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Latest news: Brisbane

Olympic review recommends scrapping Gabba rebuild

Scrapping the Gabba rebuild for a new stadium at Victoria Park is one of 30 recommendations in the Brisbane 2032 Olympic and Paralympic infrastructure review.

Charges laid over Brisbane Woolworths store graffiti

Police have charged a man over pro-Australia Day vandalism at a Woolworths in Brisbane.

Pro-Palestine protests to go ahead in Canberra, across the nation

Pro-Palestine rallies will go ahead in Canberra, Perth and Brisbane on Friday, and more will take place in Melbourne, Sydney and Adelaide over the weekend.

Plea for platypus return after animal spotted on Brisbane train

Police have urged two members of the public to return a wild platypus after they were allegedly seen taking the animal on a Brisbane train.

Brisbane woman denies money laundering $2.36m for hackers

A Brisbane woman allegedly laundered money by transferring almost $2.4 million for email hackers who targeted businesses across Australia, a jury heard.

Queensland man jailed for ‘virtual carnal knowledge’

Feeling lonely after a break-up, Michael James Mercer started having "virtual carnal knowledge" with a 15-year-old girl.

Dugong stirs crocodile spotters off Brisbane

A snout locals thought was a maneater has turned out to be a dugong with the search for a three-metre saltwater crocodile off Brisbane set to stretch into a fourth day.

Reported crocodile sighting near Brisbane

A three-metre crocodile has reportedly been spotted lurking near a popular swimming hole on an island off the coast of Brisbane with authorities looking for evidence of the reptile.

Arrests after woman’s home invasion death north of Brisbane

A woman, believed to be mother-of-two Emma Lovell, has died after being stabbed in the chest in a scuffle with intruders at her home north of Brisbane.

Takeaway leads police to alleged murderer

A taste for takeaway helped reveal an alleged murderer's hiding spot in one of Queensland's largest manhunts of recent times, police say.

Wallabies out to continue Brisbane hot streak

Australia can clinch their rugby Test series against England 2-0 with victory in Brisbane as Taniela Tupou shapes as a key addition for the hosts.