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Plastic bag ban? What ban?

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The Heart of Man review: Raw stories worth telling

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Indie Armstrong's family 'overwhelmed' by flood of support

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Toxic smoke bomb explosion forces Qld resort evacuation

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Paraplegic motorcross champion determined to ride again

Paraplegic motorcross champion determined to ride again

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Surf club changes dress code over sexism complaints

Surf club changes dress code over sexism complaints

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Pain no barrier to Kirra conquest for Wilson

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Tragic love story: Couple with MS reach for last hope

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Janita's youth mental health movement

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NZ sevens rugby team training at Coolum from today

NZ sevens rugby team training at Coolum from today

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'It was huge': Big cat sighted in Sunshine Coast hinterland

"It was lean and muscular. It was quite beautiful"

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Terrified teens miraculously escape injury in crash

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Major Coast school placed into lockdown

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SHOCKING: Dad slams 4-year-old girl into pole

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World tour leader optimistic despite exit at Bells Beach

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Wilson's good form continues as second event of tour starts

He won his round one heat with a last-minute wave.

A battle of the lifesavers

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    Back seat rally driver with a cause

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    Woman escapes house fire overnight, man charged with arson

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    Boyfriend jailed for stabbing pregnant partner

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    Man uses 'firearm' in Springfield bottle shop robbery

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    Winter is still giving us the chills

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    Cane growers set to buy back Mackay Sugar mill

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      The change that made these sharks attack

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      Drivers slugged when renewing insurance

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