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    Shark bite victim urges tourists to come to FNQ

    premium_icon Shark bite victim urges tourists to come to FNQ

    Anika Craney and film crew urge visitors to continue visiting FNQ

    Exclusive XXXX island hideaway on the market

    premium_icon Exclusive XXXX island hideaway on the market

    Eco tourism resort Pumpkin Island on the market for $25 million

    New twist threatens to derail Qld’s Virgin bid

    premium_icon New twist threatens to derail Qld’s Virgin bid

    The state’s stake in Virgin Australia is under threat

    Foul-mouthed campaign cops backlash

    Foul-mouthed campaign cops backlash

    Do Not Visit Victoria campaign goes viral but cops criticism

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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

        Snake catcher Richie Gilbert has seen it all in more than 13 years on the job.

        premium_icon 10 common snakes and how to identify them

        Snake catcher Richie Gilbert has seen it all

        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

        Tourism

          More of southeast Queensland’s theme parks will welcome guests for the first time since March as the state’s coronavirus restrictions are eased.

          premium_icon Which theme parks are reopening today

          Coronavirus Qld: Gold Coast theme parks continue to reopen

          Tourist-starved businesses on North Stradbroke Island are up in arms after the two-week school holiday period in which the island’s five main caravan parks remained empty. SEE THE PICTURES.

          premium_icon Anger as Straddie campsites empty over holidays

          Tourist-starved businesses are up in arms

          A “substantial” number of travellers, included grey nomads towing caravans, have been turned around as they tried to cross the Queensland border before it reopened at noon.

          premium_icon Grey nomads sent packing at Qld border

          Qld borders: Grey nomads sent packing ahead of reopening

          Some 238,000 people have already filled out border passes and are poised and ready to start pouring into Queensland when we officially reopen from noon.

          premium_icon WELCOME BACK: 238,000 expected across Qld borders

          238,000 expected to pour through Qld borders