An Eidsvold cattle producer fined and ordered to pay costs adding up to almost $1 million for clearing fire breaks will take the matter to the Court of Appeal.
A 100 megawatt battery will be built near Wandoan, marking the first stage of a major renewable energy project.
A drought relief grants program overseen by embattled Deputy Nationals leader Bridget McKenzie awarded money to councils that did not meet the eligibility criteria during the 2019 election campaign.
Over 200mm of rain, thigh-high floodwater and a muddy stretch of ground weren't enough to deter Winton's Ethan Cox from travelling the 70km that separated him from his birthday presents in town on Tuesday.
The annual Cream of the Crop Droughtmaster female sale held at the Coolabunia Sale complex near Kingaroy on Saturday saw a total of 106 lots sold to a top of $5500 to average $1827 with a clearance of 72pc.