QLD Government to tackle domestic violence

JARRAD BOYD The QLD Government today launched a new six year plan aimed at preventing domestic violence against women. The Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence Shannon Fentiman launched several key actions via the QLD … [Read more...]

More funding to protect QLD elderly from fraud

JARRAD BOYD The Palaszczuk government has increased funding for the Seniors Enquiry Line in a bid to increase the level of senior citizens safeguarded against financial fraud and abuse. Premier Anastacia Palaszczuk detailed plans to increase … [Read more...]

Media chiefs lobby for change

JARRAD BOYD The heads of some of Australia's largest media outlets have appealed to the government to reform some of the industries long standing regulations in the face of a changing media landscape. Fairfax Media Chief Executive, Greg … [Read more...]

N-Bomb to blame for Gold Coast overdoses

JARRAD BOYD The psychoactive drug NBOMe or N-Bomb is to blame for up to 16 overdoses and one death in and around Surfers Paradise over the weekend of the 15th and 16th of October. It was initially thought that the drug which had caused all … [Read more...]

Four dead at Dreamworld following accident

JARRAD BOYD Four people have been killed at one of Australia's most popular theme parks, Dreamworld. Police were called to the Gold Coast theme park early Tuesday afternoon following reports that a number of people had been injured on one … [Read more...]

Teacher increase combats low graduate employment rates

  JARRAD BOYD A planned increase to the amount of teachers available to public schools could potentially combat the lack of graduate jobs for education students. The Palaszczuk Government recently announced that it will be increasing the … [Read more...]

Public opinion on same-sex marriage plebiscite push back

JARRAD BOYD The Federal Government has recently announced that it will be pushing back the date of the proposed same-sex marriage plebiscite until next year, leading to concerns from the public. This news is seen by some Queensland voters … [Read more...]

Employees unhappy with Suncorp catering company

JARRAD BOYD   O'Brien Group Australia, the company who currently holds the catering contract for Suncorp Stadium, has recently come under fire from employees unhappy with the company's current standards. Employees at the stadium have … [Read more...]

BBC set to sue Ex-Top Gear hosts over similarities

JARRAD BOYD Ex-Top Gear presenters, Jeremy Clarkson, James May and Richard Hammond could face legal action from the BBC over any similarities between their new show The Grand Tour and BBC's Top Gear, according to the show's … [Read more...]