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Australian-first in-utero surgery on baby with spina bifida

51 min 3 sec ago
In an Australian first, doctors in Brisbane have performed surgery on a baby with spina bifida while it was still in mother's womb.

First-class cause: Uneaten plane food collected for charities

52 min 28 sec ago

Food untouched by passengers flying first class is coming off flights and being transported to those less fortunate in Brisbane, as part of a charity initiative to reduce food waste.

'Appalling' rates of preventable hospital admissions found in some communities

2 hours 41 min ago

Some communities in Victoria and Queensland have had "appalling "rates of preventable hospital admissions for at least a decade, a Grattan Institute report finds.

Deaf woman takes Queensland Government to High Court

3 hours 59 min ago

A Queensland woman hoping to be Australia's first deaf juror is having her discrimination case heard by the High Court in Brisbane this afternoon.

Two men injured in home invasion in Melbourne's east

4 hours 28 min ago

Two men are taken to hospital after a violent home invasion at Lilydale in Melbourne's east.

Police search Victorian bushland for missing Queensland teen

4 hours 36 min ago

Police and SES personnel search bushland in Victoria's east for missing Queensland teenager Matthew Doolan.

Confirmed sightings of missing Gold Coast girl Jocelyn

5 hours 13 min ago

Despite sightings of a five-year-old girl who ran away from her Gold Coast home on Sunday evening, an overnight search fails to find her.

Dutton won't intervene in case of asylum seeker student

7 hours 6 min ago

The campaign to free Mojgan Shamsalipoor, a Brisbane school student who was returned to immigration detention and separated from her husband after two years in the community, continues after Immigration Minister Peter Dutton refuses to intervene in her case.

Police search for missing 5yo girl at Nerang

Sun, 2016-07-24 21:13

Police seek urgent public assistance to help find a five-year-old girl reported missing at Nerang on the Gold Coast who "may be at significant risk".

Student-devised flood levee to protect low-lying towns goes into production

Sun, 2016-07-24 15:22

An Australian-first portable temporary flood barrier designed by a group of Brisbane university students for a competition will go into production.

Student-devised flood levy to protect low-lying towns goes into production

Sun, 2016-07-24 15:22

An Australian-first portable temporary flood barrier designed by a group of Brisbane university students for a competition will go into production.

Brisbane doctors perform surgery on fetus diagnosed with spina bifida

Sun, 2016-07-24 14:37

Queensland doctors perform Australia's first surgery on a baby diagnosed with spina bifida while it was still in its mother's womb.

Firebirds beat determined Steel to reach netball title decider

Sun, 2016-07-24 13:49

The Queensland Firebirds are on track to become the first team to claim back-to-back trans-Tasman netball league titles after beating the Southern Steel to reach the final.

Silent march through Brisbane remembers dead racing greyhounds

Sun, 2016-07-24 13:48

Thousands of greyhounds who never made it out of the racing industry have been remembered in a silent march through the Brisbane CBD as part of a nationwide call to have the industry banned throughout the country.

Police seek man over Gold Coast shooting

Sun, 2016-07-24 12:14

Police investigating a late-night Gold Coast shooting release the name and photograph of a man wanted for questioning.

Queensland-made Solar Buddy lights to help vulnerable students

Sun, 2016-07-24 11:43

Queensland school students are making a simple but potentially life-changing difference in the lives of their peers around the world.

Paramedic stabbed on Fraser Island released from hospital

Sun, 2016-07-24 09:46

A paramedic stabbed in the stomach on Fraser Island by a woman demanding drugs is released from hospital as police continue the search for his attacker.

Unseasonably warm temperatures break historic weather records around Queensland

Sun, 2016-07-24 09:03

Some of Queensland's most historic weather records have been re-written, with maximum temperatures for July being broken at seven spots, the Bureau of Meteorology says.

Titans down Eels to consolidate top-eight spot

Sat, 2016-07-23 19:56

It is official - Parramatta's NRL top-eight hopes are over after falling 34-14 to the Titans in Saturday evening's clash on the Gold Coast.

NSW women end Qld league dominance

Sat, 2016-07-23 18:44

NSW ends 17 years of Queensland dominance by claiming the Women's Interstate Challenge 8-4 on the Gold Coast.