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Queensland

North-east state of Australia

Queensland is the second-largest and third-most populous state in the Commonwealth of Australia. Situated in the north-east of the country, it is bordered by the Northern Territory, South Australia and New South Wales to the west, south-west and south respectively. To the east, Queensland is bordered by the Coral Sea and Pacific Ocean. To its north is the Torres Strait, with Papua New Guinea located less than 200 km across it from the mainland. The state is the world's sixth-largest sub-national entity, with an area of 1,852,642 square kilometres (715,309 sq mi).

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Two people face manslaughter charges after the death of a toddler left behind on a minibus and now the boy's family have finally spoken about the tragedy.
Credit: SBS - Published 1 hour ago

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A Sri Lankan Tamil family who settled in the Queensland town of Biloela is facing a months-long wait to learn if they'll be allowed to return home.
Credit: SBS - Published 23 hours ago

A Sri Lankan Tamil family who settled in the Queensland town of Biloela is continuing its final fight in the Federal Court against deportation to Sri Lanka.
Credit: SBS - Published 1 day ago

Tropical cyclone Esther is heading towards the Northern Territory-Queensland border, bringing rain, gales and abnormally high tides to the region.
Credit: SBS - Published 2 days ago

A Queensland coroner says Dreamworld 's ad-hoc management of the Thunder River Rapids ride masked the risk it posed to patrons.
Credit: SBS - Published 2 days ago

A Queensland coroner says Dreamworld 's ad-hoc management of the Thunder River Rapids ride masked the risk it posed to patrons.
Credit: SBS - Published 2 days ago

A Defence Housing Australia development in Queensland which worried locals said would have destroyed habitat "critical to the survival of the koala" will not go..
Credit: SBS - Published 4 days ago

Two Queensland women will be flown to a Brisbane hospital on Saturday after testing positive for the condition.
Credit: SBS - Published 4 days ago

A Queensland woman believes her son was subject to unconscious bias in hospitals and that he didn't get the 'gold standard' of care in the lead-up to his death.
Credit: SBS - Published 5 days ago

As the case of the Tamil family from Biloela returns to court, those behind the 'Home to Bilo' campaign say they're continuing their fight for them to stay and..
Credit: SBS - Published 6 days ago

Three people including children have died in a car fire in Brisbane's east, Police Minister Mark Ryan has told Queensland parliament.
Credit: SBS - Published 1 week ago

A report on Queensland’s bid to make it illegal to change or suppress a person’s gender identity or sexual orientation through so-called ‘therapy’ is due..
Credit: SBS - Published 1 week ago

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