Tony Moore

Tony Moore

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

Heritage trails step into history of Brisbane suburbs

Tony Moore New heritage trails through Albion, Indooroopilly and Ascot released.

Brisbane trams investigated by Newman in 2007

Brisbane has flirted with a return to light rail several times in recent years.

Tony Moore Queensland's premier Campbell Newman had Brisbane City Council investigate the viability of returning trams to Brisbane's streets in 2007 when he was Brisbane's lord mayor.

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Boarding houses come at high price for Brisbane battlers

Homeless

Tony Moore Battlers in Brisbane's inner-city boarding houses are now paying more rent than those living in government-subsidised crisis housing.

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Rising land costs pushing boarding homes into the suburbs

Boarding homes in Brisbane city are continuing to move to the suburbs

Tony Moore The gentrification of inner-city Brisbane has shrunk the number of private boarding homes by up to three-quarters, one long-term, private boarding home owner has said.

Brisbane's City Plan 2012 revealed

Brisbane during Riverfire

Tony Moore The Brisbane of 2031 is predicted and planned for in the new draft City Plan.

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Traffic may return to Brunswick Street Mall

Brunswick Street Mall

Tony Moore Brisbane's Brunswick Street Mall could be re-opened to day traffic by June, according to Fortitude Valley's main business group.

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Wrong men convicted of infamous nightclub arson?

The aftermath of the Whiskey Au Go Go firebombing.

Tony Moore Until the 1996 Port Arthur massacre, this Fortitude Valley street corner was the site of Australia's worst mass murder, the March 8, 1973 Whiskey Au Go Go firebombing.

Brunswick Street Mall to lose grungy image

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Photograph taken by Michelle Smith on Friday 19th October, 2012.
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Brunswick Street Mall, Fortitude Valley.

Tony Moore Brisbane's grunge centre of the 1980s and 1990s – Fortitude Valley's Brunswick Street Mall – is set to get a $4 million makeover that will shake off its shabby image.

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Redesign will rid Valley mall of clutter

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Tony Moore Brisbane’s lord mayor Graham Quirk this morning unveils plans for a $4 million revamp of the Fortitude Valley Mall.

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Valley set to host live theatre and street music

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Tony Moore Talks are underway for a new live theatre venue in Fortitude Valley.

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Tell him he's 'dreaming': mayor's bold bridge plan dismissed

Bridge

Tony Moore Transport Minister Annastacia Palaszczuk has today poured cold water on Brisbane City Council’s ambitious plans to build a second 'green bridge' to ease congestion.

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Lord Mayor Quirk talks up bikeways grand plan

Porsche’s $11,000 pushbike (Thumbnail)

Tony Moore Spending on Brisbane bikeways will increase to $120 million over the next four years, Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has pledged as part of his re-election bid.