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Sat 10 Apr 2021

Vaccine blow: How long until life in Qld returns to normal

Premium Content Vaccine blow: How long until life in Qld returns to normal

Lockdowns, social distancing and even mandatory masks – this could be the way of life in Queensland for a long time yet due to the AstraZeneca suspensions.

Group saved from sinking boat off Mackay Whitsundays coast

Premium Content Group saved from sinking boat off Mackay Whitsundays coast

An RACQ CQ Rescue helicopter crew headed out at first light to help after an EPIRB was activated near a reef between the Mackay and Whitsundays

Replay: Recap all the action from day 2 of U15 hockey champs

Premium Content Replay: Recap all the action from day 2 of U15 hockey champs

The action was fast and furious at the Australian U15 Hockey Championships. Replay every streamed match from day two.

Interactive: Where you can still get a house for $500k

Premium Content Interactive: Where you can still get a house for $500k

With houses in almost all Brisbane suburbs expected to have $500,000 median asking prices by year’s end, here’s where you can still get one for less.

Ex-Hamilton Island staff: ‘Work 110 hours, get paid for 70’

Premium Content Ex-Hamilton Island staff: ‘Work 110 hours, get paid for 70’

Former Hamilton Island staff have made explosive claims about how pay issues - including many hours of unpaid overtime - stretch back years at the high-end resort.

Spurned lover blasted over ‘outrageous’ revenge porn act

Premium Content Spurned lover blasted over ‘outrageous’ revenge porn act

Angry after being dumped, the 21 year old acted out against his former girlfriend. His behaviour landed him in court.

Blue-eyed surfer becomes dad-of-50 in sperm bank glitch

Premium Content Blue-eyed surfer becomes dad-of-50 in sperm bank glitch

A Queensland man has unwittingly become the biological father of 50 children – exposing extraordinary flaws in the state’s sperm donor system.

Another barbecue planned for revived Keswick Island

Premium Content Another barbecue planned for revived Keswick Island

It comes after tensions started to ease on the island, which had previously been plagued with complaints about access issues for more than a year.

Bowen dog no one wanted finds furever home

Premium Content Bowen dog no one wanted finds furever home

A pet rescue organisation made a desperate plea to the Bowen Collinsville community after being unable to find Diesel a home.

Fri 9 Apr 2021

Philip’s unconventional royal romance

Premium Content Philip’s unconventional royal romance

Prince Philip’s rather unconventional romance blossomed into love and marriage – and a partnership for more than 70 years.

Philip’s deep bond with Australia

Premium Content Philip’s deep bond with Australia

Prince Philip visited Australia an astonishing 35 times. Here’s the story of the Prince and the Land Down Under.

WATCH: Croc makes itself at home in middle of Bowen

Premium Content WATCH: Croc makes itself at home in middle of Bowen

‘It doesn’t seem like a place that a crocodile would like to hang out.’

Replays: Basketball Qld u16 Girls finals

Premium Content Replays: Basketball Qld u16 Girls finals

An epic grand final match-up will headline day four of the Basketball Queensland Under-16 Girls State Championships. Watch the replays.

Replays: Basketball Qld u16 Boys finals

Premium Content Replays: Basketball Qld u16 Boys finals

Trophies will be up for grabs as teams compete in the Basketball Queensland Under-16 Boys State Championships finals. Watch the replays.

Action needed to avoid ‘fruit and veg disaster’: Last

Premium Content Action needed to avoid ‘fruit and veg disaster’: Last

Burdekin MP Dale Last has called on the state government to bolster quarantine assessment teams to avoid a “looming fruit and vegetable disaster”.

Woman arrested at Bravus Carmichael rail line protest

Premium Content Woman arrested at Bravus Carmichael rail line protest

A 63-year-old woman has been arrested after environmental activists disrupted the Bravus Carmichael rail line construction for the second time in three days.

Replays: U15 girls, boys hockey championships

Premium Content Replays: U15 girls, boys hockey championships

Watch all the action from day one of the Australian U15 hockey championships as the best young talent from every state and territory hits the pitch.

Replays: Aus U18 girls, boys hockey champs

Premium Content Replays: Aus U18 girls, boys hockey champs

The stars of the future are out in force at the Australian Hockey U18 championships. Tune in here to watch all the action from day one.

Elderly couple left ‘terrified’ after mask encounter

Premium Content Elderly couple left ‘terrified’ after mask encounter

A woman says police questioned her parents about their medical exemptions when they went shopping at a Mackay shopping centre without masks.

Option to ditch licence in favour of phone app

Premium Content Option to ditch licence in favour of phone app

Digital licences could soon be rolled out across the state after regulation changes paving the way for Queenslanders to ditch their physical licences.

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