Caboolture buys out Suncoast Lynx

Caboolture netballers have been given a clear pathway to progress from grassroots play to the National Netball League with the purchase of the Suncoast Lynx.

Police investigating fatal car crash in Deception Bay

Police investigating fatal car crash in Deception Bay

School protest after train station bashings

Horizon College students, staff and parents walk in protest against violence in the area. Photo Vicki Wood / Caboolture News

School protest after train station bashings

Overcoming disability and job barriers

HAPPY EMPLOYEE: Joshua Hann has struggled to find work until Dan Webb from Bill's Tree Services gave him a go.

Overcoming disability and job barriers

Crikey! Why more crocs are heading south

Adam Britton of crocodile research and consulting organisation Big Gecko says the reptiles are on the move.

CROC MAP: Population boom and warmer waters drawing crocs south

Bushfire hazard reduction burn, Burpengary

Planned burn for Burpengary.

WEATHER permitting there will be a bushfire hazard burn.

Council orders developers to stop work

ISSUE: Orianna Resort Group is appealing Moreton Bay Regional Council's stop work notice.

Council orders developers to stop work

Coast driver spent '3km in wrong lane' before head-on crash

HIGH SPEED: The charged Sunshine Coast man was driving the purple car, in the photo.

A Coast man allegedly drove 3km in wrong lane before head-on smash

An eager eye for trains

TRAIN ENTHUSIAST: Noel Walker builds his miniature models in his home at Arcare in Caboolture.

Noel Walker hasn't let losing his sight hold him back.

Get your hands dirty to Clean Up Australia

Register to help Clean Up Australia and the Moreton Bay region.

Register now for Clean Up Australia Day in Moreton Bay region.

LG G6 will come with $200 in Google Play credits

LG takes cheeky swipe at Samsung at Mobile World Congress

Mining homes dive: $600k homes sell for $120k-$300k

18 Yeates Street, Moranbah sold for $135,000 in December, after being repossessed by a bank. The owners bought for $545,000 in August, 2011.

The economy still has two speeds, but with a painful twist

Nokia relaunches iconic, 'indestructable' 3310 phone

President of HMD Global, Arto Nummela, talks about the new specifications of the new Nokia 3310 during its presentation on the eve of the opening of Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona.

Nokia relaunches the iconic 3310 in Barcelona

Harris Scarfe reveal Rockhampton opening date, mega deals

ON THE WAY: Marney Rackley and Ashlea Gessell from Harris Scarfe display the latest fashions that can be purchased when the Rockhampton store opens later this year.

Retailer swamped with people looking for dream job

A signature Hervey Bay seafood catch is going off the menu

The famous Hervey Bay scallop.

"It's going to have an impact on everything."

BANNED: Servos forced to advertise true petrol prices

Service stations will be banned to discounts that require vouchers or in-store purchases.

New rules on petrol price advertising to take effect from 2018

Three hurt in golf buggy accident on Hamilton Island

Three believed injured after golf buggy rolls down hill on Hamilton

Tara Brown murder: Lionel Patea pleads guilty

Tara Brown died after her ex-boyfriend drove her off the road. Photo / Supplied

Ms Brown, 24, died after Patea ran her off the road

VIDEO: Lake Wivenhoe police divers continue grim search

SES and Police search for a missing person at Wivenhoe Dam.

Police hold grave fears for a fisherman missing at Wivenhoe Dam

Liberal senator refers to refugees as 'fleas'

Senator David Fawcett made the statement while responding to Employment Minister Michaelia Cash in a senate estimates hearing at Parliament House today.

A Liberal senator has described asylum seekers as “fleas”

Mother's furious warning after babies given deadly virus

Laura Wallis' baby girls sick in hospital after they were infected with RSV.

People need to stay away from babies if they’re sick

China claims our to-be-delivered F35s are already obsolete

One of Australia’s first F-35 Strike Fighters displays its RAAF markings. Losing its ability to fly ‘unseen’ will leave the fighter vulnerable.

China claims our F35s have now been made obsolete

Lost at sea survivor felt like "live bait"

Ross Chapman on his boat. He is lucky to be alive.

Ross Chapman describes what it's like to be lost at sea.

Melbourne siege: Occupants escape as siege ends

Armed police at the scene of an incident in Levenia Street on Monday, February 27, 2017, in St Albans, Victoria, Australia. Picture: Hamish Blair

Police were executing a drug warrant in St Albans

Mini hereford boom on the way

Nathan Nixon was previously a broad acre farmer and has found the miniature herefords ideal for his small acreage and children.

Miniature herefords tipped to secure niche markets.

Turnbull slams Abbott over 'deplorables' plot

Former prime minister Tony Abbott during Question Time at Parliament House in Canberra, Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017.

'Deplorables' reportedly plotting to get Abbott on the front bench

When can I get NBN: Finally website will tell you

For the first time, you will be able to find out.

Is Tony Abbott biggest threat to Turnbull right now?

Tony Abbott... has had plenty to say about Malcolm Turnbull.

Political pundits are now wondering whether Turnbull can survive

OJ Simpson set to be released from jail on parole

O.J. Simpson sits during a break on the second day of an evidentiary hearing in Clark County District Court in Las Vegas. Prosecutors in O.J. Simpson's 1994 murder trial didn't know that he had been taking arthritis medication before trying on the famous ill-fitting bloody glove, former Los Angeles County District Attorney Gil Garcetti said Thursday, June

A parole board hearing in July is expected to recommend his release

Up to 40% of world's species facing destruction

Vatican brings together biologists, ecologists, economists

Drunk driver ploughs through parade crowd, injuring 20+

There were chaotic scenes just after the crash.

A drunk driver has ploughed into a crowd watching a parade

Police charge Bongaree woman with almost 900 fraud offences

A Bongaree woman is facing a string of fraud charges.

Next High-density installment of Bribie Lakes causes concern

BRIBIE LAKES: Resident Annette Hansen is worried what another 424 dwellings will mean for her neighbourhood. Photo Rachel Lang / Caboolture News

The next stages of the Bribie Lakes estate has one resident worried.

Canalside beauty pairs family living with lifestyle

VOYAGERS: The house has a metres upon metres of canal frontage.

Set on an 802sqm block, this home boasts 20 metres of canal front.

Australia's Chief Scientist launches STEM program on Bribie

BI-CARB SCIENCE: Banksia Beach student Ruby Alsop goes over her bi-carb balloon experiment with Australia's Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel and Minister for Innovation Wyatt Roy. Photo Rachel Lang / Caboolture News

BANKSIA Beach State School played host to two of the biggest names in science and...

Australia's Chief Scientist launches STEM program on Bribie

BI-CARB SCIENCE: Banksia Beach student Ruby Alsop goes over her bi-carb balloon experiment with Australia's Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel and Minister for Innovation Wyatt Roy. Photo Rachel Lang / Caboolture News

BANKSIA played host to two of the biggest names in science.

'Why we drove 800km to buy a treehouse with a disco ball'

The new owners have planned a few updates, but will stick with much of the original design.

A couple travelled almost 800km for the home of their dreams.

VIDEO: Cockroaches flee infested Toowoomba home

Skin-crawling moment dozens of cockroaches flee Toowoomba home

Feet photo baffles the internet

How are her feet doing this?

Mobility scooter causes mayhem on busy road

AN ELDERLY woman held up traffic on a busy Coast road, driving her mobility scooter down the centre lane.

Mobility scooter in middle lane causes traffic chaos

CASH COW: Not answering phone cost someone in Bay $90k

A Hervey Bay person has missed out on $90,0000.

Not answering their phone has cost someone in River Heads $90,000.

Oscars winners 2017: Full list of Academy Award winners

WHO won Oscars this year? Here’s a full list of every winner in each category, from best film to best actress and actor.

Why can’t Nicole Kidman clap properly?

Nicole Kidman's style of clapping has puzzled Oscars viewers.

FOR some reason, it seems Nicole doesn’t really know how to clap.

Muslim actor makes Oscars history

Mahershala Ali accepts the award for best actor in a supporting role for Moonlight at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.

MOONLIGHT star Mahershala Ali makes Academy Award history.

NO ONE OFF LIMITS: Kimmel burns down the house at Oscars

Host Jimmy Kimmel speaks at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.

HOST delivers a torrent of abuse on Hollywood’s night of nights.

Oscars guest’s shocking wardrobe malfunction

Blanca Blanco arrives for the 89th annual Academy Awards ceremony at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, California, USA, 26 February 2017.

ACTRESS suffers X-rated wardrobe malfunction.

Star style at the Oscars 2017 red carpet

Nicole Kidman arrives at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.

Oscars 2017: Red Carpet Dresses and Outfits — Best Dressed Celebs.

Married At First Sight couple flouts the rules

Sean and Susan in a scene from Married At First Sight.

ONE couple is openly flouting the rules of Married At First Sight.