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Fresh faces in the running for 2018 Gold Logie

Sun, 2018-05-27 17:39

Australian television's top award will go to a first-time winner this year, with the list of nominations for the Gold Logie featuring a batch of new faces.

Can you make a living from crowdfunding? These artists hope so

Sun, 2018-05-27 14:31

As government grants dry up, cartoonist Stuart McMillen is aiming to earn the median full-time Australian wage by crowdfunding. And he's not the only one in the arts community getting creative when it comes to money.

Should the country show go on in regional Queensland?

Sun, 2018-05-27 12:54

Regional cities and towns have used the local show as a time to come together and celebrate for more than 100 years, but with declining attendance, is it time to consider amalgamating shows?

How 'word detectives' are helping ancient languages wake from a deep sleep

Sun, 2018-05-27 09:04

All over the country all but 20 of the 250 Indigenous languages are highly endangered, but now they are finding a new voice with some being recreated from just 150 surviving words.

Police arrest domestic violence order offenders in Rockhampton

Sun, 2018-05-27 08:21
Queensland Police arrest men who are accused of breaching domestic violence orders in Rockhampton

Horrors of domestic violence haunt victims in court — but there are calls for change

Sun, 2018-05-27 08:21

Anti domestic violence advocates want legislation reforms that would allow video evidence to be used in court proceedings instead of victims' testimony, a move they say will increase the number of convictions.

Split down the middle, the town paralysed by roadworks

Sun, 2018-05-27 06:05

A town on Queensland's Darling Downs has been split in two by major roadworks, and business owners are fighting for compensation.

Hidden loft rediscovered in historic homestead

Sun, 2018-05-27 06:00

A hidden loft in a historic homestead in north Queensland has been rediscovered on a tip from the caretaker, after inadvertently remaining a secret for 40 years.

Brisbane suburb raises $25k for 99yo war hero whose house burned down

Sun, 2018-05-27 05:25

More than 700 people have gathered at the Salisbury Bowls Club to fundraise for a decorated war veteran who tragically lost his home in a fire last month.

Pool table, musical equipment among everyday items seized from alleged bikie clubhouse

Sat, 2018-05-26 16:58

Queensland Police raid an alleged Rebels clubhouse north of Brisbane — finding no weapons or drugs — but items that could enable them to declare the building a "restricted premises" under new laws.

Rick Thorburn's former associate Louie Naumovski explains the killer's deceit

Sat, 2018-05-26 14:20
Rick Thorburn's former associate Louie Naumovski speaks to ABC News the day after Thorburn was sentenced for the murder of Tiahleigh Palmer.

Panthers thrash Dragons, as Roosters and Rabbitohs post NRL victories

Sat, 2018-05-26 14:00

Penrith brings down competition leaders St George Illawarra to the tune of 28-2, while the Sydney Roosters and Rabbitohs both record convincing wins.

'I was supposed to protect you': Child killer Rick Thorburn's confession letter

Sat, 2018-05-26 12:06

Child killer Rick Thorburn says he has "no memory" of murdering Tiahleigh Palmer, and says he still loves the 12-year-old girl whose life he brutally took.

Andrew Johns slams Sam Kasiano 'dog shot' on Johnathan Thurston

Sat, 2018-05-26 11:54

Rugby league immortal Andrew Johns calls for a four-week suspension for Melbourne's Sam Kasiano, saying the forward's "dog shot" on North Queensland's Johnathan Thurston should be knocked out of the game.

Student's condition improves after high ropes course accident

Sat, 2018-05-26 11:38

A Brisbane teenager who was critically injured on a school camp ropes course on the Sunshine Coast is expected to make a recovery, according to his school.

Tiahleigh was murdered to cover up a family secret revealed the previous day

Sat, 2018-05-26 09:10
Julene, Josh and Trent Thorburn have now all spent time behind bars for lying to police and trying to cover-up Tiahleigh's murder.

Killer's wife knew Tiahleigh Palmer's body was being dumped, but kept family's secret

Sat, 2018-05-26 06:02

Julene Thorburn told police she knew her husband was loading the body of their dead foster daughter into the boot of their car but lied "out of fear" their family secret would be exposed.

Archaeology enthusiasts dig up the past at cemetery

Sat, 2018-05-26 05:36

Spending Saturday digging in the dirt at the local cemetery may not sound like your average weekend activity, but for Brisbane's Time Team and Indiana Jones enthusiasts, it's ideal.

Pig farmers face uncertain future amid prolonged price crash

Sat, 2018-05-26 05:36

Australian pig farmers say they are at crisis point, with some considering abandoning the industry due to an ongoing market crash.

'We fell for it': How Tiahleigh Palmer's killer played the grieving foster father

Fri, 2018-05-25 18:19

He thought he had gotten away with murder. After he killed Tiahleigh Palmer to protect his son, Rick Thorburn played the grieving foster father and spent months throwing police off the scent, until an anonymous tip-off brought down his web of lies.