Thousands visit Brisbane Open House

LUCINDA KENT Thousands of sightseers toured parts of the river city usually closed to the public for the Brisbane Open House weekend. Held in conjunction with World Architecture Day, Brisbane Open House offered tours of 71 architecturally … [Read more...]

The man who would be king

LUCINDA KENT It is sweaty, dark and loud in a crowded upstairs room in Brisbane’s confusingly-titled Melbourne Hotel on an unseasonably warm September night.Lithe young things clutching their iPhones in one hand and their vodka, lime and sodas in the … [Read more...]

Bomb threat at Sunshine Coast train station

LUCINDA KENT BREAKING: Nambour train station has been evacuated as Queensland Police respond to a bomb threat. Police were notified of the threat around 8.45 am and Translink has confirmed all trains have been diverted from the … [Read more...]

Albo launches leadership bid in Brisbane

LUCINDA KENT Anthony Albanese’s campaign to become leader of the Labor party has officially launched in Brisbane. The Federal Member for Grayndler is running against Bill Shorten in the first Labor leadership contest to be voted on by every … [Read more...]