State of Origin: Why Maroons are wrong to target Hayne

QUEENSLAND began the week by snubbing the world’s best fullback, Billy Slater.

Eight fines issued over illegal beach 4WDing

There's no such thing as a walk along Boambee Beach without walking in the 4WD tracks. - User Contributed

Police have cracked down on people driving on our beaches

Former sushi operator fined over exploitation of workers

Sushi Sushi is looking for staff for its Toowoomba store. Photos from Facebook.

"Deliberate and calculated" exploitation of young Korean workers

Pigs really fly at family festival

NOVELTY RACES: The racing pigs were a feature of  last Sunday's Alstonville Family Festival.

Alstonville's Main St was closed for the community festival

Juvenile girl caught drink driving with carload of people

Checks revealed that she did not hold a driver's licence

Shark nets to be removed early

Shark meshing nets

Trail nets have been in the water for almost six months

Hemp fan reaps what he sows

Stall assistant Bubaloo Fahy at the Hemp Foods Australia stall at Mullumbimby Farmers' Market. PHOTO: KATE O'NEILL

Businessman and campaigner celebrates legalisation of hemp as food

Chance to clean up for dragons

Ballina-on-Richmond Rotarian Col Lee with the washing machines and dryers for sale.

Whitegoods the key to fundraising drive

Matthias transported at age 13

Matthias Isaac Lewis in his later years. He drowned, aged 69, in 1885. PHOTO: ANCESTRY.COM

Convict made the most of his new life in Australia

Ten awesome things to do this week

Editor of  Express Examiner Susanna Freymark interviews Casino's 2015 Mr Beef Chad Taylor.

From Mr Beef in Casino to Byron Bay Rugby

LG G6 review: Dolby Vision HDR easy on eye

This is not the best smartphone on the market. But it is up there.

There are two types of boss, which is yours?

There are “managers” and then there are “leaders”.

This is real estate's billion-dollar man

Bob Wolff at AREC with John McGrath of McGrath Real Estate.

They don’t call him the “Billion dollar man” for nothing

The fast food war that created an Aussie empire

In a fast food fairytale, little guy Jack Cowin beat corporate giant Burger King.

How a fast food war helped one of Australia's best-known brands

Grazing company takes Toowoomba council to court

Grazing company fights council and gun club in court

WATCH: Rescuers talk fisherman's lucky escape from shark

"WHEN we got there he was indeed covered in blood and balancing on the gunwale of his five metre boat and our priority was to get him into our boat."

Highway in lockdown after crash kills three people

The scene of the crash about 30km south of Boggabilla in which three people died this morning.

Police appeal for witnesses to triple-fatal highway crash

Dear Margaret Court, this is what it's like to be gay

Tennis legend Margaret Court believes Australia should not have marriage equality because it does not align with her view of Christian and Bible values.

Why I live for a time when being gay is 'normal'

Fears woman, 62, will lose foot after motorbike crash

Several motorbikes were knocked over in a serious accident on the Pacific Hwy at Halfway Creek.

Westpac chopper called in after Pacific Hwy accident.

REVEALED: Coffs pubs make most 'violent' list

The Coffs Hotel and the Coast Hotel join a list of 15 NSW venues.

Two venues cop dishonourable mentions on State Government's list.

VIDEO: Truck crash on Pacific Highway

A truck is lifted out of a deep embankment on the side of the Pacific Highway on Friday, 26th May, 2017.

Significant delays after truck ploughs into table drain

UPDATE: Police arrest three teenage girls over school fire

Three girls, 15, are in custody over the Bellingen High School Fire in February.

UPDATE: Police arrest three teenage girls over high school fire

Testing the best in brangus

Pheasant Creek Brangus owner Brad Saunders will host the brangus field day this year. He has also entered cattle into the brangus carcase competition.

Carcase competition heats up as field day draws closer.

Flames reportedly engulf heavy machinery on worksite

Emergency services fight blaze in Neutral Bay. Picture: Channel 9

A gas leak on a work site has sparked a large fire.

Sam Armytage and Tom Cruise? Saaaaay what?

Apparently, the answer is no.

Margaret Court: The Project were 'disgusting' to me

“This is a Judeo-Christian nation.”

Dreamworld facing $300,000 lawsuit over 'nightmare' ride

Mr Benipal also wants $250 to pay for Panadol and Deep Heat

Parents lose three 'beautiful kids' in horror crash

Jack Pink and his younger sisters Marina and Destiny perished in the horror smash.

The cabin was ripped off the fuel carrier.

Pauline Hanson's plane story contradicted by leaked tapes

Pauline Hanson with the One Nation plane — complete with party logo and a caricature of Senator Hanson — flown by James Ashby.

Senator Hanson indicates developer Bill McNee donated the cash

Cheeky Schapelle Corby mocks media on Instagram

Schapelle Corby watches the media coverage from what appears to be a hotel room.

“Doing what they do best ... factual news reporting!!!”

I was Saudi billionaire's 'pleasure wife'

Jill Dodd has opened up about life as a Saudi billionaire’s pleasure wife. Picture: Stella Dodd/Simon and Schuster

“I won’t kiss you until you agree to this contract.”

10-year-old boy thrown from waterslide

The boy was spat out of the slide before he went over the edge.

Images show a 10-year-old boy being hurled across concrete

Man shoots and kills eight people in suicide-by-cop attempt

Officers arrest suspect Cory Godbolt on Sunday, May 28, 2017, following several fatal shootings Saturday in Lincoln County, Miss., officials said.

Man who killed eight people had planned to commit suicide by cop

Could Schapelle be heading for Gladstone?

Australian Schapelle Corby is escorted by Bali Police at the parole office in Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia, 27 May 2017.

Schapelle's mother teases her free daughter could be Gladstone bound

Millions laugh at angry Aussie pedestrian's karma

The dashcam video shows a car heading up Wyatt St in the city, and stopping at the lights to turn into Flinders St.

An enraged pedestrian who got a dose of instant karma

Student's foul-mouthed tantrum against teacher goes viral

A high school student has been caught on video subjecting his teacher to an angry, expletive-laden rant.

What did he expect was going to come out of his tantrum?

Man's amazing comeback from monster crisis

Pat O'Driscoll agents Penny Keating and Doug Webber sold 56 Agnes St, The Range at auction over the weekend.

NOT long ago, he sold his possessions to pay staff. Now he's back.

Stores are running out of Marvel discs and parents aren’t happy

This kids disc craze is just getting crazier

Man flamed after labelling Byron Bay single girls 'stuck up'

Single man flamed on social media after labelling Byron Bay women 'loopy'.

"Most of the girls here are ... very stuck up, or just not right.

Musical tribute to flood volunteers released

LISMORE songwriter Simon Thomas was moved by the kindness of strangers.

Karl Stefanovic's rant about Schapelle Corby 'a bit rich'

Karl Stefanovic is sick of hearing about Schapelle Corby.

Maybe he just wanted to make himself the story.

Six things you never knew about Men in Black

Mushu the pug

It's been 20 years since Men in Black first hit cinemas

10 strange stories behind famous sex scenes

Khaleesi and Khal Drogo in a steamy moment.

Every set has their own way of filming sex scenes

HBO spills new details on Game of Thrones’ final season

Game of Thrones’ eighth and final season will only have six episodes.

New details about what to expect from the eighth, final instalment.

Karl’s rant on Corby: ‘Made to look like idiots’

Karl Stefanovic is sick of hearing about Schapelle Corby.

Today co-host launched a tirade against Schapelle Corby media circus

Shot at the live shows slips through Sally's fingers

Sally Skelton and Bojesse Pigram pictured after their battle performance on The Voice.

Sunshine Coast singer's dramatic elimination from The Voice