Queenslanders from around the state have been recognised on this year’s Queen’s Birthday Honours list. Here’s some of the names that made it.
Kate Kyriacou, Kylie Lang, Michael Madigan, Phil Brown
After having the its Toowoomba quarantine proposal knocked back, Queensland has been urged by the federal government to put up alternative sites.
Matthew Killoran and Hayden Johnson
Millions of dollars more will be injected into the state’s screen industry in a bid by the Palaszczuk government to bring more blockbusters to the Sunshine State.
Queensland has the second worst full Covid-19 vaccination rate in the nation, with fears everyone eligible in the state will receive two jabs much later than expected.
Jackie Sinnerton and Madura McCormack
A 65-year-old man is in a serious condition after two-vehicle crash involving two children 100km northwest of Brisbane.
The federal government is considering a range of ideas in a bid to fix the “very stark” challenges facing Mornington Island residents in the state’s far north.
Two police officiers have been hospitalised with bite marks, bruising and graves after they were alledgedly assaulted outside a takeaway shop in Townsville.
As part of The Courier-Mail’s 175th anniversary, we revisit the classic Find The Ball competitions from the 1950s. Can you solve them?
Police have made the grim discovery of a second body inside the ruins of a home at Kilcoy, northwest of Brisbane. A man and a dog were also killed in the fire.
A giant new species of prehistoric freshwater crocodile that hunted in southeast Queensland rivers millions of years ago has been discovered by palaeontologists.
More than $170,000 has been raised for a Gold Coast mother who gave birth to a baby boy at 33 weeks just a week after emergency brain surgery that led a terminal cancer diagnosis.
Chris Fagan prepares for his 100th game as Brisbane Lions coach with a sense of wonderment that he got the job in the first place.
A resurgence in childcare centres offering lucrative gifts to potential customers is leading to calls for the trend to stop, with fears it’s a waste of taxpayer-fund subsidies.
A home on the Gold Coast has been destroyed by fire in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Brisbane has shivered through it’s coldest morning for two years with the city dropping to just 6C
A man is in a critical condition after a serious assault in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland on Saturday night.
Lenders are slashing investor home loan rates to record lows and offering cashbacks up to $4000 as buyer activity in Queensland surges.
An eco-lair owned by a hemp tycoon, a house that ‘breathes’ and a green ‘Grand Design’ in the Gold Coast hinterland. We’ve tracked down Queensland’s most sustainable homes.
A new “rewards” program is doing the rounds promising renters a great return just for paying their rent. And I’m outraged.
Getting out of the classroom and into nature provides important chances for learning and relationship building, writes parenting expert Dr Judith Locke.
Dr Judith Locke
Meghan Markle’s estranged father fears he won’t see his two grandchildren before he dies, as he took aim at his daughter, Prince Harry and even Oprah Winfrey.
David Aidone, Merryn Johns
Nova’s breakfast team have revealed their biggest on and off-air blunders, celebrity encounters and what goes on behind the scenes at Brisbane A-list parties.
Ash Bradnam, Susie O’Neill, David ‘Luttsy’ Lutteral and Kip Wightman
Known for sometimes hating acclaimed productions loved by most, Phil Brown was expecting the worst when he got the double whammy of global smash Hamilton performed by understudies. Here’s his verdict.
A man who could be one of Queensland’s worst domestic violence perpetrators has choked, bashed and threatened multiple women – and now a Coroner says he is responsible for killing one of them.
Kate Kyriacou, Vanessa Marsh
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