Newly discovered venomous snake in far north Queensland could be under threat Snake scientist says the reptile, found in the Cape York Peninsula, could be wiped out by mining. Brisbane Times 2 hours ago Also reported by • Sydney Morning Herald • The Age
Upgraded postal centre proposed to meet Queensland's online shopping demand A $200 million parcel sorting facility that can handle up to 40,000 parcels an hour has been proposed for south-east Queensland. Brisbane Times 2 hours ago Also reported by • Sydney Morning Herald • The Age
Cairns Airport Evacuated After Possible Security Breach
Cairns Airport in Cairns, Far North Queensland, was evacuated at about midday July 16 after a woman went through the wrong exit and triggered the alarm, Cairns Post quoted an airport spokesperson as..
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Four-Legged Spider Enjoys TLC From Rescuer
Freddy the four-legged spider seemed to enjoy some TLC from his rescuer, a Queensland-based entomology enthusiast, as seen in footage posted on July 13. Lisa Van Kula Donovan wrote that she..
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Police Investigate Fatal Murrumba Downs Stabbing
A man discovered dead in the middle of the road at Blyth Rd, Murrumba Downs, on the early morning of July 12, had stab wounds.Queensland Police Inspector Steve Flori said a woman was found with the..
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Alleged murderer 'found' headless partner A Queensland woman accused of murdering her de facto partner claimed she found him decapitated and wrapped in plastic at their house, a court has heard. SBS 2 hours ago
Queensland MPs to be lobbied for their vote on abortion laws Pro-choice and pro-life groups are set to campaign ahead of a historic vote to decriminalise abortion in Queensland later this year. Brisbane Times 3 hours ago Also reported by • Sydney Morning Herald • The Age Abortion laws coming to Qld parliament Abortion will be decriminalised and safe zones created around clinics under new laws to be introduced to Queensland Parliament. SBS 7 hours ago
Labor to introduce legislation to decriminalise abortion in Queensland Labor will move to decriminalise abortion in Queensland and introduce "safe zones" of 150 metres around clinics. Brisbane Times 8 hours ago Also reported by • Sydney Morning Herald • The Age
Alleged 'Spider-Man' bandit faces court on Gold Coast Queensland police dubbed him "Spider-Man" but a man accused of scaling high-rise buildings to rob almost 50 units may prove to be more villain than superhero. Brisbane Times 10 hours ago Also reported by • Sydney Morning Herald • The Age
Child homicide sentences lenient: families Relatives of child homicide victims say sentences handed down for murder and manslaughter in Queensland are too lenient. SBS 11 hours ago Four Queensland prisons in lockdown as drones fly overhead The four prisons were searched for any contraband potentially delivered by the drones. Brisbane Times 13 hours ago Also reported by • Sydney Morning Herald • The Age
Qld premier to release abortion report Queensland's premier will release a legal review into decriminalising abortion in the state on Monday ahead of the state government introducing laws next month. SBS 16 hours ago
Resolute Mining completes investments in gold juniors Resolute Mining Ltd (ASX:RSG) has updated its investment in three junior gold companies, Orca Gold Inc (CVE:ORG), Loncor Resources Inc (TSE:LN) and Manas Resources Ltd (ASX:MSR). The previously.. Proactive Investors 16 hours ago
Geitz in vintage form as Firebirds prove to classy for Giants Newly retired from the international arena, Laura Geitz was inspirational for the Queensland Firebirds in a 64-50 win over the Giants. Brisbane Times 1 day ago