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News.com.au
Race for Maroons spots wide openKevin Walters says Michael Morgan is no lock for the vacant Maroons No. 7 jerse
News.com.au / Posted 5 minutes ago
Kevin Walters says Michael Morgan is no lock for the vacant Maroons No. 7 jersey in 2018. However, Walters hinted that the North Queensland playmaker may yet emerge as Johnathan Thurston’s successor at five-eighth for the Maroons. Morgan was... Read more
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News.com.au
Woman swept into floodwaters diesaway my floodwaters at Josephine Falls. Source:Supplied A WOMAN has died afte
News.com.au / Posted an hour ago
away my floodwaters at Josephine Falls. Source:Supplied A WOMAN has died after being swept away in floodwaters in Far North Queensland. Emergency services were called to the incident at Josephine Falls at Innisfail this afternoon following... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Travellers’ top pickto be extended across all sectors of Townsville businesses. “Promoting the des
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 7 hours ago
to be extended across all sectors of Townsville businesses. “Promoting the destination will never end,” she said. “We want the passion about North Queensland to extend into our retail sector so every interaction with visitors is a positiv... Read more
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Weekly Times
Avocado price ripethe normal rate,” Mr Tyas said. But Mr Tyas said the market was now at the “ta
Weekly Times / Posted 8 hours ago
the normal rate,” Mr Tyas said. But Mr Tyas said the market was now at the “tail end” of the supply shortage. “Supplies into the markets were up last week and some areas of North Queensland have started harvesting Shepherd avocados,,” Mr Tyas s... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Woman dies after being swept away in floodwatersA WOMAN has died after being swept away in floodwaters in Far North Queensland.
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 9 hours ago
A WOMAN has died after being swept away in floodwaters in Far North Queensland. Emergency services were called to the incident at Josephine Falls at Innisfail this afternoon following reports that a woman had been washed downstream in... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Woman dies after being swept away in floodwatersincident at Josephine Falls in Innisfail about 5:10pm. Paramedics have confirm
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
incident at Josephine Falls in Innisfail about 5:10pm. Paramedics have confirmed the woman died after being washed away from a swimming hole. It comes after heavy rainfall and severe thunderstorms swept through far north Queensland. More to... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Woman dies after being swept away in floodwatersincident at Josephine Falls in Innisfail about 5:10pm. Paramedics have confirm
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 11 hours ago
incident at Josephine Falls in Innisfail about 5:10pm. Paramedics have confirmed the woman died after being washed away from a swimming hole. It comes after heavy rainfall and severe thunderstorms swept through far north Queensland. More to... Read more
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News.com.au
Woman dies after being swept away in floodwatersincident at Josephine Falls in Innisfail about 5:10pm. Paramedics have confirm
News.com.au / Posted 11 hours ago
incident at Josephine Falls in Innisfail about 5:10pm. Paramedics have confirmed the woman died after being washed away from a swimming hole. It comes after heavy rainfall and severe thunderstorms swept through far north Queensland. More to... Read more
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The North West Star
Car collides with Kuranda train in far north Queensland, two people trapped in wreckageA car and the Kuranda train have collided at a rail crossing in far north Queen
The North West Star / Posted 12 hours ago
A car and the Kuranda train have collided at a rail crossing in far north Queensland, trapping two people inside the vehicle. Emergency services were called to the crossing at the intersection of Collins Avenue and McLean Street in Cairns just... Read more
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The Age
Car collides with Kuranda train in far north Queensland, two people trapped in wreckageA car and the Kuranda train have collided at a rail crossing in far north Queen
The Age / Posted 12 hours ago
A car and the Kuranda train have collided at a rail crossing in far north Queensland, trapping two people inside the vehicle. Emergency services were called to the crossing at the intersection of Collins Avenue and McLean Street in Cairns just... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Car collides with Kuranda train in far north Queensland, two people trapped in wreckageA car and the Kuranda train have collided at a rail crossing in far north Queen
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
A car and the Kuranda train have collided at a rail crossing in far north Queensland, trapping two people inside the vehicle. Emergency services were called to the crossing at the intersection of Collins Avenue and McLean Street in Cairns just... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Swift response to the big wet in motionFAR North Queensland’s specialist swiftwater rescuers are being put on alert in
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
FAR North Queensland’s specialist swiftwater rescuers are being put on alert in anticipation of further heavy rainfall and potential flooding, with rainfall totals in Cairns and Cooktown already exceeding the January average. State Emergency Service... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Man allegedly 'on ice' rammed police vehicle with his kids in the carreversed through the glass doors of a petrol station while his three children w
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 hours ago
reversed through the glass doors of a petrol station while his three children were unrestrained in the back seat, police in north Queensland say. The 36-year-old was today remanded in custody after facing Townsville Magistrates Court on 23 charges,... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Man on rampage with kids in carA MAN has gone on a shocking rampage in North Queensland that involved ramming
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 18 hours ago
A MAN has gone on a shocking rampage in North Queensland that involved ramming a police car and a petrol station. His kids were in the car the whole time. Police have charged a 36-year-old man with 23 offences following a series of incidents which... Read more
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News.com.au
Kids in car during alleged rampagealleged car rampage. Picture: File photo Source:Supplied A MAN has been arres
News.com.au / Posted 18 hours ago
alleged car rampage. Picture: File photo Source:Supplied A MAN has been arrested after allegedly smashing his car into a North Queensland petrol station and ramming into a police car while three children, aged two, five and 11 were in his... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Kids in car during alleged rampageA MAN has been arrested after allegedly smashing his car into a North Queenslan
The Courier Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
A MAN has been arrested after allegedly smashing his car into a North Queensland petrol station and ramming into a police car while three children, aged two, five and 11 were in his vehicle. Police say the petrol station’s doors were destroyed when... Read more
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Daily Mail
Huge crocodile found at man's front door as he returns homefront door Australian man found an unwelcome three-metre long crocodile at fro
Daily Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
front door Australian man found an unwelcome three-metre long crocodile at front door Clayton Gray returned to his far north Queensland home at 1.30am on Saturday Mr Gray heard a rustle as local police told him to be careful and avoid the... Read more
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The Age
Driver crashed into police, service station with kids in car, police allegePolice have charged a man after he allegedly drove at police several times and
The Age / Posted 18 hours ago
Police have charged a man after he allegedly drove at police several times and crashed into a north Queensland service station while three children, one as young as two, were in the car. Officers were driving along Woolcock Street in Townsville when... Read more
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Adelaide Now
The great avocado shortage of 2018price hike to the shortage of popular varieties Fuerte and Hass. The next regi
Adelaide Now / Posted 18 hours ago
price hike to the shortage of popular varieties Fuerte and Hass. The next region in Australia to harvest avocados is far north Queensland and the season generally kicks off around February, but the ABC reported that an earlier crop may be on the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Driver crashed into police, service station with kids in car, police allegePolice have charged a man after he allegedly drove at police several times and
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 18 hours ago
Police have charged a man after he allegedly drove at police several times and crashed into a north Queensland service station while three children, one as young as two, were in the car. Officers were driving along Woolcock Street in Townsville when... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Kids in car used to smash petrol stationA man has been arrested after allegedly smashing his car into a North Queenslan
The Courier Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
A man has been arrested after allegedly smashing his car into a North Queensland petrol station and ramming into police with three children, aged 11, 5 and 2, inside the vehicle. Police will allege the petrol station's doors were destroyed when the... Read more
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News.com.au
Kids in car used to smash petrol stationA man has been arrested after allegedly smashing his car into a North Queenslan
News.com.au / Posted 19 hours ago
A man has been arrested after allegedly smashing his car into a North Queensland petrol station and ramming into police with three children, aged 11, 5 and 2, inside the vehicle. Police will allege the petrol station's doors were destroyed when the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Nightmare draw to prove a challenge for handful of Group 10 clubsto be opened in time for round three. Carrington Park will be out of action fo
Western Advocate / Posted 20 hours ago
to be opened in time for round three. Carrington Park will be out of action for five weeks in the lead-up to the Penrith-North Queensland NRL game on May 4, leaving Bathurst Panthers homeless over the opening month of the season. While Tony... Read more
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Manning River Times
The history of Australian National FlagCook in 1770. The flag was raised at Point Hicks on the south coast, Botany Bay
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
Cook in 1770. The flag was raised at Point Hicks on the south coast, Botany Bay (Stingray Bay), and Possession Island in north Queensland. Thus, the east coast of NSW was claimed for England. The same flag was also brought by Captain Arthur... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Smashed avocado under strict cafe rationing as seasonal gap bitespause or play, and up and down arrows to control volume. Use left arrow to rewi
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
pause or play, and up and down arrows to control volume. Use left arrow to rewind and right arrow to fast forward. Bumper north Queensland harvest to renew stocks The next region to harvest avocados is far north Queensland. The north Queensland... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Will Smith spotted in FNQACTOR Will Smith is in Far North Queensland and making fast friends with the lo
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
ACTOR Will Smith is in Far North Queensland and making fast friends with the locals as he visits Lizard Island during his Australian holiday. The Los Angeles-based Hollywood star shared an underwater snap of himself and a spotted cod on Instagram... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Will Smith spotted in FNQACTOR Will Smith is in Far North Queensland and making fast friends with the lo
Geelong Advertiser / Posted yesterday
ACTOR Will Smith is in Far North Queensland and making fast friends with the locals as he visits Lizard Island during his Australian holiday. The Los Angeles-based Hollywood star shared an underwater snap of himself and a spotted cod on Instagram... Read more
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The Courier Mail
‘Don’t stand’: Huge anthem plea to Thurstonindigenous activist Joe Williams has urged Johnathan Thurston to consider stayi
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
indigenous activist Joe Williams has urged Johnathan Thurston to consider staying seated for the national anthem should the North Queensland Cowboys legend be honoured as Australian of the Year. Thurston is in the running to became the first rugby... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Loyal fans celebrate Fire victorythe noisy home crowd played a huge part in the win, helping to lift their team.
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 2 days ago
the noisy home crowd played a huge part in the win, helping to lift their team. Among the crowd were several members of the North Queensland Cowboys team, including Ethan Lowe. “I’ve been to a few games this year. It’s good to support the girls out... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Monsoon pushes rain to North Queenslandthe Northern Territory. Bureau of Meteorology meteorologist Adam Blazak said t
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 2 days ago
the Northern Territory. Bureau of Meteorology meteorologist Adam Blazak said there was a “promising looking” forecast for North Queensland, with a 70 per cent chance of rain on most days this week. He said the city could ­expect about 10mm of... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Adani activists suspected of revenge attackit’s a small, small price to pay. I won’t give in.” Ms Bazzo said Adani was im
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 2 days ago
it’s a small, small price to pay. I won’t give in.” Ms Bazzo said Adani was important for Bowen, Mackay, Townsville and North Queensland. “We’ve just been through Cyclone Debbie and we’ve been through a massive emotional time,” she... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Monsoon pushes rain to North Queenslandwe are in with a chance this week.” There are unstable atmospheric conditions
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 2 days ago
we are in with a chance this week.” There are unstable atmospheric conditions and plenty of moisture, meaning much of North Queensland will start to get wet in coming weeks. Temperatures will peak about 31C or 30C and drop overnight to... Read more
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The North West Star
Charity Ball tickets sell out in minutesso as not to miss out on a table of ten at this well-supported extravaganza – r
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
so as not to miss out on a table of ten at this well-supported extravaganza – raising money for Ronald McDonald House North Queensland. Mount Isa Charity Ball Committee member, Kate Brewster, said that excitement builds each year leading up... Read more
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The North West Star
Ronald McDonald Charity Ball tickets sell out in four minutesso as not to miss out on a table of ten at this well-supported extravaganza – r
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
so as not to miss out on a table of ten at this well-supported extravaganza – raising money for Ronald McDonald House North Queensland. Mount Isa Charity Ball Committee member, Kate Brewster, said that excitement builds each year leading up... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Labor candidate claims victorylong-distance living arrangements had become too much for her family following
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
long-distance living arrangements had become too much for her family following her husband Stephen Beckett’s relocation to North Queensland. Latest results from the Electoral Commission Queensland show the LNP’s Melina Morgan with 36.56 per cent... Read more
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News.com.au
Labor candidate claims victorylong-distance living arrangements had become too much for her family following
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
long-distance living arrangements had become too much for her family following her husband Stephen Beckett’s relocation to North Queensland. Latest results from the Electoral Commission Queensland show the LNP’s Melina Morgan with 36.56 per cent... Read more
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Canberra Times
Australian Open 2018: National Basketball League to take court at Hisense Arenaup NBL game. Mentally we have to prepare for that." Cairns have beaten Melbour
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
up NBL game. Mentally we have to prepare for that." Cairns have beaten Melbourne twice this season, but were destroyed by 22 points at Hisense Arena in November; the Far North Queensland club has only won five games from 46 attempts in V... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australian Open 2018: National Basketball League to take court at Hisense Arenaup NBL game. Mentally we have to prepare for that." Cairns have beaten Melbour
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
up NBL game. Mentally we have to prepare for that." Cairns have beaten Melbourne twice this season, but were destroyed by 22 points at Hisense Arena in November; the Far North Queensland club has only won five games from 46 attempts in V... Read more
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The Age
Australian Open 2018: National Basketball League to take court at Hisense Arenaup NBL game. Mentally we have to prepare for that." Cairns have beaten Melbour
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
up NBL game. Mentally we have to prepare for that." Cairns have beaten Melbourne twice this season, but were destroyed by 22 points at Hisense Arena in November; the Far North Queensland club has only won five games from 46 attempts in V... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
All the achievers we’ll rejoice come Australia Daybut Johnathan Thurston has made an off-field commitment to the community which
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
but Johnathan Thurston has made an off-field commitment to the community which is just as impressive. The captain of the North Queensland Cowboys Johnathan uses his profile to help others, particularly Indigenous people, reach their potential.... Read more
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Western Advocate
All the achievers we’ll rejoice come Australia Daybut Johnathan Thurston has made an off-field commitment to the community which
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
but Johnathan Thurston has made an off-field commitment to the community which is just as impressive. The captain of the North Queensland Cowboys Johnathan uses his profile to help others, particularly Indigenous people, reach their potential.... Read more
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Manning River Times
All the achievers we’ll rejoice come Australia Daybut Johnathan Thurston has made an off-field commitment to the community which
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
but Johnathan Thurston has made an off-field commitment to the community which is just as impressive. The captain of the North Queensland Cowboys Johnathan uses his profile to help others, particularly Indigenous people, reach their potential.... Read more
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The North West Star
All the achievers we’ll rejoice come Australia Daybut Johnathan Thurston has made an off-field commitment to the community which
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
but Johnathan Thurston has made an off-field commitment to the community which is just as impressive. The captain of the North Queensland Cowboys Johnathan uses his profile to help others, particularly Indigenous people, reach their potential.... Read more
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Daily Liberal
All the achievers we’ll rejoice come Australia Daybut Johnathan Thurston has made an off-field commitment to the community which
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
but Johnathan Thurston has made an off-field commitment to the community which is just as impressive. The captain of the North Queensland Cowboys Johnathan uses his profile to help others, particularly Indigenous people, reach their potential.... Read more
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The Border Mail
All the achievers we’ll rejoice come Australia Daybut Johnathan Thurston has made an off-field commitment to the community which
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
but Johnathan Thurston has made an off-field commitment to the community which is just as impressive. The captain of the North Queensland Cowboys Johnathan uses his profile to help others, particularly Indigenous people, reach their potential.... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
All the achievers we’ll rejoice come Australia Daybut Johnathan Thurston has made an off-field commitment to the community which
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
but Johnathan Thurston has made an off-field commitment to the community which is just as impressive. The captain of the North Queensland Cowboys Johnathan uses his profile to help others, particularly Indigenous people, reach their potential.... Read more
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The Courier
All the achievers we’ll rejoice come Australia Daybut Johnathan Thurston has made an off-field commitment to the community which
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
but Johnathan Thurston has made an off-field commitment to the community which is just as impressive. The captain of the North Queensland Cowboys Johnathan uses his profile to help others, particularly Indigenous people, reach their potential.... Read more
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The North West Star
Fitness tourism pumps millions of dollars into Queensland economyonto their trip. Tourism and Events Queensland supports 17 endurance events, s
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
onto their trip. Tourism and Events Queensland supports 17 endurance events, stretching from the Gold Coast to tropical north Queensland, including triathlon, running, cycling and ocean swims. Acting Tourism Industry Development Minister... Read more
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The Age
Fitness tourism pumps millions of dollars into Queensland economyonto their trip. Tourism and Events Queensland supports 17 endurance events, s
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
onto their trip. Tourism and Events Queensland supports 17 endurance events, stretching from the Gold Coast to tropical north Queensland, including triathlon, running, cycling and ocean swims. Endurance events held in Queensland are also... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Fitness tourism pumps millions of dollars into Queensland economyonto their trip. Tourism and Events Queensland supports 17 endurance events, s
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
onto their trip. Tourism and Events Queensland supports 17 endurance events, stretching from the Gold Coast to tropical north Queensland, including triathlon, running, cycling and ocean swims. Endurance events held in Queensland are also... Read more
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