Queensland

Tony Moore

Tony Moore is a senior reporter for brisbanetimes.com.au.

HMAS Tobruk will be sunk off the Fraser Coast

Fraser Coast wins the battle for HMAS Tobruk

Queensland divers got an early Christmas present with the Fraser Coast winning the friendly war with North Stradbroke Island to be the new home for Queensland's newest artificial dive reef.

Council now has the right to compel owners to maintain their heritage homes.

Council to make owners maintain heritage homes

Brisbane City Council has finally been able to give itself powers to stop some owners of buildings listed on Brisbane City Council's heritage register from allowing their properties to rot away.

Waves roll in at Coolangatta.

Gold Coast to host surfing symposium

The Gold Coast's first-ever international surfing, surfing behavior, shark protection, ocean and beach conservation conference to save the waves will be held at the Currumbin RSL club in March 2017.