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Barossa Valley: 48-hour guide to food and wine

Overwhelmed with the number of wineries in the Barossa? Here's Rae Wilson's pick of the bunch.

Don't give me the rough end of the pineapple

A good hamburger doesn't need a slice of pineapple on it, argues Damian Bathersby.

Sorry, fruit isn't welcome on my hamburgers

The one question you should ask on a date

According to a psychologist there’s one simple way to work out what your date is...

Expert's warning as 3.5m surfing croc spotted at Yeppoon

A croc was sighted just down from the Bangalee boat ramp on Tuesday.

EXPLAINED: Why crocodiles are most dangerous at this time of year

Viral video: Toowoomba teen a global hit with Real Madrid

Toowoomba's Jed Hockin lines up a trick shot.

Toowoomba teen's football shots go viral

10 things you didn't know about 'Dr Death'

Dr Philip Nitschke .

The euthanasia advocate is coming to Lismore next month

Woman’s brutally honest bathroom experience

More and more women are giving reusable menstrual products a go. Picture: iStock

There's a high 'ick' factor but it could save money in the long run

Mum says ‘stick it’ to book lists

Single mum says generic brand does the same job

PARENTS have been told to ‘stick the guilt’ instead of breaking the budget.

Mum upset after sister steals both her baby names

She has two boys and her sister has used both her children's names for her own kids

"AIBU [Am I Being Unreasonable] to think this is a bit unfair?”

Mum doesn't know she has given birth

Sarah has been in an induced coma since she gave birth on August 28. Source: Gofundme

Her son won't be named until she wakes from her coma

'I regret sending my daughter to school too early'

"She had started formal education too early."

Identical twins give birth on same day

Identical twins Becky Pistone (left) with baby Andi and Rachael McGeoch with William gave birth to their newborns hours apart using ‘twin power’.

The sisters went into labour after synching births with ‘twin power’

Mum plans to invoice ‘no-shows’ at daughter’s birthday party

Would you send out an invoice?

"Am I being unreasonable to send a terse note to these families?"

Mum loses custody of kids because of how she handled tantrum

Check out the activities to help get kids away from the TV these school holidays.

Mum reveals how police took away her two young children

Hate camping? This idea might change your mind

Imagine arriving at a camp site and all the hard work is done.

Camp Hire Australia hires the gear and will even pitch and pack away

Will there be one last hot bite before the season ends?

AIR SHOW: A blue marlin in full flight behind a game boat.

Game anglers question season ending conditions

From hospital bed to six-day, 250km desert run

IN TRAINING: Neil Collie runs trails around the scenic Glass House Mountains area in preparation for the 250km Big Red Run.

How a stroke survivor will tackle a gruelling desert ultra marathon

Most venomous fish in world found near shore

A stonefish was recently caught by a fisherman at Caloundra.



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Sting can cause muscular paralysis and even heart failure.

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

Bake Off's back for more layer cakes and one liners

THE Great Australian Bake Off hosts Mel Buttle and Claire Hooper talk sneaky tastes and hot cross puns.

Has Vegemite thrown another bad idea on the barbie?

Vegemite no longer bears the Kraft name.

Could lamb, cheese and Vegemite sausages take over Australia Day?

Try a ‘healthy’ cocktail for a sugar fix

Pauline Lefur, 24, tries The New Guard cocktail — packed with healthy ingredients — at Hotel Ravesis at Bondi Beach. Picture: Jonathan Ng

Superfoods are now a staple of bars next to booze

Lamb ad sparks controversy, again

The new MLA summer lamb ad will hit Australian TV screens today.

It’s fair to say that opinions are divided on the Aussie new lamb ad

McDonald’s favourite makes a comeback

The Chicken Big Mac is making a return.

The fast food chain has listened and the burger will return to the menu from...

Yummy treats minus guilt

Find your bliss with these healthy, inventive recipes

Why Rocky businessman stopped stocking free range eggs

Poultry Farm. Broiler chickens in a cage.

WORKERS facing 'discrimination' for buying what they can afford

Is summer the season to sell your home?

Get your home in top shape for a summer sale

Green up living spaces with low-maintenance succulents

Don't have green thumbs? These succulents might be for you.

7 rules for sharing a holiday house

8 Bombi Road, South Macmasters Beach is rented out by Raine and Horne Terrigal.

Avoid things can go pear shaped by having some solid ground rules in place

DIYers coming unstuck

3318 Australians were hospitalised as a result of an injury from a DIY job in a...

Give your yard a Bully makeover

Here's a chance to win $1000 from Bunnings to splurge on your backyard

GARDEN: Majestic poincianas hard to miss

The bright red flowers of the poinciana are hard to miss.

Stunning canopy makes this tree a summer time favourite

Share the love with potted brilliance

Why not gift friends and family with at plant this Christmas?

The best plants to gift this Christmas

GARDENING: Wing it with this cool-looking plant

The black bat plant.

Gardeners, don't go past this eerie rainforest perennial

Tri-coloured beauty on show

Closeup of violet brunfelsia jasmine flower.

The unsung heroes of the garden that work well in any setting

Woopi Gardens team work hard to achieve vision

EAGLE EYE: An aerial shot of Woopi Gardens.

Work on Woopi Gardens progressing.

Long may the purple reign

As the flowers fall, they form a brilliant mauve carpet beneath the tree.

Annual bout of 'purple panic' is here

What it's like living in coldest place on Earth

THIS tiny Russian town installed an electronic thermometer but in an ironic twist, even it can’t handle the insane temperatures braved by locals.

Lost GoPro owner turns up half a world away

The search is over for this woman after her GoPro was found washed up on the beach containing photos and videos of the surfer.

Five-year-old mystery solved in unlikely way

$5 trick to scoring an upgrade

It’s possible to get bumped up to business class mid-flight — without causing a scene.

DRESSING to impress can go a long way when scoring an upgrade next time you fly

REVEALED: The best times to book flights

Last minute bookings are meant to save us a fortune

What you didn’t see in Game of Thrones

Dubrovnik in Croatia. Picture: iStock.

Croatia’s pin-up city reveals more than just a pretty face

Why you shouldn’t have coffee on a flight

If you thought plane food was bad, you don’t want to know about the coffee. Picture: iStock

AIR hostess warns to avoid the tea and coffee on your next flight

Ticket to ride back in time

LIVERPOOL LIFE: Iconic landmarks on the Liverpool waterfront, taken at dusk; the Beatles Story museum in Albert Dock; and a statue of John Lennon outside the historic Cavern Club.

Liverpool is a must-visit for the true-blue Beatles fan

Star busted on CCTV cheating on girlfriend

THE girlfriend of The Chainsmokers star Alex Pall has very publicly outed her unfaithful boyfriend, after catching him kissing and groping another woman on CCTV...

Summer Bay’s 15 biggest breakout stars

Chris Hemsworth is now officially a 'Big Name' in Hollywood, but before that he was Home and Away's dreamy, sun-kissed character Kim Hyde. Pictures: Supplied

A long line-up of Tinsel Town’s biggest names began on Home and Away

SAVAGE STUFF: "Go f*** yourself Cory Bernardi."

Senator Cory Bernardi’s #AC100 playlist is not going down well with artists included on it. Triple J has moved its Hottest 100 date

Cory Bernardi doesn't see the problem with his #AC100 countdown.

Michelle Williams ‘engaged to secret boyfriend’

Michelle Williams

MICHELLE Williams is “engaged to marry secret boyfriend Andrew Youmans..”

The real reason Hemsworth’s over playing Thor

Chris Hemsworth taking a surf at Byron Bay before travelling to the United States. Picture: Media-Mode

What reasons does Chris Hemsworth for turning his back on playing Thor?

Eye-watering cost of Big Little Lies season 2

Big Little Lies season two has been confirmed - but at a huge cost.

IT TOOK a long time to lock in a second season of the hit TV series.

Gotye joins the one billion club

Gotye has just joined the one billion club on You Tube. Picture: Supplied

Gotye is the third Australian artist to reach milestone on YouTube.

Join move to minimalism and get fashion foundations right

Streamlining your wardrobe by starting with top-quality basics will make getting dressed in the morning a whole lot easier.

Sex change nose job betrayal enrages friend

The friend went to South America for a sex change but then seemed to change their mind.

He was furious and broke after spending a fortune helping a friend

Woman’s revolting find in new jeans

Woman finds nasty surprise in the front pocket of her brand new jeans. Picture: Christine Evans/Twitter

A woman made an unexpected discovery when she opened her online shopping

Who paid for Paris Hilton’s engagement ring?

Paris Hilton announced her engagement on Instagram. Picture: @parishilton

Inquiring minds want to know where the money came from

Is this the worst wedding trend ever?

This new bridal jumpsuit could be the best or worst trend for 2018

The wedding shred just got real

Penis whitening procedure goes viral

The whitening service costs around $650 for five sessions

They use a very small laser as part of a new phallic fad

Plus model recreates Gigi nude shoot

Model Diana is trying to encourage other women to embrace their curves.

The 155cm, 82kg beauty has become a web wonder

People love $1.80 Bunnings hack

WHEN Gina saw the $1.80 hack shared online, she sent her husband to Bunnings and said goodbye to kitchen clutter.

Coke cuts bottle size and ups price after sugar tax

Coca-Cola has blamed UK sugar tax for a price hike.

Coke contains more than 10g of sugar per 100ml

Apple's App Store rakes in $1.1 billion in holiday week

iOS developers earned US$26.5 billion last year

The Airbnb for race day fashion

Pictured on Mermaid Beach, Milano Imai who has created 'Millinery Market' which is an online marketplace where women can rent or buy millinery for the races rather than having to shell out huge bucks and go searching across the city for the perfect raceday hat or fascinator. Picture Mike Batterham

Racegoers across the country jumping on the back of this hat trick

Sennheiser’s Ambeo Smart Headset brings 3D sound to iPhone

Sennheiser’s Ambeo Smart Headset.

You can record sounds coming from left to right

Zero grocery bill: Why this mum of four is smiling

Live couldn't be better for Lydia Harris who opted out of supermarket spending - period. Photo/ Stuart Munro

"It's made us value memories and time spent together."

Apple’s sneaky iPhone ploy exposed

Hackers could steal information from million of devices

Users think ‘my phone is slow so I should replace it’

Transgender sex worker ‘unaware’ of HIV

A SEX worker is on trial accused of causing grievous bodily harm by having unprotected sex with a man who was later diagnosed with HIV

Heroic farmer’s insane ride for survival

The farmer was looking for hatching grasshoppers when he flew off his bike. Picture: iStock.

He snapped his neck - then he kept riding anyway

Toddler almost loses eye in mozzie attack

A toddler has come dangerously close to losing her eyesight

My crippling disease ‘doesn’t exist’

Madison Rapa is a Lyme disease sufferer. Picture: Facebook

Madison is spending $1000 a week treating her mysterious condition

Lauren can’t walk but she can fly

Lauren Watson is an aerial performer despite her disability. Picture: Bradford Whelan Mental health: How to talk about it with someone who needs help

After breaking her back, Lauren Watson “wanted to die”

Vape reservations: Why the silence on e-cigarettes?

E-cigarettes are about 80 per cent cheaper than conventional cigarettes. Picture: Mark Cranitch.

Why our government won’t talk about e-cigarettes

$3 ingredient key to weight loss?

This article might have you altering the way you season your food. Picture: Supplied

The $3 kitchen staple that scientists say could stop you gaining weight

‘He’s never said he’s sorry’

LAUREN Hickson was four when she was murdered dumped in a river after being kidnapped. Now 30 years later her killer could walk free.

Dad calls out store for being sexist against fathers

A dad has criticised a UK supermarket’s mother and baby section

'Donut move, the baby's coming': Krispy Kreme delivery

Dwayne and Annette Triffitt were surprised to have their baby Gracie in the carpark of a new Redbank Plains shopping complex.

Ipswich mum gives birth to baby girl at takeaway

‘Worst disease you’ve never heard of’

Professor Dedee Murrell, (left) of Premier Specialists in Sydney, is running Australia's first clinical trials to find a treatment for rare skin disease Epidermolysis Bullosa which causes painful blistering and lesions. Pictured with Mohammed, three, and Siddiqah, five, and their mum and dad, Ida and Aiman.

Their skin is as fragile as the wings of a butterfly

Mum of H&M kid defends ad: ‘Get over it’

Terry Mango and her son, featured in a controversial H&M ad for a hoodie that read, "Coolest Monkey in the Jungle." Facebook; H&M

Mum of H&M model says people calling the ad racially insensitive need to “get...

FOR DOLLY: Mum calls for ban of 'honesty' app

STOP BULLYING: In light of the tragic death of Dolly Everett, a Rockhampton mother is calling for a ban of messaging app Sarahah after 'horrible' messages sent telling her own daughter to kill herself.

'As a parent, I'm scared.... I'm broken.... I'm drained'

‘Orgasm shot saved my sex life’

AFTER being stuck in a sexless relationship for seven years, a British woman has described how a new medical procedure changed her sex life overnight

The most popular porn searches of 2017

Revealing report shows what kind of porn people love most. Picture: Shuttlestock

2017 was a big year for Rick And Morty-themed porn, apparently.

First day same-sex couples can say ‘I do’

A terminally ill Melbourne woman, Cas Willow, and her long-term partner, Heather Richards during a marriage ceremony. The couple tied the knot in Australia's first same-sex weddings under new legislation allowing gay marriages

At the stroke of midnight a new era was ushered in with same-sex couples now...

Woman’s ‘shame’ over porn habit

Erica Garza had a porn addiction that lasted decades. Picture: Erica Garza

Erica Garza went from a self-conscious Catholic schoolgirl to a promiscuous...