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Allan Langer statue plan unexpectedly revealed as Premier defends Mackenroth stand at Lang Park

Wed, 2018-07-04 14:32

"Alfie" Langer is unexpectedly revealed as being next in line for a statue at Lang Park — which will have a section of one stand named after late deputy premier Terry Mackenroth.

Outback cinema celebrates 100th birthday

Wed, 2018-07-04 08:55

An historic cinema in Queensland is celebrating a century of screening films, but faces an uncertain future in the digital age.

'Unable to function': The alarming number of women traumatised by childbirth

Wed, 2018-07-04 06:01

Bree Hicks says years after giving birth, she still has anxiety attacks about her ordeal — and she is not alone. A new study reveals alarming numbers of mothers who suffer ongoing health problems after enduring traumatic births.

Six hours in the slammer: A look behind the razor wire at Borallon

Tue, 2018-07-03 18:07

An ABC News reporter is cuffed and locked up in prison. But he did nothing wrong — it was all part of a look at one of Queensland's improved correctional centres.

Video shows 'starving' and 'stressed' wallabies hurling themselves against fence

Tue, 2018-07-03 17:35

Animal welfare activists say the wallabies have been left in a fenced area for nearly a year as development continues around them and are now starving from lack of food. But Cairns regional council says it's up to the State Government to relocate the animals.

Wallabies violently hurl themselves at a fence as a dog on the other side is let off the lead

Tue, 2018-07-03 17:02
A distressing video has emerged showing dozens of wallabies violently throwing themselves against a chain-link fence in a far north Queensland suburb.

Bree Hicks describes the ongoing pain and surgery she has endured since giving birth

Tue, 2018-07-03 15:30
Bree Hicks describes the ongoing pain and surgery she has endured since giving birth.

Cat thrown over fence into wall in viral video seeks 'furever' home

Tue, 2018-07-03 14:35

Marcello the cat, who was filmed being thrown by a man over a fence and into a house, is fully recovered from the ordeal and on the look out for a new home, the RSPCA says.

Viagra for mothers: Little blue pill reducing fetal distress during childbirth

Tue, 2018-07-03 13:25

Viagra, which is commonly used for erectile dysfunction, is being tested on birthing mothers to reduce fetal distress — and researchers say the results are encouraging.

'Bruised and battered' Boomers sorry for 'their part' of Philippines brawl

Tue, 2018-07-03 13:12

Basketball Australia admits the Boomers' responsibility for their part in shocking brawl in the Philippines, but condemns the actions of Filipino fans and officials in the fracas.

Sikorsky's hideout exposed after tenant argued with wife, court hears

Tue, 2018-07-03 12:14

Alleged murderer Zlatko Sikorsky's hideout inside a Sunshine Coast apartment was revealed after the man accused of harbouring him got into an argument with his wife, a court hears.

Revenue raising or saving lives?

Tue, 2018-07-03 07:02

You may notice an increased police presence on the roads these school holidays. So why do police step up their efforts, and do fines actually reduce road fatalities?

Brisbane Festival program responds to city's thirst for contemporary music, circus and spectacle

Tue, 2018-07-03 07:00

After a year of record-breaking success in 2017, artistic director David Berthold returns with a program that doubles down on local talent.

Deadly snake discovery all in a day's work in outback NT

Tue, 2018-07-03 06:45

Having just moved up from down south, an NT station worker a few months into the job gets a big surprise when he finds two death adders during a remote bore run.

Permaculture village's radical ideas becoming mainstream 30 years on

Tue, 2018-07-03 06:39

An eco village on the Sunshine Coast was an experiment in communal living when it first started. Thirty years later the village is still thriving, and the rest of Australia is catching on to some of its pioneering ideas.

'Treated with contempt': passengers chase refunds as cruise company enters administration

Tue, 2018-07-03 06:31

Ahoy Buccaneer, which made headlines when it accidentally left a passenger behind on a remote WA beach and cancelled two cruises at the last minute, stranding passengers, calls in administrators.

Cancer care relies on nuclear medicine made in this concrete bunker

Tue, 2018-07-03 06:30

There's a particle accelerator living deep within the winding corridors of the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital which is switched on daily to make radiopharmaceuticals for lifesaving treatments.

Processing of quails takes off in south-east Queensland

Tue, 2018-07-03 06:20

Large quail is on the menu as a main meal, thanks to a new processing facility in south-east Queensland.

Larissa Beilby trolls 'victim bashers', Queensland support group says

Tue, 2018-07-03 05:46

Social media comments attacking dead teenager Larissa Beilby and her family are "victim bashing" and have no place in our society, says Brett Thompson from the Queensland Homicide Victims Support Group.

'How-to-kill-by-hand' papers found in man's room in counter-terrorism raid, court told

Mon, 2018-07-02 16:29

A 21-year-old man facing a string of terrorism-related charges wanted to fight in Syria and had documents on bomb-making and killing in his room, a Brisbane court is told.