'We almost drifted into it': Fishermen encounter tornado

FISHERMEN enjoying a day out off the Sunshine Coast were nearly caught up in what looked like a water tornado out at sea.

Sunny days bring on better fishing

WETTING A LINE: Rochelle Dudgeon of Murwillumbah   fishing on the Clarence River at Micalo Island on Saturday .

The Peninsula running hot with some nice blackfish

Queensland’s wettest towns? Not quite

Harry Anning, of Babinda, on set at Deeral, playing a fisherman in an ad for Samsung.

Samsung brings in rain machine for new TV ad

Young fisherman lands rare big barramundi catch

Lachlan Baker with a rare Brisbane River barramundi. Picture: Brisbane River Fishing/Facebook

“It was a tough fight, it took my line and ran quite hard."

WATCH: Huge crocodile spotted sunbaking near anglers

A huge crocodile was sighted in the Burdekin River at Groper Creek on May 13, 2017.

A crocodile has been spotted sunbaking, just metres from fishermen.

PHOTOS: You won't believe what was in this groper's belly

Burdekin fisherman Dallan Garvey pulled in a 60cm groper, only for it to vomit up something he definitely didn't have on his hook. The fish was released after this photo was snapped.

A FISHERMAN who reeled in a small groper got a shock.

Tagging game fish offers clues to climate change affects

Black marlin tagging data from the south-west Pacific region.

Could climate change be to blame for lack of marlin?

Cr Baker's 10-point plan to bring Diggers up to date

There has been unanimous support among Clarence Valley Councillors for a 10-point plan to regulate camping at Diggers Headland Reserve.

End of 'anything goes' era for Diggers campers

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The era of unregulated camping at popular headland is over

'It was pretty bloody lucky that his mate jumped in'

A man was rescued after he fell down an embankment on McDermotts Road at Calen overnight.

Fisherman fell about 10 metres down an embankment, saved by mate

'Bucket list' glamping destinations not to be missed

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Love nature but also love a few creature comforts?

Now here's a little caravanning secret worth sharing

GREY NOMADS: users are talking up how good the WikiCamps tool is for finding everything you need to know about your next road stop.

Don't leave home without it even if you only plan a weekend away.

Get the animal WOW factor into your next holiday

ANIMAL ENCOUNTERS: Sleep with the animals at Jamala Wildlife Lodge and Aquarium in Canberra.

BOOK into one of these animal encounters for a fab experience

Girl wakes to 2.5m snake coiled on arm while camping

She let out a muffled “help me”

BEACH RAGE: Calls for crackdown on illegal dune driving

FEELING "fairly bloody intimidated" was not what a Lennox Head fisherman expected from what was meant to be a relaxed afternoon of fishing at Seven Mile Beach.