Tony Moore

Tony Moore

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

Dramatic state government changes save BCC $1b rates headache

Tony Moore The Queensland Government on Wednesday night dramatically staved off a potential $2.3 billion challenge from Queensland's ratepayers against 20 of the state's biggest councils.

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.

Rates challenge hits council budgets

Up to 20 local councils in Queensland could be affected by court action over the collection of rates.

Tony Moore Budgets about to be handed down in 20 of Queensland’s biggest councils face disarray with a court challenge over their rates policies unlikely to be heard before Christmas.

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Beattie ready to help reshape Labor if asked

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Tony Moore Former Queensland Labor premier Peter Beattie has said he is prepared to act as a facilitator in a reform of Queensland Labor, if he were asked to do so.

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