Queensland News

Thu 17 Jan 2019

Heatwave causing highway in NSW to melt

Heatwave causing highway in NSW to melt

THE heatwave gripping parts of Australia has reached such high temperatures roads are literally melting. But we’re still yet to reach peak heatwave.

REVEALED: The ten richest people in Australia

REVEALED: The ten richest people in Australia

THESE are the richest Aussies around and only one of them is rich enough to make the international top 100 list.

Why people are losing it over the new Gillette ad

Why people are losing it over the new Gillette ad

JUST days after Gillette’s ad criticising “toxic masculinity”, the world has imploded and furious men are calling for a boycott of the razor brand.

Twist in viral Aus Open headband beef

Twist in viral Aus Open headband beef

ONE of the women involved in the extraordinary scrap over an Australian Open star’s sweaty headband has turn the petty squabble on its head

Full list of QLD public holidays 2019

Full list of QLD public holidays 2019

IT’S back to work for most but lit’s never too late to plan your next getaway. Here are the key Queensland school and public holiday dates for 2019.

Wed 16 Jan 2019

How Serena’s daughter’s doll is becoming an Instagram star

How Serena’s daughter’s doll is becoming an Instagram star

SERENA Williams’ daughter’s doll is stealing the show at the Australian Open, amassing thousands of Instagram followers with her “coverage”.

Unprovoked assault puts ambulance officer out of work

Unprovoked assault puts ambulance officer out of work

Paramedics are pressing charges after they were allegedly attacked unprovoked on Saturday night.

Uncomfortable truth about men

Uncomfortable truth about men

AS the world moves closer towards equality between the sexes, there is a shameful fact about men that cannot be ignored.

Tragic end in desperate appeal to find missing man

Tragic end in desperate appeal to find missing man

UPDATE: The desperate search for a man missing since Monday has ended in heartbreak for his family and friends.

Disturbing reality of horror heatwave

Disturbing reality of horror heatwave

DESPITE record-breaking temperatures across the country, the majority of Australians are taking a dangerous risk by refusing to do this one simple thing.

'Marie Kondo ruined my home'

'Marie Kondo ruined my home'

"It’s a big call to go up against the undisputed monarch of organisation, but there, I’ve said it."

Another Aussie fashion retailer going into administration

Another Aussie fashion retailer going into administration

AFTER a horror year for big brands in 2018, another menswear retailer has pulled up stumps.

How Blackbutt homeowner lost $150K to international scammers

How Blackbutt homeowner lost $150K to international scammers

A QUEENSLAND homeowner has been caught up in an international fraud case after a Kingaroy law firm was allegedly hacked by online scammers.

Aussies face worst heatwave in eight years

Aussies face worst heatwave in eight years

There will be “no reprieve” from an unprecedented heatwave which in some areas is the most intense burst of heat for eight years.

Tue 15 Jan 2019

Experts declare manliness ‘harmful’

Experts declare manliness ‘harmful’

A MAJOR health body has dubbed traditional masculinity “harmful”, saying manliness contributes to violence, depression and high suicide rates.

'It's too late': Man's heartbreaking plea after wife's death

'It's too late': Man's heartbreaking plea after wife's death

A Kingaroy man hopes his message will continue his wife's passion by helping other families.

BREAKING: Croc closes popular Mackay swimming spot

BREAKING: Croc closes popular Mackay swimming spot

The popular Mackay beach has closed temporarily due to a crocodile sighting.

NZ woman thanks Aus government for easy life on welfare

NZ woman thanks Aus government for easy life on welfare

A KIWI immigrant has thanked the Australian government for the many welfare perks that have her “feeling blessed” in a controversial Facebook post.

Community rallies for father rebuilding after fire

Community rallies for father rebuilding after fire

MORE than $1000 has been raised to help a Crows Nest man rebuild his life after a devastating house fire last week.

How to turn a traffic light green

How to turn a traffic light green

QUEENSLAND'S peak motoring body has revealed the secrets on how to save time and fuel by triggering a green traffic light.

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