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Thu 29 Oct 2020

CANDIDATE Q&A: Views on Covid-19 border closures

Premium Content CANDIDATE Q&A: Views on Covid-19 border closures

The NewsMail asked all candidates running in the state election for Bundaberg and Burnett about their stance on border closures.

Forget Paris, try the Whitsundays

Forget Paris, try the Whitsundays

Trophy tourism to fancy destinations is being replaced by holidays closer to home in the age of COVID-19, according to industry leaders.

LNP rules out forced redundancies and asset sales

Premium Content LNP rules out forced redundancies and asset sales

The LNP has released its costings ahead of Saturday’s state election, showing no forced redundancies for public servants and no asset sales.

OPINION: Will the Halloween election ghosts please come out?

Premium Content OPINION: Will the Halloween election ghosts please come out?

The silence from some of the candidates is deafening.

QLD election: Where to vote this Saturday

QLD election: Where to vote this Saturday

After weeks of campaigning, it’s time for Queenslanders to hit the polls and decide who will lead the sunshine state. Find our list of where to vote.

Child predator’s creepy toilet note seeking ‘any age’ sex

Premium Content Child predator’s creepy toilet note seeking ‘any age’ sex

A serial predator with a history of abusing schoolboys used a sharpie to scrawl a creepy message on a toilet door inside a busy shopping centre.

SHOCKING VIDEO: Cops find child in boot of car

Premium Content SHOCKING VIDEO: Cops find child in boot of car

Queensland police have released horror footage of the moment they discovered an unrestrained child lying in the boot of a car they’d just pulled over.

Cold case victim’s brother speaks out after verdict

Premium Content Cold case victim’s brother speaks out after verdict

The brother of a man missing since 1997 has spoken out for the first time since a man accused of his murder was found not guilty.

Federal Labor MP collapses mid-speech in parliament

Premium Content Federal Labor MP collapses mid-speech in parliament

A federal Labor MP has been rushed to hospital after holding his chest then collapsing mid-speech in parliament.

Footballer's assault was a ‘cuddle’

Footballer's assault was a ‘cuddle’

Rosie Jacobs’ former AFL player partner missed a crucial email before he went to her home and ‘cuddled’ her.

British backpacker mentioned in court after alleged GBH

Premium Content British backpacker mentioned in court after alleged GBH

The alleged incident happened in July after the Federal Backpacker’s Hostel went up in flames.

Child gives evidence at swim coach's abuse trial

Child gives evidence at swim coach's abuse trial

An eight-year-old girl clutched a toy and made a pinky promise to tell the truth as she told a detective about ‘the man in swimming lessons’.

Australia Post boss hits back

Australia Post boss hits back

Embattled Australia Post boss Christine Holgate has signalled a bitter legal war could loom over the PM’s “humiliating” decision to stand her down.

Coast COVID ship’s test results due within days

Premium Content Coast COVID ship’s test results due within days

The genomic testing results of two coronavirus patients at Sunshine Coast University Hospital are expected to be known by later this week, Queensland Health says.

Dad’s desperate dash for drugs before border closure

Premium Content Dad’s desperate dash for drugs before border closure

The Warwick man was busted with $700 worth of drugs in his car after stocking up in New South Wales.

East Lismore murder case: Fresh charges against woman

Premium Content East Lismore murder case: Fresh charges against woman

A 32-year-old woman, who is already in custody, is now facing new allegations.

Man applies for bail to speak with his gamer friends

Premium Content Man applies for bail to speak with his gamer friends

His lawyer argued the gamers may be key witnesses for the defence.

Woman fined for allegedly scaling fence while in quarantine

Premium Content Woman fined for allegedly scaling fence while in quarantine

Cops have fined a woman in mandatory quarantine after she allegedly tried to climb a fence.

More high schools evacuated over bomb threats

Premium Content More high schools evacuated over bomb threats

Students have been evacuated following bomb threats.

‘Huge’ brief of evidence as woman accused of killing husband

Premium Content ‘Huge’ brief of evidence as woman accused of killing husband

A court has been told that the brief of evidence relating to the alleged murder of a man by his wife of 45 years would fill multiple boxes.

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