Queensland News

Tue 25 Feb 2020

Australian coronavirus patients ‘100% fit to leave’

premium_icon Australian coronavirus patients ‘100% fit to leave’

After weeks in isolationl the remaining members of a Chinese tour group at the centre of a coronavirus scare have been allowed to leave.

New review for embattled elite college principal

premium_icon New review for embattled elite college principal

The board of an elite private school, rocked by allegations of bullying and financial mismanagement, has commissioned a second review of its principal.

New chance to stop pokies at shopping centre

premium_icon New chance to stop pokies at shopping centre

A rally failed, a petition failed, but now opponents hope the State Government will block pokies at a major shopping centre.

Woman fronts court for tattooing teen daughter's friend

premium_icon Woman fronts court for tattooing teen daughter's friend

A Toowoomba woman who tattooed a love heart on her daughter’s 13-year-old friend has ended up in court.

Dad left toddler in car for hours while he played pokies

premium_icon Dad left toddler in car for hours while he played pokies

The 24-year-old Gympie region father left the three-year-old locked in a car outside a Gympie pub

Boy's 'frothing' success from mad new fashion label

premium_icon Boy's 'frothing' success from mad new fashion label

A thought bubble hatched over school holidays has become a Sunshine Coast boy's fledgling business, which has struck a chord with customers.

Pisasale to face trial over fraud, sex assaults

premium_icon Pisasale to face trial over fraud, sex assaults

Former Ipswich mayor’s case back in court as judge sets date for trial

Aged worker suspended over family’s hidden camera footage

premium_icon Aged worker suspended over family’s hidden camera footage

An aged care worker has been suspended pending the outcome of an investigation into the treatment of an elderly woman in a White Rock nursing home.

Angry thug bashes expectant mum with a wooden plank

premium_icon Angry thug bashes expectant mum with a wooden plank

The court heard the man has an ‘obvious temper problem’.

New pay rise for hospitality workers may ‘wreak havoc’

premium_icon New pay rise for hospitality workers may ‘wreak havoc’

Bar, cafe and restaurant owners say they face fresh pressure to survive due to new wage rules coming to effect this Sunday courtesy of the Fair Work Commission

Emergency declared over flood threat

Emergency declared over flood threat

Southwest Queensland residents are getting ready to evacuate after police issued an emergency declaration because of severe flooding.

Elderly woman struck with stick in neighbourhood dispute

premium_icon Elderly woman struck with stick in neighbourhood dispute

Defending herself with a rake, the woman’s neighbour hit back with a stick, a court has heard.

Man arrested over 1992 cold case murder

premium_icon Man arrested over 1992 cold case murder

Police have arrested a 62-year-old man over the 1992 cold case murder of a wealthy widower who was found bound, gagged and bashed in his home.

Anaesthetist faces child exploitation material charges

premium_icon Anaesthetist faces child exploitation material charges

Anaesthetist Keith Benjamin Greenland has appeared in court for allegedly accessing images and videos regarded as child abuse material.

Tiffany Taylor's blood found in murder-accused’s car

premium_icon Tiffany Taylor's blood found in murder-accused’s car

A court has heard a pregnant teenage woman's blood was found on the glovebox, gearstick and front seat of a car belonging to the man accused of her murder.

Pilot’s $9 million damages claim against ex-boss hits court

premium_icon Pilot’s $9 million damages claim against ex-boss hits court

Helicopter pilot Bruce Towers was left a quadriplegic after a crash and is fighting for more than $9 million in damages.

Hundreds of travellers stranded as flight retailer collapses

premium_icon Hundreds of travellers stranded as flight retailer collapses

The shock collapse of a travel firm has left travellers grounded, with people urged to contact airlines and check their booking.

Unreliable tradie who gobbled up deposits faces court

premium_icon Unreliable tradie who gobbled up deposits faces court

‘He then basically told me to f*** off, threatened me with a law suit and told me to never contact him again.’

Two men killed in horror Bruce Highway smash identified

premium_icon Two men killed in horror Bruce Highway smash identified

WARNING GRAPHIC: First responders have described the scene they were confronted by at a fatal crash where a van was “sliced in half” on the Bruce Highway.

Nude skydivers will fall from skies on Saturday

premium_icon Nude skydivers will fall from skies on Saturday

It’s going to be raining naked men and women all in the name of charity as 25 nude skydivers jump over Toogoolawah

Newer Older