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Crude bomb 'capable of causing serious injury' found in shopping centre carpark

Mon, 2018-04-02 12:28

Police dismantle a homemade explosive device found in a car at a shopping centre west of Brisbane arresting a man and a woman at the scene after spotting them on CCTV footage.

Crude bomb 'capable of causing serious injury' found in shopping centre carpark

Mon, 2018-04-02 12:28

Police dismantle a homemade explosive device found in a car at a shopping centre west of Brisbane arresting a man and a woman at the scene after spotting them on CCTV footage.

Games bosses to question team over needles found at athletes village

Mon, 2018-04-02 11:53

Commonwealth Games chiefs summon a competing nation to an official meeting over a "clear breach" of policy in which needles were found in the athletes village.

Tropical Cyclone Iris redevelops off Queensland coast

Mon, 2018-04-02 08:35

The Bureau of Meteorology warns Iris could bring damaging winds and heavy rainfall to a stretch of the Queensland coast between Townsville and Sarina, although the strengthening system isn't expected to cross the coast.

'High chance' Iris will redevelop into cyclone tomorrow, BOM says

Mon, 2018-04-02 08:35

The weather bureau warns Iris could bring damaging winds and heavy rainfall to a stretch of the Queensland coast between Innisfail and Proserpine, although the strengthening system isn't expected to cross the coast.

Brisbane Myer Centre Dragon Coaster 'to be restored'

Mon, 2018-04-02 08:25

There's a plan to bring Brisbane's beloved Dragon Coaster back to life as a trackless train, but it could cost up to $60,000 and take up to a year to restore.

No ticket? How to experience the Commonwealth Games for free

Mon, 2018-04-02 07:06

You missed out on a ticket and are suffering serious Commonwealth Games FOMO — the good news is there are ways to experience the action of the Games without one.

Sandy Brondello is determined to lead the Australian Opals to a gold medal

Mon, 2018-04-02 06:41
Coach Sandy Brondello at her parents' home in Seaforth, north of Mackay.

The 'farmer's daughter' who became head coach of the Australian Opals

Mon, 2018-04-02 06:41

Sandy Brondello splits her time between Phoenix, Arizona, and Yekaterinburg, Russia — but the new coach of the Australian Opals loves returning home.

Truffles treasure a 'secretive' new industry for Queensland's Granite Belt

Sun, 2018-04-01 10:56

Charlotte Brierley and her husband Brady are about to plant 3,500 trees inoculated with the truffle fungus on the Granite Belt in Queensland's south — a venture a growing number of city folk are trying their hand at.

Cairns balcony death treated as 'suspicious', police say

Sun, 2018-04-01 09:27

Police set up a crime scene after a man falls to his death from a balcony at the Rydges resort in Cairns, with another man now assisting police with inquiries.

Man falls seven floors to his death in Cairns

Sun, 2018-04-01 09:27

Police set up a crime scene after a 24-year-old falls from a balcony at the Rydges resort in Cairns, with a 19-year-old man now assisting police with inquiries.

'Missing' Brisbane Myer Centre Dragon Coaster 'at back of a mate's place'

Sun, 2018-04-01 09:14

The search for a beloved Brisbane roller coaster nearly 20 years on from its last ride may have just come to an end, with a Queensland man claiming "it's at the back of a mate's place" in Geelong.

What you need to know before you head to the Games

Sun, 2018-04-01 08:27

Making preparations for next week's Commonwealth Games? Here's your guide on how to get there, what to bring, and which items are banned from venues.

Queen's Baton reaches its final destination, in pictures

Sun, 2018-04-01 05:42

It's changed hands thousands of times on its 230,000km journey around the world, and now the Queen's Baton has completed its course.

Blackjack smashes record to claim Brisbane to Gladstone line honours

Sat, 2018-03-31 15:39

Peter Harburg's team claims line honours in Queensland's premier yacht race, smashing the previous race record by nearly four hours.

'It's like a motorway': Gold Coast may tighten jet ski, boat rules

Sat, 2018-03-31 12:23

It's known as a boatie's heaven, but parts of the busy Gold Coast Broadwater could be made off limits to boats and jet skis to ease congestion.

David Warner apologises for ball-tampering incident

Sat, 2018-03-31 10:26
Former Australian vice-captain David Warner has apologised for his role in the ball-tampering incident in the third Test against South Africa.

5G technology may change the world, but not for a while yet

Sat, 2018-03-31 08:41

If you're hanging out for 5G super-fast internet on your mobile then there's some things you need to know — about the speed, the timeframe and when to get a new phone.

After breaking her back skydiving, Emma Carey has a new lease on life

Sat, 2018-03-31 06:46

Since she broke her back in a horrific skydiving accident, Emma Carey has taught herself to walk again and discovered a positive perspective on life she is determined to share with others.