A Yeppoon beach local was crept up on in the early hours of September 15 and snatched from his bed, his heavy body lugged...

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23rd Sept. 2019 4:09 PM

When “something quite big” tugged on this angler’s fishing line, the last thing he expected to reel in was a...

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16th Sept. 2019 4:09 PM

After spending his personal and professional life in the waters of some of the world’s most beautiful coastlines, Joel...

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05th Sept. 2019 6:09 AM

SAILING from Galapagos to Easter Island may seem like a dream for many, but for one Toowoomba woman it's part of her...

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30th Aug. 2019 9:08 AM

A man who became the first person to paddleboard across the Pacific has revealed the most disturbing thing he saw during...

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27th Aug. 2019 6:08 PM

As the stingrays' barbs swung around me with the familiarity of a happy dog, I couldn't help but tense as Steve Irwin came...

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13th Aug. 2019 7:08 PM

A man has been filmed having a magical encounter with a dolphin off the coast of Hervey Bay.

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07th Aug. 2019 11:08 AM

A drunk dad was arrested after throwing his five-year-old son in the ocean to “teach him to swim” and proceeding to do...

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18th July 2019 5:07 PM

THE shark that bit a man at Lennox Point was identified as a "non-dangerous" species, but the council isn't taking any...

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07th June 2019 7:06 AM

Two NSW fisherman have revealed how they were speared by a huge marlin in a bizarre incident, joking “the hunters have been...

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03rd June 2019 7:06 AM

With the upcoming election find out how your values align with that of candidates

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08th May 2019 6:05 PM

How this man taught himself to dive to depths of 75 metres using one singular breath

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14th April 2019 5:04 AM

Coast shark control measures could soon find themselves in the crosshairs after campaigners vowed to rally against lethal...

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05th April 2019 5:04 AM

Local waters are teeming with prized fish, as migration and the effects of a cyclone-disrupted summer make for fruitful...

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22nd March 2019 8:03 AM

THEY are the superstars of the sea, the women aboard Australia's $120 million research vessel which could help save not...

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14th March 2019 2:03 PM

HALF of the Lady Musgrave Experience's fleet is quite literally high and dry as tour operator Brett Lakey hunkers down for...

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21st Feb. 2019 3:02 PM

Climate change could turn Earth’s oceans green in about 80 years, and the shift in colour could spell disaster for our...

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06th Feb. 2019 8:02 AM

HUNDREDS of transparent, jelly-like blobs have washed onto Bargara Beach, dotting the shoreline in small, doughnut-looking...

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13th Jan. 2019 7:01 AM

He brings the mysteries of the underwater world to the living rooms and hotel lobbies of everyday people.

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12th Jan. 2019 9:01 AM

We can't keep going on like this as these blue monsters destroy our way of life.

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07th Jan. 2019 1:01 PM

BEFORE rushing into the surf this summer, Royal Life Saving is urging locals and visitors to take a moment to observe the...

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28th Dec. 2018 8:12 PM

The Brisbane-based creator of the popular Swamp cartoon has lent his skills to help in the fight against a marauding sea...

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07th Dec. 2018 2:12 PM

Playboy's Hugh Hefner had his assistants dump his secret collection of sex tapes and journals into the Pacific Ocean...

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24th Nov. 2018 3:11 AM

Grants available to improve shark surveillance and better monitor beaches.

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29th Oct. 2018 3:10 PM

DOZENS of people are being rescued from the ocean after dramatic scenes in which a plane crashed after overshooting the...

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28th Sept. 2018 1:09 PM

DOZENS of people are being rescued from the ocean after dramatic scenes in which a plane crashed after overshooting the...

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28th Sept. 2018 1:09 PM

TOOWOOMBA’S Lauren Birch is back on dry land, after spending seven months at sea onboard the HMAS Toowoomba.

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12th Sept. 2018 5:09 AM

A father and son have shared an incredibly close encounter with some gentle giants of the sea.

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11th Sept. 2018 9:09 AM

AN UNDERWATER drone could revolutionise the way scientists look after the Great Barrier Reef.

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01st Sept. 2018 9:09 AM

A WHALE has capsized a boat at Fraser Island in the earlier hours of the morning sparking a frantic rescue for a man at...

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26th Aug. 2018 9:08 AM

A WOMAN has survived 10 hours at sea after she fell from the deck of a cruise ship.

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20th Aug. 2018 5:08 AM

Dan Hart has swum with whales all over the world but this year's season on the Coast is the best he's ever seen

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19th Aug. 2018 11:08 AM

After a three-month rehabilitation, a green turtle with a broken shell has been returned to the sea from Mackay Harbour...

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08th Aug. 2018 7:08 AM

FROM lost cities to shipwrecks, some of the world’s most intriguing and baffling secrets lay in our oceans, including one...

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07th Aug. 2018 9:08 AM

By 2050 it is predicted there will be more plastic in the ocean than fish

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22nd July 2018 6:07 AM

MANGROVE artwork is set to adorn a new carpark at a site where the real things are making way for retail development.

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18th July 2018 11:07 AM

A marine debris database has shown that cigarettes are a real pain in the butt.

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18th July 2018 10:07 AM

IT’S the photo every whale watcher dreams of. A whale launches itself out of the water, right in front of your boat.

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27th June 2018 5:06 PM

BARGARA visitors and residents were in for a whale of a time on Saturday when two humpacks decided to put on a show.

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17th June 2018 9:06 AM

"IT WAS an exciting feeling but also a terrifying notion of how expansive and unknown it was."

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29th April 2018 12:04 AM

Close call with 'one of world's most venomous animals' on island off Queensland coast, and it isn't a jellyfish.

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23rd April 2018 8:04 AM

AFTER a sperm whale washed up dead on a Spanish beach, officials now say they have solved the shocking mystery of what...

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12th April 2018 10:04 AM

A SWIMMER has put a warning out to beach-goers, after a close encounter with what she believed was a venomous sea snake at...

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03rd April 2018 12:04 PM

BREAKING: A frantic search for a pilot is under way after the helicopter he was flying crashed into the ocean off the coast...

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15th March 2018 11:03 AM

The thrill of zooming down the dune on a waxed piece of board - reaching speeds up to 40km per hour - is exhilarating.

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27th Feb. 2018 6:02 PM

AUSSIE scientists have hauled in a bunch of extremely rare and strange creatures from the deepest and darkest depths of the...

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22nd Feb. 2018 1:02 PM

THERE was a shark sighting of a difference on the Sunshine Coast today.

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08th Feb. 2018 10:02 AM

Massive tides in lead up to Super Blue Blood Moon.

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31st Jan. 2018 9:01 AM