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ELDERLY COUPLE DIES AFTER DINGHY UPTURNS

A couple, aged 89 and 90, is found dead after setting off yesterday on a fishing trip in a south-east Queensland waterway on a windy day in choppy conditions.

'DEVASTATED' TEACHERS WATCH FIRE CONSUME HISTORIC DALBY SCHOOL

A fire has razed a number of buildings at Queensland's fourth oldest school, in Dalby west of Brisbane, with staff racing to the scene in the early hours of the morning and police saying the blaze may have been deliberately lit.

'NO-ONE CARES, MATE': BEING A WAR VETERAN AT 27

Chris May survived two missions to Afghanistan and being hit by an improvised explosive device. Then came the battle to fit back in to society.

ANZAC DAY IN QUEENSLAND 'AN OPPORTUNITY TO SAY THANK YOU'

Ex-service personnel from East Timor and India are marching in Brisbane's Anzac Day parade for the first time, with thousands of people from across the state turning out this morning to commemorate those who served the country and sacrificed their lives.

PARAMEDICS THREATENED WITH SYRINGE, KICKED, SPAT ON IN LATEST ASSAULTS

There have been three separate attacks on Queensland Ambulance Service officers on the Gold Coast in as many days, bringing the total number of assaults on paramedics across the state to more than 175 this year to date.

OUTBACK FILM CALLOUSED HEARTS DEALING WITH DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SHORTLISTED FOR PRIZE

The West End Film Festival has named Calloused Hearts, a short feature that deals with rural domestic violence, a finalist in its 2017 competition.

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City Information & Statistics

Gold Coast is a coastal city in the Australian state of Queensland, approximately 66 kilometres (41 mi) south-southeast of the state capital Brisbane and immediately north of the border with New South Wales. With a census-estimated 2016 population of 638,090, The Gold Coast is the sixth-largest city in Australia, making it the largest non-capital city, and the second-largest city in Queensland. The first settlement in what is now South East Queensland was as a penal colony at Redcliffe. The Gold Coast region remained largely uninhabited by Europeans until 1823 when explorer John Oxley landed at Mermaid Beach. The hinterland's red cedar supply attracted people to the area in the mid-19th century. Later in 1875, Southport was surveyed and established and grew a reputation as a secluded holiday destination for wealthy Brisbane residents. The Gold Coast region grew significantly... View More Information at Wikipedia

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