"Thanks Mangsaab, appreciate that."
"I reckon you're right. Thanks."
"What makes you say that? It looks like a dad and his child having a play in the bath to me."
"Interesting point. It could be time to stop children going to the beach or the pool too, in case..."
I didn't want the innocence of this photo to be tarnished by morons, by the quick-to-judge or by the pockets in our community who want to spread fear.
No noble hero, no golden-hearted rogue, is safe when Thrones author George RR Martin wields his scythe. But why must they die?
SUNSHINE coast locals from land and sea found Mooloolaba Spit the perfect place for a sunset dinner on Sunday.
EXCLUSIVE THE Federal Government is signalling it may abandon reforms to Australian shipping trumpeted by former deputy prime minister Warren Truss.
“We think that (border security) is in the hands of competent people. This example has shown it’s not the case.”
Owen Jacques is an award-winning investigative journalist from Mackay, now based on the Sunshine Coast as APN Australian Regional Media’s Online News Editor. He has a strong background reporting on politics, business and breaking news. Owen has also specialised in resources reporting, which included a successful campaign to fight 100% fly-in, fly-out mining in rural Queensland towns.