Netball begins season with jump in numbers

The Stanthorpe netball season has had a jump start with grading games ahead of next week's competition starts

GALLERY: JRL hosts first home game of season

Junior Rugby League Under-12s Stanthorpe Gremlins v Tenterfield at Sullivan Oval on Saturday, February 29, 2017.

Stanthorpe Junior Rugby League hosted the season's first home game

Get involved with the Youth Action Plan

Southern Downs Regional Council's Mayor and Councillors working with the Young Leaders on development of the 2016-17 Youth Action Plan.

Youths are being invited to have their say on the Youth Action Plan

GALLERY: Perfect weather as teams take to field

United v Inter Junior Colts at International Club on Saturday, February 29, 2017.

Teams were back on field today for the second game of the season

Huge success for opening night

Eva Rasmussen, Darlene Campbell, Bent Rasmussen and Walter Campbell at Art in the Mill on Friday, April 28, 2017.

The opening of Art in the Mill was held last night

Plant now for spring carrots

The Whistle Stop Community Garden is trialling a new screen product from Netpro.

Now is the perfect time to plant carrots for a spring crop

Netball chief tips numbers to grow

NEW SEASON: The Stanthorpe Netball Association will hold grading games on Saturday.

Stanthorpe netball season begins tomorrow

Art on show in Mill

GOOD WORK: Bent Rasmussen  will return to this year's Art in the Mill

Art in the Mill opens this eveing

Perfect side dish to eat with winter warmers

GET IT FRESH: Whole cauliflower will be on the menu at Stanthorpe's Seasonal Feast market.

Try out these local flavours at Stanthorpe's Seasonal Feast market

Retreat to a mindful space at Mallow Cottage

TIME OUT: Helen Ferrier will show participants how you can be mindful in many situations.

Meditate away the day in calming Granite Belt retreat

ANALYSIS: Can Amazon make it in Australia?

The Amazon.com homepage.

It is more than twice the size of Woolworths

Samsung launch: What's wrong with this picture?

This doesn't look like the launch day for one the biggest phone companies in the world.

What happened on launch day for Samsung?

Will this newcomer kill Rebel Sports?

JD Sports will stock Beyonce's activewear line, Ivy Park.

It's been dubbed the “Rebel killer”

Microsoft Surface Studio goes on sale in Australia

Microsoft Surface Studio

With a price tag of $4699, it's definitely aimed at the top end

Kids addicted to their mobiles? How to shut them down

Japanese company has come up with forceful solution

Jamworks' one year milestone celebrated

CELEBRATION TIME: Christine Hood and Steph Ingall celebrated Jamworks' first birthday on Sunday.

Jamworks has celebrated a big 12 months since opening its doors

Bad business, but good at it: court tells trafficker

BAD BUSINESS: A young man's drug trafficking career has ended in court.

Drug trafficker's tight business control brought him undone

Million dollar payout for Bundy mum's death

MISSING YOU: Rylee Ely hugs the photograph of her mother Rebecca back in 2012.

State compensates for Bundaberg Hospital's missed diagnosis

Emergency situation revoked after man arrested

Emergency declaration has been revoked after arrest

Life in jail for thug who murdered random passer-by

Jake Desmond Livingstone, 22, who was convicted with murdering Philip Quayle.

Murderer had only been released on parole two days earlier

'We always hoped we'd find them alive'

Stephen Ward leaves the Westpac Rescue Helicopter. Stephen and his Dad, John, were missing for three nights in Tasmania’s South-West wilderness before being rescued.

A dad and his son defied expectations to survive

Israeli teen suspected of hoax bomb threats to schools

Woree State School was one of nine Queensland schools to receive bomb threat hoax calls in one morning last year.

Teen also suspected of a series of global threats

Boy was allegedly taken from hospital by anti-vaxxer mum

An Amber Alert was issued for missing boy Chase Walker-Steven, who was found in Newcastle.

Young boy taken from hospital by anti-vaxxer parents

The two year old who smoked 40 cigarettes a day

Do you remember the two-year-old who was addicted to smoking?

Champion swimmer urges people to talk about endometriosis

Australian swimmer Emily Seebohm shared her experience with endometriosis as Endometriosis Australia's ambassador at the EndoMarch High Tea.

Emily Seebohm encourages people to talk

BIG READ: The pain that endures for endometriosis sufferers

Mab Graves had acute stage four endometriosis. In 2016, after Lupron chemotherapy failed, she had a radical hysterectomy.

Inside life with a little-understood disease

'Men can beat their wives as long as they don't cause injury'

A bleeding Anthony Mundine of Australia clashes with Charles Hatley of the USA, during the WBC Silver Super welterweight title bout, at the Melbourne Convention Centre in Melbourne, Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015. (AAP Image/Joe Castro) NO ARCHIVING EDITORIAL USE ONLY

Muslim boxer Anthony Mundine says men can beat their wives

Putting his body on the line to save the best in bull riding

PBR protection athlete Kerry Whitehouse puts his body on the line to protect bull riders in the arena.

Protection athlete says he is honoured for top job in PBR.

The $3 trillion consequence of a war with North Korea

North Korea launches four ballistic missiles by the Korean People's Army (KPA) during a military drill at an undisclosed location in North Korea.

There's an unmanageable consequence to a war with North Korea

"My scars don't define me" says girl, 12, scalped by ride

Elizabeth Gilreath before the accident that changed her life. Picture: Facebook

Lulu opens up about being scalped on a carnival ride

Shark spotter Adrien Dubosc killed by shark

A trained shark spotter has been mauled to death by one

Lovely selfie takes creepy turn

Witchcraft or photoshop? You decide.

At first glance it looks like just another sweet selfie

Albert, 4m pet crocodile, survives home inferno

50-year-old crocodile survives along with family

China releases poorly photoshopped naval image

China embarrassed over shockingly photoshopped naval image

'Snakurettor' problem shuts down Coast car

A snake found coiled up in Sunshine Coast car as it's about to go on the highway.

Record season of call-outs for snake catcher.

Woman swims with croc: 'VBs dared me to do it'

Innisfail woman Shae Pasetti with the small crocodile.

Facebook post has already attracted condemnation

Amber Heard's dog makes social media comeback

Amber Heard has finally let the dog out of the bag

Sam Thaiday stars in Broncos’ carpool karaoke

SAM Thaiday has stunned with his karaoke rendition of Celine Dion.

What's on the small screen this week

My Kitchen Rule's mother and daughter contestants Valerie and Courtney.

MY KITCHEN Rules grand finalists face off and Love Child returns.

Anthony LaPaglia steps out with new fiancee

Anthony LaPaglia.

Actor Anthony LaPaglia engaged to much younger girlfiend

Ronan Keating a dad for fourth time

Ronan Keating and Storm Keating.

Bouncing baby boy for Boyzone star

Lion King remake well under way

Seth Rogen.

More Lion King remake cast members revealed

Splendour auctions VIP passes for flood appeal

Crowd at Splendour in the Grass 2016.  Photo Marc Stapelberg / The Northern Star

Each pass will have a reserve price of $500