Day: October 4, 2018

QUT TV News – Thursday 4 October 2018

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In this bulletin, Sydney’s international Airport went into full emergency mode this morning. Bill Shorten has positioned education at the forefront of Labor’s election pitch. Brisbane residents are being encouraged to clean up their yards for storm season. With the

Plane ‘Mayday’ surprise to passengers

Sydney’s international Airport went into full emergency mode this morning. A Boeing 787, carrying more than 200 people, sent a ‘Mayday’saying it could run out of fuel. Laura Lavelle reports.

Opposition pledges to reform pre-school subsidies

Bill Shorten has positioned education at the forefront of Labor’s election pitch. The Opposition Leader has promised an extra $1.7 billion to pre-school education. Claudine Blondeau reports.

Free green bins ready for summer storms

Brisbane residents are being encouraged to clean up their yards for storm season. The City Council has cut green waste costs for October, so more people can recycle. Norma Hilton reports.

Conjoined twins to be separated as early as next week

Conjoined twins Nima and Dawa Pelden could undergo surgery to separate them, as early as next week. Doctors at Melbourne’s Royal Children’s Hospital are confident they can perform the operation successfully. Liam Morton reports.

‘Body Armour’ touted as hangover cure

With the festive season just around the corner, timing couldn’t be better for the launch of a new drink being touted as a ‘hangover cure’. A group of friends developed the beverage here in Brisbane, called ‘Body Armour’. James Hawes

Blessing for four-legged friends on World Animal Day

Today is World Animal Day. To celebrate, animals all over the world have received special blessings, including at Brisbane’s RSPCA. Jack Jones reports.

Murray, Nadal to headline 2019 Brisbane International

Ticket sales have opened for the biggest event in the Queensland tennis calendar. A star-studded player lineup for the Brisbane International is now confirmed. Many matches are expected to sell out. Amy Wilson has more.

Cordner ‘nervous’ about captaincy

Boyd Cordner admits to being nervous about his role as Kangaroos Captain. Particularly after the shock Greg Inglis dismissal. Alice Leggett reports.

QUT Radio News – Thursday 4 October 2018

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