Health

Wed 3 Jun 2020

$99 flights from Brisbane: Qld tropics reopen for business

premium_icon $99 flights from Brisbane: Qld tropics reopen for business

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced extra flights from Brisbane to key tourism hotspots within the state have been added to schedules.

Sign US has given up on COVID-19 crisis

Sign US has given up on COVID-19 crisis

There has been a glaring omission from US President Donald Trump’s schedule despite 761 new deaths from COVID-19 yesterday.

Scary reality of pandemic in Sweden by Aussie expat

Scary reality of pandemic in Sweden by Aussie expat

Aussie Matthew Low reveals his frightening reality of living through the COVID-19 pandemic in Sweden – where there are almost no restrictions despite deaths.

Qld children cruelly hit by COVID-19 fallout

premium_icon Qld children cruelly hit by COVID-19 fallout

COVID-19 has wreaked havoc on broken families, with children stranded across state borders and parents blocked from seeing their child despite court orders.

Tennis goes the big squeeze to make up for lost time

premium_icon Tennis goes the big squeeze to make up for lost time

This year’s US Open and Cincinnati Masters is being tipped to be played back-to-back at Flushing Meadows.

Young girl's arm broken in arrest: cops face 15 month probe

premium_icon Young girl's arm broken in arrest: cops face 15 month probe

Two detectives who allegedly broke the arm of a young woman during an arrest over a stolen mobile phone have faced a 15 month long investigation.

Family’s heartache: ‘We don’t know how he died’

premium_icon Family’s heartache: ‘We don’t know how he died’

The father of Blackwater man Nathan Turner says they are still in the dark about how their son died, in an emotional statement that addressed Queensland Health.

Charities in dire straits with 200,000 jobs at risk

premium_icon Charities in dire straits with 200,000 jobs at risk

COVID-19 has had a dire impact on Australia’s charity sector, ramping up demand for services while donations and revenue streams dwindle.

Blackwater locals don’t deserve an apology

premium_icon Blackwater locals don’t deserve an apology

Kylie Lang gets that Blackwater locals might be annoyed by Nathan Turner’s false COVID-19 test, but she doesn't think they deserve an apology.

Border wars: Premier ‘no idea what she’s doing’

premium_icon Border wars: Premier ‘no idea what she’s doing’

Premier has no idea how much the tourism industry is suffering while the border is closed, Government is “pulling numbers out of … their a**es” to justify it.

Tue 2 Jun 2020

FOG says Matt Lodge is captaincy material

premium_icon FOG says Matt Lodge is captaincy material

Redcliffe rugby league coach Adam Mogg discusses the benefits of the Broncos-Dolphins affiliation, including his belief Broncos front row prime mover Matt Lodge was NRL...

Competitive sport with crowds returns to NT this week

premium_icon Competitive sport with crowds returns to NT this week

NT SPORTING clubs will be allowed to hit the courts, pitches and fields again this weekend — and crowds can watch.

Kindergarten teacher tests positive

Kindergarten teacher tests positive

A kindergarten in Melbourne's northeast was forced to shut down and kids sent to home quarantine after a teacher tested positive.

How ‘mini taste of retirement’ has Horn pumped for return

premium_icon How ‘mini taste of retirement’ has Horn pumped for return

Jeff Horn is back in the gym after coronavirus break and ready to fight Tim Tszyu in August in Townsville.

Virus experts ‘not consulted’ before NT Marines’ decision

premium_icon Virus experts ‘not consulted’ before NT Marines’ decision

THE advice of Australia’s peak coronavirus response medical team was not sought prior to a decision being made to host US Marines in Darwin.

‘Hideous’: Ross River cases triple on Coast

premium_icon ‘Hideous’: Ross River cases triple on Coast

The number of Ross River virus cases on the Gold Coast has already exceeded last year’s total figure - and the pandemic is being blamed for the increase.

Ruby Princess health expert: ’I would still go on a cruise’

premium_icon Ruby Princess health expert: ’I would still go on a cruise’

The doctor sent to contain the coronavirus outbreaks on the Ruby Princess, the Diamond Princess and the Grand Princess said there was nothing to fear about these ground...

Hemsworth wields Thor’s hammer during special visit

premium_icon Hemsworth wields Thor’s hammer during special visit

Chris Hemsworth brought plenty of smiles to virtual visit with Queensland Children’s Hospital this morning and paid tribute to Queensland’s health workers.

UK's new coronavirus bonk ban

UK's new coronavirus bonk ban

New lockdown rules now limit who Brits can have sex with in the UK.

Nurses demand apology for Blackwater bungle

premium_icon Nurses demand apology for Blackwater bungle

Nurses demand Queensland MPs and health officials apologise to suspended Rockhampton aged care nurse who had been accused of spreading COVID-19 to Blackwater.

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