Queensland News

Fri 25 May 2018

Family’s plea after camp accident

Family’s plea after camp accident

THE parents of a teenage boy critically hurt during a school camp have broken their silence, asking for people to pray for their son.

How this family can live off a three-day-week wage

How this family can live off a three-day-week wage

Fernvale eco-warrior Roman Spur is a man on a sustainable lifestyle mission.

Thu 24 May 2018

Decision on fate of Ipswich council could take a month

Decision on fate of Ipswich council could take a month

Residents won't know the fate of the councillors for at least seven days and could be waiting almost a month for a final decision.

Man hospitalised, another charged over dead dog dispute

Man hospitalised, another charged over dead dog dispute

A DISPUTE between two rural neighbours over a dead dog in southwest Queensland has left one man charged with assault and another with axe injuries.

'Pray for our boy': Family's plea after camp accident

'Pray for our boy': Family's plea after camp accident

THE parents of a teenage boy in hospital after an accident on a high ropes course during a school camp have broken their silence.

Katter’s mob riles up ‘city-dwellers’

Katter’s mob riles up ‘city-dwellers’

ANIMAL activists are bristling over a photo of two Katter’s Australian Party MPs standing triumphantly over a mound of dead pigs.

Second man subject to cross-border manhunt arrested

Second man subject to cross-border manhunt arrested

UPDATE: A second man who was subject to a large-scale cross-border police manhunt has been arrested.

Sad details emerge about man who died in Yeppoon cliff fall

Sad details emerge about man who died in Yeppoon cliff fall

PHOTOS: Police have provided more information into the incident

Veteran's life-changing return to Vietnam

Veteran's life-changing return to Vietnam

FOR Barry Kelly, a recent trip to the old battlefields of Vietnam brought with it a fear of dredging up old demons

Bleijie: Why are tweeters so unkind?

Bleijie: Why are tweeters so unkind?

OPPOSITION frontbencher Jarrod Bleijie has called out “political Twitter trolls” in a video that takes its cue from US comedian Jimmy Kimmel’s “mean tweets”.

Men sentenced for ‘worst’ rape police had seen

Men sentenced for ‘worst’ rape police had seen

TWO men who raped a medical student in a Brisbane alley — and bragged about it to mates afterwards — have been sentenced. WARNING: Graphic

Teen critical after school camp accident

Teen critical after school camp accident

A TEENAGE boy remains in a critical but stable condition after becoming entangled in a high ropes course while on school camp at Woodford.

One dead, one wounded after stabbing

One dead, one wounded after stabbing

ONE man is dead and another is seriously ill after they were found with stab wounds outside a Queensland ambulance station.

How this group plans to bring new life to a small town

How this group plans to bring new life to a small town

FOR the past 12 months a group of business owners has been working to breathe live back into this sleepy hamlet.

Wed 23 May 2018

Man hurt after crashing motorbike into cop car

Man hurt after crashing motorbike into cop car

UPDATE: A man has been hospitalised after he crashed his motorbike into a police car at a busy Coast intersection.

Car ploughs into parked vehicle on Bruce Hwy, woman injured

Car ploughs into parked vehicle on Bruce Hwy, woman injured

UPDATE 1.28PM: A woman has been injured after a vehicle ploughed into a parked car on the Bruce Highway.

UPDATE: One of two men caught after exhaustive manhunt

UPDATE: One of two men caught after exhaustive manhunt

ONE of the two wanted fugitives has been caught after an exhaustive manhunt near the New South Wales and Queensland border.

Chippie lands monster catfish the size of a shark

Chippie lands monster catfish the size of a shark

Mark Jorgensen couldn't believe his eyes when he reeled in an epic catfish off the Mackay Breakwater.

Six tonnes of rubbish collected on Fraser

Six tonnes of rubbish collected on Fraser

The rubbish piled up from visitors leaving items behind and filth washing ashore.

Tue 22 May 2018

Biloela family's arrest done "with dignity": Border Force

Biloela family's arrest done "with dignity": Border Force

AUSTRALIAN Border Force has defended its actions while detaining a much-loved Biloela family, saying they carried out the arrest "with dignity".

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