Further industrial action roll out as bus disputes continue

LAUREN BERICHON Bus drivers refused to accept payments from passengers last week as negotiations over wages, safety and rostering systems broke down between the Rail, Train and Bus union and the Brisbane City Council.  The dispute between bus … [Read more...]

Buses driving Brisbane Council crazy

LAUREN BERICHON Last week, bus drivers joined council employees in industrial actions as the Rail, Tram and Bus and the Australian Workers’ Unions feud with the Brisbane City Council continued. Commuters did not have to pay for their journey on … [Read more...]

Broadbeach Country Music Festival celebrates 5th birthday

LAUREN BERICHON The Broadbeach Country Music Festival celebrated its fifth year in style last Friday,  combining the picturesque sandy beaches of the Gold Coast with both classic and modern country music. The weekend long festival showcased the … [Read more...]