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Sun 31 May 2020

New homebuyer grants available to all

New homebuyer grants available to all

The government will this week unveil generous grants for new homebuyers, which will reportedly be on offer for everybody – not just first-timers.

Premier eases COVID-19 restrictions for Queensland

premium_icon Premier eases COVID-19 restrictions for Queensland

QUEENSLANDERS will be allowed to take unlimited travel throughout all of the state from midday tomorrow in just one of her big announcement today.

Two are 'assisting police' after an armed hostage situation

Two are 'assisting police' after an armed hostage situation

A siege has ended seven hours after police were called to the scene. A man and woman are assisting police.

DCE won’t abandon Maroons during rebuild

premium_icon DCE won’t abandon Maroons during rebuild

Get used to this face Queenslanders because Maroons skipper Daly Cherry-Evans says NRL and Origin retirement is the last thing on his mind during Kevin Walters’...

Staying put: Broncos gun to extend time at Red Hill

premium_icon Staying put: Broncos gun to extend time at Red Hill

Maroons winger Corey Oates has set his sights on becoming a one-club player for the Broncos after committing to Brisbane for a further two years.

Ex-couple dies in tragic double stabbing

Ex-couple dies in tragic double stabbing

A man and a woman have died following a tragic, domestic violence-related stabbing in Sydney’s west, police say.

Australia close to magic virus number

Australia close to magic virus number

Only one state recorded new coronavirus cases this weekend, bringing Australia to the brink of an impressive and important milestone.

Super Netball, trans-Tasman clash given green light

premium_icon Super Netball, trans-Tasman clash given green light

Super Netball teams can begin group training again, with the league committed to completing a full 60-match season, although the fixture list for the campaign has yet...

All systems go: Government clears PL’s June restart

All systems go: Government clears PL’s June restart

The Premier League was given government approval on Saturday to press ahead with its June 17 restart.

Classy NRL gesture is picture perfect

Classy NRL gesture is picture perfect

The perfect picture emerged on Saturday as a heartwarming gesture from the Dragons proved the NRL’s return is about more than results.

Blocking out the world can have deadly results

Blocking out the world can have deadly results

When wearing headphones, a pedestrian’s ability to hear traffic and surroundings is masked.

Bellamy's fury after Raiders' 'night out'

Bellamy's fury after Raiders' 'night out'

The Canberra Raiders' halfback George Williams has announced himself with a bang, much to the frustration of Storm coach Craig Bellamy.

Sat 30 May 2020

F1 change for 2020 season

F1 change for 2020 season

Formula One is reportedly just over a month away as the green light has been given for an opening double header.

How to get your Robodebt cash refund

How to get your Robodebt cash refund

Almost 400,000 Australians are in line for a refund from the Federal Government for wrongly issued debts. And there is good news on what to do next.

Hundreds attend ‘unfair’ funeral despite limits

premium_icon Hundreds attend ‘unfair’ funeral despite limits

Eyewitnesses have reported seeing “at least” 350 people gather at a cemetery, despite strict coronavirus laws limiting funeral services to just 30 people.

Brisbane NRL expansion back on the cards for 2022

premium_icon Brisbane NRL expansion back on the cards for 2022

Peter V’landys has given the NRL’s prospective bid teams a ray of hope by revealing the code could fast-track a second team in time for the 2022 premiership.

Australian soldiers sent ‘war crimes notices’

premium_icon Australian soldiers sent ‘war crimes notices’

Australian Special Forces soldiers have been served with formal notices accusing them of committing war crimes while fighting in Afghanistan.

Anti-vaxx and 5G protesters defy restrictions across states

Anti-vaxx and 5G protesters defy restrictions across states

Hundreds of anti-vaccination, anti-5G protesters have blocked a highway in Brisbane as similar protests took place in Melbourne and Sydney today.

Man allegedly threw bottles, spat at police in wild chase

premium_icon Man allegedly threw bottles, spat at police in wild chase

A man remains in hospital under police guard after he allegedly threw glass bottles and spat at officers in a high-speed chase in a stolen BMW overnight.

Reporter shot at by police while live on-air

Reporter shot at by police while live on-air

Chilling new footage from the US protests shows a reporter and her cameraman targeted by police officers live on-air.

Fans make mockery out of NRL

Fans make mockery out of NRL

The NRL’s plan to use cardboard cut-outs to fill empty stadiums this season has been derailed after some hilarious pranks snuck onto live TV.

BREAKING: Motorcyclist killed in Maryborough crash

premium_icon BREAKING: Motorcyclist killed in Maryborough crash

A motorcyclist has died following a crash in Maryborough

COVID-19 testing starts in small southwest town

premium_icon COVID-19 testing starts in small southwest town

One southwest shire has started testing as a precaution, after it was revealed a traveller from Blackwater had visited several residents of the area.

Day-long search finds no trace of Matthew Schloss

Day-long search finds no trace of Matthew Schloss

A full day of searching has turned up no evidence of missing man Matthew Schloss; his ute was found abandoned near Cunnamulla yesterday.

Arrested cop’s wife files for divorce

Arrested cop’s wife files for divorce

The “devastated” wife of the police officer arrested over George Floyd’s death has publicly announced that she is leaving him immediately.

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