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Fri 3 Jul 2020

Restrictions ease today: What you can and can’t do

Restrictions ease today: What you can and can’t do

With few remaining coronavirus cases in the state, Queensland will be easing a number of restrictions as of today. Find the full details of changes commencing from...

‘Collapsing by the dozen’: 63 companies go under

premium_icon ‘Collapsing by the dozen’: 63 companies go under

In the last month of the financial year, 63 Queensland companies collapsed into liquidation or administration, largely due to COVID-19. SEE THE LIST

Epstein ‘madam’ arrest puts Andrew back in spotlight

premium_icon Epstein ‘madam’ arrest puts Andrew back in spotlight

Ghislaine Maxwell, the British socialite who allegedly helped “groom” underage girls for the late paedophile and sex-trafficker Jeffrey Epstein, has been arrested by...

Trad at a loss on key conversations

premium_icon Trad at a loss on key conversations

Jackie Trad told the corruption watchdog she could not recall key conversations alleged to have happened during the school principal fiasco, in contrast to evidence...

Texts show bureaucrats too eager to please

premium_icon Texts show bureaucrats too eager to please

A series of text messages between public servants as Jackie Trad “mistakenly” got involved in the selection of a school principal shows a bureaucracy in the thrall of...

Heartless owners dump seven puppies near river

premium_icon Heartless owners dump seven puppies near river

The discovery of seven abandoned puppies has prompted calls from animal rescue volunteers to reach out for help.

Drugged-up truckie choked woman during crime spree

premium_icon Drugged-up truckie choked woman during crime spree

A 32-year-old man pleaded guilty to 52 charges including repeat dangerous driving, arson, theft and choking his partner.

Father hid drugs in sock after seen leaving notorious Dalby drug house

premium_icon Father hid drugs in sock after seen leaving notorious Dalby...

The court heard the man tried to avoid police as he left a house with his drugs.

Thu 2 Jul 2020

Drunk who killed girl released on parole

premium_icon Drunk who killed girl released on parole

After 21 months locked up, the drunk driver responsible for the death of 15-year-old Brianna Waddington has been released on parole.

Winter warmers: Four easy crumble recipes

Winter warmers: Four easy crumble recipes

Crumbles are the perfect comfort food on a cold day, and these easy takes on the winter favourite are sure to impress.

AFP calls for charges against ABC journalist

premium_icon AFP calls for charges against ABC journalist

Australian Federal Police have called on the DPP to lay charges against an ABC journalist.

The moment Border Force hauls Taiwanese nationals off ship

premium_icon The moment Border Force hauls Taiwanese nationals off ship

It was not smooth sailing on the high seas this week, when two allegedly violent Taiwanese nationals were forced off a coal ship. WATCH THE VIDEO

'Palace’s Meghan nightmare comes true'

'Palace’s Meghan nightmare comes true'

Explosive new documents lodged by Meghan Markle’s lawyers include a swathe of extraordinary new claims, writes Daniela Elser.

Chris Brown’s surprise weakness

premium_icon Chris Brown’s surprise weakness

On the surface, celebrity vet Dr Chris Brown appears to have it all. But, as the revamped The Living Room will reveal, even he isn’t perfect.

Every minute counts in breakfast TV wars

premium_icon Every minute counts in breakfast TV wars

New figures reveal viewers of breakfast TV shows Sunrise and Today spend more time watching one show than the other.

Rufus shares the love on new album

premium_icon Rufus shares the love on new album

Rufus Wainwright shares tender musical moments about his family on his new album. But he’s still waiting to find out what Anna Wintour thinks about the song she...

‘Pure money grab’: Toowoomba man stands up for fined pub

premium_icon ‘Pure money grab’: Toowoomba man stands up for fined pub

A FUNDRAISER has been set up to save southwest town’s only pub from closing after out-of-town police fined the pub for breaking COVID-19 rules.

Cat’s escape after washing machine spin

Cat’s escape after washing machine spin

A Burmese cat is lucky to be alive after he fell asleep inside a washing machine and got trapped in a hot 12-minute cycle.

Star apologises for topless photo

Star apologises for topless photo

A note to celebs: Your message of support for the Black Lives Matter movement doesn’t need to include the phrase “my sideboob”.

Cops reject coroner’s fatal siege ‘Hollywood myth’

premium_icon Cops reject coroner’s fatal siege ‘Hollywood myth’

Cops say there’s good reason officers train to shoot at dangerous suspects’ torsos after a legal challenge over an inquiry into a fatal siege was dismissed.

COVID-19 scare as footy stadium worker tests positive

premium_icon COVID-19 scare as footy stadium worker tests positive

Marvel Stadium has been given the all-clear to host AFL matches this weekend after a security guard tested positive to COVID-19.

‘More deaths inevitable if we do not act’

premium_icon ‘More deaths inevitable if we do not act’

“For us, this will always be horrific and meaningless but maybe something can be done to prevent another accident another time."

Ten reasons principal selection process was ‘off the rails’

premium_icon Ten reasons principal selection process was ‘off the rails’

The corruption watchdog has cleared former deputy premier Jackie Trad, but the CCC chair has slammed the entire process, highlighting these 10 major failures.

All the virus news from the past 24 hours

All the virus news from the past 24 hours

It has been a frantic day of coronavirus developments in Australia. Here is all the news you need to know from today.

NRL star investigated over nude video

NRL star investigated over nude video

The Bulldogs are reportedly filthy after claiming a star player is the victim of a deliberate “dirty trick” nude video release.

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