Annastacia Palaszczuk MP announced this morning that the Queensland’s border 'bubble' zone will expand from 1am on Thursday, October 1 to include Byron, Ballina, Lismore, Richmond Valley and Glen Innes council areas.
Gail Rundle, Mullumbimby The hard closure of the Queensland border is causing heartache and distress for the residents of the Northern Rivers. There is distressing news of people unable get a pass to cross the border – until the media gets... Read More →
Lismore council have been conducting an online survey about the restrictions which has seen the New South Wales/Queensland border closed.
COVID-19 (Coronavirus) statistics and news from the New South Wales and Queensland.
There seems to be a never-ending stream of non-target species being caught in nets and during the southern migration season, this means whales. The Humane Society International is asking how many is enough?
With residents in aged care facilities making up the vast majority of overall deaths from COVID-19, is it time that we turned our attention to focus more on how we can stop the virus killing our elders?
All of New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory have been declared as hotspots by Queensland’s Chief Health Officer.
Enhanced border controls to enter Queensland will take place from 12 noon today, Friday, 10 July.
A man travelling from NSW to Queensland has been charge $4,000 after police have alleged that he fraudulently filled out his border declaration.
The Human Society International (HSI) says that a third whale in as many days has been caught in Gold Coast shark nets. Rescuers were working to disentangle a whale caught at Surfers Paradise on Sunday morning
Recently the subject of an episode of 60 minutes, domestic violence survivor Jacqui Barker teamed up with Queensland barrister, Clem van der Weegen, to mount a criminal case against Ms Barker’s former partner Mark Jacobs.
Queensland police have announced that some restrictions will ease state-wide this week following the community working together to flatten the curve
What many see as the dob-in-a-mate move, Queenslanders can now report Covid-19 compliance breaches online following the launch of a new Policelink reporting form.
As Queensland closed its borders tighter over the weekend, the Queensland Police Service (QPS) says they are providing ongoing support to Queensland Health as part of a co-ordinated whole of government response to the COVID-19 situation.
Harking back to the days of the Communist Bloc, residents and workers will now have to show their 'papers' as further restrictions are put in place to tighten existing state border controls to help reduce the spread of COVID-19.
As of midnight last night border restrictions came into force on the NSW and Queensland border.
As Facebook becomes the new government news service, Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk MP announced yesterday via social media that the Queensland border is about to close.
Activists have taken the fight to the front gates of the News Corp printing press in Murarrie, Queensland last night demanding that ‘News Corp tell the truth about the climate and ecological crisis,’ said a spokesperson for Extinction Rebellion (XR).
The smoke has been settling in the valley like mist in the mornings as fires burn throughout NSW and Queensland.
A police officer has been seriously injured after being hit by a car during an arrest in Tweed Heads.
In an early start to the bushfire season, there are 53 fires burning across NSW this morning.
Protestors said they stalled peak hour traffic in both directions and police later arrested 35-year-old activist Sean Nolan before releasing him in the early afternoon.
Telephone intercepts discussing alleged cross-border drug runs to purchase ice in Queensland will be used in evidence against a Kyogle pensioner, a mother and her son in the District Court.
Queensland's health minister will today (Tuesday) introduce legislation into parliament to legalise the production and use of medicinal cannabis.
The state of Queensland appears ready to embark on what could be one of the most radical transformations of its electricity network ever undertaken – even by standards of ambitious mandates in places such as California, Germany and Denmark.