Queensland News

Mon 9 Dec 2019

Green light for 2032 Olympic Games bid

premium_icon Green light for 2032 Olympic Games bid

Let the bid begin! Queensland will officially go for the 2032 Olympic Games with Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk finally saying the numbers stack up in favour of a...

Arrest made at anti-Adani protest

premium_icon Arrest made at anti-Adani protest

A woman has chained herself to a gate by her neck, and two others have locked onto machinery at two Adani sites

Pennington to reveal all in new book

premium_icon Pennington to reveal all in new book

Adrian Pennington has announced plans to write a book on “the good, bad and ugly” of 40 years in the sector.

BULLYING: Daughters ‘not safe’ at their school

premium_icon BULLYING: Daughters ‘not safe’ at their school

A protective older sibling acted as a human barricade when bullies came for her little sister. Their school's reaction has their mother furious.

END OF CRUSH: Mackay Sugar reveals $13m cash splash

premium_icon END OF CRUSH: Mackay Sugar reveals $13m cash splash

RESULTS: Racecourse, Farleigh and Marian mills finish 2019 crush.

'No secret, only good teaching' for top NAPLAN school

premium_icon 'No secret, only good teaching' for top NAPLAN school

The Whitsunday school which topped the NAPLAN results over the last five years has said there is no secret to good results, ‘only good teaching’.

Instant millionaire: ‘I feel like a totally new man’

premium_icon Instant millionaire: ‘I feel like a totally new man’

The search is over for a mystery Keno winner who scored $1.7 million on a single game last week and walked out without claiming it.

Extinction Rebellion back to cause more inner-city chaos

premium_icon Extinction Rebellion back to cause more inner-city chaos

Climate activist group Extinction Rebellion have two major protests planned this week. These are the locations they will target.

Woman airlifted after being hit by car while fighting fires

premium_icon Woman airlifted after being hit by car while fighting fires

RACQ Capricorn Rescue attends patient injured while protecting property from blaze

Man’s ‘missing teeth’ lead to vicious dog bowl assault

premium_icon Man’s ‘missing teeth’ lead to vicious dog bowl assault

The 67-year-old bystander told victim she ‘deserved’ vicious attack in front of her teenage son.

WATCH: Former council CEO tells all from behind bars

premium_icon WATCH: Former council CEO tells all from behind bars

Former CEO of Ipswich City Council Carl Wulff has spoken about the devastating impacts his actions have had on his family, finances and career

Panic as firework explodes outside Qld nightclub

premium_icon Panic as firework explodes outside Qld nightclub

Shocking security camera footage has captured the moment a firework went off in a crowd of revellers outside a popular Queensland nightclub.

Jetstar’s unusual new $309 flight

Jetstar’s unusual new $309 flight

It’s the country that’s been dubbed the ‘new Japan’, and flying there direct from Australia just became a whole lot cheaper.

Man charged following alleged McDonald's heist

premium_icon Man charged following alleged McDonald's heist

Police have charged a man following an alleged armed robbery at Glass House Mountains McDonald's at Coochin Creek last Thursday, December 5. See the CCTV.

12yo girl charged over stabbing

12yo girl charged over stabbing

A 12-year-old girl has been charged after two people were allegedly slashed with a knife in a busy Cairns store on the weekend.

Queensland union memberships drying up

premium_icon Queensland union memberships drying up

Thousands of Queenslanders are turning their backs on unions, with the militant CFMEU suffering the biggest loss in membership. CHECK OUT THE NUMBERS

Hellish 'mega-fire' flares as searing heat sets in

Hellish 'mega-fire' flares as searing heat sets in

Parts of Australia’s east coast and south face tough conditions again this week, with severe fire danger ratings and temperatures rocketing above 40C.

‘Ghost towns’ predicted if dairy fails

premium_icon ‘Ghost towns’ predicted if dairy fails

An industry on its knees is relying on a shake up to bring it back from the brink of collapse.

Man tried to set dog on fire, stabbed owner  – police

premium_icon Man tried to set dog on fire, stabbed owner – police

Police were called to the Brisbane home after reports a man had tried to set a dog on fire, prompting a search involving dozens of people.

Tough rugby star's tender proposal

Tough rugby star's tender proposal

Wedding bells were ringing at Jillaroos star Ali Brigginshaw’s 30th birthday bash as she surprised her girlfriend by popping the question.

Newer Older