Great Barrier Reef
Two bombs dropped on the Great Barrier reef during a botched military exercise have been recovered and disposed of, while two others will remain on the sea floor.
Tony Moore The Coalition wants to set up a $40 million Reef Trust - jointly co-ordinated by Queensland and federal governments - to manage the Great Barrier Reef.
The Greens have promised to set clear ‘‘no-go zones’’ for port dredging as part of a $176 million Great Barrier Reef protection package announced in Airlie Beach on Friday.
Cameron Atfield Brisbane has officially become the G20 host city, more than 11 months ahead of the summit that will see the world's most powerful leaders come to Queensland.
Amy Remeikis One year ago the LNP and Clive Palmer were duking it out in the press.
Shannon Klein, Griffith University and Kylie Pitt, Griffith University Under changing ocean conditions, could more dangerous jellyfish be moving farther south?
Amy Remeikis Premier Campbell Newman has predicted a “bleak” tourism outlook for the state if it doesn't embrace the integrated resort and casino vision his government has put forward.
Marissa Calligeros It's a ghostly photograph: A holidaying scuba diver on Queensland's Great Barrier Reef poses for the camera. In the background, a lifeless body lies on the ocean floor.
Marissa Calligeros Sixteen people have been forced to abandon ship after a luxury yacht caught fire and sank off the far north Queensland coast.
Tony Moore House of Power forum tackles everything from nuclear energy to airport noise.
Kim Stephens US naval authorities say it is ‘‘virtually impossible’’ two undetonated bombs lying on the Great Barrier Reef will explode.
The US military has agreed to retrieve four unarmed bombs it dropped on the Great Barrier Reef during a training exercise that didn't go to plan.
Cleo Fraser Green groups hope Prime Minister Kevin Rudd's visit to Gladstone Harbour will open his eyes to the impact dredging has on the Great Barrier Reef.
The new federal environment minister has given himself more time to decide if a large dredging project will go ahead in the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage area.
Bridie Jabour Premier Campbell Newman has accused the Prime Minister of putting votes in western Sydney above the needs of Queensland's flood-prone communities.
Marissa Calligeros and Judith Ireland Mining magnate Clive Palmer has accused the Australian Greens and Queensland environmental campaigners of "treason" in conspiring with US powers to destroy the nation's coal industry.
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A stricken bulk carrier adrift off the far north Queensland coast has been secured to a tug.
Daniel Hurst A mining industry lobby group has denied the Great Barrier Reef will become a “coal superhighway”, amid fallout from a United Nations report warning about the future of the World Heritage site.