In this bulletin:

The first storm of the season hits hard, cutting a path of destruction through Brisbane’s southern suburbs.

Full steam ahead – the new Redcliffe Peninsula rail link takes its first paying passengers.

Becoming a healthy desk jockey – an Olympic athlete urges Queenslanders to walk at work.

And despite his grand final heroics for Cronulla, Andrew Fifita still on the outer with Kangaroos’ selectors.

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