Queensland News

Wed 24 Oct 2018

Logging truck roll-over blocks lane of busy CQ highway

Logging truck roll-over blocks lane of busy CQ highway

QPS are on scene conduction traffic controls after the crash around 11am.

Queensland racing strike confirmed

premium_icon Queensland racing strike confirmed

PLANNED strike action for TAB racing in Queensland this Saturday is assured, as the spat between the industry alliance and the State Government continues.

Broncos legends: ‘It’s Kevvie’s time’

premium_icon Broncos legends: ‘It’s Kevvie’s time’

THE wait is almost over, the Broncos are scheduled to rubberstamp the successor to the departing Wayne Bennett — and some former greats know who they want.

Heatwave conditions on the way

Heatwave conditions on the way

PARTS of Queensland are set to endure heatwave conditions for the next week as temperatures climb to 43C in some towns.

Security guard assaulted with a pair of boots

Security guard assaulted with a pair of boots

THE man had been asked to leave a Ballina shopping centre when the alleged assault occurred.

Six hospitalised after car hits cow near Camilla

premium_icon Six hospitalised after car hits cow near Camilla

Two adults and four children taken to hospital in stable conditions

Planet protector: Young girl picks up 1000 straws

Planet protector: Young girl picks up 1000 straws

BUNDY'S littlest wildlife warrior won't let straws hurt the beloved turtles.

'Amazing to see': Fisherman films huge sharks savaging whale

'Amazing to see': Fisherman films huge sharks savaging whale

Warana fisherman and Brisbane firefighter Ashley Symonds says he's never seen anything like the feeding frenzy he spotted a few kilometres off Coast beaches.

Nerf Gun bullet nearly kills cat

premium_icon Nerf Gun bullet nearly kills cat

The RSPCA staff have since named her Nerfy.

Love of RAAF puppies takes Ipswich handler around the world

Love of RAAF puppies takes Ipswich handler around the world

SHE'S now posted to the breeding program of RAAF Security and Fire School.

REVEALED: New vision for Ipswich CBD eyesore

premium_icon REVEALED: New vision for Ipswich CBD eyesore

The once bustling area was boarded up soon after it was inundated in the 2011 floods.

One of the last Rats of Tobruk dies aged 101

premium_icon One of the last Rats of Tobruk dies aged 101

Tributes flow for Allan Skerman whose long life was well lived on many fronts

Business fined after man crushed to death

premium_icon Business fined after man crushed to death

IN the aftermath of a shocking death a Townsville business is set to be fined hundreds of thousands of dollars for failing to provide a safe work environment.

‘Traumatic time’: Injuries suggest violent death

premium_icon ‘Traumatic time’: Injuries suggest violent death

TOYAH Cordingley had ‘visible’ and ‘violent’ injuries to her body, police sources say, as detectives continue desperate hunt for her brutal killer.

How southeast will become a model metropolis

premium_icon How southeast will become a model metropolis

CONGESTION-busting transport, world-leading digital infrastructure and industry hubs will be key elements of a bid to make SEQ a model metropolis.

GoFundMe to refund on ‘sham’ campaigns

premium_icon GoFundMe to refund on ‘sham’ campaigns

GULLIBLE donors deceived into funding sham crowd-funding projects will get their money back under new regulations to be announced today by GoFundMe.

Young boy injured in motorbike hit and run

Young boy injured in motorbike hit and run

POLICE are hunting for witnesses after a young child was injured in a shocking hit and run on a pedestrian crossing.

Lawyers involved in ‘illegal’ practice

premium_icon Lawyers involved in ‘illegal’ practice

LAWYERS have been involved in supporting a Queensland methamphetamine and marijuana trafficking network, a report has revealed.

Dire warning for construction industry

premium_icon Dire warning for construction industry

MORE building companies are set to go broke in Qld amid toughening conditions in the sector, according to the boss of the state’s largest construction company.

Floating penthouses attract international interest

Floating penthouses attract international interest

TWO luxury superyachts are expected to attract plenty of international attention when they go under the hammer tomorrow.

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