Paramedics were called to Moorooka about 10.30am.
Paramedics were called to Moorooka about 10.30am.

BBQ explosion causes serious burns

A MAN has been rushed to hospital after a barbecue exploded in his face in Brisbane's south.

The incident happened just before 10.30am at a house at Moorooka.

The man in his 40s was taken to the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital with significant facial and airway burns.


Ballina's Riding for the Disabled turns 40

Ballina's Riding for the Disabled turns 40

The organisation has helped hundreds of people over the years

Skate parks closed for much-needed maintenance

Skate parks closed for much-needed maintenance

The work will be finished in time for popular skateboarding comp

Night works begin on The Coast Rd

Night works begin on The Coast Rd

Two new roundabouts and an underpass are being built