More than a dozen alleged online predators have been charged for child exploitation and abuse offences in the Northern Territory and Queensland.
Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner remains in COVID-19 self-isolation after coming into contact with family members visiting from Queensland and developing cold-like symptoms.
A man has been shot in the buttocks and seriously wounded, and a police officer injured, during an alleged carjacking incident in the southwest Brisbane suburb of Durack.
Dreamworld has referred two incidents at the Gold Coast theme park to Queensland’s safety watchdog.
Firefighters on Fraser Island are in for another testing day battling a massive bushfire that has destroyed almost half of the world-heritage-listed national park.
Tears of joy have been shed at Brisbane airport as family and friends welcomed travellers arriving on the first flight from Victoria since Queensland’s COVID-19 border restrictions were scrapped.