Queensland

Australia Today

Old People in Australia Keep Getting Swindled by a Line Dancing Scam

Retirees have allegedly been duped out of more than £65,000 to attend and compete in dancing competitions that never happened.
Gavin Butler
4.2.19
Australia

The Australian Strawberry Needle Bandit Has Been Arrested

Authorities have apprehended a former strawberry farm worker who was inserting needles into fruit for the last two months.
Danielle Wayda
11.13.18
Australia Today

Queensland Woman to Serve 12 Months For Biting Her Husband's Tongue Off

He was literally left speechless after an unwanted sexual advance.
Michael Migali
4.11.18
Australia Today

What the Hell Is This Enormous Fish?

"It was a big, big fish."
VICE Staff
3.8.18
Australia Today

Chris Lilley Is Making a Netflix Show

The comedian you regret liking in high school will film a new 10-episode series in Queensland.
Katherine Gillespie
3.5.18
Death of the Great Barrier Reef

David Attenborough Says the Great Barrier Reef Will Die This Century

His new documentary "Blue Planet II" issues a stark warning for Australia's national jewel.
Maddison Connaughton
12.11.17
Legal Weed in Australia

It’s About to Get Way Easier to Buy Medicinal Cannabis in Australia

With locally grown weed now staying in the country, and imports legalised, we should have a surplus within eight weeks.
Katherine Gillespie
2.23.17
LOL

The 'Sick Note' This Pizza Parlour Owner Left After Getting Too Drunk Is Pretty Great

If you get shitfaced on a weeknight, you could make up a phoney excuse and call in sick, or slink into the office and suffer all day. Or, you can do this.
Wyatt Marshall
1.19.17
Stuff

Why Are So Many Licensed Brothels Going Broke?

What happens when decriminalising prostitution leads to prescriptive – and expensive – regulations.
Donna Lu
10.29.16
News

Queensland’s Women's Prison Is So Overcrowded Inmates Have to Sleep on the Floor

Sure prison isn't meant to be a five star hotel, but Australia needs to talk about the way it's locking up women.
Katherine Gillespie
9.28.16
News

The Next Steps for Medical Marijuana in Australia

It could be a year until actual cannabis products are in the country's pharmacies.
Maddison Connaughton
2.29.16
Stuff

Untangling Australia's Complicated Sex Laws at a Gold Coast Swingers Club

Welcome to the Chateau Vino where they don't sell alcohol, but do have 11 play rooms out back.
Mimi LaMontagne
10.1.15
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