Opinion

Sun 23 Sep 2018

This is the worst Australian city to find a date

This is the worst Australian city to find a date

WHEN Kate Iselin went on a recent date, something happened that summed up exactly what’s wrong with one Aussie city.

Sat 22 Sep 2018

Scott Morrison’s ‘fair go’ lie

Scott Morrison’s ‘fair go’ lie

WHILE Scott Morrison loves the premise of giving everyone ‘a fair go’, there’s one area of politics that needs this more than any other.

Thu 20 Sep 2018

Advancing Australia with a new anthem

Advancing Australia with a new anthem

Indigenous columnist Janelle Brown explains why first nation people feel left out

Wed 19 Sep 2018

Terrorism against our farmers must not be tolerated

Terrorism against our farmers must not be tolerated

The needle saga is terrorism against our local farmers.

Tue 18 Sep 2018

Glaring problem on our roads

Glaring problem on our roads

THERE’S a glaring problem on our roads that is killing countless Australians. And it’s only getting worse.

Sun 16 Sep 2018

How young is too young to be home alone?

How young is too young to be home alone?

WITH school holidays looming once again, it’s the big question for many families: When are kids old enough to stay home alone? Our new parent panel weighs in.

It's time our councillors are paid what they're worth

It's time our councillors are paid what they're worth

Pay peanuts and you'll get monkeys

Sat 15 Sep 2018

Lonely? You're not alone

Lonely? You're not alone

We need to let everyone know someone cares and we need them around for a lot longer.

Thu 13 Sep 2018

We should support Bach ‘clinger’

We should support Bach ‘clinger’

OPINION: The Bachelor’s Cass has been dubbed a “stage five clinger”. But girlfriend just needs two shots of tequila and a hug.

Wed 12 Sep 2018

It's a dangerous business being funny

It's a dangerous business being funny

Cartoonist Zanetti has his say on the controversy surrounding Mark Night's cartoon of tennis champ Serena Williams. What do you think?

I was the girl who sat for the anthem

I was the girl who sat for the anthem

When I was in primary school, I sat during the national anthem every assembly. So what’s become of Australia where we can no longer respect a child’s decision?

What you missed about cartoon

What you missed about cartoon

AS THE backlash against Mark Knight intensifies over his Serena Williams cartoon, there’s a point many haven’t acknowledged.

Tue 11 Sep 2018

Why celeb breakups are getting annoying

Why celeb breakups are getting annoying

OPINION: While relationships ending is a fact of life, the latest A-list trend is becoming seriously irritating.

Mum ready to answer the call at any moment

Mum ready to answer the call at any moment

HAVING a serious chat with the kids about sharing problems with their mum had suddenly sounded more like Optimus Prime preparing to battle the Decepticons.

Mon 10 Sep 2018

Rising jockey challenging big guns

Rising jockey challenging big guns

JOCKEY Matt McGillivray showed in Ipswich why he is one of the rising talents of the Queensland riding ranks.

Sun 9 Sep 2018

What to do if you hate your mate’s partner

What to do if you hate your mate’s partner

IT’S a nightmare dilemma everyone has faced: What do you do when your friend starts going out with someone you hate?

Saddest part of Serena fiasco

Saddest part of Serena fiasco

Entitled Serena Williams should take a long hard look in the mirror after forever tainting a young devotee’s US Open fairytale.

Sat 8 Sep 2018

It's time to bring the pride back to our streets

It's time to bring the pride back to our streets

Murwillumbah misses being turned into a motorhead haven

One lot you can trust on Mad Monday

One lot you can trust on Mad Monday

THE Bulldogs dragged the NRL’s image through the mud this week, reminding us of one group we can trust to do the right thing.

Fri 7 Sep 2018

Truth behind Qantas flight rant

Truth behind Qantas flight rant

SHE slammed a flight attendant for calling her “miss” instead of “doctor”. But Dr Siobhan O’Dwyer missed one really important point.

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