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Queensland Times
Support grows for Bruce Highway upgradeAS SUPPORT swells for the Bruce Hwy upgrade from both sides of politics, Main R
Support grows for Bruce Highway upgrade
Queensland Times / Posted 7 hours ago
AS SUPPORT swells for the Bruce Hwy upgrade from both sides of politics, Main Roads Minister Mark Bailey has been unable to confirm the project won't be delayed. Following a productive community meeting on Wednesday night, state and federal members... Read more
17h
Queensland Times
Students have chance to experience New ColomboFIFTY-two students from the University of the Sunshine Coast will have the oppo
Students have chance to experience New Colombo
Queensland Times / Posted 17 hours ago
FIFTY-two students from the University of the Sunshine Coast will have the opportunity to live, study and in the Indo-Pacific region under the 2016 mobility round of the Australian Government's New Colombo Plan. Federal Member for Fisher, Mal Brough... Read more
22h
Toowoomba Chronicle
Bruce Hwy access ramp group misses consultation opportunityAN ACTION group that spent months pushing for further public consultation on Br
Bruce Hwy access ramp group misses consultation opportunity
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 22 hours ago
AN ACTION group that spent months pushing for further public consultation on Bruce Hwy upgrade plans has failed to take up a "golden opportunity" to consult with decision-makers. Politicians of all levels, as well as representatives from the... Read more
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Queensland Times
Community Projects battle it out for funding in FisherMORE than 30 expressions of interest have been received for the Stronger Commun
Community Projects battle it out for funding in Fisher
Queensland Times / Posted 3 days ago
MORE than 30 expressions of interest have been received for the Stronger Communities Program in the Fisher electorate. Member for Fisher, Mal Brough said that the program had proved more popular than expected. Mr Brough said that a community... Read more
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Queensland Times
Vision to make jobs for tech-savvy kidsIMAGINE a future where there are so many tech-savvy businesses - from farming t
Vision to make jobs for tech-savvy kids
Queensland Times / Posted 3 days ago
IMAGINE a future where there are so many tech-savvy businesses - from farming to health to web design - that even the Coast's coolest kids want to make their careers here. SPARK BUREAU founder and CEO Zach Johnson believes the Sunshine Coast should... Read more
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Queensland Times
Community to hear from Main Roads on Bruce Hwy upgrade plansCome 7pm tomorrow night the makeup of the new Sippy Downs and District Communit
Community to hear from Main Roads on Bruce Hwy upgrade plans
Queensland Times / Posted 4 days ago
Come 7pm tomorrow night the makeup of the new Sippy Downs and District Community Association committee will probably be overshadowed by the first Department of Main Roads public briefing since Bruce Hwy upgrade plans were released. The Caloundra Rd... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Suncorp tightens up CEO contract after BoQ boss Stuart Grimshaw quit with $6m payoutHAS Stuart Grimshaw’s gobsmacking $6 million payout cast a shadow across the wi
Suncorp tightens up CEO contract after BoQ boss Stuart Grimshaw quit with $6m payout
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
HAS Stuart Grimshaw’s gobsmacking $6 million payout cast a shadow across the wider Queensland banking sector? It would seem that way. Grimshaw’s shock exit as Bank of Queensland boss last year to go work for a Texas payday lender angered many who... Read more
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Queensland Times
Update on big issues at Sippy Downs AGMALL residents are invited to attend the Sippy Downs and District Community Asso
Update on big issues at Sippy Downs AGM
Queensland Times / Posted 8 days ago
ALL residents are invited to attend the Sippy Downs and District Community Association AGM on August 26. The meeting will commence at 7pm at the Chancellor State College Primary Campus hall, Scholars Drive, Sippy Downs. Guests will hear firsthand... Read more
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Queensland Times
Bob’s concrete saw invention gets $81k leg-upPARREARRA business Cleancut Construction Products has won a Federal Government
Bob’s concrete saw invention gets $81k leg-up
Queensland Times / Posted 11 days ago
PARREARRA business Cleancut Construction Products has won a Federal Government Entrepreneurs' Programme grant to continue developing its world-first concrete cutter. The concrete cutter would dramatically improve water efficiency by recycling slurry... Read more
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Literary Minded
Fairfax-Ipsos: 54-46 to Labor –abbott was only boasting yesterday in Adelaide about “Two years of good Governm
Fairfax-Ipsos: 54-46 to Labor –
Literary Minded / Posted 12 days ago
abbott was only boasting yesterday in Adelaide about “Two years of good Government”. I’d hate to see his version of what two years of very poor Government under him would look like. slip slip away…. Mr 15%. Why does he bother? @GhostWhoVotes:... Read more
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Northern Star
Brough posts travel costs amid politicians' spending ruckusWITH the spending habits of politicians in the spotlight, a veteran Sunshine Co
Brough posts travel costs amid politicians' spending ruckus
Northern Star / Posted 19 days ago
WITH the spending habits of politicians in the spotlight, a veteran Sunshine Coast MP has set out to show he can account for every dollar of taxpayer's money he has spent on travel since taking office. Member for Fisher, Mal Brough, has posted his... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Brough posts travel costs amid politicians' spending ruckusWITH the spending habits of politicians in the spotlight, a veteran Sunshine Co
Brough posts travel costs amid politicians' spending ruckus
The Daily Mercury / Posted 19 days ago
WITH the spending habits of politicians in the spotlight, a veteran Sunshine Coast MP has set out to show he can account for every dollar of taxpayer's money he has spent on travel since taking office. Member for Fisher, Mal Brough, has posted his... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Brough posts travel costs amid politicians' spending ruckusWITH the spending habits of politicians in the spotlight, a veteran Sunshine Co
Brough posts travel costs amid politicians' spending ruckus
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
WITH the spending habits of politicians in the spotlight, a veteran Sunshine Coast MP has set out to show he can account for every dollar of taxpayer's money he has spent on travel since taking office. Member for Fisher, Mal Brough, has posted his... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Brough posts travel costs amid politicians' spending ruckusWITH the spending habits of politicians in the spotlight, a veteran Sunshine Co
Brough posts travel costs amid politicians' spending ruckus
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 19 days ago
WITH the spending habits of politicians in the spotlight, a veteran Sunshine Coast MP has set out to show he can account for every dollar of taxpayer's money he has spent on travel since taking office. Member for Fisher, Mal Brough, has posted his... Read more
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News Mail
Brough posts travel costs amid politicians' spending ruckusWITH the spending habits of politicians in the spotlight, a veteran Sunshine Co
Brough posts travel costs amid politicians' spending ruckus
News Mail / Posted 19 days ago
WITH the spending habits of politicians in the spotlight, a veteran Sunshine Coast MP has set out to show he can account for every dollar of taxpayer's money he has spent on travel since taking office. Member for Fisher, Mal Brough, has posted his... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Brough posts travel costs amid politicians' spending ruckusWITH the spending habits of politicians in the spotlight, a veteran Sunshine Co
Brough posts travel costs amid politicians' spending ruckus
Daily Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
WITH the spending habits of politicians in the spotlight, a veteran Sunshine Coast MP has set out to show he can account for every dollar of taxpayer's money he has spent on travel since taking office. Member for Fisher, Mal Brough, has posted his... Read more
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Queensland Times
WE SAY: Greedy MPs start a poll backlash on entitlementsLOOSE boundaries around the expenses politicians can claim were never meant to
WE SAY: Greedy MPs start a poll backlash on entitlements
Queensland Times / Posted 19 days ago
LOOSE boundaries around the expenses politicians can claim were never meant to represent the outer most limits of excess. It is clear from the revelations of the past two weeks, however, that many in the political ranks were happy to explore and... Read more
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Queensland Times
Brough posts travel costs amid politicians' spending ruckusWITH the spending habits of politicians in the spotlight, a veteran Sunshine Co
Brough posts travel costs amid politicians' spending ruckus
Queensland Times / Posted 19 days ago
WITH the spending habits of politicians in the spotlight, a veteran Sunshine Coast MP has set out to show he can account for every dollar of taxpayer's money he has spent on travel since taking office. Member for Fisher, Mal Brough, has posted his... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Travel expenses saga lands in Dubbo with Tony BurkeDUBBO has now become a centre of interest in the federal politicans' travel exp
Travel expenses saga lands in Dubbo with Tony Burke
Daily Liberal / Posted 19 days ago
DUBBO has now become a centre of interest in the federal politicans' travel expenses saga. DUBBO has now become a centre of interest in the federal politicans' travel expenses saga. Tony Burke, who was at the time Labor's environment minister,... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Hockey talks up jobs, ducks expensesJoe Hockey has ducked questions about the appropriateness of a colleague flying
Hockey talks up jobs, ducks expenses
Sky News Australia / Posted 20 days ago
Joe Hockey has ducked questions about the appropriateness of a colleague flying his family to Sydney for a Christmas holiday, focusing instead on his plans for jobs and growth. The federal treasurer was asked about Christopher Pyne's 2009 trip,... Read more
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Perth Now
More MPs travel under the microscopeEDUCATION Minister Christopher Pyne spent $5000 of taxpayers' money flying hims
More MPs travel under the microscope
Perth Now / Posted 21 days ago
EDUCATION Minister Christopher Pyne spent $5000 of taxpayers' money flying himself, his wife and two of his children to Sydney for a 2009 Christmas-New Year holiday. DEPARTMENT of Finance documents show each flight from Adelaide and back cost $1200... Read more
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Weekly Times
More MPs travel under the microscopeEDUCATION Minister Christopher Pyne spent $5000 of taxpayers' money flying hims
More MPs travel under the microscope
Weekly Times / Posted 21 days ago
EDUCATION Minister Christopher Pyne spent $5000 of taxpayers' money flying himself, his wife and two of his children to Sydney for a 2009 Christmas-New Year holiday. DEPARTMENT of Finance documents show each flight from Adelaide and back cost $1200... Read more
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Herald Sun
More MPs travel under the microscopeEDUCATION Minister Christopher Pyne spent $5000 of taxpayers' money flying hims
More MPs travel under the microscope
Herald Sun / Posted 21 days ago
EDUCATION Minister Christopher Pyne spent $5000 of taxpayers' money flying himself, his wife and two of his children to Sydney for a 2009 Christmas-New Year holiday. DEPARTMENT of Finance documents show each flight from Adelaide and back cost $1200... Read more
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News.com.au
More MPs travel under the microscopebreaking news Labor frontbencher Tony Burke spent $16,000 using one of the p
More MPs travel under the microscope
News.com.au / Posted 21 days ago
breaking news Labor frontbencher Tony Burke spent $16,000 using one of the prime minister's jets over three days.Source: AAP EDUCATION Minister Christopher Pyne spent $5000 of taxpayers' money flying himself,... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Govt reveals MP expenses review panelA retired Labor Speaker and an ex-Liberal leader will help review the entitleme
Govt reveals MP expenses review panel
Sky News Australia / Posted 21 days ago
A retired Labor Speaker and an ex-Liberal leader will help review the entitlements of federal MPs. The federal government has finalised the panel, established by Prime Minister Tony Abbott, to be chaired by former Finance Department Secretary David... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Brough publishes travel expensesFederal Liberal MP Mal Brough has published his taxpayer-funded travel expenses
Brough publishes travel expenses
Sky News Australia / Posted 21 days ago
Federal Liberal MP Mal Brough has published his taxpayer-funded travel expenses on his website and encouraged people to contact his office if they want to query them. The member for Fisher has claimed $6618 for his travel this year and $2633 for his... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Brough publishes travel expenses onlineFEDERAL Liberal MP Mal Brough has published his taxpayer-funded travel expenses
Brough publishes travel expenses online
The Courier Mail / Posted 21 days ago
FEDERAL Liberal MP Mal Brough has published his taxpayer-funded travel expenses on his website and encouraged people to contact his office if they want to query them. THE member for Fisher has claimed $6618 for his travel this year and $2633 for his... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Indigenous initiative fills void left after Rio Tinto's exit from Nhulunbuy Photo: Mining company Rio Tinto announced the alumina refinery was going into
Indigenous initiative fills void left after Rio Tinto's exit from Nhulunbuy
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 29 days ago
Photo: Mining company Rio Tinto announced the alumina refinery was going into curtailment in 2013, costing 1,100 workers their jobs. (105.7 ABC Darwin: Emilia... Read more
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Queensland Times
Jamieson calls for support on solar farm funding bidSUNSHINE Coast Council's request for federal funding for its solar farm will be
Jamieson calls for support on solar farm funding bid
Queensland Times / Posted 29 days ago
SUNSHINE Coast Council's request for federal funding for its solar farm will benefit the region's ratepayers for years to come, according to Mayor Mark Jamieson. As reported last week, the council voted unanimously to nominate the Mary Cairncross... Read more
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Queensland Times
Family expo gears up to inspireTHE Sunny Coast Kids Family Expo is preparing to inspire local families again t
Family expo gears up to inspire
Queensland Times / Posted 1 months ago
THE Sunny Coast Kids Family Expo is preparing to inspire local families again this year as it returns to Lake Kawana Community Centre on Saturday, September 12 from 9am to 3pm Last year, the event proved to be extremely popular with families... Read more
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Queensland Times
Council reapplies for solar farm fundingUPDATED SATURDAY, 25 JULY SUNSHINE Coast councillors this week unanimously vot
Council reapplies for solar farm funding
Queensland Times / Posted 1 months ago
UPDATED SATURDAY, 25 JULY SUNSHINE Coast councillors this week unanimously voted to apply for $10 million in Federal Government funding for the solar farm through the National Stronger Regions Fund. Mayor Mark Jamieson said the Sunshine Coast Solar... Read more
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Queensland Times
Hundreds of real jobs will be up for grabs next monthTHERE could be more than 500 "real" jobs up for grabs at the Sunshine Coast Job
Hundreds of real jobs will be up for grabs next month
Queensland Times / Posted 1 months ago
THERE could be more than 500 "real" jobs up for grabs at the Sunshine Coast Job Show next month. Last Saturday the Daily shone a spotlight on the Coast's rate of youth unemployment, which is higher than the state average at 14.4%. Along with... Read more
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Queensland Times
Hey Clive, here's a map of your Fairfax electorateIN A cheeky swipe as his opposition, LNP candidate for Fairfax Ted O'Brien has
Hey Clive, here's a map of your Fairfax electorate
Queensland Times / Posted 1 months ago
IN A cheeky swipe as his opposition, LNP candidate for Fairfax Ted O'Brien has sent a letter and map to Clive Palmer. Mr O'Brien, the LNP candidate for Fairfax, decided to send the controversial MP a map of his own electorate following a report that... Read more
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Queensland Times
WE SAY: Council’s flying solo on solar farm fundingIF THE premonitions coming from Federal Member for Fisher Mal Brough are right,
WE SAY: Council’s flying solo on solar farm funding
Queensland Times / Posted 1 months ago
IF THE premonitions coming from Federal Member for Fisher Mal Brough are right, Sunshine Coast Council has diddly-squat chance of getting funding from the National Stronger Regions Fund for its solar farm. While we admire the attempt of the council... Read more
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