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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Labor promises new youth mental health centre for Townsville

Generic depression.

Tony Moore Young people with a severe mental health issue will be treated at a new live-in care centre in Townsville, if Labor wins the next state election.

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Queensland government to pave way for new electricity retailers

Electricity meter.

Tony Moore New legislation to be introduced in state Parliament on Wednesday could make room for three to four new players in Queensland's electricity retail market, industry sources say.

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Legacy to get $100,000 a year from tunnel

The western portal to the Legacy Way tunnel in Toowong.

Tony Moore One cent will be donated to charity for every trip made on Legacy Way tunnel.

Inside Brisbane's billion dollar inner-city land debate

Kurilpa

Tony Moore From the air over South Brisbane you can see how out-of-place the series of industrial sites along the Brisbane River opposite Milton – virtually in the middle of the city – are in 2014.

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Government hopes public will forget: Fitzgerald

Corruption fighter Tony Fitzgerald has predicted the Queensland government will tone down its

Tony Moore and AAP The Queensland government will tone down its "law and order rhetoric" and "hope the public forgets the damage" done to Queensland's anti-corruption commission, Tony Fitzgerald has predicted.

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BaT tunnel could still change: Newman

Brisbane's planned BaT Tunnel.

Tony Moore Brisbane now has six weeks to pass its final comments on the $5 billion BaT tunnel.

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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...

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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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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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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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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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.