Bindi Irwin shares private footage from her ‘mini’ Christmas vacation

Bindi Irwin shares private footage from her ‘mini’ Christmas vacation

Bindi Irwin shares private footage from her ‘mini’ Christmas vacation to Maleny with husband Chandler Powell and their daughter Grace Warrior By Kinta Walsh-cotton For Daily Mail Australia Published: 13:08 GMT, 5 December 2022 | Updated: 13:15 GMT, 5 December 2022 Bindi Irwin has kicked off her Christmas vacation early with husband Chandler Powell and … Read more

Robert Irwin and new girlfriend, Heath Ledgers niece Rorie Buckley, spotted on date

Robert Irwin and new girlfriend, Heath Ledgers niece Rorie Buckley, spotted on date

Robert Irwin has been spotted cosying up to his new girlfriend Rorie Buckley on a romantic day out in Queensland. The nature photographer, 19, looked smitten with his date, who is from an equally famous Australian family, being the daughter of Heath Ledger’s sister Kate. The pair were seen leaving a Grill’d restaurant with takeaway … Read more

Queensland’s planning minister to consider Bargara six-storey building height proposal

Queensland’s planning minister to consider Bargara six-storey building height proposal

A picturesque Queensland coastal town popular among tourists and sea-changers may soon see its skyline transformed by six-storey developments. Key points: The proposal sets the maximum building height for some parts of Bargara to six storeys  Proposals exceeding height limits will trigger an impact assessment process Residents are concerned about the impact of developments on nesting … Read more

Heavy rains in Queensland bring relief to some drought-hit farmers, others count cost after flash floods

Heavy rains in Queensland bring relief to some drought-hit farmers, others count cost after flash floods

More heavy rainfall and thunderstorms are on the way for regional Queensland as some areas mop up after an overnight drenching caused flash flooding, damage and SES callouts.    Key points: The BOM says forecasters are closely monitoring a trough that could develop into a low-pressure system today It comes after heavy falls in central … Read more

BOM issues storm warnings for Gold Coast, Brisbane, Ipswich and other parts of south-east Queensland

BOM issues storm warnings for Gold Coast, Brisbane, Ipswich and other parts of south-east Queensland

Severe thunderstorm warnings were issued for communities across south-east Queensland this afternoon, with some areas receiving more than 70 millimetres of rain.  The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) issued an alert for damaging winds and large hailstones, and warned heavy rainfall that might lead to flash flooding was “likely” in Ipswich, Logan, Gold Coast, Redland City and Brisbane … Read more

Climate Council report finds Queensland bears highest cost of climate disasters in Australia

Climate Council report finds Queensland bears highest cost of climate disasters in Australia

Queensland suffered more economic damage from extreme weather disasters than any other state or territory, and more extreme weather is on the way. Key points: Disasters have cost Queensland about $30 billion since the 1970s The former QFES commissioner says the disaster management system is under pressure Public infrastructure damage in south-east Queensland has cost $492 … Read more

Toyah Cordingley’s suspected murderer Rajwinder Singh awaits court appearance from Indian prison after ‘breakthrough’ arrest

Toyah Cordingley’s suspected murderer Rajwinder Singh awaits court appearance from Indian prison after ‘breakthrough’ arrest

A man suspected of the 2018 murder of Cairns woman Toyah Cordingley has been transferred to an Indian prison where he will remain in custody before appearing before a New Delhi court next week. Key points: Rajwinder Singh is in custody at Tihar prison where he awaits a court appearance in India A spokesperson for Toyah Cordingley’s family … Read more

First look at Travis Fimmel’s new role in gripping Stan Original Series Black Snow

First look at Travis Fimmel’s new role in gripping Stan Original Series Black Snow

First look at Travis Fimmel’s new role in gripping Stan Original Series Black Snow about an investigation of a 30-year-old unsolved murder By Jimmy Briggs For Daily Mail Australia Published: 04:33 GMT, 23 November 2022 | Updated: 08:35 GMT, 23 November 2022 Streaming giant Stan dropped the trailer for its upcoming thriller Black Snow  starring … Read more

The Victorian Liberals say the state’s debt is larger than any other state and larger than NSW, Queensland and Tasmania combined. Is that correct?

The Victorian Liberals say the state’s debt is larger than any other state and larger than NSW, Queensland and Tasmania combined. Is that correct?

The claim A central theme of the Victorian Opposition’s election campaign has been saying Labor created a “debt disaster” for the state. The release of the Department of Treasury and Finance’s pre-election budget update prompted a fresh attack from the Liberals’ shadow treasurer, David Davis. “The Pre-Election Budget Update (PEBU) has confirmed Labor’s debt disaster … Read more

Nearly a quarter of sudden unexpected deaths in Queensland infants occur in homes known to child protection, report finds

Nearly a quarter of sudden unexpected deaths in Queensland infants occur in homes known to child protection, report finds

Almost a quarter of Queensland’s sudden and unexpected deaths in infancy (SUDI) happen in families known to the child protection system, with many occurring in hazardous sleep environments, new research shows. Key points: The report found SUDI cases were more likely in financially vulnerable families Child Death Review Board chair Luke Twyford says understanding of … Read more