Backhouse defies cold to claim ITU World Series bronze

QUEENSLANDER Gillian Backhouse defied freezing conditions in Edmonton to claim a bronze medal, her first podium in an ITU World Series race.

Regarded as a future star, the 24-year-old beat home highly credentialled compatriots Emma Moffat, Ashleigh Gentle and Emma Jackson.


HIGH ALERT: 20 fires burn across the state

HIGH ALERT: 20 fires burn across the state

FIRE crews are on standby as 20 blazes burn around Queensland.

Broncos boss addresses Bennett saga

Broncos boss addresses Bennett saga

“There’s no risk to Wayne’s contract in 2019.”

Thommo the koala is one of the lucky few

Thommo the koala is one of the lucky few

More than 330 koalas were admitted to the RSPCA hospital

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