Queensland News

Wed 16 Jun 2021

Brisbane woman slain in random stabbing attack after Tassie move

Premium Content Brisbane woman slain in random stabbing attack after Tassie...

A Queensland woman allegedly murdered by a prowler while staying with a friend just weeks after moving to Tasmania has been remembered in a heartbreaking tribute from...

‘Didn’t deserve to die like that’: Gutted family mourns

Premium Content ‘Didn’t deserve to die like that’: Gutted family mourns

The grief-stricken family of Sarah Brown has spoken of the talented, stunning and compassionate young woman who was found dead in Gympie bushland.

Tradies caught out in $1.3m collapse of firm

Premium Content Tradies caught out in $1.3m collapse of firm

A firm working in the construction sector for more than 10 years has gone into liquidation owing more than $1.3m adding to growing woes for the sector.

Drug importation charge never before heard in Queensland

Premium Content Drug importation charge never before heard in Queensland

A Sunshine Coast man has been charged with importing dried coca leaves to produce cocaine – believed to be the first allegations of this kind in Queensland.

Tragic 25-year twist in crash death of beloved grandfather

Premium Content Tragic 25-year twist in crash death of beloved grandfather

Six siblings who lost their mother in a car crash 25 years ago are now grieving the loss of their dad who was killed in a crash with a train.

Freedom of speech fighter faces court on stalking charges

Premium Content Freedom of speech fighter faces court on stalking charges

An Ipswich freedom of speech advocate remains in custody as he defends charges that he stalked police and a court official.

Man crushed by forklift in workplace incident

Premium Content Man crushed by forklift in workplace incident

Emergency services have been called to a serious workplace incident at a southern Cairns suburb involving a forklift.

Police say CCTV caught alleged arsonist in the act

Premium Content Police say CCTV caught alleged arsonist in the act

Police allege a man accused of starting three fires in three weeks in an affluent Brisbane suburb was filmed starting one of the blazes.

‘Quite odd’: Car stood out on night of club firebombing

Premium Content ‘Quite odd’: Car stood out on night of club firebombing

Witnesses at the Whiskey Au Go Go inquest who were at the club the night it was firebombed have struggled to recall details of the evening.

WATCH: Woman falls 70m down cliff after car plunges off road

Premium Content WATCH: Woman falls 70m down cliff after car plunges off road

A woman has fallen more than 70 metres down a cliff when her car rolled and plunged off a Gold Coast hinterland road.

Dad’s plea as trolls attack: ‘Your son deserved to die’

Premium Content Dad’s plea as trolls attack: ‘Your son deserved to die’

Trolls have launched a sickening attack on the family of a 13-year-old Bowen boy, killed when the stolen car he was driving crashed last week.

Cops yet to question border busting Covid-19 couple

Premium Content Cops yet to question border busting Covid-19 couple

Cops are still investigating whether any laws were broken by the couple who drove through regional NSW and to the Sunshine Coast while infected with Covid-19.

Man who raped woman in public toilet is free

Premium Content Man who raped woman in public toilet is free

A rapist who a judge claimed was “one impulse away” from reoffending has been released back into the community.

Patience needed on power investigation, says Energy Minister

Premium Content Patience needed on power investigation, says Energy Minister

CS Energy recently announced that forensic engineer Dr Sean Brady would lead an independent investigation and review of the incident at Unit C4.

Mackay teen bashes man with baseball bat over stolen bike

Premium Content Mackay teen bashes man with baseball bat over stolen bike

The victim had arrived at the teen’s house angry over a stolen bike, but the 17 year old unleashed ‘significant violence’ on the man.

Plan to help most vulnerable in housing crisis

Premium Content Plan to help most vulnerable in housing crisis

Construction will begin on more than 6000 homes over the next four years, as part of a $2.9 billion investment to address Queensland’s social housing crisis.

Premier: 'We can’t open borders until everyone’s vaccinated'

Premium Content Premier: 'We can’t open borders until everyone’s vaccinated'

Annastacia Palaszczuk says one thing has been missing in the “narrative” of the Covid-19 vaccine rollout.

$12b recovery: Surprise surplus on shaky ground

Premium Content $12b recovery: Surprise surplus on shaky ground

Treasurer Cameron Dick has been accused of employing accounting “trickery” to pay down Queensland’s ballooning total debt.

How Biloela family reacted to Perth move

Premium Content How Biloela family reacted to Perth move

Close friends and supporters of the Murugappan family have revealed how they responded to the news of their move to Perth following their removal from Biloela.

REVEALED: Where QLD’s 10 new schools will be located

Premium Content REVEALED: Where QLD’s 10 new schools will be located

The location of 10 new schools to open across the state by 2024 has been revealed as the Queensland Government announces a record $18.3bn education spend.

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