Queensland News

Sat 27 Feb 2021

Seller of lame horse ordered to repay twice sale price

Premium Content Seller of lame horse ordered to repay twice sale price

A grazier who was sold a lame nag instead of the fit stockhorse advertised on Facebook has been compensated after taking the seller to court.

Get your gear off - It’s better to sleep naked

Premium Content Get your gear off - It’s better to sleep naked

The research put to the test a variety of sleeping garments, from completely nude to a T-shirt and trousers.

Cannabis meds approved for over counter sale

Premium Content Cannabis meds approved for over counter sale

But there is a catch, says the Therapeutic Goods Administration.

Vaccine overdose doctor was sanctioned before

Premium Content Vaccine overdose doctor was sanctioned before

The doctor at the centre of the COVID vaccine bungle has been identified, and it has been revealed he has been sanctioned before following complaints.

QFES forced to apologise after bullying scandal

Premium Content QFES forced to apologise after bullying scandal

A decorated Queensland volunteer firefighter was bullied out of his station by his colleagues and QFES was unable to do anything about it, prompting a review of...

‘Critical’ statement outstanding in accused baby killer case

Premium Content ‘Critical’ statement outstanding in accused baby killer case

Six-month-old Beau Bradshaw was found unresponsive in June 2020. He later died in hospital. His father stands charged with his murder.

Shark attack survivor gives thanks to rescuers

Premium Content Shark attack survivor gives thanks to rescuers

A shark attack survivor who made headlines around the world and now he's thanked each and every person involved in saving him

'My job is to survive every day from his crimes'

Premium Content 'My job is to survive every day from his crimes'

An abuse victim details the lifetime impact of a predator's abuse and how she went from a bubbly girl to eating glass to avoid going to school.

Man of God and his legacy of abusive destruction

Premium Content Man of God and his legacy of abusive destruction

Creepy Creen, Father Feeler – the girls of this mining town were preyed upon by Neville Joseph Creen.

Beloved cassowary still missing as fate of chicks decided

Premium Content Beloved cassowary still missing as fate of chicks decided

Wildlife officers have rescued one of the chicks of beloved cassowary Elvis - but there remains no sign of the adult bird himself after he vanished.

Pets pay ‘heart-wrenching’ price in rental crisis fallout

Premium Content Pets pay ‘heart-wrenching’ price in rental crisis fallout

Unprecedented rental crisis has seen a devastating knock-on effect for family pets as owners are forced to do whatever they can to secure a place to live.

How Olympics could change the lives of our children

Premium Content How Olympics could change the lives of our children

A Brisbane Olympics would be used to save a generation of kids from obesity and get them into organised sport, the AOC says.

Fri 26 Feb 2021

New domestic violence taskforce in wake of horror crimes

Premium Content New domestic violence taskforce in wake of horror crimes

One of Queensland’s most senior police officers will head up a new domestic violence taskforce in the wake of a series of incidents.

Bombshell letter reveals LNP plan to oust Newman deputy

Premium Content Bombshell letter reveals LNP plan to oust Newman deputy

An investigation has exposed extraordinary dysfunction and turmoil in the LNP over the past decade, including in a bombshell plot to push out deputy premier.

Queensland start-up gets Silicon Valley boost

Premium Content Queensland start-up gets Silicon Valley boost

A promising start-up has hit a jackpot of sorts by snaring a highly-coveted spot in a prestigious Silicon Valley accelerator program.

‘You’re a useless c**t’: LNP abuse claims in brutal knifing

Premium Content ‘You’re a useless c**t’: LNP abuse claims in brutal knifing

The Queensland LNP makes House of Cards look harmless, but has the party’s toxic past cursed them at the polls, Peter Gleeson investigates.

Footy racism storm as blackface fury takes hold

Premium Content Footy racism storm as blackface fury takes hold

The AFL and two players who dressed in blackface have apologised, amid anger over a letter from league lawyers contesting a complaint from Joel Wilkinson.

Family stand behind dad accused of mother’s murder

Premium Content Family stand behind dad accused of mother’s murder

The children of Maxwell and Robyn Beever have declared their “unwavering support” for their father as he faces a murder charge over their mother’s death.

Out-of-control car narrowly misses home

Premium Content Out-of-control car narrowly misses home

Police are hunting a male driver whose car left the road and crashed into a garden bed, only just missing a home.

Notorious sex offender ‘spiked’ in jail

Premium Content Notorious sex offender ‘spiked’ in jail

Shannon Norgate has been released from jail after being sentenced for charges including not reporting his 17-year-old girlfriend.

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