Day: September 25, 2018

QUT TV News – Tuesday 25 September 2018

Cancer map

In this bulletin, pioneering technology, developed in Brisbane, will help people fight cancer. A tiny island in Moreton Bay has hosted a big meeting to address serious issues affecting the community. Brisbane City Council has bowed to public pressure and

New tool reveals Australia’s cancer hotspots

Pioneering technology, developed in Brisbane, will help people fight cancer. The Australian Cancer Atlas offers an interactive look at national patterns surrounding the silent killer. Kendyl Bailey reports.

Bay Islands demand better services for the community

A tiny island in Moreton Bay has hosted a big meeting to address serious issues affecting the community. It was the culmination of weeks of consultation for those seeking a brighter future for their island home. Brigitte O’Brien reports.

Council tweaks Metro to increase cycle access

Brisbane City Council has bowed to public pressure and changed some of its plans for the new Metro system. Cyclists will now have some access. Ysabelle Alesna reports.

PM proposes ‘Indigenous Day’ to end Australia Day debate

The Prime Minister has flagged a national day to celebrate Indigenous Australians. Scott Morrison has weighed into the debate over the appropriateness of the date of Australia Day. Missy Drage reports.

Fashion steals the show as Tom Mitchell wins the Brownlow

Fashion stole the show on Melbourne’s red carpet last night. AFL stars suited up for the announcement of this year’s Brownlow Medallist, but their partners won the glamour stakes. Isla Stanich reports.

Powerchair National Championships in action in Brisbane

Have you ever heard of Powerchair football? The national championships are underway at the moment and there’s plenty of entertaining action. Rebecca Durrant reports.

Players back Billy Slater ahead of suspension appeal

Queensland great and Storm fullback Billy Slater will learn whether his illustrious career ends tonight. He faces the judiciary over a shoulder charge, while in AFL Collingwood prepares for its Grand Final meeting with West Coast. Alex Brewster reports.

QUT Radio News – Tuesday 25 September 2018

In today’s bulletin, concerns about the number of drugs being prescribed to aged care patients, Why students are stressing out over exams, An Aussie scientist get a world-beating award for helping regrow forests And slithery, sex-starved snakes on the sneak

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