Brisbane Airport chaos with massive flight delays after huge storm battered the city

By Brett Lackey For Daily Mail Australia Published: 01:26 GMT, 16 December 2023 | Updated: 01:30 GMT, 16 December 2023 Flight timetables were thrown into chaos at a major Australian airport after a destructive storm ripped through south-east Queensland on Friday night. Shortly before 8am on Saturday there were at least 18 cancelled domestic flights … Read more

Tropical cyclone Jasper grows into Category 5 monster – check our tracker and map to see when and where Australia will be hit

By Brett Lackey For Daily Mail Australia and Aap Published: 00:47 GMT, 7 December 2023 | Updated: 02:38 GMT, 7 December 2023 Tropical cyclone Jasper has been upgraded to a category 3 system and is expected to strengthen further as it steams towards the Queensland coast. Jasper is forecast to reach high-end category 4 intensity … Read more

2032 Olympics: Brisbane Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner quits planning committee and slams Annastacia Palaszczuk government

By David Southwell For Daily Mail Australia Published: 10:41 GMT, 3 December 2023 | Updated: 10:41 GMT, 3 December 2023 A lord mayor has sensationally quit a planning committee for the 2032 Olympics, branding it as a ‘dysfunctional farce’ and ‘pointless talkfest’. Brisbane Lord Mayor Adrian Schrinner didn’t hold back as he walked away from the 2032 Olympic … Read more

Bribie Island fall: Josh Taylor identified as the man buried alive in sand on Queensland island and now fighting for life

The man fighting for life after he fell into a 1.5m hole and was buried alive in sand on Bribie Island has been identified as Josh Taylor. Queensland Paramedics and an RACQ LifeFlight rescue helicopter crew were called to help the 25-year-old man after he fell into a hole and was buried in sand on … Read more

Win a golf trip to Hamilton Island for you and three friends or take $40,000 cash: Here’s how to be in the running for an epic prize

By Sarah Fitzmaurice For Daily Mail Australia Published: 01:52 GMT, 1 December 2023 | Updated: 02:32 GMT, 1 December 2023 Contains affiliated content. Products featured in this article are selected by our writers. If you make a purchase using links on this page, Daily Mail Australia will earn an affiliate commission. Click here for more information. … Read more

Aussie couple fume after they are bumped from overbooked Royal Caribbean cruise and their dream holiday ruined – and you won’t believe how they were told

By Freddy Pawle For Daily Mail Australia Published: 02:23 GMT, 30 November 2023 | Updated: 04:53 GMT, 30 November 2023 An Aussie couple just seconds away from boarding a holiday cruise has been left behind after the company Royal Caribbean overbooked the voyage. The married couple arrived at Port of Brisbane on Tuesday ready to … Read more

Three major Aussie airlines are having a huge flights sale with some fares starting as low as $49

By Olivia Day For Daily Mail Australia and Elizabeth Pike For Nca Newswire Published: 03:30 GMT, 23 November 2023 | Updated: 07:51 GMT, 23 November 2023 Three major Australian airlines have launched their Black Friday mega sales with fares to popular holiday destinations starting as low as $49.  Qantas, Jetstar and Virgin have slashed the price of … Read more

Neighbourhood war erupts over Brisbane man’s impressive Christmas lights display in Coopers Plains

A neighbourhood war has broken out over a Brisbane man’s impressive Christmas lights display that he puts on every year to spread joy in his community.  Brisbane resident Jamie Lehmann devotes countless hours and invests thousands of dollars annually to decorate his home in Coopers Plains, located 14km south of the city’s CBD.  However, his … Read more

Optus network outage: How to get compensation and who is eligible

Optus customers are being urged to document evidence of financial loss they are suffering due to the network’s mass ongoing outage.  Optus is experiencing one of the biggest outages in Australian history impacting hospitals, businesses, transport services, government services and millions of customers into chaos  The outage was first reported at 4am on Wednesday with Optus … Read more

American couple ruthlessly mocked over Aussie-inspired baby name – before they reveal the bizarre meaning behind it

By Belinda Cleary For Daily Mail Australia Published: 00:15 GMT, 7 November 2023 | Updated: 00:55 GMT, 7 November 2023 An American couple have been savagely mocked after revealing their decision to name their baby Brisbane, after the Queensland‘s capital city. The parents, Rachel and Jordan Flom from Nashville, Tennessee, shared the name with their … Read more

Natalie Imbruglia gets mixed reviews for her rendition of the Australian National Anthem at Melbourne Cup:  ‘Get someone who can sing!’

By Marta Jary For Daily Mail Australia Published: 07:55 GMT, 7 November 2023 | Updated: 08:51 GMT, 7 November 2023 Natalie Imbruglia was front and centre at Melbourne Cup Day on Tuesday.  The Australian-British pop star put in a strong performance of the Australian National Anthem, Advance Australia Fair, for crowds at Flemington Racecourse.  The 48-year-old’s take on the … Read more

The sobering reality of Australia’s dramatically rising food prices seen on the menu board of Great North Seafood in Sydney’s Five Dock

Photos of a menu board from the same takeaway shop over time have made a lie of the old saying ‘as cheap as chips’. The pictures showing the full menu at Great North Seafood in the inner west Sydney suburb of Five Dock – taken at intervals of two months, one year and five years … Read more

Disabled passenger’s dream trip  to watch her footy team play in a final is ruined after her wheelchair is damaged on a flight – as airline responds

By Padraig Collins For Daily Mail Australia Published: 07:05 GMT, 31 October 2023 | Updated: 07:06 GMT, 31 October 2023 A disabled passenger’s dream trip to watch her AFL team play finals football was ruined when she was allegedly left with a wrecked wheelchair and a massive damage bill – as the airline apologises and … Read more