Vegemite is once again Australian owned after Bega Cheese bought it as part of a $460m deal to buy Kraft branded food in the country. Link
The Queensland Department of Education could be on the lookout for new staff soon after 21 members of a 35-strong departmental team shared in a $55 million Powerball jackpot. Link
Queensland biomedical scientist Alan Mackay-Sim, whose research helped achieve a feat described as "more impressive than man walking on the moon", has been named the 2017 Australian of the Year. Link
#VIDEO: A koala sits in a tree, surrounded by water, and La Trobe University student Kirra Coventry captures the moment it is rescued from the Murray River.
Queensland has broken tradition and held a second day of winter. Link