Day: 10 September 2012

Moorooka man found dead

A man found bashed to death at a Moorooka home unit was known to police. Detectives believe the man was last seen alive on Friday. They are speaking with several witnesses. Ashley Minchin reports.

Qld budget looms

Tomorrow is D day for Queensland public servants. The LNP Government’s first budget will finally reveal the number of jobs to be axed. And Premier Newman wasn’t giving much away today, telling the media to “wait and see”. Sam Canavan

Rugby League star attacked by Twitter troll

Rugby League star Robbie Farah is the latest public figure to be targetted by Twitter. The West Tigers captain called on the Prime Minister to toughen internet laws and make trolls accountable online. Melissa Yeo reports.

Stroke survivor becomes marathon man

A stroke survivor kicked off National Stroke Week today. Dan Englund has just finished a 1000 kilometre fundraising run from Emerald to Brisbane. Claudia Cuskelly reports.

Hospitality highs and lows

It’s make or break time in Brisbane’s hospitality scene. As one hotel receives a national award, another of the city’s best known restaurants has been forced to close permanently. Camille McLachlan reports.

Brisbane Festival begins

The Brisbane Festival is under way promising a spectacle of light and creativity. The three week festival features the talent of local and international acts. Chelsea Lammas reports.

NRL finals hit by injuries

The opening weekend of the NRL finals series can be summed up as brutal. A number of key players from almost every team suffered injuries. Samantha Kolb reports.