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A scalloped hammerhead shark found dead at drumlines set off the coast of Magnetic Island.

Court bid to scrap Great Barrier Reef shark cull

Humane Society International will push for the removal of the 173 lethal drumlines installed in the world heritage-listed marine park.

  • by Aaron Bunch

Opinion & Perspectives



There were no convictions under the Queensland government's consorting laws in 2017-18.

Hundreds of warnings, but no convictions, under Queensland consorting laws

The Palaszczuk government has regularly touted its organised crime laws as the "toughest and most effective" in the country.

  • by Felicity Caldwell
A review into volunteer marine rescue organisations in Queensland has recommended the sector be reformed.

'Our volunteers signed up to save lives, not to sell sausages'

A scathing report has highlighted the gripes of volunteers in marine rescue groups, including a lack of transparency, as the future of some units could be in doubt.

  • by Felicity Caldwell