COVID-19 rules for transport industry softened

Premium Content COVID-19 rules for transport industry softened

Rocky’s Own Transport owner Bryan Smith said the new rules improved the situation...

Drunk butcher on cocaine punches woman in nose

Premium Content Drunk butcher on cocaine punches woman in nose

The offender was extremely lucky he only faced a public nuisance charge after the...

Motel proposes to convert conference room into four units

Premium Content Motel proposes to convert conference room into four units

There would be no changes to the access or parking at the site

FULL LIST: Every winner at the 2020 Queensland Mining Awards

Premium Content FULL LIST: Every winner at the 2020 Queensland Mining Awards

Mining contractor of the year goes to a Mackay firm for investing in innovation.

Letters To The Editor

    LETTERS: thanks for Miners Memorial Day

    Premium Content LETTERS: thanks for Miners Memorial Day

    Harry’s view on the mice plague, Letters to the Editor and SMS to the Editor

    YOUR SAY: Who owns our coal mines?

    Premium Content YOUR SAY: Who owns our coal mines?

    Reader says we are being played for suckers and asks pollies to seek answers.

    LETTERS: CQ dementia figures to double in 40 years

    Premium Content LETTERS: CQ dementia figures to double in 40 years

    Letters, SMSs and Facebook comments by readers, plus Harry’s View

    LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Nature may be our saving grace

    Premium Content LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Nature may be our saving grace

    Harry Bruce’s cartoon of the day and readers have their say on current events.

    Opinion

      Why you shouldn’t bank on RBA cutting rates

      Premium Content Why you shouldn’t bank on RBA cutting rates

      Terry McCrann: Why you shouldn’t bank on RBA cutting rates

      'Aussies deserve an NBN apology for $54b dud'

      Premium Content 'Aussies deserve an NBN apology for $54b dud'

      Jennifer Dudley-Nicholson: 'Will Australians get an NBN apology?'

      'Stand for human rights and boycott Beijing Olympics'

      Premium Content 'Stand for human rights and boycott Beijing Olympics'

      Eric Abetz: 'Chinese dictatorship should not host Winter Olympics'

      Anyone saying ‘it’s just nature’ did not hear their cries

      Premium Content Anyone saying ‘it’s just nature’ did not hear their cries

      HELEN KEMPTON: The sound of 100s of whales in distress are haunting

      Local Business News

        Photos: Miners replace coal dust for glamour at awards night

        Premium Content Photos: Miners replace coal dust for glamour at awards night

        Miners swapped their high-vis for floor length gowns and three-piece suits at the...

        ‘Ridiculous’: Red and green tape hampering mining industry

        Premium Content ‘Ridiculous’: Red and green tape hampering mining industry

        ‘Mackay is the heartbeat of our resources industry in Queensland and it’s also a...

        Rocky manager to spruik Queensland produce

        Premium Content Rocky manager to spruik Queensland produce

        Teys Australia’s Wasantha Mudannayake has been named Queensland’s seventeenth...

        Half of mining companies plan to reduce interstate FIFO

        Premium Content Half of mining companies plan to reduce interstate FIFO

        QRC chief: Mining represents $12,000 of export sales for every man, woman and child...

        Cowering puppy so scared it wet itself after abuse

        Premium Content Cowering puppy so scared it wet itself after abuse

        Dad fined for hitting puppy after knocking child

        Young dad charged with multiple counts of assault police

        Young dad charged with multiple counts of assault police

        Mount Cotton man faces ‘serious charges’ after alleged assault of woman while...

        Watchdog clears Premier’s former chief

        Watchdog clears Premier’s former chief

        Queensland’s watchdog clears Premier’s former chief-of-staff

        Historic pub spanked over naughty stripper oversight

        Premium Content Historic pub spanked over naughty stripper oversight

        Pinkenba Hotel fined over adult entertainment event

        Netball CEO says sorry to Firebirds’ first Indigenous player

        Netball CEO says sorry to Firebirds’ first Indigenous player

        Helena Higgins receives apology for ‘negative’ netball experiences

        Historic legal challenge to COVID quarantine laws

        Premium Content Historic legal challenge to COVID quarantine laws

        SA lawyer Caroline Tassone files historic challenge to COVID-19 laws

        Palmer gets ‘taste of his own medicine’

        Palmer gets ‘taste of his own medicine’

        WA Premier Mark McGowan counter-sues Clive Palmer for defamation

        Lawyer caught with cocaine in nightclub

        Lawyer caught with cocaine in nightclub

        Criminal defence lawyer found with cocaine in nightclub toilets

        Heartbreaking note tied to abandoned dog

        Heartbreaking note tied to abandoned dog

        Dog abandoned and tied to tree after owner lost job due to COVID-19

        Trump’s shocking claim as 200,000 die

        Trump’s shocking claim as 200,000 die

        DonaDonald Trump claims coronavirus ‘affects virtually nobody’ as death toll passes...

        China ‘unleashed this plague’: Trump

        China ‘unleashed this plague’: Trump

        Trump lashes China for ‘unleashing’ COVID-19 on the world

        COVID-19’s third ‘silent wave’ fear

        COVID-19’s third ‘silent wave’ fear

        The third wave of the COVID-19 pandemic we need to be concerned about

        Name ‘as jarring as the C-word’ dropped

        Name ‘as jarring as the C-word’ dropped

        A ski resort that hosted the Winter Olympics is changing its name at the end of the...

        Awkward problem with this bridge flag

        Awkward problem with this bridge flag

        Close enough? Major error as New Zealand flag flown on Sydney’s Anzac Bridge

        'People with disability hardest hit by internet outages'

        Premium Content 'People with disability hardest hit by internet outages'

        Jann Houley on how bad internet impacts people with disabilities

        ‘Chickpeas, milk, fertiliser’: Strange stoush in drug trial

        Premium Content ‘Chickpeas, milk, fertiliser’: Strange stoush in drug trial

        ‘Chickpeas, milk, fertiliser’: Bizarre legal stoush in Ryan Hill drug trial