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Thu 25 Feb 2021

O’Brien: ‘Net zero emissions will cost Aussie livelihoods’

Premium Content O’Brien: ‘Net zero emissions will cost Aussie livelihoods’

His comments came amid reports he was among at least five government MPs moving to back a plan to make it easier for the government to invest cash into coal-fired power...

Backflip after volleyball trousers boycott

Backflip after volleyball trousers boycott

Beach volleyball officials have been forced into an embarrassing retreat after an angry backlash towards plans to introduce sand trousers.

Ex-deputy mayor joins Coast real estate dynasty

Premium Content Ex-deputy mayor joins Coast real estate dynasty

Former Sunshine Coast deputy mayor Tim Dwyer is the newest recruit for a powerhouse Coast family which has built its empire on property.

Wed 24 Feb 2021

Macca’s item selling for crazy price

Macca’s item selling for crazy price

A McDonald’s product has just been discontinued in Australian stores. Now sellers on eBay are asking an outrageous price for the rare item.

‘Crap': Australia’s new favourite app

‘Crap': Australia’s new favourite app

The app saw such a sudden surge in popularity Apple thought the developers were trying to cheat the system.

Collateral damage: Facebook ban wipes out a decade of  work

Premium Content Collateral damage: Facebook ban wipes out a decade of work

Gympie councillor and blogger Bruce Devereaux has hit out at the tech giant for wiping out his non-news blog when it shut down sites across Australia

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