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Cairns dog attacks: Residents call for tougher penalties and more patrols to make streets safer for pet owners
PET owners across the Far North are calling for a crackdown on negligent dog owners, increased patrols and harsher penalties to combat concerns over dog-on-dog attacks, and they've got an ally in one Cairns regional councillor. Council has come under...

Perth factory fire creates toxic smoke
An explosive blaze has destroyed a tyre recycling factory in Welshpool, Perth, sparking toxic smoke fears and peak-hour gridlock. December 4, 2020 — 8.21pm. Save. Log in , register or subscribe to save articles for later. Loading...

Aussie rock lobster firm eyes new markets after China road block
Australian seafood company Ferguson Australia Group is producing more cooked rock lobster and fish packs to sell to local retailers and markets abroad as it readjusts to the closure of China's market. The firm, which processes fish and lobsters landed at Port...

'Ripple effect': Fire fans fears of longer-term impacts on Fraser Island
After a relatively busy whale season given COVID-19's brake on tourism, Vicki Neville was ready for a holiday herself. It was not often she made it to Fraser Island's east coast, let alone with friends, despite working as a tour guide on and around it for 20 years.