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Sun 5 Apr 2020

WATCH: Witnesses see crop duster crash into paddock

premium_icon WATCH: Witnesses see crop duster crash into paddock

PHOTOS: Emergency services were called to the rural property just after 6 o'clock this morning.

COVID-19 QLD: Number of cases increases by nine overnight

COVID-19 QLD: Number of cases increases by nine overnight

Queensland has recorded just nine new cases, prompting praise from the Premier, but she warned against complacency and said tougher measures could come.

Drawing a lime in the sand, farmer sows seeds of innovation

premium_icon Drawing a lime in the sand, farmer sows seeds of innovation

COVID-19 has limited hospitality industry trade for local fruit, but lime producer Sam Slingsby hopes her innovative idea will blossom into a strong profit.

One feared dead in plane crash at airstrip

premium_icon One feared dead in plane crash at airstrip

A person is feared dead after a light plane carrying two people crashed near an airstrip.

Horrible reality facing kids during shutdown

premium_icon Horrible reality facing kids during shutdown

The public is being urged to “dob in” domestic violence against children, with fears “DV tendencies” could be exacerbated during the coronavirus shutdown.

Kittson shares guide to care for ageing parents

Kittson shares guide to care for ageing parents

IF you are in your fifth or sixth decade of life, then it’s likely you will understand the meaning of “Sandwich Generation’’ perhaps even a tad too well!

Firefighter reveals simple step to keeping families safe

premium_icon Firefighter reveals simple step to keeping families safe

He says it’s more important to ensure safety systems are working with everyone in isolation.

Environmental crusader sets toilets on fire

premium_icon Environmental crusader sets toilets on fire

More than $200,000 worth of damage caused after vandal targets property developers

Hurley: ‘I looked a bit ridiculous’ as a rookie

premium_icon Hurley: ‘I looked a bit ridiculous’ as a rookie

When he rocked up to Windy Hill at 18, Michael Hurley admits he used a hair-lightening spray that made him look “a bit ridiculous”.

Fifita shuns Titans’ millions: ‘Dave won’t leave Broncos’

premium_icon Fifita shuns Titans’ millions: ‘Dave won’t leave Broncos’

‘Dave won’t leave the Broncos’: Fifita to snub Titans, sign long-term Brisbane contract

Police investigate ‘suspicious’ death in Warwick overnight

premium_icon Police investigate ‘suspicious’ death in Warwick overnight

THE man's body was found in the yard of the Glen Road home.

‘Do-it-yourself’ COVID-19 test kits seized by Border Force

premium_icon ‘Do-it-yourself’ COVID-19 test kits seized by Border Force

Hundreds of “do-it-yourself” COVID-19 test kids bound for homes in Australia have been seized by Australian Border Force officers. WATCH THE VIDEO

Our pet shame! 1000 animals locked up

premium_icon Our pet shame! 1000 animals locked up

Council will not reveal how many impounded pets were put down but confirms 1023 were impounded last financial year. Here's what happened to some of them.

Skye Nicolson was born to fight for Australia

premium_icon Skye Nicolson was born to fight for Australia

Skye Nicolson’s parents had her late in life after their sons Jamie and Gavin were killed in a car accident. Jamie was an Olympic boxer and almost 30 years later Skye...

Lifeline for Bulldog sacked over sex scandal

premium_icon Lifeline for Bulldog sacked over sex scandal

An NRL club is already making inquiries about the possibility of signing one of the Canterbury players involved in the schoolgirl sex scandal.

Revealed: Secret call that allowed Ruby Princess to dock

premium_icon Revealed: Secret call that allowed Ruby Princess to dock

As emergency authorities exchanged panicked phone calls, senior cruise line officials got a docking ban overturned. TIMELINE TO TRAGEDY

For this family, there’s no such thing as isolation

premium_icon For this family, there’s no such thing as isolation

If you are beginning to feel cramped during the coronavirus shutdown, spare a thought for this Queensland family who have 11 children still living at home.

Kobe Bryant to join Hall of Fame

Kobe Bryant to join Hall of Fame

Five-time NBA champion Kobe Bryant heads a star-studded list of honorees named to basketball’s 2020 Hall of Fame

Greenberg: Why I will not quit as NRL boss

premium_icon Greenberg: Why I will not quit as NRL boss

In an exclusive interview with Phil Rothfield, battling NRL CEO Todd Greenberg has given his explanation as to why the game is broke.

The 50 greatest sports movies of all time

premium_icon The 50 greatest sports movies of all time

As Australians search for entertainment at home, some of the greatest sporting tales of all time will fire up the resolve like nothing else.

Fiery meeting that could decide Castle’s fate

premium_icon Fiery meeting that could decide Castle’s fate

Wallaby legend Nick Farr-Jones has called for the entire Rugby Australia board to be dumped.

COVID-19 concerns very close to home for Munster

premium_icon COVID-19 concerns very close to home for Munster

Cameron Munster has returned to Rockhampton to be with his parents, who are at a high risk of serious health complications if they contract coronavirus.

Students’ boost to counter COVID-19 concerns

premium_icon Students’ boost to counter COVID-19 concerns

With education bosses unsure whether schooling will return to normal, a plan is afoot to artificially boost scores to avoid students having to repeat grade 12.

Olympic swim stars determined no to let efforts go to waste

premium_icon Olympic swim stars determined no to let efforts go to waste

For four years she has pushed her body to the extreme so she could live out her dream. But Emily Seebohm is determined not to let that effort go to waste.

Commentator’s bizarre change to save NRL

Commentator’s bizarre change to save NRL

NRL fans can rejoice — it looks like the season won’t be too far away but when it does come back, it could look very different.

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