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Victoria Bridge redesign spells delays for West End bus services

Victoria Bridge redesign spells delays for West End bus services

'We should not be cannibalising frequency and reliability of one service to improve the Metro,' local councillor Jonathan Sri as deputy mayor Adrian Schrinner explains West End buses will give way to Metro services.

  • by Tony Moore

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Shark attacks could take bite out of Queensland's tourism sector
Shark

Shark attacks could take bite out of Queensland's tourism sector

It comes as figures reveal about one-third of animals killed by Queensland's shark control program on the Great Barrier Reef were considered not dangerous.

  • by Felicity Caldwell
'I can't put myself in another woman's shoes': Premier opens up on abortion
Abortion

'I can't put myself in another woman's shoes': Premier opens up on abortion

A passionate Annastacia Palaszczuk admitted she had friends who had made difficult decisions about abortion, as she called for respectful debate on the issue.

  • by Felicity Caldwell
Queensland home aged-care program spared the axe
Aged-care

Queensland home aged-care program spared the axe

A free Queensland in-home aged-care service will continue, after the health minister stepped in to stop it being axed.

  • by Stuart Layt
'This is not a sinkhole': Rangers monitor landslip on hungry Queensland beach
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'This is not a sinkhole': Rangers monitor landslip on hungry Queensland beach

It is believed the landslip, at Inskip Point near Rainbow Beach, happened overnight and now spans 200-300 metres.

Queensland government boosts funding for HIV prevention
Health

Queensland government boosts funding for HIV prevention

More Queenslanders will be able to access prevention treatment for HIV with the state government increasing its funding of efforts to help people take the drug.

  • by Sonia Kohlbacher
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'Rangey McRange Face' among suggestions for new Queensland road
Roads

'Rangey McRange Face' among suggestions for new Queensland road

Minister says the more frivolous names submitted for major piece of Queensland infrastructure did not have the support of the mayor.

  • by Felicity Caldwell
Virus discovery offers new means of controlling Queensland's cane toad
Science

Virus discovery offers new means of controlling Queensland's cane toad

Cane toad DNA holds the key to its destruction, scientists say.

  • by Alison Brown
Law to address one of the 'great dark sins of our time'
Child abuse

Law to address one of the 'great dark sins of our time'

Queensland survivors of institutional child abuse will be able to access compensation and counselling.

  • by Felicity Caldwell
Strawberry copycats are wasting police time, says Queensland Premier
Food safety

Strawberry copycats are wasting police time, says Queensland Premier

Copycat strawberry tampering has been denounced as worse than the original crime, as the federal government matches a $1 million assistance package.

  • by Felicity Caldwell
Spike in cases of life-threatening lung disease in workers
Healthcare

Spike in cases of life-threatening lung disease in workers

Six compensation claims have been made for terminal cases of a workplace disease following a spike in Queensland.

  • by Felicity Caldwell