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 …

Tropical Cyclone Nora expected to reach category four before hitting Queensland

Tropical Cyclone Nora expected to reach category four before hitting Queensland

Posted March 24, 2018 07:05:55 Photo: Tropical Cyclone Nora is expected to hit the coast as a category four system. (Supplied: BOM) Tropical Cyclone Nora is expected to hit Queensland’s Gulf of Carpentaria as a category four system on Sunday — but could reach the coast as early as this …

Farmers ‘disgusted’ as proposal at abandoned central Queensland gold mine canned

Farmers ‘disgusted’ as proposal at abandoned central Queensland gold mine canned

Posted March 24, 2018 06:20:15 Photo: The old gold mine is one of Queensland’s biggest abandoned mines. (ABC News: Dominique Schwartz) Related Story: Abandoned mine site brings environmentalists and farmers together Farmers who live near one of Queensland’s biggest abandoned mines believe they have just lost their last chance for …

Sheffield Shield final: Day one washed out at Allan Border Field as Queensland and Tasmania frustrated

Sheffield Shield final: Day one washed out at Allan Border Field as Queensland and Tasmania frustrated

Posted March 23, 2018 18:57:39 Photo: Early rain at Allan Border Field meant no play for the Bulls and Tigers on day one of the Sheffield Shield final. (AAP: Glenn Hunt) Queensland coach Wade Seccombe admits the state has been embarrassed by the abandonment of day one of their Sheffield …

Queensland Rail confident of meeting targets despite low number of new drivers

Queensland Rail confident of meeting targets despite low number of new drivers

Posted March 23, 2018 16:39:39 Only 16 extra full-time train drivers are working for Queensland Rail more than a year on from the mass cancellations and disruptions that brought the network to a halt. The 2016 “rail fail” prompted a major commission of inquiry, which found more drivers were needed …

Safety Coordinator Engineer job in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia | Job ID: 570814

Safety Coordinator Engineer job in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia | Job ID: 570814

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia | AUD $110000 to $120000 per annum, plus pension fund | Permanent About Airswift Airswift is an international workforce solutions provider within the energy, process and infrastructure industries. Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients, offering a turnkey workforce solution to capture …

Broncos sponsor UQ, Queensland Premier voice concerns over behaviour of Matthew Lodge

Broncos sponsor UQ, Queensland Premier voice concerns over behaviour of Matthew Lodge

Updated March 19, 2018 19:43:42 Photo: NRMA says it is “very concerned” about the impact of Lodge’s violence on victims and families. (AAP: Dave Hunt) Related Story: Hinds: Matthew Lodge return doesn’t pass the smell test Related Story: Family terrorised by footballer speaks out as CCTV footage emerges of assault …

Helicopter crashes on Barrier Reef pontoon in North Queensland

Helicopter crashes on Barrier Reef pontoon in North Queensland

Updated March 21, 2018 18:33:46 A helicopter has crashed at Hardy Reef Pontoon in the Whitsundays in North Queensland. Five people are believed to have been on board. The Queensland Ambulance Service (QAS) sent a chopper to the pontoon to treat two people believed to have been injured. QAS said …

ETCS Safety Engineer job in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia | Job ID: 570815

ETCS Safety Engineer job in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia | Job ID: 570815

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia | AUD $130000 to $140000 per annum, plus pension fund | Permanent About Airswift Airswift is an international workforce solutions provider within the energy, process and infrastructure industries. Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients, offering a turnkey workforce solution to capture …

Queensland Reds’ trip to South Africa stalled by yellow fever vaccination concerns, prompting London detour

Queensland Reds’ trip to South Africa stalled by yellow fever vaccination concerns, prompting London detour

Posted March 20, 2018 10:04:03 Photo: The Queensland Reds’ trip to Cape Town has been stalled by a massive, last-minute detour to London. (AAP: Dan Peled) The Queensland Reds have been preaching the message about embracing adversity this Super Rugby season, and it’s coming to them in spades after a …