Queensland News

Fri 3 Jul 2020

RARE SIGHT: Whole families of elusive sea creatures spotted

premium_icon RARE SIGHT: Whole families of elusive sea creatures spotted

A herd of dugongs was spotted from the vessel

Man faces court after police accidentally find pot crop

premium_icon Man faces court after police accidentally find pot crop

‘Rethink lifestyle choices’: He told police he smoked marijuana every day and knew it was illegal.

Minister says Trad drama was ‘isolated’

Minister says Trad drama was ‘isolated’

The Queensland Education Minister has responded to findings in corruption investigations, saying the department must “follow processes and protocols”.

Dad hid marijuana in sock after leaving notorious drug den

premium_icon Dad hid marijuana in sock after leaving notorious drug den

The court heard the man tried to avoid police as he left a house with his drugs.

Embattled elite school principal resigns

premium_icon Embattled elite school principal resigns

An embattled elite private school principal has resigned amid scandals over allegations of bullying, a mass staff exodus and plummeting academic results.

QLD airport staff fear arrival of first Vic flight

premium_icon QLD airport staff fear arrival of first Vic flight

The first of multiple incoming flights from a coronavirus hotspot will touch down this weekend, sparking huge concerns from those closest to the risk.

Publican speaks out after claims of $55k debt bill

premium_icon Publican speaks out after claims of $55k debt bill

A former publican of a watering hole has spoken out after claims he skipped town while owing multiple businesses cash.

Police warn people not to attend protest

premium_icon Police warn people not to attend protest

Police have urged thousands of people planning to gather on Saturday for a Black Lives Matter protest as part of a national weekend of action to not attend.

Ex-undercover cop shares dark and damaging side of the job

premium_icon Ex-undercover cop shares dark and damaging side of the job

He was a police officer in the state’s most corrupt era, now Keith Banks reveals the dark and damaging side of the job that made him almost take his own life.

‘For 30 years I believed he was going to die innocent’

premium_icon ‘For 30 years I believed he was going to die innocent’

A man who sexually assaulted a young acquaintance more than 30 years ago, will only spend two months behind bars.

Toddler's lucky escape after getting trapped in tyre

premium_icon Toddler's lucky escape after getting trapped in tyre

‘It’s one of those things you never expect would happen': Mum thanks emergency services for coming to the rescue.

Woman ‘terrified’ after car park road rage assault

premium_icon Woman ‘terrified’ after car park road rage assault

Magistrate condemns actions of woman who punched 62-year-old victim in the face in a suburban car park.

Pub rock goes pop punk with The Chats mashup

premium_icon Pub rock goes pop punk with The Chats mashup

WATCH: Sunshine Coast rockers The Chats feature in an unlikely crossover, with a British pop punk idol working the band’s classic hit into his latest single.

‘Not happy’: Premier responds to CCC findings

premium_icon ‘Not happy’: Premier responds to CCC findings

Annastacia Palaszczuk has spoken about a damning report by the state’s corruption watchdog of the recruitment process of a school principal

Everything you need to know about the new border pass

premium_icon Everything you need to know about the new border pass

A completed declaration is a requirement for everyone - including Queensland residents - who are returning to Queensland from today.

People entering Queensland will need to get a border pass

premium_icon People entering Queensland will need to get a border pass

A Queensland entry pass is currently required with drivers displaying the certificate on the windscreen of their vehicles.

‘There were 10 sharks jumping out of the water’

‘There were 10 sharks jumping out of the water’

Shock for junior surfer as sharks leap out of the water.

Notorious conman says he can make controversial man premier

premium_icon Notorious conman says he can make controversial man premier

Peter Foster claims he can change Queensland politics in ‘44 seconds’ and get Clive Palmer elected as premier.

$100k of stolen property found inside shipping container

premium_icon $100k of stolen property found inside shipping container

Police have charged two men after more than $100,000 of stolen property, including a crane truck and bob cat, were found inside a shed and shipping container.

Victoria-Queensland flight packed like ‘sardines’

premium_icon Victoria-Queensland flight packed like ‘sardines’

'It feels amazing to be back here with the boys, I’ve missed them a lot.'

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