PLAY-DOH was first manufactured in the 1930s as a wallpaper cleaner before being rebranded into a children’s toy.
The group took 1.5 hours to reach Rockhampton from Mt Morgan .... It was a long trip from there to Mackay.
VIRAL search for a mysterious couple captured in a portrait reached all the way up to north Queensland to come to an incredible conclusion.
FORGET using a calculator or jumping on the internet. This exam from 106 years ago may have you baffled — so how many questions can you get right?
Religion & Spirituality
THE “greatest story ever told” had a few pivotal figures whose significance have been all but wiped from the record, for one reason.
IF you don’t remember him you’ll remember his ads. “Big John” Zupp, the man who would trade in “any old iron”, was once a household name. So where is he now?
IT'S unlikely Bundaberg will be a centre of migration soon but that wasn't always the case.
HUMAN remains found on a Brookstead property have been dated back to before the region's European settlement.
A POOL of murky, red liquid found around three mummies in an Egyptian sarcophagus has been analysed by scientists.
A DIVIDING line at the heart of Australia has its roots in an old world order, and was signed off by the pope in 1494.
IT'S all just a little bit of history repeating. Many parallels can be drawn between this year and 80 years ago.
A HISTORIAN has painted a completely different version of Australia’s history - and it is causing huge shockwaves.
Ashton's Circus founder, James Ashton is buried in Gladstone Cemetery
THE anniversary of an historically significant event involving Ballina passed by quietly last week.
HE HAS has helicoptered into remote destinations, lived for months with traditional native societies and held rock art dating back up to 28,000 years.
Quiet suburban neighbour was once the stomping ground of killers
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.
DURING the Prince of Wales' visit to Queensland, Bundaberg man Grant Maclean fulfilled his wish of speaking to His Royal Highness.
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.
ITS legacy stretches back more than a century and holds a special place in Queensland history.