Queensland News

Sat 23 Jan 2021

Mugshot emerges of battered Townsville MP

Premium Content Mugshot emerges of battered Townsville MP

Without any indication from the MP about what lead to the bar biff, rife speculation has spread through the community. SEE THE POLICE SNAP HERE >>

Celebrity doc’s hi-tech plan to fix quarantine

Premium Content Celebrity doc’s hi-tech plan to fix quarantine

The medico for big-name touring artists and architect of the Horn-Tszyu COVID plan has touted an alternative to hotel quarantine.

Former Newman MP’s suicide shock as new love revealed

Premium Content Former Newman MP’s suicide shock as new love revealed

Ex Newman Government police minister David Gibson has spoken for the first time about his blossoming relationship with a transgender partner, while revealing how his...

Hottest 100 winner finally crowned

Hottest 100 winner finally crowned

The Hottest 100 has wrapped for another year - and the winner may surprise you. Follow all the results, live as they happened. 

Greens’ advice sheds anti-vax image

Premium Content Greens’ advice sheds anti-vax image

The Queensland Greens are helping change the party’s image with their advice on the coronavirus vaccine rollout.

Man charged over samurai sword threats

Premium Content Man charged over samurai sword threats

A man allegedly threatened a household of people with a samurai sword in a bizarre incident at Cranbrook.

Inmates put their kids on the path to success

Premium Content Inmates put their kids on the path to success

Women at a correctional centre are helping to give their children, and others, the best possible start to the school year while learning new skills of their own

Disabled child blocked twice from flying with airline

Premium Content Disabled child blocked twice from flying with airline

Airline fails have resulted in a little boy with cerebral palsy being blocked twice from flying out of Townsville.

Fruit pickers’ scarcity bites, leads to island ‘bubble’ push

Premium Content Fruit pickers’ scarcity bites, leads to island ‘bubble’ push

Of the $32.8m lost in rotting fruit and vegetables left unpicked across Australia, $31m is from Queensland.

Report finds soiled bandages not changed for nine days

Premium Content Report finds soiled bandages not changed for nine days

The Nurses and Midwives’ Union fears it a symptom of “chronic understaffing” that plagues the industry after nurses at the home flagged concerns

New video raises query about death of much-loved croc

Premium Content New video raises query about death of much-loved croc

There are theories one of the favourite salties could still be alive after a large reptile was filmed making a meal of an unfortunate sea turtle. SEE THE VIDEO

Man hacked into sister’s bank account, stole safe

Premium Content Man hacked into sister’s bank account, stole safe

A safe containing gold, silver and cash was stolen amid a man’s crime spree

Fears Clive Palmer’s CQ mine will harm Great Barrier Reef

Premium Content Fears Clive Palmer’s CQ mine will harm Great Barrier Reef

The project, proposed near St Lawrence, consists of an open cut operation and rail connection.

ANGER, SADNESS: RSL President reacts to memorial vandalism

Premium Content ANGER, SADNESS: RSL President reacts to memorial vandalism

“It is a concern, they so lack in moral standards that they can think they can smash things up.”

Revealed: Public servants’ huge pay packages

Premium Content Revealed: Public servants’ huge pay packages

Queensland’s top public servants have pocketed tens of thousands of dollars in bonuses among pay packets close to $1 million. SEE THE FULL LIST OF BIG EARNERS

MP scores cool $850k for home at centre of court drama

Premium Content MP scores cool $850k for home at centre of court drama

An MP has finally flogged off her forever home which has caused her so much anguish over the years.

Tiny homes company under fire over ‘missing’ deposits

Premium Content Tiny homes company under fire over ‘missing’ deposits

A tiny homes business has been accused of taking $300,000 in deposits then failing to deliver them.

Person of interest in Toyah murder case could be extradited

Premium Content Person of interest in Toyah murder case could be extradited

A former senior crown prosecutor says it is possible to extradite a person of interest from India to face questioning about the murder of Toyah Cordingley.

‘They could do it again’: Murder victim's dad speaks out

Premium Content ‘They could do it again’: Murder victim's dad speaks out

Toyah Cordingley’s grieving dad Troy fears the person who murdered his daughter could strike again and has called for people step up the fight for justice.

‘A true gentleman’: Tributes flow for ALP politician

Premium Content ‘A true gentleman’: Tributes flow for ALP politician

Jon Sullivan, a politician who represented Queenslanders for more than a decade, has passed away.

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