Queensland News

Fri 16 Nov 2018

The myth around cyclists riding single file

The myth around cyclists riding single file

Among the gripes many motorists have about how bike riders behave on the open road, this is perhaps the biggest. But is it illegal and unsafe?

Broken legs, exposed bone and given only Nurofen

Broken legs, exposed bone and given only Nurofen

Digit the blue-eyed blue heeler puppy has a long road to recovery after being heavily neglected following being hit by a car last week.

House on floodplain sold for $1.1m

House on floodplain sold for $1.1m

THE sale of an inner Brisbane house has given confidence to others who may be on a floodplain, selling for $1.1 million.

House gutted by fire in Pioneer Valley

House gutted by fire in Pioneer Valley

FIRE has destroyed a house at Gargett, in the Pioneer Valley.

Teen’s tragic death on school oval

Teen’s tragic death on school oval

A STUDENT has died in tragic circumstances on a high school oval in Queensland. Frantic attempts were made to save him as his family watched on.

Dreamworld wanted to be ‘sophisticated’

Dreamworld wanted to be ‘sophisticated’

A ride safety engineer said Dreamworld was working to get on the level of places like MovieWorld and Wet ‘n’ Wild before the 2016 tragedy.

Toowoomba girl missing since Tuesday

Toowoomba girl missing since Tuesday

POLICE are appealing for public assistance to help find a 17-year-old girl missing from Toowoomba.

Thu 15 Nov 2018

Chopper called to airlift biker after crash near Ipswich

Chopper called to airlift biker after crash near Ipswich

A MOTORCYCLIST has been flown to hospital after a traffic crash late this afternoon.

Worker killed in quarry accident near Clermont

Worker killed in quarry accident near Clermont

A MAN has died after suffering critical injuries in a workplace accident at a quarry in the Isaac region, Queensland Police Service confirmed.

Lindsay Brothers mourn driver's death

Lindsay Brothers mourn driver's death

LINDSAY Brothers staff are reeling after the shocking death of one of the company's drivers on a run from Queensland to Coffs Harbour.

Dog found with bullet wounds near Mackay

Dog found with bullet wounds near Mackay

An American Staffie has been found shot and injured in Bloomsbury.

Injured man 'dumped' on roadside after trio bashed him

Injured man 'dumped' on roadside after trio bashed him

PAIR forced into car against their will before attackers struck man on head and dumped him in parkland.

Powerful photo shows Aussie crisis

Powerful photo shows Aussie crisis

While a woman was out helping her elderly dad, she captured him in one picture which has perfectly captured the desperation of drought-stricken farmers.

Investors swoop on large blocks

Investors swoop on large blocks

In 48 hours, three houses worth almost $2 million sold in a suburb where the median house price is less than $295,000. It’s all about the land.

Bunnings snag danger real, victim says

Bunnings snag danger real, victim says

A man who slipped on dropped onion from a Bunnings sausage and suffered serious injuries says the safety risk is no laughing matter.

Wed 14 Nov 2018

One taken to hospital after vehicle fire

One taken to hospital after vehicle fire

CAR hits a rock before catching on fire.

Truck driver killed in horror crash that went undiscovered

Truck driver killed in horror crash that went undiscovered

A truck driver has been killed in a late night motorway crash that was not discovered until the following morning.

Pet steer slaughtered in Lakes Creek

Pet steer slaughtered in Lakes Creek

The animal would have died an inhumane death before having a hindquarter removed.

Gunshots allegedly fired during dispute

Gunshots allegedly fired during dispute

An argument between two elderly men escalated quickly when a firearm was allegedly produced.

Mail incinerated as postage truck goes up in flames

Mail incinerated as postage truck goes up in flames

SHOCKING PICS: PARCELS and letters completely destroyed in lead up to Christmas in highway semi-trailer fire.

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