Environment

Tue 16 Oct 2018

Baby steps as zoo welcomes newest arrival

Baby steps as zoo welcomes newest arrival

Finding a cute animal to gaze at is no tall order at Australia Zoo, but you may have to crane your neck to take in their latest addition

How plastic bag ban is changing lives

How plastic bag ban is changing lives

IT caused an uproar across Australia. But the controversial plastic bag ban at supermarkets is now about to pay off for schools around the country.

Mon 15 Oct 2018

Heaps of rain but none flowed to Leslie Dam

premium_icon Heaps of rain but none flowed to Leslie Dam

THERE were some good rain falls across much of the Southern Downs but none of the water flowed into Leslie Dam.

'We need Emu Swamp Dam'

'We need Emu Swamp Dam'

Rain isn't enough water security for these farmers

Plan to turn SEQ into electric bike capital

premium_icon Plan to turn SEQ into electric bike capital

SOUTHEAST Queensland could become a world leader in electric bikes, with kilometres of tarmac and asphalt becoming shady “green streets”.

Sun 14 Oct 2018

Caught between a croc and a shark place

Caught between a croc and a shark place

A FAMILY fishing trip became survival of the fittest for a Queensland family when a bull shark leaped out of the Proserpine River, into their tinny.

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