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LNP members urge more proactive croc removal in Port Douglas
Liberal National Party members have endorsed an idea to give authorities more power to remove crocodiles from parts of far north Queensland.
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DJs to be foreign-owned as shareholders say yes
AUSTRALIA'S oldest department store, David Jones, is set to fall into foreign hands as the company's shareholders overwhelmingly vote yes to the takeover.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
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Casinos in Australia Industry Market Research Report Now Updated by IBISWorld
Casinos in Australia have grown over the past five years, despite rising competition from international and online casinos.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Merck Animal Health To Present Important Data At The 28th World...
Merck Animal Health will present from 19 posters and 1 oral presentation at the 28th World Buiatrics Congress in Cairns, Australia, from July 27 August 1, 2014.
Young Suns need to step up without Ablett, says McKenna
Gold Coast coach Guy McKenna believes the season-ending injury to captain Gary Ablett must be viewed as an opportunity by the Suns' youngsters.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
More Crazy Clarks stores to shut
DO YOU burst into a white, hot rage every time your train is delayed? You could try what this guy does to get revenge.
Qld man fined for selling e-cigarettes
A CAIRNS man fined for selling electronic cigarettes is the first person in the state to be prosecuted for trading the products.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
North Qld court decision highlights battle of rival sugar millers
A judgement in the Supreme Court in Cairns has overturned an agreement between a Tableland cane grower and the owner of the Mossman sugar mill.
Second measles case confirmed in Cairns
Another person tested positive to the highly contagious virus in Cairns yesterday, the second case in two weeks involving someone who had arrived in the city from Papua New Guinea.
Vegetables to Asia after Reverse trade mission
Vegetables have started flowing to Asian countries after an industry event in far north Queensland which linked up producers with Asian buyers.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Queensland hospital runs out of beds
IT was a big day for Clive Palmer's new Senate team, but already the trio and Ricky Muir are being criticised for failing their first test.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Measles case confirmed in Cairns
Health authorities in far north Queensland say they are unaware of any further presentations for measles in Cairns, after a case was confirmed on Friday evening.
Bikies on run, driven from clubhouses
QUEENSLAND police's anti-bikie taskforce has claimed a major victory in the ongoing war against Queensland's gangs by forcing them to abandon most of their suburban strongholds.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
No checks on abused child
An Australian coroner reviewing a case where a mother beat her eight-year-old New Zealand born daughter to death with a vacuum cleaner pipe has called for an urgent overhaul of the child safety network.
Live blog: G20 cops and other hot topics
Journalist Phil Hawkes discusses Brisbane's upcoming G20 meeting and says there's been some clever marketing behind the event.
Australian Immigration Minister to visit Sri Lanka amid asylum seeker controversy
July 05, Colombo: Australia's Immigration and Border Protection Minister Scott Morrison will visit Sri Lanka next week amid the controversy of Australia reportedly returning two boat loads of Sri Lankan Tamil asylum seekers in mid sea to Sri Lanka.
Luckiest place to buy Lotto in Queensland
PERHAPS it was his lucky charm. But the flashy accessory that Rolf Harris sported for one of his greatest moments was of no use last night.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Australia's last 'tracker' Barry Port retires
Barry Port's retirement marks the end of an era for Australian policing, with the country's last serving police "tracker" calling time on a career spanning 36 years.
A novel method for the age estimation of Saddletail snapper (Lutjanus ...
A novel method for the age estimation of Saddletail snapper using Fourier Transform-near infrared spectroscopy B. B. Wedding A , A. J. Forrest B D , C. Wright C , S. Grauf A , P. Exley B and S. E. Poole B A Rapid Assessment Unit, Crop and Food Science, Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry, Cairns, Qld 4870, Australia.
'Cape York's day will come': grazier
The declining profitability and economic crisis engulfing the northern cattle industry is nowhere more apparent than on the Cape York Peninsula.