Tony Moore

Tony Moore

Tony Moore is a senior reporter for brisbanetimes.com.au.

LNP's Glasson yet to decide if he will recontest Griffith

Tony Moore Bill Glasson is yet to decide whether he will recontest the seat of Griffith.

LNP selects Bill Glasson to challenge Rudd

Former AMA president Bill Glasson.

Amy Remeikis and Tony Moore Former Australian Medical Association chief Bill Glasson will challenge Kevin Rudd in the seat of Griffith at next year's federal election.

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Jones tops Labor's wish list for Ashgrove

Kate Jones campaigning on voting day 2012.

Tony Moore Former environment minster Kate Jones is still Labor’s number one choice for the seat of Ashgrove, which Premier Campbell Newman won from her in 2012.

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ALP membership has doubled: Palaszczuk

Queensland opposition leader Annastacia Palaszczuk with Stafford by-election candidate Anthony Lynham.

Tony Moore More than 4000 people have joined the Queensland branch of the ALP since its crushing 2012 election loss.

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Call for inquiry after two Barrett Centre suicides

Mourners release purple balloons in memory of Talieha.

Tony Moore The family of an 18-year-old woman released after spending three years with 24 hour a day care at the Barrett Adolescent Centre at Wacol want an urgent public inquiry into the reasons she committed...

No Heiner trial for Goss ministers: Bleijie

Tony Moore Wayne Goss’ ministers will not have to stand trial to explain why they allowed evidence – sought by an Ipswich lawyer 24 years ago - to be shredded.

Protests and promises as democracy blooms on a winter's day

Campbell Newman and Bob Andersen.

Tony Moore Democracy is alive and well, offering both protests and promises in Brisbane on a sunny winter Sunday afternoon in July.

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Premier Campbell Newman defends new voter ID laws

Tony Moore Queensland Premier Campbell Newman insists he trusts voters, despite requiring them to show identification before voting.

Newman returns to face dissatisfied voters

Queensland Premier Campbell Newman.

Amy Remeikis and Tony Moore Premier returns from break eager to push leadership credentials.

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Labor refers Sibelco sand mining company to CMC

the lease on Sibelco's Enterprise Mine from 2019 until 2035.

Tony Moore North Stradbroke Island sand miner’s role in 2012 state election under spotlight.

Premier, Lord Mayor stand by Di Bella

Brisbane coffee king Phil Di Bella.

Kim Stephens, Tony Moore The Queensland premier and Brisbane's Lord Mayor have both backed Phillip Di Bella, despite the emergence of his long history of offensive, expletive laden rants aired on social media.

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Sibelco's influence on sand mining policy should go to CMC: Barrister

Stradbroke Sand miners Sibelco's dealings with the LNP Government should be scrutinised, a prominent lawyer has argued.

Tony Moore Mining company Sibelco’s dealings with the Newman Government should be subject to the same CMC scrutiny as allegations against Clive Palmer, a prominent Queensland barrister says.

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TransApex is dead - bring on the River's Edge

Brisbane Lord Mayor Graham Quirk.

Tony Moore and Kim Stephen Quirk’s council is finally beginning to leave Newman’s infrastructure legacy behind.

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Brisbane train journeys slower than in 1980, says rail veteran

Tony Moore It now takes longer to catch a train from Ipswich to Brisbane Central in 2014 than it did in late 1980, a train driver and expert who worked for the Australian Transport Safety Bureau.

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Budget provides $280 million for final section of Ipswich Motorway

a line of trucks along the ipswich motorway just outside ipswich. 28th of January 2012. Photo: Harrison Saragossi

Tony Moore Tuesday's Federal Budget will contain $280 million to finish the final section of the Ipswich Motorway and $1.3 billion for Toowoomba's range crossing Fairfax Media can reveal.

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Brisbane students protest university fee hikes

Police move on UQ LNC members who tried to interrupt a protest in Brisbane's Queens Park against increasing university fees.

Tony Moore Around 500 students take to Brisbane streets to condemn funding changes.

City Hall restoration wins conservation award

Rejuvenation work underway at City Hall.

Tony Moore $220m City Hall restoration takes out top conservation prize.

Privatising Gladstone's port will not impact LNG price: Santos CEO

Future LNG export capital  Gladstone Harbour.

Tony Moore Santos chief executive David Knox said it would make no difference to the price of Santos' liquid natural gas exports if the Port of Gladstone was privatised.

Stradbroke Island elders take Newman Government to the High Court

Dancers from the Nunukul Jagera people outside the Commonwealth Law Courts in Brisbane on June 6, 2014

Tony Moore Aunty Evelyn Parkin and her sister Grace Graham are Quandamooka people from Stradbroke Island, just an hour's drive and boat ride from the heart of Brisbane's CBD.

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Scientists get second shot at Gladstone Harbour probe

Tony Moore Two CSIRO scientists who last year found Gladstone Harbour to be healthy have been appointed to conduct a new independent inquiry into the harbour.

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