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    Growing anger over 'destructive' Airbnb as listings spike

    Growing anger over 'destructive' Airbnb as listings spike

    Anger at the downside of online short stays grows

    WHAT DID WE DO?: South Africa’s mad at Australia just now

    WHAT DID WE DO?: South Africa’s mad at Australia just now

    A feud between South Africa and Australia is escalating

    Passion Pop selling for $60 a bottle

    Passion Pop selling for $60 a bottle

    “My inner 17-year-old was tempted to order the Passion Pop."

    Corals making cloud umbrellas to keep cool

    Corals making cloud umbrellas to keep cool

    Scientist analysed 15 years of data to reach astonishing conclusion.

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          PART 1: Learn the basics of surfing with Robbie and Carlene Sherwell, of XL Surfing Academy in this series aimed at getting you in the water.

          Surfing: Where to start when you don't know how

          Learn to surf online with Robbie and Carlene Sherwell

          AS THE Coast swelters through a second summer heatwave all most people want to do is cool off. Here are some fantastic options.

          VIDEO: Coast's best, secret freshwater swimming holes

          All most people want to do during the heatwave is cool off

          CONSIDERING the vast amount of stunning bushland that covers much of Australia, it is no wonder bushwalking has cemented itself as a popular pastime.

          Five of the best to places to bushwalk

          Popular pass time offers something for everyone

          PHOTOGRAPHER Warren Lynam offers some advice to people wanting to take an incredible lightning shot.

          Five things you need to know before taking a lightning photo

          Key tips from photographer Warren Lynam

          Tourism

            THIS Easter the Sunshine Coast was the second most popular destination in Queensland, but a different type of holiday is gaining speed as a must-do.

            Families swap overseas trips, cruises for new holiday type

            Different type of holiday gaining speed as a must-do for families

            There had been considerable rain a week or so before and there it was, lying tantalisingly within reach on the surface of the ground.

            'Find of a lifetime' in the Sapphire gemfields

            A Central Queensland resident kicks up a $30,000 gem.

            Room Motels Gatton is expanding its accommodation just a year after opening its doors

            Room to grow fast in Gatton

            New motel already expanding

            THE inaugural Big Skies Festival is less than six weeks away and will kick off with the renowned Dalby Picnic Races.

            House Rules stars head home for Big Skies Festival

            Luke and Cody Cook ambassadors for inaugural event