Sun 23 Sep 2018

Foodie and wine lovers' galore at riverside festival

premium_icon Foodie and wine lovers' galore at riverside festival

PERFECT weather on the weekend made for perfect settings for Capricorn Food and Wine Festival's riverside functions.

Sat 22 Sep 2018

Riverside buzzing with Food and Wine Festival

Riverside buzzing with Food and Wine Festival

Which festival favourites from last year have returned?

HOME GROWN: Lychee farm in our own backyard

premium_icon HOME GROWN: Lychee farm in our own backyard

The faces behind Rockhampton's only lychee farm with 5,000 trees and seven different varieties

Fri 21 Sep 2018

Strawberry popularity soars amid needle fears

Strawberry popularity soars amid needle fears

TOUGH new laws for food tamperers and a drastic spike in recipe searches involving strawberries - it appears “food terrorists” have only made Aussies love fruit...

State rallies behind growers as tough laws come in

premium_icon State rallies behind growers as tough laws come in

QUEENSLAND strawberry growers have received a groundswell of support as tough new laws aimed at sabotage or copycat offenders were passed within a matter of hours.

Thu 20 Sep 2018

Local produce on show at food and wine festival

premium_icon Local produce on show at food and wine festival

Capricorn Food and Wine festival is underway

8 steps to boosting your brain power, beating dementia

8 steps to boosting your brain power, beating dementia

Queensland doctor and author Helena Popovic believes our minds could be the greatest weapon in combating health problems, including obesity and dementia.

Supermarket milk price hike to help farmers

Supermarket milk price hike to help farmers

THE supermarket giants are hiking the price of one of their most popular products in a move they say will help struggling Aussie farmers.

Social media flooded with strawberry recipes

Social media flooded with strawberry recipes

People are sharing their creative strawberries recipes across social media in a bid to encourage others to support farmers who are suffering from the needle saga.

Knock back for extended hours during food and wine festival

premium_icon Knock back for extended hours during food and wine festival

Rockhampton night club owner says later nightclub closing times could prevent alcohol-fuelled violence and control drunken behaviour.

Capricorn Food and Wine festival sets sizzling scene

premium_icon Capricorn Food and Wine festival sets sizzling scene

LOCAL produce will be the focus of the sixth annual Capricorn Food and Wine Festival, which kicks off this evening.

Kylie Jenner’s strange admission

Kylie Jenner’s strange admission

THE reality TV star has sent social media into a frenzy after a bizarre confession involving how she eats her breakfast.

Wed 19 Sep 2018

REVEALED: All of Sizzler’s cheese toast secrets

REVEALED: All of Sizzler’s cheese toast secrets

IT’S the one thing everyone thinks of when it comes to Sizzler: Cheese toast. We’ve uncovered secrets about that signature dish.

Inside the mind of a strawberry saboteur

Inside the mind of a strawberry saboteur

WHO are the monsters inserting needles into strawberries and apples? A criminologist explains what motivates them and why.

School claims lunch was ‘too unhealthy’ to eat

School claims lunch was ‘too unhealthy’ to eat

A MUM was outraged when a school deemed her child’s lunch “too unhealthy” and wouldn’t let him eat it — despite being packed with nutritious food.

Vegan BBQ brisket sparks fury

Vegan BBQ brisket sparks fury

AN INNOCENT looking “BBQ brisket” made of jackfruit and seitan has sparked a wave of anger from meat-eaters and BBQ purists.

DIY genetic testing is here now — with a catch

premium_icon DIY genetic testing is here now — with a catch

A QUEENSLAND-developed at-home test to reveal your risk of cancer, Alzheimer’s or diabetes is ready for market now. There’s just one minor hitch.

How an avocado nearly cost weightlifter his national title

How an avocado nearly cost weightlifter his national title

Winning the AWF 109kg+ title meant more to Jax Solofa than just standing atop the podium for the first time in four attempts.

Tue 18 Sep 2018

10 YEARS JAIL: Police warning to 'spiked' food offenders

10 YEARS JAIL: Police warning to 'spiked' food offenders

Police give warning to those deliberately contaminating strawberries, other foods.

Savouring the flavour of Ipswich

premium_icon Savouring the flavour of Ipswich

FROM breakfast, lunch and dinner through to dessert and drinks, Ipswich covers all cuisines and caters to all palates. You might even spot a familiar face.

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