Brisbane, Gold Coast airports hit by Border Force strikes

Extensive rolling stoppages to start today

Telstra business woman finalist

USQ boss nominated for top award

Hospital emergency: Thousands clog ED with minor issues

EMERGENCY CALL: Ipswich Hospital's emergency department has been swamped in the past 12 months by people presenting with very minor issues.

Residents need to stop presenting with only minor treatment issues

What you most want to see in the CBD

Reids Department Store, corner Brisbane and Bell Streets, Ipswich, early 1980s.

Here's what you said on Facebook

Investors out-bid first-home buyers in booming market

Housing generic.

Ipswich's housing market is putting more cash into sellers’ pockets

OPINION: Local retailers deserve our support

Is the cheap bargain at the local hall really a good buy?

Are quick-sale visiting merchants good for local businesses?

Greens accuse Macfarlane of breaching code of conduct

Ian Macfarlane and Larissa Waters are at loggerheads over Mr Macfarlane's appointment to the Queensland Resources Council.

'We urgently need legislated ethical standards for ministers'

Oil prices up as Saudis move

Oil staged a minor rally on hopes of a Saudi-led accord

Strawberry farm to shut for good after today

Ballantyne's Strawberry Farm, co-owner Margaret Ballantyne

Strawberry farm set to close

Ian Macfarlane gets $500,000 boost to income

Ian Macfarlane will reportedly pocked $500,000 a year for his job as chief executive officer of the Queensland Resources Council.

Appointment comes after a rocky period for the former minister

$40million hotel, shops development project for Mackay

Mt Pleasant hotel and retirement accommodation, proposed at 194-202 Malcomson St.

$40m development to take Mackay to 'the next level'

Death to the 9 to 5 work day

The 9-to-5 schedule doesn't conform to most people's lives or workflows.

She gets to work whenever she wants and leaves whenever she wants

LETTER: Ipswich Hospital praised for outstanding service

A special thanks to nurse Pat - love you and all the caring staff.

LETTER: Time to give Muslims a fair go in our letters

Muslim Woman pray and Beautiful background.

I am at a loss to understand how Muslims are holding us ransom

LETTER: Bats were there before development

Bats on their nightly eat and feast mission.

Who allowed development in an area where the bats live?

What's the real reason Palaszczuk said no to Struggle Sreet?

Queensland Premier Annastasia Palaszczuk arrives at the Australian Labor Party 2016 federal election campaign launch, at the Joan Sutherland performing arts centre, in Penrith, Western Sydney, Sunday, June 19, 2016.

Why is Palaszczuk scared of Struggle Street filming in Inala?

'Silly politics' ruining CQ's once-in-a-generation projects

FUNDING: Rookwood Weir is expected to be backed in an announcement by Prime Minister and the Deputy Prime Minister. INSET: MP Michelle Landry tours the site with Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce.

MAJOR Central Queensland projects are held up by stubborn governing.

Fluoride vote could see more kids hospitalised: doctor

Paediatrician Michael Williams said he had noticed an improvement in children's dental health since fluoride was introduced to Mackay's water supply in 2009.

Paediatrician speaks out against council's vote to remove fluoride

QLD teenage girls plot to kill girl they met online

The girls also had length of rope

'Obsessed' baker charged with stabbing mum, seeks bail

Jason Wayne Greatbatch, now 36, from South Australia, arrives at Mackay airport with detectives. He is facing charges including attempted murder for an attack on Teagan Moore at Kuttabul.

The defendant is also charged with stalking and assault.

Jury to decide verdicts in Wayne Dover death case

Wayne Dover

Jury deliberates verdicts in Wayne Dover death case

Window smashed to free baby trapped in car

The scene at the Hooper Centre, September 28.

Queensland Ambulance Service are assessing the child

Puppy’s ruff trot as besotted pig’s sexy moves become a boar

Love is great for Nigella.

Meet Nigella the pig and Sebastian the eight-month-old great Dane.

Max Walker dies aged 68

Australian cricket legend Max Walker has died aged 68.

Max Walker dies aged 68.

Man cleared over Coast nightclub death

Wayne Dover died shortly after three men allegedly bashed him on November 30, 2013, outside the Factory nightclub in Maroochydore.

'Drunk, aggressive' Wayne Dover 'punched' alleged killer.

Jogging Tom Hanks crashes wedding in Central Park

Tom Hanks stopped for a selfie with this bride and groom

Four simple ways to spring-clean your diet

Your mum was right: Eat your vegetables

Why a beautiful woman decided to end her life

Jules Hunter committed suicide after a long battle with MS and a rare condition that left her in constant agony.

Why a beautful woman chose to end her life.

Environmentalists fume at court after losing

Brisbane Supreme and District Courts

ENVIRONMENTALISTS dub court judgment against them 'ridiculous'

Timor wins challenge over $40 billion oil and gas deposits

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The Federal Government has accepted the international court ruling

France vows to close refugee 'Jungle'

View of the makeshift camp in Calais, northern France, Monday, Sept. 26, 2016. The migrant camp in Calais must be fully dismantled by the end of the year, French President Francois Hollande said Monday in an attempt to highlight the Socialist government's efforts to tackle the issue ahead of next year's presidential election. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

Hollande has voewd to dismantle the ad hoc camp

Ethanol fuel 'safe' for most cars

A man pumps petrol at a service station in Melbourne, Monday, Aug. 27, 2012. (AAP Image/Julian Smith) NO ARCHIVING

The RACQ is urging motorists to choose the ethanol fuels

10.5m long snake found on construction site

Workers have found a giant snake measuring 10.5 metres long

How this Baza bird survived being hit by a car

RECOVERING: WIRES rescued a Pacific Baza hit by a car.

The Pacific Baza suffered a head injury and heavy concussion

Nine males, one female; divers watch turtles get frisky

Mating season ends this month.

One female, nine males, this is all part of nature for turtles

Harambe is not a patronus, sadly

Harambe is not a Patronus, JK Rowling has been forced to clarify

Need help deciding? See our top 10 old-fashioned baby names

Our top 10 old-fashioned baby names.

Are you having trouble choosing a baby name?

Katy Perry gets naked to encourage people to vote

Katy Perry in Funny Or Die sketch

Katy Perry has stripped naked for a comedy video

MOVIE REVIEW: Storks delivers family fun

A scene from the movie Storks.

ANIMATION can be hit or miss but when it hits, it hits hard.

Nick 'the snake' to call the shots on Survivor jury

Australian Survivor contestant Nick Iadanza.

LATEST evictee is out of the game but will still have a say.

Naomi Watts and Liev Schreiber split

Naomi Watts and Liev Schreiber

Naomi Watts and Liev Schreiber have split after 11 years together.

Why Chris Hemsworth was spotted wearing nail polish

RED CARPET: Do you think Chris Hemsworth is the typical unpolished but well-natured Aussie bloke?

He's now officially the best bloke in Australia