Queensland News

Mon 14 Oct 2019

Dream brew at hipster coffee shop

premium_icon Dream brew at hipster coffee shop

Coffee aficionado turned entrepreneur Harrison Black said everyone thought he was crazy when he dreamt of creating a hipster cafe in a shopping centre.

'It's a bloody disaster': MP calls for hospital crisis team

premium_icon 'It's a bloody disaster': MP calls for hospital crisis team

Hervey Bay's member of parliament is calling for an immediate crisis intervention at Hervey Bay Hospital

All over RangeRover: idiot driver loses $107K rig

premium_icon All over RangeRover: idiot driver loses $107K rig

A man with an acquired brain injury has faced court after police seized the luxury vehicle he paid $107,000 for.

Huge change to way we pay rego

premium_icon Huge change to way we pay rego

Queensland motorists are about to be given a new option that will make it much easier to manage paying hefty registration bills.

Where it will take you 18 months to find a job

premium_icon Where it will take you 18 months to find a job

Alarming new figures have revealed how painful the job search is in Queensland. Take a look just how long it would take you to find a new job where you live.

State accuses feds of holding out on dam money

premium_icon State accuses feds of holding out on dam money

As the Prime Minister comes out firing against Queensland for not building new dams, the State Government has accused Scott Morrison of withholding crucial funding.

Gympie girl now sixth in the world after stormy Spartan race

premium_icon Gympie girl now sixth in the world after stormy Spartan race

She even stopped mid-race to help a racer with hypothermia.

Cashed-up or cash-strapped: Incomes for each school revealed

premium_icon Cashed-up or cash-strapped: Incomes for each school revealed

Some Queensland schools are raking in hundreds of millions of dollars while others are left operating on a pittance. SEE HOW YOUR CHILD’S SCHOOL COMPARES

50 most cash-strapped QLD schools revealed

premium_icon 50 most cash-strapped QLD schools revealed

While some Queensland schools pull in hundreds of millions of dollars, other schools are scratching around to even make $500,000. See the incomes of the poorest.

Top 50 richest QLD schools revealed

premium_icon Top 50 richest QLD schools revealed

The top 50 wealthiest schools in Queensland have been revealed with a state school ranking in the top 10 among elite schools. SEE HOW MUCH EACH SCHOOL MAKES

Fees/charges: How much parents are forking out

premium_icon Fees/charges: How much parents are forking out

The most expensive and cheapest schools in Queensland have been revealed. SEE HOW YOUR SCHOOL COMPARES

Sun 13 Oct 2019

Crash victim’s dying wish fulfilled

premium_icon Crash victim’s dying wish fulfilled

The family of a Brisbane dad killed in a motorbike crash last month have fulfilled his dying wish.

Man charged with drink driving while going 149km

premium_icon Man charged with drink driving while going 149km

MAN set to front court after allegedly driving nearly 50kmh over the limit while under the influence.

New Qld wind farm to power more than 100,000 homes

premium_icon New Qld wind farm to power more than 100,000 homes

A new wind farm will power more than 100,000 homes and create up to 150 construction jobs.

Prison escapee arrested by police after a week on the run

premium_icon Prison escapee arrested by police after a week on the run

A MAN who escaped from a prison farm has been arrested by police after avoiding police for an entire week. Here's how.

Drunk teacher passes out in class, blows .34

premium_icon Drunk teacher passes out in class, blows .34

A female teacher who drank vodka and popped pills at school, passed out in front of Year 2 students and drunk-drove her own kids from school.

This is not the way to win public support

premium_icon This is not the way to win public support

I am a union leader, but there’s a key issue protesters who’ve swarmed Brisbane’s CBD recently are forgetting, writes Ian Leavers.

Paleo Pete: ’It’s not like I’ve hit the peak yet’

premium_icon Paleo Pete: ’It’s not like I’ve hit the peak yet’

Marijuana, a moniker and My Kitchen Rules: Pete Evans’ approach has sparked controversy, but says he’s in the shape of his life and can only see it improving.

Competitor pulled from water at Cooly Gold

premium_icon Competitor pulled from water at Cooly Gold

A woman competing in the Coolangatta Gold endurance race this morning has been pulled from the water during the swim leg.

Minister wants more info on health boss 'sacking'

premium_icon Minister wants more info on health boss 'sacking'

Technicalities in the ongoing sacking saga of the region's most senior health boss have emerged, as the health minister calls for more information

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