Tonne of fun at Camp Australia

Starting on June 26, a day dedicated to drama, themed activities will kick off the holidays with children able to become stars for the day.

It's on! Bowen Show will thrill

Mikayla Jade will bring her track riding show to Bowen.

It's on! Bowen Show will thrill.

Five die in horror 14 hours on Queensland roads

RACQ LifeFlight Rescue airlifted a road traffic controller who was injured on the Warrego Hwy.

There were multiple crashes statewide

Community in shock over highway crash that killed three

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They were declared deceased at the scene.

Suicide prevention training comes at crucial time

HELPING HAND: Ross Romeo was in Proserpine giving a talk as the Community Response to Eliminating Suicide (CORES) Queensland coordinator.

Prevention training offered in Whitsundays.

Woman injured while riding the Zipper at Show Whitsunday

Ride operators assist an elderly woman injured on the Zipper at Show Whitsunday last night.

Woman injured while riding the Zipper.

Drug trafficker shaves jail term down

A Cannonvale man has successfully argued he is rehabilitated.

Islands producing reef fish

Pieter de Klerk presents 25kg of speedster Spanish mackerel caught at the reef with Sea Fever Sportfishing.

Islands producing reef fish.

New law won't stop farm worker exploitation

NEW LAW: Concerns have been raised over the proposed Labour Hire Licensing Bill.

RCSA claims labour hire law is politically motivated

Mining giants in fight that could spell disaster for NQ town

STAND OFF: There are perfectly good homes for workers, but mining company QCoal could be forced to build a camp and the deserted streets and empty houses of Glenden would remain.

How two mining companies could ruin this small town

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

'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.

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

Builders relish Coast's growing construction rates

The Coast's average house price has risen from by more than $10,000 in the past three years to $507,100.

House numbers and values are rising on the Coast

REVEALED: 10 biggest employers on the Sunshine Coast

OPTIMISTIC: Registered nurse Suzanne Volejnikova-Wenger is excited about potential for medical research jobs on the Coast.

More people employed in healthcare than any other industry on Coast.

UPDATE: Man, 32, and teen to front court after police chase

The Queensland Police Polair 2 helicopter, which will begin operations from July 5, 2014.

A 16-year-old and a man allegedly evaded police in a a stolen car

SUDDEN DEATH: 'There will not be a murder investigation'

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a woman at Ipswich. Picture: @9NewsQueensland

She was found dead inside her home at Coalfalls

Did Johnny Depp lie to us about Pistol and Boo?

Johnny Depp with one of the tiny quarantine fugitives.

Prepare yourselves, residents of Australia, this one is personal.

Rottnest Island life ban if guilty of quokka cruelty

Quokka bashers will be banned from Rottnest Island for life

Why streaming movies will cost more from July 1

Australians can expect to pay more for streaming services such as Netflix when the new taxes kick in.

The new taxes from July 1 won’t hurt the MPs’ big pay rise

The shocking places human bodies have been found in Australia

A six foot deep gravesite found at 203 Waterloo Corner Road, Salisbury North where two of eight bodies were found.Source:News Limited

Sometimes it’s to conceal their crimes...

The bizarre life of a Parliament House makeup artist

Vicky Hayes is a Parliament House makeup artists. She sees our politicians at their most vulnerable.

She's seen seven prime ministers come and go

What happens to your body when you run?

GET MOVING: The Chronicle's Kick the Kilos challenge starts today.

Understanding the effects running has on your body is vital

Oliver Curtis free from prison and starting work on Monday

Oliver Curtis emerges free from prison into a chilly morning outside Cooma Correctional Centre and into the hands of his driver.

Curtis will transition immediately to a business development officer

Inside the tragic relationship of Drew Dax and his ‘slave’

Drew Dax, whose fantasies and reality would often merge into one.

The fatal relationship between a slave and master

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.

Psychologists sued over CIA ‘enhanced interrogation’ program

Mohamed Ben Soud.

Drawings have provided a shocking new insight into brutal torture

Boy’s Aussie operation after penis accidentally amputated

Benson Wasswa, 8, was forced to use a catheter and bag for the past two years after a Ugandan hospital accidentally amputated his penis. Picture: Pic Jono Searle

Eight-year-old Benson Wasswa was forced to use a catheter

Drug so deadly policeman almost dies flicking it off shirt

The fentanyl epidemic is so bad in some parts of the world police are seeing multiple overdoses everyday

US fentanyl crisis: It's become a relief to only find heroin, says police...

Sheep gives birth to 'half human beast'

Superstitious villagers believe a sheep has given birth to a demon after a human looking creature was born with hoofs instead of feet and hands and pink skin instead of fur.

Horror as ‘half human half-beast’ is born to a sheep in South Africa

Police officers help man pull off marriage proposal stunt

A Facebook picture of Michael Yuan and SA Police constables Michael Plunkett and John Henderson, who helped him set up a stunt to propose to girlfriend Katie Stellon.

Michael Yuan recruited two police officers to help him propose

Dog takes bus to the park every day and even has pass

A photo of Eclipse riding the bus in Seattle

IT'S the story that's sure to make your day just a bit better.

Surprising benefit of having more sex

Frequent sex can boost your brainpower according to a recent study.

FREQUENT sex will boost your brain power.

Female cop becomes Twitter star over State of Origin

The tweet from Queensland Police on the day of Origin II.

“Suddenly I want to get arrested”

Prince Harry reveals he wanted to leave the royal family

PRINCE Harry has revealed he “wanted out” as a Royal — and instead just wanted to lead an ordinary life.

What's on the small screen this week

Ryan Shelton in a scene from True Story with Hamish & Andy.

HAMISH and Andy hear another funny story and Cleverman returns.

Digging down to find Clare

Australian actress and singer Clare Bowen, who got her big break on the US TV series Nashville, is touring Australia with her solo album.

After five years on Nashville it’s time to tell her own stories.

TV REVIEW: Offspring season 7 is... fine

Alexander England and Asher Keddie in a scene from season seven of Offspring.

New Offspring won’t be remembered as the best season.

What's on at the cinemas over the school holidays

Tom Holland in a scene from the movie Spider-man: Homecoming.

Escape from reality over the holidays with a trip to the movies.

Rapper accidentally drops Banksy's real name in interview

Banksy’s ‘The girl with a balloon.’

Rapper Goldie may have just outed Banksy's real identity