Police officers have shot dead a man armed with a knife outside Ipswich train station, west of Brisbane, following a stand-off with officers on Sunday afternoon.
The Brisbane Broncos’ quest for the NRL title might have come to an end but the women’s contingent appear to already have one hand on the trophy in the inaugural NRL Women’s Premiership — but can they be stopped?
Forget the vision of beer-bellied men swinging axes at country shows — woodchopping has a new generation of competitors who are making $100,000 a year from the sport.
They call it tractor pulling but it’s a bit like a visit to the speedway for revhead farmers.
War medals often turn up in odd places — you may find them while moving house or in an op shop, but how can you get them back to their rightful owners?
Lawyers allege Petrea Aslett didn’t receive simple tests when she presented to hospital at 30 weeks gestation, and the severe reaction she had to the medication she was given caused her son to be born prematurely with a brain injury that will impact his life.
Today the vulnerable and endangered dugong is a protected species, but once upon a time hunters slaughtered the marine animal for its meat and oil in a thriving commercial industry based in Queensland.
Dan Elborne coped with emotional and physical fatigue for two days on a unique endurance art project aimed at raising awareness about grim global suicide numbers.
Traditional owners will retain native title rights over the Adani mine site until the Indian mining company can prove it has finance in place for the project, the Queensland Mines Minister says.
This year’s Brisbane Festival is taking its patrons one step beyond into the realm of murderous ghosts and malevolent spirits in a series of shows embracing horror and shock treatment.