Roads closed across CQ as floodwaters block access

Roads across Central Queensland have been blocked by debris and floodwaters. Find the latest information on road closures here.

Capras primed and ready to go

Coach Williams is looking forward to today’s match.

Today's game is curtain-raiser to the Broncos v Cowboys trial

Don’t let Great Keppel Island opportunity sail away

Reader says environmental scrutiny of GKI project has been rigorous

Time to turn airport plan into real action

Team McMillan's investment plan for airport a winner.

Pineapple farmers could be spiked

Bungundarra pineapple farmer Ben Clifton.

Pineapple farmer says he relies on backpackers to keep crop going

Citizens' arrest lands man in court

Man says he was tired the day of Christmas lunch arrest

Roofs collapse, roads flood as rain soaks region

ROOF COLLAPSE: It’s raining, it’s pouring, the roof here is falling. Shoppers yesterday reported a small section of the roof caved in at Keppel Bay Plaza in Yeppoon. The 1m by 1m hole formed directly above the Commonwealth Bank ATM sometime in the morning. It was still around yesterday afternoon.

Road closures around Central Queensland and Central West.

Increase to GST could be taxing for everyday people

AGAINST RISE: Jeremiah Bullfrogs owner Margaret Hawkins doesn’t want to see an increase in the GST.

Small business owner worries GST will make tough times harder

Heavy rain up to 150mm in 6 hours threatens parts of CQ

This is what Jardine Park looks like this morning after Rockhampton recorded 99.2mm of rain overnight.

Locations which may be affected include St Lawrence and Yeppoon

Teys staff facing job cuts due to drought and live export

Teys Australia has announced redundancies will be made at their Rockhampton plant

Up to 50 staff members at Teys could be made redundant

McMillan airport proposal to target cattle, grains export

Michael McMillan explains his airport strategy. Photo Kelly Butterworth / Rockhampton Morning Bulletin

McMillan airport proposal to target cattle, grains export

Man guilty of three charges day after bucks party

Man guilty of three weapons, traffic charges

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No pandas on our Prime Minister's gift registry

Before his rise to the top and while communications minister Melcolm Turnbull received some free internet stuff, a few tickets to the cricket, AFL, opera and some hotel upgrades.

READING the Prime Minister’s gift register is always a fun.

WATERCOOLER: Dump the Queen? Go dump yourselves!

Queen Elizabeth and her beloved corgis.

Johno says republic debate is a sham, calling for monarchy to stay

MY SAY: It’s time to debate as our booze culture goes to pot

SMOKING POT: At the very least, we should talk about it.

Smoking dope was a fairly underwhelming experience for me

OPINION: Time to tell tourists the dangers of beach

BEACH FUN: Mark and Isabella Burr at Nielson Park Beach enjoying the summer holidays. Photo: Max Fleet / NewsMail

Tourists need education about beaches, crocodiles, driving

OPINION: Make Valentine's Day a special one

Thank you to all our Facebook photographers - both professional and amateur - who sent in images for this week's cover search. Here are a selection of some of the favourites. Beverley Darby - Valentine's Day coming up nothing better then bunches of flowers

My Comment with QT Editor Peter Chapman

OPINION: Delicate time for Tower’s GKI resort status

Aerial shot of Great Keppel Island (GKI) rally. Photo Allan Reinikka / The Morning Bulletin

People will believe and scorn what they want

Dalby man to face court for murder

A Dalby man charged with murder has been transported to Toowoomba.

Man claims his murder trial unfair

Murderer fighting to have his conviction overturned

Crocodiles' t-shirt launcher handed in as police tipped off

Townsville Crocodiles vs Perth Wildcats

A fan inquiry has ruined the fun for the Townsville Crocodiles

Minister won't face bat mess

CHANGE THE LAWS: Mayor Paul Pisasale says legislation gives the flying fox more rights in urban areas than people.

Council hampered by legislation to protect flying foxes

Convicted drug trafficker seeks court audio recordings

Man wants 'the truth to come out' on conversation with his lawyer

Prosthetics may become cheaper in health insurance review

Jeremy Meyer of Grafton with his prosthetic leg - had a lower leg amputation after it became infected while fishing at Minnie Water weeks after the floods. Photo Adam Hourigan / The Daily Examiner

Reforms labelled 'Americanisation', minister says they'll lower cost

WATCH: Flying dildo hits NZ politician during speech

A flying fake penis has hit a Kiwi politician in the face on TV

Australian man arrested in Bali in property stoush

A man argued that he should be able to opt out of the Queensland legal system.

An Australian man has been arrested in Bali for alleged fraud

WATCH: One dead as crane collapses in New York

A crane has collapsed, killing one and injuring three in NYC

Councils want Feds to start on $27b infrastructure backlog

WELL BEHIND: Following years of neglect, it’s time to dig deep, the local government association says.

Community infrastructure at 'risk of disrepair'

Major parties say ‘no’ to an anti-corruption body

Independent Senator Nick Xenophon has slammed the government's refusal.

Xenophon: govt's refusal means 'serious consequence' for democracy

Saudis ready to send in ground troops to fight Isis

Coalition partners including the US would have to agree to the move

The most common cancer types around the world

Cancer deaths are far more prevalent in developing nations.

8.2 million people die every year from cancer, 13% of all deaths

Mystery pool pooper to be revealed via CCTV footage

Pool closed for cleaning after three 'faeces incidents' in a week

Coast brewery to go under the hammer

GOLDEN NECTAR: Eumundi Winery and Brewery owner Gerry Humphrey is selling the renowned business he and his wife established more than 20 years ago.

Some call it the opportunity of a lifetime to grow brewery business

VIDEO: Lava oozes down glacier from Australian volcano

Pete Harmsen captured this photo of volcano Big Ben puffing from the top of Mawsen Peak in the Southern Ocean.

Remote Australian volcano erupts in front of researchers

Coast woman petrified after 20 snake skins found in roof

WEIGHING UP THE SCALES: Jacq Rutland bravely deals with her snake phobia after workers replacing the roof of her Verrierdale home found 20 snake skins, the longest being 2.5m.

Workmen find 2.5m snake skin in Verrierdale ceiling

EPIC FAIL: Council tells drivers to do 100 in a 50 zone

EPIC FAIL: A photo taken by a Hervey Bay driver showing a 100km/hour sign in a 50km zone is going viral.

The council has admitted this was an honest mistake made by an employee.

VIDEO: Fish smacks blogger in the face, but was it staged?

Not everyone is convinced this blogger was actually hit by a fish

PHOTOS: Clive Palmer image a viral hit for photoshoppers

A community on Reddit named Photoshop Battles has discovered a photograph of Clive Palmer counting his money in Parliament, and have joyfully distorted it. These photos have been digitally modified.

Internet jokesters put the billionaire in compromising positions

Jessica Alba feels masculine

Jessica Alba identified with her "masculine" side most of her life

Melanie Griffith won't wed again, calls it 'archaic'

Melanie Griffith won't marry again

Next month's CMC Rocks festival is about to sell out

The crowd at CMC Rocks QLD 2015 on Saturday night.

Final tickets expected to be gone by Monday

Chris Rock: Black actresses have it tough

Chris Rock thinks black women have the hardest gig in show business.

Molly Meldrum: Celebrating an icon of Australian music

Sam Johnson as Molly Meldrum in a scene from Molly.

CHANNEL 7's highly anticipated Molly biopic premieres tomorrow.

Top Gear back on track with Friends star LeBlanc as host

You're most popular in your 29th year, a study has claimed (pictured: the cast of Friends)

What we know so far about the Top Gear reboot

Finding the right beer for a tropical day

This ale’s a real pearler

Michael Moore's recipe for a healthy meal on a pizza

CHEF Michael Moore's diabetes forced him to re-evaluate his food.

Smoked salmon, pea and radish salad inspired by MKR

Dan and Steph’s salmon salad.

EASY yet delicious smoked salmon, pea and radish salad recipe.

Lauren takes on challenge at Engineers Without Borders

CQUniversity student and former Rockhampton girl Lauren Keheler will travel to India as part of Engineers Without Borders program. Photo: Contributed

21-year-old off to India for engineer design summit

New Parkhurst centre to welcome shoppers in late October

The construction of the Parkhurst Town Centre is underway.

The Woolworths supermarket floor slab has been poured

Workers on site across region for Range Crossing build

Preparing site for construction activities expected to start soon

Kern Arcade gets new year new look with makeover

Rachelle Carige from Propaganda working on the mural at the Kern Arcade entrance. Photo: Chris Ison / The Morning Bulletin

“The owners ... just wanted to do something different..."

Construction index shows industry still in contraction

Second month of contraction for construction industry

Meet Jamie Beaton, the 20 year-old worth $40 million

Say hello to the 20-year-old worth $40 million