Mining giant back in the black despite CQ cyclone hit

Metallurgical coal production decreased by 6% to 40 million tonnes as a result of the damage caused by Cyclone Debbie to third party rail infrastructure, which was partially offset by record annual production at Peak Downs and Saraji mines. Saraji mine is pictured.

BHP records huge yearly profits as CQ coal operations lift game

Businessman goes from Zika virus to Rocky courtroom

Bernie Gribble at The Fitzroy Hotel.

Sentence for Bernard Gribble after pleading guilty to choking ex

'Plane enthusiasts' dream': Massive military aircraft in Rocky right now

The Antonov 124-100, one of the largest aircraft in the world, lands at the Rockhampton Airport.

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Students complete their Certificate II in Resource and Infrastructure Work Preparation finished installing two new seats on Mt Archer.

REVEALED: Work starts on new $3.1M gift for Rocky boaties

PLEASED: Rockhampton Region Councillor Tony Williams (left) and Rockhampton MP Bill Byrne are pleased to see the new North Rockhampton boat ramp facility get the green light.

Rockhampton business awarded contract for major boating project

St Ursula's College students win with the power of words

STRONG SPEAKERS: Cassidy Callinan, Amelia Grundon and Abi Cooper after their Senior Grand Final Debate win.

ST Ursula's College Year 12 students like to argue the point.

Dysart residents reunite

Rhonda Bailey, Dale Diamond, Mary Cundell, Colleen Busk, Lindsay Busk, Lorelle Busk.

The reunion offered a wonderful opportunity to catch up.

Young Coast boy's big step forward in brave cancer battle

Nine-year-old Anthony Kiely rang the bell at Lady Cilento Children's Hospital on August 4, marking the end of he treatment for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia (ALL) which he was diagnosed with on February 25, 2014.

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Flume, The Kooks and Daryl Braithwaite for Falls Festival

THE line-up for the 25th version of the festival has been announced. Is this Oz rocker Daryl's hip rebirth?

Painting a brighter future for koalas

WORTH SAVING: The Queensland Koala Crusaders' Community Crowdfunding Campaign aims to raise $30,000 towards the cost of planting 10,000 trees for koalas.

Queensland Koala Crusaders have launched a crowdfunding campaign

CQ animal rescue group struggle with abandoned pet surge

Thatcher the dog is the face up Capricorn Animal Aid's upcoming fundraiser ball. He is pictured with his foster carer Lailah Hinds and Capricorn Animal Aid's Juanita Peoples ahead of the major event.

Major fundraiser the only hope for hundreds of animals in need

'Welcome, strangers, to the show': Music icon coming to Rocky

World-renowned Aussie rock legend Paul Kelly has announced a Rockhampton performance as he tours his 23rd studio album.

HUGE name reveals Rocky show plans, with more big acts to come

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Fitzroy Club's Foxlaw has the will to succeed

FITZROY CLUB: The Morning Bulletin's Real Estate key account executive Oksana Hopgood (left) with Foxlaw owner Josh Fox.

Josh Fox has been carving out a niche in business and property law

Get pumped: Rockhampton's coolest new play things arrive

An artist's impression of the pop-jet plaza and tiered seating, arguably the coolest element of the Rockhampton Riverbank Redevelopment.

Exciting times just around the corner on Rocky's riverbank

Rocky hospital reveals multi-million dollar upgrade

An additional fully integrated operating theatre is included in major upgrade works at Hillcrest Rockhampton Hospital.

Massive spend takes region's hospital ugprades past $45m mark

Crown Prince denied entry to pub

Prince or pauper, you can’t get a drink in Brisbane.

Prince Frederik of Denmark, husband of Princess Mary, turned away from a Brisbane...

Morgan Huxley killer appeals sentence

Sentenced to at least 30 years for stabbing murder.

Baby-faced apprentice chef sentenced to at least 30 years for stabbing murder.

Operation Roam: Rogue Radar

CRIME Stoppers list 19 most wanted fugitives on the 'Rogue Radar' list.

RACQ: Everyone deserves to feel safe at crossings

Anyone at the intersection, whether that's a pedestrian, cyclist, motorbike rider or just another car, is reliant on each other playing by the rules.

ROAD TEST: 2017 VW Golf GTI and Golf R

The 2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI.

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When the going gets tough

RELY ON RESILIENCE, NOT BUBBLE WRAP: It is crucial we build resilience in ourselves and the younger generations so we can deal with challenges and difficult times when they arise.

Do we have skills to cope when life gets hard?

Mum warns after son's close call with deadly sandwich

A piece of bone found in turkey breast bought at a Gympie supermarket.

'I made toasted sandwiches and next minute my son started choking'

Dark hair dye, chemical straighteners linked to breast cancer

The study notes that further research into the area is needed.

Sports car love affair leads to biggest 'Joy' of his life

LOVE OF ADRIAN'S LIFE: Joy poses with the original Buchanan in 1957-58.

Joy recalls the day she saw the slinky car arrive at her home.

ROAD TEST: 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV

The 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV.

Can you actually survive without petrol in the Outlander PHEV?

MOVE REVIEW: Tower's too steep a climb for this fan

A POPULAR novel series has finally made it to the screen but it's not exactly the King of movies, according to reviewer Matthew Pearce

The Project will now be on six nights a week

The Project presenters Waleed Aly, Carrie Bickmore and Peter Helliar.

The Project is expanding with a Sunday night edition and a new host.

Click your fingers, tap your toes

Helen Peters, Elisabeth Wallis-Gaedtke, Evalee Sharples and Kemal Avunduk rehearse for Fascinating Rhythm, Sunshine Coast Oriana Choir's performance of hot jazz, sizzling samba, Latin beats and smooth swing sounds at Lake Kawana Community Centre on August 26-27.

Libby to set beat for Fascinating Rhythm this weekend

Margot Robbie is unrecognisable in London

Margot, is that really you?

MARGOT Robbie looks completely unrecognisable as Queen Elizabeth I.

Residents fear sand mine sell out by State Minister

Sand mine opponents attend the Nambour Council Chambers.Cou

Further testing undertaken on site, despite claims of significance

Investors quick to snap up property in key growth corridor

High-profile commercial site sells at auction for $4.920m

Rocky in top-10 fastest growing areas for residential units

CBD FRAMEWORK: Artist impression of the $14 million combined residential and commercial high-rise on the corner of William and Bolsover streets, Rockhampton.

Development approvals align with bold inner-city living vision

EXPLAINED: What the 'Costco effect' means for Ipswich

PRICE WARS: A Costco store similar to this one in Canberra, is planned for Ipswich.

Exclusive 'cult' about to change how families do grocery shopping

Massive solar farm to provide 250 jobs

FRV's Moree Solar Farm.

The 148MW farm is being built on a disused mango farm

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Congratulations on landing a job interview - now it is time to nail it.

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Dream crushed as 'no one wants to hire a foreigner'

Suzan Aliny.. "My children are very sad to leave their school already."

Skilled migrant speaks out about employment difficulties

$200,000 job goes begging, snapped up by foreign workers

Shotcreter Chris McKervey lines tunnels with concrete spray and gets paid upwards of $200K a year.

A lack of local workers means top-paying jobs are going begging

The boom is over, so what's bringing people to Gladstone?

A Gladstone development advocate has suggested the city could become an import-export freight hub for northern Australia.

New migration data reveals those moving away from and into Gladstone

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ROAD TEST: 2017 Peugeot 3008

Peugeot 3008 motoring cover

The labours of the past four years or so produced the 3008.

Isuzu UTE Australia help drive child safety message

NEW RIDE: Bruce and Denise Morcombe with their new Isuzu MU-X.

This manufacturer provides free vehicle to help support child safety

Hyundai reveals fuel cell with 800km range

UNVEILED: Hyundai 's Ryu Chang with  the hydrogen fuel cell.

This hydrogen-powered SUV can travel 800km on one tank.

ROAD TEST: The Audi R8 Spyder...your everyday supercar

The 2017 Audi R8 Spyder.

The Audi R8 is designed to be a supercar you could drive daily.

What's hot and what's not in motoring for 2017

The Ford Mustang is still hot property.

The state of play in the motoring industry.

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