A woman has been bitten by a shark while swimming off the Whitsunday coast this afternoon.
Harry Bruce reflects on global storm surrounding his Herald Sun colleague
AUGUST was a horror month on our region's roads, with a record-breaking number of traffic-related offences in the month.
TWO huge pythons have been captured on film battling it out for a female's attention - on a Finch Hatton family's veranda.
Reports of just under eight inches falls south of Mackay but the bureau has no record of any rain at all.
ANOTHER flight sale is offering fares for just $49 one way out of Mackay Airport.
STUART Waugh felt safer 20 metres from a carnivorous leopard seal in Antarctica than he does living 100 metres from one of North Queensland's major rivers.
MUCH loved Mackay grandmother and staunch cancer advocate Trudy Crowley lost her battle with ovarian cancer surrounded by family.
THOSE taken by crocodiles were probably drunk stumbling into the water after dark, Greens Senator Larrissa Waters told the nation on Q&A.
The budget airline is again offering its popular $1 return fare deal from just about all of its destinations -- for two days only