Lifesaver for a day: One-of-a-kind Coast tour

A UNIQUE new experience is set to give guests the chance to be a lifesaver for a day, as the Mooloolaba Surf Club opens its doors for behind-the-scenes tours.

Mothers raise awareness about body-eating disease

SEVERE CONDITION: ( From left ) Women that have experienced excessive nausea and vomiting during pregnancy. Susannah Birch, Majenta Hall with baby Willow Harris and Amy Toombs .  Wednesday Mar 01, 2017.

Majenta Hall weighed as little as 44kg while carrying her child

New anti-bullying site saving lives in schools

COMBAT BULLYING: Year 7 students at North Mackay High School learn how they can use the new Stymie program to prevent bullying.

New anonymous service 'Stymie' is combating bullying in school.

The mistake parents make leading to kids locked in cars

Jeeepart Recyclers - Lawrie Beacham with a car key similar to the ones that were stolen.
Photo: Alistair Brightman / Fraser Coast Chronicle

RACQ releases region stats for children and animals locked in cars.

Dogs paw over a menu made for them

The Italian Diner, Bangalow, offers a menu for dogs.

Canine friendly cafe gives dogs a bone

WATCH: School 'fight club' footage goes viral

A fight at Kyogle High School has been 'dealt with internally'.

Students film fights at Northern Rivers school

What it's like to be bitten by a tarantula

Renan Santana is a Queensland University PhD student and Queensland Museum researcher. Picture: The Queensland Museum

Student has milked about 150 of the furry Australian arachnids

Nissan Pulsar, Nissan Patrol, Hyundai Sonata models recalled

The Nissan Patrol Y61 wagon.

Nissan N16 Pulsar and Y61 Nissan Patrol have been recalled.

The quick hack that can help keep your kids safe online

Computer hacker stealing data from a laptop concept for network security, identity theft and computer crime

An easy, free way to protect all of your internet connections

School serves mum warning note after confiscating cake

The note sent home in the lunchbox of a child at a Lonsdale school about a ‘sometimes food’. Source: Supplied.

"As a parent, I should be able to choose what my child should have"

How this teacher welcomed her students is melting hearts

A picture of the note has been shared 31,000 times

The incredible story of the girl who weighed just 630g

Jason Agnew holds the hand of Olivia Agnew, his 25-week-old premature baby. Photo / Greg Bowker

"To be told we may lose Olivia as well was pretty tough to hear."

Meet the Feather Riot, the girls of Cluckingham Palace

Gidget, Layne and Phyllis oversee proceedings. PHOTO: ALISON PATERSON

Alison Paterson shares the wonders of the backyard chook

'Brake! Brake!' Beach driving goes wrong

Watch as beach drivers find getting a tow can make things worse

How to improve health: fast

Lee Holmes guides readers through the different types of fasting methods, so you can apply the right fasting style for your lifestyle.

Faster pasta, and healthy too

Make quick, nutritious pasta toppings with just three main ingredients.

Quick, healthy, easy and tasty this meal has it all

Check out these food and wine festivals in 2017

The Noosa Food and Wine Festival is on May18-25.

Put these festivals on your bucket list

Get cracking for brekky with egg recipe

Stovetop breakfast quinoa, salmon and egg tart.

Versatile salmon and quinoa a wonderful way to start day

Sumptuous salad inspired by Ottolenghi

Cauliflower Salad with hazelnuts and pomegranate.

Pair pomegranate with cauliflower for something a little different

Seppeltsfield rebirth keeps rich family tradition alive

Lifestyle

Seppeltsfield in the Barossa is Australia's beating wine heart.

Bishop's Best a drinkable dark lager

Dark brew gets thumbs up

White's right for a Hamptons look

How to add a touch of beach chic to your interior

What $11.9m can get you on Coast's most exclusive street

29-31 Wyuna Drive Noosaville Qld 4566

This is what a cool $11.9m can get you

Setting the scene for romance

Interior by Miv Watts.

Watch your style when luring a lover

Go easy on your wallet with shopping tips

Cut a grocery bill in half by treating the food like money.

Bargain buys that help the hip pocket

Better Homes host visits Northern Rivers

AFTER more than 50 years of gardening, TV horticulture expert Graham Ross still loves getting out and about and meeting growers.

Green, green grass of home

LONGING FOR A LUSH LAWN? Then autumn is the ideal time to identify and correct pH imbalances in soil, so you've lovely green lawns come spring/summer.

Now's the perfect time to fix any issues with your lawn

Jade vine gives garden tropical touch

The jade  vine is native to the Philippines but grows well in Australia.

It's worth hunting around for the jade vine and cardinal creeper

Autumn gardening at Bello

Bromeliads to zucchinis at the plant fair

The best way to garden in the heat

The Calathea makoyana thrives in shady spots and does not need much water.

Want to garden in the heatwave? Here's how.

Tell someone how you feel with the language of flowers

Pink roses have the same positive meaning as red roses on Valentine's Day.

The red rose is not the only symbol of love

Crepe myrtles a blossoming beauty

A crepe myrtle, native to eastern Asia, can be grown in almost any garden in Australia.

How to best care for these floral beauties

Our oasis in the Kimberley

KUNUNURRA represents the antithesis of outback spirit.

Inspired bike hire to enjoy the shire

Bellingen Nature Bike Rides offers riders the chance to enjoy the variety of scenic roads and trails in the Bellingen Shire.

Day of biking bliss sparks new eco tourism venture near Bellingen.

They saw things lovers should never see

A young couple Kate and Nick planned an idyllic getaway, but it became the holiday from hell. Picture: Supplied

It was supposed to be a romantic getaway, it didn't end well.

Picturesque Basel hosts exhibitions by three famous names

Mittlere bridge over the Rhine River at sunset in Basel, Switzerland.

Pretty city to host wonderful artwork

A traveller's top 10 cities to visit

Relaxing on the lake in Pokhara.

Put these lesser known destinations on your bucket list

Urban beauty around every corner in Dunedin

The portrait room of the Toitu Otago Settlers Museum in Dunedin.

Explore the many nooks and crannies of New Zealand destination

What is in the February 25 Weekend?

Peter Helliar is releasing a children's book, Frankie Fish and the Sonic Suitcase.

Check out the great reads in the magazine

What's on the big screen this week

HUGH Jackman returns one last time as Wolverine in Logan and the iconic Australian novel Jasper Jones comes to life on the big screen.

Walking Dead villain takes on new role in The Missing

David Morrissey, Keeley Hawes, Abigail Hardingham and Tcheky Karyo in a scene from The Missing.

Walking Dead villain returns to screens in mystery show, The Missing

BOOKS: Superstition a central theme in new outback thriller

Author Cassandra Austin.

Cassandra Austin is celebrating the release of her second novel

MKR recap: The secret ingredients to longevity and success

It’s chilli con carnage on MKR.

‘Turn up the heat’ means chillies. Lots of chillies.

MOVIE REVIEW: Logan doesn't pull any punches

THE WOLVERINE: Hugh Jackman in a scene from the movie Logan.

Gritty, real performances worth the gore in new X-Men movie.

Booval boy keeps winning over bride

BUILDING A BOND: Alene Khatcherian and Simon McQuillan are still going strong on Married At First Sight.

Alene Khatcherian and Simon McQuillan are still going strong

WATCH: I'm A Celebrity's 'most dangerous’ jungle test yet

Jonathon ‘J. Mo’ Moran testing the Riding High Tucker Trial on set of I'm A Celebrity ... Get Me Out Of Here!

Lisa Curry will take on reality show's ‘most dangerous’ Tucker Trial

Star style at the Oscars 2017 red carpet

Oscars 2017: Red Carpet Dresses and Outfits — Best Dressed Celebrities.

PHOTOS: Hottest models to fight for $50K prize chance

Riley Callow, Roche Bailey and Whitney Freyling are getting ready for the MAXIM model search coming to Tannum Sands.

HUGE BRAND name coming to Gladstone to pick and choose our best.

Everyday women shine in sensual images

'Showcasing beautiful Evans Head'.

New trend in photos with 5 tips on taking your most sensual selfie

Which ingredients should you look for in beauty products?

Model Holly Russell shows off some natural beauty products.

Going natural not so hard with this list

Ella's going from Rainbow Beach to the runway

THE NEXT BIG THING? Rainbow Beach's Ella Grace Bond, 16, is heading for the top.

Local model making a splash internationally

GRAMMY AWARDS: How to fashion for the 2017 Grammy Awards

CeeLo Green as his alter ego Gnarly Davidson arrives at the 59th annual Grammy Awards at the Staples Center on Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017, in Los Angeles.

This year's Grammys mean Victorian, cleavage, or bizarre

Cover girl has this NSW town covered

SPLASHING ABOUT: Playboy model Jasmine Ferguson splashes a new swimwear line at Sawtell.

Sawtell hosted another cover star at the weekend

Oppo unveils phone offering five times lossless zoom

CHINESE phone giant Oppo has unveiled a ‘ground breaking’ five time dual camera zoom to rival the two times zoom on Apple iPhone 7 Plus.

LG G6 will come with $200 in Google Play credits

LG takes cheeky swipe at Samsung at Mobile World Congress

iPhone 8: Augmented 3D reality and avatars?

OLED iPhone will have a “revolutionary” infrared module

Mobile World Congress: What can we expect this year?

Rising smartphone maker Oppo has teased announcement of new camera

World's 'most reliable' phone: Nokia 3310 resurrected

Nokia 3310... one of the most reliable phones of all time.

The phone was first released in 2000 and some are still going strong

iPhone 8 leaks reveals new feature

Smartphone expected to also include edge to edge display

Youngest winner says lottery windfall 'ruined' her life

Jane Park, who won £1m aged 17, said someone of her age should not have been allowed to win such a large amount of money YouTube/BBC Scotland

Jane Park won Euromillions lottery at age of 17

Mind You: Driving yourself forward becomes its own reward

WHICH direction do you live your life?

Wife-to-be, four kids left without dad

SAD PASSING: Jared Hossack died on Sunday, leaving behind four children including toddler Everly Grae.

Jared Hossack died on Sunday at his Coast home

Former addict inspires others to escape vicious cycle

DRUG FREE: Graduating from the Teen Challenge program are (from left) Michael Platt, Dylan Milverton and Paul Beasley.

Michael Platt knows how hard it is to admit to needing help

Mother's furious warning after babies given deadly virus

Laura Wallis' baby girls sick in hospital after they were infected with RSV.

People need to stay away from babies if they’re sick

Seven steps to happy thinking

A house plant helps keep the air around you fresh.

Take charge of your own happiness.

Bundy's little brave heart after third operation

BRAVE HEART: Bundaberg's little Noah Lammi has undergone his third open heart surgery. He is now recovering in Lady Cilento Hospital Brisbane.

Another open heart surgery for Bundaberg youngster

WATCH: Toowoomba amputee takes first steps

Richard Brumby takes his first steps.

He uses bars as an aid while he’s learning to walk again

MAFS dad needs to back right off

This dad’s outburst shows exactly what parents shouldn’t do.

Birth photographer shames mum over C-section

A mother (not pictured) has been shamed by a photographer, who she considered using while giving birth.

Mums never seem to be able to catch a break

Put a lid on lunchbox dramas

Should parents be put in the naughty corner for cake in lunchboxes?

Kids and important phone calls - the impossible combination

BACKGROUND INTERFERENCE: How do you make work phone calls without sounding deranged, emotionally-unhinged and, worst of all, unprofessional?

Making work phone calls as a mum? Mission Impossible ...

What kills a woman's career helps a man's

Want to know the single worst career decision a woman can make?

Ban devices in the bedroom: the plea to keep kids safe

Primary school age children can be easily targeted by online predators.

Primary school aged girls and boys being asked to send naked pics

What I wish parents knew about cyber safety

Principal of Suncoast Christian College Greg Mattiske talks about internet safety.

Too many parents are blissfully unaware of the threats

Mum, Granny shocked at Mackay couple's wedding

'My mum thought we were pulling some sort of New Year's Eve joke'

Your love fits one of these six styles, say psychologists

The ancient Greeks described several different types of love.

Valentine's Day scam that's worse than having to buy flowers

VALENTINE'S SCAM: The ACCC is warning people chasing romance online to be wary of scams.

Be wary of online dating and romance scams

Maid of honour is 103, groomsman is a chihuahua

STILL IN LOVE: Elaine and Laurie Stephenson, who are residents at Whiddon Aged Care Home, Grafton, will renew their vows on Valentines Day more than 58 years after their wedding.

Aged care home buzzing as two residents renew vows on Valentines Day