FLASHBACK: Boondall Wetlands area will grow

In 2005 The Star announced the Boondall Wetlands would gain 86 hectares of land and plans were scrapped for an Australia Zoo on the site.

Numbers prove Anzac Spirit is strong across northside

In a WWII Willys is Ruby Neilsen with Michael Merker (front) and Leonie Merker, Kai, Brooke and Noah Latimer at the Bald Hills Anzac Day service.

PHOTOS: Anzac Day attracts thousands across northside

Carmy wins awards as Toastmasters host

Carmy Seden received two awards at a recent Sandgate Toastmasters meeting. Photo: contributed

Carmy Seden receives two awards at meeting

Twilight market returns to Bridgeman Downs

Vai Mbuzi working in the coffee bar at last year's Twilight Market at Bridgeman Baptist Community Church. Photo: contributed

Market offers 80 stalls and eat-street style food court

Rockabilly festival features hot rods and hotter pin-ups

Zillmere pin-up Bettie Butcher is hosting the Rods and Rockabilly Pin-up Pageant in Hamilton on Saturday.

All things vintage at Rods and Rockabilly Festival

Mario receives VIP treatment after 20 years

Mario Marchese received the Volunteers in Policing Gold Lapel Award and a District Officers Certificate after 20 years with the Volunteers in Policing program. Photo: contributed

Police volunteer recognised for 20 years of service

Police seek help to stop domestic violence

North Brisbane District Police Say 'Living free from violence is everyone's right and reducing violence is everyone's responsibility'. Throwing their support behind Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Month are (front from left) Acting Inspector Paul French, Sergeant Kerry McKay, Inspector Mark Jones, (2nd row) Acting Senior Sergeant Dave Wells (OIC Boondall), Acting Senior Sergeant Kelly Bright, Senior Sergeant Marty Bray, Acting Senior Sergeant Greg Millmore, (3rd row) Acting Sergeant Belinda Walker, Acting Senior Sergeant Steve Wake (OIC Sandgate), Detective Sergeant Jo Patterson, Detective, Detective Senior Sergeant Anne Vogler, Detective Senior Sergeant Ben Fadian, (back row) Acting Senior Sergeant Scott Collingwood (OIC Carseldine), Senior Sergeant Tony O'Neil (OIC Hendra) and Senior Sergeant Ian Park (OIC Stafford). Photo: contributed

Police receive 149 calls for help in one month

Residents pay respects at dawn service in Sandgate

Representing the 11th Light Horse at the Dawn Service in Sandgate are Alycia Kuhnert from Bracken Ridge with Lisa Dohley and Ian Curtis.

Good crowd attends Anzac Day service

The Grumps rally to raise funds for cancer research

Lawrie Breitkreutz of Brighton is preparing to join the 2017 Shitbox Rally with his sister to raise funds for cancer research.

Brother and sister join 2017 Shitbox Rally

Car park deal proves to be an expensive scam

Police investigate the counterfeit $100 notes.
 Photo: Megan Mackander / Sunshine Coast Daily

Deagon man warns of white van scam in car park

Will this newcomer kill Rebel Sports?

JD Sports will stock Beyonce's activewear line, Ivy Park.

It's been dubbed the “Rebel killer”

Microsoft Surface Studio goes on sale in Australia

Microsoft Surface Studio

With a price tag of $4699, it's definitely aimed at the top end

Kids addicted to their mobiles? How to shut them down

Japanese company has come up with forceful solution

Amazon Australia: South-east Qld bid to lure giant

Amazon.com package is prepared for shipment by a United Parcel Service driver in Palo Alto, Calif. Photo: AAP.

Region is already home to American retailer and Swedish warehouse

Mayor, CEO meet Chinese investors in $1billion project

WELCOME: R& F Properties chairman Zhang Li meets with Mayor Paul Pisasale in China for talks about a $1 billion Springfield apartment development.

Pisasale also brings back big business ideas from Mongolia

US stock market hits new record high

Nasdaq hits record high - breaking landmark of 6000 points

Is Queensland still the sunshine state?

Sam Oliva and Megan Shields from catch some rays at Tallebudgera Creek.

Queensland is in danger of losing its title of the Sunshine State

Woman with Hep C spat on officer and laughed

The woman will spend time behind bars.

Jail for Silk Road drug trafficker

Jail for man who trafficked drugs imported using internet

The two year old who smoked 40 cigarettes a day

Do you remember the two-year-old who was addicted to smoking?

Champion swimmer urges people to talk about endometriosis

Australian swimmer Emily Seebohm shared her experience with endometriosis as Endometriosis Australia's ambassador at the EndoMarch High Tea.

Emily Seebohm encourages people to talk

BIG READ: The pain that endures for endometriosis sufferers

Mab Graves had acute stage four endometriosis. In 2016, after Lupron chemotherapy failed, she had a radical hysterectomy.

Inside life with a little-understood disease

'Men can beat their wives as long as they don't cause injury'

A bleeding Anthony Mundine of Australia clashes with Charles Hatley of the USA, during the WBC Silver Super welterweight title bout, at the Melbourne Convention Centre in Melbourne, Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015. (AAP Image/Joe Castro) NO ARCHIVING EDITORIAL USE ONLY

Muslim boxer Anthony Mundine says men can beat their wives

Putting his body on the line to save the best in bull riding

PBR protection athlete Kerry Whitehouse puts his body on the line to protect bull riders in the arena.

Protection athlete says he is honoured for top job in PBR.

Fairfield leaders 'disgusted' by Mark Latham's video

Former federal Opposition leader Mark Latham’s launched Outsiders earlier this year after being sacked from Sky News.

Latham labelled local MP a moral coward

'Coughing' truckie jailed

Kenneth Laurence Pillar outside District Court, prior to his bail being revoked in January. Picture: Greg Higgs.

Jury rejects 'coughing' truckie's claims and rules he is a killer.

Donald Trump's first 100 days: the wins and the losses

US President Donald J. Trump makes remarks before signing an Executive Order on Improving Accountability and Whistleblower Protection at the Department of Veterans Affairs in Washington, DC, USA 27 April 2017.

How has Trump really done in his first 100 days?

Albert, 4m pet crocodile, survives home inferno

50-year-old crocodile survives along with family

7.2 magnitude quake hits the Philippines

An earthquake measuring 7.2 has struck the Philippines

Porn star angers church: 'God sees nothing wrong with my work'

She has appeared in hundreds of XXX movies and says she loves people watching her have sex

Porn star angers church goers, claims to be Evangelical Christian

Couple married for 69 years die within minutes of each other

Issac and Teresa Vatkin died within 40 minutes of each other while holding hands

They died holding hands after hospital staff put their beds together

Woman swims with croc: 'VBs dared me to do it'

Innisfail woman Shae Pasetti with the small crocodile.

Facebook post has already attracted condemnation

Amber Heard's dog makes social media comeback

Amber Heard has finally let the dog out of the bag

'Let the kids have as much sugar as they want'

This list written by US parents has since gone viral

Elderly man 'riding scooter along highway' on Fraser Coast

Police received a call from a concerned resident.

SPOOKY RIDE: Toowoomba set to get city ghost tour

A ghost tour could be coming to Toowoomba.

Be very afraid Toowoomba – you could be getting your own ghost tour

'Randy' the dog stolen by owner who is now in watch-house

RANDY TIMES: A dog named Randy was stolen this morning from the Ipswich pound by it owner, who has been charged.

Woman charged after pinching 'chihuahua on steroids' from pound

Anthony LaPaglia steps out with new fiancee

Screen legend Anthony LaPaglia has confirmed his engagement to his much younger girlfriend, Alexandra Henkel

Ronan Keating a dad for fourth time

Ronan Keating and Storm Keating.

Bouncing baby boy for Boyzone star

Lion King remake well under way

Seth Rogen.

More Lion King remake cast members revealed

Splendour auctions VIP passes for flood appeal

Crowd at Splendour in the Grass 2016.  Photo Marc Stapelberg / The Northern Star

Each pass will have a reserve price of $500

The pic that could cost Khloe Kardashian $200k

Khloe Kardashian has admitted she "loves" watching porn, but doesn't think her family are famous purely because of her sister Kim Kardashian West's sex tape.

Khloe Kardashian has been slapped with a $A200,750 lawsuit

Silence of the Lambs director Jonathan Demme dies

Director Jonathan Demme, 73, has died of cancer. He is pictured here attending the premiere of "Song One" in New York.

TRIBUTES have poured in for the Oscar-winning director.