The cost of rehabilitating every hectare of land affected by mining in Queensland would top $8.7 billion.
UPDATE: THE Bureau of Meteorology has updated this afternoon's weather warning, saying heavy rain may lead to flash flooding, hail and winds.
TWO DECADES after his last attempt to have Australia ditch the monarchy and march ahead with its own head of state, Malcolm Turnbull is at it again.
"Plenty of Labor MPs voted yes against the views of their electorate. And now they're on record of..."