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Toowoomba Chronicle
Minister criticised for comments on drug addictionUPDATE: The Opposition has criticised the state Health Minister Cameron Dick ov
Minister criticised for comments on drug addiction
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted yesterday
UPDATE: The Opposition has criticised the state Health Minister Cameron Dick over comments he made regarding drug addiction. Shadow Minister for Health Mark McArdle said comments from Mr Dick that minors only experiment and are not addicted to drugs... Read more
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Queensland Times
Minister criticised for comments on drug addictionUPDATE: The Opposition has criticised the state Health Minister Cameron Dick ov
Minister criticised for comments on drug addiction
Queensland Times / Posted yesterday
UPDATE: The Opposition has criticised the state Health Minister Cameron Dick over comments he made regarding drug addiction. Shadow Minister for Health Mark McArdle said comments from Mr Dick that minors only experiment and are not addicted to drugs... Read more
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News Mail
Minister criticised for comments on drug addictionUPDATE: The Opposition has criticised the state Health Minister Cameron Dick ov
Minister criticised for comments on drug addiction
News Mail / Posted yesterday
UPDATE: The Opposition has criticised the state Health Minister Cameron Dick over comments he made regarding drug addiction. Shadow Minister for Health Mark McArdle said comments from Mr Dick that minors only experiment and are not addicted to drugs... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Minister criticised for comments on drug addictionUPDATE: The Opposition has criticised the state Health Minister Cameron Dick ov
Minister criticised for comments on drug addiction
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
UPDATE: The Opposition has criticised the state Health Minister Cameron Dick over comments he made regarding drug addiction. Shadow Minister for Health Mark McArdle said comments from Mr Dick that minors only experiment and are not addicted to drugs... Read more
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Northern Star
Minister criticised for comments on drug addictionUPDATE: The Opposition has criticised the state Health Minister Cameron Dick ov
Minister criticised for comments on drug addiction
Northern Star / Posted yesterday
UPDATE: The Opposition has criticised the state Health Minister Cameron Dick over comments he made regarding drug addiction. Shadow Minister for Health Mark McArdle said comments from Mr Dick that minors only experiment and are not addicted to drugs... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Minister criticised for comments on drug addictionUPDATE: The Opposition has criticised the state Health Minister Cameron Dick ov
Minister criticised for comments on drug addiction
The Daily Mercury / Posted yesterday
UPDATE: The Opposition has criticised the state Health Minister Cameron Dick over comments he made regarding drug addiction. Shadow Minister for Health Mark McArdle said comments from Mr Dick that minors only experiment and are not addicted to drugs... Read more
11 related stories
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The Morning Bulletin
Minister criticised for comments on drug addictionUPDATE: The Opposition has criticised the state Health Minister Cameron Dick ov
Minister criticised for comments on drug addiction
The Morning Bulletin / Posted yesterday
UPDATE: The Opposition has criticised the state Health Minister Cameron Dick over comments he made regarding drug addiction. Shadow Minister for Health Mark McArdle said comments from Mr Dick that minors only experiment and are not addicted to drugs... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Health Minister denies existence of young drug addictsWHEN Queensland Health Minister Cameron Dick was asked why there were minimal p
Health Minister denies existence of young drug addicts
The Daily Mercury / Posted yesterday
WHEN Queensland Health Minister Cameron Dick was asked why there were minimal programs for addicted youth funded across the state, his spokesman said it was because minors only "experiment" with drugs, and weren't dependent. The response comes the... Read more
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News Mail
Dick queries age limit of mum's quest to save addicted teenWHEN Queensland Health Minister Cameron Dick was asked why there were minimal p
Dick queries age limit of mum's quest to save addicted teen
News Mail / Posted yesterday
WHEN Queensland Health Minister Cameron Dick was asked why there were minimal programs for addicted youth funded across the state, his spokesman said it was because minors only "experiment" with drugs, and weren't dependent. The response comes the... Read more
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The North West Star
Emotions high at summitEmotions ran high at the Katter-organised Rural Crisis Summit on Monday. CRISI
Emotions high at summit
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
Emotions ran high at the Katter-organised Rural Crisis Summit on Monday. CRISIS POINT: Organisers of the rural summit, Katter's Australia Party (KAP) power-brokers Shane Knuth and Rob Katter, with Federal Member Bob Katter (centre). IN excess of... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
QLD Health Minister rejects underage drug addictsWHEN Queensland Health Minister Cameron Dick was asked why there were minimal p
QLD Health Minister rejects underage drug addicts
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
WHEN Queensland Health Minister Cameron Dick was asked why there were minimal programs for addicted youth funded across the state, his spokesman said it was because minors only "experiment" with drugs, and weren't dependent. The response comes the... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Rockhampton MP - the government can only do so muchTONY (McMahon) is right to highlight those who toiled to restore Keppel Park Ra
Rockhampton MP - the government can only do so much
The Daily Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
TONY (McMahon) is right to highlight those who toiled to restore Keppel Park Racecourse to the point where it was possible to stage its comeback meeting on Saturday and I am grateful for the opportunity to add my appreciation for their considerable... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Hard-working Yeppoon committee deserve 'pats on the back'AS A professional stakeholder in one of Queensland's biggest industries, all to
Hard-working Yeppoon committee deserve 'pats on the back'
The Daily Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
AS A professional stakeholder in one of Queensland's biggest industries, all too often the tireless work of voluntary country race club committees and their willing band of helpers is seemingly somewhat overlooked and not highlighted by not only our... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Rockhampton MP - the government can only do so muchTONY (McMahon) is right to highlight those who toiled to restore Keppel Park Ra
Rockhampton MP - the government can only do so much
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
TONY (McMahon) is right to highlight those who toiled to restore Keppel Park Racecourse to the point where it was possible to stage its comeback meeting on Saturday and I am grateful for the opportunity to add my appreciation for their considerable... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Hard-working Yeppoon committee deserve 'pats on the back'AS A professional stakeholder in one of Queensland's biggest industries, all to
Hard-working Yeppoon committee deserve 'pats on the back'
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
AS A professional stakeholder in one of Queensland's biggest industries, all too often the tireless work of voluntary country race club committees and their willing band of helpers is seemingly somewhat overlooked and not highlighted by not only our... Read more
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News Mail
Rockhampton MP - the government can only do so muchTONY (McMahon) is right to highlight those who toiled to restore Keppel Park Ra
Rockhampton MP - the government can only do so much
News Mail / Posted 2 days ago
TONY (McMahon) is right to highlight those who toiled to restore Keppel Park Racecourse to the point where it was possible to stage its comeback meeting on Saturday and I am grateful for the opportunity to add my appreciation for their considerable... Read more
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News Mail
Hard-working Yeppoon committee deserve 'pats on the back'AS A professional stakeholder in one of Queensland's biggest industries, all to
Hard-working Yeppoon committee deserve 'pats on the back'
News Mail / Posted 2 days ago
AS A professional stakeholder in one of Queensland's biggest industries, all too often the tireless work of voluntary country race club committees and their willing band of helpers is seemingly somewhat overlooked and not highlighted by not only our... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Program encourages kids to swap technology for play outdoorsWHEN Bill Byrne was growing up, climbing trees, making mud pies and generally s
Program encourages kids to swap technology for play outdoors
The Daily Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
WHEN Bill Byrne was growing up, climbing trees, making mud pies and generally spending hours on end running around outdoors was common practice. That's why the Minister for Agriculture, Sport and Recreation and Member for Rockhampton has thrown his... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Program encourages kids to swap technology for play outdoorsWHEN Bill Byrne was growing up, climbing trees, making mud pies and generally s
Program encourages kids to swap technology for play outdoors
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
WHEN Bill Byrne was growing up, climbing trees, making mud pies and generally spending hours on end running around outdoors was common practice. That's why the Minister for Agriculture, Sport and Recreation and Member for Rockhampton has thrown his... Read more
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News Mail
Program encourages kids to swap technology for play outdoorsWHEN Bill Byrne was growing up, climbing trees, making mud pies and generally s
Program encourages kids to swap technology for play outdoors
News Mail / Posted 3 days ago
WHEN Bill Byrne was growing up, climbing trees, making mud pies and generally spending hours on end running around outdoors was common practice. That's why the Minister for Agriculture, Sport and Recreation and Member for Rockhampton has thrown his... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Ott to Trot? Commissioner said to be eying chairmanship again - COBB Chairman Tim Lee already has one announced opponent in his race next year for another term. But might he be on the verge of having another challenger — and losing the first one? ...Ott to Trot? Commissioner said to be eying chairmanship again COBB Chairman Ti
Ott to Trot? Commissioner said to be eying chairmanship again - COBB Chairman Tim Lee already has one announced opponent in his race next year for another term. But might he be on the verge of having another challenger — and losing the first one? ...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Ott to Trot? Commissioner said to be eying chairmanship again COBB Chairman Tim Lee already has one announced opponent in his race next year for another term. But might he be on the verge of having another challenger — and losing the first... Read more
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The Courier
More Ballarat residents to fight industrial re-zoning ANOTHER group of Ballarat residents is preparing to fight possible expansion
More Ballarat residents to fight industrial re-zoning
The Courier / Posted 5 days ago
ANOTHER group of Ballarat residents is preparing to fight possible expansion of industrial land at the city's fringes. The Ballarat City Council last night approved a motion to refer amendment... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Mayoral candidate says big spending not backed by planningMAYORAL candidate Michael McMillan has voiced concerns over a number of communi
Mayoral candidate says big spending not backed by planning
The Daily Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
MAYORAL candidate Michael McMillan has voiced concerns over a number of community infrastructure projects proposed by Rockhampton Regional Council, including the riverbank design. Mr McMillan said key infrastructure and planning activities would... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Mayoral candidate says big spending not backed by planningMAYORAL candidate Michael McMillan has voiced concerns over a number of communi
Mayoral candidate says big spending not backed by planning
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
MAYORAL candidate Michael McMillan has voiced concerns over a number of community infrastructure projects proposed by Rockhampton Regional Council, including the riverbank design. Mr McMillan said key infrastructure and planning activities would... Read more
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News Mail
Mayoral candidate says big spending not backed by planningMAYORAL candidate Michael McMillan has voiced concerns over a number of communi
Mayoral candidate says big spending not backed by planning
News Mail / Posted 6 days ago
MAYORAL candidate Michael McMillan has voiced concerns over a number of community infrastructure projects proposed by Rockhampton Regional Council, including the riverbank design. Mr McMillan said key infrastructure and planning activities would... Read more
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News Mail
Are you prepared for bushfire season?LOCALS urged to know the warning signs as bushfire season begins. Fire and Eme
Are you prepared for bushfire season?
News Mail / Posted 8 days ago
LOCALS urged to know the warning signs as bushfire season begins. Fire and Emergency Services Minister Jo-Ann Miller has officially launched the 2015 bushfire season in Rockhampton as part of a visit to Central Queensland six months on from Cyclone... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Dolphins, rays among hundreds killed on Queensland shark nets and drum lines, figures showDolphins, rays among hundreds of non-targeted animals killed on Queensland shar
Dolphins, rays among hundreds killed on Queensland shark nets and drum lines, figures show
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
Dolphins, rays among hundreds of non-targeted animals killed on Queensland shark nets and drum lines, figures show Queensland's shark control program has been accused by researchers of killing "innocent bystanders" after new figures showed 406... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Concerns for ‘thriving’ fishing black marketTHE black market fishing trade is thriving. That's according to Mackay Recreat
Concerns for ‘thriving’ fishing black market
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
THE black market fishing trade is thriving. That's according to Mackay Recreational Fishing Alliance member Lance Murray. The fisherman is a strong advocate for net-free zones, but said more fisheries officers would be needed in the region to... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Focus on projects as Trad flies inIT WAS a whirlwind tour of Capricornia yesterday as the mayors of Rockhampton a
Focus on projects as Trad flies in
The Daily Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
IT WAS a whirlwind tour of Capricornia yesterday as the mayors of Rockhampton and Livingstone presented their visions of the future to Deputy Premier Jackie Trad. It was Ms Trad's third visit to the region since Cyclone Marcia and her focus was on... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Focus on projects as Trad flies inIT WAS a whirlwind tour of Capricornia yesterday as the mayors of Rockhampton a
Focus on projects as Trad flies in
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
IT WAS a whirlwind tour of Capricornia yesterday as the mayors of Rockhampton and Livingstone presented their visions of the future to Deputy Premier Jackie Trad. It was Ms Trad's third visit to the region since Cyclone Marcia and her focus was on... Read more
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News Mail
Focus on projects as Trad flies inIT WAS a whirlwind tour of Capricornia yesterday as the mayors of Rockhampton a
Focus on projects as Trad flies in
News Mail / Posted 9 days ago
IT WAS a whirlwind tour of Capricornia yesterday as the mayors of Rockhampton and Livingstone presented their visions of the future to Deputy Premier Jackie Trad. It was Ms Trad's third visit to the region since Cyclone Marcia and her focus was on... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Recreational fishing nets not to be banned in zonesNOTHING will stop recreational fisherman dropping cast and bait nets in areas s
Recreational fishing nets not to be banned in zones
The Daily Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
NOTHING will stop recreational fisherman dropping cast and bait nets in areas soon to be classed as "net free zones". The three zones off the Queensland coast will be banned for commercial gill and bait net fishing from November 1, if state... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Concerns for ‘thriving’ fishing black marketTHE black market fishing trade is thriving. That's according to Mackay Recreat
Concerns for ‘thriving’ fishing black market
The Daily Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
THE black market fishing trade is thriving. That's according to Mackay Recreational Fishing Alliance member Lance Murray. The fisherman is a strong advocate for net-free zones, but said more fisheries officers would be needed in the region to... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Recreational fishing nets not to be banned in zonesNOTHING will stop recreational fisherman dropping cast and bait nets in areas s
Recreational fishing nets not to be banned in zones
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
NOTHING will stop recreational fisherman dropping cast and bait nets in areas soon to be classed as "net free zones". The three zones off the Queensland coast will be banned for commercial gill and bait net fishing from November 1, if state... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Concerns for ‘thriving’ fishing black marketTHE black market fishing trade is thriving. That's according to Mackay Recreat
Concerns for ‘thriving’ fishing black market
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
THE black market fishing trade is thriving. That's according to Mackay Recreational Fishing Alliance member Lance Murray. The fisherman is a strong advocate for net-free zones, but said more fisheries officers would be needed in the region to... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
ALP puts the boot into youth crimeBOOT camps might be an effective way to get into shape, but according to Rockha
ALP puts the boot into youth crime
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
BOOT camps might be an effective way to get into shape, but according to Rockhampton MP Bill Byrne they are not effective in dealing with youth crime. It was announced last week by Attorney-General Yvette D'Ath that the EIYBC (Early Intervention... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Government set to approve new net-free zonesLANCE Murray and Geoff Walsh feel like they've won the lotto. After 16 years o
Government set to approve new net-free zones
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
LANCE Murray and Geoff Walsh feel like they've won the lotto. After 16 years of campaigning by the Mackay Recreational Fishing Alliance members, the state government yesterday finalised a plan to create three net-free zones off the Queensland... Read more
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Queensland Times
Government set to approve new net-free zonesLANCE Murray and Geoff Walsh feel like they've won the lotto. After 16 years o
Government set to approve new net-free zones
Queensland Times / Posted 12 days ago
LANCE Murray and Geoff Walsh feel like they've won the lotto. After 16 years of campaigning by the Mackay Recreational Fishing Alliance members, the state government yesterday finalised a plan to create three net-free zones off the Queensland... Read more
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News Mail
Government set to approve new net-free zonesLANCE Murray and Geoff Walsh feel like they've won the lotto. After 16 years o
Government set to approve new net-free zones
News Mail / Posted 12 days ago
LANCE Murray and Geoff Walsh feel like they've won the lotto. After 16 years of campaigning by the Mackay Recreational Fishing Alliance members, the state government yesterday finalised a plan to create three net-free zones off the Queensland... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Government set to approve new net-free zonesLANCE Murray and Geoff Walsh feel like they've won the lotto. After 16 years o
Government set to approve new net-free zones
The Daily Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
LANCE Murray and Geoff Walsh feel like they've won the lotto. After 16 years of campaigning by the Mackay Recreational Fishing Alliance members, the state government yesterday finalised a plan to create three net-free zones off the Queensland... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Government set to approve new net-free zonesLANCE Murray and Geoff Walsh feel like they've won the lotto. After 16 years o
Government set to approve new net-free zones
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
LANCE Murray and Geoff Walsh feel like they've won the lotto. After 16 years of campaigning by the Mackay Recreational Fishing Alliance members, the state government yesterday finalised a plan to create three net-free zones off the Queensland... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Govt settlement schemes for fisherman hit by net-free zonesTHE Queensland Government will catch some commercial fishing licences after imp
Govt settlement schemes for fisherman hit by net-free zones
The Daily Mercury / Posted 13 days ago
THE Queensland Government will catch some commercial fishing licences after implementing its new net-free fishing zones near Mackay and Rockhampton. Licence buy-backs and compensations will be two settlement packages offered to commercial fisherman,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fishing industry warns net bans will affect fresh seafood supplyQueensland net fishers left high and dry by Minister's decision to buy them out
Fishing industry warns net bans will affect fresh seafood supply
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
Queensland net fishers left high and dry by Minister's decision to buy them out By Charlie McKillop and Alyse Edwards Photo: The Queensland seafood peak body says 30 per cent less wild-caught barramundi will be available to consumers as a result of... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Govt settlement schemes for fisherman hit by net-free zonesTHE Queensland Government will catch some commercial fishing licences after imp
Govt settlement schemes for fisherman hit by net-free zones
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
THE Queensland Government will catch some commercial fishing licences after implementing its new net-free fishing zones near Mackay and Rockhampton. Licence buy-backs and compensations will be two settlement packages offered to commercial fisherman,... Read more
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Queensland Times
Govt settlement schemes for fisherman hit by net-free zonesTHE Queensland Government will catch some commercial fishing licences after imp
Govt settlement schemes for fisherman hit by net-free zones
Queensland Times / Posted 13 days ago
THE Queensland Government will catch some commercial fishing licences after implementing its new net-free fishing zones near Mackay and Rockhampton. Licence buy-backs and compensations will be two settlement packages offered to commercial fisherman,... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Govt settlement schemes for fisherman hit by net-free zonesTHE Queensland Government will catch some commercial fishing licences after imp
Govt settlement schemes for fisherman hit by net-free zones
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
THE Queensland Government will catch some commercial fishing licences after implementing its new net-free fishing zones near Mackay and Rockhampton. Licence buy-backs and compensations will be two settlement packages offered to commercial fisherman,... Read more
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News Mail
Govt settlement schemes for fisherman hit by net-free zonesTHE Queensland Government will catch some commercial fishing licences after imp
Govt settlement schemes for fisherman hit by net-free zones
News Mail / Posted 13 days ago
THE Queensland Government will catch some commercial fishing licences after implementing its new net-free fishing zones near Mackay and Rockhampton. Licence buy-backs and compensations will be two settlement packages offered to commercial fisherman,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
621 sharks killed off Queensland coast through control program Photo: The Government says it has no intention of win
621 sharks killed off Queensland coast
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
through control program Photo: The Government says it has no intention of winding back its shark control program. (Guy Harvey: Ocean Foundation) More than 600 sharks have been killed off Queensland's coast in... Read more
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News Mail
Net-free zones a threat to seafood industryTHE seafood industry is predicting job losses and an increase in the price of Q
Net-free zones a threat to seafood industry
News Mail / Posted 13 days ago
THE seafood industry is predicting job losses and an increase in the price of Queensland seafood after the State Government announced three new net-free fishing zones off the coast. Fisheries Minister Bill Byrne made the move official and said the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
600 sharks killed off Queensland beachesShark control programs killed eight great whites of Queensland beaches last yea
600 sharks killed off Queensland beaches
Brisbane Times / Posted 13 days ago
Shark control programs killed eight great whites of Queensland beaches last year. More than 600 sharks were killed in Queensland waters as part of the state's beach protection program last year. But the Fisheries Minister Bill Byrne said the... Read more
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