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Australia's bee industry wants the biosecurity risk upgraded to 'high' for the large scarab beetle from Africa.
Airlines and their passengers have paid up to $1.6 billion too much for airport access over the past decade due to a textbook example of how not to privatise monopoly assets, the competition regulator says.
Ash Barty's comeback to tennis takes a significant step when she breezes past Japan's Nao Hibino in the Malaysian Open final to win her first WTA singles title.
The Brisbane Roar beat the Newcastle Jets 3-1 in Newcastle to hang on to fourth place on the A-League ladder.
Two Joint Strike Fighter planes, worth around $100 million each, are forced to stay an extra day at the Avalon Air Show west of Melbourne because there could be lightning near their next destination.
Queensland's Premier tells the state's politicians not to "bask in the glory" of the baton relay around Australia, instead urging everyday people to be nominated as bearers.
Solar provides rays of hope for the small mining town of Collinsville in north Queensland as companies vie to take advantage of the region's 300 days a year of perfect sunshine.
Women who already put their lives on the line working in Queensland's emergency services face an even greater challenge overcoming the gender divide to be appointed to senior roles.
Queensland's only dingo sanctuary is pleading with the State Government to stop shooting dangerous dogs on Fraser Island.
Fraser Island dingoes that have threatened humans and are destined to be put down should be allowed to live at Queensland's only sanctuary for the animals, a wildlife park owner says.
The British superstar uses her first Brisbane concert to respond to those criticising her for playing at the Gabba stadium, before again taking to the stage on Sunday night.
The Cowboys are left thanking their lucky stars after a Johnathan Thurston field goal off the crossbar leads to a golden-point match-winning try over the Raiders.
Outspoken MP George Christensen overshadows Queensland LNP leader Tim Nicholls' intention to present a united front at a party meeting ahead of the upcoming state election.
The Brisbane metro plan is altered to have two lines running instead of one and scraps the "buses on tracks" concept.
Adele super fan Caitlyn Sheehan is one of 60,000 filling Brisbane's Gabba this weekend, for concerts so popular tens of thousands of extra seats have been brought in.
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Farmers are already feeling the effects of climate change and, in a bid to protect their crop from destructive weather, are investing in protective houses for their paddocks.
A Queensland University of Technology employee is denied leave to appeal the dismissal of her $250,000 racial discrimination claim against three students.
A koala that was rescued from the side of a Sunshine Coast road by a policeman will soon be released back into the wild after extensive treatment in hospital.