Tony Moore

Tony Moore

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

Queensland Premier Campbell Newman's mobile phone number and address published

Tony Moore and Marissa Calligeros The mobile phone numbers of Premier Campbell Newman and his wife Lisa and the family's home address were listed on a social media site on Sunday.

Apprentice apologised for posting Premier Campbell Newman's personal details

Mobile phone

Tony Moore An apprentice mechanic who posted online a photo showing Campbell Newman’s personal details wrote to the premier to apologise in August.

Insurance hikes in tropical Queensland damaging business, owners claim

Tony Moore A North Queensland small businesses is questioning insurance premiums which have quadrupled in three years, describing them as "anti-business" and hurting north Queensland.

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Clive Palmer halts Queensland Nickel plant operations

Mirabela Nickel has been buoyed by a rise in the nickel price, gaining as much as 12 per cent.

Tony Moore Clive Palmer's Queensland Nickel on Monday temporarily stopped work at its nickel factory 25 kilometres north of Townsville which has been badly affected by almost 300 mm of rain.

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Karawatha Forest project work to begin

Tony Moore Brisbane’s 900-hectare Karawatha Forest will finally get the southside’s first environmental learning centre when work starts in September.

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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.

Bonded Stores: Queensland Heritage Council members to sit out vote

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Tony Moore Two Queensland Heritage Council members have declared conflicts of interest and will not vote on whether to add Margaret Street’s historic Bonded Stores Buildings to the Queensland Heritage Register.

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Mt Coot-tha Botanic Gardens to add lagoon, amphitheatre

An artist impression of the Botanic Gardens expansion at Mt Coot-tha.

Tony Moore Work on the biggest expansion to Brisbane’s Botanical Garden in 40 years will be revealed Wednesday morning in the parkland at the Legacy Way tunnel at Toowong.

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Privatise assets to fund infrastructure, Warren Truss tells Queensland

Legacy Way Tunnel in Brisbane

Tony Moore Acting Prime Minister Warren Truss has suggested Queensland follow the lead of New South Wales, which has offered 99-year leases on ports to raise billions of dollars for infrastructure projects.

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New dams considered to protect Ipswich, Brisbane

The government is considering raising Wivenhoe Dam by eight metres.

Tony Moore Government will announce by Christmas which of eight prospective dams it could build first.

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Legacy Way and BaT tunnel to be linked, ending long commute from western suburbs

Bus/rail tunnel

Tony Moore One of Brisbane's worst traffic crawls - the bus trip from the western suburbs through the city and out to the southside - is set to be shortened by more than 15 minutes.

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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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Salvation Army leader sorry for abuse

Salvation Army 
Commissioner James Condon launches the Red Shield Appeal for 2014 in Brisbane.

Tony Moore Salvation Army leader apologises for breaching ‘‘trust’’ of community as he launched the Salvation Army’s Red Shield Appeal for 2014 in Brisbane.

Bonded store buildings link to key parts of Brisbane history, says submission

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Tony Moore The O'Reilly family that is linked to three century-old buildings in Margaret Street facing demolition are pioneers of the Australian steamship trade and a key part of Brisbane's port history.

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Walkabout Creek won't become theme park, says government

Tony Moore The Queensland government says it has ‘‘no intention’’ of reducing ranger-led activities in a $2.5 million revamp of the Walkabout Creek centre at The Gap.

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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.

Public service job cuts continue with 30 more redundancies

Queensland government sheds 30 more public service jobs.

Tony Moore Queensland's public servants fear a second wave of retrenchments after confirmation that 30 positions were quietly abolished in the Environment Portfolio three weeks ago.

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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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Clive Palmer blames Rupert Murdoch for Kevin Rudd defeat

Kevin Rudd Clive Palmer

Tony Moore Clive Palmer believes Kevin Rudd was the ‘‘victim of a relentless and self-serving propaganda’’ campaign waged by Rupert Murdoch’s media empire.

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