Mystery of Australia’s Eerie Min Min Lights

“WE’VE heard about the lights all our lives,” says Genevieve Hammond, who lives in Boulia, an outback Queensland town, 1700 kms west of Brisbane. Seeing the “eerie” light — often described as intensely bright floating balls — has been said to reduce grown men to tears. It’s just one example of the folklore that has grown around them. Local kids … Continue reading

5.8 Earthquake Strikes Off Queensland Australia ‘Biggest in 20 years’

The 5.8 magnitude quake hit off Bowen in state’s north triggering evacuations in Cairns and Townsville but no serious injuries or damage reported One of the more powerful earthquakes to strike Australia in recent years sent tremors along more than 1,000 km of the Queensland coastline on Thursday. The 5.8 magnitude quake struck off the coast of Bowen in north … Continue reading

Strange Light, Loud Boom in Queensland Meteorite Perhaps

EDITOR’S NOTE: I’m a bit late with this one but I thought it still worth posting given there seems to be so many of these going on these days OR is it just they are being reported more..who knows. Was it a meteor that lit up Queensland? People from across Queensland have taken to social media to describe what they … Continue reading

Queensland Austrailia Floodin 2016
More Flooding Hits Queensland, Australia

More flooding hit Queensland earlier today, 03 February, this time in the the state’s remote north west. Last week, one man died and several were rescued after floods in the Bundaberg area on 31 January. More heavy rain this week affected communities in the Mount Isa area. On 03 February, Urandangi recorded 162mm of rain in 24 hours, with most … Continue reading