Queensland News

Tue 22 Jan 2019

Meet the son of Scarsides: First hatchlings for 2019

Meet the son of Scarsides: First hatchlings for 2019

ONE of the oldest crocodiles in the Far North is proving age is no obstacle when it comes to being a stud and making cute, little crocodile babies.

The alarming truth about male suicide

premium_icon The alarming truth about male suicide

THE phrase “toxic masculinity” has copped a lot of backlash, but it’s vital we discuss how gender roles damage men’s mental health, writes Tory Shepherd.

Trapped baby bird sparks four hour rescue effort

premium_icon Trapped baby bird sparks four hour rescue effort

IT wasn’t quite a wild-goose chase, but an unlucky baby bird sparked a major four hour rescue mission in a Gold Coast suburb this afternoon

Homosexuality a 'fashion trend', according to Katter

Homosexuality a 'fashion trend', according to Katter

BOB Katter has put his foot in it again by calling homosexuality a 'fashion statement' while on a regional Queensland campaign stop.

Why controversial Queensland fish and chip shop will close

premium_icon Why controversial Queensland fish and chip shop will close

THE owner of The Battered Wife fish and chip shop has made an emotional admission about why she is being forced to close her business.

How this Bitcoin investor lost $3 million with one mistake

How this Bitcoin investor lost $3 million with one mistake

SAM Karagiozis was one of Australia’s most enthusiastic crypto supporters. Now, the outspoken entrepreneur has revealed he’s lost a fortune.

‘Serial masturbator’: Man charged with indecent acts

premium_icon ‘Serial masturbator’: Man charged with indecent acts

DETECTIVES have charged a 43-year-old man following an investigation into indecent acts performed across Brisbane suburbs over the last four years.

Costco North Lakes store evacuated

Costco North Lakes store evacuated

COSTCO North Lakes was evacuated this afternoon and the store remained closed for about an hour.

Three men shot by accident trigger safety reminder

premium_icon Three men shot by accident trigger safety reminder

A SPATE of shooting incidents which left three men with injuries has prompted a reminder to firearm owners about appropriate safety measures around guns.

Man sentenced after 'horrendous' New Year's Eve rampage

Man sentenced after 'horrendous' New Year's Eve rampage

A man has pleaded guilty following a drunken New Year's Eve rampage at a camp-site where he threatened several people including holding one man at knife point.

'Bye bye b*tch': LNP responds to fake news accusations

premium_icon 'Bye bye b*tch': LNP responds to fake news accusations

A TWEET attacking a female federal MP has sparked online outrage and accusations one of Queensland’s top politicians is intentionally sharing fake news.

LNP leader duped by fake Facebook account

LNP leader duped by fake Facebook account

DEB Frecklington has shared fake news about the unions and nobody is impressed.

Homeless man parks vans for nine months

premium_icon Homeless man parks vans for nine months

A COUNCIL says there is nothing it can do to stop a man, who has been living out of his two vans and boat, parked on a street for more than nine months.

Tenants' fate uncertain as 37 houses go under hammer

premium_icon Tenants' fate uncertain as 37 houses go under hammer

TYRONE Pearce’s family has lived in his North Toowoomba house since the mid-1970s – but all that history is at risk.

Man's body found after large-scale land, water search

Man's body found after large-scale land, water search

A REPORT will be prepared for the coroner after the 21-year-old's body was found this afternoon.

Builder collapse: 'We haven't just taken money and run'

premium_icon Builder collapse: 'We haven't just taken money and run'

Liquidated builder Aaron Steel says his company hasn't just taken people's money and run.

What your stressful job is doing to your health

What your stressful job is doing to your health

THAT toxic job you hate could be doing far more damage than simply making you bored and stressed.

Hospital stay confusion as 'stressful as buying home'

Hospital stay confusion as 'stressful as buying home'

Going to hospital is like going to a foreign land for some patients, with medical jargon, strange noises and unfamiliar surroundings.

Truck 'completely destroyed', exclusion zone in place

Truck 'completely destroyed', exclusion zone in place

UPDATE: An exclusion zone is in place around a tanker truck which has rolled and caught alight west of Charleville.

LEAKED INFO: iPad Mini's rumoured return

LEAKED INFO: iPad Mini's rumoured return

APPLE'S latest iPads are rumoured to be coming sooner rather than later — including a long awaited update to an old favourite.

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