Queensland News

Sat 18 Jan 2020

Holidaymakers still trapped after freak flood

premium_icon Holidaymakers still trapped after freak flood

A mini bus has been swept away and cars, caravans and tents are underwater after flash flooding swept through a popular family caravan park on the Gold Coast.

‘Notorious’ bikie’s new life revealed

premium_icon ‘Notorious’ bikie’s new life revealed

A former bikie who spent Christmas in jail has told his massive social media following about his big plans to reinvent himself in 2020.

Skull among bones found on Pioneer River bank

premium_icon Skull among bones found on Pioneer River bank

A SKULL was found among skeletal remains found partially buried on the banks of a the Pioneer River, suggesting to police they could be human.

Motorcyclist caught with ‘staggering’ amount of drugs

premium_icon Motorcyclist caught with ‘staggering’ amount of drugs

Police who pulled over a motorcyclist because of his erratic driving were left gobsmacked after searching the young man’s backpack.

$100k splurged on minister report cards

premium_icon $100k splurged on minister report cards

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has been accused of shirking her own responsibilities by paying $100,000 for a secret external review of her own team.

Debris, water cleared from Cunningham Highway

premium_icon Debris, water cleared from Cunningham Highway

Motorists are advised the highway has reopened. Read on for more information.

RAIN ROUNDUP: Months worth of supply falls in just two days

premium_icon RAIN ROUNDUP: Months worth of supply falls in just two days

Warwick’s run-out date has been pushed back significantly thanks to significant rainfall.

Isis River man died after collision on highway

premium_icon Isis River man died after collision on highway

AN elderly man has died after being involved in a crash involving a truck on the highway.

Toowoomba man 'passes away peacefully' after snake bite

premium_icon Toowoomba man 'passes away peacefully' after snake bite

TOOWOOMBA'S Roger Taylor, husband of deputy mayor Carol Taylor, has passed away peacefully in hospital.

‘You gotta let me go, ’cause of Daniel Morcombe’

premium_icon ‘You gotta let me go, ’cause of Daniel Morcombe’

Young teenagers are invoking the name of murdered schoolboy Daniel Morcombe to avoid paying for tickets on Gold Coast public transport.

VIDEO: Man rows boat down flooded Coast street

premium_icon VIDEO: Man rows boat down flooded Coast street

In unbelievable scenes following 300mm+ of rain overnight, a man has been seen rowing a boat down a flooded suburban street on the Gold Coast. WATCH THE VIDEO

Why serial drug offender wants to be PM

premium_icon Why serial drug offender wants to be PM

A former playboy model and serial drug offender has aspirations to be the next PM after seeing the lack of leadership over the fire crisis, her lawyer says.

Qld weather: Super cell dumps 145mm closing major roads

premium_icon Qld weather: Super cell dumps 145mm closing major roads

Two major highways are cut and ‘life-threatening’ flash flooding is hitting parts of southeast Queensland as a ‘very dangerous’ thunderstorm continues.

Female cop recruiting ‘irregularities’ spark CCC probe

premium_icon Female cop recruiting ‘irregularities’ spark CCC probe

An investigation into alleged female recruiting ‘irregularities’ in the Qld Police Service is underway, for the organisation which strived for gender equality.

‘Creep’ says mum told him he had cancer as a child

premium_icon ‘Creep’ says mum told him he had cancer as a child

Mackay man caught stalking a swimwear model found out he did not have the disease when he broke a bone

Early findings into Blackwater mine death released

premium_icon Early findings into Blackwater mine death released

EXCLUSIVE: The tyre fitter was found trapped underneath a wheel assembly

Please, no more death on our roads or in our mines

premium_icon Please, no more death on our roads or in our mines

State Government and mines need to pull their fingers out; get answers sooner and find solutions to this utter mess.

Teen killed after car stunt goes wrong

premium_icon Teen killed after car stunt goes wrong

A teen boy has tragically been killed after he attempted to leap into a moving car near the Gateway Bridge overnight.

Man killed in Bruce Highway crash identified

premium_icon Man killed in Bruce Highway crash identified

SATURDAY, 7.45AM: A man killed in a single-vehicle rollover on the Bruce Highway on Friday afternoon has been identified.

Time’s up for climate deniers

premium_icon Time’s up for climate deniers

Bill Hoffman argues we’ve run out of time to tolerate those in the way of a meaningful response to a national crisis.

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