Tony Moore

Tony Moore

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

Development to bring 1500 units to West End

Tony Moore A Sydney developer has paid $42 million for a West End building site, with plans to build up to 1500 apartments in the suburb over the next five years.

Police chalk up West End confrontation

The 'I heart Bikies' graffiti at West End.

Tony Moore A man who was taken to the West End police station by five heavily-armed officers for writing in chalk, "I Love Bikies", on the footpath of the suburb's main street has labelled the reaction...

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Inside Brisbane's billion dollar inner-city land debate

Kurilpa

Tony Moore From the air over South Brisbane you can see how out-of-place the series of industrial sites along the Brisbane River opposite Milton – virtually in the middle of the city – are in 2014.

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Developers to learn today of lucrative riverfront land plans

The section of land set to be sold to developers.

Tony Moore A masterplan which outlines how almost a billion dollars worth of Brisbane's lucrative riverfront land can be developed is to be explained in detail to developers at a $150-a-head lunch today.

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New vision for South Brisbane includes two new parks, amphitheatre

An artist's impression of the revamped riverfront.

Tony Moore The old Parmalat Milk Factory on the river at South Brisbane will become a park and an amphitheatre will be built nearby as part of Brisbane City Council’s new vision for South Brisbane.

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South Brisbane's Parmalat warns shifting costs 'hundreds of millions of dollars'

Kurilpa

Tony Moore Land occupier Parmalat's Milk has dropped a brick of reality into plans to revitalise South Brisbane by saying it would cost them several "hundreds of millions of dollars" for them to shift and they...

Light rail should be part of South Brisbane's future: residents

Tony Moore It is time for light rail in South Brisbane and South Bank, West End Community Association president Dr Erin Evans said after Thursday's launch of a South Brisbane master plan.

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Billion dollar shake-up for riverside Brisbane revealed

Kurilpa Point is set to undergo a billion dollar redevelopment.

Tony Moore The biggest shake-up of riverside Brisbane since the re-development of the Teneriffe Woolshed’s 20 years ago will get underway on Tuesday as Brisbane City Council begins to drip feed details of...

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Kurilpa development: Brisbane's new land debate

Tony Moore Residents and officials have their say on the proposed 25-hectare development at South Brisbane.

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Brisbane's car park gold mines revealed

Brisbane City Council expects to receive $20.89 million from parking meters and $27.9 million from parking fines in 2014-15.

Tony Moore Figures reveal Brisbane's parking revenue hotspots, with the council set to rake in $48 million from parking meters and fines in the next year.

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Brisbane architect marked the shift to city's organic lines

Revered architect Blair Wilson.

Tony Moore A Brisbane architect who designed Brisbane’s La Boite Theatre and the iconic Greek Orthodox Church at West End has been remembered as moving Brisbane architecture style away from...

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1860s home on ABC Toowong site heritage listed

The Middenbury house, on the old ABC site at Toowong, will be preserved.

Tony Moore A well-preserved 1860s home built on the former ABC site at Toowong has been added to Queensland’s Heritage Register.

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Development

New $900m mega-suburb touted for Brisbane

A new $900m development is touted for The Gap.

Tony Moore More than 1350 homes are proposed a $900 million new suburb in 227 hectares of bushland right next to D’Aguilar National Park at The Gap.

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Caloundra and Ipswich tops for solar: Energex

Contrary to Treasurer Tim Nicholls' comments Ipswich and Caboolture are Queensland's solar hotspots.

Tony Moore The retirees, holiday makers and young families of Caloundra and the working class city of Ipswich have Southeast Queensland’s highest proportion of solar systems according to a breakdown of...

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South Brisbane Telstra outage hits homes and business

Tony Moore Almost 300 won't get services back until Wednesday afternoon.

TransApex is dead - bring on the River's Edge

Brisbane Lord Mayor Graham Quirk.

Tony Moore and Kim Stephen Quirk’s council is finally beginning to leave Newman’s infrastructure legacy behind.

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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.

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 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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