Queensland, Australia Newswire (Page 3)

Queensland, Australia Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Queensland, Australia. (Page 3)

Results 41 - 60 of 26,338 in Queensland, Australia

  1. We should celebrate Yassmin Abdel-Magied, not attack herRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Age

    With perfect timing, yesterday, on Anzac Day, we got to see whether he was right. Because Yassmin Abdel-Magied, the young social advocate, part-time ABC presenter and writer posted on her Facebook page: "Lest we forget ".


  2. Kangaroos name strong squad for Kiwis testRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    The match, which will take place at Canberra's GIO Stadium on Friday, May 5, will be Australian skipper Cameron Smith's 50th Test match, as well as his 27th as captain. Smith will become just the second player to play 50 Test matches for Australia, behind Darren Lockyer , while he will also join Clive Churchill as Australia's second most capped captain.


  3. Busy time for Old Bar RSL sub-branchRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Manning River Times

    Old Bar RSL Sub-branch president, Brian Carr, is provided with information about the purple poppies by Yvonne Bentley and Jenny Fisher, the coordinators of the project. Old Bar RSL Sub-branch had a busy time in the prelude to Anzac Day.


  4. 'Looking like we'd lose a couple': Fisherman tells of 'perfect storm' capsizeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    A man has told of saving a fishing companion who couldn't swim after a "perfect storm" overturned a boat in Moreton Bay on Wednesday morning. Two crew and nine passengers were thrown overboard when waves capsized the boat, leaving painter Geoff McBaron "100-odd" metres from the vessel, trying to save a young man struggling in the rough conditions.


  5. Hog-ties, use of dogs for discipline to be banned in Queensland youth detention changesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Age

    Almost two decades after an investigation revealed failures in Queensland's youth detention system, several of those issues still remain, a damning report has revealed. The Independent Review of Youth Detention was ordered by Attorney-General Yvette D'Ath in August, a month after a royal commission was ordered in the Northern Territory following the airing of footage and allegations of mistreatment of children in youth detention.


  6. Parents still waiting for answers a year after Josh Park-Fing's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | Sydney Morning Herald

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  7. Injuries 'not consistent' with croc attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 12 | NEWS.com.au

    The claims by a man that he bumped into a crocodile while snorkeling have been denied by the environment department. Picture: File image/AFP Saeed Khan A MAN who claimed he was set upon by a crocodile while snorkling did not suffer injuries consistent with an attack, the environment department says.


  8. Land Trust approves Northern Gas PipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | ABC News

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  9. NT live export price drops 40 cents with ample Queensland cattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | ABC News

    Northern Territory live exporters have turned to Queensland to fill shipments with large numbers of cattle available due to the ongoing drought. In the past week up to six ships have left Darwin Port bound for overseas markets, according to the North Australia Cattle Company.


  10. Clive's lost 60kg and still goingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | NEWS.com.au

    The rapidly shrinking mining magnate was snapped at Broadbeach on the Gold Coast on Anzac Day looking a shadow of his former self. The one-time larger-than-life political figure confirmed to news.com.au in a brief statement on Wednesday that he has lost an impressive 58kg since embarking on his strict weight loss regimen about eight months ago.


  11. NoteworthyRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    Maria Sharapova's drugs ban has been reduced to 15 months following her appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport. BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 03: Maria Sharapova poses ahead of the 2015 Brisbane International at Queensland Tennis Centre on January 3, 2015 in Brisbane, Australia.


  12. Japan: Environment ministry declares corals at risk of extinctionRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Asian Correspondent

    Tourists snorkel near a turtle as it looks for food amongst the coral in the lagoon at Lady Elliot Island north-east of the town of Bundaberg in Queensland, Australia, June 9, 2015. The lagoon, which is occupied by turtles during high tide, is only accessible for snorkelling during this time.


  13. World Sports at 0000 GMTRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    STUTTGART, Germany " The debate about Maria Sharapova's wild card for the Porsche Grand Prix heated up Tuesday, a day before the Russian was set to play her first match at the indoor clay event after a 15-month doping ban. By Eric Willemsen.


  14. Why we should change our anthemRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    Queensland Liberal MP Andrew Laming from the Brisbane seat of Bowman, said he thought new lyrics should be added to the anthem. "I'm happy with the two existing verses but they both say the same thing," he told news.com.au.


  15. ABC stands by Yassmin Abdel-Magied after Facebook post sparks ANZAC Day outrageRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Daily Millbury

    The ABC is standing by part-time television presenter Yassmin Abdel-Magied, arguing the author and youth activist's personal opinions do not represent the national broadcaster. On Tuesday, Abdel-Magied courted controversy by publishing an ANZAC Day Facebook post suggesting Australians should also remember the suffering on Manus Island and Nauru.


  16. Ballarat real estate on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Courier

    The circa 1930 propery sold for $734,500. Picture: Supplied. Ballarat is one of three Victorian cities revealed to be on the rise in April, along with Melbourne and Bendigo.


  17. Rugby's State of Origin plan stymied by Super Rugby cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stuff.co.nz

    Big hits are a feature of rugby league's State of Origin - something union hoped to replicate in Australia with an annual State of Union clash. Rugby union's mooted State of Origin adaptation won't happen this year and may not happen at all due to an impending increase in Australian Super Rugby derby matches.


  18. Elderly church friends die on fishing tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Millbury

    A regular trip out on the water has turned to tragedy for two elderly fishing buddies on the central Queensland coast.The bodies of Jack McGlynn, 89, and long-time church friend Mavis Simons, 90, were found north of Bundaberg after they went missing from an early morning fishing trip on Monday.The pair set out off in a tinnie at Baffle Creek but Mr McGlynn's body was found on Monday afternoon by another angler, while a helicopter search located Ms Simons on Tuesday morning after their upturned boat was spotted. Queensland Police Inspector Patrick Swindells said Ms Simons' body was found washed out on the tide at nearby Rules Beach."


  19. Hill stands tallRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fiji Times

    Winston Hill, second from left, with coach Napoleon Taumoepeau, third from left, and Fijian supporters in Queensland, Australia. Picture: SUPPLIED FIJI's top amateur boxer and Olympian Winston Hill recorded two wins in the Queensland State Title Fight tournament at the St Thomas More College in Queensland, Australia in the weekend.


  20. Pacquiao: Horn to be readyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Fiji Times

    Eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao concedes his next opponent Jeff Horn is a bit of an unknown quantity but has told the Australian he needs to be in peak condition to make sure their WBO welterweight title fight pleases fight fans Down Under. Pacquiao made a low-key entry to Australia on Monday, touching down at Brisbane airport for a promotional tour for their July 2 bout at Lang Park and speaking briefly to reporters before being whisked away by handlers.