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A group wanting to create a new shire on the Darling Downs, in southern Queensland, will hold talks with the Toowoomba Regional Council today to get support for a review into the proposal.
A group of north-west Queensland councils is calling on both levels of government to support major changes to road and grant funding.
Western New South Wales farmers are big winners in Australia's first carbon abatement auction, securing half of the $660 million offered.
South-east Queensland, not just Brisbane, will be pitched to the International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach as a potential 2028 Olympic Games host.
Matthew Mitcham is keen to get to the Rio Olympics to add a third chapter to a colourful, if erratic, Olympic diving career.
Despite not doing enough to earn it, yet again the Kangaroos have been installed as favourites for the Anzac Test, writes Jon Healy.
The Gargett Rodeo attracted its biggest crowd on the weekend, as 1500 people turned up to watch a special Anzac Day edition of the annual event.
South-east Queensland is set for a soggy couple of days with up to 400 millimetres of rain, 90 kilometre per hour winds and thunderstorms expected along the coast.
Gary Ablett says he has to monitor his shoulder daily after every training session as he attempts to return for the Suns.
The IOC's president says a bid from Australia to host the 2028 Summer Olympics would have a "great chance".
A world sugar analyst says Australian cane growers should fight harder for government protection of the industry.
A former brothel madam and a homeless man are committed to stand trial for the alleged murder of Brisbane rugby league official Tony McGrath in 2013.
NRL boss Dave Smith hopes New Zealand's rugby league resurgence continues for the good of the international game.
Queensland dam operator Sunwater is facing fresh criticism over the way it reacted to Tropical Cyclone Marcia.
National Basketball League expansion into Brisbane has been called off for the upcoming season after league chiefs reached an impasse over a stadium deal.
Four months short of his 21st birthday, Tim Page was sent to Vietnam. But he wasn't a soldier, he was a photographer.
Former Queensland premier Campbell Newman drops a defamation claim against radio presenter Alan Jones, lodged during the January state election campaign.
A fruit grower in Queensland says the strawberry market has become overcrowded.
The Isolated Children's Parents' Association is urging the Federal Government ensure farming families are included in a trial of subsidised child care provided by nannies.
A former jockey found dead outside a Kingaroy home died from a head injury he received the night before during a pub fight, the Supreme Court hears.