Day: May 22, 2014

Parly apology for Holocaust remarks

The State Opposition was forced to make a parliamentary apology today over comments made by Labor MP Jo-Ann Miller. The Government mounted a sustained assault after Ms Miller compared fly-in-fly-out mining set-ups to Holocaust camps. Edwina Seselja reports.

Queensland Police ready for G20

Queensland Police say they’re ready for anything the G20 summit can throw at them. And they put their words into action today during a capability demonstration at Oxley. Justin Brosnan reports.

Abbott agrees some uni fees will rise

The Prime Minister has admitted it’s possible the cost of going to university could rise under the deregulation of fees. He made the admission today after thousands of students took to the streets to protest against his first budget. Jim

Valley’s new style dining a winner

The eating-out culture of Fortitude Valley is booming. Funky new restaurants are popping up in Brisbane’s latest dining precinct. Teagan West reports.

Boat show offers something for all

More than 300 boat exhibitors from around the world are showcasing their very best. The Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show opens today. Jacinta Lal reports.