Queensland News

Fri 26 Apr 2019

Funds pledged by Coalition for Toyah pet shelter

premium_icon Funds pledged by Coalition for Toyah pet shelter

A NEW animal shelter will be built in memory of murdered Cairns woman Toyah Cordingley following a grant from the Coalition Government.

Child sex offence figures reveal crisis in Far North

premium_icon Child sex offence figures reveal crisis in Far North

A CHILD sex offence was recorded across the Far North almost every day last year in new figures which reveal the region as among the worst in the state.

Leichhardt candidate a target of ‘firebomb’

premium_icon Leichhardt candidate a target of ‘firebomb’

A CANDIDATE for Leichhardt suspects political motivation is behind an alleged “firebombing” attack at his home.

Man drowns after falling off boat

premium_icon Man drowns after falling off boat

A man in his 60s has drowned on the Gold Coast overnight after falling off a boat.

Queensland's youth crime crisis laid bare

premium_icon Queensland's youth crime crisis laid bare

Queensland is in the grip of a juvenile crime crisis, with the number of robberies and assaults committed by youth under 18 skyrocketing last year.

Missing Coast girl, 13, found after week-long search

Missing Coast girl, 13, found after week-long search

Missing Sunshine Coast teenager Imogen Johnson has been found safe and well.

Missing Coast teen attacked just before she vanished

premium_icon Missing Coast teen attacked just before she vanished

A young girl missing for a week was viciously attacked just before she disappeared south of Brisbane.

GPS plan to tackle youth detention crisis

premium_icon GPS plan to tackle youth detention crisis

Children could be made to wear electronic trackers as the state government wrestles to solve a youth detention crisis clogging police watchhouses.

Tensions mount: Undercover cops on anti-Adani convoy

premium_icon Tensions mount: Undercover cops on anti-Adani convoy

Police are secretly travelling with the Bob Brown-led anti-Adani convoy heading to Clermont, where tension is mounting, as pro-mining supporters prepare for their...

Thu 25 Apr 2019

Suicidal war vet told 'wait 6 months for help’

premium_icon Suicidal war vet told 'wait 6 months for help’

Veteran Darryl Rae wanted to take his own life two years ago when he called the Department of Veterans Affairs for help.

Moment 'raging' floodwaters forced campsite evacuation

premium_icon Moment 'raging' floodwaters forced campsite evacuation

WATCH: Dramatic video footage of rapidly rising Mary River floodwaters that threatened to inundate a Kenilworth Campgrounds has emerged on social media.

Naked, bloody, bruised: Tradie's bold bid to save ute

premium_icon Naked, bloody, bruised: Tradie's bold bid to save ute

A tradie barely escaped with his life after holding onto the back of his ute in the nude before the criminals were able to shake him off.

Police locate missing man

Police locate missing man

Police locate Mackay man reported missing

Girl trapped in public transport horror

premium_icon Girl trapped in public transport horror

Witnesses reported seeing two teenage girls run across the tracks, with one struck by a southbound tram.

Doctor suspended over 'sickening' rape comments

Doctor suspended over 'sickening' rape comments

A Victorian doctor has been suspended after being caught behaving badly online, saying one woman deserved to be “repeatedly raped”.

Property manager fined $60k over unsafe work

premium_icon Property manager fined $60k over unsafe work

A property manager has been fined $60,000 for failing to use a fencing equipment locking pin that would have prevented a worker being injured.

LNP turns to Palmer to save its skin

premium_icon LNP turns to Palmer to save its skin

The LNP has boosted its election hopes marginal seats it’s battling to cling on to after it implemented its own two-month deal in the making with Clive Palmer.

Qld’s full list of election candidates revealed

premium_icon Qld’s full list of election candidates revealed

WE take a look at every hopeful in every seat in Queensland, and the local issues that will define their campaigns.

Cuoco breaks down after Big Bang finale

Cuoco breaks down after Big Bang finale

The Big Bang Theory stars have done a table read of the last episode, and it proved too much for Kaley Cuoco.

Gallipoli terror plot: 'It's just disgusting'

premium_icon Gallipoli terror plot: 'It's just disgusting'

War veteran hits out at foiled plot as politician warns of need to change Australia's immigration policy.

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