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Queensland Times
Development racing ahead of InfrastructureI WAS interested to see the story 'Boom Suburb' (26/8) about growth in Ripley.
Development racing ahead of Infrastructure
Queensland Times / Posted yesterday
I WAS interested to see the story 'Boom Suburb' (26/8) about growth in Ripley. Growth in my local area is also booming at Redbank Plains south and Springfield Lakes. Under the South East Queensland Regional Plan, by 2031 Ipswich is being asked to... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Qld economy Australia's most sluggishShadow treasurer John-Paul Langbroek Photo: Glenn Hunt Queensland Treasurer C
Qld economy Australia's most sluggish
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
Shadow treasurer John-Paul Langbroek Photo: Glenn Hunt Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt's focus on state final demand figures in the final months of the Newman Government has come back to bite, with the Opposition seizing on a June quarter slowdown... Read more
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News.com.au
Two months on, Queensland’s top legal job remains vacant Frontrunner for the role Acting Chief Justice Margaret McMurdo.Source: News C
Two months on, Queensland’s top legal job remains vacant
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
Frontrunner for the role Acting Chief Justice Margaret McMurdo.Source: News Corp Australia JUSTICES Catherine Holmes and Margaret McMurdo are among the top contenders for chief justice as the... Read more
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News.com.au
Qld donations inquiry won't probe unionsbreaking news Queensland's Labor government has brushed off suggestions of a
Qld donations inquiry won't probe unions
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
breaking news Queensland's Labor government has brushed off suggestions of an inquiry into union donations.Source: AAP AN inquiry into political donations in Queensland doesn't need to probe the influence... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Queensland refuses to mandate fluorideQueensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk. Photo: Chris Hyde The Queensland Gov
Queensland refuses to mandate fluoride
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk. Photo: Chris Hyde The Queensland Government has doubled down on ruling out mandatory fluoridation in the state's water supplies, with Annastacia Palaszczuk opting for a lead the horse to water policy, even... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Qld Labor govt to probe LNP donationsAn inquiry into political donations in Queensland has been branded a witch-hunt
Qld Labor govt to probe LNP donations
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 days ago
An inquiry into political donations in Queensland has been branded a witch-hunt by the Liberal National Party opposition. The inquiry, announced on Tuesday by Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, will target donations to the LNP and projects approved by... Read more
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Business Spectator
Qld Labor govt to probe LNP donationsAn inquiry into political donations in Queensland has been branded a witch-hunt
Qld Labor govt to probe LNP donations
Business Spectator / Posted 3 days ago
An inquiry into political donations in Queensland has been branded a witch-hunt by the Liberal National Party opposition. The inquiry, announced on Tuesday by Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, will target donations to the LNP and projects approved by... Read more
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News.com.au
Qld Labor govt to probe LNP donationsbreaking news AN inquiry into political donations in Queensland has been bra
Qld Labor govt to probe LNP donations
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
breaking news AN inquiry into political donations in Queensland has been branded a witch-hunt by the Liberal National Party opposition. THE inquiry, announced on Tuesday by Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, will... Read more
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Weekly Times
Qld Labor govt to probe LNP donationsAN inquiry into political donations in Queensland has been branded a witch-hunt
Qld Labor govt to probe LNP donations
Weekly Times / Posted 3 days ago
AN inquiry into political donations in Queensland has been branded a witch-hunt by the Liberal National Party opposition. THE inquiry, announced on Tuesday by Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, will target donations to the LNP and projects approved by... Read more
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Brisbane Times
LNP accuses Labor of 'witch hunt' over donations inquiryJarrod Bleijie says Labor is putting the corruption watchdog's independence at
LNP accuses Labor of 'witch hunt' over donations inquiry
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
Jarrod Bleijie says Labor is putting the corruption watchdog's independence at risk by asking for a probe into political donations. Photo: Rob Homer The LNP has labelled Labor's planned inquiry into political donations a "witch hunt" that will put... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Labor members push for Queensland bill of rightsLabor MP Peter Russo favours a bill of rights for Queensland. Photo: Chris Hyde
Labor members push for Queensland bill of rights
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
Labor MP Peter Russo favours a bill of rights for Queensland. Photo: Chris Hyde Queensland Labor members have joined the chorus of those pushing the government to implement a charter of rights for the state. Annastacia Palaszczuk vowed to... Read more
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Weekly Times
Asset sale plan cost Qld taxpayers $100mQUEENSLAND taxpayers forked out more than $100 million on the Liberal National
Asset sale plan cost Qld taxpayers $100m
Weekly Times / Posted 7 days ago
QUEENSLAND taxpayers forked out more than $100 million on the Liberal National Party government's failed privatisation plan, the state government has revealed. LABOR has already shown the Newman government spent $70 million on advertising and... Read more
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Business Spectator
Asset sale cost Qld taxpayers $100mQueensland taxpayers forked out more than $100 million on the Liberal National
Asset sale cost Qld taxpayers $100m
Business Spectator / Posted 7 days ago
Queensland taxpayers forked out more than $100 million on the Liberal National Party government's failed privatisation plan, the state government has revealed. Labor has already shown the Newman government spent $70 million on advertising and... Read more
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News.com.au
Asset sale plan cost Qld taxpayers $100mbreaking news QUEENSLAND taxpayers forked out more than $100 million on the
Asset sale plan cost Qld taxpayers $100m
News.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
breaking news QUEENSLAND taxpayers forked out more than $100 million on the Liberal National Party government's failed privatisation plan, the state government has revealed. LABOR has already shown the... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Labor claims LNP government set up secret asset sales branchTHE Newman Government had been preparing to sell assets since 2012 when a "secr
Labor claims LNP government set up secret asset sales branch
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
THE Newman Government had been preparing to sell assets since 2012 when a "secret" group was set up in the Transport Department, Labor has claimed. Main Roads Minister Mark Bailey told the budget estimates hearing that the Strategy and Renewal... Read more
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Queensland Times
Labor claims LNP government set up secret asset sales branchTHE Newman Government had been preparing to sell assets since 2012 when a "secr
Labor claims LNP government set up secret asset sales branch
Queensland Times / Posted 7 days ago
THE Newman Government had been preparing to sell assets since 2012 when a "secret" group was set up in the Transport Department, Labor has claimed. Main Roads Minister Mark Bailey told the budget estimates hearing that the Strategy and Renewal... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Labor claims LNP government set up secret asset sales branchTHE Newman Government had been preparing to sell assets since 2012 when a "secr
Labor claims LNP government set up secret asset sales branch
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
THE Newman Government had been preparing to sell assets since 2012 when a "secret" group was set up in the Transport Department, Labor has claimed. Main Roads Minister Mark Bailey told the budget estimates hearing that the Strategy and Renewal... Read more
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News Mail
Labor claims LNP government set up secret asset sales branchTHE Newman Government had been preparing to sell assets since 2012 when a "secr
Labor claims LNP government set up secret asset sales branch
News Mail / Posted 7 days ago
THE Newman Government had been preparing to sell assets since 2012 when a "secret" group was set up in the Transport Department, Labor has claimed. Main Roads Minister Mark Bailey told the budget estimates hearing that the Strategy and Renewal... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Labor claims LNP government set up secret asset sales branchTHE Newman Government had been preparing to sell assets since 2012 when a "secr
Labor claims LNP government set up secret asset sales branch
The Daily Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
THE Newman Government had been preparing to sell assets since 2012 when a "secret" group was set up in the Transport Department, Labor has claimed. Main Roads Minister Mark Bailey told the budget estimates hearing that the Strategy and Renewal... Read more
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Queensland Times
Council must lobby for services in growing cityI WAS interested to see the story 'Boom Suburb' (QT 26/8) about growth in Riple
Council must lobby for services in growing city
Queensland Times / Posted 7 days ago
I WAS interested to see the story 'Boom Suburb' (QT 26/8) about growth in Ripley. Growth in my local area is also booming at Redbank Plains south and Springfield Lakes. Under the South East Queensland Regional Plan, by 2031 Ipswich is being asked to... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Bootcamps to be booted by end of October after cost blowoutBOOT camps for troubled Queensland youth and juvenile offenders were introduced
Bootcamps to be booted by end of October after cost blowout
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
BOOT camps for troubled Queensland youth and juvenile offenders were introduced in August 2013. Their introduction in Rockhampton followed community concern about out of control behaviour of a small group of juveniles. The boot camps were also... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Union milks workers, gives money to LaborA FORMER High Court judge has found serious union wrongdoing in the Queensland
Union milks workers, gives money to Labor
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
A FORMER High Court judge has found serious union wrongdoing in the Queensland building industry and recommended criminal charges against a union boss with strong links to the Palaszczuk Government. The Royal Commission into Trade Union Governance... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Newman govt’s ‘half truth’ on long-wait listsCameron Dick , Minister for Health at Estimates. Picture: Darren England. QUEE
Newman govt’s ‘half truth’ on long-wait lists
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Cameron Dick , Minister for Health at Estimates. Picture: Darren England. QUEENSLAND’S “waiting list for the waiting list” has been slashed by almost 20,000 in recent months, Health Minister Cameron Dick has revealed. As at July 1, the number of... Read more
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News.com.au
Qld mine opponents lodge CCC complaintbreaking news Anti-mining protesters have complained to Queensland's corrupt
Qld mine opponents lodge CCC complaint
News.com.au / Posted 10 days ago
breaking news Anti-mining protesters have complained to Queensland's corruption watchdog about a mine expansion.Source: AAP ANTI-MINING protesters have filed a complaint with Queensland's corruption watchdog... Read more
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Perth Now
Qld mine opponents lodge CCC complaintANTI-MINING protesters have filed a complaint with Queensland's corruption watc
Qld mine opponents lodge CCC complaint
Perth Now / Posted 10 days ago
ANTI-MINING protesters have filed a complaint with Queensland's corruption watchdog in a bid to halt the expansion of an open-cut coal mine northwest of Toowoomba. LOCK the Gate Alliance announced on Tuesday they had lodged a "wide-ranging"... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Qld mine opponents lodge CCC complaintANTI-MINING protesters have filed a complaint with Queensland's corruption watc
Qld mine opponents lodge CCC complaint
Adelaide Now / Posted 10 days ago
ANTI-MINING protesters have filed a complaint with Queensland's corruption watchdog in a bid to halt the expansion of an open-cut coal mine northwest of Toowoomba. LOCK the Gate Alliance announced on Tuesday they had lodged a "wide-ranging"... Read more
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Herald Sun
Qld mine opponents lodge CCC complaintANTI-MINING protesters have filed a complaint with Queensland's corruption watc
Qld mine opponents lodge CCC complaint
Herald Sun / Posted 10 days ago
ANTI-MINING protesters have filed a complaint with Queensland's corruption watchdog in a bid to halt the expansion of an open-cut coal mine northwest of Toowoomba. LOCK the Gate Alliance announced on Tuesday they had lodged a "wide-ranging"... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Qld mine opponents lodge CCC complaintANTI-MINING protesters have filed a complaint with Queensland's corruption watc
Qld mine opponents lodge CCC complaint
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 days ago
ANTI-MINING protesters have filed a complaint with Queensland's corruption watchdog in a bid to halt the expansion of an open-cut coal mine northwest of Toowoomba. LOCK the Gate Alliance announced on Tuesday they had lodged a "wide-ranging"... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Qld mine opponents lodge CCC complaintThe Lock the Gate Alliance filed a complaint in a bid to halt the expansion of
Qld mine opponents lodge CCC complaint
Brisbane Times / Posted 10 days ago
The Lock the Gate Alliance filed a complaint in a bid to halt the expansion of an open-cut coal mine north-west of Toowoomba. Photo: Michele Mossop Anti-mining protesters have filed a complaint with Queensland's corruption watchdog in a bid to halt... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Group complains to Crime Commission over Acland mineACTION group Lock the Gate Alliance says it has lodged a wide-ranging complaint
Group complains to Crime Commission over Acland mine
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
ACTION group Lock the Gate Alliance says it has lodged a wide-ranging complaint with the Queensland Crime and Corruption Commission in relation to about $1 million of political donations to the Liberal Party of Australia made by the Acland Stage 3... Read more
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Queensland Times
Group complains to Crime Commission over Acland mineACTION group Lock the Gate Alliance says it has lodged a wide-ranging complaint
Group complains to Crime Commission over Acland mine
Queensland Times / Posted 10 days ago
ACTION group Lock the Gate Alliance says it has lodged a wide-ranging complaint with the Queensland Crime and Corruption Commission in relation to about $1 million of political donations to the Liberal Party of Australia made by the Acland Stage 3... Read more
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The North West Star
Queensland government to scrap OP system for Years 11 and 12Queensland will scrap the OP system in one of the biggest overhauls of the stat
Queensland government to scrap OP system for Years 11 and 12
The North West Star / Posted 10 days ago
Queensland will scrap the OP system in one of the biggest overhauls of the state's education system in decades. Queensland will scrap the OP system in one of the biggest overhauls of the state's education system in decades. But it will do it a year... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Qld to scrap OP scores for high-schoolersQueensland's year 12 students will no longer receive an Overall Position score
Qld to scrap OP scores for high-schoolers
Sky News Australia / Posted 11 days ago
Queensland's year 12 students will no longer receive an Overall Position score under reforms to the state's assessment system. The changes will be phased in from 2018, when Year 11 students will be the first to move over to the new system as they... Read more
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Canberra Times
Business confidence rises, but no love for Palaszczuk governmentQueensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk is yet to win over the Queensland busi
Business confidence rises, but no love for Palaszczuk government
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk is yet to win over the Queensland business community, but Treasurer Curtis Pitt says confidence is moving in the right direction. Photo: Glenn Hunt Queensland's business community is more confident in the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Business confidence rises, but no love for Palaszczuk governmentQueensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk is yet to win over the Queensland busi
Business confidence rises, but no love for Palaszczuk government
Brisbane Times / Posted 11 days ago
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk is yet to win over the Queensland business community, but Treasurer Curtis Pitt says confidence is moving in the right direction. Photo: Glenn Hunt Queensland's business community is more confident in the... Read more
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The Age
Business confidence rises, but no love for Palaszczuk governmentQueensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk is yet to win over the Queensland busi
Business confidence rises, but no love for Palaszczuk government
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk is yet to win over the Queensland business community, but Treasurer Curtis Pitt says confidence is moving in the right direction. Photo: Glenn Hunt Queensland's business community is more confident in the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Business confidence rises, but no love for Palaszczuk governmentQueensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk is yet to win over the Queensland busi
Business confidence rises, but no love for Palaszczuk government
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk is yet to win over the Queensland business community, but Treasurer Curtis Pitt says confidence is moving in the right direction. Photo: Glenn Hunt Queensland's business community is more confident in the... Read more
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WA Today
Business confidence rises, but no love for Palaszczuk governmentQueensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk is yet to win over the Queensland busi
Business confidence rises, but no love for Palaszczuk government
WA Today / Posted 11 days ago
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk is yet to win over the Queensland business community, but Treasurer Curtis Pitt says confidence is moving in the right direction. Photo: Glenn Hunt Queensland's business community is more confident in the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Queensland to scrap OP system for Years 11 and 12The graduating class of 2019 will be the first to complete Year 12 under Queens
Queensland to scrap OP system for Years 11 and 12
Brisbane Times / Posted 11 days ago
The graduating class of 2019 will be the first to complete Year 12 under Queensland's new system. Queensland will scrap the OP system in one of the biggest overhauls of the state's education system in decades. But it will do it a year later than... Read more
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Literary Minded
Canning by-election: September 19 –Hi all – can we please keep this thread on topic vis-a-vis Canning, and keep th
Canning by-election: September 19 –
Literary Minded / Posted 12 days ago
Hi all – can we please keep this thread on topic vis-a-vis Canning, and keep the general discussion rolling here: Sure William. Do you agree with the 51-49 split on those primaries? Prediction: Peter van Onselen ‏@vanOnselenP 7m7 minutes... Read more
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Brisbane Business News
NO FRILLS, NO FLUFF: FASHION IS SERIOUS BUSINESS Written on the 21 August 2015 by Laura Daquino TEN years is a milestone for
NO FRILLS, NO FLUFF: FASHION IS SERIOUS BUSINESS
Brisbane Business News / Posted 15 days ago
Written on the 21 August 2015 by Laura Daquino TEN years is a milestone for any business, but in a creative field where profits are slim to none, business owners could learn a runway of lessons from... Read more
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Gold Coast Business News
NO FRILLS, NO FLUFF: FASHION IS SERIOUS BUSINESS Written on the 21 August 2015 by Laura Daquino TEN years is a milestone for
NO FRILLS, NO FLUFF: FASHION IS SERIOUS BUSINESS
Gold Coast Business News / Posted 15 days ago
Written on the 21 August 2015 by Laura Daquino TEN years is a milestone for any business, but in a creative field where profits are slim to none, business owners could learn a runway of lessons from... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Newman spent $2m to improve image over reefOne in four residents believed the reef was being managed badly under the Newma
Newman spent $2m to improve image over reef
Brisbane Times / Posted 15 days ago
One in four residents believed the reef was being managed badly under the Newman government. gladstone_photos13_0066.jpg Photo: dnowicki@fairfaxmedia.com.au The public's faith in the state and federal government's ability to protect the Great... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Noel Pearson questions Glencore's bauxite mine deal in AurukunIndigenous leader One of the most influential Aboriginal leaders in the count
Noel Pearson questions Glencore's bauxite mine deal in Aurukun
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 days ago
Indigenous leader One of the most influential Aboriginal leaders in the country has questioned how a multinational company has won preferred status to mine a rich bauxite deposit on... Read more
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Herald Sun
Electoral Commission seeks LNP donor namesQUEENSLAND'S electoral commissioner will seek legal advice if the Liberal Natio
Electoral Commission seeks LNP donor names
Herald Sun / Posted 15 days ago
QUEENSLAND'S electoral commissioner will seek legal advice if the Liberal National Party can't name the sources of 28 "secret" donations. THE donors gave the LNP a total of $100,000 in the first half of 2014, but the party has left their name and... Read more
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News.com.au
Advice sought on secret Qld donationsbreaking news QUEENSLAND'S electoral commissioner is seeking legal advice on
Advice sought on secret Qld donations
News.com.au / Posted 15 days ago
breaking news QUEENSLAND'S electoral commissioner is seeking legal advice on his next move if the Liberal National Party is unable to name the source of 28 "secret" donations. THE former Newman government... Read more
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WA Today
Abbot Point expansion environmental impact statement issuedOh dear, with a name like that we know this mine will promise a lot, deliver ve
Abbot Point expansion environmental impact statement issued
WA Today / Posted 15 days ago
Oh dear, with a name like that we know this mine will promise a lot, deliver very little and create a environmental disaster a well. mining is not the future, renewable solar and wind energy is the future. once adani is stopped we need to do more... Read more
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Perth Now
Advice sought on secret Qld donationsQUEENSLAND'S electoral commissioner is seeking legal advice on his next move if
Advice sought on secret Qld donations
Perth Now / Posted 15 days ago
QUEENSLAND'S electoral commissioner is seeking legal advice on his next move if the Liberal National Party is unable to name the source of 28 "secret" donations. THE former Newman government raised the disclosure threshold for political donations... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Another LNP project headed for scrap heapTHE Budget Estimates hearing continues today. Follow our coverage below. NEW P
Another LNP project headed for scrap heap
The Courier Mail / Posted 15 days ago
THE Budget Estimates hearing continues today. Follow our coverage below. NEW PROTOCOL TO APPOINT JUDGES ATTORNEY-General Yvette D’Ath says she will release a discussion paper on her plans for a new protocol to help governments appoint new judges... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Advice sought on secret Qld donationsQUEENSLAND'S electoral commissioner is seeking legal advice on his next move if
Advice sought on secret Qld donations
Adelaide Now / Posted 15 days ago
QUEENSLAND'S electoral commissioner is seeking legal advice on his next move if the Liberal National Party is unable to name the source of 28 "secret" donations. THE former Newman government raised the disclosure threshold for political donations... Read more
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