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Brisbane Times
Springborg, Nicholls supporters claim two-horse racehe would "tell his story" to the party room. But while Mr Nicholls has faced s
Springborg, Nicholls supporters claim two-horse race
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 hours ago
he would "tell his story" to the party room. But while Mr Nicholls has faced scrutiny over his past as the face of the Newman government Strong Choices campaign and concerns over Mr Springborg's leadership style and three previous losses were... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Who are the Tims wanting the LNP leadership?second-term MP has enjoyed a rapid rise in the LNP. He was appointed as assist
Who are the Tims wanting the LNP leadership?
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 18 hours ago
second-term MP has enjoyed a rapid rise in the LNP. He was appointed as assistant minister for sport and racing in the Newman government and eight months later was promoted to racing minister before taking on housing and public works... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Tim Nicholls challenges for LNP leadershipit effectively began because of lack of numbers and Mr Nicholls considered risk
Tim Nicholls challenges for LNP leadership
Brisbane Times / Posted 21 hours ago
it effectively began because of lack of numbers and Mr Nicholls considered risky given the prominent role he played in the Newman Government. But Mr Mander is also considered an acolyte of Mr Newman, even borrowing an argument from the former... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Tim Mander to challenge Springborg for LNP leadershipthat has whirled through the media all week about his future. It was followed
Tim Mander to challenge Springborg for LNP leadership
The Daily Mercury / Posted 22 hours ago
that has whirled through the media all week about his future. It was followed at 2.35pm by an email from former Newman Government Deputy Leader Jeff Seeney saying he would move a spill of the leader and deputy leader positions. Noosa MP... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Queensland LNP could dump Springborgthat has whirled through the media all week about his future. It was followed
Queensland LNP could dump Springborg
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 22 hours ago
that has whirled through the media all week about his future. It was followed at 2.35pm by an email from former Newman Government Deputy Leader Jeff Seeney saying he would move a spill of the leader and deputy leader positions. Noosa MP... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Tim Mander to challenge Springborg for LNP leadershipthat has whirled through the media all week about his future. It was followed
Tim Mander to challenge Springborg for LNP leadership
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 22 hours ago
that has whirled through the media all week about his future. It was followed at 2.35pm by an email from former Newman Government Deputy Leader Jeff Seeney saying he would move a spill of the leader and deputy leader positions. Noosa MP... Read more
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Queensland Times
Tim Mander to challenge Springborg for LNP leadershipthat has whirled through the media all week about his future. It was followed
Tim Mander to challenge Springborg for LNP leadership
Queensland Times / Posted 22 hours ago
that has whirled through the media all week about his future. It was followed at 2.35pm by an email from former Newman Government Deputy Leader Jeff Seeney saying he would move a spill of the leader and deputy leader positions. Noosa MP... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Tim Mander to challenge Springborg for LNP leadershipthat has whirled through the media all week about his future. It was followed
Tim Mander to challenge Springborg for LNP leadership
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 22 hours ago
that has whirled through the media all week about his future. It was followed at 2.35pm by an email from former Newman Government Deputy Leader Jeff Seeney saying he would move a spill of the leader and deputy leader positions. Noosa MP... Read more
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News Mail
Tim Mander to challenge Springborg for LNP leadershipthat has whirled through the media all week about his future. It was followed
Tim Mander to challenge Springborg for LNP leadership
News Mail / Posted 22 hours ago
that has whirled through the media all week about his future. It was followed at 2.35pm by an email from former Newman Government Deputy Leader Jeff Seeney saying he would move a spill of the leader and deputy leader positions. Noosa MP... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Qld LNP 'a mess' as leadership turmoil continuesPremier Jeff Seeney has forced a spill motion, Mr Nicholls, who has been touted
Qld LNP 'a mess' as leadership turmoil continues
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
Premier Jeff Seeney has forced a spill motion, Mr Nicholls, who has been touted as a potential party leader since the Newman Government loss, has remained silent. Queensland LNP leadership battle: Tim Nicholls, Lawrence Springborg and Tim... Read more
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News.com.au
Palmer takes parting shot as he retiresUnited Party has done and knowing it would have been a different Australia if w
Palmer takes parting shot as he retires
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
United Party has done and knowing it would have been a different Australia if we hadn't stopped the 2014 budget and the Newman government in Queensland." Mr Palmer criticised the way he had been attacked over his resource business... Read more
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Perth Now
Palmer takes parting shot as he retiresUnited Party has done and knowing it would have been a different Australia if w
Palmer takes parting shot as he retires
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
United Party has done and knowing it would have been a different Australia if we hadn't stopped the 2014 budget and the Newman government in Queensland." Mr Palmer criticised the way he had been attacked over his resource business... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Palmer takes parting shot as he retiresUnited Party has done and knowing it would have been a different Australia if w
Palmer takes parting shot as he retires
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
United Party has done and knowing it would have been a different Australia if we hadn't stopped the 2014 budget and the Newman government in Queensland." Mr Palmer criticised the way he had been attacked over his resource business... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Unelectable' Lawrence Springborg faces threat of leadership spillMr Nicholls to be the strongest contender, and would be able to overcome his ha
'Unelectable' Lawrence Springborg faces threat of leadership spill
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Mr Nicholls to be the strongest contender, and would be able to overcome his handicap of being associated with the Newman government and asset lease baggage. "He is high profile, holds a high-profile Brisbane seat — safer the Tim Mander's... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Committee assessing proposed changes to tree clearing laws receives hundreds of submissionMr Schembri said. Among the proposed changes, Labor is seeking to remove provi
Committee assessing proposed changes to tree clearing laws receives hundreds of submission
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Mr Schembri said. Among the proposed changes, Labor is seeking to remove provisions introduced by the previous Newman government, allowing the clearing of land for high value agriculture. The Palaszczuk Government has previously said... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Qld LNP leadership showdown setthan 2 per cent, was the face of an aborted leadership challenge in February.
Qld LNP leadership showdown set
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
than 2 per cent, was the face of an aborted leadership challenge in February. Mr Nicholls is still seen as tainted by the Newman government years. Nanango MP Deb Frecklington has been suggested as the deputy for either, but has only said she... Read more
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Herald Sun
Palmer takes parting shot as he retiresUnited Party has done and knowing it would have been a different Australia if w
Palmer takes parting shot as he retires
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
United Party has done and knowing it would have been a different Australia if we hadn't stopped the 2014 budget and the Newman government in Queensland." Parliament should not be a forum for "professional politicians", but rather people devoted... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Palmer takes parting shot as he retiresUnited Party has done and knowing it would have been a different Australia if w
Palmer takes parting shot as he retires
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
United Party has done and knowing it would have been a different Australia if we hadn't stopped the 2014 budget and the Newman government in Queensland." Parliament should not be a forum for "professional politicians", but rather people devoted... Read more
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The Border Mail
Brisbane deputy mayor Adrian Schrinner backs voluntary helmet trial for cyclistsand shared cycle paths, and on roads with a speed limit of 60km/hr or less. Th
Brisbane deputy mayor Adrian Schrinner backs voluntary helmet trial for cyclists
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
and shared cycle paths, and on roads with a speed limit of 60km/hr or less. That recommendation was not adopted by the Newman government. "The decision to keep helmet laws the same is based on scientific evidence that clearly supports the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Brisbane deputy mayor Adrian Schrinner backs voluntary helmet trial for cyclistsand shared cycle paths, and on roads with a speed limit of 60km/hr or less. Th
Brisbane deputy mayor Adrian Schrinner backs voluntary helmet trial for cyclists
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
and shared cycle paths, and on roads with a speed limit of 60km/hr or less. That recommendation was not adopted by the Newman government. "The decision to keep helmet laws the same is based on scientific evidence that clearly supports the... Read more
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The Courier
Brisbane deputy mayor Adrian Schrinner backs voluntary helmet trial for cyclistsand shared cycle paths, and on roads with a speed limit of 60km/hr or less. Th
Brisbane deputy mayor Adrian Schrinner backs voluntary helmet trial for cyclists
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
and shared cycle paths, and on roads with a speed limit of 60km/hr or less. That recommendation was not adopted by the Newman government. "The decision to keep helmet laws the same is based on scientific evidence that clearly supports the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Brisbane deputy mayor Adrian Schrinner backs voluntary helmet trial for cyclistsand shared cycle paths, and on roads with a speed limit of 60km/hr or less. Th
Brisbane deputy mayor Adrian Schrinner backs voluntary helmet trial for cyclists
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
and shared cycle paths, and on roads with a speed limit of 60km/hr or less. That recommendation was not adopted by the Newman government. "The decision to keep helmet laws the same is based on scientific evidence that clearly supports the... Read more
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The Young Witness
Brisbane deputy mayor Adrian Schrinner backs voluntary helmet trial for cyclistsand shared cycle paths, and on roads with a speed limit of 60km/hr or less. Th
Brisbane deputy mayor Adrian Schrinner backs voluntary helmet trial for cyclists
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
and shared cycle paths, and on roads with a speed limit of 60km/hr or less. That recommendation was not adopted by the Newman government. "The decision to keep helmet laws the same is based on scientific evidence that clearly supports the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Brisbane deputy mayor Adrian Schrinner backs voluntary helmet trial for cyclistsand shared cycle paths, and on roads with a speed limit of 60km/hr or less. Th
Brisbane deputy mayor Adrian Schrinner backs voluntary helmet trial for cyclists
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
and shared cycle paths, and on roads with a speed limit of 60km/hr or less. That recommendation was not adopted by the Newman government. "The decision to keep helmet laws the same is based on scientific evidence that clearly supports the... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Brisbane deputy mayor Adrian Schrinner backs voluntary helmet trial for cyclistsand shared cycle paths, and on roads with a speed limit of 60km/hr or less. Th
Brisbane deputy mayor Adrian Schrinner backs voluntary helmet trial for cyclists
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
and shared cycle paths, and on roads with a speed limit of 60km/hr or less. That recommendation was not adopted by the Newman government. "The decision to keep helmet laws the same is based on scientific evidence that clearly supports the... Read more
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Manning River Times
Brisbane deputy mayor Adrian Schrinner backs voluntary helmet trial for cyclistsand shared cycle paths, and on roads with a speed limit of 60km/hr or less. Th
Brisbane deputy mayor Adrian Schrinner backs voluntary helmet trial for cyclists
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
and shared cycle paths, and on roads with a speed limit of 60km/hr or less. That recommendation was not adopted by the Newman government. "The decision to keep helmet laws the same is based on scientific evidence that clearly supports the... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Brisbane deputy mayor Adrian Schrinner backs voluntary helmet trial for cyclistsand shared cycle paths, and on roads with a speed limit of 60km/hr or less. Th
Brisbane deputy mayor Adrian Schrinner backs voluntary helmet trial for cyclists
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 days ago
and shared cycle paths, and on roads with a speed limit of 60km/hr or less. That recommendation was not adopted by the Newman government. "The decision to keep helmet laws the same is based on scientific evidence that clearly supports the... Read more
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The North West Star
Brisbane deputy mayor Adrian Schrinner backs voluntary helmet trial for cyclistsand shared cycle paths, and on roads with a speed limit of 60km/hr or less. Th
Brisbane deputy mayor Adrian Schrinner backs voluntary helmet trial for cyclists
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
and shared cycle paths, and on roads with a speed limit of 60km/hr or less. That recommendation was not adopted by the Newman government. "The decision to keep helmet laws the same is based on scientific evidence that clearly supports the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Brisbane deputy mayor Adrian Schrinner backs voluntary helmet trial for cyclistsand shared cycle paths, and on roads with a speed limit of 60km/hr or less. Th
Brisbane deputy mayor Adrian Schrinner backs voluntary helmet trial for cyclists
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
and shared cycle paths, and on roads with a speed limit of 60km/hr or less. That recommendation was not adopted by the Newman government. "The decision to keep helmet laws the same is based on scientific evidence that clearly supports the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversarythat Australia’s first May Day march took place in Barcaldine, and the festival
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversary
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
that Australia’s first May Day march took place in Barcaldine, and the festival has been built to celebrate that. The LNP Newman government shifted the public holiday to October when it was in office but it was returned to May this year by the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversarythat Australia’s first May Day march took place in Barcaldine, and the festival
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversary
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
that Australia’s first May Day march took place in Barcaldine, and the festival has been built to celebrate that. The LNP Newman government shifted the public holiday to October when it was in office but it was returned to May this year by the... Read more
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The Courier
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversarythat Australia’s first May Day march took place in Barcaldine, and the festival
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversary
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
that Australia’s first May Day march took place in Barcaldine, and the festival has been built to celebrate that. The LNP Newman government shifted the public holiday to October when it was in office but it was returned to May this year by the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversarythat Australia’s first May Day march took place in Barcaldine, and the festival
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversary
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
that Australia’s first May Day march took place in Barcaldine, and the festival has been built to celebrate that. The LNP Newman government shifted the public holiday to October when it was in office but it was returned to May this year by the... Read more
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The Young Witness
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversarythat Australia’s first May Day march took place in Barcaldine, and the festival
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversary
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
that Australia’s first May Day march took place in Barcaldine, and the festival has been built to celebrate that. The LNP Newman government shifted the public holiday to October when it was in office but it was returned to May this year by the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversarythat Australia’s first May Day march took place in Barcaldine, and the festival
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversary
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
that Australia’s first May Day march took place in Barcaldine, and the festival has been built to celebrate that. The LNP Newman government shifted the public holiday to October when it was in office but it was returned to May this year by the... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversarythat Australia’s first May Day march took place in Barcaldine, and the festival
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversary
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
that Australia’s first May Day march took place in Barcaldine, and the festival has been built to celebrate that. The LNP Newman government shifted the public holiday to October when it was in office but it was returned to May this year by the... Read more
8 related stories
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Manning River Times
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversarythat Australia’s first May Day march took place in Barcaldine, and the festival
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversary
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
that Australia’s first May Day march took place in Barcaldine, and the festival has been built to celebrate that. The LNP Newman government shifted the public holiday to October when it was in office but it was returned to May this year by the... Read more
8 related stories
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Goondiwindi Argus
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversarythat Australia’s first May Day march took place in Barcaldine, and the festival
Thousands celebrate Shearers’ Strike 125th anniversary
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 days ago
that Australia’s first May Day march took place in Barcaldine, and the festival has been built to celebrate that. The LNP Newman government shifted the public holiday to October when it was in office but it was returned to May this year by the... Read more
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Queensland Times
McArdle lashes out at LNP leadership rumourstaking the LNP to a two-party preferred lead in the latest polling and was taki
McArdle lashes out at LNP leadership rumours
Queensland Times / Posted 2 days ago
taking the LNP to a two-party preferred lead in the latest polling and was taking the party in the right direction. Former Newman Government Treasurer Tim Nicholls and former Housing Minister Mr Mander, a former NRL referee, loom as the most likely... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
McArdle lashes out at LNP leadership rumourstaking the LNP to a two-party preferred lead in the latest polling and was taki
McArdle lashes out at LNP leadership rumours
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
taking the LNP to a two-party preferred lead in the latest polling and was taking the party in the right direction. Former Newman Government Treasurer Tim Nicholls and former Housing Minister Mr Mander, a former NRL referee, loom as the most likely... Read more
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News Mail
McArdle lashes out at LNP leadership rumourstaking the LNP to a two-party preferred lead in the latest polling and was taki
McArdle lashes out at LNP leadership rumours
News Mail / Posted 2 days ago
taking the LNP to a two-party preferred lead in the latest polling and was taking the party in the right direction. Former Newman Government Treasurer Tim Nicholls and former Housing Minister Mr Mander, a former NRL referee, loom as the most likely... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
McArdle lashes out at LNP leadership rumourstaking the LNP to a two-party preferred lead in the latest polling and was taki
McArdle lashes out at LNP leadership rumours
The Daily Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
taking the LNP to a two-party preferred lead in the latest polling and was taking the party in the right direction. Former Newman Government Treasurer Tim Nicholls and former Housing Minister Mr Mander, a former NRL referee, loom as the most likely... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
McArdle lashes out at LNP leadership rumourstaking the LNP to a two-party preferred lead in the latest polling and was taki
McArdle lashes out at LNP leadership rumours
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
taking the LNP to a two-party preferred lead in the latest polling and was taking the party in the right direction. Former Newman Government Treasurer Tim Nicholls and former Housing Minister Mr Mander, a former NRL referee, loom as the most likely... Read more
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The Courier Mail
No asset sales - so billions go southMinister Darren Chester hit back, accusing the state of delaying the upgrade in
No asset sales - so billions go south
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Minister Darren Chester hit back, accusing the state of delaying the upgrade initially agreed under the former Newman government. “Instead of getting on with this project, Queensland Labor walked away because it wasn’t prepared to... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Unionists link Labour Day to Anzac Daytaking to the stage. The strong crowds was a show of strength following the re
Unionists link Labour Day to Anzac Day
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
taking to the stage. The strong crowds was a show of strength following the return of Labour Day to May, following the Newman government moving it to October before the Palaszczuk Government returned it. Labour Day this year has fallen at the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Queensland businesses suffering public holiday fatigue: Chamber of Commerceand the right set of dates in place." The Labour Day holiday, known as May Day
Queensland businesses suffering public holiday fatigue: Chamber of Commerce
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
and the right set of dates in place." The Labour Day holiday, known as May Day in Queensland, was moved to October by the Newman government to align with other states. That decision was reversed when the Palaszczuk Government came to power early... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Labor 'gleeful' over LNP leadership speculationcampaign. Mr Nicholls holds Clayfield on the fairly safe margin of just under
Labor 'gleeful' over LNP leadership speculation
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
campaign. Mr Nicholls holds Clayfield on the fairly safe margin of just under 8 per cent, despite the backlash against the Newman government. While not confirmed, a party room meeting on Monday is shaping up as a leadership showdown, with MPs now... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Queensland unions celebrate holiday's restorationrestoration to the traditional date in May. The public holiday was shifted to
Queensland unions celebrate holiday's restoration
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
restoration to the traditional date in May. The public holiday was shifted to the second half of the year by the former Newman government in order to better space out public holidays throughout the year and reduce the impact on businesses,... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Qld unions celebrate holiday's restorationrestoration to the traditional date in May. The public holiday was shifted to
Qld unions celebrate holiday's restoration
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 days ago
restoration to the traditional date in May. The public holiday was shifted to the second half of the year by the former Newman government in order to better space out public holidays throughout the year and reduce the impact on businesses,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Big crowd tipped for Labour Day marchbe closed for the parade through the city, which begins at 10am on today. This
Big crowd tipped for Labour Day march
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
be closed for the parade through the city, which begins at 10am on today. This year’s celebrations are significant given the government this year returned the Labour Day public holiday to May, after the former Newman government moved it to Oct... Read more
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