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The Queensland Government has approved a $900 million mine expansion near Oakey on the state's Darling Downs.
From the bustling shops of Brisbane to surfing Santas on the Gold Coast and mangoes bursting from trees in the tropics, Queensland is a colourful place to be at Christmas time.
A Queensland pastor who is developing a date plantation in the remote south-west of the state says the region is ideal for date production.
A gustnado on Queensland's Darling Downs was one of the more spectacular sights caught on camera during severe thunderstorms that rolled over the state's south-east yesterday.
Severe storms move across Brisbane and Ipswich, leaving thousands without power and causing major commuter delays.
A big rally in cotton prices and a bit of rain have come too late to increase the smaller cotton crop planted this year.
One Nation party founder Pauline Hanson has announced she will contest the seat of Lockyer in next year's Queensland election.
Main Roads' officials say repairing the Warrego Highway and the Toowoomba range crossing were among the toughest tasks of its flood reconstruction program.
The Smith Family says it hopes a survey leads to better coordination of youth services across southern Queensland.
A clinical psychologist who treated victims of the Lockyer Valley floods in 2011 says counselling services should never have been wound-up in the area.
Investigations are continuing into a crash that claimed the life of a toddler in the Somerset region on the weekend.
The final week of wool sales drew the largest offering of wool in three and a half years.
More than 300 homes are still without power after storms swept through Queensland's southern interior yesterday afternoon.
The State Government has enlisted the help of the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) to boost mental health services in regional Queensland.
The number of homes being sold in regional Queensland is on the rise but prices in some centres have fallen.
Technical experts resolve a major computer glitch that caused chaos to hospital and health technical systems across Queensland.
A south-west Queensland mayor says governments at all levels need to focus their investment in areas already producing good returns for the economy.
A new convention and tourist centre is set top open in Kilcoy today.
Toowoomba's Heritage Bank has urged the Federal Government to follow through on the Murray review into the country's financial system.
The Toowoomba Youth Service says there will not be any drastic change, despite agreeing to merge with a larger agency.
Police are looking for a man who robbed a service station on the Darling Downs this morning.
High winds, rain and lightning in south-east Queensland damage roofs and bring down trees, but Brisbane is spared serious damage less than a fortnight after being battered by a supercell storm.
The Federal Court will today grant Indigenous people native title over a parcel of land in Queensland's southern inland.
The Airline Academy of Australia says it plans to train international students when it opens a new school at Toowoomba's Wellcamp airport.
The Toowoomba Regional Council has reinstated two-hour parking in the city's CBD.
A new alliance has been formed to provide more affordable housing in Toowoomba.
The United Nations is asked to intervene in a battle over oil and gas development in the Lake Eyre Basin.
A local business group in southern Queensland says the region is facing a tough Christmas trading period mainly because of the drought.
A south-west Queensland councillor says the State Government needs to provide more support for the region's wild dog control programs.
The South Burnett Mayor says proposed changes to national disaster funding arrangements could mean the end of some councils if they are adopted.
A Chinchilla IT business says businesses and homes are struggling without the National Broadband Network (NBN).
Investigations are underway into a fatal crash in southern Queensland's South Burnett.
The Labor candidate for Toowoomba North says latest opinion polls suggest regaining the seat at the next election is possible, despite the margin that needs to be overcome.
A south-west Queensland MP says the Federal Government may have to look to schemes like the former 'Exceptional Circumstances' drought assistance to help drought-affected councils.
New research shows the pay gap between men and women in the mining sector increases with seniority.
The Toowoomba Hospital Foundation is making its single biggest donation to local health authorities.
There is growing concern in Queensland, particularly among horticultural producers, that the state Government is not doing enough to manage existing pests and disease and to keep future threats out.
The Queensland Government says new water management laws will encourage growth in the agriculture and mining sectors.
The state Coal Seam Gas (CSG) Compliance Unit is encouraging more farmers to take part in a project to monitor underground water in CSG mining areas.
A south-west Queensland mayor says he is "amazed" at the interest from tourists in visiting the site of a major truck explosion on the Mitchell Highway.
Three rural fire crews have returned to monitor a large fire this morning, that had threatened properties in the South Burnett.
More firefighters will be sent to a bushfire that threatened rural properties yesterday at Teelah, in southern Queensland's South Burnett, after it was contained last night.
A south-west Queensland mayor warns projects may be delayed and staff put off if the Federal Government does not increase the money it gives councils through the Financial Assistance Grants scheme.
An airline says it has not given up on the possibility of flights between the southern inland and Sydney.
A Toowoomba financial planner says confusion over the future of financial advice (FOFA) legislation is creating more paperwork for planners and their clients.