Queensland News

Thu 14 Feb 2019

Bushfire threatens Carnarvon Highway

Bushfire threatens Carnarvon Highway

Multiple QFES crews on scene to conduct extensive back burning

Wed 13 Feb 2019

Devastated farmers to dig mass graves

Devastated farmers to dig mass graves

THEY'VE been hit by the worst flood in a generation and now ruined farmers are in a race against time to stop disease and vermin.

Mum takes son to court on 17th DV charge

Mum takes son to court on 17th DV charge

The man faced Kingaroy Magistrates Court on Monday.

Tue 12 Feb 2019

Teenage mum and baby found after going missing

Teenage mum and baby found after going missing

UPDATE: The mother and child have been found safe and well.

SEVERE STORM WARNING: Large hail, flash flooding

SEVERE STORM WARNING: Large hail, flash flooding

Severe thunderstorms producing large hailstones, damaging winds and flash flooding are tracking towards the Sunshine Coast.

Adorable video hides devastation

Adorable video hides devastation

Two weeks ago, farmers cried happy tears and danced in the rain they’d waited years for. But their drought relief quickly turned to despair.

Pickles to sell off collapsed Redstar's assets

Pickles to sell off collapsed Redstar's assets

ASSETS of the trucking company that went bust just days before Christmas, leaving hundreds of drivers in the lurch, have gone up for auction today.

Abbott’s most outrageous claim yet

Abbott’s most outrageous claim yet

AS THE former prime minister faces a battle to save his job, Tony Abbott has come out with one of his most outlandish claims yet.

Bushfire in Girraween National Park destroys shed and car

Bushfire in Girraween National Park destroys shed and car

UPDATE: Firefighters say the blaze at Girraween National Park is likely to burn for days.

Tougher sentences for child killers

Tougher sentences for child killers

Parents or carers, whose children die after prolonged abuse, will no longer get off with light or short manslaughter sentences.

Mon 11 Feb 2019

Anti-vaxxers fuel global measles spike

Anti-vaxxers fuel global measles spike

An alarming rise in global measles cases has sparked a warning from the World Health Organisation about the importance of immunisation.

‘Everything is dead, everything’

‘Everything is dead, everything’

When rain started falling in Queensland’s west, drought-stricken farmers cried happy tears — but that emotion quickly turned to heartbreak.

Food to get you in the mood

Food to get you in the mood

If you're looking for something to get you in the mood, chilli could be the perfect solution.

Hopoate gives Cherbourg 'the finger'

Hopoate gives Cherbourg 'the finger'

Over 2000 rugby league loving attendees crammed into Cherbourg oval to witness arguably one of the funniest games of sport ever witnessed in the South Burnett.

BREAKING: Missing 89-year-old found safe and well

BREAKING: Missing 89-year-old found safe and well

Family members are relieved to hear the news.

Massive barra freed from flood waters

Massive barra freed from flood waters

A MASSIVE barramundi has been given a new lease on life thanks to some quick thinking fishermen. WATCH THE VIDEO.

A melon worth weighting for

A melon worth weighting for

Will this year's big melon weigh-in entries live up to Chinchilla's latest attraction?

Man dies after accident at rock pools

Man dies after accident at rock pools

A man has died following an incident at a waterhole in Maidenwell.

Sun 10 Feb 2019

B-Double bursts into flames on highway

B-Double bursts into flames on highway

Fire crews unable to save the truck from burning.

Man dies in Bruce highway crash

Man dies in Bruce highway crash

A MAN has died after a car and truck collided on the Bruce Highway south of Townsville, causing an extensive road closure.

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