Queensland News

Wed 18 Sep 2019

Serial public masturbator ‘craved the rush’

Serial public masturbator ‘craved the rush’

A man who masturbated in public so often he was caught on Google Street View has been sentenced for the dozens of peculiar acts.

Tue 17 Sep 2019

Spit could unlock skin cancer questions

Spit could unlock skin cancer questions

Queensland researchers have set out to determine what role genes play in skin cancer as part of the world's largest study into the disease.

Heaviest rainfall in three months to hit

Heaviest rainfall in three months to hit

After a brief glimpse of spring for many of us over the weekend, it’s all going to change. And today is going to take it to the next level.

Mon 16 Sep 2019

Frenzy over Aldi product’s secret function

Frenzy over Aldi product’s secret function

Shoppers who purchased the $149 Aldi appliance have gone nuts over its “amazing” extra detail, labelling it a lifesaver for extra fruit and vegetables.

‘Uber Eats paid $300 for 96 hours work’

‘Uber Eats paid $300 for 96 hours work’

Uber Eats driver Amita Gupta was only paid $300 for 96 hours work — and when she was 10 minutes late with a delivery, she was fired.

Sun 15 Sep 2019

Child found in car with dead woman

Child found in car with dead woman

A child was found in a white Audi along with a dead woman, before a man died at the scene shortly after.

Outrageous Insta trend is hilariously bad

Outrageous Insta trend is hilariously bad

If you don’t think this trend is out-of-touch, you’ve probably done it yourself. James Weir writes about the Insta craze that is so bad it’s hilarious.

AFL stunned by amazing kiss photo

AFL stunned by amazing kiss photo

In the middle of one of the most spiteful games of the year, an AFL photographer has captured the extraordinary moment two rivals locked lips.

SOCIALITE'S DOWNFALL: How Doyle's perfect life spiralled

SOCIALITE'S DOWNFALL: How Doyle's perfect life spiralled

Matthew Doyle was living life in luxury, travelling the world and marrying his love on Sydney Harbour — until police brought it all to a crashing halt.

Sat 14 Sep 2019

Cruel reality of devastating bushfires

Cruel reality of devastating bushfires

As dozens of fires continue to burn across Qld and northern NSW, the “psychologically damaging” impacts of the blazes are being revealed.

Mental side of Qld disasters unsustainable

Mental side of Qld disasters unsustainable

The mental health impacts of drought and bushfire on affected communities in Queensland is unsustainable, an expert says.

Change that made Powerball harder to win

Change that made Powerball harder to win

Powerball has jackpotted to a historic $150 million for next Thursday’s draw and one small change is likely the reason no one has won it yet.

Blue Wiggle’s family heartbreak

Blue Wiggle’s family heartbreak

The Wiggles’ Anthony Field has taken to social media to share some heartbreaking news.

Fri 13 Sep 2019

X-ray reveals hospital’s shocking error

X-ray reveals hospital’s shocking error

It's a common procedure that many people have had done but one seemingly small error by hospital staff left one woman with permanent damage.

Is this Australia’s most sustainable house?

Is this Australia’s most sustainable house?

“In addition to being healthy, it’s designed to be energy efficient, cyclone rated, affordable, adaptable, and transportable.”

‘Horrible’ photo mum shows school kids

‘Horrible’ photo mum shows school kids

This “horrible” image shows a heartbroken mum in the grips of despair after her 18-year-old son “screwed up” and did something “unforgivable”.

Vital reason Aussies need $900 bonus

Vital reason Aussies need $900 bonus

Australia is hurtling towards a devastating recession and there’s one thing Scott Morrison could do to save us all — and make us all $900 richer.

Woman crashes onto person sitting on loo

Woman crashes onto person sitting on loo

Multiple people have been hospitalised after a Brisbane boat accident where a woman fell through the floor onto a person sitting on the toilet.

Wed 11 Sep 2019

Warning over fake ‘Netflix documentary’

Warning over fake ‘Netflix documentary’

THOUSANDS of young Aussies responded to an invitation to take part in a Netflix documentary — but it wasn’t what it seemed.

‘You have no idea’: MP's stunning answer on climate change

‘You have no idea’: MP's stunning answer on climate change

It was a simple question. But the government minister’s answer was so extraordinary, the interviewer had to clarify it twice, just to make sure.

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