Queensland

Australia Today

Seniors in Australia Keep Getting Swindled by a Line Dancing Scam

Retirees have allegedly been duped out thousands to attend and compete in dancing competitions that never happened.
Gavin Butler
4.2.19
Work

How to Get a Job at Amazon’s HQ2 if You Really Want It

Amazon is invading Queens, New York and Arlington, Virginia with thousands of jobs and societal disruption. Here’s what you need to know before you join the Jeff Bezos empire.
Rick Paulas
1.10.19
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
11.12.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

It's About to Get Much Easier to Buy Medicinal Weed in Australia

Australia's federal health minister announced new measures aimed at bringing a surplus of the drug to the country in just eight weeks.
Katherine Gillespie
2.22.17
LOL

The 'Sick Note' This Pizza Parlor Owner Left After Getting Too Drunk at the Races Is Pretty Great

Blake Pendlebury owns Gaslight Pizza, and he also owns a share in Irish Constabulary, a horse that won a $250,000 prize at the Magic Millions races on the Gold Coast.
Wyatt Marshall
1.18.17
Australia

Why the World's Deadliest Bird Keeps Breaking Into People's Houses

Sometimes, to be cruel is to be kind.
Sarah Emerson
8.22.16
Australia

Pregnant 12-Year-Old Forced to Wait Weeks for Court to Approve Her Abortion

In Queensland, Australia, a pregnant preteen had to petition the Supreme Court for the right to terminate her pregnancy.
Callie Beusman
4.28.16
Queensland

What to Do When the World's Most Dangerous Bird Walks Into Your House

There’s no running from the murderbird.
Sarah Emerson
4.14.16
Australia

Australia Is Letting the Great Barrier Reef Die Over a Lot of Coal

The Great Barrier Reef is dying, and only politicians can save it.
Sarah Emerson
4.6.16
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
thump news

Everything You Need to Know About Sydney's Club Lockout Laws

A rally is being held in Sydney this weekend protesting the Australia's law that bar re-entry to clubs after 1.30am.
David Garber
2.19.16
Death of the Great Barrier Reef

The Australian Government Just Approved Dredging the Reef, Again

Despite new resolutions to curb climate change and save the reef, Australia has re-approved dredging of the coal port at Abbot Point.
Julian Morgans
12.22.15
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