Category: Queensland

Families hit with bills in thousands

Tyne Koops is currently on maternity leave but felt “sick” when she received two bills from Centrelink demanding she pay $10,000 in a matter of weeks due to overpayment of childcare subsidy.

Young gun’s Broncos career in limbo after fourth snubbing

Xavier Coates’ Broncos career is all-but over with the Queensland Origin star snubbed again for Thursday night’s clash against Newcastle.

Mullet vandal: Coast school blasts youths over lockdown theft

A GOLD Coast Christian school has taken matters into its own hands after three boys broke into the school and left a trail of destruction during lockdown.

Thunderbirds push Vixens to all-time low

The Adelaide Thunderbirds have underlined their status as a team on the move, ensuring they will not finish with the Super Netball wooden spoon after a 59-50 win against defending premiers the Melbourne Vixens.

Collingwood prepares for AFL all-time first

For the first time in their 129-year history, the Collingwood Magpies will play a game in Tasmania this weekend.

Mayor calls for Gold Coast to be excluded from lockdown

MAYOR Tom Tate has sensationally called on the state government to release the Gold Coast from its Covid lockdown, arguing the city was free of the deadly Delta strain.

Eye-watering price paid for Surfers tower

THE Gold Coast’s biggest office tower, the 22-level 50 Cavill Avenue in Surfers Paradise, has sold for a record $113.5m.

Live press conference: Will SA restrictions ease?

Health authorities met this morning to debate easing of restrictions to allow more capacity at public venues, but also mean tougher border controls for people entering SA from Queensland.

‘Leave us out’: Call to free Coast from longer lockdown

Gold Coast Mayor Tom Tate has dramatically called for the lockdown to be lifted on the Glitter Strip, saying all the Covid cases are happening in Brisbane.

Shock detail in Qld outbreak

Queensland’s chief health officer has said she “genuinely doesn’t know” how the state’s Delta Covid-19 outbreak started, but is concerned about how many children have contracted the virus as a result.

Lockdowns overshadow profit season

The prospect of snap lockdowns across the nation in coming months has cast a shadow over what had been shaping up to be a bumper profit season, with corporate Australia expected to take a more cautious stand towards the earnings outlook and potentially dividends.

Lockdowns overshadow profit season

The prospect of snap lockdowns across the nation in coming months has cast a shadow over what had been shaping up to be a bumper profit season, with corporate Australia expected to take a more cautious stand towards the earnings outlook and potentially dividends.

Rabbitohs’ unbelievable 111-year high

Not even a six-hour round trip to Rockhampton can halt this Rabbitohs juggernaut from rolling on.

Rabbitohs’ unbelievable 111-year high

Not even a six-hour round trip to Rockhampton can halt this Rabbitohs juggernaut from rolling on.

Cousins look to add polish to impressive Aussie regatta

Australia has a gold in the bag and is on course for medal success in the 470 class, but it will take a good bit of Aussie cunning, ingenuity and a sail bag of grit for another team to add to the sailing medal haul.