Queensland, Australia Newswire (Page 6)

Queensland, Australia Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Queensland, Australia. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 67,775 in Queensland, Australia

  1. It costs more to park at hospital than the airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | NEWS.com.au

    Courtesy: The Project IN A win for people power, the Queensland government has announced it will double the number of subsidised parking spaces at the state's public hospitals. The announcement comes after a huge online campaign, largely led by parents in the state's regions, decrying the $30 a day "price gouging" from parking operators, which opponents said was more than the cost of airport parking in Brisbane.


  2. Sunshine powering Sunshine Coast Council in a local government firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ABC News

    When it comes to tackling rising energy prices, a Queensland council has taken an innovative approach and built its own $50 million solar farm to fully offset all its power needs. The Sunshine Coast Council is now the first local government in Australia with 100 per cent of its electricity consumption from a renewable source.


  3. The 19 most productive major economies in the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Silicon Alley Insider

    Productivity is one of the key drivers of economic success. The more productive a country's workers are, the more value they can bring to their employers and therefore their home nation's economy.


  4. Coral reefs are healthier if more sharks are present, research findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The China Post

    Sharks play a key role in regulating the health of a coral reef by eliminating predators that prey on the small fish that keep the coral healthy, according to an Australian study released Monday. Higher numbers of sharks off the country's remote northwest coast - versus the northeast, where the Great Barrier Reef is - suggest that "sharks play a key role in regulating the health of coral reefs," the University of Western Australia said in a statement.


  5. Mates remember man with 'amazing' voiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Yahoo!

    Friends of an Albany man who tragically fell to his death at a popular tourist spot in Queensland have remembered him as a talented and passionate singer. Alistair Bruce was found floating face-down at the bottom of a waterfall at Davies Creek National Park, near Cairns on July 11. It is understood he fell 60m from the top of the waterfall.


  6. Central Queensland family confronted by 'dust devil' on roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Age

    Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer View text version of this page Help using this website - Accessibility statement Join today and you can easily save your favourite articles, join in the conversation and comment, plus select which news your want direct to your inbox. The Baldry family regularly make the short drive from Bundaberg to Bargara for weekend day trips to the beach, but their most recent drive was a particularly memorable one.


  7. Momentum builds for postal plebiscite on same-sex marriage as Tony Abbott offers supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Age

    Momentum is building within the Coalition for a postal vote plebiscite on same-sex marriage, with former prime minister Tony Abbott indicating support for the idea for the first time. Former NSW Fire and Rescue Commissioner Greg Mullins says proposed changes needed to be 'given a go' heading into the Victorian bushfire season.


  8. 'You cannot hide your guilt behind your beliefs': MagistrateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Age

    Four Christian zealots who claimed they were "improving" a Toowong war memorial in March 2017 by removing a brasss sword from a stone cross have been found guilty of vandalism. The four broke one of the brass blades from Toowong's Cross of Sacrifice, which was erected in 1924, and beat it into a crude hoe, angering the general community and Queensland's defence community.


  9. Warriors confident ahead of Sharks clashRead the original story

    Sunday | The New Zealand Herald

    On the go and no time to finish that story right now? Your News is the place for you to save content to read later from any device. Register with us and content you save will appear here so you can access them to read later.


  10. EvacServices releases industry-first electronic attendance registersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | PR Log

    BRISBANE, Australia - July 24, 2017 - PRLog -- Tracking training attendance manually is time-consuming and slows down training certificate issuance. To solve this challenge, EvacServices releases the industry's first easy-to-use electronic attendance registers, making tablets available for training participants to record attendance.


  11. Monday Forum: July 24, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Catallaxy

    Newpoll appears constipated - nothing's moved for months. A political purgative urgently needed for the polls not for the proles, they've already running big time.


  12. Welsh / It's all about vibrancy, says the prince of high-riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Canberra City News

    CANBERRA developer Nick Georgalis' sophisticated vision for the capital may explain Barnaby Joyce's zeal on transplanting the heart of the city to the bush. In a profile piece in the property section of "The Australian" Georgalis, Geocon's founder, says: "When you think bush capital you think Akubras and R M Williams".


  13. More smashed avo - millennials urged to embrace Mediterranean dietRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | Yahoo!

    Millennials are being encouraged to eat more smashed avocado on wholegrain toast as part of a push to increase the uptake of the Mediterranean diet among the younger generation. It's regarded as one of the healthiest diets in the world, yet leading advocate of the Mediterranean diet Professor Lluis Serra-Majem is concerned young people are eating more processed, Western-style foods and red meat than older generations.


  14. Valentino, Mytheresa Prelaunch Fall CollectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | Women's Wear Daily

    VALENTINO 'S SPECIES : Valentino has partnered with Mytheresa.com to pre-launch a selection of the brand's fall collection on July 26, one week prior to the official release of the lineup. The e-tailer and the Rome-based brand have created a dedicated music video featuring English artist Eliot Sumner's original song "Species."


  15. Aussie News 24th JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | HarnessLink.com

    All will be commanding favourites. First out is talented two-year-old gelding Sicario, who should make it five wins from eight starts, now he's drawn gate two in race three.


  16. Police investigating after man found dead outside Te Awamutu propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | Southland Times

    Police are investigating the unexplained death of a man found outside a Te Awamutu property on Sunday evening. OPINION It did not go our way again, my Vodafone Warriors losing in Townsville to the North Queensland Cowboys 24-12.


  17. Family shocked after sudden death on West Coast farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    He waved goodbye to his two boys and partner after grabbing a glass of water during a break from working his West Coast farm. An hour later Bryan Edmonds was found dead in a paddock at his home in the small West Coast town of Whataroa.


  18. Spatial ecology of yellow-spotted goannas adjacent to a sea turtle nesting beachRead the original story

    Monday Jul 10 | CSIRO Publishing

    Australian Journal of Zoology - https://doi.org/10.1071/ZO17006 Submitted: 1 March 2017 Accepted: 9 June 2017 Published online: 10 July 2017 Nest predation is the main cause of hatch failure for many turtle populations. For loggerhead turtles nesting at the Wreck Rock rookery, adjacent to Deepwater National Park in south-east Queensland, yellow-spotted goannas are the main nest predator.


  19. US Navy crew in stealth mode for Brisbane invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | NEWS.com.au

    The USS Ronald Reagan will dock in Brisbane on Sunday and give its crew a chance to explore the Qld capital. The CBD streets are fairly quiet despite thousands of American sailors being on shore leave from the USS Ronald Reagan.


  20. ACCC to hold first public hearing into power prices in Brisbane on TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | The Age

    Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer View text version of this page Help using this website - Accessibility statement Join today and you can easily save your favourite articles, join in the conversation and comment, plus select which news your want direct to your inbox. Australia's competition watchdog will begin the public phase of its inquiry into the nation's electricity prices this week, with a forum to gain feedback from customers slugged with rising power costs to be held in Brisbane on Tuesday.