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Former soldier launches legal challenge on splitting veteran pensions in divorce settlements

Mon, 2016-05-02 18:39

A former soldier is seeking Federal Court intervention on how the pensions of injured veterans are split during divorce settlements.

Legacy Way toll hits full price

Mon, 2016-05-02 17:28

The low-toll honeymoon is over for users of Brisbane's Legacy Way tunnel with the last stage of price increases coming into effect today with a trip costing $4.85.

Missing teen driving unlicensed in central Queensland: police

Mon, 2016-05-02 15:56

A 14-year-old boy reported missing in Dysart is believed to be driving unlicensed and police are worried he could hurt himself and other motorists.

Queensland businesses 'suffering public holiday fatigue'

Mon, 2016-05-02 15:11

Businesses across the state are frustrated so many public holidays are occurring so close together, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland says.

Queensland Government to fund more wild dog fencing

Mon, 2016-05-02 14:53

The Queensland Government to invest another $5 million for wild dog fencing in the hope of rebuilding the State's sheep industry.

Industry representatives consider the potential of drones

Mon, 2016-05-02 14:25

The sugarcane industry could be next on the list to utilise drones for improved farm production.

Fruit and vegetable growers urged to value-add to crack Asia

Mon, 2016-05-02 13:02

An Asian market consultant has told fruit and vegetable growers to prioritise value-adding their produce if they want to tap into the opportunities for export.

Bob Hawke leads Labour Day march in Barcaldine

Mon, 2016-05-02 11:13

Thousands of Queenslanders march through the streets for Labour Day, which has been returned to May after it was marked in October for the past three years.

Queensland's economic growth down, business confidence up: reports

Mon, 2016-05-02 07:57

Queensland's economy is ranked fifth in Australia, however business confidence is improving, two separate reports show.

NSW ranked as Australia's best performing economy

Mon, 2016-05-02 07:54

The latest State of the States report shows NSW remains the country's best-performing economy, but Victoria is edging closer to the top spot.

Reggae musician and Indigenous health pioneer

Mon, 2016-05-02 05:14

How this reggae musician became one of Australia's first Indigenous doctors and is inspiring the next generation of young Aboriginal students to follow in his footsteps.

Swans' Parker admits Lions 'dominated' despite three-point loss

Sun, 2016-05-01 17:49

Sydney star Luke Parker admits his team was "dominated" at the contested ball by the lowly Brisbane Lions, despite the Swans' three point win.

Hottest May night on record for 20 Queensland cities and towns

Sun, 2016-05-01 15:46

Vast areas of Queensland have experienced the hottest May night since records began, some of which stretch back to the 1800s.

Hikers stranded on Mount Beerwah for 24 hours rescued

Sun, 2016-05-01 12:24

Two hikers are rescued from Mount Beerwah, north of Brisbane, after one badly cut his leg in treacherous conditions on Saturday.

Sharks hold on to beat Broncos in Cronulla: as it happened

Sun, 2016-05-01 11:31

The Cronulla Sharks hold on to beat the Brisbane Broncos at Shark Park after earlier wins to the Storm and Warriors. Follow our live blog as round nine NRL action continues.

Barcaldine marks 125 years since shearers' strikes

Sun, 2016-05-01 10:55

Thousands of tourists descend on the outback Queensland town of Barcaldine to mark 125 years since the famous shearers' strikes of 1891 which birthed the Australian Labor Party.

Calls for second police commissioner to reduce Indigenous incarceration rates

Sun, 2016-05-01 10:52

The Queensland Government is being petitioned to appoint a second police commissioner in Queensland, one of Indigenous heritage, to help tackle the high incarceration rates.

Springborg dismisses speculation of leadership spill plot

Sun, 2016-05-01 08:55

Queensland Opposition Leader Lawrence Springborg dismisses reports of a spill, adding any challenger would draw the ire of the partyroom.

Reds secure win over Cheetahs but Kerevi injured, while Brumbies and Rebels fall short

Sat, 2016-04-30 21:51

An injury to Samu Kerevi sours the Reds' win over the Cheetahs in Brisbane, while the Brumbies and Rebels both suffer defeats.

Extra funding for Zika virus fight in Queensland included in federal budget

Sat, 2016-04-30 14:31

Almost half a million dollars in extra funding will help prevent Zika virus from spreading in north Queensland, the Federal Health Minister says.