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Man charged over tiny house allegedly stolen from Canberra, driven to Queensland

Thu, 2017-09-14 08:56

Police charge a 24-year-old man over the alleged theft of a tiny house after seizing it more than 1,416 kilometres away in a coastal Queensland town.

Researchers discover proof of elusive night parrot in SA

Thu, 2017-09-14 06:25

There has been no hard proof of the night parrot in South Australia — until now — according to wildlife researchers.

Kevin Rudd's godson 'punched standing up for marriage equality'

Wed, 2017-09-13 19:06

The godson of former prime minister Kevin Rudd is allegedly assaulted in Brisbane by a man who was tearing down rainbow flags put up in support of same-sex marriage.

Young guns leading the Panthers' finals push

Wed, 2017-09-13 17:48

The nerves are there, but so is the confidence for Penrith's young brigade as they get set for a big semi-final clash with the Broncos.

Accused killer's sex with Jayde Kendall went 'horribly and rapidly wrong', court told

Wed, 2017-09-13 17:32

Schoolgirl Jayde Kendall may have died after consensual sex with the accused went "horribly wrong", a Supreme Court murder trial hears in Brisbane, as the jury retires to consider its verdict.

Qld police released CCTV footage of a 25-year-old man they believe may be able to assist with their inquiries

Wed, 2017-09-13 17:27
Qld police have released CCTV footage of a 25-year-old man they believe may be able to assist with their inquiries over a stabbing of a security guard at Somerville House girls' boarding school in Brisbane.

Cattle Council hits back at Senate claims it does not represent grassroots

Wed, 2017-09-13 16:27

A Senate report calling for the peak cattle industry council to be replaced draws a swift rebuke from the council's president.

Needle in haystack: Finding fire in 25,000-hectare forest

Wed, 2017-09-13 16:15

With high-risk fire conditions on Queensland's Sunshine Coast, how does the state's major forest grower spot, manage, and respond to fires in fuel-filled environment?

Poor practices lead to export deaths: vet group

Wed, 2017-09-13 15:20

A group of vets against the live export trade allege poor practices and a lack of bedding were to blame for a high mortality rate on a voyage from Townsville to Vietnam.

Norman Farming lists Murray-Darling irrigation farms for sale

Wed, 2017-09-13 15:17

One of Australia's largest irrigated and dryland cropping operations is listed for sale, with Norman Farming liquidating the Kalanga and Mobandilla properties in southern Queensland.

National grain harvest suffers 40 per cent drop

Wed, 2017-09-13 14:45

The national winter crop harvest will be 40 per cent lower than last year, according to the latest ABARES quarterly Crop Report.

'Magical moment' as breaching whale gives brothers one big fishing tale

Wed, 2017-09-13 11:11

Ben and James Cullen can laugh about it now, but adrenaline was running high after a humpback whale breached just metres from their fishing boat off the Queensland coast.

Tiny house stolen from Canberra 'spotted in rural Queensland less than a day later'

Wed, 2017-09-13 09:20

A tiny house prototype stolen from a Canberra business appears to have made its way to a Queensland town 1,250 kilometres away in a matter of hours, according to the home's owner.

Senior Ipswich City Council officer charged by corruption watchdog

Wed, 2017-09-13 08:58

A senior Ipswich Council bureaucrat is charged by Queensland's corruption watchdog with misconduct for allegedly causing financial detriment to an engineering firm.

Senior Ipswich City Council officer charged by corruption watchdog

Wed, 2017-09-13 08:58

Ipswich City Council suspends a senior officer who was charged by the Crime and Corruption Commission for alleged misconduct.

Security guard at elite Brisbane girls' school stabbed in 'robbery gone wrong'

Wed, 2017-09-13 07:12

Queensland police release a photo and CCTV footage of a man they are searching for over the stabbing of a security guard inside the elite Somerville House girls' boarding school in Brisbane.

Kandanga Farm Store focuses on growing food without chemicals

Wed, 2017-09-13 06:32

A Queensland couple helps the economic revival of the Mary Valley with a chemical-free produce store.

Outback kids escape the drought for ocean visit

Wed, 2017-09-13 06:09

Outback kids from drought-stricken towns travel 1,200 kilometres to swim in the ocean, marking for many their first time in the surf.

Mao's last dancer breaks 18-year retirement for Queensland performance

Tue, 2017-09-12 18:58

Li Cunxin says he is petrified to come out of retirement for one night only in Brisbane, for The Nutcracker, the first ballet he performed in the West.

CCC documents found during raid of barrister Sam Di Carlo's house, court told

Tue, 2017-09-12 17:52

Confidential documents from Queensland's Crime and Corruption Commission relating to a Melbourne property developer's appearance at a CCC hearing were found during a raid of Brisbane barrister Sam Di Carlo's house, a court hears.