Rockhampton residents holed up in an evacuation centre had to pitch in to help stop floodwaters from inundating their safe haven.
Marissa Calligeros Prison escapee walked past wanted poster bearing his photo when he stopped to buy beer.
Kristian Silva Three separate manhunts are under way to locate four escaped criminals whose convictions include murder, dangerous sex offences, armed robbery and drug dealing.
A murderer and an armed robber who escaped from a low security jail near Rockhampton have been seen in a car.
Kristian Silva More than 6000 homes and businesses remain without power in the far north as Cyclone Ita begins to move away from the Queensland coast.
Kristian Silva The convicted murderer and armed robber who broke out of a Rockhampton correctional facility on Sunday are the first people to escape from a Queensland prison in 18 months, according to authorities,
The removal of prison night patrol dog squads was a factor that enabled a murderer and an armed robber to escape from a low security jail near Rockhampton, a union delegate says.
Kristian Silva Police lured and arrested two alleged extortionists who tried to broker a meeting with a man they bashed and robbed.
Marissa Calligeros Family of Queensland holidaymakers gathers after news of Malaysia Airlines flight's fate.
Marissa Calligeros A fourth soldier has been injured during an exercise at the Shoalwater Bay military training area in Queensland.
Marissa Calligeros A 17-day vigil for Australian families praying for loved ones aboard Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 ended at 11.52pm on Monday night.
Kristian Silva A firefighter was allegedly bashed unconscious by three men outside a North Rockhampton fire station on Wednesday.
Tony Moore The O'Reilly family that is linked to three century-old buildings in Margaret Street facing demolition are pioneers of the Australian steamship trade and a key part of Brisbane's port history.
A teenage girl who was filmed being repeatedly punched outside a central Queensland school says she hopes the furore over the video sends a message to all schoolyard bullies.
Amy Remeikis Amnesty International says youth justice reforms stand in “direct conflict” to major human rights standards.
Marissa Calligeros Decks washed away leaving resort houses on Great Keppel Island hanging over sand cliffs.
Natalie Bochenski Two more cyclones could form around north Queensland in coming days, but are unlikely to pose huge risks to locals.
Tony Moore The world's first trials on humans of the antibody that neutralizes Hendra virus will begin at the University of Queensland early in 2014.
Marissa Calligeros A man has been found in bushland more than 12 hours after crawling from the wreckage of his car on the Capricorn Highway in central Queensland.
Marissa Calligeros A central Queensland town has run dry after a major failure at its water treatment plant.