Saddle up for Bulls 'n' Barrels at Great Western

FULL GALLOP: Samantha Lowcock competing in the junior barrel race at the RGGS Bulls 'n' Barrels rodeo last year.

Competitors, spectators urged to wear pink for annual fundraiser

St Peter's Birdcage event held this Saturday

Parent volunteers at the Birdcage fundraising event

Catholic Primary school hold fundraising event at Caulfield Cup

Rocky region female teacher charged with student 'sexual assault'

A female teacher, 49, has been charged with indecent treatment of a child.

Allegation of student abuse in the boarding house






New federal energy policy puts CQ coal-fired power on the radar

Various politicians offer their perspectives on the new plan.

Landry says PM offered to double the money for Rookwood

ROOKWOOD READY: Deputy PM Barnaby Joyce (left), MP Ken O'Dowd, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Michelle Landry MP at the Rookwood Weir announcement.

New story emerges about an offer for $260 million to get started.

New Yeppoon bar to open its doors this weekend

While the shop is yet to open its doors, Cath was determined to be part of the Tropical Pinefest Parade

Couple bring something different to Cap Coast entertainment scene

Why Livingstone Council refused SSM 'No' group’s request

Lights at the newly redeveloped Wreck Point Lookout be changed to a rainbow configuration in a show of support for Cap Coast Equity Alliance and marriage equality.

Same Sex Marriage debate lights up lookout colours

Four CQ councils share funds set to create 72 jobs

JOBS AND FUNDS: Rockhampton Mayor Margaret Strelow, Local Government Minister Mark Furner and Keppel MP Brittany Lauga at a presser to talk about Government funding for the local area.

Yeppoon, Rockhampton, Emerald and Woorabinda will benefit

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Renowned comedian headlines Coast's first comedy fest

WHEN comedian Sammy J began journalling his life as a child, he had no way of knowing those diary entries would form the basis of his hit new comedy show.

How this boy went from a healthy baby to quadriplegic

TEAM COOPER: Shanowah Wyatt with her son Cooper Milner.

Mother's hope for young son Cooper, determined to defy the odds.

Michael Caton: 'Gympie's where it started for me'

Heart of Gold artistic director Emily Avila with Australian screen legend Michael Caton.

The Australian screen icon is in town for the Heart of Gold Festival

Giant fruits and veggies artworks at Tropicana

Cr Drew Wickerson, Kate Grund and City Child Care Centre Lead Educator Nikki Maguire

From giant carrots to massive grapes and even a caterpillar

A disgrace: Calls for double lane hwy from Gympie to Cairns

There's been a number of serious accidents on the Bruce Hwy this year, including many deaths, thankfully this one, near Raglan, was not one of them.

LNP politician grilled on state of the Bruce Hwy

Rumours British billionaire industrialist toured Boyne Smelter

Aerials of Boyne Smelter Limited (BSL) from early 2013. Photo Contributed

Speculation for a buyer for Rio Tinto's aluminium assets.

Adani bid to build 400-bed NQ workers camp

Adani Australia CEO Jeyakumar Janakaraj has used another company to apply to build a 400 bed workers camp in the Whitsunday region.

Railway construction workers to live in an Adani built workers camp

Real estate warning as 'dodgy cowboys' arrive in Rocky

"DODGY cowboys” installing non-complaint smoke alarms have appeared in Rockhampton, a real estate industry representative says.

CQ on red alert for dodgy smoke alarm operators

Increase in CQ building approvals reveals economic recovery

DWELLING APPROVALS: Rockhampton recorded an increase in the number of dwelling approvals in the month of October.

The green shoots of economic recovery are starting to show.

3 things to be discussed at Livingstone Council's meeting today

PLANS AFOOT: Mayor Bill Ludwig and Councillor Jan Kelly and the Livingstone Shire Council will meet today to examine some funding proposals.

Some of the highlights of today's Livingstone Shire council meeting.

Women pictured during orgasm: ‘The O Project’

‘The O Project’ by photographer Marcus Alberti captures women’s expressions before...

Heron Island drowning

WORST OUTCOME: Gladstone Water Police Sergeant Jeff Barnett.

Gladstone Water Police Sergeant Jeff Barnett addresses local media following the...

No More Chances

Member for Rockhampton Bill Byrne opens up about the pressures of political...

Family support

Minister for Child Safety Shannon Fentiman announces a $4.5 million program to...

Recipes from the Andes give a culinary high

Chef Martin Morales celebrates his love of the Andes, its dishes, ingredients, people and culture in his latest cookbook, Andina

UPDATE: Family says Coen 'never wasted a single day'

Seventeen and loving life - double lung transplant recipient, Coen Ashton, is venturing in to public speaking. Riverside Christian College students were the first school to hear Coen sharing his life experiences.Photo: Valerie Horton / Fraser Coast Chronicle

The 20-year-old has died in hospital in Melbourne.

Unsuspecting woman bares all in ‘see-through’ leggings

Total bummer ... Kimberley Williams discovered that her new Puma workout tights were completely see-through in certain light. Picture: Guzelian

"Do you booty test your items before they hit the stores?"

O Project: Photographer captures women’s orgasm face

'The O Project' by photographer Marcus Alberti captures women's expressions during an orgasm. Woman who is always on the brink of an orgasm

Marcos Alberti’s latest work is suitably dubbed “O Project”

Owner of barking dog beaten with axe handle

Emlyn Anthony Moses - charged with assault occasioning bodily harm.

Man beat dog owner with axe handle and punched him in the face

Leonardo da Vinci's works coming to Toowoomba

Residents get chance to delve into mind of the great man

Sophie slammed as bachelor goes rogue

ONE bachelor has lashed out at Sophie Monk — dubbing the star’s excuses as “bullsh*t” in a nasty exit.

Test your movie trivia on Home Alone

Macaulay Culkin in a scene from Home Alone.

Mikey Cahill presents 18 facts you never knew about the classic film

Sophie breaks down during live interview

Sophie Monk broke down during a live radio interview with Kyle and Jackie O.

SOPHIE Monk was in floods of tears during a radio interview today.

MOVIE REVIEW: Chan a serious man in The Foreigner

Jackie Chan and Pierce Brosnan in The Foreigner.

Jackie Chan wishes to get all dramatic on you.

Gallery: Standing room only as Rocky home sells for $1M+

PRICE IS RIGHT: This historic Rockhampton home at 165 Caroline St sold for more than $1 million at auction at the weekend.

Highly anticipated auction draws a big crowd

Going long-term in property? Women invest the best

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$10k could buy you a small car, a boat or block of land

BARGAIN BUY: This bargain block of land at 5 Linedale St is up for grabs to the quickest buyer.

Quarter acre block has been dropped for a quick sale.

Couple make Woorie history

SET FOR LIFE: Regional economics director Leann Wilson, Uncle Campbell Leiska, and Aunty Hazel Leiska.

"I'LL be leaving here in a box,” Uncle Campbell Leiska says.

Unemployed woman explains why Adani matters to her

ADANI EXCITEMENT: Rockhampton local Jo Boyd says Adani FIFO jobs are great news for the region.

Jo Boyd says she wants a better life and work delivers this

Adani mine beckons ‘old fella’

Rickey Didmon, aged 55, wants a job but has been told he is both underqualified and overqualified. Picture: Evan Morgan

The 55-year-old has more than enough qualifications

What school leavers must do to land a job

School leavers who want a job next year must start preparing now.

School is ending - here is how to become workforce ready

Which state has the highest salary?

Mining, resources and energy workers are some of the best paid in Australia

Which state has the highest salary?

Mayor explains what's skewing Rocky job loss numbers

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An analysis has shown 8700 jobs were lost in the Fitzroy region

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The secret plan that could have saved Holden revealed

This concept car wasn't just for show. Holden explored the possibility of building a smaller Torana and large SUV off the same "platform” as the Commodore.

All options considered ahead of closure.

Recall on leading electric car maker's new vehicle

The 2017 Tesla Model X.

Tesla has recalled some of its Model X variants.

ROAD TEST: Renault Megane GT Wagon has some wallop

The Renault Megane GT Wagon is available for $42,490 drive-away.

The Renault Megane GT Wagon put to the family test.

It's time to stop and take a breath when driving

Don't stop in the name of love, rather stop for the safety of yourself and other road users.

You must come to a complete stop at a stop sign.

LONG-TERM ROAD TEST: Hyundai i30 SR Premium

The long-term Hyundai i30 SR Premium has proven equally as impressive as an SUV.

The Hyundai i30 SR Premium carries family load.

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