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Cherry-Evans myths put to bed after Origin win, Maroons coach Walters says

Thu, 2018-07-12 07:48

Queensland coach Kevin Walters says all the rumours about Daly Cherry-Evans can finally be put to bed after inspiring the Maroons' State of Origin III win.

'Keep 'em locked up or they're dead,' grazier warns

Thu, 2018-07-12 06:28

A traumatised grazier makes an emotional appeal for people to lock up their dogs, warning she will shoot to kill what she believes are a pair of pets attacking and killing cattle on her property.

Inside Brisbane's 'house of the dead', the city's most unwanted neighbour

Thu, 2018-07-12 06:09

No-one wanted to live near the old Brisbane morgue, and for good reason. Over 100 years it had plenty of homes, moved on by everything from floods to the smell. Curious Brisbane investigates the history of the city's "house of the dead".

'A basic human need': Sex workers offering intimacy to disabled clients

Thu, 2018-07-12 05:36

Sex workers and clients with disabilities explain the need for intimacy and acceptance in the Tinder age, when finding a date can be all about keeping up appearances.

AFP investigating airport security card data hack

Thu, 2018-07-12 05:22

A company that issues Aviation Security Identity Cards — designed to keep organised criminals and terrorists out of Australian airports — has been hacked, leading to concerns airport security has been compromised.

Australian yuzu growers make big money off 'ugly' fruit from Asia

Thu, 2018-07-12 05:09

It's the odd lemon-like fruit which is prickly to pick and has a flavour difficult to describe, but yuzu is highly prized, particularly in Japanese cuisine.

Maroons send Slater out a winner with State of Origin III triumph

Wed, 2018-07-11 22:15

Queensland great Billy Slater leaves the State of Origin arena on a winning note, as the Maroons prevent New South Wales completing a State of Origin series whitewash with a nailbiting 18-12 victory in Game III Brisbane.

As it happened: Maroons win State of Origin III to deny Blues clean sweep

Wed, 2018-07-11 18:59

The Maroons restore some pride with a thrilling 18-12 victory over the Blues, who miss the chance to claim a State of Origin series sweep. Look back at how the action unfolded with our Game Three blog.

Live: Maroons back in front of Blues in State of Origin III

Wed, 2018-07-11 18:59

The Maroons edge ahead of the Blues to lead 18-12 during the second half of State of Origin III at Lang Park. Follow the action with our live blog.

Drought snapper brings country's harsh reality home for city folk

Wed, 2018-07-11 15:27

A photographer is on a road trip to support regional communities struggling with drought, sharing their stories on social media and raising funds.

One Bucket drought campaign road trip

Wed, 2018-07-11 15:27

Her message is clear and simple and it's all about supporting those regional communities struggling with the drought. 

Police said the man was wearing a Jake the Dog onesie when he robbed the service station.

Wed, 2018-07-11 14:20
Police said the man was wearing a Jake the Dog onesie when he robbed the United service station in Bundaberg.

Couple go the whole hog, moving from city life to farming pigs in Tasmania

Wed, 2018-07-11 14:07

Sick of city life, a couple trade their jobs in Brisbane for the green pastures of Tasmania's Tamar Valley to raise Berkshire pigs.

Misadventure time: Onesie-wearing gunman robs servo

Wed, 2018-07-11 13:33

The robber, dressed head-to-toe in a yellow Adventure Time Jake the Dog costume, threatened a service station employee with a gun before fleeing with cash.

Giant avocados five times the size of a standard variety growing in Queensland

Wed, 2018-07-11 13:18
Giant avocados weighing up to 1.8 kilograms are now growing Queensland.

Parents search for hope as sons fight rare brain tumours

Wed, 2018-07-11 13:09

Two Rockhampton families desperately try to extend the life of their boys, diagnosed with inoperable brain tumours.

Indigenous marathon runner Nadine Hunt is a 'deadly' role model

Wed, 2018-07-11 07:30

Indigenous marathon woman Nadine Hunt is recognised for transforming lives across Australia with the deadly running squads.

The 'Avozillas' that weigh more than a kilo

Wed, 2018-07-11 06:08

A new variety of avocado that can grow up to 1.8 kilograms and has a "very buttery" taste is now being harvested and sold in Australia.

Video raising awareness about the dangers of syphilis.

Wed, 2018-07-11 05:42
Video raising awareness about the dangers of syphilis to babies in Indigenous Queensland communities.

A disease that once sent kings mad is now killing babies in Queensland

Wed, 2018-07-11 05:42

A 'medieval' disease infamous for devastating kings has returned in epidemic proportions in Queensland, and killed six babies in as many years, despite there being a cheap and effective cure.