Pregnant woman tried screaming for help during attack

Man who beat up his pregnant partner lambasted for cowardly 'bullying'

Golf club course a target for vandals

SENSELESS: Vandals targeted the Gayndah Golf club at the weekend.

VANDALS target the Gayndah Golf Course

Restoration is a success

The restoration project in Gayndah is part of the 20 Million Trees Initiative.

20 MILLION trees project a continued success.

New youth shed open to public

HANG OUT: The Monto Rural Youth Shed is open for the town's young community to enjoy.

Space for young people.

Being alert to disaster scenarios

STORM DAMAGE: Eidsvold residents woke to a destructive storm on Saturday night that felled trees and powerlines.

Council responds to tumultuous year of damaging weather events.

Escaping the big smoke for rural lifestyle

PASSIONATE: Carol Miller has been volunteering with the SES for the past five years and absolutely loves it.

IT WAS a decision to get out of the rat race for Degilbo.

Kit George takes out round

WINNER: Kit George won the recent round.

Gayndah indoor bowls player edged out a competitive Dawn Bramer.

Festive cheer for flying doctors

ROCKIN'ALONG: Children from Hit the Dance Floor lead Monto in Christmas carols.

Performers came together on Friday night for an evening of carols.

Millions of trees to revitalise urban forests

FUND BOOST: Federal Minister for the Environment and Energy Josh Frydenberg has announced a further $18 million for the 20 million trees project.

Federal Government funding to plant 20 million trees by 2020.

Gaining confidence on horseback

PASSING ON SKILLS: Horse trainer Breanna Cook loves seeing children gain confidence on horseback.

Junior riding clinics the perfect opportunity to learn new skills.

Backlash against brothel DA for Townsend

This flyer has been put together by Townsend residents opposing a development application for a brothel in the industrial precinct.

The Townsend community has hit out at proposal to set up a brothel.

Professor explains how Premier's Adani veto hurts investors

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and Adani's Jeyakumar Janakaraj.

CQU expert says negative outcomes come from sudden govt changes

'Best boss in the world' celebrates 10 years behind the bar

TOP JOB: Robyn Miles is the cheerful owner/manager of Allora's beloved Railway Hotel.

A leap of faith into pays off for a Southern Downs publican

STUNNING RESULT: Court clears Petros of stalking Lauga

Free and clear Petros Khalesirad leaving the Rockhampton Court house didn't have a case to answer.

Magistrate now set to consider legal costs

Owner hacked pet cat's leg off

Amy Matthews and Dharme Kinsey.

"It's a one-off thing. I'm shattered I did it” - Dharme Kinsey

We need to put people before sharks

A Great White Shark at Haunted Bay, Maria Island. PIC: SUPPLIED

Sharks culling is very much the lesser of two evils

The vote that could bring down the PM

Mr Alexander and Ms Keneally hand out flyers outside the pre-polling office in Epping. Picture: Toby Zerna

Today's vote could bring down the Federal Government

Customers 'fight' over discounted Dyson vacuums at Aldi

Crowds lined up outside Aldi in Marrickville on Saturday for the Dyson vacuum cleaner.

Customers flock to Aldi to snap up bargain Dyson vacuum cleaner

NHVR releases new work diaries

OUT WITH THE OLD: NHVR will release new electronic work diaries.

The draft EWD Policy Framework and Standards will be released

Christmas donations charities don’t want

Major Neil Dickson from the Salvation Army at a Christmas hamper packing station. Picture: Jono Searle.

Christmas donations: The do’s and don’t of gift-giving to charities

How did this law still exist in 2017?

Anna Thompson with her daughter Emily

The hardest conversation women have with their boss just got easier

A miracle delivery just before Christmas

NEW ADDITION: Michael and Mel Crossland with their newborn son Lochlan.

Well known Coffs Coast inspiration Michael Crossland's miracle baby

Outback axe murderer lodges appeal

He claims his trial judge botched a routine direction to the jury

The week in politics with Paul Murray

Sky News presenter Paul Murray

We have a crisis in boys' education, Paul Murray says

Real reason the daredevil died

He was famous in China for posting videos and photos hundreds of metres in the air. Picture: Weibo

His death after falling from the 62nd storey shocked the world

Jailhouse wedding bells for Cassie Sainsbury

Cassandra Sainsbury. (60 Minutes)

Cassie Sainsbury is set to marry Scott Broadbridge inside prison

NORTH KOREA: Threat no one’s talking about

North Korea’s lack of safety is a ‘disaster waiting to happen’

More Poppins lights to be installed in Maryborough

HAPPY CROSSING: Fraser Coast Councillor Paul Truscott with one of the already installed Mary Poppins lights in Maryborough.

The Hertitage City is about to get even merrier.

Reptile expert says 2.5m croc at Gympie weir is no surprise

NO JOKE: A UQ expert on reptiles says it is entirely possible a salt water crocodile has made the Mary River at Gympie his new home.

Several people have reported seeing a 2.5m croc

Mystery millionaire: Rocky punter yet to claim whopping $2M

MAX PRICE: Tip Top Gold Max soft white sliced bread. Photo: Max Fleet / NewsMail

The owner of the winning Keno ticket is yet to come forward.

Family trying to reclaim 'true' spirit of Christmas

OPEN HOME: Katrina and Ben Rickard with their kids Nikita, Hayley, Cody, Taylor, Nicholas, Mekayla and Thomas will be opening up their property for Christmas this year.

Family will open doors and property for Christmas festivities.

Bizarre twist in bullied kid’s story

Keaton Jones' tearful video about being bullied went viral on the weekend.

A viral inspiring video may not be all it's cracked up to be

Aussie actor tops 2017 BW’s Hot List

FORGET about soaring summer temperatures — this actor is the hottest thing this year after topping BW Magazine’s Host list for 2017.

George Lucas’ gripe with new Star Wars film

George Lucas

Lucas wasn’t happy when he saw how The Last Jedi was being made

Galactica: Second actress named as ‘cult member’

Battlestar Galactica’s Nicki Clyne is good friends with Smallville star Allison Mack. Picture: Instagram

A Battlestar Galactica star is the second actress to be identified

Foxx and Holmes go public for birthday bash

Katie Holmes laughs with rumoured boyfriend Jamie Foxx.

Hollywood’s most secretive couple is finally stepping into the light

Harry, Meghan set wedding date

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry during the video of their engagement announcement and interview. Picture: Supplied

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have set a wedding date

What the Disney-Fox merger means for Marvel movies

Marvel Cinematic Universe movies have made $US13.4 billion so far Film trailer: Avengers — Infinity War.

The $68.3 billion merger between Disney and Fox has big implications

Dustin Hoffman hit with underage harassment claims

Dustin Hoffman at the 70th international film festival in Cannes.

THERE are more claims of sexual misconduct against the veteran actor