Volvo's new Polestar offshoot blazing electric trail

Volvo reveals steps towards premium electric-vehicle company with the Polestar 1.

Return of Honda Type R shows poise and punch

The Honda Civic Type R has returned.

The prized Honda Type R has made a triumphant return.

Does your home town feature in winning travel video?

Weather at Maroochydore Beach at 9.30am.

Alexandra Franco wins people's choice award called Queensland.

Mum tells how she lost six dress sizes

TRANSFORMATION: Jacinta Dickenson dropped six dress sizes in 18 months.

In just 18 months, Jacinta Dickenson turned her life around.

How Toowoomba blogger made $400 in two days

Toowoomba blogger Bindy Scott with husband Trent and their children LuLu and Tommy.

Documenting her everyday life as a wife and mother

Migaloo vs 'Spinesy': Which do you love the most?

Migaloo and 'Spinesy' the Echidna

Which beautiful creature won the hearts of Australia?

Meet our unconvential Miss World contender

“I believe that everyone has equal rights”: Voloder Picture: Christian Gilles

Miss World contender Esma Voloder opens up on same-sex marriage

Samsung's new 360 camera has 17 lenses and cost $US10k

The 360 Round has been designed for the VR specialist.

The 360 Round has been designed for the VR specialist

Recipes from the Andes give a culinary high

Chef Martin Morales celebrates his love of the Andes, its dishes, ingredients, people and culture in his latest cookbook, Andina

Cooking confusion? Ask Donna Hay

Get in there ... ask Donna Hay what to do in the kitchen.

NEED some expert advice in the kitchen? Now’s your chance to get it

WATCH: Close encounter with killer whales off Byron Bay

Screenshot from a video of orcas off Byron Bay.

Incredible footage of orcas just 1km off the Byron Bay coast

Someone has been messing with my beer

A selection of beers on a tasting paddle.

These are Goldilocks beverages, but not in a good way

Change this ingredient in your toasted cheese sandwich

Tristan Lutze knows there’s a secret ingredient to improve the cheese toastie. You've been making cheese toasties wrongSource:Supplied

There is a way to get a perfect cheese toastie every time

5 things you didn't know about eggs

CRACKING FOOD: The humble egg can do many great things you might not know about.

Celebrate World Egg Day by learning a little bit more about eggs

Here's how to get the groceries home when plastic bags are banned

COLES and Woolworths announced in June they will phase out single-use plastic bags in the next year. This is good news for the environment.

Go with the flow and blend living spaces

Create flow by blurring the lines between indoor and outdoor living spaces.

How to create a seamless indoor and outdoor living space

GALLERY: Eyesore Rocky home sells for $72k

The inside of the deteriorating McKean St home.

A renovator's dream: Inside the deteriorated Berserker house

Embrace bursts of colour in the garden this spring

Find the best mix of colour combinations to suit your mood this season.

Top picks for home-grown tomatoes

The Rapunzel tomato.

Try these tasty treats on for size

Quarry Gardens future could bloom with Premier

Original Toowoomba City Council plans for the Etopia quarry gardens in the Bridge Street Quarry. Photo Contributed

Estimated price tag of $120m means it needs government support

Garden competition entrant loves to inspire others

GREEN THUMB: Toowoomba man David Stanfield loves sharing his garden with others.

A day in the life of a Toowoomba gardener

FULL WINNERS: Parade a floral and fun affair

Grand Central Floral Parade. Carnival of Flowers 2017. September 2017

'Hours and hours of blood, sweat and tears went into them'

Gardening with kids, one of life's simple pleasures

Give the kids their own pot or space in the garden to grow whatever they want, but make it fun.

Get outside and you could have a green thumb on your hands

Aboriginal teen flies flag on Everest

ABORIGINAL teen Sarafina Elliott has climbed to Mount Everest base camp and left a little piece of her heritage.

What you need to know about Tigerair’s $1 flights

Tigerair passengers can fly home from domestic destinations for $1 as part of this week’s sale. Picture: Shae Beplate

Money-saving deal starts at 12pm (AEDT).

Qantas unveils game-changing Dreamliner

Great Southern Land is the first of Qantas’ new Dreamliner aircraft.

Meet Great Southern Land, the latest addition to the Qantas family

VIDEO: Slow down at seaside locale

LAIDBACK VIBE: The Ballina Lighthouse beside the sea.

Family friendly Ballina delivers on fun, food and maritime history

Majority of Aussies support "child-free" zones on transport

More than half of Australians support child-free zones

TRAVEL: Life after the killing fields

Rickshaw drivers wait for passengers in Phnom Penh and, top and bottom right, a couple of the market stalls.

All over Cambodia were grim reminders of the days of the Khmer Rouge

Weinstein’s sex rehab isn’t going too well

HARVEY Weinstein has “launched into a speech about how this is all a conspiracy against him” during group therapy sessions, according to reports.

Lisa’s first public appearance since Nine split

Lisa Wilkinson made her first public appearance since her shock resignation from Nine.

Wilkinson jokes during first public appearance since Nine split

Coast singer cracks top 10 with debut effort

Coast singer/songwriter Jason Daniels has released a four-song EP and plans to tour in early 2018.

Musician looking forward to taking his songs on the road

The Irwins are coming back to the smallscreen

Robert, Terri and Bindi Irwin have signed a deal with Animal Planet. Picture: Instagram

Terri, Bindi and Bob Irwin sign major TV deal with Animal Planet

Guess which actor gives best return

Who is Hollywood’s most profitable actor?

WHICH male actor matches our Rose Byrne for profitability?

Bizarre photo app no one was asking for

MILLENNIALS get a pretty bad rap at times, but this app proves they might just deserve the bagging they get.

Ipswich bodybuilder keen to raise the bar

Jacquie Wood has set a higher bar for herself after competing in her first national bodybuilding competition earlier this month.

Wood caps off stellar month of competitions at ANB.

Unsuspecting woman bares all in ‘see-through’ leggings

Total bummer ... Kimberley Williams discovered that her new Puma workout tights were completely see-through in certain light. Picture: Guzelian

"Do you booty test your items before they hit the stores?"

Getting fit killed sex drive of these four women

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The one place that isn’t their strong point is the bedroom

Rocky mum of two to set pulses racing at Miss Supercars

Model Mercury Mowen's biggest fans are her two kids, 3-year-old son Gabriel and his 2-year-old sister Nova. The Rocky woman is set to get pulses racing at the upcoming Miss Supercar event on the Gold Coast.

Mercury Mowen to compete at sports model competition

Why this Instagram star abandoned by male followers

“I definitely have lost a lot of male followers.''

$10 lipstick better than expensive brands

APPAREL brand Sportsgirl has never been a front-runner when it comes to cosmetics. So how do their new range of lipsticks, foundations and palettes stack up?

The Aldi special buy you won't be getting

Shoppers outside discount supermarket chain Aldi. Picture: Rohan Kelly

Australian ALDI shoppers will miss out on another popular item

Samsung partners with Google to bring AR to 100m devices

DJ Koh, President of Samsung Electronics Mobile Communications Business.

Tech giant unveils new version of Bixby in San Francisco

Kmart's new range proves why it must stick to homewares

Kmarts new summer fashion range isn’t quite what we expected. Picture: Brendan Radke

Kmart’s new cheap apparel proves the store must stick to homewares

Meet Google’s smarter smartphone

Google’s newest smartphones, the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL, will become available for pre-order in Australia on October 20. Picture: AFP PHOTO / Elijah Nouvelage

ONE YEAR has passed since Google launched its first serious bid for your smartphone...

Huawei declares death of the smartphone

The HUAWEI Mate 10 and HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro pack a 4000 mAh high-density battery

Chinese tech giant introduced its first AI mobile chipset, Kirin 970

I reduced my power bill to $3.79

The dramatic drop in the Kidd’s electricity bill is something we’d all like to see. Renewables to dip under 40 per cent by 2030

"... my bills were up over $200 per month"

You do know you’re dead after you die

ONE of the most mysterious questions in life is what happens when it ends. Now scientists believe they have found scary evidence of what to expect.

No more smokes, grog, fatty foods for Rockhampton MP

LIFESTYLE CHANGE: Rockhampton MP Bill Byrne.

Bill completely changes his lifestyle to save his life

premium_icon Alert over widespread sunscreen myths

Hope Medcraft, 23, is vigilant about applying sunscreen to her one-year-old daughter, Indeah Young. Picture: Annette Dew

Some have been fooled out of protecting themselves

'Bastard' bullock sold for $2k after almost killing owner

Jenny Ballon, who was attacked by a cow on her property.

"When I first saw him coming I thought it wasn't going to be good,"

Dad relishes second chance at life after dance with death

Sandy Morris holding his daughter Violet Tyler.

Sandy Morris is just glad to still be around for his daughter Violet

'Christmas miracle' mum needs triple transplant to live

Belinda Dunstan is weighing up whether the risks of a triple transplant are too high.

"The potential is the inevitable will happen and I will pass away"

Denied abortion: Woman discovers pregnancy at 4 months, 2 weeks

Caretaker Prime Minister Bill English, who is a devout Catholic, said he believed the country's abortion laws were working fine and the law should not be changed.

Erica never wanted children. Certainly not aged 22

Mum weds at city hospital 14 hours after baby birth

FEW mothers or brides could ever imagine welcoming a new baby to their arms then marrying the love of their life on the same day, but Stacey Reeves has done it.

Billy Joel to be a dad again at 68

Billy Joel is to become a dad again. Picture: Supplied

Joel will become a father for the third time next month

Birds are counting on us to count on them

FLIGHT OF FANCY: BirdLife Australia's Dr Golo Maurer enjoys taking his children birdwatching.

The Aussie Backyard Bird Count is an ideal activity for families

Riding into a bright future

CYCLE OF LIFE: Taking part in different activities can teach children persistence and other valuable life lessons.

Experiences open up the world to kids

Macca’s sneaky restaurant smartphone tactic

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It's getting harder for families to have quality bonding time

Baby naming journey leaves mum one-way trip to Denialand

Choosing a name for your baby is not something to take lightly.

Mum-to-be left stumped at idea of naming small human

Mum mistakes meningococcal disease for 'just the flu'

Karen thought her daughter was vaccinated against meningococcal

Is this the future of dating?

Facebook's virtual reality dating show has people talking, but will it catch on?

‘Guess I’m greedy’: The confessions of a polyamorous woman

Laurie Penny is a British author and columnist.Source:Supplied

‘I’ve been polyamorous for nearly a decade. Here’s how I make it work’

Polyamory: Here's how to make it work

Laurie Penny is re-defining what it means to 'have it all'

Polyamory is the hot new lifestyle option

Will Sophie find true love?

Sophie Monk stars in season three of The Bachelorette and, left, contestant Apollo Jackson poses with Sophie during one of the group dates.

Why hasn't this eligible star met Mr Right yet?