Amber alert issued for boy, 12, pulled into car near his front door on Gold Coast

Amber alert issued for boy, 12, pulled into car near his front door on Gold Coast

Updated May 12, 2018 13:49:24 A 12-year-old boy remains missing on the Gold Coast after being pulled into a car outside his home at Mudgeeraba on Friday afternoon, with Queensland police saying the boy may be at significant risk. He was last seen on Clover Hill Drive at Mudgeeraba about …

Amber alert: 12-year-old boy pulled into car on Queensland’s Gold Coast

Amber alert: 12-year-old boy pulled into car on Queensland’s Gold Coast

Posted May 11, 2018 21:06:27 Photo: Police say the boy may be at significant risk. (Supplied: Queensland Police Service) A 12-year-old boy is missing after being pulled into a car at Mudgeeraba on Queensland’s Gold Coast on Friday afternoon, with Queensland police saying the boy may be at significant risk. …

NT camp water still contaminated two weeks after alert | Australia news

A Northern Territory community is still unable to drink water from the town’s supply more than two weeks after unsafe levels of lead and manganese were detected. Garawa 1, a town camp in Borroloola, near the Gulf of Carpentaria, was given the all clear on Friday afternoon, but Garawa 2 …

High Court sets date for Katy Gallagher’s citizenship decision, putting four other federal politicians on alert

High Court sets date for Katy Gallagher’s citizenship decision, putting four other federal politicians on alert

Posted May 04, 2018 15:38:02 The High Court will rule on the eligibility of Labor senator Katy Gallagher the day after the budget, which could have ramifications for four other federal politicians. The former ACT chief minister has been embroiled in the dual citizenship fiasco. Senator Gallagher argued she took …

South Hobart residents still on boil water alert as E. coli source yet to be found

South Hobart residents still on boil water alert as E. coli source yet to be found

Updated April 26, 2018 13:10:55 Residents just a couple of kilometres from Hobart’s CBD are being asked to keep boiling their water today as TasWater continues testing to determine how E. coli got into their water supply. The bacteria was discovered in the supply on Tuesday, TasWater’s Bennie Smith told …

Measles alert issued for commuters on Brisbane trains, third confirmed case in past month

Measles alert issued for commuters on Brisbane trains, third confirmed case in past month

Updated March 27, 2018 14:15:08 Photo: An unknowingly infectious man took the train to and from Brisbane CBD last week. (ABC News: Patrick Williams) Brisbane commuters who travel on the Ferny Grove train line are warned to be on the lookout for measles symptoms after a man diagnosed with the …

Tropical Cyclone Nora: Queensland on alert for destructive winds | Australia news

Tropical Cyclone Nora developed into a category three on Friday night, and was expected to reach category four as it moved into the Gulf of Carpentaria. Warnings were in place for all Queensland areas from Karumba to Mapoon, including Weipa and Mornington Island, as it moved southeast at close to …

Mass stranding of up to 150 whales at Hamelin Bay near Augusta sparks shark alert

Mass stranding of up to 150 whales at Hamelin Bay near Augusta sparks shark alert

Updated March 23, 2018 13:10:05 Photo: Half the whales are already dead as rescuers battle to save the remaining mammals. (Supplied: Leaarne Hollowood) Up to 150 whales have become stranded at Hamelin Bay, 315 kilometres south of Perth, sparking a shark advice alert for the area as a major rescue …

Chinese students angered by visa delays as state media issues ‘red alert’ to not enrol in Australia

Chinese students angered by visa delays as state media issues ‘red alert’ to not enrol in Australia

Posted March 22, 2018 16:25:12 Chinese state media has issued a “red alert” advising students not to enrol in Australian universities after a series of public accusations that Canberra was delaying visas for politically motivated reasons. Key points: Chinese state media blames “anti-China rhetoric” in Australia for visa delays Students …