What makes an ugly car? And can we still love them?

Story Published: 6 Jul 2016

The new Porsche Panamera replaces the roundly panned first generation GT car, but Iain Curry fights to defend the big...

Cars News, Motoring, Opinion, Porsche Panamera, Ugly Cars

Opinion: Driver Fatigue warnings proving their worth

Story Published: 2 Aug 2016

A night drive home while over-tired proved Fatigue Detection systems are smart and effective

Cars News, Driver Fatigue, Motoring, Opinion, Safe Driving, Safety

YOUR SAY: Cyclists must play their part on our roads

Story Published: 3 Nov 2015

THE PROBLEM with cyclists on the open road is the inevitable speed difference between bikes and cars, which is why bikes...

Cyclists, Factor, Opinion, Problem, Speed, Toowoomba, Your Say

10 tips about traveling overseas for first timers

Story Published: 23 May 2016

Friends and strangers have kindly shared their tips about overseas travel ahead of my first overseas adventure. Can you add...

Airports, Flights, Opinion, Overseas Travel, Planes, Travel

Strange politics: Bans on clapping? Finally, common sense!

Story Published: 23 Jul 2016

Thunderous cracks whistled past my head as I took cover from the screams puncturing the air, deafened and reduced to a...

Opinion, Politics, Satire, Strange Politics

Opinion: life's better with a driver's license

Story Published: 20 Mar 2016

Does owning a car still mean freedom to today's younger generation?

Android Auto, Apple Carplay, Cars News, Holden Spark, Motoring, Opinion, Road Trip, Young Drivers

EDITORIAL: Spare a thought for those less fortunate

Story Published: 8 Dec 2015

THREE weeks out from Christmas and you’re told you no longer have a job.

Adopt-A-Family, Christmas, Editorial, Mackay, Opinion

WATERCOOLER: Dump the Queen? Go dump yourselves!

Story Published: 5 Feb 2016

JOHNO'S SAY: I love the monarchy, I love the Queen and I especially love our flag. A bit of respect...

Blog, Editors Picks, Johno'S Say, Monarchy, Opinion, Republic Debate, Toowoomba

OPINION: Why I would not get a Southern Cross tattoo again

Story Published: 22 Jan 2016

In recent years I’ve watched in horror as a symbol I love so much has become a badge used to justify beliefs I just don’t...

Australia, Opinion, Southern Cross

SOAP BOX: The Aussie experiences no one warns you about

Story Published: 31 Mar 2016

MOST people know Australia is home to some of the most venomous creatures in the world, and when it comes to spiders and...

Australian Animals, Opinion, Soap Box

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