In an era of troubled islands, multi-million-dollar Queensland development is knocked back

In an era of troubled islands, multi-million-dollar Queensland development is knocked back

Updated May 17, 2018 06:56:12 Photo: Hummock Hill Island is about 30 kilometres south of Gladstone in central Queensland. (Supplied: Pacificus) Related Story: Queensland’s idyllic islands are sitting in ruins, so what has gone so wrong? Related Story: Another Great Barrier Reef resort is on the market As idyllic islands …

Troubled waters as Kimberley cruise boat passengers left thousands of dollars out of pocket

Troubled waters as Kimberley cruise boat passengers left thousands of dollars out of pocket

Posted May 13, 2018 06:04:34 Photo: The RV Oceanic was suspended from sailing after being damaged on rocks in April. (ABC News: Erin Parke) Dozens of interstate visitors are demanding compensation after a trouble-plagued cruise boat was suspended from sailing, and trips were cancelled with minimal notice. The travellers had …

Troubled Kimberley teenager confirmed by coroner as WA’s first crocodile attack death in three decades

Troubled Kimberley teenager confirmed by coroner as WA’s first crocodile attack death in three decades

Posted May 09, 2018 17:55:55 Photo: The Kimberley teenager was killed by a saltwater crocodile in March 2013. (Flickr: Ciamablue) Related Story: Teen drowned, eaten by wild animals after running away in WA A WA coroner has ruled a teenager who died in Western Australia’s Kimberley while in state care …

Homebase’s Australian boss flies in to tour troubled DIY chain | Business

The chairman of the Australian owners of Homebase is flying to the UK for a whistlestop tour of its stores this week as the future of the struggling DIY chain hangs in the balance. Wesfarmers chairman Michael Chaney is being accompanied on store visits by Archie Norman, the retail turnaround …