Print exhibition on show at new studio

COMMUNITY Print Makers of Murwillumbah are looking forward to a bright and productive future after moving into a studio at picturesque Stokers Siding.

Enjoying a timeless career of creating historic paintings

RICH IMAGINATION: Ralph with his 1991 drawing in the service tunnel of the Channel Tunnel, underneath the main tunnel.

Passion and stubbornness has kept the portrait painter going.

Deb draws on passion to celebrate milestone at Retreat

FUN AND LEARNING: Deb Gilmartin, left, with a student at a past McGregor Summer Arts Retreat, which she says is "a great community”.

Artist Deb Gilmartin is back at the McGregor Summer School.

Exhibition highlights life of Mao's Last Dancer

DANCE: Li Cunxin's life will be on show at this special exhibition.

Brisbane pays tribute to the dancer's influence as a artistic leader

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Cold brew venture heating up with plans to go global

A FUNKY Airlie Beach passion project is educating Australia on the benefits of cold brew coffee and is set to take on the world one bottle at a time.

Scrapping gender 'attack on Aussie way of life': MP

Sunshine Coast MP Ted O'Brien.

Facebook video warning of 'slippery slope' has 10,000 views

How Australia chucks a sickie

Taking a sickie is popular with Australians.

ALMOST half of us are chucking a sickie when we take sick leave

What Australia will look like in 2049

A “smart wardrobe” with scrolling digital display that tells you what to wear is just one of the cool predictions for 2049.

THE Australia we know and love today will look very different

Multi-million dollar facelift for Empire Theatre in 2018

Cr Geoff McDonald (left) and Empire Theatres chairman Andrew Wielandt are excited to see the theatre undergo internal refurbishments in the New Year.

'Jewel in the crown' of city's entertainment scene to get facelift

Pop-Up Art Shop a first for the Fraser Coast

Fraser Coast Artist Karen M. Andersen at work in her studio

Artists will have a wide variety of artwork available to purchase

PHOTOS: Gladstone woman's giant nativity scene

Yarineth Luna, who moved to Gladstone from Panama, has built a nativity scene the size of a train set, as per South American Christmas tradition.

Panamanian woman celebrates her roots with a huge nativity scene.

Books: Be captured by the Anatomy of a Scandal

SARAH Vaughan's new book, Anatomy of a Scandal is a disarming, provocative psychological drama which explores the extent to which our demons still haunt us.

Books: A sensational crime in The Chalk Man

BOOKS: Get ready to enjoy reading the next global crime thriller sensation.

Looking back, it all started on the day of the fair...

Bird is the word for popular aviary magazine on the Coast

Australian BirdKeeper magazine editor Sheryll Steele-Boyce sources knowledge from experts around the world for the publication, which is celebrating its 30th birthday.

The Australian BirdKeeper magazine is celebrating its 30th year.

A touching story of being sandwiched between generations

BOOKS: Stella and Margie author, Glenna Thomson.

An honest, but not sentimental look at two women's lives.

What's on the small screen this week

GEORGIE Gardner returns to the Today show and Ten celebrates Australia Day.

First look at Zac Efron as infamous serial killer

Zac Efron stars as serial killer Ted Bundy in new movie Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile. Picture: Christian Gilles

Efron plays Ted Bundy in the highly-anticipated new thriller.

Summer Bay’s 15 biggest breakout stars

Chris Hemsworth is now officially a 'Big Name' in Hollywood, but before that he was Home and Away's dreamy, sun-kissed character Kim Hyde. Pictures: Supplied

A long line-up of Tinsel Town’s biggest names began on Home and Away

Eye-watering cost of Big Little Lies season 2

Big Little Lies season two has been confirmed - but at a huge cost.

IT TOOK a long time to lock in a second season of the hit TV series.

James Corden falls in love with sexy Aussie kangaroo

James Corden has fallen for a hot kangaroo.

TALK show host couldn’t get over how “hot” the animal is.

Bake Off's back for more layer cakes and one liners

Great Australian Bake Off hosts Mel Buttle and Claire Hooper.

MEL Buttle and Claire Hooper talk sneaky tastes and hot cross puns.

What's on the big screen this week

Guy Pearce and Kylie Minogue in a scene from the movie Swinging Safari.

AUSSIE comedy goes back to the '70s and an awards favourite debuts.