Maranoa MP hails Joyce the best leader in living memory

DAVID Littleproud has voiced his admiration of out-going National leader Barnaby Joyce

Jandowae residents flock to their annual Showball

SHOWSTOPPERS: 2018 Rural Ambassador Sarah Shaw with last year's Miss Showgirl Millie Bach.

The Jandowae Show Society hosted their Showball last Saturday.

Firearms seized on Cunnamulla property

SEIZED: The weapons taken from a property in Cunnamulla (QPS).

Three unsecured firearms seized from Cunnamulla property.

Boxing champ Damien Hooper banned from Toowoomba

Damien Hooper at Smithys Gym.

Judge reluctantly grants bail to Olympian

Upcoming projects in the Balonne

Grey St, St George, is undergoing a beautification project as directed by the Balonne council.

Balonne improvement projects discusses at Care Balonne meeting.

Four kids facing 88 charges after month-long crime spree

Four juveniles aged 12 to 14 have been charged with 88 offences after an alleged month-long crime spree.

Four juveniles aged 12 to 14 arrested after crime spree

Man and horse killed in storm tragedy

Storm in Augathella leads to a man and his horse dying.

A man and his horse have died following a storm

The war on wild dogs continues in southwest

WILD DOGS: The Upper Paroo Sustainable Production Group ran its first aerial baiting program of the year on Wednesday, covering 300,000ha in upper Paroo.

At the forefront of the fight is the Balonne Shire council.

Wait continues for Labor's vegetation law

AGRIBUSINESS: Premier   Palaszczuk at the Roma saleyards.

Graziers are left guessing at the changes to vegetation laws.

One fatality in rollover at Bollon

An 18-year-old man was airlifted from Condamine to Brisbane with serious head and facial injuries.

POLICE are investigating a fatal traffic crash in Bollon.

Sisters make millions from simple idea

Sisters and business partners, Emma and Victoria. Picture: Supplied by Veuve Clicquot

The Aussie sisters who reinvented the beach towel

EXCLUSIVE: Qantas eyes Bundaberg for flying school

SMOOTH LANDING: Bundaberg is the perfect place for Qantas to establish a pilot academy capable of training up to 500 pilots a year, to help meet the increasing need for skilled aviators in one of the fastest-growing global industries.

The ideal place for the flying kangaroo

Aged care provider advocates say staff quotas not the answer

NUMBERS GAME: Aged care provider advocates and the nurses' union disagree over mandating staffing levels in aged care facilities.

But union says some nurses are looking after 200 people alone

Council chooses new runway construction contract winner

Jetstar flight on the runway for take-off at Sunshine Coast Airport.

Sand due to start being pumped ashore in July

Firm has 100 skilled worker vacancies in CQ, Minister says

Labor's Capricornia candidate Russell Robertson with Minister for Training Shannon Fentiman and Rockhampton MP Barry O'Rourke.

Fentiman says region staring down the barrel of skills shortage

Courier stole 10 pre-launch iPhone Xs worth $19K

APPLE HEIST: Kosega Tautau, 22, leaves the Ipswich Court yesterday.

When he arrived at the depot, police were waiting

20 CQ miners underpaid for years

Hail Creek mine underpaid 20 workers for two years.

Miner may have to pay back wages

Lucky escape in Noosa Rd flood water this afternoon

Flood water over Noosa Rd, Mothar Mt this afternoon.

The incident is the second around the Gympie region in as many days

Sydney shark attack ‘just 20m from shore’

The woman being helped by emergency services.

“I think she’s very lucky to still have her leg... and to survive"

Mower used as weapon in neighbourhood fight

Mower a weapon in neighbourhood fight according to police

Elderly men fight with knife, lawn mower

Cutting through the BS on important question

Former prime minister Tony Abbott addresses the Sydney Institute on Tuesday, February 20, 2018.

Abbott is standing by his call to reduce Australia’s migrant intake

Sickening backlash to Nine spat

Emma Freedman comments on topless AFL photo. Picture: Channel 9

Emma Freedman reveals horrific aftermath of nude photo debate

'How I lost 30kg on a ‘part-time’ diet'

Before and after ... Gen lost 30kg. Picture: Supplied

This new ‘part-time’ diet could be the answer to your weight loss prayers

‘Amazing’ mum-of-six drowns in Sydney

Mother-of-six Vanessa Travers drowned off Maroubra Beach in Sydney. Picture: Facebook

LATE-NIGHT dip ended in tragedy for a mother-of-six in Sydney

Christensen hasn't ruled out running for Deputy PM

PARTY ROOM: Nationals MPs George Christensen (left) and Darren Chester.

Nationals need to unite after losing 'great leader': Landry

Stranger’s random act of kindness goes viral

Tegan Langley with the tyre receipt. Photo: Facebook

Stranger buys woman new tyres over concerns they would ‘blow’

Aussie’s scary texts expose gun problem

Another one? The safety alert texts revealed unattended guns had been left at a university twice in two days. Picture: Supplied

Handguns forgotten in toilets ... and these are America’s ‘good’ gun owners

Girl gouges eyes out in front of church

Kaylee Muthart gouged out her own eyes while high on methamphetamine and is now blind.

Young woman gouged her eyes out to get into heaven

‘Seriously disturbing’ post leads to arrest

Jonathan Martin was taken into police custody after his Instagram post.

Former NFL player Jonathan Martin posts chilling message

TRIP FROM HELL: Qantas debacle that left me ‘traumatised’

Inside the Qantas flight. Picture: Ted

It was meant to be a dream trip. Instead, they were met with vomit

Courageous cops come to pups’ rescue

Coen police officer Senior Constable Carey Allen with the two rescued puppies from Archer River.

Three Coen police officers rescued two five-week-old puppies

Mum dies ‘choking on chicken burger’

A woman has died after reportedly choking on a chicken burger (not pictured). Picture: Supplied

A woman has been found dead in her car at a Perth shopping centre

‘Outrageous’: World’s best beach shambles

Manly beach, stunning yeah? Picture: Jo3ung

This is outrageous. And embarrassing. Outrageously embarrassing

The world is jealous of our new Macca’s burger

The new McDonald's Big Brekkie Burger.

The rest of the world is losing its mind over our new Macca's burger

New details in cruise brawl drama

The fight on the ship has attracted worldwide attention.

NEW details have emerged about three families involved in the cruise ship brawl

Sam blasts paparazzi ‘bastards’

SUNRISE host Samantha Armytage claims “bastard” paps went to desperate lengths to snap a photo of her at the beach.

Glum-looking Aniston steps out following split

A sullen looking Jennifer Aniston makes a rare public outing after her shock separation from husband Justin Theroux. Picture: Mega Agency

Downcast Aniston makes first public appearance following split

Sam Armytage's Instagram paparazzi attack misfire

Samantha Armytage went on the front foot to beat the paparazzi and upload shots of her at Bondi with her mates. Picture: Instagram/Samantha Armytage

"You can pap Sam any day of the week"

How a ‘bogan from the Gong’ cracked Hollywood

Self-proclaimed "bogan" Adam Demos is making waves in Hollywood. Picture: Daily Telegraph

How Adam Demos made a name for himself in Hollywood

Getting right to the pointe

Jennifer Lawrence and Joel Edgerton in a scene from the movie Red Sparrow. Supplied by Twentieth Century Fox.

Powerhouse Lawrence an easy choice for hot role in Red Sparrow

The Crown star splits from husband

British actress Claire Foy arrives for the premiere of 'Unsane' during the 68th annual Berlin International Film Festival (Berlinale), in Berlin, Germany, 21 February 2018. The Berlinale runs from 15 to 25 February.

Claire Foy and her actor husband have confirmed their split

Stephen Fry reveals cancer battle

Stephen Fry has revealed his battle with prostate cancer. Picture: YouTube

Stephen Fry has revealed he has been battling cancer for months