Pauline Hanson has used dinosaurs dying out as proof humans haven’t impacted climate change during a bizarre interview.
Leaders across the world are beginning to weigh in on Senator Fraser Anning’s controversial comments. WARNING: Graphic
A Queensland MP has been suspended from his party - and his former leader didn’t hold back when asked what she thought of him.
The mining magnate has spent millions sending unsolicited texts and putting up flashy billboards — but the pricey strategy has failed.
Controversial Queensland senator Fraser Anning has attended a far-right protest in Melbourne — and taxpayers will be footing his bill.
A Gold Coast MP has come under fire for not recognising the true spirit of Christmas after he had a rant on social media.
It looks like the interior of any Australian train. But an error with $4.4b worth of new carriages has led to a bill of hundreds of millions of dollars.
IT WAS supposed to be the interview to clear up claims a One Nation candidate owed thousands to tradies. It just made things worse.
A CANDIDATE in a crucial by-election that could shore up the PM’s authority said he is “not sure why I wrote what I wrote” when he overstated his military record.
THE Queensland government will introduce new laws to deal with Ipswich Council after 75 criminal charges have been laid against councillors.
QUEENSLAND MP Jason Costigan has been deemed “sleazy” and “creepy” over a video he posted in honour of World Bikini Day.
IF YOU live in this state, get ready to loosen your belt a little — thanks to new luxury taxes and a shock surplus, things are about to get a little easier at home.
THE Queensland government has landed itself in hot water after announcing the suspension of five officials — before the laws had even come into effect.
A FORMER public servant was often drunk at work and was caught in a “compromising position” with a temp, an investigation has found.
HOURS after its mayor stood down because of corruption charges, the entire Ipswich City Council has been dropped.
A NEWLY-elected Aussie mayor has been slapped with seven counts of fraud but he has hit back with a heartfelt message.
AN MP said teachers would work better if they had the same leave as everyone else. But how much holiday do they really get?
A WEEK after announcing he’d been diagnosed with cancer for a second time, the former deputy premier and Labor stalwart has died.
LOGAN mayor Luke Smith is facing an increasing amount of pressure to resign after he was allegedly given a luxury speedboat by a Chinese donor.
IF YOU thought things cracked down in Canberra after Barnaby Joyce’s affair came to light, spare a thought for Queensland’s ministers.
SHE’S the new Labor candidate set to take on Coalition heavyweight Peter Dutton. But her past could come back to haunt her.
THE Queensland Premier has warned the state will no longer tolerate being the dumping ground for NSW’s unwanted waste.
TWO staff who played a key role in Queensland’s botched new trains now hold some of the most well-paid posts in the public service.
DAYS after it was discovered NSW’s new trains were too big for the tunnels, turns out Queensland’s new trains are kind of illegal.
OUTSPOKEN Nationals MP George Christensen came under fire for joking about shooting protesters — but is refusing to back down.
A QUEENSLAND MP made political history yesterday when she breastfed her baby in state parliament — and the move could finally mean the end of a 19th century law.
FORMER Labor Treasurer Wayne Swan will retire from politics at the next Federal Election, and has made a call on who should replace him in the Brisbane seat of Lilley.
COUNTING continues in the Queensland election with the result relying on a few key seats where only a handful of votes separate candidates.
LABOR is yet to formally secure a majority following Saturday’s QLD state election, but is still the most likely party to be able to govern.
EVERY night a procession of unmarked trucks leave Sydney, their contents unseen. There are calls for the business to stop.
IT MAY have been a disappointing result for One Nation in Saturday’s Queensland election but Pauline Hanson won’t walk away empty-handed.
WITH only one candidate left with any hope of winning a seat for One Nation in Queensland, all eyes are on Stephen Andrew.
POLITICIANS are turning on Pauline Hanson’s party following a terrible election result that almost nobody saw coming.
QUEENSLAND’S election result looks likely to derail Adani’s application for a $1 billion loan and the future of the mine.
With many seats still undecided, counting continues in Queensland to see who will form government.
KATTER’s Australian Party’s state leader Robbie Katter has not ruled out forming government with either Labor or the LNP but said there would be strict “non-negotiables” for North Queensland if he did.
THE Queensland election result proved the conservative state is divided between metro south and regional north. Is it time to split?
ONE Nation was tipped to deliver a strong result in the Queensland election but has failed to increase its influence.
COUNTING for the Queensland election has put Labor ahead with the party now tipped to win 48 seats.
IF you’re only tuning into the Queensland election campaign now, you might be confused. It’s the Premier’s last ditch trick to sway voters.
ONE Nation is hoping the Queensland election marks its return to power. But it’s been in this position before. And it all fell apart.
QUEENSLAND Opposition Leader Tim Nicholls has been avoiding one question, but he may have given the answer away in an embarrassing slip of the tongue on live TV.
ONE Nation’s Queensland leader managed to answer a question on indigenous incarceration with tone deaf spiel about crocodile farms policy.
QUEENSLAND is less than two weeks away from electing its next premier — and on social media the gloves have well and truly come off.
PAULINE Hanson has endured a particularly awkward interview when it was revealed one of her candidates was linked to an outrageous social media post.
A ONE Nation candidate for a Townsville region electorate is facing criticism for memes posted on the social media page of a sex shop he owns.
QUEENSLAND’s Liberal party has distributed a leaflet that has a number of its constituents fired up. But who was it aimed at?
THE Project guest host Hamish Macdonald is asking Pauline Hanson to please explain why the show’s crew is being excluded from her election campaign events.
THE One Nation leader’s power is on the up with a new poll suggesting she could decide who becomes the next Queensland premier.
CONTROVERSIAL politician Billy Gordon has dropped out of the Queensland election race and endorsed a candidate from the party that sacked him.
WITH the Queensland election less than a month away, this is everything you need to know before heading to the polls.
QUEENSLANDERS will be heading to the polls as Labor Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk faces judgment time on her record.
THE president of Queensland’s Liberal National Party has supported their “excellent candidate” Kerri-Anne Dooley.
THE Gold Coast Mayor has banned an ABC crew from a press conference after being featured in an investigation and calling their crew “stupid idiots”.
THE Queensland Government has sought Canberra’s help to rescue it from being NSW’s rubbish dumping ground.
BRISBANE bus drivers will once again refuse to collect fares for an entire day as a dispute with the city council remains stalled.
IT IS not known whether anyone who works at Infrastructure Australia has access to a little known application called Google Maps.
ELECTRIC car owners will be able to travel almost the entire length of Queensland for free, under a new plan for charging stations announced today.
CHRISTMAS cards and Jesus talk may be quashed in Queensland school yards under changes being considered to religious instruction.
QUEENSLAND senator Matt Canavan has stood aside after revealing he is a dual citizen of Australia and Italy. He blamed his mum.
PRIVATE operators have been charging more to park at some Queensland public hospitals than you pay to park at the airport, crippling families.
ITS membership is predominantly male and a senior party figure has just declared there are “too many women” on the state’s parole board.
THIS is one of the most pressing issues in Australia apparently, according to those attending Qld’s Liberal National Party conference.
FOR days we’ve heard nothing but doom and gloom about the $21 billion coal mine that could cripple Australia. This is what you missed.
IPSWICH’S mayor was busted by Melbourne police with $50,000 cash in his carry-on luggage, three weeks before his shock resignation.
INDIAN mining giant Adani has given the green light for a $21 billion coal mine in Queensland. The response has been brutal.
PAULINE Hanson’s key adviser James Ashby has been caught on tape saying One Nation could profit from candidates.
A SENIOR Queensland police officer says gross management failures have left criminals laughing and police too scared to do their jobs.
ONE Nation candidate Mark Ellis has withdrawn from the state election saying his family comes first following threats and harassment.
A COLOURFUL Queensland mayor has defended the $220,000 he received in donations from developers before being re-elected.
TWO men from the outback are holding Queensland ransom, and they have a simple demand: the culling of the crocodiles.
AN ambitious young Queensland LNP member has been forced to make a hasty retreat after saying he would have joined the Nazi Party.
THE Queensland town tipped to bear the brunt of Cyclone Debbie, has a cyclone shelter for 800 people. The population is 10,000.
A CROCODILE suspected of fatally mauling a Cairns spear fisherman has been killed by Queensland wildlife officers.
JUST hours before Lee de Paauw plunged into croc-infested waters on a drunken dare, a Queensland MP had some harsh words for the 18-year-old.
ABORTION law reform in Queensland has been shelved until after the next state election.
ONE can only imagine how ridiculous life might become under a LNP/One Nation coalition in Queensland. Let’s take a satirical look at the future.
FOR eight years, Wicked Campers have been free to continue their spray-painting misogyny without fear of repercussion. Not anymore.
PAULINE Hanson has called for African gang members to be deported following the latest violent incident in Melbourne.
TRANSPORT Minister Stirling Hinchliffe has resigned as the state government released the report into Queensland Rail’s timetable debacle.
GAFFER tape and rope were found under a bed in murder victim Teresa Bradford’s house after she was killed by husband David.
UPDATE: One Nation leader Pauline Hanson hit a pub for Australia Day with newly-appointed Queensland party leader Steve Dickson. And she had more than a few words to say.
QUEENSLAND cabbies have unanimously voted to fund a $2.3 million “slush fund” to support One Nation at the state election.
PAULINE Hanson’s chief of staff and closest adviser James Ashby looks set to run for One Nation in the upcoming Queensland state election.
A LIBERAL National MP has defected from his party to join Pauline Hanson’s One Nation, giving the re-emerging party a vote in the hung state parliament.
SIDELINED health minister Sussan Ley claims expensive taxpayer-funded charter flights she took between capital cities were legitimate.
A GOLD Coast MP has defended politicians’ use of taxpayer money to attend sporting and corporate events ... and Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s silence on the growing expenses scandal.
UPDATE: A FEDERAL Government MP has sparked a backlash after making a post taking aim at Queensland teachers.
SUSSAN Ley is being pressured to explain why she bought a $795,000 Gold Coast investment property during a taxpayer-funded trip.
UPDATE: The former One Nation candidate who quit less than 48 hours after his candidacy was officially announced is considering running as an independent at the state election.
QUEENSLAND’S Speaker has ruled on whether trouble-prone MP Billy Gordon should be referred to Parliament’s ethics committee.
MORNING train commuters will be refunded the cost of their tickets, after major delays left peak hour travellers stranded.
PROTESTERS will rally against a proposed mega coal mine in Queensland as Malcolm Turnbull meets the mining group’s boss in Melbourne today.
IS THIS “the gayest photo ever”? Australian actress Magda Szubanksi thinks so, but the person who the image is of isn’t so sure. What do you think?
DERRYN Hinch entered the Senate with a pledge to name every sex offender in the country. On Tuesday night, he began to deliver.
SOMETHING is literally on the nose in this Queensland city — and its colourful mayor, Paul Pisasale, has “had a gutful” of it.