Queensland News

Fri 15 Nov 2019

Confirmed: Trad’s Queensland budget is coming early

premium_icon Confirmed: Trad’s Queensland budget is coming early

Treasurer Jackie Trad has confirmed her pre-election Budget will be delivered much earlier than usual, denying it was to give Labor an advantage over the LNP.

'One call saved me from ending it all'

premium_icon 'One call saved me from ending it all'

An operative in one of Australia's most highly trained police units has shared details of the terrible toll the job has taken on his life - and the moment he wanted...

Revealed: The four behind father’s killing

premium_icon Revealed: The four behind father’s killing

Two men are guilty of murder and two women of manslaughter in the slaying of a central Queensland man — and their identities can now be revealed.

’GUT-WRENCHING’: Remains found from missing Bruno

premium_icon ’GUT-WRENCHING’: Remains found from missing Bruno

ALMOST a year since American Bulldog Bruno went missing the owners have been devastated to uncover his remains.

Biggest dangers facing this year’s schoolies

premium_icon Biggest dangers facing this year’s schoolies

Authorities have warned of the biggest dangers facing schoolies as the annual rite of passage begins in holiday hotspots.

Mini-tornado causes ‘$100k’ damage to business

premium_icon Mini-tornado causes ‘$100k’ damage to business

A MINI-TORNADO has left a trail of destruction in its wake this afternoon.

‘First thing I see is this croc’s head come at me’

premium_icon ‘First thing I see is this croc’s head come at me’

An off-duty ranger who narrowly survived a croc attack at a remote Cape York beach has told how he was stalked on dry land by the apex predator.

Flipped and ripped: Armed police tear fugitives from car

premium_icon Flipped and ripped: Armed police tear fugitives from car

IN PHOTOS: Dramatic scenes have unfolded on the Bruce Highway when armed police took down alleged car thieves after a wild chase.

HIGHWAY ON FIRE: Cunningham closed indefinitely

HIGHWAY ON FIRE: Cunningham closed indefinitely

THE popular route from Warwick to Brisbane has been shut in both directions as dangerous fire creates the landslide danger.

One reason Weis move is bad for owner

premium_icon One reason Weis move is bad for owner

Weis parent company Unilever has its reasons for the Queensland icon’s controversial move to NSW, but there’s at least one reason it’s a bad move for Unilever.

QLD’s first electric bus service charges into action

premium_icon QLD’s first electric bus service charges into action

The state’s first fully electric urban bus route has taken charge in one of Logan’s growth suburbs with daily services running to major shopping centres.

Golf buddies introduced businessman to ice, court hears

premium_icon Golf buddies introduced businessman to ice, court hears

A businessman busted with ice and marijuana was introduced to the drugs by his golf buddies, a court has heard.

End-of-year celebrations marred by crash tragedy

premium_icon End-of-year celebrations marred by crash tragedy

A Sunshine Coast community is mourning a much-loved teacher and father, who died in a nightmare crash on his drive to school this morning.

Tradie used Instagram to sell grams of drugs

premium_icon Tradie used Instagram to sell grams of drugs

A bricklayer who freely confessed to police that he was drug trafficking has walked from court.

Queensland reacts to Weis factory closure

premium_icon Queensland reacts to Weis factory closure

Readers have reacted passionately to the loss of production of the iconic homegrown Weis bar to NSW. Many are outraged, others are critical of the Weis family.

‘Almost apocalyptic’: Video from local stuck at Kinkuna

premium_icon ‘Almost apocalyptic’: Video from local stuck at Kinkuna

Mike Dean is stuck on the ground at Kinkuna Waters Estate after making the decision not to evacuate.

Adani heir’s inconvenient truth for activists

premium_icon Adani heir’s inconvenient truth for activists

A young member of the Adani dynasty has a message for green activists targeting the company’s Queensland mine.

Guns out: Bruce Hwy police hunt ends in dramatic arrest

premium_icon Guns out: Bruce Hwy police hunt ends in dramatic arrest

Two people believed to be behind an armed carjacking in Hervey Bay have been arrested after a police hunt along the Bruce Highway to the Sunshine Coast.

Vegan claim sparks Broncos into action

Vegan claim sparks Broncos into action

Brisbane Broncos have released a bizarre statement about players’ diets after a report emerged saying Darius Boyd was spruiking veganism.

Qantas lands groundbreaking flight

Qantas lands groundbreaking flight

It’s been in the air for almost 20 hours, but now the world’s longest research flight has done the unthinkable and landed in Sydney.

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