We test drive Audi S5 Sportback offering cut-price prestige

AUDI S5 Sportback offers extra bang for your buck after $14,000 price cut and a swag of extra features.

Top tips: how to beat a winter cold

Good Price Pharmacy Booval pharmacist Benjamin Tri and vitamins consultant Jenny Tran are ready to offer people helpful advice this cold and flu season.

We look at ways to beat the dreaded lurgy as flu season hits home

Is this the talent you get when you limit electronics?

Cassidy Kilburn in the Get the Beat International Dance Competition.

Cassidy, 11, preparing for national dance championships

Race to the couch for a big weekend of motor sport action

Max Verstappen at the Monaco Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Monaco, 2016.

Motor sport viewers in for a weekend treat with three major races.

Slide your tastebuds around these burgers

Did you know Sunday is International Burger Day?

Little people learning all kinds of things

WONDER: No matter the age, a child's thirst for knowledge is a thing to behold.

There's still so much for our children to discover

Fitness trackers 'way off mark', study finds

The Fitbit has been found to overestimate calories burned, in a US study.

Fitness trackers including Fitbit 'way off mark', study finds

World’s strongest man reveals incredible 12,000 calorie diet

Brian Shaw won his 4th World's Strongest Man title. Source: Twitter

World’s strongest man reveals incredible 12,000-calorie diet

Poke: tropical and totally trendy

Why not try making a pretty Hawaiian-style sushi bowl?

5 reasons you're tired of Domino's, according to Domino's

Pineapple on pizza is not one of them, oddly enough.

On a roll with these rice paper gems

These salmon rolls are a perfect dish for entertaining.

Radish and mango combo an entertainer's delight

RECIPE: Wow guests with Luke Mangan's sweet, salty recipe

Luke Mangan's salted chocolate honeycomb recipe from his latest cookbook, Sharing Plates.

Try this dessert that is so 'in' right now

RECIPE: Time to meet your marmalade ingredient

Cumquats, in season now, make a delicious tangy marmalade.

Cumquats come into their own in preserves

10 ways we're eating sushi all wrong, apparently

Don’t be shy — reach for that nigiri with your paws.

1) Stop mixing wasabi into your soy sauce, you animal

Style: How to entertain outdoors this winter

MOST of us think of summer when it comes to entertaining outdoors.

STYLE: Bring nature inside without killing it

What's not to love when you can have a rainforest as a backdrop in your home?

Wallpaper has made a huge comeback in home decor

Gladstone mum's warning after son falls out second-storey window

6-year-old Garnet Sharpley is very lucky to not be too badly hurt after falling from an upstairs window.

The 6-year-old was rushed to Gladstone Hospital on the weekend.

Invest in lasting pieces for comfort

A bed featuring stone-washed, pure Irish linen sheets and accessories by Miss Molly.

What are the best ways to buy for long-term style?

Gardening: How to grow your own potatoes

THEY need space, sunshine, and fertile, slightly acidic, well-drained soil. They grow pretty quickly - you will be harvesting potatoes in three or four months.

Python enjoys large lunch in middle of Coast backyard

Mr Karu said the snake took 20 minutes to eat the possum.

Enormous snake devours lunch in backyard to shock of homeowner

Gardening: Give a gifts that live on Mother's Day

In Australia, the traditional Mother's Day flower is the chrysanthemum..

The traditional Mother's Day flower is the chrysanthemum.

"I do most things naked": Woman's cheeky secret

Kelly Anderson said naked gardening was therapeutic. Picture: Glenn Hampson

World Naked Gardening Day will have green thumbs strip this weekend

Gardening: Dealing with a damaged yard

Unhealthy, weak trees are hazardous and may need trimming or removal. If in doubt, consult an arborist.

Cleaning up after a big weather event

Perfect time to plant a bloom of respect

The Flanders poppy.

Learn more about the Flanders poppy

Report reveals progress on $319m airport upgrade

THE $319 million Sunshine Coast Airport expansion is rolling on, with plenty of boxes still to tick.

Island of natural highs

Tangalooma Island Resort is majestic from the air.

Tangalooma offers world-class activities, accommodation and eateries

TRAVEL: Make your escape into the Bunyas

Bunya Mountains sculpture at Dandabah, installed in 2008, marks 100 years of national parks in Queensland.

A spectacular wilderness awaits about two hours from Brisbane

There is a cruise ship made for just about anyone

Cruising to Antarctica is now an option for cruise lovers and, bottom right, barge cruising is becoming more popular.

From super liners to barges, get on board the cruise trend

Fancy business class around the world for $3k?

“It has never been this cheap in the history of ever."

Dear 'Millennials': Take a reality check!

Seniors News takes up the battle for the "older generation".

Australia could ban all electronic devices on flights

The says the policy is in fact still under consideration

Gladstone's MasterChef hero blown away by support

CRANE driver Pete Morgan has been bowled over by the support he has received since making his TV debut on MasterChef.

Lyn's knock-out show gets her to next round on The Voice

ONWARDS AND UPWARDS: Lyn Bowtell is through to the battle rounds on The Voice.

'It was bitter sweet to win like that'

Dreamworld may supersize with 'Disneyland expansion'

Dreamworld could become a “more attractive and entertaining park”.

ABC2 slammed over football exhibition match coverage

Fans weren't too happy with ABC2's coverage of Wednesday night's game.

ABC2 slammed for coverage of soccer exhibition match

'Bulls--t!' Lisa Wilkinson grilled over Karl's pay packet

Join us for a Great Night as we Proudly present Lisa Wilkinson

“And you believe everything you read?”

Rebel Wilson trial: The secret we never could have known

Rebel Wilson outside court

“Most people wouldn’t know it exists,” she said.

Janet’s back in the ring

Marta Dusseldorp returns in season three of the TV series Janet King.

Season three of ABC's legal drama delves deeper than ever before.

Kids being 'inked' with spray-on tattoo sleeves

Latest trend has kids getting ‘inked’ with spray-on sleeves to match their mums and dads - but the kids can wash off the skin art before school

Pants with personality made in Warwick

FANCY PANTS: Carolyn Borrell's handmade creations are popular around the globe.

Quirky creations loved by adults and kids

Former beauty queen unveils what life is really like

Jenni Mortimer is a former beauty queens from New Zealand.

Being on the pageant circuit wasn’t glamorous and it wasn’t easy

Brazilian butt lift in vogue to mimic celebrities

Before and after shots of a doctor, 35, who had a Brazilian butt lift procedure in November by Dr Kourosh Tavakoli.

Women are having surgery to mimic their 'bottom icons'

Style: Diversity on runway so hot right now

Australian model Madeline Stuart.

Representation a welcome sight at fashion week

How this 70-year-old still looks so hot in a bikini

Carolyn doing some baking.

Hartz turnz 70 in July, and still enjoys wearing a bikini

Chanel boomerang comes back to hit them over the head

The only thing this “weapon” is going to kill your bank balance

$249 LG K8 smart phone has top selfie camera features

LG, better known for its top selling televisions, has announced the release of the LG K8 smartphone in Australia.

iPad artists capture PGA golf action

PGA Tour illustrator Kristian Champagne capture’s THE PLAYERS Championship trophy at sunrise on iPad Pro.

Artists put aside paints and brushes for Procreate app on iPad Pro

Aldi Australia promises to fix customers' biggest gripe

Aldi Australia chief executive Tom Daunt.

German retailer revamping its 470 stores around Australia

Farm-to-door delivery takes business back to the future

Helen and Tom Badger recently started getting their milk home delivered from Big River Milk deliver driver Jason Reddy.Photo Bill North / Daily Examiner

Community laps up online initiative to cut out middle man

What's the best 4K TV to buy in Australia?

LG is arguably leading the race for television supremacy in 2017.

LG and Samsung shape up in the battle for supremacy

Fidget spinners: 600,000 searches in a week on eBay

Fidget spinners are selling like hotcakes.

The next big craze capturing teens’ attention

Apple iPhone 8 may not come out this year

A leaked image of the iPhone 8 sent the internet into a frenzy. Picture: Supplied

iPhone sales drop amid hype about new phone

Woolworths secretly filmed man suing them over grape fall

Disability pensioner Raymond Polwarth sued Woolworths after slipping on the grape in its Hervey Bay Pialba store.

Record number of girls shave hair for cancer research

NEW DO: Showing off their freshly shaved heads for a good cause are (from left) Fairholme College students Abby Love, Lola Lachmund, Jade Bahnisch, Arabella Gourley, Lily Pagalis-Jackson, Emily Munro, Emma Baker and Ashleigh Bradfield.

A record number of girls have braved the shave at a Toowoomba school

Lemons to race 24 hours at Willowbank Raceway

LEMON SEASON: Keith Lewis of Queensland Raceway and Mayor Paul Pisasale celebrate the upcoming 24 Hours of Lemons at Queensland Raceway.

Hotted up old bombs set to raise funds for prostate cancer

Dyslexia proving no barrier for Fraser Coast nurse

USC student Tess Beane.

Dyslexia isn't getting in the way of learning for one nurse.

Mum poses nude in support of body awareness

IN THE BUFF: Krystal Gordon poses in support of body confidence.

Bikini turned Krystal's life around

Andrew Forrest unveils largest donation in Aussie history

Andrew Forrest with PM Malcolm Turnbull and Russell Crowe.

It's not often a Hollywood A-lister is eclipsed by a businessman

'Mum made me sick for money'

“MILLION dollar baby” was the seemingly innocent pet name Hannah Milbrandt’s mother, Teresa, gave her as a child.

Really? $800 for a Woolworths' Marvel Super Disk?

The collectibles are selling for crazy prices on eBay

Manchester attack: Mum 'doesn’t know her daughter has died'

Saffie-Rose Roussos, eight, is the youngest fan to have been confirmed dead

She is one of the youngest Brits ever killed in a terror attack

Doctor's pregnancy comments cause outrage

FREE HEALTH: South-west health directer doctor Chris Buck.

A DARLING Downs doctor has come under fire for a Facebook post

The children's paracetamol mistakes we're all making

Did you know toxicity can occur even at paracetamol doses lower than the recommended daily maximum dose?

Toxicity can occur even at doses lower than the recommended max dose

The dangerous baby sleep hack angering parents

Clever. Also deeply stupid. Source: Reddit.

Seriously, do not try this at home.

One scary man ladies don't want to date

THIS CQ man has made plenty of women fall in love with him, then he reveals his dark side.

I went looking for a sugar daddy online: it was a disaster

What it's like to sign up to be a sugar baby.

'I’ve slept with 10,000 men'

She discusses the reality of sex work and what men really want

'It's ridiculous': Why Coast girl got married in embassy

MARRIED: Jess and Crystal Rogers were wed in the British Embassy in Perth, and celebrated with friends and family at a beach ceremony the following day.

Coast mum's pride hit by daughter's need to marry abroad