History

Tue 1 May 2018

Murder and mayhem: The dark past of Mackay's forgotten jail

premium_icon Murder and mayhem: The dark past of Mackay's forgotten jail

Quiet suburban neighbour was once the stomping ground of killers

Sun 29 Apr 2018

How brutal motel killing of trans woman changed history

How brutal motel killing of trans woman changed history

JENNIFER was found semi-naked in the toilet of a seedy motel with strangulation marks on her neck, but a conviction was far from a given.

Wed 11 Apr 2018

Royal nod to castle restoration

Royal nod to castle restoration

DURING the Prince of Wales' visit to Queensland, Bundaberg man Grant Maclean fulfilled his wish of speaking to His Royal Highness.

Tue 10 Apr 2018

WAR HISTORY: Five stars on mother's badge

WAR HISTORY: Five stars on mother's badge

BUNDY mother Josephine Bainbridge was presented with a Second World War Female Relative Badge, but son Fred Bainbridge said few people know about them today.

Fri 6 Apr 2018

LIFE SAVERS: Were Warwick ambos the first outside Brisbane?

LIFE SAVERS: Were Warwick ambos the first outside Brisbane?

ITS legacy stretches back more than a century and holds a special place in Queensland history.

Tue 27 Mar 2018

Monsters of March: 12 times autumn cyclones hit Australia

Monsters of March: 12 times autumn cyclones hit Australia

IN the past 20 years 12 cyclones have crossed the Australian coastline during the month of March.

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