Nine News Brisbane

Nine News Brisbane

Queensland's nightly 6.00pm news with @Loftea and @9MelissaDownes. Simulcast on River 94.9FM. Community Guidelines:

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A piece of paradise is under threat, with a bushfire raging on Queensland's Fraser Island inching closer to a popular tourist resort and homes. @NatarjshaKramer  #9News 

A new telecommunications code of conduct is vowing to reduce the number of scam phone calls and texts Australians receive every day. #9News 

The UK has become the first country in the world to approve a coronavirus vaccine backed by rigorous science, with doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech treatment to be rolled out from next week. #9News 

Mick Schumacher, son of seven-time champion Michael Schumacher, will follow in his father's footsteps as a Formula 1 race driver when he joins US-owned Haas team for next year's campaign. #9News 

A Queensland inmate has been charged over the jailhouse death of a man who was facing trial for the murder and torture of his teenage girlfriend. #9News 

A significant and historic milestone is being marked in the global fight against coronavirus, as the UK becomes the first country in the world to "green light" the use of a clinically approved vaccine. @benavery9  #9News 

A new Australian study has found that a key component in medicinal cannabis may not be as bad for your driving skills as first thought. #9News 

North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un and his family have received an experimental coronavirus vaccine. #9News 

There are still weeks until Christmas, but one koala couldn't wait — finding a way into a woman's home in South Australia and making itself comfortable in her Christmas tree. #9News 


BREAKING: Former basketball star Kobe Bryant has reportedly been killed in a helicopter crash. #9News 

#BREAKING : A bomb has been found in a car in Christchurch, around three kilometres from where the original shooting took place #9News 

Two Queensland paramedics have received worldwide recognition for granting a terminally ill patient her final wish. #9News 

#BREAKING : A man has been killed in a shark attack at Greenmount Beach on the Gold Coast @kathrynforan  MORE: #9News 

In November, Chinese scientist He Jiankui sparked international outrage when he announced that twin girls had been born with modified DNA to make them resistant to HIV. #9News 

WATCH: The moment a trapped soccer team were found in a cave in Thailand. #9News  Read more:

The new snake species is about 30-40cm long, and features thin white bands, and fatter black bands along its body. #9News