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Queensland Rail's board is ordered to hold an urgent meeting this weekend to work out interim arrangements after major disruptions to Brisbane's network saw the cancellation of 100 trains on Friday due to a lack of drivers.
Emergency services extinguish fires at two separate car wrecking yards on Brisbane's northside, which they say were deliberately lit.
More than 60 potential young fighter pilots take to the virtual skies as the Royal Australian Air Force's travelling flight simulator visits central Queensland.
A scientific project aimed at ensuring the protection of one of the world's most elusive birds, the night parrot, is to be expanded in central-west Queensland.
Vaccinating horses against Hendra virus should not be made compulsory, despite the deaths of 77 horses and four people since 1994, a Queensland parliamentary committee finds.
Six years ago, artist Jason Swain started painting fallen soldiers who lost their lives in Afghanistan. Now, he is determined to finish the project.
A Brisbane couple are sentenced to life in prison for murdering mother-of-four Tia Landers in their home, while forcing her two friends to watch the ordeal and clean up.
'This is Queensland Rail's fault': Train boss offers apology over cancellation of 100 Brisbane services
The head of Queensland Rail issues an "unreserved apology" to Brisbane commuters after about 100 train services are cancelled due to a lack of drivers.
Australia's biggest sugar milling company Wilmar wins a controversial vote to secure an extra seat on the board of Sugar Terminals Limited.
Alcohol has been a contributing factor in almost half of Australia's river drownings, according to new research.
A 28-year-old man is sentenced to 18 months' jail over a one-punch attack on a female club manager at Mount Isa in outback Queensland.
The Gable Tostee case raises questions about how common death by falling is — and how many such incidents are homicides.
The Australian banana industry heaves a collective sigh of relief after negative Panama TR4 test.
A Queensland university develops a fully-autonomous weed-killing robot that could cut the cost of weed control by 90 per cent.
A community beach wheelchair in Mackay, north Queensland, allows people of all ages and disabilities to feel the sand between their toes.
Brisbane Roar coach John Aloisi insists a cross-town A-League rival would push football in south-east Queensland to the next level.
Police issue a warning over the dangers of synthetic drugs after Victorian footballer Riki Stephens, one of 12 people hospitalised on the Gold Coast after overdosing at the weekend, dies in hospital.
Bundaberg and District Meals on Wheels is celebrating 50 years of service this weekend.