USQ celebrates NAIDOC Week

NAIDOC Week celebrations at USQ. The Kooma-Didgeri Aboriginal Dance Troupe

NAIDOC public lecture and lunch at USQ Springfield

Healing trauma through fashion

Springfield stylist, Ada Solly with Saylor and Saige owner, Sarah Franklin who will host an accessory workshop next month.

Springfield stylist on a mission to help others through fashion

Charity golf day helping local families

Pastor Phil Cutcliffe and Mark Winter are hosting a charity golf day to raise money for local charities.

Registrations for annual Charity Golf Day now open

WORLD-FIRST: Ipswich business turning jam, syrup into power

Food supply business leading the way in global anaerobic membrane bioreactor technology.

Thorburn committed to stand trial over murder of Tialeigh

Tiahleigh Palmer’s body was found on the banks of a northern Gold Coast river in 2015.

Thorburn committed to stand trial over murder of Tiahleigh Palmer.

Postcode change for Spring Mountain

Spring Mountain will change its postcode from 4124 to 4300 as of July 1.

Changes to the postcode take effect from July 1

Bill Shorten: 'I'll reverse penalty rate cuts'

Mr Shorten made the promise on Tuesday night.

Pre-schoolers can use smartphones but can't tie shoes

About 19 per cent of children aged two to five can use a smartphone

Prison sewerage worker caught with cannabis, loses job

INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT: A section of the poly sewerage pipe being laid between the Tallon Bridge pump station and the Bourbong Street pump station.
Photo: Mike Knott / NewsMail

Ipswich man found with bong made from an empty gold fish food tin

Eight odd things stolen from Ipswich properties this week

Attempted breakins at a string of shops in Main St. Pialba. One of the locks to a storage room that didn't withstand the break ins.
Photo: Alistair Brightman / Fraser Coast Chronicle

Pram and bottle of fizzy drink among things taken

COMMENT: Why we love our race day

It's that knack to be something to everyone that makes it a winner.

Ipswich cup by the numbers

The Ipswich Cup crowd will consume 231,000 beverages.

Some of these might surprise you!

Thomas and Friends set to warm up winter school holidays

Day out with Thomas runs from 24 June to 9 July.

The world-famous blue locomotive on show from 24 June to 9 July.

Things to do this weekend

DON'T MISS: Legends of League game at North Ipswich Reserve.

What's on in Ipswich

Hot new VW Polo GTI boosts engine size and power

A new 2.0-litre turbo engine good for 147kW will find its way into the next generation Polo GTI hot hatch

Caffeine and obesity link will make you order a double

It is thought to target the 'lazy' part of an obese person's brain.

Mum's very real advice about desperation to lose baby weight

Kimmy with her two children, who she now incorporates into her workouts. Image: Supplied

Advice for new mums who hope their body will just “bounce back”

Dads refusing to use leave to care for sick kids

Mums picking up the slack when it comes to looking after sick kids

‘Watermelon dresses’: the bizarre new social media craze

There is nothing seedy about these very sweet pictures

One Nation vows to fund school chaplaincy programs

Anzac service at St Mary's College.

Party says chappies are important

Unfinished game raises over $130 million in sales

A video game that puts 100 players into a violent battle royal has already sold more than four million copies and it isn’t even close to polished

Adele concert tours are no more: Star quits life on the road

After a mammoth world tour, Adele hints she may never hit the road again.

Adele’s heartbreaking note to fans on final night of world tour.

MOVIE REVIEW: The House wins for Ferrell

Jason Mantzoukas, Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler in a scene from The House.

Will Ferrell finally crank outs a decent comedy after two duds.

MOVIE REVIEW: Diary of a Wimpy Kid — The Long Haul

Jason Drucker in a scene from the movie Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul.

Latest film presses button on too many toilet gags.

Aly defends support for Richmond player banned for striking

Aly defends character reference for banned footballer Houli

No filter on talk in everyday Aussie workplaces

Hairdressers Nikki and Kathy star in Common Sense, the new TV series from the makers of Gogglebox.

Common Sense is like eavesdropping on water-cooler talk.

What's on the big screen this week

Jason Mantzoukas, Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler in a scene from The House.

WILL Ferrell and Amy Poehler play two naughty parents in The House.