchased this 3000sq m block in the newly developed Paradise Heights Estate in Deebing Heights.

Final chance to live it large

VIDEO: New Ipswich business cremating your pets

PET FUNERAL: Pets in Peace owner Martin Hopp, pictured with Joanna Hopp, has brought the family-owned pet crematorium business to Ipswich.

Backyard grave for Nibbles or Scruffy replaced with pet crematorium

Fast food outlet planning third drive-through for Ipswich

Construction site at Booval on Brisbane Rd.

Construction steams ahead at Booval site

Free burgers if you can guess location of new restaurant

There will be two Carl's Jr Burgers opening in Ipswich, the chain has revealed.

A juicy secret is being kept from the people of Ipswich

Auditors take records from Ipswich hall

COMPLEX ISSUE: Auditors will soon begin going through financial records of the Redbank School of Arts Hall.

AUDITORS will soon take over the financial accounts of a local hall.

Ocean views up for sale at Bargara Rise

LAND RELEASE: Rob Sergiacomi on site at the Bargara Rise development off Watsons Road Bargara.

More ocean-view land comes on the market at Bargara

How broadband cable to Coast is good for Australia

Cable direct to Coast would help to address a major national risk

Why getting fired was the best thing for this photographer

Photographer Nicola Brander.

From $20 an hour to employing her own staff.

Apprenticeships going at BSL

Year 10 Gladstone State High School student Kieran Marcus with BSL general manager Joe Rea.

BSL is recruiting for its 2018 Apprenticeship Program

David Jones set to launch upmarket convenience store chain

David Jones is planning a fancy convenience store chain. Pictured is MasterChef winner at the department store’s Market Street food hall.

Those with a bit of cash are in for a new shopping treat

Millionaire Nathan Birch to offload $55M in property

Nathan Birch wants to focus more on developing properties.

Sydney property investor has announced he is selling up

We need to choose the next Ipswich mayor carefully

'The decision is left to us, the voters'

Trouble enough without another trip to moon

MOON SHOT: Stephen Hawking wants return to moon when Earth's clock runs out

There have been other predictions about our Earth

Prescription drugs more dangerous than guns

BIG PHARMA: A readers says the media's hype over guns isn't warranted.

The media's hype over guns isn't warranted

Teacher who made life better for low achievers

MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Gonski in the news at the moment.

Head teacher left an indelible mark

Don't vaccinate? You're betraying your country

No sympathy for families who choose not to vaccinate

OPINION: Comparing lost pets to babies is too far

Now more than ever, there are businesses designed to let people farewell their pets in whatever way they like, and that's great. But saying losing a pet is like losing a child is going too far.

SAYING goodbye to pets is important but some take it too far

Better help for those affected by war zones

Ipswich Legacy Widows is celebrating their 60th anniversary.

Legacy Ipswich has moved into its own premises at Booval

Great Barrier Reef: new report gives it a price tag

Clownfish on the Great Barrier Reef. Photo courtesy of TTNQ.

Reef supports more than 27,000 jobs, says new analysis

Cole Miller's killer still waiting to hear his punishment

Armstrong Renata killed Sunshine Coast teen Cole Miller.

Moreton Bay chopper search after canoe found drifting

This canoe has been found drifting near Peel Island.

Three water police vessels and two helicopters are searching.

'All-in brawl' so fierce soccer match called off

HOME GAME: Warwick Wolves players (white) in a game at Queens Park. FILE PHOTO

All-in-brawl got so vicious soccer match was forced to be called off

Miracle baby survives mother's horror death

Caleb Stirling, Daniel Stirling and Sarah Paino's son.

"I have some bad days where I just can’t stop thinking about her."

How 9/11 helped make Waleed Aly a household name

Waleed Aly and Susan Carland at the 2016 Logie Awards

“It feels like there was a script written for me,” he said.

All is lost if the Liberals keep turning into Labor

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull during Question Time in the House of Representatives at Parliament House in Canberra this week. (AAP Image/Dean Lewins)

POLITICIANS in trouble typically have a four-stage response

Taking on a minority is not taking on the 'PC Brigade'

Senator Pauline Hanson speaking at today’s press conference at Parliament House. Picture: Kym Smith

How is targeting a minority group taking on the PC Brigade?

21-year-old's life support turned off in tragic mystery

Central Coast man Jayden Mason was found with severe head injuries at Lake Haven.

Police are also trying to find a woman who stopped to help.

Tweed shooting victim known as 'the enforcer'

Ace Hall was shot in the stomach and later died. Picture: Facebook.

Ace John Anthony Hall, 31, died after being shot in the stomach

Breastfeeding in Kmart: Coast mum's bold statement

PUBLIC BREASTFEEDING: This Coast mum took to social media to share her decision to breastfeed in public.

This Coast mum will breastfeed whenever, wherever it's needed.

'Rockmelon nearly killed my unborn son'

Amelia Liddy-Sudbury has a warning for pregnant mothers who love rockmelon.

“It is a deadset miracle he is alive"

Dad rode 2253 kilometres to hear dead daughter's heart beat

Abbey Conner, 20, died while holidaying in Cancun, Mexico.

Father cycled 2253 kilometres to hear his late daughter’s heart beat

WATCH: Speeding tank charges through the streets of Minsk

This is not how to react if you're late for a parade

Girl survives 7.5m fall from New York amusement ride

A teenage girl has survived a fall from an amusement ride in New York, after screaming for help as she dangled from a gondola.

A teenage girl has survived a fall from an amusement ride

Kindergarten teacher moonlights as porn star

Teacher fired after refusing to quit her job as a porn star

Oxford University’s wildest student shindig

The Piers Gaveston ball is attended by Oxford University students and by some accounts is a hot bed of drugs and sex.

This isn't your usual university ball.

‘One of the most ludicrous films ever made’

THE fifth Transformers film has broken two records: Worst opening weekend at the US box office and most panned film in the franchise so far.

Transformers movie bombs to horror opening week

Optimus Prime in a scene from, "Transformers: The Last Knight."

Transformers 5 had the worst opening in the franchise’s history

Pixar weighs in on viral Toy Story theory

Woody and Buzz Lightyear from Toy Story.

DID Andy’s dad tragically die just before the story took place?

VIRAL VIDEO: Campaign to bring beloved nanny to Maryborough

** ADVANCE FOR MONDAY, OCT. 16 **FILE**This promotional photo provided by Disney Home Entertainment shows actors Julie Andrews as Mary Poppins and Dick Van Dyke as Bert in a scene from the 40th anniversary edition of the Disney DVD. P. L. Travers, author of the "Mary Poppins" books, approved of Andrews as Poppins but considered Van Dyke "all wrong" and objected to mixing animated characters with live actors. (AP Photo/Disney Home Entertainment)

Can we get Dame Julie Andrews to come to our festival?

King Judah through to The Voice grand final

Judah Kelly is through to the grand final of The Voice.

NOT even illness could stop the Laidley singer from performing.

The top 10 TV shows that need to end

Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright in a scene from season five of House of Cards.

It’s now time to cull some of our favourites