Queensland police have paid tribute to colleagues who died in the line of duty. Hundreds of officers marched through Brisbane and attended a memorial service. Elizabeth Peel reports.
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Koala activists are blaming housing developments in southeast Queensland for critically low numbers. Carers of orphaned koalas on Brisbane’s Bayside say the future of the species in the area is under threat. Tiffanie Turnbull reports.
He’s one of the premiere names in the fashion industry, but Jimmy Choo still made time to share his knowledge with Queensland students this week. However, one QUT student had a head over heels experience like no other. Ben Downie …
US Rapper Macklemore continues to defy criticism of his choice to perform a marriage equality anthem at Sunday’s Rugby League Grand Final. And our PM is backing him, showing a few rapping skills of his own, on national media. Rachael …
It’s almost AFL grand Final time and fans from Richmond and Adelaide are praying for a break in two of the longest droughts in the game’s history. They lined the streets of Melbourne for the annual Grand Final Parade. Emily …
Security has been bolstered for tomorrow night’s Riverfire festival. Up to half a million people are expected to attend Brisbane’s annual fireworks spectacular. Johanna Little reports.
One of our 2018 Commonwealth Games gold medal swimming hopes hails from the cooler waters of Tasmania. But she’s been lured up to Queensland to give her the best chance of success on the Gold Coast. Josh Martin reports.
Queensland’s record-breaking heatwave has hit the state’s southeast. As people in Brisbane sweltered the Cancer Council warned there isn’t enough shade in the city. Ethan Gould reports.
Redevelopment of Brisbane’s historic Howard Smith Wharves is finally taking shape. The Lord Mayor was on hand to inspect progress as the heritage restoration work began. Jessica Riga reports.
Anti-terror bollards will be installed along the route of the AFL grand final parade in Melbourne. It’s just one measure police are taking to stop vehicle attacks. Elizabeth Peel reports.