Presents for our brave personnel

CHEERFUL: US Contractor Mr Troy Petteway got into the Christmas spirit at Multi National Base - Tarin Kot, dressing up as Santas Claus, helping to hand out Christmas care packages from Australia and passing on holiday greetings to soldiers, sailors and airmen deployed to Uruzgan province, Afghanistan.

Christmas spirit spread to troops across the globe

Ongoing cheer and activities at Ripley Town Centre

Christmas activities at Ripley Town Centre.

Groups of roving entertainers to entertain shoppers

Free child minding at Ripley Town Centre these holidays

Christmas activities at Ripley Town Centre

Free child minding every Thursday and Friday this Christmas

Sunday, November 18

27°C Mostly sunny 17° - 27°

If there's one day it's worth visiting Maccas, this is it

GOOD CAUSE: McDonalds Riverlink restaurant manager Lauren Spencer, licensee David Kimmorley, crew trainer Amalie Honicke and operations manager Chris Kimmorley are getting excited for McHappy Day.

Chipping in on McHappy Day brings smiles for sick kids

Christmas disco to help less fortunate

FAMILY FUN: Dave Cullen from Pro Drive and Dodge and Rochelle Calloon are organising a Christmas fundraiser for struggling families.

Time to boogie for a good cause

Famous author to meet fans in Ipswich

Author Peter Fitzsimons will visit Ipswich.

Peter FitzSimons will attend two events in Ipswich

Experience thrill of London ballet

STUNNING: The Nutcracker, shown by London's Royal Opera House, will be shown on the big screen at Event Cinemas Indooroopilly on December 22, 23, 24.

World-class opera and ballet to be shown in cinemas

Enjoy Christmas cheer without the holiday stress

GOOD TIMES: Cr Kathy McLean, Anna Ratcliffe and Warwick McLean tout their ham wheel tickets at the 2017 Laidley Christmas Carnival.

The popular event will be held on November 30.

Dancers to showcase routines at Civic Centre

HEAD ALONG: Students from the Helen Clark School of Dancing will be performing at the Ipswich Civic Centre.

The Helen Clark School of Dancing's 2018 concert

‘Why I’ll show off my breasts if I want’

Jana Hocking is proud of her big boobs and is going to show them off — whether you like it or not.

Dion’s journey from woman to man

Dion Klein from the Gold Coast has opened up on his transition from woman to man.

Inside Dion Klein’s female-to-male transgender journey

Little boy’s gift to a stranger

Sebastian Symonds.

‘Seb changed a person’s life — this brings us so much pride’

Aussie mother risks execution for child murder

Lisa Cunningham - the Australian woman who could face execution of she is found guilty of murder. Picture: Sunday Night

Death row mum: ‘I’m shocked’

When life deals lemons, use the lemonade variety

Lemonade lemon trees are great for backyards as they produce lots of fruit.

Lemonade doesn't have the intense sourness of most other lemons.

A body hair print jumper? Now I've seen it all

There are things like this, that leave you scratching your head

Awakening Australia: 'Jesus freaks' descend on Melbourne

Some of the crowd at Marvel Stadium for the Awakening Australia crusade. Photo: Facebook

Life without Limbs author Nick Vujicic inspires others to share faith

‘I’ve gone through some stuff’

Today Showhost Karl Stefanovic has opened up ahead of his Mexican wedding to designer Jasmine Yarbrough, saying they they just want to be “getting on with...

Actor slashes neck in ‘death match’

David Arquette was worse for wear.

Match gone wrong leaves actor with slashed neck

‘Cover girl’ dreams of Karl’s overhaul


The outcome of Karl’s overhaul could come back to bite him

Why nobody likes John Travolta

John Travolta has suffered a litany of abuse allegations and attacks on the validity of his marriage. Picture: Robyn Beck

Despite his career, he's still a joke to almost everyone

Why Meghan’s skirts are getting shorter

Meghan’s fashion has changed, and it’s all because of her pregnancy. Picture: Yui Mok

The Duchess of Sussex’s hemlines are getting shorter

Sad reason Mel B lost $140 million

Mel B says she has lost her fortune. Picture: Robyn Beck

"I’m going to peel back the layers and tell it like it was"

Ex-Bachelorette stars speak out

Jarrod Woodgate cries during the Bachelorette finale with Sophie Monk. Picture: Channel 10

Some of the boys have had positive experiences. Some haven’t.