Queensland News

Wed 16 Jan 2019

Queensland's baby-booming suburbs

premium_icon Queensland's baby-booming suburbs

Five Queensland centres stand out as the state’s baby boom capitals, as new birth rate figures are revealed, with a city that offers “incredible opportunities for...

Toyah's Dad lays flowers where he found her body

premium_icon Toyah's Dad lays flowers where he found her body

The father of Toyah Cordingley has returned to Wangetti Beach for the first time since finding his slain daughter nearly three months ago.

Man 'indecently' touched women at sporting club

premium_icon Man 'indecently' touched women at sporting club

He had never been in trouble with the law but he was about to be punished for a crime that painted him as a sleaze and brute.

Councillors' legal fight drawn out as talks break down

premium_icon Councillors' legal fight drawn out as talks break down

EFFORTS of seven former councillors to be financially compensated after being dismissed by the State Government could drag on for several months.

Plea to pet owners after 'aggressive' frenchie attack

premium_icon Plea to pet owners after 'aggressive' frenchie attack

Residents are calling for a crack down on off-leash dogs after an attack by a french bulldog left a grandma in hospital.

$20m steel mill's project blow

premium_icon $20m steel mill's project blow

THE State Government has dealt the latest blow to the $20 million Gladstone Steel Plant Project, which was once touted to create 1800 jobs.

REVEALED: Wei's $3.3m gamble as Jewel remains in limbo

premium_icon REVEALED: Wei's $3.3m gamble as Jewel remains in limbo

MORE than $3.3 million was spent by the developer behind the proposed Jewel high-rise to secure the land before the development application was lodged.

Toowoomba man ordered off the road for twice drug driving

premium_icon Toowoomba man ordered off the road for twice drug driving

TOOWOOMBA magistrate orders man off the roads after he was caught twice driving with marijuana in his system.

FACES OF TRAGEDY: Horror start to year on region's roads

premium_icon FACES OF TRAGEDY: Horror start to year on region's roads

THESE are the faces of three road tragedies in our region since January 1.

REVEALED: the cost of phantom childcare services

premium_icon REVEALED: the cost of phantom childcare services

Parents and taxpayers last year forked out millions for childcare services they never received, shocking new data reveals.

Cranky dad's 'hissy fit' over non-refundable meal

premium_icon Cranky dad's 'hissy fit' over non-refundable meal

A CRANKY dad who didn't like his McDonald's meal has been fined $1000 for what he did when refused a refund.

Our holiday hotspots in laughable tourism snub

premium_icon Our holiday hotspots in laughable tourism snub

Queensland tourism has been dealt a major snub by a major national tourism award that lists Australia’s town of the year.

REVEALED: How Coombe obtained almost half a million dollars

premium_icon REVEALED: How Coombe obtained almost half a million dollars

THE former president of Central Queensland Rugby Union has been jailed for fraudulently obtaining a loan. This is how he did it.

Tue 15 Jan 2019

Grieving dad pleads for hard core festival ban

premium_icon Grieving dad pleads for hard core festival ban

THE father of a reveller who died from a suspected overdose at the Defqon. 1 dance party has made an emotional plea.

Experts declare manliness ‘harmful’

Experts declare manliness ‘harmful’

A MAJOR health body has dubbed traditional masculinity “harmful”, saying manliness contributes to violence, depression and high suicide rates.

Ed Harry enters voluntary administration

Ed Harry enters voluntary administration

AFTER a horror year for big brands in 2018, another menswear retailer has pulled up stumps.

Family grieves loss of 'cheeky, perfect' seven-year-old boy

premium_icon Family grieves loss of 'cheeky, perfect' seven-year-old boy

Ryan loved cricket, trucks, collecting rocks and football, but he will never put on his jersey again.

'I tried this year’s controversial bikini trend'

'I tried this year’s controversial bikini trend'

INSTAGRAM influencers make this viral bikini trend look glamorous, but Michelle Andrews found the reality is exactly the opposite.

Key disability care centre closure confirmed

premium_icon Key disability care centre closure confirmed

A QUEENSLAND Health facility for people with severe disabilities in Brisbane’s inner-west will close

Dead man on Ipswich court list

premium_icon Dead man on Ipswich court list

HE was meant to appear before the court yesterday.

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