Gulf Times - Brisbane
Queensland to bid to bring Games back to Australia in 2032

Queensland to bid to bring Games back to Australia in 2032

Queensland will launch a bid to bring the Summer Olympics to Australia for the third time in 2032 if it can get financial support from central and local government, state premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said ...

Cummins leads Australian rout of Sri Lanka

Cummins leads Australian rout of Sri Lanka

Australia thrashed a disappointing Sri Lanka by an innings and 40 runs in the first day-night Test in Brisbane on Saturday.

Indian charged over Commonwealth Games 'fake media contingent'

Indian charged over Commonwealth Games 'fake media contingent'

An Indian man has been charged with people smuggling after arriving at Australia's Brisbane airport with eight other travellers as part of a ‘fake media contingent’ to cover the Commonwealth Games, authorities said Thursday.

Uber driver charged with raping 16-year-old passenger

Uber driver charged with raping 16-year-old passenger

An Uber driver in Australia has been charged with raping a 16-year-old passenger, the second driver from the ride-sharing service to stand accused of sexually assaulting a passenger in Brisbane in a week.

Actor shot dead during filming of music video in Brisbane

Actor shot dead during filming of music video in Brisbane

An actor was shot dead on Monday while filming a music video featuring guns at a bar in the Australian city of Brisbane, police said.

Smoke-filled Jetstar plane forced to land in Brisbane

Smoke-filled Jetstar plane forced to land in Brisbane

A Jetstar plane was forced to land in Brisbane after the cabin filled with smoke en route from Sydney to Cairns, the Australian airline said on Friday.

Thor's Hemsworth and Hiddleston create traffic standstill in Brisbane

Thor's Hemsworth and Hiddleston create traffic standstill in Brisbane

Hollywood stars Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddleston, who are in Australian filming the latest edition of the movie Thor, have created chaos and a traffic jam as hundreds of star-struck fans ...

Budget airline jet makes priority landing in Australia

Budget airline jet makes priority landing in Australia

An Australian budget airline jet made a priority landing in Melbourne after an unusual odour filled the plane's cabin, officials said.

Boy bitten by shark in Australia's Great Barrier Reef

Boy bitten by shark in Australia's Great Barrier Reef

An 11-year-old boy swimming in the waters of Australia's Great Barrier Reef was mauled by a shark, the second attack in the area in four days.