Queensland

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‘Cowering before wealthy investors’: Queensland scraps tax changes targeting interstate landlords
Backflip comes after resistance from real estate industry and NSW’s refusal to hand over information

Eden Gillespie

30, Sep, 2022 @4:37 AM

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Queensland opens talks for federal funding for world’s largest pumped hydro project
Annastacia Palaszczuk unveils details about 5GW renewables project that is estimated to cost $12bn

Ben Smee

29, Sep, 2022 @6:05 AM

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Queensland government pledges to end reliance on coal-fired power by 2035
Annastacia Palaszczuk says state is facing a ‘climate emergency’ while unveiling $62bn energy plan

Graham Readfearn and Ben Smee

28, Sep, 2022 @5:54 AM

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‘Early signs get missed’: moves to support Australian families whose children refuse to go to school
Expert says it’s vital to change how student absences are recorded to better track school refusal

Adeshola Ore

27, Sep, 2022 @5:30 PM

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First Nations children account for 84% of Queensland youth detainees put in solitary confinement
Figures show nearly 26,000 ‘separations’ of Indigenous children in a year as advocates call for ban of ‘shameful’ practice

Eden Gillespie

27, Sep, 2022 @5:30 PM

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Herbal product Kamini may be causing opioid dependence in Australia, doctors warn
Use of Ayurvedic medicine Kamini Vidrawan Ras resulted in 24 reported presentations to addiction clinics in Queensland and Victoria

Melissa Davey

26, Sep, 2022 @5:30 PM

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‘A social calamity’: record-high rents push tenants across Australia to breaking point
Interest rate hikes and lack of supply across Australian cities are leaving tenants exposed to ballooning rents and evictions

Caitlin Cassidy

26, Sep, 2022 @5:30 PM

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‘Field of dreams’: Queensland plans to build Australia’s largest publicly owned windfarm
Government says the 150-turbine windfarm could generate enough electricity to power 230,000 homes

Graham Readfearn

26, Sep, 2022 @3:05 AM

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Queensland shrugs off threats from NSW premier to withhold land tax data
Despite Dominic Perrottet’s strong criticism of Queensland’s land tax changes, the state says it has all the information it needs

Ben Smee

26, Sep, 2022 @2:44 AM

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Queensland lab at the centre of DNA testing failures allegedly beset by workplace conflicts
Exclusive: state government was aware of problems at forensic lab, which included bullying complaints and ‘vendettas’ against managers

Ben Smee

25, Sep, 2022 @5:30 PM

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With another La Niña under way, experts warn Australia’s east coast remains at high risk
If the latest event brings flooding, it will be the fourth NSW summer in a row marked by natural disaster; in Queensland, the fifth

Lisa Cox

24, Sep, 2022 @8:00 PM

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PM speaks out against discrimination; Penny Wong calls on China to rein in Putin – as it happened
Dozens of flood warnings across NSW after state lashed by heavy rainfall overnight. This blog is now closed

Royce Kurmelovs and Mostafa Rachwani

24, Sep, 2022 @7:09 AM

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