The Queensland Times reporter Andrew Korner. Photo: Rob Williams / The Queensland Times
The Queensland Times reporter Andrew Korner. Photo: Rob Williams / The Queensland Times Rob Williams

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Thanks for sticking with us. I hope the break, should you be getting one, helps you hit the reset button.

Andrew Korner

Editor, Queensland Times