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    Switching the police uniform for lycra for mental health

    Premium Content Switching the police uniform for lycra for mental health

    A Mackay sergeant is gearing up for a Tour de France-style cycling challenge to...

    VIDEO: It's mating season and spotting platypus is a game

    Premium Content VIDEO: It's mating season and spotting platypus is a game

    How you can spot a platypus at Eungella

    Having a whale of a time off Lamberts Lookout

    Premium Content Having a whale of a time off Lamberts Lookout

    There was plenty of whale action as they cruised past Mackay on the weekend. Have...

    Should Schoolies go ahead this year in Byron Bay?

    Premium Content Should Schoolies go ahead this year in Byron Bay?

    Authorities are firm on restrictions currently in place

    Events

      CInematinee - We'll end up together

      Handsomely mounted and music-fuelled, We’ll End Up Together is the second...

      Cinematinee - Babyteeth

      A film about life, grief and the chaos of family that joyously explores how far we...

      TAIKOZ 4Tet Live!

      Don’t let the size of the group fool you! The four Taikoz dynamos conjure an...

      Cinematinee - Slim & I

      A film about one of the greatest partnerships in Australian music history, Slim...

      Trivia

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      Caldera Country Music Club inc

      Caldera Country Music Club inc

      Country Music Club

      Karnivool

      Come to the Kingy to see Karnivool's The Decade of Sound Awake tour!

      Sol Raiders

      Zero Latency Gold Coast unveils their Sol raiders Tournament, set to be held last...

      Waste Wise! Past, Present and Future Solutions

      Waste Wise! Past, Present and Future Solutions

      Visit Crawford House Museum to see solutions to some of the key global challenges...

      Sunday Arvo - Open Mic and Jam Session

      Sunday Arvo Open Mic and Jam Session. All styles and types of acts welcome. PA...

      Mandala Meditation Workshop

      A mindful practice for self expression Invest a moment in time and allow your mind...

      Flow

      Flow is a yarn about country, Yaegl country. It’s an urban tale of finding identity...

      CardiGras Ipswich Concert

      A Night Of Music & Line Dancing with Matt Thompson, Vixens Of Fall & James Blundell...

      CardiGras Ipswich Markets & Car Show

      A Car Show with trophies with all proceeds going to Homeless Helpers QLD

      Magic Beach

      At our beach, at our magic beach…

      Magic Beach

      At our beach, at our magic beach…

      Flow

      Flow is a yarn about country, Yaegl country. It’s an urban tale of finding identity...

      The Comedy Of Errors

      Directed by Janine Watson, this is a beautiful story about reunion, wrapped up in...

      O, How I Dreamt Of Things Impossible

      O, How I Dreamt of Things Impossible is a novel work of integrity, beauty, and...

      Tubular Bells For Two

      The multi-award winning Tubular Bells for Two returns to NORPA in 2020!

      Mandala Meditation Workshop

      A mindful practice for self expression Invest a moment in time and allow your mind...

      Waste Wise! Past, Present and Future Solutions

      Waste Wise! Past, Present and Future Solutions

      Visit Crawford House Museum to see solutions to some of the key global challenges...

      Sunday Arvo - Open Mic and Jam Session

      Sunday Arvo Open Mic and Jam Session. All styles and types of acts welcome. PA...

      Flow

      Flow is a yarn about country, Yaegl country. It’s an urban tale of finding identity...

      POSTPONED TBA Dharma Talk and Meditation

      Often wondered what Buddhism is about? How it helps? or ways we can use these...

      POSTPONED TBA Yoga with Erin

      Allow time in your life to rest and restore your energy. These programs are...

      POSTPONED TBA Guided Meditation with CI Sangha

      Each Friday you can slow down and join one of the Chenrezig Institute monks or nuns...

      The Gruffalo is coming to the Ginger Factory

      Visitors can download the free Gruffalo Spotter 2 App before setting off on an...

      Fraser Coast Chorus practice

      Weekly choir practice to perfect our range of choral and fun songs.

      VIRTUALLY WILD

      VIRTUALLY WILD is an immersive virtual reality experience that provides a free...

      2020 Fraser Coast Record & Memorabilia Fair

      The 2020 Fraser Coast Record & Memorabilia Fair is coming in October! Come along...

      Type 2 Diabetes Workshop

      Free Type 2 Diabetes Workshops: An education session for people with type 2...

      Bridge Lessons

      Beginners lessons for 5 weeks every Wednesday and Friday morning at 9.00 am.These...

      Beethoven Gems

      To celebrate Beethoven's 250th anniversary, Fragments Ensemble is bringing its...

      Beethoven Gems

      To celebrate Beethoven's 250th anniversary, Fragments Ensemble is bringing its...

      The Saruzu Quartet

      Saruzu are fresh, innovative and energetic

      Magic Beach

      At our beach, at our magic beach…

      Magic Beach

      At our beach, at our magic beach…

      MZAZA - The Birth & Death of Stars

      World music favourites MZAZA bring you their brand new show, The Birth and Death of...

      Natural Soap Making with Aimee

      Using simple + natural ingredients to make beautiful healthy soap safe for you...

      Mr Snot Bottom’s “Stinky Silly Show”

      Welcome to Mr. Snot Bottom’s ‘Stinky Silly Show’!!

      Damien Leith ‘Roy'

      ‘Roy – A Tribute to Roy Orbison with Strings’ Golden Anniversary of ‘Only the...

      The Tap Pack

      Direct from sold out houses and rave reviews in London, Berlin and Beijing...

      The Gruffalo is coming to the Ginger Factory

      Visitors can download the free Gruffalo Spotter 2 App before setting off on an...

      Natural Soap Making with Aimee

      Using simple + natural ingredients to make beautiful healthy soap safe for you...

      Damien Leith ‘Roy'

      ‘Roy – A Tribute to Roy Orbison with Strings’ Golden Anniversary of ‘Only the...

      The Tap Pack

      Direct from sold out houses and rave reviews in London, Berlin and Beijing...

      Reindeer Run

      Join Rudolph and the gang for our annual charity run. Tickets opening soon.

      Country Heart Christmas Market

      A 3 day Handmade Craft market raising money for the drought. We putting the heart...

      Pink High Tea - Morning Session

      Join us to raise awareness and vital funds to support women with breast cancer.

      Pink High Tea - Afternoon Session

      Join us to raise awareness and vital funds to support women with breast cancer.

      POSTPONED Mind &Meditation with Lindsay @Maroochy

      Mind and Meditation with Lindsay Pratt at Maroochydore

      Prosecco Sundays

      Join us for an afternoon Aperitivo - watch the sun go down in good company, with a...

      Primal Play for Kids school holiday class

      Get the kids outdoors, having fun, burning off excess energy + give yourself a...

      Primal Play for Kids school holiday class

      Get the kids outdoors, having fun, burning off excess energy + give yourself a...

      Night at the Museum

      A mystical evening under the stars at Cobb+Co Museum featuring four courses...

      Suncorp and RACQ Great Western Road Trip

      Suncorp and RACQ present the Great Western Road Trip a fun four-day guided driving...

      Pink High Tea - Morning Session

      Join us to raise awareness and vital funds to support women with breast cancer.

      Pink High Tea - Afternoon Session

      Join us to raise awareness and vital funds to support women with breast cancer.

      Type 2 Diabetes Workshop

      Free Type 2 Diabetes Information Sessions

      Beethoven Gems

      To celebrate Beethoven's 250th anniversary, Fragments Ensemble is bringing its...

      Beethoven Gems

      To celebrate Beethoven's 250th anniversary, Fragments Ensemble is bringing its...

      Pink High Tea - Morning Session

      Join us to raise awareness and vital funds to support women with breast cancer.

      Pink High Tea - Afternoon Session

      Join us to raise awareness and vital funds to support women with breast cancer.

      Jamie Oliver's Learn Your Fruit and Veg course

      Jamie Oliver's Learn Your Fruit and Veg course

      Jamie Oliver's Learn Your Fruit and Veg (LYFV) Online Program aims to inspire...

      Jamie's Ministry of Food – 5 week course

      Jamie's Ministry of Food – 5 week course

      Jamie's Ministry of Food online courses designed for ages 12+ and are a fun way to...

      Guides

        PART 1: Learn the basics of surfing with Robbie and Carlene Sherwell, of XL Surfing Academy in this series aimed at getting you in the water.

        Surfing: Where to start when you don't know how

        Learn to surf online with Robbie and Carlene Sherwell

        AS THE Coast swelters through a second summer heatwave all most people want to do is cool off. Here are some fantastic options.

        VIDEO: Coast's best, secret freshwater swimming holes

        All most people want to do during the heatwave is cool off

        Snake catcher Richie Gilbert has seen it all in more than 13 years on the job.

        Premium Content 10 common snakes and how to identify them

        Snake catcher Richie Gilbert has seen it all

        CONSIDERING the vast amount of stunning bushland that covers much of Australia, it is no wonder bushwalking has cemented itself as a popular pastime.

        Five of the best to places to bushwalk

        Popular pass time offers something for everyone

        Tourism

          Drought-ravaged farmers are leading a tourism revival in regional NSW during the pandemic by converting empty space on their properties into farm stays.

          Booming farm stays provide lifeline in struggling regions

          NSW farmers lead tourism revival during COVID pandemic

          A leading analyst has weighed in on how long it will take for Dreamworld to recover from the COVID shutdown. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

          Premium Content Dreamworld’s long road to recovery

          Dreamworld’s Ardent Leisure is facing a long road to recovery

          Tourism operators are close to full capacity approaching the school holidays despite missing out on interstate and international travellers.

          Premium Content Waves of holiday-makers to flock to Coast in droves

          Tourism operators are close to full capacity approaching holidays

          Eager fans lined up for hours this morning waiting for Dreamworld to reopen its doors after a six-month closure. SEE THE PICTURES

          Premium Content Huge lines as Dreamworld reopens doors

          Dreamworld reopens after six-month COVID-19 closure