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Mighty Rainbow Serpent

Sat, 2019-04-13 08:42
Artists Susie Klein and her art entry into the 2019 Australian Body Art Festival "Mighty Rainbow Serpent".

It's not all nipple covers and g-strings inside the Australian Body Art Festival

Sat, 2019-04-13 08:42

Models' bodies are transformed into other-worldly art at the Australian Body Art Festival.

Australia's travel warnings unfair to developing nations, experts say

Sat, 2019-04-13 08:02

Diplomatic and academic experts say Australia's travel warnings can be biased against developing nations and its advice varies "depending on the country involved, not necessarily the risk".

'People are horrified': Bodies of stillborn babies left in morgues for months

Sat, 2019-04-13 05:30

An ABC investigation has uncovered data showing that the bodies of 10 infants are currently being held in six hospital morgues across the Northern Territory.

From 'boys club' to gender parity: How Australian theatre put women centre stage

Sat, 2019-04-13 05:16

In 2019, women will make up 47 per cent of playwrights and 58 per cent of directors on our mainstages — a radical turn around from just a decade ago.

Poachers trap protected crayfish to 'stick them on the BBQ'

Sat, 2019-04-13 05:00

Ecologists fear protected 'no-take' freshwater crayfish are being poached for food or sold as aquarium pets.

Lamington Spiny Crayfish at Springbrook

Fri, 2019-04-12 18:33
Lamington Spiny Crayfish in rainforest streams at Springbrook in the Gold Coast hinterland

Lamington Spiny Crayfish at Springbrook

Fri, 2019-04-12 18:33
Lamington Spiny Crayfish in rainforest streams at Springbrook in the Gold Coast hinterland

Missing 5yo boy and three teenagers found safe and well, Queensland police say

Fri, 2019-04-12 18:29

A five-year-old boy and three teenagers are found safe and well, Queensland police say, after an amber alert was issued to find them.

Man allegedly abducts 5yo boy and 3 teenagers west of Brisbane

Fri, 2019-04-12 18:29

A man allegedly drags a five-year-old boy into a car and also coerces three teenagers into the vehicle outside an East Ipswich home, west of Brisbane, as Queensland police issue an amber alert to try and find them.

Storm beat Cowboys as Smith breaks record, Titans get first win

Fri, 2019-04-12 17:39

A dramatic night in Townsville as Cameron Smith breaks a record, Nene McDonald may have broken an ankle and the Storm stay unbeaten, after the Titans get off the mark against Penrith.

Live: Can Cowboys upset league-leading Storm?

Fri, 2019-04-12 17:39

The Cowboys and the Storm do battle in Townsville, after the Titans get their maiden win of the 2019 season against the Panthers. Follow our live ScoreCentre.

'They still won't leave her': Dogs help woman survive 'harrowing' night lost in dense bush

Fri, 2019-04-12 16:22

A woman missing in dense bushland is kept warm by two of her dogs that would not leave her side, as authorities scoured the area trying to find her near Bundaberg in southern Queensland.

Brisbane couple found guilty of forcing Fijian woman to be their servant

Fri, 2019-04-12 16:22

A jury finds Isikeli and Malavine Pulini guilty of forcing a Fijian woman to work as their servant for eight years, paying her between $150 and $250 a fortnight. Malavine Pulini was also found guilty of people trafficking.

Man charged over cold case Spear Creek murders

Fri, 2019-04-12 15:39

A man is charged with the murder of three people killed in north-west Queensland more than four decades ago.

'Saddened' gay rugby club backs Israel Folau sacking

Fri, 2019-04-12 15:00

Brisbane's only gay and inclusive rugby club believes the impending termination of Israel Folau's contract sends the right message to other players.

Tests for Australia's most deadly allergy are 'unreliable', researchers warn

Fri, 2019-04-12 14:42

James Cook University researchers raise serious questions about the efficacy of tests for seafood allergy, which now claims more lives in Australia than any other allergy-related cause.

Yacht ignites in flames off the coast of South-East Queensland.

Fri, 2019-04-12 12:04
A Victoria couple and their pet dog have escaped their burning yacht off Moreton Island.

Quest for the best macadamia as global demand surges

Fri, 2019-04-12 11:36

Macadamia industry hosts challenge aimed at developing new food concepts to drive demand for Australia's native nut amid increasing global supply.

Victorian couple and dog escape burning yacht in waters off Moreton Island

Fri, 2019-04-12 08:29

Two people escape unharmed after their yacht erupts in flames off Moreton Island in South-East Queensland this morning.