Queensland News

Sun 5 Jul 2020

Final nail in the coffin: Seibold must go

premium_icon Final nail in the coffin: Seibold must go

Anthony Seibold is surely a dead-man walking. Based on this latest debacle he must quit.

Pubs with no cheer: Regional icons on the brink

premium_icon Pubs with no cheer: Regional icons on the brink

They’re the heart and soul of Queensland’s embattled country towns, and our celebrated pubs are facing an existential crisis.

Toyah suspect still at large 622 days on

premium_icon Toyah suspect still at large 622 days on

Queensland police are yet to launch a formal hunt for a fugitive suspected of the brutal beach murder of Toyah Cordingley, 622 days after he fled Australia.

Details emerge about fatal shark attack victim

premium_icon Details emerge about fatal shark attack victim

The man killed in a devastating shark attack off Fraser Island this weekend was a 36-year-old Sunshine Coast man.

Sat 4 Jul 2020

‘Disgusting, weak’: Hanson and Thompson go nuclear

premium_icon ‘Disgusting, weak’: Hanson and Thompson go nuclear

One Nation leader Pauline Hanson and candidate for Thuringowa Troy Thompson have slammed the State Government and Aaron Harper in a passionate attack.

Banana farmer goes viral with TikTok technique

premium_icon Banana farmer goes viral with TikTok technique

A Far North banana grower has found unexpected viral success after sharing a video showing off his two-swing banana harvesting technique on TikTok.

Starved dog was half its body weight

premium_icon Starved dog was half its body weight

A Brisbane dog owner has been banned from keeping pets after her dog was discovered so emaciated its spine, rib and hip bones were showing.

Serial drink-driver finds God, wants licence back

premium_icon Serial drink-driver finds God, wants licence back

She was sent to jail and banned from the road for life over a crash that nearly killed a retired couple. Now this serial drink-driver says she’s turned a corner

'Not surprised': Shark attacks a growing threat off Fraser

premium_icon 'Not surprised': Shark attacks a growing threat off Fraser

The professional angler said he was not surprised about the attack

POLL: Public's opinion sought for purposely coughing penalty

POLL: Public's opinion sought for purposely coughing penalty

Magistrate: ‘If there was any signs of spittle on the officer, I would have been tipped towards a prison sentence’

First Queenslander to be sentenced for coughing on police

premium_icon First Queenslander to be sentenced for coughing on police

THE Rockhampton Magistrates Court set a precedent this week with the first sentence handed down for purposely coughing on a police officer.

Elderly man victim of attempted armed robbery

premium_icon Elderly man victim of attempted armed robbery

An elderly man has been left shaken after being the victim of an attempted armed robbery by two youths on Thuringowa Drive this morning.

Pohmy lands in court after Anzac Day bender

premium_icon Pohmy lands in court after Anzac Day bender

An Anzac Day drinking sess saw a UK resident caught drink driving almost three times over the limit after he was overheard talking about “using the back roads”.

Police descend on airport in border crackdown

premium_icon Police descend on airport in border crackdown

Cairns Airport will be swarming with police as authorities take extraordinary measures to ensure Victorians with coronavirus do not slip through the cracks.

Thousands expected at Black Lives Matter protest

premium_icon Thousands expected at Black Lives Matter protest

Queensland Police are gearing up for a big protester presence, as another Black Lives Matter rally gets underway.

Claims of yowie sighting on Southern Downs

premium_icon Claims of yowie sighting on Southern Downs

Brothers decide to cancel camping trip after disturbing reports of large, hairy figure.

Pregnant mother attacks woman in Stockland carpark

premium_icon Pregnant mother attacks woman in Stockland carpark

The 21-year-old Rockhampton woman followed the victim to her car, where she punched her and grabbed her by the hair.

Insta celebrity launches personal training program

premium_icon Insta celebrity launches personal training program

Cairns fit mum Libby Powell has taken her passion for health and fitness to the next level with the launch of her very first training program.

Distressing footage shows dog’s horror prison

premium_icon Distressing footage shows dog’s horror prison

A court has been shown heartbreaking footage of a Siberian husky who has had its head deliberately trapped so that its owner could ‘discipline’ it.

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