Biosecurity Queensland has warned people not to handle bats after a juvenile red flying fox in a Cairns suburb tested...

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08th Dec. 2020 12:12 PM

Since July, 13 patients have been given rabies post-exposure treatment in the region after they were bitten or scratched by...

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08th Nov. 2017 5:11 AM

In Ipswich, it's expected to hit 37 degrees on Friday increasing to 39 degrees on Saturday.

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12th Jan. 2017 11:01 AM

KOBIE Hollands is one brave little boy, having suffered a bite from a bat and five very big needles afterwards.

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13th Sept. 2016 6:09 AM

A TOTAL of 17 people have been bitten or scratched by a bat on the Sunshine Coast since the start of the year.

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29th April 2016 5:04 AM

Gympie MP Tony Perrett says local residents such as those at Goomboorian impacted by increasing flying fox numbers should...

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19th March 2016 6:03 AM

THE Mackay Hospital and Health Service are warning people about the threat of lyssavirus if they are bitten or scratched by...

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10th April 2015 1:04 PM

A SICK bat that was surrendered to a police beat has scratched an officer and prompted an urgent search for the two...

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08th May 2014 7:05 AM

QUEENSLAND Health is reminding people not to touch or handle bats that are unwell or have died this week as a result of the...

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07th Jan. 2014 4:01 PM

DAVID Cronberger was walking his dog down a suburban Toowoomba street when a flying fox careened into his head.

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06th Nov. 2013 7:11 AM