Waxing Crescent Moon
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Fences to control wild dogs across western Queensland funded by the State Government are being used to help trap and kill native wildlife, kangaroo shooters say.
A Queensland conservationist is raising concerns that development on the Darling Downs is threatening koalas and other native wildlife.
Australia's privacy watchdog is warning former customers of leasing business Amazing Rentals to take precautions against identity fraud in the wake of a data breach that saw personal details from 4,000 people in the Northern Territory and Queensland made available online.
Farmers in southern Queensland say the decision to build the Melbourne-to-Brisbane route through a floodplain could be "catastrophic" and the consultation process lacked transparency.
The Melbourne-to-Brisbane inland rail line will be built across the Condamine floodplain in Queensland, despite farmers' warnings that it could put lives at risk.
A Queensland zoo makes history with an adorable new addition. A yet-to-be-named zebra has been born — a first for the state.
A Senate report calling for the peak cattle industry council to be replaced draws a swift rebuke from the council's president.
A man who was already disqualified from driving is caught behind the wheel of a car with no front seats, instead propped up on a rolled-up mattress, police allege.
Lola the dog is at risk of vision loss after her owners found 30 pellets embedded in her head and behind her eyes at their property west of Brisbane.
The all-terrain vehicle industry has come up with a new design to try to convince farmers to wear helmets and reduce fatalities on quad bikes.
Queensland endures its warmest winter on record with daytime temperatures soaring 2.24 degrees Celsius above the long-term average, the Bureau of Meteorology says.
September 1 is known as Wattle Day, but thanks to a warmer Queensland winter many of the bright yellow blooms have already been and gone.
Homeschooling is on the rise as advocacy groups say it is the best solution for special needs and disabled students who are finding traditional schools do not meet their needs.
Early indications are pointing to an extended Queensland avocado season next year, with fruit already appearing on trees in the far north.
Heavy horses are not built for speed, but on one North Queensland beach, you can witness the spectacle of galloping Clydesdales.
Twenty-one vehicles have rolled over during the construction of the Toowoomba Second Range Crossing, in the rush to build the $1.6 billion road project, the CFMEU says.
Queensland is preparing for the hottest Ekka week since 1946, with unseasonably warm temperatures also causing buds to bloom too early for Toowoomba's Carnival of Flowers.
The mango and cream bar has been their best seller in Australia for six decades and now Weis is expanding its global reach after being bought out by international consumer goods giant Unilever.
Another winter scorcher is on the way for south-east Queensland, with temperatures to hit 30 degrees Celsius in Brisbane next week on the back of last month's record hot weather.
A regional airline says prices could rise if regional airports are forced to boost security checks.
The pub is gone and all remains is dirt roads and a few homes. This is Baking Board — a tiny locality that is home to the highest percentage of "ordinary" Australians, according to Census data.
Residents of the tiny outback town of Thallon in south-west Queensland refuse to let their community die, with a giant wombat and colourful grain silos all part of their plan to attract new tourists.
Eighteen fast-charging stations will be installed around Queensland to create a "super highway" to allow electric vehicles to travel from the Gold Coast to Cairns.
China temporarily bans beef imports from six Australian meatworks, the Federal Government confirms.
It's 30 metres high and took 500 litres of paint to create. Is this Queensland's biggest artwork?
A cat missing for three months in outback Queensland is reunited with its family thanks to a local vet and travellers.
The first northern hairy-nosed wombat joey to be born in captivity in five years emerges from its mother's pouch at a Queensland nature refuge, providing hope for the survival of the endangered species.
Queensland Indigenous students create a series of songs and music videos to share their pride in their culture.
About 450 residents are seeking up to $200 million in damages from theDefence Department over the contamination of soil and water by toxic firefighting foam used at the Oakey Army Aviation Centre in south-east Queensland.
Lock the Gate Alliance says states that have responded to community concern about the long-term environmental impacts of gas expansion should be applauded, not penalised.
Cutting GST distribution would send a powerful message to states not prepared to develop their own gas reserves, according to the Queensland Resources Council.
Biosecurity authorities vow not to give up the fight to eradicate imported red fire ants, after the discovery of a new nest on the Sunshine Coast.
South-east Queensland's above-average winter temperatures will plummet as a cold snap begins to hit the region on Friday, with some places forecast to drop below 0 degrees Celsius, the Bureau of Meteorology says.
A doubling of data allowances in peak periods on the Sky Muster satellite network is welcomed by rural and regional lobby groups.
Long-time ABC gardening talkback expert, Toowoomba's Rod Hultgren, has been remembered as a passionate gardener with an encyclopaedic knowledge of plants.
Advocates say new legislation to guarantee access to broadband services for all premises should not imperil fixed line services.
The LNP denies it has called for federal back-up to boost the party's popularity in regional Queensland seats ahead of the next election.
A mental health service is urging the police community to be "vigilant" following a spate of tragedies impacting the Queensland Police Service in recent weeks.
A central Queensland woman is spending her estate while she is living to make the dreams of young rural and remote students come true.