Cold mornings gripping southern Queensland this weekend as front moves north

Cold mornings gripping southern Queensland this weekend as front moves north

Updated May 12, 2018 08:34:46 Photo: It is set to get a lot cooler in Brisbane this weekend. (ABC News: Amanda Hoh) Related Story: Time to rug up — south-east Australia is about to get cold, wet and windy Related Story: Are you really cold? Tips to stay warm in …

Jane Prentice loses LNP preselection for Queensland seat of Ryan | Australia news

The Turnbull government minister Jane Prentice will lose her spot in parliament at the next federal election after losing a preselection battle against a former staff member. The Brisbane City councillor, Julian Simmonds, who previously worked for Prentice, was chosen as the Liberal National party’s candidate for the Queensland seat …

Police officer who killed baby son yet to be sacked by Queensland Police

Police officer who killed baby son yet to be sacked by Queensland Police

Updated May 12, 2018 14:58:02 A police officer who has been jailed for killing his baby son with a single punch is still a serving member of the Queensland Police Service (QPS). Colin David Randall was suspended when he was charged two years ago but cannot be discharged or dismissed …

Two men found dead in boating accident off Townsville in north Queensland

Two men found dead in boating accident off Townsville in north Queensland

By Paula Tapiolas Updated May 11, 2018 14:19:08 Map: Magnetic Island 4819 Two men have died in a “marine incident” in waters off Magnetic Island, near Townsville in north Queensland, police say. Police were called to Arthur Bay at about 9:30am after the bodies of two men were found in …

Wests Tigers fight off struggling North Queensland for 20-12 NRL win

Wests Tigers fight off struggling North Queensland for 20-12 NRL win

Updated May 10, 2018 22:18:53 Photo: Jason Taumalolo (C) is wrapped up by Luke Brooks (L) and Chris Lawrence. (AAP: Dan Himbrechts) Wests Tigers have added to North Queensland’s miserable season with a 20-12 NRL win at Leichhardt Oval on Thursday night. The Cowboys had to weather a week of …

Wests Tigers v North Queensland Cowboys: NRL round 10 live scores, stats and commentary

Wests Tigers v North Queensland Cowboys: NRL round 10 live scores, stats and commentary

Updated May 10, 2018 19:34:31 The 10th round of NRL action begins with the Wests Tigers angling for a win over the North Queensland Cowboys. Follow all the action in our live NRL ScoreCentre. Wests Tigers v Cowboys Live stream v Live summary Live chalkboard Live stats Topics: nrl, rugby-league, …

Budget 2018: How Queensland fares in the dollar breakdown

Budget 2018: How Queensland fares in the dollar breakdown

Updated May 09, 2018 06:12:51 Photo: Council on the Ageing Queensland said the budget took a much broader approach to ageing. (Flickr: Candida.Performa) Related Story: $1 billion for M1 but political fight could be a roadblock Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison has delivered what the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland …

Scott Bolton free to play for NRL’s North Queensland Cowboys after being charged with indecent assault

Scott Bolton free to play for NRL’s North Queensland Cowboys after being charged with indecent assault

Posted May 08, 2018 14:43:29 Photo: Scott Bolton has played over 200 matches for the Cowboys. (AAP: Julian Smith, File) Scott Bolton will be available to play for North Queensland in the NRL, despite being charged with indecent assault following an alleged incident involving a woman at Bondi Beach in …

Crewman still missing from charter boat off central Queensland

Crewman still missing from charter boat off central Queensland

Updated May 07, 2018 08:26:23 Photo: The Night Crossing had 17 passengers and four crew on board at the time. (Facebook: Night Crossing Luxury Charter Boat) Related Story: Fishing boat crewman missing in ‘massive search area’ off central Queensland There is still no sign of a crewman who went missing …

WWF accused of politicising plight of Queensland dugongs as debate rages over gill net purchase

WWF accused of politicising plight of Queensland dugongs as debate rages over gill net purchase

Updated May 06, 2018 12:14:08 Photo: The WWF has bought the last remaining commercial gill net in a bid to protect dugongs. (Reuters, file photo) The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) has been accused of playing political stunts and making a “money grab” as a divisive debate rages over the future …