WHEN I GROW UP: Meet 100 of Roma’s newest preps

premium_icon WHEN I GROW UP: Meet 100 of Roma’s newest preps

We asked 100 of Roma’s newest preps what they want to be when they grew up. From...

Roma’s beautiful produce highlighted in The Chef’s Secret

premium_icon Roma’s beautiful produce highlighted in The Chef’s Secret

Season two of The Chef’s Secret launched online yesterday, with all six episodes...

Primary school child hospitalised after crash

premium_icon Primary school child hospitalised after crash

The child was transported to Roma Hospital after the crash.

Citizen of the year is making sure Muckadilla thrives

premium_icon Citizen of the year is making sure Muckadilla thrives

Roma and district citizen of the year Donna Sutton is a long-time volunteer and...

Saleyards dream is realised

premium_icon Saleyards dream is realised

“This has been 17 years in the making, and there has been a tremendous amount of...

Love for helping community inspires citizen of the year

premium_icon Love for helping community inspires citizen of the year

Mitchell’s citizen of the year, Darryl Betzein, is an integral part of the...

Mitchell’s young citizen gives back through culture, sport, and more

premium_icon Mitchell’s young citizen gives back through culture, sport, and...

Jaxson Wyman is Mitchell’s Young Citizen of the Year. At just 12 years old he is a...

Teacher nominated for ‘unbelievable’ state award

premium_icon Teacher nominated for ‘unbelievable’ state award

Meet the Dirranbandi schoolteacher being recognised by Channel 7.

‘Changing of the guard’ at tiny outback school

premium_icon ‘Changing of the guard’ at tiny outback school

St Finbarr’s Quilpie has experienced a big change for 2020: 100 per cent of its...

Recent rain acts as a lifeline for many

premium_icon Recent rain acts as a lifeline for many

Local graziers express how they are just weeks away from destocking their...

Teenager who was caught with pants down assaulted police

premium_icon Teenager who was caught with pants down assaulted police

Tyron Edward Roman Martinez asaulted two police officers

First Queensland coronavirus case confirmed

premium_icon First Queensland coronavirus case confirmed

A coronavirus patient has been isolated on the Gold Coast.

‘She loved big’: Lamington victim mourned

premium_icon ‘She loved big’: Lamington victim mourned

Megan Moon remembered as kind, happy and outgoing.

Top criminal lawyer’s drink-driving arrest

premium_icon Top criminal lawyer’s drink-driving arrest

Neil Lawler charged with driving under influence

Emu Swamp Dam proponents 'snubbed' by Premier

premium_icon Emu Swamp Dam proponents 'snubbed' by Premier

Dam advocates angered by Palaszczuk after misleading posts

Couple to spend 65th anniversary at Inland Rail inquiry

premium_icon Couple to spend 65th anniversary at Inland Rail inquiry

The couple has spent their whole married life in Pampas.

UNCANNY: Laidley family makes bizarre discovery in new home

premium_icon UNCANNY: Laidley family makes bizarre discovery in new home

After moving into their new place, they got sorting through the mess left behind by...

How fast Queensland private school fees are rising

premium_icon How fast Queensland private school fees are rising

Parents are forking out a third of their budget on costly fees.

Sport

    Re-energised Demons on mission to atone

    premium_icon Re-energised Demons on mission to atone

    Melbourne feeling re-energised heading into 2020 AFL season

    Cowboys freeze player contract talks

    premium_icon Cowboys freeze player contract talks

    At least 10 players facing uncertain futures.

    Cryptic response to Barty mystery

    Cryptic response to Barty mystery

    Barty Party in full swing as Ash marches on at the Australian Open

    ‘Clearly she speaks mixed’: Fed stunned

    ‘Clearly she speaks mixed’: Fed stunned

    Roger Federer amazed he got caught swearing in two languages at once

    National Sport

      Shaq’s Kobe tribute will break your heart

      Shaq’s Kobe tribute will break your heart

      “I haven’t felt the pain that sharp in a while,”

      Mystery ads dominating tennis coverage

      Mystery ads dominating tennis coverage

      If you’ve been watching the tennis you can’t have missed ads for some unfamilar...

      $13,000 a minute: Kobe's incredible riches

      $13,000 a minute: Kobe's incredible riches

      He was also a remarkable success off the court, with a vast fortune

      Emotional, flawless Novak sets up Fed showdown No.50

      premium_icon Emotional, flawless Novak sets up Fed showdown No.50

      Dream semi-final of Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer locked in.

      Business accused of deadly safety fail that killed dad

      premium_icon Business accused of deadly safety fail that killed dad

      Kevin Harney died after he was trapped at Sun Metals refinery.

      Locals snappy at thieves who knicked their crocodile

      premium_icon Locals snappy at thieves who knicked their crocodile

      A pet crocodile and barra stolen from school aquarium

      Child rapist given ‘good benefit’ for guilty plea

      premium_icon Child rapist given ‘good benefit’ for guilty plea

      10 months in jail for Mackay father who raped daughter.

      Boyne Island ‘treehouse’ hits the market

      premium_icon Boyne Island ‘treehouse’ hits the market

      Special treehouse styled property is on the market.

      Business News

        Nikon D850 goes on holiday: Ultimate shooting joy

        premium_icon Nikon D850 goes on holiday: Ultimate shooting joy

        For photos you would want to frame, this is the camera

        Woman’s ’genius’ job hack revealed

        Woman’s ’genius’ job hack revealed

        Out-of-work marketer goes viral with hilarious job listing

        Quirky strategy to bring tourists to north Queensland

        premium_icon Quirky strategy to bring tourists to north Queensland

        North needs ‘Hop, Hop, Home’ strategy, says Bernard Salt

        Mum’s rant about ‘frustrating’ Aldi move

        Mum’s rant about ‘frustrating’ Aldi move

        Mum sparks furious debate after complaining about supermarket

        What's On

          REVIEW: A cabinet of steampunk wonders took me back in time

          REVIEW: A cabinet of steampunk wonders took me back in time

          Cirque du Soleil’s new show, Kurios, is a wonderful extravaganza.

          Your guide to this year’s Woodford Folk Festival

          premium_icon Your guide to this year’s Woodford Folk Festival

          Hand-picked highlights from bumper program

          Stars unite to ‘Make it Rain’

          premium_icon Stars unite to ‘Make it Rain’

          Two music shows, silent online auction, with Chris Hemsworth as MC

          How Falls Festival organisers plan on keeping people cool

          premium_icon How Falls Festival organisers plan on keeping people cool

          About 25,000 campers will descend on Byron for Falls Festival at one of the hottest...

          Lifestyle

            Entire soccer team quarantined in hotel over coronavirus

            premium_icon Entire soccer team quarantined in hotel over coronavirus

            Government tells travellers to self quarantine for weeks.

            Why this star is ‘desperate’ to get a breast reduction

            premium_icon Why this star is ‘desperate’ to get a breast reduction

            Abby Coleman reveals why she wants smaller breasts.

            Fear for Bilo family amid Christmas Island quarantine plan

            premium_icon Fear for Bilo family amid Christmas Island quarantine plan

            Fears Bilo Tamil family may be exposed to coronavirus.

            This photographer captures joy for parents after baby loss

            premium_icon This photographer captures joy for parents after baby loss

            Natarsha March’s rainbow baby photos bring delight to mums and dads.

            Entertainment

              ‘You’ve disappointed a whole nation.’ Music fans unleash fury at Sound Relief organisers for cancelling a concert aimed to raise money for bushfire relief.

              Massive bushfire relief concert cancelled

              Music fans have unleashed fury at Sound Relief organisers.

              Claire Danes turned down the starring role in what ended up being one of the biggest movies of all time — but she has no regrets.

              Why star turned down massive movie role

              Why Claire Danes turned down the starring role in Titanic

              HBO has recreated one of Stephen King’s gripping novels for the small screen, and it’s safe to say viewers are hooked.

              ‘Terrifying’ show getting a lot of buzz

              HBO has recreated one of Stephen King’s gripping novels.

              Former Biggest Loser trainer Michelle Bridges was spotted out and about days after being charged with drink driving.

              premium_icon Michelle Bridges out and about after DUI charge

              Biggest Loser trainer Michelle Bridges in public after DUI charge.

              Real Estate

                They’re a visual blight which deter would-be renters and leading businessman Sarosh Mehta says 'for lease' signs in shop windows must go.

                premium_icon ‘For lease’ signs are bad for business, expert says

                A businessman says 'for lease' signs in shop windows must go.

                Record ‘weekender’ purchase tops hectic weekend of auctions and lightning sales in sought-after Lower Clarence

                premium_icon Victorian couple pay $2.6m for Yamba holiday hideaway

                Record ‘weekender’ purchase tops hectic weekend of auctions

                A notorious Airbnb at the centre of accusations of illegal parties is for sale, just days before its owner is due in court.

                premium_icon Notorious ‘drug dealers, rock stars’ party house hits market

                A trouble-prone Airbnb ‘party house’ is up for sale.

                Jobs

                  If you mention this “worst” word on your resume, it will send alarm bells ringing – and could even kill off your chances completely.

                  Word that’s an automatic ‘career killer’

                  Recruiter reveals the words you should ban from your CV

                  A “retail traineeship” job listing at a NSW post office is causing a stir on social media thanks to one telling line slamming young people.

                  Fury over ‘entitled millennial’ Aussie job ad

                  ’Retail traineeship’ at NSW post office slammed on social media

                  One business is about to kick off the mother of all recruitment drives in pursuit of 110 new staff members over the next 50 days.

                  premium_icon Hotel’s push to find 110 staff in 50 days

                  A hotel is seeking to hire 110 staff in 50 days.

                  Motoring

                    A dangerous section of the Bruce Highway north of Townsville that has claimed three lives in six months, will undergo a $107M upgrade.

                    premium_icon Killer stretch of Bruce Hwy to get $107m upgrade

                    Killer stretch of Bruce Highway to undergo $107M upgrade

                    As kids go back to school, parents are being urged to be extra cautious as new data shows the time of day most accidents occur.

                    Most dangerous time to be on the road

                    The surprise time most accidents occur

                    Kia will launch the Stonic compact SUV later this year.

                    Just the Stonic - little Kia SUV poised to ace growing...

                    Kia will launch the Stonic compact SUV later this year.