Queensland News

Tue 24 Apr 2018

Casino or convention centre? Vote in our online poll

Casino or convention centre? Vote in our online poll

A MAROOCHYDORE MP says Sunshine Coast Council should focus on a convention centre and not a casino. Do you agree, or should ratepayer services come first?

Why petrol prices are sky high

Why petrol prices are sky high

MOTORISTS around the country have cried foul over massive petrol price increases. Here’s how to avoid the worst of it.

I'm too angry to grieve: Rocky coffin-swap saga continues

I'm too angry to grieve: Rocky coffin-swap saga continues

Family's ongoing crusade for change garners government attention as LNP urge government to 'protect families' and act.

Man beaten with chain in hate crime

Man beaten with chain in hate crime

Miner, brother beaten unconscious after stranger throws slur

SHOCKING: Mother dragged by carjacker at shopping centre

SHOCKING: Mother dragged by carjacker at shopping centre

A BUNDABERG mother who was dragged hanging from her car after it was carjacked at Hinkler Central has spoken out.

Man denies sexual relationship with ex's daughter

Man denies sexual relationship with ex's daughter

FREQUENTLY, almost daily, for about six years is how regularly a woman says she was sexually abused by her mother's former partner.

Team work brings $1billion Gympie project forward 5 years

Team work brings $1billion Gympie project forward 5 years

There will be people walking around in years to come who won't know that their life has been saved by this road - but it will have been: Wide MP Llew O'Brien

Calls for enclosed bus driver cabins to prevent tragedies

Calls for enclosed bus driver cabins to prevent tragedies

A SUNSHINE Coast bus driver has called for changes to safety laws to protect drivers and passengers.

Fate of SS Dicky revealed after remnants rise from the sand

Fate of SS Dicky revealed after remnants rise from the sand

What Sunshine Coast Council have planned for the 1893 wreckage at Caloundra

Badderam resort doesn't open door for Sekisui: Councillor

Badderam resort doesn't open door for Sekisui: Councillor

A MAJOR resort's development approval doesn't mean others will succeed in breaching the Coast's planning scheme, according to Cr Christian Dickson.

Drunk driver asleep on road, only went out 'for bogged mate'

Drunk driver asleep on road, only went out 'for bogged mate'

NEBO man William John Mckay was found asleep behind the wheel, with his Toyota Landcruiser parked in the middle of the road

Mon 23 Apr 2018

How Aboriginal trackers helped find 3yo Aurora in bush

How Aboriginal trackers helped find 3yo Aurora in bush

Max melted hearts and police probed the bush, but Aboriginal trackers were the unsung heroes who lent their skills when 3yo Aurora went missing overnight.

How former 120kg Bay teen became an Instagram star

How former 120kg Bay teen became an Instagram star

A year ago, Josie Desgrand used to look to fit Instagram influencers for inspiration - now she's one of them.

Grandmother dead, grandchildren injured in horror crash

Grandmother dead, grandchildren injured in horror crash

A woman has died after a two-vehicle crash this morning.

Grandmother on school run dies in horror crash

Grandmother on school run dies in horror crash

MONDAY, 3PM: A GRANDMOTHER on an early morning school run has died in a horrific two-car crash in the Lockyer Valley.

Police find woman feared dead in suspicious house blaze

Police find woman feared dead in suspicious house blaze

UPDATE: The owner of the Alexandra Headland house that went up in flames this morning has been found after fears she had died in the blaze.

RED ZONE: Storm chasers warn of 'severe' hail storms

RED ZONE: Storm chasers warn of 'severe' hail storms

Storm chasers are warning of 'severe' hail storms that will look like 'snow' on the Sunshine Coast today.

'Lucky fin': Mum's plea to give son a fighting chance

'Lucky fin': Mum's plea to give son a fighting chance

A PROUD mum has opened up about the daily challenge of caring for her high needs son whose limp arm is lovingly referred to as his 'lucky fin', just like Nemo.

More than $16k worth of marijuana seized in Bay

More than $16k worth of marijuana seized in Bay

More than half a kilogram of marijuana and drug utensils were seized from a Hervey Bay address on Friday

'Vigilante' jailed for attack on dog 'mistreater'

'Vigilante' jailed for attack on dog 'mistreater'

A SUNSHINE Coast man who took the law into his own hands and slammed his car repeatedly into his neighbour's home has been jailed for six months.

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