Queensland News

Thu 20 Jun 2019

No parking sign sparks controversy

No parking sign sparks controversy

Residents have accused a Queensland business owner of pretending to "own the street" after a makeshift sign appeared out the front of his fishing supply store.

Wed 19 Jun 2019

Farmer killed in machinery accident

Farmer killed in machinery accident

A Victorian farmer has been killed when a post-hole digger he was using malfunctioned and hit him while he was working at a property in the state's north.

‘Get a job’ Instagram couple suddenly quit

‘Get a job’ Instagram couple suddenly quit

A couple who caused outrage after asking followers for money to fund their African trip have shared a lengthy post behind their abrupt decision.

Brisbane protester refused to sign bail

Brisbane protester refused to sign bail

A man who shut down a busy Brisbane CBD street by gluing himself to the road has been fined.

Qld woman's alleged killer faces court

Qld woman's alleged killer faces court

A man has appeared in court accused of killing Queensland woman Shae Francis, who has not been seen since October last year.

Eyebrow-raising new bubble tea trend

Eyebrow-raising new bubble tea trend

A weird new sexy selfie trend is taking the internet by storm, with Japanese women taking snaps of their bubble tea resting in a racy location.

Contagious infection identified at South Burnett school

Contagious infection identified at South Burnett school

PARENTS of students have been advised to watch their child for symptoms after a case of whooping cough was identified at a South Burnett school.

Tue 18 Jun 2019

Aussie couples’ X-rated secret

Aussie couples’ X-rated secret

Millions of loved-up Australians are sneaking around behind their partners’ backs — and they could “end up paying for it some day”.

Kmart’s ‘secret’ product leaked on FB

Kmart’s ‘secret’ product leaked on FB

In a Facebook group dedicated to the popular Kmart pie maker, a mum has revealed the retail giant’s plans for a new version of the appliance.

Social media star’s ‘sugar daddy’ defence

Social media star’s ‘sugar daddy’ defence

An Instagram influencer who flaunts exotic destinations and luxury labels, told police thousands in cash found in her handbag came from her sugar daddy.

Shocking water usage during extreme drought

Shocking water usage during extreme drought

FIND out how much water still goes down the drain and how you can help save every drop during desperate times.

Dad built son a tank for his high school formal

Dad built son a tank for his high school formal

It's now up for sale on eBay if you too want to experience the magic.

Tradie buys four properties by age 22

Tradie buys four properties by age 22

Norbert Kaess is an “average” bloke with an “ordinary” job — but he’s still built up a lucrative property portfolio in his early 20s.

‘Stay home’: Killer flu warning

‘Stay home’: Killer flu warning

Health experts across the country are urging people to stay home if they are unwell, as the death toll from this year’s virus rises.

This is Australia’s best meat pie

This is Australia’s best meat pie

After downing more than 1700 pastries in three days, 12 judges have found Australia’s best pie — and here’s where you can get it.

Mon 17 Jun 2019

Shock ingredient found in vegan ice cream

Shock ingredient found in vegan ice cream

Two flavours of vegan ice cream have been pulled from the shelves after a “microscopic amount” of contaminant was found in the products.

Qld road train operators struggle to fill $130,000 roles

Qld road train operators struggle to fill $130,000 roles

As farmers continue to destock in record levels, road train operators are desperate to find more drivers to help shift the cattle to greener pastures.

Yes, there was a time men preferred 'beefy birds'

Yes, there was a time men preferred 'beefy birds'

WHEN I was a girl, men did not like thin girls. They used to say that they looked "consumptive”.

Farming couple ‘wanted second wife’

Farming couple ‘wanted second wife’

A British backpacker has revealed how a working holiday in Australia turned into a nightmare when the couple she was staying with hinted at other intentions.

Cyclist lucky to be alive after riding into truck's path

Cyclist lucky to be alive after riding into truck's path

WATCH: THIS split-second decision by a truckie saved the life of a seemingly oblivious cyclist who rode into the path of his truck in the Brisbane CBD.

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