‘This is no ordinary fire’: Premier urges Deepwater residents to flee potential ‘firestorm’

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk issues an urgent plea for residents near Deepwater in central Queensland to leave their homes immediately due to the ongoing threat from a bushfire fanned by an unprecedented heatwave.

‘Some people might find this distressing’: Video shows moments before trio’s skydive collision

An inquest examining a fatal skydiving accident in far north Queensland of three people — including a mother of eight — is shown GoPro vision that captured the faces of the victims before a mid-air collision that saw them fall to their deaths.