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Safe, easy access to ports and processing plants was on the agenda at the Northern Australia Beef Roads Programme roundtable in Rockhampton, but exactly which roads to prioritise was a matter for debate.
Queensland live cattle exporters have begun loading a large shipment to Indonesia to fill fourth quarter quotas.
Police are trying to find a woman and her son, who are missing from southern Queensland's Fraser Coast.
Queensland prop Sam Talakai has identified the need for greater consistency in his game if he is to secure a starting spot with the Reds in the 2016 Super Rugby season.
An organic butcher in south-east Brisbane is decorating his store in both Broncos and Cowboy's colours ahead of this weekend's NRL grand final.
The outgoing chairman of the Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service has blamed union pressure for his shock decision to quit.
An expert panel has recommended no new 100 per cent fly-in, fly-out (FIFO) mines be approved in Queensland.
Queensland researchers have developed a swimsuit for endangered sea turtles that collects the reptile's faeces that may help identify their foraging areas.
There is growing optimism about the extension of the Gold Coast light rail system, with Deputy Premier Jackie Trad confident federal funding is close.
The head of a multi-shire interstate road group says improving the Outback Highway would bring economic benefits to Australia.
Police have charged a 30-year-old man with trafficking and supplying dangerous drugs after a major operation targeting the drug 'ice' on southern Queensland's Darling Downs.
The Sunshine Coast council says there will be no cost to ratepayers for infrastructure for a massive new residential development at Caloundra South.
A consortium seeking to mine rich bauxite deposits in Aurukun, in far north Queensland, is urging the State Government to reconsider its bid, amid growing uncertainty about Glencore's future.
A Rockhampton business owner will officially announce his campaign this weekend to run for mayor.
The Gold Coast has become part of an international initiative which could provide a significant boost to the city's information technology industry.
One of Australia's leading scrum coaches believes the Wallabies have the potential to get the upper hand against England in the set-piece if it is "refereed properly".
Stories of running away from home, hitching a ride, forging a passport, changing countries, switching genders, and ultimately becoming a drag queen at Darwin's only gay nightclub.
As the mango picking season looms, the industry is forecasting a drop in production.
Johnathan Thurston has run for the first time at training ahead of North Queensland's NRL grand final against Brisbane on Sunday.
Federal Parliament's Standing Committee flew to Bowen to for a public hearing on the tax status of environmental groups.