142 people turned away as border shuts

142 people turned away as border shuts

Police turn away 142 after border shut to New South Wales and ACT

‘All of the passengers on board buses are scrutinised’

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Buses checked for people coming from virus hot spots

Will Tweed’s Big Ferris Wheel keep on turning?

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Council has voted in favour of the giant wheel coming back later

League player and spectators stabbed in footy brawl

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Two men are fighting for their lives after going to the aid of a player who was...

Donald Trump flees reporters again

Donald Trump flees reporters again

Donald Trump has once again cut a media conference short, turning and walking away...

Colt incest kids ‘didn’t know what a toilet was’: Foster mum

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A foster carer who took in children rescued from a notorious NSW family accused of...

Pellet guns, Speedos, slippers: How to party like an Ibrahim

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In July 2017 Fadi and Michael Ibrahim were living it large as they took video of...

‘Dark impulses’: Vile lockdown trend

‘Dark impulses’: Vile lockdown trend

Isolation and working from home during the coronavirus crisis have contributed to a...

‘Greedy, violent’ bikies rise in the ranks

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The spotlight on outlaw motorcycle gangs in Australia has never been brighter. Yet...

Loose lips sink Aussie drug kingpin’s smuggling operation

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This is how a suspected drug smuggler, an off-duty cop and the unguarded chat about...

Gang allegedly stole $100K from super accounts

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Three Queensland women allegedly linked to a sophisticated crime gang have been...

Opinion

    Carrie Bickmore on Australia’s mental health crisis

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    “Many people have said they are struggling, yet don’t feel they can complain...

    'Kate photo proves Meghan double standard'

    'Kate photo proves Meghan double standard'

    Meghan Markle will always suffer, says Daniela Elser

    'Father Time has got the better of Bennett'

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    Paul Kent on Wayne Bennett’s bubble burst due to COVID breach

    'Ipswich won’t be a dump much longer'

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    Mayor takes on burning issue of waste dumping, writes Des Houghton.

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      How decision to shut border will affect sports competitions

      How decision to shut border will affect sports competitions

      Gold Coast sports competitions and athletes involved have been thrown into...

      RESULTS: Perfect winter weather for golf

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      OTHER parts of NSW might be seeing snow but it’s been sunshine, sunblock and shorts...

      Hockey players ‘took off like bullets’

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      FAST and furious play in the Womens A-Grade, reports hockey stalwart and former...

      WRAP: QAFL and QFA Division 2 South competitions

      WRAP: QAFL and QFA Division 2 South competitions

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        ‘200-300 calls a day’: How contact tracers work

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        Tracers share an insight into how they are keeping the state safe

        Melbourne man’s $1652 burger mistake

        Melbourne man’s $1652 burger mistake

        A Melbourne man has copped a hefty fine after he was busted by police for breaching...

        Victoria records 394 cases and 17 deaths

        Victoria records 394 cases and 17 deaths

        Queensland has recorded no new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, as the...

        How jobs system is failing people who desperately need it

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        Taxpayer-funded schemes notoriously invite opportunists to work the system - think...

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          Young boy, family hit by flying bike at motocross event

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          A four-year-old-boy suffered serious head injuries after a motorcycle crashed...

          Saint, Sinner, Shoosh: Another star wants out of Broncos

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          Check out all the latest NRL chatter — including the big name who wants to follow...

          Ignored Boyd drops leadership bombshell

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          NRL 2020: Darius Boyd quits leadership group to heap more pressure on Broncos coach...

          Logan Thunder v RedCity Roar in QSL basketball

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          Superstars headline basketball season opener

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            $1000 fine for woman meant to be self-isolating in Nimbin

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            THE woman told police she would be self-isolating in Nimbin when she crossed the...

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            Tourists ignore Byron’s beach warnings for a day in the sun

            Premium Content Tourists ignore Byron’s beach warnings for a day in the sun

            Not even the prospect of sand dunes collapsing could keep people away

            ‘I’m nervous’: Worker scared of losing job as border closes

            Premium Content ‘I’m nervous’: Worker scared of losing job as border closes

            THE Queensland woman commutes daily to Byron Bay for work.

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              '18 too many': Candlelight vigil for baby Beau Bradshaw

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              Vigil follows police charging baby's dad with murder

              IT'S OFF! Jaca Festival latest casualty of COVID-19

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              Committee makes biggest announcement in event's 86-year history

              Master craftsman shows off exquisite sunnies

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              Original pieces are made with turquoise, ebony, mother-of-pearl

              Splendour in the Past will replace live music festival

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              Triple J will offer a ‘best of’ Splendour weekend

              Local Business News

                Supporting local business more important than ever

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                MAYOR urges everyone to support and shop local as Queensland border shuts.

                Contract awarded for major North Coast project

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                A $673.2 million project is one step closer

                Farmers turn to science to battle impacts of climate change

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                A NORTHERN NSW farmer says weather “anomalies” are becoming far more regular.

                Lifestyle

                  Regional Queenslanders paying more for vital medicine

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                  Queenslanders are paying nearly four times more for vital medicines just because of...

                  'I had two patients die': Infected nurse's emotional message

                  'I had two patients die': Infected nurse's emotional message

                  Infected nurse’s message about virus

                  Broncos coach must isolate for 14 days

                  Broncos coach must isolate for 14 days

                  Brisbane Broncos coach Anthony Seibold to isolate for 14 days

                  DOCTOR: Masks are fine, but part of solution

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                  North Coast doctor said there had been a shift in our hygiene habits, with masks...

                  Entertainment

                    Ghislaine Maxwell was “giddy as a schoolgirl” as she repeatedly boasted about a graphic sexual encounter with George Clooney, it’s been alleged.

                    Ghislaine Maxwell’s explicit Clooney boast

                    Ghislaine Maxwell reportedly boasted about oral sex with George Clooney

                    Debra Messing was so painfully thin at the height of her Will and Grace fame she now reveals her body “could not hold out” any longer.

                    Brutal toll of star’s extreme weight loss

                    Debra Messing admits she was ‘way too skinny’ after dropping from a size 6 to a 2...

                    While the toilet paper crisis and supermarket brawls maybe over, Aussies are panic buying a new item to deal with lockdown.

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                    Making music is booming during the coronavirus pandemic

                    This rom-com has a sturdy and reliable premise but director James D’Arcy doesn’t have the skills to nurse it through the necessary gear changes: Vicky Roach

                    The movie Liam Neeson should not have made

                    Liam Neeson movie fails, says Vicky Roach

                    Real Estate

                      These tips from one of Australia’s leading real estate experts Andrew Winter can open the door to your dream home.

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                      Real estate: Andrew Winter’s top 10 buying secrets

                      Jobs queen and richlister Sarina Russo has renewed a push to let out her luxury apartment by slashing the rent dramatically.

                      Premium Content Jobs queen Sarina Russo takes rental hit

                      Jobs queen Sarina Russo slashes rent for apartment

                      Today Show host Karl Stefanovic is looking to update his Sunshine Coast home, and the whole country knows it. WATCH THE VIDEO

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                      Today Show host Karl Stefanovic is looking to update his Sunshine Coast home, and...

                      Jobs

                        Workers at the discount department store can breathe a sigh of relief while the industry union is calling for others to follow.

                        Kmart’s ‘admirable’ move for staff

                        Workers at the discount department store can breathe a sigh of relief while the...

                        With the backdrop of a global pandemic, thousands of job losses and border closures, one council has its sights set on creating 100,000 new jobs.

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                        New council strategy aims to create 100,000 new jobs

                        VIRGIN Australia won’t guarantee the protection of hundreds of Queensland workers despite taxpayers investing $200m in the resurrected carrier,

                        Premium Content Virgin’s ‘six-point plan’ revealed as QLD workers face axe

                        Virgin Australia: QLD workers face axe from state-owned airline

                        Motoring

                          Hot hatches tick a lot of boxes, they are fun, fast and affordable. But this new little performance car has something else on its side.

                          Why this could be the best hot hatch

                          Ford Fiesta ST review: The most fun on four wheels

                          Neither big families nor tough terrain are holding back the Mitsubishi Pajero Sport.

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                          Neither big families nor tough terrain are holding back the Mitsubishi Pajero...

                          Australians have been buying four-wheel-drive utes in record numbers for the past few years but now there’s a new top dog in the carpark.

                          Shock trend emerges in latest car sales

                          Toyota RAV4 tops the sales charts thanks to hybrid model