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Rockhampton State High School students bowling

57 min 25 sec ago
A special education class from Rockhampton State High School have taken up bowling for some different for the physical education lesson.

Live: Sea Eagles host Titans to kick off NRL round 11

2 hours 23 min ago

Can the Titans climb the ladder with a win over the Sea Eagles and will the Knights put a dint in the Roosters' premiership defence? Follow all the live scores, stats and commentary with our NRL ScoreCentre

Cult leader found guilty of unlawful sexual intercourse with teenager

2 hours 58 min ago

The leader of an Australian cult is found guilty of repeatedly sexually assaulting a girl who was a member of the group, starting from when she was 13 years old.

'No escape from grief': Parents mourn as quarry manager jailed over man's death in conveyor belt

3 hours 43 min ago

The manager of a quarry where a 21-year-old worker was crushed to death on-site in central Queensland is sentenced to 18 months in prison for safety breaches.

'Wood in his blood': World Heritage trailblazer Peter Hitchcock dead at 75

4 hours 36 min ago

He established some of Australia's best-known national parks and fought for World Heritage listings across the globe. But for the late Peter Hitchcock, conservation was no walk in the park.

Detective cleared of conflict of interest, despite being the aunt of a murder suspect

8 hours 17 min ago

The Queensland Police Service says there is no conflict of interest in a north Queensland detective's involvement in investigating the death of Shandee Blackburn, despite the fact she is the aunt of a former "person of interest".

Adani could have Carmichael mine approved in three weeks

9 hours 51 min ago

After more than eight years of planning, Adani could begin breaking ground at its Carmichael mine site within weeks, after the Premier sets a deadline for its last two environmental approvals.

How one Indigenous man walked 8,000km to deliver a message to Canberra

10 hours 29 min ago

Alwyn Doolan spent a year walking from the tip of Queensland to the steps of Parliament House to collect messages of reconciliation and inspire First Nations people.

Wild dog fence underway after decades of sheep being 'ripped apart'

10 hours 36 min ago

It has taken almost 20 years of campaigning from farmers and today the first post of a new $11 million wild dog fence in WA has been driven into the ground.

Dengue fever case in central Queensland sparks full outbreak response

13 hours 6 min ago

The first locally acquired case of dengue fever in decades has been diagnosed in Rockhampton, with council and health officials doorknocking near the patient's house to warn local residents.

The Indigenous cattle company with a pioneering vision for economic prosperity

13 hours 27 min ago

A bold business move has helped one Indigenous-owned cattle company stand alongside Australia's billionaires with a unique vision for economic success.

'What he left us is beautiful music': Phil Emmanuel's legacy

13 hours 39 min ago

Guitar virtuoso Phil "The Wiz" Emmanuel's contribution to the Australian music industry is being recognised with the release of a posthumous album, as his family comes to terms with his tragic death.

Which Witch hit the Servo Food Truck Bar

13 hours 49 min ago
Fame has not interested this band across their three decades as much as encouraging women to play music, dance and have fun.

All-women rockers Which Witch celebrate 30 years of just wanting to have fun

13 hours 49 min ago

Fame has not interested this band across their three decades as much as encouraging women to play music, dance and have fun.

'Human stupidity': Power company fined after signing up woman with dementia

13 hours 54 min ago

Joan Ford, 86, said she was living in aged care and did not operate a business, however a telemarketer from 1st Energy still ploughed ahead and signed her up for a company electricity plan.

One Plus One: Conrad Sewell

Thu, 2019-05-23 15:58
Pop singer Conrad Sewell was on the cusp of global stardom when his life unravelled due to drug and alcohol addiction. He's now starting again with his debut studio album and a national tour.

Man charged over alleged hit-and-run that killed two

Thu, 2019-05-23 14:14

A man is charged with two counts of manslaughter after allegedly losing control of his speeding BMW on a major Brisbane road and causing a seven-vehicle crash that killed two people.

'Forgotten' north Queenslanders say they're simply standing up for themselves

Thu, 2019-05-23 10:49

Lisa Millar returns to Townsville after 25 years to find a city buffeted by mining downturns and natural disasters, feeling every one of its 2,000 kilometres from Canberra.

Graziers face 'green drought' as dams run dry and disease threatens stock

Thu, 2019-05-23 07:49

Despite recent rains, graziers in western Queensland are now amid what some call a 'green drought' as dams run dry and disease threatens stock.

Move over Indiana Jones, archaeology is a bit more down to earth

Thu, 2019-05-23 07:42

The curator of archaeology at the Queensland Museum says he spends more time linking artefacts to personal stories than he ever does going into the field equipped with a whip and hat.