Queensland News

Mon 19 Nov 2018

EXPLAINED: Is eating while driving illegal in Australia?

EXPLAINED: Is eating while driving illegal in Australia?

MOST drivers are guilty of sneaking a few snacks behind the wheel but confusion around the legality of it means you could be risking more than a big fine.

Couple survives light plane crash

Couple survives light plane crash

A MAN and a woman have escaped with injuries after their aircraft plummeted in the outback today.

Sneaky Centrelink cheat Aussies do to make money

Sneaky Centrelink cheat Aussies do to make money

MORE than 70 Australians a day are caught using a sneaky trick to rake in thousands of dollars. Now, an angry pollie says he’s had enough.

Funding flows for Burnett water infrastructure

Funding flows for Burnett water infrastructure

Government commits $2million toward a feasibility study that will investigate options to increase water supply and security in the Burnett.

Alleged ice dealer busted with $10K plus stock, equipment

Alleged ice dealer busted with $10K plus stock, equipment

He caught the attention of police after speeding through Cullen St in Nimbin

Two in custody after little girl's body found on beach

Two in custody after little girl's body found on beach

A COUPLE has been taken into custody after a nine-month-old baby girl, who police say belonged to them, was found dead at Surfers Paradise beach.

Barber’s incredible offer to homeless man

Barber’s incredible offer to homeless man

When this barber saw police about to arrest a homeless man, he stepped in with an incredible gesture. What he did for that man completely turned his life around.

Motorcyclist seriously hurt in crash

Motorcyclist seriously hurt in crash

A motorcyclist is in a serious condition after a collision in Brisbane’s north this morning.

Two taken to hospital after car crashes down embankment

Two taken to hospital after car crashes down embankment

EMERGENCY services called after car rolls over.

What not to do with a sea snake

What not to do with a sea snake

A Queensland farmer has had possibly the most #Straya moment ever in his encounter with a highly venomous sea snake while holidaying on Fraser Island.

The property trend only Queenslanders are enjoying

The property trend only Queenslanders are enjoying

It’s a trend in new house construction that most other states and territories are reflecting — but not Queensland.

Sun 18 Nov 2018

Man critical after guest house stabbing

Man critical after guest house stabbing

A person has been arrested after a man received “significant” stab wounds to the stomach at a guest house in Brisbane’s south.

Dion’s journey from woman to man

Dion’s journey from woman to man

Dion Klein admits he probably never would have transitioned from a woman to a man had it not been for moving to Australia.

Dark side of Schoolies beach parties

Dark side of Schoolies beach parties

The beach parties are one of the best loved parts of Schoolies. But throw in thousands of drunken teens, organisers work hard to keep the concerts clean.

Nasty crash at intersection with New England Highway

Nasty crash at intersection with New England Highway

TWO patients taken to hospital after a crash on highway.

Blokes don heels to support family violence victims

Blokes don heels to support family violence victims

Mackay community draws the line on violence

Four injured after car ploughs into tree

Four injured after car ploughs into tree

TWO airlifted after car hits tree on Southern Downs

Road closed after motorcycle crash

Road closed after motorcycle crash

A motorbike rider is being taken to Sunshine Coast University Hospital with a suspected broken thighbone.

Sat 17 Nov 2018

RUNNING FOR COVER: Campground scatters as storm cell hits

RUNNING FOR COVER: Campground scatters as storm cell hits

The Bureau of Meteorology has just upgraded the threat level posed by a very dangerous storm cell currently battering the hinterland.

WATCH: Incredible footage of reef turtle migration

WATCH: Incredible footage of reef turtle migration

A PHOTOGRAPHER has captured amazing aerial footage of thousands of green sea turtles on their annual nesting migration on the Great Barrier Reef.

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