Queensland News

Mon 19 Nov 2018

What not to do with a sea snake

What not to do with a sea snake

A Queensland farmer has had possibly the most #Straya moment ever in his encounter with a highly venomous sea snake while holidaying on Fraser Island.

Politicians face local backlash against Adani's water use

premium_icon Politicians face local backlash against Adani's water use

They sought to explain the stringent oversight for the project.

Young teens caught in dramatic citizens arrest

premium_icon Young teens caught in dramatic citizens arrest

A BOY will face Children's Court after a group of anonymous vigilantes banded together and took the law into their own hands.

Mason inquest reopens: ‘Last shot at justice’

premium_icon Mason inquest reopens: ‘Last shot at justice’

THE sister of cold case murder victim Annette Mason is almost positive a new inquest into the notorious Toowoomba killing will produce crucial new evidence.

Police sniper on croc watch as divers search for evidence

premium_icon Police sniper on croc watch as divers search for evidence

A sharpshooter with a loaded high-powered rifle was keeping watch on the banks of a Cairns waterway while police divers search through the muck for evidence.

The property trend only Queenslanders are enjoying

The property trend only Queenslanders are enjoying

It’s a trend in new house construction that most other states and territories are reflecting — but not Queensland.

Sun 18 Nov 2018

Man critical after guest house stabbing

Man critical after guest house stabbing

A person has been arrested after a man received “significant” stab wounds to the stomach at a guest house in Brisbane’s south.

Dion’s journey from woman to man

Dion’s journey from woman to man

Dion Klein admits he probably never would have transitioned from a woman to a man had it not been for moving to Australia.

Dark side of Schoolies beach parties

Dark side of Schoolies beach parties

The beach parties are one of the best loved parts of Schoolies. But throw in thousands of drunken teens, organisers work hard to keep the concerts clean.

Nasty crash at intersection with New England Highway

Nasty crash at intersection with New England Highway

TWO patients taken to hospital after a crash on highway.

Queensland’s top 100 restaurants

premium_icon Queensland’s top 100 restaurants

Our team of reviewers travelled the length and breadth of Queensland to find places that excite, warm the heart and where diners will walk away feeling well fed.

Minister left hanging after LNP conference

premium_icon Minister left hanging after LNP conference

A SENIOR federal minister is the sole sitting Queensland MP yet to be formally re-endorsed by the LNP after its state council meeting.

Blokes don heels to support family violence victims

Blokes don heels to support family violence victims

Mackay community draws the line on violence

Four injured after car ploughs into tree

Four injured after car ploughs into tree

TWO airlifted after car hits tree on Southern Downs

Drug strategy to make Schoolies safer

premium_icon Drug strategy to make Schoolies safer

The nation’s top drug experts will make a personal plea to Queensland’s Health Minister to allow a program they say will save lives at Schoolies.

Road closed after motorcycle crash

Road closed after motorcycle crash

A motorbike rider is being taken to Sunshine Coast University Hospital with a suspected broken thighbone.

Bundy man's failed drone attempt to drop off drugs at prison

premium_icon Bundy man's failed drone attempt to drop off drugs at prison

A MAN and a woman's botched attempt to fly drugs and mobile phones into a Queensland jail using a drone has landed them prison sentences.

Sat 17 Nov 2018

RUNNING FOR COVER: Campground scatters as storm cell hits

RUNNING FOR COVER: Campground scatters as storm cell hits

The Bureau of Meteorology has just upgraded the threat level posed by a very dangerous storm cell currently battering the hinterland.

Waste levy increased under decision to delay start

premium_icon Waste levy increased under decision to delay start

Every year about 55 per cent of Qld waste is sent to landfill, enough to fill the Gabba 18 times

Shattered Coast man says ice killed his baby brother

premium_icon Shattered Coast man says ice killed his baby brother

The last thing Mitch Davies did for his little brother Kody was to stop him on the driveway and force him to empty his pockets.

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