Top shots http://www.qt.com.au/photos/top-shots-2010-photos-gallery-amazing-news-pics/1604/ See the best photographs from our talented snappers. Mon, 4 Apr 2011 11:59:07 +1000 https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/04/04/IQT_05-04-2011_NEWS_03_BOUT02A_fct501x308x5.jpg Top shots /photos/top-shots-2010-photos-gallery-amazing-news-pics/1604/ 1 of 122, Jess ‘Slambi Lauper’ Fletcher from the City Sirens will be up against Karen ‘Razza Makazz’ Galea from the Missfits in Ipswich’s first roller derby bout on Sunday. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/04/04/IQT_05-04-2011_NEWS_03_BOUT02A_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/04/04/IQT_05-04-2011_NEWS_03_BOUT02A_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Jess ‘Slambi Lauper’ Fletcher from the City Sirens will be up against Karen ‘Razza Makazz’ Galea from the Missfits in Ipswich’s first roller derby bout on Sunday. Photo: Claudia Baxter. Mon, 4 Apr 2011 19:33:25 +1000 2 of 122, Isaac Tanioria, 4, of Redcliffe inspects one of the steam engines. Photo: David Nielsen <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/03/13/IQT_14-03-2011_NEWS_12_rail14_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/03/13/IQT_14-03-2011_NEWS_12_rail14_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Isaac Tanioria, 4, of Redcliffe inspects one of the steam engines. Photo: David Nielsen Sun, 13 Mar 2011 19:07:25 +1000 3 of 122, Mariah Carew was named winner of the senior section of the Bundy Icon Model Search 2011. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/03/13/BNM_14-03-2011_EGN_05_Mariah Carew.1_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/03/13/BNM_14-03-2011_EGN_05_Mariah Carew.1_fct427x263x72_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Mariah Carew was named winner of the senior section of the Bundy Icon Model Search 2011. Photo: Gina Corocher. Sun, 13 Mar 2011 19:55:07 +1000 4 of 122, Sergeant Dallas Leven of Grafton highway patrol said results from a recent police blitz on drink driving suggested many Clarence Valley drivers were still ignoring the risks of driving under the influence of alcohol. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/03/02/EDE_03-03-2011_EGN_06_GRA020311AH-RBT01.1_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/03/02/EDE_03-03-2011_EGN_06_GRA020311AH-RBT01.1_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Sergeant Dallas Leven of Grafton highway patrol said results from a recent police blitz on drink driving suggested many Clarence Valley drivers were still ignoring the risks of driving under the influence of alcohol. Photo: Adam Hourigan. Wed, 2 Mar 2011 20:18:30 +1000 5 of 122, Students Byron Roberts, Jordan Barnham and Jack Baker-Sime hope to hold special Banana Festival performances. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/02/24/DDN_25-02-2011_NEWS_03_dn2503a_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/02/24/DDN_25-02-2011_NEWS_03_dn2503a_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Students Byron Roberts, Jordan Barnham and Jack Baker-Sime hope to hold special Banana Festival performances. Photo: John Gass. Thu, 24 Feb 2011 19:15:29 +1000 6 of 122, Paul Zanuso, the father of Nathan Zanuso who was killed in an accident on the Pacific Highway last year near Ulmarra, places a cross on the side of the road at the site of the crash. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/02/22/EDE_23-02-2011_EGN_01_GRA220211AH-ZANUSO01.1_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/02/22/EDE_23-02-2011_EGN_01_GRA220211AH-ZANUSO01.1_fct392x241x96_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Paul Zanuso, the father of Nathan Zanuso who was killed in an accident on the Pacific Highway last year near Ulmarra, places a cross on the side of the road at the site of the crash. Tue, 22 Feb 2011 19:14:09 +1000 7 of 122, Liam MacPhail, Rory MacPhail and Tom Swift from Cudgen SLSC in training ahead of the junior NSW Surf Life Saving Championships at Kingscliff. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/02/10/DDN_11-02-2011_SPORT_06_d130643a_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/02/10/DDN_11-02-2011_SPORT_06_d130643a_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Liam MacPhail, Rory MacPhail and Tom Swift from Cudgen SLSC in training ahead of the junior NSW Surf Life Saving Championships at Kingscliff. Photo: Scott Powick. Thu, 10 Feb 2011 20:04:15 +1000 8 of 122, <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/02/04/MARK02_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/02/04/MARK02_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Fri, 4 Feb 2011 08:50:54 +1000 9 of 122, Bli Bli's Clancy Butler-Hill does not want his hair cut. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/01/28/hair_t1880.JPG"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/01/28/hair_fct1021x628x3x52_t200.JPG"/></a></p> Bli Bli's Clancy Butler-Hill does not want his hair cut. Photo: Nicholas Falconer. Fri, 28 Jan 2011 09:55:54 +1000 10 of 122, Big Day Out music festival at the Gold Coast, 2011. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/01/25/LIS230111BDO45_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/01/25/LIS230111BDO45_fct726x447x152x38_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Big Day Out music festival at the Gold Coast, 2011. Photo: Jay Cronan. Tue, 25 Jan 2011 10:04:17 +1000 11 of 122, Jimmy Armstrong, Brandon Zysk and TJ Esau familiarise themselves with the beer goggles and standard drink measures. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/01/20/BNM_21-01-2011_EGN_02_BUN200111GOG1_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/01/20/BNM_21-01-2011_EGN_02_BUN200111GOG1_fct382x235x39x30_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Jimmy Armstrong, Brandon Zysk and TJ Esau familiarise themselves with the beer goggles and standard drink measures. Photo: Mike Knott. Thu, 20 Jan 2011 21:04:25 +1000 12 of 122, MOUNTING UP: Volunteers walk beside a pile of debris removed from flood damaged houses in Fairfield. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/01/16/SCN_17-01-2011_EGN_07_17D7A.IMG_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/01/16/SCN_17-01-2011_EGN_07_17D7A.IMG_fct488x300x12_t200.jpg"/></a></p> MOUNTING UP: Volunteers walk beside a pile of debris removed from flood damaged houses in Fairfield. Sun, 16 Jan 2011 19:58:20 +1000 13 of 122, A resident watches the flood gauge at the Fitzroy River. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/01/06/RMB_07-01-2011_RACE_05_ROCKY07_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/01/06/RMB_07-01-2011_RACE_05_ROCKY07_t200.jpg"/></a></p> A resident watches the flood gauge at the Fitzroy River. Photo: Chris Wills. Thu, 6 Jan 2011 19:53:58 +1000 14 of 122, Going off: Fireworks explode over Main Beach, Yamba, as part of the Pacific Hotel’s New Year’s fireworks. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/01/02/EDE_03-01-2011_EGN_03_a311210-05-02.JPG_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2011/01/02/EDE_03-01-2011_EGN_03_a311210-05-02.JPG_fct421x259x48x28_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Going off: Fireworks explode over Main Beach, Yamba, as part of the Pacific Hotel’s New Year’s fireworks. Photo: Adam Hourigan. Sun, 2 Jan 2011 20:42:45 +1000 15 of 122, Brian Gold is a big kid at heart and loves turning his Currimundi home into a Christmas wonderland. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/12/21/SCN_22-12-2010_EGN_12_lights egndec22.IMG_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/12/21/SCN_22-12-2010_EGN_12_lights egndec22.IMG_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Brian Gold is a big kid at heart and loves turning his Currimundi home into a Christmas wonderland. Photo: Jason Dougherty. Tue, 21 Dec 2010 21:35:15 +1000 16 of 122, WINNING RIDE: Brett Cross doesn’t look too comfortable but he scored enough points to share victory on Saturday in the open bull ride. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/12/19/RMB_20-12-2010_SPORT_09_ROK181210bullride-a1_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/12/19/RMB_20-12-2010_SPORT_09_ROK181210bullride-a1_t200.jpg"/></a></p> WINNING RIDE: Brett Cross doesn’t look too comfortable but he scored enough points to share victory on Saturday in the open bull ride. Photo: Allan Reinikka Rokbullride-A. Sun, 19 Dec 2010 21:58:01 +1000 17 of 122, Bernice Welch and her grand-daughter Sophie Johnson attending the QT Adopt-a-Family movie screening where movie-goers were asked to bring a can of food. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/12/14/IQT_15-12-2010_NEWS_07_movie13a_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/12/14/IQT_15-12-2010_NEWS_07_movie13a_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Bernice Welch and her grand-daughter Sophie Johnson attending the QT Adopt-a-Family movie screening where movie-goers were asked to bring a can of food. Photo: Sarah Harvey. Tue, 14 Dec 2010 22:07:17 +1000 18 of 122, Paul Jones from the Grafton SES freeing a Willy Wagtail from the Vent on top of Gon' Fishin. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/12/07/BR061210-01-05_t1880.JPG"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/12/07/BR061210-01-05_t200.JPG"/></a></p> Paul Jones from the Grafton SES freeing a Willy Wagtail from the Vent on top of Gon' Fishin. Photo: Brendan Ray. Tue, 7 Dec 2010 13:04:54 +1000 19 of 122, Carols by Candlelight events will fill the region with Christmas spirit this weekend. cont <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/12/03/RCQ_03-12-2010_WHATS_ON_02_Carols_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/12/03/RCQ_03-12-2010_WHATS_ON_02_Carols_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Carols by Candlelight events will fill the region with Christmas spirit this weekend. cont Fri, 3 Dec 2010 09:17:50 +1000 20 of 122, FIERY FAREWELL: The F-111 dump-and-burn over the Ipswich Christmas carols. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/11/28/IQT_29-11-2010_NEWS_05_mayor016_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/11/28/IQT_29-11-2010_NEWS_05_mayor016_t200.jpg"/></a></p> FIERY FAREWELL: The F-111 dump-and-burn over the Ipswich Christmas carols. Photo: Rob Williams. Sun, 28 Nov 2010 21:54:46 +1000 21 of 122, <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/11/23/SCN_24-11-2010_EGN_17_tigers egnnov24.IMG_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/11/23/SCN_24-11-2010_EGN_17_tigers egnnov24.IMG_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Photo: Contributed. Tue, 23 Nov 2010 21:27:47 +1000 22 of 122, Magda Szubanksi (right) asks Terri, Bindi and Robert Irwin to adopt her. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/11/16/195179an_t1880.JPG"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/11/16/195179an_t200.JPG"/></a></p> Magda Szubanksi (right) asks Terri, Bindi and Robert Irwin to adopt her. Photo: Cade Mooney. Tue, 16 Nov 2010 08:22:04 +1000 23 of 122, Sunrise at the Richmond livestock exchange. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/11/15/LNS_16-11-2010_EGN_01_Page 1_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/11/15/LNS_16-11-2010_EGN_01_Page 1_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Sunrise at the Richmond livestock exchange. Photo: Jacklyn Wagner. Mon, 15 Nov 2010 19:45:40 +1000 24 of 122, Kyle Noke. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/11/14/SCN_15-11-2010_SPORT_08_15b40.IMG_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/11/14/SCN_15-11-2010_SPORT_08_15b40.IMG_fct427x263x73x105_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Kyle Noke. Photo: Cade Mooneycm. Sun, 14 Nov 2010 20:34:43 +1000 25 of 122, Firefighters battle a blaze at Williams Store in Ronald Street, Injune. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/11/08/TCH_09-11-2010_ROP_01_injune_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/11/08/TCH_09-11-2010_ROP_01_injune_fct356x219x70_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Firefighters battle a blaze at Williams Store in Ronald Street, Injune. Photo: SUPPLIED. Mon, 8 Nov 2010 19:06:05 +1000 26 of 122, Australian working dog rescue foster carer Sandra Ward of Bundamba with Cherry (left) and her cat Norton. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/11/07/IQT_08-11-2010_NEWS_03_dog6c_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/11/07/IQT_08-11-2010_NEWS_03_dog6c_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Australian working dog rescue foster carer Sandra Ward of Bundamba with Cherry (left) and her cat Norton. Photo: David Nielsen . Sun, 7 Nov 2010 19:14:22 +1000 27 of 122, Coffs Harbour's Chris Hales gets the chop for charity after agreeing to shave off his 30cm mane, snowy beard and moustache to raise almost $5000 for beyondblue. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/10/27/hale_hair_271010_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/10/27/hale_hair_271010_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Coffs Harbour's Chris Hales gets the chop for charity after agreeing to shave off his 30cm mane, snowy beard and moustache to raise almost $5000 for beyondblue. Photo: Trevor Veale. Tue, 26 Oct 2010 05:52:06 +1000 28 of 122, Cameron Grant of Inspired Youth Performing Arts performs his fire twirling moves for the crowd at the North Coast National Exhibition 2010 in Lismore. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/10/25/show_fire_251010_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/10/25/show_fire_251010_fct761x468x197x26_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Cameron Grant of Inspired Youth Performing Arts performs his fire twirling moves for the crowd at the North Coast National Exhibition 2010 in Lismore. Photo: Jay Cronan. Sun, 24 Oct 2010 07:15:16 +1000 29 of 122, Tickled pink Cancer Council volunteers Kathy Derrett and Meg O’Hara in the mood to mark Pink Ribbon Day. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/10/24/CCA_25-10-2010_EGN_06_Pink mall 02_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/10/24/CCA_25-10-2010_EGN_06_Pink mall 02_fct325x200x128x27_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Tickled pink Cancer Council volunteers Kathy Derrett and Meg O’Hara in the mood to mark Pink Ribbon Day. Photo: Trevor Veale. Sun, 24 Oct 2010 18:39:42 +1000 30 of 122, MasterChef contestant Aaron Harvie and Natalie Miller celebrate their marriage on Mr Harvie’s mother’s property at Teven last month. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/10/19/LNS_20-10-2010_EGN_13_LNS2013A_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/10/19/LNS_20-10-2010_EGN_13_LNS2013A_t200.jpg"/></a></p> MasterChef contestant Aaron Harvie and Natalie Miller celebrate their marriage on Mr Harvie’s mother’s property at Teven last month. Photo: John Bortolin. Tue, 19 Oct 2010 18:49:04 +1000 31 of 122, YMHFA facilitator Fran Lester. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/17/ment15_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/17/ment15_fct985x606x39x76_t200.jpg"/></a></p> YMHFA facilitator Fran Lester. Photo: Rob Williams. Fri, 17 Sep 2010 11:02:56 +1000 32 of 122, Striking pose: Zane Melton and Alicia Marcy will dance together for the last time at their annual concert next Saturday. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/10/14/RMB_15-10-2010_ROP_05_rok-dance13_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/10/14/RMB_15-10-2010_ROP_05_rok-dance13_fct421x259x33x8_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Striking pose: Zane Melton and Alicia Marcy will dance together for the last time at their annual concert next Saturday. Photo: Allan Reinikka AR--. Thu, 14 Oct 2010 19:02:25 +1000 33 of 122, Phil Rettke’s time exposure photo of the final F-111 dump-and-burn over Bundamba on Saturday night. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/11/29/IQT_30-11-2010_NEWS_05_DumpandBurn_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/11/29/IQT_30-11-2010_NEWS_05_DumpandBurn_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Phil Rettke’s time exposure photo of the final F-111 dump-and-burn over Bundamba on Saturday night. Photo: Phil Rettke. Sun, 28 Nov 2010 11:08:31 +1000 34 of 122, David Halliwell is taking part in 1200km bike ride to raise funds for Brisbane and Sydney’s Royal Children’s hospitals. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/10/11/SCN_12-10-2010_EGN_12_bigride egnoct11.IMG_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/10/11/SCN_12-10-2010_EGN_12_bigride egnoct11.IMG_t200.jpg"/></a></p> David Halliwell is taking part in 1200km bike ride to raise funds for Brisbane and Sydney’s Royal Children’s hospitals. Photo: Cade Mooney. Mon, 11 Oct 2010 21:57:23 +1000 35 of 122, Haoyan Kotis releases 17 doves as a last Hervey Bay goodbye at yesterday’s memorial service for her husband. Family friend and the service celebrant, Annette Georgiou stands beside her for encouragement. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/10/10/FFC_11-10-2010_EGN_03_11george goodbye 1_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/10/10/FFC_11-10-2010_EGN_03_11george goodbye 1_fct455x280x35_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Haoyan Kotis releases 17 doves as a last Hervey Bay goodbye at yesterday’s memorial service for her husband. Family friend and the service celebrant, Annette Georgiou stands beside her for encouragement. Photo: Valerie Horton. Sun, 10 Oct 2010 18:28:49 +1000 36 of 122, Allrounders Catering Service owners Mellisa Endres and Beau Togo. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/10/07/DDN_08-10-2010_NEWS_04_d129665b_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/10/07/DDN_08-10-2010_NEWS_04_d129665b_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Allrounders Catering Service owners Mellisa Endres and Beau Togo. Photo: John Gass. Thu, 7 Oct 2010 18:08:39 +1000 37 of 122, To celebrate the arrival of the finalists in this year’s Archibald Prize, Coffs Harbour locals were invited to come as their favourite portrait. Trevor Crisell was body painted by Michelle Bryant - King for 2 1/2 hours. He depicts Nick Stathopolous 'The Bequest'. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/10/08/archibald_24_t1880.JPG"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/10/08/archibald_24_t200.JPG"/></a></p> To celebrate the arrival of the finalists in this year’s Archibald Prize, Coffs Harbour locals were invited to come as their favourite portrait. Trevor Crisell was body painted by Michelle Bryant - King for 2 1/2 hours. He depicts Nick Stathopolous 'The Bequest'. Photo: Leigh Jensen. Wed, 6 Oct 2010 19:33:45 +1000 38 of 122, SENIOR CONSTABLE Nick Dixon prepares to lead the procession at the police remembrance day service at the Christchurch Cathedral in Grafton. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/29/EDE_30-09-2010_EGN_08_a290910-08-01_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/29/EDE_30-09-2010_EGN_08_a290910-08-01_t200.jpg"/></a></p> SENIOR CONSTABLE Nick Dixon prepares to lead the procession at the police remembrance day service at the Christchurch Cathedral in Grafton. Wed, 29 Sep 2010 19:03:53 +1000 39 of 122, Matt Geronimi from this year’s So You Think You Can Dance series on Channel 10 came to the BOK dance school in Pottsville. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/10/03/DDN_04-10-2010_NEWS_03_d129646b.2_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/10/03/DDN_04-10-2010_NEWS_03_d129646b.2_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Matt Geronimi from this year’s So You Think You Can Dance series on Channel 10 came to the BOK dance school in Pottsville. Photo: John Gass. Sun, 3 Oct 2010 20:34:44 +1000 40 of 122, Kulangoor farmer Kelvin Yarrow has made headlines after blocking roads on his farm with tractors to stop workers from the Northern Network Alliance from entering the property. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/27/SCN_28-09-2010_EGN_07_194128d_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/27/SCN_28-09-2010_EGN_07_194128d_fct465x286x35_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Kulangoor farmer Kelvin Yarrow has made headlines after blocking roads on his farm with tractors to stop workers from the Northern Network Alliance from entering the property. Photo: Darryn Smith. Mon, 27 Sep 2010 21:27:21 +1000 41 of 122, The congregation came out in force to bless the new St Matthew’s Anglican Church in Dunoon, after the original was destroyed in a freak tornado. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/26/LNS_27-09-2010_EGN_01_LNS2701C_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/26/LNS_27-09-2010_EGN_01_LNS2701C_t200.jpg"/></a></p> The congregation came out in force to bless the new St Matthew’s Anglican Church in Dunoon, after the original was destroyed in a freak tornado. Photo: Cathy Adams. Sun, 26 Sep 2010 21:24:56 +1000 42 of 122, Member for Ipswich Rachel Nolan spends a day working in the Churchill Abattoir. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/20/IQT_21-09-2010_NEWS_03_meat20b_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/20/IQT_21-09-2010_NEWS_03_meat20b_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Member for Ipswich Rachel Nolan spends a day working in the Churchill Abattoir. Photo: David Nielsen . Mon, 20 Sep 2010 19:16:09 +1000 43 of 122, One of the horses pulls a face at the 2010 Ulton Race Day at Thabeban Park. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/21/race1809p_final_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/21/race1809p_final_t200.jpg"/></a></p> One of the horses pulls a face at the 2010 Ulton Race Day at Thabeban Park. Photo: Max Fleet. Tue, 21 Sep 2010 08:55:40 +1000 44 of 122, TAKE THE PLUNGE: Warm weather prompts Shaynne Ford to shed her winter coat and explore the depths of what Gladstone has to offer. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/19/OGO_20-09-2010_ROP_02_GLA_weth190910-1_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/19/OGO_20-09-2010_ROP_02_GLA_weth190910-1_t200.jpg"/></a></p> TAKE THE PLUNGE: Warm weather prompts Shaynne Ford to shed her winter coat and explore the depths of what Gladstone has to offer. Photo: Chrissy Harris. Sun, 19 Sep 2010 21:16:07 +1000 45 of 122, Amazing atmospheric sight: Reader and dedicated storm-chaser Chris McFerran sent us this stunning snap of a rare pileus cap cloud from earlier in the week. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/17/WDN_18-09-2010_ROP_04_IMG_0059_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/17/WDN_18-09-2010_ROP_04_IMG_0059_fct466x350_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Amazing atmospheric sight: Reader and dedicated storm-chaser Chris McFerran sent us this stunning snap of a rare pileus cap cloud from earlier in the week. Fri, 17 Sep 2010 20:04:12 +1000 46 of 122, Big stretch: Karlee Maguire (purple), Emily Rowles (blue) and Alycia Keane (grey) limber up as a special dance course at Tweed is taking placements for next year. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/15/DDN_16-09-2010_NEWS_04_d129485h_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/15/DDN_16-09-2010_NEWS_04_d129485h_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Big stretch: Karlee Maguire (purple), Emily Rowles (blue) and Alycia Keane (grey) limber up as a special dance course at Tweed is taking placements for next year. Photo: Blainey Woodham. Wed, 15 Sep 2010 20:23:16 +1000 47 of 122, Boonah’s ‘perfect fig’, the central figure in ‘The Tree’, and (above) just one of the scenes tourists will delight in when they tour the Scenic Rim region after seeing the movie. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/15/IQT_16-09-2010_NEWS_11_boonah_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/15/IQT_16-09-2010_NEWS_11_boonah_fct408x251_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Boonah’s ‘perfect fig’, the central figure in ‘The Tree’, and (above) just one of the scenes tourists will delight in when they tour the Scenic Rim region after seeing the movie. Wed, 15 Sep 2010 19:05:02 +1000 48 of 122, Ipswich Hospital Emergency Services director Stephen Brierley is moving on after 13 years in the position. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/13/IQT_14-09-2010_NEWS_05_emer11a_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/13/IQT_14-09-2010_NEWS_05_emer11a_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Ipswich Hospital Emergency Services director Stephen Brierley is moving on after 13 years in the position. Photo: Rob Williams. Mon, 13 Sep 2010 19:04:33 +1000 49 of 122, NERVOUS WAIT: Nev Reeves ponders the prospect of winning $100,000 from Keno if he kicks a goal from half-way. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/09/IQT_10-09-2010_NEWS_03_keno09b_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/09/IQT_10-09-2010_NEWS_03_keno09b_t200.jpg"/></a></p> NERVOUS WAIT: Nev Reeves ponders the prospect of winning $100,000 from Keno if he kicks a goal from half-way. Photo: Claudia Baxter. Thu, 9 Sep 2010 21:12:04 +1000 50 of 122, Surfing photographer Patrick Gorbunovs captured this image of a shark while surfing in the Byron Bay area. He couldn’t actually see it, but his camera revealed what was swimming beneath. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/10/EDE_11-09-2010_EGN_08_NEW shark_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/10/EDE_11-09-2010_EGN_08_NEW shark_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Surfing photographer Patrick Gorbunovs captured this image of a shark while surfing in the Byron Bay area. He couldn’t actually see it, but his camera revealed what was swimming beneath. Fri, 10 Sep 2010 21:18:20 +1000 51 of 122, Team-of-the-century member Syd Clarke, a former Nambour All Whites captain-coach, is looking forward to being inducted into the Hall of Fame. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/09/SCN_10-09-2010_SPORT_04_193684a_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/09/SCN_10-09-2010_SPORT_04_193684a_fct475x292_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Team-of-the-century member Syd Clarke, a former Nambour All Whites captain-coach, is looking forward to being inducted into the Hall of Fame. Photo: Cade Mooney. Thu, 9 Sep 2010 20:46:55 +1000 52 of 122, Friends release 99 red balloons in memory of Anthony Hiro Nagata who died one year ago. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/12/OGO_13-09-2010_ROP_09_ROK-balloons10e_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/12/OGO_13-09-2010_ROP_09_ROK-balloons10e_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Friends release 99 red balloons in memory of Anthony Hiro Nagata who died one year ago. Sun, 12 Sep 2010 18:30:22 +1000 53 of 122, One of the baby crocs at Koorana Croc Farm during their best laying season in 10 years. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2009/08/25/croc11a_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2009/08/25/croc11a_t200.jpg"/></a></p> One of the baby crocs at Koorana Croc Farm during their best laying season in 10 years. Tue, 25 Aug 2009 19:26:19 +1000 54 of 122, OFF HIS TROLLEY: Councillor Paul Tully is fuming over Woolworth’s trolley ruling. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/09/IQT_10-09-2010_NEWS_02_coin09a_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/09/IQT_10-09-2010_NEWS_02_coin09a_t200.jpg"/></a></p> OFF HIS TROLLEY: Councillor Paul Tully is fuming over Woolworth’s trolley ruling. Photo: Claudia Baxter. Thu, 9 Sep 2010 21:11:32 +1000 55 of 122, BARGAIN: Councillor Trevor Nardi sits in one of the impounded cars which will be auctioned off tomorrow. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/09/IQT_10-09-2010_NEWS_10_cars09a_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/09/IQT_10-09-2010_NEWS_10_cars09a_t200.jpg"/></a></p> BARGAIN: Councillor Trevor Nardi sits in one of the impounded cars which will be auctioned off tomorrow. Photo: Claudia Baxter. Thu, 9 Sep 2010 21:13:20 +1000 56 of 122, White-out: Teacher Ebany Draper with T’Schani Mae Southon getting the white balloons ready. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/07/DDN_08-09-2010_NEWS_08_d129438b_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/07/DDN_08-09-2010_NEWS_08_d129438b_fct325x200x82x74_t200.jpg"/></a></p> White-out: Teacher Ebany Draper with T’Schani Mae Southon getting the white balloons ready. Photo: Blainey Woodham. Tue, 7 Sep 2010 18:18:45 +1000 57 of 122, A surfer takes on a monster wave near North Wall at Ballina. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/21/LNS_22-09-2010_EGN_03_Big swell pic_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/21/LNS_22-09-2010_EGN_03_Big swell pic_fct472x290x16x24_t200.jpg"/></a></p> A surfer takes on a monster wave near North Wall at Ballina. Photo: Dallas Nock. Tue, 21 Sep 2010 21:49:55 +1000 58 of 122, Ipswich plastic and reconstructive surgeon Doctor Hugh Bartholomeusz. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/06/IQT_07-09-2010_NEWS_03_plas02b_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/06/IQT_07-09-2010_NEWS_03_plas02b_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Ipswich plastic and reconstructive surgeon Doctor Hugh Bartholomeusz. Photo: Rob Williams. Mon, 6 Sep 2010 19:46:23 +1000 59 of 122, Christchurch residents Neville and Lorraine Chatterton watched the quake drama unfold in their hometown on television in their Mooloolaba unit. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/05/kiwi_couple_t1880.JPG"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/05/kiwi_couple_t200.JPG"/></a></p> Christchurch residents Neville and Lorraine Chatterton watched the quake drama unfold in their hometown on television in their Mooloolaba unit. Photo: Che Chapman. Sun, 5 Sep 2010 09:37:02 +1000 60 of 122, The opening of the Noosa Jazz Festival 2010. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/06/Noosa_Jazz_Festival2090610_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/06/Noosa_Jazz_Festival2090610_t200.jpg"/></a></p> The opening of the Noosa Jazz Festival 2010. Photo: Darryn Smith. Mon, 6 Sep 2010 08:11:38 +1000 61 of 122, Happy birthday Dot: Grafton woman Dot Edmonds celebrated her 102nd birthday yesterday surrounded by family and friends. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/02/EDE_03-09-2010_EGN_05_a020910-01-03.1_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/02/EDE_03-09-2010_EGN_05_a020910-01-03.1_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Happy birthday Dot: Grafton woman Dot Edmonds celebrated her 102nd birthday yesterday surrounded by family and friends. Thu, 2 Sep 2010 18:02:01 +1000 62 of 122, Anne Laurich is a ballerina on Green Hills Road with Mt Maroon and Mt Barney as the backdrop and is part of the Scenic Rim’s new tourism advertising. Photo: supplied <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/01/IQT_02-09-2010_NEWS_03_scenic31a_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/01/IQT_02-09-2010_NEWS_03_scenic31a_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Anne Laurich is a ballerina on Green Hills Road with Mt Maroon and Mt Barney as the backdrop and is part of the Scenic Rim’s new tourism advertising. Photo: supplied Wed, 1 Sep 2010 19:38:50 +1000 63 of 122, Lights, camera, action: Saraton Theatre manager Robbie Seymour is all ready for the reopening of the historic theatre in Grafton. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/01/EDE_02-09-2010_EGN_04_a010910-05-01_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/09/01/EDE_02-09-2010_EGN_04_a010910-05-01_fct385x237x69x79_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Lights, camera, action: Saraton Theatre manager Robbie Seymour is all ready for the reopening of the historic theatre in Grafton. Wed, 1 Sep 2010 20:31:45 +1000 64 of 122, The sun comes up over a cold campsite in Polsons Paddock at the National Music Muster. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/28/102608c837_muster_pretty_final_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/28/102608c837_muster_pretty_final_t200.jpg"/></a></p> The sun comes up over a cold campsite in Polsons Paddock at the National Music Muster. Photo: Craig Warhurst. Sat, 28 Aug 2010 15:36:18 +1000 65 of 122, Burrum Heads woman Irene Johnstone wants to be able to get mail in her letter box and she’s not the only one. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/30/FFC_31-08-2010_EGN_06_31burrum mail2_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/30/FFC_31-08-2010_EGN_06_31burrum mail2_fct491x302_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Burrum Heads woman Irene Johnstone wants to be able to get mail in her letter box and she’s not the only one. Photo: ALISTAIR BRIGHTMAN . Mon, 30 Aug 2010 19:42:37 +1000 66 of 122, Tara Lowe takes the stage at the Ipswich Eisteddfod. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/07/08/spec07e_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/07/08/spec07e_fct1056x650x69x100_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Tara Lowe takes the stage at the Ipswich Eisteddfod. Thu, 8 Jul 2010 14:35:31 +1000 67 of 122, The Stewart family, Darryl, Lachlan, Angus and Fiona cremate their Maremma Draco, the fifth dog to die on their Mungar property within a couple of weeks. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/24/FFC_25-08-2010_EGN_01_25cremation_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/24/FFC_25-08-2010_EGN_01_25cremation_fct484x298_t200.jpg"/></a></p> The Stewart family, Darryl, Lachlan, Angus and Fiona cremate their Maremma Draco, the fifth dog to die on their Mungar property within a couple of weeks. Photo: Karleila Thomsen. Tue, 24 Aug 2010 18:40:38 +1000 68 of 122, MAYOR OVERBOARD: Cr Paul Pisasale (right) tries to balance the sinking air boat during filming for a Sunrise television segment on Wednesday. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/26/IQT_27-08-2010_NEWS_03_Pisasale falling out of adrenaline boat_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/26/IQT_27-08-2010_NEWS_03_Pisasale falling out of adrenaline boat_fct432x266x37x15_t200.jpg"/></a></p> MAYOR OVERBOARD: Cr Paul Pisasale (right) tries to balance the sinking air boat during filming for a Sunrise television segment on Wednesday. Thu, 26 Aug 2010 21:18:09 +1000 69 of 122, Anthony Edwards is constructing a court scene out of papier-mache for the Ipswich Courthouse. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/25/IQT_26-08-2010_NEWS_04_mache26b_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/25/IQT_26-08-2010_NEWS_04_mache26b_fct434x267x42_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Anthony Edwards is constructing a court scene out of papier-mache for the Ipswich Courthouse. Photo: Rob Williams. Wed, 25 Aug 2010 19:41:53 +1000 70 of 122, Steven Wallis is disgusted that someone stole Riley’s Kawasaki KFX50 motorbike from the shed behind their home. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/24/BNM_25-08-2010_EGN_07_kaw2308a_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/24/BNM_25-08-2010_EGN_07_kaw2308a_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Steven Wallis is disgusted that someone stole Riley’s Kawasaki KFX50 motorbike from the shed behind their home. Photo: Max Fleet. Tue, 24 Aug 2010 18:57:04 +1000 71 of 122, Bill Moorhead wishes Bundaberg Regional Council had revealed accurate rate fluctuations when it sent out the rate notices. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/23/BNM_24-08-2010_EGN_05_rate2308a_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/23/BNM_24-08-2010_EGN_05_rate2308a_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Bill Moorhead wishes Bundaberg Regional Council had revealed accurate rate fluctuations when it sent out the rate notices. Photo: Max Fleet. Mon, 23 Aug 2010 21:04:44 +1000 72 of 122, “Tip Chick” Jessica Milne says council should explain its decision to terminate her contract as the popular manager of its Tin Can Bay rubbish tip. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/19/GGT_20-08-2010_EGN_04_101808c001 tip chick_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/19/GGT_20-08-2010_EGN_04_101808c001 tip chick_t200.jpg"/></a></p> “Tip Chick” Jessica Milne says council should explain its decision to terminate her contract as the popular manager of its Tin Can Bay rubbish tip. Photo: Craig Warhurst. Thu, 19 Aug 2010 18:54:13 +1000 73 of 122, Year Seven students from Brassall State School take part in the Jump Rope For Heart fundraiser for the Heart Foundation on Friday. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/23/IQT_24-08-2010_NEWS_07_skip20a_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/23/IQT_24-08-2010_NEWS_07_skip20a_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Year Seven students from Brassall State School take part in the Jump Rope For Heart fundraiser for the Heart Foundation on Friday. Photo: Sarah Harvey. Mon, 23 Aug 2010 19:30:25 +1000 74 of 122, Doves are released at the end of the Vietnam Veterans Day memorial service in Hervey Bay. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/18/FFC_19-08-2010_EGN_01_19vietnam day2_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/18/FFC_19-08-2010_EGN_01_19vietnam day2_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Doves are released at the end of the Vietnam Veterans Day memorial service in Hervey Bay. Photo: Alistair Brightman. Wed, 18 Aug 2010 19:44:09 +1000 75 of 122, Hervey Bay’s Rebecca Darby is on her way to the Commonwealth Games in India. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/17/FFC_18-08-2010_SPORT_03_18archer1_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/17/FFC_18-08-2010_SPORT_03_18archer1_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Hervey Bay’s Rebecca Darby is on her way to the Commonwealth Games in India. Photo: Alistair Brightman. Tue, 17 Aug 2010 19:12:19 +1000 76 of 122, A great white shark washed up on Hungry Head Beach. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/05/shark01_t1880.JPG"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/05/shark01_fct765x471x111x2_t200.JPG"/></a></p> A great white shark washed up on Hungry Head Beach. Photo: Ruth Fahey. Thu, 5 Aug 2010 09:23:25 +1000 77 of 122, Charter boat the Bell Cay in trouble 200km off the central Queensland coast after a severe storm capsized the boat in August 2010. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/12/bell_clay_120810_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/12/bell_clay_120810_fct871x536x153x87_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Charter boat the Bell Cay in trouble 200km off the central Queensland coast after a severe storm capsized the boat in August 2010. Photo: Contributed. Thu, 12 Aug 2010 08:09:46 +1000 78 of 122, AGL Recue Helicopter Service held an exercise to help determine the effect on health of patients being winched into the helicopter. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/07/SSS_08-08-2010_EGN_06_experiment egnaug8.IMG_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/07/SSS_08-08-2010_EGN_06_experiment egnaug8.IMG_t200.jpg"/></a></p> AGL Recue Helicopter Service held an exercise to help determine the effect on health of patients being winched into the helicopter. Photo: Jason Dougherty. Sat, 7 Aug 2010 19:42:30 +1000 79 of 122, Rene 'Sonny' Gasser makes a horse jump at the Man from Snowy River Show at the Lismore Showground. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/02/man_from_snowy_river_lismore_showgrounds_horses_performance___rene_sonny_gasser_jumping_horse_33_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/02/man_from_snowy_river_lismore_showgrounds_horses_performance___rene_sonny_gasser_jumping_horse_33_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Rene 'Sonny' Gasser makes a horse jump at the Man from Snowy River Show at the Lismore Showground. Photo: Jerad Williams. Mon, 2 Aug 2010 16:44:21 +1000 80 of 122, <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/01/Splendour_bands20080110_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/01/Splendour_bands20080110_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Photo: Jay Cronan. Sun, 1 Aug 2010 20:27:47 +1000 81 of 122, And he caught it ... <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/02/K9_dog_agility_mel_miller_1_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/08/02/K9_dog_agility_mel_miller_1_t200.jpg"/></a></p> And he caught it ... Photo: Marc Stapelberg. Mon, 2 Aug 2010 15:49:30 +1000 82 of 122, <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/07/22/RMB_23-07-2010_ROP_03_recovsoc01d_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/07/22/RMB_23-07-2010_ROP_03_recovsoc01d_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Photo: File Image. Thu, 22 Jul 2010 21:25:15 +1000 83 of 122, Kreg Christensen of Salt Lake City, Utah, USA drives monster truck Raptors Rampage over cars at the Lismore Showground ahead of the Extreme Monster Trucks Australia Show this weekend. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/07/23/monster_truck_australia_lismore_showgrounds_extreme_Raptors_Ramp_age_Kreg_Christensen___02_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/07/23/monster_truck_australia_lismore_showgrounds_extreme_Raptors_Ramp_age_Kreg_Christensen___02_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Kreg Christensen of Salt Lake City, Utah, USA drives monster truck Raptors Rampage over cars at the Lismore Showground ahead of the Extreme Monster Trucks Australia Show this weekend. Photo: Jerad Williams. Fri, 23 Jul 2010 11:49:21 +1000 84 of 122, Clarence Valley athlete Holly Cooper, 11, started riding BMX when she was 8-years-old. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/06/18/holly_cooper_gallery_180610_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/06/18/holly_cooper_gallery_180610_fct822x506x78x86_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Clarence Valley athlete Holly Cooper, 11, started riding BMX when she was 8-years-old. Photo: Adam Hourigan. Fri, 18 Jun 2010 08:38:26 +1000 85 of 122, Osprey on the lookout for a feed of fish at the Bluff at Alexandra Headland. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/07/08/osprey_bird_060710_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/07/08/osprey_bird_060710_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Osprey on the lookout for a feed of fish at the Bluff at Alexandra Headland. Photo: Brett Wortman. Thu, 8 Jul 2010 09:47:15 +1000 86 of 122, <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/06/28/Lantern_Parade_through_Lismore_62_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/06/28/Lantern_Parade_through_Lismore_62_fct934x575x61_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Photo: Cathy Adams. Mon, 28 Jun 2010 17:04:39 +1000 87 of 122, Pupils from St Mary's Primary School competing in the Grafton Eisteddfod. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/06/30/eisteddfod_gallery_300610_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/06/30/eisteddfod_gallery_300610_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Pupils from St Mary's Primary School competing in the Grafton Eisteddfod. Photo: Adam Hourigan. Wed, 30 Jun 2010 09:18:16 +1000 88 of 122, <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/06/28/Lantern_Parade_Fiery_Finale_11_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/06/28/Lantern_Parade_Fiery_Finale_11_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Photo: Cathy Adams. Mon, 28 Jun 2010 17:04:52 +1000 89 of 122, A park bench in Stanthorpe during July. With its regular frosts and even occasional snowfalls, Stanthorpe is the perfect place for a wintry Christmas in July. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/06/18/Granite_Belt_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/06/18/Granite_Belt_t200.jpg"/></a></p> A park bench in Stanthorpe during July. With its regular frosts and even occasional snowfalls, Stanthorpe is the perfect place for a wintry Christmas in July. Photo: Image courtesy Granite Belt Wine Country.. Fri, 18 Jun 2010 10:06:49 +1000 90 of 122, Girls of the V8 Supercars (MY0210WK). <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/05/03/v803k_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/05/03/v803k_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Girls of the V8 Supercars (MY0210WK). Mon, 3 May 2010 12:07:04 +1000 91 of 122, The waterspout sweeps through the town of Lennox Head. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/06/03/Tornado_water_spouts_Lennox_Head_town_supplied_Ross_Tuckerman_1_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/06/03/Tornado_water_spouts_Lennox_Head_town_supplied_Ross_Tuckerman_1_t200.jpg"/></a></p> The waterspout sweeps through the town of Lennox Head. Photo: Ross Tuckerman. Thu, 3 Jun 2010 14:55:05 +1000 92 of 122, <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/05/23/23show.mb.airtime_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/05/23/23show.mb.airtime_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Sun, 23 May 2010 16:52:08 +1000 93 of 122, <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/05/23/24show4_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/05/23/24show4_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Sun, 23 May 2010 18:14:16 +1000 94 of 122, Crashing out at the finishing line from the Uncle project team 11yrs, Druin Pidgeon, of Murwillumbah. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/05/17/Billycart_Derby_Bangalow_2010__Druin_Pidgeon_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/05/17/Billycart_Derby_Bangalow_2010__Druin_Pidgeon_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Crashing out at the finishing line from the Uncle project team 11yrs, Druin Pidgeon, of Murwillumbah. Photo: Diane Essery. Mon, 17 May 2010 14:03:29 +1000 95 of 122, Mick Middleton's photo of artist Maria Mormile painting her face won first prize in the photo print category of the photography competition. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/04/13/body_art_carnivale131041310_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/04/13/body_art_carnivale131041310_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Mick Middleton's photo of artist Maria Mormile painting her face won first prize in the photo print category of the photography competition. Photo: © Mick Millington. Tue, 13 Apr 2010 17:28:59 +1000 96 of 122, Lifesavers search the surf at Suffolk Park Beach near Byron Baywhile the family of the swimmer waits anxiously on the beach. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/05/12/missing_swimmer_gallery_120510_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/05/12/missing_swimmer_gallery_120510_fct922x567x87_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Lifesavers search the surf at Suffolk Park Beach near Byron Baywhile the family of the swimmer waits anxiously on the beach. Photo: Jay Cronan. Wed, 12 May 2010 07:53:11 +1000 97 of 122, Isabella Evans performs in the 2010 Sunshine Coast Dance Eisteddfod. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/05/10/10dance6_1024x1024_100510_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/05/10/10dance6_1024x1024_100510_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Isabella Evans performs in the 2010 Sunshine Coast Dance Eisteddfod. Photo: Kieran Campbell. Mon, 10 May 2010 15:44:26 +1000 98 of 122, FUEL STOP: Natalie van Zijl, of Balmoral in Sydney, takes a quick drink amid a sea of bikes during the Byron Bay Triathlon on Saturday. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/05/10/byron_triathlon_100510_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/05/10/byron_triathlon_100510_fct1336x822x130_t200.jpg"/></a></p> FUEL STOP: Natalie van Zijl, of Balmoral in Sydney, takes a quick drink amid a sea of bikes during the Byron Bay Triathlon on Saturday. Photo: Mark Stapelberg. Mon, 10 May 2010 10:32:27 +1000 99 of 122, Barbarians v Sailors 'A' Grade hockey match at Grafton. Pictured for Barbarians is Ray Loy underneath Sailor's goal keeper. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/04/13/d110410-08-39_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/04/13/d110410-08-39_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Barbarians v Sailors 'A' Grade hockey match at Grafton. Pictured for Barbarians is Ray Loy underneath Sailor's goal keeper. Tue, 13 Apr 2010 10:03:12 +1000 100 of 122, The Queensland College of Art Photography Camp went underwater in a pool at Lake Ainsworth recently. Pictured are Zaim Zamani, Dylan Evans and Isaac Brown. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/03/23/QCA_Photography_Camp_underwater_Zaim_Zamani_Dylan_Evans_Isaac_Brown_2_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/03/23/QCA_Photography_Camp_underwater_Zaim_Zamani_Dylan_Evans_Isaac_Brown_2_t200.jpg"/></a></p> The Queensland College of Art Photography Camp went underwater in a pool at Lake Ainsworth recently. Pictured are Zaim Zamani, Dylan Evans and Isaac Brown. Photo: JAY CRONAN. Tue, 23 Mar 2010 09:59:24 +1000 101 of 122, Making use of the rain squalls yesterday while their dad played cricket at Ulmarra Showground were Dominic, 2 and Zeke, 4, Blanch of Grafton. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/02/22/boys_in_mud_220110_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/02/22/boys_in_mud_220110_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Making use of the rain squalls yesterday while their dad played cricket at Ulmarra Showground were Dominic, 2 and Zeke, 4, Blanch of Grafton. Photo: Debrah Novak. Mon, 22 Feb 2010 10:43:26 +1000 102 of 122, Queens Park in Mackay is littered with debris following Cyclone Ului. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/03/21/21cyc6_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/03/21/21cyc6_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Queens Park in Mackay is littered with debris following Cyclone Ului. Photo: Peter Holt. Sun, 21 Mar 2010 14:40:20 +1000 103 of 122, The wind went offshore and the swell was a good size - bring on the cyclone. Waves wave of the day at Alexandra Headland. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/03/17/Untitled-3_copy_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/03/17/Untitled-3_copy_t200.jpg"/></a></p> The wind went offshore and the swell was a good size - bring on the cyclone. Waves wave of the day at Alexandra Headland. Wed, 17 Mar 2010 09:20:37 +1000 104 of 122, Sunshine Coast's Ben Roberts scores in the corner and scores a face full of mud for his efforts at the National Touch League semi-final between Sunshine Coast and the Sydney Scorpions at Stockland Park. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/03/15/ben_roberts_mud_150310_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/03/15/ben_roberts_mud_150310_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Sunshine Coast's Ben Roberts scores in the corner and scores a face full of mud for his efforts at the National Touch League semi-final between Sunshine Coast and the Sydney Scorpions at Stockland Park. Photo: Brett Wortman/The Daily. Mon, 15 Mar 2010 08:05:09 +1000 105 of 122, <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/03/05/SCN_06-03-2010_FRONT_PAGE_01_boat page1.IMG_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/03/05/SCN_06-03-2010_FRONT_PAGE_01_boat page1.IMG_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Photo: Harvie Allison Photography. Fri, 5 Mar 2010 21:40:03 +1000 106 of 122, After a frantic search on Sunday night, the body of 22-month-old toddler Conan Ruster was found in a dam just 40 metres from his family's home. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/02/23/ses_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/02/23/ses_t200.jpg"/></a></p> After a frantic search on Sunday night, the body of 22-month-old toddler Conan Ruster was found in a dam just 40 metres from his family's home. Photo: Cade Mooney/The Daily. Tue, 23 Feb 2010 10:07:08 +1000 107 of 122, The Observer's Chief Photographer was provided a unique opportunity to cruise around the Fijian Islands joined by Fijian Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama, his wife, Mary, and several cabinet ministers. Pictures: DERRICK DEN HOLLANDER <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/02/15/fiji040210-109_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/02/15/fiji040210-109_t200.jpg"/></a></p> The Observer's Chief Photographer was provided a unique opportunity to cruise around the Fijian Islands joined by Fijian Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama, his wife, Mary, and several cabinet ministers. Pictures: DERRICK DEN HOLLANDER Mon, 15 Feb 2010 12:38:42 +1000 108 of 122, Corey Davoll during 2nd round of the Grafton Formula Powerboat Grand Prix on the Clarence River. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/02/08/d070210-04-06_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/02/08/d070210-04-06_fct697x429x205_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Corey Davoll during 2nd round of the Grafton Formula Powerboat Grand Prix on the Clarence River. Mon, 8 Feb 2010 11:13:08 +1000 109 of 122, #17 Zak Brown aboard his Clothing Unlimited Towoomba Honda battles through the first corner crash's to get 3rd in race 1 of the Shell Sunshine State Motocross Series at Quanda Rd, Coolum. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/02/15/bmx_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/02/15/bmx_t200.jpg"/></a></p> #17 Zak Brown aboard his Clothing Unlimited Towoomba Honda battles through the first corner crash's to get 3rd in race 1 of the Shell Sunshine State Motocross Series at Quanda Rd, Coolum. Photo: Cade Mooney/The Daily. Mon, 15 Feb 2010 13:50:38 +1000 110 of 122, big seas <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/02/08/189371CF_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/02/08/189371CF_t200.jpg"/></a></p> big seas Photo: Brett Wortman. Mon, 8 Feb 2010 09:24:46 +1000 111 of 122, Maroine Anwoir paddles his surfboard along the road as the rain created a flowing river. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/02/17/189560g_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/02/17/189560g_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Maroine Anwoir paddles his surfboard along the road as the rain created a flowing river. Photo: Jason Dougherty. Wed, 17 Feb 2010 08:56:05 +1000 112 of 122, Big Day Out, Gold Coast Sunday Jan 17th. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/01/23/_MBP7475_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/01/23/_MBP7475_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Big Day Out, Gold Coast Sunday Jan 17th. Photo: DAVID NIELSEN. Sat, 23 Jan 2010 10:01:24 +1000 113 of 122, Citizen of the Year Evelyn Gane helps Ash Benfield, Anthony Holmes show off goanna pulling for the crowd. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/01/27/a260110-01-07_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/01/27/a260110-01-07_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Citizen of the Year Evelyn Gane helps Ash Benfield, Anthony Holmes show off goanna pulling for the crowd. Wed, 27 Jan 2010 10:26:54 +1000 114 of 122, <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/01/29/danc210110-20_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/01/29/danc210110-20_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Fri, 29 Jan 2010 12:42:45 +1000 115 of 122, Surf lifesaver John Hamrey helps a surfer out of the water as large sees crash into the coastline at Yeppoon. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/02/01/king_tide_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/02/01/king_tide_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Surf lifesaver John Hamrey helps a surfer out of the water as large sees crash into the coastline at Yeppoon. Photo: Chris Ison/Rocky Morning Bulletin. Mon, 1 Feb 2010 14:41:18 +1000 116 of 122, <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/02/03/Moving_The_Dolphins_Cudgen_Creek_72_final_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/02/03/Moving_The_Dolphins_Cudgen_Creek_72_final_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Photo: Crystal Spencer. Wed, 3 Feb 2010 08:46:25 +1000 117 of 122, The Waratah defence swoops on Queensland Red player Luke Morahan as he makes a run down the sideline. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/01/25/Sport_Rugby_Union_Waratahs_vs_Reds_Luke_Morahan_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/01/25/Sport_Rugby_Union_Waratahs_vs_Reds_Luke_Morahan_t200.jpg"/></a></p> The Waratah defence swoops on Queensland Red player Luke Morahan as he makes a run down the sideline. Photo: CATHY ADAMS. Mon, 25 Jan 2010 18:02:07 +1000 118 of 122, Coby Powell, 5 months old. ALLAN REINIKKA AR26/0110/1 <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/01/27/aa12_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/01/27/aa12_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Coby Powell, 5 months old. ALLAN REINIKKA AR26/0110/1 Wed, 27 Jan 2010 12:04:35 +1000 119 of 122, <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/01/27/fest26j_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/01/27/fest26j_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Wed, 27 Jan 2010 10:33:43 +1000 120 of 122, <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/01/29/storm_front_290110_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/01/29/storm_front_290110_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Photo: Crystal Spencer. Fri, 29 Jan 2010 07:34:07 +1000 121 of 122, Kingscliff firefighters Dallas Miller, Lucas Herrington, Scott Whitfield and David Sommerville celebrating Australia Day. Photo: Crystal Spencer/Tweed Daily <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/01/27/Kingscliff_Australia_Day_6_final_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/01/27/Kingscliff_Australia_Day_6_final_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Kingscliff firefighters Dallas Miller, Lucas Herrington, Scott Whitfield and David Sommerville celebrating Australia Day. Photo: Crystal Spencer/Tweed Daily Photo: Crystal Spencer. Wed, 27 Jan 2010 11:14:10 +1000 122 of 122, Grafton Pony Club president Alan Watkins and president of the users group Alan Stewart look at the damage to the Pony Club sheds after a mini cyclone tore through the area in January 2010. <p><a href="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/01/22/gn181001-01-02_t1880.jpg"><img src="https://media.apnarm.net.au/media/images/2010/01/22/gn181001-01-02_t200.jpg"/></a></p> Grafton Pony Club president Alan Watkins and president of the users group Alan Stewart look at the damage to the Pony Club sheds after a mini cyclone tore through the area in January 2010. Photo: Gary Nichols. Fri, 22 Jan 2010 14:11:42 +1000