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It was a big day for Australian surfer Mick Fanning yesterday surviving a shark attack, but also an interesting day for ABC cameraman Mick Fanning on Twitter.
A former Queensland Labor treasurer, who granted the first casino licence in Brisbane, believes the city would never have supported two casinos if James Packer's bid was approved.
North Queensland Bulk Ports says Mackay is well-placed to become a distribution hub for the mining industry.
Conservationists have expressed serious concerns about a renewed push for more dams in the Fitzroy River in central Queensland.
Police have charged a 16-year-old girl with unlawful wounding over an incident on the southern Gold Coast yesterday afternoon.
A Sunshine Coast woman accused of murdering her fiance has been deemed fit to face court.
Two far north Queensland banana growers say they are "surprised and dismayed" to have learned in the media today payments totalling close to $700,000 were the final instalments to be made to them after being quarantined due to the devastating disease, Panama Tropical Race 4 (TR4).
The Flinders Mayor says he is confident the north-west Queensland council's latest budget will satisfy ratepayers and meet the council's needs.
The Townsville Hospital says it is hoping to find a new chief executive within the next three months.
The application for a helipad at Bargara, in southern Queensland, will come before Bundaberg council for the fifth time today.
The results of a post-mortem examination on a 10-year-old Brisbane boy who died in suspicious circumstances at home may not be released for several days, Queensland Health says.
Researchers at the University of Sydney say not enough is known about livestock and wildlife diseases that can evolve and pose a risk to human health.
Australian surfer Mick Fanning heads home to the Gold Coast after paying tribute to the "warrior" mate who came to his aid during a shark attack at the J-Bay Open in South Africa.
Two backpackers from the Netherlands take the unusual step of taking their former employer to court, claiming they have been underpaid for a job you may not even know existed.
Manly lost Daly Cherry-Evans to a shoulder injury, as North Queensland stayed in the race for the minor premiership with a 30-12 win over the Sea Eagles at Brookvale Oval.
One of Queensland's most senior police officers refuses to shake the hand of a Gold Coast police whistleblower accused of leaking security vision of an alleged assault by colleagues.
An Australian drone racer has blitzed the inaugural international drone racing competition taking out first prize in three events.
The heritage-listed Treasury Casino will be transformed into a high-end department store as part of Destination Brisbane's winning bid to redevelop Brisbane's Queens Wharf precinct.
A bronze bust of the late founder of the Paradise Lagoons Campdraft, Graeme Acton, was unveiled on Saturday afternoon by Prime Minister Tony Abbott.
A new problem solver guide for the pineapple industry has been released, the first in more than three decades.