Infinite intricacies woven into new art show

ARTIST Meaghan Shelton has woven themes of handicraft, femininity and tradition into her new show 'Intricate Infinite' at the Gympie Regional Gallery.

Cartoonist Mitch Cairns wins Archibald Prize

A portrait of Agatha Gothe-Snape has won the 2017 Archibald Prize for cartoonist Mitch Cairns.

Portrait of partner capture renowned art accolade.

DAY IN HISTORY: Aussie painter Margaret Olley dies

The late Australian art icon Margaret Olley inspired this year’s Archibald Prize winner.

Famed painter inspired two Archibald Prize winning paintings.

Grandmother immortalised in prize-winning artwork

Winning photographer Justine Varga and 2017 judge Dr Shaune Lakin with overall prizewinner, Maternal Lines.

Award-winning photographer pays homage to grandmother.

Local Partners

$315k study finds Coast stadium is in the right place

A $315,000 study has found the best place to have a stadium on the Sunshine Coast: where the current one already is.

Thousands of dollars up for grabs to liven Rocky riverbank

The Rockhampton Regional Council seek groups to liven up Quay St in a vibrant six-month calendar of events.

Exciting incentives for groups to create vibrant Quay St calendar

Private sector to turn Nambour into cultural hub

CHANGE: Currie Street, Nambour, looking north. Intersection of Howard Street visible in shot.

Education, student accommodation, bars and music all key to future

All the way from Aalborg to Australia

SCOUTS ABROAD: Danish Scouts Benedicte Sperling and Mathilde Søgaard have been staying in Warwick on exchange.

Danish Scouts pay visit to Australia

'I was racially profiled': Coast artist's airport nightmare

PEOPLES' CHOICE AWARD: Artist Jandamarra Cadd has been voted by the public as being most deserving of the prize.

SUNSHINE Coast artist Jandamarra Cadd has called the Austral

Culture coming to Gympie for one performance only

SINGSTARS: Natalie Christie Peluso (above) and Jason Barry-Smith (below) are two of the opera sensations booked for Opera In Springtime on September 9.

Break out the tux and dust off the ballgown

Artists to hit the stage for Childers Festival

LIVE LINE-UP: Mzaza will hit the stage at the Childers Festival next weekend, along with many other cultural performers.

Array of cultural performances on show next weekend

Reading to children helps to save an industry

GRANDPARENTS are saving the picture book industry in Australia.

BOOK REVIEW: The Art of the Natural Home

BOOKS: Discover home sustainability, natural products and mindfulness.

Learn about creating a natural home, a room-by-room.

BOOK REVIEW: James Patterson's Fifty Fifty

BOOKS: It's not easy being a good detective - when your brother's a serial killer.

SHE can save her brother, or the whole town.

Rethink retirement with the help from a friend

TAKING CONTROL: Joanna Maxwell with Ray Martin at the launch of her book, Rethink Your Career.

Take control of your working future with some practical tips.

What's on the big screen this week

TOM Cruise is flying high in Doug Liman's drug drama American Made.

Nicole's ready to bust out of Doctor Doctor's love triangle

Nicole da Silva stars in season two of Doctor Doctor.

New season gets a fresh injection of relationship dilemmas.

MOVIE REVIEW: Tom Cruise flying high again in drug drama

Tom Cruise plays pilot Barry Seal in the movie American Made.

FILM STAR delivers his best performance in some time.

What's on the small screen this week

Rob Collins and Jessica Marais in a scene from season two of The Wrong Girl.

JESSICA Marais returns in The Wrong Girl.

Big Bang Theory star spills details about Season 11

Mayim Bialik plays Amy Farrah Fowler on The Big Bang Theory.

MAYIM Bialik has shared some details about what fans can expect.

De Niro still a raging bull at 74

Robert De Niro

Two-time Oscar winner has starred in over 100 films.

John Eales finds peace with the haka

Inia Maxwell and John Eales in a scene from the documentary John Eales Reveals: The Haka.

Rugby legend is on a quest to learn about a sacred Maori tradition/