Roads

Police officer begs drivers to take care on roads

Teagan West “I ask you - no I beg you - say no to the choices that cause the traffic crashes," officer writes.

Abbott steps in to spruik Qld roads

Prime Minister Tony Abbott has delivered glowing praise for Queensland's transport infrastructure plans.

Amy Remeikis The Queensland government’s ‘transport week’ received a boost straight from the top, with Tony Abbott taking time out of his Team Australia schedule to throw his support behind the...

Two killed on Queensland roads

Qld police

Anne-Louise Brown Two people died after separate crashes on the state's roads.

Power out, roads cut in wake of Cyclone Ita

Power pole down at Cooktown.

Kristian Silva Thousands remain without power in far north Queensland.

Better service, but no express lanes yet for SEQ toll roads: new owner

TOLL ROAD.

Amy Remeikis The new owner of south east Queensland's major toll network hopes that over time “customers will see a better service”.

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Two dead, several injured on Queensland's roads

Kristian Silva Two people have died and several injured during a horror day on Queensland’s roads.

Ex-NRL player Anthony Watts banned from roads

Former NRL player Anthony Watts has been fined $400 and had his driver's licence suspended for a month.

Public transport suffering from investment in roads: report

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Katherine Feeney Brisbane's public transport system has fallen behind its counterparts, according to a major national report that praises Perth and Sydney as models for best-practice.

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Queensland MP Vaughan Johnson apologises for Asian drivers comments

Gregory MP Vaughan Johnson has back-tracked on comments deemed 'inappropriate

Amy Remeikis Just hours after Premier Campbell Newman publicly chastised an MP over his comments regarding foreign drivers, Vaughan Johnson has apologised.

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Vaughan Johnson refuses to back down over foreign drivers comments

Gregory MP Vaughan Johnson often speaks passionately on road safety.

Amy Remeikis Outspoken Queensland MP Vaughan Johnson has not backed down from his comments about foreign drivers, singling out Asians as having "no comprehension of road rules in their own country, let alone...

Vaughan Johnson says many foreign drivers have "no understanding"

Gregory MP Vaughan Johnson often speaks passionately on road safety.

Amy Remeikis It has been 1750 days between rants, but the Member for Gregory, Vaughan Johnson, will not be silenced on foreign drivers while speaking on transport legislation.

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The Gap in lockdown after explosives handed in to police

Qld police

Kristian Silva The emergency situation in The Gap is over.

Government plan to collect $1 billion in unpaid fines

The ACCC is cracking down on betting advertising.

Amy Remeikis That speeding fine you’ve ignored? Prepare for a debt collection agent in your future.

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Campbell Newman promises Sunshine Coast road upgrade

Amy Remeikis LNP's $440 million quasi-election campaign announcement rests on asset sales agenda.

Woman thrown from 4WD in head-on smash

Three people have been injured in a head-on crash on the New England Highway, southwest of Brisbane.

Kristian Silva Two men have died and three other people injured in separate Queensland crashes.

Is an alternative Brisbane to Caloundra link closer?

A short cut from the Bruce Highway Beerwah exit, travelling east towards Pelican Waters, has been flagged for the future.

Tony Moore Momentum is building for the Queensland Government to bring forward an alternative Bruce Highway link to Caloundra which could slice 45 minutes off a trip between Caloundra and Brisbane.

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Brisbane's Riverwalk set for September opening

Brisbane's Riverwalk is on track for a September opening, Brisbane City Council says.

Kim Stephens But cyclists' off-road run to the CBD may be interrupted.

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Police release guide to G20 transport changes

Kristian Silva With November’s G20 Summit approaching, police have released a snapshot guide for residents likely to be impacted by road closures and public transport delays.

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Two die in crash south of Bundaberg

Qld police

Kristian Silva Two people have died in a suspected head-on crash south of Bundaberg on Thursday morning.

Manslaughter charge over Alexandra Hills crash

Police at the scene of the crash.

Kim Stephens A 40-year-old man has been charged with manslaughter following a crash that killed a 65-year-old woman at Alexandra Hills on Thursday.