Teen ‘dared’ to jump into river attacked by crocodile
A teenager attacked by a crocodile after jumping into a north Queensland river on a dare from friends is lucky to still...
Great Barrier Reef coral bleaching threat increased
Environment Minister Greg Hunt has announced funding for a survey of 40 sites in far northern section of reef.
Three dead in aged care flu outbreak
There were 60 people taken ill since symptoms were first noticed mid-February.
Injured nurse braves shark-infested waters
The 55-year-old was forced to swim halfway around a remote Queensland island to get help after falling from a lookout.
Cairns remembers eight child victims
The Cairns community has paused to remember eight children found killed in their home on the first anniversary of their deaths.