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Northern Daily Leader
Council revisits security camerastopic for the Council which was promised $116,000 to put cameras in the CBD thr
Council revisits security cameras
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
topic for the Council which was promised $116,000 to put cameras in the CBD three years ago. However when the Newman LNP government took office Council lost the funding. Council is now revisiting it all in the hope new areas of funding will... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Council revisits security camerastopic for the Council which was promised $116,000 to put cameras in the CBD thr
Council revisits security cameras
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted yesterday
topic for the Council which was promised $116,000 to put cameras in the CBD three years ago. However when the Newman LNP government took office Council lost the funding. Council is now revisiting it all in the hope new areas of funding will... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Breast cancer fighter makes emotional plea to Michelle Landryheld on Tuesday night at CQUniversity, a local woman known as Ann voiced her co
Breast cancer fighter makes emotional plea to Michelle Landry
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
held on Tuesday night at CQUniversity, a local woman known as Ann voiced her concerns for the people of Capricornia if the LNP government were re-elected. "I had breast cancer, I'm lucky enough that I got a lot of family support," she said. "We... Read more
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Queensland Times
Maybe we should have followed NewmanCOUPLE of years ago Queensland and NSW had the opportunity to tackle massive st
Maybe we should have followed Newman
Queensland Times / Posted 2 days ago
COUPLE of years ago Queensland and NSW had the opportunity to tackle massive state debt in a state election. NSW elected an LNP government with plans to lease/sell just like Campbell Newman's plan. At the time NSW had a projected $33 billion... Read more
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News Mail
Labor candidate lashes out over Bruce Highwayon the project until next decade,” Tim Lawson said. “Despite promising in 2013
Labor candidate lashes out over Bruce Highway
News Mail / Posted 3 days ago
on the project until next decade,” Tim Lawson said. “Despite promising in 2013 that it would ‘fix’ the Bruce Highway, the LNP Government has slowed down the work program it inherited from the former Labor Government, delaying the expenditure of at... Read more
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The North West Star
Thousands turn out for Brisbane marriage equality rallyGovernment also re-instated state-sponsored ceremonies for same-sex couples, fu
Thousands turn out for Brisbane marriage equality rally
The North West Star / Posted 6 days ago
Government also re-instated state-sponsored ceremonies for same-sex couples, fulfilling a commitment made when the previous LNP government scrapped civil unions for registered relationships in 2012. But support for same-sex marriage is not uniform... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Thousands turn out for marriage equality rallyGovernment also re-instated state-sponsored ceremonies for same-sex couples, fu
Thousands turn out for marriage equality rally
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
Government also re-instated state-sponsored ceremonies for same-sex couples, fulfilling a commitment made when the previous LNP government scrapped civil unions for registered relationships in 2012. But support for same-sex marriage is not uniform... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Major mental health program to end within daysclosure of the service comes three years after a similar high-level mental heal
Major mental health program to end within days
The Daily Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
closure of the service comes three years after a similar high-level mental health service was closed down by the previous LNP government. The 15-bed Barrett Adolescent Centre in Wacol was a specialist mental health unit shut down in early... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Major mental health program to end within daysclosure of the service comes three years after a similar high-level mental heal
Major mental health program to end within days
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
closure of the service comes three years after a similar high-level mental health service was closed down by the previous LNP government. The 15-bed Barrett Adolescent Centre in Wacol was a specialist mental health unit shut down in early... Read more
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Queensland Times
Major mental health program to end within daysclosure of the service comes three years after a similar high-level mental heal
Major mental health program to end within days
Queensland Times / Posted 6 days ago
closure of the service comes three years after a similar high-level mental health service was closed down by the previous LNP government. The 15-bed Barrett Adolescent Centre in Wacol was a specialist mental health unit shut down in early... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Major mental health program to end within daysclosure of the service comes three years after a similar high-level mental heal
Major mental health program to end within days
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
closure of the service comes three years after a similar high-level mental health service was closed down by the previous LNP government. The 15-bed Barrett Adolescent Centre in Wacol was a specialist mental health unit shut down in early... Read more
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News Mail
Major mental health program to end within daysclosure of the service comes three years after a similar high-level mental heal
Major mental health program to end within days
News Mail / Posted 6 days ago
closure of the service comes three years after a similar high-level mental health service was closed down by the previous LNP government. The 15-bed Barrett Adolescent Centre in Wacol was a specialist mental health unit shut down in early... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Dawson candidates talk about the Carmichael projectproject. It took the election of a Labor state government to get the project mo
Dawson candidates talk about the Carmichael project
The Daily Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
project. It took the election of a Labor state government to get the project moving again after the dithering of the Newman LNP Government. But I don't believe any new legislation is required in response to the court delays faced by the Carmichael... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
So, hands up, who really is better off with Barnaby?question needs to be asked – who exactly will be better off? Let’s have a look
So, hands up, who really is better off with Barnaby?
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 7 days ago
question needs to be asked – who exactly will be better off? Let’s have a look at the record of the Turnbull/Joyce LNP government over the past three years. From $153 billion when they assumed office, net debt since has ballooned to $279... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
State road remains federal election campaign battlegroundtold us we needed to have a separate North Queensland state." Mr Pitt also sai
State road remains federal election campaign battleground
The Daily Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
told us we needed to have a separate North Queensland state." Mr Pitt also said he was dubious of any promises made by the LNP government, and pointed out that the Federal budget released in May also did not provide funding for the road. However,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Palaszczuk would win election 'hands down': Pittwho was the able and willing lieutenant to (former premier) Campbell Newman."
Palaszczuk would win election 'hands down': Pitt
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
who was the able and willing lieutenant to (former premier) Campbell Newman." Mr Pitt said Mr Nicholls, the former LNP government treasurer, pushed asset sales and was behind thousands of job losses and cuts to services. "He has a very,... Read more
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Weekly Times
Qld premier backed amid poor pollingwho was the able and willing lieutenant to (former Premier) Campbell Newman."
Qld premier backed amid poor polling
Weekly Times / Posted 9 days ago
who was the able and willing lieutenant to (former Premier) Campbell Newman." Mr Pitt said Mr Nicholls, the former LNP government treasurer, pushed asset sales and was behind thousands of job losses and cuts to services. "He has a very,... Read more
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Herald Sun
Qld premier backed amid poor pollingwho was the able and willing lieutenant to (former Premier) Campbell Newman."
Qld premier backed amid poor polling
Herald Sun / Posted 9 days ago
who was the able and willing lieutenant to (former Premier) Campbell Newman." Mr Pitt said Mr Nicholls, the former LNP government treasurer, pushed asset sales and was behind thousands of job losses and cuts to services. "He has a very,... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Meet the federal candidates for DawsonGlenn Lazarus team AS A former member of Mackay Advocacy's executive committee
Meet the federal candidates for Dawson
The Daily Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
Glenn Lazarus team AS A former member of Mackay Advocacy's executive committee, I have personally seen the affects the LNP government has had on mental health services. These services have been directly impacted as a result of the job cuts... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Changes to Queensland's youth justice laws welcome but token: advocacy groupthe surface of a major problem in the state, a leading advocacy group says. Pa
Changes to Queensland's youth justice laws welcome but token: advocacy group
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
the surface of a major problem in the state, a leading advocacy group says. Parliament scrapped laws by the former Newman LNP government, including boot camps as a sentencing option. In addition, young offenders would no longer be named and... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Queensland's youth justice laws a 'marshmallow' approach, Opposition sayshe was also concerned the Government did not have a viable alternative. "The 2
Queensland's youth justice laws a 'marshmallow' approach, Opposition says
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
he was also concerned the Government did not have a viable alternative. "The 2014 amendments implemented by the former LNP government appeared to be making an impact, however they were not given a proper chance to be tested and they were not... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Dairy farmers against end of Bovine Johne’s quarantineagainst him had been quite different from the general enforcement of the laws b
Dairy farmers against end of Bovine Johne’s quarantine
The Daily Mercury / Posted 14 days ago
against him had been quite different from the general enforcement of the laws because of political conflict with the then LNP Government, because of his role in Katter's Australian Party. "We were quarantined because we had two cows from down... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Dairy farmers against end of Bovine Johne’s quarantineagainst him had been quite different from the general enforcement of the laws b
Dairy farmers against end of Bovine Johne’s quarantine
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
against him had been quite different from the general enforcement of the laws because of political conflict with the then LNP Government, because of his role in Katter's Australian Party. "We were quarantined because we had two cows from down... Read more
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Queensland Times
Dairy farmers against end of Bovine Johne’s quarantineagainst him had been quite different from the general enforcement of the laws b
Dairy farmers against end of Bovine Johne’s quarantine
Queensland Times / Posted 14 days ago
against him had been quite different from the general enforcement of the laws because of political conflict with the then LNP Government, because of his role in Katter's Australian Party. "We were quarantined because we had two cows from down... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Dairy farmers against end of Bovine Johne’s quarantineagainst him had been quite different from the general enforcement of the laws b
Dairy farmers against end of Bovine Johne’s quarantine
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
against him had been quite different from the general enforcement of the laws because of political conflict with the then LNP Government, because of his role in Katter's Australian Party. "We were quarantined because we had two cows from down... Read more
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News Mail
Dairy farmers against end of Bovine Johne’s quarantineagainst him had been quite different from the general enforcement of the laws b
Dairy farmers against end of Bovine Johne’s quarantine
News Mail / Posted 14 days ago
against him had been quite different from the general enforcement of the laws because of political conflict with the then LNP Government, because of his role in Katter's Australian Party. "We were quarantined because we had two cows from down... Read more
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Queensland Times
Harding takes the credit for Shayne’s hard workthat was budgeted for by the government outside the election cycle,” Mr Attwood
Harding takes the credit for Shayne’s hard work
Queensland Times / Posted 14 days ago
that was budgeted for by the government outside the election cycle,” Mr Attwood said. “After the election the current LNP government tried to stop the funding and said it was an election commitment, when it wasn’t. “The council had... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Headspace: ‘What cuts?’establishing a headspace Mental Health Service in Mackay, Mr Christensen has no
Headspace: ‘What cuts?’
The Daily Mercury / Posted 14 days ago
establishing a headspace Mental Health Service in Mackay, Mr Christensen has now abandoned headspace, as the Federal LNP Government prepares to cut funds for mental health counselling in regional areas...," he said. "Headspace has been left... Read more
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Queensland Times
Coalition comes good on their flood mitigation funding pledgeand said Ms Harding was “an effective lobbyist”. Below is a list of the other
Coalition comes good on their flood mitigation funding pledge
Queensland Times / Posted 15 days ago
and said Ms Harding was “an effective lobbyist”. Below is a list of the other Ipswich projects funded by the Turnbull LNP Government Brassall - Flood Mitigation works in the Suttons Park/Hunter St/Haig St precinct -$400,000. Ipswich Central... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Qld job figures spun both ways as 5000 leave workit was under the Newman government. "While the new unemployment rate of 6.4 pe
Qld job figures spun both ways as 5000 leave work
Brisbane Times / Posted 15 days ago
it was under the Newman government. "While the new unemployment rate of 6.4 per cent is still lower than when the former LNP government was voted out of office, we know more needs to be done for our state's regions and we're investing in jobs and... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Qld job figures spun both ways as 5000 leave workit was under the Newman government. "While the new unemployment rate of 6.4 pe
Qld job figures spun both ways as 5000 leave work
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
it was under the Newman government. "While the new unemployment rate of 6.4 per cent is still lower than when the former LNP government was voted out of office, we know more needs to be done for our state's regions and we're investing in jobs and... Read more
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Canberra Times
Qld job figures spun both ways as 5000 leave workit was under the Newman government. "While the new unemployment rate of 6.4 pe
Qld job figures spun both ways as 5000 leave work
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
it was under the Newman government. "While the new unemployment rate of 6.4 per cent is still lower than when the former LNP government was voted out of office, we know more needs to be done for our state's regions and we're investing in jobs and... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Premier touts ‘innovation’ budgetfocus on “jobs, jobs and jobs”. “What I will say about today’s budget is that
Premier touts ‘innovation’ budget
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 days ago
focus on “jobs, jobs and jobs”. “What I will say about today’s budget is that unlike the budgets delivered by the former LNP Government, it will be measured, it will be responsible and it will be focused on growing jobs across our state,” Ms... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Landry hits back at CFMEU’s open-letter slingswhile "mining companies continue to rake in the profits with record-high levels
Landry hits back at CFMEU’s open-letter slings
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 19 days ago
while "mining companies continue to rake in the profits with record-high levels of production". But Ms Landry said the LNP government had backed local business in Capricornia as they transition from a resource to an innovation-driven economy,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Petrie on a knife's edge this federal electionup and give it a go," Ms Pedersen said. "I am really passionate about supporti
Petrie on a knife's edge this federal election
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 days ago
up and give it a go," Ms Pedersen said. "I am really passionate about supporting the community and I could see ... the LNP government and the damage they could do to the community service sector, and that's what really inspired me." Ms... Read more
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News Mail
Paramedics spat on and threatenedon a daily basis, while Labor continues to sit on its hands and ignore calls fo
Paramedics spat on and threatened
News Mail / Posted 25 days ago
on a daily basis, while Labor continues to sit on its hands and ignore calls for heightened protection measures. "The LNP Government took a strong, zero tolerance approach to those who assault our nurses, doctors and paramedics, doubling the... Read more
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Queensland Times
Greens want to re-regulate dairy industrylowest proportion of manufacturing jobs in the OECD, according to a new report
Greens want to re-regulate dairy industry
Queensland Times / Posted 25 days ago
lowest proportion of manufacturing jobs in the OECD, according to a new report by the Centre for Future Work. Under the LNP government we lost a further 50,000 jobs this year. The Greens believe that instead of the current annual $7.5 billion... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Letter: Greens want to re-regulate dairy industrylowest proportion of manufacturing jobs in the OECD, according to a new report
Letter: Greens want to re-regulate dairy industry
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 25 days ago
lowest proportion of manufacturing jobs in the OECD, according to a new report by the Centre for Future Work. Under the LNP government we lost a further 50,000 jobs this year. The Greens believe that instead of the current annual $7.5 billion... Read more
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News Mail
Greens want to re-regulate dairy industrylowest proportion of manufacturing jobs in the OECD, according to a new report
Greens want to re-regulate dairy industry
News Mail / Posted 25 days ago
lowest proportion of manufacturing jobs in the OECD, according to a new report by the Centre for Future Work. Under the LNP government we lost a further 50,000 jobs this year. The Greens believe that instead of the current annual $7.5 billion... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Letter: Greens want to re-regulate dairy industrylowest proportion of manufacturing jobs in the OECD, according to a new report
Letter: Greens want to re-regulate dairy industry
The Daily Mercury / Posted 25 days ago
lowest proportion of manufacturing jobs in the OECD, according to a new report by the Centre for Future Work. Under the LNP government we lost a further 50,000 jobs this year. The Greens believe that instead of the current annual $7.5 billion... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Parties pivot to capture pre-poll voteson the third investment property perhaps !!! 06 Jun 2016 11:04:51am The polic
Parties pivot to capture pre-poll votes
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 25 days ago
on the third investment property perhaps !!! 06 Jun 2016 11:04:51am The policies already in place and backed by a LNP government already do the same thing. Taxes are taken from all to benefit the common good. I am tired of people with no... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Greens want to re-regulate dairy industrylowest proportion of manufacturing jobs in the OECD, according to a new report
Greens want to re-regulate dairy industry
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
lowest proportion of manufacturing jobs in the OECD, according to a new report by the Centre for Future Work. Under the LNP government we lost a further 50,000 jobs this year. The Greens believe that instead of the current annual $7.5 billion... Read more
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The Courier Mail
The LNP’s surprise first policyto be returned under the scheme. Mr Nicholls said the scheme would provide up
The LNP’s surprise first policy
The Courier Mail / Posted 26 days ago
to be returned under the scheme. Mr Nicholls said the scheme would provide up to 200 jobs in its implementation. “An LNP government will introduce a container deposit scheme, a scheme to see containers between 150ml and three litres being... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
AgForce steps up its opposition to changes to Queensland's tree clearing laws"the" week for farmers opposed to the Palaszczuk Government's proposed reversal
AgForce steps up its opposition to changes to Queensland's tree clearing laws
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 28 days ago
"the" week for farmers opposed to the Palaszczuk Government's proposed reversal of clearing laws legislated by the previous LNP Government and the introduction of new provisions including high-value regrowth mapping and new Great Barrier Reef... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Crocodile population: We don't know if they are on increase"The Strand' beach in February. "These staff were funded under a limited life
Crocodile population: We don't know if they are on increase
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 30 days ago
"The Strand' beach in February. "These staff were funded under a limited life arrangement introduced by the former LNP government, which would have come to an abrupt end in June,' he said. "The budget will also fund the employment of an... Read more
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News Mail
Crocodile population: We don't know if they are on increase"The Strand' beach in February. "These staff were funded under a limited life
Crocodile population: We don't know if they are on increase
News Mail / Posted 30 days ago
"The Strand' beach in February. "These staff were funded under a limited life arrangement introduced by the former LNP government, which would have come to an abrupt end in June,' he said. "The budget will also fund the employment of an... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Crocodile population: We don't know if they are on increase"The Strand' beach in February. "These staff were funded under a limited life
Crocodile population: We don't know if they are on increase
The Daily Mercury / Posted 30 days ago
"The Strand' beach in February. "These staff were funded under a limited life arrangement introduced by the former LNP government, which would have come to an abrupt end in June,' he said. "The budget will also fund the employment of an... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Crocodile population: We don't know if they are on increase"The Strand' beach in February. "These staff were funded under a limited life
Crocodile population: We don't know if they are on increase
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
"The Strand' beach in February. "These staff were funded under a limited life arrangement introduced by the former LNP government, which would have come to an abrupt end in June,' he said. "The budget will also fund the employment of an... Read more
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Queensland Times
Crocodile population: We don't know if they are on increase"The Strand' beach in February. "These staff were funded under a limited life
Crocodile population: We don't know if they are on increase
Queensland Times / Posted a month ago
"The Strand' beach in February. "These staff were funded under a limited life arrangement introduced by the former LNP government, which would have come to an abrupt end in June,' he said. "The budget will also fund the employment of an... Read more
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News Mail
You can have a say on land clearing lawsthan simply overturning the LNP's 2013 changes. "Current vegetation management
You can have a say on land clearing laws
News Mail / Posted 1 months ago
than simply overturning the LNP's 2013 changes. "Current vegetation management framework put in place by the former LNP government in 2013 provided opportunities for Queensland's agriculture to grow and I strongly believe they should stay in... Read more
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