Cars

Moreton Bay Council bypass proposal puts cars ahead of koalas

Tony Moore Brisbane's koalas are again at risk of being "decimated", this time under plans by Moreton Bay Regional Council to build a $125 million bypass near Dayboro over the North Pine River.

Gold Coast's love affair with cars, will it wane by 2018?

Gold Coast 2018

Tony Moore Cars are already the Gold Coast's biggest transport problem, a survey of its residents suggest.

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Ban cars from Victoria Bridge: experts

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Tony Moore Cars should be banned immediately from Brisbane's Victoria Street Bridge and buses should use all the lanes, public transport specialists say.

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Hunt for arsonists after three cars burnt out

Queensland police are on the hunt for arsonists after three cars were set on fire in Brisbane's north.

Pub riot in border town

The Urandangi Hotel.

Natalie Bochenski Police are investigating a riot in a tiny Queensland town on Saturday night.

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Royal tour 2014: Prince William and Kate visit Brisbane and RAAF Base in Amberley

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Prince William and Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge arrive in Brisbane on their first official tour of Australia.

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Queensland government employees involved in drug syndicate: police

Police raid a Southport home

Kristian Silva Queensland government employees were involved in a Gold Coast drug syndicate that couriered millions of dollars worth of drugs through commercial airports, police allege.

Accused drug lord Ivan Tesic faces Queensland court

Ivan Tesic

A man accused of heading a major drug syndicate has faced a Gold Coast court.

Police state claims as alleged drug traffickers face court

A prominent Gold Coast lawyer believes Queensland is starting to resemble a police state.

Legacy Way toll to remain a mystery

Construction work underway on the Legacy Way tunnel.

Tony Moore It will be another 12 months before Brisbane motorists learn exactly how much they will pay to use Brisbane's $1.5 billion Legacy Way tunnel between Toowong and the Inner City Bypass.

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150+ arrested in Gold Coast based drug raids

Operation Kilo Fraction

Marissa Calligeros A Mercedes-driving nightclub owner, who was one of Australia's most wanted alleged crime bosses, has been netted in a major Gold Coast drug sting.

How police nabbed the alleged Mr Big of the Gold Coast's party drug scene

Marissa Calligeros Gold Coast nightclub owner Ivan Tesic had long been on police radar, listed as an "extreme risk" on the National Criminal Targeting Database.

Accused drug lord extradited to Queensland

Ivan Tesic

Marissa Calligeros Nightclub owner and accused cocaine trafficker Ivan Tesic has returned to the Gold Coast in handcuffs after being extradited from New South Wales.

What's on in Brisbane during the Easter school holidays: 2014

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Jodi Panayotov The Easter school holidays in Brisbane are jam-packed with great things to do for children of all ages.

Queensland Government seeks fiscal plan that holds water

Amy Remeikis ANALYSIS: They wanted to pay down the 'household' debt, but now the Queensland Government has floated the idea of building water holes.

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Drug trafficking raids: inside the alleged syndicates

Cash seized in raids by the anti-bikie squad in Brisbane and the Gold Coast over the past two days.

Kristian Silva A drug-trafficking syndicate exploited flaws in domestic airport security to smuggle millions of dollars worth of drugs from Victoria to Queensland, police allege.

Daniel Morcombe murder trial: Brett Peter Cowan led police to remains

Brett Peter Cowan listens to evidence in Brisbane's Supreme Court.

Marissa Calligeros Prosecutors outline the decisive factor in their case against alleged murderer.

Brett Peter Cowan admitted killing Daniel Morcombe: prosecutor

Marissa Calligeros The man accused of murdering Sunshine Coast teenager Daniel Morcombe allegedly confessed to the crime after being netted in an undercover police operation, a court has heard.

Gravel delayed firefighters: Paul Tully

Tony Moore An Ipswich house fire raged for almost five minutes as firefighters searched for a hydrant that was covered with gravel, according to a local councillor who witnessed the blaze on Monday.

Treasurer to discuss 'family' finances with state

Amy Remeikis Tim Nicholls to begin travelling around state, talking the state’s “black cloud” of debt and what to do about it.

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