Queensland News

Mon 18 Nov 2019

IS YOUR SCHOOL ON THE LIST? 178 schools to get solar panels

premium_icon IS YOUR SCHOOL ON THE LIST? 178 schools to get solar panels

The Queensland Government has revealed that 178 state schools will soon have solar panels installed. SEE IF YOUR SCHOOL MADE THE CUT

Palmer threatens bad PR campaign against government

premium_icon Palmer threatens bad PR campaign against government

Clive Palmer has threatened to launch a “public relations campaign” to discredit the government, but his claims have been dismissed as “shenanigans”

Two people arrested following Warrego Highway crash

premium_icon Two people arrested following Warrego Highway crash

TWO people have been taken into custody at the scene of a crash which closed the Warrego Highway.

Storm declared catastrophic, $40 million in claims

premium_icon Storm declared catastrophic, $40 million in claims

The Insurance Council of Australia has declared Sunday’s Sunshine Coast storms a catastrophe causing more than $40 million in claims.

'I hated my body - now I'm on the catwalk'

premium_icon 'I hated my body - now I'm on the catwalk'

"I DOUBT I have told any of you, about a condition I have - it dictated my life in my teens and 20s, even though I tried not to let it."

Man caught on CCTV stealing toys from Salvation Army

premium_icon Man caught on CCTV stealing toys from Salvation Army

A 42-year-old man has faced court for stealing children's’ toys from a Coast Salvation Army store.

CQ firm seals $300 million mining deal

premium_icon CQ firm seals $300 million mining deal

The contract will secure jobs for more than 350 employees and will have flow-on benefits for the region

Are these Queensland’s 10 sh-ttest towns?

premium_icon Are these Queensland’s 10 sh-ttest towns?

This list will either greatly amuse or offend residents. See if you agree with the authors of the new book Sh*t Towns of Australia. WARNING: Explicit language.

'So yummy!' Aldi’s $4 dupe of a famous Aussie ice cream

'So yummy!' Aldi’s $4 dupe of a famous Aussie ice cream

The budget supermarket has sent shoppers into a spin after revealing it has created its own version of a favourite childhood dessert.

Woman denied mechanic job over 'menstrual cycle' worries

premium_icon Woman denied mechanic job over 'menstrual cycle' worries

ROSE loves cars and wants nothing more than to be a mechanic - but even offering to work for free hasn't resolved the biggest hurdle to getting a foot in the door.

Man found with 5kg of cannabis claimed he was making cakes

premium_icon Man found with 5kg of cannabis claimed he was making cakes

A MAN found with more than 5kg of cannabis plant claimed he used to the leaf to make oil which he used to bake cakes and biscuits.

How waving your hand can make life better for truckies

How waving your hand can make life better for truckies

Tipper driver Doug Kirby is cranking up his one-man crusade to get more respect for truckies. This is how how you can join the campaign.

IN PHOTOS: Suburban nightmare as hail-nado rains terror

premium_icon IN PHOTOS: Suburban nightmare as hail-nado rains terror

PHOTO GALLERY: The Sunshine Coast is in the midst of a huge clean-up this morning after a severe storm with winds up to 70km/h tore through the region.

Accused child porn surgeon’s phone, laptop probed

premium_icon Accused child porn surgeon’s phone, laptop probed

A “primary” analysis of technology belonging to a Brisbane brain surgeon on a child porn distribution charge has been completed, a court has heard.

Brisbane fitness giant closes five stores as debts hit $1m

premium_icon Brisbane fitness giant closes five stores as debts hit $1m

A MAJOR player in Queensland’s highly-competitive fitness industry has cut staff and closed stores after one of its directors received heart-breaking news.

Queensland council's brutal new roadside memorial laws

premium_icon Queensland council's brutal new roadside memorial laws

A southeast Queensland council set to upset families with tough, new roadside memorial legislation.

Wild hailstorm leaves trail of destruction across Coast

premium_icon Wild hailstorm leaves trail of destruction across Coast

WATCH: A huge clean-up is under way across the Sunshine Coast after a monster hailstorm wiped through the region, causing widespread damage.

Hospital self-evacuates as fire threat nears

Hospital self-evacuates as fire threat nears

Esk Hospital has made the decision to “self-evacuate” patients as fierce bushfires continue to burn nearby. STAY UP TO DATE WITH THE LATEST ALERTS AND WARNINGS HERE

Sun 17 Nov 2019

ON-GOING IMPACTS: Debris latest impact on road closure

ON-GOING IMPACTS: Debris latest impact on road closure

Damage to the frequently used road yet to be unveiled as Cunningham remains closed in both directions.

Startling twist in Qantas flight drama

Startling twist in Qantas flight drama

Just when you thought it couldn’t get more dramatic, an Aussie pop group have shared some startling news in the case of will.i.am v Qantas.

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