Queensland News

Fri 19 Apr 2019

Deadly Irish riots suddenly erupt

Deadly Irish riots suddenly erupt

A major security operation is under way after violent riots broke out on the streets in Northern Ireland, with one woman dead.

Incredible video of boy’s bush rescue

Incredible video of boy’s bush rescue

This is the remarkable moment a young boy missing in dense bushland late at night is discovered by rescue crews.

Couple killed by tragic driving mistake

Couple killed by tragic driving mistake

Milly and Toby Savill were on holiday in Santorini when they tried to turn around their off-road buggy and made a horrible miscalculation.

Thu 18 Apr 2019

Charges loom for Prince crash victim

Charges loom for Prince crash victim

Emma Fairweather, the woman who suffered a broken arm after a traffic accident with Prince Philip, is now facing traffic charges.

Wed 17 Apr 2019

Clever idea saves stranded couple from croc infested area

Clever idea saves stranded couple from croc infested area

A YOUNG couple who became stranded in a national park were rescued after they came up with a clever plan to save themselves.

Deer kills man, seriously injures woman

Deer kills man, seriously injures woman

A man is dead and a woman has been left with horrific injuries after they were attacked by a deer in the north of Victoria this morning.

Tue 16 Apr 2019

Energy provider keen to update customers on govt concessions

Energy provider keen to update customers on govt concessions

OVER 50,000 Queensland households appear to be missing out on energy concessions and rebates available to them.

Punter’s miraculous $1.8 million windfall

Punter’s miraculous $1.8 million windfall

After having a premonition, this lucky punter placed a bet that came off big time as he created history with an astonishing payday.

Mon 15 Apr 2019

Outrage over ‘ridiculous’ jar of Vegemite

Outrage over ‘ridiculous’ jar of Vegemite

The jar of Vegemite looks just like the ones you see on the supermarket shelf but there is one very big difference.

New awareness drives increased calls to Elder Abuse Helpline

New awareness drives increased calls to Elder Abuse Helpline

CALLS to the Elder Abuse Helpline increased by more than 17 per cent during the 2017-18 financial year, with more than 1900 Queenslanders reporting elder abuse.

Sun 14 Apr 2019

Dutton ‘regrets’ disability comments

Dutton ‘regrets’ disability comments

Peter Dutton says he regrets accusing his Labor opponent of using her disability as an excuse.

Wed 10 Apr 2019

Gender now optional on Tassie birth certificates

Gender now optional on Tassie birth certificates

Tasmania has become the first Australian jurisdiction to make gender optional on birth certificates.

Mistake that ruined Crown Resorts $10 billion merger deal

Mistake that ruined Crown Resorts $10 billion merger deal

If you thought the $10 billion mistake was bad enough for James Packer, it makes his long-term ambition all that much harder.

NT joins Qld backing Kia, while NSW and Vic cops go premium

NT joins Qld backing Kia, while NSW and Vic cops go premium

Kia says ‘ingrained prejudice’ has held back fleet sales of its twin-turbo Stinger sedan.

Tue 9 Apr 2019

Vegas giant’s $10b bid for Crown Casino empire

Vegas giant’s $10b bid for Crown Casino empire

A Las Vegas resort empire has its eyes on Australian James Packer’s Crown Casino empire.

Mon 8 Apr 2019

Horror measles spike sparks major concern

Horror measles spike sparks major concern

Australia is facing one of its worst measles outbreaks, with more people already being diagnosed this year than for the whole of 2017.

Vegans chained to abattoir machinery as part of huge protest

Vegans chained to abattoir machinery as part of huge protest

A GROUP of about 20 animal advocates have entered the Carey Bros Abattoir near Warwick and chained themselves to equipment.

Thu 4 Apr 2019

Queensland mum of 16’s incredible list of chores

Queensland mum of 16’s incredible list of chores

LIFE isn’t easy when you’ve got 16 kids. This Toowoomba mother has come up with an ingenious solution to make the house run smoothly.

Wed 3 Apr 2019

Four best mates killed in horror crash

Four best mates killed in horror crash

A fourth man has tragically died in hospital four days after a horror crash that killed a group of teenage best mates in Queensland.

Mon 1 Apr 2019

Last chance to gain share of $100,000 funding

Last chance to gain share of $100,000 funding

Queensland Seniors Week provides opportunities to promote positive community attitudes towards older people and ageing.

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