Tony Moore

Tony Moore

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

Rates challenge hits council budgets

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.

Dramatic state government changes save BCC $1b rates headache

Houses

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.

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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.

Beattie ready to help reshape Labor if asked

Rudd Beattie

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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