Queensland News

Sat 18 Aug 2018

Nude vegan blogger denies being a ‘fake’

Nude vegan blogger denies being a ‘fake’

FAMOUS for living nude in the jungle and surviving largely on bananas, Freelee the Banana Girl hits back at critics accusing her of faking off-grid lifestyle.

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 and dry, windy conditions escalate the bushfire risk.

Asbestos scare spreads to primary school

Asbestos scare spreads to primary school

THE number of children with possible exposure to asbestos grows with contaminants detected in the grounds of a primary school.

Locals lose fight against Adani in Federal Court

Locals lose fight against Adani in Federal Court

THE Federal Court has ruled in favour of Indian mining giant Adani over a native title group seeking to block its Carmichael coal mine.

Husband 'loses' wife... and she's not happy

Husband 'loses' wife... and she's not happy

Local husband wandered the house for two days wondering where his wife was, when he eventually found her, she was not happy.

Houses for the price of a hatchback

Houses for the price of a hatchback

COULD these be Queensland’s cheapest houses? If so, they’re going for less than the price of a new hatchback. Find out where you can grab a bargain.

Fri 17 Aug 2018

Hundreds of kids potentially exposed to footy-field asbestos

Hundreds of kids potentially exposed to footy-field asbestos...

HUNDREDS of children have potentially been exposed to poisonous materials as they ran, crashed and tackled during games and training.

UPDATE: Fire at old Bundaberg Showgrounds

UPDATE: Fire at old Bundaberg Showgrounds

AT LEAST two Queensland Fire and Emergency Service crews are at the scene of a fire at the old Bundaberg Showgrounds.

VIDEO: Rare whale species encountered off Qld coast

VIDEO: Rare whale species encountered off Qld coast

WHALE-watchers were lucky to come alongside a pod of whales playing - but one thing made the situation even luckier.

Sunshine Motorway smash sparks Bruce Hwy delays

Sunshine Motorway smash sparks Bruce Hwy delays

TWO vehicles have crashed on a major Sunshine Coast off-ramp causing Friday afternoon traffic woes for motorists.

Decision expected in Traditional Owners versus Adani case

Decision expected in Traditional Owners versus Adani case

A decision is expected to be handed down by Justice Reeves this afternoon in the Traditional Owners versus Adani case.

Childcare worker had child exploitation material

Childcare worker had child exploitation material

The 32-year-old man pleaded guilty but can still apply for a Blue Card after no conviction was recorded.

Thousands of jobs up for grabs as mothballed mines return

Thousands of jobs up for grabs as mothballed mines return

Employing CQ locals key to sustaining mining upturn: Councillor Neil Fisher

EXCLUSIVE FOOTAGE: Brazen big giraffe theft caught on CCTV

EXCLUSIVE FOOTAGE: Brazen big giraffe theft caught on CCTV

FOOTAGE has been obtained of the giraffe theft that occurred on Mary St in the Gympie region.

Thommo the koala is one of the lucky few

Thommo the koala is one of the lucky few

Of the 339 koalas that were admitted to the RSPCA hospital, only 110 were able to be released.

Truck rollover closes Bruce Highway

Truck rollover closes Bruce Highway

THE Bruce Highway near Eubenangee will be closed to heavy vehicles for four hours today following a truck rolling off the road.

Man killed in overnight motorbike crash

Man killed in overnight motorbike crash

A MOTORBIKE rider has died following a crash at Nambour overnight.

Horror accident leaves 30mm nails in man’s head

Horror accident leaves 30mm nails in man’s head

A QUEENSLAND man is lucky to be alive after accidentally shooting two 30-millimetre nails into his head with a nail gun.

Thu 16 Aug 2018

Truck rollover sees Bruce Hwy grind to halt

Truck rollover sees Bruce Hwy grind to halt

A TRUCK has rolled onto its side on the Bruce Highway at Beerwah causing major delays for motorists.

Missing child reunited with family after search

Missing child reunited with family after search

Desperate search for boy missing from Blacks Beach area

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