Category: State

Labor promises more funding for TAFE Queensland ahead of election

By Laura Daly Today on the campaign trail the Australian Labor Party has promised more money to vocational education and TAFE facilities. Deputy leader of the ALP Tanya Plibersek announced a $40 million plan to build a new campus at

Authorities warn flu deaths are on the rise

Queensland is in the grip of a flu disaster. It has caused at least 25 deaths so far this year and authorities say nobody is safe. James Stephens reports.

Brisbane’s Greek community begins Paniyiri prep

Paniyiri is Queensland’s largest cultural festival. So it takes plenty of preparation to get ready to feed the hungry hordes. Chloe Maxwell reports.

Million dollar rugby facility planned for Ballymore

Ballymore is about to get a 15 million dollar expansion. The money will build a state-of-the-art National Training Centre. Grace Desoe reports.

Drastic rise in domestic violence order breaches

Domestic violence is a huge problem in Australia. So, raising awareness is crucial. James Stephens reports.

Technical glitches cause NAPLAN concern

NAPLAN testing kicks off across the country on Tuesday. But a tech-savvy switch to doing it online, hasn’t come without controversy. Isla Stanich reports.

Locals fight Toondah Harbour development

A delicate Bayside ecosystem is under threat from development. Toondah Harbour is the lifeblood of dozens of types of migratory birds and marine species. Grace Desoe reports.

Party leaders head to Sunshine State on election campaign trail

With just eight days to go, the federal election campaign is heating up, as the leaders visit the Sunshine State. Health and resources the big talking points of the day. Brittany Butler reports.

New administrator gets down to work for Logan City Council

The scandal plagued Logan City Council is turning over a new leaf. Its new administrator today outlined her vision for the future. It follows the dramatic dismissal of the entire council. Laura Daly reports.

Queensland greats seal memories in time capsule

It’s a moment frozen in time. As Brisbane’s Queens Wharf development continues to surge ahead, a piece of our present will be preserved for the future. Bianca Snodgrass reports.