RETIRED valuer and artist Michael Foley will be remembered as a man whose dedication and vision did much to promote...

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31st Dec. 2016 12:12 AM

TWEED Regional Museum has secured a rare piece of local history in a one-of-a-kind bottle of rum from local producers Husk...

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31st Dec. 2016 12:12 AM

INNOVATIVE approach has been taken to tackle graffiti in the Toukley region.

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30th Dec. 2016 12:12 AM

PERSONAL stories and family photos have been recorded in a book entitled Dirt Tracks

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30th Dec. 2016 12:12 AM

This is what was making news 25, 50 and 100 years ago in Gympie.

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29th Dec. 2016 8:12 AM

A look back on the history on an Ipswich-first nursing service

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25th Dec. 2016 7:12 AM

A collection of before and after shots of some key locations

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25th Dec. 2016 5:12 AM

New book explores pivotal time in Yamba's history that helped create the close knit community that exists today.

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20th Dec. 2016 2:12 PM

"The Nimbin Soundtrail is a sonic journey through the heart of Australia's most famous alternative lifestyle...

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20th Dec. 2016 12:12 PM

BACK in the day, North Coast families headed to the sand for surfing, swimming and fishing for Christmas.

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19th Dec. 2016 9:12 AM

THE Coast and hinterland are famous for beautiful scenery, waterways and beaches and are havens for holidaymakers as well...

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18th Dec. 2016 10:12 AM

Move to establish local factory with all the gear

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18th Dec. 2016 5:12 AM

MORE than 100 Sunshine Coast locals who contributed their family photos and stories inside the new historical book, Dirt...

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16th Dec. 2016 8:12 AM

CLERMONT will mark the centenary of one of the deadliest floods in Australian history with a graveside memorial this...

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16th Dec. 2016 7:12 AM

HMAS Tobruk sent across the world during three-decade commission

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15th Dec. 2016 11:12 AM

IT CAME out on February 24, 1971 and cost 10c with all proceeds going to the Bundaberg West Rotary Club for community...

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14th Dec. 2016 11:12 AM

THE Country Cup basketball competition was held in Nambour in August 1946.

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13th Dec. 2016 12:12 AM

WHEN he first set foot in the historic federal home, Bodie Weir knew it was a building with an important past.

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12th Dec. 2016 8:12 PM

HOW a girl from Fernleigh enlisted for the Army then went on to a nursing career

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12th Dec. 2016 8:12 AM

Caloundra Family History Research's final meeting in 2016 has heard a talk detailing the British evacuation system during...

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12th Dec. 2016 6:12 AM

Donnybrooke camp was the principle site for the Moreton Bay Oyster Company, with the other main site located on South...

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11th Dec. 2016 10:12 AM

One man owned more than half of the city's houses in the mid 1800s

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11th Dec. 2016 5:12 AM

THE series by Northern Star correspondent, Rob Baxter, concludes with stars like Karina Sexton, Jordan Gahan and Ethan...

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11th Dec. 2016 5:12 AM

HE was a boy when he lived in Rockhampton with his family who are now all gone, but he hopes to track down his old home and...

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10th Dec. 2016 10:12 AM

A TOOWOOMBA couple is keen to return a special piece of family history to its rightful owners.

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09th Dec. 2016 5:12 AM

Locals gear up for school's April celebrations

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09th Dec. 2016 5:12 AM

A piece of Maryborough's rail history is set to go under the hammer tonight.

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08th Dec. 2016 12:12 PM

NORTHERN Star correspondent Rob Baxter continues his series into the Far North Coast baseball players who made the...

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08th Dec. 2016 7:12 AM

A PRESERVATION society wants the lighthouse put back on the heritage list so it can't be taken away

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08th Dec. 2016 6:12 AM

In tough times a band of incredible volunteers are making a difference on the Coffs Coast

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08th Dec. 2016 4:12 AM

“No one in their wildest dreams imagined that it [Hervey Bay] was going to develop like it did." - John Andersen...

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07th Dec. 2016 3:12 PM

Columnist John Telfer examines the true story behind a modern film.

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07th Dec. 2016 10:12 AM

THEY'RE the moments that will go down in history and a Getty photographer was on hand to capture all of them.

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06th Dec. 2016 7:12 PM

THIS year is the 60th anniversary of the Olympic Games which were held in Melbourne in 1956.

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05th Dec. 2016 12:12 AM

DURING the busy holiday season, Near North Coast volunteer surf lifesavers would hitch-hike to the Coast or arrived by...

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04th Dec. 2016 5:12 AM

Riverside suburb's bustling early years

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04th Dec. 2016 4:12 AM

Four years after the end of his political term, his life would take a deadly twist.

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03rd Dec. 2016 6:12 AM

WHY this famous musician wanted to be buried on the Northern Rivers.

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03rd Dec. 2016 6:12 AM

Bundaberg Hospital staff came together this month to recreate a photo that has long adorned a wall just inside the main...

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03rd Dec. 2016 5:12 AM

SATELLITE images released by Google Earth tell the story of the changing Sunshine Coast landscape over the past three...

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02nd Dec. 2016 2:12 PM

A NEW tool has shown the history of development in Toowoomba like never before - from space.

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02nd Dec. 2016 12:12 PM

VIDEO: Chance find in Limestone St 20 years ago now cherished nostalgia

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02nd Dec. 2016 9:12 AM

HERE is a must see timelapse of our region from Google Earth.

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02nd Dec. 2016 8:12 AM

The Shire has a rich past with a number of sites that hold historical interest

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01st Dec. 2016 8:12 PM

Flashback to what made news in The Gympie Times 25, 50 and 100 years

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01st Dec. 2016 10:12 AM

A young soldier's life was investigated by students from Walkerston State School, St John's Catholic School and Homebush...

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01st Dec. 2016 9:12 AM

GRAVEYARDS are three-dimensional history books for Coffs Harbour's Ruth Morrow.

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30th Nov. 2016 12:11 AM

The murder trial that was held after the killing of a Hervey Bay politician will be revisted at Hervey Bay Library on...

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29th Nov. 2016 1:11 PM

FASCINATION with military history and the men and women who actually fought has inspired author Peter FitzSimons' latest...

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29th Nov. 2016 12:11 AM

The secret to longevity? "Don't drink, don't smoke, don't back slow race horses or ..."

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26th Nov. 2016 3:11 PM