EXCLUSIVE: Qantas eyes Bundaberg for flying school

SMOOTH LANDING: Bundaberg is the perfect place for Qantas to establish a pilot academy capable of training up to 500 pilots a year, to help meet the increasing need for skilled aviators in one of the fastest-growing global industries.

The ideal place for the flying kangaroo

Aged care provider advocates say staff quotas not the answer

NUMBERS GAME: Aged care provider advocates and the nurses' union disagree over mandating staffing levels in aged care facilities.

But union says some nurses are looking after 200 people alone

Council chooses new runway construction contract winner

Jetstar flight on the runway for take-off at Sunshine Coast Airport.

Sand due to start being pumped ashore in July

Firm has 100 skilled worker vacancies in CQ, Minister says

Labor's Capricornia candidate Russell Robertson with Minister for Training Shannon Fentiman and Rockhampton MP Barry O'Rourke.

Fentiman says region staring down the barrel of skills shortage

$400m solar farms to lower power prices, create local jobs

Gladstone could be home to three solar farms by the end of next year, at Aldoga, Yarwun and Rodds Bay.

Renew Estate reveals big plans for Gladstone.

While protesters and pollies squabble: What's Adani doing?

Temporary Rail Camp Construction - Adani and contractor personnel overseeing the earthworks of the Temporary Camp hardstand including sediment basin excavation

The mining giant is about to tender for substantial work at its site

Sydney shark attack ‘just 20m from shore’

ONE woman is lucky to be alive after being attacked by a suspected Great White Shark on a Sydney beach yesterday, the first attack in the area in 25 years.

Mower used as weapon in neighbourhood fight

Mower a weapon in neighbourhood fight according to police

Elderly men fight with knife, lawn mower

‘Amazing’ mum-of-six drowns in Sydney

Mother-of-six Vanessa Travers drowned off Maroubra Beach in Sydney. Picture: Facebook

LATE-NIGHT dip ended in tragedy for a mother-of-six in Sydney

'Because of you, Greg is gone', court hears

Liam Rawhiti Bliss leaving court after pleading guilty to manslaughter earlier this month.

Two linked to dad's brutal killing face judgment

WATCH: Screaming threats on CBD street

The scene at Skinner St last night.

Threats screamed on Clarence Valley street

Skate star jailed for 400kg coke bust takes legal hit

Holger Sander was jailed for 30 years after he and two other men tried smuggling 400kg of cocaine into Australia.

Cocaine case leads to constitutional arguments in court

Man caught about to sell drugs with child in the car


Man caught with 219 grams of cannabis and 8 grams of Psilocybin.

Cutting through the BS on important question

Former prime minister Tony Abbott addresses the Sydney Institute on Tuesday, February 20, 2018.

Abbott is standing by his call to reduce Australia’s migrant intake

Sickening backlash to Nine spat

Emma Freedman comments on topless AFL photo. Picture: Channel 9

Emma Freedman reveals horrific aftermath of nude photo debate

'How I lost 30kg on a ‘part-time’ diet'

Before and after ... Gen lost 30kg. Picture: Supplied

This new ‘part-time’ diet could be the answer to your weight loss prayers

Christensen hasn't ruled out running for Deputy PM

PARTY ROOM: Nationals MPs George Christensen (left) and Darren Chester.

Nationals need to unite after losing 'great leader': Landry

Stranger’s random act of kindness goes viral

Tegan Langley with the tyre receipt. Photo: Facebook

Stranger buys woman new tyres over concerns they would ‘blow’

Friend’s vow to slain bikie boss

Kylie Hogan made a promise to look after the wife and children of her childhood friend, slain Comanchero boss Mick Hawi. Picture: Facebook

Before he died Kylie Hogan made a pact with Mick Hawi

OPINION: We are failing a national test of character

Sky News presenter Paul Murray.

A two-year-old girl was raped last Friday night.

Trump keen to visit Australia

US President Donald J. Trump (2-L) and First Lady Melania Trump (L) view the Rose Garden with Prime Minister of Australia Malcolm Turnbull (2-R) and his wife Lucy Turnbull (R) after their arrival at the South Portico of the White House in Washington, DC, USA, 23 February 2018.

Donald Trump says he wants to visit Australia

Aussie’s scary texts expose gun problem

Another one? The safety alert texts revealed unattended guns had been left at a university twice in two days. Picture: Supplied

Handguns forgotten in toilets ... and these are America’s ‘good’ gun owners

Girl gouges eyes out in front of church

Kaylee Muthart gouged out her own eyes while high on methamphetamine and is now blind.

Young woman gouged her eyes out to get into heaven

‘Seriously disturbing’ post leads to arrest

Jonathan Martin was taken into police custody after his Instagram post.

Former NFL player Jonathan Martin posts chilling message

TRIP FROM HELL: Qantas debacle that left me ‘traumatised’

Inside the Qantas flight. Picture: Ted

It was meant to be a dream trip. Instead, they were met with vomit

Courageous cops come to pups’ rescue

Coen police officer Senior Constable Carey Allen with the two rescued puppies from Archer River.

Three Coen police officers rescued two five-week-old puppies

Mum dies ‘choking on chicken burger’

A woman has died after reportedly choking on a chicken burger (not pictured). Picture: Supplied

A woman has been found dead in her car at a Perth shopping centre

‘Outrageous’: World’s best beach shambles

Manly beach, stunning yeah? Picture: Jo3ung

This is outrageous. And embarrassing. Outrageously embarrassing

The world is jealous of our new Macca’s burger

The new McDonald's Big Brekkie Burger.

The rest of the world is losing its mind over our new Macca's burger

New details in cruise brawl drama

The fight on the ship has attracted worldwide attention.

NEW details have emerged about three families involved in the cruise ship brawl

Sam blasts paparazzi ‘bastards’

SUNRISE host Samantha Armytage claims “bastard” paps went to desperate lengths to snap a photo of her at the beach.

Glum-looking Aniston steps out following split

A sullen looking Jennifer Aniston makes a rare public outing after her shock separation from husband Justin Theroux. Picture: Mega Agency

Downcast Aniston makes first public appearance following split

Sam Armytage's Instagram paparazzi attack misfire

Samantha Armytage went on the front foot to beat the paparazzi and upload shots of her at Bondi with her mates. Picture: Instagram/Samantha Armytage

"You can pap Sam any day of the week"

How a ‘bogan from the Gong’ cracked Hollywood

Self-proclaimed "bogan" Adam Demos is making waves in Hollywood. Picture: Daily Telegraph

How Adam Demos made a name for himself in Hollywood

Getting right to the pointe

Jennifer Lawrence and Joel Edgerton in a scene from the movie Red Sparrow. Supplied by Twentieth Century Fox.

Powerhouse Lawrence an easy choice for hot role in Red Sparrow

The Crown star splits from husband

British actress Claire Foy arrives for the premiere of 'Unsane' during the 68th annual Berlin International Film Festival (Berlinale), in Berlin, Germany, 21 February 2018. The Berlinale runs from 15 to 25 February.

Claire Foy and her actor husband have confirmed their split

Stephen Fry reveals cancer battle

Stephen Fry has revealed his battle with prostate cancer. Picture: YouTube

Stephen Fry has revealed he has been battling cancer for months