Happy women Cairns-bound for arts festival

Happy women Cairns-bound for arts festival

Indigenous group raise funds to attend festival of art in Queensland

Want to be a Lantern Parade bucketeer?

Want to be a Lantern Parade bucketeer?

100 collecting 'bucketeers' needed to raise funds for Lantern Parade

Female representation on the radar

Female representation on the radar

Is the liberal party attempting to purge sheilas from parliament

Cost cutting at council a reality

Cost cutting at council a reality

Hard decisions lead to belt-tightening at council to improve bottom

Ben Wilson launches new album

Ben Wilson launches new album

Ben Wilson launches new album

Gillians Triggs brings call for Australian Bill of Rights

Gillians Triggs brings call for Australian Bill of Rights

The professor will also present the 2018 Activist of the Year Award

Ex-mayor taps into talent at Caroona

Ex-mayor taps into talent at Caroona

Jenny Dowell goes from mayor to Red Hot Mumma

NUDITY WARNING: Penis on a barbecue features in new art show

NUDITY WARNING: Penis on a barbecue features in new art show

No complaints have been made, says Lismore Gallery director

Film explains Woodstock's counter-culture history

Film explains Woodstock's counter-culture history

Doco, described as a wild and psychedelic ride, screens today

Gemfest sparkles again

Gemfest sparkles again

What gems are in store for us at Gemfest this weekend?

AIR DESPAIR: Our most hated bits of plane travel

AIR DESPAIR: Our most hated bits of plane travel

Find out what drives us crazy on planes

Grandmother sentenced to death by hanging

Grandmother sentenced to death by hanging

“The only sentence under the law is death by hanging."

Simpsons creator reveals new Netflix show

Simpsons creator reveals new Netflix show

Fans of The Simpsons have good reason to be excited.

'Pray for our boy': Family's plea after camp accident

'Pray for our boy': Family's plea after camp accident

The teenager's family have broken their silence.

Second man subject to cross-border manhunt arrested

Second man subject to cross-border manhunt arrested

NSW police confirmed the man was arrested about 9am

UPDATE: One of two men caught after exhaustive manhunt

UPDATE: One of two men caught after exhaustive manhunt

One of two fugitives have been caught neer the NSW and QLD border.

The real losers from $5 pizzas

The real losers from $5 pizzas

Like most great wars, the pizza wars started partly by accident.

VIDEO: Police confirm driver died at scene of fiery crash

VIDEO: Police confirm driver died at scene of fiery crash

Police have confirmed a man has died in the crash

Sport

    Veteran Wallaby stood down after being busted for cocaine

    Veteran Wallaby stood down after being busted for cocaine

    James Slipper has been stood down from rugby for two months.

    Candice reveals tragic miscarriage

    Candice reveals tragic miscarriage

    It happened in the aftermath of her husband’s ball-tampering scandal

    Etihad name change revealed - and it’s not what you’d expect

    Etihad name change revealed - and it’s not what you’d expect

    ETIHAD Stadium will have a new name from September.

    Wayne Bennett speaks ahead of 800th game

    Wayne Bennett speaks ahead of 800th game

    Mick Ennis talks to Wayne Bennett before game 800 as a coach.

    National Sport

      NRL previews: Parramatta pulls switch

      NRL previews: Parramatta pulls switch

      Tony Durkin provides his expert analysis ahead of Round 12

      Stay off the field if you want to protest

      Stay off the field if you want to protest

      America's NFL teams will cop fines if players kneel during the national anthem.

      Cheika may make exception for departing winger

      Cheika may make exception for departing winger

      Waratahs winger in Wallabies frame despite signing English club deal

      ‘Paying a guy that much, he should be under the bright lights’

      ‘Paying a guy that much, he should be under the bright...

      Kiwi star Lima Sopoaga weighs in on Quade Cooper’s Reds exile

      MP blasted for ‘white flight’ comments

      MP blasted for ‘white flight’ comments

      Luke Foley is facing a heavy backlash.

      Is this Australia’s worst roundabout?

      Is this Australia’s worst roundabout?

      The whole area is simply a traffic nightmare.

      Hugo’s incredible transformation

      Hugo’s incredible transformation

      He was one of the most emaciated dogs the RSPCA had ever seen.

      Driver’s own footage condemns him

      Driver’s own footage condemns him

      It was pure “luck” no one had been injured or killed.

      Business News

        Australia’s rich list revealed

        Australia’s rich list revealed

        A cardboard box tycoon topped the list.

        Westpac ‘tried to rig interest rate’

        Westpac ‘tried to rig interest rate’

        WESTPAC has been found to have engaged in unconscionable conduct,

        Sneaky thing Aussies do at work

        Sneaky thing Aussies do at work

        When faced with a long work day it can be hard not to procrastinate.

        Myer slams ‘hostile’ Lew

        Myer slams ‘hostile’ Lew

        MYER has called Solomon Lew’s continued criticism of the struggling department...

        What's On

          Music festivals consider ban on single use plastic

          Music festivals consider ban on single use plastic

          Ponchos and water bottles, plus camping equipment, are big culprits

          Your chance to get on a psychedelic flight to Woodstock 2019

          Your chance to get on a psychedelic flight to Woodstock 2019

          Northern Rivers locals can help celebrate event's 50th anniversary

          Mesmerising science films at the Quad

          Mesmerising science films at the Quad

          This New York science festival comes to Lismore this month

          The Bentley Effect gets DVD release

          The Bentley Effect gets DVD release

          Launch coincides with anniversary of end of blockade

          Lifestyle

            30yo deadbeat: ‘Doing what’s best for me’

            30yo deadbeat: ‘Doing what’s best for me’

            "I’ll leave, I don’t like living here, but I need reasonable time."

            Why you should ignore best-before dates

            Why you should ignore best-before dates

            They could become a thing of the past

            How to shed 6kg this winter

            How to shed 6kg this winter

            Here are a few simple things you can do to lose weight over winter.

            Huge demand for flu shot causes rationing

            Huge demand for flu shot causes rationing

            “Everyone wants one and we’re aware of shortages in some areas."

            Videos

              Entertainment

                WIL Anderson had some not so nice things to say about his Triple M Breakfast show on a podcast and his co-hosts demanded an explanation.

                Wil disses his own show: ‘F***ing mess’

                HIS Triple M co-hosts have demanded an explanation.

                AFTER bringing the OJ Simpson trial back to the small screen last year, acclaimed anthology series American Crime Story delves into a new true crime story.

                Glee star goes inside the mind of a spree killer

                AMERICAN Crime Story delves into fascinating new true crime story.

                IF YOU spent your childhood playing the Nintendo 64, a new trademark application filed for a N64 Classic could get you very excited.

                A Nintendo 64 reboot could be on the way

                A new trademark application filed for a N64 Classic could spell gaming heaven.

                MOST people have never heard of Harley Bird, but the 16-year-old makes more in a few weeks than most of us earn in a year. That must be nice.

                ‘Millionaire by 21’: Teen makes $1800 an hour

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                  Real Estate

                    ONE in three pet owners admit to getting frisky in front of their furbaby, a new study shows.

                    Would you have sex while your dog's in the room?

                    One in three pet owners admit to sexy time in front of furbabies.

                    RARELY does a property of such blue ribbon quality and excellent value come on the market in the Gympie region, not too far from Noosa

                    Huge home on 20 acres, 18m lap pool, full-sized tennis court

                    The price has been reduced to $795,000

                    A property in this coastal Queensland city sold for close to the same price as it did back in the 1980s.

                    Unbelievable coastal bargain

                    The two-bedder, no frills unit that sold for an unbelievable price.

                    Jobs

                      MOST of what students are learning is irrelevant by the end of their degree. The jobs are changing — and they’re getting weirder.

                      Are these the bizarre jobs of the future?

                      “The jobs are definitely going to be changing, but a lot of it’s going to be...

                      WORKERS may soon be needed for jobs that don’t yet exist, such as creating organs with 3D printers, runing virtual reality work spaces, or designing personalities for robots.

                      Predictions for the jobs of the future

                      Jobs Aussies can expect to emerge in the future

                      MOST of us dream of being able to jet off on holidays whenever we feel like it. But for a growing number of workers, it’s a reality.

                      The companies offering ‘unlimited’ leave

                      "People are taking leave and coming back rested and refreshed."

                      Motoring

                        Lexus has finally added diesel power to its flagship four-wheel drive. It’s been 20 years in the making and many will wonder why it didn’t happen on day one.

                        Diesel 'borrowed' from LandCruiser for flagship Lexus LX SUV

                        The Lexus LX previously came solely with a petrol V8.

                        Tesla has been given a huge kick in the guts after the car that is supposed to save the company has been given a less than stellar review.

                        Tesla Model 3 ‘not good enough to recommend’

                        Tesla Model 3 receives a belting in consumer review.

                        June is the biggest month of the year for new-car sales but some sharp deals have arrived early.

                        Looking for a bargain? June new-car sales come early

                        Those looking for a good new car deal are in luck before June.