Day: September 23, 2014

RNA renovation to reap economic rewards

Stage two of the multi-billion dollar RNA refurbishment has been launched. It’s hoped the development will re-energise the site’s historic roots. Nicole Keijzer reports.

Historic dental school’s premises up for sale

Concerns were raised today about the sale of two inner-city government buildings. The current tenants provide public dental care, and they’d have to move premises outside the CBD. Rebecca Thompson reports.

QUT’s Robo-boat set to make waves

A ‘smart’ search and rescue boat, developed at QUT, is about to compete at the international Maritime RobotX Challenge. One day, it’s hoped the craft will help save lives at home, in real-life water rescues. Jacob Carson reports.

Matt Priddis wins Brownlow battle

It was the AFL’s night of nights, the annual Charles Brownlow Medal count. This year, the winner was a surprise, but it was no surprise that the WAGS outshone the players, on the red carpet. Sarah Kingston reports.

Fizz makes modern opera pop

If you’re looking for kid-friendly entertainment this school holidays, you could look at Fizz, a fun and modern opera performance now playing in Brisbane. Grace Burns reports.

Swans favoured for Saturday’s final

Four days out from the AFL Grand final and footy fever is running hot. Saturday’s face-off will be tough between the red and whites and the brown and gold. Georgia Terry reports.

Bovine Bruce fetches top dollar at auction

It was all about the boys, beers and a bull today at the annual Steer Charity Luncheon. But, there was a serious side supporting men’s health. Alexandria Scoffell reports.