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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Paroled inmates unable to find accommodation returning to prison at $70,000 a year

Prison

Tony Moore Queensland prisoners eligible for parole are struggling to find suitable accommodation so some are spending up to two years longer than they need to in jail, each costing taxpayers $70,000 a year.

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Forward Brisbane Leadership: a colourful history

Tony Moore Forward Brisbane Leadership - the fundraising trust that catapulted Campbell Newman to Brisbane’s lord mayoralty and the Queensland premier’s job - was always colourful.

Ethics committee finds Ros Bates misled parliament but not intentionally

Ros Bates

Tony Moore Former arts and science minister Ros Bates misled state parliament when she read information to the parliament in October 2013 about her son Ben Gommers' appointment to the Transport Department,...

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Mines handling risks pollution and legal action: report

Tony Moore Ministers accused of putting environment at risk and exposed state to legal action.

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Brisbane transit tunnel named

BaT tunnel

Tony Moore Brisbane's underground bus and rail project will be named the BaT tunnel, the Queensland Government has announced.

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Labor questions how $200,000 donation went to Rudd's electorate account

Rudd

Tony Moore and James Massola Labor number crunchers are asking why a $200,000 election campaign donation ended up in Kevin Rudd's electorate account.

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Clive Palmer's waste could leak onto Great Barrier Reef: Minister

Clive Palmer presser (Thumbnail)

Tony Moore ‘‘Significant risk’’ toxic sludge from Queensland Nickel refinery will contaminate the Great Barrier Reef, says government.

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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Jarrod Bleijie rejects Tony Fitzgerald criticism

Jarrod Bleijie.

Tony Moore Attorney-General Jarrod Bleijie has dismissed Tony Fitzgerald QC’s criticism of the Newman Government’s law reform process.

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'Hypocritical' Labor also criticised judges: Newman

Queensland Premier Anna Bligh

Tony Moore Campbell Newman says former premier Anna Bligh’s criticism of the Queensland judiciary for being out of touch, showed Labor was ’hypocritical’ in attacking his governments’ bikie and sex offenders...

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Calls to raise koala protection to 'endangered'

Fears for the future of koala populations in south-east Queensland.

Tony Moore Almost 16,000 koalas have been killed in south-east Queensland between 1997 and 2011, yet Queensland's Environment Minister will not answer if he has been asked to raise the level of protection from...

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Former test pilot among potential ALP candidates for Griffith

Tony Moore A Virgin pilot is the latest ALP figure to nominate for pre-selection to stand in the seat of Griffith, held until the weekend by former prime minister Kevin Rudd.

State Government's go-slow on Koala Coast population figures

Koala signs are common throughout Petrie.

Tony Moore The State Government is yet to release crucial koala population data, as it begins to consider two projects in threatened koala habitats through Petrie and Redlands.

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Bob Katter names James Blundell among his Senate hopefuls

Bob Katter

Tony Moore The man who sang Way Out West could be Australia's most influential man, way down south after this year's federal election, if you are speaking Bob Katter's language.

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Greens hope to capitalise on Labor revival

Lead senate candidate for the Greens Adam Stone speaks to a journalist before a rally against the punitive Asylum seeker policy of the Government held in King George Square in Brisbane.27th of July 2013. Photo: Harrison Saragossi

Tony Moore The Greens hope to piggy-back on Kevin Rudd's popularity in Queensland to win a crucial second Senate seat in Queensland and preserve the carbon pricing scheme.

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Gold Coast's love affair with cars, will it wane by 2018?

Gold Coast 2018

Tony Moore Cars are already the Gold Coast's biggest transport problem, a survey of its residents suggest.

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Coalition election campaign in Brisbane

Campbell Newman

Tony Moore The Coalition will hold its federal election campaign launch in Brisbane on Sunday as it officially begins its bid to wrest power from the Kevin Rudd-led Labor Party.

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Powerhouse forum brings politics to the people

powerhouse forum

Tony Moore House of Power forum tackles everything from nuclear energy to airport noise.

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