Queensland News

Tue 21 Aug 2018

Elderly man suffers skull fracture in beach cliff fall

Elderly man suffers skull fracture in beach cliff fall

A 74-year-old man has been transported to Brisbane after suffering severe head injuries from falling down a cliff at a Coast beach.

COWS ON THE RUN: Two beasts yet to be recaptured

COWS ON THE RUN: Two beasts yet to be recaptured

UPDATE: Two cows which escaped an overturned truck at the top of the Toowoomba Range are yet to be captured.

Woman nabbed doing 140kmh among 69 speeders caught by police

Woman nabbed doing 140kmh among 69 speeders caught by police

POLICE 'disappointed' by high numbers of speeders caught on our roads over just four days.

Baconfest causing a booking fest

Baconfest causing a booking fest

Kingaroy is anticipating a huge influx of tourists and bacon-loving locals for the inaugural Baconfest this weekend.

Crikey! 4m croc spotted near kids on Fitzroy River

Crikey! 4m croc spotted near kids on Fitzroy River

Rocky fisherman almost has a close encounter with croc.

Man survives deadly stonefish sting

Man survives deadly stonefish sting

The 50-year-old's blood pressure hit a terrifying 198 over 116.

Property destroyed in Ballogie fire

Property destroyed in Ballogie fire

CREWS are en route to a grass fire burning in Ballogie.

Steals water, pulls knife: Bizarre Asian restaurant robbery

Steals water, pulls knife: Bizarre Asian restaurant robbery

A MAN smashed his way into an Asian restaurant on the Coast overnight to steal bottles of water. But when interrupted, things turned dangerous.

Mon 20 Aug 2018

Cattle truck crash cleanup expected to last into the night

Cattle truck crash cleanup expected to last into the night

A TRUCK has rolled at the top of the Toowoomba Range causing chaos for peak hour motorists.

Pedestrian critical after horror smash

Pedestrian critical after horror smash

A SERIOUS crash in Brisbane’s south has left three people hospitalised and is causing traffic chaos for evening commuters on one of the city’s busiest roads.

Man dies in university campus fall

Man dies in university campus fall

UPDATE: Counselling has been offered to James Cook University students and staff after a man died while working at the Smithfield campus this morning.

Flight deals you can't miss: $1 return airfares on offer

Flight deals you can't miss: $1 return airfares on offer

The budget airline is again offering its popular $1 return fare deal from just about all of its destinations -- for two days only

Houses for the price of a hatchback

Houses for the price of a hatchback

COULD these be Queensland’s cheapest houses? If so, they’re going for less than the price of a new hatchback. Find out where you can grab a bargain.

Three hurt as guards, prisoners clash at correctional centre

Three hurt as guards, prisoners clash at correctional centre

An investigation is underway after a prison guard was assaulted and two prisoners were hurt following an incident at Wolston Correctional Centre late yesterday.

Neo-Nazi group put swastika stickers up around Toowoomba

Neo-Nazi group put swastika stickers up around Toowoomba

A Neo-Nazi hate group has again placed stickers containing a Nazi swastika around Toowoomba landmarks.

Woman hospitalised after wombat attack at zoo

Woman hospitalised after wombat attack at zoo

A WOMAN has been hospitalised after she was attacked by a wombat this morning.

The man who could be our next PM

The man who could be our next PM

MANY Australians would have no idea what Peter Dutton stands for, but he could be our sixth prime minister in 11 years.

SUGAR MILL FIRE: Three levels engulfed in fuel blaze

SUGAR MILL FIRE: Three levels engulfed in fuel blaze

A DIESEL fire has ripped through parts of the Maryborough Sugar Factory overnight.

UPDATE: Boy seriously injured in farm forklift accident

UPDATE: Boy seriously injured in farm forklift accident

THE victim of a farming accident involving a forklift was a boy not a man as first thought, a Queensland Ambulance Service spokesman has confirmed.

Aussie ex-bikie granted refugee status

Aussie ex-bikie granted refugee status

A FORMER Bandidos bikie has reportedly been granted refugee status in Canada after threats to his life in Australia.

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