A coroner's report into the death of an INPEX worker last year finds guidelines around the wearing of safety harnesses at the scene were regularly ignored.
A one-year-old boy dies after being hit by a maxi taxi on the northern Gold Coast.
On the 20th anniversary of the worst yachting disaster in Australia's history, it emerges that one man predicted the disastrous loss of life which befell the 1998 Sydney to Hobart yacht fleet, 17 years before it happened.
The founding partner in the vacuum cleaner chain dies just months after he bought back the company he first joined in 1936.
Although Australia has some of the world's most venomous snakes, biggest sharks and dangerous crocodiles, none of these are our deadliest animals.
The prominent Indigenous and South Sea Islander activist and wife of Eddie Mabo is remembered as "one of the greatest matriarchs of all time".
A 48-year-old man is charged with the murder of a nine-month-old baby found dead on a Gold Coast beach on Monday.
Detectives are investigating whether the father of a nine-month-old baby found dead on a Gold Coast beach on Monday allegedly "sacrificed" the child, whose empty pram was found on the water's edge near a Tweed Heads boat harbour.
Homicide detectives from Queensland and New South Wales are investigating whether the baby girl found dead on a Gold Coast beach on Monday died in New South Wales and her body then dumped north of the border.
This mother of two has ovarian cancer, and has been in palliative care since June. She's now telling her life story to a volunteer biographer so her young daughters can get to know her when she's gone.