History

Sat 10 Apr 2021

Philip’s extraordinary life in pictures

Philip’s extraordinary life in pictures

Prince Philip began as more of a refugee than a royal – and went on to live an extraordinary life spanning almost 100 years.

Fri 19 Feb 2021

Experts find 2000-year-old ‘doodle’

Experts find 2000-year-old ‘doodle’

Archaeologists have just uncovered proof that some of us have found doodles of doodles humorous for a very, very long time.

Tue 2 Feb 2021

‘Shocked’ Freemasons in battle to save historic home

Premium Content ‘Shocked’ Freemasons in battle to save historic home

A secret society is fighting to save its home of 130 years, saying the governing body in Brisbane listed a historic lodge for sale without consulting members.

Mon 14 Dec 2020

Rainforest nudist retreat in the works for Mackay

Premium Content Rainforest nudist retreat in the works for Mackay

A seasoned naturalist who first stripped off in the golden days says the haven is his ‘life’s work’.

Sun 8 Nov 2020

‘The best place’: What Surfers was like before high-rises

Premium Content ‘The best place’: What Surfers was like before high-rises

101-year-old Mary Browning grew up in a Surfers Paradise when it was still bush, wild horses roamed the beach and Jim Cavill was just getting started.

Fri 23 Oct 2020

‘Embarrassing’ AFL photo goes viral

‘Embarrassing’ AFL photo goes viral

It sounded like a dumb idea from the start and the end result has confirmed everyone’s worst suspicions about this grand final flop.

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