Tony Moore

Tony Moore

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

Gold Coast homeless rate soaring

Tony Moore The number of homeless people on the Gold Coast has soared, with a local charity recording up to 40 families living in cars, about 400 “rough sleepers” and a total of 4500 homeless people...

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Brisbane woman leads NASA's search for life on Mars

Mars (Thumbnail)

Tony Moore An “extraordinarily brilliant” Brisbane woman – named one of the world’s leading scientific minds in 2006 – is now leading NASA’s search for life on Mars.

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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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MH17 victims Roger and Jill Guard remembered

Roger and Jill Guard with their daughter, Amanda.

Tony Moore Toowoomba’s Empire Theatre overflows as the community celebrates the lives Toowoomba's Roger and Jill Guard, who died in the MH17 disaster.

Three Brisbane men charged with bikie torture payback

Bandidos paraphernalia uncovered during raids as part of Operation Mike Groundspeed.

Tony Moore A man was allegedly tasered and beaten unconcious by three men with Bandidos links in a "get square" attack iin suburban Brisbane.

Allison Baden-Clay - back to where it began

Baden-Clay

Tony Moore Karen Bagenal walks down the Redbank street where she grew up next to her cousin, Allison Baden-Clay.

New twist on car pooling could save $100 a week

CommuterXpress carpooler Mark Vaney with Brisbane's deputy mayor, Cr Adrian Schrinner.

Tony Moore Car pooling is back, but with a difference.

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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Asylum seeker debate 'toxic': Rob Cavalluci

Queensland MP Robert Cavallucci

Tony Moore Australians want a multicultural society but the debate about asylum seekers had become clouded by the determination to stop people smugglers, says Queensland’s Assistant Minister for...

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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 Transport chief to leave post after 14 years

BCC has refused to renew Brisbane Transport chief Alan Warren's contract.

Tony Moore Brisbane City Council has sacked the man who has made Brisbane’s buses run on time for the past 14 years, as it opens the door to privatising Brisbane’s profitable bus runs.

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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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New monument for Bert Hinkler's Italian crash site

Queensland aviation pioneer Bert Hinkler (right).

Tony Moore The fame of a once world-renowned Queensland flying ace is being reignited with the help of the only Australian - a Brisbane man from Capalaba - to know where Bert Hinkler crashed and died in the...

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More than 100,000 visit Brisbane's Night Noodle Markets

Crowds of up to 28,500 a night have flocked to the Night Noodle Markets.

Tony Moore Brisbane’s first Night Noodle Markets have won Lord Mayor Graham Quirk’s heart – and stomach – with more than 100,000 people so far joining the feast at South Bank.

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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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Jones tops Labor's wish list for Ashgrove

Kate Jones campaigning on voting day 2012.

Tony Moore Former environment minster Kate Jones is still Labor’s number one choice for the seat of Ashgrove, which Premier Campbell Newman won from her in 2012.

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ALP membership has doubled: Palaszczuk

Queensland opposition leader Annastacia Palaszczuk with Stafford by-election candidate Anthony Lynham.

Tony Moore More than 4000 people have joined the Queensland branch of the ALP since its crushing 2012 election loss.

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All aboard - GC light rail takes off

The G

Tony Moore A little taste of the future opened on the Gold Coast this morning when commuters finally got on board The G – the $1.2 billion Gold Coast light rail link between Southport and Broadbeach.

Putin not welcome at G20: Newman

Russian president Vladimir Putin.

Tony Moore Russian president Vladimir Putin would not be welcome in Brisbane for the G20 conference in November if he does not make sure the MH17 crash site in the Ukraine is immediately secured for...

Petition calls for probe into Barrett centre closure

Tony Moore An online petition calling for a formal Commission of Inquiry into the handling of the closure of the Barrett Adolescent Psychiatric Centre at Wacol has this morning been set up by a former worker.

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