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Tough new penalties for rule breaking drivers

premium_icon Tough new penalties for rule breaking drivers

The new laws come into effect from today

VEGANS: Palaszczuk hits activists with harsh new penalties

premium_icon VEGANS: Palaszczuk hits activists with harsh new penalties

Palaszczuk Government is cracking down on animal rights “zealots”

Banks face whopping new punishments

Banks face whopping new punishments

Today the Labor Party will introduce amendments in the Senate.

Punishment ramped up for attacking hospital staff

premium_icon Punishment ramped up for attacking hospital staff

People who attack hospital staff could face tougher charges.

‘Strip funding from schools that discriminate’

‘Strip funding from schools that discriminate’

“We think all people should be considered equally"

Disaster tourism a burning issue for local firefighters

Disaster tourism a burning issue for local firefighters

Sightseers spotted at out of control bushfire

School dad wins fight over $150

premium_icon School dad wins fight over $150

A father has won a three-year battle against a private college.

Whales are heavier than even the fines meant to protect them

Whales are heavier than even the fines meant to protect them

Why whale dangers are greater than heavy fines for getting too close

Bennett comes to the rescue of referees

premium_icon Bennett comes to the rescue of referees

Coaches need to get the game back under control, says Wayne Bennett

‘Don’t blame the refs, blame me’: Greenberg

‘Don’t blame the refs, blame me’: Greenberg

Todd Greenberg launches defence of referees over excessive penalties

Watch out tossers: Anti-littering campaign ramps up

Watch out tossers: Anti-littering campaign ramps up

Onlookers encouraged to dob in litterbugs

Asbestos dumped in popular camping and fishing reserve

Asbestos dumped in popular camping and fishing reserve

Possible asbestos material left in a reserve favoured by locals

New Lismore signs shows sense of humour about messy matters

New Lismore signs shows sense of humour about messy matters

New signs ease pet owners' annoyance about forgetting poop bags

Greens member sees red over ‘draconian’ protest penalties

Greens member sees red over ‘draconian’ protest penalties

Greens calls on Nationals to cross the floor.

Trucks attacked with rocks driving through Toowoomba

Trucks attacked with rocks driving through Toowoomba

Spate of serious offences prompts stern warning from police

OPINION: Harsher penalties for drug dealers

OPINION: Harsher penalties for drug dealers

These offenders are sentenced "good behaviour bond for 18 months”

Drones near bushfires not so fine

Drones near bushfires not so fine

Drones pose safety risk to firefighting craft

Lions get home on Wallabies’ injuries and muffed kicks

Lions get home on Wallabies’ injuries and muffed kicks

Lions get home on Wallabies’ injuries and muffed kicks

New laws target graffiti artists

New laws target graffiti artists

Local artist believes tougher penalties won't defer graffiti artists.