The rate trap Australians with houses are about to fall into

The tide is about to turn on interest rates

Could this be the end of Kmart as we know it?

Wesfarmers' brands.

The battle within Wesfarmers for discount department stores

Market 'not fair' for Qld dairy farmers, Cochrane says

FRESH MILK: John Cochrane believes Queensland consumers want to buy local product.

Gympie farmer says Parmalat' claims are disappointing.

TAKING THE PLUNGE: The women who walked out on office life

Thinking of giving up your stuffy office job? These women did.

EVER dreamed of walking out of the office permanently?

Gladstone Hotel's makeover to transform CBD skyline

Kenneth Wagner.

Plans on track to transform one of city's favourite pubs

$10b inland freight project gains momentum

CONSTRUCTION of a new intermodal freight terminal at Bromelton is on track, with the $30 million project set to create up to 1000 jobs in the Scenic Rim. Photo: Thinkstock

Project to generate 1800 jobs during their four-year construction

Weather: Cyclone may not impact Northern Rivers

DESPITE an ominous looking potential cyclone forming off QLD this weekend the Northern Rivers is simply expected to get a little rain, rather than a lot.

PHOTOS: For doof's sake, make them stop

Another recent illegal doof on the beach at Byron Bay.

Byron residents fed up with doofs up the ante to can 'Moonrise' rave

VALE: The honourable Ian Robinson

LOOKING BACK: Former Member for Cowper and Page Ian Robinson, recalls the day 50 years ago when Sir Robert Menzies retired as Prime Minister after 16 years in office.Photo Tim Howard / Daily Examiner

Former member for Cowper and Page passes away

Shocking photo of power of flood water

McCellands Bridge, near Nana Glen, pushed off its foundations by flood water.

Nana Glen bridge knocked from foundation

Govt rules out North Coast coal seam gas, again

Theo Jongen showed his support at the protest against coal seam gas held outside a property on Avenue Road near Glenugie during a demonstration against coal seam gas exploration in 2012.

No coal seam gas mining on the NSW North Coast

Dad didn't realise he'd run over boy, 3 in driveway

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The boy was taken to hospital but later died

New clues as to what really happens when we die

What really happens just before we die?

Adelaide Crows defeat Brisbane Lions to win AFLW Grand Final

Sharni Webb of the Brisbane Lions (centre) kicks during the AFLW Grand Final game against the Adelaide Crows at Metricon Stadium in Carrara on the Gold Coast, Saturday, March 25, 2017.

Crows upset the Lions to win inaugural Grand Final

Terror fear hits Lille as shooter still on the loose

A shooting in the north of France has left several people injured

Astronaut 'knows' we've never been visited by aliens

The crew members of Skylab 3: commander and astronaut Alan L. Bean; scientist, pilot and astronaut Owen K. Garriott, and astronaut and pilot Jack R. Lousma. This crew spent 59 days and 11 hours in orbit.

He was an astronaut on the second manned mission to the moon

Grieving parents tell how they trusted babysitter

HELP AROUND THE HOUSE: Matthew James Ireland (far right) taking young Hemi Burke to swimming lessons.

Hemi's mum and dad had no inkling sitter would hurt their son

Shandee's skull cut in fierce stabbing

Police at a crime scene on Boddington St, East Mackay.

Stab wound delivered with such ferocity that it cut a piece of skull

Dog sole survivor as truck drivers killed in fiery crash

Sole survivor: a dog rescued from one of the trucks in this morning’s fatal collision on Picton Road. Picture: Robert Pozo

Boss pays tribute to two truck drivers who died in fiery crash

"A matter of time" - Ipswich lad caught up in London terror

Armed police react following a major incident outside the Houses of Parliament in central London, Britain 22 March 2017

Ex-pat offered workers counselling after Westminster violence

Teen sues mother for taking away his mobile phone

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There's just no disciplining kids anymore.

London terrorist’s mum breaks silence after deadly attack

Armed police react following a major incident outside the Houses of Parliament in central London, Britain 22 March 2017

Mother of man who carried out attack 'too upset' to comment

London attack: The truth behind that photo

THE PHOTO: A woman walks past along Westminster Bridge in London on March 22. Picture: REX/Shutterstock

The woman in this photo was globally shamed

Treacherous river mouth brings plenty unstuck in Noosa

FLASHBACK: Two boats capsized on Noosa bar. Police and Coastguard were on scene in 2012 to assist.

Northern boaties face plenty of challenges

When it rains, it spores: How big are your mushrooms?

Mushrooms are sprouting up everywhere due to the rain we've been having. Edward Faulkner of Helensvale with new fungi in his front yard.

Send us your giant mushroom pictures

Can you spot what's strange about this police car?

The suspicious looking plant at the scene.

Passers-by spotted what looked like an unusual stash in a police car

Scary wait for Gladstone mum after London attack

Scary wait for Gladstone mum after London attack

Water taxi service from Urangan to Fraser Island is starting

A water taxi to Fraser Island's Kingfisher Bay will now depart from the marina every Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The Spirit of Hervey Bay Manager Bobbie Hayter.

It'll take 25 minutes to get to the tourist hot spot.

There's a snake in my fish tank!

THAT'S NOT A FISH: Leanne Wilkinson got a surprise when she woke up to find a snake in her fish tank.

Couple shocked to wake up to slithery creature

Would you like 90 weeks of paid parental leave?

IF you’re sick of the childcare drop-off and rushing to the office with vomit on your shirt, prepare to hate the “Latte Papas”.

Only one woman nominated for the Gold Logie

Love Child and The Wrong Girl star Jessica Marais is nominated for a Gold Logie this year.

Jessica Marais is about to star in a new Logies controversy

Our Caitlyn a No.1 hit at CMC Music Awards

RISING STAR: Caitlyn Shadbolt at the CMC Music Awards on the Gold Coast.

Caitlyn Shadbolt enjoys one of the most exciting weeks of her career

Steve ventures into the wild unknown on epic mission

Steve Backshall pictured along the Baliem River in a scene from Extreme River Challenge.

Wildlife presenter Steve Backshall tackles wild river challenge.

TV Insider: MKR needs a new recipe for success

My Kitchen Rules judges Colin Fassnidge and Pete Evans with guest judge Curtis Stone, right.

MKR needs a shake (up) of more than just the sauce bottle.

Travis Collins, Keith Urban win big at CMC Music Awards

Country music singer Travis Collins.

LEE Kernaghan also inducted into CMC Hall of Fame.

Disney boss reveals big details about the future of Star Wars

Felicity Jones in a scene from the official trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.

"Another decade and a half of Star Wars."