Barnaby is back in Rockhampton

Deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce.
Photo Allan Reinikka / The Morning Bulletin

Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce returns to Rocky tomorrow

Second boy, 15, arrested in relation to North Rocky break in

NSW police at coffs harbour boat ramp, arrest , gun, shots, handcuffs Photo: Trevor Veale / The Coffs Coast Advocate

Police investigating a number of reported break ins

Alleged stalker bailed, at 'risk of serving too much time'

Rockhampton man charged for stalking school girl granted bail







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THE EXPERT: Stop judging working mothers

SUPER MUMS: Being a working mums comes down to perfecting time management.

"WORKING for money is all right; so is working because you want to.”

OPINION: How to prepare your child for day care

Your kids will love childcare, but it may take some adjusting.

GETTING your child ready for day care is vital.

MUMS' TOP 5: 'Musts' to have on your childcare checklist

SOME FALL SHORT: Organisations that train childcare workers will be subjected to extra audits.

SENDING your child off to day care can be daunting and confusing.

Health and nutrition with kids - how do you balance it?

HOW important is health and nutrition in your household?

Smack or no smack - where do you stand?

THE debate is reignited - is smacking acceptable?

Technology and kids: Do you ever cut their wi-fi?

Check out our new video series featuring mums having a chat

Bad news for Landry if bookies are right on Capricornia

Latest Newspoll predicts Capricornia to go to Labor on a 3.6 per cent swing but recent Sportsbet figures show different.

STRANGE POLITICS: Bill cops verbal hiding at Liberal launch

An artist's impression of Barnaby Joyce dropping some "sick burns" on the opposition leader.

Joyce waiting for Labor to comment on the coalition's moon policy

Turnbull says #Brexit is reason to "stick with this mob"

Turnbull says Australia should "stick with this mob" for a while

Dire warnings from Turnbull at Liberal campaign launch

“There is no higher responsibility in government than protecting our borders and ensuring our nation is well-prepared to deal with threats to our security."

"You could end up with Bill Shorten as prime minister"

Bill Shorten backs reform on foreign working visas

2016 ELECTION: Opposition leader Bill Shorten drops in on Gladstone a week out from the poll.

Shorten mentions foreign working visas reform.

Turnbull to officially launch coalition campaign today

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull speaks to the media during a press conference in Sydney, Saturday, June 25, 2016. Mr Turnbull and Mr Morrison commented on the referendum in the United Kingdom to leave the European Union.

Malcolm Turnbull aims to focus on stability and economic growth

What's on the small screen this week

Emilia Clarke and Peter Dinklage in a scene from season six episode 10 of Game of Thrones.

GAME of Thrones season six wraps up while Offspring returns.

LETTER: Are we in danger of losing our sense of humour?

Now the dust has settled on the Eddie McGuire Caroline Wilson affair I would just like to ask a question.

READER'S VIEW: Australia Post a waste of time and money

CHANGING TIMES: Changes to Australia Post prices and delivery service take effect today.

It took 12 days for a letter to come from Sydney to Rocky

READER'S VIEW: CQ needs growth not unfunded pledges

Leisa Neaton campaign launch. Photo Allan Reinikka / The Morning Bulletin

Landry has gained $1.4 billion for CQ to support growth and jobs

READER'S VIEW: Make Central Queensland a dogs world

DOGS TRAVEL TOO: Lyn Laskus (pictured with Lucy at the RSPCA Million Paws Walk) says CQ needs to be more dog friendly.

Let's make CQ as dog-friendly as some places down south

STRANGE POLITICS: Bill cops verbal hiding at Liberal launch

An artist's impression of Barnaby Joyce dropping some "sick burns" on the opposition leader.

Joyce waiting for Labor to comment on the coalition's moon policy

OPINION: You see no evil when you hold hands over your eyes

For years, we urged supermarkets to do something about exploitation

Strange Politics: Turnbull and the Galloping Goats gang

“Am I a VLAD now?” Probably what former Prime Minister Tony Abbott is thinking in this photo.

Dutton claims Labor’s latest campaign tactic is really worrying.

Turnbull govt reveals new approach on regional health

DISADVANTAGES in rural health will become a key focus if the Coalition is re-elected.

Finally regions will get a Fair Go

Congestion on the Bruce Highway.

It's time for the major parties to close the country city gap

Fair Go campaign wins back our funding

The fund was originally created for people living in regional areas

WATCH: students discuss what govt should be doing

Yeppoon High School students L-R Kayla Wellspring, Georgia McDonald, Anna Janes, Cody Ryan, Renae Lauritz, Karl English, Chloe Tanzer, Elizabeth Wright, Chris Sinclair, and Leilani Fleming. Photo: Chris Ison / The Morning Bulletin

10 young people have their voices heard as part of Fair Go campaign

All parties urged to treat young people seriously

There is a higher education gap between regional areas and Brisbane

Cities ahead by $2 billion in health funding

INVOLVED: Dr Ewen McPhee wants to see better heath services in rural areas.

People living in rural areas are missing out on $2 billion in funds

Time to break the statistics

CHANGING THE STATISTICS: Kylene Anderson about to compete at a body building competition with good friend Natasha Lawrence.

KYLENE Anderson “can’t argue” with the statistics.

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TCC v Pardua at Confraternity

The Cathedral College Rugby League Team (1) at the Indenpendent Secondary Schools Confraternity Carnival after their win against Pardua College. Photo: Chris Ison / The Morning Bulletin

Action from the TCC v Pardua College game at the Indenpendent Secondary Schools...

Rocky Soccer 25 Jun

Joseph Scholler battles it out with Bobby Bracken in the Berserker V Emerald Eagles soccer game at Elizabeth Park on June 26, 2016. Photo Trinette Stevens / Morning Bulletin

Action from the Berserker V Emerald Eagles soccer game at Elizabeth Park on...

Rocky AFL 25 Jun

Jordan Lockett plays in the Glenmore V BITS A Grade match on Saturday June 25 Photo Trinette Stevens / Morning Bulletin

Action from the Glenmore V BITS A Grade AFL match on Saturday

Rocky Rugby Union 25 June

Grant Burchmann plays in the Frenchville V Cap Coast rugby union game at Ryan Park on June 25, 2016 Photo Trinette Stevens / Morning Bulletin

Action from the Frenchville V Cap Coast Rugby Union game at Ryan Park on...

Forget strawberry moons... check out CQ's blue moon catch

NIGHT SKY: There’s a blue moon rising this Friday.

Fisheries Queensland yesterday posted these images of a rare catch

FISHING TAILS: Sensational winter fishing

PERSONAL BEST: Sophie Robertson with a PB yellowfin bream at 42cm caught in Coorooman Creek not long ago.

Coorooman Creek and Corio Bay are hot spots at present

FISHING TAILS: As the moon rose so did the fish

BIG RED: Ben Crew with a nice red caught recently.

Blue salmon have been steadily increasing in locally this month

VW dieselgate recall: car giant addresses Australian owners

VW DIESELGATE RECALL: Car giant addresses Australian owners' concerns telling them they will be contacted soon.

30-minute software update will be performed for free

French yacht thief escapes charge, taxpayers foot $15k bill

 And the taxpayer is footing the $15,000 bill for removing the vessel from the beach after it began breaking up in king tides early in May.

Police say the case of a $200,000 yacht theft is not on their books.

Live Now: Work and Childcare

HOW do mums balance work and family life?

WATCH: Glory in death for Northern Rivers Vikings

Lismore Viking re-enactment group Rognvald’s Lith members Michael Rowe, Richard Guy, Travis Woods, Warren Thompson and Jim Hammond, will be participating in battle at the winter village at Liismore on June 25th and 26th. Photo Marc Stapelberg / The Northern Star

Axes, swords, shields and spears clash in epic, bloody battle.

My Shout: A wink to a veteran in the craft beer market

Simon IrwinPhoto: Tamara MacKenzie / The Morning Bulletin

Not a fan of Indian Pale Ales? This one might change your mind.

Vivid timelapse

Screenshot from timelapse of Sydney's Vivid Festival

This timelapse shows Sydney's Vivid Festival

Michelle Landry campaign launch

Member for Capricornia, Michelle Landry launches her election campaign.

Chris Lawson at Landry Launch

Michelle Landry's media adviser, Chris Lawson shares a joke at the oppositions...

Three bedroom, 1100sqm block: Is this Qld's cheapest home?

BARGAIN BUY: Is this North Bundaberg property the cheapest home in Queensland?

Becoming a real estate mogul is all about risk and reward

PROPERTY BOOM: Coast prices set to skyrocket

Like other areas in south-east Queensland, the Sunshine Coast is at the start of the upturn on the property clock.

Values predicted to rise 25-33%