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Ipswich City Council pulls funding from a World Harmony Day event organised by former One Nation candidate Shan Ju Lin, who was dumped by the party over anti-gay comments.
Medicinal cannabis advocates are pleading for compassion and urging Australian authorities to legalise the drug to help ease the pain and suffering of those who desperately need it.
A 17-year-old girl from Western Sydney is gaining national recognition for creating a buoy to warn people when there are rips in the ocean, in a bid to save more lives.
A Queensland jellyfish expert says it took just 20 minutes to catch a potentially deadly Irukandji jellyfish off Fraser Island.
Police search for two people after an attack in Brisbane's West End which has left a man with serious head injuries.
Storm surge can be extremely destructive when more intense cyclones make landfall and account for a high proportion of cyclone-related deaths. So what can we do?
A Queensland medical graduate who was left quadriplegic after a car accident says being offered a place as an intern at the Gold Coast University Hospital is "incredible and surreal".
Twelve-year-old Tom Doyle and nine-year-old Lachlan Johnson talk about life on a cattle station, and their knowledge is impressive.
Health Minister Sussan Ley charged taxpayers to attend two New Year's Eve events hosted by prominent Queensland businesswoman Sarina Russo, who previously donated $20,000 to the Liberal Party.
One of the Channel Country's iconic cattle stations sees a change of guard with the third generation taking over the reins.
The cotton industry forecasts the 2017 crop will be the second-largest on record, with favourable conditions, solid prices and a wider planting window even attracting new growers to the fibre.
A Brisbane security guard is stood down pending an investigation into an alleged choking incident at the FOMO music festival, which was filmed and shared widely on social media.
"I wouldn't wish it on my worst enemy" says a man in outback Queensland who endured blistering sun and heavy rain to set the world record for the longest continuous game of lawn bowls and raise vital funds for his club.
Chris Lynn has made his name in the Big Bash, but his talents extend far beyond T20 — and this ODI series could be the start of big things.
Surfers on the Gold Coast celebrate the sport's past with a competition featuring retro single-fin boards, giving them a taste of a more difficult style of surfing.
Health Minister Sussan Ley stands aside "without ministerial pay" following pressure over a number of taxpayer-funded flights to the Gold Coast, where she and her partner own property.
A 43-year-old Cairns woman accused of the death of her newborn baby more than 20 years ago is granted bail.