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Lime's scooters squeeze out more than half a million rides in Brisbane

Lime's scooters squeeze out more than half a million rides in Brisbane

As the end of a trial period looms, concerns persist about injuries and riders not wearing helmets.

  • by Felicity Caldwell

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Miles doesn't want Queensland Health money used for Davis payout
Queensland Health

Miles doesn't want Queensland Health money used for Davis payout

Queensland Health Minister Steven Miles doesn't want Queensland Health to foot the bill for a discrimination payout for former LNP MP Dr Chris Davis.

  • by Stuart Layt, Felicity Caldwell and Cameron Atfield
Queensland will 'redefine murder' to keep child killers in jail longer
Queensland courts

Queensland will 'redefine murder' to keep child killers in jail longer

The Premier says new laws will mean stronger sentences are imposed when people take the lives of the most vulnerable - children, the elderly and the disabled.

  • by Felicity Caldwell
After 89 days away, Queensland's politicians are heading back to Parliament

After 89 days away, Queensland's politicians are heading back to Parliament

The government's waste levy, revenge porn and human rights legislation are all soon to be up for debate.

  • by Felicity Caldwell
The man who rebuilt Queensland now has control of the state's finances
Jackie Trad

The man who rebuilt Queensland now has control of the state's finances

A new under treasurer has been appointed in the Queensland public service, accountable to Treasurer Jackie Trad.

  • by Felicity Caldwell
Mining skills could be Queensland's ticket to Mars
Government

Mining skills could be Queensland's ticket to Mars

A Queensland inquiry is probing how the state can leverage more jobs from the international space race.

  • by Felicity Caldwell
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$1.4 million budget blowout from student IT program 'in crisis'
Government

$1.4 million budget blowout from student IT program 'in crisis'

TAFE Queensland's IT system is "in crisis", according to the LNP, after costs for its student management system were 32 per cent higher than budgeted.

  • by Felicity Caldwell
Interstate trucks dumping rubbish would stretch from Brisbane to Mackay
Recycling

Interstate trucks dumping rubbish would stretch from Brisbane to Mackay

The amount of trash dumped in Queensland from interstate has reached a staggering rubbish record.

  • by Felicity Caldwell
Racing identity was the Liberal National Party's biggest donor

Racing identity was the Liberal National Party's biggest donor

Official data reveals Labor had a bigger election war chest leading into the state election, as a property developer donation ban cruelled LNP's fighting fund.

  • by Felicity Caldwell
Billionaire Sultan of Brunei gave police $14,000 cash, register shows
Queensland Police

Billionaire Sultan of Brunei gave police $14,000 cash, register shows

Several Queensland police officers were assigned to the Sultan, one of the wealthiest individuals in the world, during his stay in Cairns.

  • by Felicity Caldwell
The high-end Brisbane restaurant you probably don't know you own
Government

The high-end Brisbane restaurant you probably don't know you own

Down the end of George Street, a team of highly skilled chefs are producing gourmet fare for those in the know.

  • by Felicity Caldwell