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    The pipes are calling traveller back

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    A country made in heaven

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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

            THE state government will make a final decision regarding the proposed resort development on Hummock Hill Island in a matter of months - instead of years.

            Minister fast tracks decision on $1.2b Hummock resort

            "This project means jobs for the region.”

            THE developer behind a $1.2 billion island resort on the city's doorstep is appealing  Gladstone Regional Council's rejection of its development application.

            $1.2b island resort developers appeal council rejection

            Hummock Hill Island resort developer lodges appeal.

            MORE details have emerged about the three bodies found at a world famous tourist attraction, highlighting the dark history of the famed beauty spot.

            Twist in mysterious cliff deaths

            Dark history of beautiful spot where hundreds have died

            THE Gladstone Development Board has thrown its support behind bolstering up the struggling coastal tourism towns Agnes Water and Seventeen Seventy.

            Group's push to transform Agnes and 1770

            Gladstone Development Board's ambitious vision for region.