Pfeiffer's bucket load hooks monthly prize

The monhtly outing was held across the weekend of November 18-19, with anglers out on the water for almost a full 24-hour stretch.

Powell lands on biggest catch list with massive kingfish

KING CATCH: Iluka angler Justin Powell put in a massive fight to haul in this 15kg kingfish off the Clarence Coast last week. It was just one of many that Powell hauled in on a fishing trip with Yamba Fishing and Charters.

Warm water to bring surface fish for Christmas holidays.

Recent rains stir perch into action

PEARLER CATCH: In the Clarence Valley for a recent holiday Tamworth's Alan Johnson hooked this nice Pearl Perch while out on a fishing trip with the guys from Reel Time Charters.

Top catches across the region after rainfall runs off

'Could've nearly fit in its mouth': Massive marlin landed

STOKED: Sam Lacy caught the 360kg black marlin off the Cairns coast.

Fish weighed a whopping 360kg, stretched 4m long

Festive mackerel make a brief visit

TIGHT LINES: DEX reader Mischa Porter submitted this photo to our Facebook page and said "Shark Bay, having a fish with two good mates while throwin' back a cold one. Summer's coming. Keep ya eskies filled and if ya driving? Water and red cordial."

Warmer water makes for early appearance of shoals

Weather delivers mixed bag of wind

DINNER AND DESERT: It was a feed for the ages for these two blokes on a recent Yamba Fishing Charters trip landing a healthy mulloway and snapper on the lines.

Southerly interrupts offshore fishing but teraglin biting

Camp in luxury for less than $30 a week

NEW camping shop in Lismore has plenty of options for the whole family, as well as solo adventurers.

'Epidemic of hipsters': Carpark campers in firing line

Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service is considering shutting off access to the Noosa National Park carpark at night due to people illegal camping.

Illegal overnight stays frustrating park users

Cheap wine and a wet, wet tent

There are no photos of Damian Bathersby's new tent in the Gympie storm so here's a file photo of someone else's predicament after a different storm, somewhere else.

MEMORIES of the night Jimmy sang up a storm in Gympie.

Coast star launches All 4 Adventure TV show in America

OUTBACK ADVENTURE: All4Adventure TV show host Jason Andrews with his sidekick Simon, take on Australia.

YOU wouldn't believe what this Coast man does for a living

Sheep, cattle and campers

NEW IDEA: Tuckeroo Stud has welcomed guests through online platform Youcamp for about 12 months.

Youcamp is allowing farmers to generate income by welcoming guests

PHOTOS: Family's miracle escape as 4WD dangles over cliff

Emergency services work to save a family and their car and camper trailer from falling off the edge of a cliff.

“When we first turned up on scene we feared the worst"

Should illegal campers be fined? POLL RESULTS

Your thoughts on fining illegal campers have been collated.

There was a strong response to our poll on fining campers.

Why aren't all four-wheel drive owners doing this?

Sports utility vehicles are selling in unprecedented numbers ... but strangely most buyers never step off the bitumen.

UPDATE: Yeppoon teen dies in 4WD beach rollover

FATAL INCIDENT: A 16-year old female has died after a single vehicle rollover last night near Five Rocks.

Single-vehicle rollover at Five Rocks late last night

Bruce Hwy carnage after driver crosses onto wrong side road

Firefighters had to cut two people free from a sedan that was involved in a three-vehicle crash on the Bruce Hwy at Forest Glen.

Forensic Crash Unit investigating three-car crash

BEACH RAGE: Calls for crackdown on illegal dune driving

A resident, who didn't wish to be named, snapped one of the four-wheel drivers illegally traversing the dunes at Seven Mile Beach on Sunday, May 21.

"Unless this behaviour is stamped out, someone is going to get hurt"

Mercedes-Benz's premium ute hits Australian shores

PREMIUM CHOICE: Mercedes' striking new 4x4 double cab ute, due to go on sale here in 2018, does some Australian off-road testing before hitting our showrooms.

All-new Mercedes 4WD double-cab will go on sale next year