Queensland News

Sun 24 Jun 2018

Origin II tips: Fox League experts give their verdict

Origin II tips: Fox League experts give their verdict

NSW is out to win the 2018 State of Origin series when they head to ANZ Stadium for game two on Sunday, while the Maroons need to win to save the series.

Man died on the side of the highway despite CPR from public

Man died on the side of the highway despite CPR from public

POLICE praise four people who administered CPR to a traveller who took ill at a rest stop on the New England Highway.

Truck driver dead after tragic mishap

Truck driver dead after tragic mishap

A MAN has been killed after being struck by his own truck at the Woodford Showgrounds, north west of Brisbane.

Crash driver tries to set car on fire after hitting sign

Crash driver tries to set car on fire after hitting sign

A WOMAN who crashed her car into a sign on the Warrego Highway tried to light the vehicle on fire before fleeing the scene.

High-ropes boy back at school

High-ropes boy back at school

A BOY injured in a critical accident on high-ropes has returned to school and is “doing very well” just weeks after families were asked to pray for him.

Town’s heartwarming response to tragedy

Town’s heartwarming response to tragedy

THIS community has gone above and beyond to show their support.

STATE OF ORIGIN: 5 snacks to show where your loyalties lie

STATE OF ORIGIN: 5 snacks to show where your loyalties lie

WHAT will your hand reach for three minutes after kick-off on Sunday night?

Fears for worst as Biloela family issued deportation notice

Fears for worst as Biloela family issued deportation notice

THERE are fears Biloela couple Priya, Nades could be forced back to Sri Lanka at any time before Tuesday after they were served a deportation notice last night.

Hundreds urge Peter Dutton to release detained Biloela family

Hundreds urge Peter Dutton to release detained Biloela...

CALLS for the release of Priya, Nades and their two daughters from a detention centre are growing stronger.

Sat 23 Jun 2018

Man killed after high speed crash into powerlines

Man killed after high speed crash into powerlines

A MAN has been killed in a “traumatic” high speed crash where he was thrown from a vehicle and onto powerlines on the Northern Gold Coast last night.

East Mackay house fire extinguished

East Mackay house fire extinguished

THREE teams of firefighters were on the scene of a large house fire in East Mackay.

Man banned, fined after beating dog with length of pipe

Man banned, fined after beating dog with length of pipe

The RSPCA welcomed the decision by a magistrate to ban the New Auckland man from owning dogs for a year.

Two people hospitalised in Bruce Hwy rollover

Two people hospitalised in Bruce Hwy rollover

POLICE and paramedics are at the scene of a crash along the Bruce Highway, about 30km north of Gin Gin.

Toddler left with first and second degree burns

Toddler left with first and second degree burns

A CHILD is being treated for severe burns from a deep fryer

Fri 22 Jun 2018

CRIME SCENE: Detectives investigate suspicious car fires

CRIME SCENE: Detectives investigate suspicious car fires

BUNDABERG police are investigating a suspicious fire after two cars engulfed in flames were destroyed at Thabeban.

Artist’s bid to find man who saved his life

Artist’s bid to find man who saved his life

AN artist, who nearly drowned in a creek 47 years ago, is hoping to track down his childhood rescuer who raised the alarm, to thank him for saving his life.

SHOCK VIDEO: Grandma attacked in street

SHOCK VIDEO: Grandma attacked in street

Cornered against a fence, a Maryborough grandmother can be seen cowering and groaning as abuse is hurled at her by a teenager

Man crushed between cow and fence

Man crushed between cow and fence

LifeFlight was tasked to the North Burnett mission earlier today.

Map forecasts a freezing weekend

Map forecasts a freezing weekend

THE cold snap is showing no signs of letting up with a high pressure system bringing little relief from winter’s icy grip

Bare-bummed backpacker caught on camera

Bare-bummed backpacker caught on camera

A DISTURBED Queenslander caught a bare-bottomed backpacker using her front lawn as a dunny, and she claims its been going on for years.

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