Police have shot a man involved in a siege in Brisbane’s south west. They declared an emergency situation at Inala just before midday when a man allegedly armed with a gun locked himself in a car and started making threats.…
Across Australia police paused on Police Remembrance Day to honour their colleagues killed on the job. Queensland’s top officers urged the public never to take those in uniform for granted. Jacinta Lal reports.
Queensland’s emergency services are urging people to take precautions during the fire season and to report anything which might be related to arson. Marcus De Witt-Ryall reports.
Queensland Motorways is launching Clem 7.1, an initiative designed to enhance the poorly-performing tunnel. The operator’s new approach will also be used in its Legacy Way project. Lachlan Eyers reports.
In a world first, Kids Helpline is launching a new form of mental health support for Australian teenagers. The project aims to provide safe and secure online group counselling via social media. Alexander Heinke reports.
Swim legend Laurie Lawrence is horrified at the number of child drownings each year in Queensland. So with the temperature rising, he’s again getting behind the Kids Alive initiative which offers free swimming lessons. Emilia Hutchinson reports.
Cowboys captain Johnathan Thurston seems favoured to win the Dally M medal for NRL player of the year tonight. The awards ceremony kicks off the build up to the grand final between the Rabbitohs and the Bulldogs. Gabrielle Copp reports.
Speculation about the futures of some players are building in the lead up to the AFL player trading period. Grand final winners Hawthorn appear likely to receive their top pick. Nick Kelly reports.