Five men who allegedly used a dinghy to sneak to a remote North Queensland island, in contravention of COVID-19 regulations, have been charged by police.
The new measure at Woolworths and Coles will be rolled out ahead of the Easter period from Monday.
Musicians are being encouraged to play the Last Post and Rouse from their driveway at 6am on Anzac Day as people are forced to stay home due to the coronavirus.
Amid the greatest health crisis in a generation, everyday Australians in communities across the country are helping those doing it tough.
Queensland's coronavirus infection peak could come as late as September, the premier has warned, as the state recorded 39 new cases.
A man who has been charged with attempted murder after he allegedly shot a woman in the face at her Queensland home in a case of mistaken identity.
Queensland woman Elisabeth Mary Coman has been found not guilty of the manslaughter of her former partner, who was run over on a private property in 2018.
Stranded backpackers are struggling to adhere to social distancing regulations in crowded youth hostels across Australia as they wait for flights home.
The Shopping Angels initiative has spread from the United States to Australia, connecting people who need groceries with volunteers offering to help.
Queensland renters who have lost their jobs or had hours slashed can still be kicked out of their homes despite a six-month federal moratorium on evictions.
Queensland's ombudsman has slammed the management of complaints by the department in charge of child safety, saying its system does not comply with the law.
Many Queensland national parks and recreation areas will be closed to the public as a third person dies from the coronavirus, and the state closes its borders.
A French tourist was allowed to leave the Brisbane airport without a valid place to self-isolate despite police signing off on her plan to go to a backpackers.
About 250 Australian and New Zealand tourists have been taken to a Brisbane hotel after arriving on an emergency flight from Nepal as the country shut down.
Queensland has closing borders along with national parks, walking tracks and hiking trails just in time for the Easter holidays.
Scott Morrison was asked what kind of discussions he had with his family as the coronavirus crisis continues to grip Australia.
The ability for remote Cape York communities to respond to an outbreak of coronavirus is low and there are issues getting PPE, says a public health expert.
The president of the Queensland Council for Civil Liberties says new laws restricting people to their homes need to be more clear.