A passenger has died in a ute crash in northeast Queensland, while the driver is in Cairns Hospital in a stable condition.
The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority won't be making any decision on allowing dredge spoil to be dumped on the reef until the end of January.
Australians are expected to spend $3 billion this weekend as they push to get their Christmas shopping all wrapped up.
Researchers want a permanent station in Queensland to monitor populations of Flatback turtles.
Sea World's polar bear cub is celebrating his first Christmas on the Gold Coast
Over a five-year trial, a desert community of just over 25,000 people solved many of its energy problems through solar power and says others can too.
Police are focusing on keeping Sydney revellers safe with a high-numbers operation in the inner city and surrounding suburbs this weekend.
The grandmother of an alleged outlaw motorcycle gang associate has come to his aid in court, convincing a magistrate to grant him bail.
The Newman government's law and order crusade was Queensland's definining issue of 2013.
Century Zinc mine, near Mount Isa, is expected to cease production in mid-2015, putting hundreds of jobs at risk.
George may be a bit young to take it in, but the Queensland government hopes the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will take him to the Great Barrier Reef.