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An all-Australian syndicate makes a $386 million bid for the S Kidman and Co cattle empire, trumping that of mining magnate Gina Rinehart and her Chinese joint venture partner.
A nine-year-old boy reported missing in Rockhampton has been located safe and well, Queensland police say.
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk will not rule out sackings at Queensland Rail after major disruptions to Brisbane's network saw the cancellation of 100 trains on Friday due to a lack of drivers.
IAAF president Lord Sebastian Coe admits athletics' governing body has a long road ahead to regain public trust after a spate of corruption and doping scandals.
Queensland police need more resources to combat domestic violence after figures revealed 3,750 breaches of DVOs in Queensland in two months, the State Opposition says.
More than 250 producers and representatives from south-east Queensland businesses depart Toowoomba's Wellcamp Airport on the first international passenger flight from the region, with hopes to build trade relations with China.
Queensland alone has more than 15,000 abandoned mines, including 300 classified as mega, large or medium size and a new report is suggesting several thousand jobs could be created by rehabilitating these sites.
Police find the body of a 62-year-old Longreach man underneath rubble at the site of a collapsed mine shaft in Opalton, in Queensland's central west.
Emergency services arrive at the scene of a mining accident in Central Queensland where it is feared a man may be trapped underground.
They say it is rude to stare, but dozens of people do away with etiquette for an afternoon dedicated to gazing into strangers' eyes as part of the Human Connection Movement in Brisbane.
Thousands of so-called citizen scientists are putting up their hands to help scientists working hard to measure the impact on the Great Barrier Reef in the aftermath of this year's catastrophic coral bleaching.
The discovery of more night parrots in a remote national park in central-west Queensland increases the known range of the world's most mysterious bird by four times, Australian Wildlife Conservancy says.
Coaching legend Wayne Bennett will kick off a new chapter in his stellar career when his England side takes on France.
A growing global appetite for goat meat has driven prices to record highs, prompting efforts to improve productivity on Australian goat farms.
Queensland Rail's board is ordered to hold an urgent meeting this weekend to work out interim arrangements after major disruptions to Brisbane's network saw the cancellation of 100 trains on Friday due to a lack of drivers.
Emergency services extinguish fires at two separate car wrecking yards on Brisbane's northside, which they say were deliberately lit.
More than 60 potential young fighter pilots take to the virtual skies as the Royal Australian Air Force's travelling flight simulator visits central Queensland.
A scientific project aimed at ensuring the protection of one of the world's most elusive birds, the night parrot, is to be expanded in central-west Queensland.