In this bulletin, the Queensland government has sacked Logan City Council after a corruption probe involving the mayor and most of the city’s councillors. Brisbane residents woke to the sound of explosions and cries for help this morning, as a …
Day: 2 May 2019
The Queensland Government has sacked Logan City Council after a corruption probe involving the mayor and most of the city’s councillors. Retired senior public servant Tamara O’Shea will take the reins as interim administrator. Dominic Elsome reports.
Party leaders could cross paths this week as their campaign trails head south. They’re both in Tasmania with the Prime Minister discussing an overhaul of the PBS and the Opposition leader promoting clean energy. Alana Riley reports.
Brisbane residents woke to the sound of explosions and cries for help this morning, as a fire tore through an inner city boarding house. A nearby aged-care facility was forced into evacuation as the fire spread. Jessica Rendall reports.
Queensland Parliament House is raising awareness for Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea. It’s a fundraising event that’s brings people together, to raise awareness for cancer. Chris Smith reports.
The Melbourne Storm coach has backed the growing push for Cameron Smith to return to State of Origin. Craig Bellamy says Smith should answer an SOS from the Maroons. Adam Ashmore reports.
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