A truck driver had to have a leg amputated today after his truck was hit by a commuter train on a level crossing in Banyo on Brisbane’s northside. Police and Queensland Rail are conducting inquiries on the accident, which disrupted …
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Queensland’s Paralympians collected more gold today – the keys to Brisbane. The athletes were welcomed by a warm crowd in Queen Street Mall. Ashley Minchin reports.
A spectacular multi-vehicle tanker crash shut down the Hume Highway. One man is dead, and more than 40,000 litres of fuel was spilt into a nearby creek. Claudia Cuskelly reports.
Queensland’s credit rating has been downgraded, just two days after the LNP government delivered its controversial budget. One of Australia’s top credit agencies has dropped the rating from double-A plus to double-A. Camille McLachlan reports.
The first plane load of thirty asylum seekers sent to Nauru is settling into tent accommodation. While the Government says the first transfer from Christmas Island went smoothly the Greens have questioned the arrangement. Sam Canavan reports.
Moreton Bay will see lots of action out on the water this weekend. The Australian Water Ski Racing and V8 Superboat Championships are part of Celebrate Redcliffe Festival. Tom Serafin reports.
Tuesday’s budget saw thousands of Queensland workers out of their jobs, giving greater weight to this year’s Are You OK Day. The national day of action raises the importance of asking one small question to make a big difference. Jon …
The Queensland Opposition Leader called the Newman Government budget vindictive and deceitful in parliament today. Her criticism comes amid claims the LNP may have a party revolt on their hands. Claudia Cuskelly reports.