"THEY love you. They're like dogs... You walk into the chicken coop and they all come running because they think you're loaded with food."
He weighed 135kg at his heaviest.
TOOWOOMBA mum gave birth to niece to give sister chance to be a mum
Nearly 180,000 additional Toyotas need airbag fixes
V6 AWD and petrol and diesel four-cylinders for new Commodore
Ultimate whale encounter captured by Coffs local Brett Vercoe.
For children the news may be even more shocking.
Diets high in refined sugar and saturated fat hit brain function
We took to the streets to ask how important it is for mums to have 'me time'.
WOMAN who are over 40 may have healthier babies if they use IVF
Brissie mum celebrates early birth of baby girl.
It's a myth that private schools provide better education, he said.
What a smart idea
Letter from Australian preschool divides parents online
DO you want someone to love, or someone to depend on?
BIG flathead, some bream and blackfish turning up on the ends of our fishing lines herald the beginning of another summer fishing season.
Numerous charities have benefited from not-for-profit fishing tackle
Bowles family bout in battle of the bass
Cliffe's titanic tuna talk of the town as big fish on the bite
Damian Cliffe will be well fed after landing a beauty.
Several reports of fish up to 7kg as weather warms the grounds
The boat sunk within 20 seconds of hitting a whale off Evans Head
WINE sommelier Max Crus serves up a few fruit-driven delights to help remove the unsavoury imagery of gourmet dunnies.
Eating well is not just for the well-to-do.
Try your hand at a baked rhubarb compote
MERLOT can be much derided.
The warmer weather calls for a cool salad
E-tag technology to hit Hungry Jack's
Changes in our diet can rapidly change the gut microbiota
WANT to train the next Winx? Here's the perfect property to get it done.
How to de-clutter your house without throwing things out
How a few small purchases can completely change your decor
Photograph accidentally bought in garage sale
SPRING time in a garden centre is such an exciting time.
South American native seems to thrive in Grafton
The DIY mum says you can do anything with Google
The middle of spring is yet another wonderful time for gardeners
How to pick the right plants to get your garden perfect for spring
THIS is your last chance to win the ultimate green thumb’s holiday!
Holiday in tropical bliss and save 40% on this five-star Fijian escape from TravelOnline.
Chef shares one of the city's favourite recipes
Golden temples of Myanmar on show
Take advantage of savings on 2017 cruises
Deal for European adventure
A prestigious Malaysian resort offers special rates.
City of Light buzzes with activity
CATCH the award-winning country music artist in Grafton for a night of classics and new material.
Tom Cruise credits his success to Scientology
MEL Gibson's wartime drama opens in cinemas next week.
Entertainment hots up as Jacaranda fever strikes
ABBA have confirmed they are to reunite - in virtual reality form
Hugh Laurie and his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
Blake Lively throws husband Ryan Reynold's 40th birthday bash
TAKE a look at some of the glimpses of fashion's future on display at the Sunshine Coast Fashion Festival over the weekend.
Nine exercises that will have you ready for the beach in no time
Young woman undergoes three-day tattoo
Is this an end to a seemingly insurmountable fashion fail?
Teens strut runway to hook a flight to New York fashion.
A whole new set of exercises to help you get fit for summer
Complaints of accepting payments without supplying goods
A SINGLE mum and finance guru from Sydney is on a mission to teach people how easy it is to save a grand.
Because it's never too early to plan on making your life easier
This is the future of online shopping.
CQ women launch new retail website
It’s no surprise the NutriBullet is a gadget that has won my heart.
Why it's dumb to dump the junk
Samsung's latest fridge comes with a $7499 price tag
LIVING in inner-regional areas brings a wealth of blessings, but a new study suggests residents are also among Australia's most likely to develop cancer.
Stronger body could be best way to ward off Alzheimer's disease
Expert shares top tips for keeping fit with a family
A 16-year-old boy has been diagnosed with end stage kidney disease
Whiddon Grafton takes overe breakfast program
Strategy will also help airline save fuel
One dad's fight to treat his terminally ill girl with cannabis oil.
After the first time my eldest daughter left her hat at home and begged me in tears to go and get it. My heart hurt for her, after all she was only six!
GLADSTONE mum overwhelmed with relief.
Initially she thought he was just hungry and eating them himself
Young people actually keen to help out struggling families
Parents, families and supporters gather for Sands Australia walk.
Dazza dishes the dirt on his kids
"Stop using these products and dispose of any in your possession".
A SHOCKING new survey has revealed Back to School is a prime time for parents to cheat on their partners.
A ten-year-old is schooling everyone on unrequited crushes
Images and videos began to appear on porn sites and spread virally
Sydneysiders Andy and Craig faced more scrutiny than anyone else