Residents told to prepare to leave

Queensland fire services have issued a “prepare to leave” warning for the Kingfisher Bay Resort and Village region on Fraser Island. A bushfire is burning near Dundonga Creek, east of…

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UK and European Union call in leaders in bid to save Brexit trade talks

United Kingdom and European Union negotiators have paused trade talks to call in their leaders to try to narrow gaps less than four weeks before Britain completes its Brexit journey…

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Silver Sands ‘eyesore’ set to make way for luxury accommodation, if Jan Cameron succeeds in Bicheno

A derelict hotel that has blighted a prime location at one of Tasmania’s prettiest east-coast towns is set to be knocked down and replaced with an eco-development that includes accommodation…

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Victorian Government raises trade concerns directly with China

The Victorian Government has raised concerns directly with China over escalating trade tensions between it and Australia. Key points: Mr Pakula said he would support a move by the Federal…

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Several killed, multiple injuries as car ploughs into pedestrians in German city of Trier

German police say several people have been killed and up to 15 others injured when a car sped through a pedestrian zone in the city of Trier. The city’s Mayor…

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Aussie spies launch strikes on foreign hackers

Defence Minister Linda Reynolds has revealed the operation led by the highly secretive Australian Signals Directorate had “protected hundreds of Australians and thousands more foreigners from organised and sophisticated foreign…

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Me & My Car: This 1981 Datsun 280 ZX is a fun compromise

Editor’s note: David Krumboltz’s regular column is on hiatus until further notice due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In its place, we’re running some of Dave’s favorite past columns. This column…

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Girl with medical condition missing for four days

Cairns police have launched a desperate plea to find a 12-year-old girl, missing for four days. The girl, who lives with a medical condition which “requires medication”, was last seen…

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The Crown depicts Woomargama Station as Australian base for Prince Charles and Princess Diana

The homestead where Prince Charles, Princess Diana and Prince William stayed in 1983 has returned to the spotlight, with Woomargama Station depicted in the latest series of the Netflix drama…

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six patients assessed in crash

Three children will be transported to hospital after a car reportedly collided with multiple others on the Gold Coast. According to Queensland Ambulance, a vehicle collided with “stationary vehicles” at…

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