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Singapore's military might on show in defence partnership

1 hour 41 min ago

Australia is set to host thousands of troops from Singapore, in a deal that will have widespread implications for both countries' across the Asia Pacific and allow the tiny city-state to show what it is capable of.

Tigers upset undermanned Broncos 19-18 in nail-biter

Fri, 2016-05-27 21:56

Wests Tigers end a barren Brisbane streak by claiming a nail-biting 19-18 NRL victory over an undermanned Broncos at Lang Park.

Queensland Government could take control of troubled Aurukun school

Fri, 2016-05-27 17:18

A new principal and two new teachers will be flown into Aurukun as the Queensland Government considers taking control of the school in the troubled Indigenous community.

Cooper Cronk carted off with injury at Maroons training

Fri, 2016-05-27 16:35

Queensland half-back Cooper Cronk leaves Queensland State of Origin training after suffering a suspected ankle injury.

Street artists Guido van Helten and Fintan Magee team up for railway underpass artwork

Fri, 2016-05-27 15:59
Watch a timelapse video of two world-renowned street artists using their skills to brighten up a railway underpass in their hometown of Brisbane.

Concrete canvas brings two of Australia's best street artists together

Fri, 2016-05-27 15:59

Two world-renowned street artists are bringing their talents back to their hometown to brighten up a Brisbane rail underpass.

North Queensland mayors push to use helicopters to muster bats out of the suburbs

Fri, 2016-05-27 15:18

A north Queensland mayor has launched a new push to allow councils to use mustering helicopters to move flying fox colonies out of parks and suburban backyards.

Sugar mill explores growing cane in inland Queensland

Fri, 2016-05-27 15:06

A sugar mill is investigates growing cane away from the coast in central Queensland in a bid to increase supply.

Woman given permission to remove dead fiance's testes

Fri, 2016-05-27 15:05

A Queensland woman is granted legal permission to remove her late fiance's testes in the hope of having a child.

The thrill of the stunt for Aussie trick rider Mikayala Jade

Fri, 2016-05-27 14:02

Hanging upside down off the side of a horse while it bolts at full speed may not be the ideal job, but 20-year-old Mikayla Barber considers that a good day at the office.

Chinese delegates to hear Gympie investment opportunities

Fri, 2016-05-27 13:30

The Gympie Mayor says he is hoping to expand the southern Queensland city's economic base and boost employment when he meets a delegation from China today.

Two teens get probation for cruel possum death video

Fri, 2016-05-27 12:56

Two teenagers are sentenced to 12 months' probation after they plead guilty to animal cruelty for repeatedly running over a possum with a car, which they filmed.

Townsville jobless rate hits 13.9pc

Fri, 2016-05-27 12:45

Townsville's Chamber of Commerce is demanding governments get their act together as new figures reveal the north Queensland city's unemployment rate has hit a new high of 13.9 per cent for April.

Rookwood Weir would be profitable says Gladstone water board

Fri, 2016-05-27 12:12

A state-owned statutory water board says it is confident the Federal Government will see the business case for investing in the Rookwood Weir in central Queensland.

Fears Cairns dengue case locally acquired

Fri, 2016-05-27 12:05

Health authorities are concerned there may be unreported dengue fever cases in the Cairns region in far north Queensland.

Man charged over campground death faces court

Fri, 2016-05-27 11:50

A man charged with the death of a women in central western Queensland has had his case adjourned in a Rockhampton court.

New plan to tackle sexually transmitted diseases in north Qld

Fri, 2016-05-27 11:43

The State Government has committed $15.7 million to tackle high rates of sexually transmitted diseases across north Queensland, including the north-west.

'Most' Western Downs residents 'happy' Linc Energy UCG plant going

Fri, 2016-05-27 11:31

A southern Queensland mayor says most of his community is pleased Linc Energy will no longer be operating near Chinchilla.

Makers market: Could Brisbane become the new Portland?

Fri, 2016-05-27 11:06

Portland, Oregon is world renowned for its vibrant food scene, craft beer and handmade goods — and Brisbane is looking to follow in its footsteps as an artisan capital.

Shot fired into car in Toowoomba car park

Fri, 2016-05-27 10:51

Police are searching for a man after a shot was fired into a car in Toowoomba, in southern Queensland, overnight.